The table below looks at the statistics for Android Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android Development over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Software Development
Rank 34 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Android Development 1 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.52% 4.56% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 5.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Average daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Android Development
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
154 212 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 80.63% 87.97% 87.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 146 71
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 31
Average hourly rate £24.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £18.91 £21.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.25 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Android Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android Development across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Android Development Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Android Development
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Android Development Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing Android Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Android Development.

1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Route 53
3 2 (50.00%) Big Data
3 2 (50.00%) Replication
3 2 (50.00%) Telematics
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon Glacier
3 2 (50.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Development

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing Android Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Android Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon Glacier
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (50.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 2 (50.00%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Development Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (25.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (50.00%) Replication
2 2 (50.00%) Telematics
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google