The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 35 58 70
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +12
Contract jobs citing Android 38 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.05% 1.30% 0.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.32% 6.62% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 0
Average daily rate £444 £344 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-25.84% -10.78%
Android
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
187 151 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.94% 19.66% 24.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 73 84
Average daily rate £341 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.20% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 26 36
Average hourly rate £16.84 £14.35 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -22.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £10.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £23.00 £42.50
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 Cheshire

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Android
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 13 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
Warrington +1 15 £500 +42.85% 4
Chester +6 6 £388 +55.00% 2
Knutsford - 5 £475 - 2
Wilmslow - 3 £300 - 1
Android
North West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 59 (80.82%) Apple iOS
2 41 (56.16%) Mobile App
3 29 (39.73%) Android Development
4 26 (35.62%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (27.40%) iOS Development
6 18 (24.66%) VPN
6 18 (24.66%) Java
7 16 (21.92%) AirWatch
8 13 (17.81%) Mobile Device Management
8 13 (17.81%) Mobile Application Development
9 12 (16.44%) Problem Management
9 12 (16.44%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (15.07%) Wireless
10 11 (15.07%) HTML
10 11 (15.07%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (15.07%) Mobile Development
11 10 (13.70%) Android SDK
11 10 (13.70%) JSON
11 10 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (13.70%) SQL
11 10 (13.70%) CSS
11 10 (13.70%) Windows
12 9 (12.33%) ITIL
12 9 (12.33%) JavaScript
12 9 (12.33%) Management Information System
12 9 (12.33%) Handset
13 8 (10.96%) Scrum
13 8 (10.96%) Banking
14 7 (9.59%) E-Commerce
14 7 (9.59%) Active Directory

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 6 (8.22%) Skype for Business
2 5 (6.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (6.85%) Node.js
3 3 (4.11%) CMS
3 3 (4.11%) Drupal
3 3 (4.11%) WordPress
4 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (2.74%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.37%) 3ds Max
2 1 (1.37%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.37%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
2 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.48%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (5.48%) Amazon Glacier
1 4 (5.48%) Amazon S3
1 4 (5.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 4 (5.48%) Route 53
2 1 (1.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.66%) VPN
2 12 (16.44%) Wi-Fi
3 11 (15.07%) Wireless
4 5 (6.85%) Internet
4 5 (6.85%) SSL
5 2 (2.74%) Skype
6 1 (1.37%) HTTP
6 1 (1.37%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.48%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (5.48%) Big Data
1 4 (5.48%) MySQL
2 2 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (2.74%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.74%) Redis
3 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.37%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.11%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.74%) Appium
4 2 (2.74%) Calabash
4 2 (2.74%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.74%) Mocha
4 2 (2.74%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.37%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.37%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.37%) JUnit
5 1 (1.37%) Subversion
General
1 8 (10.96%) Banking
2 4 (5.48%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) Local Government
3 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (41.10%) Developer
2 18 (24.66%) Android Developer
3 7 (9.59%) Administrator
3 7 (9.59%) Applications Manager
3 7 (9.59%) Delivery Manager
3 7 (9.59%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (6.85%) Applications Support
5 4 (5.48%) Analyst
5 4 (5.48%) iOS Android Developer
5 4 (5.48%) iOS Developer
5 4 (5.48%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.11%) Applications Support Manager
6 3 (4.11%) PHP Developer
6 3 (4.11%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (4.11%) Service Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Support Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Web Developer
7 2 (2.74%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.07%) HTML
2 10 (13.70%) Android SDK
2 10 (13.70%) CSS
2 10 (13.70%) JSON
3 7 (9.59%) jQuery
4 6 (8.22%) iOS SDK
4 6 (8.22%) Web Services
5 4 (5.48%) J2EE
6 3 (4.11%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.11%) Apache Cordova
6 3 (4.11%) Backbone.js
6 3 (4.11%) Ionic Framework
6 3 (4.11%) LAMP
6 3 (4.11%) Middleware
6 3 (4.11%) PhoneGap
6 3 (4.11%) REST
6 3 (4.11%) RESTful
7 2 (2.74%) .NET
7 2 (2.74%) HTML5
7 2 (2.74%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 41 (56.16%) Mobile App
2 11 (15.07%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (12.33%) Handset
3 9 (12.33%) Management Information System
4 7 (9.59%) User Experience
5 5 (6.85%) Blackberry
6 4 (5.48%) Data Centre
6 4 (5.48%) Driving Licence
6 4 (5.48%) Replication
6 4 (5.48%) Telematics
7 3 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.74%) Contactless
8 2 (2.74%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.37%) DTV
9 1 (1.37%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (1.37%) STB
9 1 (1.37%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 59 (80.82%) Apple iOS
2 10 (13.70%) Windows
3 7 (9.59%) Windows 7
4 5 (6.85%) Linux
4 5 (6.85%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.73%) Android Development
2 26 (35.62%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (27.40%) iOS Development
4 13 (17.81%) Mobile Application Development
4 13 (17.81%) Mobile Device Management
5 12 (16.44%) Problem Management
6 11 (15.07%) Mobile Development
7 10 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (12.33%) ITIL
9 8 (10.96%) Scrum
10 7 (9.59%) Automation Testing
10 7 (9.59%) DevOps
10 7 (9.59%) E-Commerce
11 5 (6.85%) SDLC
11 5 (6.85%) TDD
11 5 (6.85%) Technical Architecture
12 4 (5.48%) Load Balancing
12 4 (5.48%) Project Management
12 4 (5.48%) Server Monitoring
12 4 (5.48%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.66%) Java
2 10 (13.70%) SQL
3 9 (12.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.85%) Objective-C
5 3 (4.11%) Apple Swift
5 3 (4.11%) PHP
6 2 (2.74%) ActionScript
6 2 (2.74%) C#
7 1 (1.37%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (1.37%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (1.37%) C
7 1 (1.37%) C++
7 1 (1.37%) Perl
7 1 (1.37%) Python
7 1 (1.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) Degree
1 4 (5.48%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (9.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (21.92%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 6 (8.22%) Citrix
1 6 (8.22%) Juniper
1 6 (8.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.11%) Google
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle
3 2 (2.74%) Adobe
4 1 (1.37%) Apigee
4 1 (1.37%) ServiceNow
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