The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Software Development
Rank 161 136 194
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +58
Contract jobs citing Android Development 31 86 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.54% 1.21% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 1.60% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 71 26
Average daily rate
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£400 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £53.50 - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-40.90% -5.71%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4343 5387 5824
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.37% 76.00% 74.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3231 4024 4330
Average daily rate £450 £450 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 92 87
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.97 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.98% +1.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £16.90 £16.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £52.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Android Development
London

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 65 (100.00%) Android
2 32 (49.23%) Java
3 27 (41.54%) Mobile App
4 23 (35.38%) Apple iOS
4 23 (35.38%) iOS Development
5 19 (29.23%) Android SDK
6 13 (20.00%) JSON
7 12 (18.46%) HTML
7 12 (18.46%) Objective-C
8 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (16.92%) Web Services
9 10 (15.38%) Xcode
10 9 (13.85%) Legal
10 9 (13.85%) OO
10 9 (13.85%) JavaScript
10 9 (13.85%) C#
11 8 (12.31%) .NET
11 8 (12.31%) Eclipse
12 7 (10.77%) CSS
12 7 (10.77%) XML
13 6 (9.23%) OOP
13 6 (9.23%) Mobile Application Development
13 6 (9.23%) iPhone
13 6 (9.23%) HTML5
14 5 (7.69%) Mobile Payment
14 5 (7.69%) Google
14 5 (7.69%) QA
14 5 (7.69%) Degree
14 5 (7.69%) Scrum
14 5 (7.69%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (3.08%) CMS
2 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) NFC
2 3 (4.62%) HTTP
3 2 (3.08%) VPN
3 2 (3.08%) Bluetooth
3 2 (3.08%) RTSP
4 1 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) SQLite
2 1 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Xcode
2 8 (12.31%) Eclipse
3 4 (6.15%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.08%) Subversion
5 1 (1.54%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.54%) Calabash
5 1 (1.54%) Gradle
5 1 (1.54%) PhoneGap
5 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.54%) JIRA
5 1 (1.54%) Mercurial
General
1 9 (13.85%) Legal
2 4 (6.15%) Banking
2 4 (6.15%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Marketing
3 1 (1.54%) Law
3 1 (1.54%) Publishing
3 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (89.23%) Developer
2 46 (70.77%) Android Developer
3 11 (16.92%) iOS Developer
4 10 (15.38%) Lead Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Senior Android Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Mobile Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Applications Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) iPhone Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Android Software Engineer
10 1 (1.54%) Automation Tester
10 1 (1.54%) Senior Internet Developer
10 1 (1.54%) Architect
10 1 (1.54%) Business Analyst
10 1 (1.54%) Tester
10 1 (1.54%) Analyst
10 1 (1.54%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.23%) Android SDK
2 13 (20.00%) JSON
3 12 (18.46%) HTML
4 11 (16.92%) Web Services
5 8 (12.31%) .NET
6 7 (10.77%) CSS
6 7 (10.77%) XML
7 6 (9.23%) HTML5
8 4 (6.15%) Cocoa
8 4 (6.15%) REST
9 3 (4.62%) iOS SDK
9 3 (4.62%) CSS3
9 3 (4.62%) RESTful
9 3 (4.62%) SOAP
10 2 (3.08%) Flash
10 2 (3.08%) OAuth
11 1 (1.54%) cocos2d
11 1 (1.54%) Cocoa Touch
11 1 (1.54%) JSF
11 1 (1.54%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 27 (41.54%) Mobile App
2 6 (9.23%) iPhone
3 5 (7.69%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.08%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Social Media
6 1 (1.54%) iPad
6 1 (1.54%) Social Network
6 1 (1.54%) Mobile Games
6 1 (1.54%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.54%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 65 (100.00%) Android
2 23 (35.38%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.54%) UNIX
3 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.38%) iOS Development
2 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.85%) OO
4 6 (9.23%) OOP
4 6 (9.23%) Mobile Application Development
5 5 (7.69%) Scrum
6 4 (6.15%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.62%) Unit Testing
7 3 (4.62%) TDD
7 3 (4.62%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.62%) Mobile Commerce
8 2 (3.08%) Project Management
8 2 (3.08%) Content Management
8 2 (3.08%) Web Application Development
8 2 (3.08%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (3.08%) User Stories
8 2 (3.08%) DevOps
9 1 (1.54%) OO PHP
9 1 (1.54%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (49.23%) Java
2 12 (18.46%) Objective-C
3 9 (13.85%) JavaScript
3 9 (13.85%) C#
4 5 (7.69%) C++
5 3 (4.62%) SQL
6 1 (1.54%) Golang
6 1 (1.54%) Ruby
6 1 (1.54%) Groovy
6 1 (1.54%) PHP5
6 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (7.69%) Google
2 2 (3.08%) Apple
3 1 (1.54%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
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