Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 85 72
Rank change year-on-year -33 -13 -10
Contract jobs citing Android 20 30 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.92% 1.52% 2.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.55% 7.71% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 29
Bristol median daily rate £469 £390 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.19% -20.00% +27.45%
10th Percentile £188 £160 £275
90th Percentile £544 £513 £575
South West median daily rate £413 £389 £349
% change year-on-year +6.11% +11.47% -7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £24.25 £14.88
% change year-on-year -27.84% +63.03% +19.00%

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 440 389 317
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 20.21% 19.76% 18.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 238 217
Bristol median daily rate £391 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.41% -1.43% -5.41%
10th Percentile £128 £146 £150
90th Percentile £525 £525 £575
South West median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 30 31
Bristol median hourly rate £18.60 £15.25 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.97% -17.57% +10.45%
10th Percentile £14.43 £11.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.83 £43.75 £43.25
South West median hourly rate £20.00 £17.35 £16.00
% change year-on-year +15.27% +8.44% -15.79%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in Bristol

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Bristol

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Bristol over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android in Bristol

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in Bristol

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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 12 (60.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 10 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 8 (40.00%) Android Development
4 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (35.00%) Scrum
5 6 (30.00%) Project Management
5 6 (30.00%) Subversion
5 6 (30.00%) SQLite
5 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (20.00%) C#
6 4 (20.00%) Apple
6 4 (20.00%) RESTful
6 4 (20.00%) Apple Swift
7 3 (15.00%) Mobile Development
7 3 (15.00%) C++
7 3 (15.00%) HTML
7 3 (15.00%) PHP
7 3 (15.00%) Windows
8 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (10.00%) CSS
8 2 (10.00%) OO
8 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (10.00%) Web Development
8 2 (10.00%) QA
8 2 (10.00%) iPhone
8 2 (10.00%) React Native

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 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) Joomla!
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) GitHub
1 1 (5.00%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQLite
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (30.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Games
1 1 (5.00%) Law
1 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Android Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Deskside Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) iOS Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Head of Test
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Xamarin Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Web Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Web UI Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) RESTful
2 3 (15.00%) HTML
3 2 (10.00%) CSS
3 2 (10.00%) CSS3
3 2 (10.00%) React Native
4 1 (5.00%) .NET
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.00%) Dagger
4 1 (5.00%) J2EE
4 1 (5.00%) Laravel
4 1 (5.00%) Node.js
4 1 (5.00%) React
4 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) iPad
2 2 (10.00%) iPhone
3 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Android Development
3 7 (35.00%) Scrum
4 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (30.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) Mobile Development
6 2 (10.00%) OO
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.00%) Web Development
7 1 (5.00%) Kanban
7 1 (5.00%) Migration
7 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
7 1 (5.00%) MVC
7 1 (5.00%) Release Management
7 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.00%) TDD
7 1 (5.00%) Test Management
7 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) Apple Swift
2 4 (20.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) C++
3 3 (15.00%) PHP
4 2 (10.00%) Kotlin
5 1 (5.00%) ES6
5 1 (5.00%) ES7
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
1 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Apple
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Google
3 1 (5.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Xamarin