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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Developer
Rank 440 409 419
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +10
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 222 241 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.43% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.46% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 162 134
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 8
Median hourly rate £55.00 £12.50 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+340.00% -62.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -61.53%

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
52698 52839 51404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.88% 94.71% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 34350 32058 31435
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1506 2120 2116
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.46 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.22% -0.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -51 205 £400 - 76
London -53 94 £425 - 44
South East +4 50 £400 +23.07% 14
City of London +24 22 £481 +16.66% 7
North West -11 21 £375 +4.89% 3
Yorkshire +18 19 £390 +56.00% 6
West Yorkshire +17 19 £390 +56.00% 3
Leeds +12 19 £390 +56.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +24 16 £375 - 1
West Sussex -16 14 £375 +15.38%
Hampshire +6 13 £456 +38.25% 4
Portsmouth - 12 £463 - 3
Milton Keynes - 12 £375 - 1
Scotland -11 10 £413 +10.00% 4
Manchester -10 9 £400 +14.28% 3
Cheshire -17 9 £375 +2.73%
Gatwick +9 8 £375 +20.00%
Glasgow +8 7 £425 -2.85% 4
East Midlands +16 6 £300 -29.41% 2
East of England +5 6 £350 - 4
Crawley -7 6 £388 +6.89%
Cambridgeshire +13 5 £350 - 2
Cambridge +2 5 £350 - 2
Warrington -9 5 £363 -
Salford - 5 £375 -
West Midlands -9 4 £400 -
Northamptonshire - 4 £320 -
Birmingham 0 3 £400 -
Tunbridge Wells -7 3 - - 1
South West -13 3 £338 -1.81% 1

Android Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 452 (100.00%) Android
2 445 (98.45%) Android Development
3 247 (54.65%) Java
4 192 (42.48%) Agile Software Development
5 185 (40.93%) Android SDK
6 182 (40.27%) Mobile App
7 131 (28.98%) Mobile Development
8 110 (24.34%) Apple iOS
9 94 (20.80%) TDD
9 94 (20.80%) User Experience
10 88 (19.47%) REST
11 80 (17.70%) JSON
11 80 (17.70%) Scrum
11 80 (17.70%) Android Studio
12 77 (17.04%) iOS Development
13 75 (16.59%) Git (software)
14 69 (15.27%) Google
15 66 (14.60%) OO
16 61 (13.50%) RESTful
17 53 (11.73%) BDD
18 47 (10.40%) Web Services
19 44 (9.73%) Banking
19 44 (9.73%) Continuous Integration
19 44 (9.73%) Gradle
20 43 (9.51%) JavaScript
21 42 (9.29%) Unit Testing
22 40 (8.85%) SOAP
23 39 (8.63%) Jenkins
24 38 (8.41%) Software Engineering
25 37 (8.19%) Eclipse

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 (1.55%) Mule
2 5 (1.11%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (1.11%) CMS
2 5 (1.11%) Confluence
3 4 (0.88%) Node.js
4 2 (0.44%) IIS
5 1 (0.22%) Apache
5 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.22%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.43%) GitHub
2 6 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.22%) Firebase
5 1 (0.22%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.22%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.88%) Bluetooth
2 7 (1.55%) HTTP
3 6 (1.33%) Internet
4 4 (0.88%) VoIP
4 4 (0.88%) Wireless
5 3 (0.66%) NFC
6 2 (0.44%) Firewall
6 2 (0.44%) Network Security
6 2 (0.44%) RTSP
7 1 (0.22%) PPP
7 1 (0.22%) PPTP
7 1 (0.22%) RIP
7 1 (0.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.42%) SQLite
2 4 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (0.88%) SAP HANA
2 4 (0.88%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.66%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.22%) Big Data
5 1 (0.22%) BigQuery
5 1 (0.22%) MySQL
5 1 (0.22%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.22%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 80 (17.70%) Android Studio
2 75 (16.59%) Git (software)
3 44 (9.73%) Gradle
4 39 (8.63%) Jenkins
5 37 (8.19%) Eclipse
6 24 (5.31%) Subversion
7 16 (3.54%) JIRA
8 15 (3.32%) Ant
9 13 (2.88%) Appium
9 13 (2.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 13 (2.88%) Bitbucket
9 13 (2.88%) Sonatype Nexus
10 11 (2.43%) JUnit
10 11 (2.43%) Mockito
10 11 (2.43%) Xcode
11 10 (2.21%) Maven
11 10 (2.21%) Robotium
12 9 (1.99%) Artifactory
13 8 (1.77%) Travis CI
14 6 (1.33%) Robolectric
General
1 44 (9.73%) Banking
2 34 (7.52%) Finance
3 23 (5.09%) Retail
4 18 (3.98%) Publishing
5 13 (2.88%) Retail Banking
6 10 (2.21%) Marketing
7 9 (1.99%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.55%) Electronics
8 7 (1.55%) Games
9 6 (1.33%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.11%) Automotive
11 4 (0.88%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.66%) Online Betting
13 2 (0.44%) iGaming
13 2 (0.44%) Legal
14 1 (0.22%) Back Office
14 1 (0.22%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (40.93%) Android SDK
2 88 (19.47%) REST
3 80 (17.70%) JSON
4 61 (13.50%) RESTful
5 47 (10.40%) Web Services
6 40 (8.85%) SOAP
7 32 (7.08%) XML
8 31 (6.86%) HTML
9 24 (5.31%) CSS
10 21 (4.65%) iOS SDK
11 20 (4.42%) HTML5
12 18 (3.98%) .NET
13 11 (2.43%) J2EE
14 10 (2.21%) Android NDK
14 10 (2.21%) AngularJS
15 9 (1.99%) CSS3
15 9 (1.99%) J2ME
15 9 (1.99%) RoboGuice
15 9 (1.99%) RxJava
16 7 (1.55%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 182 (40.27%) Mobile App
2 94 (20.80%) User Experience
3 24 (5.31%) Computer Science
4 20 (4.42%) Mobile Banking
5 13 (2.88%) Data Structures
6 12 (2.65%) Streaming Video
7 9 (1.99%) Social Media
7 9 (1.99%) Video on Demand
8 7 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.33%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (1.33%) Augmented Reality
9 6 (1.33%) Digital Media
9 6 (1.33%) Social Network
10 4 (0.88%) Animation
11 3 (0.66%) Chromecast
11 3 (0.66%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (0.66%) Wiki
12 2 (0.44%) Over-the-Top Content
12 2 (0.44%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 452 (100.00%) Android
2 110 (24.34%) Apple iOS
3 13 (2.88%) Windows
4 5 (1.11%) Linux
5 4 (0.88%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.22%) Unix
7 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 445 (98.45%) Android Development
2 192 (42.48%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (28.98%) Mobile Development
4 94 (20.80%) TDD
5 80 (17.70%) Scrum
6 77 (17.04%) iOS Development
7 66 (14.60%) OO
8 53 (11.73%) BDD
9 44 (9.73%) Continuous Integration
10 42 (9.29%) Unit Testing
11 38 (8.41%) Software Engineering
12 33 (7.30%) OOP
13 21 (4.65%) E-Commerce
14 20 (4.42%) Automated Testing
14 20 (4.42%) Mobile Application Development
15 18 (3.98%) Analytics
16 14 (3.10%) OOD
16 14 (3.10%) User Stories
17 13 (2.88%) Project Management
18 12 (2.65%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 247 (54.65%) Java
2 43 (9.51%) JavaScript
3 30 (6.64%) Objective-C
4 17 (3.76%) Apple Swift
4 17 (3.76%) C#
5 15 (3.32%) C
5 15 (3.32%) C++
6 9 (1.99%) SQL
7 5 (1.11%) PHP
7 5 (1.11%) Python
8 4 (0.88%) Clojure
9 3 (0.66%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.22%) Go
10 1 (0.22%) Scala
10 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (3.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.43%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.22%) Docker
2 1 (0.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (0.66%) AirWatch
1 3 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.66%) yum
2 1 (0.22%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 69 (15.27%) Google
2 21 (4.65%) Xamarin
3 10 (2.21%) SAP
4 3 (0.66%) Apple
4 3 (0.66%) Kony
4 3 (0.66%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.44%) Appcelerator
6 1 (0.22%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.22%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.22%) OpenText
6 1 (0.22%) Sencha
6 1 (0.22%) Sony
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