The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 26 June 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
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 8 -
Rank change year-on-year -22 -  
Contract jobs citing Android 1 21 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.63% 14.38% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.94% 29.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 20 0
Median daily rate - £463 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.00%  

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 34 72 26
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 21.25% 49.32% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 47 14
Median daily rate £300 £406 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.15% +35.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £288 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £513 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 5
Median hourly rate £46.69 £47.83 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +267.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £35.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.18 £55.00 £36.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Portsmouth

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Android.

1 7 (70.00%) Android Development
2 6 (60.00%) RESTful
2 6 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (60.00%) Gradle
3 5 (50.00%) Android Studio
3 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) Google
3 5 (50.00%) Release Management
3 5 (50.00%) Google Play
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Telematics
4 4 (40.00%) Process Improvement
5 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Bluetooth
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (20.00%) Samsung
6 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (20.00%) iPhone
6 2 (20.00%) Smartphone
6 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) MCP
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (10.00%) Analytics

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Gradle
2 5 (50.00%) Android Studio
3 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Android Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Android Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Android Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Android Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) iPhone
2 2 (20.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Android Development
2 5 (50.00%) Release Management
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 4 (40.00%) Telematics
4 3 (30.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Break/Fix
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Google
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Samsung