Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 87 71
Rank change year-on-year -21 -16 -23
Contract jobs citing Android 16 21 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.77% 1.11% 2.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.84% 6.21% 9.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 32
Bristol median daily rate £475 £300 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +58.33% -34.25% +10.61%
10th Percentile £371 £152 £276
90th Percentile £555 £504 £575
South West median daily rate £438 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -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 417 338 368
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 20.02% 17.80% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 200 244
Bristol median daily rate £388 £339 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.39% -3.21% -6.67%
10th Percentile £130 £135 £152
90th Percentile £514 £488 £556
South West median daily rate £390 £350 £364
% change year-on-year +11.43% -3.78% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 23 34
Bristol median hourly rate £20.94 £16.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.01% -4.29% +12.90%
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.13 £10.73
90th Percentile £47.50 £43.75 £43.00
South West median hourly rate £34.00 £19.25 £15.75
% change year-on-year +76.62% +22.22% -10.00%

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 October 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 18 October 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 10 (62.50%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) Apple iOS
3 8 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) Android Development
5 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
5 5 (31.25%) RESTful
5 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
6 4 (25.00%) PHP
6 4 (25.00%) C#
6 4 (25.00%) C++
6 4 (25.00%) HTML
6 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (25.00%) SQLite
6 4 (25.00%) Project Management
6 4 (25.00%) Scrum
6 4 (25.00%) Subversion
6 4 (25.00%) Apple Swift
7 3 (18.75%) CSS3
7 3 (18.75%) Kotlin
7 3 (18.75%) iPad
7 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
7 3 (18.75%) iPhone
7 3 (18.75%) Apple
7 3 (18.75%) CSS
7 3 (18.75%) OO
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 2 (12.50%) MVC
8 2 (12.50%) TDD

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 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) Joomla!
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Bluetooth
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQLite
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 4 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Games
1 1 (6.25%) Law
1 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Android Developer
3 3 (18.75%) iOS Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (6.25%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (6.25%) Head of Test
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Web UI Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) RESTful
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) CSS
3 3 (18.75%) CSS3
4 2 (12.50%) Dagger
4 2 (12.50%) React Native
5 1 (6.25%) .NET
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.25%) J2EE
5 1 (6.25%) Laravel
5 1 (6.25%) Node.js
5 1 (6.25%) React
5 1 (6.25%) Retrofit
5 1 (6.25%) RxJava
5 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (18.75%) iPad
2 3 (18.75%) iPhone
3 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Android Development
3 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Mobile Development
5 2 (12.50%) MVC
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) Web Development
6 1 (6.25%) API Design
6 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
6 1 (6.25%) DevOps
6 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) MVVM
6 1 (6.25%) Release Management
6 1 (6.25%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) Apple Swift
3 4 (25.00%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) C++
3 4 (25.00%) PHP
4 3 (18.75%) Kotlin
5 1 (6.25%) ES6
5 1 (6.25%) ES7
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Apple
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) VMware