The table below looks at the statistics for Android Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android Development over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Software Development
Rank 69 73 64
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing Android Development 3 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.30% 0.48% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.64% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
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£400 £181 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+121.60% -52.02%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
666 778 569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 66.93% 74.95% 72.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 401 244
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 15
Average hourly rate £21.55 £22.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.55 £16.00 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £180.00 £31.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

Android Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android Development across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Android Development Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Android Development
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Android Development Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Android Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android Development across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Android Development Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Android Development 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 Development.

1 4 (100.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) EMV
3 2 (50.00%) Smartcard
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) NFC
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) Device Driver
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) ISO 8583
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) SELinux
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Xamarin
4 1 (25.00%) Android SDK
4 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Google
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) Life Science
4 1 (25.00%) SQLite
4 1 (25.00%) iOS SDK
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Android Development 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 Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQLite
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Platform Architect
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (25.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) EMV
1 2 (50.00%) Smartcard
1 2 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (25.00%) Life Science
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Kanban
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) Xamarin