The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Android Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Android Development over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Android Software Development
London / City of London
Rank 127 140 163
Rank change year-on-year +13 +23  
Contract jobs citing Android Development 28 19 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.92% 0.57% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.65% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 26
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £42.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year +29.41% -2.85%  

Android Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2590 2921 4181
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 85.48% 87.82% 82.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2034 2334 3226
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 £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 27 36
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.89 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.40% +2.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £47.50 £92.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Android Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Android Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Android Development in the City of London

Android Development
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 Development in the City of London.

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

Android Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android Development in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

Android Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

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

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Android Development 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 City of London region with a requirement for Android Development.

1 47 (100.00%) Android
2 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (34.04%) TDD
4 15 (31.91%) Open Source
4 15 (31.91%) REST
5 13 (27.66%) iOS Development
5 13 (27.66%) Apple iOS
5 13 (27.66%) User Experience
6 12 (25.53%) Mobile App
7 11 (23.40%) Web Services
8 10 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (21.28%) RxJava
8 10 (21.28%) Mobile Development
9 8 (17.02%) Java
9 8 (17.02%) SQLite
9 8 (17.02%) Apple Swift
10 7 (14.89%) JSON
10 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
10 7 (14.89%) OO
10 7 (14.89%) Usability Testing
10 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
11 6 (12.77%) Jenkins
11 6 (12.77%) E-Commerce
11 6 (12.77%) C++
11 6 (12.77%) Banking
11 6 (12.77%) Google
11 6 (12.77%) Finance
11 6 (12.77%) Scrum
12 5 (10.64%) Android SDK
12 5 (10.64%) HTML

Android Development
Top Related 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 (6.38%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) Dropbox
2 1 (2.13%) Firebase
2 1 (2.13%) GitHub
2 1 (2.13%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQLite
2 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.13%) Big Data
3 1 (2.13%) GIS
3 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.13%) Neo4j
3 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.77%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.51%) Android Studio
3 4 (8.51%) Gradle
4 3 (6.38%) Ant
4 3 (6.38%) Maven
4 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.26%) Calabash
5 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.26%) Jasmine
5 2 (4.26%) JIRA
5 2 (4.26%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.13%) Appium
6 1 (2.13%) Artifactory
6 1 (2.13%) Capybara
6 1 (2.13%) Hudson
6 1 (2.13%) Robotium
6 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (12.77%) Banking
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Games
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (85.11%) Developer
2 35 (74.47%) Android Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Senior Developer
4 9 (19.15%) Senior Android Developer
5 7 (14.89%) iOS Developer
6 6 (12.77%) iOS Android Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Applications Developer
8 3 (6.38%) C++ Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Designer
9 2 (4.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (4.26%) Lead Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Senior iOS Android Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Senior iOS Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Mobile Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Senior UI Developer
9 2 (4.26%) UI Designer
9 2 (4.26%) UI Developer
9 2 (4.26%) UX Designer
9 2 (4.26%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.91%) REST
2 11 (23.40%) Web Services
3 10 (21.28%) RxJava
4 7 (14.89%) JSON
5 5 (10.64%) Android SDK
5 5 (10.64%) CSS
5 5 (10.64%) HTML
6 4 (8.51%) OpenGL
7 3 (6.38%) .NET
7 3 (6.38%) HTML5
7 3 (6.38%) SOAP
8 2 (4.26%) Android NDK
8 2 (4.26%) Apache Camel
8 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
8 2 (4.26%) CSS3
8 2 (4.26%) D3.js
8 2 (4.26%) OpenCL
8 2 (4.26%) OpenCV
8 2 (4.26%) PhoneGap
8 2 (4.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) User Experience
2 12 (25.53%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.26%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (4.26%) iPad
3 2 (4.26%) iPhone
3 2 (4.26%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Social Media
4 1 (2.13%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Fintech
4 1 (2.13%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Android
2 13 (27.66%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.26%) Linux
3 2 (4.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) TDD
3 15 (31.91%) Open Source
4 13 (27.66%) iOS Development
5 10 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (21.28%) Mobile Development
6 7 (14.89%) OO
6 7 (14.89%) Usability Testing
7 6 (12.77%) E-Commerce
7 6 (12.77%) Scrum
8 3 (6.38%) BDD
8 3 (6.38%) MVC
8 3 (6.38%) OOD
9 2 (4.26%) Cross-Platform Development
9 2 (4.26%) Exploratory Testing
9 2 (4.26%) Game Development
9 2 (4.26%) SOA
9 2 (4.26%) Telematics
9 2 (4.26%) User Stories
9 2 (4.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) Apple Swift
1 8 (17.02%) Java
2 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.77%) C++
4 4 (8.51%) Objective-C
5 3 (6.38%) C#
6 2 (4.26%) Python
6 2 (4.26%) Ruby
6 2 (4.26%) SQL
7 1 (2.13%) C
7 1 (2.13%) Dart
7 1 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Google
2 2 (4.26%) Apple
3 1 (2.13%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.13%) IBM
3 1 (2.13%) WorldPay
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