The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 43 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs citing Android 5 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.28% 2.61% 1.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.59% 14.67% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 4
Average daily rate - £404 £289
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +40.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.72 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.23% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-25.84% -10.78%
Android
Wiltshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
109 75 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 27.95% 17.81% 21.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 37 47
Average daily rate £350 £363 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +18.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £170 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £548 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £20.06 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.68% +82.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.18
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.40%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Android
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Apple
2 6 (66.67%) MS Office
2 6 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 6 (66.67%) HND
3 2 (22.22%) Sencha
3 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
3 2 (22.22%) PhoneGap
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 2 (22.22%) Android Development
3 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
3 2 (22.22%) Android Studio
3 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) Xcode

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Android Studio
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
1 2 (22.22%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Desktop Support
1 6 (66.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Desktop Support Specialist
1 6 (66.67%) IT Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) IT Support
1 6 (66.67%) IT Support Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) IT Support Specialist
1 6 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Support Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Android Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) iOS Android Developer
2 2 (22.22%) iOS Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Junior
2 2 (22.22%) Junior Android Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Junior Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Junior iOS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Trainer
3 1 (11.11%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) PhoneGap
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Android Development
1 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) HND
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Apple
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Sencha