Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 78 53
Rank change year-on-year +32 -25 +34
Contract jobs citing Android 63 52 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.98% 2.26% 3.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.33% 10.10% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 22 28
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £463 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.92% +34.06% -8.00%
10th Percentile £107 £188 £250
90th Percentile £435 £599 £513
South East median daily rate £370 £385 £330
% change year-on-year -3.90% +16.67% -7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £45.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -62.22% +157.14% -7.89%

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 411 515 401
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 25.95% 22.43% 23.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 184 194
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.67% -3.56%
10th Percentile £160 £140 £258
90th Percentile £495 £500 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 37 27
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.75 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.07% +20.00% -5.84%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.35 £8.92
90th Percentile £38.38 £67.00 £25.15
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.18
% change year-on-year -2.86% +8.19% -19.13%

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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 2019. 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 +18 36 £310 -34.74% 1
High Wycombe - 7 £415 -
Aylesbury +1 1 £180 +12.50% 2
Android
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 35 (55.56%) Android Development
2 33 (52.38%) Mobile App
3 29 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (34.92%) Apple iOS
5 21 (33.33%) TDD
6 19 (30.16%) Windows
7 16 (25.40%) Mobile Development
8 13 (20.63%) Scrum
8 13 (20.63%) Active Directory
9 12 (19.05%) Java
9 12 (19.05%) Git (software)
9 12 (19.05%) Android Studio
10 10 (15.87%) C#
11 9 (14.29%) Finance
11 9 (14.29%) User Experience
12 8 (12.70%) iOS Development
12 8 (12.70%) Windows 10
13 7 (11.11%) .NET
13 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
13 7 (11.11%) Thin Client
13 7 (11.11%) Test Automation
13 7 (11.11%) Fat Client
14 6 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (9.52%) Selenium
14 6 (9.52%) Windows 7
14 6 (9.52%) Terminal Server
14 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET
14 6 (9.52%) CSS
14 6 (9.52%) Service Management
14 6 (9.52%) ITIL

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 5 (7.94%) Confluence
1 5 (7.94%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.17%) IIS
3 1 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.59%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.59%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (1.59%) 3G
2 1 (1.59%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.59%) Intranet
2 1 (1.59%) VPN
2 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Android Studio
1 12 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.52%) Appium
2 6 (9.52%) GitLab
2 6 (9.52%) Selenium
3 5 (7.94%) JIRA
4 4 (6.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (6.35%) Bitbucket
4 4 (6.35%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.35%) WebDriver
5 3 (4.76%) Calabash
6 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.17%) Gradle
6 2 (3.17%) Maven
7 1 (1.59%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.59%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.59%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.59%) Xcode
General
1 9 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Automotive
4 1 (1.59%) Billing
4 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (52.38%) Developer
2 25 (39.68%) Android Developer
3 14 (22.22%) Analyst
4 7 (11.11%) Designer
4 7 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 7 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) .NET Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Automation Tester
5 5 (7.94%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) Tester
5 5 (7.94%) UX Designer
6 4 (6.35%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (6.35%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Angular Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Applications Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 4 (6.35%) QA Automation Tester
6 4 (6.35%) QA Tester
6 4 (6.35%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.11%) .NET
2 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET
2 6 (9.52%) CSS
3 5 (7.94%) AngularJS
3 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (7.94%) HTML
3 5 (7.94%) Spring
4 3 (4.76%) Android SDK
4 3 (4.76%) Material Design
5 2 (3.17%) iOS SDK
5 2 (3.17%) JSON
5 2 (3.17%) Node.js
5 2 (3.17%) RxJava
5 2 (3.17%) Spring Boot
5 2 (3.17%) Web Services
6 1 (1.59%) COM
6 1 (1.59%) Dojo
6 1 (1.59%) LDAP
6 1 (1.59%) SOAP
6 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (52.38%) Mobile App
2 9 (14.29%) User Experience
3 7 (11.11%) Fat Client
3 7 (11.11%) Thin Client
4 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (3.17%) BYOD
6 2 (3.17%) iPad
7 1 (1.59%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.59%) iPhone
7 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (34.92%) Apple iOS
2 19 (30.16%) Windows
3 8 (12.70%) Windows 10
4 6 (9.52%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.35%) Mac OS X
6 3 (4.76%) Linux
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (55.56%) Android Development
2 29 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (33.33%) TDD
4 16 (25.40%) Mobile Development
5 13 (20.63%) Scrum
6 8 (12.70%) iOS Development
7 7 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 6 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (9.52%) ITIL
8 6 (9.52%) Service Management
9 5 (7.94%) BDD
9 5 (7.94%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (7.94%) Deployment Automation
9 5 (7.94%) MVC
9 5 (7.94%) Open Source
9 5 (7.94%) Web Design
10 4 (6.35%) HOOD
10 4 (6.35%) OOP
10 4 (6.35%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (6.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.05%) Java
2 10 (15.87%) C#
3 5 (7.94%) Apple Swift
3 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.76%) C++
4 3 (4.76%) Ruby
5 2 (3.17%) SQL
6 1 (1.59%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) Degree
1 3 (4.76%) Master's Degree
2 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (20.63%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.52%) Terminal Server
3 5 (7.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) Xamarin
3 3 (4.76%) Adobe
4 2 (3.17%) Remedy
5 1 (1.59%) Apple
5 1 (1.59%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco
5 1 (1.59%) F5
5 1 (1.59%) Sencha