The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 100 107 104
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing Android 40 44 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.48% 1.38% 1.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.75% 6.78% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 30 32
Median daily rate £338 £344 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £403 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £21.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-28.25% +43.33%
Android
England

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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
593 649 781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.88% 20.34% 23.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 369 408
Median daily rate £315 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £135 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 64 129
Median hourly rate £14.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.91 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.70 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Android as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Android
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 across the South West region.

Android Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Android
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 across the South West region.

Android Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Android
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Bristol +2 16 £315 -16.00% 8
Dorset - 9 £210 - 5
Gloucestershire - 7 £360 - 5
Wiltshire -9 4 £190 -30.90% 2
Somerset +19 2 £425 +30.76% 3
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 West region with a requirement for Android.

1 42 (60.87%) Apple iOS
2 24 (34.78%) Windows
3 23 (33.33%) Android Development
3 23 (33.33%) User Experience
4 22 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (30.43%) Web Services
6 19 (27.54%) JavaScript
7 17 (24.64%) Mobile App
8 14 (20.29%) Java
8 14 (20.29%) Security Cleared
9 13 (18.84%) C#
9 13 (18.84%) AngularJS
10 12 (17.39%) SC Cleared
10 12 (17.39%) E-Commerce
10 12 (17.39%) TDD
11 10 (14.49%) SQLite
11 10 (14.49%) Usability Testing
12 9 (13.04%) Blackberry
12 9 (13.04%) HTML
12 9 (13.04%) CSS
12 9 (13.04%) Scrum
13 8 (11.59%) Google
13 8 (11.59%) MS Office
13 8 (11.59%) ITIL
13 8 (11.59%) Robotium
13 8 (11.59%) BDD
13 8 (11.59%) Google Play
14 7 (10.14%) iOS Development
14 7 (10.14%) .NET
14 7 (10.14%) Finance

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (2.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.45%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) MS Office
2 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.59%) Google Play
2 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.35%) GitHub
5 1 (1.45%) Dropbox
5 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (7.25%) Firewall
2 5 (7.25%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.25%) VPN
3 4 (5.80%) DHCP
3 4 (5.80%) DNS
3 4 (5.80%) LAN
3 4 (5.80%) X.509
4 2 (2.90%) MPLS
4 2 (2.90%) SAN
4 2 (2.90%) VoIP
4 2 (2.90%) WAN
5 1 (1.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.49%) SQLite
2 1 (1.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Robotium
2 6 (8.70%) Mechanoid
2 6 (8.70%) Robolectric
3 4 (5.80%) Android Studio
4 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.90%) Appium
5 2 (2.90%) Calabash
5 2 (2.90%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.90%) Protractor
5 2 (2.90%) Selenium
5 2 (2.90%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.90%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.90%) Xcode
6 1 (1.45%) Gradle
6 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.45%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (10.14%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Banking
3 2 (2.90%) Advertising
3 2 (2.90%) Marketing
3 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 44 (63.77%) Developer
2 17 (24.64%) Android Developer
3 12 (17.39%) Senior Developer
4 10 (14.49%) Applications Developer
5 8 (11.59%) Senior Android Developer
6 5 (7.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (7.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (7.25%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 4 (5.80%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 4 (5.80%) Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Designer
7 4 (5.80%) Desktop Support
7 4 (5.80%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Senior UI Developer
7 4 (5.80%) UI Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Xamarin Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Digital Designer
8 3 (4.35%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.43%) Web Services
2 13 (18.84%) AngularJS
3 9 (13.04%) CSS
3 9 (13.04%) HTML
4 7 (10.14%) .NET
5 6 (8.70%) ActionBarSherlock
5 6 (8.70%) JSON
6 5 (7.25%) Node.js
7 4 (5.80%) .NET Framework
7 4 (5.80%) HTML5
7 4 (5.80%) React
7 4 (5.80%) REST
8 3 (4.35%) Apache Cordova
8 3 (4.35%) PhoneGap
8 3 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (4.35%) Sencha Touch
8 3 (4.35%) SOAP
8 3 (4.35%) WCF
9 2 (2.90%) iOS SDK
9 2 (2.90%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (33.33%) User Experience
2 17 (24.64%) Mobile App
3 9 (13.04%) Blackberry
4 5 (7.25%) iPhone
5 4 (5.80%) Graphic Design
6 2 (2.90%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.90%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.45%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.45%) iPad
7 1 (1.45%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 42 (60.87%) Apple iOS
2 24 (34.78%) Windows
3 4 (5.80%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.35%) Linux
4 3 (4.35%) Windows Phone
5 2 (2.90%) Unix
5 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.45%) webOS
6 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.45%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) Android Development
2 22 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (17.39%) E-Commerce
3 12 (17.39%) TDD
4 10 (14.49%) Usability Testing
5 9 (13.04%) Scrum
6 8 (11.59%) BDD
6 8 (11.59%) ITIL
7 7 (10.14%) iOS Development
8 6 (8.70%) Integration Testing
8 6 (8.70%) Mobile Development
8 6 (8.70%) OOP
9 5 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.25%) Front End Development
9 5 (7.25%) MVC
9 5 (7.25%) Open Source
10 4 (5.80%) Test Automation
10 4 (5.80%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.35%) Software Engineering
11 3 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.54%) JavaScript
2 14 (20.29%) Java
3 13 (18.84%) C#
4 6 (8.70%) Objective-C
5 5 (7.25%) Ruby
6 3 (4.35%) Apple Swift
6 3 (4.35%) Python
6 3 (4.35%) SQL
7 2 (2.90%) PHP
8 1 (1.45%) C++
8 1 (1.45%) Perl
8 1 (1.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (20.29%) Security Cleared
2 12 (17.39%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.80%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.90%) MCSE
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (1.45%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 8 (11.59%) Google
2 4 (5.80%) Apple
2 4 (5.80%) Citrix
2 4 (5.80%) Xamarin
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.35%) Sencha
3 3 (4.35%) VMware
4 2 (2.90%) Mitel
5 1 (1.45%) Cisco
5 1 (1.45%) Forcepoint
5 1 (1.45%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.45%) Samsung
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