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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Developer
Rank 374 387 420
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +33
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 253 278 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.51% 0.51% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.53% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 186 168
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +2.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £36.50

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
46857 52091 52770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.54% 94.71% 93.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 30652 33213 33381
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1649 2008 2171
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +12 230 £400 - 109
London -27 92 £419 -5.89% 61
South East +6 42 £325 -38.09% 7
East of England +37 36 £336 +22.27% 8
North West -11 22 £400 +10.34% 10
Scotland +9 20 £375 -16.66% 3
Manchester 0 20 £400 +10.34% 6
Yorkshire +30 16 £325 -7.14% 2
Glasgow +7 13 £375 -16.66%
Essex - 13 £263 - 1
West Yorkshire +29 12 £400 -1.23% 1
City of London -16 12 £425 -5.55% 14
Leeds +26 11 £408 +0.61%
Buckinghamshire +16 11 £394 +21.15%
Cambridgeshire +12 11 £335 - 5
Bedfordshire - 10 £450 - 1
Kent - 10 £325 - 2
Cambridge +16 8 £330 - 4
Milton Keynes +9 8 £394 +16.66%
Tunbridge Wells - 8 £325 - 2
West Sussex -2 7 £488 -11.36%
Berkshire - 7 - - 3
Bedford - 7 £450 - 1
East Sussex +14 6 - -
Brighton +8 6 - -
West Midlands -15 6 £350 -10.82% 8
Edinburgh +20 5 £475 +18.75% 3
Crawley +13 5 £488 -10.55%
East Midlands +5 5 £400 +6.66% 7
South West 0 5 £350 +7.69% 5

Android Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 481 (100.00%) Android
2 467 (97.09%) Android Development
3 245 (50.94%) Java
4 240 (49.90%) Agile Software Development
5 175 (36.38%) Mobile App
6 169 (35.14%) Android SDK
7 137 (28.48%) Mobile Development
8 126 (26.20%) TDD
9 124 (25.78%) Apple iOS
10 107 (22.25%) Git (software)
11 100 (20.79%) JSON
11 100 (20.79%) Android Studio
12 92 (19.13%) REST
13 88 (18.30%) User Experience
14 86 (17.88%) iOS Development
15 85 (17.67%) Web Services
16 70 (14.55%) RESTful
17 69 (14.35%) Continuous Integration
18 67 (13.93%) JavaScript
19 65 (13.51%) Google
20 58 (12.06%) E-Commerce
21 54 (11.23%) Google Play
22 52 (10.81%) BDD
23 51 (10.60%) HTML
24 49 (10.19%) Objective-C
25 48 (9.98%) Scrum
26 46 (9.56%) OO
27 45 (9.36%) Gradle
28 41 (8.52%) CSS
29 39 (8.11%) XML

