The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 41 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing Android 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.58% 1.46% 0.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.22% 5.95% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
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- £125 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £331
% change year-on-year
- -1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £32.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-58.46% -8.45%
Android
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
90 84 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 26.01% 24.56% 20.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 30 13
Average daily rate £263 £200 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £81 £145 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.79% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 23
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.25 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £17.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -0.78%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Android
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Development
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Google
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Apple
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) PhoneGap
3 2 (50.00%) Android Development
3 2 (50.00%) Ionic Framework
4 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Ionic Framework
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) PhoneGap
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (50.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) Google