The first table below looks at the demand for Android 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 over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Hertfordshire region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 52 34 62
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +28
Contract jobs citing Android 11 26 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.66% 4.28% 1.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.67% 15.29% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 8
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £275 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £307 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £301
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +13.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £22.66 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-33.80% -37.48%
Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
165 170 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.85% 27.96% 26.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 70 88
Average daily rate £288 £313 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £180 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 18 24
Average hourly rate £15.00 £26.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.30% +44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £38.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Android
East of England

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Android
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
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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
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £395 - 4
Hertford - 2 - -
St Albans - 1 - -
Watford - - - - 1
Letchworth - - - -
Android
East of England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 9 (45.00%) Apple iOS
1 9 (45.00%) Android Development
2 8 (40.00%) Windows
3 7 (35.00%) iOS Development
4 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (25.00%) Web Services
5 5 (25.00%) iPhone
5 5 (25.00%) Mobile App
6 4 (20.00%) Android SDK
6 4 (20.00%) iOS SDK
6 4 (20.00%) Finance
6 4 (20.00%) Document Management
6 4 (20.00%) Smartphone
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (20.00%) HTML
6 4 (20.00%) MS Office
6 4 (20.00%) CSS
7 3 (15.00%) Objective-C
7 3 (15.00%) Wireless
7 3 (15.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (15.00%) Appcelerator
7 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (15.00%) SCCM
7 3 (15.00%) HP StorageWorks
7 3 (15.00%) Windows Phone
8 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (10.00%) Analytics
8 2 (10.00%) SiteCatalyst
8 2 (10.00%) CSS3

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (10.00%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SiteCatalyst
1 2 (10.00%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Wireless
2 1 (5.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (5.00%) CDMA
2 1 (5.00%) SMS
2 1 (5.00%) UMTS
2 1 (5.00%) WCDMA
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) VPN
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.00%) LTE
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (10.00%) PhoneGap
2 2 (10.00%) Axure RP
3 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.00%) GDB
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Android Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Designer
5 2 (10.00%) UI Designer
5 2 (10.00%) User Experience Designer
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Rollout Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Web Services
2 4 (20.00%) Android SDK
2 4 (20.00%) iOS SDK
2 4 (20.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (10.00%) CSS3
3 2 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (5.00%) OpenGL
4 1 (5.00%) XMPP
4 1 (5.00%) Dalvik
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) iPhone
1 5 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (20.00%) Smartphone
3 3 (15.00%) HP StorageWorks
4 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (5.00%) Cryptography
5 1 (5.00%) iPad
5 1 (5.00%) Open Source
5 1 (5.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (40.00%) Windows
3 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Phone
5 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Android Development
2 7 (35.00%) iOS Development
3 4 (20.00%) Document Management
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Information Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Web Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Pair Programming
5 1 (5.00%) Validation
5 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Appcelerator
3 2 (10.00%) Google
3 2 (10.00%) Adobe
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) WatchGuard
4 1 (5.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (5.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Toshiba
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