The median contractor rate for an Android Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 28 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
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 305 297 275
Rank change year-on-year -8 -22  
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 117 139 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.56% 0.64% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.67% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 117 125
Median daily rate £450 £463 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +11.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £353 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £586 £538 £556
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 £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 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19705 20681 21805
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.90% 95.27% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 49190 54031 56877
Median daily rate £500 £465 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.52% +6.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £284 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £641 £631
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 788 774 1398
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -10.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £44.28 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Android Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Android Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Android Developer in London

Android Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android Developer in London

Android Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android Developer in London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android Developer in London

Android Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android Developer in London

Android Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 28 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
City of London -18 22 £406 -14.47% 8
Bromley - 1 £375 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Android Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 London region featuring Android Developer in the job title.

1 261 (100.00%) Android
2 252 (96.55%) Android Development
3 138 (52.87%) Java
4 117 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
5 92 (35.25%) TDD
6 88 (33.72%) Mobile App
7 86 (32.95%) Android SDK
8 74 (28.35%) JSON
9 67 (25.67%) RxJava
10 63 (24.14%) Apple iOS
11 60 (22.99%) Scrum
12 57 (21.84%) Mobile Development
13 56 (21.46%) Git (software)
14 48 (18.39%) Gradle
15 47 (18.01%) User Experience
15 47 (18.01%) REST
16 41 (15.71%) iOS Development
17 40 (15.33%) Android Studio
18 39 (14.94%) Material Design
19 38 (14.56%) E-Commerce
20 37 (14.18%) SQLite
21 34 (13.03%) OO
22 33 (12.64%) Google
22 33 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
23 31 (11.88%) Finance
24 30 (11.49%) Test Automation
25 28 (10.73%) BDD
26 27 (10.34%) Kanban
26 27 (10.34%) Maven
27 26 (9.96%) Robolectric

Android Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (1.15%) JBoss
2 1 (0.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (0.77%) InVision
1 2 (0.77%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (3.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.81%) Google Play
2 3 (1.15%) Firebase
2 3 (1.15%) GitHub
3 2 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.38%) Dropbox
4 1 (0.38%) Heroku
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.68%) Bluetooth
2 6 (2.30%) HTTP
3 4 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.38%) Internet
4 1 (0.38%) Skype
4 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.38%) VoIP
4 1 (0.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (14.18%) SQLite
2 3 (1.15%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.77%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.77%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.77%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.38%) GIS
Development Applications
1 56 (21.46%) Git (software)
2 48 (18.39%) Gradle
3 40 (15.33%) Android Studio
4 27 (10.34%) Maven
5 26 (9.96%) Robolectric
6 22 (8.43%) Jenkins
7 14 (5.36%) JUnit
8 11 (4.21%) Subversion
9 9 (3.45%) Mockito
10 8 (3.07%) git-flow
11 6 (2.30%) Hudson
11 6 (2.30%) JIRA
12 5 (1.92%) Cucumber
12 5 (1.92%) Selenium
13 4 (1.53%) Ant
13 4 (1.53%) Xcode
14 3 (1.15%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 3 (1.15%) Capybara
14 3 (1.15%) Crashlytics
15 2 (0.77%) UI Automator
General
1 31 (11.88%) Finance
2 24 (9.20%) Banking
3 13 (4.98%) Manufacturing
4 11 (4.21%) Games
4 11 (4.21%) Marketing
4 11 (4.21%) Retail
5 10 (3.83%) Electronics
6 9 (3.45%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.92%) Publishing
8 3 (1.15%) Advertising
9 2 (0.77%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.38%) Billing
10 1 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.38%) iGaming
10 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.38%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (32.95%) Android SDK
2 74 (28.35%) JSON
3 67 (25.67%) RxJava
4 47 (18.01%) REST
5 39 (14.94%) Material Design
6 23 (8.81%) Web Services
7 19 (7.28%) iOS SDK
8 17 (6.51%) SOAP
9 16 (6.13%) RESTful
9 16 (6.13%) XML
10 13 (4.98%) React Native
11 10 (3.83%) Apache Cordova
11 10 (3.83%) HTML
12 8 (3.07%) CSS
12 8 (3.07%) jQuery
12 8 (3.07%) React
13 7 (2.68%) Android NDK
13 7 (2.68%) PhoneGap
14 6 (2.30%) .NET
14 6 (2.30%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 88 (33.72%) Mobile App
2 47 (18.01%) User Experience
3 18 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (3.45%) Video on Demand
4 9 (3.45%) Wiki
5 6 (2.30%) Social Media
6 5 (1.92%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.53%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.53%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.53%) Fintech
7 4 (1.53%) iPad
8 3 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.15%) Animation
8 3 (1.15%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (0.77%) BBC
9 2 (0.77%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.77%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.38%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.38%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.38%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 261 (100.00%) Android
2 63 (24.14%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.53%) Linux
4 3 (1.15%) Unix
4 3 (1.15%) Windows
5 2 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (96.55%) Android Development
2 117 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (35.25%) TDD
4 60 (22.99%) Scrum
5 57 (21.84%) Mobile Development
6 41 (15.71%) iOS Development
7 38 (14.56%) E-Commerce
8 34 (13.03%) OO
9 33 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (11.49%) Test Automation
11 28 (10.73%) BDD
12 27 (10.34%) Kanban
13 22 (8.43%) Unit Testing
14 15 (5.75%) Pair Programming
15 14 (5.36%) Open Source
16 13 (4.98%) Mobile Application Development
17 12 (4.60%) Mentoring
18 10 (3.83%) Project Management
18 10 (3.83%) Software Engineering
19 9 (3.45%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 138 (52.87%) Java
2 24 (9.20%) JavaScript
3 18 (6.90%) Apple Swift
3 18 (6.90%) C++
4 17 (6.51%) Objective-C
5 15 (5.75%) C
6 9 (3.45%) SQL
7 7 (2.68%) Python
8 5 (1.92%) C#
9 3 (1.15%) Groovy
10 2 (0.77%) GLSL
11 1 (0.38%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.38%) GraphQL
11 1 (0.38%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.38%) Scala
11 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.38%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (1.53%) Degree
2 2 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (0.77%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.83%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 33 (12.64%) Google
2 12 (4.60%) Xamarin
3 10 (3.83%) Apple
4 8 (3.07%) SAP
5 6 (2.30%) Telerik
6 4 (1.53%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.15%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.77%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.38%) Facebook
9 1 (0.38%) Freescale
9 1 (0.38%) IBM
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