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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 183 143 132
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -11
Contract jobs citing Android 651 832 799
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.32% 1.64% 1.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.85% 7.32% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 460 540 535
Median daily rate £388 £375 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -2.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 47 35
Median hourly rate £31.75 £15.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.66% -52.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £9.70 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.00 £40.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £13.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+119.23% -50.00%
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
11132 11365 11051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.59% 22.34% 22.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7054 6653 6406
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 575 934 984
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.83 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +6.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.50 £32.97
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 29 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 29 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 29 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 -49 350 £400 -3.03% 156
South East +4 121 £375 +15.38% 42
Yorkshire +32 45 £413 +26.92% 34
North West -56 32 £350 - 37
East of England +4 29 £350 -3.44% 16
South West -20 29 £338 -15.62% 24
East Midlands +18 20 £340 +13.33% 7
West Midlands -11 19 £160 -45.76% 14
North East -36 10 £298 +70.00% 5
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 694 (55.34%) Apple iOS
2 528 (42.11%) Android Development
3 488 (38.92%) Agile Software Development
4 436 (34.77%) Mobile App
5 372 (29.67%) Java
6 274 (21.85%) User Experience
7 249 (19.86%) Windows
8 220 (17.54%) Mobile Development
9 206 (16.43%) JavaScript
10 202 (16.11%) Android SDK
11 182 (14.51%) iOS Development
12 181 (14.43%) TDD
13 177 (14.11%) HTML
14 159 (12.68%) Scrum
15 141 (11.24%) CSS
15 141 (11.24%) Git (software)
16 137 (10.93%) Microsoft
17 129 (10.29%) JSON
18 128 (10.21%) REST
19 121 (9.65%) Google
20 120 (9.57%) RESTful
21 119 (9.49%) Web Services
22 111 (8.85%) Active Directory
23 109 (8.69%) HTML5
24 107 (8.53%) Banking
25 100 (7.97%) Android Studio
26 98 (7.81%) Finance
27 96 (7.66%) BDD
28 93 (7.42%) Windows 7
28 93 (7.42%) OO

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 52 (4.15%) Node.js
2 39 (3.11%) MS Exchange
3 33 (2.63%) CMS
4 25 (1.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 20 (1.59%) Skype for Business
6 18 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 18 (1.44%) SharePoint
7 14 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (1.04%) Confluence
9 11 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (0.72%) Apache
10 9 (0.72%) Mule
11 8 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
12 6 (0.48%) Joomla!
12 6 (0.48%) WordPress
13 5 (0.40%) Drupal
13 5 (0.40%) IIS
13 5 (0.40%) nginx
13 5 (0.40%) Tomcat
Applications
1 61 (4.86%) MS Office
2 47 (3.75%) MS Excel
3 46 (3.67%) Photoshop
4 31 (2.47%) Adobe Illustrator
5 13 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 8 (0.64%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.32%) InDesign
8 4 (0.32%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.24%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.16%) 3ds Max
10 2 (0.16%) GIMP
11 1 (0.080%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.080%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.080%) MS Project
11 1 (0.080%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.24%) Magento
3 3 (0.24%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.080%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.080%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.080%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.080%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 66 (5.26%) Google Play
2 48 (3.83%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (2.63%) GitHub
4 31 (2.47%) Office 365
5 23 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (0.80%) Heroku
8 9 (0.72%) Force.com
8 9 (0.72%) Google Analytics
9 8 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (0.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 6 (0.48%) Amazon ELB
10 6 (0.48%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
10 6 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (0.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 6 (0.48%) CloudFront
10 6 (0.48%) Route 53
10 6 (0.48%) SaaS
11 4 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.79%) Internet
2 32 (2.55%) DNS
3 22 (1.75%) TCP/IP
4 21 (1.67%) DHCP
5 20 (1.59%) LAN
6 18 (1.44%) VPN
7 17 (1.36%) VoIP
8 15 (1.20%) Bluetooth
9 14 (1.12%) HTTP
9 14 (1.12%) WAN
10 13 (1.04%) Skype
11 12 (0.96%) Firewall
12 11 (0.88%) SSL
12 11 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (0.80%) SAN
14 7 (0.56%) IP Telephony
15 6 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
16 5 (0.40%) LDAP
16 5 (0.40%) Wireless
17 4 (0.32%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (3.83%) SQL Server
2 30 (2.39%) MongoDB
3 27 (2.15%) SQLite
4 22 (1.75%) MySQL
5 16 (1.28%) NoSQL
6 14 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
7 13 (1.04%) Relational Database
8 10 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (0.64%) RDBMS
10 6 (0.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 6 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.40%) Big Data
11 5 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (0.24%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.24%) RavenDB
13 3 (0.24%) Redis
14 2 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 141 (11.24%) Git (software)
2 100 (7.97%) Android Studio
3 89 (7.10%) Jenkins
4 72 (5.74%) Gradle
5 67 (5.34%) JIRA
6 45 (3.59%) Eclipse
7 40 (3.19%) Selenium
8 39 (3.11%) Cucumber
9 37 (2.95%) Appium
10 35 (2.79%) Subversion
11 31 (2.47%) Xcode
12 25 (1.99%) JUnit
13 23 (1.83%) Ant
14 22 (1.75%) Axure RP
15 20 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 20 (1.59%) WebDriver
16 18 (1.44%) Calabash
17 17 (1.36%) Bitbucket
18 15 (1.20%) IntelliJ
18 15 (1.20%) Mockito
General
1 107 (8.53%) Banking
2 98 (7.81%) Finance
3 62 (4.94%) Retail
4 30 (2.39%) Marketing
5 24 (1.91%) Publishing
5 24 (1.91%) Telecoms
6 22 (1.75%) Games
7 21 (1.67%) Electronics
8 16 (1.28%) Legal
8 16 (1.28%) Retail Banking
9 13 (1.04%) Law
10 10 (0.80%) Advertising
11 9 (0.72%) German Language
11 9 (0.72%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.64%) Automotive
12 8 (0.64%) Back Office
13 6 (0.48%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.48%) Spanish Language
14 4 (0.32%) French Language
14 4 (0.32%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 640 (51.04%) Developer
2 410 (32.70%) Android Developer
3 97 (7.74%) Mobile Developer
4 95 (7.58%) iOS Developer
5 93 (7.42%) Designer
6 77 (6.14%) Applications Developer
7 75 (5.98%) Analyst
8 60 (4.78%) iOS Android Developer
9 58 (4.63%) Senior Developer
10 56 (4.47%) Java Developer
11 55 (4.39%) Android Engineer
11 55 (4.39%) UX Designer
12 54 (4.31%) Architect
13 46 (3.67%) Senior Android Developer
14 45 (3.59%) UI Designer
15 42 (3.35%) QA Engineer
15 42 (3.35%) Support Engineer
16 41 (3.27%) Java Android Developer
17 40 (3.19%) Mobile Applications Developer
18 38 (3.03%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (16.11%) Android SDK
2 177 (14.11%) HTML
3 141 (11.24%) CSS
4 129 (10.29%) JSON
5 128 (10.21%) REST
6 120 (9.57%) RESTful
7 119 (9.49%) Web Services
8 109 (8.69%) HTML5
9 88 (7.02%) .NET
10 76 (6.06%) XML
11 70 (5.58%) AngularJS
12 68 (5.42%) SOAP
13 67 (5.34%) CSS3
14 51 (4.07%) jQuery
15 41 (3.27%) iOS SDK
16 32 (2.55%) PhoneGap
17 30 (2.39%) Backbone.js
18 28 (2.23%) Sass
19 24 (1.91%) React
20 22 (1.75%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 436 (34.77%) Mobile App
2 274 (21.85%) User Experience
3 82 (6.54%) Blackberry
4 56 (4.47%) iPhone
5 54 (4.31%) Computer Science
6 44 (3.51%) iPad
6 44 (3.51%) Smartphone
7 39 (3.11%) Mobile Banking
8 21 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (1.67%) Data Structures
8 21 (1.67%) Social Media
9 18 (1.44%) Embedded Systems
10 15 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (1.12%) Streaming Video
12 12 (0.96%) Algorithms
12 12 (0.96%) BYOD
13 11 (0.88%) Social Network
13 11 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
14 10 (0.80%) Digital Media
14 10 (0.80%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 694 (55.34%) Apple iOS
2 249 (19.86%) Windows
3 93 (7.42%) Windows 7
4 67 (5.34%) Linux
5 54 (4.31%) Windows Server
6 39 (3.11%) Windows 8
7 34 (2.71%) Windows Phone
8 29 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (1.99%) Windows XP
10 24 (1.91%) Windows 10
11 22 (1.75%) Mac OS X
11 22 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (1.12%) Mac OS
12 14 (1.12%) Unix
