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 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Software Development
Rank 147 174 150
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -24
Contract jobs citing Android Development 44 31 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.81% 0.52% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.68% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 51
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £314 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £490 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £53.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.75 £35.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+16.42% +6.87%
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
4179 4583 5057
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.37% 76.97% 77.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3298 3467 3817
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 41 82
Average hourly rate £24.62 £21.75 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.17% -47.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £12.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £53.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015, 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 76 (100.00%) Android
2 46 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (44.74%) Apple iOS
4 33 (43.42%) Java
5 28 (36.84%) Mobile App
5 28 (36.84%) User Experience
6 27 (35.53%) iOS Development
7 26 (34.21%) JSON
8 25 (32.89%) TDD
9 24 (31.58%) Android SDK
10 23 (30.26%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (27.63%) E-Commerce
12 20 (26.32%) Web Services
13 17 (22.37%) XML
13 17 (22.37%) JavaScript
13 17 (22.37%) Objective-C
13 17 (22.37%) REST
14 16 (21.05%) Git (software)
15 15 (19.74%) Mobile Development
16 14 (18.42%) HTML
17 13 (17.11%) SQLite
18 12 (15.79%) Usability Testing
18 12 (15.79%) HTML5
18 12 (15.79%) Scrum
19 11 (14.47%) OO
20 10 (13.16%) CSS
20 10 (13.16%) Jenkins
20 10 (13.16%) Unit Testing
20 10 (13.16%) RESTful
21 9 (11.84%) SOAP

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 7 (9.21%) Node.js
2 1 (1.32%) uiautomator
2 1 (1.32%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) HTTP
2 2 (2.63%) NFC
3 1 (1.32%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.32%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.11%) SQLite
2 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.32%) Couchbase
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.16%) Jenkins
3 9 (11.84%) Android Studio
4 8 (10.53%) Xcode
5 7 (9.21%) Eclipse
6 6 (7.89%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 5 (6.58%) Appium
8 3 (3.95%) JUnit
9 2 (2.63%) Maven
9 2 (2.63%) Gradle
9 2 (2.63%) Calabash
10 1 (1.32%) Robolectric
10 1 (1.32%) TestNG
10 1 (1.32%) JIRA
10 1 (1.32%) Selenium
10 1 (1.32%) WebLOAD
10 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.32%) Mocha
10 1 (1.32%) Robotium
10 1 (1.32%) Jasmine
General
1 5 (6.58%) Finance
2 1 (1.32%) Marketing
2 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.32%) Banking
2 1 (1.32%) Retail
2 1 (1.32%) Legal
2 1 (1.32%) Games
2 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 72 (94.74%) Developer
2 62 (81.58%) Android Developer
3 11 (14.47%) Senior Developer
4 9 (11.84%) iOS Developer
4 9 (11.84%) Senior Android Developer
5 5 (6.58%) Mobile Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Junior
6 4 (5.26%) Junior Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Android Software Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) Software Engineer
8 1 (1.32%) Lead Android Developer
8 1 (1.32%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 1 (1.32%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (1.32%) Senior iOS Developer
8 1 (1.32%) Mid-Level C# Developer
8 1 (1.32%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
8 1 (1.32%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 1 (1.32%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
8 1 (1.32%) Junior C# Developer
8 1 (1.32%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (34.21%) JSON
2 24 (31.58%) Android SDK
3 20 (26.32%) Web Services
4 17 (22.37%) XML
4 17 (22.37%) REST
5 14 (18.42%) HTML
6 12 (15.79%) HTML5
7 10 (13.16%) CSS
7 10 (13.16%) RESTful
8 9 (11.84%) SOAP
9 6 (7.89%) iOS SDK
10 4 (5.26%) Cocoa
10 4 (5.26%) Cocoa Touch
11 2 (2.63%) .NET
11 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
11 2 (2.63%) AngularJS
11 2 (2.63%) CSS3
11 2 (2.63%) jQuery
12 1 (1.32%) Apache Cordova
12 1 (1.32%) RoboGuice
Miscellaneous
1 28 (36.84%) Mobile App
1 28 (36.84%) User Experience
2 7 (9.21%) Mobile Payment
3 4 (5.26%) Streaming Video
3 4 (5.26%) Social Media
4 2 (2.63%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.63%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.32%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (1.32%) Online Games
5 1 (1.32%) Streaming Media
5 1 (1.32%) Animation
5 1 (1.32%) iPad
5 1 (1.32%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 76 (100.00%) Android
2 34 (44.74%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.63%) Windows
3 2 (2.63%) Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (35.53%) iOS Development
3 25 (32.89%) TDD
4 23 (30.26%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (27.63%) E-Commerce
6 15 (19.74%) Mobile Development
7 12 (15.79%) Usability Testing
7 12 (15.79%) Scrum
8 11 (14.47%) OO
9 10 (13.16%) Unit Testing
10 8 (10.53%) Open Source
11 6 (7.89%) OOP
11 6 (7.89%) Software Engineering
12 5 (6.58%) OOD
13 4 (5.26%) Multithreading
14 3 (3.95%) MVC
15 2 (2.63%) Automated Testing
15 2 (2.63%) Memory Management
15 2 (2.63%) Software Delivery
15 2 (2.63%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (43.42%) Java
2 17 (22.37%) JavaScript
2 17 (22.37%) Objective-C
3 6 (7.89%) C++
4 5 (6.58%) Apple Swift
5 2 (2.63%) C#
5 2 (2.63%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (1.32%) C
6 1 (1.32%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (7.89%) yum
Vendors
1 5 (6.58%) Google
1 5 (6.58%) Appcelerator
2 3 (3.95%) Facebook
2 3 (3.95%) Twitter
3 1 (1.32%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.32%) Apple
3 1 (1.32%) SAP
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