The table below looks at the statistics for Android 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 over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 150 121 117
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -4
Contract jobs citing Android 357 423 442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.67% 1.87% 1.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.17% 8.86% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 284 331
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £177 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 11
Median hourly rate £25.25 £24.23 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.20% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £13.20 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £42.50 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £19.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +30.00%
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
4371 4775 5539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.47% 21.12% 23.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3017 3239 3919
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £187 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 162 222
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Android as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 December 2016.

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 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the London region over the 3 months to 3 December 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 -20 50 £450 +20.00% 30
Canary Wharf - 4 £431 -
Bromley - 1 £375 -
Greenford - 1 £375 -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 £120 -
Ealing - 1 £275 -
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Android 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.

1 540 (64.52%) Apple iOS
2 376 (44.92%) Agile Software Development
3 352 (42.05%) Android Development
4 232 (27.72%) Mobile App
5 200 (23.89%) Java
6 188 (22.46%) Windows
7 182 (21.74%) TDD
7 182 (21.74%) iOS Development
8 179 (21.39%) JavaScript
9 175 (20.91%) HTML
10 158 (18.88%) CSS
11 143 (17.08%) Mobile Development
12 140 (16.73%) User Experience
13 129 (15.41%) Microsoft
13 129 (15.41%) JSON
14 124 (14.81%) Scrum
15 121 (14.46%) Android SDK
16 117 (13.98%) Google
17 107 (12.78%) BDD
17 107 (12.78%) Continuous Integration
18 106 (12.66%) Git (software)
19 101 (12.07%) HTML5
20 97 (11.59%) E-Commerce
21 92 (10.99%) Apple
21 92 (10.99%) REST
22 90 (10.75%) Blackberry
23 89 (10.63%) RESTful
24 88 (10.51%) Active Directory
25 85 (10.16%) C#
26 81 (9.68%) Objective-C

Android
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 40 (4.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 31 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 21 (2.51%) Skype for Business
4 15 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (1.55%) Confluence
6 9 (1.08%) CMS
7 8 (0.96%) Apache
7 8 (0.96%) Tomcat
8 7 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (0.60%) IIS
10 5 (0.60%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (0.48%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.36%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.36%) Marvel
12 3 (0.36%) SAS
13 2 (0.24%) Apache ServiceMix
13 2 (0.24%) nginx
13 2 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 62 (7.41%) MS Office
2 41 (4.90%) MS Excel
3 26 (3.11%) Photoshop
4 22 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
5 14 (1.67%) InVision
6 10 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.60%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.24%) MS Project
9 2 (0.24%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.12%) InDesign
10 1 (0.12%) Pixate
10 1 (0.12%) Pixelapse
10 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (1.43%) Faxination
2 4 (0.48%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 44 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (5.02%) Google Play
3 38 (4.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 35 (4.18%) Office 365
5 26 (3.11%) G Suite
6 14 (1.67%) GitHub
6 14 (1.67%) Mimecast
