The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 20 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Android 2 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.52% - 6.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.41% - 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£525 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.23% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-42.85% -2.77%
Android
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
37 21 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 28.03% 22.34% 31.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 19
Average daily rate £375 £225 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -47.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 5
Average hourly rate £29.75 £12.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+147.91% +26.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Android
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (50.00%) Metastorm
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) SAP PI
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Google Apps
2 1 (50.00%) Nintex
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) SAP

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Google Apps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Architect
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Metastorm
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Nintex