The table below looks at the statistics for Android Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android Development 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
Android Software Development
Rank 129 160 186
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +26
Contract jobs citing Android Development 28 40 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.80% 0.73% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.91% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 30 20
Average daily rate £463 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +2.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Android Development
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2957 4410 4960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.70% 80.65% 79.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2396 3433 3638
Average daily rate £475 £463 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £601 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 39 47
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.37 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.58% +14.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £14.55 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.26 £92.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Android Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android Development across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Android Development Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Android Development
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Android Development Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Android Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android Development across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Android Development Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Android Development
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Android Development Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Android Development 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 Development.

1 41 (100.00%) Android
2 25 (60.98%) Mobile App
3 19 (46.34%) Java
4 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (41.46%) Apple iOS
6 13 (31.71%) Git (software)
6 13 (31.71%) TDD
6 13 (31.71%) User Experience
7 11 (26.83%) Android SDK
8 10 (24.39%) iOS Development
8 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (24.39%) Web Services
9 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
10 6 (14.63%) Objective-C
10 6 (14.63%) Mobile Application Development
10 6 (14.63%) Open Source
10 6 (14.63%) Usability Testing
10 6 (14.63%) JSON
10 6 (14.63%) SQLite
11 5 (12.20%) HTML5
11 5 (12.20%) Social Media
11 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
11 5 (12.20%) HTML
11 5 (12.20%) API Development
12 4 (9.76%) Mobile Development
12 4 (9.76%) Apple Swift
12 4 (9.76%) Windows
12 4 (9.76%) OO
12 4 (9.76%) Google
12 4 (9.76%) Degree

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Android Development 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 Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.88%) Apache
2 1 (2.44%) CMS
2 1 (2.44%) nginx
2 1 (2.44%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.44%) Bluemix
2 1 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) HTTP
1 1 (2.44%) Network Security
1 1 (2.44%) RIP
1 1 (2.44%) SSL
1 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQLite
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.44%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.32%) JIRA
3 3 (7.32%) Xcode
4 2 (4.88%) Android Studio
4 2 (4.88%) Gradle
4 2 (4.88%) Maven
4 2 (4.88%) Robolectric
4 2 (4.88%) Subversion
5 1 (2.44%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.44%) Calabash
5 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.44%) Grunt
5 1 (2.44%) gulp
5 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.44%) JUnit
5 1 (2.44%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (2.44%) Mocha
5 1 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (2.44%) webpack
General
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
1 2 (4.88%) Games
2 1 (2.44%) Advertising
2 1 (2.44%) Electronics
2 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Publishing
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (92.68%) Developer
2 35 (85.37%) Android Developer
3 9 (21.95%) Applications Developer
4 8 (19.51%) Senior Android Developer
4 8 (19.51%) Senior Developer
5 5 (12.20%) iOS Developer
6 4 (9.76%) iOS Android Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Android Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Java Android Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (2.44%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.44%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.44%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (2.44%) PHP Developer
9 1 (2.44%) SQL Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) Android SDK
2 10 (24.39%) Web Services
3 6 (14.63%) JSON
4 5 (12.20%) HTML
4 5 (12.20%) HTML5
5 3 (7.32%) CSS
5 3 (7.32%) REST
5 3 (7.32%) XML
6 2 (4.88%) CSS3
6 2 (4.88%) iOS SDK
6 2 (4.88%) React Native
6 2 (4.88%) RESTful
6 2 (4.88%) RxJava
6 2 (4.88%) XMPP
7 1 (2.44%) Apache Thrift
7 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.44%) JSON Schema
7 1 (2.44%) Polymer
7 1 (2.44%) React
7 1 (2.44%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 25 (60.98%) Mobile App
2 13 (31.71%) User Experience
3 5 (12.20%) Social Media
4 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.88%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.88%) Data Structures
5 2 (4.88%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.44%) Animation
6 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.44%) BYOD
6 1 (2.44%) Fintech
6 1 (2.44%) Graphic Design
6 1 (2.44%) Social Network
6 1 (2.44%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Android
2 17 (41.46%) Apple iOS
3 4 (9.76%) Windows
4 2 (4.88%) Linux
5 1 (2.44%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.44%) Unix
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) TDD
3 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (24.39%) iOS Development
4 6 (14.63%) Mobile Application Development
4 6 (14.63%) Open Source
4 6 (14.63%) Usability Testing
5 5 (12.20%) API Development
6 4 (9.76%) BDD
6 4 (9.76%) Mobile Development
6 4 (9.76%) OO
7 3 (7.32%) DevOps
7 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.32%) OOP
8 2 (4.88%) Memory Management
8 2 (4.88%) Project Management
8 2 (4.88%) Scrum
8 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.44%) Game Development
9 1 (2.44%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) Java
2 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
3 6 (14.63%) Objective-C
4 4 (9.76%) Apple Swift
5 3 (7.32%) Clojure
6 2 (4.88%) PHP
7 1 (2.44%) C#
7 1 (2.44%) C++
7 1 (2.44%) Scala
7 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Google
2 1 (2.44%) Facebook
2 1 (2.44%) SAP
2 1 (2.44%) Sony
2 1 (2.44%) Twitter
2 1 (2.44%) Xamarin
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