The table below looks at the statistics for Android Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android Development over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Software Development
Rank 130 119 120
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs citing Android Development 15 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.46% 0.17% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.24% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
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£394 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%
Android Development
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2399 1651 1812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 72.85% 69.90% 67.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1630 1082 1071
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 110 119
Average hourly rate £35.00 £28.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.00 £11.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Android Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android Development across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Android Development Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Android Development
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Android Development Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Android Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android Development across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Android Development Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Android Development
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Android Development Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Android Development
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Development within the South West region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
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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
Wiltshire - 6 £489 - 1
Bristol -9 5 £394 - 7
Dorset - 3 £350 - 5
Gloucestershire - 1 £350 -
Somerset - - - - 1
Cornwall - - - -
Devon - - - -
Android Development
England

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Android Development 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 Development.

1 24 (100.00%) Android
2 13 (54.17%) Apple iOS
3 12 (50.00%) iOS Development
4 10 (41.67%) Windows
5 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (37.50%) Mobile App
6 8 (33.33%) REST
6 8 (33.33%) Scrum
6 8 (33.33%) RESTful
6 8 (33.33%) Web Services
7 6 (25.00%) C#
7 6 (25.00%) .NET
7 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 6 (25.00%) Finance
7 6 (25.00%) Banking
7 6 (25.00%) Retail
7 6 (25.00%) Retail Banking
7 6 (25.00%) Sencha
7 6 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
7 6 (25.00%) Sencha Touch
8 5 (20.83%) Java
8 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
9 4 (16.67%) SQLite
9 4 (16.67%) PhoneGap
9 4 (16.67%) User Experience
9 4 (16.67%) Android SDK
10 3 (12.50%) JSON
10 3 (12.50%) CSS
10 3 (12.50%) HTML
11 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Android Development 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 Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) 3G
2 1 (4.17%) DLNA
2 1 (4.17%) DVB
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (8.33%) Xcode
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
1 6 (25.00%) Banking
1 6 (25.00%) Retail
1 6 (25.00%) Retail Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.17%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 15 (62.50%) Android Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Android Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.33%) iOS Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Android Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) REST
1 8 (33.33%) RESTful
1 8 (33.33%) Web Services
2 6 (25.00%) .NET
2 6 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
2 6 (25.00%) Sencha Touch
3 4 (16.67%) PhoneGap
3 4 (16.67%) Android SDK
4 3 (12.50%) JSON
4 3 (12.50%) CSS
4 3 (12.50%) HTML
5 2 (8.33%) HTML5
5 2 (8.33%) iOS SDK
6 1 (4.17%) Cocoa
6 1 (4.17%) JNI
6 1 (4.17%) XML
6 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 4 (16.67%) User Experience
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) STB
3 2 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Video on Demand
4 1 (4.17%) DTV
4 1 (4.17%) MPEG
4 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.17%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Android
2 13 (54.17%) Apple iOS
3 10 (41.67%) Windows
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Phone
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) Scrum
4 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.33%) B2C
5 2 (8.33%) Usability Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) TDD
5 2 (8.33%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.17%) Bug Management
6 1 (4.17%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (4.17%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Kanban
6 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Refactoring
6 1 (4.17%) Software Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (4.17%) OO
6 1 (4.17%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) C#
2 5 (20.83%) Java
2 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) C
3 2 (8.33%) C++
3 2 (8.33%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.17%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) HNC
2 1 (4.17%) HND
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Sencha
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