The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 60 52 72
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +20
Contract jobs citing Android 9 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.21% 0.75% 1.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.95% 2.78% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 10
Average daily rate
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£375 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 - £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 - £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £313
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £12.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -66.00%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
182 144 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.50% 27.02% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 59 96
Average daily rate £350 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £180 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 25 25
Average hourly rate £15.00 £26.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.30% +48.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.33 £37.50 £34.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -8.57%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 - 1
Hertford - 1 - - 2
St Albans - 1 - -
Watford - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
Android
East of England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (52.94%) Apple iOS
1 9 (52.94%) Android Development
2 7 (41.18%) iOS Development
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
3 5 (29.41%) Web Services
3 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) HTML
4 4 (23.53%) MS Office
4 4 (23.53%) CSS
4 4 (23.53%) Finance
4 4 (23.53%) Document Management
4 4 (23.53%) Smartphone
4 4 (23.53%) iPhone
4 4 (23.53%) Android SDK
4 4 (23.53%) iOS SDK
5 3 (17.65%) HP StorageWorks
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Phone
5 3 (17.65%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 3 (17.65%) Appcelerator
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
5 3 (17.65%) SCCM
5 3 (17.65%) Objective-C
5 3 (17.65%) Wireless
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (11.76%) Photoshop
6 2 (11.76%) Adobe

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (11.76%) Photoshop
2 2 (11.76%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) WebTrends
1 2 (11.76%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Wireless
2 1 (5.88%) LTE
2 1 (5.88%) Bluetooth
2 1 (5.88%) CDMA
2 1 (5.88%) SMS
2 1 (5.88%) UMTS
2 1 (5.88%) WCDMA
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (11.76%) Axure RP
3 1 (5.88%) GDB
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Multimedia
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Android Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Designer
6 2 (11.76%) UI Designer
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Support Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) User Experience Designer
7 1 (5.88%) SCCM Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) IT Technician
7 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
7 1 (5.88%) Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) Android SDK
2 4 (23.53%) iOS SDK
3 2 (11.76%) CSS3
3 2 (11.76%) PhoneGap
3 2 (11.76%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) Dalvik
4 1 (5.88%) OpenGL
4 1 (5.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
2 4 (23.53%) Smartphone
2 4 (23.53%) iPhone
3 3 (17.65%) HP StorageWorks
4 1 (5.88%) Open Source
4 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.88%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.88%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Apple iOS
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Phone
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.88%) Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Android Development
2 7 (41.18%) iOS Development
3 4 (23.53%) Document Management
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) Information Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Web Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.88%) Pair Programming
5 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Objective-C
2 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.88%) C
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) JTAG
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Appcelerator
3 2 (11.76%) Adobe
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) Google
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) WatchGuard
4 1 (5.88%) SonicWALL