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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android Development over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Android Software Development
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 18 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Android Development 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.99% 2.83% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 3.33% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £375 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.02 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-17.73% +12.50%

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
72 90 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 71.29% 84.91% 84.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 68 56
Median daily rate £403 £400 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 13
Median hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -29.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £22.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.56 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Android Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester region citing Android Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Chester region with a requirement for Android Development.

1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) MvvmCross
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Xamarin.iOS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) OO

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Android Developer
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) MvvmCross
1 1 (50.00%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Xamarin