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 29 June 2016 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 176 153 123
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -30
Contract jobs citing Android 718 825 843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.46% 1.62% 1.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.38% 7.25% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 537 569
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 34 35
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.44 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.61% +8.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.06 £9.15 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £14.25 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+14.91% -14.92%
Android
UK

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
11255 11374 11169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.86% 22.36% 23.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7200 6769 6480
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 588 886 937
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £40.00 £32.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

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 29 June 2016.

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 29 June 2016.

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 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -8 431 £425 - 159
South East -22 95 £389 +16.47% 48
Yorkshire +29 41 £425 +32.81% 26
East of England +10 34 £325 +0.77% 16
South West -18 31 £375 -7.69% 25
North West -61 31 £375 +7.14% 37
West Midlands -19 19 £180 -38.98% 13
North East -42 17 £310 +77.14% 7
East Midlands +5 16 £340 +13.33% 15
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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.

1 767 (56.31%) Apple iOS
2 573 (42.07%) Android Development
3 551 (40.46%) Agile Software Development
4 465 (34.14%) Mobile App
5 387 (28.41%) Java
6 306 (22.47%) User Experience
7 279 (20.48%) Windows
8 221 (16.23%) Mobile Development
9 218 (16.01%) JavaScript
10 216 (15.86%) TDD
11 205 (15.05%) Android SDK
12 189 (13.88%) HTML
13 184 (13.51%) iOS Development
14 170 (12.48%) Scrum
15 168 (12.33%) Git (software)
16 165 (12.11%) Microsoft
17 150 (11.01%) CSS
17 150 (11.01%) JSON
18 148 (10.87%) Web Services
19 146 (10.72%) Google
20 144 (10.57%) REST
21 141 (10.35%) Active Directory
22 131 (9.62%) RESTful
23 115 (8.44%) HTML5
24 112 (8.22%) C#
25 110 (8.08%) BDD
26 109 (8.00%) Android Studio
27 108 (7.93%) Continuous Integration
28 106 (7.78%) Apple
29 104 (7.64%) E-Commerce

