The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 43 47 62
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Contract jobs citing Android 8 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.87% 1.57% 0.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.56% 5.76% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £300 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £325 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £385 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+157.14% +7.69%
Android
East of 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 Essex region.

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
122 139 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 28.50% 27.25% 31.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 51 59
Median daily rate £325 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £593 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 30 28
Median hourly rate £16.50 £35.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.85% +112.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing Android as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Android across the Essex region.

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Android
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Android Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

Android
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basildon - 2 - -
Brentwood - 2 £350 - 1
Android
East of England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Android.

1 4 (40.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (40.00%) Smartphone
2 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Office 365
2 3 (30.00%) Android Development
3 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (20.00%) BYOD
3 2 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (20.00%) Nokia
3 2 (20.00%) Apple
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (20.00%) Clearswift
3 2 (20.00%) Handset
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (20.00%) ComArch
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (20.00%) iPhone
3 2 (20.00%) Proofpoint
3 2 (20.00%) iPad
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (10.00%) BlackBerry Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Business Integration Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Business IT Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Integration Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Operations Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Service Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
1 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (40.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (20.00%) BYOD
2 2 (20.00%) Handset
2 2 (20.00%) iPad
2 2 (20.00%) iPhone
3 1 (10.00%) Informatics
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Android Development
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (10.00%) ITSM
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) Network Management
3 1 (10.00%) Network Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Apple
2 2 (20.00%) Clearswift
2 2 (20.00%) ComArch
2 2 (20.00%) Nokia
2 2 (20.00%) Proofpoint
2 2 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (10.00%) Veeam
3 1 (10.00%) VMware