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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 38 36 44
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs citing Android 10 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.21% 0.62% 0.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.90% 3.13% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
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£404 £270 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.72% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.23% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-42.85% -2.77%
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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
84 64 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 18.58% 19.81% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 45 57
Average daily rate £375 £270 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 7
Average hourly rate £22.69 £11.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.27% -48.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £11.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £11.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

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 24 December 2014.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 9 (81.82%) Banking
1 9 (81.82%) Apple iOS
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 7 (63.64%) Scrum
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) Android Development
4 6 (54.55%) iOS Development
4 6 (54.55%) Sencha Touch
4 6 (54.55%) Sencha
4 6 (54.55%) Apache Cordova
4 6 (54.55%) RESTful
4 6 (54.55%) Retail Banking
4 6 (54.55%) C#
4 6 (54.55%) .NET
4 6 (54.55%) Retail
5 5 (45.45%) Mobile Banking
6 4 (36.36%) PhoneGap
6 4 (36.36%) REST
6 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
8 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
8 2 (18.18%) User Experience
8 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
8 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 2 (18.18%) B2C
8 2 (18.18%) 3G
9 1 (9.09%) McAfee
9 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
9 1 (9.09%) Cisco
9 1 (9.09%) Microsoft

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) 3G
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Axure RP
General
1 9 (81.82%) Banking
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) Retail
3 6 (54.55%) Retail Banking
4 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
5 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Android Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Android Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) iOS Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Network Designer
3 1 (9.09%) ScrumMaster
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) RESTful
1 6 (54.55%) Sencha Touch
1 6 (54.55%) Apache Cordova
2 4 (36.36%) REST
2 4 (36.36%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Mobile Banking
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
3 2 (18.18%) User Experience
4 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
4 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Apple iOS
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Scrum
1 7 (63.64%) Android Development
2 6 (54.55%) iOS Development
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) B2C
4 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
5 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
5 1 (9.09%) Use Case
5 1 (9.09%) SIEM
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) HND
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Sencha
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) McAfee