Period
to 24 July 2017

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 24 July 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 106 94
Rank change year-on-year +49 -12 -14
Contract jobs citing Android 19 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.50% 0.33% 0.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.33% 1.48% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 12
Reading median daily rate £320 £335 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.48% -5.63% +49.47%
10th Percentile £300 £306 £216
90th Percentile £375 £343 £425
Berkshire median daily rate £360 £330 £340
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Reading median hourly rate £12.50 - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £16.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year -23.08% -53.57% -

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 Reading with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 228 405 500
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 17.98% 22.06% 25.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 250 265
Reading median daily rate £411 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.81% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £164 £194 £206
90th Percentile £538 £539 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 20 51
Reading median hourly rate £13.75 £21.33 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.54% -1.02% +30.61%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.48 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.15 £44.51 £30.90
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.75 £12.50 £18.55
% change year-on-year +2.00% -32.61% +6.00%

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 24 July 2017.

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 24 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for Android.

1 13 (68.42%) Windows
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 9 (47.37%) Apple iOS
4 8 (42.11%) Skype for Business
4 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (36.84%) Office 365
5 7 (36.84%) Mobile App
6 6 (31.58%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (31.58%) MobileIron
6 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
6 6 (31.58%) Skype
6 6 (31.58%) AirWatch
6 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (31.58%) WSUS
6 6 (31.58%) NetBackup
6 6 (31.58%) VMware
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (31.58%) Symantec
6 6 (31.58%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
6 6 (31.58%) LAN
6 6 (31.58%) SMTP
6 6 (31.58%) DHCP
6 6 (31.58%) DNS

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 8 (42.11%) Skype for Business
2 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Office 365
2 5 (26.32%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco IOS
1 6 (31.58%) DHCP
1 6 (31.58%) DNS
1 6 (31.58%) LAN
1 6 (31.58%) Skype
1 6 (31.58%) SMTP
2 5 (26.32%) VPN
2 5 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (10.53%) Internet
4 1 (5.26%) GSM
4 1 (5.26%) HSPA
4 1 (5.26%) LTE
4 1 (5.26%) WCDMA
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Android Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Appium
2 1 (5.26%) Calabash
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
2 1 (5.26%) Xcode
General
1 4 (21.05%) Publishing
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Exchange Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Office 365 Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Android Developer
4 1 (5.26%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) JSON
2 2 (10.53%) REST
2 2 (10.53%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) iPhone
2 2 (10.53%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Apple iOS
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 6 (31.58%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) Coaching
2 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
3 3 (15.79%) Remediation Plan
3 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
4 2 (10.53%) API Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (10.53%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Android Development
5 1 (5.26%) BDD
5 1 (5.26%) Information Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Development
5 1 (5.26%) MVVM
5 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Design
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
1 6 (31.58%) VB
2 2 (10.53%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Apple Swift
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
3 1 (5.26%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) AirWatch
1 6 (31.58%) NetBackup
1 6 (31.58%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (31.58%) WSUS
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (15.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco
2 6 (31.58%) MobileIron
2 6 (31.58%) Symantec
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) Samsung
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Apple
5 1 (5.26%) Xamarin