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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Software Development
Rank 331 312 241
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -71
Contract jobs citing Android Development 270 270 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.56% 0.57% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.76% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 164 229
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£400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 4
Average hourly rate £39.00 £33.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £30.55 £28.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.65 £43.25 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -7.14%
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
37161 35673 30835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.42% 75.44% 73.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 23489 22217 18883
Average daily rate £425 £408 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1070 1065 1029
Average hourly rate £29.00 £26.88 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.90% -14.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android Development across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Android Development Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 March 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 +12 169 £425 +6.25% 77
South East -41 34 £341 -2.50% 38
North West -2 22 £400 +14.28% 17
South West +7 16 £330 -28.64% 15
East of England -1 12 £325 +1.56% 4
East Midlands -9 7 £400 +42.85% 2
Yorkshire -25 5 £360 +8.67% 6
West Midlands -12 4 - - 2
North East 0 1 £400 +20.75% 3
Android Development
UK

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 553 (100.00%) Android
2 271 (49.01%) Java
3 243 (43.94%) Apple iOS
4 239 (43.22%) Agile Software Development
5 204 (36.89%) iOS Development
6 175 (31.65%) Mobile App
7 127 (22.97%) TDD
7 127 (22.97%) Web Services
8 123 (22.24%) HTML
8 123 (22.24%) Android SDK
9 120 (21.70%) JavaScript
10 111 (20.07%) Git (software)
11 109 (19.71%) JSON
12 100 (18.08%) CSS
13 95 (17.18%) User Experience
14 90 (16.27%) Scrum
15 88 (15.91%) OO
16 79 (14.29%) REST
17 78 (14.10%) HTML5
17 78 (14.10%) Google
18 68 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
19 64 (11.57%) E-Commerce
20 62 (11.21%) OOP
20 62 (11.21%) Objective-C
20 62 (11.21%) RESTful
21 61 (11.03%) .NET
22 58 (10.49%) XML
23 57 (10.31%) Android Studio
24 55 (9.95%) Finance
25 53 (9.58%) Unit Testing

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 12 (2.17%) Node.js
2 8 (1.45%) uiautomator
2 8 (1.45%) CMS
3 6 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (0.72%) IIS
5 3 (0.54%) Apache
6 2 (0.36%) Joomla!
6 2 (0.36%) nginx
6 2 (0.36%) Confluence
6 2 (0.36%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.36%) WordPress
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.18%) Drupal
7 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.18%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.18%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.18%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.18%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.18%) Maya
1 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.18%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 3 (0.54%) Magento
2 1 (0.18%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.27%) GitHub
2 5 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.90%) PaaS
2 5 (0.90%) Heroku
3 3 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (0.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (0.54%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.89%) HTTP
2 13 (2.35%) Internet
3 9 (1.63%) NFC
4 8 (1.45%) Bluetooth
5 5 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (0.90%) RTSP
6 4 (0.72%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.36%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.36%) 3G
8 1 (0.18%) DVB
8 1 (0.18%) PPTP
8 1 (0.18%) Wireless
8 1 (0.18%) ASN.1
8 1 (0.18%) DLNA
8 1 (0.18%) SSL
8 1 (0.18%) VPN
8 1 (0.18%) WLAN
8 1 (0.18%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (4.70%) SQLite
2 18 (3.25%) SQL Server
3 17 (3.07%) MySQL
4 8 (1.45%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.54%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.36%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.18%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.18%) Big Data
7 1 (0.18%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 111 (20.07%) Git (software)
2 57 (10.31%) Android Studio
3 41 (7.41%) Subversion
4 30 (5.42%) Maven
4 30 (5.42%) JUnit
5 29 (5.24%) Xcode
6 26 (4.70%) Eclipse
7 24 (4.34%) Calabash
8 20 (3.62%) Jenkins
9 18 (3.25%) Ant
9 18 (3.25%) Robotium
9 18 (3.25%) Appium
10 17 (3.07%) Robolectric
10 17 (3.07%) Cucumber
11 16 (2.89%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 12 (2.17%) TeamCity
12 12 (2.17%) Mockito
12 12 (2.17%) Gradle
13 10 (1.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (1.63%) Artifactory
General
1 55 (9.95%) Finance
2 17 (3.07%) Games
2 17 (3.07%) Retail
3 16 (2.89%) Banking
4 15 (2.71%) Publishing
5 9 (1.63%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.45%) Advertising
6 8 (1.45%) Retail Banking
7 6 (1.08%) Marketing
7 6 (1.08%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.54%) Electronics
8 3 (0.54%) Law
8 3 (0.54%) Legal
8 3 (0.54%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.36%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.18%) Automotive
10 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.18%) Billing
10 1 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 500 (90.42%) Developer
2 352 (63.65%) Android Developer
3 81 (14.65%) Mobile Developer
4 65 (11.75%) Senior Developer
5 58 (10.49%) iOS Developer
6 48 (8.68%) Senior Android Developer
7 34 (6.15%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 22 (3.98%) Applications Developer
9 17 (3.07%) Architect
10 14 (2.53%) Front-End Developer
11 13 (2.35%) Lead Developer
12 11 (1.99%) .NET Developer
13 9 (1.63%) Web Developer
13 9 (1.63%) Software Engineer
14 8 (1.45%) Solutions Architect
14 8 (1.45%) C# Developer
15 7 (1.27%) Java Developer
16 6 (1.08%) Xamarin Developer
17 5 (0.90%) Senior Front-End Developer
17 5 (0.90%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (22.97%) Web Services
2 123 (22.24%) HTML
2 123 (22.24%) Android SDK
3 109 (19.71%) JSON
4 100 (18.08%) CSS
5 79 (14.29%) REST
6 78 (14.10%) HTML5
7 62 (11.21%) RESTful
8 61 (11.03%) .NET
9 58 (10.49%) XML
10 42 (7.59%) CSS3
11 41 (7.41%) iOS SDK
12 40 (7.23%) jQuery
13 33 (5.97%) AngularJS
14 31 (5.61%) PhoneGap
15 21 (3.80%) Android NDK
16 18 (3.25%) Apache Cordova
16 18 (3.25%) SOAP
17 17 (3.07%) ASP.NET
17 17 (3.07%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 175 (31.65%) Mobile App
2 95 (17.18%) User Experience
3 26 (4.70%) Mobile Payment
4 24 (4.34%) Computer Science
5 17 (3.07%) iPhone
6 14 (2.53%) iPad
7 11 (1.99%) Open Source
7 11 (1.99%) Data Structures
8 10 (1.81%) Social Media
8 10 (1.81%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (1.81%) Streaming Video
9 9 (1.63%) Blackberry
9 9 (1.63%) Algorithms
10 8 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.45%) Statistics
11 7 (1.27%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.08%) Mathematics
13 5 (0.90%) Physics
13 5 (0.90%) Smartphone
13 5 (0.90%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 553 (100.00%) Android
2 243 (43.94%) Apple iOS
3 50 (9.04%) Windows
4 25 (4.52%) Linux
5 15 (2.71%) Mac OS X
6 14 (2.53%) Windows Phone
7 11 (1.99%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (0.72%) UNIX
9 1 (0.18%) Debian
9 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (43.22%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (36.89%) iOS Development
3 127 (22.97%) TDD
4 90 (16.27%) Scrum
5 88 (15.91%) OO
6 68 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
7 64 (11.57%) E-Commerce
8 62 (11.21%) OOP
9 53 (9.58%) Unit Testing
10 48 (8.68%) BDD
11 37 (6.69%) MVC
12 36 (6.51%) Automated Testing
13 35 (6.33%) Mobile Application Development
14 34 (6.15%) Software Engineering
15 31 (5.61%) OOD
16 27 (4.88%) Kanban
17 25 (4.52%) Multithreading
18 20 (3.62%) Dependency Injection
19 19 (3.44%) OOA/OOD
20 15 (2.71%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 271 (49.01%) Java
2 120 (21.70%) JavaScript
3 62 (11.21%) Objective-C
4 50 (9.04%) C#
5 33 (5.97%) C++
6 25 (4.52%) SQL
7 23 (4.16%) C
8 20 (3.62%) PHP
8 20 (3.62%) Python
9 15 (2.71%) Ruby
10 3 (0.54%) PHP5
10 3 (0.54%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.54%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.54%) Clojure
11 2 (0.36%) GLSL
11 2 (0.36%) Scala
11 2 (0.36%) Perl
11 2 (0.36%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.18%) Groovy
12 1 (0.18%) Lua
Qualifications
1 36 (6.51%) Degree
2 2 (0.36%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.36%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.70%) QA
2 2 (0.36%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.18%) Firmware
1 1 (0.18%) IAG
1 1 (0.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.72%) yum
1 4 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.36%) SELinux
Vendors
1 78 (14.10%) Google
2 15 (2.71%) Xamarin
3 12 (2.17%) Apple
4 9 (1.63%) Microsoft
4 9 (1.63%) Facebook
5 7 (1.27%) Twitter
5 7 (1.27%) Sencha
6 6 (1.08%) Appcelerator
6 6 (1.08%) Sitecore
7 5 (0.90%) IBM
8 4 (0.72%) Oracle
8 4 (0.72%) Kony
9 3 (0.54%) TIBCO
9 3 (0.54%) Zend
10 2 (0.36%) Adobe
11 1 (0.18%) Lotus
11 1 (0.18%) SAP
11 1 (0.18%) Metastorm
11 1 (0.18%) ATG
11 1 (0.18%) hybris
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
X4 Group
Rate: £350 - 425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 350 - 400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Stott & May
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £175 - £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £575 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Rate: 400 to 450 per day GBP
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Hot Rec
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Blue Glue
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Annapurna
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Rate: £400 to £425 p/day
Posted: 6 days ago