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 27 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Software Development
Rank 204 228 181
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -47
Contract jobs citing Android Development 212 189 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.94% 0.83% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 1.06% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 136 198
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £500 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £53.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.23% +18.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +6.87%
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
17784 17779 17001
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.63% 78.28% 78.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12516 12755 11670
Average daily rate £450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 226 269
Average hourly rate £21.00 £21.75 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -35.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £53.50 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 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 +13 45 £425 - 19
Wimbledon - 2 £375 - 2
Canary Wharf - 1 £475 -
Android Development
England

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

1 361 (100.00%) Android
2 179 (49.58%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (48.20%) Java
4 167 (46.26%) Apple iOS
5 146 (40.44%) Mobile App
6 127 (35.18%) iOS Development
7 112 (31.02%) Android SDK
8 98 (27.15%) TDD
9 95 (26.32%) JSON
10 92 (25.48%) Mobile Development
11 89 (24.65%) User Experience
12 85 (23.55%) Web Services
13 72 (19.94%) JavaScript
14 70 (19.39%) Continuous Integration
15 69 (19.11%) Google
16 66 (18.28%) OO
17 65 (18.01%) REST
18 64 (17.73%) HTML
19 63 (17.45%) Git (software)
20 59 (16.34%) Objective-C
21 58 (16.07%) Android Studio
22 56 (15.51%) E-Commerce
23 55 (15.24%) XML
24 54 (14.96%) CSS
25 48 (13.30%) Scrum
26 46 (12.74%) HTML5
27 44 (12.19%) iOS SDK
28 34 (9.42%) Automated Testing
28 34 (9.42%) SOAP
29 32 (8.86%) Mobile Application Development

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 19 (5.26%) Node.js
2 9 (2.49%) Confluence
2 9 (2.49%) uiautomator
3 1 (0.28%) Facebook Platform
3 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.28%) IIS
3 1 (0.28%) Commerce Server
3 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.28%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.28%) Drupal
3 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.28%) MS Project
1 1 (0.28%) MS Office
1 1 (0.28%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.22%) GitHub
2 4 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.28%) PaaS
3 1 (0.28%) Heroku
3 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.05%) HTTP
1 11 (3.05%) Internet
2 5 (1.39%) Bluetooth
3 4 (1.11%) NFC
4 1 (0.28%) iBeacon
4 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.28%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (6.37%) SQLite
2 11 (3.05%) MySQL
3 9 (2.49%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.39%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.28%) DB2
7 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.28%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 63 (17.45%) Git (software)
2 58 (16.07%) Android Studio
3 24 (6.65%) Jenkins
3 24 (6.65%) Eclipse
4 21 (5.82%) Xcode
5 17 (4.71%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 15 (4.16%) Maven
7 14 (3.88%) JUnit
7 14 (3.88%) Calabash
8 12 (3.32%) Appium
8 12 (3.32%) Robolectric
9 11 (3.05%) Cucumber
10 10 (2.77%) Robotium
11 9 (2.49%) TeamCity
11 9 (2.49%) Subversion
12 7 (1.94%) Gradle
13 6 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (0.83%) JIRA
14 3 (0.83%) Ant
15 2 (0.55%) Selenium
General
1 22 (6.09%) Finance
2 13 (3.60%) Banking
3 9 (2.49%) Telecoms
3 9 (2.49%) Games
4 6 (1.66%) Retail
5 5 (1.39%) Marketing
6 4 (1.11%) Automotive
7 3 (0.83%) Publishing
8 2 (0.55%) Law
8 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.55%) Advertising
8 2 (0.55%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.55%) Electronics
9 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.28%) Legal
9 1 (0.28%) Military
9 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 338 (93.63%) Developer
2 240 (66.48%) Android Developer
3 67 (18.56%) Senior Developer
4 52 (14.40%) iOS Developer
4 52 (14.40%) Mobile Developer
5 48 (13.30%) Senior Android Developer
6 16 (4.43%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 13 (3.60%) Applications Developer
8 12 (3.32%) Front-End Developer
9 8 (2.22%) Lead Developer
9 8 (2.22%) Lead Android Developer
10 7 (1.94%) Java Developer
10 7 (1.94%) Junior
10 7 (1.94%) Junior Developer
11 6 (1.66%) Programmer
12 5 (1.39%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 5 (1.39%) Senior iOS Developer
13 4 (1.11%) Development Engineer
13 4 (1.11%) Project Manager
14 3 (0.83%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (31.02%) Android SDK
2 95 (26.32%) JSON
3 85 (23.55%) Web Services
4 65 (18.01%) REST
5 64 (17.73%) HTML
6 55 (15.24%) XML
7 54 (14.96%) CSS
8 46 (12.74%) HTML5
9 44 (12.19%) iOS SDK
10 34 (9.42%) SOAP
11 29 (8.03%) RESTful
12 21 (5.82%) CSS3
13 18 (4.99%) jQuery
13 18 (4.99%) AngularJS
14 17 (4.71%) Cocoa
15 15 (4.16%) Flash
15 15 (4.16%) .NET
16 9 (2.49%) KnockoutJS
17 8 (2.22%) J2ME
18 6 (1.66%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 146 (40.44%) Mobile App
2 89 (24.65%) User Experience
3 21 (5.82%) Mobile Payment
4 18 (4.99%) Computer Science
5 16 (4.43%) Streaming Video
6 8 (2.22%) Video on Demand
6 8 (2.22%) Social Media
6 8 (2.22%) Mathematics
6 8 (2.22%) Physics
7 7 (1.94%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.66%) iPad
8 6 (1.66%) iPhone
9 5 (1.39%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.11%) Spread Betting
10 4 (1.11%) FMCG
10 4 (1.11%) 3D Graphics
10 4 (1.11%) Cryptography
11 3 (0.83%) Streaming Media
11 3 (0.83%) Wiki
11 3 (0.83%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 361 (100.00%) Android
2 167 (46.26%) Apple iOS
3 11 (3.05%) Mac OS X
4 8 (2.22%) Windows
4 8 (2.22%) Linux
5 2 (0.55%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (49.58%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (35.18%) iOS Development
3 98 (27.15%) TDD
4 92 (25.48%) Mobile Development
5 70 (19.39%) Continuous Integration
6 66 (18.28%) OO
7 56 (15.51%) E-Commerce
8 48 (13.30%) Scrum
9 34 (9.42%) Automated Testing
10 32 (8.86%) Mobile Application Development
11 30 (8.31%) Unit Testing
12 28 (7.76%) OOP
13 25 (6.93%) BDD
14 22 (6.09%) Software Engineering
15 16 (4.43%) OOD
15 16 (4.43%) MVC
15 16 (4.43%) Kanban
16 14 (3.88%) Open Source
16 14 (3.88%) Multithreading
17 12 (3.32%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 174 (48.20%) Java
2 72 (19.94%) JavaScript
3 59 (16.34%) Objective-C
4 30 (8.31%) C++
5 24 (6.65%) C#
6 13 (3.60%) C
7 12 (3.32%) Apple Swift
8 11 (3.05%) Python
9 7 (1.94%) ActionScript
10 6 (1.66%) PHP
10 6 (1.66%) SQL
10 6 (1.66%) Ruby
10 6 (1.66%) Scala
11 3 (0.83%) GLSL
11 3 (0.83%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.55%) CoffeeScript
12 2 (0.55%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.28%) Go
13 1 (0.28%) Clojure
13 1 (0.28%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 19 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (2.22%) yum
1 8 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 69 (19.11%) Google
2 14 (3.88%) Apple
3 7 (1.94%) Facebook
3 7 (1.94%) Xamarin
4 5 (1.39%) Appcelerator
5 4 (1.11%) Twitter
6 3 (0.83%) HP
6 3 (0.83%) SaltStack
7 2 (0.55%) SAP
8 1 (0.28%) IBM
8 1 (0.28%) Adobe
8 1 (0.28%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.28%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.28%) Metastorm
8 1 (0.28%) ATG
8 1 (0.28%) StreamBase
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle
8 1 (0.28%) hybris
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