The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Android Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Developer
Rank 393 367 369
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 264 293 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.52% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.55% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 196 177
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50855 53109 50264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.79% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 33119 33427 30819
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £567 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1517 2011 2032
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Android Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Android Developer in the job title.

Android Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Android Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Android Developer within the UK.

Android Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Android Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Android Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Android Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Android Developer within the UK.

Android Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Android Developer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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
England -37 245 £425 +6.25% 89
London -24 139 £463 +9.46% 45
South East +6 45 £425 +29.77% 8
City of London +49 38 £475 +8.57% 15
Hampshire +22 17 £463 +43.96% 1
Scotland +1 17 £275 -21.42%
Cambridge +32 16 £350 +12.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +26 16 £350 +12.00% 2
East of England +21 16 £350 -20.00% 4
Portsmouth - 16 £463 - 1
Glasgow +18 15 £273 -22.14%
Yorkshire +17 15 £413 +65.00% 5
North West -36 15 £425 +14.86% 13
Leeds +8 11 £413 +65.00% 3
West Yorkshire -2 11 £413 +65.00% 3
Manchester -12 10 £425 +7.59% 7
Salford - 8 £450 -
Buckinghamshire +12 7 £425 +25.92% 1
West Sussex -20 7 £425 +30.76%
Kent +1 6 - - 1
Tunbridge Wells -5 6 - -
Milton Keynes - 6 - -
Bristol +2 5 £488 +14.70% 3
South West -18 5 £488 +20.00% 6
Surrey -3 4 £388 - 3
Crawley -6 4 £425 +17.24%
Cheshire -23 4 £425 +21.42% 2
East Midlands +1 3 £330 +10.00% 4
Nottingham -3 3 £330 +10.00% 3
Nottinghamshire -8 3 £330 +10.00% 3

Android Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Android Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Android Developer in the job title.

1 490 (100.00%) Android
2 486 (99.18%) Android Development
3 245 (50.00%) Java
4 225 (45.92%) Agile Software Development
5 194 (39.59%) Mobile App
6 186 (37.96%) Android SDK
7 138 (28.16%) Mobile Development
8 112 (22.86%) User Experience
9 108 (22.04%) TDD
10 102 (20.82%) Apple iOS
11 99 (20.20%) Git (software)
12 96 (19.59%) REST
12 96 (19.59%) Android Studio
13 91 (18.57%) JSON
14 83 (16.94%) Google
15 77 (15.71%) OO
16 75 (15.31%) iOS Development
17 72 (14.69%) Google Play
18 70 (14.29%) RESTful
19 67 (13.67%) Web Services
19 67 (13.67%) Scrum
20 64 (13.06%) Continuous Integration
21 54 (11.02%) Gradle
22 53 (10.82%) Unit Testing
23 50 (10.20%) JavaScript
24 48 (9.80%) BDD
25 46 (9.39%) Banking
26 39 (7.96%) Finance
26 39 (7.96%) XML
27 38 (7.76%) E-Commerce

