The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Software Development
Rank 272 203 312
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +109
Contract jobs citing Android Development 330 464 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.69% 1.02% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 1.39% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 324 141
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£400 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £288
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +18.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 32
Average hourly rate £53.50 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.90 £34.20 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.30 £45.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35491 33389 37029
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.48% 73.28% 70.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 22455 20580 21661
Average daily rate £401 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.37% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £579
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1095 1001 1322
Average hourly rate £25.00 £31.56 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.77% +5.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
Android Development
UK

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 11 July 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 -47 234 £408 +1.87% 55
South East +5 33 £375 - 18
East of England -36 17 £400 +26.98% 7
Yorkshire +3 13 £325 -1.51% 9
South West -24 10 £450 +28.57% 9
West Midlands -13 9 £275 -21.42% 6
North West -19 4 £375 -6.25% 23
East Midlands -7 2 £238 -13.63% 6
North East -12 2 - - 3
Android Development
UK

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 618 (100.00%) Android
2 268 (43.37%) Java
3 245 (39.64%) Apple iOS
4 214 (34.63%) iOS Development
5 180 (29.13%) Mobile App
6 154 (24.92%) Android SDK
7 140 (22.65%) JSON
8 122 (19.74%) Web Services
9 121 (19.58%) HTML
10 110 (17.80%) JavaScript
10 110 (17.80%) XML
11 108 (17.48%) Agile Software Development
12 96 (15.53%) Google
13 79 (12.78%) CSS
14 78 (12.62%) OO
15 76 (12.30%) HTML5
16 74 (11.97%) TDD
16 74 (11.97%) Objective-C
17 68 (11.00%) OOP
18 66 (10.68%) Software Engineering
19 59 (9.55%) REST
20 56 (9.06%) RESTful
21 55 (8.90%) Finance
22 49 (7.93%) C#
23 47 (7.61%) Eclipse
24 46 (7.44%) .NET
25 45 (7.28%) SQL
25 45 (7.28%) Scrum
25 45 (7.28%) Git (software)
26 43 (6.96%) jQuery

