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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 24 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Android 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.02% 0.41% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.77% 1.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£115 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-67.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £313
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £12.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -66.00%
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
53 74 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 26.90% 30.33% 18.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 46 23
Average daily rate £280 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £161 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £400 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 5
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +18.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -8.57%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) SQLite
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Xamarin
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (50.00%) MobileIron
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQLite
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Front-End Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Xamarin
1 1 (50.00%) MobileIron