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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Software Development
Rank 224 136 225
Rank change year-on-year
-88 +89
Contract jobs citing Android Development 205 410 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.84% 1.63% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 2.13% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 318 127
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 32
Average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 - £37.50
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
18703 19294 19476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.04% 76.55% 74.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 13024 13514 13082
Average daily rate £450 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 235 362
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.50 £48.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 22 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
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 22 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 -21 34 £400 +6.66% 32
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £438 - 3
Croydon - 1 - -
Wembley - 1 £325 -
Beckenham - - - - 1
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Upminster - - - -
Android Development
England

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 390 (100.00%) Android
2 192 (49.23%) Java
3 142 (36.41%) Apple iOS
4 115 (29.49%) iOS Development
5 105 (26.92%) Android SDK
6 103 (26.41%) Mobile App
7 91 (23.33%) Web Services
8 85 (21.79%) JSON
9 81 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
10 73 (18.72%) Google
11 69 (17.69%) XML
12 63 (16.15%) HTML
13 57 (14.62%) TDD
14 54 (13.85%) JavaScript
15 51 (13.08%) OOP
16 50 (12.82%) OO
16 50 (12.82%) RESTful
17 49 (12.56%) Git (software)
18 45 (11.54%) Objective-C
19 42 (10.77%) Software Engineering
20 40 (10.26%) CSS
21 33 (8.46%) REST
22 32 (8.21%) Scrum
23 31 (7.95%) MVC
23 31 (7.95%) HTML5
24 30 (7.69%) Multithreading
24 30 (7.69%) Finance
25 29 (7.44%) Subversion
25 29 (7.44%) C++
25 29 (7.44%) Degree

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 15 (3.85%) CMS
2 2 (0.51%) IIS
2 2 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (0.51%) Umbraco
2 2 (0.51%) Node.js
3 1 (0.26%) Lightstreamer
3 1 (0.26%) WordPress
3 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.26%) GlassFish
3 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (1.79%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.26%) Maya
Business Applications
1 9 (2.31%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.26%) SaaS
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.26%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.92%) HTTP
2 13 (3.33%) VPN
2 13 (3.33%) NFC
3 12 (3.08%) Internet
4 11 (2.82%) Bluetooth
5 7 (1.79%) RTSP
5 7 (1.79%) HTTPS
5 7 (1.79%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.03%) VoIP
7 1 (0.26%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.33%) SQLite
2 10 (2.56%) MySQL
3 3 (0.77%) Relational Database
3 3 (0.77%) NoSQL
3 3 (0.77%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (0.51%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.26%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 49 (12.56%) Git (software)
2 29 (7.44%) Subversion
3 27 (6.92%) Xcode
4 26 (6.67%) Eclipse
5 12 (3.08%) JIRA
5 12 (3.08%) Gradle
6 10 (2.56%) Bitbucket
7 5 (1.28%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 5 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.28%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.03%) NUnit
8 4 (1.03%) Mercurial
9 3 (0.77%) JUnit
10 2 (0.51%) Ant
10 2 (0.51%) Maven
10 2 (0.51%) Android Studio
11 1 (0.26%) Robotium
11 1 (0.26%) Yeoman
11 1 (0.26%) Calabash
11 1 (0.26%) Grunt
General
1 30 (7.69%) Finance
2 17 (4.36%) Marketing
3 16 (4.10%) Publishing
4 12 (3.08%) Retail
5 10 (2.56%) Banking
6 9 (2.31%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.05%) Legal
7 8 (2.05%) Advertising
8 5 (1.28%) French Language
8 5 (1.28%) German Language
8 5 (1.28%) Games
9 2 (0.51%) Electronics
9 2 (0.51%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.26%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.26%) Law
10 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 364 (93.33%) Developer
2 289 (74.10%) Android Developer
3 46 (11.79%) iOS Developer
4 34 (8.72%) Senior Developer
5 29 (7.44%) Mobile Developer
6 26 (6.67%) Lead Developer
7 24 (6.15%) Senior Android Developer
8 8 (2.05%) Applications Developer
8 8 (2.05%) Web Developer
9 7 (1.79%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 7 (1.79%) Architect
9 7 (1.79%) PHP Developer
10 6 (1.54%) Java Developer
10 6 (1.54%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (1.28%) JavaScript Developer
12 4 (1.03%) iPhone Developer
12 4 (1.03%) Senior iOS Developer
12 4 (1.03%) Xamarin Developer
13 3 (0.77%) UI Programmer
13 3 (0.77%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (26.92%) Android SDK
2 91 (23.33%) Web Services
3 85 (21.79%) JSON
4 69 (17.69%) XML
5 63 (16.15%) HTML
6 50 (12.82%) RESTful
7 40 (10.26%) CSS
8 33 (8.46%) REST
9 31 (7.95%) HTML5
10 20 (5.13%) iOS SDK
11 19 (4.87%) SOAP
12 12 (3.08%) .NET
13 10 (2.56%) OpenGL
13 10 (2.56%) jQuery
14 9 (2.31%) Flash
15 8 (2.05%) J2ME
15 8 (2.05%) AngularJS
16 6 (1.54%) Cocoa
16 6 (1.54%) Ajax
16 6 (1.54%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 103 (26.41%) Mobile App
2 27 (6.92%) Computer Science
3 26 (6.67%) iPhone
4 23 (5.90%) Blackberry
5 18 (4.62%) Open Source
6 16 (4.10%) iPad
7 15 (3.85%) Social Media
8 11 (2.82%) Mobile Payment
9 10 (2.56%) Client/Server
9 10 (2.56%) Streaming Media
10 9 (2.31%) Social Network
11 8 (2.05%) Streaming Video
11 8 (2.05%) Animation
11 8 (2.05%) Digital Media
12 6 (1.54%) Cryptography
12 6 (1.54%) Video on Demand
13 4 (1.03%) Smartphone
13 4 (1.03%) Graphic Design
13 4 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
14 2 (0.51%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 390 (100.00%) Android
2 142 (36.41%) Apple iOS
3 15 (3.85%) Windows
4 13 (3.33%) Linux
5 4 (1.03%) UNIX
6 3 (0.77%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.77%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (29.49%) iOS Development
2 81 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (14.62%) TDD
4 51 (13.08%) OOP
5 50 (12.82%) OO
6 42 (10.77%) Software Engineering
7 32 (8.21%) Scrum
8 31 (7.95%) MVC
9 30 (7.69%) Multithreading
10 26 (6.67%) E-Commerce
11 21 (5.38%) BDD
12 19 (4.87%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (4.62%) Unit Testing
14 17 (4.36%) Web Development
15 14 (3.59%) Mobile Application Development
16 12 (3.08%) Mobile Commerce
17 10 (2.56%) Integration Testing
18 9 (2.31%) Analytics
18 9 (2.31%) User Stories
18 9 (2.31%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 192 (49.23%) Java
2 54 (13.85%) JavaScript
3 45 (11.54%) Objective-C
4 29 (7.44%) C++
5 25 (6.41%) SQL
6 19 (4.87%) C
7 15 (3.85%) C#
8 14 (3.59%) PHP
9 7 (1.79%) PHP5
10 3 (0.77%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.51%) ActionScript
11 2 (0.51%) Python
11 2 (0.51%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.26%) Golang
12 1 (0.26%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.26%) Groovy
12 1 (0.26%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (0.26%) Lua
12 1 (0.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (7.44%) Degree
2 4 (1.03%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.26%) CBAP
3 1 (0.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.62%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.26%) Varnish
1 1 (0.26%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 3 (0.77%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 73 (18.72%) Google
2 11 (2.82%) Xamarin
3 8 (2.05%) Microsoft
4 7 (1.79%) Facebook
5 6 (1.54%) Apple
6 4 (1.03%) Perforce
7 2 (0.51%) Metastorm
7 2 (0.51%) Cisco
7 2 (0.51%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.51%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.51%) Ektron
7 2 (0.51%) StreamBase
7 2 (0.51%) Appcelerator
7 2 (0.51%) Twitter
8 1 (0.26%) MobileIron
8 1 (0.26%) Sencha
8 1 (0.26%) Zend
8 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.26%) Adobe
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