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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank - 63 53
Contract jobs citing Android 0 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.97% 0.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 4.73% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 4
Average daily rate
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- £325 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
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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
201 148 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 22.23% 20.56% 25.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 95 81
Average daily rate £375 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £135 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 16
Average hourly rate £11.80 £15.00 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.33% +8.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.56 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £19.90 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 20 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Xcode
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
1 1 (100.00%) Sencha
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) Kendo UI

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (100.00%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Sencha