The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 29 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 39 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 -  
Contract jobs citing Android 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.29% 0.93% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.69% 3.66% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £160 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.66% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £328
% change year-on-year +3.44% +10.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.03 £14.85
% change year-on-year +12.81% +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 Swindon with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 59 82 62
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 17.15% 25.39% 16.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 52 22
Median daily rate £400 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +6.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £275 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +5.47% +8.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 14
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £127.95 £20.06
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 Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Swindon

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Android.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) Apple
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Forcepoint
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (25.00%) Web Filtering

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 3 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Server Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (25.00%) Server Support
3 1 (25.00%) Server Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Apple
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Forcepoint
3 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (25.00%) VMware