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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Software Development
Rank 316 319 334
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Contract jobs citing Android Development 346 383 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.69% 0.69% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.85% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 252 216
Median daily rate £400 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +6.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 6
Median hourly rate £41.01 £42.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% +16.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.31 £40.50 £30.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £45.00 £48.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.51 £45.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-18.86% +36.36%

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
41121 45003 43480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.48% 81.18% 76.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 27428 29175 28284
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1085 1352 1206
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 7 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 +11 313 £400 - 174
London -19 141 £425 -2.85% 80
South East +1 54 £375 -11.76% 19
East of England +43 36 £350 - 16
North West -9 27 £400 +6.66% 18
Scotland +18 25 £375 -16.66% 5
Manchester +5 24 £400 +14.28% 11
City of London +1 21 £425 +6.18% 18
Yorkshire +11 20 £363 +11.53% 2
Essex - 20 £295 - 2
Glasgow +5 16 £375 -16.66%
West Yorkshire +26 15 £395 +17.03% 1
Berkshire +18 14 £375 - 2
Leeds +20 13 £395 +5.33%
East Midlands +7 11 £375 - 8
South West +5 10 £363 +11.53% 12
Kent +5 10 £325 +14.03% 3
Buckinghamshire +6 9 £450 +5.88% 1
West Midlands -13 8 £331 -11.66% 17
Leicestershire - 8 £375 -
Bracknell - 8 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 8 £450 - 2
Hampshire +19 7 - - 3
Cambridgeshire +10 7 £338 - 10
Bristol +8 7 £375 -11.76% 2
West Sussex -11 7 £488 -7.14%
Tunbridge Wells - 7 £325 - 2
Brighton +10 6 £375 - 1
Milton Keynes +8 6 £394 -21.25% 1
East Sussex +6 6 £375 - 1

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 690 (100.00%) Android
2 359 (52.03%) Agile Software Development
3 289 (41.88%) Java
3 289 (41.88%) Apple iOS
4 270 (39.13%) iOS Development
5 232 (33.62%) Mobile App
6 208 (30.14%) Mobile Development
7 197 (28.55%) TDD
8 192 (27.83%) Android SDK
9 154 (22.32%) Git (software)
10 153 (22.17%) JavaScript
11 132 (19.13%) HTML
12 127 (18.41%) JSON
13 117 (16.96%) User Experience
14 116 (16.81%) CSS
15 109 (15.80%) Android Studio
15 109 (15.80%) REST
16 103 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
17 99 (14.35%) Web Services
17 99 (14.35%) Objective-C
18 98 (14.20%) E-Commerce
19 95 (13.77%) RESTful
20 91 (13.19%) BDD
20 91 (13.19%) Scrum
21 82 (11.88%) C#
22 78 (11.30%) Google
23 76 (11.01%) XML
24 75 (10.87%) Apple Swift
25 68 (9.86%) Google Play
26 66 (9.57%) .NET

