The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 28 March 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
South West / Somerset
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 35 45
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10  
Contract jobs citing Android 1 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.49% 1.52% 1.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.86% 10.53% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Median daily rate - £281 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.03 £14.85
% change year-on-year +16.03% +108.92%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 35 38 50
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 17.16% 14.45% 14.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 21
Median daily rate £350 £212 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +65.09% -16.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £161 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 8
Median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.51% -18.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.78 £15.00 £13.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.38 £38.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Somerset

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in Somerset

Android
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -1 1 - - 1
Android
South West

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Android.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) iPhone
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) SAP

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Front Office
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) SAP