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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Developer
Rank 384 325 329
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 175 227 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.51% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.55% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 163 124
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £320 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £488 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.14% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £32.50 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00
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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
42723 41204 38282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.41% 92.58% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 27234 25076 22174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1689 1858 2324
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -65 105 £425 +6.25% 39
South East -10 29 £345 -0.71% 12
East Midlands +23 18 £375 +25.00% 3
Yorkshire -4 9 £353 +4.44% 1
North West -14 5 £400 +14.28% 2
South West -16 5 £360 - 7
East of England -3 3 £235 -24.19% 1
West Midlands -7 1 £375 +17.18% 2
North East - - - - 1
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Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 380 (100.00%) Android
2 377 (99.21%) Android Development
3 237 (62.37%) Java
4 184 (48.42%) Agile Software Development
5 139 (36.58%) Android SDK
6 103 (27.11%) Web Services
7 97 (25.53%) Apple iOS
8 95 (25.00%) Mobile App
9 89 (23.42%) Git (software)
10 86 (22.63%) TDD
11 85 (22.37%) OO
12 84 (22.11%) JSON
13 80 (21.05%) Google
14 64 (16.84%) REST
15 61 (16.05%) OOP
16 60 (15.79%) User Experience
17 54 (14.21%) HTML
18 51 (13.42%) E-Commerce
19 47 (12.37%) JavaScript
19 47 (12.37%) Scrum
20 46 (12.11%) XML
21 44 (11.58%) iOS Development
22 43 (11.32%) Android Studio
23 41 (10.79%) CSS
24 40 (10.53%) Subversion
25 39 (10.26%) iOS SDK
25 39 (10.26%) RESTful
25 39 (10.26%) Unit Testing
26 38 (10.00%) BDD
27 37 (9.74%) Continuous Integration

Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 6 (1.58%) CMS
2 3 (0.79%) Node.js
3 2 (0.53%) Apache
3 2 (0.53%) nginx
4 1 (0.26%) Lightstreamer
4 1 (0.26%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.11%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (1.05%) Heroku
2 4 (1.05%) PaaS
3 3 (0.79%) Google App Engine
3 3 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.37%) HTTP
2 7 (1.84%) RTSP
3 6 (1.58%) Internet
3 6 (1.58%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (1.32%) NFC
5 4 (1.05%) DVB
5 4 (1.05%) Bluetooth
5 4 (1.05%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.26%) WLAN
6 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (6.84%) SQLite
2 19 (5.00%) MySQL
3 11 (2.89%) NoSQL
4 8 (2.11%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.53%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.26%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 89 (23.42%) Git (software)
2 43 (11.32%) Android Studio
3 40 (10.53%) Subversion
4 27 (7.11%) Eclipse
5 25 (6.58%) Maven
6 24 (6.32%) JUnit
7 21 (5.53%) Calabash
8 18 (4.74%) Ant
9 15 (3.95%) Gradle
9 15 (3.95%) Jenkins
10 14 (3.68%) Appium
11 13 (3.42%) Robolectric
12 11 (2.89%) Mockito
13 10 (2.63%) Robotium
13 10 (2.63%) Cucumber
13 10 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 10 (2.63%) TeamCity
14 9 (2.37%) Artifactory
15 8 (2.11%) Xcode
15 8 (2.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 26 (6.84%) Finance
2 18 (4.74%) Publishing
3 12 (3.16%) Retail
4 10 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.11%) Marketing
6 7 (1.84%) Banking
7 5 (1.32%) Advertising
8 3 (0.79%) Law
8 3 (0.79%) Games
9 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.26%) French Language
10 1 (0.26%) German Language
10 1 (0.26%) Legal
10 1 (0.26%) Military
10 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.26%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (36.58%) Android SDK
2 103 (27.11%) Web Services
3 84 (22.11%) JSON
4 64 (16.84%) REST
5 54 (14.21%) HTML
6 46 (12.11%) XML
7 41 (10.79%) CSS
8 39 (10.26%) iOS SDK
8 39 (10.26%) RESTful
9 23 (6.05%) .NET
10 21 (5.53%) JNI
10 21 (5.53%) RoboGuice
11 18 (4.74%) Android NDK
11 18 (4.74%) J2EE
12 16 (4.21%) HTML5
13 14 (3.68%) OpenGL
14 13 (3.42%) SOAP
15 12 (3.16%) jQuery
16 9 (2.37%) CSS3
16 9 (2.37%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 95 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 60 (15.79%) User Experience
3 18 (4.74%) Mobile Payment
4 13 (3.42%) Data Structures
5 12 (3.16%) Algorithms
5 12 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (2.89%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.11%) iPhone
8 7 (1.84%) Open Source
8 7 (1.84%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.58%) Inversion of Control
10 5 (1.32%) Social Media
10 5 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (1.32%) Smartphone
11 4 (1.05%) Animation
11 4 (1.05%) Blackberry
11 4 (1.05%) DTV
11 4 (1.05%) IPTV
11 4 (1.05%) iPad
12 3 (0.79%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 380 (100.00%) Android
2 97 (25.53%) Apple iOS
3 19 (5.00%) Linux
4 15 (3.95%) Windows
5 6 (1.58%) Windows Phone
6 4 (1.05%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.53%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.53%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 377 (99.21%) Android Development
2 184 (48.42%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (22.63%) TDD
4 85 (22.37%) OO
5 61 (16.05%) OOP
6 51 (13.42%) E-Commerce
7 47 (12.37%) Scrum
8 44 (11.58%) iOS Development
9 39 (10.26%) Unit Testing
10 38 (10.00%) BDD
11 37 (9.74%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (7.63%) Multithreading
13 25 (6.58%) MVC
14 23 (6.05%) OOD
15 19 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
16 17 (4.47%) Software Engineering
16 17 (4.47%) Mobile Application Development
16 17 (4.47%) Kanban
17 15 (3.95%) Automated Testing
18 12 (3.16%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 237 (62.37%) Java
2 47 (12.37%) JavaScript
3 25 (6.58%) Objective-C
4 24 (6.32%) C++
5 20 (5.26%) SQL
6 19 (5.00%) C
6 19 (5.00%) C#
7 11 (2.89%) Python
8 8 (2.11%) PHP
9 3 (0.79%) Ruby
10 1 (0.26%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.26%) VB
10 1 (0.26%) Perl
10 1 (0.26%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (3.42%) Degree
2 4 (1.05%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.79%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.26%) HNC
4 1 (0.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.53%) yum
Vendors
1 80 (21.05%) Google
2 12 (3.16%) Xamarin
3 8 (2.11%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.32%) Facebook
5 4 (1.05%) Apple
6 3 (0.79%) Kony
7 2 (0.53%) Perforce
7 2 (0.53%) Oracle
7 2 (0.53%) Appcelerator
7 2 (0.53%) Zend
8 1 (0.26%) Twitter
8 1 (0.26%) Sencha
8 1 (0.26%) Symbian
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