The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 62 43 40
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -3
Contract jobs citing Android 4 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.55% 1.27% 2.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.68% 5.75% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
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£210 £258 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.44% -26.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.23% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-42.85% -2.77%
Android
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
149 87 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 20.36% 22.03% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 37 58
Average daily rate £325 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £115 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £513 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 20 22
Average hourly rate £14.20 £13.69 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.76% -21.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £8.55 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £18.50 £29.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Android across the Oxfordshire region.

Android Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Android across the Oxfordshire region.

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Android
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -23 2 - - 6
Wallingford - - - -
Wantage - - - - 1
Witney - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
Bicester - - - -
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Android also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Android.

1 6 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 5 (55.56%) Android Development
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 3 (33.33%) Client/Server
4 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Publishing
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 1 (11.11%) RESTful
5 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) Subversion
5 1 (11.11%) Spring
5 1 (11.11%) JSF
5 1 (11.11%) CMS
5 1 (11.11%) Bugzilla
5 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) Node.js
5 1 (11.11%) Kinect
5 1 (11.11%) REST
5 1 (11.11%) Facebook
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile App

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Android also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Android. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) Joomla!
1 1 (11.11%) Drupal
1 1 (11.11%) WordPress
1 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) RFID
1 1 (11.11%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Bugzilla
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (22.22%) Publishing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Android Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Android Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) Struts
1 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
1 1 (11.11%) Spring
1 1 (11.11%) JSF
1 1 (11.11%) Ajax
1 1 (11.11%) Java EE
1 1 (11.11%) JSON
1 1 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (11.11%) CakePHP
1 1 (11.11%) OAuth
1 1 (11.11%) RESTful
1 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
3 1 (11.11%) PKI
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Kinect
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Android Development
2 3 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Zend
1 1 (11.11%) Facebook