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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Software Development
Rank 272 299 214
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -85
Contract jobs citing Android Development 375 293 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.76% 0.61% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 0.80% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 197 250
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 10
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.10 £35.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.73 £55.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.75 £35.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+16.42% +6.87%
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
38204 36588 31531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.28% 75.56% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24825 23441 19307
Average daily rate £420 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1081 1118 976
Average hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.75 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +1 205 £413 +3.12% 64
South East +8 57 £340 +4.61% 14
North West +30 51 £365 +21.66% 14
South West +30 30 £406 -9.72% 16
East Midlands +2 10 £300 +30.43% 2
East of England -2 10 £365 -7.30% 9
West Midlands -14 7 £413 +32.00% 8
Yorkshire -22 5 £320 -1.53% 11
North East -9 2 £375 - 4
Android Development
UK

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 642 (100.00%) Android
2 313 (48.75%) Apple iOS
3 310 (48.29%) Agile Software Development
4 291 (45.33%) Java
5 276 (42.99%) Mobile App
6 262 (40.81%) iOS Development
7 193 (30.06%) Android SDK
8 181 (28.19%) JSON
9 173 (26.95%) Mobile Development
10 149 (23.21%) TDD
11 143 (22.27%) REST
12 133 (20.72%) JavaScript
13 130 (20.25%) User Experience
14 129 (20.09%) Web Services
15 127 (19.78%) HTML
16 118 (18.38%) Git (software)
17 109 (16.98%) CSS
18 106 (16.51%) OO
19 104 (16.20%) Objective-C
19 104 (16.20%) Continuous Integration
20 93 (14.49%) Scrum
21 89 (13.86%) HTML5
22 87 (13.55%) Google
23 84 (13.08%) XML
24 80 (12.46%) E-Commerce
25 70 (10.90%) Android Studio
26 65 (10.12%) iOS SDK
27 63 (9.81%) OOP
28 59 (9.19%) C++
28 59 (9.19%) Mobile Application Development

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 29 (4.52%) Node.js
2 10 (1.56%) Confluence
2 10 (1.56%) uiautomator
3 2 (0.31%) Apache
3 2 (0.31%) CMS
4 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.16%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.16%) Drupal
4 1 (0.16%) WordPress
4 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.16%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.16%) Commerce Server
4 1 (0.16%) IIS
4 1 (0.16%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.16%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (0.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (0.31%) Photoshop
1 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.16%) MS Project
2 1 (0.16%) MS Office
2 1 (0.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (1.25%) GitHub
2 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.31%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon Glacier
4 1 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.16%) PaaS
4 1 (0.16%) Heroku
4 1 (0.16%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.49%) Internet
2 13 (2.02%) HTTP
3 8 (1.25%) Bluetooth
4 6 (0.93%) NFC
5 3 (0.47%) iBeacon
6 2 (0.31%) RTSP
6 2 (0.31%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.16%) PPP
7 1 (0.16%) PPTP
7 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.16%) Wireless
7 1 (0.16%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (5.45%) SQLite
2 19 (2.96%) SQL Server
3 18 (2.80%) MySQL
4 5 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (0.62%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.47%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.31%) Redis
7 2 (0.31%) Big Data
7 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.16%) DB2
8 1 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.16%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.16%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.16%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 118 (18.38%) Git (software)
2 70 (10.90%) Android Studio
3 46 (7.17%) Subversion
4 39 (6.07%) Xcode
5 37 (5.76%) Jenkins
6 35 (5.45%) Eclipse
7 29 (4.52%) Maven
8 28 (4.36%) Appium
9 26 (4.05%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 25 (3.89%) Calabash
10 25 (3.89%) JUnit
11 20 (3.12%) Robotium
12 18 (2.80%) Ant
13 17 (2.65%) Cucumber
14 12 (1.87%) Robolectric
15 11 (1.71%) Gradle
15 11 (1.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 10 (1.56%) Mockito
17 9 (1.40%) TeamCity
17 9 (1.40%) Artifactory
General
1 43 (6.70%) Finance
2 20 (3.12%) Games
3 15 (2.34%) Banking
3 15 (2.34%) Telecoms
3 15 (2.34%) Publishing
4 11 (1.71%) Retail
5 10 (1.56%) Marketing
6 9 (1.40%) Electronics
7 5 (0.78%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.62%) Advertising
8 4 (0.62%) Automotive
9 2 (0.31%) Law
9 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.31%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.16%) Military
10 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 575 (89.56%) Developer
2 393 (61.21%) Android Developer
3 110 (17.13%) Mobile Developer
4 100 (15.58%) iOS Developer
5 76 (11.84%) Senior Developer
6 51 (7.94%) Senior Android Developer
7 39 (6.07%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 30 (4.67%) Applications Developer
9 20 (3.12%) Software Engineer
10 17 (2.65%) Lead Developer
11 15 (2.34%) Front-End Developer
12 14 (2.18%) Lead Android Developer
13 13 (2.02%) Programmer
14 10 (1.56%) Project Manager
15 9 (1.40%) Web Developer
15 9 (1.40%) Android Software Engineer
16 8 (1.25%) Senior iOS Developer
16 8 (1.25%) Architect
16 8 (1.25%) Junior
16 8 (1.25%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (30.06%) Android SDK
2 181 (28.19%) JSON
3 143 (22.27%) REST
4 129 (20.09%) Web Services
5 127 (19.78%) HTML
6 109 (16.98%) CSS
7 89 (13.86%) HTML5
8 84 (13.08%) XML
9 65 (10.12%) iOS SDK
10 45 (7.01%) CSS3
11 42 (6.54%) RESTful
12 40 (6.23%) SOAP
13 39 (6.07%) .NET
14 28 (4.36%) Cocoa
15 27 (4.21%) jQuery
15 27 (4.21%) AngularJS
16 19 (2.96%) Flash
17 18 (2.80%) PhoneGap
18 17 (2.65%) OpenGL
19 15 (2.34%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 276 (42.99%) Mobile App
2 130 (20.25%) User Experience
3 29 (4.52%) Computer Science
4 20 (3.12%) Mobile Payment
5 16 (2.49%) Streaming Video
6 15 (2.34%) Social Media
6 15 (2.34%) iPhone
7 13 (2.02%) iPad
8 12 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (1.40%) Data Structures
9 9 (1.40%) Mathematics
9 9 (1.40%) Blackberry
10 8 (1.25%) Physics
10 8 (1.25%) Algorithms
10 8 (1.25%) Video on Demand
11 7 (1.09%) Device Driver
12 5 (0.78%) 3D Graphics
12 5 (0.78%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.78%) Cryptography
12 5 (0.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 642 (100.00%) Android
2 313 (48.75%) Apple iOS
3 35 (5.45%) Windows
4 18 (2.80%) Linux
5 13 (2.02%) Mac OS X
6 12 (1.87%) Windows Phone
7 11 (1.71%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.31%) UNIX
8 2 (0.31%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.16%) BlackBerry OS
9 1 (0.16%) Debian
9 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (48.29%) Agile Software Development
2 262 (40.81%) iOS Development
3 173 (26.95%) Mobile Development
4 149 (23.21%) TDD
5 106 (16.51%) OO
6 104 (16.20%) Continuous Integration
7 93 (14.49%) Scrum
8 80 (12.46%) E-Commerce
9 63 (9.81%) OOP
10 59 (9.19%) Mobile Application Development
11 56 (8.72%) Unit Testing
12 51 (7.94%) Software Engineering
13 49 (7.63%) Automated Testing
14 40 (6.23%) BDD
15 26 (4.05%) OOD
16 23 (3.58%) MVC
16 23 (3.58%) Open Source
17 18 (2.80%) Dependency Injection
17 18 (2.80%) Multithreading
18 17 (2.65%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 291 (45.33%) Java
2 133 (20.72%) JavaScript
3 104 (16.20%) Objective-C
4 59 (9.19%) C++
5 53 (8.26%) C#
6 26 (4.05%) C
7 17 (2.65%) Python
8 15 (2.34%) SQL
9 14 (2.18%) Apple Swift
10 11 (1.71%) PHP
11 8 (1.25%) Ruby
11 8 (1.25%) ActionScript
12 6 (0.93%) Scala
13 4 (0.62%) Assembly Language
13 4 (0.62%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.47%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.47%) Clojure
14 3 (0.47%) GLSL
15 2 (0.31%) CoffeeScript
15 2 (0.31%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (5.76%) Degree
2 3 (0.47%) ISEB
2 3 (0.47%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.31%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.49%) QA
2 4 (0.62%) IEC 61508
2 4 (0.62%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.31%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (0.16%) Firmware
1 1 (0.16%) IAG
1 1 (0.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (1.40%) yum
1 9 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.62%) Puppet
3 2 (0.31%) SELinux
4 1 (0.16%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 87 (13.55%) Google
2 28 (4.36%) Apple
3 17 (2.65%) Xamarin
4 10 (1.56%) Facebook
5 8 (1.25%) Appcelerator
6 6 (0.93%) Twitter
6 6 (0.93%) Microsoft
7 5 (0.78%) SAP
7 5 (0.78%) IBM
8 4 (0.62%) HP
8 4 (0.62%) ION Trading
8 4 (0.62%) SaltStack
9 3 (0.47%) Oracle
10 2 (0.31%) Telerik
10 2 (0.31%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.31%) Adobe
11 1 (0.16%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.16%) Metastorm
11 1 (0.16%) ATG
11 1 (0.16%) hybris
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