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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Software Development
Rank 114 131 97
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -34
Contract jobs citing Android Development 36 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.08% 0.28% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 0.39% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 2 10
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£425 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% -4.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £39.75 -
% change year-on-year
-6.91% -
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
2532 2308 1598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.70% 72.99% 72.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1697 1522 1050
Average daily rate £400 £395 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +6.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 89 71
Average hourly rate £39.25 £34.85 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.62% +54.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £16.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
Bristol +16 22 £425 +47.82% 7
Wiltshire +1 3 £275 - 6
Devon - 3 £350 - 2
Gloucestershire - 2 £350 -
Cornwall - 1 - -
Android Development
England

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 65 (100.00%) Android
2 36 (55.38%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (49.23%) Apple iOS
4 27 (41.54%) Mobile App
5 25 (38.46%) iOS Development
5 25 (38.46%) E-Commerce
6 24 (36.92%) TDD
6 24 (36.92%) Scrum
7 23 (35.38%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (33.85%) Android SDK
9 19 (29.23%) REST
10 18 (27.69%) Objective-C
10 18 (27.69%) Windows
11 17 (26.15%) Web Services
12 15 (23.08%) JSON
13 14 (21.54%) JavaScript
14 13 (20.00%) .NET
14 13 (20.00%) HTML
14 13 (20.00%) Java
14 13 (20.00%) CSS
14 13 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
14 13 (20.00%) User Experience
15 12 (18.46%) Kanban
15 12 (18.46%) SQLite
16 11 (16.92%) Unit Testing
16 11 (16.92%) Windows Phone
16 11 (16.92%) C++
17 10 (15.38%) Telecoms
17 10 (15.38%) Software Engineering
17 10 (15.38%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (15.38%) Node.js
2 1 (1.54%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 5 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.85%) Internet
2 1 (1.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.46%) SQLite
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Robotium
1 5 (7.69%) Mechanoid
1 5 (7.69%) Robolectric
2 3 (4.62%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.08%) Grunt
3 2 (3.08%) gulp
3 2 (3.08%) Subversion
4 1 (1.54%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.54%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.54%) JUnit
4 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.23%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Games
3 5 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.69%) Electronics
3 5 (7.69%) Marketing
4 2 (3.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 52 (80.00%) Developer
2 37 (56.92%) Android Developer
3 11 (16.92%) Senior Developer
4 10 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 10 (15.38%) Android Software Engineer
4 10 (15.38%) iOS Developer
5 8 (12.31%) Mobile Developer
6 7 (10.77%) Senior Android Developer
6 7 (10.77%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Applications Developer
8 5 (7.69%) UI Developer
8 5 (7.69%) UI Programmer
9 4 (6.15%) Senior iOS Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Lead Developer
10 2 (3.08%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Lead Android Developer
11 1 (1.54%) AWS Developer
11 1 (1.54%) GUI Developer
11 1 (1.54%) C++ Developer
11 1 (1.54%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (33.85%) Android SDK
2 19 (29.23%) REST
3 17 (26.15%) Web Services
4 15 (23.08%) JSON
5 13 (20.00%) HTML
5 13 (20.00%) .NET
5 13 (20.00%) CSS
6 10 (15.38%) HTML5
7 7 (10.77%) iOS SDK
7 7 (10.77%) XML
7 7 (10.77%) OpenGL
8 5 (7.69%) J2ME
8 5 (7.69%) SOAP
8 5 (7.69%) ActionBarSherlock
9 3 (4.62%) Apache Cordova
9 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
10 2 (3.08%) RESTful
10 2 (3.08%) Sass
10 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.54%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 27 (41.54%) Mobile App
2 13 (20.00%) User Experience
3 9 (13.85%) Mobile Payment
4 6 (9.23%) Digital Media
5 5 (7.69%) DTV
6 4 (6.15%) iPhone
6 4 (6.15%) iPad
7 1 (1.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.54%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 65 (100.00%) Android
2 32 (49.23%) Apple iOS
3 18 (27.69%) Windows
4 11 (16.92%) Windows Phone
5 9 (13.85%) Windows Phone 7
6 3 (4.62%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (55.38%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (38.46%) E-Commerce
2 25 (38.46%) iOS Development
3 24 (36.92%) TDD
3 24 (36.92%) Scrum
4 23 (35.38%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 12 (18.46%) Kanban
7 11 (16.92%) Unit Testing
8 10 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 10 (15.38%) API Integration
8 10 (15.38%) OO
9 9 (13.85%) BDD
9 9 (13.85%) OOD
9 9 (13.85%) OOP
9 9 (13.85%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (7.69%) Programme Management
10 5 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (7.69%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.69%) Objective-C
2 14 (21.54%) JavaScript
3 13 (20.00%) Java
4 11 (16.92%) C++
5 6 (9.23%) C#
6 5 (7.69%) C
7 3 (4.62%) SQL
8 1 (1.54%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (10.77%) Xamarin
2 6 (9.23%) Google
3 5 (7.69%) SAP
4 4 (6.15%) Apple
5 1 (1.54%) Sencha
5 1 (1.54%) Appcelerator
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
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