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 7 (1.01%) Apache
2 6 (0.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (0.43%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.43%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.29%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (0.29%) Facebook Platform
5 1 (0.14%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.14%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.14%) CMS
5 1 (0.14%) Confluence
5 1 (0.14%) Drupal
5 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.14%) IIS
5 1 (0.14%) nginx
5 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.14%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (1.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.43%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (1.59%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 68 (9.86%) Google Play
2 32 (4.64%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (4.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (1.88%) GitHub
5 10 (1.45%) iTunes
6 6 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.43%) Slack
9 2 (0.29%) TestFlight
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.14%) Bluemix
10 1 (0.14%) CloudBees
10 1 (0.14%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.14%) Heroku
10 1 (0.14%) IaaS
10 1 (0.14%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.14%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.46%) Internet
2 14 (2.03%) HTTP
3 10 (1.45%) Bluetooth
4 7 (1.01%) Network Security
5 4 (0.58%) NFC
6 3 (0.43%) RTSP
6 3 (0.43%) Skype
7 2 (0.29%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.29%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.29%) MQTT
7 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.14%) iBeacon
8 1 (0.14%) SMTP
8 1 (0.14%) SSL
8 1 (0.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (5.65%) SQLite
2 30 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 18 (2.61%) MySQL
4 17 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (2.46%) Relational Database
5 12 (1.74%) RDBMS
6 9 (1.30%) MongoDB
7 6 (0.87%) Hadoop
8 5 (0.72%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.43%) Big Data
9 3 (0.43%) Couchbase
9 3 (0.43%) GIS
9 3 (0.43%) Mixpanel
10 2 (0.29%) DB2
10 2 (0.29%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.14%) HBase
11 1 (0.14%) Redis
11 1 (0.14%) Riak
Development Applications
1 154 (22.32%) Git (software)
2 109 (15.80%) Android Studio
3 57 (8.26%) Gradle
4 55 (7.97%) Jenkins
5 40 (5.80%) Subversion
6 34 (4.93%) Eclipse
7 30 (4.35%) JUnit
8 27 (3.91%) JIRA
9 25 (3.62%) Xcode
10 21 (3.04%) Calabash
10 21 (3.04%) Robotium
11 20 (2.90%) Robolectric
12 16 (2.32%) Appium
13 14 (2.03%) git-flow
14 13 (1.88%) CocoaPods
15 12 (1.74%) Mercurial
15 12 (1.74%) Mockito
16 11 (1.59%) Maven
17 10 (1.45%) Hamcrest
17 10 (1.45%) Hudson
General
1 54 (7.83%) Retail
2 49 (7.10%) Finance
3 39 (5.65%) Games
4 34 (4.93%) Banking
5 28 (4.06%) Marketing
6 14 (2.03%) Publishing
7 7 (1.01%) Advertising
7 7 (1.01%) Automotive
8 5 (0.72%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.43%) Front Office
10 2 (0.29%) Electronics
10 2 (0.29%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.29%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.29%) Private Banking
10 2 (0.29%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.14%) French Language
11 1 (0.14%) German Language
11 1 (0.14%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.14%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 633 (91.74%) Developer
2 476 (68.99%) Android Developer
3 116 (16.81%) Senior Developer
4 102 (14.78%) iOS Developer
5 85 (12.32%) Mobile Developer
5 85 (12.32%) Senior Android Developer
6 62 (8.99%) iOS Android Developer
7 50 (7.25%) Applications Developer
8 49 (7.10%) Java Developer
9 38 (5.51%) Xamarin Developer
10 36 (5.22%) Java Android Developer
11 31 (4.49%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 22 (3.19%) Lead Developer
12 22 (3.19%) Senior iOS Developer
13 20 (2.90%) Android Engineer
14 18 (2.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 17 (2.46%) Agile Developer
16 16 (2.32%) Lead Android Developer
17 15 (2.17%) JavaScript Developer
17 15 (2.17%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (27.83%) Android SDK
2 132 (19.13%) HTML
3 127 (18.41%) JSON
4 116 (16.81%) CSS
5 109 (15.80%) REST
6 99 (14.35%) Web Services
7 95 (13.77%) RESTful
8 76 (11.01%) XML
9 66 (9.57%) .NET
10 64 (9.28%) AngularJS
11 55 (7.97%) HTML5
12 47 (6.81%) iOS SDK
13 43 (6.23%) CSS3
14 39 (5.65%) Node.js
15 36 (5.22%) React
16 30 (4.35%) OpenGL
17 29 (4.20%) Cocoa
17 29 (4.20%) jQuery
18 25 (3.62%) React Native
19 23 (3.33%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 232 (33.62%) Mobile App
2 117 (16.96%) User Experience
3 50 (7.25%) Computer Science
4 38 (5.51%) iPhone
5 24 (3.48%) iPad
6 21 (3.04%) Algorithms
7 18 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (2.32%) Mobile Banking
9 14 (2.03%) Animation
9 14 (2.03%) Fintech
10 13 (1.88%) Augmented Reality
10 13 (1.88%) Data Structures
10 13 (1.88%) Video on Demand
11 12 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (1.16%) Mobile Games
12 8 (1.16%) Social Media
13 7 (1.01%) Digital Media
13 7 (1.01%) Smartphone
14 6 (0.87%) 3D Graphics
14 6 (0.87%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 690 (100.00%) Android
2 289 (41.88%) Apple iOS
3 39 (5.65%) Windows
4 32 (4.64%) Linux
5 13 (1.88%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.58%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.29%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.29%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.14%) CentOS
9 1 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.14%) OS/2
9 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.14%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (52.03%) Agile Software Development
2 270 (39.13%) iOS Development
3 208 (30.14%) Mobile Development
4 197 (28.55%) TDD
5 103 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
6 98 (14.20%) E-Commerce
7 91 (13.19%) BDD
7 91 (13.19%) Scrum
8 63 (9.13%) OO
9 55 (7.97%) Unit Testing
10 45 (6.52%) Open Source
11 44 (6.38%) Automated Testing
12 43 (6.23%) OOP
12 43 (6.23%) Pair Programming
12 43 (6.23%) Software Engineering
13 40 (5.80%) Mobile Application Development
14 35 (5.07%) Mentoring
15 31 (4.49%) Front End Development
15 31 (4.49%) Web Development
16 29 (4.20%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 289 (41.88%) Java
2 153 (22.17%) JavaScript
3 99 (14.35%) Objective-C
4 82 (11.88%) C#
5 75 (10.87%) Apple Swift
6 57 (8.26%) C++
7 42 (6.09%) SQL
8 32 (4.64%) C
9 29 (4.20%) PHP
10 23 (3.33%) Python
11 20 (2.90%) Ruby
12 12 (1.74%) ES6
13 8 (1.16%) T-SQL
14 6 (0.87%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.72%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.43%) ActionScript
16 3 (0.43%) Clojure
16 3 (0.43%) ECMAScript
16 3 (0.43%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.29%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 50 (7.25%) Degree
2 4 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (0.29%) PhD
4 1 (0.14%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.20%) QA
2 8 (1.16%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.14%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (1.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.43%) Puppet
3 2 (0.29%) Ansible
3 2 (0.29%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (0.29%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.29%) yum
4 1 (0.14%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 78 (11.30%) Google
2 62 (8.99%) Xamarin
3 23 (3.33%) Facebook
4 21 (3.04%) Oracle
5 19 (2.75%) Apple
6 17 (2.46%) Adobe
7 12 (1.74%) Microsoft
8 11 (1.59%) Citrix
9 9 (1.30%) Optimizely
10 7 (1.01%) Twitter
11 3 (0.43%) Apigee
11 3 (0.43%) Cognizant
11 3 (0.43%) Kony
11 3 (0.43%) PayPal
11 3 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.29%) Cisco
12 2 (0.29%) ComArch
12 2 (0.29%) Coremetrics
12 2 (0.29%) DoubleClick
12 2 (0.29%) WorldPay
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