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 2 (0.42%) Apache
1 2 (0.42%) Apache ServiceMix
1 2 (0.42%) Facebook Platform
1 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (1.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 54 (11.23%) Google Play
2 9 (1.87%) GitHub
3 5 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.83%) iTunes
5 3 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.42%) Slack
6 2 (0.42%) TestFlight
7 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.29%) Bluetooth
1 11 (2.29%) HTTP
2 7 (1.46%) Internet
3 5 (1.04%) Network Security
4 3 (0.62%) NFC
4 3 (0.62%) RTSP
4 3 (0.62%) Skype
5 2 (0.42%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.42%) MQTT
5 2 (0.42%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.21%) SSL
6 1 (0.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (7.48%) SQLite
2 14 (2.91%) MySQL
3 10 (2.08%) SQL Server
4 4 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.62%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (0.62%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.42%) Big Data
6 2 (0.42%) DB2
7 1 (0.21%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.21%) Mixpanel
7 1 (0.21%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 107 (22.25%) Git (software)
2 100 (20.79%) Android Studio
3 45 (9.36%) Gradle
4 34 (7.07%) Eclipse
4 34 (7.07%) Jenkins
5 27 (5.61%) JUnit
6 22 (4.57%) Subversion
7 19 (3.95%) Robotium
8 18 (3.74%) Robolectric
9 13 (2.70%) Appium
10 12 (2.49%) JIRA
10 12 (2.49%) Xcode
11 10 (2.08%) Calabash
11 10 (2.08%) Mockito
12 8 (1.66%) git-flow
12 8 (1.66%) Hamcrest
12 8 (1.66%) jMock
13 6 (1.25%) Mechanoid
14 5 (1.04%) CocoaPods
14 5 (1.04%) Selenium
General
1 36 (7.48%) Retail
2 30 (6.24%) Finance
3 26 (5.41%) Games
4 25 (5.20%) Banking
5 15 (3.12%) Publishing
6 7 (1.46%) Marketing
7 4 (0.83%) Automotive
8 3 (0.62%) Advertising
8 3 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.62%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.42%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.42%) Private Banking
9 2 (0.42%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.21%) Electronics
10 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.21%) French Language
10 1 (0.21%) German Language
10 1 (0.21%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.21%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (35.14%) Android SDK
2 100 (20.79%) JSON
3 92 (19.13%) REST
4 85 (17.67%) Web Services
5 70 (14.55%) RESTful
6 51 (10.60%) HTML
7 41 (8.52%) CSS
8 39 (8.11%) XML
9 32 (6.65%) iOS SDK
10 23 (4.78%) AngularJS
11 21 (4.37%) HTML5
12 20 (4.16%) jQuery
13 19 (3.95%) OpenGL
14 18 (3.74%) React Native
14 18 (3.74%) RxJava
15 17 (3.53%) .NET
16 14 (2.91%) Apache Cordova
16 14 (2.91%) CSS3
17 13 (2.70%) React
18 10 (2.08%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 175 (36.38%) Mobile App
2 88 (18.30%) User Experience
3 29 (6.03%) Computer Science
4 13 (2.70%) Mobile Banking
5 12 (2.49%) Data Structures
5 12 (2.49%) Fintech
6 11 (2.29%) Video on Demand
7 9 (1.87%) Algorithms
7 9 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (1.46%) Smartphone
8 7 (1.46%) Social Media
9 6 (1.25%) Animation
9 6 (1.25%) Augmented Reality
9 6 (1.25%) Digital Media
10 5 (1.04%) 3D Graphics
10 5 (1.04%) Cryptography
10 5 (1.04%) iPhone
10 5 (1.04%) Streaming Media
11 4 (0.83%) Apple TV
11 4 (0.83%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 481 (100.00%) Android
2 124 (25.78%) Apple iOS
3 15 (3.12%) Windows
4 4 (0.83%) Linux
4 4 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (0.42%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.21%) OS/2
6 1 (0.21%) Unix
6 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.21%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 467 (97.09%) Android Development
2 240 (49.90%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (28.48%) Mobile Development
4 126 (26.20%) TDD
5 86 (17.88%) iOS Development
6 69 (14.35%) Continuous Integration
7 58 (12.06%) E-Commerce
8 52 (10.81%) BDD
9 48 (9.98%) Scrum
10 46 (9.56%) OO
11 33 (6.86%) OOP
12 32 (6.65%) Unit Testing
13 28 (5.82%) Software Engineering
14 26 (5.41%) Pair Programming
15 25 (5.20%) Open Source
15 25 (5.20%) Usability Testing
16 23 (4.78%) Mobile Application Development
17 22 (4.57%) Automated Testing
18 21 (4.37%) Memory Management
19 19 (3.95%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 245 (50.94%) Java
2 67 (13.93%) JavaScript
3 49 (10.19%) Objective-C
4 32 (6.65%) Apple Swift
5 27 (5.61%) C++
6 24 (4.99%) C#
6 24 (4.99%) SQL
7 21 (4.37%) PHP
8 16 (3.33%) C
9 12 (2.49%) Ruby
10 9 (1.87%) ES6
11 6 (1.25%) Python
12 3 (0.62%) Clojure
13 2 (0.42%) Dart
13 2 (0.42%) ECMAScript
13 2 (0.42%) Groovy
14 1 (0.21%) Perl
14 1 (0.21%) RubyMotion
Qualifications
1 32 (6.65%) Degree
2 4 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.99%) QA
2 5 (1.04%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.42%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (0.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.21%) yum
Vendors
1 65 (13.51%) Google
2 30 (6.24%) Xamarin
3 19 (3.95%) Facebook
4 15 (3.12%) Apple
5 7 (1.46%) Citrix
5 7 (1.46%) Optimizely
6 4 (0.83%) Twitter
7 3 (0.62%) Apigee
8 2 (0.42%) DoubleClick
8 2 (0.42%) Kony
8 2 (0.42%) Oracle
8 2 (0.42%) PayPal
8 2 (0.42%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.21%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.21%) Freescale
9 1 (0.21%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.21%) Telerik
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