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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 161 145 151
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Contract jobs citing Android 749 828 777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.63% 1.64% 1.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.73% 7.64% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 542 520
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 41 30
Median hourly rate £18.85 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.78% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £12.00 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £45.00 £33.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.96 £20.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +38.33%
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
9694 10841 11993
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.06% 21.45% 23.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6131 6442 7220
Median daily rate £398 £388 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.58% +9.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 624 917 1041
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.79 £42.46 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -29 351 £425 +6.25% 171
South East +5 119 £345 -4.82% 51
East of England +42 62 £350 +17.64% 33
North West -28 62 £400 - 32
South West +13 40 £338 -3.57% 28
Yorkshire -1 40 £365 +4.28% 17
East Midlands +7 25 £375 +11.11% 21
West Midlands +1 24 £321 +8.89% 33
North East -13 19 £330 +92.70% 7
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 919 (59.87%) Apple iOS
2 645 (42.02%) Agile Software Development
3 642 (41.82%) Android Development
4 449 (29.25%) Mobile App
5 412 (26.84%) Java
6 398 (25.93%) Windows
7 320 (20.85%) JavaScript
8 295 (19.22%) iOS Development
9 284 (18.50%) TDD
10 275 (17.92%) Mobile Development
11 269 (17.52%) HTML
12 243 (15.83%) Microsoft
13 239 (15.57%) CSS
14 238 (15.50%) User Experience
15 209 (13.62%) Scrum
15 209 (13.62%) Git (software)
16 208 (13.55%) JSON
17 198 (12.90%) Android SDK
18 184 (11.99%) Active Directory
19 176 (11.47%) C#
20 174 (11.34%) BDD
21 172 (11.21%) Web Services
22 155 (10.10%) Continuous Integration
23 152 (9.90%) REST
23 152 (9.90%) Objective-C
24 149 (9.71%) Google
25 145 (9.45%) RESTful
25 145 (9.45%) Apple
26 143 (9.32%) HTML5
27 141 (9.19%) 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 68 (4.43%) MS Exchange
2 58 (3.78%) Skype for Business
3 42 (2.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 39 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 30 (1.95%) SharePoint
6 24 (1.56%) IIS
7 23 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 22 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
9 15 (0.98%) Apache
10 14 (0.91%) CMS
10 14 (0.91%) Confluence
11 13 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
12 12 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
13 11 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 11 (0.72%) Office Communications Server
14 9 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
14 9 (0.59%) Tomcat
15 8 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
15 8 (0.52%) OpenStack
16 5 (0.33%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 107 (6.97%) MS Office
2 78 (5.08%) MS Excel
3 42 (2.74%) Photoshop
4 30 (1.95%) Adobe Illustrator
5 17 (1.11%) InVision
6 12 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 11 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
8 10 (0.65%) OmniGraffle
9 7 (0.46%) MS Visio
10 3 (0.20%) InDesign
10 3 (0.20%) Pixate
11 2 (0.13%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.13%) MS Project
12 1 (0.065%) Pixelapse
12 1 (0.065%) Simulink
12 1 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (0.78%) Faxination
2 11 (0.72%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.20%) Sage X3
5 2 (0.13%) OpenText MBPM
5 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 72 (4.69%) Office 365
2 70 (4.56%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (4.56%) Google Play
2 70 (4.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (1.95%) GitHub
4 28 (1.82%) G Suite
5 14 (0.91%) Mimecast
6 11 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (0.65%) Trello
8 9 (0.59%) Google Drive
9 8 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 8 (0.52%) IaaS
9 8 (0.52%) PaaS
10 7 (0.46%) Google App Engine
10 7 (0.46%) iTunes
11 6 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (0.39%) Heroku
12 5 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.26%) OpenShift
13 4 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (3.84%) DNS
2 49 (3.19%) Internet
3 45 (2.93%) DHCP
4 41 (2.67%) Skype
5 33 (2.15%) HTTP
6 31 (2.02%) LAN
7 29 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
8 28 (1.82%) VPN
9 27 (1.76%) TCP/IP
10 24 (1.56%) VoIP
10 24 (1.56%) WAN
11 22 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
12 21 (1.37%) Firewall
13 17 (1.11%) Bluetooth
14 16 (1.04%) NAS
15 15 (0.98%) SAN
16 14 (0.91%) SMTP
17 10 (0.65%) Network Security
17 10 (0.65%) SSL
18 9 (0.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (5.60%) SQL Server
2 56 (3.65%) SQLite
3 43 (2.80%) MySQL
4 26 (1.69%) Relational Database
4 26 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 25 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (1.24%) MongoDB
6 19 (1.24%) RDBMS
6 19 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (0.91%) NoSQL
8 13 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
9 11 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (0.59%) Big Data
10 9 (0.59%) Hadoop
11 7 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (0.33%) Couchbase
14 4 (0.26%) Mixpanel
15 3 (0.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 3 (0.20%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 209 (13.62%) Git (software)
2 114 (7.43%) Android Studio
3 111 (7.23%) Jenkins
4 94 (6.12%) JIRA
5 62 (4.04%) Appium
6 61 (3.97%) Cucumber
7 60 (3.91%) Selenium
8 57 (3.71%) Gradle
9 52 (3.39%) Calabash
10 50 (3.26%) Xcode
11 48 (3.13%) Subversion
12 40 (2.61%) Eclipse
13 39 (2.54%) JUnit
14 32 (2.08%) Axure RP
15 31 (2.02%) Visual Studio
16 30 (1.95%) WebDriver
17 28 (1.82%) Robotium
18 21 (1.37%) Maven
18 21 (1.37%) Robolectric
19 17 (1.11%) git-flow
General
1 95 (6.19%) Finance
2 77 (5.02%) Retail
3 74 (4.82%) Banking
4 72 (4.69%) Games
5 51 (3.32%) Marketing
6 35 (2.28%) Telecoms
7 34 (2.21%) Publishing
8 18 (1.17%) Legal
9 17 (1.11%) Advertising
10 16 (1.04%) Electronics
11 13 (0.85%) Investment Banking
12 12 (0.78%) Automotive
12 12 (0.78%) Law
13 6 (0.39%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.33%) Private Banking
15 4 (0.26%) Front Office
15 4 (0.26%) Multimedia
16 3 (0.20%) Back Office
16 3 (0.20%) French Language
16 3 (0.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 843 (54.92%) Developer
2 455 (29.64%) Android Developer
3 146 (9.51%) iOS Developer
4 135 (8.79%) Senior Developer
5 118 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
6 104 (6.78%) Analyst
7 84 (5.47%) Applications Developer
8 83 (5.41%) Java Developer
8 83 (5.41%) Senior Android Developer
9 78 (5.08%) Designer
10 72 (4.69%) iOS Android Developer
11 70 (4.56%) Xamarin Developer
12 60 (3.91%) Tester
13 56 (3.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 54 (3.52%) JavaScript Developer
15 53 (3.45%) Mobile Applications Developer
16 48 (3.13%) Architect
17 47 (3.06%) Support Engineer
18 42 (2.74%) UI Designer
19 40 (2.61%) Java Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (17.52%) HTML
2 239 (15.57%) CSS
3 208 (13.55%) JSON
4 198 (12.90%) Android SDK
5 172 (11.21%) Web Services
6 152 (9.90%) REST
7 145 (9.45%) RESTful
8 143 (9.32%) HTML5
9 138 (8.99%) .NET
10 131 (8.53%) AngularJS
11 126 (8.21%) XML
12 86 (5.60%) CSS3
13 77 (5.02%) jQuery
14 71 (4.63%) Node.js
15 70 (4.56%) iOS SDK
16 59 (3.84%) React
17 55 (3.58%) Apache Cordova
18 38 (2.48%) ASP.NET
19 37 (2.41%) Cocoa
20 36 (2.35%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 449 (29.25%) Mobile App
2 238 (15.50%) User Experience
3 138 (8.99%) Blackberry
4 96 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 79 (5.15%) iPhone
6 56 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
7 52 (3.39%) iPad
8 37 (2.41%) Smartphone
9 23 (1.50%) Algorithms
9 23 (1.50%) Animation
10 21 (1.37%) Video on Demand
11 19 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
11 19 (1.24%) Visualisation
12 18 (1.17%) Digital Media
12 18 (1.17%) Fintech
13 17 (1.11%) Data Structures
13 17 (1.11%) Management Information System
13 17 (1.11%) Social Media
14 16 (1.04%) Mobile Banking
14 16 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 919 (59.87%) Apple iOS
2 398 (25.93%) Windows
3 108 (7.04%) Linux
4 105 (6.84%) Windows Server
5 83 (5.41%) Windows 7
6 68 (4.43%) Windows 10
7 65 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 56 (3.65%) Windows Phone
9 53 (3.45%) Windows 8
10 47 (3.06%) Mac OS X
11 46 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 42 (2.74%) Windows Mobile
13 34 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
14 25 (1.63%) Mac OS
14 25 (1.63%) Unix
15 20 (1.30%) Windows XP
16 16 (1.04%) webOS
16 16 (1.04%) Windows Phone 7
17 14 (0.91%) Ubuntu
18 13 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 645 (42.02%) Agile Software Development
2 642 (41.82%) Android Development
3 295 (19.22%) iOS Development
4 284 (18.50%) TDD
5 275 (17.92%) Mobile Development
6 209 (13.62%) Scrum
7 174 (11.34%) BDD
8 155 (10.10%) Continuous Integration
9 141 (9.19%) E-Commerce
10 91 (5.93%) OO
11 87 (5.67%) Automated Testing
11 87 (5.67%) ITIL
12 84 (5.47%) Unit Testing
13 83 (5.41%) Software Engineering
14 81 (5.28%) MVC
