The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Developer
Rank 244 196 311
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +115
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 173 258 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.73% 1.06% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 1.15% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 215 66
Average daily rate
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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 £325 £325 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £318 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.23% +5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 8
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £57.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -39.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21896 22402 24433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.73% 92.40% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 15020 15258 15837
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 401 470 647
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Android Developer
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -19 24 £375 - 6
Hammersmith - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Android Developer
England

Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 301 (100.00%) Android
2 297 (98.67%) Android Development
3 172 (57.14%) Java
4 110 (36.54%) Android SDK
5 85 (28.24%) Mobile App
5 85 (28.24%) JSON
6 76 (25.25%) Google
7 62 (20.60%) Agile Software Development
8 56 (18.60%) Web Services
9 52 (17.28%) XML
10 47 (15.61%) Apple iOS
11 40 (13.29%) Git (software)
12 39 (12.96%) OOP
13 38 (12.62%) TDD
13 38 (12.62%) RESTful
14 32 (10.63%) OO
15 31 (10.30%) Multithreading
16 29 (9.63%) Software Engineering
17 26 (8.64%) iOS Development
17 26 (8.64%) REST
18 25 (8.31%) Eclipse
18 25 (8.31%) SQLite
19 22 (7.31%) Subversion
20 21 (6.98%) SQL
21 20 (6.64%) Finance
22 19 (6.31%) Scrum
22 19 (6.31%) Unit Testing
23 17 (5.65%) Objective-C
23 17 (5.65%) C#
23 17 (5.65%) C++

Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 8 (2.66%) CMS
2 1 (0.33%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 8 (2.66%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.33%) Google App Engine
1 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.32%) NFC
2 12 (3.99%) Bluetooth
3 10 (3.32%) HTTP
4 8 (2.66%) TCP/IP
5 7 (2.33%) RTSP
6 4 (1.33%) Internet
7 3 (1.00%) VPN
8 2 (0.66%) VoIP
9 1 (0.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.31%) SQLite
2 3 (1.00%) MySQL
3 1 (0.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 40 (13.29%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.31%) Eclipse
3 22 (7.31%) Subversion
4 12 (3.99%) JIRA
5 11 (3.65%) Bitbucket
6 10 (3.32%) Gradle
7 7 (2.33%) Xcode
8 5 (1.66%) Maven
9 4 (1.33%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.00%) Ant
10 3 (1.00%) JUnit
10 3 (1.00%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.66%) NUnit
11 2 (0.66%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 2 (0.66%) Ranorex
11 2 (0.66%) Android Studio
12 1 (0.33%) Robotium
12 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.33%) IntelliJ
General
1 20 (6.64%) Finance
2 13 (4.32%) Banking
3 12 (3.99%) Publishing
4 11 (3.65%) Marketing
5 10 (3.32%) Retail
6 9 (2.99%) Advertising
7 6 (1.99%) Legal
8 4 (1.33%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.33%) French Language
8 4 (1.33%) German Language
9 3 (1.00%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.66%) Games
11 1 (0.33%) Automotive
11 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.33%) Electronics
11 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.33%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (36.54%) Android SDK
2 85 (28.24%) JSON
3 56 (18.60%) Web Services
4 52 (17.28%) XML
5 38 (12.62%) RESTful
6 26 (8.64%) REST
7 13 (4.32%) SOAP
8 12 (3.99%) .NET
9 11 (3.65%) HTML
10 10 (3.32%) iOS SDK
11 9 (2.99%) J2ME
12 7 (2.33%) Flash
13 6 (1.99%) OpenGL
13 6 (1.99%) CSS
13 6 (1.99%) HTML5
14 4 (1.33%) Android NDK
14 4 (1.33%) CSS3
15 3 (1.00%) Ruby on Rails
15 3 (1.00%) UIKit
15 3 (1.00%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 85 (28.24%) Mobile App
2 16 (5.32%) Social Network
3 15 (4.98%) Blackberry
3 15 (4.98%) Social Media
4 12 (3.99%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.99%) Client/Server
5 11 (3.65%) Open Source
6 10 (3.32%) Streaming Media
7 8 (2.66%) Animation
7 8 (2.66%) iPhone
7 8 (2.66%) Streaming Video
8 7 (2.33%) Cryptography
9 6 (1.99%) Mobile Payment
10 5 (1.66%) iPad
11 4 (1.33%) Mobile Banking
12 3 (1.00%) Digital Media
12 3 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (1.00%) Streaming Music
13 2 (0.66%) Video on Demand
14 1 (0.33%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 301 (100.00%) Android
2 47 (15.61%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.66%) Windows
4 4 (1.33%) Linux
4 4 (1.33%) UNIX
5 3 (1.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (98.67%) Android Development
2 62 (20.60%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (12.96%) OOP
4 38 (12.62%) TDD
5 32 (10.63%) OO
6 31 (10.30%) Multithreading
7 29 (9.63%) Software Engineering
8 26 (8.64%) iOS Development
9 19 (6.31%) Scrum
9 19 (6.31%) Unit Testing
10 14 (4.65%) BDD
11 13 (4.32%) E-Commerce
12 12 (3.99%) Mobile Commerce
12 12 (3.99%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (2.66%) Analytics
13 8 (2.66%) Bug Management
13 8 (2.66%) Automated Testing
13 8 (2.66%) Performance Testing
13 8 (2.66%) Time Management
13 8 (2.66%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 172 (57.14%) Java
2 21 (6.98%) SQL
3 17 (5.65%) Objective-C
3 17 (5.65%) C#
3 17 (5.65%) C++
4 12 (3.99%) C
5 9 (2.99%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.33%) Ruby
7 1 (0.33%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (4.65%) Degree
2 2 (0.66%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.32%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.33%) Openswan
Vendors
1 76 (25.25%) Google
2 13 (4.32%) Facebook
3 11 (3.65%) Xamarin
4 5 (1.66%) Twitter
5 2 (0.66%) Cisco
5 2 (0.66%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.66%) Apple
6 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.33%) Sencha
6 1 (0.33%) MobileIron
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