The table below looks at the statistics for Android SDK 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 SDK over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Software Development Kit (SDK)
Rank 97 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Android SDK 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.39% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.38% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £30.20 -
% change year-on-year
+57.28% -
Android SDK
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
509 379 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 28.47% 26.75% 31.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 260 229
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 5
Average hourly rate £29.00 £37.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% +17.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.11 £32.50 £31.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Android SDK
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android SDK across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Android SDK Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Android SDK
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Android SDK Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Android SDK
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Android SDK Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Android SDK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Android SDK 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 SDK.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Android
2 5 (71.43%) Android Development
3 4 (57.14%) Xamarin
3 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
3 4 (57.14%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
3 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
3 4 (57.14%) iOS SDK
3 4 (57.14%) PhoneGap
3 4 (57.14%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 4 (57.14%) Appcelerator
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Xcode
3 4 (57.14%) Objective-C
3 4 (57.14%) Ajax
3 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) WCF
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) HTML

Android SDK
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Android SDK 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 SDK. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) IIS
2 3 (42.86%) CMS
2 3 (42.86%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
1 4 (57.14%) Xcode
2 3 (42.86%) Ant
2 3 (42.86%) Gradle
2 3 (42.86%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Android Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Applications Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (28.57%) iOS Android Developer
4 2 (28.57%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
1 4 (57.14%) Ajax
1 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) HTML5
1 4 (57.14%) iOS SDK
1 4 (57.14%) jQuery
1 4 (57.14%) PhoneGap
1 4 (57.14%) WCF
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Android
2 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Android Development
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile Application Development
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) Content Management
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 1 (14.29%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) Objective-C
2 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Appcelerator
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Xamarin
2 3 (42.86%) EPiServer
2 3 (42.86%) OpenText