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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android Development over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Software Development
Rank 285 223 237
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +14
Contract jobs citing Android Development 135 205 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.62% 0.92% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 1.14% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 159 135
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £555 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £53.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -25.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £40.00 £38.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £40.00 £56.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.42%
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
18252 17962 18258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.99% 81.00% 80.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13340 12645 13088
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 255 229
Median hourly rate £21.17 £20.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.85% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £80.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

Android Development
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Android Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Development within the London region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +35 32 £456 +7.35% 18
Android Development
England

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Android Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Android Development.

1 271 (100.00%) Android
2 129 (47.60%) Java
3 111 (40.96%) Agile Software Development
4 100 (36.90%) Apple iOS
5 93 (34.32%) Mobile App
6 84 (31.00%) iOS Development
7 79 (29.15%) Mobile Development
8 71 (26.20%) Android SDK
8 71 (26.20%) TDD
9 64 (23.62%) User Experience
10 57 (21.03%) Git (software)
11 53 (19.56%) REST
12 44 (16.24%) JSON
13 40 (14.76%) Google
14 37 (13.65%) RESTful
15 36 (13.28%) JavaScript
16 35 (12.92%) Continuous Integration
17 34 (12.55%) Scrum
17 34 (12.55%) Android Studio
18 33 (12.18%) Web Services
19 31 (11.44%) BDD
20 29 (10.70%) HTML
21 27 (9.96%) Google Play
22 25 (9.23%) Objective-C
22 25 (9.23%) Banking
23 24 (8.86%) Finance
23 24 (8.86%) OO
23 24 (8.86%) Gradle
24 23 (8.49%) XML
25 22 (8.12%) Jenkins

