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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Developer
Rank 284 288 248
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -40
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 125 127 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.56% 0.54% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.58% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 85 122
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
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
20567 21903 20424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.35% 92.65% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14117 15218 13827
Average daily rate £450 £425 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 366 381 411
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.51 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +30 35 £419 +1.51% 11
Android Developer
England

Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 231 (100.00%) Android
2 230 (99.57%) Android Development
3 137 (59.31%) Java
4 127 (54.98%) Agile Software Development
5 83 (35.93%) Mobile App
6 79 (34.20%) Android SDK
6 79 (34.20%) TDD
7 70 (30.30%) User Experience
8 65 (28.14%) JSON
9 59 (25.54%) Google
10 56 (24.24%) Apple iOS
11 55 (23.81%) Web Services
12 53 (22.94%) Continuous Integration
13 50 (21.65%) E-Commerce
13 50 (21.65%) Android Studio
14 47 (20.35%) OO
15 46 (19.91%) Git (software)
16 37 (16.02%) Scrum
16 37 (16.02%) REST
16 37 (16.02%) Mobile Development
17 36 (15.58%) XML
18 33 (14.29%) OOP
19 31 (13.42%) iOS Development
20 29 (12.55%) Unit Testing
21 26 (11.26%) JavaScript
21 26 (11.26%) Eclipse
22 24 (10.39%) HTML
22 24 (10.39%) Mobile Payment
23 21 (9.09%) CSS
24 20 (8.66%) Objective-C

Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (3.46%) Node.js
2 5 (2.16%) uiautomator
2 5 (2.16%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.60%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.33%) Internet
2 5 (2.16%) Bluetooth
2 5 (2.16%) HTTP
3 3 (1.30%) NFC
4 1 (0.43%) iBeacon
4 1 (0.43%) RTSP
4 1 (0.43%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.23%) SQLite
2 5 (2.16%) MySQL
3 4 (1.73%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.43%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 50 (21.65%) Android Studio
2 46 (19.91%) Git (software)
3 26 (11.26%) Eclipse
4 16 (6.93%) Maven
4 16 (6.93%) Calabash
5 15 (6.49%) JUnit
6 13 (5.63%) Cucumber
6 13 (5.63%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 12 (5.19%) Jenkins
7 12 (5.19%) Robolectric
7 12 (5.19%) TeamCity
8 10 (4.33%) Appium
9 9 (3.90%) Xcode
10 8 (3.46%) Gradle
11 7 (3.03%) Robotium
12 6 (2.60%) Subversion
13 3 (1.30%) IntelliJ
13 3 (1.30%) Ant
14 2 (0.87%) jMock
14 2 (0.87%) Mockito
General
1 13 (5.63%) Finance
2 7 (3.03%) Banking
3 5 (2.16%) Retail
4 4 (1.73%) Law
5 3 (1.30%) Marketing
6 2 (0.87%) Advertising
6 2 (0.87%) Publishing
7 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.43%) Billing
7 1 (0.43%) Military
7 1 (0.43%) Games
7 1 (0.43%) Legal
7 1 (0.43%) Electronics
7 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (34.20%) Android SDK
2 65 (28.14%) JSON
3 55 (23.81%) Web Services
4 37 (16.02%) REST
5 36 (15.58%) XML
6 24 (10.39%) HTML
7 21 (9.09%) CSS
8 19 (8.23%) SOAP
8 19 (8.23%) RESTful
9 18 (7.79%) HTML5
9 18 (7.79%) iOS SDK
10 12 (5.19%) CSS3
10 12 (5.19%) jQuery
11 10 (4.33%) AngularJS
12 9 (3.90%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (3.90%) J2ME
13 5 (2.16%) Cocoa
13 5 (2.16%) J2EE
14 3 (1.30%) Cocoa Touch
14 3 (1.30%) RoboGuice
Miscellaneous
1 83 (35.93%) Mobile App
2 70 (30.30%) User Experience
3 24 (10.39%) Mobile Payment
4 9 (3.90%) Open Source
5 7 (3.03%) Streaming Video
5 7 (3.03%) Social Media
6 6 (2.60%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.16%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.16%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.73%) Spread Betting
9 3 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.30%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.30%) Physics
9 3 (1.30%) Wiki
9 3 (1.30%) Social Network
9 3 (1.30%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.87%) Streaming Media
10 2 (0.87%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.87%) iPad
10 2 (0.87%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 231 (100.00%) Android
2 56 (24.24%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.43%) Linux
3 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (99.57%) Android Development
2 127 (54.98%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (34.20%) TDD
4 53 (22.94%) Continuous Integration
5 50 (21.65%) E-Commerce
6 47 (20.35%) OO
7 37 (16.02%) Scrum
7 37 (16.02%) Mobile Development
8 33 (14.29%) OOP
9 31 (13.42%) iOS Development
10 29 (12.55%) Unit Testing
11 19 (8.23%) Automated Testing
12 18 (7.79%) OOD
13 17 (7.36%) BDD
13 17 (7.36%) Kanban
14 16 (6.93%) MVC
15 14 (6.06%) OOA/OOD
15 14 (6.06%) Multithreading
16 11 (4.76%) Usability Testing
17 9 (3.90%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 137 (59.31%) Java
2 26 (11.26%) JavaScript
3 20 (8.66%) Objective-C
4 12 (5.19%) C++
5 6 (2.60%) Apple Swift
6 4 (1.73%) C
6 4 (1.73%) C#
7 2 (0.87%) PHP
7 2 (0.87%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.43%) SQL
8 1 (0.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (1.73%) yum
1 4 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 59 (25.54%) Google
2 4 (1.73%) Appcelerator
2 4 (1.73%) Facebook
3 3 (1.30%) Twitter
3 3 (1.30%) Xamarin
4 2 (0.87%) Apple
5 1 (0.43%) SAP
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