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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Software Development
Rank 340 332 303
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -29
Contract jobs citing Android Development 268 286 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.61% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.78% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 184 191
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £338
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 17
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.90 £31.44 £29.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.75 £40.90 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +23.07%
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
38418 36663 34938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.41% 77.86% 77.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 25454 23704 21566
Average daily rate £430 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1094 997 1101
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.72 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -20 132 £418 -1.76% 84
South East +52 75 £368 -0.67% 31
North West -11 19 £325 -23.52% 20
South West +2 13 £325 -7.14% 19
Yorkshire -28 8 £415 +17.73% 6
East of England -1 7 £350 +48.93% 7
East Midlands -29 6 £275 -18.51% 12
West Midlands -14 2 £400 +28.00% 8
Android Development
UK

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 607 (100.00%) Android
2 313 (51.57%) Java
3 245 (40.36%) Agile Software Development
4 229 (37.73%) Apple iOS
5 224 (36.90%) Mobile App
6 188 (30.97%) iOS Development
7 170 (28.01%) Android SDK
8 136 (22.41%) Mobile Development
9 119 (19.60%) TDD
10 118 (19.44%) JSON
10 118 (19.44%) User Experience
11 102 (16.80%) REST
12 97 (15.98%) JavaScript
13 91 (14.99%) Scrum
14 89 (14.66%) OO
15 88 (14.50%) Git (software)
16 79 (13.01%) RESTful
16 79 (13.01%) HTML
17 77 (12.69%) Web Services
18 71 (11.70%) Android Studio
19 70 (11.53%) Objective-C
19 70 (11.53%) Google
20 65 (10.71%) CSS
21 61 (10.05%) Continuous Integration
22 57 (9.39%) BDD
22 57 (9.39%) C++
23 56 (9.23%) XML
24 53 (8.73%) Software Engineering
25 49 (8.07%) Eclipse
26 46 (7.58%) OOP

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 26 (4.28%) Node.js
2 7 (1.15%) CMS
3 5 (0.82%) Confluence
4 3 (0.49%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.33%) concrete5
5 2 (0.33%) Drupal
5 2 (0.33%) ExpressionEngine
5 2 (0.33%) IIS
5 2 (0.33%) Joomla!
5 2 (0.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.33%) WordPress
6 1 (0.16%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (0.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.33%) 3ds Max
2 2 (0.33%) Acrobat
2 2 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.33%) GIMP
2 2 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.49%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.33%) Magento
3 2 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.65%) GitHub
3 8 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (0.99%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 5 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.66%) Amazon Glacier
6 4 (0.66%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.66%) Google App Engine
6 4 (0.66%) Heroku
6 4 (0.66%) PaaS
6 4 (0.66%) Route 53
7 2 (0.33%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.16%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.14%) Bluetooth
1 13 (2.14%) HTTP
2 12 (1.98%) TCP/IP
3 9 (1.48%) Internet
4 8 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (0.82%) RTSP
6 4 (0.66%) VoIP
7 3 (0.49%) NFC
7 3 (0.49%) PPP
7 3 (0.49%) PPTP
8 2 (0.33%) Firewall
8 2 (0.33%) FTP
8 2 (0.33%) Skype
8 2 (0.33%) Wireless
9 1 (0.16%) 4G
9 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.16%) iBeacon
9 1 (0.16%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (5.44%) SQLite
2 15 (2.47%) SQL Server
3 9 (1.48%) MySQL
4 7 (1.15%) MongoDB
5 6 (0.99%) Big Data
6 4 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (0.66%) RDBMS
6 4 (0.66%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.66%) SAP HANA
7 3 (0.49%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.33%) Redis
8 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.16%) BigQuery
9 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 88 (14.50%) Git (software)
2 71 (11.70%) Android Studio
3 49 (8.07%) Eclipse
4 45 (7.41%) Jenkins
5 44 (7.25%) Gradle
6 40 (6.59%) Subversion
7 25 (4.12%) Xcode
8 17 (2.80%) Ant
9 16 (2.64%) Appium
10 15 (2.47%) Maven
11 14 (2.31%) JIRA
11 14 (2.31%) Sonatype Nexus
12 12 (1.98%) Robotium
13 10 (1.65%) Artifactory
13 10 (1.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 10 (1.65%) Mockito
14 9 (1.48%) Bitbucket
15 6 (0.99%) Appcelerator Titanium
15 6 (0.99%) Calabash
15 6 (0.99%) Cucumber
General
1 37 (6.10%) Banking
1 37 (6.10%) Finance
2 33 (5.44%) Telecoms
3 24 (3.95%) Games
4 19 (3.13%) Retail
5 12 (1.98%) Electronics
5 12 (1.98%) Publishing
6 11 (1.81%) Marketing
7 7 (1.15%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.99%) Legal
9 5 (0.82%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.66%) Advertising
10 4 (0.66%) Automotive
11 3 (0.49%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.33%) Back Office
12 2 (0.33%) iGaming
13 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.16%) Law
13 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 540 (88.96%) Developer
2 455 (74.96%) Android Developer
3 102 (16.80%) iOS Developer
4 89 (14.66%) iOS Android Developer
5 78 (12.85%) Senior Developer
6 77 (12.69%) Applications Developer
7 70 (11.53%) Mobile Developer
8 65 (10.71%) Senior Android Developer
9 45 (7.41%) Java Developer
10 31 (5.11%) Android Engineer
11 30 (4.94%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 18 (2.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 17 (2.80%) Software Engineer
14 16 (2.64%) Lead Developer
15 13 (2.14%) Lead Android Developer
16 11 (1.81%) JavaScript Developer
16 11 (1.81%) Programmer
17 10 (1.65%) Senior iOS Developer
18 9 (1.48%) Java Mobile Developer
18 9 (1.48%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (28.01%) Android SDK
2 118 (19.44%) JSON
3 102 (16.80%) REST
4 79 (13.01%) HTML
4 79 (13.01%) RESTful
5 77 (12.69%) Web Services
6 65 (10.71%) CSS
7 56 (9.23%) XML
8 45 (7.41%) HTML5
9 35 (5.77%) iOS SDK
10 34 (5.60%) .NET
11 33 (5.44%) SOAP
12 25 (4.12%) CSS3
13 22 (3.62%) AngularJS
14 19 (3.13%) jQuery
15 18 (2.97%) OpenGL
16 13 (2.14%) J2ME
16 13 (2.14%) PhoneGap
17 12 (1.98%) J2EE
18 11 (1.81%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 224 (36.90%) Mobile App
2 118 (19.44%) User Experience
3 22 (3.62%) Computer Science
4 16 (2.64%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (2.31%) Streaming Video
6 12 (1.98%) Blackberry
6 12 (1.98%) iPad
6 12 (1.98%) Social Media
7 11 (1.81%) Digital Media
8 10 (1.65%) Animation
9 9 (1.48%) Data Structures
9 9 (1.48%) iPhone
10 8 (1.32%) Augmented Reality
10 8 (1.32%) Motion Graphics
11 7 (1.15%) Device Driver
11 7 (1.15%) Social Network
11 7 (1.15%) Video on Demand
12 6 (0.99%) Handset
12 6 (0.99%) Mobile Banking
13 5 (0.82%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 607 (100.00%) Android
2 229 (37.73%) Apple iOS
3 44 (7.25%) Windows
4 33 (5.44%) Linux
5 10 (1.65%) Windows Phone
6 5 (0.82%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.49%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.33%) BlackBerry OS
9 2 (0.33%) CentOS
9 2 (0.33%) Unix
9 2 (0.33%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (40.36%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (30.97%) iOS Development
3 136 (22.41%) Mobile Development
4 119 (19.60%) TDD
5 91 (14.99%) Scrum
6 89 (14.66%) OO
7 61 (10.05%) Continuous Integration
8 57 (9.39%) BDD
9 53 (8.73%) Software Engineering
10 46 (7.58%) OOP
11 45 (7.41%) Unit Testing
12 40 (6.59%) E-Commerce
12 40 (6.59%) Mobile Application Development
13 21 (3.46%) Multithreading
14 19 (3.13%) Open Source
14 19 (3.13%) Project Management
15 18 (2.97%) Front End Development
16 17 (2.80%) Analytics
16 17 (2.80%) Automated Testing
17 15 (2.47%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 313 (51.57%) Java
2 97 (15.98%) JavaScript
3 70 (11.53%) Objective-C
4 57 (9.39%) C++
5 40 (6.59%) C#
6 32 (5.27%) SQL
7 29 (4.78%) Apple Swift
8 28 (4.61%) Python
9 24 (3.95%) C
10 22 (3.62%) PHP
11 10 (1.65%) Ruby
12 4 (0.66%) ActionScript
13 3 (0.49%) GLSL
14 2 (0.33%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.33%) Bourne shell
14 2 (0.33%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.33%) VB
14 2 (0.33%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.16%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.16%) Perl
Qualifications
1 35 (5.77%) Degree
2 3 (0.49%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.16%) PhD
4 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.61%) QA
2 1 (0.16%) MISRA
System Software
1 4 (0.66%) Firmware
2 2 (0.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (0.66%) yum
2 3 (0.49%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.16%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 70 (11.53%) Google
2 22 (3.62%) Xamarin
3 17 (2.80%) Apple
4 11 (1.81%) Microsoft
5 9 (1.48%) Oracle
5 9 (1.48%) SAP
6 5 (0.82%) Adobe
6 5 (0.82%) Facebook
7 4 (0.66%) Twitter
8 3 (0.49%) Appcelerator
8 3 (0.49%) MobileIron
8 3 (0.49%) Sencha
9 2 (0.33%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.33%) Zend
10 1 (0.16%) Apigee
10 1 (0.16%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.16%) OpenText
10 1 (0.16%) PayPal
10 1 (0.16%) Sony
London
Salt
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol Area
Venn Group
Rate: £300 - £350 Per Day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £1 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Intelletec
Rate: From £350 to £360 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £400 to £600 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £350 to £425 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Jambo Ltd
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Zion Recruitment
Rate: £0 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Data Idols
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Creation Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment
Rate: Market related
Posted: 17 days ago
Nottingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
England
People Source Consulting
Rate: €50 - €75 per hour
Posted: 20 days ago