The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Android 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 3.96% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £30.20 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-37.08% -7.07%
Android
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Knutsford region.

Operating Systems Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
30 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 29.70% 22.54% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 12
Average daily rate £390 £390 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £363 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £458 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 4 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (50.00%) Android Development
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Web Operations
4 1 (25.00%) Contactless
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) Demand Management
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Validation

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Contactless
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Android Development
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Demand Management
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL