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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England / London
Rank 135 168 107
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -61
Contract jobs citing Android 339 311 459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.77% 1.45% 2.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.75% 7.30% 9.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 206 323
Median daily rate £440 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £202 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 10
Median hourly rate £22.25 £26.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.42% +38.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.18 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -25.84%

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
3874 4260 4871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.28% 19.86% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2745 2923 3357
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £210 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 138 148
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -4.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.78 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +7.93%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +34 59 £450 +20.00% 44
Canary Wharf - 9 £425 -
Beckenham - 2 - -
Croydon - 1 - - 1
Hounslow - 1 £450 - 1
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 440 (61.88%) Apple iOS
2 307 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
3 284 (39.94%) Android Development
4 194 (27.29%) Mobile App
5 173 (24.33%) Java
6 155 (21.80%) TDD
7 138 (19.41%) iOS Development
8 136 (19.13%) Windows
9 130 (18.28%) JavaScript
10 122 (17.16%) HTML
11 119 (16.74%) Scrum
12 112 (15.75%) User Experience
13 107 (15.05%) Mobile Development
14 106 (14.91%) JSON
15 105 (14.77%) CSS
16 96 (13.50%) Android SDK
17 86 (12.10%) Microsoft
18 84 (11.81%) Google
19 79 (11.11%) BDD
20 77 (10.83%) REST
21 76 (10.69%) E-Commerce
21 76 (10.69%) Finance
22 74 (10.41%) Git (software)
23 73 (10.27%) Banking
24 71 (9.99%) Objective-C
24 71 (9.99%) Active Directory
25 70 (9.85%) Continuous Integration
26 67 (9.42%) Apple Swift
27 66 (9.28%) HTML5
28 62 (8.72%) RESTful

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 20 (2.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 15 (2.11%) MS Exchange
3 9 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (1.27%) IBM Notes
4 7 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (0.98%) JBoss
5 6 (0.84%) Cloud Foundry
5 6 (0.84%) SharePoint
5 6 (0.84%) Skype for Business
6 5 (0.70%) Confluence
6 5 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (0.56%) CMS
8 3 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (0.42%) Apache
8 3 (0.42%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.42%) Mule
8 3 (0.42%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.42%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.28%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 44 (6.19%) MS Office
2 25 (3.52%) Photoshop
3 22 (3.09%) InVision
3 22 (3.09%) MS Excel
4 17 (2.39%) Adobe Illustrator
5 11 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.28%) MS Project
7 2 (0.28%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.28%) UserZoom
8 1 (0.14%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 5 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.56%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.42%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 31 (4.36%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (3.66%) Google Play
3 17 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (1.83%) G Suite
5 12 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (1.69%) Office 365
6 11 (1.55%) GitHub
7 9 (1.27%) Google App Engine
8 7 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (0.98%) Google Drive
