The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK / England
Rank 155 173 142
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -31
Contract jobs citing Android 683 663 739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.64% 1.42% 1.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.86% 6.67% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 414 488
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £525 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 40 29
Median hourly rate £18.70 £21.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.45 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £45.00 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-25.58% -34.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Operating Systems Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8685 9933 10532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.91% 21.34% 23.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5528 5992 6265
Median daily rate £400 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 532 773 883
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Android as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in England

Android
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Android across the England region.

Android Daily Rate Trend in England

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in England

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Android across the England region.

Android Hourly Rate Trend in England

Android
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Android Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Android
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -6 303 £425 +6.25% 167
South East -10 108 £325 -10.34% 49
East of England +59 73 £350 +9.37% 26
North West -5 53 £400 +3.22% 39
South West +11 37 £329 -0.75% 24
West Midlands +17 28 £200 -39.39% 43
East Midlands +16 26 £335 +25.23% 10
Yorkshire -8 25 £375 +7.14% 16
North East - 20 £350 - 3
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Android.

1 850 (58.66%) Apple iOS
2 597 (41.20%) Android Development
3 594 (40.99%) Agile Software Development
4 457 (31.54%) Mobile App
5 398 (27.47%) Java
6 356 (24.57%) Windows
7 289 (19.94%) JavaScript
8 280 (19.32%) iOS Development
9 269 (18.56%) Mobile Development
10 249 (17.18%) HTML
10 249 (17.18%) TDD
11 226 (15.60%) Scrum
12 215 (14.84%) CSS
13 214 (14.77%) Microsoft
14 211 (14.56%) User Experience
15 180 (12.42%) Android SDK
16 179 (12.35%) JSON
17 175 (12.08%) Git (software)
18 162 (11.18%) Active Directory
19 161 (11.11%) C#
20 154 (10.63%) Objective-C
21 150 (10.35%) Web Services
22 143 (9.87%) REST
23 140 (9.66%) BDD
24 136 (9.39%) Android Studio
25 132 (9.11%) Continuous Integration
26 131 (9.04%) .NET
27 130 (8.97%) HTML5
28 124 (8.56%) RESTful
29 123 (8.49%) Apple

