The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 34 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -
Contract jobs citing Android 1 27 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.55% 15.52% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.13% 35.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 0
Median daily rate £425 £360 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £341
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £15.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+65.00% -4.76%
Android
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
47 77 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 25.82% 44.25% 32.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 34 9
Median daily rate £413 £350 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +47.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £438 £318
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 10
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -16.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester region citing Android as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Android.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 2 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (50.00%) Android Development
2 2 (50.00%) Local Government
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Billing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (50.00%) Local Government
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Development Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) ICT Support
1 1 (25.00%) Lead Android Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Lead Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Development Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Android Development
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 2 (50.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft