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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 167 156 142
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -14
Contract jobs citing Android 782 804 807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.57% 1.55% 1.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.05% 7.19% 7.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 542 533
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £341
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 34 28
Median hourly rate £28.00 £17.50 £16.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +8.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.52 £9.15 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.35 £40.00 £51.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+69.69% +10.00%
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
11086 11182 11315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.27% 21.62% 22.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 7140 6730 6513
Median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 554 865 972
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 July 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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -3 473 £425 - 147
South East +3 84 £400 +14.28% 54
Yorkshire +34 53 £363 +5.07% 23
North West -34 45 £410 +18.84% 49
East of England +17 37 £325 +44.44% 20
South West -21 33 £500 +21.21% 17
North East -22 23 £310 +25.25% 4
West Midlands -23 20 £361 +11.93% 25
East Midlands -7 11 £400 +33.33% 21
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 846 (58.02%) Apple iOS
2 599 (41.08%) Agile Software Development
3 595 (40.81%) Android Development
4 482 (33.06%) Mobile App
5 417 (28.60%) Java
6 321 (22.02%) User Experience
7 316 (21.67%) Windows
8 263 (18.04%) JavaScript
9 241 (16.53%) TDD
10 231 (15.84%) Mobile Development
11 230 (15.78%) HTML
12 213 (14.61%) iOS Development
13 208 (14.27%) Android SDK
14 200 (13.72%) Microsoft
15 197 (13.51%) CSS
16 191 (13.10%) Git (software)
17 179 (12.28%) JSON
18 178 (12.21%) Scrum
19 167 (11.45%) Web Services
20 162 (11.11%) Google
21 157 (10.77%) REST
22 152 (10.43%) Active Directory
23 140 (9.60%) RESTful
24 139 (9.53%) HTML5
25 136 (9.33%) Apple
26 135 (9.26%) BDD
27 132 (9.05%) Continuous Integration
28 123 (8.44%) E-Commerce
29 117 (8.02%) C#
30 115 (7.89%) Blackberry

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 62 (4.25%) MS Exchange
2 38 (2.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 38 (2.61%) Skype for Business
3 33 (2.26%) CMS
4 28 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 28 (1.92%) SharePoint
5 18 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (1.03%) Confluence
7 13 (0.89%) Apache
7 13 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
8 12 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (0.75%) Office Communications Server
9 11 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (0.62%) IIS
11 9 (0.62%) Mule
11 9 (0.62%) Tomcat
12 8 (0.55%) Marvel
13 6 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
14 5 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 88 (6.04%) MS Office
2 56 (3.84%) MS Excel
3 51 (3.50%) Photoshop
4 35 (2.40%) Adobe Illustrator
5 18 (1.23%) InVision
6 17 (1.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 10 (0.69%) OmniGraffle
8 8 (0.55%) MS Visio
9 7 (0.48%) InDesign
9 7 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (0.21%) UserZoom
11 2 (0.14%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.14%) MS Project
11 2 (0.14%) Pixate
12 1 (0.069%) Flinto
12 1 (0.069%) Pixelapse
12 1 (0.069%) Simulink
12 1 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 12 (0.82%) Faxination
2 9 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.21%) Sage X3
3 3 (0.21%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.069%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.069%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.069%) Magento
4 1 (0.069%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.069%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.069%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 90 (6.17%) Google Play
2 67 (4.60%) Office 365
3 66 (4.53%) Amazon AWS
4 44 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 28 (1.92%) GitHub
6 20 (1.37%) Google Apps
