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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK / England
Rank 142 188 142
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -46
Contract jobs citing Android 738 605 760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.77% 1.29% 1.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.69% 6.07% 7.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 388 474
Median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 34 28
Median hourly rate £21.50 £22.56 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.69% +7.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £12.50 £14.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.20 £46.45 £40.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £21.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+61.62% -28.80%

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
8495 9967 10660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.32% 21.24% 22.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5486 6119 6229
Median daily rate £400 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 528 687 847
Median hourly rate £16.63 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.55 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +19 333 £425 +6.25% 155
South East +29 135 £350 - 53
East of England +51 76 £350 -13.84% 18
Yorkshire +30 50 £400 +14.28% 15
North West +24 50 £400 +23.07% 40
West Midlands +16 29 £350 +12.90% 27
East Midlands +13 24 £320 +11.79% 9
South West -10 22 £306 -9.25% 30
North East - 17 £325 - 5
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 852 (57.07%) Apple iOS
2 628 (42.06%) Android Development
3 604 (40.46%) Agile Software Development
4 494 (33.09%) Mobile App
5 436 (29.20%) Java
6 344 (23.04%) Windows
7 300 (20.09%) JavaScript
8 278 (18.62%) iOS Development
9 272 (18.22%) TDD
10 257 (17.21%) Mobile Development
11 232 (15.54%) HTML
12 226 (15.14%) Scrum
12 226 (15.14%) User Experience
13 207 (13.86%) Android SDK
14 191 (12.79%) CSS
15 190 (12.73%) Microsoft
16 188 (12.59%) Git (software)
17 180 (12.06%) JSON
18 155 (10.38%) Active Directory
19 153 (10.25%) C#
19 153 (10.25%) Objective-C
20 147 (9.85%) Web Services
21 146 (9.78%) Finance
21 146 (9.78%) Android Studio
22 144 (9.65%) REST
22 144 (9.65%) BDD
23 138 (9.24%) Apple
24 137 (9.18%) RESTful
25 131 (8.77%) Apple Swift
26 128 (8.57%) 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 39 (2.61%) MS Exchange
2 31 (2.08%) Skype for Business
3 29 (1.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 26 (1.74%) SharePoint
5 24 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
6 23 (1.54%) IIS
7 17 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
8 16 (1.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 14 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
10 13 (0.87%) IBM Notes
11 12 (0.80%) Apache
12 11 (0.74%) CMS
12 11 (0.74%) Confluence
13 10 (0.67%) WebLogic
14 9 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
15 8 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
15 8 (0.54%) OpenStack
16 7 (0.47%) Office Communications Server
16 7 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
17 6 (0.40%) Mule
Applications
1 93 (6.23%) MS Office
2 72 (4.82%) MS Excel
3 34 (2.28%) Photoshop
4 26 (1.74%) InVision
5 21 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
6 13 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.13%) MS Project
9 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.13%) UserZoom
10 1 (0.067%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.067%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 12 (0.80%) Adobe Campaign
2 6 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.20%) Eikon
4 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 58 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (3.42%) Office 365
4 49 (3.28%) Google Play
5 37 (2.48%) GitHub
6 15 (1.00%) G Suite
7 13 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (0.60%) Google App Engine
9 8 (0.54%) SaaS
10 7 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (0.47%) Google Drive
10 7 (0.47%) iTunes
11 5 (0.33%) Google Analytics
11 5 (0.33%) PaaS
11 5 (0.33%) TestFlight
12 4 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 4 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.27%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
13 3 (0.20%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.68%) DNS
2 39 (2.61%) VPN
3 37 (2.48%) LAN
4 34 (2.28%) TCP/IP
4 34 (2.28%) WAN
5 33 (2.21%) DHCP
6 31 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
7 30 (2.01%) Cisco IOS
8 28 (1.88%) Internet
9 27 (1.81%) Bluetooth
10 26 (1.74%) HTTP
10 26 (1.74%) Skype
11 24 (1.61%) VoIP
12 22 (1.47%) Wireless
13 19 (1.27%) Firewall
14 17 (1.14%) LTE
15 12 (0.80%) RTSP
16 11 (0.74%) GSM
16 11 (0.74%) HSPA
16 11 (0.74%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (4.96%) SQL Server
2 45 (3.01%) SQLite
3 43 (2.88%) MySQL
4 27 (1.81%) Relational Database
5 24 (1.61%) MongoDB
5 24 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
6 21 (1.41%) NoSQL
6 21 (1.41%) RDBMS
7 15 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (0.80%) Big Data
9 11 (0.74%) Hadoop
10 8 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (0.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 5 (0.33%) Couchbase
13 4 (0.27%) Amazon Redshift
14 3 (0.20%) Hazelcast
14 3 (0.20%) Redis
Development Applications
1 188 (12.59%) Git (software)
2 146 (9.78%) Android Studio
3 95 (6.36%) Jenkins
4 92 (6.16%) JIRA
5 73 (4.89%) Gradle
6 65 (4.35%) Xcode
7 57 (3.82%) Calabash
7 57 (3.82%) Cucumber
8 54 (3.62%) Selenium
9 48 (3.22%) Eclipse
10 40 (2.68%) Appium
11 35 (2.34%) Subversion
12 34 (2.28%) Visual Studio
13 33 (2.21%) Axure RP
14 29 (1.94%) JUnit
14 29 (1.94%) Maven
15 21 (1.41%) WebDriver
16 19 (1.27%) CocoaPods
16 19 (1.27%) Robolectric
17 18 (1.21%) SoapUI
General
1 146 (9.78%) Finance
2 116 (7.77%) Banking
3 65 (4.35%) Games
4 63 (4.22%) Retail
5 55 (3.68%) Marketing
6 37 (2.48%) Publishing
6 37 (2.48%) Telecoms
7 22 (1.47%) Electronics
8 20 (1.34%) Legal
9 15 (1.00%) Investment Banking
10 13 (0.87%) Advertising
10 13 (0.87%) Automotive
11 11 (0.74%) Retail Banking
12 10 (0.67%) Law
13 9 (0.60%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.33%) Front Office
16 4 (0.27%) Spanish Language
17 3 (0.20%) Multimedia
17 3 (0.20%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 840 (56.26%) Developer
2 456 (30.54%) Android Developer
3 146 (9.78%) iOS Developer
4 114 (7.64%) Senior Developer
5 102 (6.83%) Mobile Developer
6 97 (6.50%) Analyst
7 93 (6.23%) Applications Developer
7 93 (6.23%) Java Developer
8 85 (5.69%) Designer
9 68 (4.55%) Architect
9 68 (4.55%) iOS Android Developer
10 64 (4.29%) Xamarin Developer
11 63 (4.22%) Senior Android Developer
12 53 (3.55%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 53 (3.55%) UI Designer
13 49 (3.28%) Support Engineer
14 47 (3.15%) Java Android Developer
15 45 (3.01%) JavaScript Developer
16 43 (2.88%) Mobile Designer
17 39 (2.61%) Android Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (15.54%) HTML
2 207 (13.86%) Android SDK
3 191 (12.79%) CSS
4 180 (12.06%) JSON
5 147 (9.85%) Web Services
6 144 (9.65%) REST
7 137 (9.18%) RESTful
8 121 (8.10%) .NET
9 115 (7.70%) HTML5
10 101 (6.76%) XML
11 92 (6.16%) AngularJS
12 75 (5.02%) jQuery
13 68 (4.55%) iOS SDK
14 61 (4.09%) Node.js
15 58 (3.88%) CSS3
15 58 (3.88%) React
16 43 (2.88%) Apache Cordova
17 40 (2.68%) RxJava
18 35 (2.34%) Cocoa
19 34 (2.28%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 494 (33.09%) Mobile App
2 226 (15.14%) User Experience
3 99 (6.63%) Blackberry
4 75 (5.02%) iPhone
5 64 (4.29%) iPad
6 61 (4.09%) Computer Science
7 59 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
8 44 (2.95%) Smartphone
9 32 (2.14%) Mobile Banking
10 30 (2.01%) Animation
11 22 (1.47%) Video on Demand
12 17 (1.14%) Algorithms
12 17 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (1.14%) Management Information System
13 16 (1.07%) Streaming Video
14 15 (1.00%) Fintech
15 14 (0.94%) Augmented Reality
15 14 (0.94%) Data Centre
16 13 (0.87%) Data Structures
17 12 (0.80%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 852 (57.07%) Apple iOS
2 344 (23.04%) Windows
3 109 (7.30%) Linux
4 105 (7.03%) Windows 7
5 71 (4.76%) Windows Server
6 61 (4.09%) Windows 10
7 44 (2.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 42 (2.81%) Mac OS X
9 39 (2.61%) Windows Phone
10 36 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 32 (2.14%) Windows 8
12 25 (1.67%) Windows Mobile
13 21 (1.41%) Unix
14 20 (1.34%) Mac OS
15 19 (1.27%) Windows XP
16 17 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
17 16 (1.07%) Embedded Linux
18 13 (0.87%) webOS
18 13 (0.87%) Windows Phone 7
19 12 (0.80%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 628 (42.06%) Android Development
2 604 (40.46%) Agile Software Development
3 278 (18.62%) iOS Development
4 272 (18.22%) TDD
5 257 (17.21%) Mobile Development
6 226 (15.14%) Scrum
7 144 (9.65%) BDD
8 128 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
9 111 (7.43%) Software Engineering
10 110 (7.37%) E-Commerce
11 107 (7.17%) OO
12 77 (5.16%) Unit Testing
13 74 (4.96%) ITIL
14 72 (4.82%) MVC
15 70 (4.69%) Automated Testing
16 69 (4.62%) Project Management
17 65 (4.35%) Web Development
18 64 (4.29%) Mentoring
19 57 (3.82%) Front End Development
20 55 (3.68%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 436 (29.20%) Java
2 300 (20.09%) JavaScript
3 153 (10.25%) C#
3 153 (10.25%) Objective-C
4 131 (8.77%) Apple Swift
5 113 (7.57%) SQL
6 90 (6.03%) Python
7 84 (5.63%) C++
8 58 (3.88%) C
9 55 (3.68%) Ruby
10 38 (2.55%) PHP
11 30 (2.01%) PowerShell
12 26 (1.74%) Scala
13 23 (1.54%) ES6
14 21 (1.41%) Bash Shell
15 14 (0.94%) Perl
16 13 (0.87%) VBScript
17 9 (0.60%) VB
18 8 (0.54%) Shell Script
18 8 (0.54%) XAML
Qualifications
1 94 (6.30%) Degree
2 65 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 49 (3.28%) SC Cleared
4 33 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (1.54%) MCSE
6 14 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
7 12 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (0.54%) CCNA
8 8 (0.54%) ISEB
8 8 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.40%) AWS Certification
9 6 (0.40%) CCNP
9 6 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
9 6 (0.40%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.33%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.27%) MCP
11 4 (0.27%) MCSA
12 3 (0.20%) CCIP
12 3 (0.20%) JNCIA
12 3 (0.20%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (7.30%) QA
2 38 (2.55%) SLA
3 11 (0.74%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.67%) SDET
5 3 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.067%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.067%) GCP
6 1 (0.067%) GDPR
6 1 (0.067%) WCAG
System Software
1 155 (10.38%) Active Directory
2 38 (2.55%) Docker
3 18 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.80%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.74%) BitLocker
6 10 (0.67%) XenApp
6 10 (0.67%) XenDesktop
7 8 (0.54%) Xen
8 6 (0.40%) Firmware
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%) Samba
10 2 (0.13%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.067%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 49 (3.28%) AirWatch
2 43 (2.88%) SCCM
3 16 (1.07%) WSUS
4 14 (0.94%) Microsoft Intune
5 13 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
6 9 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (0.60%) Puppet
7 7 (0.47%) SCOM
8 6 (0.40%) Jamf Pro
9 5 (0.33%) Kibana
9 5 (0.33%) Nagios
9 5 (0.33%) NetBackup
10 4 (0.27%) Ansible
10 4 (0.27%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
11 3 (0.20%) Kubernetes
11 3 (0.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 2 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
12 2 (0.13%) Cisco Prime
12 2 (0.13%) HockeyApp
12 2 (0.13%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 190 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 138 (9.24%) Apple
3 128 (8.57%) Google
4 109 (7.30%) Xamarin
5 61 (4.09%) Adobe
6 53 (3.55%) Citrix
7 42 (2.81%) Cisco
8 35 (2.34%) HP
9 31 (2.08%) VMware
10 29 (1.94%) Oracle
11 22 (1.47%) Dell
11 22 (1.47%) Symantec
12 14 (0.94%) SAP
12 14 (0.94%) Splunk
13 13 (0.87%) Lotus
13 13 (0.87%) Toshiba
14 12 (0.80%) LANDesk
15 10 (0.67%) MobileIron
15 10 (0.67%) Red Hat
15 10 (0.67%) ServiceNow
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ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £445 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
keytree
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £375 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Premier IT
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Creation Recruitment
Rate: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Transition Partners
Posted: 7 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Premier IT
Rate: £350 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Resource Partners
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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Cloudstream
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Resource Partners
Posted: 7 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
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