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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 61 58 66
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing Android 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.39% 0.40% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.08% 1.68% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £280 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £14.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -56.92%
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
185 119 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 35.71% 23.85% 22.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 80 78
Median daily rate £350 £305 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% +22.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £160 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 9 9
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.45 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.45% -22.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.74 £9.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £20.37 £17.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Android as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -17 1 £400 +42.85%
Android
Wales

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Android.

1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Scrum
2 9 (64.29%) HTML
2 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 9 (64.29%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) OOP
3 8 (57.14%) Subversion
3 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 8 (57.14%) HTML5
3 8 (57.14%) CSS3
4 7 (50.00%) BDD
4 7 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 7 (50.00%) TDD
5 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (35.71%) QUnit
5 5 (35.71%) Jasmine
5 5 (35.71%) Sinon.JS
5 5 (35.71%) Android Development
6 4 (28.57%) Analytics
6 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
6 4 (28.57%) Trac
6 4 (28.57%) RequireJS
6 4 (28.57%) Gherkin
6 4 (28.57%) Hudson
6 4 (28.57%) Ajax
6 4 (28.57%) JIRA
6 4 (28.57%) jQuery
6 4 (28.57%) RESTful
6 4 (28.57%) OO

Android
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (7.14%) Fireworks
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) HTTP
2 2 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth
3 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 8 (57.14%) Subversion
2 5 (35.71%) Jasmine
2 5 (35.71%) QUnit
2 5 (35.71%) Sinon.JS
3 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 4 (28.57%) Hudson
3 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 4 (28.57%) JIRA
3 4 (28.57%) Trac
4 1 (7.14%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Android Developer
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (21.43%) HTML CSS Developer
3 3 (21.43%) HTML Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (7.14%) iOS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) UI Developer
5 1 (7.14%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) CSS
1 9 (64.29%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) CSS3
2 8 (57.14%) HTML5
3 4 (28.57%) Ajax
3 4 (28.57%) Gherkin
3 4 (28.57%) jQuery
3 4 (28.57%) RequireJS
3 4 (28.57%) RESTful
3 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) Android SDK
4 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) W3C
2 3 (21.43%) User Experience
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Scrum
3 8 (57.14%) OOP
4 7 (50.00%) BDD
4 7 (50.00%) TDD
5 5 (35.71%) Android Development
5 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (28.57%) Analytics
6 4 (28.57%) MVC
6 4 (28.57%) OO
6 4 (28.57%) Project Management
6 4 (28.57%) SOA
7 3 (21.43%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 3 (21.43%) Mobile Development
8 2 (14.29%) Coaching
8 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 1 (7.14%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Firmware
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe
1 1 (7.14%) Apple
1 1 (7.14%) Google
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) VMware