The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 20 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing Android 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.45% 0.98% 1.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.33% 6.06% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate £375 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +9.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £398
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 £19.00 £30.20 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-37.08% -7.07%
Android
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Operating Systems Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
48 33 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 41.38% 16.18% 24.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 21
Average daily rate £350 £375 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +82.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £285 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £470 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £13.71
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Android
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Android Development
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (50.00%) Back Office
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) .NET

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Back Office
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Android Development
1 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft