The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 16 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Android 1 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 1.41% - 5.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% - 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £365 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £14.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £14.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -56.92%
Android
London

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

Operating Systems Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6 18 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 8.45% 21.69% 20.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 17
Average daily rate £375 £350 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +38.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £195 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £353 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £13.09 £14.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.80 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (16.67%) Cross-Platform Development
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) Animation
3 1 (16.67%) French Language
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Swing
3 1 (16.67%) J2ME
3 1 (16.67%) J2SE
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) LAN

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (16.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Swing Developer
2 1 (16.67%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) J2ME
1 1 (16.67%) J2SE
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Animation
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Android Development
2 1 (16.67%) Cross-Platform Development
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft