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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 25 25 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Android 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.03% 0.91% 0.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.14% 6.90% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£430 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-42.85% -2.77%
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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
28 29 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 14.36% 13.18% 23.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 19
Average daily rate £281 £425 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.88% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £353 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £550 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 7
Average hourly rate £15.58 £26.50 £17.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.20% +48.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £26.50 £16.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.96 £37.70 £23.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 7 (63.64%) Java
1 7 (63.64%) Android Development
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) SOAP
4 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
5 3 (27.27%) Electronics
5 3 (27.27%) SOA
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) C++
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) MySQL
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
5 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Groovy
5 3 (27.27%) Open Source
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) RESTful
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Android SDK
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
5 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
6 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
6 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
6 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
1 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
1 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) NUnit
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 3 (27.27%) Electronics
3 2 (18.18%) Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Android Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Development Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) UI Developer
4 1 (9.09%) UX Designer
4 1 (9.09%) UI Designer
4 1 (9.09%) iOS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) UI Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) SOAP
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) RESTful
2 3 (27.27%) Android SDK
3 2 (18.18%) HTML5
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) OpenGL
4 1 (9.09%) XHTML
4 1 (9.09%) DOM
4 1 (9.09%) XSL
4 1 (9.09%) J2EE
4 1 (9.09%) Ajax
4 1 (9.09%) LINQ
4 1 (9.09%) CSS3
4 1 (9.09%) WebKit
4 1 (9.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
1 3 (27.27%) Open Source
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 2 (18.18%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 1 (9.09%) W3C
3 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
3 1 (9.09%) iPhone
3 1 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (9.09%) Graphic Design
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Android Development
2 4 (36.36%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) SOA
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
4 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) C++
2 3 (27.27%) Groovy
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) C
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) IAG
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft