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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Software Development
Rank 65 74 88
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +14
Contract jobs citing Android Development 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.45% 0.30% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.41% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
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£375 £406 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 - £37.50
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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
599 729 861
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 67.45% 73.49% 68.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 327 282
Average daily rate £400 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £506 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 8
Average hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 21 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 10 (100.00%) Android
2 8 (80.00%) Apple iOS
3 7 (70.00%) iOS Development
4 6 (60.00%) HTML
4 6 (60.00%) XML
4 6 (60.00%) JSON
4 6 (60.00%) HTML5
5 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (50.00%) CSS
5 5 (50.00%) SOAP
5 5 (50.00%) Windows
5 5 (50.00%) CSS3
5 5 (50.00%) Mobile App
6 4 (40.00%) jQuery
6 4 (40.00%) Sencha
6 4 (40.00%) Sencha Touch
7 3 (30.00%) Java
7 3 (30.00%) Web Services
7 3 (30.00%) OO
7 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
7 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
7 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (30.00%) Subversion
7 3 (30.00%) Ajax
7 3 (30.00%) Smartphone
7 3 (30.00%) Web Development
7 3 (30.00%) QA
7 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (30.00%) Time Management
7 3 (30.00%) REST

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (20.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Mobile Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 3 (30.00%) Mobile Web Developer
5 3 (30.00%) Applications Developer
5 3 (30.00%) Android Developer
6 2 (20.00%) Android Software Engineer
6 2 (20.00%) UI Programmer
6 2 (20.00%) Web Applications Developer
6 2 (20.00%) UI Developer
6 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) XML
1 6 (60.00%) JSON
1 6 (60.00%) HTML5
2 5 (50.00%) CSS3
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (40.00%) Sencha Touch
3 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) REST
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) Ajax
5 2 (20.00%) Spring
5 2 (20.00%) Struts
5 2 (20.00%) Struts2
5 2 (20.00%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (30.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (20.00%) Graphic Design
3 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (10.00%) iPhone
4 1 (10.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Android
2 8 (80.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) Web Development
2 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Time Management
3 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Content Management
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Sencha
2 1 (10.00%) Syclo
2 1 (10.00%) SAP