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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 129 82 105
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +23
Contract jobs citing Android 18 39 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.59% 1.65% 1.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.35% 6.36% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 17
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £371 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £27.63 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £12.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.96% -66.00%
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
767 613 895
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.97% 25.89% 28.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 251 344
Average daily rate £350 £275 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -19.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £140 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 111 148
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £10.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.65 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.25% -8.82%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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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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
Cambridgeshire -11 5 £230 -23.33% 15
Hertfordshire -19 5 £350 - 7
Bedfordshire -17 4 £530 +202.85% 1
Essex -20 2 £375 +3.30% 4
Norfolk - 2 £180 - 2
Suffolk - - - - 6
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 29 (52.73%) Apple iOS
2 25 (45.45%) Android Development
3 16 (29.09%) Mobile App
4 15 (27.27%) Java
5 14 (25.45%) iOS Development
6 12 (21.82%) Android SDK
6 12 (21.82%) E-Commerce
7 11 (20.00%) OO
8 10 (18.18%) Windows
8 10 (18.18%) EPoS
9 9 (16.36%) Retail
9 9 (16.36%) Finance
9 9 (16.36%) JIRA
9 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (14.55%) Web Services
10 8 (14.55%) MS Office
11 7 (12.73%) MySQL
11 7 (12.73%) HTML
11 7 (12.73%) Active Directory
11 7 (12.73%) Scrum
11 7 (12.73%) Subversion
11 7 (12.73%) TDD
12 6 (10.91%) Change Management
12 6 (10.91%) PHP
12 6 (10.91%) SQL
12 6 (10.91%) Oracle
12 6 (10.91%) XML
12 6 (10.91%) iPhone
12 6 (10.91%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (10.91%) Integration Testing

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (9.09%) CMS
1 5 (9.09%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (3.64%) Confluence
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.82%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.82%) IIS
3 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) MS Office
2 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Force.com
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) VPN
1 3 (5.45%) Wireless
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.82%) LTE
2 1 (1.82%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.82%) CDMA
2 1 (1.82%) LAN
2 1 (1.82%) SMS
2 1 (1.82%) UMTS
2 1 (1.82%) WAN
2 1 (1.82%) WCDMA
2 1 (1.82%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) MySQL
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.82%) SQLite
3 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) JIRA
2 7 (12.73%) Subversion
3 5 (9.09%) Eclipse
4 3 (5.45%) IntelliJ
4 3 (5.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (3.64%) Robotium
5 2 (3.64%) Selenium
5 2 (3.64%) Maven
5 2 (3.64%) Ant
5 2 (3.64%) JUnit
6 1 (1.82%) WinRunner
6 1 (1.82%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.82%) JMeter
6 1 (1.82%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.82%) GDB
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
1 9 (16.36%) Retail
2 3 (5.45%) Marketing
2 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.45%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Legal
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.82%) French Language
4 1 (1.82%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 28 (50.91%) Developer
2 12 (21.82%) Android Developer
3 11 (20.00%) Integration Manager
4 8 (14.55%) Mobile Developer
5 6 (10.91%) PHP Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Systems Integration Manager
5 6 (10.91%) Systems Manager
6 5 (9.09%) Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Applications Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Test Manager
9 2 (3.64%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Desktop Support
9 2 (3.64%) Windows Support Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Desktop Analyst
10 1 (1.82%) .NET Software Engineer
10 1 (1.82%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.82%) Android SDK
2 8 (14.55%) Web Services
3 7 (12.73%) HTML
4 6 (10.91%) XML
5 5 (9.09%) CSS
5 5 (9.09%) iOS SDK
6 4 (7.27%) .NET
7 3 (5.45%) JSON
7 3 (5.45%) REST
7 3 (5.45%) HTML5
8 2 (3.64%) CSS3
8 2 (3.64%) PhoneGap
8 2 (3.64%) OpenGL
8 2 (3.64%) J2EE
9 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.82%) Swing
9 1 (1.82%) XHTML
9 1 (1.82%) J2SE
9 1 (1.82%) Ajax
9 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.09%) Mobile App
2 10 (18.18%) EPoS
3 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (10.91%) iPhone
4 6 (10.91%) Smartphone
5 5 (9.09%) Blackberry
6 4 (7.27%) User Experience
7 3 (5.45%) Open Source
8 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
8 2 (3.64%) HP StorageWorks
9 1 (1.82%) CESG
9 1 (1.82%) Cryptography
9 1 (1.82%) PKI
9 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.82%) FMCG
9 1 (1.82%) iPad
9 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.82%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (1.82%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 29 (52.73%) Apple iOS
2 10 (18.18%) Windows
3 5 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 4 (7.27%) Linux
5 3 (5.45%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.64%) UNIX
7 1 (1.82%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.82%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Android Development
2 14 (25.45%) iOS Development
3 12 (21.82%) E-Commerce
4 11 (20.00%) OO
5 7 (12.73%) Scrum
5 7 (12.73%) TDD
6 6 (10.91%) Project Planning
6 6 (10.91%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (10.91%) Integration Testing
6 6 (10.91%) Change Management
7 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (7.27%) Analytics
8 4 (7.27%) Document Management
9 3 (5.45%) Automated Testing
10 2 (3.64%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.64%) B2C
10 2 (3.64%) MVC
10 2 (3.64%) Validation
10 2 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.27%) Java
2 6 (10.91%) PHP
2 6 (10.91%) SQL
3 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.09%) C#
4 3 (5.45%) Objective-C
5 2 (3.64%) C
5 2 (3.64%) Python
5 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.82%) C++
6 1 (1.82%) Perl
6 1 (1.82%) Ruby
6 1 (1.82%) Korn
6 1 (1.82%) Groovy
6 1 (1.82%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.82%) FQL
6 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) ISTQB
1 2 (3.64%) ISEB
2 1 (1.82%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (1.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.82%) JTAG
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (12.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) SCCM
2 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) Oracle
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.45%) Google
3 3 (5.45%) Appcelerator
4 2 (3.64%) Perforce
4 2 (3.64%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.64%) Apple
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco
4 2 (3.64%) HP
5 1 (1.82%) Dell
5 1 (1.82%) Citrix
5 1 (1.82%) CA
5 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.82%) IBM
5 1 (1.82%) Vignette
5 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.82%) Adobe
5 1 (1.82%) WatchGuard
5 1 (1.82%) SonicWALL
5 1 (1.82%) Polycom
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