The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank - 63 -
Contract jobs citing Android 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.62% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 3.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £15.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -51.53%
Android
Wales

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

Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
147 131 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 24.79% 20.44% 30.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 83 66
Average daily rate £350 £313 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +1.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £135 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £458 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 17
Average hourly rate £11.50 £12.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.88 £16.45 £15.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) Google Apps
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Google
2 2 (40.00%) Silverlight
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Xamarin
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (40.00%) Android Development
2 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (40.00%) BYOD
3 1 (20.00%) AirWatch
3 1 (20.00%) NetMotion Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8

Android
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Google Apps
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (40.00%) Android Development
1 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Development
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Google
1 2 (40.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (20.00%) NetMotion Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft