The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 48 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Android 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 1.30% 1.42% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.03% 6.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate £350 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £14.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -56.92%
Android
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
124 44 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 32.12% 20.85% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 31 9
Average daily rate £425 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £375 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £339 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.79% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £10.00 £9.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 14 (73.68%) Apple iOS
2 13 (68.42%) VPN
3 12 (63.16%) Wi-Fi
3 12 (63.16%) Mobile Device Management
3 12 (63.16%) AirWatch
4 11 (57.89%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (57.89%) Wireless
5 10 (52.63%) Problem Management
6 9 (47.37%) Handset
6 9 (47.37%) Management Information System
7 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
7 6 (31.58%) Android Development
8 5 (26.32%) Android SDK
8 5 (26.32%) Java
9 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (21.05%) JSON
9 4 (21.05%) Mobile Development
10 3 (15.79%) REST
11 2 (10.53%) JUnit
11 2 (10.53%) Web Services
11 2 (10.53%) XML
11 2 (10.53%) OO
11 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
11 2 (10.53%) Google
11 2 (10.53%) TDD
11 2 (10.53%) RESTful
11 2 (10.53%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (10.53%) Degree
12 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) VPN
2 12 (63.16%) Wi-Fi
3 11 (57.89%) Wireless
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Administrator
2 6 (31.58%) Android Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Java Android Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Android Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Management Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Android Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Android SDK
2 4 (21.05%) JSON
3 3 (15.79%) REST
4 2 (10.53%) RESTful
4 2 (10.53%) Web Services
4 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (47.37%) Handset
2 9 (47.37%) Management Information System
3 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
4 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
5 1 (5.26%) iPad
5 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Mobile Device Management
2 10 (52.63%) Problem Management
3 6 (31.58%) Android Development
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Mobile Development
5 2 (10.53%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (10.53%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) TDD
6 1 (5.26%) CRM
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) ERP
6 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) User Stories
6 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Google