The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 23 June 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.

Android Software Development
England / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 270 252 222
Rank change year-on-year -18 -30  
Contract jobs citing Android Development 155 182 218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.75% 0.84% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.99% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 152 172
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 - £25.75

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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 17919 18449 19236
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.65% 85.29% 82.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12848 13494 13624
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 £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 158 261
Median hourly rate £27.00 £21.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -2.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £43.75 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Android Development
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 London

Android Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android Development in London

Android Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android Development in London

Android Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android Development in London

Android Development
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 Development within the London region over the 3 months to 23 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 -13 34 £450 -5.26% 9
Bromley - 4 £375 -
Android Development
England

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

1 311 (100.00%) Android
2 144 (46.30%) Java
3 141 (45.34%) Agile Software Development
4 109 (35.05%) Apple iOS
5 95 (30.55%) TDD
6 94 (30.23%) Mobile App
7 91 (29.26%) iOS Development
8 83 (26.69%) Android SDK
9 78 (25.08%) JSON
10 73 (23.47%) Scrum
11 69 (22.19%) RxJava
12 64 (20.58%) Mobile Development
13 63 (20.26%) Git (software)
14 57 (18.33%) REST
15 56 (18.01%) User Experience
16 48 (15.43%) Finance
17 47 (15.11%) Gradle
18 42 (13.50%) JavaScript
19 39 (12.54%) SQLite
19 39 (12.54%) Material Design
20 38 (12.22%) OO
20 38 (12.22%) E-Commerce
21 37 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
21 37 (11.90%) Test Automation
21 37 (11.90%) Android Studio
22 35 (11.25%) Google
22 35 (11.25%) HTML
23 34 (10.93%) Kanban
24 31 (9.97%) Apple Swift
25 30 (9.65%) Banking

