The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Developer
Rank 352 262 404
Rank change year-on-year
-90 +142
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 232 334 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.48% 0.72% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.78% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 249 97
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £318 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.23% +5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £57.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -39.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44977 43051 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.56% 92.64% 92.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 27854 25792 27963
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1820 1992 2536
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.26 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Android Developer
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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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -51 173 £408 +1.87% 38
South East +2 17 £394 +11.70% 8
South West -23 10 £325 +18.18% 6
Yorkshire +5 9 £355 +7.57% 2
West Midlands -16 8 £275 -21.42% 1
East of England -42 4 £375 +12.78% 2
East Midlands 0 3 £313 +13.63% 1
North West -9 2 £450 +89.47% 7
North East -19 2 - - 1
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Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 411 (100.00%) Android
2 406 (98.78%) Android Development
3 226 (54.99%) Java
4 135 (32.85%) Android SDK
5 116 (28.22%) Mobile App
6 109 (26.52%) JSON
7 86 (20.92%) Google
8 83 (20.19%) Apple iOS
9 72 (17.52%) Web Services
10 71 (17.27%) Agile Software Development
11 68 (16.55%) XML
12 48 (11.68%) iOS Development
13 47 (11.44%) TDD
14 45 (10.95%) RESTful
15 44 (10.71%) OOP
16 41 (9.98%) Git (software)
17 40 (9.73%) OO
18 38 (9.25%) Eclipse
19 34 (8.27%) Finance
20 33 (8.03%) Software Engineering
21 32 (7.79%) Objective-C
21 32 (7.79%) Multithreading
22 29 (7.06%) SQLite
22 29 (7.06%) C++
23 28 (6.81%) REST
24 26 (6.33%) SQL
24 26 (6.33%) Subversion
25 22 (5.35%) Unit Testing
25 22 (5.35%) C
26 21 (5.11%) HTML

Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 8 (1.95%) CMS
2 1 (0.24%) Node.js
2 1 (0.24%) Apache
Business Applications
1 8 (1.95%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.24%) Google App Engine
1 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.41%) NFC
2 12 (2.92%) Bluetooth
3 11 (2.68%) RTSP
4 10 (2.43%) HTTP
5 9 (2.19%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.22%) Internet
7 3 (0.73%) VoIP
7 3 (0.73%) VPN
8 2 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.24%) SSL
9 1 (0.24%) FTP
9 1 (0.24%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (7.06%) SQLite
2 3 (0.73%) MySQL
3 1 (0.24%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 41 (9.98%) Git (software)
2 38 (9.25%) Eclipse
3 26 (6.33%) Subversion
4 12 (2.92%) JIRA
5 11 (2.68%) Xcode
5 11 (2.68%) Bitbucket
5 11 (2.68%) Gradle
6 8 (1.95%) Maven
7 6 (1.46%) PhoneGap
8 5 (1.22%) JUnit
8 5 (1.22%) Android Studio
9 4 (0.97%) Ant
9 4 (0.97%) IntelliJ
9 4 (0.97%) Mercurial
10 3 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.73%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.49%) NUnit
11 2 (0.49%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 2 (0.49%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.49%) Ranorex
General
1 34 (8.27%) Finance
2 15 (3.65%) Banking
3 13 (3.16%) Publishing
4 12 (2.92%) Marketing
5 10 (2.43%) Retail
5 10 (2.43%) Advertising
6 7 (1.70%) Legal
7 4 (0.97%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.97%) French Language
7 4 (0.97%) German Language
8 3 (0.73%) Games
8 3 (0.73%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.49%) Electronics
10 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.24%) Automotive
10 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.24%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (32.85%) Android SDK
2 109 (26.52%) JSON
3 72 (17.52%) Web Services
4 68 (16.55%) XML
5 45 (10.95%) RESTful
6 28 (6.81%) REST
7 21 (5.11%) HTML
8 19 (4.62%) iOS SDK
9 17 (4.14%) .NET
10 14 (3.41%) J2ME
10 14 (3.41%) SOAP
11 12 (2.92%) HTML5
12 11 (2.68%) Flash
12 11 (2.68%) CSS
13 8 (1.95%) Cocoa
14 7 (1.70%) UIKit
14 7 (1.70%) Android NDK
15 6 (1.46%) OpenGL
16 4 (0.97%) CSS3
16 4 (0.97%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 116 (28.22%) Mobile App
2 17 (4.14%) Blackberry
3 16 (3.89%) Open Source
3 16 (3.89%) Social Network
3 16 (3.89%) Social Media
4 15 (3.65%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.41%) iPhone
5 14 (3.41%) Client/Server
6 12 (2.92%) iPad
7 10 (2.43%) Digital Media
7 10 (2.43%) Streaming Media
8 9 (2.19%) Streaming Video
9 8 (1.95%) Animation
10 7 (1.70%) Cryptography
11 6 (1.46%) Mobile Payment
11 6 (1.46%) Smartphone
12 5 (1.22%) Handset
12 5 (1.22%) Embedded Systems
13 4 (0.97%) Mobile Banking
14 3 (0.73%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 411 (100.00%) Android
2 83 (20.19%) Apple iOS
3 11 (2.68%) Windows
4 9 (2.19%) Linux
5 5 (1.22%) UNIX
6 3 (0.73%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 406 (98.78%) Android Development
2 71 (17.27%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (11.68%) iOS Development
4 47 (11.44%) TDD
5 44 (10.71%) OOP
6 40 (9.73%) OO
7 33 (8.03%) Software Engineering
8 32 (7.79%) Multithreading
9 22 (5.35%) Unit Testing
10 21 (5.11%) Scrum
11 15 (3.65%) BDD
12 14 (3.41%) E-Commerce
13 13 (3.16%) MVC
13 13 (3.16%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (2.92%) Mobile Commerce
15 11 (2.68%) Mobile Application Development
16 9 (2.19%) Performance Testing
17 8 (1.95%) Automated Testing
17 8 (1.95%) Time Management
17 8 (1.95%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 226 (54.99%) Java
2 32 (7.79%) Objective-C
3 29 (7.06%) C++
4 26 (6.33%) SQL
5 22 (5.35%) C
6 19 (4.62%) C#
7 14 (3.41%) JavaScript
8 4 (0.97%) VB.NET
8 4 (0.97%) Ruby
9 3 (0.73%) PHP
10 1 (0.24%) VBA
10 1 (0.24%) Python
10 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.24%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 18 (4.38%) Degree
2 13 (3.16%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.43%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.49%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.24%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.89%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.24%) Openswan
Vendors
1 86 (20.92%) Google
2 13 (3.16%) Facebook
3 12 (2.92%) Xamarin
4 5 (1.22%) Twitter
5 2 (0.49%) Cisco
5 2 (0.49%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.49%) Apple
6 1 (0.24%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.24%) Zend
6 1 (0.24%) Sencha
6 1 (0.24%) MobileIron
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day - dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £301 per annum + market rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £450 per day - Start date: 25th August 2014
Posted: 6 days ago
London
OHO Group
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 days ago