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 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Software Development
Rank 175 148 177
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +29
Contract jobs citing Android Development 25 61 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.90% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 1.16% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 45 18
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%
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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
4402 5249 4652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.02% 77.21% 75.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3470 3862 3529
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 57 88
Average hourly rate £18.50 £23.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.27% -32.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £52.82 £107.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014, 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 55 (100.00%) Android
2 30 (54.55%) Apple iOS
3 28 (50.91%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (43.64%) iOS Development
5 22 (40.00%) Java
6 17 (30.91%) HTML
6 17 (30.91%) Mobile App
7 14 (25.45%) CSS
7 14 (25.45%) JavaScript
7 14 (25.45%) Android SDK
8 13 (23.64%) Web Services
9 10 (18.18%) OO
9 10 (18.18%) Objective-C
9 10 (18.18%) HTML5
10 9 (16.36%) REST
10 9 (16.36%) Finance
11 8 (14.55%) PHP
11 8 (14.55%) JSON
12 7 (12.73%) Degree
12 7 (12.73%) Git (software)
13 6 (10.91%) Xcode
13 6 (10.91%) iOS SDK
13 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
14 5 (9.09%) QA
14 5 (9.09%) CSS3
14 5 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
14 5 (9.09%) Scrum
14 5 (9.09%) MVC
14 5 (9.09%) OOD
14 5 (9.09%) User Experience

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (3.64%) Node.js
2 1 (1.82%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) HTTP
2 1 (1.82%) NFC
2 1 (1.82%) VPN
2 1 (1.82%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.91%) Xcode
3 3 (5.45%) Subversion
3 3 (5.45%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.64%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (3.64%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.82%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.82%) Robolectric
5 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.82%) JIRA
5 1 (1.82%) Selenium
5 1 (1.82%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.82%) NUnit
5 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.82%) Games
2 1 (1.82%) Banking
2 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (90.91%) Developer
2 39 (70.91%) Android Developer
3 7 (12.73%) iOS Developer
3 7 (12.73%) Applications Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (5.45%) Senior Android Developer
5 3 (5.45%) PHP Developer
5 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Architect
6 2 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.64%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 2 (3.64%) iPhone Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Mobile Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.82%) Xamarin Developer
7 1 (1.82%) Designer
7 1 (1.82%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (1.82%) Windows Mobile Developer
7 1 (1.82%) Programmer
7 1 (1.82%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (1.82%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.91%) HTML
2 14 (25.45%) CSS
2 14 (25.45%) Android SDK
3 13 (23.64%) Web Services
4 10 (18.18%) HTML5
5 9 (16.36%) REST
6 8 (14.55%) JSON
7 6 (10.91%) iOS SDK
8 5 (9.09%) CSS3
9 4 (7.27%) XML
9 4 (7.27%) SOAP
9 4 (7.27%) RESTful
10 3 (5.45%) .NET
11 2 (3.64%) J2EE
11 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
11 2 (3.64%) jQuery
11 2 (3.64%) Ajax
12 1 (1.82%) Ionic Framework
12 1 (1.82%) RoboGuice
12 1 (1.82%) RoboSpice
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.91%) Mobile App
2 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.09%) User Experience
4 3 (5.45%) iPhone
5 2 (3.64%) Streaming Video
5 2 (3.64%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (3.64%) Digital Media
5 2 (3.64%) Video on Demand
5 2 (3.64%) Open Source
6 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.82%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.82%) FMCG
6 1 (1.82%) Social Network
6 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Android
2 30 (54.55%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.45%) Windows
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.91%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (43.64%) iOS Development
3 10 (18.18%) OO
4 5 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (9.09%) Scrum
4 5 (9.09%) MVC
4 5 (9.09%) OOD
5 4 (7.27%) TDD
6 3 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.45%) OOP
7 2 (3.64%) UX Design
7 2 (3.64%) OO PHP
8 1 (1.82%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.82%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (1.82%) Multithreading
8 1 (1.82%) Unit Testing
8 1 (1.82%) Test Scripting
8 1 (1.82%) MVVM
8 1 (1.82%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.00%) Java
2 14 (25.45%) JavaScript
3 10 (18.18%) Objective-C
4 8 (14.55%) PHP
5 4 (7.27%) SQL
6 3 (5.45%) PHP5
6 3 (5.45%) C#
7 1 (1.82%) Scala
7 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) yum
1 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (7.27%) Google
2 2 (3.64%) Apple
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.64%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.82%) Zend
3 1 (1.82%) Perforce
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle
3 1 (1.82%) Motorola
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