Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 86 82
Rank change year-on-year +18 -4 +20
Contract jobs citing Android 51 51 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.72% 2.27% 1.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.81% 9.66% 6.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 23 12
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.03% +23.60%
10th Percentile £340 £220 £269
90th Percentile £475 £598 £513
South East median daily rate £400 £390 £363
% change year-on-year +2.56% +7.59% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £9.61 -
South East median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £33.25
% change year-on-year +22.86% -47.37% +95.59%

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 432 528 387
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 23.02% 23.54% 21.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 171 171
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £390 £375 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -2.34% +2.40%
10th Percentile £187 £158 £191
90th Percentile £500 £538 £519
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 41 32
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £18.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +24.14% -9.38%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.75 £11.55
90th Percentile £21.05 £77.50 £42.13
South East median hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.43% - -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +9 40 £400 - 6
High Wycombe -2 1 £415 +315.00% 3
Android
South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 36 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (56.86%) Apple iOS
2 29 (56.86%) Android Development
3 27 (52.94%) Mobile App
4 17 (33.33%) Java
5 16 (31.37%) Git (software)
5 16 (31.37%) TDD
6 14 (27.45%) Test Automation
7 13 (25.49%) Scrum
7 13 (25.49%) Appium
8 12 (23.53%) Jenkins
8 12 (23.53%) Windows
9 11 (21.57%) QA
10 10 (19.61%) Android Studio
10 10 (19.61%) iOS Development
10 10 (19.61%) Cucumber
10 10 (19.61%) Open Source
11 9 (17.65%) JIRA
11 9 (17.65%) Finance
11 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
11 9 (17.65%) Docker
12 8 (15.69%) C#
12 8 (15.69%) Selenium
12 8 (15.69%) Banking
12 8 (15.69%) Confluence
12 8 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (13.73%) SQL
13 7 (13.73%) Xcode
13 7 (13.73%) Mobile Development
13 7 (13.73%) Spring Boot

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 8 (15.69%) Confluence
2 4 (7.84%) IIS
3 2 (3.92%) Apache
3 2 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.92%) NetWeaver
3 2 (3.92%) nginx
3 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) InVision
1 1 (1.96%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.88%) Sauce Labs
3 2 (3.92%) GitHub
3 2 (3.92%) Google Analytics
3 2 (3.92%) IaaS
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.92%) PaaS
3 2 (3.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) Internet
2 2 (3.92%) DNS
2 2 (3.92%) SSL
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) Redis
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.92%) GIS
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (31.37%) Git (software)
2 13 (25.49%) Appium
3 12 (23.53%) Jenkins
4 10 (19.61%) Android Studio
4 10 (19.61%) Cucumber
5 9 (17.65%) JIRA
6 8 (15.69%) Selenium
7 7 (13.73%) Xcode
8 6 (11.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (11.76%) Bitbucket
8 6 (11.76%) SoapUI
8 6 (11.76%) WebDriver
9 4 (7.84%) Calabash
10 2 (3.92%) git-flow
10 2 (3.92%) GitLab
10 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.96%) Axure RP
11 1 (1.96%) Capybara
11 1 (1.96%) Gradle
11 1 (1.96%) Maven
General
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Retail
4 2 (3.92%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (3.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (50.98%) Developer
2 22 (43.14%) Android Developer
3 11 (21.57%) Automation Tester
3 11 (21.57%) Tester
4 5 (9.80%) Java Automation Tester
4 5 (9.80%) Mobile Tester
5 4 (7.84%) Architect
5 4 (7.84%) QA Automation Tester
5 4 (7.84%) QA Tester
6 3 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Applications Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Designer
6 3 (5.88%) iOS Android Developer
6 3 (5.88%) iOS Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Angular Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Digital Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Digital Technical Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Mobile Designer
7 2 (3.92%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) Spring Boot
2 5 (9.80%) Android SDK
2 5 (9.80%) AngularJS
2 5 (9.80%) CSS
2 5 (9.80%) HTML
2 5 (9.80%) Spring
3 4 (7.84%) .NET
3 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (7.84%) REST
4 3 (5.88%) .NET Framework
4 3 (5.88%) SOAP
4 3 (5.88%) Web Services
5 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (3.92%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.92%) J2EE
5 2 (3.92%) jQuery
5 2 (3.92%) LAMP
5 2 (3.92%) Material Design
5 2 (3.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (52.94%) Mobile App
2 6 (11.76%) User Experience
3 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.92%) BYOD
5 2 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.96%) Clustering
6 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 29 (56.86%) Apple iOS
2 12 (23.53%) Windows
3 6 (11.76%) Mac OS X
4 4 (7.84%) Linux
5 2 (3.92%) DC/OS
5 2 (3.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (56.86%) Android Development
3 16 (31.37%) TDD
4 14 (27.45%) Test Automation
5 13 (25.49%) Scrum
6 10 (19.61%) iOS Development
6 10 (19.61%) Open Source
7 8 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (13.73%) Mobile Development
9 5 (9.80%) BDD
9 5 (9.80%) SDLC
10 4 (7.84%) MVC
10 4 (7.84%) OO
10 4 (7.84%) OOP
10 4 (7.84%) Web Development
11 3 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (5.88%) DevOps
11 3 (5.88%) HOOD
11 3 (5.88%) Waterfall
11 3 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (33.33%) Java
2 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 8 (15.69%) C#
4 7 (13.73%) SQL
5 6 (11.76%) Apple Swift
6 4 (7.84%) C++
6 4 (7.84%) Ruby
7 2 (3.92%) PHP
7 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.57%) QA
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) Docker
2 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) AirWatch
1 2 (3.92%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.96%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) Xamarin
3 2 (3.92%) Adobe
3 2 (3.92%) ATG
3 2 (3.92%) Demandware
3 2 (3.92%) Google
3 2 (3.92%) hybris
3 2 (3.92%) IBM
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) SAP
4 1 (1.96%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco
4 1 (1.96%) F5
4 1 (1.96%) Remedy
4 1 (1.96%) Sencha