The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 81 83 76
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing Android 8 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.59% 0.31% 0.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.19% 1.27% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£300 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 - £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 - £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £334
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +3.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £14.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -33.80%
Android
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
366 316 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.21% 24.86% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 164 191
Average daily rate £350 £320 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £160 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 31 65
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.59 £22.65 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.23
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.55%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Android across the Surrey region.

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Android
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Camberley - 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 - - 2
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 18 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 14 (58.33%) Mobile App
2 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 13 (54.17%) HTML
4 11 (45.83%) CSS
5 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (33.33%) HTML5
6 8 (33.33%) Android Development
7 7 (29.17%) iOS Development
7 7 (29.17%) Mobile Development
7 7 (29.17%) PhoneGap
8 6 (25.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 6 (25.00%) CSS3
8 6 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
8 6 (25.00%) Scrum
8 6 (25.00%) OO
8 6 (25.00%) Java
9 5 (20.83%) PHP
9 5 (20.83%) SQL
9 5 (20.83%) MySQL
9 5 (20.83%) Objective-C
10 4 (16.67%) Xcode
10 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
10 4 (16.67%) Windows
10 4 (16.67%) Python
10 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
10 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
10 4 (16.67%) Appcelerator
11 3 (12.50%) Gerrit

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 3 (12.50%) Node.js
2 1 (4.17%) uiautomator
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) ADSL
2 1 (4.17%) PSTN
2 1 (4.17%) DHCP
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Informix
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (25.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 4 (16.67%) Xcode
3 3 (12.50%) Gerrit
3 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.17%) Grunt
4 1 (4.17%) Android Studio
4 1 (4.17%) Robolectric
4 1 (4.17%) gulp
4 1 (4.17%) PHPUnit
4 1 (4.17%) Robotium
General
1 2 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Publishing
2 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Mobile Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Android Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Lead Developer
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Records Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Document Controller
6 1 (4.17%) Java Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.17%) ICT Technician
6 1 (4.17%) iOS Developer
6 1 (4.17%) ICT Support Technician
6 1 (4.17%) Configuration Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.17%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) HTML
2 11 (45.83%) CSS
3 8 (33.33%) HTML5
4 7 (29.17%) PhoneGap
5 6 (25.00%) CSS3
5 6 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
6 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 3 (12.50%) Android SDK
7 3 (12.50%) REST
7 3 (12.50%) jQuery
7 3 (12.50%) Cocoa
8 2 (8.33%) JSON
8 2 (8.33%) Core Animation
9 1 (4.17%) iOS SDK
9 1 (4.17%) Laravel
9 1 (4.17%) Sass
9 1 (4.17%) Cocoa Touch
9 1 (4.17%) Symfony
9 1 (4.17%) CodeIgniter
9 1 (4.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (12.50%) User Experience
3 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.33%) Animation
3 2 (8.33%) iPhone
4 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.17%) iPad
4 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (16.67%) Windows
3 3 (12.50%) UNIX
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Phone
4 2 (8.33%) Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Mac OS
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Android Development
3 7 (29.17%) iOS Development
3 7 (29.17%) Mobile Development
4 6 (25.00%) OO
4 6 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.50%) TDD
7 2 (8.33%) Open Source
7 2 (8.33%) Memory Management
7 2 (8.33%) MVC
8 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
8 1 (4.17%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (25.00%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) Objective-C
3 5 (20.83%) PHP
3 5 (20.83%) SQL
4 4 (16.67%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) C
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Appcelerator
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Apple
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Google
3 1 (4.17%) Zend
3 1 (4.17%) Xamarin