The first table below looks at the demand for Android Development skills 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 Development 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category 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 Software Development
Rank 206 142 255
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +113
Contract jobs citing Android Development 225 373 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.95% 1.54% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 2.01% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 292 91
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £469 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 32
Average hourly rate £53.50 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.90 £35.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.30 £35.00 £59.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-40.90% -5.71%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18167 18542 19451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.94% 76.48% 73.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12695 12898 12907
Average daily rate £443 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 260 374
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Android Development
England

Android Development
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android Development across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Android Development Jobs Demand Trend in London

Android Development
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Android Development across the London region.

Android Development Daily Rate Trend in London

Android Development
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android Development across the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Android Development Daily Rate Histogram in London

Android Development
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Android Development across the London region.

Android Development Hourly Rate Trend in London

Android Development
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android Development across the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Android Development Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Android Development
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 Development 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -32 33 £400 +13.39% 13
Croydon - 1 - -
Wembley - 1 £325 -
Hammersmith - 1 £433 -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 3
Canary Wharf - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Android Development
England

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Android Development also 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 that cited Android Development.

1 396 (100.00%) Android
2 200 (50.51%) Java
3 126 (31.82%) Apple iOS
4 116 (29.29%) Android SDK
5 110 (27.78%) Mobile App
6 109 (27.53%) iOS Development
7 101 (25.51%) JSON
8 86 (21.72%) Agile Software Development
9 85 (21.46%) Web Services
10 78 (19.70%) Google
11 71 (17.93%) XML
12 59 (14.90%) HTML
13 55 (13.89%) JavaScript
14 51 (12.88%) OOP
14 51 (12.88%) RESTful
15 50 (12.63%) TDD
16 47 (11.87%) Software Engineering
17 45 (11.36%) OO
18 43 (10.86%) Objective-C
19 41 (10.35%) Git (software)
20 39 (9.85%) CSS
21 37 (9.34%) HTML5
22 36 (9.09%) REST
23 32 (8.08%) Scrum
24 31 (7.83%) Multithreading
25 30 (7.58%) Finance
26 28 (7.07%) Eclipse
27 27 (6.82%) HTTP
27 27 (6.82%) C++
27 27 (6.82%) Xcode

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Android Development also 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 that cited Android Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (3.03%) CMS
2 6 (1.52%) Node.js
3 2 (0.51%) IIS
3 2 (0.51%) Umbraco
3 2 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.25%) WordPress
4 1 (0.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (1.26%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 8 (2.02%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.51%) SaaS
2 1 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.25%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.82%) HTTP
2 13 (3.28%) NFC
3 12 (3.03%) Bluetooth
4 11 (2.78%) VPN
4 11 (2.78%) Internet
5 8 (2.02%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.77%) RTSP
7 6 (1.52%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.51%) VoIP
9 1 (0.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.31%) SQLite
2 8 (2.02%) MySQL
3 5 (1.26%) MongoDB
4 3 (0.76%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.25%) MS Access
6 1 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.25%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 41 (10.35%) Git (software)
2 28 (7.07%) Eclipse
3 27 (6.82%) Xcode
4 20 (5.05%) Subversion
5 12 (3.03%) JIRA
6 11 (2.78%) Bitbucket
7 10 (2.53%) Gradle
8 8 (2.02%) PhoneGap
9 5 (1.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 5 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.26%) Maven
9 5 (1.26%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.01%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.76%) Ant
11 3 (0.76%) JUnit
12 2 (0.51%) NUnit
12 2 (0.51%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.51%) Grunt
12 2 (0.51%) Yeoman
12 2 (0.51%) Android Studio
General
1 30 (7.58%) Finance
2 15 (3.79%) Marketing
3 14 (3.54%) Publishing
3 14 (3.54%) Banking
4 10 (2.53%) Retail
5 9 (2.27%) Legal
5 9 (2.27%) Advertising
6 5 (1.26%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.01%) French Language
7 4 (1.01%) German Language
8 3 (0.76%) Games
8 3 (0.76%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.51%) Electronics
10 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.25%) Automotive
10 1 (0.25%) Law
10 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.25%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 371 (93.69%) Developer
2 297 (75.00%) Android Developer
3 43 (10.86%) iOS Developer
4 38 (9.60%) Senior Developer
5 31 (7.83%) Lead Developer
6 29 (7.32%) Mobile Developer
7 28 (7.07%) Senior Android Developer
8 9 (2.27%) Web Developer
9 8 (2.02%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (1.52%) Architect
10 6 (1.52%) Applications Developer
11 5 (1.26%) Java Developer
11 5 (1.26%) PHP Developer
11 5 (1.26%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (1.26%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 4 (1.01%) iPhone Developer
12 4 (1.01%) Senior iOS Developer
12 4 (1.01%) Software Engineer
13 3 (0.76%) Junior
13 3 (0.76%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (29.29%) Android SDK
2 101 (25.51%) JSON
3 85 (21.46%) Web Services
4 71 (17.93%) XML
5 59 (14.90%) HTML
6 51 (12.88%) RESTful
7 39 (9.85%) CSS
8 37 (9.34%) HTML5
9 36 (9.09%) REST
10 22 (5.56%) SOAP
11 18 (4.55%) .NET
12 15 (3.79%) iOS SDK
13 12 (3.03%) CSS3
13 12 (3.03%) AngularJS
14 10 (2.53%) Sass
14 10 (2.53%) LESS
15 9 (2.27%) J2ME
15 9 (2.27%) OpenGL
15 9 (2.27%) jQuery
16 8 (2.02%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 110 (27.78%) Mobile App
2 26 (6.57%) iPhone
3 23 (5.81%) Social Media
3 23 (5.81%) Blackberry
3 23 (5.81%) Computer Science
4 19 (4.80%) Open Source
5 16 (4.04%) Social Network
6 15 (3.79%) iPad
7 12 (3.03%) Client/Server
8 11 (2.78%) Mobile Payment
9 10 (2.53%) Streaming Media
10 9 (2.27%) Digital Media
11 8 (2.02%) Animation
11 8 (2.02%) Streaming Video
12 7 (1.77%) Cryptography
13 4 (1.01%) Mobile Banking
14 3 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
14 3 (0.76%) Smartphone
14 3 (0.76%) Streaming Music
14 3 (0.76%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 396 (100.00%) Android
2 126 (31.82%) Apple iOS
3 13 (3.28%) Windows
4 8 (2.02%) Linux
5 4 (1.01%) UNIX
5 4 (1.01%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.76%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.51%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (27.53%) iOS Development
2 86 (21.72%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (12.88%) OOP
4 50 (12.63%) TDD
5 47 (11.87%) Software Engineering
6 45 (11.36%) OO
7 32 (8.08%) Scrum
8 31 (7.83%) Multithreading
9 26 (6.57%) MVC
10 20 (5.05%) Unit Testing
11 18 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (4.55%) BDD
12 17 (4.29%) Web Development
13 16 (4.04%) E-Commerce
14 14 (3.54%) Mobile Application Development
15 12 (3.03%) Mobile Commerce
15 12 (3.03%) Automated Testing
16 10 (2.53%) Analytics
16 10 (2.53%) User Stories
16 10 (2.53%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 200 (50.51%) Java
2 55 (13.89%) JavaScript
3 43 (10.86%) Objective-C
4 27 (6.82%) C++
5 24 (6.06%) SQL
6 21 (5.30%) C#
7 17 (4.29%) C
8 11 (2.78%) PHP
9 5 (1.26%) Ruby
9 5 (1.26%) PHP5
10 3 (0.76%) Python
10 3 (0.76%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.25%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.25%) VBA
11 1 (0.25%) Groovy
11 1 (0.25%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.25%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (0.25%) Golang
Qualifications
1 24 (6.06%) Degree
2 3 (0.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.25%) CBAP
3 1 (0.25%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.04%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.25%) Varnish
1 1 (0.25%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 3 (0.76%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 78 (19.70%) Google
2 15 (3.79%) Facebook
3 9 (2.27%) Xamarin
4 7 (1.77%) Twitter
5 6 (1.52%) Microsoft
5 6 (1.52%) Apple
6 2 (0.51%) TIBCO
6 2 (0.51%) Metastorm
6 2 (0.51%) Perforce
6 2 (0.51%) StreamBase
6 2 (0.51%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.51%) Ektron
6 2 (0.51%) Cisco
6 2 (0.51%) Appcelerator
7 1 (0.25%) Sencha
7 1 (0.25%) MobileIron
7 1 (0.25%) Zend
7 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.25%) Adobe
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £325 - £390 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston upon Thames
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day - dependent on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
OHO Group
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago