The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Android 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.39% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.44% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£143 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
Android
Merseyside

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

Operating Systems Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
90 41 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 31.25% 21.24% 15.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 17 18
Average daily rate £200 £200 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £163 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.75 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.65% -45.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 8 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (70.00%) Google
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Google Apps
4 5 (50.00%) Mac OS
4 5 (50.00%) MS Office
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Apple
5 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) Service Management
6 3 (30.00%) ITSM
6 3 (30.00%) Android Development
7 2 (20.00%) JSON
7 2 (20.00%) MySQL
7 2 (20.00%) PHP
8 1 (10.00%) SQL
8 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (10.00%) .NET
8 1 (10.00%) C++
8 1 (10.00%) HTML
8 1 (10.00%) Java
8 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
8 1 (10.00%) OOP
8 1 (10.00%) J2ME
8 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
8 1 (10.00%) CSS

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Google Apps
2 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Android Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) Google Maps API
2 1 (10.00%) iOS SDK
2 1 (10.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (10.00%) Streaming Video
1 1 (10.00%) Informatics
1 1 (10.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Service Management
1 3 (30.00%) ITSM
1 3 (30.00%) Android Development
2 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (10.00%) OOP
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Web Development
2 1 (10.00%) Memory Management
2 1 (10.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (10.00%) PHP5
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) CTC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Google
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Apple
4 1 (10.00%) Facebook
4 1 (10.00%) Twitter