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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 73 68 61
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing Android 2 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.20% 0.82% 1.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.80% 3.04% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 9
Median daily rate £313 £294 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +23.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £13.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+159.25% -58.46%
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
251 263 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.95% 27.11% 23.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 131 113
Median daily rate £380 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £204 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £18.55 £14.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.83% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £22.06 £18.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

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 21 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) PhoneGap
2 2 (66.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (66.67%) Xamarin
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Publishing
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Cordova
2 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Development
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 2 (66.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Cordova
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) PhoneGap
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Android Development
1 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Xamarin