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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 87 74 82
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Contract jobs citing Android 9 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.75% 1.20% 0.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.04% 5.99% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 4
Average daily rate £400 £425 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +28.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +48.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £30.20 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-32.94% -7.07%
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
442 284 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 36.80% 20.07% 25.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 143 149
Average daily rate £388 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £210 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £498 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £307
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 22 38
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.71 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +9 4 £375 -11.76% 8
Redhill - 1 - - 1
Woking - 1 £100 - 1
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 16 (61.54%) Apple iOS
2 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) Windows
4 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 10 (38.46%) Mobile App
4 10 (38.46%) User Experience
5 7 (26.92%) Mobile Development
5 7 (26.92%) Android Development
5 7 (26.92%) Apple
6 6 (23.08%) Typography
7 5 (19.23%) iOS Development
7 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
8 4 (15.38%) VoIP
8 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
8 4 (15.38%) MS Office
8 4 (15.38%) Java
8 4 (15.38%) Blackberry
8 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
9 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
10 2 (7.69%) HTML
10 2 (7.69%) DHCP
10 2 (7.69%) VPN
10 2 (7.69%) DNS
10 2 (7.69%) SLA
10 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
10 2 (7.69%) .NET
10 2 (7.69%) Oracle
10 2 (7.69%) ITIL
10 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) VoIP
2 2 (7.69%) DHCP
2 2 (7.69%) DNS
2 2 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) HTTP
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Android Studio
1 1 (3.85%) Calabash
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) JUnit
1 1 (3.85%) Rational Performance Tester
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.85%) Xcode
General
1 2 (7.69%) Back Office
1 2 (7.69%) Banking
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Designer
2 6 (23.08%) Mobile UI Designer
2 6 (23.08%) UI Designer
3 4 (15.38%) Android Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 2 (7.69%) iOS Android Developer
5 2 (7.69%) iOS Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Android Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Xamarin Developer
6 1 (3.85%) 1st Line Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) IT Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Java Mobile Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
1 2 (7.69%) Android SDK
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
1 2 (7.69%) RESTful
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) HTML5
2 1 (3.85%) J2EE
2 1 (3.85%) JSON
2 1 (3.85%) OpenCV
2 1 (3.85%) Qt
2 1 (3.85%) Spring
2 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Mobile App
1 10 (38.46%) User Experience
2 4 (15.38%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.85%) iPhone
3 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Apple iOS
2 11 (42.31%) Windows
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
4 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.85%) Linux
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Phone
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) Android Development
2 7 (26.92%) Mobile Development
3 6 (23.08%) Typography
4 5 (19.23%) iOS Development
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (3.85%) API Development
6 1 (3.85%) BDD
6 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.85%) Front End Development
6 1 (3.85%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (3.85%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Open Source
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.85%) Scrum
6 1 (3.85%) TDD
6 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) C++
3 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) A+ Certification
1 1 (3.85%) ISEB
1 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (3.85%) MCP
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) Apple
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Xamarin
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) Intel Security
4 1 (3.85%) Remedy
4 1 (3.85%) Symantec