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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 122 103 123
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +20
Contract jobs citing Android 22 48 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.78% 1.47% 0.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.67% 6.80% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 38 11
Median daily rate £500 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £429 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+157.14% +7.69%
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
599 706 696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.14% 21.64% 20.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 384 400
Median daily rate £340 £350 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £135 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 93 83
Median hourly rate £16.25 £19.27 £16.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.65% +15.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.78 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -16 14 £500 +25.00% 8
Wiltshire +7 3 £350 +27.27% 3
Somerset - 2 £265 - 6
Gloucestershire +1 1 £338 -3.57% 4
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 32 (60.38%) Apple iOS
2 20 (37.74%) Windows
3 19 (35.85%) Web Services
4 17 (32.08%) Android Development
5 16 (30.19%) Mobile App
5 16 (30.19%) C#
5 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (24.53%) Java
7 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
8 11 (20.75%) .NET
8 11 (20.75%) E-Commerce
8 11 (20.75%) Blackberry
9 10 (18.87%) SQLite
9 10 (18.87%) Usability Testing
9 10 (18.87%) REST
9 10 (18.87%) User Experience
10 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (16.98%) TDD
10 9 (16.98%) JSON
10 9 (16.98%) MVC
10 9 (16.98%) Finance
10 9 (16.98%) Objective-C
10 9 (16.98%) CSS
10 9 (16.98%) HTML
11 8 (15.09%) WCF
11 8 (15.09%) Google
11 8 (15.09%) Google Play
11 8 (15.09%) Robotium
12 7 (13.21%) Active Directory
13 6 (11.32%) Integration Testing

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 3 (5.66%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.89%) IIS
2 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) Google Play
2 6 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) MPLS
2 2 (3.77%) SAN
2 2 (3.77%) SSL
2 2 (3.77%) VoIP
2 2 (3.77%) WAN
2 2 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.89%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.89%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) SQLite
2 3 (5.66%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.66%) RavenDB
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Robotium
2 6 (11.32%) Mechanoid
2 6 (11.32%) Robolectric
3 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.66%) Artifactory
4 3 (5.66%) Calabash
4 3 (5.66%) NuGet
4 3 (5.66%) Subversion
4 3 (5.66%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.77%) Appium
5 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.77%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.77%) Protractor
5 2 (3.77%) Selenium
5 2 (3.77%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.77%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.77%) Xcode
6 1 (1.89%) Android Studio
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Legal
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (54.72%) Developer
2 12 (22.64%) Android Developer
3 11 (20.75%) Senior Developer
4 8 (15.09%) Senior Android Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Designer
6 5 (9.43%) Digital Designer
6 5 (9.43%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (7.55%) .NET Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Desktop Support
7 4 (7.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (5.66%) Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (5.66%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior UI Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.85%) Web Services
2 11 (20.75%) .NET
3 10 (18.87%) REST
4 9 (16.98%) CSS
4 9 (16.98%) HTML
4 9 (16.98%) JSON
5 8 (15.09%) WCF
6 6 (11.32%) ActionBarSherlock
6 6 (11.32%) AngularJS
6 6 (11.32%) HTML5
6 6 (11.32%) React
7 5 (9.43%) .NET Framework
7 5 (9.43%) Apache Cordova
7 5 (9.43%) PhoneGap
7 5 (9.43%) Sencha Touch
8 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET
8 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (5.66%) NHibernate
8 3 (5.66%) SOAP
8 3 (5.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.19%) Mobile App
2 11 (20.75%) Blackberry
3 10 (18.87%) User Experience
4 4 (7.55%) iPhone
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.89%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.89%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 32 (60.38%) Apple iOS
2 20 (37.74%) Windows
3 5 (9.43%) Windows Phone
4 4 (7.55%) Linux
5 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.77%) Unix
5 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.89%) webOS
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) Android Development
2 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (20.75%) E-Commerce
4 10 (18.87%) Usability Testing
5 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (16.98%) MVC
5 9 (16.98%) TDD
6 6 (11.32%) Integration Testing
6 6 (11.32%) iOS Development
6 6 (11.32%) Mobile Development
7 5 (9.43%) BDD
7 5 (9.43%) Test Automation
8 4 (7.55%) Front End Development
8 4 (7.55%) Open Source
8 4 (7.55%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (5.66%) Extreme Programming
9 3 (5.66%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (5.66%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.66%) Scrum
9 3 (5.66%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.19%) C#
2 13 (24.53%) Java
3 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.98%) Objective-C
5 5 (9.43%) Ruby
6 3 (5.66%) Apple Swift
6 3 (5.66%) SQL
7 2 (3.77%) C
7 2 (3.77%) PHP
7 2 (3.77%) Python
8 1 (1.89%) C++
8 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) MCSE
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.21%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) AirWatch
1 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.77%) Ansible
2 2 (3.77%) OpenAM
2 2 (3.77%) Puppet
2 2 (3.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Google
2 5 (9.43%) Citrix
2 5 (9.43%) Sencha
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.77%) Mitel
4 2 (3.77%) VMware
4 2 (3.77%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.89%) Apple
5 1 (1.89%) Samsung
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