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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Software Development
Rank 248 216 183
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -33
Contract jobs citing Android Development 153 186 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.72% 0.86% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 1.09% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 130 166
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
- +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -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
16714 17075 15210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.73% 78.57% 76.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11868 11661 10681
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 236 247
Average hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £25.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £67.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 February 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 February 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 +12 32 £400 - 23
Clapham - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Teddington - - - -
Android Development
England

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 318 (100.00%) Android
2 154 (48.43%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (46.86%) Java
4 129 (40.57%) Apple iOS
5 103 (32.39%) Web Services
6 100 (31.45%) Mobile App
7 94 (29.56%) iOS Development
8 79 (24.84%) Android SDK
9 74 (23.27%) TDD
10 73 (22.96%) User Experience
11 69 (21.70%) Google
11 69 (21.70%) HTML
12 68 (21.38%) JavaScript
12 68 (21.38%) JSON
13 55 (17.30%) CSS
14 54 (16.98%) Scrum
15 51 (16.04%) OO
16 49 (15.41%) Git (software)
17 45 (14.15%) XML
17 45 (14.15%) E-Commerce
18 41 (12.89%) RESTful
19 40 (12.58%) HTML5
20 38 (11.95%) Android Studio
21 37 (11.64%) REST
22 34 (10.69%) Continuous Integration
22 34 (10.69%) OOP
23 29 (9.12%) Objective-C
24 28 (8.81%) MVC
25 26 (8.18%) BDD
26 25 (7.86%) Finance

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (2.20%) Node.js
2 5 (1.57%) CMS
3 3 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (0.63%) Joomla!
4 2 (0.63%) WordPress
5 1 (0.31%) IIS
5 1 (0.31%) Drupal
5 1 (0.31%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 4 (1.26%) Doxygen
2 2 (0.63%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.63%) Maya
2 2 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.57%) GitHub
2 4 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.31%) PaaS
4 1 (0.31%) Heroku
4 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.97%) HTTP
2 9 (2.83%) Internet
3 5 (1.57%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (1.57%) RTSP
3 5 (1.57%) HTTPS
4 4 (1.26%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.26%) VPN
5 3 (0.94%) NFC
5 3 (0.94%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.31%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.72%) SQLite
2 12 (3.77%) MySQL
3 11 (3.46%) NoSQL
4 7 (2.20%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.26%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.63%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.31%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 49 (15.41%) Git (software)
2 38 (11.95%) Android Studio
3 15 (4.72%) Subversion
4 14 (4.40%) JUnit
4 14 (4.40%) Xcode
5 13 (4.09%) Eclipse
5 13 (4.09%) Maven
6 12 (3.77%) Cucumber
7 11 (3.46%) TeamCity
7 11 (3.46%) Calabash
7 11 (3.46%) Robolectric
8 9 (2.83%) Gradle
9 7 (2.20%) Jenkins
10 6 (1.89%) NUnit
11 5 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (1.57%) Appium
12 4 (1.26%) IntelliJ
13 3 (0.94%) Visual Studio
13 3 (0.94%) Ant
13 3 (0.94%) Mockito
General
1 25 (7.86%) Finance
2 12 (3.77%) Games
3 10 (3.14%) Banking
3 10 (3.14%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.52%) Retail
5 7 (2.20%) Marketing
6 5 (1.57%) Publishing
7 4 (1.26%) Advertising
8 3 (0.94%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.94%) Law
