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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 28 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Android 8 20 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.16% 5.36% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.94% 15.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Average daily rate £360 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £30.20 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-37.08% -7.07%
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
67 133 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 26.48% 35.66% 24.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 67 39
Average daily rate £400 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £275 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 15
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +12.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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
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 12 February 2016, 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 9 (81.82%) Java
1 9 (81.82%) Android Development
2 7 (63.64%) Appium
2 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 7 (63.64%) Scrum
3 6 (54.55%) Publishing
3 6 (54.55%) Ant
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) Subversion
3 6 (54.55%) Maven
3 6 (54.55%) Automated Testing
3 6 (54.55%) JSON
3 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (54.55%) Mockito
3 6 (54.55%) REST
3 6 (54.55%) Robotium
3 6 (54.55%) Gradle
3 6 (54.55%) Artifactory
3 6 (54.55%) RoboGuice
3 6 (54.55%) User Stories
3 6 (54.55%) Android SDK
3 6 (54.55%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
4 5 (45.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
5 3 (27.27%) Physics
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) Degree

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Appium
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 6 (54.55%) Ant
2 6 (54.55%) Artifactory
2 6 (54.55%) Gradle
2 6 (54.55%) Maven
2 6 (54.55%) Mockito
2 6 (54.55%) Robotium
2 6 (54.55%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (54.55%) Subversion
3 5 (45.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
4 3 (27.27%) Android Studio
5 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
5 1 (9.09%) Selenium
5 1 (9.09%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (54.55%) Publishing
2 3 (27.27%) Electronics
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 1 (9.09%) Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Android Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Java Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Android SDK
1 6 (54.55%) JSON
1 6 (54.55%) REST
1 6 (54.55%) RoboGuice
2 3 (27.27%) OpenCL
2 3 (27.27%) OpenGL
3 1 (9.09%) Android NDK
3 1 (9.09%) JNI
3 1 (9.09%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Physics
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Android Development
2 7 (63.64%) Scrum
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) Automated Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
3 6 (54.55%) User Stories
4 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
6 1 (9.09%) BDD
6 1 (9.09%) Image Processing
6 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
6 1 (9.09%) OO
6 1 (9.09%) OOP
6 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Xamarin
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