The table below looks at the statistics for the Android Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Developer
Rank 388 270 368
Rank change year-on-year
-118 +98
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 203 341 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.71% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.76% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 286 138
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £466 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £320
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 14
Average hourly rate £60.00 £38.75 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.83% -26.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £42.50 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -8.10%
Android Developer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47557 44759 49184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.01% 92.80% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29593 27372 28112
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1907 1958 2441
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Android Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Android Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Android Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Android Developer across the England region.

Android Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Android Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Android Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Android Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Android Developer across the England region.

Android Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Android Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -73 142 £425 +6.25% 27
South East +13 20 £394 +16.66% 10
Yorkshire +4 13 £300 -6.97% 4
South West -43 9 £290 -3.33% 7
East Midlands +4 5 £300 +9.09%
East of England -29 5 £350 +16.66% 1
West Midlands -26 3 £225 -35.71% 1
North West -13 2 £400 +45.45% 2
North East - - - - 1
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Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Android Developer in their job title 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 with Android Developer in their job title.

1 436 (100.00%) Android
2 431 (98.85%) Android Development
3 234 (53.67%) Java
4 143 (32.80%) Agile Software Development
5 141 (32.34%) Android SDK
6 115 (26.38%) Mobile App
7 109 (25.00%) Apple iOS
8 95 (21.79%) Web Services
9 92 (21.10%) JSON
10 85 (19.50%) Google
11 68 (15.60%) OO
12 67 (15.37%) XML
12 67 (15.37%) TDD
13 56 (12.84%) Git (software)
14 53 (12.16%) iOS Development
15 51 (11.70%) OOP
16 47 (10.78%) RESTful
17 45 (10.32%) User Experience
18 44 (10.09%) HTML
19 37 (8.49%) Subversion
20 35 (8.03%) Objective-C
20 35 (8.03%) E-Commerce
20 35 (8.03%) Multithreading
21 34 (7.80%) REST
22 33 (7.57%) C++
23 32 (7.34%) Eclipse
23 32 (7.34%) Finance
24 30 (6.88%) JavaScript
24 30 (6.88%) SQL
25 29 (6.65%) iOS SDK

Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Android Developer in their job title 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 with Android Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (2.75%) CMS
2 1 (0.23%) Apache
2 1 (0.23%) GlassFish
2 1 (0.23%) Lightstreamer
2 1 (0.23%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 9 (2.06%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.23%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.98%) NFC
2 11 (2.52%) Bluetooth
2 11 (2.52%) HTTP
3 10 (2.29%) RTSP
4 9 (2.06%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.38%) Internet
5 6 (1.38%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.92%) DVB
7 3 (0.69%) VoIP
7 3 (0.69%) VPN
8 1 (0.23%) RTP
8 1 (0.23%) SSL
8 1 (0.23%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.59%) SQLite
2 11 (2.52%) MySQL
3 6 (1.38%) Relational Database
4 4 (0.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 56 (12.84%) Git (software)
2 37 (8.49%) Subversion
3 32 (7.34%) Eclipse
4 14 (3.21%) Gradle
4 14 (3.21%) JIRA
5 11 (2.52%) Xcode
5 11 (2.52%) Bitbucket
6 8 (1.83%) NUnit
7 6 (1.38%) Android Studio
8 4 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.92%) Maven
8 4 (0.92%) IntelliJ
8 4 (0.92%) Ant
8 4 (0.92%) JUnit
9 3 (0.69%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.69%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 2 (0.46%) Ranorex
10 2 (0.46%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.23%) Robotium
11 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (7.34%) Finance
2 18 (4.13%) Publishing
3 17 (3.90%) Marketing
4 13 (2.98%) Retail
5 12 (2.75%) Banking
6 9 (2.06%) Advertising
7 7 (1.61%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.15%) Games
8 5 (1.15%) French Language
8 5 (1.15%) German Language
9 2 (0.46%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.46%) Legal
9 2 (0.46%) Electronics
10 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.23%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (32.34%) Android SDK
2 95 (21.79%) Web Services
3 92 (21.10%) JSON
4 67 (15.37%) XML
5 47 (10.78%) RESTful
6 44 (10.09%) HTML
7 34 (7.80%) REST
8 29 (6.65%) iOS SDK
8 29 (6.65%) CSS
9 14 (3.21%) SOAP
10 13 (2.98%) OpenGL
11 11 (2.52%) HTML5
12 10 (2.29%) J2EE
12 10 (2.29%) Flash
12 10 (2.29%) Cocoa
12 10 (2.29%) Ajax
13 9 (2.06%) J2ME
13 9 (2.06%) .NET
14 8 (1.83%) JNI
15 7 (1.61%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 115 (26.38%) Mobile App
2 45 (10.32%) User Experience
3 21 (4.82%) Blackberry
4 20 (4.59%) Computer Science
5 18 (4.13%) Open Source
6 17 (3.90%) iPhone
7 16 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (2.52%) Client/Server
8 11 (2.52%) iPad
9 10 (2.29%) Streaming Media
10 9 (2.06%) Streaming Video
10 9 (2.06%) Social Media
10 9 (2.06%) Digital Media
11 8 (1.83%) Embedded Systems
11 8 (1.83%) Animation
11 8 (1.83%) Smartphone
12 7 (1.61%) Cryptography
12 7 (1.61%) Social Network
13 6 (1.38%) Mobile Payment
13 6 (1.38%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 436 (100.00%) Android
2 109 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 17 (3.90%) Linux
4 14 (3.21%) Windows
5 5 (1.15%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.92%) UNIX
7 2 (0.46%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 431 (98.85%) Android Development
2 143 (32.80%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (15.60%) OO
4 67 (15.37%) TDD
5 53 (12.16%) iOS Development
6 51 (11.70%) OOP
7 35 (8.03%) E-Commerce
7 35 (8.03%) Multithreading
8 28 (6.42%) Software Engineering
9 23 (5.28%) Scrum
9 23 (5.28%) MVC
10 21 (4.82%) Unit Testing
11 20 (4.59%) Mentoring
12 19 (4.36%) BDD
13 15 (3.44%) Mobile Application Development
14 13 (2.98%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (2.75%) Mobile Commerce
16 11 (2.52%) Integration Testing
17 9 (2.06%) Analytics
17 9 (2.06%) Bug Management
Programming Languages
1 234 (53.67%) Java
2 35 (8.03%) Objective-C
3 33 (7.57%) C++
4 30 (6.88%) JavaScript
4 30 (6.88%) SQL
5 25 (5.73%) C
6 14 (3.21%) C#
7 8 (1.83%) PHP
8 3 (0.69%) Ruby
9 2 (0.46%) Python
10 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.23%) Perl
10 1 (0.23%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (5.50%) Degree
2 10 (2.29%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.38%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.46%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.23%) PhD
5 1 (0.23%) HNC
5 1 (0.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.23%) Openswan
Vendors
1 85 (19.50%) Google
2 17 (3.90%) Xamarin
3 9 (2.06%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.15%) Facebook
5 2 (0.46%) Twitter
5 2 (0.46%) Perforce
5 2 (0.46%) Cisco
6 1 (0.23%) Apple
6 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.23%) Symbian
6 1 (0.23%) Sencha
6 1 (0.23%) Zend
6 1 (0.23%) MobileIron
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