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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Software Development
Rank 232 228 219
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs citing Android Development 213 218 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.96% 0.92% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.13% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 184 156
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
- +89.74%
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
18910 19258 18977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.36% 81.63% 81.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13678 13763 13297
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
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 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 232 231
Median hourly rate £21.78 £21.50 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.30% +7.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £64.25 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +52 51 £500 +17.64% 11
Android Development
England

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 344 (100.00%) Android
2 166 (48.26%) Java
3 161 (46.80%) Agile Software Development
4 135 (39.24%) Apple iOS
5 115 (33.43%) iOS Development
6 112 (32.56%) Mobile App
7 108 (31.40%) TDD
8 105 (30.52%) Android SDK
9 98 (28.49%) Mobile Development
10 83 (24.13%) User Experience
11 82 (23.84%) Git (software)
12 69 (20.06%) REST
13 67 (19.48%) JavaScript
14 63 (18.31%) JSON
15 60 (17.44%) Google
15 60 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
16 56 (16.28%) HTML
17 51 (14.83%) Web Services
18 47 (13.66%) CSS
19 46 (13.37%) E-Commerce
20 45 (13.08%) Android Studio
21 44 (12.79%) Google Play
22 42 (12.21%) BDD
23 41 (11.92%) RESTful
24 39 (11.34%) Gradle
25 36 (10.47%) Open Source
25 36 (10.47%) Banking
26 35 (10.17%) OO
27 34 (9.88%) Objective-C
27 34 (9.88%) 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 7 (2.03%) CMS
2 5 (1.45%) Apache
2 5 (1.45%) Marvel
3 4 (1.16%) nginx
4 3 (0.87%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.58%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (0.58%) JBoss
6 1 (0.29%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (1.74%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (1.74%) InVision
1 6 (1.74%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 44 (12.79%) Google Play
2 19 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (2.62%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (2.33%) GitHub
6 4 (1.16%) Bluemix
6 4 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.58%) Dropbox
8 1 (0.29%) Firebase
8 1 (0.29%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.29%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.29%) IaaS
8 1 (0.29%) iTunes
8 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.74%) Internet
2 5 (1.45%) HTTP
3 3 (0.87%) NFC
3 3 (0.87%) Wireless
4 2 (0.58%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.58%) Network Security
4 2 (0.58%) VoIP
5 1 (0.29%) RIP
5 1 (0.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (8.14%) SQLite
2 11 (3.20%) MongoDB
2 11 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (2.62%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (2.03%) MySQL
5 5 (1.45%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.16%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.16%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.58%) DB2
8 1 (0.29%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.29%) GIS
8 1 (0.29%) Mixpanel
8 1 (0.29%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 82 (23.84%) Git (software)
2 45 (13.08%) Android Studio
3 39 (11.34%) Gradle
4 34 (9.88%) Jenkins
5 18 (5.23%) Appium
5 18 (5.23%) Robolectric
6 17 (4.94%) JUnit
7 16 (4.65%) Robotium
8 15 (4.36%) Eclipse
9 14 (4.07%) git-flow
9 14 (4.07%) Hamcrest
9 14 (4.07%) jMock
9 14 (4.07%) Mockito
10 13 (3.78%) Bitbucket
11 11 (3.20%) JIRA
12 10 (2.91%) Subversion
13 8 (2.33%) Xcode
14 6 (1.74%) Grunt
14 6 (1.74%) Maven
14 6 (1.74%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 36 (10.47%) Banking
2 29 (8.43%) Finance
3 19 (5.52%) Retail
4 11 (3.20%) Publishing
5 9 (2.62%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.03%) Retail Banking
