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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 186 140 128
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -12
Contract jobs citing Android 680 814 841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.33% 1.61% 1.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.03% 7.20% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 510 547
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 46 44
Median hourly rate £35.00 £14.93 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+134.50% -54.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £10.50 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.45 £41.25 £41.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £14.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -56.92%
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
11269 11310 11008
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.11% 22.31% 22.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 7125 6524 6294
Median daily rate £395 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.96% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £342 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 616 924 986
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £38.50 £36.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -62 357 £400 -3.03% 150
South East -11 126 £375 +15.38% 55
North West -42 45 £350 - 35
Yorkshire +10 35 £388 +19.23% 22
East of England +10 35 £375 +17.18% 20
South West +3 34 £325 -7.14% 21
West Midlands -7 25 £128 -63.30% 13
East Midlands +21 19 £350 +12.00% 10
North East -33 7 £325 +85.71% 6
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 753 (56.87%) Apple iOS
2 538 (40.63%) Android Development
3 520 (39.27%) Agile Software Development
4 466 (35.20%) Mobile App
5 395 (29.83%) Java
6 278 (21.00%) Windows
7 274 (20.69%) User Experience
8 219 (16.54%) Mobile Development
9 218 (16.47%) JavaScript
10 216 (16.31%) Android SDK
11 186 (14.05%) iOS Development
12 183 (13.82%) TDD
13 179 (13.52%) HTML
14 168 (12.69%) Scrum
15 151 (11.40%) CSS
16 141 (10.65%) Microsoft
17 140 (10.57%) Git (software)
18 130 (9.82%) REST
19 126 (9.52%) RESTful
20 124 (9.37%) Google
21 122 (9.21%) JSON
22 117 (8.84%) Web Services
23 112 (8.46%) C#
24 111 (8.38%) OO
25 109 (8.23%) Active Directory
26 104 (7.85%) Windows 7
26 104 (7.85%) BDD
27 103 (7.78%) HTML5
28 100 (7.55%) Jenkins
29 98 (7.40%) Banking

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 59 (4.46%) Node.js
2 39 (2.95%) CMS
2 39 (2.95%) MS Exchange
3 27 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 18 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (1.36%) SharePoint
5 17 (1.28%) Confluence
6 16 (1.21%) Skype for Business
7 13 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (0.68%) Apache
10 9 (0.68%) IIS
10 9 (0.68%) Mule
11 8 (0.60%) WordPress
12 6 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
12 6 (0.45%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.38%) Drupal
13 5 (0.38%) Umbraco
14 4 (0.30%) Jetty
Applications
1 60 (4.53%) MS Office
2 44 (3.32%) MS Excel
3 37 (2.79%) Photoshop
4 23 (1.74%) Adobe Illustrator
5 13 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 8 (0.60%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.23%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.23%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.15%) 3ds Max
9 2 (0.15%) GIMP
10 1 (0.076%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.076%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.076%) InDesign
10 1 (0.076%) MS Project
10 1 (0.076%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.23%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.23%) Magento
3 3 (0.23%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.15%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.076%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.076%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 51 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (2.79%) GitHub
3 31 (2.34%) Office 365
4 30 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (0.91%) SaaS
7 11 (0.83%) Google Analytics
7 11 (0.83%) Heroku
7 11 (0.83%) IaaS
8 10 (0.76%) Force.com
9 9 (0.68%) PaaS
10 8 (0.60%) Amazon S3
10 8 (0.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 8 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
10 8 (0.60%) Route 53
11 7 (0.53%) Google Apps
12 6 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
12 6 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
