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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Software Development
Rank 327 241 275
Rank change year-on-year
-86 +34
Contract jobs citing Android Development 288 392 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.83% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 1.12% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 270 198
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 9
Average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.40 £32.50 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £41.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%
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
37611 35073 32579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.56% 74.26% 72.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 25023 22021 19511
Average daily rate £425 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1045 1075 1369
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 December 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 December 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 December 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 -83 149 £414 +3.43% 56
South East -17 45 £336 +3.46% 18
East Midlands +20 24 £325 -
Yorkshire -4 19 £325 -3.70% 6
North West -8 19 £365 +12.30% 12
South West -11 15 £394 - 14
East of England -21 11 £305 +1.66% 8
West Midlands -17 5 £313 -3.84% 1
North East - - - - 1
Android Development
UK

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 578 (100.00%) Android
2 281 (48.62%) Java
3 267 (46.19%) Apple iOS
4 229 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
5 208 (35.99%) iOS Development
6 166 (28.72%) Mobile App
7 141 (24.39%) Web Services
8 140 (24.22%) Android SDK
9 139 (24.05%) HTML
10 134 (23.18%) JavaScript
11 127 (21.97%) JSON
12 102 (17.65%) Git (software)
13 101 (17.47%) CSS
14 99 (17.13%) XML
15 95 (16.44%) TDD
16 94 (16.26%) OO
17 92 (15.92%) User Experience
18 91 (15.74%) RESTful
19 81 (14.01%) Google
20 78 (13.49%) HTML5
21 72 (12.46%) Objective-C
22 71 (12.28%) OOP
22 71 (12.28%) REST
23 70 (12.11%) Scrum
24 62 (10.73%) MVC
25 60 (10.38%) E-Commerce
26 57 (9.86%) Finance
27 53 (9.17%) .NET
28 52 (9.00%) Windows
29 51 (8.82%) iOS SDK

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 17 (2.94%) CMS
2 8 (1.38%) Node.js
3 6 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (0.87%) Apache
5 4 (0.69%) IIS
5 4 (0.69%) WordPress
6 3 (0.52%) nginx
6 3 (0.52%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.35%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.35%) Lync
7 2 (0.35%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (0.35%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.17%) Confluence
8 1 (0.17%) Lightstreamer
8 1 (0.17%) Drupal
8 1 (0.17%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.17%) Facebook Platform
8 1 (0.17%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (1.21%) Doxygen
2 4 (0.69%) Photoshop
2 4 (0.69%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.52%) Maya
3 3 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.17%) Blender
Business Applications
1 3 (0.52%) Magento
2 2 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.35%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (0.69%) Heroku
2 4 (0.69%) PaaS
2 4 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.52%) Google App Engine
3 3 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.17%) SaaS
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.15%) HTTP
2 9 (1.56%) RTSP
2 9 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (1.56%) TCP/IP
3 8 (1.38%) HTTPS
4 7 (1.21%) NFC
4 7 (1.21%) VPN
4 7 (1.21%) Internet
5 5 (0.87%) DVB
6 4 (0.69%) VoIP
7 2 (0.35%) 3G
8 1 (0.17%) DLNA
8 1 (0.17%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.17%) WLAN
8 1 (0.17%) SSL
8 1 (0.17%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (5.88%) MySQL
2 28 (4.84%) SQLite
3 17 (2.94%) SQL Server
4 14 (2.42%) Relational Database
5 10 (1.73%) NoSQL
6 4 (0.69%) RDBMS
6 4 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.17%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 102 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 43 (7.44%) Subversion
3 37 (6.40%) Xcode
4 35 (6.06%) Eclipse
5 32 (5.54%) Android Studio
6 18 (3.11%) JUnit
7 17 (2.94%) Calabash
8 14 (2.42%) Maven
8 14 (2.42%) JIRA
9 13 (2.25%) Ant
10 11 (1.90%) Robolectric
11 10 (1.73%) NUnit
11 10 (1.73%) Gradle
12 9 (1.56%) Cucumber
13 8 (1.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 8 (1.38%) Jenkins
13 8 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (1.04%) IntelliJ
14 6 (1.04%) TeamCity
15 5 (0.87%) Mockito
General
1 57 (9.86%) Finance
2 22 (3.81%) Retail
3 19 (3.29%) Marketing
4 17 (2.94%) Publishing
5 16 (2.77%) Telecoms
5 16 (2.77%) Games
