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 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 131 85 104
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +19
Contract jobs citing Android 13 41 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.42% 1.73% 1.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.73% 6.65% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 26 17
Average daily rate
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£230 £318 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.61% -20.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £373 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Average hourly rate - £27.63 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £12.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -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
753 617 902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.54% 26.09% 28.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 245 340
Average daily rate £340 £288 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.26% -15.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £142 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 115 153
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.38 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.82% -23.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.13 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £37.50 £41.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.76%

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 30 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 30 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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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 -16 6 £191 -36.25% 14
Hertfordshire -21 4 £290 - 6
Norfolk - 2 £180 - 2
Essex -22 1 £400 +10.19% 3
Suffolk - - - - 3
Bedfordshire - - - - 3
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 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 26 (52.00%) Apple iOS
2 24 (48.00%) Android Development
3 15 (30.00%) Mobile App
4 14 (28.00%) iOS Development
5 13 (26.00%) Java
6 11 (22.00%) Android SDK
6 11 (22.00%) E-Commerce
7 10 (20.00%) OO
7 10 (20.00%) Windows
7 10 (20.00%) EPoS
8 9 (18.00%) Retail
8 9 (18.00%) JIRA
9 8 (16.00%) Finance
9 8 (16.00%) Web Services
9 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (14.00%) MS Office
11 6 (12.00%) MySQL
11 6 (12.00%) Oracle
11 6 (12.00%) SQL
11 6 (12.00%) HTML
11 6 (12.00%) XML
11 6 (12.00%) Scrum
11 6 (12.00%) TDD
11 6 (12.00%) Smartphone
11 6 (12.00%) Subversion
11 6 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (12.00%) Integration Testing
12 5 (10.00%) iPhone
12 5 (10.00%) Windows 7
12 5 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 (10.00%) CMS
1 5 (10.00%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (4.00%) Confluence
3 1 (2.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Office
2 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) VPN
1 3 (6.00%) Wireless
2 2 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (4.00%) LAN
2 2 (4.00%) WAN
3 1 (2.00%) WCDMA
3 1 (2.00%) Kerberos
3 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.00%) SMS
3 1 (2.00%) UMTS
3 1 (2.00%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.00%) CDMA
3 1 (2.00%) LTE
3 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) MySQL
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.00%) SQLite
3 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) JIRA
2 6 (12.00%) Subversion
3 5 (10.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.00%) IntelliJ
4 3 (6.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (4.00%) Robotium
5 2 (4.00%) Selenium
5 2 (4.00%) Maven
5 2 (4.00%) Ant
5 2 (4.00%) JUnit
6 1 (2.00%) WinRunner
6 1 (2.00%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.00%) JMeter
6 1 (2.00%) CruiseControl
6 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.00%) GDB
General
1 9 (18.00%) Retail
2 8 (16.00%) Finance
3 3 (6.00%) Marketing
4 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.00%) Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Legal
5 1 (2.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) Developer
2 12 (24.00%) Android Developer
3 11 (22.00%) Integration Manager
4 8 (16.00%) Mobile Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Systems Integration Manager
5 6 (12.00%) Systems Manager
6 5 (10.00%) PHP Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Applications Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Test Manager
9 2 (4.00%) Support Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Support Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Windows Support Engineer
10 1 (2.00%) Umbraco Developer
10 1 (2.00%) SCCM Engineer
10 1 (2.00%) Xamarin Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Test Analyst
10 1 (2.00%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (2.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.00%) Android SDK
2 8 (16.00%) Web Services
3 6 (12.00%) XML
3 6 (12.00%) HTML
4 5 (10.00%) CSS
4 5 (10.00%) iOS SDK
5 4 (8.00%) .NET
6 3 (6.00%) JSON
6 3 (6.00%) REST
6 3 (6.00%) HTML5
7 2 (4.00%) CSS3
7 2 (4.00%) PhoneGap
7 2 (4.00%) OpenGL
7 2 (4.00%) J2EE
8 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.00%) Swing
8 1 (2.00%) XHTML
8 1 (2.00%) J2SE
8 1 (2.00%) Ajax
8 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 10 (20.00%) EPoS
3 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (12.00%) Smartphone
5 5 (10.00%) iPhone
6 4 (8.00%) Blackberry
6 4 (8.00%) User Experience
7 3 (6.00%) Open Source
8 2 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
8 2 (4.00%) HP StorageWorks
9 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
9 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
9 1 (2.00%) CESG
9 1 (2.00%) Cryptography
9 1 (2.00%) PKI
9 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
9 1 (2.00%) EMV
9 1 (2.00%) NHS
9 1 (2.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 26 (52.00%) Apple iOS
2 10 (20.00%) Windows
3 5 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.00%) Linux
4 4 (8.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.00%) UNIX
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Phone
6 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) Android Development
2 14 (28.00%) iOS Development
3 11 (22.00%) E-Commerce
4 10 (20.00%) OO
5 6 (12.00%) Scrum
5 6 (12.00%) TDD
5 6 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (12.00%) Integration Testing
6 5 (10.00%) Project Planning
6 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.00%) Change Management
6 5 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (8.00%) Analytics
7 4 (8.00%) Document Management
8 3 (6.00%) Automated Testing
9 2 (4.00%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.00%) Test Management
9 2 (4.00%) B2C
9 2 (4.00%) MVC
9 2 (4.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) Java
2 6 (12.00%) SQL
3 5 (10.00%) PHP
4 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.00%) C#
5 3 (6.00%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.00%) C
6 2 (4.00%) Python
6 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.00%) C++
7 1 (2.00%) Perl
7 1 (2.00%) Ruby
7 1 (2.00%) Korn
7 1 (2.00%) Groovy
7 1 (2.00%) FQL
7 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle
2 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.00%) Google
3 3 (6.00%) Appcelerator
4 2 (4.00%) Polycom
4 2 (4.00%) Perforce
4 2 (4.00%) Cisco
4 2 (4.00%) HP
4 2 (4.00%) Dell
4 2 (4.00%) Xamarin
4 2 (4.00%) MobileIron
4 2 (4.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.00%) CA
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.00%) Apple
5 1 (2.00%) IBM
5 1 (2.00%) Vignette
5 1 (2.00%) FatWire
5 1 (2.00%) Adobe
5 1 (2.00%) Facebook
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