The median contractor rate for a Senior Android Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 March 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.

Senior Android Developer
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 550 603 573
Rank change year-on-year +53 -30  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Android Developer 27 23 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.065% 0.046% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.049% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 27
Median daily rate £475 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -10.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £525 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £375 £463
% change year-on-year +11.66% -18.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.18% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £62.50 -
% change year-on-year -28.00% -  

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 39575 47323 46031
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.83% 95.28% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25800 31094 28258
Median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1355 1459 1862
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Senior Android Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Android Developer in England

Senior Android Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Android Developer in England

Senior Android Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Android Developer in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Android Developer in England

Senior 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 Senior Android Developer in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Android Developer in England

Senior 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 Senior Android Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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 +35 21 £500 +14.28% 11
South East +21 4 £400 +6.66%
East Midlands - 2 £450 - 1
Senior Android Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Android Developer in the job title.

1 50 (100.00%) Android
2 49 (98.00%) Android Development
3 29 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (46.00%) TDD
5 21 (42.00%) Mobile App
6 20 (40.00%) Java
7 14 (28.00%) Gradle
7 14 (28.00%) Android SDK
7 14 (28.00%) User Experience
8 12 (24.00%) Android Studio
8 12 (24.00%) REST
9 11 (22.00%) Finance
10 10 (20.00%) E-Commerce
10 10 (20.00%) Scrum
10 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (20.00%) Mobile Development
11 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
11 9 (18.00%) Google
12 8 (16.00%) JSON
12 8 (16.00%) SQLite
12 8 (16.00%) Material Design
13 7 (14.00%) Apple iOS
13 7 (14.00%) Pair Programming
13 7 (14.00%) OO
14 6 (12.00%) Web Services
14 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
14 6 (12.00%) Banking
14 6 (12.00%) iOS Development
14 6 (12.00%) Open Source
14 6 (12.00%) Video on Demand

Senior 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Google Play
2 2 (4.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (28.00%) Gradle
2 12 (24.00%) Android Studio
3 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (10.00%) Robolectric
5 3 (6.00%) JUnit
5 3 (6.00%) Maven
5 3 (6.00%) Mockito
6 2 (4.00%) Crashlytics
6 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.00%) JIRA
7 1 (2.00%) Babel
7 1 (2.00%) Genymotion
7 1 (2.00%) Xcode
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Electronics
3 3 (6.00%) Games
3 3 (6.00%) Marketing
4 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.00%) Retail
4 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) Automotive
5 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.00%) Android SDK
2 12 (24.00%) REST
3 8 (16.00%) JSON
3 8 (16.00%) Material Design
4 6 (12.00%) RxJava
4 6 (12.00%) Web Services
5 4 (8.00%) CSS
5 4 (8.00%) HTML
6 3 (6.00%) SOAP
7 2 (4.00%) Google Maps API
7 2 (4.00%) iOS SDK
7 2 (4.00%) jQuery
8 1 (2.00%) Cocoa
8 1 (2.00%) OpenGL
8 1 (2.00%) React Native
8 1 (2.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 21 (42.00%) Mobile App
2 14 (28.00%) User Experience
3 6 (12.00%) Video on Demand
4 3 (6.00%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.00%) Apple TV
6 1 (2.00%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Android
2 7 (14.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (98.00%) Android Development
2 29 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (46.00%) TDD
4 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 10 (20.00%) Mobile Development
4 10 (20.00%) Scrum
5 7 (14.00%) OO
5 7 (14.00%) Pair Programming
6 6 (12.00%) iOS Development
6 6 (12.00%) Open Source
7 5 (10.00%) Usability Testing
8 4 (8.00%) BDD
8 4 (8.00%) Extreme Programming
8 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.00%) Re-Platforming
9 3 (6.00%) Kanban
9 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (4.00%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) Java
2 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.00%) C
3 3 (6.00%) C++
4 2 (4.00%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.00%) ECMAScript
5 1 (2.00%) ES6
5 1 (2.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Google
2 2 (4.00%) Apigee
2 2 (4.00%) Apple
2 2 (4.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (4.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.00%) DoubleClick
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