The table below looks at the statistics for Android Development skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android Development over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Software Development
Rank 349 328 354
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +26
Contract jobs citing Android Development 330 394 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.62% 0.68% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.84% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 287 187
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 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £53.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £39.75

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43985 46966 44712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.15% 81.01% 77.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 29139 30711 27950
Median daily rate £440 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1137 1301 1222
Median hourly rate £31.00 £32.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.50 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Android Development
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Android Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Android Development Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Android Development
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Android Development within the UK.

Android Development Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Android Development
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android Development within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Android Development Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Android Development
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Android Development within the UK.

Android Development Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Android Development
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android Development within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Android Development Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Android Development
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 Development within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 -12 310 £425 - 138
London -13 190 £475 +5.55% 63
North West +16 38 £425 +21.42% 15
Manchester +20 35 £425 +21.42% 7
City of London -6 30 £538 +19.44% 21
Yorkshire +19 23 £350 - 3
South East 0 23 £325 -8.77% 11
Scotland +28 19 £375 -16.66% 1
West Yorkshire +13 16 £363 +3.57% 3
Glasgow +22 14 £375 -16.66% 1
Leeds +3 11 £401 +14.64% 3
Bristol -7 11 £500 +17.64% 4
South West -7 11 £500 +21.21% 11
East of England +6 10 £350 +16.66% 15
Berkshire +12 9 £338 +8.00% 1
Salford - 8 £413 - 2
West Midlands -21 7 £285 -18.57% 11
Cambridgeshire +19 6 £356 +58.33% 7
Cambridge +17 6 £356 +58.33% 6
Hampshire +8 4 £300 -31.42% 2
North Yorkshire +4 4 £288 -
East Midlands -6 4 £375 +50.00% 7
Brighton - 4 £348 - 2
East Sussex - 4 £348 - 2
Reading +19 3 £338 +35.00%
Edinburgh +11 3 £475 +46.15%
Essex +3 3 £300 -7.69%
Birmingham -5 3 £350 - 3
Bracknell - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire +15 2 £440 +25.71% 2

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Android Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Android Development.

1 664 (100.00%) Android
2 345 (51.96%) Agile Software Development
3 293 (44.13%) Java
4 258 (38.86%) Apple iOS
5 241 (36.30%) iOS Development
6 223 (33.58%) Mobile App
7 194 (29.22%) Mobile Development
8 184 (27.71%) Android SDK
9 182 (27.41%) TDD
10 165 (24.85%) Git (software)
11 148 (22.29%) User Experience
12 133 (20.03%) JavaScript
13 126 (18.98%) HTML
14 115 (17.32%) JSON
15 110 (16.57%) CSS
16 107 (16.11%) REST
17 104 (15.66%) Android Studio
18 103 (15.51%) RESTful
19 96 (14.46%) Continuous Integration
20 95 (14.31%) BDD
21 94 (14.16%) Web Services
22 93 (14.01%) Google
23 90 (13.55%) Objective-C
24 88 (13.25%) Scrum
24 88 (13.25%) E-Commerce
25 82 (12.35%) OO
26 76 (11.45%) Google Play
27 68 (10.24%) Unit Testing
28 63 (9.49%) HTML5
29 60 (9.04%) C#