12 6 (0.45%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 36 (2.72%) VPN
2 32 (2.42%) Wi-Fi
3 31 (2.34%) Internet
4 28 (2.11%) DNS
5 26 (1.96%) LAN
6 22 (1.66%) TCP/IP
7 19 (1.44%) HTTP
7 19 (1.44%) VoIP
7 19 (1.44%) WAN
8 18 (1.36%) DHCP
9 17 (1.28%) Bluetooth
9 17 (1.28%) Wireless
10 16 (1.21%) Firewall
11 11 (0.83%) SAN
12 9 (0.68%) SSL
13 7 (0.53%) LDAP
13 7 (0.53%) Skype
14 6 (0.45%) Intrusion Detection
14 6 (0.45%) IP Telephony
14 6 (0.45%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (3.55%) SQL Server
2 25 (1.89%) SQLite
3 24 (1.81%) MySQL
4 21 (1.59%) Amazon RDS
4 21 (1.59%) MongoDB
5 12 (0.91%) NoSQL
6 11 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (0.76%) Relational Database
8 9 (0.68%) Big Data
8 9 (0.68%) Oracle Database
9 8 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (0.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (0.38%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.30%) SAP HANA
12 4 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 140 (10.57%) Git (software)
2 100 (7.55%) Jenkins
3 89 (6.72%) Android Studio
4 73 (5.51%) JIRA
5 67 (5.06%) Gradle
6 51 (3.85%) Cucumber
7 50 (3.78%) Selenium
8 44 (3.32%) Appium
9 43 (3.25%) Eclipse
10 38 (2.87%) Subversion
11 36 (2.72%) Xcode
12 31 (2.34%) JUnit
13 26 (1.96%) Ant
13 26 (1.96%) Calabash
14 23 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 23 (1.74%) Axure RP
15 20 (1.51%) WebDriver
16 19 (1.44%) IntelliJ
17 17 (1.28%) Maven
17 17 (1.28%) Mockito
General
1 98 (7.40%) Banking
2 93 (7.02%) Finance
3 67 (5.06%) Retail
4 36 (2.72%) Marketing
5 34 (2.57%) Telecoms
6 29 (2.19%) Games
7 23 (1.74%) Electronics
7 23 (1.74%) Publishing
8 16 (1.21%) Legal
8 16 (1.21%) Retail Banking
9 14 (1.06%) Manufacturing
10 12 (0.91%) Law
11 9 (0.68%) Advertising
12 8 (0.60%) German Language
13 6 (0.45%) Back Office
14 5 (0.38%) Automotive
15 4 (0.30%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.30%) Local Government
15 4 (0.30%) Spanish Language
16 3 (0.23%) French Language
Job Titles
1 657 (49.62%) Developer
2 414 (31.27%) Android Developer
3 99 (7.48%) iOS Developer
4 94 (7.10%) Mobile Developer
5 92 (6.95%) Designer
6 87 (6.57%) Applications Developer
7 82 (6.19%) Analyst
8 66 (4.98%) Senior Developer
9 64 (4.83%) iOS Android Developer
10 62 (4.68%) Android Engineer
11 58 (4.38%) Java Developer
12 55 (4.15%) Architect
12 55 (4.15%) UX Designer
13 51 (3.85%) Senior Android Developer
14 50 (3.78%) Mobile Applications Developer
14 50 (3.78%) QA Engineer
15 48 (3.63%) Support Engineer
16 44 (3.32%) UI Designer
17 42 (3.17%) Mobile Designer
18 39 (2.95%) Java Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (16.31%) Android SDK
2 179 (13.52%) HTML
3 151 (11.40%) CSS
4 130 (9.82%) REST
5 126 (9.52%) RESTful
6 122 (9.21%) JSON
7 117 (8.84%) Web Services
8 103 (7.78%) HTML5
9 89 (6.72%) .NET
10 73 (5.51%) AngularJS
11 68 (5.14%) XML
12 67 (5.06%) SOAP
13 62 (4.68%) CSS3
14 55 (4.15%) jQuery
15 50 (3.78%) iOS SDK
16 42 (3.17%) PhoneGap
17 29 (2.19%) Backbone.js
18 28 (2.11%) Sass
19 21 (1.59%) ASP.NET
20 19 (1.44%) React
Miscellaneous
1 466 (35.20%) Mobile App
2 274 (20.69%) User Experience
3 84 (6.34%) Blackberry
4 52 (3.93%) Computer Science
5 47 (3.55%) iPhone
6 40 (3.02%) iPad
7 36 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
8 34 (2.57%) Mobile Banking
9 29 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
10 21 (1.59%) Data Structures
11 20 (1.51%) Social Media
12 18 (1.36%) Handset
13 17 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
14 16 (1.21%) Animation
14 16 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
15 15 (1.13%) Streaming Video
16 14 (1.06%) BYOD
16 14 (1.06%) Management Information System
16 14 (1.06%) Mobile Payment
17 13 (0.98%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 753 (56.87%) Apple iOS
2 278 (21.00%) Windows
3 104 (7.85%) Windows 7
4 57 (4.31%) Linux
5 49 (3.70%) Windows Server
6 43 (3.25%) Windows 8
7 37 (2.79%) Windows Phone
8 31 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 30 (2.27%) Windows XP
10 26 (1.96%) Windows 10
11 22 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
12 21 (1.59%) Mac OS X
13 15 (1.13%) Mac OS
14 13 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (0.83%) Unix
15 11 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
16 9 (0.68%) Ubuntu
17 5 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 5 (0.38%) Windows Phone 8
18 3 (0.23%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 538 (40.63%) Android Development
2 520 (39.27%) Agile Software Development
3 219 (16.54%) Mobile Development
4 186 (14.05%) iOS Development
5 183 (13.82%) TDD
6 168 (12.69%) Scrum
7 111 (8.38%) OO
8 104 (7.85%) BDD
9 92 (6.95%) Continuous Integration
10 82 (6.19%) Software Engineering
11 81 (6.12%) Automated Testing
12 79 (5.97%) E-Commerce
13 75 (5.66%) Mobile Application Development
14 66 (4.98%) Unit Testing
15 50 (3.78%) ITIL
15 50 (3.78%) MVC
16 49 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
17 48 (3.63%) Project Management
18 46 (3.47%) OOP
18 46 (3.47%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 395 (29.83%) Java
2 218 (16.47%) JavaScript
3 112 (8.46%) C#
4 93 (7.02%) Objective-C
5 82 (6.19%) SQL
6 60 (4.53%) C++
7 52 (3.93%) Apple Swift
8 39 (2.95%) C
9 35 (2.64%) Python
10 32 (2.42%) PHP
11 31 (2.34%) Ruby
12 18 (1.36%) Scala
13 16 (1.21%) Bash Shell
14 11 (0.83%) Apex Code
14 11 (0.83%) Shell Script
14 11 (0.83%) SOQL
15 9 (0.68%) PowerShell
16 7 (0.53%) ES6
17 5 (0.38%) ActionScript
17 5 (0.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 71 (5.36%) Degree
2 21 (1.59%) Security Cleared
3 13 (0.98%) SC Cleared
4 12 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (0.83%) MCSE
6 8 (0.60%) ISEB
7 7 (0.53%) DV Cleared
7 7 (0.53%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 6 (0.45%) HND
8 6 (0.45%) ISTQB
8 6 (0.45%) MCP
9 5 (0.38%) CISM
9 5 (0.38%) CISSP
9 5 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.38%) MCITP
10 4 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.30%) MCTS
11 3 (0.23%) A+ Certification
11 3 (0.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (6.65%) QA
2 5 (0.38%) SLA
3 4 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.23%) SDET
5 1 (0.076%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 109 (8.23%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.53%) XenApp
4 5 (0.38%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.30%) Docker
5 4 (0.30%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.23%) vSphere
7 2 (0.15%) Firmware
7 2 (0.15%) NFS
7 2 (0.15%) Samba
7 2 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.076%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.076%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.076%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.076%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 34 (2.57%) AirWatch
2 14 (1.06%) Puppet
3 13 (0.98%) Ansible
4 12 (0.91%) SCCM
5 10 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.30%) Windows Intune
7 3 (0.23%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.23%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.23%) XenMobile
7 3 (0.23%) yum
8 2 (0.15%) CA Wily
8 2 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.15%) HP Fortify
8 2 (0.15%) SCOM
9 1 (0.076%) Nmap
9 1 (0.076%) Packer
9 1 (0.076%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.076%) WebInspect
9 1 (0.076%) WSUS
Vendors
1 141 (10.65%) Microsoft
2 124 (9.37%) Google
3 93 (7.02%) Apple
4 55 (4.15%) Xamarin
5 42 (3.17%) Adobe
6 38 (2.87%) SAP
7 30 (2.27%) Citrix
8 24 (1.81%) VMware
9 23 (1.74%) Cisco
10 22 (1.66%) Oracle
11 14 (1.06%) MobileIron
11 14 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
12 13 (0.98%) HP
13 11 (0.83%) iManage
14 10 (0.76%) Atlassian
14 10 (0.76%) Siebel
15 9 (0.68%) Juniper
16 8 (0.60%) EPiServer
16 8 (0.60%) Intel Security
17 6 (0.45%) Appcelerator
Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rate
Posted: 17 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £425 to £500 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
I4 Recruitment
Rate: Market related
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
FDM Group
Rate: negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Rate: £120 - £160 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £500 per annum £competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Talent Spa
Rate: £325-375pd
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Premier IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
FDM Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £300 - £375 per day +
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Flexible working
Posted: 6 days ago
Bagshot, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £250.00 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Rate: £120 - £160 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £300.00 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £19 - 21 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago