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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Software Development
Rank 330 202 283
Rank change year-on-year
-128 +81
Contract jobs citing Android Development 290 500 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.55% 1.04% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 1.39% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 378 212
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£400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £459 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 38
Average hourly rate £53.50 £40.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.75% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.30 £36.00 £34.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.70 £42.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.47% +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
38925 35924 38359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.49% 74.48% 72.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 24714 22629 22625
Average daily rate £413 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.48% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1104 1022 1412
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.97 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.98% -11.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -87 188 £406 +1.56% 58
South East +11 31 £375 +11.11% 24
Yorkshire +9 26 £301 -4.60% 19
West Midlands -19 13 £315 -10.00% 2
South West -47 9 £290 -3.33% 22
East of England -30 8 £363 +20.83% 8
East Midlands +3 6 £300 +9.09% 7
North West -24 4 £350 +12.00% 17
North East - - - - 4
Android Development
UK

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 610 (100.00%) Android
2 282 (46.23%) Java
3 254 (41.64%) Apple iOS
4 204 (33.44%) Agile Software Development
5 199 (32.62%) iOS Development
6 188 (30.82%) Mobile App
7 153 (25.08%) Android SDK
8 136 (22.30%) JSON
8 136 (22.30%) Web Services
9 125 (20.49%) HTML
10 118 (19.34%) XML
11 107 (17.54%) JavaScript
12 90 (14.75%) Google
13 88 (14.43%) TDD
14 83 (13.61%) OO
15 82 (13.44%) CSS
16 81 (13.28%) Objective-C
16 81 (13.28%) User Experience
17 76 (12.46%) OOP
18 71 (11.64%) Git (software)
18 71 (11.64%) RESTful
19 66 (10.82%) HTML5
20 61 (10.00%) MVC
21 55 (9.02%) REST
22 50 (8.20%) E-Commerce
23 48 (7.87%) C++
24 47 (7.70%) Subversion
25 46 (7.54%) Scrum
26 45 (7.38%) Software Engineering
26 45 (7.38%) Finance

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 23 (3.77%) CMS
2 5 (0.82%) Node.js
2 5 (0.82%) Adobe CQ
3 3 (0.49%) WordPress
3 3 (0.49%) Tomcat
3 3 (0.49%) IIS
4 2 (0.33%) Apache
4 2 (0.33%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.33%) Joomla!
4 2 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (0.33%) Umbraco
4 2 (0.33%) Lync
5 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.16%) Confluence
5 1 (0.16%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.16%) Mule
5 1 (0.16%) Lightstreamer
5 1 (0.16%) Facebook Platform
5 1 (0.16%) Drupal
5 1 (0.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (1.48%) Doxygen
2 5 (0.82%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.49%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.33%) Maya
4 2 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.16%) Blender
5 1 (0.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (1.48%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.16%) Magento
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.33%) SaaS
4 1 (0.16%) Force.com
4 1 (0.16%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.59%) HTTP
2 15 (2.46%) VPN
3 14 (2.30%) NFC
4 12 (1.97%) Bluetooth
5 10 (1.64%) Internet
5 10 (1.64%) TCP/IP
5 10 (1.64%) HTTPS
5 10 (1.64%) RTSP
6 6 (0.98%) VoIP
6 6 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (0.66%) DVB
8 1 (0.16%) AMQP
8 1 (0.16%) iBeacon
8 1 (0.16%) RTP
8 1 (0.16%) RFID
8 1 (0.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (4.26%) SQLite
2 24 (3.93%) MySQL
3 11 (1.80%) Relational Database
4 9 (1.48%) SQL Server
5 4 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (0.66%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.49%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.33%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 71 (11.64%) Git (software)
2 47 (7.70%) Subversion
3 43 (7.05%) Xcode
4 38 (6.23%) Eclipse
5 24 (3.93%) JIRA
6 14 (2.30%) Gradle
7 11 (1.80%) Bitbucket
8 10 (1.64%) NUnit
8 10 (1.64%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 10 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (1.48%) Visual Studio
10 8 (1.31%) Ant
11 7 (1.15%) Maven
12 6 (0.98%) Android Studio
13 5 (0.82%) Cucumber
13 5 (0.82%) Mercurial
13 5 (0.82%) Jenkins
13 5 (0.82%) JUnit
14 4 (0.66%) IntelliJ
15 3 (0.49%) Hudson
General
1 45 (7.38%) Finance
2 29 (4.75%) Marketing
3 22 (3.61%) Publishing
4 21 (3.44%) Retail
5 15 (2.46%) Banking
6 14 (2.30%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.80%) Games
8 9 (1.48%) Advertising
9 6 (0.98%) Legal
9 6 (0.98%) French Language
9 6 (0.98%) German Language
10 4 (0.66%) Electronics
11 2 (0.33%) Automotive
11 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.33%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.33%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.16%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 564 (92.46%) Developer
2 431 (70.66%) Android Developer
3 72 (11.80%) Mobile Developer
4 64 (10.49%) iOS Developer
5 48 (7.87%) Senior Developer
6 29 (4.75%) Senior Android Developer
7 27 (4.43%) Lead Developer
8 23 (3.77%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 20 (3.28%) Applications Developer
10 19 (3.11%) Java Developer
11 12 (1.97%) Web Developer
12 11 (1.80%) PHP Developer
12 11 (1.80%) Architect
13 8 (1.31%) Solutions Architect
13 8 (1.31%) iPhone Developer
14 7 (1.15%) Xamarin Developer
15 6 (0.98%) Software Developer
15 6 (0.98%) Software Engineer
15 6 (0.98%) Analyst
15 6 (0.98%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (25.08%) Android SDK
2 136 (22.30%) JSON
2 136 (22.30%) Web Services
3 125 (20.49%) HTML
4 118 (19.34%) XML
5 82 (13.44%) CSS
6 71 (11.64%) RESTful
7 66 (10.82%) HTML5
8 55 (9.02%) REST
9 41 (6.72%) iOS SDK
10 28 (4.59%) jQuery
10 28 (4.59%) SOAP
11 26 (4.26%) .NET
12 23 (3.77%) Ajax
13 21 (3.44%) PhoneGap
14 17 (2.79%) OpenGL
15 15 (2.46%) AngularJS
15 15 (2.46%) Cocoa
16 13 (2.13%) CSS3
16 13 (2.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 188 (30.82%) Mobile App
2 81 (13.28%) User Experience
3 41 (6.72%) iPhone
4 31 (5.08%) Computer Science
5 28 (4.59%) Open Source
5 28 (4.59%) Blackberry
6 26 (4.26%) iPad
7 21 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (3.11%) Digital Media
9 14 (2.30%) Social Media
10 12 (1.97%) Client/Server
10 12 (1.97%) Smartphone
10 12 (1.97%) Mobile Payment
11 10 (1.64%) Streaming Media
12 9 (1.48%) Embedded Systems
12 9 (1.48%) Animation
12 9 (1.48%) Streaming Video
13 7 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
13 7 (1.15%) Video on Demand
13 7 (1.15%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 610 (100.00%) Android
2 254 (41.64%) Apple iOS
3 33 (5.41%) Linux
4 26 (4.26%) Windows
5 5 (0.82%) Windows 7
5 5 (0.82%) Windows Phone
5 5 (0.82%) UNIX
6 4 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (0.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (33.44%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (32.62%) iOS Development
3 88 (14.43%) TDD
4 83 (13.61%) OO
5 76 (12.46%) OOP
6 61 (10.00%) MVC
7 50 (8.20%) E-Commerce
8 46 (7.54%) Scrum
9 45 (7.38%) Software Engineering
10 36 (5.90%) Multithreading
11 35 (5.74%) Mobile Application Development
12 29 (4.75%) BDD
13 27 (4.43%) Mentoring
14 22 (3.61%) Unit Testing
14 22 (3.61%) Web Development
15 21 (3.44%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (2.62%) Integration Testing
17 13 (2.13%) Analytics
17 13 (2.13%) User Stories
18 12 (1.97%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 282 (46.23%) Java
2 107 (17.54%) JavaScript
3 81 (13.28%) Objective-C
4 48 (7.87%) C++
5 45 (7.38%) SQL
6 30 (4.92%) C#
7 29 (4.75%) C
8 28 (4.59%) PHP
9 8 (1.31%) PHP5
10 5 (0.82%) Ruby
11 4 (0.66%) ActionScript
11 4 (0.66%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.66%) Python
12 3 (0.49%) ActionScript 3.0
12 3 (0.49%) ActionScript 2.0
13 2 (0.33%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.33%) Lua
13 2 (0.33%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.16%) FQL
14 1 (0.16%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 39 (6.39%) Degree
2 14 (2.30%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.15%) DV Cleared
4 4 (0.66%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.33%) ISEB
5 2 (0.33%) Siebel Certification
5 2 (0.33%) CBAP
6 1 (0.16%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.16%) HNC
6 1 (0.16%) HND
6 1 (0.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.16%) Openswan
1 1 (0.16%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (0.49%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.16%) Puppet
2 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.16%) Ansible
Vendors
1 90 (14.75%) Google
2 21 (3.44%) Xamarin
3 15 (2.46%) Microsoft
4 10 (1.64%) Apple
4 10 (1.64%) Facebook
5 8 (1.31%) Sencha
6 6 (0.98%) Twitter
6 6 (0.98%) Appcelerator
7 5 (0.82%) Oracle
8 4 (0.66%) Perforce
9 3 (0.49%) MobileIron
9 3 (0.49%) Zend
10 2 (0.33%) Siebel
10 2 (0.33%) Metastorm
10 2 (0.33%) Cisco
10 2 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.33%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.33%) StreamBase
10 2 (0.33%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.33%) Ektron
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