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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
London / City of London
Rank 113 108 86
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -22
Contract jobs citing Android 42 39 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.43% 1.28% 2.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.47% 6.04% 9.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 32 90
Median daily rate £525 £344 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.72% -10.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £212 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £448 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-25.58% -34.35%

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
649 646 1154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.14% 21.16% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 480 867
Median daily rate £450 £436 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.15% +6.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £202 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 20 46
Median hourly rate £21.75 £20.25 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +17.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £12.65 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £130.30 £30.00 £105.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 64 (68.09%) Apple iOS
2 55 (58.51%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (42.55%) Android Development
4 38 (40.43%) JavaScript
5 36 (38.30%) HTML
5 36 (38.30%) TDD
6 33 (35.11%) CSS
6 33 (35.11%) Mobile App
7 29 (30.85%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (29.79%) Scrum
9 21 (22.34%) Kanban
9 21 (22.34%) iOS Development
10 20 (21.28%) User Experience
10 20 (21.28%) Windows
11 18 (19.15%) Java
12 17 (18.09%) BDD
12 17 (18.09%) Jenkins
13 15 (15.96%) E-Commerce
13 15 (15.96%) MVC
14 14 (14.89%) Automated Testing
14 14 (14.89%) HTML5
14 14 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
14 14 (14.89%) Git (software)
14 14 (14.89%) JSON
15 13 (13.83%) RESTful
15 13 (13.83%) Microsoft Azure
15 13 (13.83%) Software Engineering
15 13 (13.83%) Banking
15 13 (13.83%) Web Services
16 12 (12.77%) C#

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 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (3.19%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.06%) CMS
3 1 (1.06%) GroupWise
3 1 (1.06%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) MS Office
2 3 (3.19%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.06%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (13.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (7.45%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (3.19%) Google Play
5 2 (2.13%) Google App Engine
5 2 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.06%) G Suite
6 1 (1.06%) GitHub
6 1 (1.06%) IaaS
6 1 (1.06%) Office 365
6 1 (1.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.51%) HTTP
2 7 (7.45%) RTP
2 7 (7.45%) RTSP
3 4 (4.26%) Internet
3 4 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.13%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.06%) DHCP
5 1 (1.06%) Firewall
5 1 (1.06%) LDAP
5 1 (1.06%) Network Security
5 1 (1.06%) SSL
5 1 (1.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.64%) Apache Cassandra
1 10 (10.64%) NoSQL
2 8 (8.51%) MySQL
2 8 (8.51%) SQLite
3 3 (3.19%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.13%) Big Data
4 2 (2.13%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.06%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (18.09%) Jenkins
2 14 (14.89%) Git (software)
3 7 (7.45%) Android Studio
3 7 (7.45%) Axure RP
4 5 (5.32%) Calabash
4 5 (5.32%) Cucumber
4 5 (5.32%) JIRA
5 4 (4.26%) Appium
5 4 (4.26%) Gradle
5 4 (4.26%) Maven
5 4 (4.26%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.19%) Hudson
6 3 (3.19%) Subversion
6 3 (3.19%) Xcode
7 2 (2.13%) Artifactory
7 2 (2.13%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.13%) Mocha
7 2 (2.13%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.06%) JMeter
8 1 (1.06%) NUnit
General
1 13 (13.83%) Banking
2 5 (5.32%) Finance
3 4 (4.26%) Games
3 4 (4.26%) Marketing
4 3 (3.19%) Front Office
4 3 (3.19%) Retail
5 1 (1.06%) Advertising
5 1 (1.06%) Electronics
5 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (70.21%) Developer
2 24 (25.53%) Android Developer
