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 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Software Development
Rank 80 85 84
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing Android Development 24 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.43% 1.08% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 1.35% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 5
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £340 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £435 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.51 £45.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-18.86% +36.36%
Android Development
North West

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
1425 1553 1108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 84.92% 79.76% 76.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 931 893 701
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 40 30
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.35 £11.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -7 3 £413 +13.79%
Altrincham - 1 £370 -
Stockport - 1 £400 -
Android Development
North West

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 56 (100.00%) Android
2 40 (71.43%) Java
3 39 (69.64%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (46.43%) Git (software)
5 23 (41.07%) Apple iOS
6 22 (39.29%) BDD
6 22 (39.29%) TDD
7 20 (35.71%) Mobile Development
8 18 (32.14%) JavaScript
8 18 (32.14%) OOP
9 17 (30.36%) Mobile App
10 16 (28.57%) iOS Development
10 16 (28.57%) Games
11 15 (26.79%) Objective-C
11 15 (26.79%) REST
12 14 (25.00%) Subversion
13 13 (23.21%) JSON
13 13 (23.21%) Scrum
13 13 (23.21%) User Experience
14 11 (19.64%) AngularJS
14 11 (19.64%) Apache Cordova
14 11 (19.64%) React Native
14 11 (19.64%) Project Management
14 11 (19.64%) Software Engineering
15 10 (17.86%) Automated Testing
15 10 (17.86%) E-Commerce
15 10 (17.86%) ES6
15 10 (17.86%) Pixi.js
15 10 (17.86%) React
15 10 (17.86%) Mentoring

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 (1.79%) Facebook Platform
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Google Play
1 2 (3.57%) TestFlight
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) HTTP
1 6 (10.71%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.79%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
1 2 (3.57%) SQLite
2 1 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.79%) MySQL
2 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (46.43%) Git (software)
2 14 (25.00%) Subversion
3 7 (12.50%) Android Studio
4 6 (10.71%) Jenkins
4 6 (10.71%) JIRA
4 6 (10.71%) JUnit
4 6 (10.71%) Xcode
5 2 (3.57%) CocoaPods
6 1 (1.79%) Calabash
6 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.79%) Hudson
6 1 (1.79%) Robotium
6 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (28.57%) Games
2 8 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (98.21%) Developer
2 50 (89.29%) Android Developer
3 12 (21.43%) iOS Developer
3 12 (21.43%) Mobile Developer
4 11 (19.64%) iOS Android Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Agile Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Java Android Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Java Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Java Mobile Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Lead Android Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Lead Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Objective-C Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Senior Android Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Senior Developer
8 5 (8.93%) Applications Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 3 (5.36%) .NET Developer
10 3 (5.36%) Agile Java Developer
10 3 (5.36%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (5.36%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.79%) REST
2 13 (23.21%) JSON
3 11 (19.64%) AngularJS
3 11 (19.64%) Apache Cordova
3 11 (19.64%) React Native
4 10 (17.86%) Pixi.js
4 10 (17.86%) React
4 10 (17.86%) WebGL
5 7 (12.50%) Web Services
6 6 (10.71%) Cocoa
6 6 (10.71%) XML
7 5 (8.93%) RESTful
8 4 (7.14%) Android SDK
8 4 (7.14%) HTML
9 3 (5.36%) .NET
9 3 (5.36%) HTML5
10 2 (3.57%) Cocoa Touch
10 2 (3.57%) Ember.js
10 2 (3.57%) RxJava
11 1 (1.79%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.36%) Mobile App
2 13 (23.21%) User Experience
3 7 (12.50%) Mobile Games
4 5 (8.93%) 3D Graphics
5 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.57%) iPhone
7 1 (1.79%) CAN bus
7 1 (1.79%) New Media
7 1 (1.79%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 56 (100.00%) Android
2 23 (41.07%) Apple iOS
3 7 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (3.57%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.79%) Windows CE
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (69.64%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (39.29%) BDD
2 22 (39.29%) TDD
3 20 (35.71%) Mobile Development
4 18 (32.14%) OOP
5 16 (28.57%) iOS Development
6 13 (23.21%) Scrum
7 11 (19.64%) Project Management
7 11 (19.64%) Software Engineering
8 10 (17.86%) Automated Testing
8 10 (17.86%) E-Commerce
8 10 (17.86%) Mentoring
9 9 (16.07%) Game Development
9 9 (16.07%) Unit Testing
10 5 (8.93%) 3D Programming
10 5 (8.93%) Software Testing
11 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
12 3 (5.36%) Line Management
12 3 (5.36%) OO
Programming Languages
1 40 (71.43%) Java
2 18 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 15 (26.79%) Objective-C
4 10 (17.86%) ES6
5 7 (12.50%) Apple Swift
6 3 (5.36%) C++
7 2 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) Xamarin
2 3 (5.36%) Apigee
2 3 (5.36%) Google
3 1 (1.79%) Facebook