13 13 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
15 9 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (0.56%) Ubuntu
17 6 (0.48%) Windows Phone 8
18 5 (0.40%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 528 (42.11%) Android Development
2 488 (38.92%) Agile Software Development
3 220 (17.54%) Mobile Development
4 182 (14.51%) iOS Development
5 181 (14.43%) TDD
6 159 (12.68%) Scrum
7 96 (7.66%) BDD
8 93 (7.42%) OO
9 88 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
10 78 (6.22%) Software Engineering
11 70 (5.58%) E-Commerce
12 69 (5.50%) Automated Testing
13 68 (5.42%) Unit Testing
14 67 (5.34%) Mobile Application Development
15 55 (4.39%) ITIL
16 53 (4.23%) Wireframes
17 52 (4.15%) MVC
18 51 (4.07%) Open Source
19 45 (3.59%) Front End Development
19 45 (3.59%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 372 (29.67%) Java
2 206 (16.43%) JavaScript
3 93 (7.42%) C#
4 90 (7.18%) Objective-C
5 75 (5.98%) SQL
6 58 (4.63%) Apple Swift
7 53 (4.23%) C++
8 43 (3.43%) C
9 40 (3.19%) PHP
10 39 (3.11%) Python
11 31 (2.47%) Ruby
12 17 (1.36%) Scala
13 15 (1.20%) Bash Shell
14 11 (0.88%) PowerShell
14 11 (0.88%) Shell Script
15 10 (0.80%) Apex Code
15 10 (0.80%) SOQL
16 6 (0.48%) ES6
16 6 (0.48%) T-SQL
17 5 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 73 (5.82%) Degree
2 25 (1.99%) Security Cleared
3 16 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (1.12%) MCSE
5 13 (1.04%) SC Cleared
6 9 (0.72%) DV Cleared
7 7 (0.56%) MCP
7 7 (0.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 5 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.40%) MCITP
9 4 (0.32%) CISM
9 4 (0.32%) CISSP
9 4 (0.32%) HND
10 3 (0.24%) A+ Certification
10 3 (0.24%) ISEB
10 3 (0.24%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.24%) MCTS
11 2 (0.16%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.16%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (6.62%) QA
2 6 (0.48%) SLA
3 4 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.24%) SDET
5 1 (0.080%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 111 (8.85%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.64%) Docker
4 7 (0.56%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.56%) XenApp
5 4 (0.32%) vSphere
5 4 (0.32%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.16%) BitLocker
6 2 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.080%) Firmware
7 1 (0.080%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.080%) NFS
7 1 (0.080%) Samba
7 1 (0.080%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.080%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.080%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 26 (2.07%) AirWatch
2 13 (1.04%) Puppet
3 12 (0.96%) Ansible
3 12 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.64%) SCCM
5 6 (0.48%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.24%) OpenAM
6 3 (0.24%) XenMobile
6 3 (0.24%) yum
7 2 (0.16%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.16%) CA Wily
7 2 (0.16%) Casper Suite
7 2 (0.16%) HP Fortify
7 2 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.16%) SAP Afaria
7 2 (0.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.080%) CloudHub
8 1 (0.080%) Packer
8 1 (0.080%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 137 (10.93%) Microsoft
2 121 (9.65%) Google
3 89 (7.10%) Apple
4 64 (5.10%) Xamarin
5 49 (3.91%) Adobe
6 34 (2.71%) Citrix
7 32 (2.55%) SAP
8 21 (1.67%) VMware
9 16 (1.28%) Cisco
9 16 (1.28%) Oracle
10 14 (1.12%) MobileIron
11 13 (1.04%) Atlassian
11 13 (1.04%) HP
11 13 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
12 12 (0.96%) iManage
13 10 (0.80%) Facebook
13 10 (0.80%) Siebel
14 9 (0.72%) Intel Security
15 8 (0.64%) Juniper
15 8 (0.64%) Twitter
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £500 per annum £competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bagshot, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £250.00 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £310 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300.00 - £301 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JS Agency
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Data Idols
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300.00 - £301 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: negotiable on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £10.00 - £14.00 per hour + n/a
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £39,785 to £48,614 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £28,013 to £48,614 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
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