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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 166 159 152
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Contract jobs citing Android 800 810 768
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.59% 1.52% 1.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.50% 7.03% 6.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 566 550 484
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 36 32
Median hourly rate £28.50 £15.00 £15.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.00% -2.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.52 £10.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £39.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £15.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+153.33% -4.76%
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
10668 11527 11471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.26% 21.68% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6900 6853 6626
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 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 549 902 995
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.66 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +4.12%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -12 487 £443 -0.56% 144
South East +23 81 £350 - 30
North West +6 62 £413 +11.48% 15
Yorkshire +29 45 £350 - 14
East of England +8 40 £330 +25.71% 13
South West +1 29 £500 +21.21% 23
West Midlands -28 23 £350 +7.69% 18
North East +2 22 £305 -4.68% 1
East Midlands -10 7 £325 +18.18% 10
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 839 (58.18%) Apple iOS
2 601 (41.68%) Android Development
3 597 (41.40%) Agile Software Development
4 461 (31.97%) Mobile App
5 407 (28.22%) Java
6 325 (22.54%) Windows
7 317 (21.98%) User Experience
8 278 (19.28%) JavaScript
9 266 (18.45%) HTML
10 249 (17.27%) iOS Development
11 248 (17.20%) TDD
12 236 (16.37%) CSS
13 223 (15.46%) Mobile Development
14 222 (15.40%) Microsoft
15 219 (15.19%) Git (software)
16 194 (13.45%) Android SDK
17 192 (13.31%) JSON
18 189 (13.11%) Scrum
19 166 (11.51%) Web Services
20 159 (11.03%) Google
20 159 (11.03%) REST
21 158 (10.96%) HTML5
21 158 (10.96%) Active Directory
22 145 (10.06%) BDD
22 145 (10.06%) RESTful
23 137 (9.50%) E-Commerce
24 135 (9.36%) Apple
25 129 (8.95%) Objective-C
26 128 (8.88%) C#
26 128 (8.88%) Continuous Integration

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 74 (5.13%) MS Exchange
2 54 (3.74%) Skype for Business
3 39 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (2.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 25 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2013
5 25 (1.73%) SharePoint
6 24 (1.66%) CMS
7 19 (1.32%) Confluence
7 19 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 17 (1.18%) Apache
9 14 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
9 14 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
10 12 (0.83%) Office Communications Server
10 12 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
11 11 (0.76%) IIS
11 11 (0.76%) Marvel
12 10 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
13 9 (0.62%) Mule
13 9 (0.62%) Tomcat
14 5 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 93 (6.45%) MS Office
2 67 (4.65%) MS Excel
3 59 (4.09%) Photoshop
4 45 (3.12%) Adobe Illustrator
5 19 (1.32%) InVision
6 18 (1.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 13 (0.90%) OmniGraffle
8 9 (0.62%) MS Visio
9 8 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
10 7 (0.49%) InDesign
11 3 (0.21%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.21%) MS Project
11 3 (0.21%) Pixate
12 2 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.14%) UserZoom
13 1 (0.069%) Flinto
13 1 (0.069%) Pixelapse
13 1 (0.069%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 12 (0.83%) Faxination
2 7 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.21%) Sage X3
4 3 (0.21%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.14%) OpenText MBPM
6 1 (0.069%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.069%) Sage 50
6 1 (0.069%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 91 (6.31%) Google Play
2 70 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
3 69 (4.79%) Office 365
4 59 (4.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (1.66%) GitHub
6 23 (1.60%) Google Apps
7 14 (0.97%) Mimecast
8 13 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (0.62%) Trello
10 8 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 8 (0.55%) IaaS
10 8 (0.55%) PaaS
11 7 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
11 7 (0.49%) Heroku
12 6 (0.42%) Google Analytics
13 5 (0.35%) OneDrive
14 4 (0.28%) CloudBees
14 4 (0.28%) Dropbox
14 4 (0.28%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 52 (3.61%) DNS
1 52 (3.61%) Internet
2 41 (2.84%) DHCP
3 35 (2.43%) Skype
4 25 (1.73%) HTTP
5 24 (1.66%) LAN
6 23 (1.60%) VPN
7 22 (1.53%) WAN
8 21 (1.46%) TCP/IP
8 21 (1.46%) VoIP
9 20 (1.39%) Cisco IOS
10 19 (1.32%) SAN
11 17 (1.18%) NAS
12 14 (0.97%) Bluetooth
13 13 (0.90%) Network Security
14 12 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
15 11 (0.76%) Firewall
16 9 (0.62%) AMQP
16 9 (0.62%) IP Telephony
16 9 (0.62%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (4.85%) SQL Server
2 54 (3.74%) SQLite
3 29 (2.01%) MongoDB
4 28 (1.94%) MySQL
5 19 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (0.97%) NoSQL
9 13 (0.90%) Relational Database
10 12 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
11 7 (0.49%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (0.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 4 (0.28%) RavenDB
15 3 (0.21%) Big Data
15 3 (0.21%) Hazelcast
15 3 (0.21%) Redis
Development Applications
1 219 (15.19%) Git (software)
2 105 (7.28%) Android Studio
3 102 (7.07%) Jenkins
4 82 (5.69%) JIRA
5 75 (5.20%) Gradle
6 55 (3.81%) Appium
7 46 (3.19%) Cucumber
7 46 (3.19%) Subversion
8 45 (3.12%) Selenium
8 45 (3.12%) Xcode
9 42 (2.91%) JUnit
10 37 (2.57%) Robotium
11 35 (2.43%) Calabash
12 32 (2.22%) Eclipse
13 29 (2.01%) Axure RP
14 26 (1.80%) WebDriver
15 25 (1.73%) Robolectric
16 23 (1.60%) git-flow
17 21 (1.46%) Maven
17 21 (1.46%) Mockito
General
1 101 (7.00%) Finance
2 88 (6.10%) Banking
3 72 (4.99%) Retail
4 40 (2.77%) Publishing
4 40 (2.77%) Telecoms
5 36 (2.50%) Games
6 29 (2.01%) Marketing
7 23 (1.60%) Electronics
8 11 (0.76%) Advertising
8 11 (0.76%) Retail Banking
9 10 (0.69%) Legal
10 9 (0.62%) Automotive
10 9 (0.62%) Back Office
11 7 (0.49%) Law
12 6 (0.42%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.42%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.35%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.35%) French Language
13 5 (0.35%) German Language
13 5 (0.35%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 749 (51.94%) Developer
2 453 (31.41%) Android Developer
3 121 (8.39%) Designer
4 113 (7.84%) iOS Developer
4 113 (7.84%) Mobile Developer
5 103 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 82 (5.69%) Applications Developer
7 78 (5.41%) Analyst
8 74 (5.13%) Senior Android Developer
9 69 (4.79%) UX Designer
10 67 (4.65%) Java Developer
11 65 (4.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 63 (4.37%) Architect
13 62 (4.30%) iOS Android Developer
14 58 (4.02%) UI Designer
15 51 (3.54%) Mobile Applications Developer
16 49 (3.40%) Tester
17 47 (3.26%) Java Android Developer
18 45 (3.12%) Android Engineer
18 45 (3.12%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 266 (18.45%) HTML
2 236 (16.37%) CSS
3 194 (13.45%) Android SDK
4 192 (13.31%) JSON
5 166 (11.51%) Web Services
6 159 (11.03%) REST
7 158 (10.96%) HTML5
8 145 (10.06%) RESTful
9 122 (8.46%) AngularJS
10 109 (7.56%) XML
11 105 (7.28%) .NET
12 104 (7.21%) CSS3
13 73 (5.06%) Node.js
14 72 (4.99%) jQuery
15 60 (4.16%) iOS SDK
16 47 (3.26%) React
17 41 (2.84%) SOAP
18 39 (2.70%) Backbone.js
19 36 (2.50%) Apache Cordova
19 36 (2.50%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 461 (31.97%) Mobile App
2 317 (21.98%) User Experience
3 119 (8.25%) Blackberry
4 92 (6.38%) Computer Science
5 79 (5.48%) iPhone
6 47 (3.26%) iPad
7 38 (2.64%) Mobile Banking
8 37 (2.57%) Smartphone
9 36 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
10 24 (1.66%) Social Media
11 23 (1.60%) Algorithms
12 21 (1.46%) Digital Media
13 19 (1.32%) Data Structures
14 18 (1.25%) Device Driver
15 17 (1.18%) Embedded Systems
16 16 (1.11%) Visualisation
17 14 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
17 14 (0.97%) Fintech
18 13 (0.90%) BYOD
19 12 (0.83%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 839 (58.18%) Apple iOS
2 325 (22.54%) Windows
3 88 (6.10%) Linux
4 87 (6.03%) Windows Server
5 65 (4.51%) Windows 7
6 55 (3.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 47 (3.26%) Windows Phone
8 41 (2.84%) Windows 10
8 41 (2.84%) Windows 8
9 40 (2.77%) Windows Server 2003
10 37 (2.57%) Mac OS X
11 29 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
12 28 (1.94%) Windows Mobile
13 22 (1.53%) Windows XP
14 20 (1.39%) Mac OS
14 20 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 19 (1.32%) Unix
16 11 (0.76%) webOS
16 11 (0.76%) Windows Phone 7
17 7 (0.49%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 601 (41.68%) Android Development
2 597 (41.40%) Agile Software Development
3 249 (17.27%) iOS Development
4 248 (17.20%) TDD
5 223 (15.46%) Mobile Development
6 189 (13.11%) Scrum
7 145 (10.06%) BDD
8 137 (9.50%) E-Commerce
9 128 (8.88%) Continuous Integration
10 97 (6.73%) OO
11 93 (6.45%) Automated Testing
11 93 (6.45%) Unit Testing
12 85 (5.89%) Open Source
13 81 (5.62%) ITIL
14 79 (5.48%) Web Development
15 75 (5.20%) Mobile Application Development
16 74 (5.13%) MVC
17 66 (4.58%) OOP
18 65 (4.51%) Front End Development
19 63 (4.37%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 407 (28.22%) Java
2 278 (19.28%) JavaScript
3 129 (8.95%) Objective-C
4 128 (8.88%) C#
5 99 (6.87%) SQL
6 76 (5.27%) C++
7 73 (5.06%) Apple Swift
8 64 (4.44%) C
8 64 (4.44%) Ruby
9 62 (4.30%) Python
10 58 (4.02%) PHP
11 22 (1.53%) Scala
12 21 (1.46%) Bash Shell
12 21 (1.46%) PowerShell
13 13 (0.90%) Perl
14 11 (0.76%) XAML
15 10 (0.69%) ECMAScript
15 10 (0.69%) Shell Script
15 10 (0.69%) VB
16 9 (0.62%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 120 (8.32%) Degree
2 56 (3.88%) Security Cleared
3 33 (2.29%) SC Cleared
4 31 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (1.87%) MCSE
6 16 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
7 12 (0.83%) DV Cleared
8 9 (0.62%) ISEB
9 7 (0.49%) ISTQB
9 7 (0.49%) MOS
10 6 (0.42%) CCA
10 6 (0.42%) MCP
10 6 (0.42%) MCTS
11 4 (0.28%) ACSP
11 4 (0.28%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (0.21%) ACMT
12 3 (0.21%) CREST Certified
12 3 (0.21%) CTC Cleared
12 3 (0.21%) MCSA
12 3 (0.21%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (6.52%) QA
2 13 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (0.42%) SDET
3 6 (0.42%) SLA
4 3 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
5 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 158 (10.96%) Active Directory
2 35 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (2.29%) Hyper-V
4 23 (1.60%) Docker
5 10 (0.69%) XenApp
6 7 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (0.49%) XenDesktop
7 6 (0.42%) BitLocker
8 5 (0.35%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.21%) Samba
9 3 (0.21%) Xen
10 2 (0.14%) Dovecot
10 2 (0.14%) Postfix
10 2 (0.14%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.14%) vSphere
11 1 (0.069%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.069%) NFS
11 1 (0.069%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.069%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 43 (2.98%) AirWatch
2 38 (2.64%) SCCM
3 16 (1.11%) Casper Suite
3 16 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
5 13 (0.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 13 (0.90%) WSUS
6 12 (0.83%) Microsoft Clustering
7 11 (0.76%) Puppet
8 10 (0.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 8 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
9 8 (0.55%) NetBackup
9 8 (0.55%) SCOM
9 8 (0.55%) ServiceCenter
10 7 (0.49%) Kubernetes
10 7 (0.49%) XenMobile
11 6 (0.42%) Ansible
12 4 (0.28%) SAP Afaria
12 4 (0.28%) yum
13 3 (0.21%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 222 (15.40%) Microsoft
2 159 (11.03%) Google
3 135 (9.36%) Apple
4 82 (5.69%) Xamarin
5 63 (4.37%) Adobe
6 47 (3.26%) VMware
7 45 (3.12%) HP
8 42 (2.91%) Citrix
9 36 (2.50%) MobileIron
10 34 (2.36%) Symantec
11 29 (2.01%) Cisco
12 26 (1.80%) Oracle
13 25 (1.73%) Facebook
14 22 (1.53%) SAP
15 19 (1.32%) Red Hat
16 16 (1.11%) Atlassian
17 14 (0.97%) NetApp
18 13 (0.90%) EMC
18 13 (0.90%) Proofpoint
18 13 (0.90%) Trend Micro
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