The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Android 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.17% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.57% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
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%
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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 Ipswich region.

Operating Systems Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
35 11 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 25.36% 13.58% 25.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 4 28
Average daily rate £213 £225 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -37.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £315 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -6.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.60 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -8.57%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Android
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) Change Management
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Subversion
1 7 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 7 (100.00%) Android SDK

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Android SDK
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) Change Management
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) PHP