Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Android skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Android over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 6 14
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8 -
Contract jobs citing Android 8 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 10.00% 13.08% 1.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.59% 38.89% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 0
Bedford median daily rate £450 £450 -
Bedfordshire median daily rate £413 £445 £363
% change year-on-year -7.30% +22.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

Android is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bedford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 29 36 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 36.25% 33.64% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 26 9
Bedford median daily rate £130 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -71.11% - +63.64%
10th Percentile £125 £200 £365
90th Percentile £500 £450 £458
Bedfordshire median daily rate £300 £413 £350
% change year-on-year -27.27% +17.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Bedford median hourly rate £20.25 - £30.00
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +78.57% -62.67% +120.59%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing Android as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Android in Bedford

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Android in Bedford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Bedford

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Bedford over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Android.

1 8 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (87.50%) Xamarin
2 7 (87.50%) Mobile App
3 5 (62.50%) Bluetooth
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (12.50%) Calabash
4 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
4 1 (12.50%) Office 365
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) SDET
4 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) XSLT
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) QA
4 1 (12.50%) SCCM

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Calabash
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Xamarin Developer
2 2 (25.00%) UI Developer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) SDET
1 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
1 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
1 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Xamarin
2 1 (12.50%) VMware