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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 77 80 54
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -26
Contract jobs citing Android 14 15 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.04% 1.03% 2.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.20% 3.52% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 8
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.96% +9.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £300 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £25.70 £19.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.79% +39.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £32.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-56.92% -9.72%
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
333 426 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 24.72% 29.36% 25.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 220 134
Average daily rate £380 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £120 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £488 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 52 48
Average hourly rate £15.63 £19.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.87% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £51.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.15% -0.78%

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
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 4 May 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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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
Leatherhead - 2 - -
Guildford +1 1 £375 - 2
Woking - 1 £350 -
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 15 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 12 (40.00%) HTML
2 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 11 (36.67%) Mobile Development
4 10 (33.33%) SQL
4 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (30.00%) HTML5
5 9 (30.00%) Windows
6 8 (26.67%) CSS
6 8 (26.67%) Scrum
6 8 (26.67%) Android Development
7 7 (23.33%) iOS Development
7 7 (23.33%) PhoneGap
8 6 (20.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 6 (20.00%) iPhone
8 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 6 (20.00%) MS Office
8 6 (20.00%) OO
8 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (16.67%) Apple
9 5 (16.67%) Java
9 5 (16.67%) iPad
9 5 (16.67%) CSS3
10 4 (13.33%) Appcelerator
10 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
10 4 (13.33%) PHP
10 4 (13.33%) MySQL
10 4 (13.33%) Active Directory

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 (10.00%) Lync
2 2 (6.67%) Node.js
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) uiautomator
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) DHCP
1 3 (10.00%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) VLAN
2 2 (6.67%) IP Telephony
2 2 (6.67%) Wireless
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
3 1 (3.33%) ADSL
3 1 (3.33%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) Informix
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.00%) Xcode
2 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.00%) Gerrit
3 2 (6.67%) Subversion
4 1 (3.33%) Robotium
4 1 (3.33%) Android Studio
4 1 (3.33%) Robolectric
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Law
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Support Technician
3 3 (10.00%) Lead Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Android Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (6.67%) IT Support
4 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Network Technician
4 2 (6.67%) Support Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Applications Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Support
5 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) HTML
2 9 (30.00%) HTML5
3 8 (26.67%) CSS
4 7 (23.33%) PhoneGap
5 5 (16.67%) CSS3
6 2 (6.67%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (6.67%) Core Animation
6 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.67%) jQuery
6 2 (6.67%) Web Services
6 2 (6.67%) .NET
7 1 (3.33%) OpenGL
7 1 (3.33%) Middleware
7 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
7 1 (3.33%) Struts
7 1 (3.33%) Spring
7 1 (3.33%) JSF
7 1 (3.33%) iOS SDK
7 1 (3.33%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (20.00%) iPhone
3 5 (16.67%) iPad
4 4 (13.33%) Blackberry
5 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (6.67%) Animation
7 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (3.33%) Smartphone
7 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (30.00%) Windows
3 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.00%) Mac OS X
4 3 (10.00%) UNIX
4 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Phone
5 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.67%) Linux
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Mobile Development
2 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) Scrum
3 8 (26.67%) Android Development
4 7 (23.33%) iOS Development
5 6 (20.00%) OO
6 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.00%) TDD
7 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (6.67%) Memory Management
8 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.67%) OOP
8 2 (6.67%) ITIL
8 2 (6.67%) Service Management
8 2 (6.67%) ITSM
9 1 (3.33%) MVC
9 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) Java
4 4 (13.33%) PHP
5 3 (10.00%) Python
5 3 (10.00%) Objective-C
6 2 (6.67%) C
7 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
1 2 (6.67%) MCSE
1 2 (6.67%) MCP
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (6.67%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) BitLocker
2 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Apple
3 4 (13.33%) Appcelerator
4 2 (6.67%) Xamarin
4 2 (6.67%) Mitel
4 2 (6.67%) Symantec
5 1 (3.33%) VMware
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