Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 July 2017 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 159 149
Rank change year-on-year +45 -10 -62
Contract jobs citing Android 40 20 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.05% 0.41% 0.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.86% 2.01% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 19
Berkshire median daily rate £360 £330 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.22% -3.57%
10th Percentile £302 £228 £196
90th Percentile £400 £368 £425
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £330
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £16.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.08% -53.57% -
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.43 £21.10
90th Percentile £13.75 £22.08 £38.10
South East median hourly rate £14.40 £35.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -58.86% +105.88% -6.85%

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

Contract Operating System Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 583 997 1075
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 15.31% 20.37% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 567 529
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £167 £208 £203
90th Percentile £550 £538 £495
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 57 108
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £18.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.00% -32.61% +6.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.40 £12.50
90th Percentile £27.95 £30.30 £36.73
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -18.42% +15.15% +3.13%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in Berkshire

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Berkshire

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android in Berkshire

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in Berkshire

Android
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +41 18 £325 -2.99% 4
Bracknell +12 6 £225 -32.84%
Maidenhead -1 4 £360 -10.00%
Slough +4 2 £338 - 1
Android
South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Android.

1 23 (57.50%) Windows
2 22 (55.00%) Apple iOS
3 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 16 (40.00%) Mobile App
5 15 (37.50%) AirWatch
6 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (30.00%) PowerShell
7 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (27.50%) VMware
8 10 (25.00%) LAN
8 10 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
8 10 (25.00%) MobileIron
9 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (22.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 9 (22.50%) SMTP
9 9 (22.50%) DHCP
9 9 (22.50%) VPN
9 9 (22.50%) DNS
9 9 (22.50%) Cisco
9 9 (22.50%) VB
9 9 (22.50%) Symantec
9 9 (22.50%) NetBackup
9 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (22.50%) WSUS
9 9 (22.50%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (20.00%) Publishing
10 8 (20.00%) Office 365
10 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (17.50%) Mentoring

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (17.50%) Skype for Business
3 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.50%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Office 365
2 5 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) LAN
2 9 (22.50%) Cisco IOS
2 9 (22.50%) DHCP
2 9 (22.50%) DNS
2 9 (22.50%) SMTP
2 9 (22.50%) VPN
3 6 (15.00%) Internet
3 6 (15.00%) Skype
3 6 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (12.50%) LTE
5 4 (10.00%) GSM
5 4 (10.00%) HSPA
5 4 (10.00%) MPLS
5 4 (10.00%) WAN
5 4 (10.00%) WCDMA
6 1 (2.50%) 802.11
6 1 (2.50%) Bluetooth
6 1 (2.50%) NFC
6 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Android Studio
1 5 (12.50%) Xcode
2 3 (7.50%) NUnit
2 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.00%) JIRA
4 1 (2.50%) Appium
4 1 (2.50%) Axure RP
4 1 (2.50%) Calabash
4 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.50%) Selenium
4 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (20.00%) Publishing
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Games
4 1 (2.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Consultant
2 6 (15.00%) Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Architect
3 5 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Active Directory Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) VMware Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) Xamarin Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Applications Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (5.00%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) REST
1 5 (12.50%) Web Services
2 3 (7.50%) JSON
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.50%) CSS
3 1 (2.50%) HTML
3 1 (2.50%) Middleware
3 1 (2.50%) OpenGL
3 1 (2.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.50%) Blackberry
3 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.50%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.00%) iPhone
4 2 (5.00%) Social Media
4 2 (5.00%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.50%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (57.50%) Windows
2 22 (55.00%) Apple iOS
3 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (15.00%) Windows 10
6 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 5 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (10.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.50%) Linux
8 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (22.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 7 (17.50%) Coaching
3 7 (17.50%) Mentoring
3 7 (17.50%) Test Automation
4 5 (12.50%) Android Development
4 5 (12.50%) Mobile Development
4 5 (12.50%) Service Design
4 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (10.00%) iOS Development
5 4 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (10.00%) Project Management
5 4 (10.00%) Scrum
5 4 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 3 (7.50%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (7.50%) Remediation Plan
7 2 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (5.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 2 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (22.50%) VB
3 5 (12.50%) Java
4 4 (10.00%) Apple Swift
4 4 (10.00%) C#
4 4 (10.00%) Objective-C
4 4 (10.00%) XAML
5 3 (7.50%) VBScript
6 2 (5.00%) SQL
7 1 (2.50%) C++
7 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (37.50%) AirWatch
2 9 (22.50%) NetBackup
2 9 (22.50%) WSUS
3 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (27.50%) VMware
3 10 (25.00%) MobileIron
4 9 (22.50%) Cisco
4 9 (22.50%) Symantec
5 5 (12.50%) Apple
5 5 (12.50%) Samsung
6 4 (10.00%) Xamarin
7 2 (5.00%) Citrix
8 1 (2.50%) BT
8 1 (2.50%) Google
8 1 (2.50%) Remedy
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 5 days ago