Android Development
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 5 (1.61%) JBoss
2 2 (0.64%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.32%) Apache
3 1 (0.32%) CMS
3 1 (0.32%) Confluence
3 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (0.64%) InVision
1 2 (0.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.07%) Google Play
2 7 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.96%) Firebase
4 3 (0.96%) GitHub
5 2 (0.64%) iTunes
5 2 (0.64%) PaaS
6 1 (0.32%) Dropbox
6 1 (0.32%) G Suite
6 1 (0.32%) Heroku
6 1 (0.32%) SaaS
6 1 (0.32%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.22%) HTTP
2 7 (2.25%) Bluetooth
3 3 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.32%) CTI
4 1 (0.32%) Internet
4 1 (0.32%) Skype
4 1 (0.32%) SMS
4 1 (0.32%) VoIP
4 1 (0.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (12.54%) SQLite
2 7 (2.25%) MongoDB
3 6 (1.93%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (0.64%) Big Data
5 2 (0.64%) CouchDB
5 2 (0.64%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.64%) GIS
5 2 (0.64%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.32%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (0.32%) Mixpanel
Development Applications
1 63 (20.26%) Git (software)
2 47 (15.11%) Gradle
3 37 (11.90%) Android Studio
4 28 (9.00%) Maven
5 26 (8.36%) Robolectric
6 24 (7.72%) Jenkins
7 15 (4.82%) JUnit
8 12 (3.86%) git-flow
9 10 (3.22%) Subversion
10 9 (2.89%) Mockito
11 6 (1.93%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.93%) Hudson
11 6 (1.93%) JIRA
12 5 (1.61%) Selenium
13 4 (1.29%) Ant
13 4 (1.29%) Xcode
14 3 (0.96%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 3 (0.96%) Capybara
14 3 (0.96%) Crashlytics
15 2 (0.64%) Jasmine
General
1 48 (15.43%) Finance
2 30 (9.65%) Banking
3 14 (4.50%) Retail
4 13 (4.18%) Manufacturing
5 11 (3.54%) Games
5 11 (3.54%) Marketing
6 10 (3.22%) Electronics
7 9 (2.89%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.61%) Advertising
9 4 (1.29%) Publishing
10 3 (0.96%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.64%) Digital Economy
12 1 (0.32%) Automotive
12 1 (0.32%) Billing
12 1 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.32%) iGaming
12 1 (0.32%) Legal
12 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 282 (90.68%) Developer
2 241 (77.49%) Android Developer
3 59 (18.97%) Senior Developer
4 55 (17.68%) Senior Android Developer
5 37 (11.90%) iOS Developer
6 25 (8.04%) iOS Android Developer
7 24 (7.72%) Applications Developer
8 23 (7.40%) Mobile Developer
9 21 (6.75%) Java Developer
10 20 (6.43%) Lead Developer
11 19 (6.11%) Java Android Developer
12 15 (4.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 15 (4.82%) Lead Android Developer
13 13 (4.18%) Agile Developer
14 12 (3.86%) Android Engineer
15 10 (3.22%) Senior Agile Developer
16 9 (2.89%) IoT Developer
16 9 (2.89%) JavaScript Developer
16 9 (2.89%) Mobile Applications Developer
16 9 (2.89%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (26.69%) Android SDK
2 78 (25.08%) JSON
3 69 (22.19%) RxJava
4 57 (18.33%) REST
5 39 (12.54%) Material Design
6 35 (11.25%) HTML
7 28 (9.00%) Web Services
8 27 (8.68%) CSS
9 21 (6.75%) HTML5
10 20 (6.43%) AngularJS
10 20 (6.43%) Node.js
10 20 (6.43%) React
10 20 (6.43%) XML
11 19 (6.11%) iOS SDK
12 17 (5.47%) SOAP
13 16 (5.14%) React Native
14 15 (4.82%) PhoneGap
14 15 (4.82%) RESTful
15 14 (4.50%) Apache Cordova
16 12 (3.86%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 94 (30.23%) Mobile App
2 56 (18.01%) User Experience
3 21 (6.75%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (3.54%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.22%) Social Media
6 9 (2.89%) Video on Demand
6 9 (2.89%) Wiki
7 7 (2.25%) Fintech
8 5 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.61%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (1.29%) iPad
9 4 (1.29%) iPhone
10 3 (0.96%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.96%) Animation
10 3 (0.96%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.96%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (0.96%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.64%) BBC
11 2 (0.64%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.64%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 311 (100.00%) Android
2 109 (35.05%) Apple iOS
3 11 (3.54%) Linux
4 4 (1.29%) Windows
5 3 (0.96%) Unix
5 3 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (45.34%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (30.55%) TDD
3 91 (29.26%) iOS Development
4 73 (23.47%) Scrum
5 64 (20.58%) Mobile Development
6 38 (12.22%) E-Commerce
6 38 (12.22%) OO
7 37 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (11.90%) Test Automation
8 34 (10.93%) Kanban
9 28 (9.00%) BDD
9 28 (9.00%) Open Source
10 24 (7.72%) Unit Testing
11 20 (6.43%) Software Engineering
12 17 (5.47%) Mobile Application Development
13 16 (5.14%) Pair Programming
14 15 (4.82%) Front End Development
15 13 (4.18%) Web Development
16 12 (3.86%) Mentoring
16 12 (3.86%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 144 (46.30%) Java
2 42 (13.50%) JavaScript
3 31 (9.97%) Apple Swift
4 26 (8.36%) Objective-C
5 22 (7.07%) C++
6 13 (4.18%) C
6 13 (4.18%) SQL
7 8 (2.57%) PHP
8 7 (2.25%) Python
9 4 (1.29%) C#
9 4 (1.29%) Go
9 4 (1.29%) GraphQL
9 4 (1.29%) Ruby
9 4 (1.29%) Scala
10 3 (0.96%) Groovy
11 2 (0.64%) ES6
11 2 (0.64%) GLSL
12 1 (0.32%) JSX
12 1 (0.32%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.32%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (3.54%) Degree
2 5 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.64%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.32%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.32%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.43%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.64%) HockeyApp
2 1 (0.32%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 35 (11.25%) Google
2 15 (4.82%) Apple
3 8 (2.57%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.57%) SAP
3 8 (2.57%) Xamarin
4 5 (1.61%) Telerik
5 3 (0.96%) Atlassian
5 3 (0.96%) Facebook
5 3 (0.96%) Twitter
6 2 (0.64%) Appcelerator
6 2 (0.64%) Oracle
7 1 (0.32%) Adobe
7 1 (0.32%) Coremetrics
7 1 (0.32%) IBM
7 1 (0.32%) Optimizely
7 1 (0.32%) Zend
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