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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Android Software Development
UK
Rank 283 356 338
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -18
Contract jobs citing Android Development 329 284 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.74% 0.55% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.66% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 177 203
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £300 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £355 £360
% change year-on-year
+7.39% -1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 9
Median hourly rate £38.50 £43.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.98% +8.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £41.90 £33.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £55.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £44.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.02%

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
36679 42732 41310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.31% 82.43% 79.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 24330 27936 26209
Median daily rate £450 £425 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 939 1157 1103
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +42.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +81 309 £413 +7.49% 117
London +18 132 £450 +7.78% 52
South East +4 53 £381 +1.66% 18
East of England +48 47 £325 -7.14% 9
Yorkshire +39 27 £400 -3.61% 6
Buckinghamshire +11 27 £355 -5.33%
West Yorkshire +28 25 £420 +1.20% 5
Leeds +25 25 £420 +1.20% 3
Cambridgeshire - 20 £325 - 8
North West +28 18 £425 +30.76% 12
Scotland +29 16 £400 - 3
West Midlands +23 16 £350 -16.16% 9
Cambridge - 16 £325 - 8
Milton Keynes +1 15 £355 -5.33%
Manchester +19 14 £425 +25.92% 9
City of London +9 14 £488 +21.87% 9
Hampshire +5 14 £425 +19.71% 5
Bedfordshire - 11 £450 -
East Midlands +5 10 £450 +63.63% 5
Essex +4 10 £350 -15.15%
Portsmouth -1 10 £425 +25.92% 2
Bedford - 9 £450 -
Edinburgh +27 6 £450 +10.76% 2
Berkshire +19 6 £333 - 4
Northamptonshire -1 6 £450 +63.63% 2
Northampton -2 6 £450 +50.00% 2
Canary Wharf - 6 £425 -
Solihull - 5 £350 - 1
Hertfordshire - 5 £275 - 1
Glasgow -6 4 £350 -9.67% 1

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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.

1 675 (100.00%) Android
2 334 (49.48%) Agile Software Development
3 296 (43.85%) Java
4 285 (42.22%) Apple iOS
5 269 (39.85%) Mobile App
6 252 (37.33%) iOS Development
7 202 (29.93%) Android SDK
8 175 (25.93%) TDD
9 171 (25.33%) Mobile Development
10 142 (21.04%) Git (software)
11 137 (20.30%) JavaScript
12 124 (18.37%) JSON
13 123 (18.22%) Android Studio
14 119 (17.63%) Scrum
15 107 (15.85%) HTML
16 103 (15.26%) REST
17 101 (14.96%) User Experience
18 95 (14.07%) Objective-C
19 89 (13.19%) RESTful
20 87 (12.89%) CSS
21 82 (12.15%) Continuous Integration
22 79 (11.70%) Web Services
22 79 (11.70%) OO
23 75 (11.11%) Apple Swift
24 74 (10.96%) XML
25 72 (10.67%) Gradle
26 69 (10.22%) E-Commerce
27 67 (9.93%) C#
28 66 (9.78%) BDD
29 65 (9.63%) Finance

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 (1.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 7 (1.04%) Apache
2 7 (1.04%) IIS
3 5 (0.74%) JBoss
4 3 (0.44%) Confluence
4 3 (0.44%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.30%) Facebook Platform
5 2 (0.30%) Mule
5 2 (0.30%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.15%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.15%) CMS
6 1 (0.15%) Drupal
6 1 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.15%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.15%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.15%) nginx
6 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (0.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.44%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.30%) InVision
Business Applications
1 12 (1.78%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 43 (6.37%) Google Play
2 21 (3.11%) GitHub
3 14 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (1.63%) iTunes
4 11 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.59%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.59%) TestFlight
6 3 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.44%) Slack
7 2 (0.30%) PaaS
8 1 (0.15%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.15%) Firebase
8 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.15%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.81%) Bluetooth
2 9 (1.33%) Internet
3 6 (0.89%) HTTP
4 5 (0.74%) VoIP
5 4 (0.59%) Skype
5 4 (0.59%) Wireshark
6 3 (0.44%) Network Security
6 3 (0.44%) NFC
6 3 (0.44%) RTSP
7 2 (0.30%) MQTT
7 2 (0.30%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.30%) Wireless
8 1 (0.15%) Extranet
8 1 (0.15%) iBeacon
8 1 (0.15%) Intranet
8 1 (0.15%) RFID
8 1 (0.15%) SMTP
8 1 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (5.48%) SQL Server
2 36 (5.33%) SQLite
3 18 (2.67%) Relational Database
4 17 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (2.07%) MySQL
6 13 (1.93%) RDBMS
7 10 (1.48%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.04%) NoSQL
9 5 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (0.74%) Big Data
9 5 (0.74%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (0.59%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (0.44%) Couchbase
11 3 (0.44%) GIS
11 3 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.30%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.30%) Mixpanel
12 2 (0.30%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 142 (21.04%) Git (software)
2 123 (18.22%) Android Studio
3 72 (10.67%) Gradle
4 49 (7.26%) Jenkins
5 30 (4.44%) Subversion
6 29 (4.30%) Eclipse
7 27 (4.00%) Xcode
8 26 (3.85%) JIRA
9 22 (3.26%) Calabash
9 22 (3.26%) Maven
10 18 (2.67%) JUnit
11 15 (2.22%) Robolectric
12 14 (2.07%) CocoaPods
13 7 (1.04%) Hudson
14 6 (0.89%) Cucumber
14 6 (0.89%) Mercurial
15 5 (0.74%) Jasmine
15 5 (0.74%) Mocha
16 4 (0.59%) Mockito
16 4 (0.59%) Robotium
General
1 65 (9.63%) Finance
2 54 (8.00%) Banking
3 35 (5.19%) Games
4 34 (5.04%) Retail
5 33 (4.89%) Marketing
6 13 (1.93%) Publishing
7 11 (1.63%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.48%) Automotive
9 8 (1.19%) Advertising
10 4 (0.59%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.59%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.59%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.44%) Electronics
12 2 (0.30%) Front Office
12 2 (0.30%) Legal
12 2 (0.30%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.15%) Law
13 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 627 (92.89%) Developer
2 476 (70.52%) Android Developer
3 97 (14.37%) iOS Developer
4 93 (13.78%) Senior Developer
5 75 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
6 66 (9.78%) Applications Developer
6 66 (9.78%) Senior Android Developer
7 59 (8.74%) iOS Android Developer
8 57 (8.44%) Java Developer
9 46 (6.81%) Java Android Developer
10 36 (5.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 34 (5.04%) Xamarin Developer
12 20 (2.96%) Software Developer
13 19 (2.81%) Agile Developer
14 18 (2.67%) Senior iOS Developer
15 17 (2.52%) Android Engineer
16 16 (2.37%) Designer
16 16 (2.37%) UI Designer
17 15 (2.22%) C# Developer
17 15 (2.22%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (29.93%) Android SDK
2 124 (18.37%) JSON
3 107 (15.85%) HTML
4 103 (15.26%) REST
5 89 (13.19%) RESTful
6 87 (12.89%) CSS
7 79 (11.70%) Web Services
8 74 (10.96%) XML
9 56 (8.30%) .NET
10 55 (8.15%) iOS SDK
11 43 (6.37%) HTML5
12 40 (5.93%) AngularJS
13 37 (5.48%) RxJava
14 31 (4.59%) OpenGL
15 30 (4.44%) jQuery
16 27 (4.00%) Material Design
16 27 (4.00%) React
17 25 (3.70%) Node.js
18 24 (3.56%) Cocoa
19 23 (3.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 269 (39.85%) Mobile App
2 101 (14.96%) User Experience
3 41 (6.07%) Computer Science
4 38 (5.63%) iPhone
5 33 (4.89%) iPad
6 27 (4.00%) Mobile Banking
7 21 (3.11%) Animation
8 20 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (2.22%) Algorithms
9 15 (2.22%) Video on Demand
10 12 (1.78%) Augmented Reality
10 12 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.48%) Data Structures
11 10 (1.48%) Mobile Games
11 10 (1.48%) Social Media
12 8 (1.19%) Fintech
13 7 (1.04%) Digital Media
13 7 (1.04%) Telematics
14 6 (0.89%) 3D Graphics
14 6 (0.89%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 675 (100.00%) Android
2 285 (42.22%) Apple iOS
3 35 (5.19%) Windows
4 28 (4.15%) Linux
5 18 (2.67%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.59%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (0.59%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.59%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.44%) Unix
8 2 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.15%) CentOS
9 1 (0.15%) OS/2
9 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (49.48%) Agile Software Development
2 252 (37.33%) iOS Development
3 175 (25.93%) TDD
4 171 (25.33%) Mobile Development
5 119 (17.63%) Scrum
6 82 (12.15%) Continuous Integration
7 79 (11.70%) OO
8 69 (10.22%) E-Commerce
9 66 (9.78%) BDD
10 56 (8.30%) Software Engineering
11 42 (6.22%) Unit Testing
12 38 (5.63%) Mentoring
13 36 (5.33%) Mobile Application Development
13 36 (5.33%) Pair Programming
14 30 (4.44%) Automated Testing
14 30 (4.44%) MVC
15 28 (4.15%) DevOps
15 28 (4.15%) Project Management
16 27 (4.00%) Front End Development
16 27 (4.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 296 (43.85%) Java
2 137 (20.30%) JavaScript
3 95 (14.07%) Objective-C
4 75 (11.11%) Apple Swift
5 67 (9.93%) C#
6 49 (7.26%) C++
7 39 (5.78%) SQL
8 29 (4.30%) Python
9 26 (3.85%) PHP
10 23 (3.41%) C
11 15 (2.22%) ES6
12 14 (2.07%) Ruby
13 5 (0.74%) ActionScript
13 5 (0.74%) Groovy
14 3 (0.44%) Go
14 3 (0.44%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.44%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.30%) Dart
15 2 (0.30%) ECMAScript
15 2 (0.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 38 (5.63%) Degree
2 4 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.15%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.70%) QA
2 9 (1.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.15%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (0.59%) Docker
2 2 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.30%) HockeyApp
2 1 (0.15%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.15%) yum
Vendors
1 57 (8.44%) Xamarin
2 49 (7.26%) Google
3 22 (3.26%) Adobe
4 18 (2.67%) Apple
4 18 (2.67%) Oracle
5 12 (1.78%) Citrix
6 11 (1.63%) Microsoft
7 9 (1.33%) Facebook
8 6 (0.89%) Twitter
9 3 (0.44%) Apigee
9 3 (0.44%) Cognizant
9 3 (0.44%) Kony
10 2 (0.30%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.30%) Coremetrics
10 2 (0.30%) DoubleClick
10 2 (0.30%) IBM
10 2 (0.30%) OpenText
10 2 (0.30%) SAP
10 2 (0.30%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.30%) VMware
London
Premier IT
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
onezeero.
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Transition Partners
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Resource Partners
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Resource Partners
Rate: full benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Rate: From £400 to £525 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TRG
Rate: 320-335 Per Day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Arnold Ash
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: 20 days ago