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 48 (3.52%) MS Exchange
2 36 (2.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 30 (2.20%) CMS
4 28 (2.06%) Skype for Business
5 22 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2010
6 21 (1.54%) SharePoint
7 17 (1.25%) Confluence
8 13 (0.95%) Apache
8 13 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (0.81%) Tomcat
10 9 (0.66%) IIS
10 9 (0.66%) Mule
11 8 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
13 6 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
13 6 (0.44%) Marvel
13 6 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.37%) Joomla!
Applications
1 67 (4.92%) MS Office
2 55 (4.04%) MS Excel
3 45 (3.30%) Photoshop
4 31 (2.28%) Adobe Illustrator
5 19 (1.40%) InVision
6 14 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 9 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (0.66%) OmniGraffle
8 5 (0.37%) InDesign
8 5 (0.37%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.15%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.15%) MS Project
10 1 (0.073%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.073%) Flinto
10 1 (0.073%) Pixelapse
10 1 (0.073%) Simulink
10 1 (0.073%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.59%) Faxination
4 3 (0.22%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.073%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.073%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.073%) Magento
5 1 (0.073%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.073%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 80 (5.87%) Google Play
2 58 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (3.01%) Office 365
4 31 (2.28%) GitHub
5 30 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (0.95%) Google Apps
7 11 (0.81%) Heroku
8 9 (0.66%) Force.com
8 9 (0.66%) Mimecast
9 8 (0.59%) Google Analytics
9 8 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
10 7 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 5 (0.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 5 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
11 5 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (0.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 5 (0.37%) CloudFront
11 5 (0.37%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.79%) Internet
2 33 (2.42%) DNS
3 24 (1.76%) DHCP
4 20 (1.47%) LAN
5 18 (1.32%) TCP/IP
5 18 (1.32%) VPN
6 17 (1.25%) SAN
7 16 (1.17%) Bluetooth
8 15 (1.10%) HTTP
8 15 (1.10%) VoIP
8 15 (1.10%) WAN
9 14 (1.03%) Skype
10 13 (0.95%) NAS
11 12 (0.88%) SSL
12 10 (0.73%) Firewall
12 10 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (0.66%) AMQP
14 7 (0.51%) Network Security
14 7 (0.51%) Unified Communications
14 7 (0.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (3.89%) SQL Server
2 36 (2.64%) SQLite
3 32 (2.35%) MongoDB
4 30 (2.20%) MySQL
5 15 (1.10%) NoSQL
6 13 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
6 13 (0.95%) Relational Database
7 12 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (0.59%) RDBMS
10 7 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 5 (0.37%) Big Data
13 4 (0.29%) RavenDB
13 4 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (0.22%) Redis
15 2 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 168 (12.33%) Git (software)
2 109 (8.00%) Android Studio
3 90 (6.61%) Jenkins
4 81 (5.95%) Gradle
4 81 (5.95%) JIRA
5 44 (3.23%) Appium
6 43 (3.16%) Cucumber
7 41 (3.01%) Eclipse
8 40 (2.94%) Selenium
9 36 (2.64%) Xcode
10 31 (2.28%) Subversion
11 30 (2.20%) JUnit
12 28 (2.06%) WebDriver
13 25 (1.84%) Axure RP
14 23 (1.69%) Robotium
15 18 (1.32%) Calabash
15 18 (1.32%) git-flow
15 18 (1.32%) Mockito
15 18 (1.32%) Robolectric
16 17 (1.25%) Ant
General
1 99 (7.27%) Banking
2 97 (7.12%) Finance
3 65 (4.77%) Retail
4 34 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 30 (2.20%) Marketing
6 24 (1.76%) Electronics
7 22 (1.62%) Publishing
8 19 (1.40%) Games
9 16 (1.17%) Legal
9 16 (1.17%) Retail Banking
10 15 (1.10%) Law
11 11 (0.81%) Advertising
11 11 (0.81%) German Language
11 11 (0.81%) Manufacturing
12 9 (0.66%) Automotive
13 8 (0.59%) Back Office
14 6 (0.44%) French Language
15 5 (0.37%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.37%) Italian Language
15 5 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 692 (50.81%) Developer
2 453 (33.26%) Android Developer
3 107 (7.86%) Designer
4 96 (7.05%) Mobile Developer
5 90 (6.61%) iOS Developer
6 81 (5.95%) Analyst
7 79 (5.80%) Applications Developer
7 79 (5.80%) Senior Developer
8 65 (4.77%) Java Developer
9 64 (4.70%) Senior Android Developer
10 63 (4.63%) UX Designer
11 57 (4.19%) Architect
12 56 (4.11%) Android Engineer
12 56 (4.11%) iOS Android Developer
13 53 (3.89%) UI Designer
14 50 (3.67%) QA Engineer
15 45 (3.30%) Java Android Developer
15 45 (3.30%) Tester
16 44 (3.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 41 (3.01%) Mobile Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (15.05%) Android SDK
2 189 (13.88%) HTML
3 150 (11.01%) CSS
3 150 (11.01%) JSON
4 148 (10.87%) Web Services
5 144 (10.57%) REST
6 131 (9.62%) RESTful
7 115 (8.44%) HTML5
8 93 (6.83%) .NET
9 89 (6.53%) XML
10 70 (5.14%) CSS3
11 68 (4.99%) AngularJS
12 63 (4.63%) SOAP
13 57 (4.19%) jQuery
14 49 (3.60%) Node.js
15 44 (3.23%) iOS SDK
16 31 (2.28%) Backbone.js
17 30 (2.20%) ASP.NET
17 30 (2.20%) React
18 27 (1.98%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 465 (34.14%) Mobile App
2 306 (22.47%) User Experience
3 103 (7.56%) Blackberry
4 63 (4.63%) iPhone