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.32%) CMS
2 6 (2.21%) Node.js
3 5 (1.85%) Apache
4 4 (1.48%) nginx
5 2 (0.74%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.37%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (1.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.74%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 27 (9.96%) Google Play
2 11 (4.06%) GitHub
3 5 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.48%) Bluemix
5 3 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.74%) Dropbox
6 2 (0.74%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.37%) Firebase
7 1 (0.37%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.37%) IaaS
7 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.85%) HTTP
1 5 (1.85%) Internet
2 3 (1.11%) Bluetooth
2 3 (1.11%) NFC
2 3 (1.11%) VoIP
2 3 (1.11%) Wireless
3 1 (0.37%) Network Security
3 1 (0.37%) RIP
3 1 (0.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.01%) SQLite
2 9 (3.32%) MongoDB
3 7 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (1.85%) NoSQL
4 5 (1.85%) RDBMS
4 5 (1.85%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.48%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (1.11%) SQL Server
7 2 (0.74%) Big Data
7 2 (0.74%) MySQL
8 1 (0.37%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.37%) GIS
8 1 (0.37%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 57 (21.03%) Git (software)
2 34 (12.55%) Android Studio
3 24 (8.86%) Gradle
4 22 (8.12%) Jenkins
5 12 (4.43%) Bitbucket
5 12 (4.43%) Subversion
6 11 (4.06%) Xcode
7 7 (2.58%) Appium
7 7 (2.58%) JIRA
8 5 (1.85%) Grunt
8 5 (1.85%) Robolectric
8 5 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (1.48%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.48%) gulp
9 4 (1.48%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.48%) JUnit
9 4 (1.48%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (1.48%) Mocha
9 4 (1.48%) webpack
10 3 (1.11%) Maven
General
1 25 (9.23%) Banking
2 24 (8.86%) Finance
3 14 (5.17%) Retail
4 8 (2.95%) Publishing
4 8 (2.95%) Retail Banking
4 8 (2.95%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.58%) Automotive
5 7 (2.58%) Games
6 5 (1.85%) Advertising
6 5 (1.85%) Marketing
7 4 (1.48%) Electronics
7 4 (1.48%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.74%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 232 (85.61%) Developer
2 204 (75.28%) Android Developer
3 38 (14.02%) Senior Developer
4 34 (12.55%) Senior Android Developer
5 33 (12.18%) Mobile Developer
6 30 (11.07%) Applications Developer
7 29 (10.70%) iOS Developer
8 25 (9.23%) iOS Android Developer
9 20 (7.38%) Java Developer
10 14 (5.17%) Java Android Developer
11 13 (4.80%) Android Engineer
12 12 (4.43%) Lead Developer
13 10 (3.69%) Designer
13 10 (3.69%) Lead Android Developer
14 8 (2.95%) Mobile Applications Developer
15 7 (2.58%) Digital Developer
16 6 (2.21%) E-Commerce Developer
17 5 (1.85%) PhoneGap Developer
17 5 (1.85%) UI Designer
17 5 (1.85%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (26.20%) Android SDK
2 53 (19.56%) REST
3 44 (16.24%) JSON
4 37 (13.65%) RESTful
5 33 (12.18%) Web Services
6 29 (10.70%) HTML
7 23 (8.49%) XML
8 20 (7.38%) CSS
8 20 (7.38%) HTML5
9 18 (6.64%) iOS SDK
10 17 (6.27%) SOAP
11 14 (5.17%) AngularJS
12 11 (4.06%) CSS3
12 11 (4.06%) Material Design
13 8 (2.95%) .NET
13 8 (2.95%) Backbone.js
14 7 (2.58%) PhoneGap
15 6 (2.21%) jQuery
15 6 (2.21%) Spring
16 5 (1.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 93 (34.32%) Mobile App
2 64 (23.62%) User Experience
3 14 (5.17%) Mobile Banking
4 10 (3.69%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.69%) Social Media
5 9 (3.32%) Video on Demand
6 8 (2.95%) Algorithms
6 8 (2.95%) Data Structures
6 8 (2.95%) Streaming Video
7 7 (2.58%) Social Network
8 5 (1.85%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.48%) Handset
9 4 (1.48%) Smartphone
10 3 (1.11%) Animation
10 3 (1.11%) Chromecast
10 3 (1.11%) iPad
10 3 (1.11%) iPhone
10 3 (1.11%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.74%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 271 (100.00%) Android
2 100 (36.90%) Apple iOS
3 15 (5.54%) Linux
4 11 (4.06%) Windows
5 6 (2.21%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.11%) Unix
7 2 (0.74%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (40.96%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (31.00%) iOS Development
3 79 (29.15%) Mobile Development
4 71 (26.20%) TDD
5 35 (12.92%) Continuous Integration
6 34 (12.55%) Scrum
7 31 (11.44%) BDD
8 24 (8.86%) OO
9 22 (8.12%) Mobile Application Development
10 20 (7.38%) Software Engineering
11 17 (6.27%) OOP
11 17 (6.27%) Unit Testing
12 14 (5.17%) E-Commerce
12 14 (5.17%) Multithreading
13 13 (4.80%) Open Source
14 10 (3.69%) Usability Testing
15 9 (3.32%) Analytics
15 9 (3.32%) Responsive Web Design
15 9 (3.32%) Wireframes
16 8 (2.95%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 129 (47.60%) Java
2 36 (13.28%) JavaScript
3 25 (9.23%) Objective-C
4 18 (6.64%) Apple Swift
5 13 (4.80%) C++
6 9 (3.32%) C#
7 8 (2.95%) C
7 8 (2.95%) Python
7 8 (2.95%) SQL
8 5 (1.85%) PHP
9 4 (1.48%) Clojure
9 4 (1.48%) Ruby
10 2 (0.74%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.37%) ECMAScript
11 1 (0.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (4.43%) Degree
2 2 (0.74%) PMI Certification
2 2 (0.74%) PMP
3 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.11%) yum
2 2 (0.74%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.37%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 40 (14.76%) Google
2 7 (2.58%) Adobe
3 6 (2.21%) Xamarin
4 5 (1.85%) Apple
4 5 (1.85%) Facebook
4 5 (1.85%) SAP
5 3 (1.11%) Twitter
6 2 (0.74%) Oracle
7 1 (0.37%) Appcelerator
7 1 (0.37%) Kony
7 1 (0.37%) Optimizely
7 1 (0.37%) PayPal
7 1 (0.37%) Sony
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Data Idols
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Dice
Rate: Competitive salary - permanent or contract position
Posted: 20 days ago