Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 291 276 260
Rank change year-on-year -15 -16 +26
Contract jobs citing Android Development 404 381 403
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.87% 0.85% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.98% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 306 307
London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £343 £350 £313
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 7
London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
10th Percentile £19.55 £37.50 £38.50
90th Percentile £58.88 £47.13 £43.75
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +26.87%

Android Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40213 38714 39399
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.99% 86.21% 83.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 29244 27790 28144
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £670 £644 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £422
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.62% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 399 477
London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.35 £50.61 £50.00
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.70% +8.49% +18.42%

Android Development
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Android Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 6 months to 19 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android Development in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -7 92 £475 -5.00% 14
West London +6 22 £505 +34.67% 2
East London -14 3 £550 +54.39% 6
North London -8 2 £325 -
South London -34 1 £375 -6.25% 1
Android Development
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 404 (100.00%) Android
2 197 (48.76%) Java
3 190 (47.03%) Agile Software Development
4 157 (38.86%) Apple iOS
5 143 (35.40%) Mobile App
6 135 (33.42%) TDD
7 133 (32.92%) iOS Development
8 102 (25.25%) Mobile Development
9 98 (24.26%) Git (software)
10 90 (22.28%) RxJava
11 86 (21.29%) JavaScript
12 82 (20.30%) Android SDK
13 74 (18.32%) Scrum
14 71 (17.57%) JSON
15 70 (17.33%) User Experience
16 68 (16.83%) BDD
17 66 (16.34%) REST
18 65 (16.09%) Continuous Integration
19 64 (15.84%) RESTful
20 59 (14.60%) Finance
21 55 (13.61%) Jenkins
22 53 (13.12%) HTML
23 52 (12.87%) OOP
24 49 (12.13%) Apple Swift
25 41 (10.15%) Gradle
26 39 (9.65%) Objective-C
27 38 (9.41%) Kanban
28 36 (8.91%) Test Automation
28 36 (8.91%) Google
28 36 (8.91%) C++

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 4 (0.99%) Apache Spark
1 4 (0.99%) JBoss
2 1 (0.25%) Apache
2 1 (0.25%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (0.25%) CMS
2 1 (0.25%) Confluence
2 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.25%) Joomla!
2 1 (0.25%) Mule
2 1 (0.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.19%) Google Play
2 20 (4.95%) GitHub
2 20 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (3.71%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.73%) PaaS
4 7 (1.73%) SaaS
5 6 (1.49%) Firebase
6 3 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.74%) npm
7 2 (0.50%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (0.50%) IaaS
8 1 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.25%) Office 365
8 1 (0.25%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.18%) HTTP
2 21 (5.20%) Bluetooth
3 7 (1.73%) Internet
4 6 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.74%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.50%) Skype
7 1 (0.25%) CTI
7 1 (0.25%) DVB
7 1 (0.25%) NFC
7 1 (0.25%) SMS
7 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.46%) SQLite
2 15 (3.71%) NoSQL
3 10 (2.48%) MongoDB
4 8 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (1.98%) SQL Server
5 6 (1.49%) Big Data
6 5 (1.24%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (0.99%) CouchDB
7 4 (0.99%) Data Mining
7 4 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.74%) Redis
8 3 (0.74%) Spotfire
9 2 (0.50%) MySQL
10 1 (0.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.25%) GIS
10 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.25%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 98 (24.26%) Git (software)
2 55 (13.61%) Jenkins
3 41 (10.15%) Gradle
4 35 (8.66%) Android Studio
5 21 (5.20%) JIRA
6 15 (3.71%) JUnit
7 13 (3.22%) Crashlytics
7 13 (3.22%) Subversion
8 10 (2.48%) Cucumber
9 9 (2.23%) Visual Studio
10 8 (1.98%) Appium
11 7 (1.73%) Hudson
12 6 (1.49%) git-flow
12 6 (1.49%) Xcode
13 5 (1.24%) Calabash
13 5 (1.24%) Maven
13 5 (1.24%) Mockito
13 5 (1.24%) NUnit
13 5 (1.24%) UI Automator
14 3 (0.74%) Gerrit
General
1 59 (14.60%) Finance
2 30 (7.43%) Banking
3 21 (5.20%) Games
4 16 (3.96%) Telecoms
5 15 (3.71%) Manufacturing
6 14 (3.47%) Marketing
6 14 (3.47%) Retail
7 10 (2.48%) Advertising
8 6 (1.49%) Electronics
8 6 (1.49%) Publishing
9 5 (1.24%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.74%) Automotive
10 3 (0.74%) Front Office
10 3 (0.74%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.25%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.25%) French Language
12 1 (0.25%) German Language
12 1 (0.25%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.25%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 361 (89.36%) Developer
2 294 (72.77%) Android Developer
3 75 (18.56%) Senior Developer
4 64 (15.84%) Senior Android Developer
5 45 (11.14%) iOS Developer
6 41 (10.15%) Mobile Developer
7 31 (7.67%) iOS Android Developer
8 25 (6.19%) Java Developer
9 22 (5.45%) Applications Developer
10 20 (4.95%) Java Android Developer
11 10 (2.48%) Android Engineer
11 10 (2.48%) Lead Developer
11 10 (2.48%) Xamarin Developer
12 8 (1.98%) C# Developer
12 8 (1.98%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 8 (1.98%) UI Developer
13 6 (1.49%) Agile Developer
13 6 (1.49%) Angular Developer
13 6 (1.49%) Lead Android Developer
13 6 (1.49%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (22.28%) RxJava
2 82 (20.30%) Android SDK
3 71 (17.57%) JSON
4 66 (16.34%) REST
5 64 (15.84%) RESTful
6 53 (13.12%) HTML
7 35 (8.66%) CSS
7 35 (8.66%) Web Services
8 33 (8.17%) XML
9 29 (7.18%) React Native
10 28 (6.93%) HTML5
11 24 (5.94%) Material Design
12 23 (5.69%) .NET
13 22 (5.45%) AngularJS
14 20 (4.95%) React
15 15 (3.71%) SOAP
16 14 (3.47%) Velocity
17 13 (3.22%) CSS3
17 13 (3.22%) Node.js
18 12 (2.97%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 143 (35.40%) Mobile App
2 70 (17.33%) User Experience
3 28 (6.93%) Greenfield Project
4 22 (5.45%) Computer Science
5 17 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (4.21%) Animation
6 15 (3.71%) Video on Demand
7 12 (2.97%) Fintech
7 12 (2.97%) IPTV
8 11 (2.72%) Chromecast
9 7 (1.73%) Social Media
9 7 (1.73%) Wiki
10 6 (1.49%) iPhone
10 6 (1.49%) Mobile Games
10 6 (1.49%) Over-the-Top Content
11 5 (1.24%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.24%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.99%) iPad
12 4 (0.99%) Spread Betting
13 3 (0.74%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 404 (100.00%) Android
2 157 (38.86%) Apple iOS
3 15 (3.71%) Linux
3 15 (3.71%) Windows
4 8 (1.98%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.25%) Nucleus RTOS
5 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.25%) Unix
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (47.03%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (33.42%) TDD
3 133 (32.92%) iOS Development
4 102 (25.25%) Mobile Development
5 74 (18.32%) Scrum
6 68 (16.83%) BDD
7 65 (16.09%) Continuous Integration
8 52 (12.87%) OOP
9 38 (9.41%) Kanban
10 36 (8.91%) Test Automation
11 30 (7.43%) Mobile Application Development
11 30 (7.43%) Pair Programming
11 30 (7.43%) Unit Testing
12 24 (5.94%) Open Source
13 23 (5.69%) Analytics
13 23 (5.69%) OO
14 22 (5.45%) Software Engineering
15 21 (5.20%) MVC
16 20 (4.95%) Continuous Improvement
17 17 (4.21%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 197 (48.76%) Java
2 86 (21.29%) JavaScript
3 49 (12.13%) Apple Swift
4 39 (9.65%) Objective-C
5 36 (8.91%) C++
6 31 (7.67%) SQL
7 26 (6.44%) C
8 23 (5.69%) C#
9 18 (4.46%) Kotlin
10 14 (3.47%) Python
11 10 (2.48%) Scala
12 9 (2.23%) PHP
13 6 (1.49%) GraphQL
13 6 (1.49%) Groovy
14 4 (0.99%) Ruby
15 3 (0.74%) ECMAScript
15 3 (0.74%) ES6
15 3 (0.74%) VBA
16 2 (0.50%) Go
16 2 (0.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (5.20%) Degree
2 17 (4.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (2.72%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.25%) MCSE
4 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.95%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.74%) Docker
2 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.50%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (0.50%) Kubernetes
1 2 (0.50%) Terraform
2 1 (0.25%) HockeyApp
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.25%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 36 (8.91%) Google
2 14 (3.47%) Apple
3 12 (2.97%) Xamarin
4 6 (1.49%) SAP
5 4 (0.99%) Oracle
6 3 (0.74%) Alteryx
6 3 (0.74%) Appcelerator
6 3 (0.74%) Facebook
6 3 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (0.74%) Twitter
7 2 (0.50%) Adobe
7 2 (0.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.50%) SOASTA, Inc
7 2 (0.50%) Tealium
8 1 (0.25%) Citrix
8 1 (0.25%) Syncfusion
8 1 (0.25%) WorldPay