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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Developer
Rank 406 316 367
Rank change year-on-year
-90 +51
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 188 266 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.56% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.61% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 187 112
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£375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 8
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 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
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
46272 43750 42038
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.73% 92.64% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 29935 26900 24214
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1900 1926 2472
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 December 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 December 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 -83 104 £425 +6.25% 28
South East -16 27 £325 - 7
East Midlands +20 21 £319 -1.92%
Yorkshire -3 12 £323 -7.85%
North West -8 9 £350 - 5
East of England -16 6 £350 +3.70% 1
South West -17 6 £400 - 6
West Midlands -16 2 £400 +14.28% 1
North East - - - - 1
Android Developer
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Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 391 (100.00%) Android
2 387 (98.98%) Android Development
3 233 (59.59%) Java
4 169 (43.22%) Agile Software Development
5 133 (34.02%) Android SDK
6 108 (27.62%) Apple iOS
7 102 (26.09%) Web Services
8 92 (23.53%) Mobile App
9 83 (21.23%) JSON
10 80 (20.46%) Git (software)
11 78 (19.95%) Google
12 73 (18.67%) TDD
13 70 (17.90%) OO
14 56 (14.32%) HTML
14 56 (14.32%) RESTful
15 53 (13.55%) User Experience
15 53 (13.55%) XML
16 50 (12.79%) JavaScript
16 50 (12.79%) iOS Development
17 48 (12.28%) OOP
18 45 (11.51%) E-Commerce
18 45 (11.51%) CSS
19 44 (11.25%) REST
20 39 (9.97%) iOS SDK
21 37 (9.46%) Scrum
22 34 (8.70%) Multithreading
23 32 (8.18%) Subversion
24 31 (7.93%) Finance
24 31 (7.93%) Eclipse
24 31 (7.93%) Android Studio

Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (1.79%) CMS
2 3 (0.77%) Node.js
3 2 (0.51%) Apache
3 2 (0.51%) nginx
4 1 (0.26%) Lightstreamer
4 1 (0.26%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.05%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (1.02%) Heroku
2 4 (1.02%) PaaS
3 3 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (0.77%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.81%) HTTP
2 9 (2.30%) RTSP
3 7 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.02%) DVB
5 4 (1.02%) Internet
6 3 (0.77%) NFC
7 1 (0.26%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.26%) VoIP
7 1 (0.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.37%) SQLite
2 19 (4.86%) MySQL
3 9 (2.30%) NoSQL
4 8 (2.05%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 80 (20.46%) Git (software)
2 32 (8.18%) Subversion
3 31 (7.93%) Eclipse
3 31 (7.93%) Android Studio
4 16 (4.09%) JUnit
5 15 (3.84%) Calabash
6 12 (3.07%) Maven
7 11 (2.81%) Robolectric
8 10 (2.56%) Xcode
8 10 (2.56%) Gradle
9 9 (2.30%) Ant
10 8 (2.05%) JIRA
11 7 (1.79%) NUnit
12 6 (1.53%) IntelliJ
12 6 (1.53%) Cucumber
12 6 (1.53%) TeamCity
13 5 (1.28%) Jenkins
13 5 (1.28%) Robotium
13 5 (1.28%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 5 (1.28%) Mockito
General
1 31 (7.93%) Finance
2 12 (3.07%) Publishing
3 11 (2.81%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.81%) Retail
4 8 (2.05%) Marketing
5 4 (1.02%) Banking
5 4 (1.02%) Games
6 3 (0.77%) French Language
6 3 (0.77%) German Language
6 3 (0.77%) Advertising
6 3 (0.77%) Law
7 1 (0.26%) Legal
7 1 (0.26%) Electronics
7 1 (0.26%) Billing
7 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.26%) Military
7 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (34.02%) Android SDK
2 102 (26.09%) Web Services
3 83 (21.23%) JSON
4 56 (14.32%) HTML
4 56 (14.32%) RESTful
5 53 (13.55%) XML
6 45 (11.51%) CSS
7 44 (11.25%) REST
8 39 (9.97%) iOS SDK
9 19 (4.86%) .NET
10 16 (4.09%) J2EE
11 15 (3.84%) HTML5
12 13 (3.32%) JNI
12 13 (3.32%) OpenGL
13 12 (3.07%) jQuery
14 11 (2.81%) Android NDK
14 11 (2.81%) SOAP
15 10 (2.56%) Ajax
15 10 (2.56%) RoboGuice
15 10 (2.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 92 (23.53%) Mobile App
2 53 (13.55%) User Experience
3 12 (3.07%) Computer Science
3 12 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.07%) Data Structures
4 11 (2.81%) Algorithms
5 10 (2.56%) Blackberry
5 10 (2.56%) Client/Server
6 9 (2.30%) iPhone
6 9 (2.30%) Open Source
7 8 (2.05%) Mobile Payment
8 7 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (1.79%) Social Media
9 6 (1.53%) Smartphone
9 6 (1.53%) Inversion of Control
10 5 (1.28%) Streaming Media
10 5 (1.28%) Animation
10 5 (1.28%) DTV
11 4 (1.02%) IPTV
11 4 (1.02%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 391 (100.00%) Android
2 108 (27.62%) Apple iOS
3 21 (5.37%) Linux
4 15 (3.84%) Windows
5 6 (1.53%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.77%) UNIX
7 2 (0.51%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.51%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 387 (98.98%) Android Development
2 169 (43.22%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (18.67%) TDD
4 70 (17.90%) OO
5 50 (12.79%) iOS Development
6 48 (12.28%) OOP
7 45 (11.51%) E-Commerce
8 37 (9.46%) Scrum
9 34 (8.70%) Multithreading
10 30 (7.67%) Unit Testing
11 26 (6.65%) BDD
11 26 (6.65%) MVC
12 22 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (4.35%) OOD
14 16 (4.09%) Mobile Application Development
15 14 (3.58%) Software Engineering
16 12 (3.07%) Automated Testing
16 12 (3.07%) Kanban
17 8 (2.05%) OOA/OOD
17 8 (2.05%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 233 (59.59%) Java
2 50 (12.79%) JavaScript
3 30 (7.67%) Objective-C
4 24 (6.14%) SQL
4 24 (6.14%) C++
5 17 (4.35%) C
5 17 (4.35%) C#
6 12 (3.07%) Python
7 8 (2.05%) PHP
8 3 (0.77%) Ruby
9 1 (0.26%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (3.84%) Degree
2 6 (1.53%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.02%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.26%) HNC
4 1 (0.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.26%) yum
Vendors
1 78 (19.95%) Google
2 12 (3.07%) Xamarin
3 7 (1.79%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.28%) Apple
5 3 (0.77%) Kony
5 3 (0.77%) Facebook
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle
6 2 (0.51%) Perforce
6 2 (0.51%) Zend
6 2 (0.51%) Appcelerator
7 1 (0.26%) MobileIron
7 1 (0.26%) Twitter
7 1 (0.26%) Sencha
7 1 (0.26%) Symbian
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