The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Lancashire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 49 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Android 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.23% - 0.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.92% - 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £334 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +9.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £22.66 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-33.80% -37.48%
Operating Systems Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
109 95 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 25.06% 34.93% 24.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 28 43
Average daily rate £300 £319 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £224 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £354 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -19.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.48 £11.00 £17.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
Android
North West

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 29 July 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
Preston - 1 - -
Chorley - - - - 1
Lancaster - - - -
Android
North West

Android
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development