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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 26 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing Android 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.43% 0.79% 1.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.46% 3.33% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
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UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-42.85% -2.77%
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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
67 30 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 32.52% 23.62% 19.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 21 10
Average daily rate £388 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.90% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £160 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 8
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.06 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.94% -48.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Open Source
1 3 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
1 3 (42.86%) Android Development
2 2 (28.57%) Law
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Telerik
3 1 (14.29%) Altiris
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) PhoneGap
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Android Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) PhoneGap
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Open Source
1 3 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Android Development
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
3 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Telerik
1 1 (14.29%) Altiris