The table below looks at the statistics for Android 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 over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 108 77 75
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -2
Contract jobs citing Android 469 590 610
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.01% 2.57% 2.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.33% 11.13% 12.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 418 458
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 14
Average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.47% -44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £14.04 £21.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £76.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £15.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -51.53%
Android
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5026 5301 4926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.54% 23.13% 21.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3392 3556 3222
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £180 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 239 246
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -13.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £25.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in London

Android
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Android across the London region.

Android Daily Rate Trend in London

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in London

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Android across the London region.

Android Hourly Rate Trend in London

Android
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Android Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Android
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -36 97 £419 +11.66% 55
Canary Wharf - 3 £475 -
Wimbledon - 3 £350 -
Uxbridge -1 1 £113 - 1
West Drayton - 1 £563 -
Harrow - 1 £330 -
Hounslow - 1 £650 -
Twickenham - 1 £300 -
Southwark - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £580 -
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Android 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.

1 574 (60.87%) Apple iOS
2 399 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 392 (41.57%) Android Development
4 307 (32.56%) Mobile App
5 277 (29.37%) Java
6 217 (23.01%) Windows
7 191 (20.25%) HTML
8 181 (19.19%) JavaScript
9 173 (18.35%) iOS Development
10 155 (16.44%) TDD
11 145 (15.38%) Web Services
11 145 (15.38%) User Experience
12 144 (15.27%) Mobile Development
13 136 (14.42%) Android SDK
14 134 (14.21%) CSS
15 129 (13.68%) Microsoft
16 125 (13.26%) HTML5
17 121 (12.83%) JSON
18 108 (11.45%) Scrum
19 107 (11.35%) OO
20 101 (10.71%) Apple
21 96 (10.18%) Google
22 94 (9.97%) Continuous Integration
23 91 (9.65%) MS Office
24 90 (9.54%) Objective-C
25 89 (9.44%) REST
25 89 (9.44%) Active Directory
26 87 (9.23%) XML
27 85 (9.01%) Git (software)
28 84 (8.91%) E-Commerce

Android
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Android 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 46 (4.88%) MS Exchange
2 28 (2.97%) Lync
3 25 (2.65%) Node.js
4 23 (2.44%) Confluence
4 23 (2.44%) SharePoint
5 19 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (1.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 14 (1.48%) CMS
7 12 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (0.95%) uiautomator
9 7 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (0.74%) Apache
10 6 (0.64%) IIS
11 5 (0.53%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.53%) Office Communications Server
12 4 (0.42%) Drupal
12 4 (0.42%) Lotus Domino
12 4 (0.42%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.32%) GroupWise
13 3 (0.32%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 91 (9.65%) MS Office
2 52 (5.51%) MS Excel
3 18 (1.91%) Photoshop
3 18 (1.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (0.95%) Adobe Captivate
6 8 (0.85%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.32%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.11%) MS Project
9 1 (0.11%) Shockwave
9 1 (0.11%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 3 (0.32%) JDE OneWorld
2 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.11%) Magento
3 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 37 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (2.12%) GitHub
4 18 (1.91%) Google Apps
5 12 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.95%) Office 365
7 6 (0.64%) Yammer
7 6 (0.64%) Google Analytics
7 6 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.64%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.53%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (0.42%) SaaS
10 2 (0.21%) PaaS
10 2 (0.21%) Heroku
10 2 (0.21%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 40 (4.24%) VPN
2 26 (2.76%) TCP/IP
2 26 (2.76%) LAN
3 25 (2.65%) DNS
4 24 (2.55%) Internet
5 20 (2.12%) Wi-Fi
6 19 (2.01%) Firewall
7 17 (1.80%) HTTP
7 17 (1.80%) DHCP
8 16 (1.70%) Cisco IOS
9 14 (1.48%) Wireless
10 13 (1.38%) WLAN
10 13 (1.38%) WAN
11 12 (1.27%) VoIP
11 12 (1.27%) VLAN
12 10 (1.06%) Ethernet
13 9 (0.95%) NFC
14 8 (0.85%) LDAP
14 8 (0.85%) Unified Communications
15 7 (0.74%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 28 (2.97%) MySQL
3 25 (2.65%) SQLite
4 17 (1.80%) MongoDB
5 11 (1.17%) NoSQL
6 10 (1.06%) Relational Database
7 7 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (0.64%) Redis
9 5 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (0.53%) Oracle Database
9 5 (0.53%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.32%) Big Data
11 3 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.21%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.21%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 85 (9.01%) Git (software)
2 54 (5.73%) Android Studio
3 42 (4.45%) JIRA
4 39 (4.14%) Xcode
5 38 (4.03%) Jenkins
6 35 (3.71%) Cucumber
7 31 (3.29%) Calabash
8 25 (2.65%) Eclipse
9 23 (2.44%) Appium
10 21 (2.23%) Selenium
10 21 (2.23%) Subversion
10 21 (2.23%) Maven
11 19 (2.01%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 15 (1.59%) TeamCity
12 15 (1.59%) JUnit
13 13 (1.38%) NUnit
14 12 (1.27%) Robotium
15 11 (1.17%) Robolectric
16 10 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 9 (0.95%) AnthillPro
General
1 66 (7.00%) Finance
2 63 (6.68%) Retail
3 49 (5.20%) Banking
4 38 (4.03%) Marketing
5 37 (3.92%) Games
6 29 (3.08%) Telecoms
7 27 (2.86%) Legal
8 11 (1.17%) Advertising
8 11 (1.17%) Publishing
9 10 (1.06%) French Language
10 8 (0.85%) Law
11 7 (0.74%) Automotive
12 5 (0.53%) Electronics
12 5 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.53%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.42%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.42%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.32%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.32%) German Language
14 3 (0.32%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 497 (52.70%) Developer
2 262 (27.78%) Android Developer
3 90 (9.54%) Mobile Developer
4 89 (9.44%) Analyst
5 81 (8.59%) iOS Developer
6 79 (8.38%) Senior Developer
7 64 (6.79%) Architect
8 46 (4.88%) Senior Android Developer
9 40 (4.24%) Support Analyst
10 34 (3.61%) Desktop Support
11 32 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
12 31 (3.29%) Project Manager
13 29 (3.08%) Designer
14 28 (2.97%) Front-End Developer
14 28 (2.97%) Lead Developer
15 26 (2.76%) Mobile Applications Developer
16 25 (2.65%) Tester
17 20 (2.12%) Applications Developer
17 20 (2.12%) Support Engineer
18 18 (1.91%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (20.25%) HTML
2 145 (15.38%) Web Services
3 136 (14.42%) Android SDK
4 134 (14.21%) CSS
5 125 (13.26%) HTML5
6 121 (12.83%) JSON
7 89 (9.44%) REST
8 87 (9.23%) XML
9 68 (7.21%) iOS SDK
10 57 (6.04%) RESTful
11 51 (5.41%) .NET
12 48 (5.09%) jQuery
13 46 (4.88%) CSS3
13 46 (4.88%) AngularJS
14 41 (4.35%) SOAP
15 24 (2.55%) Cocoa
15 24 (2.55%) PhoneGap
16 17 (1.80%) Ajax
16 17 (1.80%) ASP.NET
17 16 (1.70%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 307 (32.56%) Mobile App
2 145 (15.38%) User Experience
3 80 (8.48%) Blackberry
4 74 (7.85%) iPhone
5 51 (5.41%) Computer Science
6 34 (3.61%) iPad
7 32 (3.39%) Streaming Video
8 31 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (2.44%) IPTV
10 22 (2.33%) Mathematics
11 20 (2.12%) Physics
12 19 (2.01%) Mobile Payment
12 19 (2.01%) Over-the-Top Content
13 17 (1.80%) Video on Demand
13 17 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
13 17 (1.80%) STB
14 14 (1.48%) Social Media
14 14 (1.48%) BYOD
15 13 (1.38%) Data Structures
16 12 (1.27%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 574 (60.87%) Apple iOS
2 217 (23.01%) Windows
3 71 (7.53%) Mac OS X
4 64 (6.79%) Windows 7
5 60 (6.36%) Linux
6 32 (3.39%) Windows Phone
7 25 (2.65%) Windows Mobile
8 22 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (2.23%) Windows XP
9 21 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (1.91%) Windows 8
10 18 (1.91%) UNIX
11 16 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (1.70%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.42%) webOS
13 3 (0.32%) Windows Phone 7
13 3 (0.32%) CentOS
13 3 (0.32%) Windows Phone 8
14 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.11%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 399 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 392 (41.57%) Android Development
3 173 (18.35%) iOS Development
4 155 (16.44%) TDD
5 144 (15.27%) Mobile Development
6 108 (11.45%) Scrum
7 107 (11.35%) OO
8 94 (9.97%) Continuous Integration
9 84 (8.91%) E-Commerce
10 79 (8.38%) BDD
11 57 (6.04%) Mobile Application Development
11 57 (6.04%) Software Engineering
12 53 (5.62%) OOP
13 51 (5.41%) Automated Testing
14 50 (5.30%) ITIL
15 42 (4.45%) MVC
16 36 (3.82%) Unit Testing
16 36 (3.82%) SDLC
17 33 (3.50%) Open Source
18 30 (3.18%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 277 (29.37%) Java
2 181 (19.19%) JavaScript
3 90 (9.54%) Objective-C
4 57 (6.04%) C#
5 55 (5.83%) C++
6 47 (4.98%) SQL
6 47 (4.98%) Ruby
7 36 (3.82%) Python
8 21 (2.23%) PHP
9 20 (2.12%) C
10 15 (1.59%) Apple Swift
11 13 (1.38%) Shell Script
12 12 (1.27%) Scala
13 7 (0.74%) ActionScript
14 6 (0.64%) PowerShell
15 5 (0.53%) Bash Shell
16 4 (0.42%) GLSL
17 2 (0.21%) CoffeeScript
17 2 (0.21%) Go
17 2 (0.21%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 80 (8.48%) Degree
2 14 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (1.06%) Security Cleared
4 8 (0.85%) SC Cleared
5 7 (0.74%) CTC Cleared
6 6 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (0.64%) CCNA
7 5 (0.53%) MCITP
8 4 (0.42%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.42%) MCP
8 4 (0.42%) MCSE
9 3 (0.32%) MCSA
9 3 (0.32%) CCNP
9 3 (0.32%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.32%) JNCIA
9 3 (0.32%) JNCIS
10 2 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.21%) ISEB
10 2 (0.21%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.21%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (5.51%) QA
2 14 (1.48%) SLA
3 1 (0.11%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 89 (9.44%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.59%) XenApp
3 13 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.64%) vSphere
5 5 (0.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 5 (0.53%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.53%) Terminal Services
6 4 (0.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (0.42%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.32%) NFS
7 3 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.21%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.11%) Xen
9 1 (0.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (2.97%) SCCM
2 10 (1.06%) Puppet
2 10 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (1.06%) AirWatch
3 9 (0.95%) yum
4 7 (0.74%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.42%) Casper Suite
6 3 (0.32%) EdgeSight
6 3 (0.32%) Ansible
6 3 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.21%) SCOM
7 2 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.21%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.11%) Jitterbit
8 1 (0.11%) WSUS
8 1 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.11%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 129 (13.68%) Microsoft
2 101 (10.71%) Apple
3 96 (10.18%) Google
4 48 (5.09%) Cisco
5 34 (3.61%) Adobe
6 26 (2.76%) Oracle
7 25 (2.65%) Citrix
7 25 (2.65%) VMware
8 14 (1.48%) HP
9 13 (1.38%) Facebook
9 13 (1.38%) Xamarin
10 12 (1.27%) Polycom
11 11 (1.17%) Dell
12 10 (1.06%) Twitter
12 10 (1.06%) MobileIron
12 10 (1.06%) Roku
13 9 (0.95%) Remedy
14 7 (0.74%) Symantec
14 7 (0.74%) Juniper
14 7 (0.74%) Appcelerator
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PCR
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Savvy Recruitment
Rate: Dependant on experience.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + immediate start
Posted: Yesterday
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Energon People
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Scott-Merrick LLP
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Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal Intelligent Technology Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
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Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
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First Point
Rate: £500 - £700 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Up to £550 per day 6 MONTH CONTRACT
Posted: 3 days ago
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ISL
Rate: £425 - £500 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
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Venturi
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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