The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Software Development
Rank 223 136 241
Rank change year-on-year
-87 +105
Contract jobs citing Android Development 204 388 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.87% 1.60% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 2.09% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 300 103
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 £319 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 32
Average hourly rate £53.50 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.90 £35.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.30 £35.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-40.90% -5.71%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18021 18552 19435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.80% 76.41% 73.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12558 12874 12943
Average daily rate £443 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 253 382
Average hourly rate £20.35 £27.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.31% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £51.30 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Android Development
England

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 1 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android Development across the London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Android Development Hourly Rate Histogram 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 1 August 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 -25 31 £400 +11.11% 22
Croydon - 1 - -
Wembley - 1 £325 -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 2
Canary Wharf - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Android Development
England

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 386 (100.00%) Android
2 197 (51.04%) Java
3 126 (32.64%) Apple iOS
4 111 (28.76%) Android SDK
5 109 (28.24%) iOS Development
6 108 (27.98%) Mobile App
7 98 (25.39%) JSON
8 85 (22.02%) Agile Software Development
9 83 (21.50%) Web Services
10 75 (19.43%) Google
11 70 (18.13%) XML
12 56 (14.51%) HTML
13 52 (13.47%) TDD
14 51 (13.21%) JavaScript
14 51 (13.21%) RESTful
15 50 (12.95%) OOP
16 47 (12.18%) OO
16 47 (12.18%) Software Engineering
17 43 (11.14%) Git (software)
18 41 (10.62%) Objective-C
19 36 (9.33%) CSS
20 34 (8.81%) REST
21 33 (8.55%) HTML5
21 33 (8.55%) Scrum
22 31 (8.03%) Finance
23 30 (7.77%) Multithreading
24 28 (7.25%) Eclipse
25 27 (6.99%) C++
25 27 (6.99%) MVC
25 27 (6.99%) Xcode

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 12 (3.11%) CMS
2 5 (1.30%) Node.js
3 2 (0.52%) IIS
3 2 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (0.52%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.26%) WordPress
4 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (1.30%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 9 (2.33%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.52%) SaaS
2 1 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.26%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.74%) HTTP
2 13 (3.37%) NFC
3 12 (3.11%) Bluetooth
4 11 (2.85%) Internet
4 11 (2.85%) VPN
5 7 (1.81%) RTSP
5 7 (1.81%) TCP/IP
6 6 (1.55%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.52%) VoIP
8 1 (0.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.22%) SQLite
2 8 (2.07%) MySQL
3 5 (1.30%) MongoDB
4 3 (0.78%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.26%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 43 (11.14%) Git (software)
2 28 (7.25%) Eclipse
3 27 (6.99%) Xcode
4 22 (5.70%) Subversion
5 14 (3.63%) JIRA
6 11 (2.85%) Bitbucket
6 11 (2.85%) Gradle
7 6 (1.55%) PhoneGap
8 5 (1.30%) Maven
8 5 (1.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 5 (1.30%) Mercurial
8 5 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (1.30%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.78%) Ant
9 3 (0.78%) JUnit
10 2 (0.52%) NUnit
10 2 (0.52%) Android Studio
11 1 (0.26%) Robotium
11 1 (0.26%) Yeoman
11 1 (0.26%) Calabash
General
1 31 (8.03%) Finance
2 15 (3.89%) Marketing
3 14 (3.63%) Banking
3 14 (3.63%) Publishing
4 10 (2.59%) Retail
5 9 (2.33%) Legal
6 8 (2.07%) Advertising
7 5 (1.30%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.04%) French Language
8 4 (1.04%) German Language
9 3 (0.78%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.78%) Games
10 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.52%) Electronics
11 1 (0.26%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.26%) Automotive
11 1 (0.26%) Law
11 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 361 (93.52%) Developer
2 288 (74.61%) Android Developer
3 43 (11.14%) iOS Developer
4 37 (9.59%) Senior Developer
5 31 (8.03%) Lead Developer
6 27 (6.99%) Senior Android Developer
7 26 (6.74%) Mobile Developer
8 8 (2.07%) Web Developer
8 8 (2.07%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (1.81%) Applications Developer
10 6 (1.55%) Architect
10 6 (1.55%) Java Developer
10 6 (1.55%) PHP Developer
11 5 (1.30%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 5 (1.30%) Solutions Architect
12 4 (1.04%) Software Engineer
12 4 (1.04%) iPhone Developer
12 4 (1.04%) Senior iOS Developer
13 3 (0.78%) UI Programmer
13 3 (0.78%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (28.76%) Android SDK
2 98 (25.39%) JSON
3 83 (21.50%) Web Services
4 70 (18.13%) XML
5 56 (14.51%) HTML
6 51 (13.21%) RESTful
7 36 (9.33%) CSS
8 34 (8.81%) REST
9 33 (8.55%) HTML5
10 21 (5.44%) SOAP
11 17 (4.40%) .NET
12 15 (3.89%) iOS SDK
13 11 (2.85%) AngularJS
14 9 (2.33%) jQuery
14 9 (2.33%) CSS3
14 9 (2.33%) OpenGL
14 9 (2.33%) J2ME
14 9 (2.33%) Sass
14 9 (2.33%) LESS
15 8 (2.07%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 108 (27.98%) Mobile App
2 25 (6.48%) iPhone
3 24 (6.22%) Computer Science
4 22 (5.70%) Blackberry
5 21 (5.44%) Social Media
6 17 (4.40%) Open Source
7 15 (3.89%) Social Network
7 15 (3.89%) iPad
8 11 (2.85%) Client/Server
8 11 (2.85%) Mobile Payment
9 10 (2.59%) Streaming Media
10 8 (2.07%) Digital Media
10 8 (2.07%) Streaming Video
10 8 (2.07%) Animation
11 6 (1.55%) Cryptography
12 4 (1.04%) Mobile Banking
13 3 (0.78%) Embedded Systems
13 3 (0.78%) Graphic Design
13 3 (0.78%) Streaming Music
13 3 (0.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 386 (100.00%) Android
2 126 (32.64%) Apple iOS
3 12 (3.11%) Windows
4 8 (2.07%) Linux
5 4 (1.04%) UNIX
6 3 (0.78%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.78%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (28.24%) iOS Development
2 85 (22.02%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (13.47%) TDD
4 50 (12.95%) OOP
5 47 (12.18%) OO
5 47 (12.18%) Software Engineering
6 33 (8.55%) Scrum
7 30 (7.77%) Multithreading
8 27 (6.99%) MVC
9 20 (5.18%) Unit Testing
10 19 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (4.66%) BDD
12 17 (4.40%) Web Development
12 17 (4.40%) E-Commerce
13 14 (3.63%) Mobile Application Development
14 12 (3.11%) Automated Testing
14 12 (3.11%) Mobile Commerce
15 11 (2.85%) Analytics
16 10 (2.59%) Kanban
17 9 (2.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 197 (51.04%) Java
2 51 (13.21%) JavaScript
3 41 (10.62%) Objective-C
4 27 (6.99%) C++
5 25 (6.48%) SQL
6 19 (4.92%) C#
7 17 (4.40%) C
8 12 (3.11%) PHP
9 6 (1.55%) PHP5
10 3 (0.78%) Python
10 3 (0.78%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.26%) Golang
11 1 (0.26%) Groovy
11 1 (0.26%) Ruby
11 1 (0.26%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.26%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.26%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (6.74%) Degree
2 3 (0.78%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.26%) CBAP
3 1 (0.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.15%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.26%) Varnish
1 1 (0.26%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 3 (0.78%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 75 (19.43%) Google
2 14 (3.63%) Facebook
3 9 (2.33%) Xamarin
4 7 (1.81%) Twitter
5 6 (1.55%) Apple
5 6 (1.55%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.52%) Cisco
6 2 (0.52%) TIBCO
6 2 (0.52%) Metastorm
6 2 (0.52%) Perforce
6 2 (0.52%) Ektron
6 2 (0.52%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.52%) StreamBase
6 2 (0.52%) Appcelerator
7 1 (0.26%) MobileIron
7 1 (0.26%) Zend
7 1 (0.26%) Sencha
7 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.26%) Adobe
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