The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 119 89 122
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +33
Contract jobs citing Android 31 32 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.97% 1.32% 0.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.89% 5.32% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 15 11
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £260 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £350 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £313
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £22.66 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.71 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-15.27% -52.78%
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 of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
796 601 867
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 25.02% 24.75% 28.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 243 367
Average daily rate £325 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £169 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 113 137
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -21.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.60 £36.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -8.57%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Android
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Android
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Bedfordshire -8 11 £530 +51.42% 3
Hertfordshire -11 9 £375 - 7
Essex +1 4 £375 - 3
Cambridgeshire -26 3 £278 -7.50% 12
Suffolk - 3 £300 - 2
Norfolk - 1 £180 - 1
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 34 (53.13%) Apple iOS
2 26 (40.63%) Android Development
3 21 (32.81%) Mobile App
4 16 (25.00%) iOS Development
5 14 (21.88%) Java
6 13 (20.31%) HTML
6 13 (20.31%) E-Commerce
7 12 (18.75%) Windows
7 12 (18.75%) OO
7 12 (18.75%) Android SDK
8 11 (17.19%) MySQL
9 10 (15.63%) Finance
9 10 (15.63%) PHP
9 10 (15.63%) CSS
9 10 (15.63%) Web Services
9 10 (15.63%) EPoS
10 9 (14.06%) JIRA
10 9 (14.06%) Active Directory
10 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
10 9 (14.06%) MS Office
11 8 (12.50%) Scrum
11 8 (12.50%) TDD
11 8 (12.50%) Retail
11 8 (12.50%) Subversion
12 7 (10.94%) Project Planning
12 7 (10.94%) Change Management
12 7 (10.94%) SQL
13 6 (9.38%) Oracle
13 6 (9.38%) XML
13 6 (9.38%) HTML5

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 5 (7.81%) Adobe CQ
1 5 (7.81%) CMS
2 3 (4.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.13%) Apache
3 2 (3.13%) Confluence
3 2 (3.13%) WordPress
4 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.56%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.56%) IIS
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (14.06%) MS Office
2 2 (3.13%) Fireworks
2 2 (3.13%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) WebTrends
1 2 (3.13%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Force.com
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) Wireless
2 1 (1.56%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.56%) LTE
2 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.56%) Firewall
2 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.56%) VPN
2 1 (1.56%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.56%) CDMA
2 1 (1.56%) SMS
2 1 (1.56%) UMTS
2 1 (1.56%) WCDMA
2 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) MySQL
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.56%) SQLite
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) JIRA
2 8 (12.50%) Subversion
3 4 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.69%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 3 (4.69%) IntelliJ
5 2 (3.13%) Ant
5 2 (3.13%) JUnit
5 2 (3.13%) Robotium
5 2 (3.13%) Axure RP
5 2 (3.13%) Selenium
5 2 (3.13%) Maven
6 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.56%) GDB
6 1 (1.56%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.56%) JMeter
6 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.56%) WinRunner
6 1 (1.56%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (15.63%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Retail
3 5 (7.81%) Banking
4 4 (6.25%) Legal
5 3 (4.69%) Marketing
5 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.56%) French Language
6 1 (1.56%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.56%) Games
6 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (48.44%) Developer
2 11 (17.19%) Integration Manager
3 10 (15.63%) Analyst
3 10 (15.63%) Android Developer
4 8 (12.50%) PHP Developer
5 7 (10.94%) Mobile Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Systems Integration Manager
6 6 (9.38%) Systems Manager
7 5 (7.81%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Desktop Support
8 4 (6.25%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Test Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Applications Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Project Manager
10 2 (3.13%) Business Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Test Manager
10 2 (3.13%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.31%) HTML
2 12 (18.75%) Android SDK
3 10 (15.63%) CSS
3 10 (15.63%) Web Services
4 6 (9.38%) XML
4 6 (9.38%) HTML5
5 4 (6.25%) .NET
5 4 (6.25%) iOS SDK
6 3 (4.69%) Ajax
6 3 (4.69%) jQuery
6 3 (4.69%) PhoneGap
6 3 (4.69%) XHTML
7 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.13%) J2EE
7 2 (3.13%) LAMP
7 2 (3.13%) REST
7 2 (3.13%) CSS3
7 2 (3.13%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.13%) WCF
7 2 (3.13%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.81%) Mobile App
2 10 (15.63%) EPoS
3 6 (9.38%) Smartphone
4 5 (7.81%) iPhone
4 5 (7.81%) Blackberry
5 4 (6.25%) Open Source
6 3 (4.69%) HP StorageWorks
7 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.56%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.56%) PKI
8 1 (1.56%) FMCG
8 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.56%) iPad
8 1 (1.56%) EMV
8 1 (1.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 34 (53.13%) Apple iOS
2 12 (18.75%) Windows
3 5 (7.81%) Windows 7
3 5 (7.81%) Linux
4 4 (6.25%) Windows Phone
5 3 (4.69%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.13%) UNIX
6 2 (3.13%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.56%) Solaris
7 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) Android Development
2 16 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 13 (20.31%) E-Commerce
4 12 (18.75%) OO
5 8 (12.50%) Scrum
5 8 (12.50%) TDD
6 7 (10.94%) Project Planning
6 7 (10.94%) Change Management
7 6 (9.38%) Analytics
7 6 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (9.38%) Integration Testing
8 4 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (6.25%) Document Management
9 3 (4.69%) Automated Testing
9 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
10 2 (3.13%) B2C
10 2 (3.13%) MVC
10 2 (3.13%) Validation
10 2 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.88%) Java
2 10 (15.63%) PHP
3 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.94%) SQL
5 5 (7.81%) C#
6 3 (4.69%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.13%) Python
7 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.13%) PHP5
8 1 (1.56%) Korn
8 1 (1.56%) Ruby
8 1 (1.56%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.56%) Groovy
8 1 (1.56%) FQL
8 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.56%) C
8 1 (1.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) ISTQB
1 3 (4.69%) ISEB
2 1 (1.56%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (1.56%) MCSE
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
1 3 (4.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.56%) JTAG
System Software
1 9 (14.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.56%) vSphere
2 1 (1.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) SCCM
2 2 (3.13%) Nagios
3 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (9.38%) Oracle
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.25%) Apple
4 3 (4.69%) Google
4 3 (4.69%) Appcelerator
4 3 (4.69%) Adobe
5 2 (3.13%) HP
5 2 (3.13%) Cisco
5 2 (3.13%) Perforce
5 2 (3.13%) Facebook
6 1 (1.56%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.56%) WatchGuard
6 1 (1.56%) Sencha
6 1 (1.56%) Twitter
6 1 (1.56%) FatWire
6 1 (1.56%) VMware
6 1 (1.56%) Vignette
6 1 (1.56%) IBM
6 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.56%) Citrix
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