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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 51 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Android 13 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.81% - 0.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.26% - 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Median daily rate £344 - £233
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £21.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+72.09% -6.52%

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
106 300 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.76% 29.70% 23.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 189 116
Median daily rate £500 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.66% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 11
Median hourly rate £30.91 £32.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.89% +56.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £160.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +8.10%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 12 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 9 (42.86%) Java
3 7 (33.33%) Windows
3 7 (33.33%) Apple
3 7 (33.33%) Xcode
3 7 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 7 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 7 (33.33%) Mobile Development
4 6 (28.57%) Android Studio
4 6 (28.57%) Apple Swift
4 6 (28.57%) Service Design
4 6 (28.57%) LTE
4 6 (28.57%) Degree
4 6 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 6 (28.57%) QA
4 6 (28.57%) SQL
5 5 (23.81%) GSM
5 5 (23.81%) WCDMA
5 5 (23.81%) Project Management
5 5 (23.81%) HSPA
5 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (23.81%) Publishing
5 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
5 5 (23.81%) Coaching
5 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (19.05%) Samsung
6 4 (19.05%) Office 365
6 4 (19.05%) Finance
6 4 (19.05%) JIRA

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 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (9.52%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (4.76%) Bluemix
4 1 (4.76%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) LTE
2 5 (23.81%) GSM
2 5 (23.81%) HSPA
2 5 (23.81%) WCDMA
3 4 (19.05%) Internet
4 2 (9.52%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (9.52%) VPN
4 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Xcode
2 6 (28.57%) Android Studio
3 4 (19.05%) JIRA
4 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 3 (14.29%) Selenium
4 3 (14.29%) WebDriver
5 2 (9.52%) Appium
5 2 (9.52%) Bugzilla
5 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
5 2 (9.52%) LoadRunner
5 2 (9.52%) SoapUI
5 2 (9.52%) Subversion
6 1 (4.76%) Calabash
6 1 (4.76%) JMeter
6 1 (4.76%) JUnit
General
1 5 (23.81%) Publishing
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Applications Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Automation Test Lead
4 2 (9.52%) Lead Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Android Developer
5 1 (4.76%) iOS Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) JSON
1 3 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) REST
2 2 (9.52%) Worklight
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (4.76%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 7 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 6 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 6 (28.57%) Service Design
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Coaching
3 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
3 5 (23.81%) Project Management
3 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (14.29%) BDD
4 3 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 3 (14.29%) Mobile First
5 2 (9.52%) Android Development
5 2 (9.52%) API Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (9.52%) Defect Management
5 2 (9.52%) Email Management
5 2 (9.52%) Load Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 6 (28.57%) Apple Swift
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) C
5 1 (4.76%) C++
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Apple
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Samsung
3 3 (14.29%) IBM
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) Dell
4 2 (9.52%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) Remedy