The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior Android Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Android Developer
Rank 610 611 620
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Android Developer 43 52 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.090% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.094% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 44 12
Median daily rate £450 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £408 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £571 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
50498 55077 54105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 33021 35180 33066
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1705 2088 2149
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Senior Android Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Senior Android Developer in the job title.

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 September 2016.

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 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Android Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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 +5 42 £450 -5.26% 11
London -10 28 £463 -2.63% 5
City of London +12 8 £550 +12.82% 3
South West +15 5 £500 +17.64% 1
Bristol +2 5 £500 +17.64%
North West - 5 £425 - 1
Manchester - 4 £450 -
Salford - 3 £450 -
Birmingham - 2 £350 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £450 - 2
Nottingham - 2 £450 - 2
West Midlands - 2 £350 -
East Midlands - 2 £450 - 2
Scotland +13 1 £400 -11.11%
Carnforth - 1 £350 -
Lancashire - 1 £350 - 1

Senior Android Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Senior Android Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Senior Android Developer in the job title.

1 85 (100.00%) Android
1 85 (100.00%) Android Development
2 49 (57.65%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (49.41%) User Experience
4 39 (45.88%) TDD
5 35 (41.18%) Web Services
5 35 (41.18%) Mobile App
6 33 (38.82%) Java
7 30 (35.29%) SQLite
8 29 (34.12%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (32.94%) Usability Testing
10 24 (28.24%) E-Commerce
11 23 (27.06%) Git (software)
12 19 (22.35%) Open Source
12 19 (22.35%) Android SDK
13 18 (21.18%) REST
14 17 (20.00%) JSON
15 15 (17.65%) Apple iOS
16 14 (16.47%) Google
16 14 (16.47%) Android Studio
17 13 (15.29%) Robolectric
17 13 (15.29%) JavaScript
18 12 (14.12%) HTML
18 12 (14.12%) Robotium
18 12 (14.12%) RESTful
18 12 (14.12%) Mobile Development
18 12 (14.12%) Jenkins
19 11 (12.94%) Google Play
20 10 (11.76%) Gradle
20 10 (11.76%) iOS Development

Senior Android Developer Skill Set
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 2 (2.35%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.94%) Google Play
2 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.35%) iTunes
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.18%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) HTTP
2 1 (1.18%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.18%) Network Security
2 1 (1.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (35.29%) SQLite
2 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.18%) Neo4j
3 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (27.06%) Git (software)
2 14 (16.47%) Android Studio
3 13 (15.29%) Robolectric
4 12 (14.12%) Jenkins
4 12 (14.12%) Robotium
5 10 (11.76%) Gradle
6 7 (8.24%) Mechanoid
7 6 (7.06%) JUnit
8 4 (4.71%) Appium
8 4 (4.71%) Subversion
9 3 (3.53%) git-flow
9 3 (3.53%) Hamcrest
9 3 (3.53%) JIRA
9 3 (3.53%) jMock
9 3 (3.53%) Mockito
10 2 (2.35%) Bitbucket
10 2 (2.35%) Eclipse
10 2 (2.35%) Selenium
11 1 (1.18%) Maven
11 1 (1.18%) Xcode
General
1 6 (7.06%) Banking
2 5 (5.88%) Finance
3 4 (4.71%) Publishing
3 4 (4.71%) Retail
4 3 (3.53%) Games
5 2 (2.35%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.18%) Automotive
6 1 (1.18%) Electronics
6 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.18%) Marketing
6 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (41.18%) Web Services
2 19 (22.35%) Android SDK
3 18 (21.18%) REST
4 17 (20.00%) JSON
5 12 (14.12%) HTML
5 12 (14.12%) RESTful
6 8 (9.41%) CSS
7 7 (8.24%) ActionBarSherlock
8 6 (7.06%) HTML5
8 6 (7.06%) jQuery
9 5 (5.88%) XML
10 4 (4.71%) iOS SDK
11 3 (3.53%) RxJava
12 2 (2.35%) .NET
12 2 (2.35%) Android NDK
12 2 (2.35%) Apache Cordova
12 2 (2.35%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (2.35%) OpenGL
12 2 (2.35%) POJO
12 2 (2.35%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 42 (49.41%) User Experience
2 35 (41.18%) Mobile App
3 8 (9.41%) Fintech
4 5 (5.88%) Video on Demand
5 2 (2.35%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.35%) Apple TV
5 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.35%) NHS
5 2 (2.35%) Streaming Media
6 1 (1.18%) Animation
6 1 (1.18%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.18%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.18%) iPad
6 1 (1.18%) iPhone
6 1 (1.18%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.18%) Social Media
6 1 (1.18%) Social Network
6 1 (1.18%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 85 (100.00%) Android
2 15 (17.65%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.35%) Windows
3 2 (2.35%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.18%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.18%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (100.00%) Android Development
2 49 (57.65%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (45.88%) TDD
4 29 (34.12%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (32.94%) Usability Testing
6 24 (28.24%) E-Commerce
7 19 (22.35%) Open Source
8 12 (14.12%) Mobile Development
9 10 (11.76%) iOS Development
9 10 (11.76%) Unit Testing
10 9 (10.59%) Integration Testing
10 9 (10.59%) OOP
11 8 (9.41%) BDD
11 8 (9.41%) Scrum
12 5 (5.88%) OO
13 4 (4.71%) Mobile Application Development
13 4 (4.71%) Pair Programming
13 4 (4.71%) Software Engineering
13 4 (4.71%) Waterfall
13 4 (4.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (38.82%) Java
2 13 (15.29%) JavaScript
3 9 (10.59%) C++
4 8 (9.41%) Objective-C
5 6 (7.06%) C
5 6 (7.06%) SQL
6 3 (3.53%) Ruby
7 2 (2.35%) Apple Swift
7 2 (2.35%) C#
8 1 (1.18%) Clojure
8 1 (1.18%) Cypher
8 1 (1.18%) PHP
8 1 (1.18%) Python
8 1 (1.18%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (2.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (16.47%) Google
2 4 (4.71%) Facebook
3 3 (3.53%) Apple
3 3 (3.53%) Optimizely
4 1 (1.18%) Apigee
4 1 (1.18%) Kony
4 1 (1.18%) SAP
4 1 (1.18%) Twitter
4 1 (1.18%) Xamarin
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