The table below looks at the statistics for Android 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 over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
North West / Manchester
Rank 59 91 74
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -17
Contract jobs citing Android 34 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.51% 0.99% 1.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.73% 5.03% 5.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 16 10
Median daily rate £425 £331 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.30% -17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £325 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -28.80%

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

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
267 358 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 19.75% 19.78% 20.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 181 153
Median daily rate £400 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £220 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 26 29
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.63% +8.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Android as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Android
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 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 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 -2 8 £425 +6.25% 2
Android
North West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Android 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.

1 53 (63.86%) Apple iOS
2 46 (55.42%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (48.19%) JavaScript
4 39 (46.99%) Android Development
5 34 (40.96%) Mobile App
6 33 (39.76%) Java
7 31 (37.35%) Games
8 27 (32.53%) TDD
9 25 (30.12%) BDD
10 22 (26.51%) AngularJS
10 22 (26.51%) Git (software)
11 21 (25.30%) HTML
11 21 (25.30%) Apache Cordova
12 19 (22.89%) React
13 18 (21.69%) HTML5
13 18 (21.69%) Scrum
14 17 (20.48%) ES6
14 17 (20.48%) Mobile Development
15 16 (19.28%) iOS Development
16 15 (18.07%) WebGL
16 15 (18.07%) Pixi.js
16 15 (18.07%) React Native
17 14 (16.87%) Windows
17 14 (16.87%) Software Engineering
18 13 (15.66%) Objective-C
18 13 (15.66%) Game Development
19 12 (14.46%) User Experience
19 12 (14.46%) Web Services
20 11 (13.25%) Project Management
20 11 (13.25%) C#

Android
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 (1.20%) Apache
1 1 (1.20%) CMS
1 1 (1.20%) Facebook Platform
1 1 (1.20%) nginx
1 1 (1.20%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) TestFlight
2 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.61%) GitHub
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.02%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (4.82%) Internet
3 3 (3.61%) Bluetooth
3 3 (3.61%) HTTPS
3 3 (3.61%) NFC
4 2 (2.41%) IMAP
4 2 (2.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.43%) SQLite
2 5 (6.02%) MySQL
3 4 (4.82%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.20%) Big Data
4 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (26.51%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.64%) Jenkins
3 7 (8.43%) JIRA
4 6 (7.23%) Xcode
5 5 (6.02%) Android Studio
5 5 (6.02%) Babel
5 5 (6.02%) Subversion
6 4 (4.82%) CocoaPods
6 4 (4.82%) webpack
7 3 (3.61%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.61%) Jasmine
7 3 (3.61%) Mocha
8 1 (1.20%) Appium
8 1 (1.20%) Calabash
8 1 (1.20%) Maven
8 1 (1.20%) Vagrant
General
1 31 (37.35%) Games
2 8 (9.64%) Finance
3 2 (2.41%) Retail
3 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 56 (67.47%) Developer
2 32 (38.55%) Android Developer
3 14 (16.87%) JavaScript Developer
4 13 (15.66%) iOS Developer
4 13 (15.66%) Mobile Developer
5 12 (14.46%) Applications Developer
6 10 (12.05%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 7 (8.43%) iOS Android Developer
7 7 (8.43%) Java Developer
8 6 (7.23%) Senior Android Developer
8 6 (7.23%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Project Manager
10 4 (4.82%) .NET Developer
10 4 (4.82%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (4.82%) C# Developer
10 4 (4.82%) Java Android Developer
10 4 (4.82%) Java Applications Developer
10 4 (4.82%) Java Mobile Developer
10 4 (4.82%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.61%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (26.51%) AngularJS
2 21 (25.30%) Apache Cordova
2 21 (25.30%) HTML
3 19 (22.89%) React
4 18 (21.69%) HTML5
5 15 (18.07%) Pixi.js
5 15 (18.07%) React Native
5 15 (18.07%) WebGL
6 12 (14.46%) Web Services
7 10 (12.05%) REST
8 9 (10.84%) .NET
9 6 (7.23%) Ember.js
9 6 (7.23%) JSON
10 5 (6.02%) CSS
10 5 (6.02%) SOAP
11 4 (4.82%) Cocoa
11 4 (4.82%) Cocoa Touch
11 4 (4.82%) Node.js
12 3 (3.61%) WCF
12 3 (3.61%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (40.96%) Mobile App
2 12 (14.46%) User Experience
3 7 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.43%) Mobile Games
4 6 (7.23%) 3D Graphics
5 5 (6.02%) iPhone
6 1 (1.20%) CAN bus
6 1 (1.20%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 53 (63.86%) Apple iOS
2 14 (16.87%) Windows
3 5 (6.02%) Windows 10
3 5 (6.02%) Windows 8
4 4 (4.82%) Linux
4 4 (4.82%) Mac OS X
4 4 (4.82%) Windows Phone
5 2 (2.41%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.20%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.20%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (55.42%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (46.99%) Android Development
3 27 (32.53%) TDD
4 25 (30.12%) BDD
5 18 (21.69%) Scrum
6 17 (20.48%) Mobile Development
7 16 (19.28%) iOS Development
8 14 (16.87%) Software Engineering
9 13 (15.66%) Game Development
10 11 (13.25%) Project Management
11 10 (12.05%) OOP
12 7 (8.43%) Mobile Application Development
13 6 (7.23%) 3D Programming
13 6 (7.23%) Performance Analysis
14 5 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (6.02%) Mentoring
14 5 (6.02%) Software Testing
15 4 (4.82%) Configuration Management
15 4 (4.82%) Front End Development
15 4 (4.82%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 40 (48.19%) JavaScript
2 33 (39.76%) Java
3 17 (20.48%) ES6
4 13 (15.66%) Objective-C
5 11 (13.25%) C#
6 10 (12.05%) Apple Swift
7 7 (8.43%) SQL
8 3 (3.61%) ActionScript
8 3 (3.61%) ECMAScript
9 2 (2.41%) C++
10 1 (1.20%) PHP
10 1 (1.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (4.82%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.64%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) Dovecot
1 2 (2.41%) Postfix
1 2 (2.41%) Samba
2 1 (1.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.20%) Puppet
1 1 (1.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (4.82%) Xamarin
2 3 (3.61%) Apigee
2 3 (3.61%) Google
3 2 (2.41%) Apple
3 2 (2.41%) Cisco
4 1 (1.20%) Facebook
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft
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