2 24 (25.53%) Senior Developer
3 12 (12.77%) Senior Android Developer
4 9 (9.57%) iOS Developer
5 8 (8.51%) Scala Developer
6 7 (7.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (7.45%) Java Developer
6 7 (7.45%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (6.38%) iOS Android Developer
7 6 (6.38%) Mobile Developer
7 6 (6.38%) Xamarin Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Senior iOS Developer
8 5 (5.32%) UI Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Architect
9 4 (4.26%) C++ Developer
10 3 (3.19%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (3.19%) Designer
10 3 (3.19%) Python Developer
10 3 (3.19%) Senior UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (38.30%) HTML
2 33 (35.11%) CSS
3 14 (14.89%) HTML5
3 14 (14.89%) JSON
4 13 (13.83%) RESTful
4 13 (13.83%) Web Services
5 12 (12.77%) jQuery
6 11 (11.70%) .NET
6 11 (11.70%) Ajax
7 10 (10.64%) AngularJS
7 10 (10.64%) CSS3
7 10 (10.64%) Kafka
7 10 (10.64%) REST
8 9 (9.57%) Akka
9 8 (8.51%) XML
10 7 (7.45%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (7.45%) FFmpeg
10 7 (7.45%) GStreamer
10 7 (7.45%) Spring
11 6 (6.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (35.11%) Mobile App
2 20 (21.28%) User Experience
3 10 (10.64%) Blackberry
4 7 (7.45%) MPEG
4 7 (7.45%) Streaming Video
5 6 (6.38%) iPad
6 5 (5.32%) iPhone
7 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.19%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.19%) Fintech
8 2 (2.13%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (2.13%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (2.13%) Smartphone
8 2 (2.13%) Telematics
9 1 (1.06%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (1.06%) Animation
9 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.06%) Internet of Things
9 1 (1.06%) PDA
9 1 (1.06%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 64 (68.09%) Apple iOS
2 20 (21.28%) Windows
3 4 (4.26%) Linux
3 4 (4.26%) Mac OS
3 4 (4.26%) Unix
3 4 (4.26%) webOS
3 4 (4.26%) Windows 7
3 4 (4.26%) Windows 8
3 4 (4.26%) Windows Mobile
3 4 (4.26%) Windows Phone
3 4 (4.26%) Windows Phone 7
4 3 (3.19%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.06%) CentOS
5 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X Server
5 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (58.51%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (42.55%) Android Development
3 36 (38.30%) TDD
4 29 (30.85%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (29.79%) Scrum
6 21 (22.34%) iOS Development
6 21 (22.34%) Kanban
7 17 (18.09%) BDD
8 15 (15.96%) E-Commerce
8 15 (15.96%) MVC
9 14 (14.89%) Automated Testing
10 13 (13.83%) Software Engineering
11 11 (11.70%) Mobile Development
11 11 (11.70%) Pair Programming
12 9 (9.57%) Usability Testing
13 8 (8.51%) OO
13 8 (8.51%) Open Source
14 7 (7.45%) Front End Development
15 6 (6.38%) ITIL
15 6 (6.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (40.43%) JavaScript
2 18 (19.15%) Java
3 12 (12.77%) C#
4 10 (10.64%) Scala
5 9 (9.57%) Apple Swift
6 7 (7.45%) C++
6 7 (7.45%) Python
7 6 (6.38%) XAML
8 5 (5.32%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.19%) SQL
10 2 (2.13%) Dart
10 2 (2.13%) Go
10 2 (2.13%) PHP
10 2 (2.13%) Ruby
11 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.06%) C
11 1 (1.06%) Perl
11 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (5.32%) Degree
2 4 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.19%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.06%) MCP
5 1 (1.06%) MCSA
5 1 (1.06%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.38%) QA
System Software
1 10 (10.64%) Docker
2 6 (6.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.06%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Ansible
1 1 (1.06%) Casper Suite
1 1 (1.06%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.06%) SCCM
1 1 (1.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (8.51%) Google
1 8 (8.51%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.45%) Brightcove
3 6 (6.38%) Xamarin
4 5 (5.32%) Apple
5 2 (2.13%) Cisco
5 2 (2.13%) VMware
5 2 (2.13%) WorldPay
6 1 (1.06%) Adobe
6 1 (1.06%) Citrix
6 1 (1.06%) Kony
6 1 (1.06%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.06%) Remedy
6 1 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.06%) SAP
6 1 (1.06%) Symantec
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago