The median contractor rate for an Android Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 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
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 386 394 372
Rank change year-on-year +8 -22  
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 208 244 280
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.48% 0.50% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.53% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 195 190
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 3
Median hourly rate £49.25 - £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.25 - £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 - £38.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.25 - £35.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40905 46317 48290
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.76% 95.03% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 26668 30607 30911
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1248 1357 1858
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Android Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Android Developer in England

Android Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android Developer in England

Android Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android Developer in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android Developer in England

Android Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android Developer in England

Android Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android Developer in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Android Developer in England

Android Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -26 114 £450 -2.70% 42
North West +31 24 £450 +5.88% 10
Yorkshire +34 23 £413 - 8
East Midlands +1 12 £400 +21.21% 6
South East -3 12 £288 -32.35% 13
East of England -9 12 £283 -19.28% 4
West Midlands +24 4 £363 -9.37% 6
North East +70 3 £338 -
South West +3 3 £425 -12.82% 4
Android Developer
UK

Android Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region featuring Android Developer in the job title.

1 465 (100.00%) Android
2 453 (97.42%) Android Development
3 262 (56.34%) Java
4 209 (44.95%) Mobile App
5 194 (41.72%) Android SDK
5 194 (41.72%) Agile Software Development
6 155 (33.33%) TDD
7 117 (25.16%) Apple iOS
8 112 (24.09%) JSON
9 96 (20.65%) Scrum
10 92 (19.78%) Git (software)
11 91 (19.57%) iOS Development
12 82 (17.63%) Gradle
13 79 (16.99%) Continuous Integration
14 78 (16.77%) Mobile Development
15 77 (16.56%) Android Studio
16 76 (16.34%) RESTful
17 73 (15.70%) RxJava
18 68 (14.62%) REST
19 65 (13.98%) User Experience
20 64 (13.76%) JavaScript
21 54 (11.61%) OO
21 54 (11.61%) Jenkins
22 52 (11.18%) Finance
23 50 (10.75%) Banking
23 50 (10.75%) HTML
23 50 (10.75%) BDD
23 50 (10.75%) Test Automation
24 47 (10.11%) Material Design
25 45 (9.68%) XML

Android Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 11 (2.37%) Confluence
2 3 (0.65%) JBoss
3 2 (0.43%) Alfresco
3 2 (0.43%) CMS
3 2 (0.43%) Drupal
3 2 (0.43%) Liferay
3 2 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (0.43%) InVision
1 2 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (1.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.02%) Google Play
2 19 (4.09%) GitHub
3 3 (0.65%) Firebase
4 2 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.22%) Dropbox
5 1 (0.22%) Heroku
5 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.22%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.15%) Bluetooth
2 6 (1.29%) HTTP
3 5 (1.08%) VoIP
4 4 (0.86%) RTSP
4 4 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (0.86%) Wireshark
5 3 (0.65%) Internet
6 2 (0.43%) Skype
7 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (8.17%) SQLite
2 7 (1.51%) MongoDB
3 4 (0.86%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.65%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.43%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.22%) GIS
6 1 (0.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 92 (19.78%) Git (software)
2 82 (17.63%) Gradle
3 77 (16.56%) Android Studio
4 54 (11.61%) Jenkins
5 39 (8.39%) JUnit
6 28 (6.02%) Maven
7 26 (5.59%) Robolectric
8 18 (3.87%) JIRA
9 17 (3.66%) Mockito
10 16 (3.44%) Calabash
10 16 (3.44%) Subversion
11 9 (1.94%) git-flow
12 8 (1.72%) Hudson
12 8 (1.72%) Xcode
13 7 (1.51%) Eclipse
14 6 (1.29%) jMock
15 5 (1.08%) Selenium
16 4 (0.86%) Ant
16 4 (0.86%) Appcelerator Titanium
16 4 (0.86%) Cucumber
General
1 52 (11.18%) Finance
2 50 (10.75%) Banking
3 21 (4.52%) Manufacturing
4 15 (3.23%) Games
5 14 (3.01%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.80%) Electronics
6 13 (2.80%) Retail
7 12 (2.58%) Marketing
8 10 (2.15%) Publishing
9 7 (1.51%) Automotive
10 3 (0.65%) Advertising
11 2 (0.43%) Digital Economy
11 2 (0.43%) Legal
12 1 (0.22%) Billing
12 1 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.22%) German Language
12 1 (0.22%) iGaming
12 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (41.72%) Android SDK
2 112 (24.09%) JSON
3 76 (16.34%) RESTful
4 73 (15.70%) RxJava
5 68 (14.62%) REST
6 50 (10.75%) HTML
7 47 (10.11%) Material Design
8 45 (9.68%) XML
9 40 (8.60%) iOS SDK
10 36 (7.74%) Web Services
11 32 (6.88%) SOAP
12 22 (4.73%) CSS
13 18 (3.87%) Core Data
14 17 (3.66%) Android NDK
15 16 (3.44%) HTML5
15 16 (3.44%) React Native
16 15 (3.23%) Core Animation
17 14 (3.01%) AngularJS
18 12 (2.58%) Node.js
19 11 (2.37%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 209 (44.95%) Mobile App
2 65 (13.98%) User Experience
3 27 (5.81%) Greenfield Project
4 18 (3.87%) Animation
5 14 (3.01%) Mobile Banking
6 13 (2.80%) Computer Science
7 9 (1.94%) Video on Demand
7 9 (1.94%) Wiki
8 8 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (1.72%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.72%) Social Media
9 7 (1.51%) iPad
10 6 (1.29%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.08%) iPhone
12 4 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
12 4 (0.86%) Fintech
13 2 (0.43%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.43%) Mobile Games
13 2 (0.43%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 465 (100.00%) Android
2 117 (25.16%) Apple iOS
3 9 (1.94%) Windows
4 4 (0.86%) Linux
5 2 (0.43%) Unix
5 2 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (0.43%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 453 (97.42%) Android Development
2 194 (41.72%) Agile Software Development
3 155 (33.33%) TDD
4 96 (20.65%) Scrum
5 91 (19.57%) iOS Development
6 79 (16.99%) Continuous Integration
7 78 (16.77%) Mobile Development
8 54 (11.61%) OO
9 50 (10.75%) BDD
9 50 (10.75%) Test Automation
10 44 (9.46%) Unit Testing
11 40 (8.60%) E-Commerce
12 34 (7.31%) Pair Programming
13 33 (7.10%) OOD
14 29 (6.24%) Mobile Application Development
15 28 (6.02%) Kanban
16 27 (5.81%) MVC
17 24 (5.16%) Open Source
18 19 (4.09%) Mentoring
19 18 (3.87%) Push Notifications
Programming Languages
1 262 (56.34%) Java
2 64 (13.76%) JavaScript
3 39 (8.39%) Objective-C
4 36 (7.74%) C++
5 27 (5.81%) Apple Swift
6 26 (5.59%) C
7 15 (3.23%) SQL
8 12 (2.58%) C#
9 7 (1.51%) Python
10 4 (0.86%) Groovy
11 3 (0.65%) Ruby
12 2 (0.43%) GLSL
12 2 (0.43%) Kotlin
12 2 (0.43%) PHP
13 1 (0.22%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.22%) ES6
13 1 (0.22%) GraphQL
13 1 (0.22%) Scala
13 1 (0.22%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (1.51%) Degree
2 5 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.43%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.22%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 39 (8.39%) Google
2 32 (6.88%) Xamarin
3 12 (2.58%) Apple
4 9 (1.94%) SAP
5 8 (1.72%) Microsoft
6 6 (1.29%) Telerik
7 4 (0.86%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.65%) Appcelerator
8 3 (0.65%) Facebook
8 3 (0.65%) IBM
8 3 (0.65%) Oracle
9 2 (0.43%) OpenText
10 1 (0.22%) Freescale
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South West
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Brentwood, Essex
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Rate: £270 - £280 per day + negotiable
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West London
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Rate: £425 - £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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