The table below looks at the statistics for Android Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android Development over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Software Development
Rank 56 63 68
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Contract jobs citing Android Development 1 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.15% 0.31% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.46% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
500 432 623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.75% 67.50% 68.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 227 349
Average daily rate £405 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 21 34
Average hourly rate £33.50 £20.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.50% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.35 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Android Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android Development across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Android Development Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Android Development
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Android Development Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Android Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Android Development Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Android Development 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 Development.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Android SDK
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) iOS SDK
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Swing
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Xcode
3 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Xamarin

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Android Development 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 Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Xcode
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Android Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) iOS SDK
1 2 (66.67%) Android SDK
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Swing
2 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Xamarin