The table below looks at the statistics for the Android Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Developer
Rank 96 82 81
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 10 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.55% 0.63% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.66% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 3
Average daily rate £325 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+23.75% +23.07%
Android Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1722 1368 1134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.03% 95.80% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 992 790 602
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £261 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 57 54
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £18.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -22.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £34.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Android Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android Developer in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Android Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Android Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Android Developer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Android Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android Developer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Android Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Android Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Android Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Android Developer in their job title 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 with Android Developer in their job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Android
1 24 (100.00%) Android Development
2 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (66.67%) Java
4 12 (50.00%) TDD
5 10 (41.67%) Apple iOS
5 10 (41.67%) Web Services
5 10 (41.67%) iOS Development
6 9 (37.50%) HTML
6 9 (37.50%) Scrum
6 9 (37.50%) HTML5
6 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 9 (37.50%) Subversion
7 8 (33.33%) Objective-C
7 8 (33.33%) JSON
7 8 (33.33%) OOP
7 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 8 (33.33%) REST
8 7 (29.17%) BDD
9 6 (25.00%) User Experience
10 5 (20.83%) Android SDK
10 5 (20.83%) Mobile Development
10 5 (20.83%) Project Management
11 4 (16.67%) Video on Demand
11 4 (16.67%) Ant
11 4 (16.67%) CSS
11 4 (16.67%) Gradle
11 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
11 4 (16.67%) CSS3
12 3 (12.50%) Mobile App

Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Android Developer in their job title 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 with Android Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 9 (37.50%) Subversion
2 4 (16.67%) Ant
2 4 (16.67%) Gradle
2 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (12.50%) JIRA
4 2 (8.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (8.33%) Xcode
5 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 3 (12.50%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) Web Services
2 9 (37.50%) HTML
2 9 (37.50%) HTML5
3 8 (33.33%) JSON
3 8 (33.33%) REST
4 5 (20.83%) Android SDK
5 4 (16.67%) CSS
5 4 (16.67%) CSS3
6 3 (12.50%) .NET
6 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 3 (12.50%) XML
7 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 2 (8.33%) Ajax
7 2 (8.33%) Entity Framework
7 2 (8.33%) iOS SDK
7 2 (8.33%) jQuery
7 2 (8.33%) PhoneGap
7 2 (8.33%) WCF
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 1 (4.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) User Experience
2 4 (16.67%) Video on Demand
3 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Android
2 10 (41.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.33%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Android Development
2 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (50.00%) TDD
4 10 (41.67%) iOS Development
5 9 (37.50%) Scrum
6 8 (33.33%) OOP
7 7 (29.17%) BDD
8 5 (20.83%) Mobile Development
8 5 (20.83%) Project Management
9 3 (12.50%) Kanban
9 3 (12.50%) MVC
10 2 (8.33%) ITIL
10 2 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (8.33%) OO
10 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
10 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
10 2 (8.33%) Test-First Development
11 1 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
11 1 (4.17%) Pair Programming
11 1 (4.17%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 3 (12.50%) C#
3 3 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Appcelerator
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.33%) Xamarin
2 1 (4.17%) EPiServer
2 1 (4.17%) OpenText
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