The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Middlesex region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 24 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing Android 7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.04% 0.43% 0.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 3.23% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£270 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £301
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +13.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £50.50 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £22.66 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-33.80% -37.48%
Operating Systems Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
42 31 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 18.26% 13.30% 16.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 17 17
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £300 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 8
Average hourly rate £50.50 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Android
South East

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Android Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 July 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 (58.33%) Java
1 7 (58.33%) Apple iOS
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) SOA
3 4 (33.33%) C++
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) SOAP
3 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (25.00%) Groovy
4 3 (25.00%) Open Source
4 3 (25.00%) RESTful
4 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (25.00%) MySQL
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) C
4 3 (25.00%) Electronics
4 3 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Phone
5 2 (16.67%) Android Development

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) ArcGIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Axure RP
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (25.00%) Electronics
3 2 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) User Experience Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Android Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Development Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) SOAP
2 3 (25.00%) RESTful
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) WCF
4 1 (8.33%) WPF
4 1 (8.33%) Silverlight
4 1 (8.33%) JSON
4 1 (8.33%) ArcObjects
4 1 (8.33%) DOM
4 1 (8.33%) XSL
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) OpenGL
4 1 (8.33%) XHTML
4 1 (8.33%) Android NDK
4 1 (8.33%) Android SDK
4 1 (8.33%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (25.00%) Open Source
1 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (16.67%) Copywriting
3 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (8.33%) CUDA
3 1 (8.33%) W3C
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Apple iOS
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Phone
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) SOA
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) TDD
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Android Development
3 2 (16.67%) Information Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) MVVM
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) OOD
4 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) Groovy
3 3 (25.00%) C
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) ESRI