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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Software Development
Rank 315 313 240
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -73
Contract jobs citing Android Development 302 291 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.60% 0.57% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.75% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 182 248
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£413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 8
Average hourly rate £39.50 £32.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £29.90 £30.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.19 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.14%
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
38718 38644 32529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.48% 75.21% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24517 24337 19918
Average daily rate £423 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1106 1127 1038
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.24 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -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 17 April 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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +11 183 £425 +6.25% 72
South East -32 40 £336 +3.46% 27
North West +8 32 £350 +3.70% 16
South West +16 17 £330 -26.66% 18
East of England +10 13 £363 +3.57% 12
West Midlands -20 8 £419 +11.66% 3
East Midlands +4 6 £350 +75.00% 2
Yorkshire -24 3 - - 15
North East - - - -
Android Development
UK

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 584 (100.00%) Android
2 284 (48.63%) Java
3 269 (46.06%) Apple iOS
4 264 (45.21%) Agile Software Development
5 228 (39.04%) iOS Development
6 211 (36.13%) Mobile App
7 143 (24.49%) Android SDK
8 141 (24.14%) Mobile Development
9 137 (23.46%) TDD
10 127 (21.75%) JSON
11 125 (21.40%) Web Services
12 124 (21.23%) HTML
13 121 (20.72%) JavaScript
14 114 (19.52%) Git (software)
15 109 (18.66%) User Experience
16 100 (17.12%) CSS
17 96 (16.44%) Scrum
18 93 (15.92%) OO
18 93 (15.92%) REST
19 84 (14.38%) Google
20 83 (14.21%) Continuous Integration
20 83 (14.21%) HTML5
21 75 (12.84%) Objective-C
22 71 (12.16%) E-Commerce
23 69 (11.82%) Android Studio
24 67 (11.47%) OOP
25 61 (10.45%) XML
26 57 (9.76%) RESTful
27 55 (9.42%) .NET
28 54 (9.25%) Finance

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 16 (2.74%) Node.js
2 8 (1.37%) uiautomator
2 8 (1.37%) CMS
3 7 (1.20%) Confluence
4 6 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (0.51%) IIS
5 3 (0.51%) Apache
6 2 (0.34%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.17%) WordPress
7 1 (0.17%) nginx
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.17%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.17%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.17%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.17%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (0.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.51%) Magento
2 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.20%) GitHub
2 6 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.68%) PaaS
3 4 (0.68%) Heroku
4 3 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (0.34%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.57%) Internet
2 14 (2.40%) HTTP
3 9 (1.54%) NFC
4 8 (1.37%) Bluetooth
5 4 (0.68%) RTSP
6 3 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.51%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.34%) 3G
8 1 (0.17%) DVB
8 1 (0.17%) PPTP
8 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.17%) PPP
8 1 (0.17%) Wireless
8 1 (0.17%) ASN.1
8 1 (0.17%) DLNA
8 1 (0.17%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (5.31%) SQLite
2 19 (3.25%) SQL Server
3 14 (2.40%) MySQL
4 7 (1.20%) NoSQL
5 5 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.34%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.34%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.17%) DB2
8 1 (0.17%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.17%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.17%) Big Data
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.17%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 114 (19.52%) Git (software)
2 69 (11.82%) Android Studio
3 41 (7.02%) Subversion
4 33 (5.65%) Xcode
5 32 (5.48%) Maven
5 32 (5.48%) Eclipse
6 30 (5.14%) JUnit
7 25 (4.28%) Jenkins
7 25 (4.28%) Calabash
8 24 (4.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 20 (3.42%) Appium
10 19 (3.25%) Cucumber
10 19 (3.25%) Robotium
11 18 (3.08%) Ant
12 16 (2.74%) Robolectric
13 12 (2.05%) TeamCity
13 12 (2.05%) Mockito
13 12 (2.05%) Gradle
14 10 (1.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 9 (1.54%) Artifactory
