The first table below looks at the demand for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 24 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 Newcastle upon Tyne 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 37 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing Android 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.60% 1.76% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.89% 10.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£220 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £334 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £22.66 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-30.49% -37.48%
Operating Systems Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
106 29 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 31.93% 17.06% 22.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 14 45
Average daily rate £273 £275 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.90% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £160 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £363 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 3
Average hourly rate £11.00 £10.63 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -19.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
Android
Tyne and Wear

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Android
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Swing

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss