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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 55 70 72
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Contract jobs citing Android 9 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.22% 0.41% 0.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.43% 1.65% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Median daily rate £225 £225 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £189 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £417 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £135.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £19.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +30.00%
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
140 243 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 19.02% 25.16% 23.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 138 123
Median daily rate £438 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £225 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 43 11
Median hourly rate £43.28 £30.90 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.06% +81.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.06 £17.50 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £79.39 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Reading region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Android Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 10 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 6 (42.86%) iOS Development
3 5 (35.71%) Android Development
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) C++
5 3 (21.43%) C
5 3 (21.43%) IBM
5 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
5 3 (21.43%) Mobile First
6 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
6 2 (14.29%) BDD
6 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
6 2 (14.29%) Office 365
6 2 (14.29%) Worklight
6 2 (14.29%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
6 2 (14.29%) Apple Swift
6 2 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (14.29%) Email Management
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 2 (14.29%) Samsung
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 2 (14.29%) HP
6 2 (14.29%) Dell
6 2 (14.29%) Citrix
6 2 (14.29%) LoadRunner

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Bluemix
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
1 2 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Bugzilla
1 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
1 2 (14.29%) LoadRunner
1 2 (14.29%) Selenium
1 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
1 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
2 1 (7.14%) Appium
2 1 (7.14%) JMeter
2 1 (7.14%) JUnit
2 1 (7.14%) Xcode
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Android Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Applications Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Automation Test Lead
3 2 (14.29%) iOS Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Lead Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Interface Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) UI Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Worklight
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) iOS SDK
2 1 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) RESTful
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) iOS Development
2 5 (35.71%) Android Development
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Mobile First
5 2 (14.29%) BDD
5 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
5 2 (14.29%) Email Management
5 2 (14.29%) Load Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) OOP
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) C
2 3 (21.43%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) Apple Swift
3 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
4 1 (7.14%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) IBM
2 2 (14.29%) Apple
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) Dell
2 2 (14.29%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Samsung
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Remedy
3 1 (7.14%) Xamarin