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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 53 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Android 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.18% - 0.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.93% - 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £375 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+116.66% +15.38%
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
108 143 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 19.78% 20.37% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 117 67
Median daily rate £425 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £288 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 8
Median hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £11.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +11.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.52 £10.15 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £21.00 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Google Play
2 1 (25.00%) PhoneGap
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (25.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (25.00%) GIS
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) OpenText
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Google Play
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (25.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) OpenText
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
1 1 (25.00%) Xamarin