The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 44 48 35
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Contract jobs citing Android 13 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.59% 0.42% 1.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.18% 1.39% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 4
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£205 £340 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.70% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £252 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £428 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £334
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +3.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -33.80%
Android
Cambridgeshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
159 144 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 31.74% 30.57% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 87 30
Average daily rate £325 £350 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £138 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 22
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -23.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £14.10 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £27.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.23
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.55%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 14 (70.00%) Apple iOS
2 13 (65.00%) Android Development
3 7 (35.00%) iOS Development
3 7 (35.00%) Mobile App
3 7 (35.00%) Google
4 6 (30.00%) Windows
4 6 (30.00%) User Experience
5 5 (25.00%) Windows Phone
6 4 (20.00%) Apple
7 3 (15.00%) Degree
7 3 (15.00%) Mac OS X
7 3 (15.00%) Xamarin
7 3 (15.00%) Linux
7 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (15.00%) C#
7 3 (15.00%) Java
7 3 (15.00%) .NET
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.00%) Wireless
8 2 (10.00%) TDD
8 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
8 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (10.00%) HTML
8 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (10.00%) MS Office
8 2 (10.00%) Lync
8 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (10.00%) Data Protection

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (15.00%) Wireless
2 2 (10.00%) Skype
3 1 (5.00%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Android Developer
3 3 (15.00%) iOS Developer
3 3 (15.00%) UX Designer
3 3 (15.00%) Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Technician
4 2 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) jQuery
3 1 (5.00%) RESTful
3 1 (5.00%) HTML5
3 1 (5.00%) iOS SDK
3 1 (5.00%) CSS3
3 1 (5.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (30.00%) User Experience
3 2 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (30.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Phone
4 3 (15.00%) Linux
4 3 (15.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Android Development
2 7 (35.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (10.00%) TDD
3 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (10.00%) UX Design
4 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.00%) B2B
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.00%) Web Development
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.00%) API Development
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Information Retrieval
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Java
1 3 (15.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (5.00%) C++
3 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Google
2 4 (20.00%) Apple
3 3 (15.00%) Xamarin
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Perforce
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