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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Developer
Rank 431 378 405
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +27
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 229 305 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.43% 0.53% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.56% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 226 147
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £60.00

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
50794 54325 53927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.95% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33203 34727 32867
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1696 2062 2153
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 26 September 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 26 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
England -58 212 £425 - 77
London -55 119 £450 -5.26% 37
North West +26 37 £425 +21.42% 10
Manchester +27 34 £425 +21.42% 4
Yorkshire +16 18 £350 - 3
City of London -10 18 £513 +13.88% 11
Scotland +20 17 £375 -16.66% 1
West Yorkshire +16 13 £390 +7.58% 3
Glasgow +22 12 £375 -16.66% 1
South East -6 12 £325 -7.14% 6
Leeds +8 11 £413 +13.79% 3
East of England +2 8 £350 +16.66% 6
Salford - 8 £413 - 1
Bristol -1 7 £500 +33.33% 2
South West -2 7 £500 +33.33% 4
Cambridgeshire +17 6 £356 +90.00% 3
Cambridge +15 6 £356 +90.00% 3
Edinburgh +15 4 £475 -
Hampshire +9 4 £300 -31.42% 1
West Midlands -31 4 £350 -12.50% 6
Berkshire +6 3 £350 +40.00% 1
East Midlands -6 3 £450 +46.34% 5
North Yorkshire - 3 £288 -
Buckinghamshire +12 2 £440 +25.71%
Staffordshire -4 2 - - 3
Birmingham -7 2 £350 - 2
West Sussex -8 2 - - 1
Nottingham -10 2 £450 +50.00% 3
Nottinghamshire -13 2 £450 +50.00% 3
North East -26 2 £348 -

Android Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 493 (100.00%) Android
2 486 (98.58%) Android Development
3 254 (51.52%) Java
4 251 (50.91%) Agile Software Development
5 176 (35.70%) Mobile App
6 166 (33.67%) Android SDK
7 136 (27.59%) Mobile Development
8 129 (26.17%) Git (software)
9 126 (25.56%) TDD
10 119 (24.14%) Apple iOS
11 113 (22.92%) User Experience
12 101 (20.49%) Android Studio
13 99 (20.08%) REST
14 97 (19.68%) JSON
15 87 (17.65%) Google
15 87 (17.65%) iOS Development
16 81 (16.43%) Web Services
17 80 (16.23%) RESTful
18 78 (15.82%) Continuous Integration
19 71 (14.40%) Google Play
20 70 (14.20%) JavaScript
21 66 (13.39%) OO
22 62 (12.58%) E-Commerce
23 61 (12.37%) BDD
24 60 (12.17%) HTML
25 56 (11.36%) Unit Testing
26 55 (11.16%) Gradle
27 54 (10.95%) Scrum
28 53 (10.75%) Objective-C
28 53 (10.75%) CSS

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 3 (0.61%) Apache
2 2 (0.41%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (0.41%) CMS
2 2 (0.41%) Facebook Platform
2 2 (0.41%) JBoss
3 1 (0.20%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 71 (14.40%) Google Play
2 9 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.81%) GitHub
5 3 (0.61%) iTunes
6 2 (0.41%) Dropbox
6 2 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.20%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.84%) Bluetooth
2 12 (2.43%) HTTP
3 11 (2.23%) Internet
4 6 (1.22%) Network Security
5 3 (0.61%) Skype
5 3 (0.61%) VoIP
6 2 (0.41%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.41%) MQTT
6 2 (0.41%) NFC
6 2 (0.41%) Wireless
7 1 (0.20%) RIP
7 1 (0.20%) SSL
7 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (8.11%) SQLite
2 10 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (1.62%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (1.62%) MySQL
4 7 (1.42%) MongoDB
5 4 (0.81%) SQL Server
6 3 (0.61%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.41%) DB2
7 2 (0.41%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.41%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.20%) GIS
8 1 (0.20%) Mixpanel
8 1 (0.20%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 129 (26.17%) Git (software)
2 101 (20.49%) Android Studio
3 55 (11.16%) Gradle
4 40 (8.11%) Jenkins
5 29 (5.88%) JUnit
6 28 (5.68%) Eclipse
7 26 (5.27%) Robolectric
7 26 (5.27%) Robotium
8 21 (4.26%) Subversion
9 18 (3.65%) Appium
10 17 (3.45%) git-flow
11 16 (3.25%) Mockito
12 14 (2.84%) Hamcrest
12 14 (2.84%) jMock
13 12 (2.43%) Bitbucket
13 12 (2.43%) Xcode
14 9 (1.83%) JIRA
14 9 (1.83%) Mercurial
15 7 (1.42%) Mechanoid
16 5 (1.01%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 36 (7.30%) Finance
2 33 (6.69%) Banking
2 33 (6.69%) Retail
3 19 (3.85%) Publishing
4 10 (2.03%) Games
5 7 (1.42%) Marketing
6 5 (1.01%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.81%) Automotive
8 3 (0.61%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.41%) Advertising
9 2 (0.41%) Electronics
9 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.41%) Online Betting
9 2 (0.41%) Private Banking
9 2 (0.41%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.20%) Law
10 1 (0.20%) Legal
10 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (33.67%) Android SDK
2 99 (20.08%) REST
3 97 (19.68%) JSON
4 81 (16.43%) Web Services
5 80 (16.23%) RESTful
6 60 (12.17%) HTML
7 53 (10.75%) CSS
8 35 (7.10%) XML
9 33 (6.69%) iOS SDK
10 27 (5.48%) HTML5
11 24 (4.87%) jQuery
12 19 (3.85%) AngularJS
12 19 (3.85%) CSS3
13 16 (3.25%) RxJava
14 13 (2.64%) React Native
15 10 (2.03%) Cocoa
15 10 (2.03%) Google Maps API
15 10 (2.03%) Java SE
15 10 (2.03%) Node.js
15 10 (2.03%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 176 (35.70%) Mobile App
2 113 (22.92%) User Experience
3 37 (7.51%) Computer Science
4 18 (3.65%) Mobile Banking
5 16 (3.25%) Algorithms
6 13 (2.64%) Fintech
7 11 (2.23%) Data Structures
8 9 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (1.62%) Video on Demand
10 7 (1.42%) Social Media
11 6 (1.22%) Cryptography
11 6 (1.22%) Digital Media
11 6 (1.22%) Smartphone
12 5 (1.01%) Mobile Payment
13 4 (0.81%) Augmented Reality
13 4 (0.81%) NHS
14 3 (0.61%) iPhone
14 3 (0.61%) Social Network
14 3 (0.61%) STB
14 3 (0.61%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 493 (100.00%) Android
2 119 (24.14%) Apple iOS
3 12 (2.43%) Linux
3 12 (2.43%) Windows
4 3 (0.61%) Unix
4 3 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (0.61%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.20%) OS/2
5 1 (0.20%) Windows CE
5 1 (0.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 486 (98.58%) Android Development
2 251 (50.91%) Agile Software Development
3 136 (27.59%) Mobile Development
4 126 (25.56%) TDD
5 87 (17.65%) iOS Development
6 78 (15.82%) Continuous Integration
7 66 (13.39%) OO
8 62 (12.58%) E-Commerce
9 61 (12.37%) BDD
10 56 (11.36%) Unit Testing
11 54 (10.95%) Scrum
12 45 (9.13%) OOP
13 43 (8.72%) Automated Testing
14 36 (7.30%) Open Source
15 31 (6.29%) Software Engineering
16 29 (5.88%) Usability Testing
17 27 (5.48%) Web Development
18 26 (5.27%) Mobile Application Development
19 24 (4.87%) Multithreading
20 21 (4.26%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 254 (51.52%) Java
2 70 (14.20%) JavaScript
3 53 (10.75%) Objective-C
4 32 (6.49%) C++
5 29 (5.88%) SQL
6 26 (5.27%) Apple Swift
7 25 (5.07%) C
8 15 (3.04%) C#
8 15 (3.04%) Ruby
9 12 (2.43%) PHP
10 8 (1.62%) Clojure
11 5 (1.01%) Python
12 2 (0.41%) Dart
13 1 (0.20%) Cypher
13 1 (0.20%) ECMAScript
13 1 (0.20%) ES6
13 1 (0.20%) RubyMotion
13 1 (0.20%) Scala
13 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (5.68%) Degree
2 2 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.01%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.61%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.41%) yum
Vendors
1 87 (17.65%) Google
2 26 (5.27%) Facebook
3 19 (3.85%) Xamarin
4 11 (2.23%) Apple
4 11 (2.23%) Optimizely
5 6 (1.22%) Twitter
6 2 (0.41%) Kony
6 2 (0.41%) Oracle
6 2 (0.41%) SAP
6 2 (0.41%) WorldPay
7 1 (0.20%) Apigee
7 1 (0.20%) Appcelerator
7 1 (0.20%) Freescale
7 1 (0.20%) PayPal
7 1 (0.20%) Sencha
7 1 (0.20%) Telerik
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