The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 52 60 47
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Contract jobs citing Android 3 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.52% 0.83% 1.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.86% 3.64% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Average daily rate £325 £235 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.29% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £30.20 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-32.94% -7.07%
Android
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
105 165 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.04% 22.85% 30.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 80 86
Average daily rate £268 £190 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.78% -41.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £104 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £307
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 32 27
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £11.55 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £43.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Android
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -8 1 - - 5
Huntingdon - 1 £450 - 1
Peterborough - 1 £200 - 1
Android
East of England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 13 (76.47%) C++
2 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Python
2 9 (52.94%) Test Automation
3 8 (47.06%) C
3 8 (47.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 8 (47.06%) Software Testing
4 7 (41.18%) Device Driver
4 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
5 6 (35.29%) Apple iOS
5 6 (35.29%) Degree
6 5 (29.41%) Regression Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Electronics
7 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
7 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (17.65%) Subversion
8 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 2 (11.76%) Firmware
8 2 (11.76%) Windows
8 2 (11.76%) C#
8 2 (11.76%) Java
8 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
8 2 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (5.88%) Node.js
9 1 (5.88%) Office 365
9 1 (5.88%) Heroku
9 1 (5.88%) LANDesk

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 1 (5.88%) CMS
1 1 (5.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Force.com
1 1 (5.88%) Heroku
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
2 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
1 5 (29.41%) Tester
2 4 (23.53%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) C++ Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Test Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Automation Tester
4 2 (11.76%) C# Application Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C++ Applications Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C++/C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Android Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) RESTful
1 1 (5.88%) SOAP
1 1 (5.88%) Visualforce
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 7 (41.18%) Device Driver
3 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.88%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Apple iOS
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Test Automation
2 8 (47.06%) Software Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Regression Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Android Development
5 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Document Management
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) Industrial Design
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile Development
5 1 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) OOP
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) C++
2 9 (52.94%) Python
3 8 (47.06%) C
4 2 (11.76%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) Apex Code
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++
5 1 (5.88%) SOQL
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Firmware
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) LANDesk
2 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com