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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Software Development
Rank 169 140 171
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +31
Contract jobs citing Android Development 30 88 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 1.22% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 1.60% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 74 44
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£388 £383 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.30% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £316 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £467 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.47% +13.33%
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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
4478 5509 5854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.07% 76.51% 75.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3363 4079 4310
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £618
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 71 93
Average hourly rate £21.88 £21.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.74% -31.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 September 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 September 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 63 (100.00%) Android
2 28 (44.44%) Apple iOS
3 25 (39.68%) iOS Development
4 24 (38.10%) Java
5 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (30.16%) Mobile App
7 17 (26.98%) Android SDK
7 17 (26.98%) HTML
8 14 (22.22%) Web Services
9 13 (20.63%) JavaScript
9 13 (20.63%) CSS
9 13 (20.63%) OO
9 13 (20.63%) Objective-C
10 10 (15.87%) User Experience
11 9 (14.29%) Xcode
12 8 (12.70%) Degree
12 8 (12.70%) REST
13 7 (11.11%) JSON
14 6 (9.52%) Computer Science
14 6 (9.52%) QA
14 6 (9.52%) HTML5
14 6 (9.52%) iPhone
14 6 (9.52%) Scrum
14 6 (9.52%) Eclipse
14 6 (9.52%) XML
14 6 (9.52%) OOP
14 6 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
15 5 (7.94%) PHP
15 5 (7.94%) SQL
15 5 (7.94%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (3.17%) CMS
2 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.59%) Node.js
2 1 (1.59%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.59%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) NFC
2 3 (4.76%) VPN
3 2 (3.17%) RTSP
3 2 (3.17%) Bluetooth
3 2 (3.17%) HTTP
4 1 (1.59%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Xcode
2 6 (9.52%) Eclipse
3 5 (7.94%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.76%) Subversion
5 2 (3.17%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.59%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.59%) Calabash
6 1 (1.59%) NUnit
6 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.59%) Gradle
6 1 (1.59%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (1.59%) JIRA
General
1 5 (7.94%) Legal
1 5 (7.94%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Marketing
2 2 (3.17%) Banking
2 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.17%) Games
3 1 (1.59%) Publishing
3 1 (1.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 58 (92.06%) Developer
2 46 (73.02%) Android Developer
3 11 (17.46%) iOS Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Mobile Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Applications Developer
5 4 (6.35%) Lead Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (3.17%) iPhone Developer
7 2 (3.17%) PHP Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Senior Developer
8 1 (1.59%) Xamarin Developer
8 1 (1.59%) Senior Android Developer
8 1 (1.59%) Games Developer
8 1 (1.59%) Senior Applications Developer
8 1 (1.59%) Internet Developer
8 1 (1.59%) Test Engineer
8 1 (1.59%) Development Manager
8 1 (1.59%) Analyst
8 1 (1.59%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.59%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.98%) Android SDK
1 17 (26.98%) HTML
2 14 (22.22%) Web Services
3 13 (20.63%) CSS
4 8 (12.70%) REST
5 7 (11.11%) JSON
6 6 (9.52%) HTML5
6 6 (9.52%) XML
7 4 (6.35%) iOS SDK
7 4 (6.35%) Cocoa
8 3 (4.76%) SOAP
8 3 (4.76%) CSS3
9 2 (3.17%) Ajax
9 2 (3.17%) RESTful
9 2 (3.17%) OAuth
9 2 (3.17%) .NET
9 2 (3.17%) Flash
10 1 (1.59%) XHTML
10 1 (1.59%) WSDL
10 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.16%) Mobile App
2 10 (15.87%) User Experience
3 6 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.52%) iPhone
4 4 (6.35%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (3.17%) Open Source
5 2 (3.17%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.59%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.59%) Mobile Games
6 1 (1.59%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.59%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.59%) Social Media
6 1 (1.59%) iPad
6 1 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.59%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.59%) Social Network
6 1 (1.59%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 63 (100.00%) Android
2 28 (44.44%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.76%) Windows
4 1 (1.59%) Linux
4 1 (1.59%) UNIX
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) iOS Development
2 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (20.63%) OO
4 6 (9.52%) Scrum
4 6 (9.52%) OOP
4 6 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
5 5 (7.94%) TDD
6 4 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
6 4 (6.35%) OOD
7 3 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (4.76%) MVC
7 3 (4.76%) Mobile Commerce
7 3 (4.76%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.17%) Content Management
8 2 (3.17%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.17%) Test Scripting
8 2 (3.17%) Web Application Development
8 2 (3.17%) Game Development
8 2 (3.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.10%) Java
2 13 (20.63%) JavaScript
2 13 (20.63%) Objective-C
3 5 (7.94%) PHP
3 5 (7.94%) SQL
4 4 (6.35%) C#
4 4 (6.35%) C++
5 2 (3.17%) PHP5
6 1 (1.59%) Groovy
6 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (7.94%) Google
2 2 (3.17%) Apple
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.17%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.59%) Motorola
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco
3 1 (1.59%) Perforce
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