7 6 (1.74%) Advertising
7 6 (1.74%) Marketing
8 5 (1.45%) Automotive
8 5 (1.45%) Electronics
8 5 (1.45%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.16%) Games
10 2 (0.58%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.29%) French Language
11 1 (0.29%) German Language
11 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.29%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 293 (85.17%) Developer
2 252 (73.26%) Android Developer
3 62 (18.02%) Senior Developer
4 55 (15.99%) Senior Android Developer
5 39 (11.34%) Mobile Developer
6 31 (9.01%) iOS Developer
6 31 (9.01%) Java Developer
7 26 (7.56%) Applications Developer
7 26 (7.56%) iOS Android Developer
8 25 (7.27%) Java Android Developer
9 18 (5.23%) Android Engineer
10 11 (3.20%) E-Commerce Developer
11 10 (2.91%) Designer
12 9 (2.62%) Lead Developer
12 9 (2.62%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 8 (2.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 8 (2.33%) Lead Android Developer
14 7 (2.03%) C++ Developer
14 7 (2.03%) Digital Developer
15 6 (1.74%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (30.52%) Android SDK
2 69 (20.06%) REST
3 63 (18.31%) JSON
4 56 (16.28%) HTML
5 51 (14.83%) Web Services
6 47 (13.66%) CSS
7 41 (11.92%) RESTful
8 33 (9.59%) iOS SDK
9 31 (9.01%) AngularJS
10 29 (8.43%) HTML5
11 26 (7.56%) Node.js
12 22 (6.40%) XML
13 21 (6.10%) CSS3
13 21 (6.10%) SOAP
14 15 (4.36%) .NET
14 15 (4.36%) React
15 14 (4.07%) React Native
16 10 (2.91%) PhoneGap
17 9 (2.62%) Cocoa
17 9 (2.62%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 112 (32.56%) Mobile App
2 83 (24.13%) User Experience
3 20 (5.81%) Mobile Banking
4 17 (4.94%) Algorithms
5 11 (3.20%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.62%) Social Media
7 8 (2.33%) Video on Demand
8 7 (2.03%) Social Network
9 6 (1.74%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.74%) Fintech
9 6 (1.74%) NHS
10 5 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (1.45%) Handset
10 5 (1.45%) Mobile Payment
11 4 (1.16%) Cryptography
11 4 (1.16%) Device Driver
11 4 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.16%) Smartphone
11 4 (1.16%) STB
12 3 (0.87%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 344 (100.00%) Android
2 135 (39.24%) Apple iOS
3 26 (7.56%) Linux
4 14 (4.07%) Windows
5 5 (1.45%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.87%) Mac OS
6 3 (0.87%) Unix
6 3 (0.87%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (46.80%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (33.43%) iOS Development
3 108 (31.40%) TDD
4 98 (28.49%) Mobile Development
5 60 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
6 46 (13.37%) E-Commerce
7 42 (12.21%) BDD
8 36 (10.47%) Open Source
9 35 (10.17%) OO
10 33 (9.59%) Scrum
11 31 (9.01%) Unit Testing
12 23 (6.69%) Mobile Application Development
13 22 (6.40%) Analytics
13 22 (6.40%) Automated Testing
14 21 (6.10%) OOP
14 21 (6.10%) Usability Testing
15 17 (4.94%) Web Development
16 16 (4.65%) Code Coverage
16 16 (4.65%) Pair Programming
17 15 (4.36%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 166 (48.26%) Java
2 67 (19.48%) JavaScript
3 34 (9.88%) Objective-C
4 27 (7.85%) C++
5 24 (6.98%) C#
6 22 (6.40%) C
7 20 (5.81%) Apple Swift
7 20 (5.81%) SQL
8 15 (4.36%) Ruby
9 9 (2.62%) Clojure
9 9 (2.62%) Python
10 8 (2.33%) PHP
11 7 (2.03%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.45%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.29%) ECMAScript
13 1 (0.29%) Lua
13 1 (0.29%) PHP 5
13 1 (0.29%) RubyMotion
13 1 (0.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (5.52%) Degree
2 3 (0.87%) PMI Certification
2 3 (0.87%) PMP
3 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.03%) QA
System Software
1 9 (2.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.45%) Kubernetes
3 4 (1.16%) yum
4 3 (0.87%) Puppet
5 2 (0.58%) Ansible
6 1 (0.29%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 60 (17.44%) Google
2 22 (6.40%) Facebook
3 12 (3.49%) Xamarin
4 11 (3.20%) Optimizely
5 8 (2.33%) Apple
6 6 (1.74%) Adobe
6 6 (1.74%) SAP
6 6 (1.74%) Twitter
7 4 (1.16%) Oracle
8 2 (0.58%) PayPal
9 1 (0.29%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.29%) Kony
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