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 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Developer
Rank 267 273 243
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -30
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 137 146 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.61% 0.62% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.67% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 104 141
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
-64.28% -
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
20827 21696 20372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.08% 92.87% 92.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 14407 15275 13736
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 384 387 454
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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 +21 34 £419 -1.47% 13
Wimbledon - 1 - - 1
Android Developer
England

Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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.

1 247 (100.00%) Android
2 246 (99.60%) Android Development
3 138 (55.87%) Java
4 128 (51.82%) Agile Software Development
5 91 (36.84%) Mobile App
6 88 (35.63%) Android SDK
7 79 (31.98%) TDD
8 75 (30.36%) User Experience
9 73 (29.55%) JSON
10 69 (27.94%) Apple iOS
11 63 (25.51%) Google
12 58 (23.48%) Continuous Integration
13 54 (21.86%) Web Services
14 51 (20.65%) OO
15 49 (19.84%) Android Studio
16 48 (19.43%) Git (software)
17 47 (19.03%) REST
18 46 (18.62%) Mobile Development
19 44 (17.81%) E-Commerce
20 39 (15.79%) XML
21 37 (14.98%) iOS Development
22 35 (14.17%) Scrum
23 28 (11.34%) OOP
24 27 (10.93%) HTML
25 26 (10.53%) Unit Testing
26 25 (10.12%) JavaScript
26 25 (10.12%) Eclipse
27 24 (9.72%) CSS
28 23 (9.31%) SOAP
29 22 (8.91%) Automated Testing

Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 10 (4.05%) Node.js
2 7 (2.83%) Confluence
3 5 (2.02%) uiautomator
4 1 (0.40%) Facebook Platform
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.45%) Internet
2 6 (2.43%) HTTP
3 5 (2.02%) Bluetooth
4 4 (1.62%) NFC
5 1 (0.40%) iBeacon
5 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.50%) SQLite
2 5 (2.02%) MySQL
3 3 (1.21%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.40%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 49 (19.84%) Android Studio
2 48 (19.43%) Git (software)
3 25 (10.12%) Eclipse
4 21 (8.50%) Jenkins
5 15 (6.07%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 14 (5.67%) Calabash
7 13 (5.26%) Maven
8 12 (4.86%) JUnit
9 11 (4.45%) Appium
10 10 (4.05%) Cucumber
11 9 (3.64%) Robolectric
11 9 (3.64%) TeamCity
12 8 (3.24%) Xcode
13 7 (2.83%) Robotium
13 7 (2.83%) Gradle
14 6 (2.43%) Subversion
15 3 (1.21%) Ant
16 2 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
17 1 (0.40%) MonkeyTalk
17 1 (0.40%) IntelliJ
General
1 13 (5.26%) Finance
2 11 (4.45%) Banking
3 6 (2.43%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.02%) Retail
5 3 (1.21%) Publishing
5 3 (1.21%) Marketing
6 2 (0.81%) Law
6 2 (0.81%) Electronics
7 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.40%) Legal
7 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.40%) Advertising
7 1 (0.40%) Games
7 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.40%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (35.63%) Android SDK
2 73 (29.55%) JSON
3 54 (21.86%) Web Services
4 47 (19.03%) REST
5 39 (15.79%) XML
6 27 (10.93%) HTML
7 24 (9.72%) CSS
8 23 (9.31%) SOAP
9 22 (8.91%) iOS SDK
10 20 (8.10%) HTML5
11 18 (7.29%) RESTful
12 12 (4.86%) CSS3
13 11 (4.45%) jQuery
14 10 (4.05%) AngularJS
15 9 (3.64%) KnockoutJS
16 8 (3.24%) J2ME
17 6 (2.43%) Flash
18 4 (1.62%) Cocoa
18 4 (1.62%) Spring
18 4 (1.62%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 91 (36.84%) Mobile App
2 75 (30.36%) User Experience
3 20 (8.10%) Mobile Payment
4 10 (4.05%) Streaming Video
5 7 (2.83%) Social Media
6 6 (2.43%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.43%) Data Structures
6 6 (2.43%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.02%) FMCG
8 4 (1.62%) Spread Betting
8 4 (1.62%) Social Network
8 4 (1.62%) Video on Demand
9 3 (1.21%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.21%) Streaming Media
9 3 (1.21%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.21%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.21%) Physics
9 3 (1.21%) Wiki
10 2 (0.81%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.81%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 247 (100.00%) Android
2 69 (27.94%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.62%) Linux
4 3 (1.21%) Windows
5 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (99.60%) Android Development
2 128 (51.82%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (31.98%) TDD
4 58 (23.48%) Continuous Integration
5 51 (20.65%) OO
6 46 (18.62%) Mobile Development
7 44 (17.81%) E-Commerce
8 37 (14.98%) iOS Development
9 35 (14.17%) Scrum
10 28 (11.34%) OOP
11 26 (10.53%) Unit Testing
12 22 (8.91%) Automated Testing
13 17 (6.88%) OOD
14 15 (6.07%) BDD
15 13 (5.26%) Kanban
16 12 (4.86%) Usability Testing
16 12 (4.86%) Multithreading
17 11 (4.45%) MVC
17 11 (4.45%) Software Engineering
18 10 (4.05%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 138 (55.87%) Java
2 25 (10.12%) JavaScript
3 21 (8.50%) Objective-C
4 11 (4.45%) C++
5 5 (2.02%) Apple Swift
6 4 (1.62%) C
6 4 (1.62%) Python
7 3 (1.21%) Scala
8 2 (0.81%) PHP
8 2 (0.81%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (0.40%) SQL
9 1 (0.40%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.40%) C#
9 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (3.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.02%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (3.64%) yum
2 3 (1.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 63 (25.51%) Google
2 5 (2.02%) Facebook
3 4 (1.62%) Appcelerator
4 3 (1.21%) Twitter
4 3 (1.21%) Xamarin
4 3 (1.21%) SaltStack
4 3 (1.21%) HP
5 2 (0.81%) Apple
5 2 (0.81%) SAP
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