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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 114 84 78
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -6
Contract jobs citing Android 24 45 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.84% 1.85% 1.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.13% 6.32% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 32 21
Average daily rate
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£275 £353 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.98% -17.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £448 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
- -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 16
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-57.14% -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 of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
766 712 760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.72% 29.25% 25.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 303 286
Average daily rate £325 £290 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £133 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 144 140
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -21.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £39.00 £37.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.28%

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 25 November 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 25 November 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
Cambridgeshire -20 9 £275 -18.51% 13
Hertfordshire -10 8 £350 -17.64% 6
Norfolk - 6 £155 -
Essex -26 2 £264 -16.99% 3
Bedfordshire -15 1 - - 2
Suffolk - - - - 2
East Anglia - - - -
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 33 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 25 (45.45%) Android Development
3 19 (34.55%) Windows
4 17 (30.91%) Mobile App
5 15 (27.27%) iOS Development
6 13 (23.64%) Java
7 12 (21.82%) MS Office
7 12 (21.82%) E-Commerce
8 10 (18.18%) EPoS
8 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 10 (18.18%) Android SDK
9 9 (16.36%) Retail
10 8 (14.55%) OO
11 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
11 7 (12.73%) Web Services
11 7 (12.73%) Active Directory
11 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (12.73%) JIRA
11 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (10.91%) Windows 7
12 6 (10.91%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (10.91%) Integration Testing
12 6 (10.91%) Blackberry
12 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
12 6 (10.91%) HTML
13 5 (9.09%) C#
13 5 (9.09%) Oracle
13 5 (9.09%) CSS
13 5 (9.09%) Eclipse
13 5 (9.09%) Apple

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 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
2 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.82%) IIS
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.82%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (21.82%) MS Office
2 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.82%) Maya
4 1 (1.82%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) VPN
2 2 (3.64%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (3.64%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (3.64%) Wireless
2 2 (3.64%) VoIP
2 2 (3.64%) Bluetooth
2 2 (3.64%) ISDN
2 2 (3.64%) LAN
2 2 (3.64%) PBX
2 2 (3.64%) WAN
3 1 (1.82%) WCDMA
3 1 (1.82%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.82%) SMS
3 1 (1.82%) UMTS
3 1 (1.82%) CDMA
3 1 (1.82%) WLAN
3 1 (1.82%) Internet
3 1 (1.82%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) MySQL
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) JIRA
2 5 (9.09%) Eclipse
3 4 (7.27%) Subversion
4 3 (5.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.64%) Xcode
6 1 (1.82%) Ant
6 1 (1.82%) JUnit
6 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.82%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.82%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.82%) GDB
General
1 9 (16.36%) Retail
2 5 (9.09%) Finance
3 3 (5.45%) Marketing
4 2 (3.64%) Legal
5 1 (1.82%) Games
5 1 (1.82%) Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 28 (50.91%) Developer
2 13 (23.64%) Android Developer
3 11 (20.00%) Integration Manager
4 9 (16.36%) Mobile Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Systems Integration Manager
5 6 (10.91%) Systems Manager
5 6 (10.91%) Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Applications Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Desktop Support
7 3 (5.45%) PHP Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Windows Support Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Desktop Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.18%) Android SDK
2 7 (12.73%) Web Services
3 6 (10.91%) HTML
4 5 (9.09%) CSS
4 5 (9.09%) iOS SDK
5 3 (5.45%) .NET
5 3 (5.45%) HTML5
6 2 (3.64%) REST
6 2 (3.64%) CSS3
6 2 (3.64%) PhoneGap
6 2 (3.64%) JSON
6 2 (3.64%) OpenGL
6 2 (3.64%) XML
7 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.82%) J2EE
7 1 (1.82%) JSP
7 1 (1.82%) XHTML
7 1 (1.82%) Swing
7 1 (1.82%) Ajax
7 1 (1.82%) Durandal
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.91%) Mobile App
2 10 (18.18%) EPoS
3 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (10.91%) Blackberry
5 5 (9.09%) iPhone
6 4 (7.27%) Smartphone
6 4 (7.27%) User Experience
7 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
8 2 (3.64%) iPad
8 2 (3.64%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (3.64%) Open Source
8 2 (3.64%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (3.64%) PKI
8 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
8 2 (3.64%) EMV
9 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.82%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (1.82%) CESG
9 1 (1.82%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (1.82%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 33 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 19 (34.55%) Windows
3 6 (10.91%) Windows 7
4 5 (9.09%) Windows Phone
5 4 (7.27%) Windows 8
6 3 (5.45%) Linux
7 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.64%) Mac OS X
7 2 (3.64%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.82%) UNIX
8 1 (1.82%) Solaris
8 1 (1.82%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.82%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Android Development
2 15 (27.27%) iOS Development
3 12 (21.82%) E-Commerce
4 8 (14.55%) OO
5 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.91%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (10.91%) Integration Testing
7 5 (9.09%) Scrum
7 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (7.27%) Analytics
8 4 (7.27%) TDD
8 4 (7.27%) ITIL
9 3 (5.45%) Change Management
9 3 (5.45%) Project Planning
9 3 (5.45%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.64%) Test Management
10 2 (3.64%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.64%) Asset Management
10 2 (3.64%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.64%) Java
2 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.09%) C#
4 4 (7.27%) Objective-C
4 4 (7.27%) PHP
5 3 (5.45%) SQL
6 2 (3.64%) Python
6 2 (3.64%) C++
6 2 (3.64%) C
7 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.82%) XAML
7 1 (1.82%) Lua
7 1 (1.82%) FQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.64%) ISEB
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.82%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
1 1 (1.82%) QA
1 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.82%) JTAG
System Software
1 7 (12.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.45%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) SCCM
2 1 (1.82%) SCOM
2 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle
2 5 (9.09%) Apple
3 4 (7.27%) HP
3 4 (7.27%) Dell
3 4 (7.27%) Adobe
4 3 (5.45%) Cisco
4 3 (5.45%) Google
4 3 (5.45%) Appcelerator
5 2 (3.64%) Xamarin
5 2 (3.64%) MobileIron
5 2 (3.64%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.64%) Polycom
5 2 (3.64%) LANDesk
5 2 (3.64%) VMware
5 2 (3.64%) Wyse
5 2 (3.64%) Avaya
6 1 (1.82%) Vignette
6 1 (1.82%) SAP
6 1 (1.82%) CA