The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 31 45 31
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Contract jobs citing Android 7 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.90% 0.89% 2.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.94% 4.48% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Average daily rate £350 £375 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +76.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-37.69% -
Android
South East

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 Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
64 67 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 26.56% 19.82% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 30 24
Average daily rate £315 £365 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.69% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £130 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 17
Average hourly rate £26.60 £37.63 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.30% +150.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Android
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Android across the East Sussex region.

Android Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Android
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Brighton +16 5 £350 -6.66%
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 6 (85.71%) Android Development
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Bluetooth
3 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
3 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
4 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
4 2 (28.57%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (28.57%) Marmalade SDK
4 2 (28.57%) MailChimp
4 2 (28.57%) User Experience
4 2 (28.57%) Apple Swift
4 2 (28.57%) GreenSock GSAP
4 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 2 (28.57%) Grunt
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) PhoneGap
4 2 (28.57%) Laravel
4 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
4 2 (28.57%) concrete5
4 2 (28.57%) D3.js
4 2 (28.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (28.57%) Highcharts JS
4 2 (28.57%) Ember.js
4 2 (28.57%) Adobe
4 2 (28.57%) Acrobat
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) C++

Android
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 (28.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (28.57%) CMS
1 2 (28.57%) concrete5
1 2 (28.57%) Drupal
1 2 (28.57%) ExpressionEngine
1 2 (28.57%) Joomla!
1 2 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (28.57%) Umbraco
1 2 (28.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) 3ds Max
1 2 (28.57%) Acrobat
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (28.57%) GIMP
1 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Grunt
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Android Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (28.57%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
2 2 (28.57%) CodeIgniter
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) CSS3
2 2 (28.57%) D3.js
2 2 (28.57%) Ember.js
2 2 (28.57%) Flash
2 2 (28.57%) GreenSock GSAP
2 2 (28.57%) Highcharts JS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) JSP
2 2 (28.57%) Laravel
2 2 (28.57%) Marmalade SDK
2 2 (28.57%) MooTools
2 2 (28.57%) PhoneGap
2 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (28.57%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
2 2 (28.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Android Development
2 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
3 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
3 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) ActionScript
2 2 (28.57%) Apple Swift
2 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe
1 2 (28.57%) Sitecore
1 2 (28.57%) Zend