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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 86 80 63
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -17
Contract jobs citing Android 15 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.90% 1.01% 1.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.88% 4.39% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 18
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£400 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.35% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.85 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-54.30% -7.14%
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
387 342 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.12% 23.09% 21.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 144 112
Average daily rate £347 £165 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.59% -45.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £70 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £309
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 73 57
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £9.50 £11.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £27.90 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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
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 27 March 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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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 -3 7 £400 +220.00% 3
Northamptonshire -8 4 - - 2
Leicestershire -4 3 - - 2
Lincolnshire - - - - 3
Derbyshire - - - - 3
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 30 (53.57%) Android Development
2 29 (51.79%) Apple iOS
3 27 (48.21%) Java
4 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (30.36%) TDD
6 16 (28.57%) Mobile App
7 15 (26.79%) HTML5
7 15 (26.79%) HTML
7 15 (26.79%) CSS
8 13 (23.21%) Git (software)
9 12 (21.43%) BDD
9 12 (21.43%) Calabash
9 12 (21.43%) JUnit
10 11 (19.64%) Android Studio
10 11 (19.64%) User Experience
10 11 (19.64%) CSS3
11 9 (16.07%) NFC
11 9 (16.07%) Finance
12 8 (14.29%) Business Development
12 8 (14.29%) Windows
12 8 (14.29%) .NET
12 8 (14.29%) iOS Development
13 7 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (12.50%) Use Case
13 7 (12.50%) Marketing
13 7 (12.50%) Advertising
13 7 (12.50%) Scrum
14 6 (10.71%) Objective-C
14 6 (10.71%) Google
14 6 (10.71%) SOAP

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1 (1.79%) Apache
1 1 (1.79%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Office
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) NFC
2 4 (7.14%) RFID
3 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (23.21%) Git (software)
2 12 (21.43%) JUnit
2 12 (21.43%) Calabash
3 11 (19.64%) Android Studio
4 3 (5.36%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.79%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.79%) Xcode
5 1 (1.79%) Subversion
5 1 (1.79%) JIRA
5 1 (1.79%) Selenium
5 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Advertising
2 7 (12.50%) Marketing
3 4 (7.14%) Banking
3 4 (7.14%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (62.50%) Developer
2 25 (44.64%) Android Developer
3 8 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (10.71%) iOS Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Architect
5 3 (5.36%) Tester
5 3 (5.36%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Automation Tester
6 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (3.57%) Consultant
6 2 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.79%) Senior Developer
7 1 (1.79%) Support Engineer
7 1 (1.79%) QA Tester
7 1 (1.79%) Test Consultant
7 1 (1.79%) Deskside Support
7 1 (1.79%) Mobile Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.79%) Digital Architect
7 1 (1.79%) Digital Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.79%) HTML
1 15 (26.79%) CSS
1 15 (26.79%) HTML5
2 11 (19.64%) CSS3
3 8 (14.29%) .NET
4 6 (10.71%) SOAP
5 5 (8.93%) JNI
5 5 (8.93%) Android NDK
6 4 (7.14%) REST
7 3 (5.36%) JSON
7 3 (5.36%) jQuery
7 3 (5.36%) XML
7 3 (5.36%) RESTful
8 2 (3.57%) PhoneGap
8 2 (3.57%) Web Services
8 2 (3.57%) Android SDK
8 2 (3.57%) iOS SDK
8 2 (3.57%) Ionic Framework
9 1 (1.79%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 1 (1.79%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 11 (19.64%) User Experience
3 4 (7.14%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (7.14%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.36%) Blackberry
4 3 (5.36%) iPad
5 2 (3.57%) iPhone
6 1 (1.79%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.79%) Open Source
6 1 (1.79%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (51.79%) Apple iOS
2 8 (14.29%) Windows
3 3 (5.36%) Linux
4 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (53.57%) Android Development
2 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (30.36%) TDD
4 12 (21.43%) BDD
5 8 (14.29%) iOS Development
5 8 (14.29%) Business Development
6 7 (12.50%) Use Case
6 7 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (12.50%) Scrum
7 4 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (7.14%) Procure-to-pay
7 4 (7.14%) Telemarketing
7 4 (7.14%) Project Planning
7 4 (7.14%) B2B
7 4 (7.14%) B2C
8 3 (5.36%) UML
8 3 (5.36%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (5.36%) Test Automation
9 1 (1.79%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (48.21%) Java
2 6 (10.71%) Objective-C
3 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.36%) C#
5 2 (3.57%) SQL
6 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Google
2 5 (8.93%) Apple
3 4 (7.14%) CA
3 4 (7.14%) Sybase
3 4 (7.14%) SAP
3 4 (7.14%) Syclo
3 4 (7.14%) Kony
3 4 (7.14%) ClickSoftware Technologies
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle
4 1 (1.79%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (1.79%) Zend
4 1 (1.79%) RedPrairie
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.79%) HP
4 1 (1.79%) JDA
4 1 (1.79%) webMethods