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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android Development over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Android Software Development
London / City of London
Rank 149 133 167
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +34
Contract jobs citing Android Development 8 11 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.36% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.43% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 20
Median daily rate £513 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.42% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.02 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-17.73% +12.50%

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
2514 2586 4119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.01% 84.43% 81.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1983 2040 3238
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 33
Median hourly rate £43.25 £32.80 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.86% +63.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £18.79 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Android Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Android Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Android Development 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 City of London region with a requirement for Android Development.

1 40 (100.00%) Android
2 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (52.50%) Apple iOS
3 21 (52.50%) iOS Development
4 17 (42.50%) Mobile App
4 17 (42.50%) TDD
5 16 (40.00%) User Experience
6 14 (35.00%) HTML
6 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
7 12 (30.00%) CSS
7 12 (30.00%) Web Services
7 12 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 10 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 9 (22.50%) JSON
9 9 (22.50%) Apple Swift
10 8 (20.00%) Usability Testing
10 8 (20.00%) HTML5
10 8 (20.00%) Open Source
10 8 (20.00%) SQLite
10 8 (20.00%) OO
10 8 (20.00%) Java
11 7 (17.50%) XML
11 7 (17.50%) AngularJS
11 7 (17.50%) REST
11 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
12 6 (15.00%) CSS3
12 6 (15.00%) RESTful
12 6 (15.00%) C++
12 6 (15.00%) Scrum

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

Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.50%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Internet
2 2 (5.00%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.50%) HTTP
3 1 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQLite
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.50%) Big Data
3 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.50%) Neo4j
3 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
3 5 (12.50%) Calabash
3 5 (12.50%) JIRA
4 4 (10.00%) Android Studio
4 4 (10.00%) Gradle
4 4 (10.00%) Maven
5 3 (7.50%) Hudson
5 3 (7.50%) Subversion
5 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
6 2 (5.00%) Artifactory
6 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.50%) Capybara
7 1 (2.50%) JUnit
7 1 (2.50%) NUnit
7 1 (2.50%) Robotium
7 1 (2.50%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.50%) Xcode
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Banking
2 3 (7.50%) Front Office
2 3 (7.50%) Retail
3 2 (5.00%) Games
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (82.50%) Developer
2 24 (60.00%) Android Developer
3 17 (42.50%) Senior Developer
4 12 (30.00%) Senior Android Developer
5 9 (22.50%) iOS Developer
6 6 (15.00%) iOS Android Developer
7 5 (12.50%) Senior iOS Developer
7 5 (12.50%) UI Developer
8 4 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
9 3 (7.50%) C++ Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (7.50%) Senior UI Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Designer
10 2 (5.00%) Senior iOS Android Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Senior Mobile Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Senior UX Developer
10 2 (5.00%) UI Designer
10 2 (5.00%) UI/UX Designer
10 2 (5.00%) UX Designer
10 2 (5.00%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) HTML
2 12 (30.00%) CSS
2 12 (30.00%) Web Services
3 9 (22.50%) JSON
4 8 (20.00%) HTML5
5 7 (17.50%) AngularJS
5 7 (17.50%) REST
5 7 (17.50%) XML
6 6 (15.00%) CSS3
6 6 (15.00%) RESTful
7 4 (10.00%) .NET
7 4 (10.00%) Cocoa
7 4 (10.00%) OpenGL
8 3 (7.50%) Android SDK
8 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
8 3 (7.50%) Node.js
8 3 (7.50%) React
9 2 (5.00%) OpenCL
9 2 (5.00%) OpenCV
9 2 (5.00%) Renderscript
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) Mobile App
2 16 (40.00%) User Experience
3 5 (12.50%) iPad
3 5 (12.50%) iPhone
4 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.00%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (5.00%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (5.00%) Smartphone
5 2 (5.00%) Telematics
6 1 (2.50%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.50%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Android
2 21 (52.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (52.50%) iOS Development
3 17 (42.50%) TDD
4 12 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 8 (20.00%) OO
6 8 (20.00%) Open Source
6 8 (20.00%) Usability Testing
7 6 (15.00%) Mobile Development
7 6 (15.00%) Scrum
8 5 (12.50%) API Design
8 5 (12.50%) BDD
9 4 (10.00%) MVC
9 4 (10.00%) Pair Programming
10 3 (7.50%) Automated Testing
10 3 (7.50%) Front End Development
10 3 (7.50%) High Availability
10 3 (7.50%) OOD
10 3 (7.50%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (22.50%) Apple Swift
3 8 (20.00%) Java
4 6 (15.00%) C++
5 5 (12.50%) Objective-C
6 4 (10.00%) C#
7 3 (7.50%) Python
8 2 (5.00%) Dart
8 2 (5.00%) Ruby
9 1 (2.50%) C
9 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Google
2 2 (5.00%) WorldPay