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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 160 99 100
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +1
Contract jobs citing Android 309 464 471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.46% 2.19% 2.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.22% 9.59% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 335 330
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £274 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 26
Average hourly rate £37.50 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £15.00 £18.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £30.20 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-32.94% -7.07%
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
4279 4840 4802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.16% 22.84% 21.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2923 3330 3156
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £307
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 154 207
Average hourly rate £18.85 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.68% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 9 February 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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 36 £344 -8.33% 33
Uxbridge - 5 £180 -
Isleworth - 1 £445 -
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 456 (58.31%) Apple iOS
2 316 (40.41%) Android Development
3 286 (36.57%) Agile Software Development
4 236 (30.18%) Java
5 227 (29.03%) Mobile App
6 193 (24.68%) Windows
7 130 (16.62%) TDD
8 124 (15.86%) User Experience
9 107 (13.68%) Mobile Development
10 105 (13.43%) HTML
11 104 (13.30%) Microsoft
11 104 (13.30%) iOS Development
12 100 (12.79%) Active Directory
13 95 (12.15%) JavaScript
13 95 (12.15%) Blackberry
13 95 (12.15%) Scrum
13 95 (12.15%) Windows 7
14 92 (11.76%) BDD
15 89 (11.38%) RESTful
16 81 (10.36%) Google
17 77 (9.85%) CSS
18 75 (9.59%) JSON
18 75 (9.59%) Git (software)
18 75 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
19 73 (9.34%) REST
19 73 (9.34%) Web Services
20 67 (8.57%) Android SDK
21 65 (8.31%) OO
22 62 (7.93%) Finance
23 59 (7.54%) MS Office

Android
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 35 (4.48%) MS Exchange
2 28 (3.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 24 (3.07%) Node.js
4 23 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (1.92%) SharePoint
6 13 (1.66%) CMS
7 11 (1.41%) Skype for Business
8 6 (0.77%) Confluence
8 6 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (0.77%) IIS
8 6 (0.77%) WordPress
9 5 (0.64%) Drupal
9 5 (0.64%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.51%) Apache
10 4 (0.51%) IBM Domino
11 3 (0.38%) GroupWise
11 3 (0.38%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 59 (7.54%) MS Office
2 39 (4.99%) MS Excel
3 21 (2.69%) Photoshop
4 13 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.90%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.38%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.13%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.13%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.13%) FrameMaker
9 1 (0.13%) InDesign
9 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (1.28%) Faxination
2 3 (0.38%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.26%) Magento
3 2 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.13%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.20%) Office 365
2 19 (2.43%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (2.30%) GitHub
4 12 (1.53%) Google Apps
5 11 (1.41%) Google Analytics
5 11 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.77%) SaaS
8 5 (0.64%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (0.64%) IaaS
9 4 (0.51%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (0.51%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (0.51%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 4 (0.51%) CloudFront
9 4 (0.51%) Mimecast
9 4 (0.51%) Route 53
10 3 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.09%) Internet
2 30 (3.84%) DNS
2 30 (3.84%) LAN
3 29 (3.71%) WAN
3 29 (3.71%) Wi-Fi
4 24 (3.07%) TCP/IP
5 22 (2.81%) VoIP
6 20 (2.56%) HTTP
6 20 (2.56%) VPN
7 18 (2.30%) DHCP
8 16 (2.05%) Firewall
9 12 (1.53%) SAN
9 12 (1.53%) Wireless
10 7 (0.90%) BIG-IP
10 7 (0.90%) IP Telephony
10 7 (0.90%) Kerberos
10 7 (0.90%) NAS
10 7 (0.90%) WebEx
11 6 (0.77%) Remote Desktop
11 6 (0.77%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (3.45%) SQLite
2 23 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 10 (1.28%) MongoDB
3 10 (1.28%) MySQL
4 8 (1.02%) NoSQL
5 7 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (0.77%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.64%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (0.51%) Big Data
9 3 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.38%) DB2
9 3 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.13%) BigQuery
11 1 (0.13%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.13%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 75 (9.59%) Git (software)
2 46 (5.88%) Selenium
3 43 (5.50%) Jenkins
4 36 (4.60%) Appium
5 35 (4.48%) Android Studio
5 35 (4.48%) JIRA
6 32 (4.09%) Cucumber
7 31 (3.96%) Gradle
8 29 (3.71%) Calabash
9 24 (3.07%) Xcode
10 23 (2.94%) Axure RP
10 23 (2.94%) WebDriver
11 17 (2.17%) Subversion
12 11 (1.41%) Visual Studio
13 10 (1.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 9 (1.15%) NUnit
15 8 (1.02%) Eclipse
16 7 (0.90%) JUnit
16 7 (0.90%) TeamCity
17 6 (0.77%) Maven
General
1 62 (7.93%) Finance
2 49 (6.27%) Banking
3 39 (4.99%) Telecoms
4 36 (4.60%) Games
5 26 (3.32%) Legal
6 25 (3.20%) Retail
7 21 (2.69%) Law
8 15 (1.92%) Advertising
8 15 (1.92%) Marketing
9 7 (0.90%) French Language
10 6 (0.77%) Automotive
10 6 (0.77%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.77%) Front Office
10 6 (0.77%) Publishing
11 5 (0.64%) Electronics
11 5 (0.64%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.38%) Billing
12 3 (0.38%) German Language
12 3 (0.38%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 380 (48.59%) Developer
2 263 (33.63%) Android Developer
3 70 (8.95%) Analyst
4 69 (8.82%) iOS Developer
5 47 (6.01%) Senior Developer
6 45 (5.75%) Mobile Developer
7 43 (5.50%) Applications Developer
8 42 (5.37%) iOS Android Developer
9 40 (5.12%) Architect
10 36 (4.60%) Designer
11 35 (4.48%) Senior Android Developer
12 34 (4.35%) Support Engineer
13 32 (4.09%) Desktop Support
14 31 (3.96%) Tester
15 30 (3.84%) Android Engineer
16 29 (3.71%) Support Analyst
17 28 (3.58%) UX Designer
18 24 (3.07%) 2nd Line Support
18 24 (3.07%) Java Developer
19 23 (2.94%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (13.43%) HTML
2 89 (11.38%) RESTful
3 77 (9.85%) CSS
4 75 (9.59%) JSON
5 73 (9.34%) REST
5 73 (9.34%) Web Services
6 67 (8.57%) Android SDK
7 48 (6.14%) XML
8 41 (5.24%) HTML5
9 32 (4.09%) .NET
10 24 (3.07%) iOS SDK
11 18 (2.30%) AngularJS
11 18 (2.30%) CSS3
11 18 (2.30%) jQuery
12 15 (1.92%) ASP.NET
13 13 (1.66%) OAuth
13 13 (1.66%) SOAP
14 12 (1.53%) XMPP
15 11 (1.41%) LINQ
16 10 (1.28%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 227 (29.03%) Mobile App
2 124 (15.86%) User Experience
3 95 (12.15%) Blackberry
4 40 (5.12%) iPhone
5 24 (3.07%) BYOD
5 24 (3.07%) iPad
6 23 (2.94%) Computer Science
7 16 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (2.05%) Social Media
8 13 (1.66%) Mobile Payment
8 13 (1.66%) Video Conferencing
9 12 (1.53%) Mobile Banking
10 11 (1.41%) Data Centre
10 11 (1.41%) Streaming Video
11 10 (1.28%) Digital Media
11 10 (1.28%) Handset
11 10 (1.28%) Social Network
12 7 (0.90%) Augmented Reality
13 6 (0.77%) Fintech
13 6 (0.77%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 456 (58.31%) Apple iOS
2 193 (24.68%) Windows
3 95 (12.15%) Windows 7
4 38 (4.86%) Windows Server
5 33 (4.22%) Linux
6 31 (3.96%) Windows 8
7 28 (3.58%) Mac OS X
8 27 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (2.69%) Windows XP
10 20 (2.56%) Mac OS
11 18 (2.30%) Windows Phone
11 18 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
13 11 (1.41%) Unix
14 8 (1.02%) Windows 10
15 7 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
16 5 (0.64%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.38%) VMS
17 3 (0.38%) Windows Phone 8
18 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (40.41%) Android Development
2 286 (36.57%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (16.62%) TDD
4 107 (13.68%) Mobile Development
5 104 (13.30%) iOS Development
6 95 (12.15%) Scrum
7 92 (11.76%) BDD
8 75 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
9 65 (8.31%) OO
10 47 (6.01%) Software Engineering
11 45 (5.75%) OOP
12 44 (5.63%) E-Commerce
12 44 (5.63%) Test Automation
13 38 (4.86%) ITIL
14 35 (4.48%) Unit Testing
15 28 (3.58%) MVC
16 27 (3.45%) Analytics
16 27 (3.45%) Mobile Application Development
17 26 (3.32%) Kanban
17 26 (3.32%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 236 (30.18%) Java
2 95 (12.15%) JavaScript
3 56 (7.16%) Objective-C
4 46 (5.88%) C#
5 37 (4.73%) C++
6 36 (4.60%) Apple Swift
7 34 (4.35%) SQL
8 28 (3.58%) Ruby
9 26 (3.32%) PHP
10 16 (2.05%) PowerShell
11 12 (1.53%) C
12 11 (1.41%) Python
13 9 (1.15%) T-SQL
14 6 (0.77%) Scala
15 5 (0.64%) Bash Shell
16 4 (0.51%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.38%) GLSL
17 3 (0.38%) Groovy
18 2 (0.26%) Bourne shell
19 1 (0.13%) RubyMotion
Qualifications
1 34 (4.35%) Degree
2 17 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 17 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 6 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (0.64%) ISEB
4 5 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.51%) DBS Check
5 4 (0.51%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.51%) MCSE
6 3 (0.38%) CCNA
6 3 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (0.26%) A+ Certification
7 2 (0.26%) MCITP
8 1 (0.13%) CCA
8 1 (0.13%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.13%) MCTS
8 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (7.16%) QA
2 16 (2.05%) SLA
3 4 (0.51%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.26%) SDET
5 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 100 (12.79%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.17%) XenApp
3 16 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 7 (0.90%) XenDesktop
5 5 (0.64%) BitLocker
5 5 (0.64%) ISA Server
6 4 (0.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (0.38%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.38%) vSphere
8 2 (0.26%) Docker
8 2 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.26%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.26%) XenServer
9 1 (0.13%) Firmware
9 1 (0.13%) NFS
Systems Management
1 21 (2.69%) SCCM
2 10 (1.28%) Windows Intune
3 9 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.90%) Puppet
5 6 (0.77%) AirWatch
6 4 (0.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (0.51%) yum
7 3 (0.38%) Casper Suite
7 3 (0.38%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.38%) SCOM
7 3 (0.38%) WSUS
7 3 (0.38%) XenMobile
8 2 (0.26%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.13%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.13%) SCSM
Vendors
1 104 (13.30%) Microsoft
2 81 (10.36%) Google
3 55 (7.03%) Apple
4 45 (5.75%) Cisco
5 36 (4.60%) Adobe
6 28 (3.58%) Citrix
7 26 (3.32%) Xamarin
8 25 (3.20%) VMware
9 23 (2.94%) HP
10 19 (2.43%) iManage
11 14 (1.79%) Bloomberg
12 13 (1.66%) MobileIron
13 9 (1.15%) Oracle
13 9 (1.15%) Reuters
14 7 (0.90%) F5
14 7 (0.90%) FactSet
14 7 (0.90%) Mitel
14 7 (0.90%) Polycom
15 6 (0.77%) Atlassian
15 6 (0.77%) Facebook
London
Zion Recruitment
Rate: £0 - £300 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Posted: Yesterday
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Data Idols
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Savvy Recruitment
Rate: Great day rate on offer. Perm opportunities also.
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Blue Glue
Rate: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £201 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £400 to £600 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
TRG
Rate: 500 Per Day plus excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Creation Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment
Rate: Market related
Posted: 15 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per week
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Global Markets Recruitment
Rate: £0 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 21 days ago