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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Android Developer
Rank 602 577 567
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Android Developer 26 32 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.062% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.066% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 26 12
Average daily rate £475 £520 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.65% +38.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £413 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £523 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £413 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £58.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 - -

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
48598 48731 45782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.48% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31271 30416 27107
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1757 1902 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 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 20 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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -18 24 £488 -6.25% 20
London -5 12 £500 -3.84% 15
South East +7 8 £525 +29.23% 2
West Sussex - 4 £538 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £375 -
North West - 2 £438 -
Oxford - 2 £375 -
Crawley - 2 £525 -
Gatwick - 2 £556 -
Manchester - 2 £438 -
City of London +48 1 £525 - 4
Belfast - 1 £400 -
Surrey - 1 - - 1
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 £400 -
County Antrim - 1 £400 -

Senior Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 72 (100.00%) Android
1 72 (100.00%) Android Development
2 40 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (45.83%) Mobile App
4 31 (43.06%) Android SDK
5 29 (40.28%) Java
6 23 (31.94%) User Experience
7 22 (30.56%) TDD
8 18 (25.00%) Mobile Development
9 16 (22.22%) BDD
10 15 (20.83%) RESTful
11 14 (19.44%) Apple iOS
12 13 (18.06%) Finance
13 11 (15.28%) Google
14 10 (13.89%) iOS Development
15 9 (12.50%) Unit Testing
15 9 (12.50%) Web Services
16 8 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
16 8 (11.11%) Git (software)
17 7 (9.72%) Software Engineering
17 7 (9.72%) JSON
17 7 (9.72%) Objective-C
17 7 (9.72%) OO
18 6 (8.33%) REST
18 6 (8.33%) Android Studio
18 6 (8.33%) Analytics
18 6 (8.33%) Gradle
18 6 (8.33%) Jenkins
19 5 (6.94%) HTML5
19 5 (6.94%) JIRA

Senior Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 2 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (1.39%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) VoIP
2 1 (1.39%) iBeacon
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.39%) RTSP
2 1 (1.39%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) Big Data
1 1 (1.39%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.33%) Android Studio
2 6 (8.33%) Gradle
2 6 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.94%) JIRA
4 4 (5.56%) Subversion
5 2 (2.78%) Xcode
6 1 (1.39%) Appium
6 1 (1.39%) Calabash
6 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.39%) Hudson
General
1 13 (18.06%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Electronics
2 4 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.17%) Banking
3 3 (4.17%) Games
3 3 (4.17%) Marketing
3 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.78%) Publishing
5 1 (1.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (43.06%) Android SDK
2 15 (20.83%) RESTful
3 9 (12.50%) Web Services
4 7 (9.72%) JSON
5 6 (8.33%) REST
6 5 (6.94%) HTML
6 5 (6.94%) HTML5
7 4 (5.56%) iOS SDK
8 3 (4.17%) WebSockets
9 2 (2.78%) Android NDK
9 2 (2.78%) Cocoa
9 2 (2.78%) Cocoa Touch
9 2 (2.78%) RxJava
9 2 (2.78%) Unity DI Container
9 2 (2.78%) XML
10 1 (1.39%) .NET
10 1 (1.39%) J2ME
10 1 (1.39%) SOAP
10 1 (1.39%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (45.83%) Mobile App
2 23 (31.94%) User Experience
3 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.78%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.78%) BYOD
4 2 (2.78%) Social Network
5 1 (1.39%) BBC
5 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.39%) iDTV
5 1 (1.39%) Oculus Rift
5 1 (1.39%) Social Media
5 1 (1.39%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 72 (100.00%) Android
2 14 (19.44%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.78%) BlackBerry OS
3 2 (2.78%) Windows
3 2 (2.78%) Windows Phone
3 2 (2.78%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (1.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (100.00%) Android Development
2 40 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (30.56%) TDD
4 18 (25.00%) Mobile Development
5 16 (22.22%) BDD
6 10 (13.89%) iOS Development
7 9 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 8 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (9.72%) OO
9 7 (9.72%) Software Engineering
10 6 (8.33%) Analytics
11 5 (6.94%) OOP
12 4 (5.56%) API Development
12 4 (5.56%) E-Commerce
12 4 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
12 4 (5.56%) Project Management
12 4 (5.56%) Scrum
13 3 (4.17%) Automated Testing
13 3 (4.17%) Open Source
13 3 (4.17%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (40.28%) Java
2 7 (9.72%) Objective-C
3 5 (6.94%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.17%) C
4 3 (4.17%) C++
5 2 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 11 (15.28%) Google
2 3 (4.17%) SAP
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.78%) MobileIron
4 1 (1.39%) Apple
4 1 (1.39%) Facebook
4 1 (1.39%) Xamarin
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