The first table below looks at the demand for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South Wales region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank - - 32
Contract jobs citing Android 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - - 1.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate - - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.09%
Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
125 69 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 21.97% 21.17% 23.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 46 38
Average daily rate £265 £313 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.20% +28.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £170 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 8
Average hourly rate £16.00 £11.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.46 £15.50 £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Android
Wales

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Android
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Android
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - - - - 1
Newport - - - -
Monmouthshire - - - -
Torfaen - - - - 3
Android
Wales

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) FatWire
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (50.00%) WebCenter
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Gradle
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database

Android
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Gradle
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) FatWire