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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Software Development
Rank 236 250 203
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -47
Contract jobs citing Android Development 184 169 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.83% 0.71% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.92% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 116 172
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 £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -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
17438 18453 16994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.30% 78.06% 77.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 12215 13061 11828
Average daily rate £450 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 225 224
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +26 40 £425 +2.96% 23
Canary Wharf - 1 £475 -
Android Development
England

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 343 (100.00%) Android
2 173 (50.44%) Agile Software Development
3 168 (48.98%) Java
4 149 (43.44%) Apple iOS
5 132 (38.48%) Mobile App
6 117 (34.11%) iOS Development
7 96 (27.99%) TDD
8 94 (27.41%) Android SDK
9 89 (25.95%) User Experience
10 84 (24.49%) Mobile Development
10 84 (24.49%) Web Services
11 82 (23.91%) JSON
12 71 (20.70%) JavaScript
13 64 (18.66%) Google
13 64 (18.66%) HTML
14 63 (18.37%) OO
15 61 (17.78%) E-Commerce
15 61 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
16 58 (16.91%) Git (software)
17 56 (16.33%) Android Studio
18 52 (15.16%) CSS
19 50 (14.58%) Scrum
20 48 (13.99%) REST
21 47 (13.70%) XML
22 43 (12.54%) Objective-C
22 43 (12.54%) HTML5
23 33 (9.62%) iOS SDK
24 32 (9.33%) Unit Testing
24 32 (9.33%) OOP
25 31 (9.04%) Automated Testing

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (4.08%) Node.js
2 8 (2.33%) uiautomator
3 7 (2.04%) Confluence
4 3 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (0.87%) CMS
5 1 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.29%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.29%) Drupal
5 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.29%) WordPress
5 1 (0.29%) Commerce Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.04%) GitHub
2 4 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.29%) PaaS
3 1 (0.29%) Heroku
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.21%) HTTP
1 11 (3.21%) Internet
2 5 (1.46%) Bluetooth
3 3 (0.87%) NFC
4 1 (0.29%) RTSP
4 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.29%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.12%) SQLite
2 7 (2.04%) MySQL
3 6 (1.75%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.75%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.29%) DB2
5 1 (0.29%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 58 (16.91%) Git (software)
2 56 (16.33%) Android Studio
3 25 (7.29%) Eclipse
4 17 (4.96%) Maven
5 16 (4.66%) JUnit
5 16 (4.66%) Calabash
6 15 (4.37%) Robolectric
6 15 (4.37%) Xcode
7 14 (4.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 14 (4.08%) Cucumber
7 14 (4.08%) Jenkins
8 12 (3.50%) TeamCity
9 10 (2.92%) Appium
9 10 (2.92%) Robotium
10 8 (2.33%) Gradle
10 8 (2.33%) Subversion
11 3 (0.87%) Mockito
11 3 (0.87%) JIRA
11 3 (0.87%) IntelliJ
11 3 (0.87%) Ant
General
1 22 (6.41%) Finance
2 11 (3.21%) Games
3 9 (2.62%) Banking
4 7 (2.04%) Retail
5 6 (1.75%) Marketing
6 5 (1.46%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.17%) Law
7 4 (1.17%) Advertising
8 3 (0.87%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.58%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.58%) Publishing
9 2 (0.58%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.29%) Billing
10 1 (0.29%) Military
10 1 (0.29%) Electronics
10 1 (0.29%) Automotive
10 1 (0.29%) Legal
10 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 312 (90.96%) Developer
2 230 (67.06%) Android Developer
3 66 (19.24%) Senior Developer
4 50 (14.58%) Senior Android Developer
5 38 (11.08%) Mobile Developer
6 37 (10.79%) iOS Developer
7 13 (3.79%) Front-End Developer
8 12 (3.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 10 (2.92%) Architect
9 10 (2.92%) Applications Developer
10 8 (2.33%) Lead Android Developer
10 8 (2.33%) Lead Developer
11 6 (1.75%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (1.75%) Web Developer
12 5 (1.46%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 5 (1.46%) Junior Developer
12 5 (1.46%) Junior
13 4 (1.17%) Mobile Solutions Architect
13 4 (1.17%) Project Manager
13 4 (1.17%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (27.41%) Android SDK
2 84 (24.49%) Web Services
3 82 (23.91%) JSON
4 64 (18.66%) HTML
5 52 (15.16%) CSS
6 48 (13.99%) REST
7 47 (13.70%) XML
8 43 (12.54%) HTML5
9 33 (9.62%) iOS SDK
10 29 (8.45%) RESTful
11 25 (7.29%) SOAP
12 22 (6.41%) jQuery
13 21 (6.12%) CSS3
14 19 (5.54%) AngularJS
15 15 (4.37%) .NET
16 12 (3.50%) Cocoa
17 10 (2.92%) KnockoutJS
18 9 (2.62%) J2ME
19 7 (2.04%) Flash
19 7 (2.04%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 132 (38.48%) Mobile App
2 89 (25.95%) User Experience
3 25 (7.29%) Mobile Payment
4 16 (4.66%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.21%) Open Source
6 10 (2.92%) Streaming Video
7 9 (2.62%) Social Media
8 7 (2.04%) Mathematics
8 7 (2.04%) Physics
9 5 (1.46%) iPad
9 5 (1.46%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.17%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.17%) 3D Graphics
10 4 (1.17%) iPhone
10 4 (1.17%) Spread Betting
11 3 (0.87%) Wiki
11 3 (0.87%) Social Network
11 3 (0.87%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 343 (100.00%) Android
2 149 (43.44%) Apple iOS
3 13 (3.79%) Mac OS X
4 8 (2.33%) Linux
5 7 (2.04%) Windows
6 3 (0.87%) UNIX
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (50.44%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (34.11%) iOS Development
3 96 (27.99%) TDD
4 84 (24.49%) Mobile Development
5 63 (18.37%) OO
6 61 (17.78%) E-Commerce
6 61 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
7 50 (14.58%) Scrum
8 32 (9.33%) Unit Testing
8 32 (9.33%) OOP
9 31 (9.04%) Automated Testing
10 27 (7.87%) BDD
11 25 (7.29%) MVC
11 25 (7.29%) Mobile Application Development
12 22 (6.41%) OOD
13 20 (5.83%) Kanban
14 19 (5.54%) Software Engineering
15 17 (4.96%) OOA/OOD
16 15 (4.37%) Multithreading
17 13 (3.79%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 168 (48.98%) Java
2 71 (20.70%) JavaScript
3 43 (12.54%) Objective-C
4 25 (7.29%) C++
5 16 (4.66%) C#
6 11 (3.21%) C
6 11 (3.21%) Apple Swift
7 9 (2.62%) PHP
7 9 (2.62%) SQL
8 7 (2.04%) Python
9 6 (1.75%) Ruby
10 3 (0.87%) GLSL
10 3 (0.87%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.87%) ActionScript
11 2 (0.58%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.58%) Scala
11 2 (0.58%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.29%) Clojure
12 1 (0.29%) Groovy
12 1 (0.29%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 19 (5.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.17%) yum
Vendors
1 64 (18.66%) Google
2 9 (2.62%) Apple
3 7 (2.04%) Facebook
4 5 (1.46%) Twitter
5 4 (1.17%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.17%) Appcelerator
6 3 (0.87%) Sitecore
6 3 (0.87%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.29%) hybris
7 1 (0.29%) Zend
7 1 (0.29%) ATG
7 1 (0.29%) IBM
7 1 (0.29%) Adobe
7 1 (0.29%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.29%) SAP
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle
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