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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Developer
Rank 324 264 398
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +134
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 245 316 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.51% 0.69% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.75% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 225 98
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 £305 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £458 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
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 - - £39.00
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44116 42244 48390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.58% 92.72% 92.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 27385 25207 27560
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
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 1836 2011 2466
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
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 11 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 11 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 -37 183 £425 +6.25% 38
South East -1 21 £375 +7.14% 6
South West -18 9 £450 +38.46% 2
Yorkshire +1 8 £343 +3.78% 1
West Midlands -12 8 £275 -21.42% 2
East of England -39 6 £350 +5.26% 2
North West -10 2 £450 +89.47% 10
North East -12 2 - -
East Midlands -7 1 £275 - 1
Android Developer
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Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 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.

1 413 (100.00%) Android
2 408 (98.79%) Android Development
3 224 (54.24%) Java
4 137 (33.17%) Android SDK
5 114 (27.60%) Mobile App
6 105 (25.42%) JSON
7 93 (22.52%) Google
8 81 (19.61%) Apple iOS
9 69 (16.71%) Agile Software Development
10 66 (15.98%) Web Services
11 65 (15.74%) XML
12 51 (12.35%) TDD
13 49 (11.86%) OOP
14 47 (11.38%) iOS Development
15 44 (10.65%) OO
16 41 (9.93%) RESTful
17 38 (9.20%) Git (software)
18 37 (8.96%) Eclipse
18 37 (8.96%) Software Engineering
19 35 (8.47%) Finance
20 32 (7.75%) Multithreading
20 32 (7.75%) Objective-C
21 30 (7.26%) SQLite
22 29 (7.02%) REST
22 29 (7.02%) C++
23 26 (6.30%) SQL
24 25 (6.05%) HTML
25 24 (5.81%) Subversion
26 23 (5.57%) C
27 22 (5.33%) Scrum

Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 7 (1.69%) CMS
2 1 (0.24%) Node.js
2 1 (0.24%) Apache
Business Applications
1 8 (1.94%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.48%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.24%) SaaS
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.39%) NFC
2 12 (2.91%) Bluetooth
3 10 (2.42%) RTSP
4 9 (2.18%) HTTP
5 7 (1.69%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.97%) Internet
7 3 (0.73%) VoIP
7 3 (0.73%) VPN
7 3 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.24%) SSL
8 1 (0.24%) FTP
8 1 (0.24%) 3G
8 1 (0.24%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (7.26%) SQLite
2 4 (0.97%) MySQL
3 1 (0.24%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 38 (9.20%) Git (software)
2 37 (8.96%) Eclipse
3 24 (5.81%) Subversion
4 12 (2.91%) Xcode
4 12 (2.91%) JIRA
4 12 (2.91%) Bitbucket
5 10 (2.42%) Gradle
6 8 (1.94%) Maven
7 6 (1.45%) PhoneGap
8 5 (1.21%) JUnit
9 4 (0.97%) Mercurial
9 4 (0.97%) Ant
9 4 (0.97%) Android Studio
10 3 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.73%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.48%) IntelliJ
11 2 (0.48%) NUnit
11 2 (0.48%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.48%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 2 (0.48%) Jenkins
General
1 35 (8.47%) Finance
2 19 (4.60%) Banking
3 13 (3.15%) Publishing
3 13 (3.15%) Marketing
4 10 (2.42%) Advertising
5 9 (2.18%) Retail
6 7 (1.69%) Legal
7 4 (0.97%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.97%) Games
8 3 (0.73%) French Language
8 3 (0.73%) German Language
8 3 (0.73%) Electronics
8 3 (0.73%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.48%) Automotive
10 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.24%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (33.17%) Android SDK
2 105 (25.42%) JSON
3 66 (15.98%) Web Services
4 65 (15.74%) XML
5 41 (9.93%) RESTful
6 29 (7.02%) REST
7 25 (6.05%) HTML
8 19 (4.60%) .NET
8 19 (4.60%) iOS SDK
9 15 (3.63%) HTML5
10 14 (3.39%) SOAP
11 13 (3.15%) CSS
11 13 (3.15%) J2ME
12 10 (2.42%) Flash
13 9 (2.18%) Cocoa
14 7 (1.69%) Android NDK
14 7 (1.69%) UIKit
15 6 (1.45%) CSS3
16 5 (1.21%) jQuery
16 5 (1.21%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 114 (27.60%) Mobile App
2 17 (4.12%) Social Network
3 16 (3.87%) Social Media
3 16 (3.87%) Open Source
4 15 (3.63%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.39%) iPad
5 14 (3.39%) Client/Server
6 13 (3.15%) Blackberry
6 13 (3.15%) iPhone
7 10 (2.42%) Digital Media
7 10 (2.42%) Streaming Media
8 9 (2.18%) Streaming Video
9 7 (1.69%) Animation
9 7 (1.69%) Cryptography
9 7 (1.69%) Mobile Banking
10 6 (1.45%) Mobile Payment
11 5 (1.21%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (1.21%) Handset
12 4 (0.97%) Smartphone
13 3 (0.73%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 413 (100.00%) Android
2 81 (19.61%) Apple iOS
3 11 (2.66%) Windows
4 9 (2.18%) Linux
5 3 (0.73%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.48%) UNIX
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 408 (98.79%) Android Development
2 69 (16.71%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (12.35%) TDD
4 49 (11.86%) OOP
5 47 (11.38%) iOS Development
6 44 (10.65%) OO
7 37 (8.96%) Software Engineering
8 32 (7.75%) Multithreading
9 22 (5.33%) Scrum
10 18 (4.36%) Unit Testing
11 15 (3.63%) BDD
12 13 (3.15%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (3.15%) MVC
12 13 (3.15%) E-Commerce
13 12 (2.91%) Mobile Commerce
14 10 (2.42%) Mobile Application Development
15 9 (2.18%) Performance Testing
15 9 (2.18%) Time Management
16 8 (1.94%) Automated Testing
16 8 (1.94%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 224 (54.24%) Java
2 32 (7.75%) Objective-C
3 29 (7.02%) C++
4 26 (6.30%) SQL
5 23 (5.57%) C
6 21 (5.08%) C#
7 16 (3.87%) JavaScript
8 6 (1.45%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.21%) Ruby
10 3 (0.73%) PHP
11 1 (0.24%) VBA
11 1 (0.24%) Python
11 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.24%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 18 (4.36%) Degree
2 13 (3.15%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.42%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.48%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.24%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.24%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 1 (0.24%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 93 (22.52%) Google
2 15 (3.63%) Facebook
3 13 (3.15%) Xamarin
4 7 (1.69%) Twitter
5 4 (0.97%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.48%) Apple
6 2 (0.48%) Cisco
7 1 (0.24%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.24%) Zend
7 1 (0.24%) Sencha
7 1 (0.24%) MobileIron
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