Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for Android skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Android over the 6 months to 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 34 38
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4 -
Contract jobs citing Android 2 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.63% 0.39% 2.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.41% 2.04% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Watford median daily rate £175 - £300
Hertfordshire median daily rate £250 £220 £300
% change year-on-year +13.64% -26.67% -6.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £14.20 - £9.50

Android is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Watford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 83 49 119
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 25.94% 19.22% 41.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 22 44
Watford median daily rate £298 £238 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.26% -38.71% +19.23%
10th Percentile £120 £124 £215
90th Percentile £550 £540 £438
Hertfordshire median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 8
Watford median hourly rate £14.50 £13.75 £13.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.45% +4.76% -11.02%
10th Percentile £13.75 £13.03 £11.25
90th Percentile £15.25 £15.48 £20.63
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year -9.38% +7.74% -1.00%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Android as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Android in Watford

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Android.

1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) VMware