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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Developer
Rank 429 367 412
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +45
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 222 274 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.50% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.53% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 190 146
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -64.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -64.28%

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
50844 52173 51273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.70% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33234 32322 31697
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1467 2070 2148
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 30 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 30 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 -48 202 £400 - 78
London -58 102 £425 +3.03% 40
South East -1 45 £413 +26.92% 11
City of London +40 29 £463 +10.44% 11
Yorkshire +23 20 £413 +65.00% 8
Leeds +15 19 £413 +65.00% 3
West Yorkshire +15 19 £413 +65.00% 3
Hampshire +12 16 £463 +42.30%
Scotland -4 16 £270 -38.28% 2
Portsmouth - 15 £463 -
North West -31 14 £375 +2.73% 6
Glasgow +18 13 £265 -39.42% 1
West Sussex -28 10 £375 +15.38%
Buckinghamshire +19 9 £400 -
Manchester -15 9 £413 +3.12% 3
Salford - 9 £413 -
East of England +10 8 £350 -22.22% 4
Milton Keynes - 8 £375 -
Cambridgeshire +16 7 £350 - 3
Cambridge +8 7 £350 - 3
East Midlands +5 6 £300 - 1
Tunbridge Wells -4 6 - - 1
Kent -11 6 - - 2
Gatwick +5 5 £375 +25.00%
West Midlands -13 4 £400 - 2
Birmingham +2 3 £400 -
Nottinghamshire -4 3 £310 +3.33%
Surrey -8 3 £354 -21.38% 5
Crawley -13 3 £325 -10.34%
Cheshire -20 3 £369 +5.35% 2

Android Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 449 (100.00%) Android
2 443 (98.66%) Android Development
3 234 (52.12%) Java
4 198 (44.10%) Agile Software Development
5 175 (38.98%) Android SDK
5 175 (38.98%) Mobile App
6 133 (29.62%) Mobile Development
7 98 (21.83%) Apple iOS
8 93 (20.71%) User Experience
9 90 (20.04%) TDD
10 88 (19.60%) REST
10 88 (19.60%) Android Studio
11 83 (18.49%) Git (software)
12 80 (17.82%) JSON
13 74 (16.48%) Scrum
14 72 (16.04%) Google
15 71 (15.81%) iOS Development
16 69 (15.37%) OO
17 60 (13.36%) RESTful
17 60 (13.36%) Google Play
18 50 (11.14%) BDD
19 49 (10.91%) Web Services
20 48 (10.69%) Banking
20 48 (10.69%) Continuous Integration
21 45 (10.02%) JavaScript
21 45 (10.02%) Gradle
22 44 (9.80%) Unit Testing
23 40 (8.91%) SOAP
24 39 (8.69%) Software Engineering
25 38 (8.46%) Finance

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 (1.56%) Mule
2 5 (1.11%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (1.11%) CMS
2 5 (1.11%) Node.js
3 1 (0.22%) Apache
3 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.22%) Confluence
3 1 (0.22%) JBoss
3 1 (0.22%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 60 (13.36%) Google Play
2 11 (2.45%) GitHub
3 6 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.45%) Dropbox
7 1 (0.22%) Firebase
7 1 (0.22%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.22%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.22%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.90%) Bluetooth
2 9 (2.00%) Internet
3 5 (1.11%) VoIP
4 4 (0.89%) HTTP
4 4 (0.89%) Wireless
5 3 (0.67%) NFC
6 2 (0.45%) Network Security
7 1 (0.22%) RIP
7 1 (0.22%) RTSP
7 1 (0.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.68%) SQLite
2 6 (1.34%) MongoDB
2 6 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (0.67%) NoSQL
4 3 (0.67%) RDBMS
4 3 (0.67%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.45%) MySQL
5 2 (0.45%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.22%) Big Data
6 1 (0.22%) BigQuery
6 1 (0.22%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.22%) GIS
6 1 (0.22%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.22%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 88 (19.60%) Android Studio
2 83 (18.49%) Git (software)
3 45 (10.02%) Gradle
4 37 (8.24%) Eclipse
5 33 (7.35%) Jenkins
6 20 (4.45%) Subversion
7 13 (2.90%) Bitbucket
8 12 (2.67%) JUnit
9 11 (2.45%) Appium
10 10 (2.23%) Ant
10 10 (2.23%) JIRA
11 9 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (2.00%) Sonatype Nexus
12 8 (1.78%) Mockito
12 8 (1.78%) Robolectric
12 8 (1.78%) Xcode
13 7 (1.56%) Robotium
14 6 (1.34%) git-flow
14 6 (1.34%) Maven
15 5 (1.11%) Mercurial
General
1 48 (10.69%) Banking
2 38 (8.46%) Finance
3 22 (4.90%) Retail
4 17 (3.79%) Publishing
5 13 (2.90%) Retail Banking
6 8 (1.78%) Marketing
7 7 (1.56%) Automotive
7 7 (1.56%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.34%) Electronics
8 6 (1.34%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.11%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.67%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.45%) Games
11 2 (0.45%) Legal
12 1 (0.22%) Back Office
12 1 (0.22%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (38.98%) Android SDK
2 88 (19.60%) REST
3 80 (17.82%) JSON
4 60 (13.36%) RESTful
5 49 (10.91%) Web Services
6 40 (8.91%) SOAP
7 38 (8.46%) XML
8 30 (6.68%) HTML
9 26 (5.79%) CSS
10 17 (3.79%) HTML5
10 17 (3.79%) iOS SDK
11 16 (3.56%) .NET
12 12 (2.67%) CSS3
13 10 (2.23%) AngularJS
13 10 (2.23%) Material Design
13 10 (2.23%) RxJava
14 8 (1.78%) Android NDK
15 7 (1.56%) Google Maps API
15 7 (1.56%) Java SE
15 7 (1.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 175 (38.98%) Mobile App
2 93 (20.71%) User Experience
3 26 (5.79%) Computer Science
4 25 (5.57%) Mobile Banking
5 12 (2.67%) Data Structures
6 11 (2.45%) Streaming Video
7 9 (2.00%) Video on Demand
8 8 (1.78%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.56%) Social Media
10 6 (1.34%) Social Network
11 5 (1.11%) Animation
11 5 (1.11%) Augmented Reality
11 5 (1.11%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.67%) Chromecast
12 3 (0.67%) iPad
12 3 (0.67%) Mobile Payment
12 3 (0.67%) Smartphone
12 3 (0.67%) Wiki
13 2 (0.45%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 449 (100.00%) Android
2 98 (21.83%) Apple iOS
3 10 (2.23%) Linux
4 8 (1.78%) Windows
5 4 (0.89%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.67%) Unix
7 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 443 (98.66%) Android Development
2 198 (44.10%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (29.62%) Mobile Development
4 90 (20.04%) TDD
5 74 (16.48%) Scrum
6 71 (15.81%) iOS Development
7 69 (15.37%) OO
8 50 (11.14%) BDD
9 48 (10.69%) Continuous Integration
10 44 (9.80%) Unit Testing
11 39 (8.69%) Software Engineering
12 34 (7.57%) OOP
13 22 (4.90%) Automated Testing
14 19 (4.23%) Multithreading
15 17 (3.79%) E-Commerce
15 17 (3.79%) Memory Management
16 16 (3.56%) Analytics
16 16 (3.56%) OOD
16 16 (3.56%) Open Source
17 15 (3.34%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 234 (52.12%) Java
2 45 (10.02%) JavaScript
3 29 (6.46%) Objective-C
4 17 (3.79%) Apple Swift
5 16 (3.56%) C
5 16 (3.56%) C#
6 15 (3.34%) C++
7 12 (2.67%) SQL
8 5 (1.11%) Clojure
8 5 (1.11%) PHP
8 5 (1.11%) Python
9 3 (0.67%) Ruby
10 1 (0.22%) Scala
10 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (3.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.78%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (0.89%) yum
2 3 (0.67%) AirWatch
2 3 (0.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 72 (16.04%) Google
2 20 (4.45%) Xamarin
3 6 (1.34%) SAP
4 4 (0.89%) Apple
4 4 (0.89%) Facebook
5 3 (0.67%) Kony
6 2 (0.45%) Twitter
7 1 (0.22%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.22%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.22%) Optimizely
7 1 (0.22%) Sony
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