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 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 61 38 51
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +13
Contract jobs citing Android 8 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.09% 2.38% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.15% 10.00% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
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£363 £325 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -51.53%
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
193 120 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 26.33% 23.76% 23.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 53 72
Average daily rate £375 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £190 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 25 13
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £8.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £17.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%

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 7 July 2015. 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
Abingdon - 3 - - 1
Oxford -22 2 £300 -29.41% 2
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 8 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) Lync
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Android Development
5 3 (21.43%) iOS Development
5 3 (21.43%) User Experience
5 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) REST
5 3 (21.43%) Games
5 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) Subversion
6 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (14.29%) Dell
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) ActionScript
6 2 (14.29%) .NET
6 2 (14.29%) Flash
6 2 (14.29%) Node.js
6 2 (14.29%) ActionScript 3.0
6 2 (14.29%) ActionScript 2.0
6 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (14.29%) QA
7 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (7.14%) Android SDK

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 4 (28.57%) Lync
2 2 (14.29%) Node.js
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
1 1 (7.14%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SMTP
1 1 (7.14%) PPP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) PPTP
1 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (7.14%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Android Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Flash Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) ETL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) ETL Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) ActionScript Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Service Support Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Java Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) REST
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) Flash
3 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.14%) Spring
3 1 (7.14%) JSF
3 1 (7.14%) Ajax
3 1 (7.14%) Java EE
3 1 (7.14%) RESTful
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) SOAP
3 1 (7.14%) Struts
3 1 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.14%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile Games
2 1 (7.14%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) CCTV
2 1 (7.14%) Graphic Design
2 1 (7.14%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Android Development
2 3 (21.43%) iOS Development
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (7.14%) ETL Development
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) ActionScript
2 2 (14.29%) ActionScript 3.0
2 2 (14.29%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Dell
2 1 (7.14%) Informatica
2 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.14%) Bloomberg
2 1 (7.14%) Perforce