The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Reading region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Software Development
Rank 60 65 85
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +20
Contract jobs citing Android Development 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.68% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.31% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
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£375 £475 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +48.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-40.90% -5.71%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
608 652 836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 68.70% 70.41% 68.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 281 308
Average daily rate £400 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £224 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 8
Average hourly rate £18.00 £30.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.98% +110.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £22.85 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £37.50 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Android Development
Berkshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Android
2 10 (83.33%) Apple iOS
3 9 (75.00%) iOS Development
4 8 (66.67%) HTML5
4 8 (66.67%) JSON
4 8 (66.67%) HTML
4 8 (66.67%) XML
5 7 (58.33%) Windows
5 7 (58.33%) CSS
5 7 (58.33%) SOAP
5 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (58.33%) CSS3
6 6 (50.00%) Sencha Touch
6 6 (50.00%) Sencha
6 6 (50.00%) jQuery
7 5 (41.67%) Subversion
7 5 (41.67%) Ajax
7 5 (41.67%) REST
7 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
7 5 (41.67%) Blackberry
7 5 (41.67%) Web Services
7 5 (41.67%) OO
7 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
8 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
9 3 (25.00%) Smartphone
9 3 (25.00%) Web Development
9 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
9 3 (25.00%) Time Management
9 3 (25.00%) QA
9 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 2 (16.67%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Subversion
1 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (16.67%) Publishing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Mobile Developer
3 7 (58.33%) Web Developer
4 6 (50.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 5 (41.67%) Applications Developer
5 5 (41.67%) Mobile Web Developer
6 4 (33.33%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (25.00%) Android Developer
8 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
8 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
8 2 (16.67%) UI Developer
8 2 (16.67%) Android Software Engineer
8 2 (16.67%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) HTML5
1 8 (66.67%) JSON
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
1 8 (66.67%) XML
2 7 (58.33%) CSS
2 7 (58.33%) SOAP
2 7 (58.33%) CSS3
3 6 (50.00%) Sencha Touch
3 6 (50.00%) jQuery
4 5 (41.67%) Ajax
4 5 (41.67%) REST
4 5 (41.67%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) Struts
5 2 (16.67%) Spring
5 2 (16.67%) Struts2
5 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Blackberry
1 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (25.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 2 (16.67%) Graphic Design
3 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
4 1 (8.33%) iPad
4 1 (8.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Android
2 10 (83.33%) Apple iOS
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 5 (41.67%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) Web Development
3 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Time Management
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) OOP
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Content Management
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Sencha
2 1 (8.33%) Syclo
2 1 (8.33%) SAP