The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 32 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Android 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.74% 1.31% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.85% 4.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £186 £143 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.70% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+145.16% +3.33%
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 Merseyside region.

Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
52 116 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 19.12% 30.29% 21.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 47 24
Median daily rate £350 £250 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £135 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 11
Median hourly rate £14.34 £15.86 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.58% +19.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.50 £83.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.84 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +5.25%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing Android as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Android
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +5 2 £186 +30.70%
Android
North West

Android
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Android.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 2 (50.00%) Google Apps
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Google
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (25.00%) FMCG
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Mac Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) FMCG
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) Google
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft