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 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Android Developer
Rank 569 547 547
Rank change year-on-year
-22 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Android Developer 22 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.033% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.036% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 6
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£488 £450 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £358 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £514 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
49661 47331 45270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.07% 92.46% 92.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 31654 28484 25553
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2007 2082 2584
Average hourly rate £16.08 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.11% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 December 2014.

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 18 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 December 2014. 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 -11 22 £488 +8.33% 6
London +12 20 £488 +8.33% 2
South East -22 2 £425 +13.33% 2
Berkshire - 2 £425 -
City of London 0 1 £450 -5.26%
Slough - 1 £425 -
North West - - - - 2
South Wales - - - - 2
South West - - - -
Wales - - - - 2
Hampshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 2
Bolton - - - - 2
Bristol - - - -
Cardiff - - - - 1
Manchester - - - - 2
Oxford - - - - 2
Portsmouth - - - -

Senior Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 39 (100.00%) Android
2 38 (97.44%) Android Development
3 22 (56.41%) Java
4 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (41.03%) E-Commerce
6 14 (35.90%) Mobile App
7 13 (33.33%) OO
8 12 (30.77%) Web Services
8 12 (30.77%) TDD
9 11 (28.21%) Google
9 11 (28.21%) OOP
9 11 (28.21%) Android SDK
10 10 (25.64%) Android Studio
11 8 (20.51%) User Experience
11 8 (20.51%) Unit Testing
12 7 (17.95%) BDD
12 7 (17.95%) OOD
13 6 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
13 6 (15.38%) JUnit
13 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (15.38%) TeamCity
13 6 (15.38%) RESTful
13 6 (15.38%) Degree
13 6 (15.38%) Scrum
13 6 (15.38%) Maven
13 6 (15.38%) Mobile Payment
13 6 (15.38%) Calabash
13 6 (15.38%) Kanban
13 6 (15.38%) Cucumber
14 5 (12.82%) Git (software)

Senior Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 1 (2.56%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) VoIP
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
1 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Android Studio
2 6 (15.38%) Calabash
2 6 (15.38%) Maven
2 6 (15.38%) TeamCity
2 6 (15.38%) JUnit
2 6 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.69%) Gradle
4 3 (7.69%) Robolectric
5 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.56%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.56%) Robotium
6 1 (2.56%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.56%) Appium
General
1 3 (7.69%) Law
2 1 (2.56%) Advertising
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) Web Services
2 11 (28.21%) Android SDK
3 6 (15.38%) RESTful
4 3 (7.69%) JSON
5 2 (5.13%) XML
6 1 (2.56%) J2ME
6 1 (2.56%) OpenGL
6 1 (2.56%) XMPP
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.56%) REST
6 1 (2.56%) HTML
6 1 (2.56%) .NET
6 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Mobile App
2 8 (20.51%) User Experience
3 6 (15.38%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.13%) Open Source
6 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.56%) Social Network
6 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.56%) Streaming Media
6 1 (2.56%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Android
2 5 (12.82%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (97.44%) Android Development
2 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (41.03%) E-Commerce
4 13 (33.33%) OO
5 12 (30.77%) TDD
6 11 (28.21%) OOP
7 8 (20.51%) Unit Testing
8 7 (17.95%) BDD
8 7 (17.95%) OOD
9 6 (15.38%) Scrum
9 6 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (15.38%) Kanban
10 1 (2.56%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (2.56%) Memory Management
10 1 (2.56%) Multithreading
10 1 (2.56%) Mobile Application Development
10 1 (2.56%) Pair Programming
10 1 (2.56%) Automated Testing
10 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) Java
2 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.56%) PHP
3 1 (2.56%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) Python
3 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.56%) C
3 1 (2.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Google
2 1 (2.56%) Xamarin
2 1 (2.56%) Apple