Period
to 25 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 25 May 2020 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 75 110 93
Rank change year-on-year +35 -17 -3
Contract jobs citing Android 22 13 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Bristol 1.77% 0.69% 0.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.87% 3.74% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 9
Median daily rate £475 £313 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.00% -30.56% +7.46%
10th Percentile £220 £161 £265
90th Percentile £513 £375 £565
South West median daily rate £438 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +22.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +216.67% - -
South West median hourly rate £103.75 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year +519.40% -4.29% +32.08%

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 Bristol with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 248 348 334
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 19.95% 18.55% 19.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 206 170
Median daily rate £339 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.58% +1.97% +12.59%
10th Percentile £142 £125 £139
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 22 34
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -0.46%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.27 £11.17
90th Percentile £51.44 £47.50 £45.35
Median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -38.57% +100.00% -5.41%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Android as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Android in Bristol

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Android in Bristol.

Daily rate trend for Android in Bristol

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Android in Bristol over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Android in Bristol

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Android in Bristol.

Hourly rate trend for Android in Bristol

Android
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Android in Bristol over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Android in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Android.

1 8 (36.36%) Wireless
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) GPRS
2 7 (31.82%) GSM
2 7 (31.82%) SMS
2 7 (31.82%) UMTS
2 7 (31.82%) HP
2 7 (31.82%) Ericsson
2 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
2 7 (31.82%) Huawei
2 7 (31.82%) RANAP
2 7 (31.82%) Wireshark
2 7 (31.82%) HSPA
2 7 (31.82%) LTE
2 7 (31.82%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (31.82%) Apple iOS
2 7 (31.82%) Radio Access Network
2 7 (31.82%) HP ALM
3 6 (27.27%) Android Development
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
5 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
5 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
5 3 (13.64%) Pandas
5 3 (13.64%) Defect Management
5 3 (13.64%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (13.64%) Scenario Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
5 3 (13.64%) Windows
5 3 (13.64%) Python

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (4.55%) Luigi
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Azure
2 1 (4.55%) AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Wireless
2 7 (31.82%) GPRS
2 7 (31.82%) GSM
2 7 (31.82%) HSPA
2 7 (31.82%) LTE
2 7 (31.82%) Radio Access Network
2 7 (31.82%) RANAP
2 7 (31.82%) SMS
2 7 (31.82%) UMTS
2 7 (31.82%) Wireshark
3 2 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) Firewall
4 1 (4.55%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) Android Studio
3 1 (4.55%) GitLab
3 1 (4.55%) JUnit
General
1 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) RAN Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Android Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Python Developer
5 2 (9.09%) React Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Android Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Tester
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) ICT Manager
6 1 (4.55%) ICT Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Pandas
2 2 (9.09%) NumPy
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) Android SDK
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) Celery
3 1 (4.55%) Django
3 1 (4.55%) Flask
3 1 (4.55%) JSON
3 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (4.55%) React
3 1 (4.55%) React Native
3 1 (4.55%) SciPy
3 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.55%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.55%) iPhone
2 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Apple iOS
3 3 (13.64%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Android Development
2 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Defect Management
3 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
3 3 (13.64%) Scenario Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Scrum
3 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Cross-Platform Development
5 1 (4.55%) Device Driver Development
5 1 (4.55%) iOS Development
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (4.55%) Presales
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) TDD
5 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) Python
2 2 (9.09%) Kotlin
3 1 (4.55%) Apple Swift
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) XenApp
2 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) HP ALM
1 7 (31.82%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Ericsson
1 7 (31.82%) HP
1 7 (31.82%) Huawei
2 1 (4.55%) Citrix
2 1 (4.55%) Dell
2 1 (4.55%) Xamarin