The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the East Midlands region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 77 75 74
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing Android 12 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.82% 1.17% 0.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.53% 5.48% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 1
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£319 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +41.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £334 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £22.66 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-30.49% -37.48%
Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
340 310 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.34% 21.42% 17.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 148 90
Average daily rate £315 £275 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £125 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 48 64
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £15.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -4.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.21 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £53.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
Android
England

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 24 July 2014.

Android Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 July 2014. 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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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
Nottinghamshire +11 3 £338 +12.50% 5
Northamptonshire -6 3 £396 -31.08% 1
Leicestershire -7 3 £313 +13.63% 5
Derbyshire - 1 £200 - 1
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 14 (56.00%) Apple iOS
2 12 (48.00%) Mobile App
3 11 (44.00%) Android Development
4 8 (32.00%) HTML
4 8 (32.00%) Java
5 6 (24.00%) Web Services
6 5 (20.00%) Windows
6 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (20.00%) SQL
6 5 (20.00%) CSS
6 5 (20.00%) Finance
6 5 (20.00%) HTML5
6 5 (20.00%) iOS Development
6 5 (20.00%) Android SDK
7 4 (16.00%) TDD
7 4 (16.00%) Smartphone
7 4 (16.00%) Ruby
8 3 (12.00%) Retail
8 3 (12.00%) Cucumber
8 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
8 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (12.00%) Selenium
8 3 (12.00%) .NET
8 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
8 3 (12.00%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (8.00%) REST
9 2 (8.00%) DevOps
9 2 (8.00%) IntelliJ
9 2 (8.00%) DHCP

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (4.00%) WordPress
1 1 (4.00%) CMS
1 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) DHCP
1 2 (8.00%) Wireless
1 2 (8.00%) DNS
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
1 2 (8.00%) NFC
1 2 (8.00%) VLAN
2 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.00%) 4G
2 1 (4.00%) Intranet
2 1 (4.00%) 3G
2 1 (4.00%) 2G
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
1 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (12.00%) Selenium
1 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.00%) IntelliJ
2 2 (8.00%) FitNesse
2 2 (8.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (4.00%) Maven
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) Ant
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Android Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Field Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Designer
4 1 (4.00%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Designer
4 1 (4.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (4.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) HTML
2 6 (24.00%) Web Services
3 5 (20.00%) CSS
3 5 (20.00%) HTML5
3 5 (20.00%) Android SDK
4 3 (12.00%) .NET
4 3 (12.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (8.00%) REST
5 2 (8.00%) SOAP
5 2 (8.00%) CSS3
5 2 (8.00%) Ajax
5 2 (8.00%) jQuery
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.00%) JSON
6 1 (4.00%) Spring MVC
6 1 (4.00%) Spring
6 1 (4.00%) iOS SDK
6 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (4.00%) JPA
6 1 (4.00%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (16.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (8.00%) Open Source
3 2 (8.00%) iPad
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) APACS
4 1 (4.00%) iPhone
4 1 (4.00%) EMV
4 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Android Development
2 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 4 (16.00%) TDD
4 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps
5 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.00%) ATDD
5 2 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (8.00%) BDD
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum
5 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Test Management
5 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Electronic Design Automation
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) Change Management
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) Java
2 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) Ruby
4 2 (8.00%) VB
4 2 (8.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.00%) Scala
5 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) SAP
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.00%) HP
1 2 (8.00%) Apple
1 2 (8.00%) Google
2 1 (4.00%) VMware
2 1 (4.00%) Zend
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe
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