The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 66 69 62
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing Android 4 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.46% 0.12% 1.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.61% 0.46% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £324 £338 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.07% -32.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £14.25 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+14.91% -14.92%
Android
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
153 218 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.45% 26.20% 26.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 105 103
Median daily rate £375 £417 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.07% +19.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £263 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 36 15
Median hourly rate £24.06 £21.55 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.64% +30.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £24.12 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Android as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Android
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for Android.

1 4 (100.00%) Android Development
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Publishing
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) PhoneGap
2 2 (50.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Cordova

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Android Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Cordova
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) PhoneGap
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Android Development
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Xamarin