7 14 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (0.96%) Mimecast
8 12 (0.82%) Heroku
9 9 (0.62%) Force.com
10 8 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 8 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
10 8 (0.55%) Trello
11 7 (0.48%) Google Analytics
12 6 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
13 5 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.34%) OneDrive
14 4 (0.27%) Amazon Kinesis
14 4 (0.27%) Dropbox
14 4 (0.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 53 (3.64%) Internet
2 41 (2.81%) DNS
3 30 (2.06%) DHCP
4 25 (1.71%) Skype
5 22 (1.51%) HTTP
6 21 (1.44%) LAN
6 21 (1.44%) TCP/IP
7 20 (1.37%) SAN
7 20 (1.37%) WAN
8 19 (1.30%) VPN
9 18 (1.23%) VoIP
10 17 (1.17%) NAS
11 15 (1.03%) Bluetooth
12 12 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (0.69%) Cisco IOS
13 10 (0.69%) Firewall
13 10 (0.69%) Network Security
13 10 (0.69%) SSL
14 9 (0.62%) AMQP
14 9 (0.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (4.05%) SQL Server
2 53 (3.64%) SQLite
3 34 (2.33%) MongoDB
4 33 (2.26%) MySQL
5 15 (1.03%) NoSQL
5 15 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (0.96%) Relational Database
7 13 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
8 12 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (0.48%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (0.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (0.34%) Big Data
14 4 (0.27%) RavenDB
14 4 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
15 3 (0.21%) DB2
15 3 (0.21%) Redis
Development Applications
1 191 (13.10%) Git (software)
2 104 (7.13%) Android Studio
3 103 (7.06%) Jenkins
4 81 (5.56%) Gradle
4 81 (5.56%) JIRA
5 55 (3.77%) Appium
6 48 (3.29%) Cucumber
7 46 (3.16%) Selenium
8 43 (2.95%) Xcode
9 39 (2.67%) Eclipse
10 38 (2.61%) JUnit
11 36 (2.47%) Robotium
12 33 (2.26%) Subversion
13 29 (1.99%) WebDriver
14 26 (1.78%) Axure RP
14 26 (1.78%) Robolectric
15 25 (1.71%) Calabash
16 23 (1.58%) git-flow
16 23 (1.58%) Mockito
17 19 (1.30%) Maven
General
1 106 (7.27%) Banking
2 95 (6.52%) Finance
3 74 (5.08%) Retail
4 39 (2.67%) Telecoms
5 35 (2.40%) Publishing
6 30 (2.06%) Marketing
7 22 (1.51%) Games
8 21 (1.44%) Electronics
9 16 (1.10%) Advertising
10 14 (0.96%) Retail Banking
11 13 (0.89%) Legal
12 11 (0.75%) Law
13 10 (0.69%) German Language
14 9 (0.62%) Back Office
14 9 (0.62%) Manufacturing
15 7 (0.48%) Automotive
16 6 (0.41%) French Language
17 5 (0.34%) Financial Institution
17 5 (0.34%) Italian Language
18 4 (0.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 739 (50.69%) Developer
2 464 (31.82%) Android Developer
3 118 (8.09%) Designer
4 111 (7.61%) Mobile Developer
5 102 (7.00%) iOS Developer
6 91 (6.24%) Senior Developer
7 81 (5.56%) Analyst
7 81 (5.56%) Applications Developer
8 73 (5.01%) Senior Android Developer
9 71 (4.87%) Architect
10 70 (4.80%) UX Designer
11 63 (4.32%) iOS Android Developer
12 62 (4.25%) Java Developer
13 61 (4.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 56 (3.84%) Tester
14 56 (3.84%) UI Designer
15 55 (3.77%) Android Engineer
16 49 (3.36%) Mobile Applications Developer
17 46 (3.16%) Java Android Developer
17 46 (3.16%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (15.78%) HTML
2 208 (14.27%) Android SDK
3 197 (13.51%) CSS
4 179 (12.28%) JSON
5 167 (11.45%) Web Services
6 157 (10.77%) REST
7 140 (9.60%) RESTful
8 139 (9.53%) HTML5
9 108 (7.41%) XML
10 100 (6.86%) AngularJS
11 98 (6.72%) .NET
12 88 (6.04%) CSS3
13 65 (4.46%) Node.js
14 64 (4.39%) jQuery
15 57 (3.91%) SOAP
16 55 (3.77%) iOS SDK
17 39 (2.67%) React
18 37 (2.54%) Backbone.js
19 35 (2.40%) Apache Cordova
20 31 (2.13%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 482 (33.06%) Mobile App
2 321 (22.02%) User Experience
3 115 (7.89%) Blackberry
4 78 (5.35%) Computer Science
5 73 (5.01%) iPhone
6 51 (3.50%) iPad
7 44 (3.02%) Smartphone
8 43 (2.95%) Mobile Banking
9 36 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
10 24 (1.65%) Data Structures
11 23 (1.58%) Algorithms
12 22 (1.51%) Social Media
13 20 (1.37%) Embedded Systems
13 20 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
14 18 (1.23%) Digital Media
15 16 (1.10%) Visualisation
16 15 (1.03%) Device Driver
17 12 (0.82%) CLARiiON
17 12 (0.82%) Clustering
17 12 (0.82%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 846 (58.02%) Apple iOS
2 316 (21.67%) Windows
3 94 (6.45%) Linux
4 78 (5.35%) Windows Server
5 75 (5.14%) Windows 7
6 48 (3.29%) Windows Phone
7 44 (3.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 41 (2.81%) Windows 10
9 40 (2.74%) Windows 8
10 38 (2.61%) Mac OS X
11 31 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
12 29 (1.99%) Windows Mobile
13 20 (1.37%) Unix
13 20 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
14 19 (1.30%) Mac OS
14 19 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 19 (1.30%) Windows XP
15 11 (0.75%) webOS
15 11 (0.75%) Windows Phone 7
16 6 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 599 (41.08%) Agile Software Development
2 595 (40.81%) Android Development
3 241 (16.53%) TDD
4 231 (15.84%) Mobile Development
5 213 (14.61%) iOS Development
6 178 (12.21%) Scrum
7 135 (9.26%) BDD
8 132 (9.05%) Continuous Integration
9 123 (8.44%) E-Commerce
10 98 (6.72%) OO
11 94 (6.45%) Automated Testing
12 83 (5.69%) Unit Testing
13 80 (5.49%) ITIL
13 80 (5.49%) Mobile Application Development
14 78 (5.35%) Open Source
15 70 (4.80%) Software Engineering
16 69 (4.73%) Web Development
17 65 (4.46%) MVC
18 62 (4.25%) Front End Development
19 57 (3.91%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 417 (28.60%) Java
2 263 (18.04%) JavaScript
3 117 (8.02%) C#
4 108 (7.41%) Objective-C
5 98 (6.72%) SQL
6 72 (4.94%) C++
7 63 (4.32%) C
8 62 (4.25%) Python
9 59 (4.05%) Ruby
10 57 (3.91%) Apple Swift
11 52 (3.57%) PHP
12 26 (1.78%) Scala
13 22 (1.51%) Bash Shell
14 14 (0.96%) PowerShell
15 12 (0.82%) Perl
16 11 (0.75%) ECMAScript
16 11 (0.75%) Shell Script
17 10 (0.69%) Apex Code
17 10 (0.69%) SOQL
17 10 (0.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 108 (7.41%) Degree
2 59 (4.05%) Security Cleared
3 34 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 32 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (1.99%) MCSE
6 15 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
7 14 (0.96%) DV Cleared
8 7 (0.48%) ISEB
8 7 (0.48%) ISTQB
8 7 (0.48%) MCP
9 6 (0.41%) CCA
9 6 (0.41%) MCTS
9 6 (0.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 5 (0.34%) MOS
11 4 (0.27%) ACSP
11 4 (0.27%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (0.27%) MCITP
12 3 (0.21%) ACMT
12 3 (0.21%) CTC Cleared
12 3 (0.21%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (6.58%) QA
2 12 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (0.41%) SLA
4 5 (0.34%) SDET
5 2 (0.14%) Actionable Recommendations
5 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 152 (10.43%) Active Directory
2 30 (2.06%) Hyper-V
3 28 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (1.51%) Docker
5 11 (0.75%) XenApp
6 7 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (0.48%) XenDesktop
7 6 (0.41%) BitLocker
8 5 (0.34%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.21%) vSphere
9 3 (0.21%) Xen
10 2 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.069%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.069%) NFS
11 1 (0.069%) Samba
11 1 (0.069%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.069%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.069%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 43 (2.95%) AirWatch
2 30 (2.06%) SCCM
3 16 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (1.03%) Casper Suite
5 13 (0.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 12 (0.82%) Microsoft Clustering
7 11 (0.75%) Puppet
8 9 (0.62%) Kubernetes
8 9 (0.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 8 (0.55%) Ansible
9 8 (0.55%) ServiceCenter
10 6 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
10 6 (0.41%) XenMobile
11 5 (0.34%) SCOM
11 5 (0.34%) yum
12 4 (0.27%) WSUS
13 3 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
13 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
13 3 (0.21%) OpenAM
13 3 (0.21%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 200 (13.72%) Microsoft
2 162 (11.11%) Google
3 136 (9.33%) Apple
4 72 (4.94%) Xamarin
5 59 (4.05%) Adobe
6 40 (2.74%) Citrix
7 38 (2.61%) VMware
8 35 (2.40%) HP
8 35 (2.40%) SAP
9 28 (1.92%) MobileIron
10 25 (1.71%) Facebook
10 25 (1.71%) Symantec
11 24 (1.65%) Oracle
12 19 (1.30%) Atlassian
13 18 (1.23%) Red Hat
14 17 (1.17%) Cisco
15 14 (0.96%) NetApp
15 14 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
16 13 (0.89%) EMC
16 13 (0.89%) Proofpoint
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