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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 166 148 160
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Contract jobs citing Android 767 850 758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.54% 1.63% 1.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.30% 7.63% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 590 463
Median daily rate £400 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 32 34
Median hourly rate £22.84 £14.25 £14.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.24% +1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.78 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.85 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+171.42% +7.69%
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
10513 11141 11744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.08% 21.42% 22.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6714 6650 6895
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 573 871 1034
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -28 441 £425 - 162
South East +20 88 £325 -7.14% 35
North West -8 65 £400 +7.38% 43
Yorkshire +31 54 £350 - 20
East of England 0 33 £330 +10.00% 25
North East -6 26 £313 +29.53% 4
South West -13 22 £500 +33.33% 27
West Midlands -36 22 £350 +9.37% 17
East Midlands -3 14 £450 +50.00% 13
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 869 (58.80%) Apple iOS
2 636 (43.03%) Agile Software Development
3 627 (42.42%) Android Development
4 461 (31.19%) Mobile App
5 412 (27.88%) Java
6 345 (23.34%) Windows
7 304 (20.57%) User Experience
8 289 (19.55%) JavaScript
9 280 (18.94%) HTML
10 274 (18.54%) iOS Development
11 264 (17.86%) TDD
12 243 (16.44%) CSS
13 239 (16.17%) Mobile Development
14 232 (15.70%) Microsoft
15 229 (15.49%) Git (software)
16 205 (13.87%) JSON
17 204 (13.80%) Scrum
18 193 (13.06%) Android SDK
19 169 (11.43%) Active Directory
20 168 (11.37%) Web Services
21 165 (11.16%) Google
22 164 (11.10%) RESTful
22 164 (11.10%) HTML5
23 161 (10.89%) BDD
23 161 (10.89%) REST
24 143 (9.68%) Objective-C
25 141 (9.54%) E-Commerce
26 140 (9.47%) Continuous Integration
27 134 (9.07%) C#
27 134 (9.07%) 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 73 (4.94%) MS Exchange
2 54 (3.65%) Skype for Business
3 40 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 30 (2.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 30 (2.03%) SharePoint
5 24 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 21 (1.42%) IIS
7 19 (1.29%) CMS
7 19 (1.29%) Confluence
8 18 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
9 16 (1.08%) Apache
10 14 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
10 14 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
11 13 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
12 12 (0.81%) Office Communications Server
13 11 (0.74%) Marvel
14 8 (0.54%) Tomcat
15 6 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
16 5 (0.34%) Joomla!
16 5 (0.34%) nginx
Applications
1 93 (6.29%) MS Office
2 77 (5.21%) MS Excel
3 56 (3.79%) Photoshop
4 40 (2.71%) Adobe Illustrator
5 20 (1.35%) InVision
6 18 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 12 (0.81%) OmniGraffle
8 9 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
8 9 (0.61%) MS Visio
9 7 (0.47%) InDesign
10 3 (0.20%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.20%) MS Project
10 3 (0.20%) Pixate
11 2 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.14%) UserZoom
12 1 (0.068%) Flinto
12 1 (0.068%) Pixelapse
12 1 (0.068%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 12 (0.81%) Faxination
2 7 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.20%) Sage X3
5 2 (0.14%) OpenText MBPM
5 2 (0.14%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.068%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.068%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 89 (6.02%) Google Play
2 74 (5.01%) Amazon AWS
3 73 (4.94%) Office 365
4 67 (4.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (1.62%) Google Apps
6 19 (1.29%) GitHub
7 14 (0.95%) Mimecast
8 13 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
9 10 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 10 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (0.68%) Trello
10 8 (0.54%) IaaS
10 8 (0.54%) PaaS
11 7 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
11 7 (0.47%) Heroku
12 6 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (0.41%) Google Analytics
13 5 (0.34%) Bluemix
13 5 (0.34%) Google App Engine
13 5 (0.34%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 59 (3.99%) Internet
2 56 (3.79%) DNS
3 44 (2.98%) DHCP
4 38 (2.57%) Skype
5 28 (1.89%) HTTP
6 25 (1.69%) LAN
7 23 (1.56%) VPN
7 23 (1.56%) WAN
8 22 (1.49%) TCP/IP
8 22 (1.49%) VoIP
9 21 (1.42%) Cisco IOS
10 20 (1.35%) SAN
11 17 (1.15%) Bluetooth
12 16 (1.08%) NAS
13 14 (0.95%) Firewall
13 14 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
14 12 (0.81%) Network Security
15 10 (0.68%) Remote Desktop
15 10 (0.68%) SMTP
15 10 (0.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (5.14%) SQL Server
2 54 (3.65%) SQLite
3 30 (2.03%) MongoDB
4 29 (1.96%) MySQL
5 21 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (1.01%) Relational Database
7 15 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (0.95%) NoSQL
9 9 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
9 9 (0.61%) RDBMS
10 8 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (0.41%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (0.34%) Big Data
12 5 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.27%) RavenDB
14 3 (0.20%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 229 (15.49%) Git (software)
2 111 (7.51%) Jenkins
3 109 (7.37%) Android Studio
4 89 (6.02%) JIRA
5 73 (4.94%) Gradle
6 58 (3.92%) Appium
7 53 (3.59%) Subversion
8 48 (3.25%) Selenium
8 48 (3.25%) Xcode
9 45 (3.04%) Cucumber
10 41 (2.77%) JUnit
11 40 (2.71%) Calabash
12 39 (2.64%) Robotium
13 34 (2.30%) Axure RP
14 32 (2.17%) Eclipse
15 27 (1.83%) Robolectric
16 24 (1.62%) git-flow
16 24 (1.62%) Maven
16 24 (1.62%) WebDriver
17 21 (1.42%) Mockito
General
1 110 (7.44%) Finance
2 87 (5.89%) Banking
3 73 (4.94%) Retail
4 39 (2.64%) Publishing
5 37 (2.50%) Games
6 35 (2.37%) Marketing
6 35 (2.37%) Telecoms
7 19 (1.29%) Electronics
8 13 (0.88%) Investment Banking
9 10 (0.68%) Advertising
10 9 (0.61%) Automotive
11 8 (0.54%) Back Office
11 8 (0.54%) Legal
11 8 (0.54%) Retail Banking
12 6 (0.41%) Law
12 6 (0.41%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.34%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.34%) French Language
13 5 (0.34%) Italian Language
13 5 (0.34%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 771 (52.17%) Developer
2 456 (30.85%) Android Developer
3 123 (8.32%) iOS Developer
4 116 (7.85%) Senior Developer
5 114 (7.71%) Mobile Developer
6 110 (7.44%) Designer
7 87 (5.89%) Analyst
8 84 (5.68%) Senior Android Developer
9 69 (4.67%) Applications Developer
10 67 (4.53%) Architect
11 66 (4.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 65 (4.40%) Java Developer
13 64 (4.33%) iOS Android Developer
13 64 (4.33%) UX Designer
14 58 (3.92%) Tester
15 56 (3.79%) UI Designer
16 51 (3.45%) Xamarin Developer
17 45 (3.04%) JavaScript Developer
18 44 (2.98%) Android Engineer
19 43 (2.91%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (18.94%) HTML
2 243 (16.44%) CSS
3 205 (13.87%) JSON
4 193 (13.06%) Android SDK
5 168 (11.37%) Web Services
6 164 (11.10%) HTML5
6 164 (11.10%) RESTful
7 161 (10.89%) REST
8 124 (8.39%) .NET
9 120 (8.12%) AngularJS
10 113 (7.65%) XML
11 106 (7.17%) CSS3
12 79 (5.35%) jQuery
13 73 (4.94%) Node.js
14 65 (4.40%) iOS SDK
15 45 (3.04%) React
16 43 (2.91%) Backbone.js
17 41 (2.77%) ASP.NET
18 39 (2.64%) Apache Cordova
19 33 (2.23%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 461 (31.19%) Mobile App
2 304 (20.57%) User Experience
3 126 (8.53%) Blackberry
4 101 (6.83%) Computer Science
5 82 (5.55%) iPhone
6 47 (3.18%) iPad
7 42 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
8 41 (2.77%) Smartphone
9 27 (1.83%) Mobile Banking
10 25 (1.69%) Algorithms
11 23 (1.56%) Social Media
12 19 (1.29%) Digital Media
13 18 (1.22%) Device Driver
13 18 (1.22%) Visualisation
14 17 (1.15%) Fintech
15 15 (1.01%) Data Structures
16 14 (0.95%) Management Information System
17 13 (0.88%) Animation
17 13 (0.88%) BYOD
17 13 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 869 (58.80%) Apple iOS
2 345 (23.34%) Windows
3 101 (6.83%) Windows Server
4 94 (6.36%) Linux
5 66 (4.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 57 (3.86%) Windows 7
7 56 (3.79%) Windows Phone
8 41 (2.77%) Mac OS X
8 41 (2.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 40 (2.71%) Windows 8
10 39 (2.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 38 (2.57%) Windows 10
12 37 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
13 23 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 21 (1.42%) Mac OS
14 21 (1.42%) Windows XP
15 20 (1.35%) Unix
16 17 (1.15%) webOS
16 17 (1.15%) Windows Phone 7
17 9 (0.61%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 636 (43.03%) Agile Software Development
2 627 (42.42%) Android Development
3 274 (18.54%) iOS Development
4 264 (17.86%) TDD
5 239 (16.17%) Mobile Development
6 204 (13.80%) Scrum
7 161 (10.89%) BDD
8 141 (9.54%) E-Commerce
9 140 (9.47%) Continuous Integration
10 100 (6.77%) Automated Testing
11 97 (6.56%) Unit Testing
12 96 (6.50%) OO
13 85 (5.75%) MVC
14 84 (5.68%) ITIL
15 83 (5.62%) Web Development
16 80 (5.41%) Open Source
17 76 (5.14%) Mobile Application Development
18 75 (5.07%) Front End Development
19 63 (4.26%) OOP
20 57 (3.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 412 (27.88%) Java
2 289 (19.55%) JavaScript
3 143 (9.68%) Objective-C
4 134 (9.07%) C#
5 109 (7.37%) SQL
6 83 (5.62%) C++
7 81 (5.48%) Apple Swift
8 67 (4.53%) Python
9 66 (4.47%) C
10 60 (4.06%) Ruby
11 54 (3.65%) PHP
12 27 (1.83%) PowerShell
13 22 (1.49%) Scala
14 20 (1.35%) Bash Shell
15 15 (1.01%) Perl
16 12 (0.81%) Shell Script
16 12 (0.81%) XAML
17 10 (0.68%) ECMAScript
17 10 (0.68%) VB
18 9 (0.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 122 (8.25%) Degree
2 69 (4.67%) Security Cleared
3 41 (2.77%) SC Cleared
4 36 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 32 (2.17%) MCSE
6 18 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
7 13 (0.88%) DV Cleared
8 9 (0.61%) ISEB
9 8 (0.54%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.47%) MOS
11 6 (0.41%) CCA
12 5 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
12 5 (0.34%) MCP
12 5 (0.34%) MCTS
13 4 (0.27%) AWS Certification
13 4 (0.27%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (0.27%) CREST Certified
14 3 (0.20%) CEH
14 3 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (7.04%) QA
2 14 (0.95%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (0.54%) SLA
4 6 (0.41%) SDET
5 3 (0.20%) Actionable Recommendations
6 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.068%) GCP
7 1 (0.068%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 169 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 37 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (2.37%) Hyper-V
4 29 (1.96%) Docker
5 8 (0.54%) XenApp
6 7 (0.47%) BitLocker
6 7 (0.47%) XenDesktop
7 6 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.34%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.20%) Samba
9 3 (0.20%) Xen
10 2 (0.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.14%) Dovecot
10 2 (0.14%) Postfix
10 2 (0.14%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.068%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.068%) NFS
11 1 (0.068%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.068%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.068%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 53 (3.59%) AirWatch
2 38 (2.57%) SCCM
3 18 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (1.15%) Casper Suite
5 14 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
6 13 (0.88%) Puppet
6 13 (0.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 13 (0.88%) WSUS
7 12 (0.81%) Microsoft Clustering
7 12 (0.81%) SCOM
8 9 (0.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 8 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
9 8 (0.54%) Kubernetes
9 8 (0.54%) NetBackup
9 8 (0.54%) ServiceCenter
10 7 (0.47%) XenMobile
11 6 (0.41%) Ansible
12 4 (0.27%) SAP Afaria
12 4 (0.27%) yum
13 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 232 (15.70%) Microsoft
2 165 (11.16%) Google
3 134 (9.07%) Apple
4 96 (6.50%) Xamarin
5 60 (4.06%) Adobe
6 49 (3.32%) HP
7 48 (3.25%) VMware
8 47 (3.18%) Citrix
9 36 (2.44%) MobileIron
10 33 (2.23%) Symantec
11 31 (2.10%) Facebook
12 30 (2.03%) Cisco
13 25 (1.69%) Oracle
14 22 (1.49%) Red Hat
15 18 (1.22%) SAP
16 15 (1.01%) Atlassian
16 15 (1.01%) NetApp
17 13 (0.88%) Proofpoint
17 13 (0.88%) Trend Micro
17 13 (0.88%) Twitter
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day for 3 months (rolling)
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day for 3 months (rolling)
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Rate: £450 to £500 p/day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Rate: £450 to £500 p/day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £400 to £480 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Montash
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Montash
Rate: £400.00 - £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
Venn Group
Rate: £200 - £300 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £251 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 4 days ago