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 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 98 104 96
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing Android 59 101 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.77% 1.82% 2.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.39% 8.88% 9.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 75 84
Median daily rate £438 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £225 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £339 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.01% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.99%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £14.43 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+73.31% -15.14%
Android
London

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
703 1138 1262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 21.09% 20.49% 20.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 583 867 931
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 50 48
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.23 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 30 May 2016.

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 30 May 2016, 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 57 (60.64%) Apple iOS
2 49 (52.13%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (48.94%) Android Development
4 38 (40.43%) Mobile App
5 33 (35.11%) Java
6 29 (30.85%) TDD
7 27 (28.72%) User Experience
8 21 (22.34%) JavaScript
9 19 (20.21%) Git (software)
10 18 (19.15%) BDD
10 18 (19.15%) HTML
11 17 (18.09%) Windows
12 16 (17.02%) Web Services
12 16 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (15.96%) Node.js
14 13 (13.83%) HTML5
14 13 (13.83%) Open Source
14 13 (13.83%) Selenium
14 13 (13.83%) JSON
14 13 (13.83%) XML
14 13 (13.83%) Scrum
14 13 (13.83%) Android SDK
15 12 (12.77%) CSS
15 12 (12.77%) WebDriver
15 12 (12.77%) Test Automation
15 12 (12.77%) Cucumber
16 11 (11.70%) Jenkins
16 11 (11.70%) Wireframes
17 10 (10.64%) iOS Development
18 9 (9.57%) Finance

