The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank - 42 29
Contract jobs citing Android 0 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - 2.14% 3.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 7.63% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 6
Median daily rate - £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £14.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -56.92%
Android
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Operating Systems Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
67 118 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 23.84% 28.10% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 77 61
Median daily rate £390 £385 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.29% +28.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £300 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 9
Median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +9.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Android.

1 9 (90.00%) Java
1 9 (90.00%) Android Development
2 7 (70.00%) Appium
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
2 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Subversion
3 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Maven
3 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (60.00%) JSON
3 6 (60.00%) Publishing
3 6 (60.00%) Ant
3 6 (60.00%) RoboGuice
3 6 (60.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 6 (60.00%) User Stories
3 6 (60.00%) Android SDK
3 6 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (60.00%) Mockito
3 6 (60.00%) REST
3 6 (60.00%) Robotium
3 6 (60.00%) Gradle
3 6 (60.00%) Artifactory
4 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (50.00%) Travis CI
4 5 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (30.00%) Physics
5 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Appium
1 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (60.00%) Ant
2 6 (60.00%) Artifactory
2 6 (60.00%) Gradle
2 6 (60.00%) Maven
2 6 (60.00%) Mockito
2 6 (60.00%) Robotium
2 6 (60.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (60.00%) Subversion
3 5 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (50.00%) Travis CI
4 3 (30.00%) Android Studio
5 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (10.00%) Selenium
5 1 (10.00%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (60.00%) Publishing
2 3 (30.00%) Electronics
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Android Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Android SDK
1 6 (60.00%) JSON
1 6 (60.00%) REST
1 6 (60.00%) RoboGuice
2 3 (30.00%) OpenCL
2 3 (30.00%) OpenGL
3 1 (10.00%) Android NDK
3 1 (10.00%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Android Development
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (60.00%) User Stories
4 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
6 1 (10.00%) BDD
6 1 (10.00%) Image Processing
6 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
6 1 (10.00%) OO
6 1 (10.00%) OOP
6 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (10.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree