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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Software Development
Rank 305 247 247
Rank change year-on-year
-58 0
Contract jobs citing Android Development 130 186 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.57% 0.83% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.03% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 139 123
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £324 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Median hourly rate £48.75 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.93 £40.00 £33.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
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
19083 18085 18812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.73% 80.78% 80.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13912 12637 13366
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £601 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 257 230
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £65.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 4 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
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 4 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Development within the London region over the 3 months to 4 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 +28 27 £463 +8.82% 12
Android Development
England

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 264 (100.00%) Android
2 130 (49.24%) Java
3 103 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (39.02%) Apple iOS
4 89 (33.71%) Mobile App
5 79 (29.92%) iOS Development
6 76 (28.79%) Mobile Development
7 69 (26.14%) Android SDK
8 68 (25.76%) TDD
9 52 (19.70%) User Experience
10 46 (17.42%) REST
10 46 (17.42%) Git (software)
11 43 (16.29%) RESTful
12 38 (14.39%) Google
12 38 (14.39%) JSON
13 34 (12.88%) Web Services
14 32 (12.12%) JavaScript
14 32 (12.12%) Scrum
15 30 (11.36%) BDD
16 28 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
16 28 (10.61%) Android Studio
17 27 (10.23%) Objective-C
18 26 (9.85%) HTML
18 26 (9.85%) OO
19 24 (9.09%) Banking
20 22 (8.33%) Finance
20 22 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
21 21 (7.95%) Software Engineering
21 21 (7.95%) Gradle
22 20 (7.58%) XML

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 (2.65%) CMS
2 4 (1.52%) Apache
2 4 (1.52%) Node.js
3 3 (1.14%) nginx
4 2 (0.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (0.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.14%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.55%) GitHub
2 5 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.14%) Bluemix
4 3 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.76%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.38%) Firebase
6 1 (0.38%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (0.38%) IaaS
6 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.89%) HTTP
2 3 (1.14%) Bluetooth
2 3 (1.14%) Internet
2 3 (1.14%) NFC
2 3 (1.14%) VoIP
2 3 (1.14%) Wireless
3 1 (0.38%) Network Security
3 1 (0.38%) RIP
3 1 (0.38%) RTSP
3 1 (0.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.82%) SQLite
2 7 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (1.89%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (1.52%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.52%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.52%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.14%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.76%) Big Data
7 1 (0.38%) BigQuery
7 1 (0.38%) MySQL
7 1 (0.38%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 46 (17.42%) Git (software)
2 28 (10.61%) Android Studio
3 21 (7.95%) Gradle
4 19 (7.20%) Jenkins
5 13 (4.92%) Xcode
6 10 (3.79%) Subversion
7 8 (3.03%) Bitbucket
8 7 (2.65%) JIRA
9 4 (1.52%) Appium
9 4 (1.52%) Grunt
9 4 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (1.14%) Calabash
10 3 (1.14%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.14%) gulp
10 3 (1.14%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.14%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (1.14%) Maven
10 3 (1.14%) Mocha
10 3 (1.14%) Robolectric
10 3 (1.14%) webpack
General
1 24 (9.09%) Banking
2 22 (8.33%) Finance
3 13 (4.92%) Retail
4 11 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.79%) Games
6 8 (3.03%) Retail Banking
7 6 (2.27%) Marketing
8 5 (1.89%) Advertising
8 5 (1.89%) Publishing
9 4 (1.52%) Automotive
9 4 (1.52%) Electronics
9 4 (1.52%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.76%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.76%) iGaming
11 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 232 (87.88%) Developer
2 203 (76.89%) Android Developer
3 35 (13.26%) Senior Developer
4 34 (12.88%) Applications Developer
5 32 (12.12%) iOS Developer
5 32 (12.12%) Mobile Developer
6 31 (11.74%) Senior Android Developer
7 27 (10.23%) iOS Android Developer
8 19 (7.20%) Java Developer
9 14 (5.30%) Android Engineer
10 13 (4.92%) Java Android Developer
11 12 (4.55%) Lead Developer
12 11 (4.17%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 10 (3.79%) Lead Android Developer
14 5 (1.89%) Agile Developer
14 5 (1.89%) Consultant
14 5 (1.89%) Digital Developer
14 5 (1.89%) PhoneGap Developer
14 5 (1.89%) Systems Engineer
14 5 (1.89%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (26.14%) Android SDK
2 46 (17.42%) REST
3 43 (16.29%) RESTful
4 38 (14.39%) JSON
5 34 (12.88%) Web Services
6 26 (9.85%) HTML
7 20 (7.58%) XML
8 18 (6.82%) HTML5
9 17 (6.44%) CSS
9 17 (6.44%) iOS SDK
9 17 (6.44%) SOAP
10 11 (4.17%) AngularJS
11 9 (3.41%) CSS3
12 8 (3.03%) .NET
13 7 (2.65%) PhoneGap
13 7 (2.65%) XMPP
14 6 (2.27%) Spring
15 5 (1.89%) Apache Cordova
15 5 (1.89%) Backbone.js
15 5 (1.89%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 89 (33.71%) Mobile App
2 52 (19.70%) User Experience
3 12 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.55%) Mobile Banking
4 10 (3.79%) Social Media
5 9 (3.41%) Streaming Video
5 9 (3.41%) Video on Demand
6 8 (3.03%) Social Network
7 6 (2.27%) Data Structures
7 6 (2.27%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.89%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.89%) Handset
9 4 (1.52%) iPad
9 4 (1.52%) iPhone
10 3 (1.14%) Animation
10 3 (1.14%) Chromecast
10 3 (1.14%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.76%) Fintech
11 2 (0.76%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 264 (100.00%) Android
2 103 (39.02%) Apple iOS
3 13 (4.92%) Windows
4 11 (4.17%) Linux
5 6 (2.27%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.14%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.38%) Unix
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (29.92%) iOS Development
3 76 (28.79%) Mobile Development
4 68 (25.76%) TDD
5 32 (12.12%) Scrum
6 30 (11.36%) BDD
7 28 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (9.85%) OO
9 22 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
10 21 (7.95%) Software Engineering
11 18 (6.82%) OOP
12 15 (5.68%) E-Commerce
13 13 (4.92%) Multithreading
14 12 (4.55%) Unit Testing
15 9 (3.41%) Analytics
15 9 (3.41%) Open Source
16 8 (3.03%) Usability Testing
17 7 (2.65%) API Development
17 7 (2.65%) DevOps
17 7 (2.65%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 130 (49.24%) Java
2 32 (12.12%) JavaScript
3 27 (10.23%) Objective-C
4 20 (7.58%) Apple Swift
5 10 (3.79%) C++
6 9 (3.41%) C#
7 8 (3.03%) SQL
8 7 (2.65%) Python
9 5 (1.89%) C
9 5 (1.89%) PHP
10 4 (1.52%) Clojure
11 2 (0.76%) Scala
12 1 (0.38%) ECMAScript
12 1 (0.38%) Ruby
12 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (4.55%) Degree
2 2 (0.76%) PMI Certification
2 2 (0.76%) PMP
3 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.14%) yum
2 1 (0.38%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.38%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 38 (14.39%) Google
2 6 (2.27%) Xamarin
3 5 (1.89%) Adobe
3 5 (1.89%) Apple
3 5 (1.89%) SAP
4 3 (1.14%) Oracle
5 2 (0.76%) Facebook
5 2 (0.76%) Twitter
6 1 (0.38%) Appcelerator
6 1 (0.38%) Kony
6 1 (0.38%) PayPal
6 1 (0.38%) Sony
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