Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 November 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.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
South West > Dorset
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 39 38
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1 -3
Contract jobs citing Android 7 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.30% 1.59% 0.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.07% 9.86% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 1
Dorset median daily rate £388 £210 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +84.52% -52.00% -2.78%
10th Percentile £364 £195 £419
90th Percentile £406 £356 £456
South West median daily rate £403 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +15.00% -6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dorset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £12.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% +26.00% -24.24%

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 Dorset with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 99 71 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 32.57% 16.10% 25.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 43 37
Dorset median daily rate £400 £220 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +81.82% +25.71% -49.09%
10th Percentile £200 £110 £113
90th Percentile £486 £400 £464
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £370
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 3 27
Dorset median hourly rate £39.50 £11.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +259.09% -70.67% +124.28%
10th Percentile £10.79 £10.75 £12.30
90th Percentile £48.75 £14.46 £45.48
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.26 £18.50
% change year-on-year +14.68% -17.51% +8.82%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in Dorset

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Dorset

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in Dorset

Android
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Bournemouth +12 4 £388 +14.81% 1
Android
South West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Android.

1 5 (71.43%) Objective-C
2 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 4 (57.14%) Android Development
2 4 (57.14%) iOS Development
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
3 3 (42.86%) Android SDK
3 3 (42.86%) iOS SDK
3 3 (42.86%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) Apple Swift
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) Xamarin
5 1 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (14.29%) Docker
5 1 (14.29%) React
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) Games
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) UML
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) iOS Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Android Developer
3 2 (28.57%) iOS Android Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Android SDK
1 3 (42.86%) iOS SDK
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) React
3 1 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Android Development
1 4 (57.14%) iOS Development
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
3 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Objective-C
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Apple Swift
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Xamarin