The first table below looks at the demand for Android Development skills 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 Development over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Manchester region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Software Development
Rank 80 61 79
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +18
Contract jobs citing Android Development 5 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.35% 1.43% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 2.03% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 11
Average daily rate £350 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £323 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £408 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £331 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.88% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.32 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -10.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1008 690 911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 71.54% 70.26% 65.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 341 434
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 43 51
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.62 £13.30 £13.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.36 £61.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Android Development
North West

Android Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Android Development Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Android Development
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Android Development Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Android Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Android Development Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Android Development
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Development within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 1 - -
Bury - - - -
Stockport - - - - 1
Wigan - - - -
Android Development
North West

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (100.00%) Android
2 7 (70.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (70.00%) iOS Development
3 5 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5
5 3 (30.00%) JSON
5 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (30.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
6 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (20.00%) SEO
6 2 (20.00%) Games
6 2 (20.00%) Web Design
6 2 (20.00%) Game Development
6 2 (20.00%) CSS3
6 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) Ruby
6 2 (20.00%) Smartphone
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (20.00%) Axure RP
6 2 (20.00%) BDD
7 1 (10.00%) Kindle
7 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
7 1 (10.00%) Content Management
7 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (10.00%) JIRA

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Android Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Junior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Junior
4 2 (20.00%) Junior Front-End Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (10.00%) iOS Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior iOS Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Android Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) JSON
2 3 (30.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) CSS3
3 2 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) Flash
4 1 (10.00%) J2ME
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (10.00%) Online Gambling
3 1 (10.00%) Kindle
3 1 (10.00%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Android
2 7 (70.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) BDD
2 2 (20.00%) Game Development
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) SEO
2 2 (20.00%) Web Design
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) Ruby
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) ActionScript
5 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Xamarin