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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 136 109 118
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +9
Contract jobs citing Android 430 510 467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.88% 2.18% 1.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.11% 10.13% 8.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 382 319
Median daily rate £425 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £185 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 22
Median hourly rate £22.67 £15.75 £14.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.92% +12.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+116.66% +15.38%
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
4722 5037 5601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.69% 21.53% 22.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3265 3449 3772
Median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £185 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 152 244
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £34.51
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -36 49 £450 +9.09% 29
Canary Wharf -4 2 £394 -21.25%
Westminster -17 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Enfield - 1 £390 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £425 - 2
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 533 (61.90%) Apple iOS
2 410 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 386 (44.83%) Android Development
4 255 (29.62%) Mobile App
5 233 (27.06%) Java
6 198 (23.00%) TDD
7 197 (22.88%) JavaScript
8 195 (22.65%) HTML
9 188 (21.84%) User Experience
10 187 (21.72%) iOS Development
11 174 (20.21%) CSS
12 166 (19.28%) Windows
13 148 (17.19%) Mobile Development
14 141 (16.38%) JSON
15 137 (15.91%) Git (software)
16 131 (15.21%) Android SDK
17 128 (14.87%) Scrum
18 120 (13.94%) Microsoft
19 119 (13.82%) Google
20 117 (13.59%) HTML5
21 110 (12.78%) BDD
22 109 (12.66%) REST
23 108 (12.54%) Continuous Integration
24 101 (11.73%) E-Commerce
25 99 (11.50%) RESTful
26 91 (10.57%) Web Services
27 88 (10.22%) AngularJS
28 87 (10.10%) CSS3
28 87 (10.10%) Apple
28 87 (10.10%) QA

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 28 (3.25%) MS Exchange
2 27 (3.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 23 (2.67%) Skype for Business
4 17 (1.97%) Confluence
5 14 (1.63%) CMS
6 11 (1.28%) Apache
6 11 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (1.05%) Marvel
7 9 (1.05%) SharePoint
8 6 (0.70%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.58%) nginx
10 4 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
10 4 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (0.46%) IIS
11 3 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.35%) SAS
11 3 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.23%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 52 (6.04%) MS Office
2 43 (4.99%) MS Excel
3 35 (4.07%) Photoshop
4 29 (3.37%) Adobe Illustrator
5 16 (1.86%) InVision
6 12 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (0.70%) OmniGraffle
8 5 (0.58%) InDesign
9 4 (0.46%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.23%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.23%) MS Project
10 2 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.23%) UserZoom
11 1 (0.12%) Flinto
11 1 (0.12%) Pixate
11 1 (0.12%) Pixelapse
Business Applications
1 12 (1.39%) Faxination
2 6 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 51 (5.92%) Google Play
2 41 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 35 (4.07%) Office 365
5 22 (2.56%) Google Apps
6 17 (1.97%) GitHub
7 14 (1.63%) Google Cloud Platform
7 14 (1.63%) Mimecast
8 10 (1.16%) Trello
9 9 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 6 (0.70%) Google Analytics
10 6 (0.70%) Google App Engine
10 6 (0.70%) IaaS
10 6 (0.70%) PaaS
11 5 (0.58%) OneDrive
12 4 (0.46%) Bluemix
12 4 (0.46%) CloudBees
12 4 (0.46%) Heroku
12 4 (0.46%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 41 (4.76%) Internet