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 18 (2.91%) CMS
2 12 (1.94%) Apache
2 12 (1.94%) WordPress
3 8 (1.29%) Node.js
4 5 (0.81%) Adobe CQ
5 4 (0.65%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.49%) IIS
7 2 (0.32%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.32%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.32%) Mule
7 2 (0.32%) Lync
7 2 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.16%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (0.81%) MS Excel
1 5 (0.81%) Doxygen
2 2 (0.32%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (1.29%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.32%) Google App Engine
2 2 (0.32%) SaaS
3 1 (0.16%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.05%) HTTP
2 14 (2.27%) NFC
3 13 (2.10%) Bluetooth
4 11 (1.78%) VPN
4 11 (1.78%) Internet
5 10 (1.62%) RTSP
6 8 (1.29%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.97%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.49%) VoIP
8 3 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.32%) AMQP
10 1 (0.16%) FTP
10 1 (0.16%) SSL
10 1 (0.16%) 3G
10 1 (0.16%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (5.34%) SQLite
2 23 (3.72%) MySQL
3 11 (1.78%) SQL Server
4 7 (1.13%) MongoDB
5 5 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.49%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.32%) Big Data
8 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.16%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.16%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.16%) MS Access
9 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.16%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.16%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 47 (7.61%) Eclipse
2 45 (7.28%) Git (software)
3 36 (5.83%) Xcode
4 34 (5.50%) Subversion
5 20 (3.24%) JIRA
6 18 (2.91%) PhoneGap
7 13 (2.10%) Visual Studio
8 12 (1.94%) Bitbucket
8 12 (1.94%) Maven
9 10 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (1.62%) Gradle
10 9 (1.46%) Cucumber
11 8 (1.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 8 (1.29%) Jenkins
12 6 (0.97%) Mercurial
12 6 (0.97%) Ant
13 5 (0.81%) JUnit
13 5 (0.81%) Selenium
13 5 (0.81%) Hudson
14 4 (0.65%) Android Studio
General
1 55 (8.90%) Finance
2 22 (3.56%) Banking
3 21 (3.40%) Marketing
4 18 (2.91%) Publishing
5 15 (2.43%) Retail
6 11 (1.78%) Games
6 11 (1.78%) Legal
7 10 (1.62%) Advertising
8 7 (1.13%) Automotive
8 7 (1.13%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.81%) Electronics
10 4 (0.65%) French Language
10 4 (0.65%) German Language
11 3 (0.49%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.49%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.16%) Law
12 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.16%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 561 (90.78%) Developer
2 408 (66.02%) Android Developer
3 67 (10.84%) Mobile Developer
4 58 (9.39%) iOS Developer
5 45 (7.28%) Senior Developer
6 33 (5.34%) Lead Developer
7 32 (5.18%) Senior Android Developer
8 24 (3.88%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 24 (3.88%) Applications Developer
9 17 (2.75%) Java Developer
9 17 (2.75%) Web Developer
10 12 (1.94%) C# Developer
11 11 (1.78%) JavaScript Developer
11 11 (1.78%) LAMP Developer
12 10 (1.62%) Software Engineer
13 9 (1.46%) Architect
13 9 (1.46%) Integration Engineer
14 8 (1.29%) iPhone Developer
14 8 (1.29%) Mobile Web Developer
15 6 (0.97%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (24.92%) Android SDK
2 140 (22.65%) JSON
3 122 (19.74%) Web Services
4 121 (19.58%) HTML
5 110 (17.80%) XML
6 79 (12.78%) CSS
7 76 (12.30%) HTML5
8 59 (9.55%) REST
9 56 (9.06%) RESTful
10 46 (7.44%) .NET
11 43 (6.96%) jQuery
12 36 (5.83%) SOAP
13 34 (5.50%) Ajax
14 32 (5.18%) iOS SDK
15 27 (4.37%) CSS3
16 17 (2.75%) ASP.NET
17 16 (2.59%) LAMP
17 16 (2.59%) AngularJS
18 15 (2.43%) XHTML
19 13 (2.10%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 180 (29.13%) Mobile App
2 40 (6.47%) iPhone
3 31 (5.02%) Open Source
4 28 (4.53%) Blackberry
4 28 (4.53%) iPad
5 27 (4.37%) Computer Science
6 26 (4.21%) Social Media
7 21 (3.40%) Digital Media
8 17 (2.75%) Social Network
9 14 (2.27%) Client/Server
10 11 (1.78%) Smartphone
10 11 (1.78%) Mobile Payment
11 10 (1.62%) Streaming Media
12 9 (1.46%) Streaming Video
13 8 (1.29%) Animation
13 8 (1.29%) Mobile Banking
14 7 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (1.13%) Cryptography
15 5 (0.81%) Handset
15 5 (0.81%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 618 (100.00%) Android
2 245 (39.64%) Apple iOS
3 43 (6.96%) Linux
4 38 (6.15%) Windows
5 11 (1.78%) Ubuntu
6 7 (1.13%) Windows Phone
7 5 (0.81%) Windows CE
8 4 (0.65%) UNIX
8 4 (0.65%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.49%) Windows Phone 8
9 3 (0.49%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (34.63%) iOS Development
2 108 (17.48%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (12.62%) OO
4 74 (11.97%) TDD
5 68 (11.00%) OOP
6 66 (10.68%) Software Engineering
7 45 (7.28%) Scrum
8 43 (6.96%) MVC
9 33 (5.34%) Multithreading
10 28 (4.53%) Web Development
11 26 (4.21%) BDD
11 26 (4.21%) E-Commerce
11 26 (4.21%) Mobile Application Development
12 21 (3.40%) Unit Testing
13 19 (3.07%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (2.43%) Analytics
15 14 (2.27%) Automated Testing
16 13 (2.10%) Mobile Commerce
17 12 (1.94%) Web Application Development
18 11 (1.78%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 268 (43.37%) Java
2 110 (17.80%) JavaScript
3 74 (11.97%) Objective-C
4 49 (7.93%) C#
5 45 (7.28%) SQL
6 43 (6.96%) C++
7 34 (5.50%) PHP
8 33 (5.34%) C
9 16 (2.59%) PHP5
10 8 (1.29%) T-SQL
11 7 (1.13%) Ruby
12 6 (0.97%) Python
12 6 (0.97%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.32%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.32%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.32%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.32%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.32%) ActionScript 3.0
14 1 (0.16%) ActionScript 2.0
14 1 (0.16%) Golang
Qualifications
1 31 (5.02%) Degree
2 24 (3.88%) Security Cleared
3 11 (1.78%) DV Cleared
4 10 (1.62%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.32%) CBAP
6 1 (0.16%) IIBA
6 1 (0.16%) PhD
6 1 (0.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.53%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.16%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 11 (1.78%) Nagios
2 3 (0.49%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.32%) Ansible
3 2 (0.32%) Puppet
4 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.16%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 96 (15.53%) Google
2 19 (3.07%) Facebook
3 17 (2.75%) Xamarin
4 15 (2.43%) Microsoft
5 11 (1.78%) Twitter
5 11 (1.78%) Apple
6 8 (1.29%) Sencha
7 5 (0.81%) Appcelerator
8 3 (0.49%) MobileIron
8 3 (0.49%) Adobe
8 3 (0.49%) Oracle
9 2 (0.32%) Cisco
9 2 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.32%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.32%) Zend
9 2 (0.32%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.32%) Ektron
9 2 (0.32%) Metastorm
9 2 (0.32%) Perforce
9 2 (0.32%) Splunk
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