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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank - 52 -
Contract jobs citing Android 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.21% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £15.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -51.53%
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
127 108 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 32.99% 22.18% 33.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 58 23
Average daily rate £375 £250 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -21.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £211 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £425 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 16
Average hourly rate £12.00 £18.00 £19.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -7.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.90 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.30 £27.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%

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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 8
2 6 (85.71%) Mobile Device Management
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Apple
2 6 (85.71%) NHS
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) Back Office
2 6 (85.71%) LANDesk
2 6 (85.71%) AirWatch
3 3 (42.86%) iPad
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) Objective-C

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

General
1 6 (85.71%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Developer
1 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) NHS
2 3 (42.86%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 8
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
1 6 (85.71%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (14.29%) Android Development
2 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Apple
1 6 (85.71%) LANDesk