The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 84 78 78
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Android 15 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.93% 0.94% 0.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.30% 3.87% 4.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 9
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£275 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £450 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
Android
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 East Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
283 362 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.56% 24.21% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 154 158
Average daily rate £305 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.15% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £158 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 57 46
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.94 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.08 £24.00 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Android
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Android
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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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
Nottinghamshire -6 5 £300 -12.72% 4
Leicestershire -5 3 £250 -9.09% 2
Derbyshire - 3 £288 - 4
Northamptonshire -5 1 - - 4
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 16 (59.26%) Apple iOS
1 16 (59.26%) Android Development
2 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 11 (40.74%) HTML
3 11 (40.74%) Java
4 10 (37.04%) Mobile App
5 8 (29.63%) iOS Development
5 8 (29.63%) CSS
6 7 (25.93%) Windows
6 7 (25.93%) .NET
6 7 (25.93%) C++
7 6 (22.22%) C#
8 5 (18.52%) SQL
8 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
8 5 (18.52%) Android SDK
8 5 (18.52%) jQuery
9 4 (14.81%) HTML5
9 4 (14.81%) Social Media
9 4 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (14.81%) Linux
9 4 (14.81%) OO
10 3 (11.11%) Web Services
10 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
10 3 (11.11%) CRM
10 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
10 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 3 (11.11%) Games
10 3 (11.11%) Objective-C
10 3 (11.11%) Intranet

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 3 (11.11%) Node.js
1 3 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) DNN
2 1 (3.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Intranet
2 1 (3.70%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Redis
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.70%) SQLite
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Developer 2000
2 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.70%) Xcode
General
1 3 (11.11%) Games
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Android Developer
3 4 (14.81%) iOS Developer
4 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Web Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Junior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Junior
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) HTML
2 8 (29.63%) CSS
3 7 (25.93%) .NET
4 5 (18.52%) jQuery
4 5 (18.52%) Android SDK
4 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
5 4 (14.81%) HTML5
6 3 (11.11%) CSS3
6 3 (11.11%) Web Services
7 2 (7.41%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (3.70%) Backbone.js
8 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.70%) Ionic Framework
8 1 (3.70%) Xamarin.iOS
8 1 (3.70%) iOS SDK
8 1 (3.70%) REST
8 1 (3.70%) XML
8 1 (3.70%) J2ME
8 1 (3.70%) Ajax
8 1 (3.70%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Mobile App
2 4 (14.81%) Social Media
3 3 (11.11%) Social Network
4 2 (7.41%) User Experience
5 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Apple iOS
2 7 (25.93%) Windows
3 4 (14.81%) Linux
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Phone
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.70%) Debian
6 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Android Development
2 8 (29.63%) iOS Development
3 4 (14.81%) OO
3 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.11%) CRM
4 3 (11.11%) MVC
4 3 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Web Development
5 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Usability Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Information Architecture
6 1 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.70%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.70%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 11 (40.74%) Java
3 7 (25.93%) C++
4 6 (22.22%) C#
5 5 (18.52%) SQL
6 3 (11.11%) Objective-C
7 2 (7.41%) VB6
7 2 (7.41%) VB
7 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
7 2 (7.41%) VBA
7 2 (7.41%) PHP
7 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.70%) Perl
8 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 3 (11.11%) Google
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.70%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix
3 1 (3.70%) Sophos