6 12 (2.08%) Banking
7 7 (1.21%) Retail Banking
8 5 (0.87%) Advertising
8 5 (0.87%) Electronics
8 5 (0.87%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.52%) French Language
9 3 (0.52%) German Language
9 3 (0.52%) Automotive
9 3 (0.52%) Law
9 3 (0.52%) Legal
9 3 (0.52%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.52%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.35%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 534 (92.39%) Developer
2 387 (66.96%) Android Developer
3 87 (15.05%) Mobile Developer
4 59 (10.21%) iOS Developer
5 48 (8.30%) Senior Developer
6 37 (6.40%) Senior Android Developer
7 29 (5.02%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 24 (4.15%) Applications Developer
9 20 (3.46%) Architect
10 14 (2.42%) Java Developer
11 12 (2.08%) Web Developer
11 12 (2.08%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (1.90%) PHP Developer
13 9 (1.56%) Lead Developer
13 9 (1.56%) Software Engineer
14 8 (1.38%) C# Developer
15 7 (1.21%) .NET Developer
16 6 (1.04%) Software Developer
16 6 (1.04%) Xamarin Developer
16 6 (1.04%) Mobile Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (24.39%) Web Services
2 140 (24.22%) Android SDK
3 139 (24.05%) HTML
4 127 (21.97%) JSON
5 101 (17.47%) CSS
6 99 (17.13%) XML
7 91 (15.74%) RESTful
8 78 (13.49%) HTML5
9 71 (12.28%) REST
10 53 (9.17%) .NET
11 51 (8.82%) iOS SDK
12 41 (7.09%) jQuery
13 32 (5.54%) PhoneGap
14 27 (4.67%) AngularJS
14 27 (4.67%) Ajax
15 26 (4.50%) CSS3
16 21 (3.63%) SOAP
17 19 (3.29%) J2EE
17 19 (3.29%) Apache Cordova
18 17 (2.94%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 166 (28.72%) Mobile App
2 92 (15.92%) User Experience
3 23 (3.98%) Computer Science
3 23 (3.98%) iPhone
4 19 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (2.94%) Open Source
6 15 (2.60%) Blackberry
7 13 (2.25%) iPad
7 13 (2.25%) Mobile Payment
8 11 (1.90%) Data Structures
8 11 (1.90%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.73%) Algorithms
9 10 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (1.73%) Social Media
10 8 (1.38%) Smartphone
10 8 (1.38%) Embedded Systems
10 8 (1.38%) Video on Demand
11 6 (1.04%) DTV
11 6 (1.04%) Animation
11 6 (1.04%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 578 (100.00%) Android
2 267 (46.19%) Apple iOS
3 52 (9.00%) Windows
4 39 (6.75%) Linux
5 12 (2.08%) Windows Phone
6 8 (1.38%) UNIX
7 6 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (0.69%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.35%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.35%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone 7
10 1 (0.17%) Debian
10 1 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (35.99%) iOS Development
3 95 (16.44%) TDD
4 94 (16.26%) OO
5 71 (12.28%) OOP
6 70 (12.11%) Scrum
7 62 (10.73%) MVC
8 60 (10.38%) E-Commerce
9 36 (6.23%) Multithreading
10 33 (5.71%) Mobile Application Development
11 32 (5.54%) BDD
11 32 (5.54%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (5.36%) Unit Testing
12 31 (5.36%) Software Engineering
13 24 (4.15%) OOD
14 16 (2.77%) Mentoring
14 16 (2.77%) Web Development
15 15 (2.60%) SOA
15 15 (2.60%) Automated Testing
16 14 (2.42%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 281 (48.62%) Java
2 134 (23.18%) JavaScript
3 72 (12.46%) Objective-C
4 45 (7.79%) C#
5 42 (7.27%) SQL
6 37 (6.40%) C++
7 30 (5.19%) PHP
8 27 (4.67%) C
9 14 (2.42%) Python
10 12 (2.08%) Ruby
11 6 (1.04%) PHP5
12 4 (0.69%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.69%) ActionScript
13 3 (0.52%) ActionScript 3.0
13 3 (0.52%) ActionScript 2.0
13 3 (0.52%) Lua
13 3 (0.52%) Perl
14 2 (0.35%) Scala
15 1 (0.17%) FQL
15 1 (0.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 35 (6.06%) Degree
2 7 (1.21%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.69%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.35%) Siebel Certification
5 1 (0.17%) CBAP
5 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.17%) HNC
5 1 (0.17%) HND
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.75%) QA
2 1 (0.17%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.17%) IAG
1 1 (0.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.17%) yum
1 1 (0.17%) SELinux
1 1 (0.17%) cPanel
1 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 81 (14.01%) Google
2 19 (3.29%) Microsoft
3 18 (3.11%) Xamarin
4 13 (2.25%) Sencha
5 12 (2.08%) Apple
6 8 (1.38%) Facebook
7 7 (1.21%) Oracle
8 6 (1.04%) Twitter
8 6 (1.04%) Sitecore
8 6 (1.04%) Zend
9 3 (0.52%) Appcelerator
9 3 (0.52%) Kony
9 3 (0.52%) MobileIron
9 3 (0.52%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.35%) Siebel
10 2 (0.35%) Perforce
11 1 (0.17%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.17%) StreamBase
11 1 (0.17%) FatWire
11 1 (0.17%) Metastorm
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