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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 50 76 69
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -7
Contract jobs citing Android 44 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.68% 1.25% 1.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.54% 5.26% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 18
Average daily rate
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£325 £313 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £339 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £8.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-42.85% -2.77%
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
351 380 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.38% 23.84% 25.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 179 116
Average daily rate £313 £200 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £70 £98
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 67 69
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £16.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.27 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £22.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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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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
Northamptonshire +2 17 £360 +2.85% 2
Nottinghamshire +6 15 £275 -6.38%
Derbyshire - 4 - -
Lincolnshire - 4 - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 35 (59.32%) Apple iOS
2 33 (55.93%) Java
3 30 (50.85%) Android Development
4 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (33.90%) HTML
5 19 (32.20%) CSS
5 19 (32.20%) Mobile App
6 16 (27.12%) TDD
6 16 (27.12%) HTML5
7 13 (22.03%) CSS3
8 11 (18.64%) Git (software)
8 11 (18.64%) Finance
8 11 (18.64%) User Experience
9 10 (16.95%) Calabash
9 10 (16.95%) Windows
9 10 (16.95%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (15.25%) BDD
10 9 (15.25%) NFC
10 9 (15.25%) .NET
10 9 (15.25%) JUnit
11 8 (13.56%) JavaScript
11 8 (13.56%) Android Studio
12 7 (11.86%) iOS Development
12 7 (11.86%) Android SDK
12 7 (11.86%) Advertising
12 7 (11.86%) Marketing
12 7 (11.86%) Use Case
13 6 (10.17%) Business Development
13 6 (10.17%) Objective-C
13 6 (10.17%) SQL

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (5.08%) Apache
2 2 (3.39%) nginx
3 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.39%) Photoshop
1 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) NFC
2 2 (3.39%) RFID
3 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) MySQL
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Git (software)
2 10 (16.95%) Calabash
3 9 (15.25%) JUnit
4 8 (13.56%) Android Studio
5 6 (10.17%) Eclipse
6 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
6 3 (5.08%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.39%) Subversion
7 2 (3.39%) JIRA
7 2 (3.39%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.69%) Ant
8 1 (1.69%) Xcode
8 1 (1.69%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.69%) Maven
General
1 11 (18.64%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) Advertising
2 7 (11.86%) Marketing
3 4 (6.78%) Legal
4 3 (5.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (64.41%) Developer
2 26 (44.07%) Android Developer
3 7 (11.86%) iOS Developer
4 4 (6.78%) Applications Developer
4 4 (6.78%) Architect
5 3 (5.08%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (5.08%) Designer
6 2 (3.39%) Web Designer
6 2 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.69%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.69%) Digital Architect
7 1 (1.69%) Mobile Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.69%) Senior Developer
7 1 (1.69%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (1.69%) Project Manager
7 1 (1.69%) Tester
7 1 (1.69%) Analyst
7 1 (1.69%) Test Analyst
7 1 (1.69%) Web Developer
7 1 (1.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.90%) HTML
2 19 (32.20%) CSS
3 16 (27.12%) HTML5
4 13 (22.03%) CSS3
5 9 (15.25%) .NET
6 7 (11.86%) Android SDK
7 5 (8.47%) Web Services
7 5 (8.47%) jQuery
7 5 (8.47%) JNI
7 5 (8.47%) iOS SDK
7 5 (8.47%) Android NDK
8 3 (5.08%) .NET Framework
8 3 (5.08%) RESTful
9 2 (3.39%) REST
9 2 (3.39%) Laravel
9 2 (3.39%) CodeIgniter
9 2 (3.39%) SOAP
10 1 (1.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.69%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.20%) Mobile App
2 11 (18.64%) User Experience
3 2 (3.39%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.39%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.39%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.69%) APACS
4 1 (1.69%) EMV
4 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.69%) Open Source
4 1 (1.69%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 35 (59.32%) Apple iOS
2 10 (16.95%) Windows
3 5 (8.47%) Linux
4 3 (5.08%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.39%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.85%) Android Development
2 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (27.12%) TDD
4 10 (16.95%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (15.25%) BDD
6 7 (11.86%) iOS Development
6 7 (11.86%) Use Case
7 6 (10.17%) Business Development
8 5 (8.47%) Scrum
9 4 (6.78%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (6.78%) Telemarketing
9 4 (6.78%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.08%) OOD
10 3 (5.08%) OO
10 3 (5.08%) MVC
10 3 (5.08%) Software Engineering
10 3 (5.08%) Test Automation
11 2 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (3.39%) Unit Testing
11 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 33 (55.93%) Java
2 8 (13.56%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.17%) Objective-C
3 6 (10.17%) SQL
4 4 (6.78%) C#
5 2 (3.39%) Ruby
6 1 (1.69%) Python
6 1 (1.69%) VBScript
6 1 (1.69%) PHP
6 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (5.08%) HP
1 3 (5.08%) Apple
2 2 (3.39%) Syclo
2 2 (3.39%) Zend
2 2 (3.39%) CA
2 2 (3.39%) SAP
2 2 (3.39%) Sybase
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle
2 2 (3.39%) ClickSoftware Technologies
2 2 (3.39%) Kony
3 1 (1.69%) VMware
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.69%) JDA
3 1 (1.69%) webMethods
3 1 (1.69%) Google
3 1 (1.69%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (1.69%) RedPrairie