The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank - 25 35
Contract jobs citing Android 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.58% 0.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 2.22% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
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- - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.23% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-42.85% -2.77%
Android
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
87 45 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 19.12% 26.16% 28.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 15 60
Average daily rate £327 £240 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.06% -26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £140 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £350 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 6
Average hourly rate £32.50 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £14.08 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £20.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Android
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Blackburn - - - - 1
Preston - - - -
Rossendale - - - -
Android
North West