Android Development
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 10 (1.51%) Apache
2 5 (0.75%) CMS
2 5 (0.75%) Marvel
3 4 (0.60%) nginx
4 3 (0.45%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.30%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (0.30%) Facebook Platform
5 2 (0.30%) JBoss
5 2 (0.30%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.15%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.15%) Confluence
6 1 (0.15%) Drupal
6 1 (0.15%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.15%) Mule
Applications
1 9 (1.36%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (1.36%) Photoshop
2 6 (0.90%) InVision
2 6 (0.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 76 (11.45%) Google Play
2 34 (5.12%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.36%) iTunes
5 8 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.90%) GitHub
7 4 (0.60%) Bluemix
7 4 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.60%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (0.30%) Dropbox
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.15%) CloudBees
9 1 (0.15%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.15%) Heroku
9 1 (0.15%) IaaS
9 1 (0.15%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.15%) PaaS
9 1 (0.15%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.16%) Internet
2 15 (2.26%) HTTP
3 13 (1.96%) Bluetooth
4 8 (1.20%) Network Security
5 3 (0.45%) NFC
5 3 (0.45%) Skype
5 3 (0.45%) VoIP
6 2 (0.30%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.30%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.30%) MQTT
6 2 (0.30%) Wireless
7 1 (0.15%) iBeacon
7 1 (0.15%) RIP
7 1 (0.15%) SSL
7 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (6.17%) SQLite
2 14 (2.11%) MongoDB
3 12 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (1.66%) MySQL
5 10 (1.51%) SQL Server
6 8 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (1.05%) Relational Database
8 6 (0.90%) GIS
9 4 (0.60%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.60%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.45%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.30%) DB2
12 1 (0.15%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.15%) Mixpanel
12 1 (0.15%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 165 (24.85%) Git (software)
2 104 (15.66%) Android Studio
3 57 (8.58%) Gradle
4 53 (7.98%) Jenkins
5 39 (5.87%) Subversion
6 30 (4.52%) JUnit
7 29 (4.37%) Eclipse
8 27 (4.07%) JIRA
9 25 (3.77%) Robolectric
9 25 (3.77%) Robotium
10 22 (3.31%) Xcode
11 18 (2.71%) Appium
11 18 (2.71%) git-flow
12 16 (2.41%) Bitbucket
12 16 (2.41%) Mockito
13 14 (2.11%) Hamcrest
13 14 (2.11%) jMock
13 14 (2.11%) Maven
13 14 (2.11%) Mercurial
14 12 (1.81%) Calabash
General
1 55 (8.28%) Finance
2 48 (7.23%) Retail
3 44 (6.63%) Banking
4 21 (3.16%) Publishing
5 19 (2.86%) Games
6 15 (2.26%) Marketing
7 6 (0.90%) Automotive
8 5 (0.75%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.75%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.45%) Advertising
9 3 (0.45%) Front Office
9 3 (0.45%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.30%) Electronics
10 2 (0.30%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.30%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.30%) Online Betting
10 2 (0.30%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.15%) Back Office
11 1 (0.15%) Legal
11 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 596 (89.76%) Developer
2 479 (72.14%) Android Developer
3 103 (15.51%) Senior Developer
4 89 (13.40%) iOS Developer
5 85 (12.80%) Mobile Developer
6 83 (12.50%) Senior Android Developer
7 61 (9.19%) iOS Android Developer
8 51 (7.68%) Java Developer
9 45 (6.78%) Applications Developer
10 42 (6.33%) Java Android Developer
11 27 (4.07%) Xamarin Developer
12 25 (3.77%) Android Engineer
12 25 (3.77%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 22 (3.31%) Lead Developer
14 18 (2.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 18 (2.71%) Senior iOS Developer
15 16 (2.41%) Lead Android Developer
16 15 (2.26%) UI Developer
17 14 (2.11%) Designer
17 14 (2.11%) Java Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (27.71%) Android SDK
2 126 (18.98%) HTML
3 115 (17.32%) JSON
4 110 (16.57%) CSS
5 107 (16.11%) REST
6 103 (15.51%) RESTful
7 94 (14.16%) Web Services
8 63 (9.49%) HTML5
9 57 (8.58%) AngularJS
9 57 (8.58%) XML
10 48 (7.23%) CSS3
11 47 (7.08%) .NET
12 45 (6.78%) iOS SDK
13 42 (6.33%) Node.js
14 31 (4.67%) Cocoa
15 26 (3.92%) jQuery
16 25 (3.77%) React
17 21 (3.16%) PhoneGap
18 17 (2.56%) RxJava
19 16 (2.41%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 223 (33.58%) Mobile App
2 148 (22.29%) User Experience
3 49 (7.38%) Computer Science
4 28 (4.22%) iPhone
5 23 (3.46%) Algorithms
6 21 (3.16%) Mobile Banking
7 17 (2.56%) iPad
8 15 (2.26%) Data Structures
9 13 (1.96%) Fintech
10 11 (1.66%) Social Media
11 10 (1.51%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (1.36%) Animation
13 8 (1.20%) Augmented Reality
13 8 (1.20%) Digital Media
13 8 (1.20%) Video on Demand
14 7 (1.05%) Mathematics
14 7 (1.05%) Smartphone
15 6 (0.90%) Cryptography
15 6 (0.90%) Device Driver
15 6 (0.90%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 664 (100.00%) Android
2 258 (38.86%) Apple iOS
3 32 (4.82%) Linux
4 31 (4.67%) Windows
5 6 (0.90%) Windows Phone
6 5 (0.75%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.45%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.45%) Unix
7 3 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.30%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.15%) CentOS
9 1 (0.15%) OS/2
9 1 (0.15%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.15%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 345 (51.96%) Agile Software Development
2 241 (36.30%) iOS Development
3 194 (29.22%) Mobile Development
4 182 (27.41%) TDD
5 96 (14.46%) Continuous Integration
6 95 (14.31%) BDD
7 88 (13.25%) E-Commerce
7 88 (13.25%) Scrum
8 82 (12.35%) OO
9 68 (10.24%) Unit Testing
10 54 (8.13%) Automated Testing
11 52 (7.83%) OOP
12 51 (7.68%) Open Source
13 43 (6.48%) Software Engineering
14 41 (6.17%) Mobile Application Development
15 35 (5.27%) Web Development
16 31 (4.67%) Pair Programming
17 28 (4.22%) Front End Development
17 28 (4.22%) Multithreading
17 28 (4.22%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 293 (44.13%) Java
2 133 (20.03%) JavaScript
3 90 (13.55%) Objective-C
4 60 (9.04%) C#
5 54 (8.13%) C++
6 52 (7.83%) Apple Swift
7 37 (5.57%) C
8 36 (5.42%) SQL
9 25 (3.77%) PHP
10 20 (3.01%) Ruby
11 18 (2.71%) Python
12 9 (1.36%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.20%) Clojure
14 7 (1.05%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.90%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.30%) ECMAScript
16 2 (0.30%) Go
16 2 (0.30%) PHP 5
16 2 (0.30%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.15%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 42 (6.33%) Degree
2 3 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (0.30%) PhD
4 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.15%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.41%) QA
2 2 (0.30%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (1.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.60%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.45%) Puppet
3 3 (0.45%) yum
4 2 (0.30%) Ansible
4 2 (0.30%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 93 (14.01%) Google
2 46 (6.93%) Xamarin
3 28 (4.22%) Facebook
4 12 (1.81%) Apple
5 11 (1.66%) Optimizely
6 10 (1.51%) Microsoft
7 9 (1.36%) Oracle
8 8 (1.20%) Twitter
9 7 (1.05%) Adobe
10 3 (0.45%) Citrix
10 3 (0.45%) Kony
11 2 (0.30%) Appcelerator
11 2 (0.30%) Cisco
11 2 (0.30%) ComArch
11 2 (0.30%) OpenText
11 2 (0.30%) PayPal
11 2 (0.30%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.30%) SAP
11 2 (0.30%) Telerik
12 1 (0.15%) Perforce
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