7 11 (1.31%) Google Cloud Platform
8 10 (1.19%) Trello
9 9 (1.08%) Google Drive
10 7 (0.84%) Google App Engine
11 6 (0.72%) IaaS
11 6 (0.72%) PaaS
12 5 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 4 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.48%) CloudBees
13 4 (0.48%) Google Analytics
13 4 (0.48%) Heroku
13 4 (0.48%) iTunes
13 4 (0.48%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 32 (3.82%) Internet
2 20 (2.39%) DNS
3 19 (2.27%) VoIP
4 16 (1.91%) NAS
5 14 (1.67%) HTTP
6 12 (1.43%) LAN
6 12 (1.43%) SAN
6 12 (1.43%) VPN
6 12 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
7 11 (1.31%) DHCP
7 11 (1.31%) Skype
8 9 (1.08%) WAN
9 7 (0.84%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (0.84%) Firewall
9 7 (0.84%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.72%) Unified Communications
11 5 (0.60%) Bluetooth
11 5 (0.60%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (0.60%) RTSP
11 5 (0.60%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (3.46%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.11%) SQLite
3 22 (2.63%) MySQL
4 16 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (1.79%) MongoDB
5 15 (1.79%) Relational Database
6 13 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (1.31%) RDBMS
7 11 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (0.84%) Big Data
9 7 (0.84%) NoSQL
10 6 (0.72%) Hadoop
10 6 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.48%) Mixpanel
12 3 (0.36%) Couchbase
12 3 (0.36%) DB2
13 2 (0.24%) QlikView
13 2 (0.24%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 106 (12.66%) Git (software)
2 72 (8.60%) Jenkins
3 63 (7.53%) Android Studio
4 55 (6.57%) JIRA
5 45 (5.38%) Appium
6 42 (5.02%) Cucumber
6 42 (5.02%) Gradle
7 37 (4.42%) Selenium
8 33 (3.94%) Calabash
9 31 (3.70%) Xcode
10 21 (2.51%) JUnit
11 20 (2.39%) WebDriver
12 19 (2.27%) Visual Studio
13 18 (2.15%) Axure RP
13 18 (2.15%) git-flow
14 17 (2.03%) Eclipse
15 15 (1.79%) Robolectric
15 15 (1.79%) Robotium
16 14 (1.67%) Maven
16 14 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 63 (7.53%) Finance
2 56 (6.69%) Banking
3 46 (5.50%) Retail
4 34 (4.06%) Marketing
5 25 (2.99%) Games
6 19 (2.27%) Publishing
7 17 (2.03%) Telecoms
8 14 (1.67%) Legal
9 12 (1.43%) Investment Banking
9 12 (1.43%) Law
10 8 (0.96%) Advertising
10 8 (0.96%) Electronics
11 6 (0.72%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.60%) Private Banking
13 4 (0.48%) Front Office
14 3 (0.36%) French Language
14 3 (0.36%) German Language
14 3 (0.36%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.36%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.36%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 448 (53.52%) Developer
2 231 (27.60%) Android Developer
3 92 (10.99%) Senior Developer
4 78 (9.32%) iOS Developer
5 65 (7.77%) Analyst
6 60 (7.17%) Mobile Developer
6 60 (7.17%) Senior Android Developer
7 52 (6.21%) Designer
8 43 (5.14%) Tester
9 42 (5.02%) Java Developer
10 36 (4.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 36 (4.30%) JavaScript Developer
11 35 (4.18%) iOS Android Developer
11 35 (4.18%) Xamarin Developer
12 31 (3.70%) Architect
13 30 (3.58%) Applications Developer
14 28 (3.35%) UI Designer
15 27 (3.23%) Android Engineer
15 27 (3.23%) Mobile Applications Developer
16 26 (3.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (20.91%) HTML
2 158 (18.88%) CSS
3 129 (15.41%) JSON
4 121 (14.46%) Android SDK
5 101 (12.07%) HTML5
6 92 (10.99%) REST
7 89 (10.63%) RESTful
8 79 (9.44%) AngularJS
9 73 (8.72%) Web Services
10 67 (8.00%) CSS3
11 63 (7.53%) XML
12 56 (6.69%) .NET
12 56 (6.69%) Node.js
13 52 (6.21%) jQuery
14 47 (5.62%) iOS SDK
15 37 (4.42%) React
16 28 (3.35%) Cocoa
17 27 (3.23%) Backbone.js
17 27 (3.23%) Spring
18 24 (2.87%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 232 (27.72%) Mobile App
2 140 (16.73%) User Experience
3 90 (10.75%) Blackberry
4 57 (6.81%) Computer Science
5 50 (5.97%) iPhone
6 32 (3.82%) iPad
7 29 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (2.87%) Algorithms
9 22 (2.63%) Smartphone
10 17 (2.03%) Video on Demand
11 15 (1.79%) Animation
