Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 79 56
Rank change year-on-year -13 -23 +29
Contract jobs citing Android 30 33 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.53% 1.90% 2.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.89% 9.19% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 29 44
Bristol median daily rate £413 £488 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% +18.18% +26.92%
10th Percentile £160 £275 £325
90th Percentile £513 £575 £464
South West median daily rate £403 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +15.00% -6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Bristol median hourly rate - - £12.00
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £12.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% +26.00% -24.24%

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 380 359 317
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 19.38% 20.64% 18.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 241 203
Bristol median daily rate £345 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.43% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £146 £150 £131
90th Percentile £511 £556 £513
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £370
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 32 39
Bristol median hourly rate £15.38 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.14% +9.38% +12.28%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.33 £11.70
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.93 £23.75
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.26 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.72% -12.83% +4.67%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Android.

1 17 (56.67%) Apple iOS
2 16 (53.33%) Android Development
3 13 (43.33%) Mobile App
4 10 (33.33%) iOS Development
5 9 (30.00%) Java
6 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
7 7 (23.33%) Web Development
8 6 (20.00%) BDD
9 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 5 (16.67%) iPad
9 5 (16.67%) Android SDK
9 5 (16.67%) Android Studio
9 5 (16.67%) React
9 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (16.67%) TDD
9 5 (16.67%) Bluetooth
10 4 (13.33%) HTML
10 4 (13.33%) .NET
10 4 (13.33%) CSS
10 4 (13.33%) Objective-C
10 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
10 4 (13.33%) Xamarin
10 4 (13.33%) Node.js
10 4 (13.33%) Time Management
11 3 (10.00%) QA
11 3 (10.00%) RESTful
11 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
11 3 (10.00%) Migration
11 3 (10.00%) iOS SDK
11 3 (10.00%) Office 365

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 2 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.33%) Drupal
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Bluemix
2 1 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.33%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Bluetooth
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) Skype
2 1 (3.33%) VPN
2 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Android Studio
1 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.00%) gulp
2 3 (10.00%) webpack
3 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.33%) Calabash
3 1 (3.33%) git-flow
3 1 (3.33%) Gradle
3 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) JUnit
3 1 (3.33%) Mockito
3 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (6.67%) Law
1 2 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Electronics
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Developer
2 14 (46.67%) Android Developer
3 7 (23.33%) iOS Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) iOS Android Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Web Developer
6 3 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (10.00%) Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Xamarin Developer
7 2 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Office 365 Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Android Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.33%) 1st Line Support
8 1 (3.33%) Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Android SDK
1 5 (16.67%) React
2 4 (13.33%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
2 4 (13.33%) CSS
2 4 (13.33%) HTML
2 4 (13.33%) Node.js
3 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.00%) iOS SDK
3 3 (10.00%) RESTful
4 2 (6.67%) React Native
4 2 (6.67%) Web Services
5 1 (3.33%) Ajax
5 1 (3.33%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (3.33%) CSS3
5 1 (3.33%) HTML5
5 1 (3.33%) jQuery
5 1 (3.33%) SAML
5 1 (3.33%) Symfony
5 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (16.67%) iPad
3 3 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (10.00%) User Experience
4 1 (3.33%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.33%) iPhone
4 1 (3.33%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Apple iOS
2 3 (10.00%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Windows 10
3 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Android Development
2 10 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 7 (23.33%) Web Development
4 6 (20.00%) BDD
5 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.67%) TDD
6 4 (13.33%) Time Management
7 3 (10.00%) API Design
7 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.00%) ITIL
7 3 (10.00%) Migration
7 3 (10.00%) Mobile Development
7 3 (10.00%) OOD
8 2 (6.67%) Software Architecture
8 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
9 1 (3.33%) Coaching
9 1 (3.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (3.33%) DevOps
9 1 (3.33%) MVC
9 1 (3.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.33%) Objective-C
4 3 (10.00%) C#
4 3 (10.00%) ES6
5 2 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (3.33%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) MCSA
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) XenApp
2 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.33%) HockeyApp
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Xamarin
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) IBM