9 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.63%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.63%) Automotive
10 1 (0.31%) Legal
10 1 (0.31%) Military
10 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.31%) Billing
10 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 291 (91.51%) Developer
2 221 (69.50%) Android Developer
3 51 (16.04%) Senior Developer
4 39 (12.26%) Senior Android Developer
5 25 (7.86%) iOS Developer
6 23 (7.23%) Mobile Developer
7 12 (3.77%) Front-End Developer
8 11 (3.46%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 10 (3.14%) Applications Developer
9 10 (3.14%) Architect
10 9 (2.83%) Lead Developer
11 7 (2.20%) Web Developer
12 6 (1.89%) Solutions Architect
13 5 (1.57%) C# Developer
13 5 (1.57%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 4 (1.26%) .NET Developer
14 4 (1.26%) Mobile Solutions Architect
14 4 (1.26%) Technical Support
14 4 (1.26%) Analyst
15 3 (0.94%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (32.39%) Web Services
2 79 (24.84%) Android SDK
3 69 (21.70%) HTML
4 68 (21.38%) JSON
5 55 (17.30%) CSS
6 45 (14.15%) XML
7 41 (12.89%) RESTful
8 40 (12.58%) HTML5
9 37 (11.64%) REST
10 20 (6.29%) iOS SDK
11 19 (5.97%) CSS3
11 19 (5.97%) jQuery
12 18 (5.66%) .NET
13 14 (4.40%) J2EE
14 13 (4.09%) SOAP
15 11 (3.46%) AngularJS
16 10 (3.14%) OpenGL
17 9 (2.83%) Ajax
18 7 (2.20%) ASP.NET
18 7 (2.20%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 100 (31.45%) Mobile App
2 73 (22.96%) User Experience
3 23 (7.23%) Mobile Payment
4 8 (2.52%) Social Media
4 8 (2.52%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.20%) Streaming Video
5 7 (2.20%) iPhone
5 7 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.26%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.26%) iPad
6 4 (1.26%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.26%) Streaming Media
7 3 (0.94%) Wiki
7 3 (0.94%) Social Network
7 3 (0.94%) Blackberry
7 3 (0.94%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.94%) 3D Graphics
7 3 (0.94%) Open Source
7 3 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 318 (100.00%) Android
2 129 (40.57%) Apple iOS
3 14 (4.40%) Windows
3 14 (4.40%) Linux
3 14 (4.40%) Mac OS X
4 3 (0.94%) UNIX
5 2 (0.63%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (48.43%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (29.56%) iOS Development
3 74 (23.27%) TDD
4 54 (16.98%) Scrum
5 51 (16.04%) OO
6 45 (14.15%) E-Commerce
7 34 (10.69%) OOP
7 34 (10.69%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (8.81%) MVC
9 26 (8.18%) BDD
10 23 (7.23%) Unit Testing
11 22 (6.92%) OOD
12 21 (6.60%) Mobile Application Development
13 20 (6.29%) Multithreading
14 19 (5.97%) Kanban
15 16 (5.03%) OOA/OOD
16 13 (4.09%) Software Engineering
17 11 (3.46%) Automated Testing
17 11 (3.46%) Waterfall
18 8 (2.52%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 149 (46.86%) Java
2 68 (21.38%) JavaScript
3 29 (9.12%) Objective-C
4 19 (5.97%) C++
5 18 (5.66%) C
5 18 (5.66%) C#
6 13 (4.09%) PHP
6 13 (4.09%) SQL
7 7 (2.20%) Ruby
8 6 (1.89%) Python
9 3 (0.94%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.63%) ActionScript
10 2 (0.63%) Lua
10 2 (0.63%) Scala
10 2 (0.63%) ActionScript 3.0
10 2 (0.63%) ActionScript 2.0
10 2 (0.63%) GLSL
10 2 (0.63%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.31%) PHP5
11 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (4.72%) Degree
2 7 (2.20%) VCP4
3 2 (0.63%) Siebel Certification
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.31%) CBAP
4 1 (0.31%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.97%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.94%) yum
1 3 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 69 (21.70%) Google
2 8 (2.52%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.20%) Xamarin
4 4 (1.26%) Facebook
4 4 (1.26%) Oracle
5 3 (0.94%) Apple
5 3 (0.94%) TIBCO
5 3 (0.94%) Twitter
5 3 (0.94%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.63%) Zend
6 2 (0.63%) Siebel
7 1 (0.31%) Symbian
7 1 (0.31%) Adobe
7 1 (0.31%) Metastorm
7 1 (0.31%) StreamBase
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