The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 22 April 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 East / Hampshire
3 months to
22 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 116 80
Rank change year-on-year +25 -36  
Contract jobs citing Android 23 10 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.18% 0.44% 2.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.62% 1.63% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 32
Median daily rate £394 £369 £309
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.77% +19.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £286 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £508 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year +3.44% +11.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.40 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.60% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +16.66% +114.28%  

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 Hampshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 498 614 738
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 25.49% 26.98% 32.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 385 376
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.18% +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £251 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £500 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.20% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 39 50
Median hourly rate £14.40 £37.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.60% +74.41%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £13.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £47.83 £40.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Hampshire

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Hampshire over the 3 months to 22 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android in Hampshire

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in Hampshire

Android
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 April 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
Portsmouth -2 10 £425 -15.00%
Basingstoke +6 4 - - 3
Southampton - 2 £350 -
Petersfield - 1 £95 - 2
Romsey - 1 £380 -
Android
South East

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Android.

1 25 (67.57%) Apple iOS
2 24 (64.86%) Windows
3 16 (43.24%) Android Development
4 10 (27.03%) iOS Development
4 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
4 10 (27.03%) SQL
5 8 (21.62%) RESTful
5 8 (21.62%) C#
5 8 (21.62%) Windows Server
6 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (18.92%) Adobe Campaign
6 7 (18.92%) HTML
6 7 (18.92%) .NET
6 7 (18.92%) Oracle
6 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
6 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
6 7 (18.92%) CSS
6 7 (18.92%) XML
6 7 (18.92%) Linux
6 7 (18.92%) RDBMS
6 7 (18.92%) Adobe
6 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
6 7 (18.92%) Project Management
6 7 (18.92%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (18.92%) Relational Database
6 7 (18.92%) Gradle
6 7 (18.92%) Xamarin
6 7 (18.92%) Direct Marketing
6 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (10.81%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Google Play
2 2 (5.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) WAN
1 4 (10.81%) WLAN
2 3 (8.11%) Bluetooth
3 2 (5.41%) Firewall
3 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (18.92%) RDBMS
1 7 (18.92%) Relational Database
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) Geospatial Data
2 2 (5.41%) GIS
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Gradle
2 6 (16.22%) Android Studio
3 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
4 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.41%) NuGet
5 2 (5.41%) Selenium
6 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 7 (18.92%) Marketing
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (62.16%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Android Developer
3 4 (10.81%) IT Support
3 4 (10.81%) Mobile Specialist
4 3 (8.11%) Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Campaign Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) CRM Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) CRM Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) IT Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) QA Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) QA Automation Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) RESTful
2 7 (18.92%) .NET
2 7 (18.92%) CSS
2 7 (18.92%) HTML
2 7 (18.92%) XML
3 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
3 4 (10.81%) Entity Framework
4 3 (8.11%) WPF
5 2 (5.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (5.41%) LINQ
5 2 (5.41%) SignalR
5 2 (5.41%) STL
5 2 (5.41%) Task Parallel Library
5 2 (5.41%) WCF
6 1 (2.70%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
3 5 (13.51%) User Experience
4 4 (10.81%) CESG
5 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
6 2 (5.41%) Blackberry
6 2 (5.41%) iPhone
6 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
6 2 (5.41%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 25 (67.57%) Apple iOS
2 24 (64.86%) Windows
3 8 (21.62%) Windows Server
4 7 (18.92%) Linux
5 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
6 3 (8.11%) Windows 10
7 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Android Development
2 10 (27.03%) iOS Development
3 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.92%) Direct Marketing
3 7 (18.92%) Project Management
3 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
4 6 (16.22%) ITIL
4 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
4 6 (16.22%) Release Management
5 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.81%) Automated Testing
6 4 (10.81%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (10.81%) ITSM
6 4 (10.81%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (10.81%) Process Improvement
6 4 (10.81%) Service Management
6 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (10.81%) Telematics
7 3 (8.11%) CRM
7 3 (8.11%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) SQL
2 8 (21.62%) C#
3 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.41%) C++
4 2 (5.41%) Java
4 2 (5.41%) Python
5 1 (2.70%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) AirWatch
2 2 (5.41%) Unicenter
3 1 (2.70%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Adobe
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle
1 7 (18.92%) Xamarin
2 6 (16.22%) Google
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Remedy
3 4 (10.81%) BMC
4 2 (5.41%) CA
4 2 (5.41%) Peregrine
4 2 (5.41%) Samsung
4 2 (5.41%) ServiceNow
4 2 (5.41%) Spiceworks
5 1 (2.70%) Apple
5 1 (2.70%) Motorola