The table below looks at the statistics for the Android Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Developer
Rank 280 207 259
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +52
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 142 268 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.58% 1.07% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 1.15% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 231 102
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£425 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £475 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £320
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 10
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £53.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £42.50 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -8.10%
Android Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22591 23369 24032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 92.98% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 15618 16068 15796
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 438 616
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Android Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Android Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Android Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Android Developer across the London region.

Android Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Android Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Android Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Android Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Android Developer across the London region.

Android Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Android Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -11 21 £375 -6.25% 6
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Android Developer
England

Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Android Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Android Developer in their job title.

1 316 (100.00%) Android
2 312 (98.73%) Android Development
3 173 (54.75%) Java
4 114 (36.08%) Agile Software Development
5 107 (33.86%) Android SDK
6 81 (25.63%) Mobile App
7 78 (24.68%) Google
8 73 (23.10%) Apple iOS
9 68 (21.52%) JSON
9 68 (21.52%) Web Services
10 54 (17.09%) TDD
11 53 (16.77%) OO
12 52 (16.46%) Git (software)
13 49 (15.51%) XML
14 45 (14.24%) OOP
15 40 (12.66%) User Experience
16 39 (12.34%) RESTful
17 33 (10.44%) Subversion
17 33 (10.44%) Multithreading
18 30 (9.49%) E-Commerce
18 30 (9.49%) iOS Development
19 27 (8.54%) REST
19 27 (8.54%) HTML
20 25 (7.91%) Software Engineering
21 23 (7.28%) SQL
22 21 (6.65%) Scrum
22 21 (6.65%) CSS
23 20 (6.33%) C++
23 20 (6.33%) Eclipse
24 19 (6.01%) JavaScript

Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Android Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Android Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (3.80%) CMS
2 1 (0.32%) Node.js
2 1 (0.32%) Lightstreamer
2 1 (0.32%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 9 (2.85%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.32%) SaaS
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.32%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.80%) NFC
2 11 (3.48%) Bluetooth
2 11 (3.48%) HTTP
3 8 (2.53%) RTSP
3 8 (2.53%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.58%) Internet
5 4 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.95%) VPN
7 2 (0.63%) VoIP
8 1 (0.32%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.75%) SQLite
2 10 (3.16%) MySQL
3 6 (1.90%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 52 (16.46%) Git (software)
2 33 (10.44%) Subversion
3 20 (6.33%) Eclipse
4 13 (4.11%) Gradle
4 13 (4.11%) JIRA
5 11 (3.48%) Bitbucket
6 7 (2.22%) NUnit
7 6 (1.90%) Xcode
8 3 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.95%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 3 (0.95%) Android Studio
8 3 (0.95%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.63%) Ant
9 2 (0.63%) JUnit
9 2 (0.63%) Ranorex
9 2 (0.63%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.32%) Robotium
10 1 (0.32%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.32%) Maven
General
1 19 (6.01%) Finance
2 18 (5.70%) Publishing
3 16 (5.06%) Marketing
4 12 (3.80%) Retail
5 10 (3.16%) Banking
6 8 (2.53%) Advertising
7 7 (2.22%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.58%) French Language
8 5 (1.58%) German Language
9 4 (1.27%) Games
10 2 (0.63%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.63%) Legal
11 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.32%) Electronics
11 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.32%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (33.86%) Android SDK
2 68 (21.52%) JSON
2 68 (21.52%) Web Services
3 49 (15.51%) XML
4 39 (12.34%) RESTful
5 27 (8.54%) REST
5 27 (8.54%) HTML
6 21 (6.65%) CSS
7 19 (6.01%) iOS SDK
8 12 (3.80%) SOAP
8 12 (3.80%) OpenGL
9 8 (2.53%) J2EE
9 8 (2.53%) Flash
10 7 (2.22%) J2ME
10 7 (2.22%) Ajax
11 6 (1.90%) HTML5
12 5 (1.58%) Cocoa
12 5 (1.58%) LINQ
13 4 (1.27%) jQuery
13 4 (1.27%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 81 (25.63%) Mobile App
2 40 (12.66%) User Experience
3 17 (5.38%) Blackberry
4 15 (4.75%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.48%) Open Source
6 10 (3.16%) Streaming Media
7 9 (2.85%) iPhone
7 9 (2.85%) Social Media
7 9 (2.85%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (2.53%) Animation
8 8 (2.53%) Client/Server
8 8 (2.53%) Streaming Video
9 7 (2.22%) Cryptography
9 7 (2.22%) Social Network
10 6 (1.90%) Mobile Payment
11 5 (1.58%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (1.27%) iPad
12 4 (1.27%) Video on Demand
13 3 (0.95%) Embedded Systems
14 2 (0.63%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 316 (100.00%) Android
2 73 (23.10%) Apple iOS
3 10 (3.16%) Linux
4 7 (2.22%) Windows
5 4 (1.27%) UNIX
5 4 (1.27%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 312 (98.73%) Android Development
2 114 (36.08%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (17.09%) TDD
4 53 (16.77%) OO
5 45 (14.24%) OOP
6 33 (10.44%) Multithreading
7 30 (9.49%) E-Commerce
7 30 (9.49%) iOS Development
8 25 (7.91%) Software Engineering
9 21 (6.65%) Scrum
10 18 (5.70%) BDD
10 18 (5.70%) Mentoring
11 17 (5.38%) MVC
11 17 (5.38%) Unit Testing
12 12 (3.80%) Mobile Commerce
12 12 (3.80%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (3.48%) Integration Testing
14 9 (2.85%) Analytics
15 8 (2.53%) Mobile Application Development
15 8 (2.53%) Bug Management
Programming Languages
1 173 (54.75%) Java
2 23 (7.28%) SQL
3 20 (6.33%) C++
4 19 (6.01%) JavaScript
4 19 (6.01%) Objective-C
5 15 (4.75%) C
6 11 (3.48%) C#
7 4 (1.27%) PHP
8 1 (0.32%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 18 (5.70%) Degree
2 3 (0.95%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Openswan
Vendors
1 78 (24.68%) Google
2 15 (4.75%) Xamarin
3 7 (2.22%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.58%) Facebook
5 2 (0.63%) Cisco
5 2 (0.63%) Perforce
5 2 (0.63%) Twitter
6 1 (0.32%) Sencha
6 1 (0.32%) MobileIron
6 1 (0.32%) Apple
6 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.32%) Symbian
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