The table below looks at the statistics for the Android Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Developer
Rank 394 363 346
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -17
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 232 253 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.50% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.53% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 165 174
Average daily rate £388 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £512 £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 16
Average hourly rate £55.00 £40.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +23.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+23.75% +23.07%

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
48576 47854 45775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.46% 94.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 31231 29881 27104
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1759 1870 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.96 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Android Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Android Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Android Developer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 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
England -3 215 £388 -3.12% 102
London -23 113 £400 -5.88% 55
South East +21 54 £380 -1.93% 17
North West -11 16 £338 -15.62% 9
Hampshire +1 15 £375 +12.78% 10
Buckinghamshire +27 14 £350 -12.50%
City of London +20 13 £425 +6.25% 14
Milton Keynes +18 12 £350 -12.50%
Manchester -13 11 £338 -15.62% 6
West Sussex - 11 £525 - 1
Yorkshire -9 10 £388 +9.92% 5
Scotland -24 10 £388 +6.16% 1
South West +3 9 £325 -7.14% 2
Oxfordshire - 8 £375 - 1
Glasgow +8 7 £338 -3.57%
Crawley - 7 £525 -
West Yorkshire -8 6 £415 +17.73% 5
Leeds -14 6 £415 +17.73% 3
Somerset +7 5 £325 +8.33%
Southampton +3 5 £360 +10.76% 1
East of England -1 5 £288 +7.47% 4
Portsmouth - 5 £350 - 3
Cheshire - 5 £368 - 1
Brighton +17 4 - -
East Sussex +13 4 - -
Gatwick - 4 £475 -
Oxford - 4 £350 -
Wales -5 3 £335 +109.37% 1
South Wales -7 3 £335 +109.37% 1
Edinburgh -25 3 £406 +6.20%

Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Android Developer in their job title 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 with Android Developer in their job title.

1 506 (100.00%) Android
2 496 (98.02%) Android Development
3 283 (55.93%) Java
4 212 (41.90%) Agile Software Development
5 182 (35.97%) Mobile App
6 178 (35.18%) Android SDK
7 147 (29.05%) Apple iOS
8 120 (23.72%) Mobile Development
9 106 (20.95%) TDD
10 105 (20.75%) iOS Development
11 100 (19.76%) REST
12 96 (18.97%) JSON
13 94 (18.58%) User Experience
14 88 (17.39%) Scrum
15 84 (16.60%) Git (software)
16 70 (13.83%) OO
17 68 (13.44%) Web Services
17 68 (13.44%) Android Studio
18 65 (12.85%) Google
19 63 (12.45%) RESTful
20 59 (11.66%) OOP
21 55 (10.87%) BDD
22 48 (9.49%) JavaScript
22 48 (9.49%) Objective-C
23 47 (9.29%) HTML
23 47 (9.29%) Unit Testing
24 46 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
25 43 (8.50%) Eclipse
26 42 (8.30%) Gradle
27 41 (8.10%) Jenkins

Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Android Developer in their job title 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 with Android Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (2.17%) Node.js
2 5 (0.99%) Confluence
3 3 (0.59%) CMS
4 2 (0.40%) IIS
5 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.20%) Facebook Platform
5 1 (0.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (0.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.58%) GitHub
2 7 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (0.79%) Heroku
3 4 (0.79%) PaaS
4 3 (0.59%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.20%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.17%) HTTP
2 9 (1.78%) Internet
3 7 (1.38%) Bluetooth
4 5 (0.99%) NFC
4 5 (0.99%) RTSP
5 4 (0.79%) VoIP
6 3 (0.59%) PPP
6 3 (0.59%) PPTP
7 2 (0.40%) Firewall
7 2 (0.40%) FTP
7 2 (0.40%) Wireless
8 1 (0.20%) iBeacon
8 1 (0.20%) Skype
8 1 (0.20%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (6.13%) SQLite
2 11 (2.17%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (0.79%) SAP HANA
4 3 (0.59%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.40%) MySQL
5 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.20%) Big Data
6 1 (0.20%) BigQuery
6 1 (0.20%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 84 (16.60%) Git (software)
2 68 (13.44%) Android Studio
3 43 (8.50%) Eclipse
4 42 (8.30%) Gradle
5 41 (8.10%) Jenkins
6 39 (7.71%) Subversion
7 16 (3.16%) Ant
7 16 (3.16%) Xcode
8 14 (2.77%) JIRA
8 14 (2.77%) Maven
8 14 (2.77%) Sonatype Nexus
9 12 (2.37%) Appium
9 12 (2.37%) Robotium
10 10 (1.98%) Artifactory
10 10 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (1.98%) Mockito
11 7 (1.38%) Bitbucket
12 6 (1.19%) IntelliJ
12 6 (1.19%) Visual Studio
13 5 (0.99%) Robolectric
General
1 38 (7.51%) Finance
2 26 (5.14%) Banking
3 21 (4.15%) Games
4 18 (3.56%) Retail
5 16 (3.16%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.37%) Publishing
7 8 (1.58%) Marketing
8 7 (1.38%) Electronics
9 6 (1.19%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.79%) Automotive
11 3 (0.59%) Advertising
11 3 (0.59%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.40%) Back Office
12 2 (0.40%) iGaming
12 2 (0.40%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.20%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (35.18%) Android SDK
2 100 (19.76%) REST
3 96 (18.97%) JSON
4 68 (13.44%) Web Services
5 63 (12.45%) RESTful
6 47 (9.29%) HTML
7 41 (8.10%) XML
8 35 (6.92%) CSS
9 34 (6.72%) SOAP
10 33 (6.52%) iOS SDK
11 29 (5.73%) HTML5
12 25 (4.94%) .NET
13 15 (2.96%) J2ME
14 12 (2.37%) CSS3
15 11 (2.17%) AngularJS
15 11 (2.17%) PhoneGap
16 10 (1.98%) J2EE
16 10 (1.98%) RoboGuice
16 10 (1.98%) XMPP
17 8 (1.58%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 182 (35.97%) Mobile App
2 94 (18.58%) User Experience
3 26 (5.14%) Computer Science
4 12 (2.37%) Social Media
5 11 (2.17%) Streaming Video
6 10 (1.98%) Data Structures
7 9 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (1.78%) Digital Media
8 7 (1.38%) Blackberry
8 7 (1.38%) Video on Demand
9 6 (1.19%) Social Network
10 5 (0.99%) Augmented Reality
10 5 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.99%) Mobile Banking
11 4 (0.79%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.79%) GPGPU
11 4 (0.79%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.79%) Mobile Payment
11 4 (0.79%) Online Games
12 2 (0.40%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 506 (100.00%) Android
2 147 (29.05%) Apple iOS
3 22 (4.35%) Windows
4 6 (1.19%) Windows Phone
5 5 (0.99%) Linux
6 3 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.40%) BlackBerry OS
7 2 (0.40%) Windows Phone 8
7 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 496 (98.02%) Android Development
2 212 (41.90%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (23.72%) Mobile Development
4 106 (20.95%) TDD
5 105 (20.75%) iOS Development
6 88 (17.39%) Scrum
7 70 (13.83%) OO
8 59 (11.66%) OOP
9 55 (10.87%) BDD
10 47 (9.29%) Unit Testing
11 46 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
12 35 (6.92%) Software Engineering
13 29 (5.73%) E-Commerce
14 19 (3.75%) Mobile Application Development
14 19 (3.75%) Project Management
15 18 (3.56%) Analytics
16 17 (3.36%) Open Source
17 14 (2.77%) Automated Testing
17 14 (2.77%) User Stories
18 13 (2.57%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 283 (55.93%) Java
2 48 (9.49%) JavaScript
2 48 (9.49%) Objective-C
3 21 (4.15%) C++
4 20 (3.95%) Apple Swift
5 19 (3.75%) C#
6 11 (2.17%) SQL
7 10 (1.98%) C
8 5 (0.99%) Python
9 4 (0.79%) PHP
10 2 (0.40%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.40%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.20%) Go
11 1 (0.20%) Ruby
11 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (5.14%) Degree
2 2 (0.40%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.94%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.59%) Firmware
2 2 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (0.99%) AirWatch
2 4 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.79%) yum
3 1 (0.20%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 65 (12.85%) Google
2 26 (5.14%) Xamarin
3 9 (1.78%) Apple
3 9 (1.78%) SAP
4 7 (1.38%) Microsoft
5 5 (0.99%) Oracle
6 3 (0.59%) Kony
6 3 (0.59%) Sencha
7 2 (0.40%) Appcelerator
7 2 (0.40%) MobileIron
8 1 (0.20%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.20%) Facebook
8 1 (0.20%) OpenText
8 1 (0.20%) Sony
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