The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Android Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Android Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Android Developer
Rank 570 577 530
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -47
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Android Developer 26 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.034% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.037% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 12 13
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£450 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £335 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - £400
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
49251 48960 43769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.49% 92.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 30638 30338 25166
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
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 1929 1993 2147
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.27
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -6.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.80 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Senior Android Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Android Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Android Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior Android Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Android Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Android Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Senior Android Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Android Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Senior Android Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Android Developer
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Android Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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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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 -15 25 £450 +20.00% 7
London +11 23 £450 +20.00% 5
City of London +19 6 £450 - 3
South West - 2 £438 -
Bristol - 2 £438 -
Glasgow - 1 £525 -
Scotland - 1 £525 -

Senior Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior Android Developer 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 Senior Android Developer in their job title.

1 55 (100.00%) Android
1 55 (100.00%) Android Development
2 40 (72.73%) Java
3 27 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (47.27%) Android SDK
5 24 (43.64%) TDD
6 22 (40.00%) OO
6 22 (40.00%) Mobile App
7 21 (38.18%) Android Studio
7 21 (38.18%) Google
8 19 (34.55%) User Experience
9 18 (32.73%) E-Commerce
10 16 (29.09%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (29.09%) Apple iOS
11 15 (27.27%) Web Services
12 14 (25.45%) Unit Testing
12 14 (25.45%) Git (software)
13 13 (23.64%) JSON
13 13 (23.64%) OOP
14 12 (21.82%) Automated Testing
15 11 (20.00%) XML
15 11 (20.00%) Calabash
16 9 (16.36%) Mobile Payment
16 9 (16.36%) BDD
16 9 (16.36%) JUnit
16 9 (16.36%) Scrum
16 9 (16.36%) Maven
17 8 (14.55%) TeamCity
17 8 (14.55%) Kanban
17 8 (14.55%) OOD

Senior Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior Android Developer 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 Senior Android Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.27%) uiautomator
2 1 (1.82%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 21 (38.18%) Android Studio
2 14 (25.45%) Git (software)
3 11 (20.00%) Calabash
4 9 (16.36%) JUnit
4 9 (16.36%) Maven
5 8 (14.55%) TeamCity
5 8 (14.55%) Eclipse
5 8 (14.55%) Cucumber
6 6 (10.91%) Robotium
7 5 (9.09%) Robolectric
7 5 (9.09%) Appium
8 4 (7.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 4 (7.27%) Jenkins
9 3 (5.45%) Subversion
10 1 (1.82%) Gradle
10 1 (1.82%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.82%) Hudson
10 1 (1.82%) Xcode
10 1 (1.82%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.82%) Ant
General
1 2 (3.64%) Publishing
1 2 (3.64%) Games
2 1 (1.82%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Law
2 1 (1.82%) Advertising
2 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (47.27%) Android SDK
2 15 (27.27%) Web Services
3 13 (23.64%) JSON
4 11 (20.00%) XML
5 7 (12.73%) iOS SDK
5 7 (12.73%) SOAP
6 3 (5.45%) REST
6 3 (5.45%) RESTful
7 2 (3.64%) HTML
7 2 (3.64%) OpenGL
8 1 (1.82%) Android NDK
8 1 (1.82%) RoboGuice
8 1 (1.82%) Flash
8 1 (1.82%) J2ME
8 1 (1.82%) J2SE
8 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.82%) .NET
8 1 (1.82%) JNI
8 1 (1.82%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 22 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 19 (34.55%) User Experience
3 9 (16.36%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.45%) Social Network
5 3 (5.45%) Mathematics
5 3 (5.45%) Physics
6 1 (1.82%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.82%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Android
2 16 (29.09%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.64%) Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (100.00%) Android Development
2 27 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (43.64%) TDD
4 22 (40.00%) OO
5 18 (32.73%) E-Commerce
6 16 (29.09%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (25.45%) Unit Testing
8 13 (23.64%) OOP
9 12 (21.82%) Automated Testing
10 9 (16.36%) BDD
10 9 (16.36%) Scrum
11 8 (14.55%) Kanban
11 8 (14.55%) OOD
11 8 (14.55%) OOA/OOD
12 6 (10.91%) iOS Development
13 5 (9.09%) Mobile Development
14 4 (7.27%) Memory Management
15 3 (5.45%) Analytics
15 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
15 3 (5.45%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 40 (72.73%) Java
2 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.82%) Python
3 1 (1.82%) C++
3 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) yum
1 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (38.18%) Google
2 1 (1.82%) Facebook
2 1 (1.82%) Xamarin