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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 35 29 42
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Contract jobs citing Android 11 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.66% 1.34% 0.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.07% 5.97% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
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£404 £289 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.72 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £33.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-2.96% -6.25%
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
73 67 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 17.63% 22.41% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 48 49
Average daily rate £363 £293 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.93% -31.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £150 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 2 7
Average hourly rate £17.00 £11.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -46.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £15.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.67 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.45% -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 23 January 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 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 9 (81.82%) Banking
1 9 (81.82%) Apple iOS
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 7 (63.64%) Scrum
4 6 (54.55%) Retail
4 6 (54.55%) C#
4 6 (54.55%) .NET
4 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) Sencha
4 6 (54.55%) RESTful
4 6 (54.55%) Retail Banking
4 6 (54.55%) Sencha Touch
4 6 (54.55%) Apache Cordova
4 6 (54.55%) Android Development
4 6 (54.55%) iOS Development
5 5 (45.45%) Mobile Banking
6 4 (36.36%) PhoneGap
6 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (36.36%) REST
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%) Remedy
9 1 (9.09%) McAfee
9 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
9 1 (9.09%) Cisco

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) 3G
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
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 4 (36.36%) 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
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Network Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) iOS Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Android Developer
3 1 (9.09%) ScrumMaster
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%) PhoneGap
2 4 (36.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Mobile Banking
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
3 2 (18.18%) User Experience
4 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
4 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Apple iOS
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Scrum
2 6 (54.55%) Android Development
2 6 (54.55%) iOS Development
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
4 2 (18.18%) B2C
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security
5 1 (9.09%) SIEM
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
5 1 (9.09%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) HND
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%) Remedy
2 1 (9.09%) McAfee
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft