The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Android skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Android over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 - 28
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Android 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 1.85% - 1.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% - 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £110 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +0.71% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.00%  

Android is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 20 25 37
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 18.52% 20.33% 21.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 30
Median daily rate £595 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.75% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £325 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.45% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing Android as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Android in Canary Wharf

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Android in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Android.

1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
2 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 5 (55.56%) Open Source
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Apple iOS
2 5 (55.56%) Android Development
2 5 (55.56%) iOS Development
2 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
3 4 (44.44%) Migration
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) Node.js
4 3 (33.33%) iPhone
4 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 3 (33.33%) CSS3
4 3 (33.33%) PhoneGap
5 2 (22.22%) Big Data
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) API Development
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) REST
5 2 (22.22%) JSON

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 (22.22%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
1 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
1 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
1 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Java Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Platform Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Android Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) BlackBerry Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) CSS3
2 3 (33.33%) Node.js
2 3 (33.33%) PhoneGap
2 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (22.22%) JSON
3 2 (22.22%) REST
3 2 (22.22%) SOAP
3 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) iPhone
3 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Apple iOS
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Android Development
1 5 (55.56%) iOS Development
1 5 (55.56%) Open Source
2 4 (44.44%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) API Development
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) MobileIron