The table below looks at the statistics for Android Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android Development over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Android Software Development
North West / Manchester
Rank 78 93 83
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Contract jobs citing Android Development 14 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.04% 0.56% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 0.67% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 7
Median daily rate £425 £338 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £325 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £44.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.02%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1108 1502 1158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.38% 84.81% 78.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 879 696
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 41 31
Median hourly rate £22.90 £29.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.37% +68.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.30 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

Android Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android Development across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Android Development Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Development within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 3 £400 - 1
Android Development
North West

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Android Development.

1 40 (100.00%) Android
2 26 (65.00%) Java
3 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (55.00%) Git (software)
4 22 (55.00%) JavaScript
5 18 (45.00%) Games
6 17 (42.50%) Mobile App
7 15 (37.50%) TDD
8 14 (35.00%) BDD
8 14 (35.00%) Apple iOS
9 13 (32.50%) WebGL
9 13 (32.50%) Pixi.js
10 12 (30.00%) ES6
11 11 (27.50%) React Native
11 11 (27.50%) Apache Cordova
11 11 (27.50%) AngularJS
11 11 (27.50%) Objective-C
12 10 (25.00%) OOP
12 10 (25.00%) iOS Development
12 10 (25.00%) User Experience
12 10 (25.00%) React
13 9 (22.50%) Game Development
14 8 (20.00%) Project Management
14 8 (20.00%) REST
15 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
15 7 (17.50%) Mobile Games
15 7 (17.50%) Scrum
15 7 (17.50%) Software Engineering
16 6 (15.00%) JSON
16 6 (15.00%) JIRA

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) Facebook Platform
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) TestFlight
2 3 (7.50%) GitHub
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
1 1 (2.50%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (10.00%) SQLite
2 2 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (55.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
3 6 (15.00%) JIRA
4 5 (12.50%) Android Studio
4 5 (12.50%) Subversion
5 4 (10.00%) CocoaPods
5 4 (10.00%) Xcode
6 3 (7.50%) Jasmine
6 3 (7.50%) Mocha
7 1 (2.50%) Babel
7 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
General
1 18 (45.00%) Games
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (97.50%) Developer
2 32 (80.00%) Android Developer
3 13 (32.50%) Mobile Developer
4 10 (25.00%) Applications Developer
5 9 (22.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 7 (17.50%) iOS Android Developer
6 7 (17.50%) iOS Developer
7 6 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (15.00%) Senior Android Developer
7 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
8 4 (10.00%) Java Android Developer
8 4 (10.00%) Java Applications Developer
8 4 (10.00%) Java Developer
8 4 (10.00%) Java Mobile Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Agile Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Objective-C Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Senior iOS Android Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Senior iOS Developer
11 1 (2.50%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (32.50%) Pixi.js
1 13 (32.50%) WebGL
2 11 (27.50%) AngularJS
2 11 (27.50%) Apache Cordova
2 11 (27.50%) React Native
3 10 (25.00%) React
4 8 (20.00%) REST
5 6 (15.00%) JSON
5 6 (15.00%) Web Services
6 5 (12.50%) HTML
7 4 (10.00%) Cocoa
7 4 (10.00%) Cocoa Touch
7 4 (10.00%) HTML5
8 3 (7.50%) HTML5 Canvas
9 2 (5.00%) Ember.js
10 1 (2.50%) .NET
10 1 (2.50%) CSS
10 1 (2.50%) Google Maps API
10 1 (2.50%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) Mobile App
2 10 (25.00%) User Experience
3 7 (17.50%) Mobile Games
4 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (12.50%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (10.00%) iPhone
7 1 (2.50%) CAN bus
7 1 (2.50%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Android
2 14 (35.00%) Apple iOS
3 6 (15.00%) Windows
4 4 (10.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) TDD
3 14 (35.00%) BDD
4 10 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 10 (25.00%) OOP
5 9 (22.50%) Game Development
6 8 (20.00%) Project Management
7 7 (17.50%) Scrum
7 7 (17.50%) Software Engineering
8 5 (12.50%) 3D Programming
8 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (12.50%) Software Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Change Control
9 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
9 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 4 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (10.00%) Mobile Development
10 3 (7.50%) Agile Project Management
10 3 (7.50%) Line Management
10 3 (7.50%) Post-Production
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) Java
2 22 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (30.00%) ES6
4 11 (27.50%) Objective-C
5 6 (15.00%) Apple Swift
6 2 (5.00%) C#
6 2 (5.00%) C++
7 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Apigee
2 2 (5.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.50%) Facebook
3 1 (2.50%) Google