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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 110 126 80
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -46
Contract jobs citing Android 30 18 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.95% 0.56% 2.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.53% 2.59% 8.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 28
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£325 £481 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.46% +88.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £383 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £525 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
-0.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £32.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-57.69% -11.56%
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
662 696 565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.07% 21.57% 24.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 358 290
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £148 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 82 78
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.06 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 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 +12 8 £325 -31.57% 9
Somerset +11 6 £300 -17.24% 3
Devon +3 5 £360 -20.00% 3
Gloucestershire - 4 £288 - 2
Dorset -10 3 £450 -10.00% 5
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Android 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.

1 50 (75.76%) Apple iOS
2 29 (43.94%) Android Development
3 27 (40.91%) Windows
4 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 22 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 21 (31.82%) HTML
5 21 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (30.30%) HTML5
7 19 (28.79%) CSS
8 18 (27.27%) iOS Development
9 16 (24.24%) CSS3
10 13 (19.70%) RESTful
10 13 (19.70%) Windows Phone
10 13 (19.70%) Java
10 13 (19.70%) Scrum
11 12 (18.18%) Apache Cordova
12 11 (16.67%) User Experience
12 11 (16.67%) Mobile Development
12 11 (16.67%) Web Services
13 10 (15.15%) Banking
14 9 (13.64%) Ember.js
14 9 (13.64%) REST
14 9 (13.64%) Backbone.js
14 9 (13.64%) C#
15 8 (12.12%) .NET
15 8 (12.12%) Finance
16 7 (10.61%) Responsive Web Design
16 7 (10.61%) iOS SDK
16 7 (10.61%) AngularJS
16 7 (10.61%) Sass

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Android 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.09%) CMS
1 6 (9.09%) Node.js
2 1 (1.52%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) HTTP
2 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.03%) VoIP
3 2 (3.03%) WAN
3 2 (3.03%) 3G
3 2 (3.03%) DVB
3 2 (3.03%) Firewall
3 2 (3.03%) DLNA
3 2 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.52%) Network Security
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.52%) LAN
4 1 (1.52%) PBX
4 1 (1.52%) VPN
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 6 (9.09%) Axure RP
2 3 (4.55%) JIRA
2 3 (4.55%) Xcode
2 3 (4.55%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.03%) JUnit
3 2 (3.03%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.03%) Selenium
4 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.52%) TestNG
4 1 (1.52%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.52%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.52%) ReSharper
General
1 10 (15.15%) Banking
2 8 (12.12%) Finance
3 7 (10.61%) Retail
4 6 (9.09%) Retail Banking
5 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.52%) Games
7 1 (1.52%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 38 (57.58%) Developer
2 14 (21.21%) Android Developer
3 10 (15.15%) Mobile Developer
4 8 (12.12%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 7 (10.61%) Architect
6 6 (9.09%) Web Developer
6 6 (9.09%) iOS Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Consultant
8 4 (6.06%) Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Applications Developer
9 3 (4.55%) User Experience Consultant
9 3 (4.55%) Designer
9 3 (4.55%) Information Architect
10 2 (3.03%) Support Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (3.03%) Business Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) Tester
10 2 (3.03%) Desktop Support
10 2 (3.03%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.82%) HTML
2 20 (30.30%) HTML5
3 19 (28.79%) CSS
4 16 (24.24%) CSS3
5 13 (19.70%) RESTful
6 12 (18.18%) Apache Cordova
7 11 (16.67%) Web Services
8 9 (13.64%) Ember.js
8 9 (13.64%) REST
8 9 (13.64%) Backbone.js
9 8 (12.12%) .NET
10 7 (10.61%) iOS SDK
10 7 (10.61%) AngularJS
10 7 (10.61%) Sass
10 7 (10.61%) XML
10 7 (10.61%) SOAP
11 6 (9.09%) Express
11 6 (9.09%) Sencha Touch
12 5 (7.58%) Android SDK
12 5 (7.58%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 11 (16.67%) User Experience
3 5 (7.58%) Mobile Banking
3 5 (7.58%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.55%) Visualisation
4 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.03%) MPEG
5 2 (3.03%) DTV
5 2 (3.03%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.52%) Social Network
6 1 (1.52%) Kindle
6 1 (1.52%) Social Media
6 1 (1.52%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.52%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.52%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.52%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 50 (75.76%) Apple iOS
2 27 (40.91%) Windows
3 13 (19.70%) Windows Phone
4 5 (7.58%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (6.06%) Windows Phone 7
6 3 (4.55%) Linux
7 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.52%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.94%) Android Development
2 21 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (27.27%) iOS Development
4 13 (19.70%) Scrum
5 11 (16.67%) Mobile Development
6 7 (10.61%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (9.09%) Content Management
7 6 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 6 (9.09%) Multithreading
8 5 (7.58%) Information Architecture
8 5 (7.58%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (6.06%) OO
9 4 (6.06%) MVC
10 3 (4.55%) Business Process Improvement
10 3 (4.55%) Analytics
10 3 (4.55%) Software Testing
10 3 (4.55%) Web Analytics
10 3 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (4.55%) SEO
11 2 (3.03%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 13 (19.70%) Java
3 9 (13.64%) C#
4 7 (10.61%) Objective-C
4 7 (10.61%) C++
5 4 (6.06%) C
6 2 (3.03%) Perl
6 2 (3.03%) Python
6 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.52%) XAML
7 1 (1.52%) PHP
7 1 (1.52%) VB
7 1 (1.52%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.58%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.06%) Degree
4 1 (1.52%) MCSE
4 1 (1.52%) MCSA
4 1 (1.52%) HND
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.52%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
1 1 (1.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.52%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 6 (9.09%) Appcelerator
1 6 (9.09%) Sencha
2 4 (6.06%) Google
3 3 (4.55%) Cisco
4 2 (3.03%) Apple
4 2 (3.03%) Sophos
4 2 (3.03%) VMware
4 2 (3.03%) WatchGuard
4 2 (3.03%) SonicWALL
5 1 (1.52%) Veeam
5 1 (1.52%) Acronis
5 1 (1.52%) ATG
5 1 (1.52%) Symantec
5 1 (1.52%) Remedy
5 1 (1.52%) McAfee
5 1 (1.52%) Citrix
5 1 (1.52%) Adobe
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