Android
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 51 (3.52%) MS Exchange
2 48 (3.31%) Skype for Business
3 35 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (1.86%) SharePoint
5 23 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 23 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
5 23 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (1.59%) IIS
6 13 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 11 (0.76%) Apache
7 11 (0.76%) Confluence
7 11 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (0.69%) CMS
8 10 (0.69%) IBM Notes
9 9 (0.62%) Cloud Foundry
9 9 (0.62%) Office Communications Server
9 9 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (0.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 89 (6.14%) MS Office
2 78 (5.38%) MS Excel
3 39 (2.69%) Photoshop
4 28 (1.93%) Adobe Illustrator
5 19 (1.31%) InVision
6 12 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (0.48%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.21%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.14%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.14%) UserZoom
10 1 (0.069%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.069%) InDesign
10 1 (0.069%) MS Project
10 1 (0.069%) Pixate
10 1 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (0.83%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.14%) Eikon
4 2 (0.14%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.069%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 69 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 56 (3.86%) Office 365
4 47 (3.24%) Google Play
5 31 (2.14%) GitHub
6 15 (1.04%) G Suite
7 13 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
8 11 (0.76%) Google App Engine
9 10 (0.69%) PaaS
10 9 (0.62%) IaaS
11 8 (0.55%) Google Drive
12 7 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
13 6 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 6 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
13 6 (0.41%) Heroku
13 6 (0.41%) iTunes
14 5 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
14 5 (0.35%) CloudBees
14 5 (0.35%) OpenShift
14 5 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (3.24%) DNS
2 40 (2.76%) DHCP
3 37 (2.55%) Cisco IOS
3 37 (2.55%) Skype
4 33 (2.28%) VPN
5 32 (2.21%) LAN
6 30 (2.07%) Internet
6 30 (2.07%) WAN
7 29 (2.00%) HTTP
8 26 (1.79%) VoIP
8 26 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
9 24 (1.66%) TCP/IP
10 20 (1.38%) Bluetooth
11 18 (1.24%) Firewall
12 16 (1.10%) SMTP
13 12 (0.83%) RTSP
13 12 (0.83%) Wireless
14 11 (0.76%) LTE
15 9 (0.62%) RTP
15 9 (0.62%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (5.94%) SQL Server
2 38 (2.62%) SQLite
3 37 (2.55%) MySQL
4 29 (2.00%) Relational Database
5 26 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
7 21 (1.45%) MongoDB
7 21 (1.45%) RDBMS
8 20 (1.38%) NoSQL
9 19 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
10 18 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (0.76%) Big Data
11 11 (0.76%) Hadoop
12 8 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
14 6 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
15 5 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 5 (0.35%) Couchbase
16 4 (0.28%) Amazon Redshift
16 4 (0.28%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 175 (12.08%) Git (software)
2 136 (9.39%) Android Studio
3 99 (6.83%) Jenkins
4 86 (5.94%) JIRA
5 56 (3.86%) Cucumber
5 56 (3.86%) Selenium
6 55 (3.80%) Xcode
7 51 (3.52%) Calabash
8 47 (3.24%) Gradle
9 42 (2.90%) Appium
10 41 (2.83%) Eclipse
11 40 (2.76%) Subversion
12 34 (2.35%) Axure RP
13 33 (2.28%) Visual Studio
14 31 (2.14%) JUnit
15 21 (1.45%) Maven
16 19 (1.31%) CocoaPods
16 19 (1.31%) WebDriver
17 15 (1.04%) Robolectric
18 14 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 121 (8.35%) Finance
2 96 (6.63%) Banking
3 79 (5.45%) Games
4 70 (4.83%) Retail
5 53 (3.66%) Marketing
6 38 (2.62%) Publishing
7 36 (2.48%) Telecoms
8 20 (1.38%) Legal
9 18 (1.24%) Electronics
10 15 (1.04%) Investment Banking
11 11 (0.76%) Advertising
11 11 (0.76%) Automotive
12 10 (0.69%) Law
12 10 (0.69%) Retail Banking
13 6 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.35%) Front Office
14 5 (0.35%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.28%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.28%) Spanish Language
16 3 (0.21%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 797 (55.00%) Developer
2 415 (28.64%) Android Developer
3 134 (9.25%) iOS Developer
4 115 (7.94%) Mobile Developer
4 115 (7.94%) Senior Developer
5 100 (6.90%) Analyst
6 92 (6.35%) Java Developer
7 87 (6.00%) Applications Developer
8 79 (5.45%) Designer
9 66 (4.55%) Xamarin Developer
10 61 (4.21%) iOS Android Developer
10 61 (4.21%) Senior Android Developer
11 59 (4.07%) Architect
12 56 (3.86%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 49 (3.38%) Support Engineer
14 47 (3.24%) UI Designer
15 45 (3.11%) Java Android Developer
15 45 (3.11%) JavaScript Developer
16 42 (2.90%) Tester
17 40 (2.76%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (17.18%) HTML
2 215 (14.84%) CSS
3 180 (12.42%) Android SDK
4 179 (12.35%) JSON
5 150 (10.35%) Web Services
6 143 (9.87%) REST
7 131 (9.04%) .NET
8 130 (8.97%) HTML5
9 124 (8.56%) RESTful
10 105 (7.25%) XML
11 103 (7.11%) AngularJS
12 76 (5.24%) CSS3
13 75 (5.18%) jQuery
14 66 (4.55%) Node.js
15 62 (4.28%) iOS SDK
16 60 (4.14%) React
17 47 (3.24%) Apache Cordova
18 38 (2.62%) Cocoa
19 36 (2.48%) Spring
20 33 (2.28%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 457 (31.54%) Mobile App
2 211 (14.56%) User Experience
