The table below looks at the statistics for the Android Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Software Engineer
Rank 610 598 587
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Contract jobs requiring an Android Software Engineer 10 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.004% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.004% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 4
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£425 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
53327 52003 49532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.78% 92.33% 92.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 33998 31446 29411
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1974 1998 2145
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Android Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android Software Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Android Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Android Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Android Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Android Software Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Android Software Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Android Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Android Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Android Software Engineer
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -19 10 £425 - 2
South West -1 5 £425 -
Bristol - 5 £425 -
London - 4 £450 - 2
Berkshire +7 1 £250 -
Slough +2 1 £250 -
Basingstoke -3 1 £250 -
Hampshire -5 1 £250 -
Reading -9 1 £250 -
South East -18 1 £250 -

Android Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Android Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Android Software Engineer in their job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 24 (100.00%) Android
2 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (66.67%) Android Development
4 15 (62.50%) Android SDK
4 15 (62.50%) CSS
4 15 (62.50%) Objective-C
5 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (58.33%) TDD
5 14 (58.33%) HTML
5 14 (58.33%) JSON
5 14 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (58.33%) HTML5
5 14 (58.33%) Node.js
5 14 (58.33%) REST
5 14 (58.33%) Scrum
5 14 (58.33%) API Integration
6 13 (54.17%) E-Commerce
7 5 (20.83%) Java
7 5 (20.83%) Linux
7 5 (20.83%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (16.67%) C++
8 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
9 3 (12.50%) Qt
10 1 (4.17%) Confluence
10 1 (4.17%) PhoneGap
10 1 (4.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
10 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
10 1 (4.17%) Smartphone

Android Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Android Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Android Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (58.33%) Node.js
2 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.17%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) CSS
1 15 (62.50%) Android SDK
2 14 (58.33%) HTML
2 14 (58.33%) HTML5
2 14 (58.33%) REST
2 14 (58.33%) JSON
3 3 (12.50%) Qt
4 1 (4.17%) OpenGL
4 1 (4.17%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
1 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
1 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Android
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (66.67%) Android Development
3 14 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (58.33%) Scrum
3 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (58.33%) TDD
3 14 (58.33%) API Integration
4 13 (54.17%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.17%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.17%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (62.50%) Objective-C
3 5 (20.83%) Java
4 4 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (4.17%) C
5 1 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) Apple Swift
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Google
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