The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Android skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Android over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 32 55 82
Rank change year-on-year +23 +27  
Contract jobs citing Android 56 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.48% 1.94% 0.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.79% 9.13% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 0
Median daily rate £350 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year +2.85% +135.69%  

Android is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 283 219 260
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 27.72% 21.26% 21.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 93 90
Median daily rate £363 £350 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -11.39%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £235 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £335
% change year-on-year +6.89% +8.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 14 15
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.84% +8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.08 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £43.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.15 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -8.18% +6.45%  

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Android as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Android in Buckinghamshire

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Buckinghamshire

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android in Buckinghamshire

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in Buckinghamshire

Android
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +2 25 £350 -6.66% 1
Aylesbury - 6 £300 -
Beaconsfield - 3 £250 -
Gerrards Cross - 1 £250 -
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Android.

1 48 (54.55%) Mobile App
2 45 (51.14%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (51.14%) Android Development
3 39 (44.32%) Banking
4 37 (42.05%) Apple iOS
5 32 (36.36%) Scrum
6 31 (35.23%) Java
7 27 (30.68%) Finance
8 25 (28.41%) User Experience
9 22 (25.00%) TDD
9 22 (25.00%) Mobile Banking
9 22 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 18 (20.45%) Windows
10 18 (20.45%) Android SDK
11 16 (18.18%) Microsoft
12 15 (17.05%) OO
12 15 (17.05%) iPhone
12 15 (17.05%) iPad
12 15 (17.05%) Mobile Development
13 13 (14.77%) Business Analysis
13 13 (14.77%) iOS Development
14 12 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (13.64%) REST
15 11 (12.50%) Windows 7
15 11 (12.50%) Active Directory
15 11 (12.50%) Android Studio
16 10 (11.36%) Eclipse
16 10 (11.36%) WAN
17 9 (10.23%) HP
17 9 (10.23%) Adobe

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 6 (6.82%) Skype for Business
2 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.27%) Apache
3 2 (2.27%) CMS
3 2 (2.27%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.27%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.14%) Confluence
4 1 (1.14%) nginx
4 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (10.23%) MS Office
2 4 (4.55%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.41%) InVision
3 3 (3.41%) Photoshop
4 2 (2.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.14%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) Office 365
2 3 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.41%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.27%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.36%) WAN
2 8 (9.09%) VPN
3 6 (6.82%) LAN
3 6 (6.82%) Wireless
4 5 (5.68%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (4.55%) DHCP
5 4 (4.55%) DNS
5 4 (4.55%) Skype
5 4 (4.55%) SMTP
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.14%) Extranet
6 1 (1.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.41%) Hazelcast
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.14%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.14%) MySQL
6 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.50%) Android Studio
3 10 (11.36%) Eclipse
4 9 (10.23%) JIRA
5 4 (4.55%) Appium
5 4 (4.55%) Gradle
5 4 (4.55%) Maven
5 4 (4.55%) Selenium
5 4 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.41%) Bitbucket
6 3 (3.41%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.41%) JUnit
6 3 (3.41%) Mockito
7 2 (2.27%) Calabash
7 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.27%) MSTest
7 2 (2.27%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.27%) Subversion
7 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.27%) WebDriver
General
1 39 (44.32%) Banking
2 27 (30.68%) Finance
3 4 (4.55%) Spanish Language
4 3 (3.41%) Marketing
5 1 (1.14%) Advertising
5 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (47.73%) Developer
2 31 (35.23%) Android Developer
3 22 (25.00%) Designer
4 17 (19.32%) UI Designer
5 14 (15.91%) Java Developer
6 13 (14.77%) UI/UX Designer
6 13 (14.77%) UX Designer
7 11 (12.50%) Java Android Developer
7 11 (12.50%) Senior Developer
8 7 (7.95%) Mobile Designer
8 7 (7.95%) Mobile UI Designer
8 7 (7.95%) Senior Android Developer
8 7 (7.95%) Senior Designer
8 7 (7.95%) Senior UI Designer
9 6 (6.82%) Agile Developer
10 5 (5.68%) Mobile UI/UX Designer
10 5 (5.68%) Mobile UX Designer
10 5 (5.68%) Senior UI/UX Designer
10 5 (5.68%) Senior UX Designer
10 5 (5.68%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.45%) Android SDK
2 12 (13.64%) REST
3 9 (10.23%) HTML
3 9 (10.23%) Node.js
3 9 (10.23%) SOAP
4 8 (9.09%) CSS
5 7 (7.95%) Spring
6 6 (6.82%) AngularJS
6 6 (6.82%) Material Design
6 6 (6.82%) RESTful
7 5 (5.68%) HTML5
7 5 (5.68%) jQuery
8 4 (4.55%) .NET
8 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET
8 4 (4.55%) Cocoa
8 4 (4.55%) Spring Boot
8 4 (4.55%) Web Services
9 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (3.41%) React
9 3 (3.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (54.55%) Mobile App
2 25 (28.41%) User Experience
3 22 (25.00%) Mobile Banking
4 15 (17.05%) iPad
4 15 (17.05%) iPhone
5 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.55%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.55%) RSA SecurID
6 4 (4.55%) Smartphone
7 3 (3.41%) Blackberry
7 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.27%) Digital Media
8 2 (2.27%) Replication
9 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.14%) e-Learning
9 1 (1.14%) Learning Management System
9 1 (1.14%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 37 (42.05%) Apple iOS
2 18 (20.45%) Windows
3 11 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 5 (5.68%) Linux
5 4 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.41%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.27%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (51.14%) Agile Software Development
1 45 (51.14%) Android Development
2 32 (36.36%) Scrum
3 22 (25.00%) TDD
4 15 (17.05%) Mobile Development
4 15 (17.05%) OO
5 13 (14.77%) Business Analysis
5 13 (14.77%) iOS Development
6 12 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (9.09%) Exploratory Testing
8 7 (7.95%) Agile Testing
9 6 (6.82%) MVC
10 4 (4.55%) DNA
10 4 (4.55%) Incident Management
10 4 (4.55%) ITIL
10 4 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
10 4 (4.55%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 4 (4.55%) Open Source
10 4 (4.55%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 4 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (35.23%) Java
2 9 (10.23%) JavaScript
3 6 (6.82%) Apple Swift
4 4 (4.55%) C#
4 4 (4.55%) Objective-C
4 4 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.55%) Ruby
4 4 (4.55%) Scala
4 4 (4.55%) SQL
4 4 (4.55%) VB
5 3 (3.41%) Groovy
5 3 (3.41%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.27%) Python
7 1 (1.14%) C++
7 1 (1.14%) ES6
7 1 (1.14%) PHP
7 1 (1.14%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (4.55%) Degree
1 4 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.27%) ISEB
3 2 (2.27%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) QA
2 4 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.55%) Docker
2 4 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) AirWatch
2 4 (4.55%) NetBackup
2 4 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (4.55%) WSUS
3 3 (3.41%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.27%) SCCM
5 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 16 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.23%) Adobe
2 9 (10.23%) HP
3 6 (6.82%) Apple
3 6 (6.82%) Google
4 5 (5.68%) Cisco
4 5 (5.68%) Toshiba
5 4 (4.55%) Dell
5 4 (4.55%) MobileIron
5 4 (4.55%) Symantec
5 4 (4.55%) VMware
6 2 (2.27%) Lotus
6 2 (2.27%) SAP
6 2 (2.27%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.14%) Aruba
7 1 (1.14%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.14%) Lumension
7 1 (1.14%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.14%) Sophos