The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 34 41 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Android 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.63% 0.35% 0.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.59% 2.63% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
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
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
79 38 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 21.47% 13.43% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 22 10
Average daily rate £300 £330 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £110 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 15
Average hourly rate £12.71 £15.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.59 £20.50 £19.00
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 Northamptonshire

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Android
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Northamptonshire 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
Northampton - 4 £306 -
Kettering - - - -
Android
East Midlands

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) Objective-C
3 3 (30.00%) MySQL
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) iOS SDK
3 3 (30.00%) HTML5
3 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (30.00%) Android SDK
3 3 (30.00%) Android Development
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Phone
4 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (20.00%) CSS3
4 2 (20.00%) Laravel
4 2 (20.00%) Zend
4 2 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (20.00%) nginx
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) NFC
4 2 (20.00%) JIRA
4 2 (20.00%) Subversion
4 2 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 2 (20.00%) nginx
1 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Designer
2 3 (30.00%) Android Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Web Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) iOS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) jQuery
2 3 (30.00%) iOS SDK
2 3 (30.00%) HTML5
2 3 (30.00%) Android SDK
3 2 (20.00%) CSS3
3 2 (20.00%) Laravel
3 2 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (10.00%) JSP
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) Struts
4 1 (10.00%) EJB
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) APACS
2 1 (10.00%) EMV
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) iPhone
2 1 (10.00%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Phone
2 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) MVC
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) Android Development
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Zend
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle