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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Developer
Rank 378 250 374
Rank change year-on-year
-128 +124
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 207 365 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.75% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.81% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 298 126
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £454 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 13
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £46.25
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
46312 45019 50103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.50% 92.74% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28584 27333 28780
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 £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1956 2521
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -67 154 £425 +6.25% 40
South East 0 14 £375 +7.14% 13
South West -29 10 £288 -4.16% 8
West Midlands -18 7 £290 -17.14% 3
Yorkshire -6 6 £355 +10.07% 1
East of England -23 5 £375 +25.00% 2
East Midlands +9 4 £290 +5.45% 2
North West -13 3 £400 +46.11%
North East -23 1 - - 1
Android Developer
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Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 397 (100.00%) Android
2 392 (98.74%) Android Development
3 215 (54.16%) Java
4 131 (33.00%) Android SDK
5 111 (27.96%) Mobile App
6 92 (23.17%) Apple iOS
6 92 (23.17%) JSON
7 78 (19.65%) Google
8 73 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
8 73 (18.39%) Web Services
9 59 (14.86%) XML
10 57 (14.36%) TDD
11 52 (13.10%) iOS Development
12 48 (12.09%) Git (software)
13 47 (11.84%) OO
14 43 (10.83%) RESTful
15 41 (10.33%) OOP
16 36 (9.07%) Eclipse
17 33 (8.31%) Objective-C
18 32 (8.06%) Subversion
18 32 (8.06%) Finance
18 32 (8.06%) Multithreading
19 30 (7.56%) REST
19 30 (7.56%) Software Engineering
20 29 (7.30%) C++
21 27 (6.80%) HTML
22 24 (6.05%) SQL
23 23 (5.79%) iOS SDK
23 23 (5.79%) Unit Testing
24 22 (5.54%) C

Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 11 (2.77%) CMS
2 1 (0.25%) Lightstreamer
2 1 (0.25%) GlassFish
2 1 (0.25%) Apache
Business Applications
1 9 (2.27%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.25%) SaaS
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.25%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.53%) NFC
2 12 (3.02%) Bluetooth
3 10 (2.52%) HTTP
4 9 (2.27%) RTSP
5 8 (2.02%) TCP/IP
6 6 (1.51%) Internet
7 3 (0.76%) VoIP
7 3 (0.76%) VPN
8 2 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.25%) iBeacon
9 1 (0.25%) RTP
9 1 (0.25%) FTP
9 1 (0.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.53%) SQLite
2 7 (1.76%) MySQL
3 2 (0.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.25%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 48 (12.09%) Git (software)
2 36 (9.07%) Eclipse
3 32 (8.06%) Subversion
4 14 (3.53%) JIRA
5 13 (3.27%) Gradle
6 12 (3.02%) Xcode
7 11 (2.77%) Bitbucket
8 7 (1.76%) Maven
9 5 (1.26%) Android Studio
10 4 (1.01%) IntelliJ
10 4 (1.01%) Ant
10 4 (1.01%) JUnit
11 3 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.76%) Visual Studio
11 3 (0.76%) NUnit
12 2 (0.50%) Ranorex
12 2 (0.50%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
13 1 (0.25%) Robotium
General
1 32 (8.06%) Finance
2 14 (3.53%) Publishing
2 14 (3.53%) Banking
3 13 (3.27%) Retail
3 13 (3.27%) Marketing
4 9 (2.27%) Advertising
5 6 (1.51%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.51%) Legal
6 5 (1.26%) French Language
6 5 (1.26%) German Language
7 4 (1.01%) Games
8 3 (0.76%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.50%) Electronics
10 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.25%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (33.00%) Android SDK
2 92 (23.17%) JSON
3 73 (18.39%) Web Services
4 59 (14.86%) XML
5 43 (10.83%) RESTful
6 30 (7.56%) REST
7 27 (6.80%) HTML
8 23 (5.79%) iOS SDK
9 15 (3.78%) CSS
10 12 (3.02%) .NET
10 12 (3.02%) SOAP
11 11 (2.77%) HTML5
12 10 (2.52%) J2ME
13 9 (2.27%) Flash
13 9 (2.27%) Cocoa
14 8 (2.02%) OpenGL
15 7 (1.76%) PhoneGap
15 7 (1.76%) UIKit
16 6 (1.51%) jQuery
17 5 (1.26%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 111 (27.96%) Mobile App
2 18 (4.53%) Computer Science
3 17 (4.28%) Blackberry
4 15 (3.78%) Open Source
5 14 (3.53%) iPhone
6 12 (3.02%) Client/Server
6 12 (3.02%) iPad
7 10 (2.52%) Streaming Video
7 10 (2.52%) Streaming Media
7 10 (2.52%) Social Media
8 9 (2.27%) Social Network
8 9 (2.27%) Digital Media
8 9 (2.27%) Animation
9 6 (1.51%) Smartphone
9 6 (1.51%) Cryptography
9 6 (1.51%) Mobile Payment
10 5 (1.26%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (1.26%) Handset
11 4 (1.01%) Mobile Banking
11 4 (1.01%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 397 (100.00%) Android
2 92 (23.17%) Apple iOS
3 12 (3.02%) Linux
4 11 (2.77%) Windows
5 4 (1.01%) UNIX
6 3 (0.76%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 392 (98.74%) Android Development
2 73 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (14.36%) TDD
4 52 (13.10%) iOS Development
5 47 (11.84%) OO
6 41 (10.33%) OOP
7 32 (8.06%) Multithreading
8 30 (7.56%) Software Engineering
9 23 (5.79%) Unit Testing
10 21 (5.29%) Scrum
10 21 (5.29%) E-Commerce
11 18 (4.53%) BDD
12 14 (3.53%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (3.02%) Mobile Commerce
13 12 (3.02%) Mobile Application Development
14 11 (2.77%) MVC
15 10 (2.52%) Integration Testing
16 9 (2.27%) Bug Management
16 9 (2.27%) Analytics
17 7 (1.76%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 215 (54.16%) Java
2 33 (8.31%) Objective-C
3 29 (7.30%) C++
4 24 (6.05%) SQL
5 22 (5.54%) C
6 18 (4.53%) JavaScript
7 15 (3.78%) C#
8 3 (0.76%) PHP
9 2 (0.50%) Python
9 2 (0.50%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.25%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.25%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.25%) VBA
10 1 (0.25%) Perl
10 1 (0.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (5.54%) Degree
2 10 (2.52%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.51%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.25%) PhD
5 1 (0.25%) HNC
5 1 (0.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.28%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.25%) Openswan
Vendors
1 78 (19.65%) Google
2 14 (3.53%) Xamarin
3 7 (1.76%) Facebook
4 3 (0.76%) Twitter
4 3 (0.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.50%) Perforce
5 2 (0.50%) Apple
5 2 (0.50%) Cisco
6 1 (0.25%) Sencha
6 1 (0.25%) Zend
6 1 (0.25%) MobileIron
6 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com
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