The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 14 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Android 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.22% - 0.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.59% - 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Average daily rate £325 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £30.20 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-37.08% -7.07%
Android
Hampshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 37 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 25.37% 37.00% 20.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 9
Average daily rate £263 £305 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.85% -3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £260 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 6
Average hourly rate £11.50 £13.75 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.36% -56.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £33.75 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Android
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Android Development
3 5 (71.43%) Xamarin
3 5 (71.43%) Android SDK
3 5 (71.43%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
3 5 (71.43%) SDLC
4 3 (42.86%) SOAP
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) RESTful
5 2 (28.57%) Jasmine
5 2 (28.57%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) Google
6 1 (14.29%) Google Maps API
6 1 (14.29%) Android Studio

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
2 2 (28.57%) Jasmine
3 1 (14.29%) Android Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Android Developer
3 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Android SDK
2 3 (42.86%) RESTful
2 3 (42.86%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) Google Maps API
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Android Development
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) C#
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Xamarin
2 1 (14.29%) Google
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