Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 97 75
Rank change year-on-year -14 -22 -14
Contract jobs citing Android 11 11 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.58% 0.64% 1.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.00% 3.72% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 28
Bristol median daily rate £463 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +11.84% -7.88%
10th Percentile £398 £149 £304
90th Percentile £574 £522 £575
South West median daily rate £431 £300 £375
% change year-on-year +43.75% -20.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £17.50 - £15.75

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 367 296 381
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 19.48% 17.30% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 179 257
Bristol median daily rate £375 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.78% -4.00%
10th Percentile £141 £150 £215
90th Percentile £521 £478 £525
South West median daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 26 26
Bristol median hourly rate £20.22 £17.13 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.07% -3.52% +7.58%
10th Percentile £11.65 £12.13 £11.63
90th Percentile £47.50 £43.75 £43.00
South West median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +5.71% +6.06% -2.94%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
1 7 (63.64%) Apple iOS
2 6 (54.55%) Mobile App
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) C++
4 4 (36.36%) PHP
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) OO
4 4 (36.36%) Apple
4 4 (36.36%) iPad
4 4 (36.36%) RESTful
4 4 (36.36%) iPhone
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) CSS3
4 4 (36.36%) Android Development
4 4 (36.36%) Apple Swift
5 2 (18.18%) MCSE
5 2 (18.18%) SOA
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Node.js
5 2 (18.18%) REST
5 2 (18.18%) Kotlin

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 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) Joomla!
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Games
1 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) iOS Software Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Android Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Azure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Head of Test
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Web Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Web Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Support
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) CSS3
2 4 (36.36%) RESTful
3 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 2 (18.18%) Node.js
3 2 (18.18%) React
3 2 (18.18%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Dagger
4 1 (9.09%) Retrofit
4 1 (9.09%) RxJava
4 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Mobile App
2 4 (36.36%) iPad
2 4 (36.36%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Android Development
1 4 (36.36%) OO
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) SOA
2 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
3 1 (9.09%) Critical Thinking
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Release Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) Apple Swift
3 4 (36.36%) C++
3 4 (36.36%) PHP
4 2 (18.18%) Kotlin
4 2 (18.18%) TypeScript
5 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) MCSE
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Apple
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Xamarin
3 1 (9.09%) VMware