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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Software Development
Rank 309 192 314
Rank change year-on-year
-117 +122
Contract jobs citing Android Development 298 517 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.59% 1.08% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 1.46% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 385 185
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£400 £385 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £466 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 37
Average hourly rate £26.75 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.95 £35.00 £33.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.55 £35.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 - £37.50
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
37903 35325 37963
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.50% 73.75% 71.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 23950 22116 22455
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
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 1077 961 1367
Average hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.41% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -91 203 £413 +3.12% 84
South East +1 25 £375 +7.14% 20
Yorkshire +5 16 £325 +0.77% 15
West Midlands -13 15 £290 -17.14% 5
East of England -22 15 £400 +33.33% 4
South West -38 10 £288 -4.16% 17
East Midlands +1 4 £290 +5.45% 10
North West -16 4 £400 +26.98% 18
North East -19 1 - - 2
Android Development
UK

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 579 (100.00%) Android
2 257 (44.39%) Java
3 242 (41.80%) Apple iOS
4 205 (35.41%) iOS Development
5 175 (30.22%) Mobile App
6 142 (24.53%) Android SDK
7 127 (21.93%) JSON
8 126 (21.76%) Web Services
9 112 (19.34%) Agile Software Development
10 111 (19.17%) HTML
11 106 (18.31%) XML
12 98 (16.93%) JavaScript
13 81 (13.99%) Google
14 77 (13.30%) TDD
15 76 (13.13%) Objective-C
16 75 (12.95%) CSS
17 70 (12.09%) OO
18 67 (11.57%) OOP
18 67 (11.57%) HTML5
19 62 (10.71%) RESTful
20 61 (10.54%) Git (software)
21 55 (9.50%) Finance
22 53 (9.15%) Software Engineering
23 51 (8.81%) REST
24 50 (8.64%) MVC
25 45 (7.77%) Scrum
26 44 (7.60%) Eclipse
27 43 (7.43%) SQL
27 43 (7.43%) Subversion
28 42 (7.25%) C++

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 24 (4.15%) CMS
2 6 (1.04%) WordPress
2 6 (1.04%) Node.js
3 5 (0.86%) Adobe CQ
4 4 (0.69%) Apache
5 3 (0.52%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.52%) IIS
6 2 (0.35%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.35%) Joomla!
6 2 (0.35%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.35%) Mule
6 2 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.35%) Lync
7 1 (0.17%) Lightstreamer
7 1 (0.17%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.17%) Confluence
7 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.17%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (0.17%) Drupal
7 1 (0.17%) GlassFish
Applications
1 7 (1.21%) Doxygen
2 5 (0.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.52%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.17%) MS Office
4 1 (0.17%) Blender
4 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.17%) Maya
4 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (1.55%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.35%) SaaS
3 2 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.17%) Force.com
4 1 (0.17%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.66%) HTTP
2 15 (2.59%) NFC
3 13 (2.25%) VPN
3 13 (2.25%) Internet
4 12 (2.07%) Bluetooth
5 9 (1.55%) TCP/IP
5 9 (1.55%) RTSP
6 7 (1.21%) HTTPS
7 5 (0.86%) VoIP
8 2 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.35%) AMQP
9 1 (0.17%) iBeacon
9 1 (0.17%) SSL
9 1 (0.17%) RTP
9 1 (0.17%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (3.45%) SQLite
2 18 (3.11%) MySQL
3 12 (2.07%) SQL Server
4 5 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (0.86%) MongoDB
4 5 (0.86%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.35%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.35%) Big Data
6 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 61 (10.54%) Git (software)
2 44 (7.60%) Eclipse
3 43 (7.43%) Subversion
4 36 (6.22%) Xcode
5 22 (3.80%) JIRA
6 14 (2.42%) Visual Studio
7 13 (2.25%) Gradle
8 11 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (1.73%) Bitbucket
10 9 (1.55%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 8 (1.38%) Maven
12 7 (1.21%) Ant
13 6 (1.04%) Mercurial
13 6 (1.04%) Cucumber
13 6 (1.04%) Jenkins
14 5 (0.86%) Android Studio
14 5 (0.86%) JUnit
14 5 (0.86%) NUnit
15 4 (0.69%) IntelliJ
16 3 (0.52%) Hudson
General
1 55 (9.50%) Finance
2 22 (3.80%) Marketing
3 20 (3.45%) Publishing
4 19 (3.28%) Retail
5 14 (2.42%) Banking
6 11 (1.90%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.73%) Legal
8 9 (1.55%) Advertising
8 9 (1.55%) Games
9 6 (1.04%) French Language
