The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Android 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.70% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.34% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-37.69% -
Android
South Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
128 23 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 30.05% 10.27% 23.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 10 31
Average daily rate £400 £325 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +62.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £250 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £490 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Average hourly rate £9.00 £13.11 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.36% -9.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Android
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) Xamarin

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Xamarin Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Android Developer
3 2 (50.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Xamarin