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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Developer
Rank 289 236 241
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 110 155 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.52% 0.71% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.77% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 111 97
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£425 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £330 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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
19643 20190 18456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.52% 92.91% 93.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13788 13644 12573
Average daily rate £446 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 323 387 425
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £19.22
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -1.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +16 30 £400 - 14
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Teddington - - - -
Android Developer
England

Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 223 (100.00%) Android
2 221 (99.10%) Android Development
3 133 (59.64%) Java
4 118 (52.91%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (34.98%) Android SDK
6 71 (31.84%) Web Services
7 68 (30.49%) Mobile App
8 65 (29.15%) Google
9 60 (26.91%) TDD
10 51 (22.87%) JSON
11 49 (21.97%) User Experience
12 47 (21.08%) OO
13 46 (20.63%) Apple iOS
14 39 (17.49%) Git (software)
15 38 (17.04%) Scrum
16 37 (16.59%) Android Studio
17 36 (16.14%) E-Commerce
18 35 (15.70%) OOP
19 30 (13.45%) XML
20 29 (13.00%) REST
21 28 (12.56%) Continuous Integration
22 25 (11.21%) RESTful
23 24 (10.76%) HTML
24 23 (10.31%) Unit Testing
25 22 (9.87%) JavaScript
25 22 (9.87%) Mobile Payment
26 21 (9.42%) CSS
27 20 (8.97%) OOD
27 20 (8.97%) Multithreading
28 19 (8.52%) BDD

Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (1.35%) Node.js
2 2 (0.90%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.24%) GitHub
2 4 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.59%) Internet
1 8 (3.59%) HTTP
2 5 (2.24%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (2.24%) RTSP
3 3 (1.35%) NFC
3 3 (1.35%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.35%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.28%) SQLite
2 9 (4.04%) NoSQL
3 8 (3.59%) MySQL
4 5 (2.24%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.45%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 39 (17.49%) Git (software)
2 37 (16.59%) Android Studio
3 15 (6.73%) Eclipse
4 13 (5.83%) JUnit
4 13 (5.83%) Maven
5 12 (5.38%) Subversion
6 11 (4.93%) Cucumber
6 11 (4.93%) Robolectric
6 11 (4.93%) TeamCity
6 11 (4.93%) Calabash
7 9 (4.04%) Gradle
8 6 (2.69%) Jenkins
9 5 (2.24%) Appium
10 4 (1.79%) IntelliJ
11 3 (1.35%) Xcode
11 3 (1.35%) NUnit
11 3 (1.35%) Ant
11 3 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.90%) Mockito
12 2 (0.90%) jMock
General
1 16 (7.17%) Finance
2 8 (3.59%) Telecoms
2 8 (3.59%) Banking
3 6 (2.69%) Retail
4 5 (2.24%) Publishing
5 4 (1.79%) Marketing
6 3 (1.35%) Law
7 2 (0.90%) Games
8 1 (0.45%) Military
8 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.45%) Legal
8 1 (0.45%) Advertising
8 1 (0.45%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (34.98%) Android SDK
2 71 (31.84%) Web Services
3 51 (22.87%) JSON
4 30 (13.45%) XML
5 29 (13.00%) REST
6 25 (11.21%) RESTful
7 24 (10.76%) HTML
8 21 (9.42%) CSS
9 15 (6.73%) iOS SDK
10 13 (5.83%) J2EE
11 10 (4.48%) SOAP
11 10 (4.48%) HTML5
12 9 (4.04%) OpenGL
13 8 (3.59%) CSS3
14 7 (3.14%) jQuery
14 7 (3.14%) J2ME
14 7 (3.14%) RoboGuice
15 5 (2.24%) RoboSpice
15 5 (2.24%) Flash
15 5 (2.24%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 68 (30.49%) Mobile App
2 49 (21.97%) User Experience
3 22 (9.87%) Mobile Payment
4 8 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.69%) Data Structures
5 6 (2.69%) Social Media
6 5 (2.24%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.24%) Streaming Video
6 5 (2.24%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.79%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.79%) Streaming Media
8 3 (1.35%) Wiki
8 3 (1.35%) Social Network
8 3 (1.35%) Spread Betting
8 3 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.90%) Over-the-Top Content
9 2 (0.90%) iPhone
9 2 (0.90%) Open Source
9 2 (0.90%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 223 (100.00%) Android
2 46 (20.63%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.69%) Linux
4 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (99.10%) Android Development
2 118 (52.91%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (26.91%) TDD
4 47 (21.08%) OO
5 38 (17.04%) Scrum
6 36 (16.14%) E-Commerce
7 35 (15.70%) OOP
8 28 (12.56%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (10.31%) Unit Testing
10 20 (8.97%) Multithreading
10 20 (8.97%) OOD
11 19 (8.52%) BDD
12 18 (8.07%) MVC
13 17 (7.62%) Kanban
13 17 (7.62%) iOS Development
14 13 (5.83%) OOA/OOD
15 9 (4.04%) Mobile Application Development
16 6 (2.69%) Software Engineering
17 5 (2.24%) Usability Testing
17 5 (2.24%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 133 (59.64%) Java
2 22 (9.87%) JavaScript
3 15 (6.73%) C++
4 10 (4.48%) Objective-C
4 10 (4.48%) C
5 7 (3.14%) C#
6 5 (2.24%) SQL
7 4 (1.79%) PHP
8 1 (0.45%) Python
8 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (2.69%) Degree
2 5 (2.24%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.35%) yum
1 3 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 65 (29.15%) Google
2 7 (3.14%) Xamarin
3 3 (1.35%) Microsoft
4 2 (0.90%) Apple
4 2 (0.90%) Facebook
5 1 (0.45%) Twitter
5 1 (0.45%) Symbian
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