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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 95 125 95
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -30
Contract jobs citing Android 51 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.62% 0.86% 1.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.89% 3.44% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 14
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£263 £385 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% +28.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £530 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Average hourly rate £11.25 - £17.71
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 - £13.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £88.00 - £21.67
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
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
740 784 600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 23.48% 24.98% 25.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 421 235
Average daily rate £350 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £135 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 126 111
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £35.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 31 August 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
Cambridgeshire +10 22 £205 -26.12% 10
Hertfordshire +7 13 £200 -46.66% 5
Essex 0 8 £325 -13.33% 1
Norfolk +16 5 £300 +66.66% 1
Bedfordshire +8 3 £330 -37.73%
East Anglia - 1 £225 -
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 37 (45.68%) Apple iOS
2 33 (40.74%) Windows
3 32 (39.51%) Android Development
4 29 (35.80%) Microsoft
5 20 (24.69%) Apple
6 19 (23.46%) MS Office
7 18 (22.22%) Citrix
8 17 (20.99%) Active Directory
8 17 (20.99%) Windows XP
9 16 (19.75%) HP
10 15 (18.52%) iOS Development
11 14 (17.28%) Mobile App
11 14 (17.28%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (16.05%) Dell
12 13 (16.05%) Blackberry
12 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (16.05%) ITIL
12 13 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (14.81%) VMware
13 12 (14.81%) Google
13 12 (14.81%) TCP/IP
14 11 (13.58%) DNS
14 11 (13.58%) DHCP
14 11 (13.58%) Cisco
14 11 (13.58%) SharePoint
14 11 (13.58%) Windows 8
15 10 (12.35%) XenApp
15 10 (12.35%) Mentoring
15 10 (12.35%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 11 (13.58%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.94%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.47%) Lync
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (23.46%) MS Office
2 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.23%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.23%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) SaaS
1 2 (2.47%) Office 365
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.81%) TCP/IP
2 11 (13.58%) DNS
2 11 (13.58%) DHCP
3 5 (6.17%) Firewall
3 5 (6.17%) Wireless
4 4 (4.94%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (3.70%) SAN
5 3 (3.70%) Network Security
5 3 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (3.70%) IP Telephony
5 3 (3.70%) Bluetooth
5 3 (3.70%) iBeacon
6 2 (2.47%) Skype
6 2 (2.47%) WebEx
6 2 (2.47%) PBX
6 2 (2.47%) FTP
6 2 (2.47%) VLAN
6 2 (2.47%) IPv4
7 1 (1.23%) NFC
7 1 (1.23%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.47%) SQLite
4 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.70%) Android Studio
2 3 (3.70%) Xcode
3 2 (2.47%) JIRA
3 2 (2.47%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.47%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.23%) gulp
4 1 (1.23%) Selenium
4 1 (1.23%) NUnit
General
1 6 (7.41%) Finance
2 3 (3.70%) Legal
2 3 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (39.51%) Developer
2 20 (24.69%) Android Developer
3 12 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (13.58%) Desktop Support
5 10 (12.35%) iOS Developer
6 9 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
7 8 (9.88%) Senior Developer
8 6 (7.41%) Help Desk Support
9 4 (4.94%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Support Technician
9 4 (4.94%) Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Mobile Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Senior Android Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Senior iOS Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Applications Developer
10 3 (3.70%) UX Designer
10 3 (3.70%) Designer
10 3 (3.70%) Support Analyst
10 3 (3.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.64%) .NET
2 6 (7.41%) HTML
3 5 (6.17%) J2ME
4 4 (4.94%) Web Services
5 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.70%) CSS
5 3 (3.70%) jQuery
5 3 (3.70%) HTML5
5 3 (3.70%) Android SDK
6 2 (2.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.47%) Google Maps API
6 2 (2.47%) SAP PI
6 2 (2.47%) XML
6 2 (2.47%) JSON
7 1 (1.23%) Ajax
7 1 (1.23%) RESTful
7 1 (1.23%) iOS SDK
7 1 (1.23%) Laravel
7 1 (1.23%) LESS
7 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.28%) Mobile App
2 13 (16.05%) Blackberry
3 7 (8.64%) User Experience
4 5 (6.17%) iPhone
4 5 (6.17%) Mobile Computing
5 4 (4.94%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.70%) Replication
7 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (2.47%) PKI
7 2 (2.47%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.47%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.47%) BYOD
7 2 (2.47%) iPad
7 2 (2.47%) EPoS
7 2 (2.47%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.23%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 37 (45.68%) Apple iOS
2 33 (40.74%) Windows
3 17 (20.99%) Windows XP
4 14 (17.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (13.58%) Windows 8
7 9 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
7 9 (11.11%) Linux
8 7 (8.64%) Windows 7
9 5 (6.17%) Windows Phone
10 3 (3.70%) Mac OS X
11 2 (2.47%) BlackBerry OS
12 1 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.51%) Android Development
2 15 (18.52%) iOS Development
3 13 (16.05%) ITIL
3 13 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.35%) Mentoring
5 9 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 8 (9.88%) Project Management
6 8 (9.88%) Mobile Development
7 6 (7.41%) Data Protection
7 6 (7.41%) Test Automation
8 4 (4.94%) Regression Testing
8 4 (4.94%) Migration
9 3 (3.70%) ITSM
9 3 (3.70%) TDD
9 3 (3.70%) Asset Management
9 3 (3.70%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (3.70%) OO
9 3 (3.70%) BDD
9 3 (3.70%) Coaching
10 2 (2.47%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.35%) Java
2 7 (8.64%) C#
3 6 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 6 (7.41%) Objective-C
4 4 (4.94%) C++
4 4 (4.94%) Python
5 3 (3.70%) SQL
5 3 (3.70%) C
6 2 (2.47%) Groovy
6 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.23%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.23%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.23%) PHP
7 1 (1.23%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) CCNA
1 8 (9.88%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (8.64%) Degree
3 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.70%) MCSE
5 1 (1.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) SLA
2 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.23%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (20.99%) Active Directory
2 10 (12.35%) XenApp
3 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.70%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) SCCM
2 2 (2.47%) SCOM
2 2 (2.47%) DameWare
3 1 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.23%) XenMobile
3 1 (1.23%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 29 (35.80%) Microsoft
2 20 (24.69%) Apple
3 18 (22.22%) Citrix
4 16 (19.75%) HP
5 13 (16.05%) Dell
6 12 (14.81%) VMware
6 12 (14.81%) Google
7 11 (13.58%) Cisco
8 5 (6.17%) Xamarin
9 2 (2.47%) Veeam
9 2 (2.47%) Nintex
9 2 (2.47%) BMC
9 2 (2.47%) SAP
9 2 (2.47%) LANDesk
9 2 (2.47%) Metastorm
10 1 (1.23%) Perforce
10 1 (1.23%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.23%) Sitecore
10 1 (1.23%) Oracle
10 1 (1.23%) Avaya
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