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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 101 100 51
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -49
Contract jobs citing Android 30 35 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.10% 1.21% 3.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.09% 4.83% 12.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 22 16
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£381 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £247 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 11
Average hourly rate £9.25 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £35.00 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.91 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.85 £17.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-12.64% -47.69%
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
733 724 583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.97% 24.93% 26.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 318 243
Average daily rate £325 £270 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% -11.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £140 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.36% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 103 110
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -8 12 - - 8
Cambridgeshire +3 9 £338 -15.62% 22
Norfolk +3 3 - - 4
Bedfordshire +4 2 £424 +2.72%
Suffolk +3 2 £315 +5.00%
Essex -7 2 £450 +20.00% 3
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 31 (56.36%) Apple iOS
2 24 (43.64%) Windows
3 20 (36.36%) Android Development
4 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
5 15 (27.27%) HTML
5 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 14 (25.45%) Mobile App
7 13 (23.64%) iOS Development
7 13 (23.64%) CSS
7 13 (23.64%) Windows XP
8 12 (21.82%) MS Office
8 12 (21.82%) Blackberry
9 11 (20.00%) ITIL
9 11 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 11 (20.00%) HP
9 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (20.00%) HTML5
9 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (18.18%) Windows 2000 Server
10 10 (18.18%) Degree
10 10 (18.18%) Citrix
10 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
10 10 (18.18%) Objective-C
11 9 (16.36%) VMware
11 9 (16.36%) Cisco
11 9 (16.36%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (16.36%) Dell
11 9 (16.36%) Apple
11 9 (16.36%) CCNA

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (3.64%) JBoss
1 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.82%) Apache
2 1 (1.82%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (21.82%) MS Office
2 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 8 (14.55%) DNS
2 8 (14.55%) DHCP
3 4 (7.27%) Bluetooth
4 3 (5.45%) Firewall
5 2 (3.64%) iBeacon
5 2 (3.64%) WebEx
5 2 (3.64%) Wireless
5 2 (3.64%) DVB
6 1 (1.82%) Internet
6 1 (1.82%) PBX
6 1 (1.82%) VoIP
6 1 (1.82%) WAN
6 1 (1.82%) VPN
6 1 (1.82%) 4G
6 1 (1.82%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.82%) Network Security
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.64%) MySQL
3 1 (1.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Xcode
2 3 (5.45%) Selenium
2 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.64%) JIRA
3 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.64%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.64%) TestLink
3 2 (3.64%) Robot Framework
4 1 (1.82%) NUnit
4 1 (1.82%) Appium
4 1 (1.82%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.82%) Calabash
4 1 (1.82%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.82%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.82%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.82%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
1 2 (3.64%) Legal
1 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.82%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 23 (41.82%) Developer
2 9 (16.36%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (12.73%) Desktop Support
3 7 (12.73%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (10.91%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Android Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
5 5 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Lead Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) iOS Developer
8 2 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Senior iOS Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) PHP Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.27%) HTML
2 13 (23.64%) CSS
3 11 (20.00%) HTML5
4 8 (14.55%) CSS3
5 5 (9.09%) PhoneGap
6 4 (7.27%) iOS SDK
6 4 (7.27%) jQuery
6 4 (7.27%) Laravel
6 4 (7.27%) Worklight
6 4 (7.27%) Android SDK
6 4 (7.27%) Web Services
7 3 (5.45%) .NET
7 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
7 3 (5.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (5.45%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.64%) SAP PI
8 2 (3.64%) Google Maps API
8 2 (3.64%) Symfony
8 2 (3.64%) XML
8 2 (3.64%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Mobile App
2 12 (21.82%) Blackberry
3 7 (12.73%) iPhone
4 6 (10.91%) iPad
5 4 (7.27%) User Experience
6 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.64%) PKI
7 2 (3.64%) IPTV
7 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
7 2 (3.64%) EPoS
7 2 (3.64%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (3.64%) STB
7 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.82%) DTV
8 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.82%) BYOD
8 1 (1.82%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (1.82%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 31 (56.36%) Apple iOS
2 24 (43.64%) Windows
3 13 (23.64%) Windows XP
4 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (18.18%) Windows 2000 Server
6 9 (16.36%) Linux
7 5 (9.09%) Windows 8
7 5 (9.09%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.64%) Windows Phone
8 2 (3.64%) BlackBerry OS
8 2 (3.64%) UNIX
8 2 (3.64%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) Android Development
2 13 (23.64%) iOS Development
3 11 (20.00%) ITIL
4 9 (16.36%) Mobile Development
5 8 (14.55%) Project Management
5 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (12.73%) OO
7 6 (10.91%) OOP
7 6 (10.91%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.27%) Data Protection
9 3 (5.45%) MVC
9 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.45%) Test Automation
10 2 (3.64%) Product Management
10 2 (3.64%) Customer Engagement
10 2 (3.64%) BDD
10 2 (3.64%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.64%) Risk Analysis
10 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 10 (18.18%) Objective-C
3 9 (16.36%) Java
4 4 (7.27%) C#
4 4 (7.27%) PHP
4 4 (7.27%) SQL
5 3 (5.45%) PHP5
6 2 (3.64%) Groovy
6 2 (3.64%) Python
6 2 (3.64%) C
6 2 (3.64%) ActionScript
6 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.64%) C++
7 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.82%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.82%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Degree
2 9 (16.36%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (16.36%) CCNA
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.82%) MCSE
4 1 (1.82%) HND
4 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 11 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.55%) XenApp
3 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.82%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) SCCM
1 2 (3.64%) SCOM
1 2 (3.64%) DameWare
2 1 (1.82%) Iperf
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.00%) HP
3 10 (18.18%) Citrix
4 9 (16.36%) VMware
4 9 (16.36%) Cisco
4 9 (16.36%) Dell
4 9 (16.36%) Apple
5 4 (7.27%) Google
5 4 (7.27%) IBM
6 2 (3.64%) LANDesk
6 2 (3.64%) Xamarin
6 2 (3.64%) Nintex
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle
6 2 (3.64%) SAP
6 2 (3.64%) BMC
6 2 (3.64%) Metastorm
7 1 (1.82%) Perforce
7 1 (1.82%) Avaya
7 1 (1.82%) Nokia
7 1 (1.82%) McAfee
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