The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 29 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Contract jobs citing Android 12 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 3.81% 0.99% 2.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.82% 5.77% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 2
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £305 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £345 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-37.69% -
Android
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
55 52 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 17.46% 17.16% 19.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 19
Average daily rate £370 £225 £233
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.44% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £110 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £318 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £19.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -9.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.40 £16.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £21.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Android
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -4 2 £175 -46.15% 3
Street - 2 £331 -
Taunton - 1 - -
Android
South West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing Android 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.

1 11 (84.62%) Apple iOS
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) JIRA
3 8 (61.54%) Confluence
4 7 (53.85%) SAP
4 7 (53.85%) Mobile App
5 6 (46.15%) Java
6 5 (38.46%) OO
6 5 (38.46%) QA
6 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (38.46%) Android SDK
6 5 (38.46%) Android Development
7 4 (30.77%) iOS Development
7 4 (30.77%) Android Studio
7 4 (30.77%) HTML5
7 4 (30.77%) iOS SDK
7 4 (30.77%) SAP HANA
7 4 (30.77%) Data Analytics
7 4 (30.77%) Bitbucket
7 4 (30.77%) Analytics
7 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
7 4 (30.77%) User Experience
7 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (30.77%) Data Structures
7 4 (30.77%) JSON
7 4 (30.77%) Retail
7 4 (30.77%) HTML
7 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
7 4 (30.77%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (30.77%) J2ME

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing Android 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (61.54%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (30.77%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) JIRA
2 4 (30.77%) Android Studio
2 4 (30.77%) Bitbucket
2 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
2 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 4 (30.77%) IntelliJ
2 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) eggPlant
General
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 3 (23.08%) Electronics
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 3 (23.08%) Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Android Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Development Project Leader
2 4 (30.77%) iOS Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Project Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Tester
3 2 (15.38%) iOS Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Android Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Android SDK
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) HTML5
2 4 (30.77%) iOS SDK
2 4 (30.77%) J2EE
2 4 (30.77%) J2ME
2 4 (30.77%) J2SE
2 4 (30.77%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Mobile App
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) Data Structures
2 4 (30.77%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Apple iOS
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Android Development
2 5 (38.46%) OO
2 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (30.77%) Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) Data Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) iOS Development
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
6 1 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) SAP
Somerset
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