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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Software Development
Rank 262 265 210
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -55
Contract jobs citing Android Development 409 329 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.81% 0.69% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.90% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 219 310
Average daily rate
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£400 £395 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 9
Average hourly rate £37.00 £53.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.84% +42.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £37.90 £32.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.70 £56.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £35.25
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
39339 36598 33493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.63% 76.43% 75.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 25883 23216 20586
Average daily rate £415 £405 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.46% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1049 1105 1023
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% -14.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 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 July 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 July 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 -30 209 £438 +9.37% 79
South East +22 68 £340 -9.33% 22
North West +41 59 £350 - 18
South West +22 39 £413 -8.33% 24
East of England -1 13 £330 -18.01% 14
East Midlands +4 12 £300 +26.31% 4
West Midlands -4 5 £351 +27.72% 6
Yorkshire -28 5 £320 -1.53% 6
North East -20 3 £375 - 6
Android Development
UK

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 696 (100.00%) Android
2 355 (51.01%) Apple iOS
3 339 (48.71%) Agile Software Development
4 310 (44.54%) Mobile App
5 302 (43.39%) Java
6 297 (42.67%) iOS Development
7 198 (28.45%) Android SDK
8 193 (27.73%) Mobile Development
9 176 (25.29%) JSON
10 170 (24.43%) TDD
11 154 (22.13%) JavaScript
12 146 (20.98%) REST
13 140 (20.11%) HTML
13 140 (20.11%) Web Services
14 128 (18.39%) User Experience
15 119 (17.10%) CSS
16 118 (16.95%) Objective-C
17 117 (16.81%) OO
18 99 (14.22%) Scrum
18 99 (14.22%) Continuous Integration
19 97 (13.94%) Git (software)
20 95 (13.65%) HTML5
21 91 (13.07%) Google
22 86 (12.36%) E-Commerce
23 83 (11.93%) XML
24 76 (10.92%) OOP
25 71 (10.20%) C++
26 69 (9.91%) iOS SDK
27 63 (9.05%) Mobile Application Development
28 62 (8.91%) C#

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 32 (4.60%) Node.js
2 10 (1.44%) Confluence
2 10 (1.44%) uiautomator
3 1 (0.14%) Facebook Platform
3 1 (0.14%) IIS
3 1 (0.14%) Apache
3 1 (0.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.14%) Commerce Server
3 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.29%) Photoshop
1 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.14%) MS Project
2 1 (0.14%) MS Office
2 1 (0.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.87%) GitHub
2 9 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon Glacier
5 1 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.14%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.73%) Internet
2 12 (1.72%) NFC
3 10 (1.44%) HTTP
4 8 (1.15%) Bluetooth
5 3 (0.43%) iBeacon
5 3 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.29%) Wireless
6 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.14%) PPP
7 1 (0.14%) ASN.1
7 1 (0.14%) RTSP
7 1 (0.14%) LTE
7 1 (0.14%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (5.46%) SQLite
2 18 (2.59%) SQL Server
3 15 (2.16%) MySQL
4 4 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (0.57%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.43%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.43%) Redis
5 3 (0.43%) Big Data
6 2 (0.29%) Couchbase
6 2 (0.29%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.14%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.14%) DB2
7 1 (0.14%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.14%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.14%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 97 (13.94%) Git (software)
2 55 (7.90%) Android Studio
3 37 (5.32%) Subversion
4 36 (5.17%) Xcode
5 32 (4.60%) Jenkins
6 30 (4.31%) Eclipse
7 23 (3.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 23 (3.30%) Appium
8 17 (2.44%) Cucumber
8 17 (2.44%) Maven
9 16 (2.30%) Robotium
10 15 (2.16%) Robolectric
11 14 (2.01%) Calabash
11 14 (2.01%) JUnit
12 10 (1.44%) NUnit
13 8 (1.15%) Selenium
13 8 (1.15%) Gradle
14 7 (1.01%) Ant
14 7 (1.01%) TeamCity
15 6 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (6.61%) Finance
2 25 (3.59%) Games
