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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 40 42 38
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing Android 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.80% 0.25% 1.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.92% 1.33% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Average daily rate
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£285 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £350 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £350 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £16.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-14.92% -48.46%
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
61 75 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 16.31% 18.56% 14.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 44 35
Average daily rate £360 £225 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £170 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £419 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 13 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £37.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% +141.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £20.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £40.50 £35.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -7.40%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

Android Daily Rate Histogram 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 13 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) HND

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) MS Office
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Rollout Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) UI Designer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) HND
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft