Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 19 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 77 98
Rank change year-on-year -4 +21 -1
Contract jobs citing Android 11 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.87% 1.28% 0.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.20% 7.38% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 17
Reading median daily rate £400 £275 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.45% +22.22% -47.06%
10th Percentile £349 £189 £180
90th Percentile £440 £425 £410
Berkshire median daily rate £388 £350 £250
% change year-on-year +10.71% +40.00% -23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Reading median hourly rate - - £135.00
Berkshire median hourly rate - £45.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year - +136.84% +76.74%

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 Reading with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 262 244 497
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 20.81% 17.30% 25.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 130 301
Reading median daily rate £400 £382 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% -4.50% +16.36%
10th Percentile £203 £213 £213
90th Percentile £550 £553 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £398
% change year-on-year +6.67% -5.66% +18.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 59
Reading median hourly rate £17.50 £30.91 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.38% +0.03% +87.27%
10th Percentile £13.23 £11.00 £16.05
90th Percentile £47.50 £55.65 £55.57
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £29.45
% change year-on-year -20.00% -40.58% +78.48%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in Reading

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Reading

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Reading over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android in Reading

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 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 Reading region with a requirement for Android.

1 9 (81.82%) Apple iOS
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 6 (54.55%) Office 365
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (54.55%) Mobile App
3 6 (54.55%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (54.55%) Samsung
3 6 (54.55%) Remediation Plan
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
4 5 (45.45%) Coaching
4 5 (45.45%) VPN
4 5 (45.45%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) SCCM
5 2 (18.18%) Publishing
5 2 (18.18%) REST
5 2 (18.18%) Xamarin
5 2 (18.18%) SaaS
5 2 (18.18%) Social Media
5 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
5 2 (18.18%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (9.09%) Push Notifications
6 1 (9.09%) API Design
6 1 (9.09%) React Native
6 1 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Azure Active Directory
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (54.55%) Office 365
2 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) VPN
1 5 (45.45%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) Skype
2 1 (9.09%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Mercurial
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 2 (18.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Android Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Android Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) iOS Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Tester
3 1 (9.09%) React Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) MvvmCross
2 1 (9.09%) React Native
2 1 (9.09%) RESTful
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Mobile App
2 2 (18.18%) Social Media
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) iPad
3 1 (9.09%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Apple iOS
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Remediation Plan
2 5 (45.45%) Coaching
2 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (9.09%) Android Development
4 1 (9.09%) API Design
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (9.09%) MVVM
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Push Notifications
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) ES6
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (18.18%) SCCM
3 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
3 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
3 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 6 (54.55%) Samsung
2 2 (18.18%) Xamarin
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) MobileIron
3 1 (9.09%) Sony
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec
3 1 (9.09%) VMware