The table below looks at the statistics for Android 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 over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 17 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing Android 3 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.80% 10.16% 5.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.08% 50.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 2
Median daily rate £375 £410 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +0.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £23.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.96 £20.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +3.75%
Android
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 26 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 12.15% 20.31% 28.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 13
Median daily rate £300 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.82% +2.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 9
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +27.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester region citing Android as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Android 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.

1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Android Development
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) Dropwizard
2 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins

Android
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Android Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Android Developer
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Android Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Dropwizard
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) MvvmCross
2 1 (20.00%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Android Development
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Xamarin