The first table below looks at the demand for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Brighton region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Android 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 4.71% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.50 £35.75
% change year-on-year
-8.45% -0.69%
Operating Systems Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
59 18 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 30.89% 13.95% 19.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 4 23
Average daily rate £270 £413 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.54% -1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £385 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £20.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.86% +15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.44 £22.17 £21.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Android
East Sussex

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Android across the Brighton region.

Android Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Android
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Android also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Android.

1 10 (90.91%) Android Development
2 8 (72.73%) Apple iOS
3 7 (63.64%) iOS Development
3 7 (63.64%) C#
4 6 (54.55%) .NET
4 6 (54.55%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 6 (54.55%) iOS SDK
5 5 (45.45%) Games
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
6 3 (27.27%) HTML
6 3 (27.27%) HTML5
7 2 (18.18%) CSS3
7 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (18.18%) XHR
7 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 2 (18.18%) CSS
7 2 (18.18%) XML
7 2 (18.18%) JSON
7 2 (18.18%) OO
8 1 (9.09%) VC++
8 1 (9.09%) WPF
8 1 (9.09%) UML
8 1 (9.09%) C++
8 1 (9.09%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (9.09%) Mobile App

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Android also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Android. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 5 (45.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Android Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Front-End Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 6 (54.55%) iOS SDK
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) HTML5
4 2 (18.18%) CSS3
4 2 (18.18%) XHR
4 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) JSON
5 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Augmented Reality
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Android Development
2 7 (63.64%) iOS Development
3 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (18.18%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) VC++
3 1 (9.09%) C++