5 61 (4.48%) Computer Science
6 52 (3.82%) iPad
7 46 (3.38%) Smartphone
8 41 (3.01%) Mobile Banking
9 29 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
10 25 (1.84%) Data Structures
11 21 (1.54%) Algorithms
11 21 (1.54%) Embedded Systems
12 20 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
13 16 (1.17%) Social Media
14 13 (0.95%) Handset
14 13 (0.95%) Social Network
14 13 (0.95%) Visualisation
15 12 (0.88%) Device Driver
16 11 (0.81%) BYOD
16 11 (0.81%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 767 (56.31%) Apple iOS
2 279 (20.48%) Windows
3 93 (6.83%) Linux
4 89 (6.53%) Windows 7
5 69 (5.07%) Windows Server
6 40 (2.94%) Windows 8
6 40 (2.94%) Windows Phone
7 34 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (2.06%) Mac OS X
9 26 (1.91%) Windows 10
9 26 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (1.62%) Mac OS
11 20 (1.47%) Windows XP
12 19 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 19 (1.40%) Windows Mobile
13 16 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (1.03%) Unix
15 9 (0.66%) Ubuntu
15 9 (0.66%) webOS
15 9 (0.66%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 573 (42.07%) Android Development
2 551 (40.46%) Agile Software Development
3 221 (16.23%) Mobile Development
4 216 (15.86%) TDD
5 184 (13.51%) iOS Development
6 170 (12.48%) Scrum
7 110 (8.08%) BDD
8 108 (7.93%) Continuous Integration
9 104 (7.64%) E-Commerce
10 95 (6.98%) OO
11 85 (6.24%) Automated Testing
12 84 (6.17%) Unit Testing
13 79 (5.80%) Mobile Application Development
14 71 (5.21%) Software Engineering
15 67 (4.92%) ITIL
15 67 (4.92%) Open Source
16 60 (4.41%) MVC
17 54 (3.96%) Wireframes
18 52 (3.82%) Web Development
19 51 (3.74%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 387 (28.41%) Java
2 218 (16.01%) JavaScript
3 112 (8.22%) C#
4 89 (6.53%) SQL
5 88 (6.46%) Objective-C
6 64 (4.70%) C++
7 57 (4.19%) C
8 55 (4.04%) Python
9 48 (3.52%) Apple Swift
9 48 (3.52%) Ruby
10 44 (3.23%) PHP
11 22 (1.62%) Bash Shell
11 22 (1.62%) Scala
12 13 (0.95%) PowerShell
13 12 (0.88%) Shell Script
14 10 (0.73%) Apex Code
14 10 (0.73%) Perl
14 10 (0.73%) SOQL
15 8 (0.59%) Clojure
16 6 (0.44%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 89 (6.53%) Degree
2 39 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 25 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (1.69%) MCSE
5 19 (1.40%) SC Cleared
6 13 (0.95%) DV Cleared
7 9 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
8 8 (0.59%) MCP
9 7 (0.51%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 6 (0.44%) MCTS
11 5 (0.37%) CCA
11 5 (0.37%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.37%) MCITP
12 4 (0.29%) ISEB
12 4 (0.29%) ISTQB
13 3 (0.22%) A+ Certification
13 3 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
13 3 (0.22%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (7.05%) QA
2 8 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (0.44%) SLA
4 4 (0.29%) SDET
5 1 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 141 (10.35%) Active Directory
2 22 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.03%) Docker
3 14 (1.03%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.66%) XenApp
5 7 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.44%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.37%) BitLocker
7 5 (0.37%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.29%) vSphere
9 3 (0.22%) Xen
10 2 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.073%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.073%) NFS
11 1 (0.073%) Samba
11 1 (0.073%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.073%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.073%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 33 (2.42%) AirWatch
2 21 (1.54%) SCCM
3 13 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (0.73%) Casper Suite
4 10 (0.73%) Puppet
5 9 (0.66%) Ansible
5 9 (0.66%) Kubernetes
5 9 (0.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 8 (0.59%) Microsoft Clustering
7 7 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (0.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 5 (0.37%) ServiceCenter
9 4 (0.29%) SCOM
9 4 (0.29%) WSUS
9 4 (0.29%) XenMobile
9 4 (0.29%) yum
10 3 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.22%) OpenAM
11 2 (0.15%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.15%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 165 (12.11%) Microsoft
2 146 (10.72%) Google
3 106 (7.78%) Apple
4 63 (4.63%) Xamarin
5 52 (3.82%) Adobe
6 41 (3.01%) Citrix
7 33 (2.42%) SAP
8 30 (2.20%) VMware
9 25 (1.84%) HP
10 22 (1.62%) Facebook
10 22 (1.62%) MobileIron
11 20 (1.47%) Oracle
11 20 (1.47%) Symantec
12 19 (1.40%) Atlassian
13 17 (1.25%) Cisco
13 17 (1.25%) Red Hat
14 13 (0.95%) iManage
14 13 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
15 12 (0.88%) Intel Security
16 11 (0.81%) Optimizely
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Lennon Wright
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Orpington, Kent
Stratospherec
Rate: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Trust In Soda
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Talent International
Rate: £320 - £375 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer People
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £400 to £500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Tadcaster, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £18 - £19 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Bagshot, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago