Period
to 12 November 2018

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 6 months to 12 November 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 99 78
Rank change year-on-year +45 -21 +27
Contract jobs citing Android 65 42 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.77% 1.79% 2.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.12% 8.38% 9.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 20
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £475 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +33.80% +1.43%
10th Percentile £295 £230 £268
90th Percentile £445 £600 £513
South East median daily rate £394 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -1.56% +14.29% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £9.61 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.68% - -
South East median hourly rate £21.00 £45.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -53.33% +130.77% -44.29%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 430 501 388
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 24.91% 21.39% 22.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 160 176
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £373 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.67% -3.56% +3.00%
10th Percentile £185 £142 £200
90th Percentile £487 £500 £516
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 42 28
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.94% +20.00% -5.42%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.79 £11.85
90th Percentile £21.45 £56.10 £48.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.03
% change year-on-year - +2.76% -5.39%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

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 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android in Buckinghamshire

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 12 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +24 41 £400 -15.79% 6
High Wycombe +2 6 £415 +315.00% 1
Android
South East

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Android.

1 40 (61.54%) Android Development
2 38 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (50.77%) Mobile App
4 29 (44.62%) Apple iOS
5 18 (27.69%) TDD
6 16 (24.62%) Java
6 16 (24.62%) Git (software)
7 14 (21.54%) Scrum
8 13 (20.00%) Windows
8 13 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 13 (20.00%) Mobile Development
9 12 (18.46%) iOS Development
9 12 (18.46%) Android Studio
10 11 (16.92%) Jenkins
10 11 (16.92%) Appium
11 10 (15.38%) QA
11 10 (15.38%) C#
11 10 (15.38%) Finance
12 9 (13.85%) Banking
12 9 (13.85%) Cucumber
12 9 (13.85%) User Experience
13 8 (12.31%) CSS
14 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET
14 7 (10.77%) HTML
14 7 (10.77%) JavaScript
14 7 (10.77%) .NET
14 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
14 7 (10.77%) Xcode
14 7 (10.77%) Active Directory
14 7 (10.77%) JIRA

Android
Co-occurring 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 (9.23%) Confluence
2 2 (3.08%) IIS
3 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.54%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) InVision
1 1 (1.54%) UserZoom
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) Office 365
2 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.08%) Sauce Labs
3 1 (1.54%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) Internet
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (24.62%) Git (software)
2 12 (18.46%) Android Studio
3 11 (16.92%) Appium
3 11 (16.92%) Jenkins
4 9 (13.85%) Cucumber
5 7 (10.77%) JIRA
5 7 (10.77%) Xcode
6 6 (9.23%) Selenium
6 6 (9.23%) SoapUI
7 4 (6.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (6.15%) Bitbucket
7 4 (6.15%) GitLab
7 4 (6.15%) WebDriver
8 3 (4.62%) Calabash
9 2 (3.08%) git-flow
9 2 (3.08%) Gradle
10 1 (1.54%) Axure RP
10 1 (1.54%) Capybara
10 1 (1.54%) Maven
10 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (15.38%) Finance
2 9 (13.85%) Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Automotive
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (53.85%) Developer
2 26 (40.00%) Android Developer
3 10 (15.38%) Automation Tester
3 10 (15.38%) Tester
4 7 (10.77%) Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) Designer
5 6 (9.23%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Angular Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Mobile Tester
6 5 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) UX Designer
7 4 (6.15%) Java Automation Tester
7 4 (6.15%) UI Designer
8 3 (4.62%) Applications Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Mobile Designer
8 3 (4.62%) QA Tester
8 3 (4.62%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) CSS
2 7 (10.77%) .NET
2 7 (10.77%) AngularJS
2 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET
2 7 (10.77%) HTML
2 7 (10.77%) Spring Boot
3 6 (9.23%) Android SDK
3 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (7.69%) Spring
5 3 (4.62%) Material Design
5 3 (4.62%) Web Services
6 2 (3.08%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.08%) jQuery
6 2 (3.08%) REST
6 2 (3.08%) RxJava
6 2 (3.08%) SOAP
6 2 (3.08%) XML
7 1 (1.54%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.54%) PhoneGap
7 1 (1.54%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 33 (50.77%) Mobile App
2 9 (13.85%) User Experience
3 5 (7.69%) Fat Client
3 5 (7.69%) Thin Client
4 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.62%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (3.08%) BYOD
6 2 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 29 (44.62%) Apple iOS
2 13 (20.00%) Windows
3 5 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 5 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.15%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.08%) Linux
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (61.54%) Android Development
2 38 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (27.69%) TDD
4 14 (21.54%) Scrum
5 13 (20.00%) Mobile Development
5 13 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 12 (18.46%) iOS Development
7 6 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (9.23%) MVC
7 6 (9.23%) Open Source
8 5 (7.69%) ITIL
8 5 (7.69%) SDLC
8 5 (7.69%) Service Management
8 5 (7.69%) Web Design
8 5 (7.69%) Web Development
9 4 (6.15%) BDD
9 4 (6.15%) Deployment Automation
10 3 (4.62%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (4.62%) HOOD
10 3 (4.62%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.62%) Java
2 10 (15.38%) C#
3 7 (10.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.15%) Apple Swift
4 4 (6.15%) SQL
5 3 (4.62%) C++
5 3 (4.62%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (6.15%) Degree
2 3 (4.62%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.77%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.69%) Docker
2 5 (7.69%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
1 7 (10.77%) Xamarin
2 3 (4.62%) Adobe
3 1 (1.54%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco
3 1 (1.54%) F5
3 1 (1.54%) Remedy
3 1 (1.54%) Sencha