The first table below looks at the demand for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Somerset region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 48 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Android 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.84% - 0.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.12% - 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.36% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £22.66 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-30.49% -37.48%
Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
49 44 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 13.76% 22.56% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 6
Average daily rate £325 £223 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.06% -19.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £170 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £300 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 £18.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.02% +17.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Android
South West

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Android
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
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Last Year
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Android
South West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
1 5 (71.43%) Mobile App
2 3 (42.86%) Android Development
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) Ext JS
3 2 (28.57%) iPhone
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) iPad
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Sass
3 2 (28.57%) LESS
3 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (28.57%) PhoneGap
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Trello
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WLAN
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (28.57%) PhoneGap
2 1 (14.29%) eggPlant
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Android Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) Ext JS
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (28.57%) Sass
2 2 (28.57%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Mobile App
2 2 (28.57%) iPhone
2 2 (28.57%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (28.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Android Development
2 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) CA
1 1 (14.29%) MobileIron