The median contractor rate for an Android Developer was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Android Developer
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 129 166
Rank change year-on-year -13 +37  
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 24 35 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.73% 1.03% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 1.08% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 28
Median daily rate £413 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £386 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 - £25.75

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3152 3240 5510
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.52% 95.74% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2416 2625 4243
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 39 100
Median hourly rate £17.77 £19.00 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.47% -3.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.50 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Android Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Android Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Android Developer in the City of London

Android Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Android Developer in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Android Developer in the City of London

Android Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android Developer in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android Developer in the City of London

Android Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Developer in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android Developer in the City of London

Android Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 across the City of London region featuring Android Developer in the job title.

1 48 (100.00%) Android
2 45 (93.75%) Android Development
3 22 (45.83%) REST
4 20 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (39.58%) JSON
6 16 (33.33%) TDD
7 15 (31.25%) Java
7 15 (31.25%) RxJava
8 12 (25.00%) Android SDK
8 12 (25.00%) Mobile App
8 12 (25.00%) Apple iOS
9 11 (22.92%) User Experience
10 10 (20.83%) Web Services
10 10 (20.83%) Banking
11 9 (18.75%) Scrum
11 9 (18.75%) Open Source
11 9 (18.75%) Mobile Development
12 8 (16.67%) Test Automation
12 8 (16.67%) Cross-Platform Development
13 7 (14.58%) iOS Development
13 7 (14.58%) Google
14 6 (12.50%) Finance
14 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
14 6 (12.50%) SQLite
14 6 (12.50%) SOAP
14 6 (12.50%) Xamarin
14 6 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
14 6 (12.50%) Android Studio
14 6 (12.50%) Material Design
15 5 (10.42%) React Native

Android Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (6.25%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Google Play
2 1 (2.08%) Dropbox
2 1 (2.08%) Firebase
2 1 (2.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) SQLite
2 3 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.08%) GIS
4 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Android Studio
1 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.33%) Maven
3 3 (6.25%) Ant
3 3 (6.25%) Capybara
3 3 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 3 (6.25%) Gradle
3 3 (6.25%) JUnit
3 3 (6.25%) Selenium
4 2 (4.17%) git-flow
4 2 (4.17%) Jasmine
4 2 (4.17%) Robolectric
4 2 (4.17%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.08%) Crashlytics
5 1 (2.08%) Hudson
5 1 (2.08%) JIRA
5 1 (2.08%) Mechanoid
5 1 (2.08%) Robotium
5 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 10 (20.83%) Banking
2 6 (12.50%) Finance
3 4 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.25%) Games
5 1 (2.08%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Marketing
5 1 (2.08%) Retail
5 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (45.83%) REST
2 19 (39.58%) JSON
3 15 (31.25%) RxJava
4 12 (25.00%) Android SDK
5 10 (20.83%) Web Services
6 6 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
6 6 (12.50%) Material Design
6 6 (12.50%) SOAP
7 5 (10.42%) AngularJS
7 5 (10.42%) PhoneGap
7 5 (10.42%) React Native
8 3 (6.25%) Backbone.js
8 3 (6.25%) CSS
8 3 (6.25%) Ember.js
8 3 (6.25%) HTML
8 3 (6.25%) iOS SDK
8 3 (6.25%) jQuery
8 3 (6.25%) Node.js
8 3 (6.25%) React
8 3 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 11 (22.92%) User Experience
3 5 (10.42%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (6.25%) iPad
5 2 (4.17%) Social Media
6 1 (2.08%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Android
2 12 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.17%) Linux
3 2 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (93.75%) Android Development
2 20 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (33.33%) TDD
4 9 (18.75%) Mobile Development
4 9 (18.75%) Open Source
4 9 (18.75%) Scrum
5 8 (16.67%) Cross-Platform Development
5 8 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 7 (14.58%) iOS Development
7 5 (10.42%) BDD
7 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.33%) Kanban
8 4 (8.33%) OO
8 4 (8.33%) Usability Testing
8 4 (8.33%) Web Development
9 3 (6.25%) ATDD
9 3 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (6.25%) Mobile First
9 3 (6.25%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.25%) Java
2 5 (10.42%) Apple Swift
2 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
2 5 (10.42%) Objective-C
3 3 (6.25%) SQL
4 2 (4.17%) C#
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Google
2 6 (12.50%) Xamarin
3 5 (10.42%) Apple
4 4 (8.33%) Telerik
5 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.08%) Facebook
5 1 (2.08%) IBM
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