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 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 105 95 96
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs citing Android 25 41 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.98% 1.56% 1.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.12% 6.25% 4.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 13
Average daily rate
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£235 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.56% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £200 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £395 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 3
Average hourly rate £14.85 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.87% +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £32.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-46.15% -9.72%
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
607 656 581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 23.84% 24.95% 25.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 316 251
Average daily rate £350 £325 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £150 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £445 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 100 107
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.32%

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 3 March 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Android Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 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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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
Hertfordshire +13 14 £220 -31.25% 9
Cambridgeshire -14 7 £250 - 10
Suffolk +3 3 £300 -
Essex +11 1 - -
Norfolk - - - -
East Anglia - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 29 (58.00%) Windows
1 29 (58.00%) Apple iOS
2 21 (42.00%) Android Development
3 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (24.00%) HTML
5 12 (24.00%) Blackberry
5 12 (24.00%) Mobile App
6 11 (22.00%) iOS Development
6 11 (22.00%) Java
6 11 (22.00%) CSS
6 11 (22.00%) ITIL
7 10 (20.00%) OO
7 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 10 (20.00%) HTML5
7 10 (20.00%) Degree
8 9 (18.00%) Cisco
8 9 (18.00%) Linux
8 9 (18.00%) MS Office
9 8 (16.00%) HP
9 8 (16.00%) Dell
9 8 (16.00%) Apple
9 8 (16.00%) CSS3
9 8 (16.00%) Android SDK
10 7 (14.00%) iOS SDK
10 7 (14.00%) Windows Phone
10 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (14.00%) Objective-C
10 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.00%) JBoss
3 1 (2.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.00%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (18.00%) MS Office
2 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.00%) Maya
4 1 (2.00%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.00%) VPN
3 3 (6.00%) DNS
3 3 (6.00%) VoIP
3 3 (6.00%) WAN
3 3 (6.00%) DHCP
4 2 (4.00%) Bluetooth
4 2 (4.00%) ISDN
4 2 (4.00%) LAN
4 2 (4.00%) PBX
4 2 (4.00%) DVB
4 2 (4.00%) Firewall
4 2 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.00%) Network Security
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.00%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.00%) Internet
5 1 (2.00%) Kerberos
5 1 (2.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.00%) Big Data
2 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Xcode
2 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.00%) TestLink
3 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.00%) Selenium
4 1 (2.00%) JUnit
4 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.00%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (2.00%) Calabash
4 1 (2.00%) Android Studio
4 1 (2.00%) Appium
4 1 (2.00%) GitLab
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Legal
2 1 (2.00%) Games
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Android Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Mobile Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Analyst
5 7 (14.00%) Support Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 6 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (12.00%) Desktop Support
7 4 (8.00%) Service Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Support Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Lead Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Test Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Technical Support
9 2 (4.00%) Applications Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.00%) HTML
2 11 (22.00%) CSS
3 10 (20.00%) HTML5
4 8 (16.00%) Android SDK
4 8 (16.00%) CSS3
5 7 (14.00%) iOS SDK
6 5 (10.00%) PhoneGap
7 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (8.00%) Worklight
8 3 (6.00%) Laravel
8 3 (6.00%) OpenGL
9 2 (4.00%) Symfony
9 2 (4.00%) jQuery
10 1 (2.00%) SAP PI
10 1 (2.00%) RESTful
10 1 (2.00%) Backbone.js
10 1 (2.00%) WinRT
10 1 (2.00%) Ember.js
10 1 (2.00%) JNI
10 1 (2.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Blackberry
1 12 (24.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (10.00%) iPhone
2 5 (10.00%) iPad
3 4 (8.00%) User Experience
3 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (4.00%) IPTV
5 2 (4.00%) STB
5 2 (4.00%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (4.00%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.00%) Open Source
6 1 (2.00%) Kinect
6 1 (2.00%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (2.00%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (2.00%) PKI
6 1 (2.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 29 (58.00%) Windows
1 29 (58.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (18.00%) Linux
3 7 (14.00%) Windows XP
3 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (14.00%) Windows Phone
4 6 (12.00%) Windows 8
4 6 (12.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.00%) Debian
7 2 (4.00%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.00%) UNIX
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) Android Development
2 11 (22.00%) iOS Development
2 11 (22.00%) ITIL
3 10 (20.00%) OO
4 7 (14.00%) OOP
4 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.00%) Coaching
6 4 (8.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.00%) Project Management
7 3 (6.00%) Asset Management
8 2 (4.00%) Web Development
8 2 (4.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (4.00%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.00%) Image Processing
9 1 (2.00%) Product Management
9 1 (2.00%) Software Architecture
9 1 (2.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (22.00%) Java
3 7 (14.00%) Objective-C
4 4 (8.00%) C#
4 4 (8.00%) PHP
5 3 (6.00%) Python
5 3 (6.00%) C++
6 2 (4.00%) C
6 2 (4.00%) ActionScript
6 2 (4.00%) PHP5
7 1 (2.00%) Lua
7 1 (2.00%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.00%) XAML
7 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) CCNA
2 4 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) VCP4
4 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) SCCM
1 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) Cisco
3 8 (16.00%) HP
3 8 (16.00%) Dell
3 8 (16.00%) Apple
4 6 (12.00%) VMware
5 4 (8.00%) IBM
6 3 (6.00%) Citrix
6 3 (6.00%) Google
6 3 (6.00%) Adobe
6 3 (6.00%) Xamarin
7 2 (4.00%) MobileIron
7 2 (4.00%) ServiceNow
7 2 (4.00%) LANDesk
7 2 (4.00%) Polycom
7 2 (4.00%) Wyse
7 2 (4.00%) Avaya
8 1 (2.00%) Nokia
8 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle
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