The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 28 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing Android 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.68% 1.61% 1.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.82% 12.50% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £230 £428 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.19% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £30.20 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-37.08% -7.07%
Android
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
55 24 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 37.16% 12.90% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 14 10
Average daily rate £350 £281 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.55% -31.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £250 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £448 £591
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 10
Average hourly rate £44.00 £45.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.29% +71.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Android across the Middlesex region.

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Android
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Fault Management
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) iPhone
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Android Development
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
1 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Fault Management
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Avaya