Android Contracts in London

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > London

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London requiring Android skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that cited Android over the 6 months leading up to 12 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
12 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 187 266 235
Rank change year-on-year +79 -31 -72
Contract jobs citing Android 226 231 477
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.28% 0.92% 1.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.71% 6.27% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 165 358
10th Percentile £190 £184 £206
25th Percentile £312 £243 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £450 £500
Median % change year-on-year - -10.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £575 £575 £588
90th Percentile £675 £660 £725
England median daily rate £450 £400 £500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -20.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 8 10
10th Percentile £13.87 £16.13 £18.84
25th Percentile £15.87 £18.23 £33.44
Median hourly rate £22.00 £23.82 £40.63
Median % change year-on-year -7.62% -41.38% -36.52%
75th Percentile £39.75 £35.59 £56.72
90th Percentile £49.20 £51.64 £63.60
England median hourly rate £25.20 £21.50 £23.06
% change year-on-year +17.21% -6.74% -62.81%

All Operating Systems
London

Android falls under the Operating Systems category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies requiring operating system skills in London.

Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,110 3,682 5,114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 11.93% 14.64% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,485 2,680 3,729
10th Percentile £209 £213 £225
25th Percentile £350 £402 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £550 £550
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £625 £666 £670
90th Percentile £750 £775 £763
England median daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 62 82
10th Percentile £15.19 £16.41 £15.00
25th Percentile £18.13 £22.75 £21.13
Median hourly rate £22.00 £48.75 £23.91
Median % change year-on-year -54.87% +103.89% -40.23%
75th Percentile £27.59 £64.50 £45.16
90th Percentile £60.43 £83.68 £62.38
England median hourly rate £22.51 £45.06 £21.50
% change year-on-year -50.04% +109.56% +21.13%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in London

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Android in London.

Daily rate trend for Android in London

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Android in London over the 6 months to 12 June 2024.

Daily rate histogram for Android in London

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Android in London.

Hourly rate trend for Android in London

Android
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Android in London over the 6 months to 12 June 2024.

Hourly rate histogram for Android in London

Android
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 within the London region over the 6 months to 12 June 2024. 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
Jobs
Central London +47 24 £363 +52.63% 4
South London +7 3 £250 -28.57% 3
East London -4 2 £125 -3.85% 3
West London +17 1 - - 4
Android
England

Android
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (6.64%) Microsoft Exchange
2 9 (3.98%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.21%) Confluence
3 5 (2.21%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.88%) Apache
5 2 (0.88%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.44%) nginx
6 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 30 (13.27%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (4.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (3.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.44%) Trello
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) SystmOne
2 1 (0.44%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 36 (15.93%) Microsoft 365
2 21 (9.29%) Azure
3 16 (7.08%) GitHub
4 11 (4.87%) Entra ID
5 9 (3.98%) PaaS
6 8 (3.54%) AWS
7 7 (3.10%) GitHub Actions
8 5 (2.21%) Figma
8 5 (2.21%) OneDrive
9 4 (1.77%) Firebase
9 4 (1.77%) Flurry Analytics
9 4 (1.77%) PubNub
10 3 (1.33%) Google Play
10 3 (1.33%) Miro
10 3 (1.33%) Sentry
10 3 (1.33%) WhatsApp
11 2 (0.88%) Asana
11 2 (0.88%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 2 (0.88%) Azure Service Bus
11 2 (0.88%) Bitrise
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.87%) Cisco IOS
2 9 (3.98%) VPN
3 8 (3.54%) Firewall
4 6 (2.65%) LAN
5 5 (2.21%) Skype
5 5 (2.21%) WAN
5 5 (2.21%) Wireless
6 4 (1.77%) SSL
6 4 (1.77%) VoIP
7 2 (0.88%) HTTP
7 2 (0.88%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (0.88%) SAN
8 1 (0.44%) MQTT
8 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.77%) Mixpanel
2 4 (1.77%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (0.88%) Big Data
3 2 (0.88%) Data Lake
3 2 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.88%) Electronic Patient Records
3 2 (0.88%) MySQL
4 1 (0.44%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.44%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 22 (9.73%) Postman
2 20 (8.85%) Git
3 16 (7.08%) Appium
3 16 (7.08%) Jenkins
4 11 (4.87%) JIRA
4 11 (4.87%) JUnit
5 10 (4.42%) Android Studio
5 10 (4.42%) Bitbucket
6 7 (3.10%) Artifactory
6 7 (3.10%) Gradle
6 7 (3.10%) TeamCity
7 5 (2.21%) CircleCI
7 5 (2.21%) Selenium
8 4 (1.77%) IntelliJ
8 4 (1.77%) Katalon Studio
9 3 (1.33%) Mockito
9 3 (1.33%) SonarQube
9 3 (1.33%) XCUITest
10 2 (0.88%) git-flow
10 2 (0.88%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 50 (22.12%) Social Skills
2 25 (11.06%) Finance
3 15 (6.64%) Back Office
3 15 (6.64%) Retail
4 10 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.98%) Banking
5 9 (3.98%) Public Sector
6 5 (2.21%) Games
6 5 (2.21%) Organisational Skills
7 3 (1.33%) French Language
8 2 (0.88%) Arabic Language
8 2 (0.88%) Billing
8 2 (0.88%) German Language
8 2 (0.88%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.88%) Law
8 2 (0.88%) Presentation Skills
8 2 (0.88%) Publishing
8 2 (0.88%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.44%) Advertising
9 1 (0.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 69 (30.53%) Developer
2 44 (19.47%) Senior
3 38 (16.81%) Android Developer
4 27 (11.95%) Lead
5 25 (11.06%) Analyst
6 13 (5.75%) React Developer
6 13 (5.75%) Senior Analyst
6 13 (5.75%) Test Analyst
7 12 (5.31%) Senior Developer
7 12 (5.31%) Support Engineer
8 11 (4.87%) Mobile Engineer
8 11 (4.87%) Senior Test Analyst
9 10 (4.42%) Technical Leader
10 9 (3.98%) Android Engineer
10 9 (3.98%) Desktop Support
10 9 (3.98%) IT Engineer
11 8 (3.54%) Java Engineer
11 8 (3.54%) Product Owner
11 8 (3.54%) QA Engineer
12 7 (3.10%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.18%) React Native
2 20 (8.85%) Android Jetpack
3 19 (8.41%) Jetpack Compose
4 15 (6.64%) REST
5 11 (4.87%) React
6 9 (3.98%) Node.js
7 7 (3.10%) Android SDK
7 7 (3.10%) Flutter
7 7 (3.10%) RxJava
7 7 (3.10%) Web Services
8 6 (2.65%) .NET
8 6 (2.65%) HTML
8 6 (2.65%) HTML5
9 5 (2.21%) GraphQL
9 5 (2.21%) RESTful
9 5 (2.21%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 5 (2.21%) Unreal Engine
10 4 (1.77%) CSS
10 4 (1.77%) CSS3
10 4 (1.77%) Dagger
Miscellaneous
1 58 (25.66%) Mobile App
2 20 (8.85%) Product Ownership
3 9 (3.98%) Data Protection Act
3 9 (3.98%) iPad
4 8 (3.54%) iPhone
4 8 (3.54%) Social Media
5 7 (3.10%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.10%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (2.21%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.77%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.33%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.33%) Legacy Code
9 2 (0.88%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (0.88%) Digital Signage
9 2 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.88%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.88%) Onboarding
9 2 (0.88%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 107 (47.35%) Apple iOS
2 57 (25.22%) Windows
3 22 (9.73%) Windows 10
4 16 (7.08%) Mac OS
5 15 (6.64%) Windows 7
6 14 (6.19%) Mac OS X
7 12 (5.31%) Linux
8 8 (3.54%) Unix
9 3 (1.33%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.33%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.88%) VMS
11 1 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (25.66%) Android Development
2 43 (19.03%) Agile
3 35 (15.49%) Test Automation
4 32 (14.16%) Problem-Solving
5 27 (11.95%) Software Engineering
6 26 (11.50%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (11.50%) Customer Service
7 25 (11.06%) CI/CD
7 25 (11.06%) Mobile Development
8 22 (9.73%) iOS Development
9 19 (8.41%) User Experience
10 18 (7.96%) Software Testing
11 17 (7.52%) Mobile Application Development
12 16 (7.08%) Computer Science
12 16 (7.08%) MVVM
12 16 (7.08%) Scrum
13 15 (6.64%) Customer Experience
14 14 (6.19%) Open Source
14 14 (6.19%) Roadmaps
14 14 (6.19%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 72 (31.86%) Kotlin
2 45 (19.91%) Java
3 25 (11.06%) Swift
4 12 (5.31%) JavaScript
4 12 (5.31%) Python
5 8 (3.54%) C
5 8 (3.54%) Objective-C
6 5 (2.21%) C#
6 5 (2.21%) PHP
7 4 (1.77%) SQL
7 4 (1.77%) TypeScript
8 2 (0.88%) C++
8 2 (0.88%) Scala
9 1 (0.44%) Bash
9 1 (0.44%) Dart
9 1 (0.44%) Ruby
9 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (13.27%) Degree
2 24 (10.62%) Security Cleared
3 18 (7.96%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.42%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.77%) CCNA
5 4 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.77%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.88%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.44%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.64%) QA
2 4 (1.77%) Accessibility
3 3 (1.33%) SLA
4 2 (0.88%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.88%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 2 (0.88%) PMO
System Software
1 26 (11.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.33%) Docker
3 2 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.88%) vSphere
4 1 (0.44%) iptables
4 1 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (7.52%) Microsoft Intune
2 13 (5.75%) SCCM
3 10 (4.42%) Ansible
4 9 (3.98%) Kubernetes
5 7 (3.10%) Jamf Pro
5 7 (3.10%) Terraform
6 1 (0.44%) Bugsnag
6 1 (0.44%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 43 (19.03%) Apple
1 43 (19.03%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.87%) Adobe
2 11 (4.87%) Cisco
3 9 (3.98%) Citrix
4 8 (3.54%) ServiceNow
5 6 (2.65%) Google
6 5 (2.21%) Ivanti
6 5 (2.21%) Mitel
6 5 (2.21%) Progress
7 4 (1.77%) Avaya
7 4 (1.77%) SAP
8 3 (1.33%) Checkmarx
8 3 (1.33%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.88%) Cerner
9 2 (0.88%) Splunk
9 2 (0.88%) Sun
9 2 (0.88%) Veeam
9 2 (0.88%) VMware
10 1 (0.44%) HP