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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Software Development
Rank 137 157 171
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +14
Contract jobs citing Android Development 15 33 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.66% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.81% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 28 29
Average daily rate £394 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £365 £338
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +36.75%
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
2632 4072 4650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 83.90% 80.89% 79.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2087 3166 3367
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £320 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 38 50
Average hourly rate £24.00 £22.25 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.86% -18.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.60 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 51 (100.00%) Android
2 29 (56.86%) Mobile App
3 23 (45.10%) Apple iOS
4 21 (41.18%) Java
5 19 (37.25%) iOS Development
6 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (29.41%) TDD
8 14 (27.45%) Web Services
9 13 (25.49%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (23.53%) Mobile Development
11 10 (19.61%) User Experience
11 10 (19.61%) Google
12 9 (17.65%) SQLite
12 9 (17.65%) OO
12 9 (17.65%) Android SDK
13 8 (15.69%) Apple Swift
13 8 (15.69%) Open Source
13 8 (15.69%) QA
14 7 (13.73%) OOP
14 7 (13.73%) HTML
15 6 (11.76%) REST
15 6 (11.76%) BDD
15 6 (11.76%) HTML5
15 6 (11.76%) Social Media
15 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
15 6 (11.76%) RESTful
15 6 (11.76%) Objective-C
16 5 (9.80%) Xcode
16 5 (9.80%) Social Network
16 5 (9.80%) Usability Testing

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) HTTP
1 1 (1.96%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.80%) Xcode
3 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.92%) Android Studio
4 2 (3.92%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.92%) Gradle
4 2 (3.92%) Subversion
5 1 (1.96%) Robolectric
General
1 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.92%) Electronics
2 2 (3.92%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Games
2 2 (3.92%) Legal
3 1 (1.96%) Advertising
3 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (94.12%) Developer
2 45 (88.24%) Android Developer
3 12 (23.53%) iOS Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Applications Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Mobile Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Senior Android Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Android Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Programmer
8 2 (3.92%) Senior iOS Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Consultant
9 1 (1.96%) Java Developer
9 1 (1.96%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Project Manager
9 1 (1.96%) Support Specialist
9 1 (1.96%) Technical Specialist
9 1 (1.96%) Technical Support
9 1 (1.96%) Technical Support Specialist
9 1 (1.96%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (27.45%) Web Services
2 9 (17.65%) Android SDK
3 7 (13.73%) HTML
4 6 (11.76%) HTML5
4 6 (11.76%) REST
4 6 (11.76%) RESTful
5 5 (9.80%) CSS
5 5 (9.80%) iOS SDK
6 3 (5.88%) Cocoa
6 3 (5.88%) Cocoa Touch
6 3 (5.88%) CSS3
6 3 (5.88%) JSON
6 3 (5.88%) SOAP
6 3 (5.88%) XMPP
7 2 (3.92%) Unity DI Container
7 2 (3.92%) XML
8 1 (1.96%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (1.96%) Java EE
8 1 (1.96%) OAuth2
8 1 (1.96%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 29 (56.86%) Mobile App
2 10 (19.61%) User Experience
3 6 (11.76%) Social Media
4 5 (9.80%) Social Network
5 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.92%) BBC
6 2 (3.92%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.92%) iDTV
7 1 (1.96%) BYOD
7 1 (1.96%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.96%) iPad
7 1 (1.96%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Android
2 23 (45.10%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) iOS Development
2 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (29.41%) TDD
4 13 (25.49%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (23.53%) Mobile Development
6 9 (17.65%) OO
7 8 (15.69%) Open Source
8 7 (13.73%) OOP
9 6 (11.76%) BDD
10 5 (9.80%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (9.80%) Usability Testing
11 4 (7.84%) API Development
11 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
11 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
12 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (5.88%) Multithreading
12 3 (5.88%) Progressive Enhancement
12 3 (5.88%) Test Automation
13 2 (3.92%) Concurrent Programming
13 2 (3.92%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) Java
2 8 (15.69%) Apple Swift
3 6 (11.76%) Objective-C
4 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.92%) C++
5 2 (3.92%) PHP
6 1 (1.96%) C#
6 1 (1.96%) Ruby
6 1 (1.96%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Google
2 1 (1.96%) Facebook
2 1 (1.96%) SAP
2 1 (1.96%) Sony
2 1 (1.96%) Twitter
2 1 (1.96%) Xamarin
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago