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 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Software Development
Rank 315 286 243
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -43
Contract jobs citing Android Development 272 296 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.64% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.85% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 182 234
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £487 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
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
36351 34773 30324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.21% 75.40% 73.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 23239 21322 18460
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 982 1077 1109
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.31 £12.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 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 4 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 4 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 -22 160 £425 +6.25% 69
South East -13 46 £333 -18.90% 42
North West -11 17 £413 +22.22% 14
East Midlands +9 16 £300 - 8
South West 0 11 £325 - 15
East of England -4 10 £275 -14.06% 4
Yorkshire -24 8 £353 +4.44% 11
West Midlands -13 3 £250 -28.57% 7
North East +2 1 £400 +20.75% 2
Android Development
UK

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 576 (100.00%) Android
2 283 (49.13%) Java
3 246 (42.71%) Apple iOS
4 244 (42.36%) Agile Software Development
5 200 (34.72%) iOS Development
6 180 (31.25%) Mobile App
7 140 (24.31%) Web Services
8 139 (24.13%) Android SDK
9 131 (22.74%) HTML
10 128 (22.22%) JavaScript
11 114 (19.79%) TDD
11 114 (19.79%) JSON
12 111 (19.27%) Git (software)
13 103 (17.88%) CSS
14 101 (17.53%) OO
15 94 (16.32%) User Experience
16 85 (14.76%) Google
17 83 (14.41%) Scrum
18 79 (13.72%) REST
19 77 (13.37%) HTML5
20 75 (13.02%) RESTful
21 68 (11.81%) XML
22 65 (11.28%) OOP
23 64 (11.11%) E-Commerce
24 63 (10.94%) Objective-C
25 61 (10.59%) .NET
26 57 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
27 56 (9.72%) Finance
28 53 (9.20%) C#
29 52 (9.03%) Android Studio

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 9 (1.56%) Node.js
1 9 (1.56%) CMS
2 6 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (0.87%) uiautomator
4 4 (0.69%) Apache
4 4 (0.69%) IIS
5 3 (0.52%) nginx
6 2 (0.35%) Joomla!
6 2 (0.35%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.35%) WordPress
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.17%) Confluence
7 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.17%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.17%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (0.69%) Doxygen
2 2 (0.35%) Maya
2 2 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.35%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.35%) Magento
2 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (0.87%) Heroku
2 5 (0.87%) PaaS
2 5 (0.87%) GitHub
3 4 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.52%) Google App Engine
4 3 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.65%) HTTP
2 11 (1.91%) Internet
3 9 (1.56%) NFC
4 8 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (1.04%) HTTPS
6 5 (0.87%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.87%) Bluetooth
6 5 (0.87%) RTSP
7 4 (0.69%) VPN
8 2 (0.35%) 3G
8 2 (0.35%) DVB
9 1 (0.17%) DLNA
9 1 (0.17%) SSL
9 1 (0.17%) PPP
9 1 (0.17%) WLAN
9 1 (0.17%) PPTP
9 1 (0.17%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (5.73%) SQLite
2 23 (3.99%) MySQL
3 19 (3.30%) SQL Server
4 10 (1.74%) NoSQL
5 8 (1.39%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.69%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.17%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.17%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.17%) Big Data
9 1 (0.17%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 111 (19.27%) Git (software)
2 52 (9.03%) Android Studio
3 42 (7.29%) Subversion
4 35 (6.08%) Xcode
5 29 (5.03%) Maven
6 28 (4.86%) JUnit
7 25 (4.34%) Eclipse
8 23 (3.99%) Calabash
9 18 (3.13%) Ant
9 18 (3.13%) Appium
9 18 (3.13%) Jenkins
10 16 (2.78%) Cucumber
10 16 (2.78%) Robolectric
11 15 (2.60%) Robotium
12 13 (2.26%) Gradle
12 13 (2.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 12 (2.08%) Mockito
14 11 (1.91%) TeamCity
15 10 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 9 (1.56%) Artifactory
General
1 56 (9.72%) Finance
2 20 (3.47%) Retail
3 18 (3.13%) Publishing
4 17 (2.95%) Games
4 17 (2.95%) Banking
5 11 (1.91%) Marketing
6 10 (1.74%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.56%) Advertising
8 8 (1.39%) Retail Banking
9 6 (1.04%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.69%) Electronics
11 3 (0.52%) Automotive
11 3 (0.52%) Law
11 3 (0.52%) Legal
11 3 (0.52%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.35%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.35%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.17%) Billing
13 1 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 525 (91.15%) Developer
2 379 (65.80%) Android Developer
3 77 (13.37%) Mobile Developer
4 63 (10.94%) Senior Developer
5 57 (9.90%) iOS Developer
6 49 (8.51%) Senior Android Developer
7 30 (5.21%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 21 (3.65%) Applications Developer
9 17 (2.95%) Architect
10 13 (2.26%) Front-End Developer
11 11 (1.91%) Lead Developer
11 11 (1.91%) Web Developer
11 11 (1.91%) .NET Developer
12 10 (1.74%) C# Developer
13 8 (1.39%) Java Developer
13 8 (1.39%) Solutions Architect
14 7 (1.22%) Software Engineer
14 7 (1.22%) Analyst
15 6 (1.04%) Xamarin Developer
16 5 (0.87%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (24.31%) Web Services
2 139 (24.13%) Android SDK
3 131 (22.74%) HTML
4 114 (19.79%) JSON
5 103 (17.88%) CSS
6 79 (13.72%) REST
7 77 (13.37%) HTML5
8 75 (13.02%) RESTful
9 68 (11.81%) XML
10 61 (10.59%) .NET
11 47 (8.16%) iOS SDK
12 37 (6.42%) jQuery
12 37 (6.42%) CSS3
13 32 (5.56%) PhoneGap
14 28 (4.86%) AngularJS
15 21 (3.65%) Android NDK
16 20 (3.47%) JNI
16 20 (3.47%) Apache Cordova
17 19 (3.30%) RoboGuice
18 18 (3.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 180 (31.25%) Mobile App
2 94 (16.32%) User Experience
3 25 (4.34%) Mobile Payment
4 23 (3.99%) iPhone
5 20 (3.47%) Computer Science
6 16 (2.78%) iPad
7 14 (2.43%) Open Source
7 14 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (2.08%) Blackberry
9 11 (1.91%) Social Media
9 11 (1.91%) Data Structures
10 10 (1.74%) Streaming Video
10 10 (1.74%) Algorithms
11 8 (1.39%) Statistics
11 8 (1.39%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.22%) Smartphone
13 5 (0.87%) Embedded Systems
13 5 (0.87%) Mathematics
13 5 (0.87%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 576 (100.00%) Android
2 246 (42.71%) Apple iOS
3 51 (8.85%) Windows
4 33 (5.73%) Linux
5 15 (2.60%) Windows Phone
5 15 (2.60%) Mac OS X
6 11 (1.91%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (0.69%) UNIX
8 2 (0.35%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.35%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (0.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 244 (42.36%) Agile Software Development
2 200 (34.72%) iOS Development
3 114 (19.79%) TDD
4 101 (17.53%) OO
5 83 (14.41%) Scrum
6 65 (11.28%) OOP
7 64 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 57 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
9 48 (8.33%) Unit Testing
10 47 (8.16%) BDD
11 43 (7.47%) MVC
12 35 (6.08%) Mobile Application Development
13 32 (5.56%) OOD
14 30 (5.21%) Automated Testing
14 30 (5.21%) Software Engineering
15 28 (4.86%) Multithreading
16 25 (4.34%) Kanban
17 20 (3.47%) Dependency Injection
18 18 (3.13%) OOA/OOD
19 14 (2.43%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 283 (49.13%) Java
2 128 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 63 (10.94%) Objective-C
4 53 (9.20%) C#
5 33 (5.73%) C++
6 31 (5.38%) SQL
7 29 (5.03%) C
8 24 (4.17%) PHP
9 17 (2.95%) Python
10 16 (2.78%) Ruby
11 3 (0.52%) PHP5
11 3 (0.52%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.52%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.35%) Lua
12 2 (0.35%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.35%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.35%) Perl
12 2 (0.35%) Clojure
12 2 (0.35%) GLSL
12 2 (0.35%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 35 (6.08%) Degree
2 17 (2.95%) VCP4
3 5 (0.87%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.52%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.52%) ISEB
5 2 (0.35%) Siebel Certification
5 2 (0.35%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.17%) CBAP
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (0.35%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.17%) IAG
1 1 (0.17%) Docker
1 1 (0.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (0.52%) yum
1 3 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.35%) SELinux
Vendors
1 85 (14.76%) Google
2 20 (3.47%) Xamarin
3 16 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 11 (1.91%) Apple
5 9 (1.56%) Facebook
6 7 (1.22%) Sencha
7 6 (1.04%) Oracle
7 6 (1.04%) Twitter
7 6 (1.04%) Sitecore
8 4 (0.69%) Zend
8 4 (0.69%) IBM
8 4 (0.69%) Kony
8 4 (0.69%) Appcelerator
9 3 (0.52%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.35%) Adobe
10 2 (0.35%) Siebel
11 1 (0.17%) StreamBase
11 1 (0.17%) Symbian
11 1 (0.17%) Metastorm
11 1 (0.17%) Lotus
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City of London
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
South East
Exposed Solutions
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £38 - £40 per hour
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City of London
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £400 to £425 p/day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Rate: £400 to £425 p/day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £280 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
People Source
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £275 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Rate: Excellent market rates paid weekly
Posted: 6 days ago
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