Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 81 93
Rank change year-on-year +12 +12 -5
Contract jobs citing Android 6 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.64% 0.45% 1.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.70% 1.96% 6.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 14
South Wales median daily rate £363 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +15.38% -3.70%
10th Percentile £306 £255 £311
90th Percentile £419 £420 £345
Wales median daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 South Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 222 255 249
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 23.72% 22.81% 19.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 149 197
South Wales median daily rate £322 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.13% +7.14% +9.38%
10th Percentile £130 £143 £263
90th Percentile £475 £550 £475
Wales median daily rate £325 £400 £355
% change year-on-year -18.75% +12.68% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 34 22
South Wales median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -10.71% +16.67%
10th Percentile £11.17 £9.63 £10.28
90th Percentile £20.36 £61.25 £23.58
Wales median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £11.60
% change year-on-year +12.00% +7.76% -12.45%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in South Wales

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in South Wales

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in South Wales

Android
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff 0 6 £363 -6.45% 4
Android
Wales

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

1 4 (66.67%) Android Development
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Android SDK
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Skype
4 1 (16.67%) OneDrive
4 1 (16.67%) Kotlin
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (16.67%) RTSP
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Flash
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (16.67%) Office 365
1 1 (16.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) RTSP
1 1 (16.67%) Skype
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Android Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum Master
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Android Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Android SDK
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) Flash
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Degree