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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Developer
Rank 387 282 351
Rank change year-on-year
-105 +69
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 209 327 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.68% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.73% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 260 142
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£381 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £299 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 10
Average hourly rate £60.00 £41.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% +10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+54.83% -3.12%
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
48174 44665 47924
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.65% 92.87% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 30490 27603 27558
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1960 1930 2386
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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 October 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 October 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 -78 136 £425 +6.25% 33
South East -2 24 £346 +4.52% 11
Yorkshire +1 13 £300 - 1
South West -31 10 £388 +19.23% 5
East Midlands +12 8 £313 -
East of England -35 7 £350 +16.66% 2
North West -17 5 £350 +14.28% 8
West Midlands -24 2 £425 +21.42% 1
North East - - - -
Android Developer
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Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 436 (100.00%) Android
2 431 (98.85%) Android Development
3 245 (56.19%) Java
4 157 (36.01%) Agile Software Development
5 151 (34.63%) Android SDK
6 116 (26.61%) Mobile App
7 114 (26.15%) Apple iOS
8 112 (25.69%) Web Services
9 94 (21.56%) JSON
10 87 (19.95%) Google
11 75 (17.20%) OO
12 69 (15.83%) XML
13 62 (14.22%) TDD
14 61 (13.99%) Git (software)
15 54 (12.39%) iOS Development
16 51 (11.70%) RESTful
16 51 (11.70%) HTML
17 50 (11.47%) OOP
18 49 (11.24%) User Experience
19 45 (10.32%) JavaScript
20 43 (9.86%) E-Commerce
21 42 (9.63%) REST
22 39 (8.94%) Eclipse
23 38 (8.72%) CSS
24 37 (8.49%) Subversion
24 37 (8.49%) Objective-C
25 36 (8.26%) iOS SDK
25 36 (8.26%) Multithreading
26 29 (6.65%) SQL
26 29 (6.65%) C++

Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 10 (2.29%) CMS
2 3 (0.69%) Apache
3 2 (0.46%) nginx
3 2 (0.46%) Node.js
4 1 (0.23%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.23%) Lightstreamer
Business Applications
1 8 (1.83%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.69%) Google App Engine
3 2 (0.46%) PaaS
3 2 (0.46%) Heroku
4 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.75%) Bluetooth
1 12 (2.75%) RTSP
1 12 (2.75%) NFC
2 11 (2.52%) HTTP
3 10 (2.29%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (0.92%) Internet
5 4 (0.92%) DVB
6 3 (0.69%) VoIP
7 1 (0.23%) WLAN
7 1 (0.23%) iBeacon
7 1 (0.23%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (5.28%) SQLite
2 17 (3.90%) MySQL
3 8 (1.83%) Relational Database
4 7 (1.61%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 61 (13.99%) Git (software)
2 39 (8.94%) Eclipse
3 37 (8.49%) Subversion
4 15 (3.44%) JIRA
4 15 (3.44%) Gradle
5 14 (3.21%) Xcode
6 10 (2.29%) Bitbucket
7 9 (2.06%) Android Studio
8 8 (1.83%) NUnit
9 7 (1.61%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 6 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (1.38%) Robolectric
11 4 (0.92%) Visual Studio
12 3 (0.69%) IntelliJ
13 2 (0.46%) Ant
13 2 (0.46%) JUnit
13 2 (0.46%) Ranorex
14 1 (0.23%) Maven
14 1 (0.23%) Mercurial
14 1 (0.23%) Robotium
General
1 27 (6.19%) Finance
2 19 (4.36%) Publishing
3 15 (3.44%) Marketing
4 11 (2.52%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.29%) Retail
6 9 (2.06%) Banking
6 9 (2.06%) Advertising
7 5 (1.15%) Games
8 4 (0.92%) French Language
8 4 (0.92%) German Language
9 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.23%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.23%) Legal
9 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.23%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (34.63%) Android SDK
2 112 (25.69%) Web Services
3 94 (21.56%) JSON
4 69 (15.83%) XML
5 51 (11.70%) HTML
5 51 (11.70%) RESTful
6 42 (9.63%) REST
7 38 (8.72%) CSS
8 36 (8.26%) iOS SDK
9 15 (3.44%) HTML5
9 15 (3.44%) SOAP
9 15 (3.44%) J2EE
10 14 (3.21%) .NET
10 14 (3.21%) OpenGL
11 12 (2.75%) Flash
12 11 (2.52%) jQuery
13 10 (2.29%) Ajax
14 9 (2.06%) PhoneGap
15 8 (1.83%) CSS3
15 8 (1.83%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 116 (26.61%) Mobile App
2 49 (11.24%) User Experience
3 19 (4.36%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (4.13%) Blackberry
4 18 (4.13%) Computer Science
5 15 (3.44%) iPhone
6 14 (3.21%) Open Source
7 12 (2.75%) Client/Server
8 10 (2.29%) Streaming Media
8 10 (2.29%) Social Media
8 10 (2.29%) Data Structures
9 8 (1.83%) Algorithms
9 8 (1.83%) Animation
9 8 (1.83%) Embedded Systems
9 8 (1.83%) Smartphone
10 7 (1.61%) Cryptography
10 7 (1.61%) Mobile Payment
11 6 (1.38%) iPad
11 6 (1.38%) Inversion of Control
11 6 (1.38%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 436 (100.00%) Android
2 114 (26.15%) Apple iOS
3 20 (4.59%) Linux
4 18 (4.13%) Windows
5 7 (1.61%) Windows Phone
6 5 (1.15%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.92%) UNIX
8 2 (0.46%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 431 (98.85%) Android Development
2 157 (36.01%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (17.20%) OO
4 62 (14.22%) TDD
5 54 (12.39%) iOS Development
6 50 (11.47%) OOP
7 43 (9.86%) E-Commerce
8 36 (8.26%) Multithreading
9 29 (6.65%) Software Engineering
10 28 (6.42%) Scrum
11 24 (5.50%) Unit Testing
12 23 (5.28%) MVC
13 18 (4.13%) Mentoring
14 16 (3.67%) Mobile Application Development
14 16 (3.67%) BDD
15 13 (2.98%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (2.75%) Mobile Commerce
17 11 (2.52%) OOD
18 10 (2.29%) Integration Testing
19 9 (2.06%) Bug Management
Programming Languages
1 245 (56.19%) Java
2 45 (10.32%) JavaScript
3 37 (8.49%) Objective-C
4 29 (6.65%) C++
4 29 (6.65%) SQL
5 23 (5.28%) C
6 17 (3.90%) C#
7 9 (2.06%) PHP
8 4 (0.92%) Python
9 3 (0.69%) Ruby
10 1 (0.23%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (5.05%) Degree
2 8 (1.83%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.92%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.23%) HNC
4 1 (0.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.82%) QA
Vendors
1 87 (19.95%) Google
2 19 (4.36%) Xamarin
3 8 (1.83%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.15%) Facebook
5 3 (0.69%) Zend
5 3 (0.69%) Kony
6 2 (0.46%) Appcelerator
6 2 (0.46%) Twitter
6 2 (0.46%) Perforce
7 1 (0.23%) Symbian
7 1 (0.23%) Apple
7 1 (0.23%) Sencha
7 1 (0.23%) MobileIron
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