The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 25 44 32
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Contract jobs citing Android 5 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 3.40% 1.13% 2.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.13% 6.52% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Average daily rate £350 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +36.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £30.20 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-37.08% -7.07%
Android
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Operating Systems Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31 46 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 21.09% 17.36% 19.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 26 13
Average daily rate £325 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £125 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 9
Average hourly rate £26.60 £39.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.79% +160.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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 9 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Bluetooth
1 4 (80.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Bluetooth
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Android Developer
3 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java