3 112 (7.73%) Blackberry
4 82 (5.66%) iPhone
5 75 (5.18%) Computer Science
6 62 (4.28%) iPad
7 53 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
8 37 (2.55%) Smartphone
9 27 (1.86%) Mobile Banking
10 24 (1.66%) Data Centre
11 23 (1.59%) Animation
11 23 (1.59%) Video on Demand
12 18 (1.24%) Algorithms
12 18 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
13 15 (1.04%) Augmented Reality
13 15 (1.04%) Digital Media
13 15 (1.04%) Fintech
13 15 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
13 15 (1.04%) Visualisation
14 14 (0.97%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 850 (58.66%) Apple iOS
2 356 (24.57%) Windows
3 98 (6.76%) Windows 7
4 92 (6.35%) Linux
5 85 (5.87%) Windows Server
6 59 (4.07%) Windows 10
7 58 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 45 (3.11%) Windows Phone
9 42 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 39 (2.69%) Mac OS X
11 37 (2.55%) Windows 8
12 28 (1.93%) Windows Mobile
12 28 (1.93%) Windows Server 2003
13 23 (1.59%) Unix
14 22 (1.52%) Mac OS
15 17 (1.17%) Windows XP
16 13 (0.90%) webOS
16 13 (0.90%) Windows Phone 7
17 11 (0.76%) Embedded Linux
17 11 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 597 (41.20%) Android Development
2 594 (40.99%) Agile Software Development
3 280 (19.32%) iOS Development
4 269 (18.56%) Mobile Development
5 249 (17.18%) TDD
6 226 (15.60%) Scrum
7 140 (9.66%) BDD
8 132 (9.11%) Continuous Integration
9 113 (7.80%) E-Commerce
10 95 (6.56%) Software Engineering
11 88 (6.07%) OO
12 76 (5.24%) MVC
13 70 (4.83%) Automated Testing
13 70 (4.83%) Unit Testing
13 70 (4.83%) Web Development
14 68 (4.69%) ITIL
15 57 (3.93%) Mentoring
16 54 (3.73%) Front End Development
16 54 (3.73%) Kanban
16 54 (3.73%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 398 (27.47%) Java
2 289 (19.94%) JavaScript
3 161 (11.11%) C#
4 154 (10.63%) Objective-C
5 116 (8.01%) Apple Swift
6 105 (7.25%) SQL
7 81 (5.59%) Python
8 79 (5.45%) C++
9 58 (4.00%) C
10 49 (3.38%) Ruby
11 43 (2.97%) PHP
12 35 (2.42%) PowerShell
13 24 (1.66%) Scala
14 19 (1.31%) Bash Shell
15 17 (1.17%) ES6
16 16 (1.10%) VB
17 15 (1.04%) Perl
18 13 (0.90%) VBScript
19 11 (0.76%) XAML
20 10 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 109 (7.52%) Degree
2 59 (4.07%) Security Cleared
3 45 (3.11%) SC Cleared
4 29 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (1.59%) MCSE
6 15 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
7 11 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (0.55%) CCNA
9 8 (0.55%) ISEB
10 7 (0.48%) DV Cleared
10 7 (0.48%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.48%) MOS
11 6 (0.41%) AWS Certification
11 6 (0.41%) CTC Cleared
12 5 (0.35%) CCNP
13 3 (0.21%) APMP
13 3 (0.21%) CCIP
13 3 (0.21%) JNCIA
13 3 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (7.04%) QA
2 29 (2.00%) SLA
3 9 (0.62%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.62%) SDET
4 6 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
6 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.069%) GCP
7 1 (0.069%) GDPR
7 1 (0.069%) WCAG
System Software
1 162 (11.18%) Active Directory
2 39 (2.69%) Docker
3 25 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (1.10%) Hyper-V
5 10 (0.69%) BitLocker
5 10 (0.69%) XenApp
6 8 (0.55%) XenDesktop
7 7 (0.48%) Xen
8 6 (0.41%) Firmware
9 2 (0.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.14%) Dovecot
9 2 (0.14%) Postfix
9 2 (0.14%) Samba
9 2 (0.14%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.14%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 56 (3.86%) AirWatch
2 44 (3.04%) SCCM
3 23 (1.59%) WSUS
4 15 (1.04%) Microsoft Intune
4 15 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
5 12 (0.83%) NetBackup
5 12 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (0.76%) Puppet
7 10 (0.69%) SCOM
8 7 (0.48%) Casper Suite
9 6 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (0.35%) Kibana
10 5 (0.35%) Nagios
11 4 (0.28%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
11 4 (0.28%) Kubernetes
11 4 (0.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 3 (0.21%) Ansible
13 2 (0.14%) Cisco IPCC
13 2 (0.14%) SCSM
13 2 (0.14%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 214 (14.77%) Microsoft
2 123 (8.49%) Apple
3 117 (8.07%) Google
4 108 (7.45%) Xamarin
5 56 (3.86%) Adobe
6 49 (3.38%) Citrix
7 48 (3.31%) Cisco
7 48 (3.31%) HP
8 36 (2.48%) VMware
9 29 (2.00%) Oracle
10 25 (1.73%) Symantec
11 23 (1.59%) Dell
12 21 (1.45%) MobileIron
13 14 (0.97%) Splunk
13 14 (0.97%) Toshiba
14 13 (0.90%) LANDesk
15 12 (0.83%) SAP
16 11 (0.76%) Red Hat
17 10 (0.69%) Lotus
18 9 (0.62%) Brightcove
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Rate: Up to £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Rate: £350 - £360 per day, Benefits Home based
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Livedrive
Rate: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Rate: From £450 to £525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Rate: From £350 to £520 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
First Point
Rate: £225.00 - £275 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
LA International
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, 6 months contract
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IT Talent Solutions
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £500 per day for 12 months
Posted: 5 days ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £13 - £14 per hour
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
First Point
Rate: £400 - £525 per day
Posted: 6 days ago