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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 87 98 93
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs citing Android 110 124 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.00% 2.00% 1.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.64% 10.18% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 83 88
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £300 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £343
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -3.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 £31.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.70% +100.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £32.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-58.46% -9.72%
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
1141 1218 1247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 20.71% 19.68% 20.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 872 888 866
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.31% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 52 70
Average hourly rate £17.87 £18.70 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.46% -34.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.83 £26.75 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -0.78%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Android 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.

1 154 (66.38%) Apple iOS
2 96 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (31.90%) Mobile App
3 74 (31.90%) Android Development
4 60 (25.86%) Windows
5 55 (23.71%) User Experience
6 53 (22.84%) Java
7 42 (18.10%) HTML
8 40 (17.24%) iOS Development
9 35 (15.09%) JavaScript
10 31 (13.36%) Mobile Development
11 30 (12.93%) JSON
11 30 (12.93%) Finance
12 28 (12.07%) Web Services
13 25 (10.78%) Degree
14 24 (10.34%) Microsoft
14 24 (10.34%) Active Directory
14 24 (10.34%) CSS
15 23 (9.91%) E-Commerce
15 23 (9.91%) QA
15 23 (9.91%) TDD
15 23 (9.91%) Android SDK
16 22 (9.48%) Scrum
17 21 (9.05%) Objective-C
17 21 (9.05%) MS Office
18 20 (8.62%) XML
18 20 (8.62%) Blackberry
18 20 (8.62%) REST
19 19 (8.19%) HTML5
20 18 (7.76%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Android 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (6.03%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (3.02%) Lync
4 5 (2.16%) Node.js
5 2 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.86%) nginx
6 1 (0.43%) Confluence
6 1 (0.43%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.43%) GroupWise
6 1 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.43%) CMS
6 1 (0.43%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.43%) IIS
6 1 (0.43%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (9.05%) MS Office
2 13 (5.60%) Adobe Illustrator
2 13 (5.60%) Photoshop
3 10 (4.31%) MS Excel
4 5 (2.16%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.16%) Acrobat
5 3 (1.29%) InDesign
5 3 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.29%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (1.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.88%) Google Apps
2 8 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.16%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.16%) Amazon S3
4 5 (2.16%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.86%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.86%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.43%) Office 365
7 1 (0.43%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.47%) VPN
2 9 (3.88%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (3.45%) HTTP
4 7 (3.02%) LAN
4 7 (3.02%) Internet
5 4 (1.72%) Firewall
6 3 (1.29%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.86%) DMZ
7 2 (0.86%) DNS
7 2 (0.86%) Wireless
7 2 (0.86%) VoIP
7 2 (0.86%) WLAN
7 2 (0.86%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.86%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.86%) LDAP
7 2 (0.86%) VLAN
7 2 (0.86%) NFC
8 1 (0.43%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.43%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.43%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.17%) SQLite
2 5 (2.16%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (1.72%) NoSQL
3 4 (1.72%) MySQL
4 3 (1.29%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (0.86%) Redis
5 2 (0.86%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.86%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.86%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.43%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 16 (6.90%) Xcode
1 16 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.17%) Cucumber
3 10 (4.31%) Jenkins
3 10 (4.31%) Android Studio
4 9 (3.88%) Calabash
4 9 (3.88%) JIRA
4 9 (3.88%) Eclipse
5 7 (3.02%) Selenium
6 6 (2.59%) Axure RP
6 6 (2.59%) Appium
7 5 (2.16%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 5 (2.16%) JUnit
8 4 (1.72%) Robotium
9 3 (1.29%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.29%) Subversion
9 3 (1.29%) Maven
9 3 (1.29%) JMeter
9 3 (1.29%) TestNG
10 2 (0.86%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (12.93%) Finance
2 17 (7.33%) Retail
3 16 (6.90%) Banking
4 7 (3.02%) Marketing
4 7 (3.02%) Legal
5 5 (2.16%) Advertising
5 5 (2.16%) Games
6 3 (1.29%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.29%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.29%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.86%) Publishing
8 1 (0.43%) Law
8 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.43%) Electronics
8 1 (0.43%) French Language
Job Titles
1 95 (40.95%) Developer
2 62 (26.72%) Android Developer
3 27 (11.64%) Designer
4 26 (11.21%) Analyst
5 16 (6.90%) Architect
6 14 (6.03%) UI Designer
7 13 (5.60%) iOS Developer
8 11 (4.74%) Tester
9 10 (4.31%) UX Designer
9 10 (4.31%) Mobile Developer
10 9 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (3.88%) Senior Developer
11 7 (3.02%) Support Engineer
11 7 (3.02%) Desktop Support
11 7 (3.02%) Test Analyst
11 7 (3.02%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 7 (3.02%) Desktop Engineer
11 7 (3.02%) Test Leader
12 6 (2.59%) Service Desk Engineer
13 5 (2.16%) Head of User Experience
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (18.10%) HTML
2 30 (12.93%) JSON
3 28 (12.07%) Web Services
4 24 (10.34%) CSS
5 23 (9.91%) Android SDK
6 20 (8.62%) XML
6 20 (8.62%) REST
7 19 (8.19%) HTML5
8 15 (6.47%) RESTful
9 12 (5.17%) iOS SDK
10 11 (4.74%) SOAP
11 8 (3.45%) .NET
11 8 (3.45%) jQuery
12 7 (3.02%) AngularJS
13 6 (2.59%) CSS3
14 5 (2.16%) Cocoa
14 5 (2.16%) Cocoa Touch
15 3 (1.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
15 3 (1.29%) MEAP
15 3 (1.29%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 74 (31.90%) Mobile App
2 55 (23.71%) User Experience
3 20 (8.62%) Blackberry
4 18 (7.76%) iPhone
5 12 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.45%) Open Source
7 7 (3.02%) iPad
7 7 (3.02%) Mobile Payment
7 7 (3.02%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.59%) Mobile Banking
9 5 (2.16%) Data Structures
9 5 (2.16%) Streaming Video
10 4 (1.72%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.72%) Social Media
10 4 (1.72%) Digital Media
11 3 (1.29%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.86%) W3C
12 2 (0.86%) Animation
12 2 (0.86%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 154 (66.38%) Apple iOS
2 60 (25.86%) Windows
3 15 (6.47%) Windows 7
4 9 (3.88%) Linux
5 7 (3.02%) Mac OS X
5 7 (3.02%) Windows Mobile
5 7 (3.02%) Mac OS
6 6 (2.59%) Windows XP
7 5 (2.16%) UNIX
7 5 (2.16%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.86%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (31.90%) Android Development
3 40 (17.24%) iOS Development
4 31 (13.36%) Mobile Development
5 23 (9.91%) TDD
5 23 (9.91%) E-Commerce
6 22 (9.48%) Scrum
7 18 (7.76%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (6.03%) Usability Testing
8 14 (6.03%) Rapid Prototyping
9 13 (5.60%) OO
10 12 (5.17%) BDD
11 11 (4.74%) Unit Testing
11 11 (4.74%) Mobile Application Development
12 10 (4.31%) Kanban
12 10 (4.31%) Service Management
12 10 (4.31%) Software Engineering
13 9 (3.88%) OOP
13 9 (3.88%) ITIL
13 9 (3.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 53 (22.84%) Java
2 35 (15.09%) JavaScript
3 21 (9.05%) Objective-C
4 16 (6.90%) Ruby
5 13 (5.60%) C++
6 9 (3.88%) SQL
7 7 (3.02%) Python
7 7 (3.02%) C#
8 5 (2.16%) C
8 5 (2.16%) Apple Swift
9 2 (0.86%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.86%) Scala
9 2 (0.86%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (10.78%) Degree
2 5 (2.16%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.16%) CTC Cleared
2 5 (2.16%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.29%) MCSE
5 2 (0.86%) ISEB
5 2 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.86%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.91%) QA
2 2 (0.86%) SLA
3 1 (0.43%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 24 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.43%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.29%) SCCM
1 3 (1.29%) yum
1 3 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.86%) XenMobile
2 2 (0.86%) Ansible
2 2 (0.86%) AirWatch
2 2 (0.86%) Puppet
2 2 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.90%) Adobe
2 16 (6.90%) Google
3 15 (6.47%) Apple
4 5 (2.16%) Akamai
4 5 (2.16%) MobileIron
5 4 (1.72%) Appcelerator
5 4 (1.72%) Citrix
6 3 (1.29%) SAP
6 3 (1.29%) Cisco
6 3 (1.29%) Facebook
6 3 (1.29%) Twitter
7 2 (0.86%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.86%) WorldPay
7 2 (0.86%) HP
8 1 (0.43%) IBM
8 1 (0.43%) Avaya
8 1 (0.43%) Novell
8 1 (0.43%) Lotus
8 1 (0.43%) F5
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