9 6 (0.84%) SaaS
10 4 (0.56%) iTunes
10 4 (0.56%) PaaS
11 3 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 3 (0.42%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.42%) Slack
12 2 (0.28%) Heroku
12 2 (0.28%) Mimecast
13 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.53%) Cisco IOS
1 18 (2.53%) VPN
2 16 (2.25%) LAN
2 16 (2.25%) VoIP
3 15 (2.11%) HTTP
4 12 (1.69%) DNS
4 12 (1.69%) TCP/IP
4 12 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (1.55%) DHCP
5 11 (1.55%) Wireless
6 10 (1.41%) Internet
6 10 (1.41%) RTSP
6 10 (1.41%) WAN
7 9 (1.27%) Bluetooth
7 9 (1.27%) RTP
8 8 (1.13%) Skype
9 4 (0.56%) Ethernet
9 4 (0.56%) Firewall
10 3 (0.42%) LDAP
10 3 (0.42%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (3.94%) SQLite
2 22 (3.09%) SQL Server
3 21 (2.95%) MySQL
4 19 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 18 (2.53%) NoSQL
6 16 (2.25%) MongoDB
7 14 (1.97%) Relational Database
8 13 (1.83%) RDBMS
9 11 (1.55%) Big Data
10 10 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (0.84%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.42%) Couchbase
14 3 (0.42%) Data Mining
15 2 (0.28%) GIS
15 2 (0.28%) Mixpanel
15 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
16 1 (0.14%) Apache Hive
16 1 (0.14%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 74 (10.41%) Git (software)
2 61 (8.58%) Android Studio
3 49 (6.89%) Jenkins
4 43 (6.05%) Gradle
5 37 (5.20%) JIRA
6 31 (4.36%) Selenium
6 31 (4.36%) Xcode
7 29 (4.08%) Cucumber
8 28 (3.94%) Calabash
9 27 (3.80%) Axure RP
10 24 (3.38%) Maven
11 22 (3.09%) Appium
12 20 (2.81%) Visual Studio
13 16 (2.25%) Robolectric
14 13 (1.83%) WebDriver
15 11 (1.55%) CocoaPods
15 11 (1.55%) Subversion
16 10 (1.41%) JUnit
17 8 (1.13%) NUnit
17 8 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 76 (10.69%) Finance
2 73 (10.27%) Banking
3 44 (6.19%) Retail
4 36 (5.06%) Marketing
5 17 (2.39%) Legal
6 16 (2.25%) Games
7 14 (1.97%) Investment Banking
8 10 (1.41%) Law
8 10 (1.41%) Publishing
9 9 (1.27%) Advertising
9 9 (1.27%) Retail Banking
10 8 (1.13%) Electronics
10 8 (1.13%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.70%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.56%) Front Office
13 3 (0.42%) Automotive
13 3 (0.42%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.14%) International Banking
14 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 404 (56.82%) Developer
2 209 (29.40%) Android Developer
3 79 (11.11%) iOS Developer
4 73 (10.27%) Senior Developer
5 56 (7.88%) Analyst
6 50 (7.03%) Designer
7 46 (6.47%) Mobile Developer
8 44 (6.19%) Senior Android Developer
9 39 (5.49%) Java Developer
10 33 (4.64%) iOS Android Developer
11 29 (4.08%) Mobile Designer
12 28 (3.94%) Architect
12 28 (3.94%) UI Designer
13 27 (3.80%) Applications Developer
14 26 (3.66%) Desktop Support
14 26 (3.66%) Support Engineer
15 25 (3.52%) UX Designer
16 23 (3.23%) Xamarin Developer
17 21 (2.95%) Android Engineer
17 21 (2.95%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (17.16%) HTML
2 106 (14.91%) JSON
3 105 (14.77%) CSS
4 96 (13.50%) Android SDK
5 77 (10.83%) REST
6 66 (9.28%) HTML5
7 62 (8.72%) RESTful
8 48 (6.75%) jQuery
9 42 (5.91%) CSS3
9 42 (5.91%) XML
10 40 (5.63%) AngularJS
10 40 (5.63%) Web Services
11 39 (5.49%) iOS SDK
12 38 (5.34%) .NET
13 33 (4.64%) Node.js
14 32 (4.50%) RxJava
15 27 (3.80%) Cocoa
16 23 (3.23%) React
17 21 (2.95%) Ajax
18 20 (2.81%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 194 (27.29%) Mobile App
2 112 (15.75%) User Experience
3 57 (8.02%) Blackberry
4 35 (4.92%) iPhone
5 32 (4.50%) iPad
6 21 (2.95%) Computer Science
6 21 (2.95%) Smartphone
7 17 (2.39%) Algorithms
7 17 (2.39%) Video on Demand
8 16 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (2.25%) Animation
8 16 (2.25%) Streaming Video
9 13 (1.83%) Fintech
10 11 (1.55%) Augmented Reality
11 8 (1.13%) MPEG
12 7 (0.98%) BYOD
12 7 (0.98%) Client/Server
12 7 (0.98%) Cloud Native
12 7 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (0.98%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 440 (61.88%) Apple iOS
2 136 (19.13%) Windows
3 58 (8.16%) Windows 7
4 48 (6.75%) Linux
5 29 (4.08%) Mac OS X
6 23 (3.23%) Windows Phone
7 21 (2.95%) Windows 10
8 16 (2.25%) Mac OS
9 15 (2.11%) Windows Server
10 14 (1.97%) Unix
10 14 (1.97%) Windows 8
11 12 (1.69%) webOS
11 12 (1.69%) Windows Phone 7
11 12 (1.69%) Windows XP
12 9 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (1.13%) Ubuntu
14 7 (0.98%) Windows Phone 8
15 5 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
16 4 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
17 3 (0.42%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 307 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
2 284 (39.94%) Android Development
3 155 (21.80%) TDD
4 138 (19.41%) iOS Development
5 119 (16.74%) Scrum
6 107 (15.05%) Mobile Development
7 79 (11.11%) BDD
8 76 (10.69%) E-Commerce
9 70 (9.85%) Continuous Integration
10 58 (8.16%) OO
11 46 (6.47%) Kanban
12 43 (6.05%) Software Engineering
13 42 (5.91%) Unit Testing
14 36 (5.06%) MVC
15 35 (4.92%) Automated Testing
16 34 (4.78%) Pair Programming
17 33 (4.64%) Front End Development
18 32 (4.50%) ITIL
19 31 (4.36%) Web Development
20 26 (3.66%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 173 (24.33%) Java
2 130 (18.28%) JavaScript
3 71 (9.99%) Objective-C
4 67 (9.42%) Apple Swift
5 53 (7.45%) C#
6 51 (7.17%) Python
7 44 (6.19%) C++
8 31 (4.36%) C
9 29 (4.08%) Ruby
9 29 (4.08%) SQL
10 19 (2.67%) Bash Shell
10 19 (2.67%) Scala
11 12 (1.69%) PHP
12 11 (1.55%) Perl
13 10 (1.41%) PowerShell
14 8 (1.13%) Go
15 7 (0.98%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.70%) VBScript
16 5 (0.70%) XAML
17 4 (0.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 32 (4.50%) Degree
2 17 (2.39%) Security Cleared
3 13 (1.83%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.84%) CTC Cleared
6 4 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.42%) APMP
7 3 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.42%) CCNP
7 3 (0.42%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.42%) ISEB
7 3 (0.42%) MCP
7 3 (0.42%) MCSA
7 3 (0.42%) MCSE
7 3 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.28%) CCIE
8 2 (0.28%) CCNA
8 2 (0.28%) MCTS
8 2 (0.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (8.16%) QA
2 18 (2.53%) SLA
3 5 (0.70%) SDET
4 3 (0.42%) PMO
5 2 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.14%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.14%) GCP
6 1 (0.14%) GDPR
6 1 (0.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 71 (9.99%) Active Directory
2 27 (3.80%) Docker
3 9 (1.27%) XenApp
4 8 (1.13%) BitLocker
4 8 (1.13%) Xen
4 8 (1.13%) XenDesktop
5 4 (0.56%) Firmware
6 3 (0.42%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.28%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (2.39%) SCCM
2 8 (1.13%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (1.13%) WSUS
3 6 (0.84%) AirWatch
3 6 (0.84%) Jamf Pro
4 5 (0.70%) Ansible
4 5 (0.70%) Kibana
5 3 (0.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.28%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.28%) HockeyApp
6 2 (0.28%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.14%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.14%) Marathon
7 1 (0.14%) Nagios
7 1 (0.14%) Nessus
7 1 (0.14%) Nmap
7 1 (0.14%) yum
Vendors
1 86 (12.10%) Microsoft
2 84 (11.81%) Google
3 58 (8.16%) Apple
4 33 (4.64%) Xamarin
5 28 (3.94%) Adobe
6 26 (3.66%) Citrix
7 24 (3.38%) Cisco
8 17 (2.39%) Symantec
9 14 (1.97%) Oracle
10 13 (1.83%) HP
11 12 (1.69%) Dell
12 9 (1.27%) Brightcove
12 9 (1.27%) Lotus
13 8 (1.13%) Facebook
13 8 (1.13%) iManage
13 8 (1.13%) ServiceNow
13 8 (1.13%) VMware
14 6 (0.84%) Bloomberg
15 5 (0.70%) Reuters
15 5 (0.70%) SAP
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