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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Developer
Rank 271 179 268
Rank change year-on-year
-92 +89
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 152 293 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.63% 1.17% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.26% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 247 99
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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 £338 £325 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 11
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - £55.00
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
22179 23233 24249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.51% 92.90% 93.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 15073 15935 15950
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 416 451 618
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.13 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.49% -4.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.80 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -20 23 £350 -12.50% 10
Hammersmith - - - -
Beckenham - - - - 1
Android Developer
England

Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 295 (100.00%) Android
2 291 (98.64%) Android Development
3 161 (54.58%) Java
4 98 (33.22%) Android SDK
5 76 (25.76%) Mobile App
6 70 (23.73%) Google
7 65 (22.03%) JSON
8 61 (20.68%) Apple iOS
9 58 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
9 58 (19.66%) Web Services
10 47 (15.93%) TDD
11 46 (15.59%) Git (software)
12 45 (15.25%) XML
13 41 (13.90%) OO
14 39 (13.22%) OOP
15 37 (12.54%) RESTful
16 31 (10.51%) Multithreading
17 30 (10.17%) iOS Development
18 29 (9.83%) Subversion
19 26 (8.81%) Software Engineering
19 26 (8.81%) REST
20 23 (7.80%) E-Commerce
20 23 (7.80%) Eclipse
21 20 (6.78%) SQL
22 19 (6.44%) Scrum
23 18 (6.10%) Finance
23 18 (6.10%) BDD
24 17 (5.76%) Objective-C
24 17 (5.76%) C++
24 17 (5.76%) HTML

Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (3.73%) CMS
2 1 (0.34%) GlassFish
2 1 (0.34%) Lightstreamer
Business Applications
1 9 (3.05%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.34%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.41%) NFC
2 11 (3.73%) Bluetooth
3 10 (3.39%) HTTP
4 7 (2.37%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.37%) RTSP
5 5 (1.69%) Internet
6 3 (1.02%) VPN
7 2 (0.68%) VoIP
8 1 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.34%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.75%) SQLite
2 6 (2.03%) MySQL
3 3 (1.02%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.68%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 46 (15.59%) Git (software)
2 29 (9.83%) Subversion
3 23 (7.80%) Eclipse
4 13 (4.41%) JIRA
5 12 (4.07%) Gradle
6 10 (3.39%) Bitbucket
7 6 (2.03%) Xcode
8 4 (1.36%) NUnit
9 3 (1.02%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.68%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.68%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 2 (0.68%) Ranorex
10 2 (0.68%) Android Studio
10 2 (0.68%) Ant
10 2 (0.68%) JUnit
11 1 (0.34%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.34%) Maven
11 1 (0.34%) Robotium
General
1 18 (6.10%) Finance
2 15 (5.08%) Publishing
3 14 (4.75%) Marketing
4 12 (4.07%) Retail
5 9 (3.05%) Banking
6 8 (2.71%) Advertising
7 6 (2.03%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.69%) French Language
8 5 (1.69%) German Language
9 4 (1.36%) Legal
10 3 (1.02%) Games
11 2 (0.68%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.34%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.34%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (33.22%) Android SDK
2 65 (22.03%) JSON
3 58 (19.66%) Web Services
4 45 (15.25%) XML
5 37 (12.54%) RESTful
6 26 (8.81%) REST
7 17 (5.76%) HTML
8 14 (4.75%) iOS SDK
9 11 (3.73%) CSS
10 10 (3.39%) SOAP
11 8 (2.71%) J2ME
12 7 (2.37%) Flash
12 7 (2.37%) OpenGL
13 5 (1.69%) Cocoa
13 5 (1.69%) .NET
14 4 (1.36%) Ajax
14 4 (1.36%) XMPP
14 4 (1.36%) HTML5
14 4 (1.36%) LINQ
15 3 (1.02%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 76 (25.76%) Mobile App
2 15 (5.08%) Blackberry
3 14 (4.75%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.73%) Streaming Media
5 10 (3.39%) Open Source
5 10 (3.39%) Social Media
6 9 (3.05%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.71%) Streaming Video
7 8 (2.71%) Animation
7 8 (2.71%) Social Network
8 7 (2.37%) iPhone
9 6 (2.03%) Cryptography
9 6 (2.03%) Mobile Payment
10 4 (1.36%) iPad
10 4 (1.36%) Video on Demand
11 3 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
12 2 (0.68%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (0.68%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 295 (100.00%) Android
2 61 (20.68%) Apple iOS
3 8 (2.71%) Linux
4 6 (2.03%) Windows
5 4 (1.36%) UNIX
6 3 (1.02%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (98.64%) Android Development
2 58 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (15.93%) TDD
4 41 (13.90%) OO
5 39 (13.22%) OOP
6 31 (10.51%) Multithreading
7 30 (10.17%) iOS Development
8 26 (8.81%) Software Engineering
9 23 (7.80%) E-Commerce
10 19 (6.44%) Scrum
11 18 (6.10%) BDD
12 17 (5.76%) Unit Testing
13 12 (4.07%) Mobile Commerce
13 12 (4.07%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (3.73%) MVC
15 10 (3.39%) Integration Testing
16 9 (3.05%) Analytics
17 8 (2.71%) Automated Testing
17 8 (2.71%) Bug Management
18 7 (2.37%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 161 (54.58%) Java
2 20 (6.78%) SQL
3 17 (5.76%) Objective-C
3 17 (5.76%) C++
4 13 (4.41%) C
5 12 (4.07%) JavaScript
6 11 (3.73%) C#
7 2 (0.68%) PHP
8 1 (0.34%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 17 (5.76%) Degree
2 3 (1.02%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.34%) Openswan
Vendors
1 70 (23.73%) Google
2 13 (4.41%) Xamarin
3 6 (2.03%) Facebook
4 4 (1.36%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.68%) Apple
5 2 (0.68%) Cisco
5 2 (0.68%) Perforce
5 2 (0.68%) Twitter
6 1 (0.34%) Sencha
6 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.34%) MobileIron
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