The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 25 15 27
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Contract jobs citing Android 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.63% 2.60% 0.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.76% 10.00% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.42 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.71 £21.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-26.91% -34.35%

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
21 20 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 13.13% 25.97% 32.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 30
Median daily rate £288 £263 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £123 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £520 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 9
Median hourly rate £10.42 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.90% +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Ipswich region citing Android as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 12 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Ipswich region with a requirement for Android.

1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Local Government
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (50.00%) Samsung

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (50.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Samsung