The table below looks at the statistics for Android Development skills 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 Development over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Software Development
Rank 262 302 201
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -101
Contract jobs citing Android Development 403 308 479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.78% 0.62% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.82% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 191 343
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£413 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £301 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Average hourly rate £37.00 £43.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.42% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £19.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+89.74% -40.90%
Android Development
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40103 37736 35030
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.83% 76.45% 75.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 26527 23757 21722
Average daily rate £423 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1073 1093 1022
Average hourly rate £28.50 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.79 £13.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £47.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Android Development
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android Development across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Android Development Jobs Demand Trend in England

Android Development
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Android Development across the England region.

Android Development Daily Rate Trend in England

Android Development
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android Development across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Android Development Daily Rate Histogram in England

Android Development
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Android Development across the England region.

Android Development Hourly Rate Trend in England

Android Development
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 Development within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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 +9 218 £450 +12.50% 70
North West +22 51 £363 -19.44% 22
South East +12 50 £344 -8.33% 22
South West +28 47 £413 +22.22% 37
East of England +2 19 £300 -25.00% 8
East Midlands +9 13 £300 +9.09% 2
West Midlands -6 5 £320 +13.27% 9
Yorkshire -33 3 £345 -1.42% 22
North East -26 2 - - 2
Android Development
UK

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Android Development also 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 that cited Android Development.

1 742 (100.00%) Android
2 388 (52.29%) Apple iOS
3 359 (48.38%) Agile Software Development
4 328 (44.20%) iOS Development
5 327 (44.07%) Mobile App
6 311 (41.91%) Java
7 214 (28.84%) Mobile Development
8 213 (28.71%) Android SDK
9 183 (24.66%) JSON
10 172 (23.18%) TDD
11 164 (22.10%) JavaScript
12 150 (20.22%) HTML
13 146 (19.68%) REST
14 143 (19.27%) Web Services
15 129 (17.39%) Objective-C
16 127 (17.12%) CSS
17 126 (16.98%) User Experience
18 123 (16.58%) OO
19 99 (13.34%) Scrum
19 99 (13.34%) Google
20 98 (13.21%) E-Commerce
21 97 (13.07%) XML
22 95 (12.80%) HTML5
23 94 (12.67%) Git (software)
24 93 (12.53%) Continuous Integration
25 80 (10.78%) OOP
26 74 (9.97%) iOS SDK
27 73 (9.84%) C++
28 68 (9.16%) Mobile Application Development
29 67 (9.03%) C#

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Android Development also 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 that cited Android Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (4.45%) Node.js
2 10 (1.35%) Confluence
2 10 (1.35%) uiautomator
3 4 (0.54%) IIS
4 1 (0.13%) Apache
4 1 (0.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.13%) Commerce Server
4 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.13%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (0.27%) Photoshop
1 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.13%) MS Project
2 1 (0.13%) MS Office
2 1 (0.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.75%) GitHub
2 12 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.13%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.13%) Route 53
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon Glacier
6 1 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.70%) Internet
2 11 (1.48%) NFC
3 9 (1.21%) HTTP
4 5 (0.67%) Bluetooth
5 4 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.40%) iBeacon
7 2 (0.27%) Wireless
7 2 (0.27%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.13%) PPP
8 1 (0.13%) ASN.1
8 1 (0.13%) RTSP
8 1 (0.13%) LTE
8 1 (0.13%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (5.53%) SQLite
2 21 (2.83%) SQL Server
3 16 (2.16%) MySQL
4 5 (0.67%) MongoDB
5 4 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.40%) Redis
6 3 (0.40%) Big Data
6 3 (0.40%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.27%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.27%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.13%) DB2
8 1 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.13%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.13%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.13%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 94 (12.67%) Git (software)
2 48 (6.47%) Android Studio
3 38 (5.12%) Xcode
4 35 (4.72%) Eclipse
5 34 (4.58%) Subversion
6 26 (3.50%) Jenkins
7 21 (2.83%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 19 (2.56%) Appium
9 16 (2.16%) NUnit
10 15 (2.02%) Robotium
11 14 (1.89%) Calabash
11 14 (1.89%) Robolectric
12 12 (1.62%) Cucumber
13 8 (1.08%) Maven
13 8 (1.08%) Selenium
14 7 (0.94%) JUnit
15 6 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (0.81%) Gradle
16 5 (0.67%) JIRA
16 5 (0.67%) WebDriver
General
1 54 (7.28%) Finance
2 29 (3.91%) Games
3 26 (3.50%) Retail
4 20 (2.70%) Banking
4 20 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.02%) Marketing
6 13 (1.75%) Electronics
7 8 (1.08%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.08%) Publishing
8 4 (0.54%) Automotive
9 3 (0.40%) Advertising
9 3 (0.40%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.27%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.27%) Legal
10 2 (0.27%) Back Office
11 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.13%) Law
11 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 665 (89.62%) Developer
2 444 (59.84%) Android Developer
3 142 (19.14%) Mobile Developer
4 131 (17.65%) iOS Developer
5 90 (12.13%) Senior Developer
6 61 (8.22%) Senior Android Developer
7 47 (6.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 40 (5.39%) Applications Developer
9 25 (3.37%) Software Engineer
10 20 (2.70%) Lead Developer
11 16 (2.16%) Java Developer
12 14 (1.89%) Programmer
12 14 (1.89%) Web Developer
12 14 (1.89%) Android Software Engineer
13 13 (1.75%) Front-End Developer
13 13 (1.75%) Lead Android Developer
14 11 (1.48%) Senior iOS Developer
14 11 (1.48%) Project Manager
15 8 (1.08%) Architect
15 8 (1.08%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (28.71%) Android SDK
2 183 (24.66%) JSON
3 150 (20.22%) HTML
4 146 (19.68%) REST
5 143 (19.27%) Web Services
6 127 (17.12%) CSS
7 97 (13.07%) XML
8 95 (12.80%) HTML5
9 74 (9.97%) iOS SDK
10 56 (7.55%) SOAP
11 55 (7.41%) .NET
12 51 (6.87%) RESTful
13 43 (5.80%) CSS3
14 42 (5.66%) Cocoa
15 36 (4.85%) AngularJS
15 36 (4.85%) jQuery
16 30 (4.04%) OpenGL
17 20 (2.70%) PhoneGap
18 19 (2.56%) Flash
19 17 (2.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 327 (44.07%) Mobile App
2 126 (16.98%) User Experience
3 38 (5.12%) Computer Science
4 22 (2.96%) Social Media
5 19 (2.56%) iPhone
5 19 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (2.43%) Streaming Video
7 16 (2.16%) Mobile Payment
8 15 (2.02%) Inversion of Control
8 15 (2.02%) iPad
9 14 (1.89%) Algorithms
10 11 (1.48%) Data Structures
11 10 (1.35%) Mathematics
11 10 (1.35%) Smartphone
12 9 (1.21%) Physics
12 9 (1.21%) Cryptography
12 9 (1.21%) Video on Demand
13 8 (1.08%) Blackberry
14 7 (0.94%) DTV
14 7 (0.94%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 742 (100.00%) Android
2 388 (52.29%) Apple iOS
3 45 (6.06%) Windows
4 22 (2.96%) Windows Phone
5 17 (2.29%) Linux
6 7 (0.94%) Mac OS X
6 7 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
6 7 (0.94%) Windows Phone 7
7 2 (0.27%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.13%) UNIX
8 1 (0.13%) BlackBerry OS
8 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.13%) Debian
8 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (48.38%) Agile Software Development
2 328 (44.20%) iOS Development
3 214 (28.84%) Mobile Development
4 172 (23.18%) TDD
5 123 (16.58%) OO
6 99 (13.34%) Scrum
7 98 (13.21%) E-Commerce
8 93 (12.53%) Continuous Integration
9 80 (10.78%) OOP
10 68 (9.16%) Mobile Application Development
11 66 (8.89%) Software Engineering
12 53 (7.14%) Unit Testing
13 48 (6.47%) BDD
14 43 (5.80%) Automated Testing
14 43 (5.80%) MVC
15 30 (4.04%) Open Source
16 29 (3.91%) OOD
17 28 (3.77%) Automation Testing
18 21 (2.83%) Multithreading
19 20 (2.70%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 311 (41.91%) Java
2 164 (22.10%) JavaScript
3 129 (17.39%) Objective-C
4 73 (9.84%) C++
5 67 (9.03%) C#
6 31 (4.18%) SQL
7 25 (3.37%) C
8 20 (2.70%) Python
9 19 (2.56%) Apple Swift
10 13 (1.75%) PHP
11 11 (1.48%) Ruby
12 10 (1.35%) Scala
13 9 (1.21%) ActionScript
14 4 (0.54%) Assembly Language
14 4 (0.54%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.54%) Apex Code
15 3 (0.40%) Go
15 3 (0.40%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.27%) CoffeeScript
16 2 (0.27%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 39 (5.26%) Degree
2 5 (0.67%) ISEB
2 5 (0.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.27%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.27%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.96%) QA
2 4 (0.54%) IEC 61508
2 4 (0.54%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.27%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (0.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (1.08%) yum
1 8 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.94%) Puppet
3 4 (0.54%) Jitterbit
4 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.27%) SELinux
5 1 (0.13%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 99 (13.34%) Google
2 33 (4.45%) Apple
3 23 (3.10%) Xamarin
4 20 (2.70%) Microsoft
5 9 (1.21%) Facebook
6 8 (1.08%) SAP
7 7 (0.94%) HP
7 7 (0.94%) Appcelerator
7 7 (0.94%) SaltStack
8 6 (0.81%) Twitter
8 6 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.54%) Informatica
9 4 (0.54%) ION Trading
10 3 (0.40%) hybris
10 3 (0.40%) IBM
10 3 (0.40%) Oracle
11 2 (0.27%) Adobe
11 2 (0.27%) Telerik
11 2 (0.27%) MicroStrategy
12 1 (0.13%) Endeca
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £250 - £325 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £375.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
TEKsystems
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + D.O.E.
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Computer People
Rate: £400.00 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Noir Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Noir Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £250 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Staffordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Chester
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £390 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago