The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 30 35 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Contract jobs citing Android 25 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 5.94% 0.89% 2.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.61% 3.57% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 1
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£325 £325 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £32.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-46.15% -9.72%
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
142 84 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 33.73% 24.85% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 53 26
Average daily rate £350 £250 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £95 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £325 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 8
Average hourly rate £15.63 £16.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.34% +45.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 22 (84.62%) Java
2 19 (73.08%) Android SDK
3 18 (69.23%) Android Development
4 17 (65.38%) Unit Testing
5 15 (57.69%) Git (software)
5 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (57.69%) Subversion
6 14 (53.85%) Maven
6 14 (53.85%) Ant
7 13 (50.00%) JSON
8 12 (46.15%) REST
8 12 (46.15%) Dependency Injection
9 10 (38.46%) Apple iOS
9 10 (38.46%) Appium
9 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (38.46%) Publishing
10 9 (34.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (34.62%) JNI
10 9 (34.62%) Android NDK
10 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
10 9 (34.62%) User Stories
11 8 (30.77%) RoboGuice
12 7 (26.92%) OOP
13 6 (23.08%) OO
13 6 (23.08%) TDD
14 5 (19.23%) Automated Testing
14 5 (19.23%) Load Testing
14 5 (19.23%) Mockito
14 5 (19.23%) Scrum
14 5 (19.23%) iOS Development

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) InfoPath
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) Intranet
2 1 (3.85%) Extranet
2 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (57.69%) Git (software)
1 15 (57.69%) Subversion
2 14 (53.85%) Maven
2 14 (53.85%) Ant
3 10 (38.46%) Appium
4 9 (34.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
5 5 (19.23%) Mockito
5 5 (19.23%) Artifactory
5 5 (19.23%) Robotium
5 5 (19.23%) Cucumber
6 4 (15.38%) Gradle
6 4 (15.38%) Calabash
6 4 (15.38%) IntelliJ
6 4 (15.38%) Xcode
6 4 (15.38%) JIRA
7 2 (7.69%) Selenium
8 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
8 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
8 1 (3.85%) Zephyr
General
1 10 (38.46%) Publishing
2 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Developer
2 17 (65.38%) Android Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Tester
3 3 (11.54%) Automation Tester
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) iOS Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) Android SDK
2 13 (50.00%) JSON
3 12 (46.15%) REST
4 9 (34.62%) JNI
4 9 (34.62%) Android NDK
5 8 (30.77%) RoboGuice
6 4 (15.38%) iOS SDK
7 2 (7.69%) Web Services
8 1 (3.85%) jQuery
8 1 (3.85%) Java EE
8 1 (3.85%) RESTful
8 1 (3.85%) HTML5
8 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 1 (3.85%) Cocoa
8 1 (3.85%) HTML
8 1 (3.85%) XHTML
8 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.85%) CSS
8 1 (3.85%) SOAP
8 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Robotics
1 1 (3.85%) GIS
1 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.85%) User Experience
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Android Development
2 17 (65.38%) Unit Testing
3 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (46.15%) Dependency Injection
5 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (34.62%) User Stories
7 7 (26.92%) OOP
8 6 (23.08%) OO
8 6 (23.08%) TDD
9 5 (19.23%) Automated Testing
9 5 (19.23%) Load Testing
9 5 (19.23%) Scrum
9 5 (19.23%) iOS Development
10 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
11 2 (7.69%) Performance Testing
12 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
12 1 (3.85%) Content Management
12 1 (3.85%) Test Management
12 1 (3.85%) Workflow
12 1 (3.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) VCP4
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Apple
2 1 (3.85%) VMware
2 1 (3.85%) Telerik
2 1 (3.85%) Google
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Nintex
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