The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
London / City of London
Rank 90 116 84
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -32
Contract jobs citing Android 63 35 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.13% 1.11% 2.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.71% 5.14% 10.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 30 89
Median daily rate £450 £363 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -5.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £192 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £21.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+72.09% -6.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
649 681 1128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 21.96% 21.58% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 514 869
Median daily rate £450 £438 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £602 £575 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.66% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 34
Median hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +11.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £113.70 £30.00 £105.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +8.10%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Android as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Android
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 across the City of London region.

Android Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Android
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 across the City of London region.

Android Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Android.

1 74 (64.91%) Apple iOS
2 63 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (36.84%) Android Development
4 41 (35.96%) TDD
5 40 (35.09%) Mobile App
6 36 (31.58%) JavaScript
7 30 (26.32%) HTML
7 30 (26.32%) Scrum
8 29 (25.44%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (22.81%) CSS
10 24 (21.05%) Java
11 20 (17.54%) Windows
11 20 (17.54%) Kanban
12 19 (16.67%) BDD
12 19 (16.67%) User Experience
13 18 (15.79%) Jenkins
13 18 (15.79%) REST
13 18 (15.79%) Banking
14 16 (14.04%) Web Services
14 16 (14.04%) RESTful
14 16 (14.04%) iOS Development
15 15 (13.16%) Mobile Development
15 15 (13.16%) Git (software)
15 15 (13.16%) jQuery
15 15 (13.16%) JSON
15 15 (13.16%) E-Commerce
15 15 (13.16%) MVC
16 14 (12.28%) Software Engineering
17 13 (11.40%) Automated Testing
17 13 (11.40%) Apple Swift