11 15 (1.79%) Fintech
12 12 (1.43%) Augmented Reality
12 12 (1.43%) CLARiiON
12 12 (1.43%) Clustering
12 12 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (1.31%) Mobile Banking
14 10 (1.19%) BYOD
14 10 (1.19%) Management Information System
14 10 (1.19%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 540 (64.52%) Apple iOS
2 188 (22.46%) Windows
3 57 (6.81%) Linux
4 51 (6.09%) Windows 7
5 38 (4.54%) Mac OS X
6 36 (4.30%) Windows 8
7 33 (3.94%) Windows 10
8 32 (3.82%) Windows Server
9 31 (3.70%) Windows Phone
10 22 (2.63%) Mac OS
11 19 (2.27%) Windows Mobile
12 16 (1.91%) webOS
12 16 (1.91%) Windows Phone 7
13 15 (1.79%) Unix
14 13 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (1.19%) Ubuntu
15 10 (1.19%) Windows XP
16 8 (0.96%) Windows Phone 8
16 8 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
17 6 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 376 (44.92%) Agile Software Development
2 352 (42.05%) Android Development
3 182 (21.74%) iOS Development
3 182 (21.74%) TDD
4 143 (17.08%) Mobile Development
5 124 (14.81%) Scrum
6 107 (12.78%) BDD
6 107 (12.78%) Continuous Integration
7 97 (11.59%) E-Commerce
8 67 (8.00%) OO
9 54 (6.45%) Unit Testing
10 53 (6.33%) Web Development
11 52 (6.21%) Automated Testing
11 52 (6.21%) MVC
12 46 (5.50%) Front End Development
12 46 (5.50%) Open Source
13 45 (5.38%) ITIL
14 43 (5.14%) Pair Programming
15 35 (4.18%) Test Automation
16 32 (3.82%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 200 (23.89%) Java
2 179 (21.39%) JavaScript
3 85 (10.16%) C#
4 81 (9.68%) Objective-C
5 64 (7.65%) Apple Swift
6 59 (7.05%) Python
7 58 (6.93%) SQL
8 56 (6.69%) C++
9 49 (5.85%) C
10 43 (5.14%) Ruby
11 28 (3.35%) PHP
12 21 (2.51%) Bash Shell
13 12 (1.43%) PowerShell
13 12 (1.43%) Scala
13 12 (1.43%) XAML
14 11 (1.31%) ECMAScript
14 11 (1.31%) Shell Script
15 10 (1.19%) Perl
16 9 (1.08%) TypeScript
17 7 (0.84%) Go
Qualifications
1 70 (8.36%) Degree
2 36 (4.30%) Security Cleared
3 24 (2.87%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (0.96%) DV Cleared
6 7 (0.84%) CTC Cleared
6 7 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (0.84%) MCSE
7 6 (0.72%) CCA
7 6 (0.72%) ISEB
8 5 (0.60%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.48%) ACMT
9 4 (0.48%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (0.48%) CREST Certified
9 4 (0.48%) MCTS
10 3 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.36%) CEH
11 2 (0.24%) ACSP
11 2 (0.24%) GIAC
12 1 (0.12%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (9.32%) QA
2 8 (0.96%) SDET
2 8 (0.96%) SLA
3 4 (0.48%) Actionable Recommendations
4 2 (0.24%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.12%) GCP
System Software
1 88 (10.51%) Active Directory
2 24 (2.87%) Docker
3 13 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.43%) XenApp
5 11 (1.31%) BitLocker
5 11 (1.31%) XenDesktop
6 10 (1.19%) Xen
7 9 (1.08%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.36%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.24%) Firmware
9 2 (0.24%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.12%) Samba
Systems Management
1 30 (3.58%) SCCM
2 17 (2.03%) AirWatch
3 15 (1.79%) Casper Suite
4 12 (1.43%) Microsoft Clustering
4 12 (1.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 10 (1.19%) WSUS
6 8 (0.96%) ServiceCenter
7 7 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.60%) Ansible
8 5 (0.60%) Kibana
8 5 (0.60%) Kubernetes
9 4 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.48%) Puppet
9 4 (0.48%) SCOM
9 4 (0.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (0.24%) SCSM
11 2 (0.24%) yum
12 1 (0.12%) DameWare
Vendors
1 129 (15.41%) Microsoft
2 117 (13.98%) Google
3 92 (10.99%) Apple
4 48 (5.73%) Xamarin
5 31 (3.70%) Adobe
6 28 (3.35%) Symantec
7 26 (3.11%) HP
8 24 (2.87%) Citrix
9 23 (2.75%) MobileIron
10 22 (2.63%) Facebook
11 18 (2.15%) Oracle
11 18 (2.15%) VMware
12 14 (1.67%) ServiceNow
13 12 (1.43%) Cisco
13 12 (1.43%) EMC
13 12 (1.43%) IronPort
13 12 (1.43%) NetApp
13 12 (1.43%) RightFax
14 11 (1.31%) Dell
14 11 (1.31%) Postini
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