15 80 (5.21%) Web Development
16 66 (4.30%) Front End Development
17 60 (3.91%) Mobile Application Development
17 60 (3.91%) Open Source
17 60 (3.91%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 412 (26.84%) Java
2 320 (20.85%) JavaScript
3 176 (11.47%) C#
4 152 (9.90%) Objective-C
5 109 (7.10%) SQL
6 102 (6.64%) Apple Swift
7 87 (5.67%) C++
8 82 (5.34%) Python
9 64 (4.17%) Ruby
10 60 (3.91%) C
11 53 (3.45%) PHP
12 35 (2.28%) PowerShell
13 24 (1.56%) Bash Shell
14 22 (1.43%) Scala
15 17 (1.11%) ES6
16 16 (1.04%) Perl
17 14 (0.91%) ECMAScript
17 14 (0.91%) VB
17 14 (0.91%) XAML
18 13 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 124 (8.08%) Degree
2 77 (5.02%) Security Cleared
3 55 (3.58%) SC Cleared
4 33 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (1.82%) MCSE
6 21 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
7 10 (0.65%) ISEB
8 9 (0.59%) ISTQB
9 8 (0.52%) DV Cleared
9 8 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (0.46%) CTC Cleared
10 7 (0.46%) MOS
11 6 (0.39%) AWS Certification
11 6 (0.39%) CCA
12 5 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (0.26%) ACMT
13 4 (0.26%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (0.26%) CREST Certified
13 4 (0.26%) MCTS
14 3 (0.20%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (7.36%) QA
2 19 (1.24%) SLA
3 12 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
4 11 (0.72%) SDET
5 8 (0.52%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.26%) Actionable Recommendations
7 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.065%) GCP
8 1 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.065%) WCAG
System Software
1 184 (11.99%) Active Directory
2 38 (2.48%) Docker
3 36 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (1.89%) Hyper-V
5 14 (0.91%) XenApp
6 13 (0.85%) BitLocker
7 12 (0.78%) XenDesktop
8 10 (0.65%) Xen
9 3 (0.20%) Firmware
9 3 (0.20%) Samba
9 3 (0.20%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.13%) Dovecot
10 2 (0.13%) Postfix
10 2 (0.13%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 68 (4.43%) AirWatch
2 55 (3.58%) SCCM
3 24 (1.56%) WSUS
4 16 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (0.98%) Casper Suite
6 14 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
6 14 (0.91%) SCOM
7 13 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
7 13 (0.85%) Puppet
8 12 (0.78%) Microsoft Clustering
8 12 (0.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 10 (0.65%) NetBackup
10 8 (0.52%) ServiceCenter
11 7 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
12 6 (0.39%) Kubernetes
12 6 (0.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 5 (0.33%) Ansible
13 5 (0.33%) Kibana
13 5 (0.33%) Nagios
14 4 (0.26%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 243 (15.83%) Microsoft
2 149 (9.71%) Google
3 145 (9.45%) Apple
4 117 (7.62%) Xamarin
5 60 (3.91%) Adobe
6 56 (3.65%) HP
7 54 (3.52%) Citrix
8 49 (3.19%) VMware
9 41 (2.67%) Cisco
10 40 (2.61%) Symantec
11 35 (2.28%) MobileIron
12 33 (2.15%) Oracle
13 21 (1.37%) Facebook
14 20 (1.30%) Dell
15 15 (0.98%) LANDesk
15 15 (0.98%) Red Hat
16 14 (0.91%) ServiceNow
17 13 (0.85%) NetApp
18 12 (0.78%) EMC
18 12 (0.78%) IronPort
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Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
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Rate: From £500 to £525 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leigh, Lancashire
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Rate: £500/day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
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Rate: From £300 to £400 per day 6 Month Contract
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
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Rate: £360 - £370 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
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Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Rate: From £600 to £800 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Rate: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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London
Lorien Resourcing
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Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Arrows Group
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Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
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Rate: £10.00 - £11.00 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £450 - £470 per day
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London
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Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
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Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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