3 23 (3.30%) Banking
4 20 (2.87%) Retail
5 17 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.72%) Marketing
7 10 (1.44%) Electronics
8 9 (1.29%) Publishing
9 6 (0.86%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.57%) Automotive
11 3 (0.43%) Advertising
11 3 (0.43%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.14%) Law
13 1 (0.14%) Legal
13 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 621 (89.22%) Developer
2 412 (59.20%) Android Developer
3 122 (17.53%) Mobile Developer
4 119 (17.10%) iOS Developer
5 80 (11.49%) Senior Developer
6 53 (7.61%) Senior Android Developer
7 40 (5.75%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 34 (4.89%) Applications Developer
9 25 (3.59%) Lead Developer
10 24 (3.45%) Software Engineer
11 19 (2.73%) Lead Android Developer
12 15 (2.16%) Front-End Developer
13 14 (2.01%) Programmer
14 13 (1.87%) Android Software Engineer
15 11 (1.58%) Java Developer
15 11 (1.58%) Web Developer
16 10 (1.44%) Project Manager
16 10 (1.44%) Senior iOS Developer
17 8 (1.15%) .NET Developer
17 8 (1.15%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (28.45%) Android SDK
2 176 (25.29%) JSON
3 146 (20.98%) REST
4 140 (20.11%) HTML
4 140 (20.11%) Web Services
5 119 (17.10%) CSS
6 95 (13.65%) HTML5
7 83 (11.93%) XML
8 69 (9.91%) iOS SDK
9 46 (6.61%) RESTful
10 45 (6.47%) .NET
11 42 (6.03%) SOAP
11 42 (6.03%) CSS3
12 39 (5.60%) Cocoa
13 28 (4.02%) AngularJS
14 27 (3.88%) jQuery
14 27 (3.88%) OpenGL
15 21 (3.02%) PhoneGap
16 18 (2.59%) Flash
17 14 (2.01%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 310 (44.54%) Mobile App
2 128 (18.39%) User Experience
3 33 (4.74%) Computer Science
4 24 (3.45%) Mobile Payment
5 21 (3.02%) Social Media
6 17 (2.44%) iPhone
7 16 (2.30%) Streaming Video
7 16 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (2.16%) iPad
9 14 (2.01%) Algorithms
10 11 (1.58%) Data Structures
11 9 (1.29%) Cryptography
11 9 (1.29%) Blackberry
11 9 (1.29%) Inversion of Control
11 9 (1.29%) Mathematics
12 8 (1.15%) Physics
12 8 (1.15%) Video on Demand
13 7 (1.01%) Streaming Media
13 7 (1.01%) Device Driver
14 6 (0.86%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 696 (100.00%) Android
2 355 (51.01%) Apple iOS
3 42 (6.03%) Windows
4 19 (2.73%) Linux
4 19 (2.73%) Windows Phone
5 12 (1.72%) Mac OS X
6 9 (1.29%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (0.72%) Windows Phone 7
8 2 (0.29%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.14%) BlackBerry OS
9 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.14%) UNIX
9 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.14%) Debian
9 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 339 (48.71%) Agile Software Development
2 297 (42.67%) iOS Development
3 193 (27.73%) Mobile Development
4 170 (24.43%) TDD
5 117 (16.81%) OO
6 99 (14.22%) Scrum
6 99 (14.22%) Continuous Integration
7 86 (12.36%) E-Commerce
8 76 (10.92%) OOP
9 63 (9.05%) Mobile Application Development
10 57 (8.19%) Software Engineering
11 50 (7.18%) Unit Testing
12 45 (6.47%) Automated Testing
12 45 (6.47%) BDD
13 33 (4.74%) MVC
14 27 (3.88%) OOD
15 25 (3.59%) Open Source
16 23 (3.30%) Automation Testing
17 22 (3.16%) Multithreading
18 20 (2.87%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 302 (43.39%) Java
2 154 (22.13%) JavaScript
3 118 (16.95%) Objective-C
4 71 (10.20%) C++
5 62 (8.91%) C#
6 29 (4.17%) C
7 25 (3.59%) SQL
8 18 (2.59%) Python
9 16 (2.30%) Apple Swift
10 11 (1.58%) PHP
11 10 (1.44%) Ruby
12 9 (1.29%) Scala
13 8 (1.15%) ActionScript
14 4 (0.57%) Assembly Language
14 4 (0.57%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.43%) Clojure
15 3 (0.43%) GLSL
16 2 (0.29%) CoffeeScript
16 2 (0.29%) Go
16 2 (0.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (5.46%) Degree
2 5 (0.72%) ISEB
3 3 (0.43%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.29%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.16%) QA
2 4 (0.57%) IEC 61508
2 4 (0.57%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.29%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (0.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (1.29%) yum
1 9 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.01%) Puppet
3 2 (0.29%) SELinux
3 2 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.14%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 91 (13.07%) Google
2 31 (4.45%) Apple
3 20 (2.87%) Xamarin
4 13 (1.87%) Microsoft
5 10 (1.44%) Facebook
6 7 (1.01%) Twitter
6 7 (1.01%) Appcelerator
6 7 (1.01%) SaltStack
6 7 (1.01%) HP
7 6 (0.86%) SAP
8 5 (0.72%) IBM
9 4 (0.57%) ION Trading
10 2 (0.29%) Telerik
10 2 (0.29%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.29%) Oracle
11 1 (0.14%) StreamBase
11 1 (0.14%) MobileIron
11 1 (0.14%) Kony
11 1 (0.14%) Apigee
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