Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 January 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 53 74
Rank change year-on-year -23 +21 +14
Contract jobs citing Android 43 34 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.57% 2.81% 1.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.20% 10.90% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 14
Milton Keynes median daily rate £475 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% -3.45% +6.23%
10th Percentile £408 £273 £270
90th Percentile £600 £513 £650
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £463 £345 £375
% change year-on-year +34.06% -8.00% +12.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 384 312 422
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 22.95% 25.83% 23.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 150 142
Milton Keynes median daily rate £394 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.01% +2.00% +20.97%
10th Percentile £200 £263 £191
90th Percentile £503 £538 £549
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £370 £380
% change year-on-year +1.35% -2.63% +22.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 32
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -2.79% +14.30%
10th Percentile £11.74 £8.85 £9.50
90th Percentile £21.00 £18.00 £19.95
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £15.86
% change year-on-year +20.00% -5.42% +13.29%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in Milton Keynes

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Milton Keynes

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Android.

1 31 (72.09%) Apple iOS
2 30 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (55.81%) TDD
3 24 (55.81%) Mobile App
4 22 (51.16%) Java
5 21 (48.84%) Jenkins
6 19 (44.19%) Windows
6 19 (44.19%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (44.19%) Git (software)
7 17 (39.53%) Android Development
8 16 (37.21%) REST
8 16 (37.21%) Open Source
8 16 (37.21%) SOAP
9 15 (34.88%) Test Automation
9 15 (34.88%) Selenium
9 15 (34.88%) Docker
9 15 (34.88%) Apple Swift
10 14 (32.56%) Appium
10 14 (32.56%) JIRA
10 14 (32.56%) WebDriver
10 14 (32.56%) SQL
11 13 (30.23%) Web Services
11 13 (30.23%) Banking
11 13 (30.23%) Mac OS X
11 13 (30.23%) Internet
11 13 (30.23%) Confluence
11 13 (30.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 13 (30.23%) Bitbucket
12 12 (27.91%) Android SDK
12 12 (27.91%) QA

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 13 (30.23%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (9.30%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.26%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (18.60%) Sauce Labs
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.23%) Internet
2 5 (11.63%) Bluetooth
3 3 (6.98%) SAN
4 1 (2.33%) Firewall
4 1 (2.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) Redis
2 3 (6.98%) Big Data
2 3 (6.98%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 21 (48.84%) Jenkins
2 19 (44.19%) Git (software)
3 15 (34.88%) Selenium
4 14 (32.56%) Appium
4 14 (32.56%) JIRA
4 14 (32.56%) WebDriver
5 13 (30.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 13 (30.23%) Bitbucket
6 12 (27.91%) Cucumber
7 4 (9.30%) Calabash
8 3 (6.98%) Android Studio
8 3 (6.98%) Eclipse
8 3 (6.98%) IntelliJ
8 3 (6.98%) NUnit
8 3 (6.98%) PhantomJS
8 3 (6.98%) SpecFlow
8 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
9 2 (4.65%) Jasmine
9 2 (4.65%) Mockito
General
1 13 (30.23%) Banking
2 9 (20.93%) Finance
3 4 (9.30%) Corporate Banking
3 4 (9.30%) Retail
3 4 (9.30%) Retail Banking
4 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.65%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Tester
2 11 (25.58%) Automation Tester
3 10 (23.26%) Developer
3 10 (23.26%) QA Tester
4 9 (20.93%) Android Developer
4 9 (20.93%) QA Automation Tester
5 7 (16.28%) Architect
6 6 (13.95%) Technical Architect
7 5 (11.63%) Java Automation Tester
7 5 (11.63%) Senior Automation Tester
7 5 (11.63%) Senior QA Tester
7 5 (11.63%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) Senior Tester
7 5 (11.63%) Software Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Designer
8 4 (9.30%) Senior Designer
8 4 (9.30%) Senior UI Designer
8 4 (9.30%) Senior UX Designer
8 4 (9.30%) UI Designer
8 4 (9.30%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) REST
1 16 (37.21%) SOAP
2 13 (30.23%) Web Services
3 12 (27.91%) Android SDK
4 7 (16.28%) AngularJS
5 6 (13.95%) JSON
6 4 (9.30%) CSS
6 4 (9.30%) CSS3
6 4 (9.30%) HTML
6 4 (9.30%) HTML5
6 4 (9.30%) Material Design
6 4 (9.30%) Node.js
6 4 (9.30%) Retrofit
6 4 (9.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (6.98%) Dagger
7 3 (6.98%) RESTful
8 2 (4.65%) Java EE
9 1 (2.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (55.81%) Mobile App
2 6 (13.95%) Mobile Banking
3 5 (11.63%) User Experience
4 4 (9.30%) Graphic Design
4 4 (9.30%) iPhone
5 3 (6.98%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.33%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (2.33%) Clustering
6 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (72.09%) Apple iOS
2 19 (44.19%) Windows
3 13 (30.23%) Mac OS X
4 6 (13.95%) Linux
4 6 (13.95%) Windows Server
5 5 (11.63%) Windows 10
5 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (11.63%) Windows Vista
6 2 (4.65%) Solaris
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (55.81%) TDD
3 19 (44.19%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (39.53%) Android Development
5 16 (37.21%) Open Source
6 15 (34.88%) Test Automation
7 9 (20.93%) DevOps
8 8 (18.60%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 6 (13.95%) API Development
9 6 (13.95%) BDD
9 6 (13.95%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (13.95%) Scrum
10 5 (11.63%) iOS Development
10 5 (11.63%) SDLC
10 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
11 4 (9.30%) Functional Testing
11 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
11 4 (9.30%) Web Design
11 4 (9.30%) Wireframes
12 3 (6.98%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 22 (51.16%) Java
2 15 (34.88%) Apple Swift
3 14 (32.56%) SQL
4 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.30%) C#
5 4 (9.30%) Ruby
6 3 (6.98%) C++
7 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.63%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) CCNA
3 2 (4.65%) CCSP
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.65%) Degree
4 1 (2.33%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.33%) MCITP
4 1 (2.33%) MCSE
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.91%) QA
System Software
1 15 (34.88%) Docker
2 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (6.98%) SCCM
1 3 (6.98%) SCOM
2 2 (4.65%) Ansible
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Apple
2 5 (11.63%) HP
2 5 (11.63%) Xamarin
3 3 (6.98%) Citrix
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.65%) Sun
5 1 (2.33%) StorageTek
5 1 (2.33%) VMware