The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 66 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Android 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.81% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.49% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£204 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £12.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.96% -66.00%
Android
England

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

Operating Systems Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
241 62 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 32.35% 18.79% 20.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 30 39
Average daily rate £288 £240 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.79% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £150 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 13 25
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.55 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £15.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Android
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Android
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the North East region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham - 4 £156 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 2 £220 - 4
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) LDAP
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (50.00%) iPad
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) JBoss
3 2 (25.00%) Swing
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Spring
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (25.00%) Android SDK
3 2 (25.00%) Android Development

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (12.50%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Android Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) Swing
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) Spring
1 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (25.00%) HTML5
1 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (25.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) Flash
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) JBoss
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft