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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Developer
Rank 299 276 236
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -40
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 113 132 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.53% 0.63% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.67% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 98 134
Average daily rate £400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 12
Average hourly rate £55.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+23.75% +23.07%
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
20026 19682 20464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 94.48% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14194 13942 13897
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 315 337 393
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +20 13 £425 +6.25% 13
Uxbridge - 1 £350 -
Android Developer
England

Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 261 (100.00%) Android
2 258 (98.85%) Android Development
3 145 (55.56%) Java
4 101 (38.70%) Agile Software Development
5 75 (28.74%) Mobile App
6 70 (26.82%) Apple iOS
7 68 (26.05%) TDD
8 63 (24.14%) Mobile Development
9 55 (21.07%) Android SDK
10 51 (19.54%) RESTful
11 50 (19.16%) REST
12 46 (17.62%) User Experience
13 44 (16.86%) iOS Development
14 41 (15.71%) Google
14 41 (15.71%) JSON
15 40 (15.33%) Web Services
15 40 (15.33%) Git (software)
16 39 (14.94%) OO
17 37 (14.18%) Scrum
18 35 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
19 34 (13.03%) Android Studio
20 28 (10.73%) OOP
21 27 (10.34%) BDD
22 26 (9.96%) Gradle
22 26 (9.96%) SQLite
23 25 (9.58%) Software Engineering
24 24 (9.20%) XML
25 22 (8.43%) Objective-C
25 22 (8.43%) Unit Testing
26 19 (7.28%) Jenkins

Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (1.53%) Node.js
2 2 (0.77%) CMS
3 1 (0.38%) Facebook Platform
Business Applications
1 2 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.30%) GitHub
2 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.38%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.38%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.53%) Internet
1 4 (1.53%) RTSP
1 4 (1.53%) VoIP
2 3 (1.15%) HTTP
2 3 (1.15%) NFC
3 2 (0.77%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.38%) SMS
4 1 (0.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.96%) SQLite
2 3 (1.15%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.38%) Big Data
3 1 (0.38%) BigQuery
3 1 (0.38%) MySQL
3 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (15.33%) Git (software)
2 34 (13.03%) Android Studio
3 26 (9.96%) Gradle
4 19 (7.28%) Jenkins
5 10 (3.83%) Subversion
6 7 (2.68%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.92%) JIRA
7 5 (1.92%) Robolectric
7 5 (1.92%) Xcode
8 4 (1.53%) Maven
8 4 (1.53%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (1.15%) Hudson
10 2 (0.77%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.77%) Calabash
10 2 (0.77%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.77%) JUnit
10 2 (0.77%) NUnit
10 2 (0.77%) Robotium
11 1 (0.38%) Appium
11 1 (0.38%) IntelliJ
General
1 16 (6.13%) Games
2 12 (4.60%) Banking
3 10 (3.83%) Finance
4 9 (3.45%) Retail
4 9 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.53%) Automotive
6 3 (1.15%) Electronics
6 3 (1.15%) Marketing
6 3 (1.15%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.77%) Advertising
7 2 (0.77%) iGaming
7 2 (0.77%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.38%) Back Office
8 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.38%) Legal
8 1 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (21.07%) Android SDK
2 51 (19.54%) RESTful
3 50 (19.16%) REST
4 41 (15.71%) JSON
5 40 (15.33%) Web Services
6 24 (9.20%) XML
7 14 (5.36%) HTML
8 13 (4.98%) CSS
9 11 (4.21%) iOS SDK
10 10 (3.83%) XMPP
11 8 (3.07%) SOAP
12 6 (2.30%) Ajax
12 6 (2.30%) HTML5
13 5 (1.92%) OpenGL
14 4 (1.53%) .NET
14 4 (1.53%) CSS3
14 4 (1.53%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 4 (1.53%) WebSockets
15 3 (1.15%) Cocoa
15 3 (1.15%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 75 (28.74%) Mobile App
2 46 (17.62%) User Experience
3 10 (3.83%) Social Media
3 10 (3.83%) Streaming Video
4 9 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.30%) Digital Media
5 6 (2.30%) Social Network
6 5 (1.92%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (1.53%) GPGPU
7 4 (1.53%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.53%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (1.53%) Online Games
8 3 (1.15%) Augmented Reality
8 3 (1.15%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.15%) Video on Demand
9 2 (0.77%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.77%) Fintech
9 2 (0.77%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.77%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 261 (100.00%) Android
2 70 (26.82%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.92%) Linux
3 5 (1.92%) Windows
4 2 (0.77%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (98.85%) Android Development
2 101 (38.70%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (26.05%) TDD
4 63 (24.14%) Mobile Development
5 44 (16.86%) iOS Development
6 39 (14.94%) OO
7 37 (14.18%) Scrum
8 35 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (10.73%) OOP
10 27 (10.34%) BDD
11 25 (9.58%) Software Engineering
12 22 (8.43%) Unit Testing
13 14 (5.36%) E-Commerce
14 11 (4.21%) Open Source
15 10 (3.83%) Multithreading
16 8 (3.07%) Project Management
17 7 (2.68%) Analytics
17 7 (2.68%) Test Automation
18 6 (2.30%) Mentoring
18 6 (2.30%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 145 (55.56%) Java
2 22 (8.43%) Objective-C
3 19 (7.28%) Apple Swift
4 16 (6.13%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.07%) C++
6 5 (1.92%) C#
7 3 (1.15%) PHP
8 2 (0.77%) C
8 2 (0.77%) SQL
9 1 (0.38%) Python
9 1 (0.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (3.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.53%) yum
2 1 (0.38%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 41 (15.71%) Google
2 5 (1.92%) Apple
3 3 (1.15%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.15%) Xamarin
4 2 (0.77%) SAP
5 1 (0.38%) Facebook
5 1 (0.38%) Sony
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