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 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 31 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Android 17 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.06% 0.37% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.71% 2.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Average daily rate
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£360 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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%
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
96 49 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 22.91% 17.95% 20.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 14 11
Average daily rate £270 £208 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.12% -46.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £188 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £322 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 14
Average hourly rate £10.50 £14.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.58% -19.44%
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Android Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 - 14 £450 - 1
Kettering - - - -
Android
East Midlands

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 14 (70.00%) HTML
1 14 (70.00%) CSS
2 13 (65.00%) Apple iOS
3 12 (60.00%) HTML5
4 10 (50.00%) CSS3
5 9 (45.00%) Java
5 9 (45.00%) User Experience
6 7 (35.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (35.00%) Marketing
6 7 (35.00%) Use Case
6 7 (35.00%) Advertising
7 6 (30.00%) Android Development
8 5 (25.00%) NFC
9 4 (20.00%) jQuery
9 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
10 3 (15.00%) Web Services
10 3 (15.00%) MySQL
10 3 (15.00%) Objective-C
10 3 (15.00%) Finance
10 3 (15.00%) JNI
10 3 (15.00%) Android SDK
10 3 (15.00%) Android NDK
10 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
10 3 (15.00%) iOS SDK
11 2 (10.00%) Windows Phone
11 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
11 2 (10.00%) Laravel
11 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
11 2 (10.00%) nginx

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (10.00%) nginx
1 2 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (10.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (35.00%) Marketing
1 7 (35.00%) Advertising
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Legal
4 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Android Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Web Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) HTML
1 14 (70.00%) CSS
2 12 (60.00%) HTML5
3 10 (50.00%) CSS3
4 4 (20.00%) jQuery
5 3 (15.00%) Web Services
5 3 (15.00%) JNI
5 3 (15.00%) Android SDK
5 3 (15.00%) Android NDK
5 3 (15.00%) iOS SDK
6 2 (10.00%) Laravel
6 2 (10.00%) RESTful
6 2 (10.00%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (5.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) User Experience
2 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) EMV
3 1 (5.00%) APACS
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Phone
2 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 7 (35.00%) Use Case
2 6 (30.00%) Android Development
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (10.00%) MVC
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.00%) TDD
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Electronic Design Automation
4 1 (5.00%) Web Development
4 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Zend