2 23 (2.67%) DNS
3 16 (1.86%) HTTP
3 16 (1.86%) NAS
4 14 (1.63%) Skype
5 12 (1.39%) DHCP
5 12 (1.39%) LAN
5 12 (1.39%) SAN
5 12 (1.39%) VoIP
6 11 (1.28%) VPN
7 10 (1.16%) WAN
7 10 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (1.05%) AMQP
8 9 (1.05%) Firewall
8 9 (1.05%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.70%) Unified Communications
10 5 (0.58%) Bluetooth
10 5 (0.58%) LDAP
10 5 (0.58%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (0.46%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (3.48%) SQLite
2 24 (2.79%) MongoDB
3 23 (2.67%) SQL Server
4 17 (1.97%) MySQL
5 15 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (1.39%) Relational Database
7 10 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
8 9 (1.05%) RDBMS
8 9 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (0.93%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.46%) Big Data
10 4 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.35%) DB2
12 2 (0.23%) Cognos Query Studio
12 2 (0.23%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.23%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.23%) Mixpanel
12 2 (0.23%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 137 (15.91%) Git (software)
2 78 (9.06%) Jenkins
3 62 (7.20%) JIRA
4 61 (7.08%) Android Studio
5 51 (5.92%) Appium
6 50 (5.81%) Gradle
7 38 (4.41%) Cucumber
8 37 (4.30%) Selenium
9 33 (3.83%) Calabash
10 29 (3.37%) Xcode
11 28 (3.25%) JUnit
12 23 (2.67%) Subversion
13 22 (2.56%) Robotium
14 21 (2.44%) WebDriver
15 20 (2.32%) git-flow
16 19 (2.21%) Axure RP
16 19 (2.21%) Mockito
16 19 (2.21%) Robolectric
17 17 (1.97%) Maven
18 15 (1.74%) Eclipse
General
1 69 (8.01%) Finance
2 66 (7.67%) Banking
3 45 (5.23%) Retail
4 28 (3.25%) Marketing
5 24 (2.79%) Telecoms
6 22 (2.56%) Publishing
7 16 (1.86%) Games
8 13 (1.51%) Electronics
9 12 (1.39%) Investment Banking
10 8 (0.93%) Retail Banking
11 6 (0.70%) Advertising
11 6 (0.70%) Law
11 6 (0.70%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.58%) Private Banking
13 4 (0.46%) Automotive
13 4 (0.46%) French Language
13 4 (0.46%) German Language
13 4 (0.46%) Italian Language
13 4 (0.46%) Legal
14 3 (0.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 454 (52.73%) Developer
2 256 (29.73%) Android Developer
3 85 (9.87%) Senior Developer
4 72 (8.36%) iOS Developer
5 63 (7.32%) Mobile Developer
6 61 (7.08%) Designer
6 61 (7.08%) Senior Android Developer
7 51 (5.92%) Analyst
8 48 (5.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 46 (5.34%) Tester
10 39 (4.53%) Java Developer
11 36 (4.18%) Applications Developer
11 36 (4.18%) JavaScript Developer
11 36 (4.18%) UX Designer
12 34 (3.95%) iOS Android Developer
13 33 (3.83%) Architect
14 30 (3.48%) Android Engineer
15 29 (3.37%) UI Designer
15 29 (3.37%) Xamarin Developer
16 26 (3.02%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (22.65%) HTML
2 174 (20.21%) CSS
3 141 (16.38%) JSON
4 131 (15.21%) Android SDK
5 117 (13.59%) HTML5
6 109 (12.66%) REST
7 99 (11.50%) RESTful
8 91 (10.57%) Web Services
9 88 (10.22%) AngularJS
10 87 (10.10%) CSS3
11 68 (7.90%) XML
12 61 (7.08%) Node.js
13 56 (6.50%) .NET
13 56 (6.50%) jQuery
14 48 (5.57%) iOS SDK
15 39 (4.53%) React
16 38 (4.41%) Backbone.js
17 27 (3.14%) Cocoa
18 25 (2.90%) Sass
19 22 (2.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 255 (29.62%) Mobile App
2 188 (21.84%) User Experience
3 71 (8.25%) Blackberry
4 58 (6.74%) Computer Science
5 54 (6.27%) iPhone
6 28 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (2.79%) iPad
7 24 (2.79%) Smartphone
8 23 (2.67%) Algorithms
9 18 (2.09%) Mobile Banking
10 16 (1.86%) Fintech
11 15 (1.74%) Social Media
12 14 (1.63%) Device Driver
13 12 (1.39%) CLARiiON
13 12 (1.39%) Clustering
13 12 (1.39%) Video on Demand
14 11 (1.28%) Animation
14 11 (1.28%) Virtual Team
15 10 (1.16%) Management Information System
15 10 (1.16%) STB
Operating Systems
1 533 (61.90%) Apple iOS
2 166 (19.28%) Windows
3 64 (7.43%) Linux
4 35 (4.07%) Windows Server
5 34 (3.95%) Mac OS X
6 31 (3.60%) Windows Phone
7 30 (3.48%) Windows 7
8 24 (2.79%) Windows 8
9 21 (2.44%) Windows 10
10 17 (1.97%) Mac OS
11 16 (1.86%) webOS
11 16 (1.86%) Windows Mobile
11 16 (1.86%) Windows Phone 7
12 15 (1.74%) Unix
13 14 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (0.93%) Windows XP
17 6 (0.70%) Windows Phone 8
18 5 (0.58%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 410 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 386 (44.83%) Android Development
3 198 (23.00%) TDD
4 187 (21.72%) iOS Development
5 148 (17.19%) Mobile Development
6 128 (14.87%) Scrum
7 110 (12.78%) BDD
8 108 (12.54%) Continuous Integration
9 101 (11.73%) E-Commerce
10 64 (7.43%) OO
11 61 (7.08%) Automated Testing
12 60 (6.97%) Unit Testing
13 58 (6.74%) Open Source
14 56 (6.50%) Web Development
15 54 (6.27%) Front End Development
16 53 (6.16%) MVC
17 42 (4.88%) ITIL
18 41 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
19 40 (4.65%) Test Automation
20 39 (4.53%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 233 (27.06%) Java
2 197 (22.88%) JavaScript
3 86 (9.99%) Objective-C
4 73 (8.48%) SQL
5 70 (8.13%) C#
6 56 (6.50%) C
7 55 (6.39%) Apple Swift
7 55 (6.39%) C++
8 53 (6.16%) Python
9 50 (5.81%) Ruby
10 29 (3.37%) PHP
11 19 (2.21%) Bash Shell
12 11 (1.28%) Perl
12 11 (1.28%) Shell Script
13 10 (1.16%) ECMAScript
13 10 (1.16%) XAML
14 9 (1.05%) Scala
15 8 (0.93%) Clojure
15 8 (0.93%) PowerShell
15 8 (0.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 75 (8.71%) Degree
2 36 (4.18%) Security Cleared
3 19 (2.21%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.51%) DV Cleared
5 10 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (1.05%) MCSE
7 6 (0.70%) CCA
8 5 (0.58%) CTC Cleared
8 5 (0.58%) ISEB
8 5 (0.58%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.58%) MCTS
9 4 (0.46%) CREST Certified
10 3 (0.35%) ACMT
10 3 (0.35%) ACSP
10 3 (0.35%) CEH
10 3 (0.35%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.23%) MCP
11 2 (0.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (10.10%) QA
2 7 (0.81%) SDET
3 4 (0.46%) SLA
4 3 (0.35%) Actionable Recommendations
5 2 (0.23%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.12%) GCP
System Software
1 64 (7.43%) Active Directory
2 20 (2.32%) Docker
3 18 (2.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.28%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.81%) XenApp
6 6 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.70%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.58%) BitLocker
7 5 (0.58%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.35%) Xen
9 2 (0.23%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.12%) Samba
10 1 (0.12%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (2.79%) SCCM
2 21 (2.44%) AirWatch
3 17 (1.97%) Casper Suite
4 13 (1.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 12 (1.39%) Microsoft Clustering
6 9 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (0.93%) Kubernetes
7 8 (0.93%) ServiceCenter
8 7 (0.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 6 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.46%) Kibana
11 4 (0.46%) Puppet
11 4 (0.46%) SCOM
11 4 (0.46%) WSUS
11 4 (0.46%) yum
12 3 (0.35%) Ansible
12 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Intune
13 2 (0.23%) Nmap
13 2 (0.23%) SCSM
Vendors
1 120 (13.94%) Microsoft
2 119 (13.82%) Google
3 87 (10.10%) Apple
4 41 (4.76%) Xamarin
5 40 (4.65%) Adobe
6 29 (3.37%) Facebook
7 24 (2.79%) MobileIron
8 23 (2.67%) Symantec
9 22 (2.56%) VMware
10 21 (2.44%) HP
11 20 (2.32%) Citrix
12 15 (1.74%) Oracle
13 14 (1.63%) Atlassian
13 14 (1.63%) Red Hat
14 13 (1.51%) NetApp
15 12 (1.39%) EMC
15 12 (1.39%) IronPort
15 12 (1.39%) RightFax
16 11 (1.28%) Postini
16 11 (1.28%) Proofpoint
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Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: From £450 to £500 per day for 3 months (rolling)
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Rate: £450 to £500 p/day
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