The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Android Software Development
UK / England
Rank 290 374 351
Rank change year-on-year +84 -23  
Contract jobs citing Android Development 317 254 259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.77% 0.52% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.63% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 161 172
Median daily rate £424 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.35% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 7
Median hourly rate £43.75 £42.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +8.97%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £31.25 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £56.50 £44.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year +22.22% +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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 34339 40363 38097
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.24% 82.94% 80.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 22721 26823 23995
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 856 995 1110
Median hourly rate £35.75 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.66% +36.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Android Development
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Android Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android Development in England

Android Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android Development in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android Development in England

Android Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android Development in England

Android Development
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 Development within the England region over the 3 months to 23 March 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 +39 156 £450 +7.78% 64
South East +11 50 £400 +6.66% 24
East of England +27 37 £313 -16.66% 11
Yorkshire +25 32 £406 -1.51% 6
North West +13 17 £425 +21.42% 8
West Midlands +23 13 £350 -13.58% 13
East Midlands +1 8 £425 +21.42% 7
North East -3 4 £400 - 1
South West -5 1 £450 +28.57% 8
Android Development
UK

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 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 England region with a requirement for Android Development.

1 616 (100.00%) Android
2 282 (45.78%) Java
3 278 (45.13%) Agile Software Development
4 250 (40.58%) Mobile App
5 247 (40.10%) Apple iOS
6 213 (34.58%) iOS Development
7 179 (29.06%) Android SDK
8 173 (28.08%) TDD
9 136 (22.08%) Mobile Development
10 123 (19.97%) Git (software)
11 113 (18.34%) JavaScript
11 113 (18.34%) Scrum
12 109 (17.69%) JSON
13 102 (16.56%) Android Studio
14 94 (15.26%) REST
15 88 (14.29%) User Experience
16 85 (13.80%) HTML
17 78 (12.66%) Continuous Integration
18 75 (12.18%) Gradle
19 74 (12.01%) RESTful
20 68 (11.04%) Finance
21 67 (10.88%) OO
22 66 (10.71%) Objective-C
23 65 (10.55%) Web Services
23 65 (10.55%) XML
24 63 (10.23%) CSS
25 61 (9.90%) Apple Swift
26 56 (9.09%) Banking
27 55 (8.93%) Xamarin
28 54 (8.77%) E-Commerce

Android Development
Top Related 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 12 (1.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (0.97%) JBoss
3 5 (0.81%) IIS
4 3 (0.49%) Apache
4 3 (0.49%) Confluence
5 2 (0.32%) CMS
5 2 (0.32%) Mule
5 2 (0.32%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.32%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.16%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.16%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.16%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.16%) nginx
6 1 (0.16%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (0.97%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.32%) InVision
2 2 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (1.95%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (5.68%) Google Play
2 25 (4.06%) GitHub
3 10 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.65%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.65%) iTunes
5 4 (0.65%) TestFlight
6 3 (0.49%) PaaS
6 3 (0.49%) Slack
7 1 (0.16%) Bluemix
7 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.16%) Dropbox
7 1 (0.16%) Firebase
7 1 (0.16%) G Suite
7 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.16%) Heroku
7 1 (0.16%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.60%) Bluetooth
2 5 (0.81%) VoIP
3 4 (0.65%) RTSP
3 4 (0.65%) Wireshark
4 3 (0.49%) HTTP
4 3 (0.49%) Internet
4 3 (0.49%) Skype
5 2 (0.32%) NFC
6 1 (0.16%) Extranet
6 1 (0.16%) Intranet
6 1 (0.16%) RFID
6 1 (0.16%) SMTP
6 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (6.66%) SQLite
2 32 (5.19%) SQL Server
3 19 (3.08%) Relational Database
4 16 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (2.27%) MongoDB
6 13 (2.11%) RDBMS
7 12 (1.95%) MySQL
8 8 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (1.14%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (0.65%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (0.65%) Big Data
10 4 (0.65%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.49%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.32%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.32%) Mixpanel
12 2 (0.32%) Neo4j
12 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.16%) HBase
13 1 (0.16%) Redis
Development Applications
1 123 (19.97%) Git (software)
2 102 (16.56%) Android Studio
3 75 (12.18%) Gradle
4 50 (8.12%) Jenkins
5 28 (4.55%) Eclipse
6 27 (4.38%) JUnit
7 25 (4.06%) Maven
8 24 (3.90%) Xcode
9 21 (3.41%) Subversion
10 20 (3.25%) Calabash
10 20 (3.25%) Robolectric
11 18 (2.92%) JIRA
12 10 (1.62%) CocoaPods
13 9 (1.46%) Mockito
14 7 (1.14%) Jasmine
15 6 (0.97%) Cucumber
16 5 (0.81%) Mocha
17 4 (0.65%) Hudson
17 4 (0.65%) Mercurial
17 4 (0.65%) Robotium
General
1 68 (11.04%) Finance
2 56 (9.09%) Banking
3 31 (5.03%) Games
4 23 (3.73%) Marketing
5 16 (2.60%) Publishing
5 16 (2.60%) Retail
6 13 (2.11%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.79%) Automotive
8 9 (1.46%) Electronics
9 8 (1.30%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.14%) Advertising
11 4 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.65%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.49%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.32%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.32%) Legal
14 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 565 (91.72%) Developer
2 457 (74.19%) Android Developer
3 87 (14.12%) iOS Developer
4 71 (11.53%) Senior Developer
5 68 (11.04%) Java Developer
6 66 (10.71%) Mobile Developer
7 63 (10.23%) iOS Android Developer
8 59 (9.58%) Applications Developer
9 55 (8.93%) Java Android Developer
10 50 (8.12%) Senior Android Developer
11 30 (4.87%) Xamarin Developer
12 28 (4.55%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 22 (3.57%) Android Engineer
14 21 (3.41%) Agile Developer
15 16 (2.60%) Designer
15 16 (2.60%) UI Designer
16 14 (2.27%) C# Developer
16 14 (2.27%) Lead Developer
17 13 (2.11%) JavaScript Developer
18 12 (1.95%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (29.06%) Android SDK
2 109 (17.69%) JSON
3 94 (15.26%) REST
4 85 (13.80%) HTML
5 74 (12.01%) RESTful
6 65 (10.55%) Web Services
6 65 (10.55%) XML
7 63 (10.23%) CSS
8 50 (8.12%) RxJava
9 45 (7.31%) .NET
10 43 (6.98%) iOS SDK
11 35 (5.68%) Material Design
12 33 (5.36%) AngularJS
13 28 (4.55%) HTML5
14 27 (4.38%) Node.js
14 27 (4.38%) OpenGL
15 24 (3.90%) SOAP
16 23 (3.73%) React
17 20 (3.25%) React Native
18 18 (2.92%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 250 (40.58%) Mobile App
2 88 (14.29%) User Experience
3 40 (6.49%) Computer Science
4 28 (4.55%) iPhone
5 27 (4.38%) Mobile Banking
6 24 (3.90%) iPad
7 18 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (2.76%) Animation
9 13 (2.11%) Data Structures
10 12 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.62%) Video on Demand
12 9 (1.46%) Embedded Systems
13 8 (1.30%) 3D Graphics
13 8 (1.30%) Algorithms
13 8 (1.30%) Mobile Games
13 8 (1.30%) Social Media
14 7 (1.14%) Augmented Reality
14 7 (1.14%) Wiki
15 4 (0.65%) Apple TV
15 4 (0.65%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 616 (100.00%) Android
2 247 (40.10%) Apple iOS
3 33 (5.36%) Windows
4 29 (4.71%) Linux
5 18 (2.92%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.65%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (0.65%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.65%) Unix
7 3 (0.49%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (45.13%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (34.58%) iOS Development
3 173 (28.08%) TDD
4 136 (22.08%) Mobile Development
5 113 (18.34%) Scrum
6 78 (12.66%) Continuous Integration
7 67 (10.88%) OO
8 54 (8.77%) E-Commerce
9 47 (7.63%) BDD
9 47 (7.63%) Software Engineering
10 43 (6.98%) Mentoring
11 36 (5.84%) Unit Testing
12 35 (5.68%) Mobile Application Development
12 35 (5.68%) MVC
13 33 (5.36%) Pair Programming
14 32 (5.19%) OOD
14 32 (5.19%) Open Source
15 31 (5.03%) DevOps
16 25 (4.06%) Automated Testing
17 24 (3.90%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 282 (45.78%) Java
2 113 (18.34%) JavaScript
3 66 (10.71%) Objective-C
4 61 (9.90%) Apple Swift
5 50 (8.12%) C#
6 45 (7.31%) C++
7 42 (6.82%) SQL
8 22 (3.57%) C
9 19 (3.08%) PHP
10 17 (2.76%) Python
11 15 (2.44%) ES6
12 10 (1.62%) Ruby
13 6 (0.97%) Groovy
14 4 (0.65%) Go
15 2 (0.32%) ECMAScript
15 2 (0.32%) GLSL
15 2 (0.32%) Perl
15 2 (0.32%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.32%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.16%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 35 (5.68%) Degree
2 4 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.76%) QA
2 7 (1.14%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.16%) PMO
3 1 (0.16%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (1.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.49%) Ansible
2 3 (0.49%) Puppet
3 2 (0.32%) HockeyApp
4 1 (0.16%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.16%) yum
Vendors
1 55 (8.93%) Xamarin
2 44 (7.14%) Google
3 24 (3.90%) Adobe
4 21 (3.41%) Apple
5 18 (2.92%) Oracle
6 10 (1.62%) Microsoft
7 9 (1.46%) Citrix
8 4 (0.65%) SAP
9 3 (0.49%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.49%) Cognizant
10 2 (0.32%) Apigee
10 2 (0.32%) Appcelerator
10 2 (0.32%) Coremetrics
10 2 (0.32%) DoubleClick
10 2 (0.32%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.32%) Splunk
10 2 (0.32%) Tealium
10 2 (0.32%) Twitter
11 1 (0.16%) Mapbox
11 1 (0.16%) Optimizely
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