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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Developer
Rank 348 367 260
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -107
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 261 212 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.51% 0.43% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.46% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 135 268
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
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
47771 45698 43205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.50% 92.57% 92.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 30943 28173 25957
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1778 1841 1968
Average hourly rate £16.95 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.72% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.78 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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 -4 152 £450 +8.10% 41
North West +2 30 £370 -17.77% 7
South West +12 25 £413 +26.92% 13
South East -18 24 £344 -12.69% 8
East of England +2 13 £300 -20.00% 2
East Midlands +2 10 £300 -4.00% 1
Yorkshire -28 5 £363 +0.69% 4
West Midlands +2 3 - -
North East -18 2 - -
Android Developer
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Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

1 448 (100.00%) Android
2 443 (98.88%) Android Development
3 223 (49.78%) Agile Software Development
4 213 (47.54%) Java
5 192 (42.86%) Mobile App
6 162 (36.16%) Android SDK
7 151 (33.71%) Apple iOS
8 122 (27.23%) TDD
9 120 (26.79%) JSON
10 95 (21.21%) User Experience
11 94 (20.98%) iOS Development
11 94 (20.98%) REST
12 93 (20.76%) Mobile Development
13 88 (19.64%) OO
14 86 (19.20%) Web Services
15 81 (18.08%) Google
16 65 (14.51%) XML
17 64 (14.29%) E-Commerce
18 58 (12.95%) Git (software)
19 56 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
20 54 (12.05%) HTML
21 53 (11.83%) CSS
22 52 (11.61%) OOP
23 43 (9.60%) JavaScript
23 43 (9.60%) Scrum
24 39 (8.71%) Android Studio
25 37 (8.26%) SOAP
26 36 (8.04%) Objective-C
26 36 (8.04%) iOS SDK
27 35 (7.81%) RESTful

Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 11 (2.46%) Node.js
2 7 (1.56%) Confluence
3 6 (1.34%) uiautomator
4 1 (0.22%) Facebook Platform
Business Applications
1 6 (1.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.56%) GitHub
2 3 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.22%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.13%) Internet
2 5 (1.12%) Bluetooth
3 4 (0.89%) HTTP
3 4 (0.89%) NFC
4 3 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.22%) Wireless
5 1 (0.22%) RTSP
5 1 (0.22%) LTE
5 1 (0.22%) iBeacon
5 1 (0.22%) PPP
5 1 (0.22%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (7.81%) SQLite
2 4 (0.89%) MySQL
3 2 (0.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.22%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.22%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.22%) Big Data
4 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.22%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 58 (12.95%) Git (software)
2 39 (8.71%) Android Studio
3 31 (6.92%) Eclipse
4 19 (4.24%) Jenkins
5 15 (3.35%) NUnit
5 15 (3.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 13 (2.90%) Robotium
7 12 (2.68%) Robolectric
8 11 (2.46%) Calabash
8 11 (2.46%) Appium
8 11 (2.46%) Subversion
9 10 (2.23%) Xcode
10 9 (2.01%) Gradle
11 5 (1.12%) Mechanoid
12 4 (0.89%) Maven
13 3 (0.67%) Cucumber
14 2 (0.45%) JIRA
14 2 (0.45%) JUnit
15 1 (0.22%) Ant
15 1 (0.22%) jMock
General
1 25 (5.58%) Retail
2 23 (5.13%) Finance
3 15 (3.35%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.35%) Games
4 10 (2.23%) Banking
5 8 (1.79%) Electronics
5 8 (1.79%) Publishing
5 8 (1.79%) Marketing
6 6 (1.34%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.67%) Advertising
8 2 (0.45%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.22%) Law
9 1 (0.22%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (36.16%) Android SDK
2 120 (26.79%) JSON
3 94 (20.98%) REST
4 86 (19.20%) Web Services
5 65 (14.51%) XML
6 54 (12.05%) HTML
7 53 (11.83%) CSS
8 37 (8.26%) SOAP
9 36 (8.04%) iOS SDK
10 35 (7.81%) RESTful
11 27 (6.03%) HTML5
12 20 (4.46%) OpenGL
13 18 (4.02%) CSS3
14 15 (3.35%) Ajax
15 13 (2.90%) .NET
16 12 (2.68%) J2ME
17 10 (2.23%) Cocoa
17 10 (2.23%) jQuery
17 10 (2.23%) AngularJS
18 8 (1.79%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 192 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 95 (21.21%) User Experience
3 17 (3.79%) Computer Science
4 16 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (3.35%) Inversion of Control
5 15 (3.35%) Social Media
6 13 (2.90%) Streaming Video
7 11 (2.46%) Algorithms
8 10 (2.23%) Mobile Payment
9 7 (1.56%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.56%) Cryptography
9 7 (1.56%) DTV
10 6 (1.34%) Social Network
10 6 (1.34%) Blackberry
11 5 (1.12%) Over-the-Top Content
11 5 (1.12%) Smartphone
11 5 (1.12%) FMCG
12 4 (0.89%) Streaming Media
12 4 (0.89%) Video on Demand
12 4 (0.89%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 448 (100.00%) Android
2 151 (33.71%) Apple iOS
3 16 (3.57%) Windows
4 8 (1.79%) Linux
5 5 (1.12%) Windows Phone 7
5 5 (1.12%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 443 (98.88%) Android Development
2 223 (49.78%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (27.23%) TDD
4 94 (20.98%) iOS Development
5 93 (20.76%) Mobile Development
6 88 (19.64%) OO
7 64 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 56 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 52 (11.61%) OOP
10 43 (9.60%) Scrum
11 34 (7.59%) Unit Testing
12 31 (6.92%) Automated Testing
13 26 (5.80%) MVC
13 26 (5.80%) Mobile Application Development
13 26 (5.80%) Automation Testing
14 23 (5.13%) Open Source
14 23 (5.13%) BDD
15 22 (4.91%) Software Engineering
16 18 (4.02%) OOD
17 16 (3.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 213 (47.54%) Java
2 43 (9.60%) JavaScript
3 36 (8.04%) Objective-C
4 29 (6.47%) C++
5 16 (3.57%) SQL
6 8 (1.79%) C#
7 6 (1.34%) Scala
7 6 (1.34%) Apple Swift
8 5 (1.12%) Ruby
8 5 (1.12%) PHP
9 4 (0.89%) C
9 4 (0.89%) Python
10 2 (0.45%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.22%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 18 (4.02%) Degree
2 2 (0.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (1.56%) yum
1 7 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 81 (18.08%) Google
2 15 (3.35%) Microsoft
3 8 (1.79%) Apple
3 8 (1.79%) SAP
4 7 (1.56%) Facebook
4 7 (1.56%) Xamarin
5 6 (1.34%) SaltStack
5 6 (1.34%) HP
6 4 (0.89%) ION Trading
6 4 (0.89%) Appcelerator
6 4 (0.89%) Twitter
7 1 (0.22%) Syclo
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Rate: £375.00 per day
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day + negotiable
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