The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 76 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Android 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.13% 0.50% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.53% 2.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £26.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -20.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
189 149 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 23.71% 18.56% 22.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 86 58
Average daily rate £350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £135 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £450 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 11 15
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.04% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.11 £20.50 £16.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 6 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 4 (44.44%) Android Development
3 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Development
3 2 (22.22%) BYOD
3 2 (22.22%) Xamarin
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (22.22%) Google Apps
3 2 (22.22%) Office 365
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Silverlight
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Google
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) iPad
4 1 (11.11%) Sencha
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) Zend
4 1 (11.11%) Zend Framework
4 1 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (11.11%) CakePHP
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) SCCM
4 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Google Apps
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Android Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Silverlight
2 1 (11.11%) Zend Framework
2 1 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (11.11%) CakePHP
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) PhoneGap
2 1 (11.11%) Kendo UI
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) BYOD
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) iPhone
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Android Development
2 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile Development
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
3 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Google
1 2 (22.22%) Xamarin
2 1 (11.11%) NetMotion Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) Zend
2 1 (11.11%) Sencha
2 1 (11.11%) Apple