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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Software Development
Rank 288 320 199
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -121
Contract jobs citing Android Development 377 291 508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.71% 0.58% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.75% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 173 383
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.17% -2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £39.75 -
% change year-on-year
-6.91% -
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
41529 38605 35912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.30% 76.37% 75.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 27590 24397 22520
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1128 1085 1024
Average hourly rate £31.00 £24.56 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.22% -18.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +24 220 £475 +16.92% 68
North West +1 39 £356 +1.78% 15
South East -16 37 £345 -6.12% 27
South West +22 35 £425 +47.82% 15
East of England +16 22 £300 -22.07% 8
Yorkshire -39 11 £350 +16.27% 16
West Midlands +5 9 £375 +21.95% 10
East Midlands -7 7 £275 -5.17% 7
North East -28 2 - - 5
Android Development
UK

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 755 (100.00%) Android
2 394 (52.19%) Apple iOS
3 382 (50.60%) Agile Software Development
4 336 (44.50%) Mobile App
5 330 (43.71%) iOS Development
6 312 (41.32%) Java
7 223 (29.54%) Android SDK
8 222 (29.40%) Mobile Development
9 195 (25.83%) JSON
10 181 (23.97%) TDD
11 157 (20.79%) REST
12 152 (20.13%) JavaScript
13 144 (19.07%) Web Services
14 135 (17.88%) HTML
15 130 (17.22%) Objective-C
16 129 (17.09%) User Experience
17 121 (16.03%) OO
18 115 (15.23%) CSS
19 111 (14.70%) Scrum
20 102 (13.51%) Google
21 101 (13.38%) XML
22 100 (13.25%) Continuous Integration
23 95 (12.58%) E-Commerce
24 92 (12.19%) Git (software)
25 85 (11.26%) HTML5
26 80 (10.60%) iOS SDK
26 80 (10.60%) OOP
27 74 (9.80%) Software Engineering
28 73 (9.67%) C++
29 66 (8.74%) Mobile Application Development

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 34 (4.50%) Node.js
2 9 (1.19%) Confluence
3 5 (0.66%) uiautomator
4 4 (0.53%) IIS
5 2 (0.26%) CMS
5 2 (0.26%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.13%) WordPress
6 1 (0.13%) Apache
6 1 (0.13%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 2 (0.26%) Photoshop
1 2 (0.26%) 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 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.19%) GitHub
3 3 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.13%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.13%) Route 53
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon Glacier
5 1 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.65%) Internet
2 11 (1.46%) NFC
3 6 (0.79%) HTTP
4 5 (0.66%) Bluetooth
4 5 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (0.53%) iBeacon
6 3 (0.40%) Wireless
6 3 (0.40%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.26%) RTSP
7 2 (0.26%) FTP
8 1 (0.13%) LTE
8 1 (0.13%) 4G
8 1 (0.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (6.62%) SQLite
2 20 (2.65%) SQL Server
3 15 (1.99%) MySQL
4 7 (0.93%) MongoDB
5 5 (0.66%) Redis
6 4 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (0.40%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.40%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.40%) Big Data
7 3 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.26%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.13%) DB2
9 1 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.13%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.13%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 92 (12.19%) Git (software)
2 57 (7.55%) Android Studio
3 37 (4.90%) Eclipse
4 33 (4.37%) Xcode
5 32 (4.24%) Subversion
6 30 (3.97%) Jenkins
7 20 (2.65%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 18 (2.38%) NUnit
8 18 (2.38%) Appium
9 15 (1.99%) Calabash
10 13 (1.72%) Gradle
11 11 (1.46%) Robotium
12 10 (1.32%) Robolectric
13 9 (1.19%) Cucumber
14 6 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (0.66%) Mocha
15 5 (0.66%) Maven
15 5 (0.66%) Mechanoid
16 4 (0.53%) JIRA
16 4 (0.53%) Selenium
General
1 51 (6.75%) Finance
2 32 (4.24%) Retail
3 27 (3.58%) Telecoms
4 26 (3.44%) Games
5 18 (2.38%) Banking
6 13 (1.72%) Marketing
7 12 (1.59%) Electronics
8 9 (1.19%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.06%) Automotive
10 7 (0.93%) Publishing
11 3 (0.40%) Back Office
11 3 (0.40%) Advertising
11 3 (0.40%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.26%) Legal
13 1 (0.13%) Law
13 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 676 (89.54%) Developer
2 463 (61.32%) Android Developer
3 142 (18.81%) Mobile Developer
4 134 (17.75%) iOS Developer
5 94 (12.45%) Senior Developer
6 67 (8.87%) Senior Android Developer
7 47 (6.23%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 42 (5.56%) Applications Developer
9 28 (3.71%) Software Engineer
10 23 (3.05%) Lead Developer
11 17 (2.25%) Lead Android Developer
12 16 (2.12%) Programmer
12 16 (2.12%) Java Developer
12 16 (2.12%) Android Software Engineer
13 15 (1.99%) Senior iOS Developer
14 14 (1.85%) Web Developer
15 11 (1.46%) Project Manager
16 8 (1.06%) Designer
17 7 (0.93%) Front-End Developer
17 7 (0.93%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (29.54%) Android SDK
2 195 (25.83%) JSON
3 157 (20.79%) REST
4 144 (19.07%) Web Services
5 135 (17.88%) HTML
6 115 (15.23%) CSS
7 101 (13.38%) XML
8 85 (11.26%) HTML5
9 80 (10.60%) iOS SDK
10 59 (7.81%) SOAP
11 56 (7.42%) RESTful
12 53 (7.02%) .NET
13 42 (5.56%) Cocoa
14 35 (4.64%) CSS3
15 33 (4.37%) jQuery
16 31 (4.11%) OpenGL
16 31 (4.11%) AngularJS
17 21 (2.78%) J2ME
18 19 (2.52%) Ajax
19 18 (2.38%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 336 (44.50%) Mobile App
2 129 (17.09%) User Experience
3 35 (4.64%) Computer Science
4 23 (3.05%) Social Media
5 21 (2.78%) iPhone
6 20 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (2.25%) Inversion of Control
8 16 (2.12%) iPad
9 15 (1.99%) Algorithms
10 12 (1.59%) Mobile Payment
10 12 (1.59%) Smartphone
11 11 (1.46%) Streaming Video
11 11 (1.46%) Data Structures
12 9 (1.19%) Cryptography
12 9 (1.19%) Blackberry
12 9 (1.19%) Social Network
13 8 (1.06%) Digital Media
13 8 (1.06%) Video on Demand
14 7 (0.93%) DTV
15 6 (0.79%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 755 (100.00%) Android
2 394 (52.19%) Apple iOS
3 47 (6.23%) Windows
4 21 (2.78%) Windows Phone
5 15 (1.99%) Linux
6 9 (1.19%) Windows Phone 7
7 5 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.26%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.13%) UNIX
9 1 (0.13%) BlackBerry OS
9 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.13%) Debian
9 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 382 (50.60%) Agile Software Development
2 330 (43.71%) iOS Development
3 222 (29.40%) Mobile Development
4 181 (23.97%) TDD
5 121 (16.03%) OO
6 111 (14.70%) Scrum
7 100 (13.25%) Continuous Integration
8 95 (12.58%) E-Commerce
9 80 (10.60%) OOP
10 74 (9.80%) Software Engineering
11 66 (8.74%) Mobile Application Development
12 57 (7.55%) Unit Testing
13 54 (7.15%) BDD
14 39 (5.17%) MVC
15 33 (4.37%) Automated Testing
16 32 (4.24%) Open Source
17 30 (3.97%) Automation Testing
18 28 (3.71%) OOD
19 22 (2.91%) Multithreading
19 22 (2.91%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 312 (41.32%) Java
2 152 (20.13%) JavaScript
3 130 (17.22%) Objective-C
4 73 (9.67%) C++
5 65 (8.61%) C#
6 34 (4.50%) SQL
7 23 (3.05%) C
8 21 (2.78%) Apple Swift
9 18 (2.38%) Python
10 15 (1.99%) PHP
11 11 (1.46%) Ruby
12 10 (1.32%) Scala
13 9 (1.19%) ActionScript
14 4 (0.53%) Assembly Language
14 4 (0.53%) Apex Code
15 3 (0.40%) Go
15 3 (0.40%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.40%) GLSL
16 2 (0.26%) CoffeeScript
16 2 (0.26%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 37 (4.90%) Degree
2 5 (0.66%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.40%) ISEB
4 2 (0.26%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.97%) QA
2 4 (0.53%) IEC 61508
2 4 (0.53%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.13%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 8 (1.06%) yum
1 8 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.93%) Puppet
3 4 (0.53%) Jitterbit
4 2 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.13%) SELinux
5 1 (0.13%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 102 (13.51%) Google
2 32 (4.24%) Apple
3 26 (3.44%) Xamarin
4 22 (2.91%) Microsoft
5 8 (1.06%) SAP
6 7 (0.93%) HP
6 7 (0.93%) SaltStack
6 7 (0.93%) Facebook
7 6 (0.79%) Appcelerator
7 6 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.53%) Informatica
8 4 (0.53%) ION Trading
9 3 (0.40%) hybris
9 3 (0.40%) Apigee
10 2 (0.26%) Oracle
10 2 (0.26%) Twitter
10 2 (0.26%) Telerik
10 2 (0.26%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.13%) Endeca
11 1 (0.13%) Sencha
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
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Rate: Up to £525 per day 6 month contract
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Rate: Unspecified £Market Rates per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
East London
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Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £285 - £340 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £600 per day + competitive
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Chester
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Rate: £350 - £390 per day + Free Breakfast/Lunch
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Rate: £250 - £350 per day
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London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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