9 6 (1.04%) German Language
10 3 (0.52%) Electronics
11 2 (0.35%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.35%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.17%) Law
12 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 527 (91.02%) Developer
2 386 (66.67%) Android Developer
3 66 (11.40%) Mobile Developer
4 60 (10.36%) iOS Developer
5 44 (7.60%) Senior Developer
6 27 (4.66%) Lead Developer
6 27 (4.66%) Senior Android Developer
7 22 (3.80%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 19 (3.28%) Applications Developer
9 17 (2.94%) Java Developer
10 15 (2.59%) Web Developer
11 13 (2.25%) Architect
12 11 (1.90%) PHP Developer
13 8 (1.38%) iPhone Developer
13 8 (1.38%) Solutions Architect
14 7 (1.21%) Integration Engineer
15 6 (1.04%) JavaScript Developer
15 6 (1.04%) UI Developer
15 6 (1.04%) Software Engineer
15 6 (1.04%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (24.53%) Android SDK
2 127 (21.93%) JSON
3 126 (21.76%) Web Services
4 111 (19.17%) HTML
5 106 (18.31%) XML
6 75 (12.95%) CSS
7 67 (11.57%) HTML5
8 62 (10.71%) RESTful
9 51 (8.81%) REST
10 34 (5.87%) jQuery
11 32 (5.53%) iOS SDK
12 30 (5.18%) .NET
13 29 (5.01%) SOAP
14 23 (3.97%) Ajax
15 20 (3.45%) PhoneGap
16 17 (2.94%) CSS3
17 16 (2.76%) AngularJS
18 13 (2.25%) Cocoa
19 12 (2.07%) Flash
20 11 (1.90%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 175 (30.22%) Mobile App
2 41 (7.08%) iPhone
3 32 (5.53%) Computer Science
4 28 (4.84%) Blackberry
4 28 (4.84%) iPad
5 27 (4.66%) Open Source
6 19 (3.28%) Digital Media
7 16 (2.76%) Social Media
8 14 (2.42%) Smartphone
9 13 (2.25%) Client/Server
9 13 (2.25%) Mobile Payment
10 10 (1.73%) Streaming Media
11 9 (1.55%) Streaming Video
11 9 (1.55%) Social Network
11 9 (1.55%) Animation
12 7 (1.21%) Video on Demand
13 6 (1.04%) Cryptography
13 6 (1.04%) Graphic Design
13 6 (1.04%) EPoS
13 6 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 579 (100.00%) Android
2 242 (41.80%) Apple iOS
3 35 (6.04%) Linux
4 30 (5.18%) Windows
5 5 (0.86%) UNIX
6 4 (0.69%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.52%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.35%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.35%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.17%) Solaris
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (35.41%) iOS Development
2 112 (19.34%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (13.30%) TDD
4 70 (12.09%) OO
5 67 (11.57%) OOP
6 53 (9.15%) Software Engineering
7 50 (8.64%) MVC
8 45 (7.77%) Scrum
9 39 (6.74%) E-Commerce
10 32 (5.53%) Multithreading
11 29 (5.01%) Mobile Application Development
12 28 (4.84%) BDD
13 26 (4.49%) Unit Testing
14 25 (4.32%) Web Development
15 20 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (2.59%) Integration Testing
17 13 (2.25%) SOA
17 13 (2.25%) Mobile Commerce
17 13 (2.25%) Analytics
18 11 (1.90%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 257 (44.39%) Java
2 98 (16.93%) JavaScript
3 76 (13.13%) Objective-C
4 43 (7.43%) SQL
5 42 (7.25%) C++
6 34 (5.87%) C#
7 28 (4.84%) C
8 25 (4.32%) PHP
9 10 (1.73%) PHP5
10 7 (1.21%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.04%) Python
12 4 (0.69%) ActionScript
13 3 (0.52%) Ruby
13 3 (0.52%) ActionScript 3.0
14 2 (0.35%) ActionScript 2.0
14 2 (0.35%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.35%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.17%) Perl
15 1 (0.17%) Lua
15 1 (0.17%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 36 (6.22%) Degree
2 19 (3.28%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.55%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.21%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.35%) CBAP
6 1 (0.17%) IIBA
6 1 (0.17%) HNC
6 1 (0.17%) HND
6 1 (0.17%) PhD
6 1 (0.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.17%) Varnish
1 1 (0.17%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 3 (0.52%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.35%) Ansible
2 2 (0.35%) Nagios
2 2 (0.35%) Puppet
3 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 81 (13.99%) Google
2 16 (2.76%) Xamarin
3 12 (2.07%) Facebook
3 12 (2.07%) Apple
4 10 (1.73%) Sencha
5 9 (1.55%) Microsoft
6 6 (1.04%) Twitter
6 6 (1.04%) Appcelerator
7 4 (0.69%) Perforce
7 4 (0.69%) Zend
8 3 (0.52%) Adobe
8 3 (0.52%) MobileIron
9 2 (0.35%) StreamBase
9 2 (0.35%) Splunk
9 2 (0.35%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.35%) Ektron
9 2 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.35%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.35%) Metastorm
9 2 (0.35%) Oracle
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Excellent market rate paid weekly
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Deltatre Media
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £301 per annum + market rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day Dependent on experiance
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago