The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Android Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Android Development over the 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Android Software Development
UK / Wales
Rank 61 76 64
Rank change year-on-year +15 -12  
Contract jobs citing Android Development 7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.99% 0.15% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 0.17% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £275 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £42.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year +29.41% -2.85%  

Android Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 580 577 547
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 82.27% 84.98% 75.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 394 304
Median daily rate £393 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 29 22
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.68% +53.43%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.88 £13.00 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Android Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing Android Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Android Development in Wales

Android Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android Development in Wales

Android Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android Development in Wales

Android Development
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Development within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 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
South Wales - 7 - - 2
Android Development
UK

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Android Development 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 Wales region with a requirement for Android Development.

1 12 (100.00%) Android
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) Bluetooth
3 7 (58.33%) Firmware
3 7 (58.33%) Android Studio
3 7 (58.33%) Coaching
4 4 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 4 (33.33%) Wireless
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (25.00%) JTAG
5 3 (25.00%) Embedded C
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (16.67%) Gradle
6 2 (16.67%) Xamarin
6 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
6 2 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (16.67%) C#
6 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) Subversion
7 1 (8.33%) WCF
7 1 (8.33%) OpenText
7 1 (8.33%) Scrum
7 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
7 1 (8.33%) RESTful
7 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Bluetooth
2 4 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) GIS
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Android Studio
2 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (16.67%) Gradle
3 2 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Android Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Applications Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) Android NDK
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) MvvmCross
2 1 (8.33%) OpenCV
2 1 (8.33%) OpenGL
2 1 (8.33%) OpenGL ES
2 1 (8.33%) PhoneGap
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) WCF
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Android
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Coaching
2 4 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Vision
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Xamarin
2 1 (8.33%) OpenText
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