Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 72 92
Rank change year-on-year -11 +20 -19
Contract jobs citing Android 39 21 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.23% 1.66% 1.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.57% 7.09% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 20
Milton Keynes median daily rate £475 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% +2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £259 £271 £259
90th Percentile £600 £513 £650
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £355 £350
% change year-on-year +23.24% +1.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £9.61 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £9.61 - -

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 369 296 471
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 21.15% 23.36% 24.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 135 167
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £220
90th Percentile £500 £525 £534
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £370 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -4.52% +3.33% +16.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 20 38
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.75 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.41% -3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £11.59 £11.45 £9.50
90th Percentile £21.00 £16.24 £21.13
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +11.11%

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 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Android.

1 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (58.97%) Apple iOS
3 22 (56.41%) Java
4 21 (53.85%) Git (software)
5 17 (43.59%) TDD
5 17 (43.59%) Jenkins
5 17 (43.59%) Mobile App
6 16 (41.03%) Docker
6 16 (41.03%) Windows
7 15 (38.46%) REST
8 14 (35.90%) Open Source
8 14 (35.90%) SOAP
8 14 (35.90%) Android Development
9 13 (33.33%) Web Services
9 13 (33.33%) JIRA
10 12 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (30.77%) Banking
10 12 (30.77%) SQL
10 12 (30.77%) Apple Swift
11 11 (28.21%) Internet
11 11 (28.21%) QA
11 11 (28.21%) Selenium
11 11 (28.21%) Cucumber
11 11 (28.21%) Test Automation
12 10 (25.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 10 (25.64%) Confluence
12 10 (25.64%) WebDriver
12 10 (25.64%) Mac OS X
12 10 (25.64%) Appium
12 10 (25.64%) Bitbucket

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 10 (25.64%) Confluence
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (5.13%) Alfresco
3 2 (5.13%) CMS
3 2 (5.13%) Drupal
3 2 (5.13%) Liferay
4 1 (2.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (17.95%) Sauce Labs
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) Internet
2 5 (12.82%) Bluetooth
3 3 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (2.56%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.56%) Firewall
4 1 (2.56%) NAS
4 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) Redis
2 4 (10.26%) Hazelcast
3 3 (7.69%) Big Data
3 3 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 21 (53.85%) Git (software)
2 17 (43.59%) Jenkins
3 13 (33.33%) JIRA
4 11 (28.21%) Cucumber
4 11 (28.21%) Selenium
5 10 (25.64%) Appium
5 10 (25.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (25.64%) Bitbucket
5 10 (25.64%) WebDriver
6 4 (10.26%) Maven
7 3 (7.69%) Calabash
7 3 (7.69%) Eclipse
7 3 (7.69%) IntelliJ
7 3 (7.69%) NUnit
7 3 (7.69%) PhantomJS
7 3 (7.69%) SpecFlow
7 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
8 2 (5.13%) Jasmine
8 2 (5.13%) Protractor
General
1 12 (30.77%) Banking
2 8 (20.51%) Finance
3 5 (12.82%) Retail
4 4 (10.26%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (7.69%) Retail Banking
5 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Developer
2 11 (28.21%) Tester
3 10 (25.64%) Automation Tester
4 9 (23.08%) Android Developer
4 9 (23.08%) QA Tester
5 8 (20.51%) QA Automation Tester
6 6 (15.38%) Architect
6 6 (15.38%) Senior Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Software Engineer
6 6 (15.38%) Technical Architect
7 5 (12.82%) Java Automation Tester
7 5 (12.82%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Senior Android Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Senior Automation Tester
8 4 (10.26%) Senior QA Tester
8 4 (10.26%) Senior Tester
9 3 (7.69%) Selenium Tester
9 3 (7.69%) UI Engineer
10 2 (5.13%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (38.46%) REST
2 14 (35.90%) SOAP
3 13 (33.33%) Web Services
4 8 (20.51%) Android SDK
5 7 (17.95%) RESTful
6 4 (10.26%) Grails
6 4 (10.26%) Java EE
6 4 (10.26%) Spring
7 3 (7.69%) JSON
7 3 (7.69%) Node.js
7 3 (7.69%) Play Framework
8 1 (2.56%) JMS
8 1 (2.56%) Spring Integration
8 1 (2.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 17 (43.59%) Mobile App
2 5 (12.82%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (5.13%) iPad
4 1 (2.56%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.56%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) iPhone
4 1 (2.56%) Online Games
4 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (58.97%) Apple iOS
2 16 (41.03%) Windows
3 10 (25.64%) Mac OS X
4 7 (17.95%) Linux
5 6 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 5 (12.82%) Windows 10
6 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (12.82%) Windows Vista
7 2 (5.13%) Solaris
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (43.59%) TDD
3 14 (35.90%) Android Development
3 14 (35.90%) Open Source
4 12 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (28.21%) Test Automation
6 9 (23.08%) Unit Testing
7 8 (20.51%) Scrum
8 7 (17.95%) API Development
8 7 (17.95%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 6 (15.38%) SOA
9 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
10 5 (12.82%) iOS Development
10 5 (12.82%) SDLC
11 4 (10.26%) Functional Testing
12 3 (7.69%) BDD
12 3 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
12 3 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
12 3 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) Java
2 12 (30.77%) Apple Swift
2 12 (30.77%) SQL
3 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.82%) Scala
5 3 (7.69%) C#
5 3 (7.69%) Ruby
6 1 (2.56%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.82%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) CCNA
3 2 (5.13%) CCSP
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) MCITP
4 1 (2.56%) MCSE
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.21%) QA
System Software
1 16 (41.03%) Docker
2 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (7.69%) SCCM
1 3 (7.69%) SCOM
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Apple
2 5 (12.82%) HP
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Xamarin
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle
4 3 (7.69%) Citrix
5 2 (5.13%) IBM
5 2 (5.13%) OpenText
5 2 (5.13%) Sun
6 1 (2.56%) StorageTek
6 1 (2.56%) VMware