The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Software Development
Rank 229 148 215
Rank change year-on-year
-81 +67
Contract jobs citing Android Development 196 387 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.80% 1.54% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 1.99% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 303 157
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 32
Average hourly rate £53.50 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.85% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.47% +13.33%
Android Development
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18984 19436 19917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.68% 77.45% 75.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13364 13584 13450
Average daily rate £450 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 242 370
Average hourly rate £21.62 £22.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% -32.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.50 £48.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 16 September 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
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 16 September 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 -31 31 £375 -0.66% 14
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £444 -
Croydon - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Upminster - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Brentford - - - - 1
Android Development
England

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 414 (100.00%) Android
2 200 (48.31%) Java
3 155 (37.44%) Apple iOS
4 152 (36.71%) Agile Software Development
5 116 (28.02%) iOS Development
6 112 (27.05%) Android SDK
7 109 (26.33%) Mobile App
8 100 (24.15%) Web Services
9 91 (21.98%) JSON
10 80 (19.32%) Google
11 78 (18.84%) XML
12 72 (17.39%) HTML
13 67 (16.18%) TDD
14 64 (15.46%) User Experience
15 60 (14.49%) JavaScript
15 60 (14.49%) OO
16 57 (13.77%) OOP
16 57 (13.77%) Git (software)
16 57 (13.77%) RESTful
17 49 (11.84%) Objective-C
18 46 (11.11%) CSS
19 36 (8.70%) MVC
19 36 (8.70%) Software Engineering
20 35 (8.45%) Scrum
21 34 (8.21%) E-Commerce
21 34 (8.21%) Subversion
21 34 (8.21%) Multithreading
22 33 (7.97%) REST
23 31 (7.49%) HTML5
23 31 (7.49%) Xcode

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 16 (3.86%) CMS
2 2 (0.48%) IIS
2 2 (0.48%) Umbraco
2 2 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.24%) Lightstreamer
3 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.24%) WordPress
3 1 (0.24%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.24%) GlassFish
3 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (2.17%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.24%) Maya
2 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (2.17%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.24%) SaaS
3 1 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.24%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.00%) HTTP
2 15 (3.62%) VPN
3 13 (3.14%) NFC
4 11 (2.66%) Bluetooth
5 9 (2.17%) HTTPS
5 9 (2.17%) Internet
6 8 (1.93%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.93%) RTSP
7 5 (1.21%) VoIP
8 4 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.24%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.86%) MySQL
2 14 (3.38%) SQLite
3 7 (1.69%) Relational Database
4 4 (0.97%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.48%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 57 (13.77%) Git (software)
2 34 (8.21%) Subversion
3 31 (7.49%) Xcode
4 24 (5.80%) Eclipse
5 13 (3.14%) JIRA
6 12 (2.90%) Gradle
7 10 (2.42%) Bitbucket
8 7 (1.69%) NUnit
9 5 (1.21%) Visual Studio
9 5 (1.21%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 5 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.97%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.72%) JUnit
12 2 (0.48%) Ant
12 2 (0.48%) Android Studio
13 1 (0.24%) Calabash
13 1 (0.24%) IntelliJ
13 1 (0.24%) Maven
13 1 (0.24%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.24%) Robotium
General
1 29 (7.00%) Finance
2 21 (5.07%) Marketing
3 20 (4.83%) Publishing
4 12 (2.90%) Retail
5 11 (2.66%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.66%) Banking
6 8 (1.93%) Advertising
7 6 (1.45%) Legal
8 5 (1.21%) French Language
8 5 (1.21%) German Language
9 4 (0.97%) Games
10 2 (0.48%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.48%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.48%) Electronics
11 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.24%) Automotive
11 1 (0.24%) Law
11 1 (0.24%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 389 (93.96%) Developer
2 312 (75.36%) Android Developer
3 51 (12.32%) iOS Developer
4 36 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 32 (7.73%) Mobile Developer
6 27 (6.52%) Lead Developer
7 24 (5.80%) Senior Android Developer
8 10 (2.42%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 9 (2.17%) Applications Developer
10 7 (1.69%) Architect
10 7 (1.69%) PHP Developer
11 6 (1.45%) Java Developer
11 6 (1.45%) Web Developer
11 6 (1.45%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (1.21%) Senior iOS Developer
12 5 (1.21%) Xamarin Developer
13 4 (0.97%) iPhone Developer
13 4 (0.97%) Analyst
13 4 (0.97%) Business Analyst
14 3 (0.72%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (27.05%) Android SDK
2 100 (24.15%) Web Services
3 91 (21.98%) JSON
4 78 (18.84%) XML
5 72 (17.39%) HTML
6 57 (13.77%) RESTful
7 46 (11.11%) CSS
8 33 (7.97%) REST
9 31 (7.49%) HTML5
10 25 (6.04%) iOS SDK
11 21 (5.07%) SOAP
12 12 (2.90%) .NET
12 12 (2.90%) OpenGL
13 10 (2.42%) jQuery
14 9 (2.17%) J2EE
14 9 (2.17%) Flash
15 8 (1.93%) Ajax
16 7 (1.69%) XMPP
16 7 (1.69%) Cocoa
16 7 (1.69%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 109 (26.33%) Mobile App
2 64 (15.46%) User Experience
3 27 (6.52%) iPhone
4 25 (6.04%) Computer Science
5 24 (5.80%) Blackberry
6 16 (3.86%) Open Source
6 16 (3.86%) iPad
7 12 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (2.90%) Social Media
8 11 (2.66%) Streaming Media
9 10 (2.42%) Mobile Payment
10 8 (1.93%) Animation
10 8 (1.93%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.93%) Streaming Video
10 8 (1.93%) Digital Media
11 7 (1.69%) Social Network
11 7 (1.69%) Cryptography
12 6 (1.45%) Video on Demand
13 5 (1.21%) Smartphone
13 5 (1.21%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 414 (100.00%) Android
2 155 (37.44%) Apple iOS
3 16 (3.86%) Windows
4 14 (3.38%) Linux
5 4 (0.97%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.97%) UNIX
6 3 (0.72%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (36.71%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (28.02%) iOS Development
3 67 (16.18%) TDD
4 60 (14.49%) OO
5 57 (13.77%) OOP
6 36 (8.70%) Software Engineering
6 36 (8.70%) MVC
7 35 (8.45%) Scrum
8 34 (8.21%) E-Commerce
8 34 (8.21%) Multithreading
9 23 (5.56%) BDD
10 20 (4.83%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (4.59%) Mentoring
12 18 (4.35%) Unit Testing
13 17 (4.11%) Mobile Application Development
14 16 (3.86%) Web Development
15 12 (2.90%) Mobile Commerce
15 12 (2.90%) User Stories
16 11 (2.66%) Integration Testing
17 9 (2.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 200 (48.31%) Java
2 60 (14.49%) JavaScript
3 49 (11.84%) Objective-C
4 31 (7.49%) C++
5 29 (7.00%) SQL
6 17 (4.11%) C
7 16 (3.86%) C#
7 16 (3.86%) PHP
8 7 (1.69%) PHP5
9 2 (0.48%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.24%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.24%) Python
10 1 (0.24%) Groovy
10 1 (0.24%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.24%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (0.24%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (0.24%) Ruby
10 1 (0.24%) Lua
Qualifications
1 31 (7.49%) Degree
2 4 (0.97%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.48%) CBAP
3 2 (0.48%) ISEB
4 1 (0.24%) Siebel Certification
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.24%) Varnish
1 1 (0.24%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 3 (0.72%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 80 (19.32%) Google
2 14 (3.38%) Xamarin
3 11 (2.66%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.21%) Apple
4 5 (1.21%) Facebook
5 4 (0.97%) Perforce
6 2 (0.48%) Cisco
6 2 (0.48%) Twitter
6 2 (0.48%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.48%) Ektron
6 2 (0.48%) TIBCO
6 2 (0.48%) Metastorm
6 2 (0.48%) Oracle
6 2 (0.48%) StreamBase
6 2 (0.48%) Appcelerator
7 1 (0.24%) MobileIron
7 1 (0.24%) Siebel
7 1 (0.24%) Symbian
7 1 (0.24%) Motorola
7 1 (0.24%) Salesforce.com
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