Android Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 7 (1.43%) Mule
2 5 (1.02%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (1.02%) CMS
3 2 (0.41%) JBoss
4 1 (0.20%) Apache
4 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.20%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 6 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 72 (14.69%) Google Play
2 10 (2.04%) GitHub
3 9 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.41%) Dropbox
7 1 (0.20%) Firebase
7 1 (0.20%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.20%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.20%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.65%) Bluetooth
2 9 (1.84%) Internet
3 4 (0.82%) HTTP
3 4 (0.82%) Network Security
3 4 (0.82%) VoIP
3 4 (0.82%) Wireless
4 3 (0.61%) NFC
5 1 (0.20%) RIP
5 1 (0.20%) RTSP
5 1 (0.20%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (6.33%) SQLite
2 9 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (1.43%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.61%) MySQL
5 3 (0.61%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.61%) RDBMS
5 3 (0.61%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.20%) BigQuery
6 1 (0.20%) GIS
6 1 (0.20%) Mixpanel
6 1 (0.20%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 99 (20.20%) Git (software)
2 96 (19.59%) Android Studio
3 54 (11.02%) Gradle
4 36 (7.35%) Eclipse
5 34 (6.94%) Jenkins
6 21 (4.29%) JUnit
7 18 (3.67%) Robolectric
8 15 (3.06%) Appium
8 15 (3.06%) git-flow
9 13 (2.65%) Mockito
9 13 (2.65%) Robotium
9 13 (2.65%) Subversion
10 12 (2.45%) Bitbucket
11 11 (2.24%) Hamcrest
11 11 (2.24%) jMock
12 10 (2.04%) Mercurial
13 9 (1.84%) JIRA
14 7 (1.43%) Xcode
15 5 (1.02%) Ant
15 5 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 46 (9.39%) Banking
2 39 (7.96%) Finance
3 25 (5.10%) Retail
4 14 (2.86%) Publishing
5 13 (2.65%) Retail Banking
6 9 (1.84%) Marketing
7 7 (1.43%) Automotive
7 7 (1.43%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.22%) Electronics
8 6 (1.22%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.02%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.61%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.41%) Advertising
11 2 (0.41%) Legal
12 1 (0.20%) French Language
12 1 (0.20%) Games
12 1 (0.20%) German Language
12 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.20%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (37.96%) Android SDK
2 96 (19.59%) REST
3 91 (18.57%) JSON
4 70 (14.29%) RESTful
5 67 (13.67%) Web Services
6 39 (7.96%) XML
7 36 (7.35%) HTML
8 34 (6.94%) SOAP
9 28 (5.71%) CSS
10 24 (4.90%) iOS SDK
11 18 (3.67%) HTML5
12 14 (2.86%) RxJava
13 13 (2.65%) CSS3
14 10 (2.04%) .NET
14 10 (2.04%) Google Maps API
15 9 (1.84%) AngularJS
15 9 (1.84%) Java SE
15 9 (1.84%) jQuery
16 8 (1.63%) Material Design
16 8 (1.63%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 194 (39.59%) Mobile App
2 112 (22.86%) User Experience
3 25 (5.10%) Computer Science
3 25 (5.10%) Mobile Banking
4 16 (3.27%) Algorithms
4 16 (3.27%) Data Structures
5 8 (1.63%) Video on Demand
6 7 (1.43%) Social Network
7 6 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.22%) Mobile Payment
8 5 (1.02%) Animation
8 5 (1.02%) Augmented Reality
8 5 (1.02%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.02%) Streaming Video
9 4 (0.82%) Cryptography
9 4 (0.82%) Social Media
10 3 (0.61%) iPad
10 3 (0.61%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.61%) STB
10 3 (0.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 490 (100.00%) Android
2 102 (20.82%) Apple iOS
3 14 (2.86%) Linux
4 9 (1.84%) Windows
5 4 (0.82%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.61%) Unix
7 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.20%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 486 (99.18%) Android Development
2 225 (45.92%) Agile Software Development
3 138 (28.16%) Mobile Development
4 108 (22.04%) TDD
5 77 (15.71%) OO
6 75 (15.31%) iOS Development
7 67 (13.67%) Scrum
8 64 (13.06%) Continuous Integration
9 53 (10.82%) Unit Testing
10 48 (9.80%) BDD
11 38 (7.76%) E-Commerce
12 36 (7.35%) Software Engineering
13 35 (7.14%) OOP
14 31 (6.33%) Open Source
15 30 (6.12%) Automated Testing
16 24 (4.90%) Analytics
17 23 (4.69%) Mobile Application Development
17 23 (4.69%) Multithreading
18 22 (4.49%) Memory Management
19 20 (4.08%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 245 (50.00%) Java
2 50 (10.20%) JavaScript
3 32 (6.53%) Objective-C
4 23 (4.69%) C++
5 21 (4.29%) C
6 19 (3.88%) SQL
7 16 (3.27%) C#
8 15 (3.06%) Apple Swift
9 11 (2.24%) Ruby
10 8 (1.63%) Clojure
11 6 (1.22%) PHP
12 5 (1.02%) Python
13 1 (0.20%) RubyMotion
13 1 (0.20%) Scala
13 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (3.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.84%) QA
System Software
1 4 (0.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.82%) Kubernetes
1 4 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (0.82%) yum
2 3 (0.61%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 83 (16.94%) Google
2 19 (3.88%) Xamarin
3 16 (3.27%) Facebook
4 8 (1.63%) Optimizely
5 7 (1.43%) Apple
6 6 (1.22%) SAP
7 3 (0.61%) Kony
7 3 (0.61%) Twitter
8 1 (0.20%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.20%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.20%) PayPal
8 1 (0.20%) Sencha
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Lennon Wright
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Talent International
Rate: £320 - £375 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Tadcaster, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bagshot, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Spectrum IT
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 26 days ago