General
1 54 (9.25%) Finance
2 19 (3.25%) Retail
3 18 (3.08%) Games
4 15 (2.57%) Banking
5 14 (2.40%) Publishing
6 10 (1.71%) Marketing
7 9 (1.54%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.37%) Retail Banking
9 7 (1.20%) Advertising
10 5 (0.86%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.68%) Electronics
12 3 (0.51%) Law
12 3 (0.51%) Legal
12 3 (0.51%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.34%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.17%) Automotive
14 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.17%) Billing
14 1 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 523 (89.55%) Developer
2 360 (61.64%) Android Developer
3 90 (15.41%) Mobile Developer
4 69 (11.82%) iOS Developer
5 65 (11.13%) Senior Developer
6 49 (8.39%) Senior Android Developer
7 35 (5.99%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 25 (4.28%) Applications Developer
9 17 (2.91%) Architect
10 14 (2.40%) Front-End Developer
11 13 (2.23%) Lead Developer
12 11 (1.88%) .NET Developer
13 10 (1.71%) Web Developer
13 10 (1.71%) Lead Android Developer
14 9 (1.54%) Software Engineer
15 8 (1.37%) Solutions Architect
16 7 (1.20%) Java Developer
17 6 (1.03%) Xamarin Developer
17 6 (1.03%) Project Manager
17 6 (1.03%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (24.49%) Android SDK
2 127 (21.75%) JSON
3 125 (21.40%) Web Services
4 124 (21.23%) HTML
5 100 (17.12%) CSS
6 93 (15.92%) REST
7 83 (14.21%) HTML5
8 61 (10.45%) XML
9 57 (9.76%) RESTful
10 55 (9.42%) .NET
11 53 (9.08%) iOS SDK
12 43 (7.36%) CSS3
13 34 (5.82%) jQuery
14 31 (5.31%) AngularJS
15 27 (4.62%) PhoneGap
16 22 (3.77%) SOAP
17 19 (3.25%) Cocoa
18 18 (3.08%) Apache Cordova
19 17 (2.91%) JNI
19 17 (2.91%) Android NDK
Miscellaneous
1 211 (36.13%) Mobile App
2 109 (18.66%) User Experience
3 27 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 25 (4.28%) Mobile Payment
5 17 (2.91%) Open Source
6 16 (2.74%) iPhone
7 14 (2.40%) iPad
8 12 (2.05%) Social Media
9 11 (1.88%) Blackberry
9 11 (1.88%) Streaming Video
10 10 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (1.54%) Data Structures
12 8 (1.37%) Algorithms
12 8 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (1.37%) Mathematics
13 7 (1.20%) Physics
14 6 (1.03%) Statistics
15 5 (0.86%) 3D Graphics
15 5 (0.86%) Client/Server
15 5 (0.86%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 584 (100.00%) Android
2 269 (46.06%) Apple iOS
3 45 (7.71%) Windows
4 21 (3.60%) Linux
5 14 (2.40%) Mac OS X
6 12 (2.05%) Windows Mobile
6 12 (2.05%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.68%) UNIX
8 2 (0.34%) Debian
9 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.17%) BlackBerry OS
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (45.21%) Agile Software Development
2 228 (39.04%) iOS Development
3 141 (24.14%) Mobile Development
4 137 (23.46%) TDD
5 96 (16.44%) Scrum
6 93 (15.92%) OO
7 83 (14.21%) Continuous Integration
8 71 (12.16%) E-Commerce
9 67 (11.47%) OOP
10 53 (9.08%) Unit Testing
11 50 (8.56%) BDD
12 43 (7.36%) Automated Testing
13 36 (6.16%) Mobile Application Development
14 34 (5.82%) MVC
15 32 (5.48%) Software Engineering
16 29 (4.97%) OOD
17 26 (4.45%) Kanban
18 24 (4.11%) Multithreading
19 20 (3.42%) Dependency Injection
20 19 (3.25%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 284 (48.63%) Java
2 121 (20.72%) JavaScript
3 75 (12.84%) Objective-C
4 49 (8.39%) C#
5 40 (6.85%) C++
6 25 (4.28%) SQL
7 21 (3.60%) C
8 19 (3.25%) Python
9 17 (2.91%) PHP
10 12 (2.05%) Ruby
11 3 (0.51%) PHP5
11 3 (0.51%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.51%) ActionScript
11 3 (0.51%) Clojure
11 3 (0.51%) GLSL
12 2 (0.34%) Scala
12 2 (0.34%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.34%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.34%) Perl
13 1 (0.17%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 39 (6.68%) Degree
2 3 (0.51%) ISEB
3 2 (0.34%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.94%) QA
2 2 (0.34%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.17%) Firmware
1 1 (0.17%) IAG
1 1 (0.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.68%) yum
1 4 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.34%) SELinux
3 1 (0.17%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 84 (14.38%) Google
2 17 (2.91%) Apple
3 14 (2.40%) Xamarin
4 11 (1.88%) Microsoft
5 9 (1.54%) Facebook
6 7 (1.20%) Twitter
6 7 (1.20%) Appcelerator
7 6 (1.03%) Sitecore
7 6 (1.03%) Sencha
8 5 (0.86%) IBM
9 4 (0.68%) Oracle
10 2 (0.34%) SAP
10 2 (0.34%) Adobe
10 2 (0.34%) Telerik
10 2 (0.34%) Kony
11 1 (0.17%) WorldPay
11 1 (0.17%) MobileIron
11 1 (0.17%) Zend
11 1 (0.17%) Syclo
11 1 (0.17%) hybris
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Rate: £300 - £360 per day
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