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 15 (15.96%) Node.js
2 3 (3.19%) Apache
2 3 (3.19%) Jetty
3 2 (2.13%) CMS
3 2 (2.13%) nginx
4 1 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.06%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (6.38%) Photoshop
2 5 (5.32%) MS Office
3 4 (4.26%) MS Excel
4 3 (3.19%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (3.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.19%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.06%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.06%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.32%) GitHub
2 4 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.13%) Bluemix
3 2 (2.13%) Google Play
4 1 (1.06%) Dropbox
4 1 (1.06%) Google Apps
4 1 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.13%) HTTP
2 2 (2.13%) Internet
2 2 (2.13%) LAN
2 2 (2.13%) VPN
3 1 (1.06%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.06%) DNS
3 1 (1.06%) Firewall
3 1 (1.06%) GSM
3 1 (1.06%) LTE
3 1 (1.06%) Network Security
3 1 (1.06%) RIP
3 1 (1.06%) SAN
3 1 (1.06%) SSL
3 1 (1.06%) WAN
3 1 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.06%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.57%) MongoDB
2 8 (8.51%) SQLite
3 4 (4.26%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.19%) MySQL
5 2 (2.13%) Big Data
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.06%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.06%) Redis
6 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.06%) Riak
Development Applications
1 19 (20.21%) Git (software)
2 13 (13.83%) Selenium
3 12 (12.77%) Cucumber
3 12 (12.77%) WebDriver
4 11 (11.70%) Jenkins
5 7 (7.45%) JIRA
6 6 (6.38%) Axure RP
6 6 (6.38%) Xcode
7 4 (4.26%) Appium
7 4 (4.26%) Mocha
7 4 (4.26%) TeamCity
8 3 (3.19%) gulp
8 3 (3.19%) IntelliJ
8 3 (3.19%) Robotium
8 3 (3.19%) Subversion
9 2 (2.13%) Fiddler
9 2 (2.13%) Jasmine
9 2 (2.13%) JUnit
9 2 (2.13%) Maven
9 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (9.57%) Finance
2 7 (7.45%) Banking
3 3 (3.19%) Games
3 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.13%) Marketing
5 1 (1.06%) Advertising
5 1 (1.06%) Electronics
5 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.06%) French Language
5 1 (1.06%) Front Office
5 1 (1.06%) German Language
5 1 (1.06%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.06%) Law
5 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.06%) Publishing
5 1 (1.06%) Retail
5 1 (1.06%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 51 (54.26%) Developer
2 40 (42.55%) Android Developer
3 11 (11.70%) Senior Android Developer
3 11 (11.70%) Senior Developer
4 9 (9.57%) Designer
4 9 (9.57%) UX Designer
5 8 (8.51%) Applications Developer
6 7 (7.45%) QA Engineer
7 6 (6.38%) QA Test Engineer
7 6 (6.38%) Senior QA Engineer
7 6 (6.38%) Senior Test Engineer
7 6 (6.38%) Test Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) iOS Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Java Android Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Java Developer
8 5 (5.32%) QA Automation Engineer
9 4 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
9 4 (4.26%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.26%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.15%) HTML
2 16 (17.02%) Web Services
3 13 (13.83%) Android SDK
3 13 (13.83%) HTML5
3 13 (13.83%) JSON
3 13 (13.83%) XML
4 12 (12.77%) CSS
5 9 (9.57%) RabbitMQ
6 8 (8.51%) AngularJS
6 8 (8.51%) REST
7 7 (7.45%) CSS3
8 6 (6.38%) Backbone.js
8 6 (6.38%) RESTful
9 4 (4.26%) .NET
9 4 (4.26%) Chai
9 4 (4.26%) Kafka
9 4 (4.26%) React
10 3 (3.19%) .NET Framework
10 3 (3.19%) Akka
10 3 (3.19%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 38 (40.43%) Mobile App
2 27 (28.72%) User Experience
3 8 (8.51%) Blackberry
3 8 (8.51%) Social Media
4 6 (6.38%) iPhone
5 4 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.19%) BYOD
6 3 (3.19%) Digital Media
6 3 (3.19%) STB
7 2 (2.13%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.13%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.13%) Fintech
7 2 (2.13%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.13%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.06%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.06%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.06%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (1.06%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 57 (60.64%) Apple iOS
2 17 (18.09%) Windows
3 6 (6.38%) Linux
3 6 (6.38%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.19%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.19%) Unix
4 3 (3.19%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.06%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.06%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (52.13%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (48.94%) Android Development
3 29 (30.85%) TDD
4 18 (19.15%) BDD
5 16 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (13.83%) Open Source
6 13 (13.83%) Scrum
7 12 (12.77%) Test Automation
8 11 (11.70%) Wireframes
9 10 (10.64%) iOS Development
10 9 (9.57%) Usability Testing
11 7 (7.45%) Automated Testing
11 7 (7.45%) E-Commerce
11 7 (7.45%) Pair Programming
11 7 (7.45%) Software Engineering
12 6 (6.38%) API Development
12 6 (6.38%) ITIL
12 6 (6.38%) Mobile Application Development
12 6 (6.38%) OO
12 6 (6.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (35.11%) Java
2 21 (22.34%) JavaScript
3 8 (8.51%) Objective-C
4 6 (6.38%) Apple Swift
5 5 (5.32%) Scala
6 4 (4.26%) Clojure
6 4 (4.26%) SQL
7 3 (3.19%) C#
7 3 (3.19%) Python
8 2 (2.13%) PHP
8 2 (2.13%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.13%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.06%) C++
9 1 (1.06%) ECMAScript
9 1 (1.06%) ES6
9 1 (1.06%) R
9 1 (1.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (6.38%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) A+ Certification
2 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.06%) MCP
2 1 (1.06%) MCSE
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.19%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.06%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 9 (9.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.51%) Google
3 4 (4.26%) Facebook
3 4 (4.26%) Twitter
4 3 (3.19%) Adobe
5 2 (2.13%) Citrix
6 1 (1.06%) Apple
6 1 (1.06%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.06%) FactSet
6 1 (1.06%) HP
6 1 (1.06%) Interwoven
6 1 (1.06%) Reuters
6 1 (1.06%) SAP
6 1 (1.06%) Sencha
6 1 (1.06%) Sony
6 1 (1.06%) Xamarin
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