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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Android Developer
Rank 592 600 549
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -51
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Android Developer 36 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.027% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.030% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 11 21
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£475 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £335 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £488 £475
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
52752 50560 47327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.47% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 33520 30690 27691
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
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 1927 2009 2145
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 30 July 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 15 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 30 July 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 -8 36 £475 +26.66% 22
London +13 26 £475 +26.66% 15
City of London - 7 £450 - 3
Bristol - 6 £425 - 2
South West - 6 £425 - 4
East of England - 3 - -
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
Tyne and Wear -22 1 - -
North East -24 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -25 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

Senior Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 61 (100.00%) Android
1 61 (100.00%) Android Development
2 32 (52.46%) Java
3 31 (50.82%) Android SDK
4 29 (47.54%) TDD
5 27 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (42.62%) OO
7 23 (37.70%) Mobile App
8 22 (36.07%) Apple iOS
9 19 (31.15%) E-Commerce
9 19 (31.15%) Web Services
10 17 (27.87%) OOP
11 16 (26.23%) Google
12 14 (22.95%) User Experience
13 13 (21.31%) Unit Testing
13 13 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (19.67%) XML
15 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
15 11 (18.03%) JSON
15 11 (18.03%) Automated Testing
15 11 (18.03%) Android Studio
16 10 (16.39%) iOS SDK
17 8 (13.11%) BDD
17 8 (13.11%) Robotium
17 8 (13.11%) SQLite
17 8 (13.11%) iOS Development
17 8 (13.11%) Robolectric
17 8 (13.11%) SOAP
17 8 (13.11%) HTML
18 7 (11.48%) SQL

Senior Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (6.56%) uiautomator
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) GitHub
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) SQLite
2 1 (1.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
1 11 (18.03%) Android Studio
2 8 (13.11%) Robolectric
2 8 (13.11%) Robotium
3 7 (11.48%) NUnit
4 6 (9.84%) Eclipse
4 6 (9.84%) Calabash
5 4 (6.56%) Appium
5 4 (6.56%) Mechanoid
5 4 (6.56%) Jenkins
5 4 (6.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 3 (4.92%) JUnit
7 2 (3.28%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.28%) Maven
7 2 (3.28%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.64%) Hudson
8 1 (1.64%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.64%) Behat
8 1 (1.64%) JIRA
8 1 (1.64%) Xcode
General
1 7 (11.48%) Retail
2 2 (3.28%) Publishing
2 2 (3.28%) Games
3 1 (1.64%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Advertising
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.82%) Android SDK
2 19 (31.15%) Web Services
3 12 (19.67%) XML
4 11 (18.03%) JSON
5 10 (16.39%) iOS SDK
6 8 (13.11%) HTML
6 8 (13.11%) SOAP
7 7 (11.48%) CSS
7 7 (11.48%) Ajax
8 4 (6.56%) ActionBarSherlock
8 4 (6.56%) .NET
9 3 (4.92%) OpenGL
10 1 (1.64%) RESTful
10 1 (1.64%) REST
10 1 (1.64%) Flash
10 1 (1.64%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (37.70%) Mobile App
2 14 (22.95%) User Experience
3 7 (11.48%) Mobile Payment
3 7 (11.48%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (4.92%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.92%) Physics
4 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Social Network
5 1 (1.64%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.64%) Social Media
5 1 (1.64%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 61 (100.00%) Android
2 22 (36.07%) Apple iOS
3 4 (6.56%) Windows Phone
3 4 (6.56%) Windows Phone 7
3 4 (6.56%) Windows
4 2 (3.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) Android Development
2 29 (47.54%) TDD
3 27 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (42.62%) OO
5 19 (31.15%) E-Commerce
6 17 (27.87%) OOP
7 13 (21.31%) Unit Testing
7 13 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (18.03%) Automated Testing
9 8 (13.11%) iOS Development
9 8 (13.11%) BDD
10 7 (11.48%) MVC
11 6 (9.84%) Scrum
11 6 (9.84%) OOA/OOD
11 6 (9.84%) OOD
11 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
11 6 (9.84%) Kanban
12 5 (8.20%) Mobile Development
13 4 (6.56%) Software Delivery
13 4 (6.56%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (52.46%) Java
2 7 (11.48%) SQL
3 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.28%) C
5 1 (1.64%) C++
5 1 (1.64%) PHP
5 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) yum
1 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) Google
2 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.64%) Apple
3 1 (1.64%) Xamarin
Slough, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol
Noir Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Explore Group
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
OHO Group
Rate: £350 - 500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago