The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 5 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Android 19 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 16.10% 0.98% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.25% 2.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 0
Median daily rate £463 £100 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+362.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.84% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+169.23% -62.85%
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
51 34 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 43.22% 33.33% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 17 13
Median daily rate £425 £170 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -43.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £108 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £340 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 6
Median hourly rate £47.83 £13.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+267.92% -38.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.28 £45.50 £42.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.85 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +2.25%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth region citing Android as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Android Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for Android.

1 21 (80.77%) Android Development
2 17 (65.38%) RESTful
3 16 (61.54%) Google
4 15 (57.69%) Android Studio
5 14 (53.85%) Google Play
6 13 (50.00%) Gradle
6 13 (50.00%) Release Management
7 11 (42.31%) Automated Testing
7 11 (42.31%) Java
8 9 (34.62%) Bluetooth
8 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
8 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
9 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
9 8 (30.77%) Android SDK
10 7 (26.92%) SQL
11 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (19.23%) Eclipse
12 5 (19.23%) OO
12 5 (19.23%) SDLC
12 5 (19.23%) Xamarin
13 4 (15.38%) Apple iOS
14 3 (11.54%) Node.js
14 3 (11.54%) Jasmine
14 3 (11.54%) C#
14 3 (11.54%) XML
14 3 (11.54%) SOAP
14 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
14 3 (11.54%) Scala
14 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
15 2 (7.69%) OAuth

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.54%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 14 (53.85%) Google Play
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 15 (57.69%) Android Studio
2 13 (50.00%) Gradle
3 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
4 5 (19.23%) Eclipse
5 3 (11.54%) Jasmine
6 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 21 (80.77%) Android Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Java Android Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Lead Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Test Automation Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Business IT Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.85%) IT Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) RESTful
2 8 (30.77%) Android SDK
3 3 (11.54%) SOAP
3 3 (11.54%) XML
4 2 (7.69%) Google Maps API
4 2 (7.69%) OAuth
5 1 (3.85%) Middleware
5 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Android Development
2 13 (50.00%) Release Management
3 11 (42.31%) Automated Testing
4 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
5 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (19.23%) OO
6 5 (19.23%) SDLC
7 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.69%) Analytics
8 2 (7.69%) Automation Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Scrum
9 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.85%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Java
2 7 (26.92%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) Scala
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Google
2 5 (19.23%) Xamarin
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft