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 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 40 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing Android 4 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.36% 0.75% 2.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.76% 2.94% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 8
Average daily rate £550 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-37.69% -
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
84 68 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 28.47% 25.56% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 45 24
Average daily rate £250 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £78 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £435 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 20
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £29.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

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
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Leicester - 2 - - 2
Android
East Midlands

Android
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) Xamarin.iOS
3 2 (33.33%) Xamarin
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Phone
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) User Experience
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) LAMP
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Nokia
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) SaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Rollout Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Xamarin Developer
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) UX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (33.33%) REST
1 2 (33.33%) Xamarin.iOS
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
1 1 (16.67%) MVC
1 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Xamarin
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Nokia