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (2.63%) JBoss
2 3 (2.63%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.88%) CMS
3 1 (0.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.65%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.14%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (2.63%) GitHub
5 2 (1.75%) Google App Engine
5 2 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.75%) Google Play
6 1 (0.88%) Firebase
6 1 (0.88%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.02%) HTTP
2 7 (6.14%) RTP
2 7 (6.14%) RTSP
3 4 (3.51%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (2.63%) Bluetooth
4 3 (2.63%) Internet
5 2 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (1.75%) LAN
5 2 (1.75%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.75%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.75%) Wireless
6 1 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.88%) Firewall
6 1 (0.88%) LDAP
6 1 (0.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.77%) Apache Cassandra
1 10 (8.77%) NoSQL
2 9 (7.89%) SQLite
3 8 (7.02%) MySQL
4 3 (2.63%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.75%) Big Data
5 2 (1.75%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.75%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.88%) GIS
6 1 (0.88%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 15 (13.16%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.89%) Appium
3 9 (7.89%) Calabash
4 8 (7.02%) Android Studio
4 8 (7.02%) Cucumber
4 8 (7.02%) Xcode
5 6 (5.26%) Axure RP
6 5 (4.39%) Gradle
6 5 (4.39%) JIRA
6 5 (4.39%) Selenium
7 4 (3.51%) Ant
7 4 (3.51%) Maven
7 4 (3.51%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.51%) WebDriver
8 3 (2.63%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.75%) Hudson
9 2 (1.75%) Mocha
9 2 (1.75%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.75%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (15.79%) Banking
2 7 (6.14%) Finance
3 4 (3.51%) Games
3 4 (3.51%) Marketing
3 4 (3.51%) Retail
4 2 (1.75%) Advertising
4 2 (1.75%) Front Office
5 1 (0.88%) Electronics
5 1 (0.88%) Legal
5 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (63.16%) Developer
2 31 (27.19%) Android Developer
3 19 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 10 (8.77%) Senior Android Developer
5 9 (7.89%) iOS Developer
6 8 (7.02%) Java Developer
6 8 (7.02%) Mobile Developer
6 8 (7.02%) Scala Developer
7 7 (6.14%) iOS Android Developer
7 7 (6.14%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (5.26%) Architect
9 5 (4.39%) QA Engineer
9 5 (4.39%) Xamarin Developer
10 4 (3.51%) Analyst
10 4 (3.51%) C++ Developer
10 4 (3.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (3.51%) Python Developer
10 4 (3.51%) Technical Leader
11 3 (2.63%) Designer
11 3 (2.63%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (26.32%) HTML
2 26 (22.81%) CSS
3 18 (15.79%) REST
4 16 (14.04%) RESTful
4 16 (14.04%) Web Services
5 15 (13.16%) jQuery
5 15 (13.16%) JSON
6 11 (9.65%) Ajax
7 10 (8.77%) .NET
7 10 (8.77%) HTML5
7 10 (8.77%) Kafka
8 9 (7.89%) Akka
9 7 (6.14%) AngularJS
9 7 (6.14%) CSS3
9 7 (6.14%) FFmpeg
9 7 (6.14%) GStreamer
9 7 (6.14%) Spring
10 6 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (5.26%) RxJava
10 6 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (35.09%) Mobile App
2 19 (16.67%) User Experience
3 9 (7.89%) Blackberry
4 8 (7.02%) Streaming Video
5 7 (6.14%) MPEG
6 5 (4.39%) iPad
7 3 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.63%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.63%) Fintech
7 3 (2.63%) iPhone
8 2 (1.75%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (1.75%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (1.75%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.88%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.88%) Animation
9 1 (0.88%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.88%) PDA
9 1 (0.88%) Social Media
9 1 (0.88%) STB
9 1 (0.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 74 (64.91%) Apple iOS
2 20 (17.54%) Windows
3 4 (3.51%) Linux
3 4 (3.51%) Mac OS
3 4 (3.51%) Unix
3 4 (3.51%) webOS
3 4 (3.51%) Windows 7
3 4 (3.51%) Windows Phone
3 4 (3.51%) Windows Phone 7
4 3 (2.63%) Mac OS X
4 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.75%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.88%) CentOS
6 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X Server
6 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (36.84%) Android Development
3 41 (35.96%) TDD
4 30 (26.32%) Scrum
5 29 (25.44%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (17.54%) Kanban
7 19 (16.67%) BDD
8 16 (14.04%) iOS Development
9 15 (13.16%) E-Commerce
9 15 (13.16%) Mobile Development
9 15 (13.16%) MVC
10 14 (12.28%) Software Engineering
11 13 (11.40%) Automated Testing
12 12 (10.53%) Open Source
13 9 (7.89%) Pair Programming
13 9 (7.89%) Usability Testing
14 8 (7.02%) OO
14 8 (7.02%) Web Development
15 6 (5.26%) Manual Testing
15 6 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (31.58%) JavaScript
2 24 (21.05%) Java
3 13 (11.40%) Apple Swift
4 11 (9.65%) C#
4 11 (9.65%) C++
5 10 (8.77%) Scala
6 8 (7.02%) Objective-C
6 8 (7.02%) Python
7 5 (4.39%) Ruby
7 5 (4.39%) XAML
8 3 (2.63%) SQL
9 2 (1.75%) Dart
9 2 (1.75%) Go
10 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.88%) C
10 1 (0.88%) Perl
10 1 (0.88%) PHP
10 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (4.39%) Degree
2 3 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.75%) MCSA
4 1 (0.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 10 (8.77%) Docker
2 8 (7.02%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.88%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (2.63%) SCCM
2 1 (0.88%) Ansible
2 1 (0.88%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (0.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (7.02%) Google
2 7 (6.14%) Apple
2 7 (6.14%) Brightcove
2 7 (6.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.14%) Xamarin
3 3 (2.63%) Cisco
3 3 (2.63%) Symantec
4 2 (1.75%) Kony
4 2 (1.75%) VMware
4 2 (1.75%) WorldPay
5 1 (0.88%) Adobe
5 1 (0.88%) Appcelerator
5 1 (0.88%) Citrix
5 1 (0.88%) IBM
5 1 (0.88%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.88%) Remedy
5 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.88%) SAP
5 1 (0.88%) Sencha
5 1 (0.88%) Telerik
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