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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 82 81 82
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Android 7 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.54% 0.63% 0.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.11% 2.23% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
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£263 £310 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.32% -31.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £12.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -66.00%
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
332 358 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 25.56% 27.97% 24.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 208 128
Average daily rate £325 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £192 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £445 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 51 64
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.38 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.81% -28.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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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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
Guildford +6 1 - - 4
Horley - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Woking - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Farnham - - - - 1
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 11 (73.33%) Android Development
2 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (20.00%) Cyber Security
4 3 (20.00%) Android SDK
4 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) Open Source
4 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (13.33%) C
5 2 (13.33%) Windows
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) Logistics
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (6.67%) CUDA
6 1 (6.67%) HTML5
6 1 (6.67%) Mockito
6 1 (6.67%) iPad
6 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) OpenCL

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.67%) Bugzilla
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
1 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
1 1 (6.67%) Mockito
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Android Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Manual Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) ODBC
2 1 (6.67%) Cocoa
2 1 (6.67%) WinForms
2 1 (6.67%) Spring
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.67%) WPF
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) OpenCL
2 1 (6.67%) DirectCompute
2 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 4 (26.67%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (6.67%) CUDA
4 1 (6.67%) iPad
4 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (6.67%) EPoS
4 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (6.67%) AS400
4 1 (6.67%) Device Driver
4 1 (6.67%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (6.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Android Development
2 3 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (20.00%) Cyber Security
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (13.33%) Logistics
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
4 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) C
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) MCSE
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) MCDST
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Sybase
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