The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Surrey 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 80 62 94
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +32
Contract jobs citing Android 17 26 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.14% 2.03% 0.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.79% 8.07% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 2
Average daily rate £438 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £358 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £438 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 £25.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% -30.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.50 £35.75
% change year-on-year
-8.45% -0.69%
Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
449 322 465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 30.07% 25.10% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 139 183
Average daily rate £333 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.56% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £128 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 48 58
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Android
South East

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +1 6 £375 -
Staines -9 2 £300 -20.00%
Weybridge - - - -
Woking - - - - 1
Haslemere - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Shepperton - - - -
Caterham - - - -
Cobham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Farnham - - - - 2
Godalming - - - -
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 20 (76.92%) Android Development
2 9 (34.62%) DV Cleared
2 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 9 (34.62%) Java
3 6 (23.08%) Linux
4 4 (15.38%) Finance
4 4 (15.38%) Advertising
4 4 (15.38%) TDD
4 4 (15.38%) Apple iOS
4 4 (15.38%) Android SDK
5 3 (11.54%) iPhone
5 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
5 3 (11.54%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (11.54%) Cyber Security
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
6 2 (7.69%) iPad
6 2 (7.69%) Open Source
6 2 (7.69%) jQuery
6 2 (7.69%) Spring
6 2 (7.69%) Logistics
6 2 (7.69%) MVC
6 2 (7.69%) Google
6 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
6 2 (7.69%) C++
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL
6 2 (7.69%) Windows
6 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.85%) HP

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (3.85%) nginx
1 1 (3.85%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
1 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQLite
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Xcode
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
1 1 (3.85%) Mockito
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.85%) Calabash
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
1 4 (15.38%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Publishing
2 1 (3.85%) Games
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 18 (69.23%) Android Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (3.85%) GUI Programmer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
4 1 (3.85%) Software Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Programmer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Android SDK
2 2 (7.69%) jQuery
2 2 (7.69%) Spring
3 1 (3.85%) Struts
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) Flash
3 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.85%) TopLink
3 1 (3.85%) iBATIS
3 1 (3.85%) Velocity
3 1 (3.85%) Spring MVC
3 1 (3.85%) ZK
3 1 (3.85%) GWT
3 1 (3.85%) Ajax
3 1 (3.85%) OpenCL
3 1 (3.85%) DirectCompute
3 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.85%) Marmalade SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) iPhone
1 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
1 3 (11.54%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (7.69%) iPad
2 2 (7.69%) Open Source
2 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.85%) Firmware
3 1 (3.85%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.85%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.85%) CUDA
3 1 (3.85%) Telematics
3 1 (3.85%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Android Development
2 4 (15.38%) TDD
3 3 (11.54%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (11.54%) Cyber Security
3 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) Logistics
4 2 (7.69%) MVC
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) Scrum
5 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.85%) Workflow
5 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Software Architecture
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (3.85%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) ActionScript
3 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) DV Cleared
1 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) A+ Certification
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) WSUS
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Google
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) HP
2 1 (3.85%) Nortel
2 1 (3.85%) Hyperion
2 1 (3.85%) Apple
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco
2 1 (3.85%) VMware
2 1 (3.85%) ION Trading
2 1 (3.85%) NETGEAR
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