The table below looks at the statistics for Android 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 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 66 73 62
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Contract jobs citing Android 30 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.86% 1.22% 1.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.85% 5.36% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 14
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £313 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £334
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +3.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -33.80%
Android
North West

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
339 280 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 20.96% 22.75% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 150 118
Average daily rate £325 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 27 20
Average hourly rate £13.87 £15.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.53% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.85 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £25.00 £24.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.23
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.55%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 1 - - 2
Wigan - 1 - - 3
Android
North West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Android 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.

1 44 (78.57%) Apple iOS
2 38 (67.86%) Android Development
3 30 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (51.79%) iOS Development
5 26 (46.43%) Java
6 25 (44.64%) JavaScript
6 25 (44.64%) Mobile Development
7 24 (42.86%) HTML
7 24 (42.86%) CSS
8 22 (39.29%) CSS3
9 21 (37.50%) Git (software)
9 21 (37.50%) HTML5
9 21 (37.50%) JSON
10 20 (35.71%) TDD
10 20 (35.71%) Subversion
11 19 (33.93%) Web Services
11 19 (33.93%) Scrum
12 17 (30.36%) REST
12 17 (30.36%) Mobile App
13 15 (26.79%) C#
14 14 (25.00%) OOP
15 13 (23.21%) .NET
16 11 (19.64%) Objective-C
17 10 (17.86%) AngularJS
18 9 (16.07%) jQuery
18 9 (16.07%) XML
19 8 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
20 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
20 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
20 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Android 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.36%) IIS
2 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) Firewall
2 1 (1.79%) LAN
2 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) MySQL
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 21 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 20 (35.71%) Subversion
3 3 (5.36%) Xcode
4 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.79%) JIRA
4 1 (1.79%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.79%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.79%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 7 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Banking
2 1 (1.79%) Retail
2 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (80.36%) Developer
2 16 (28.57%) Mobile Developer
3 12 (21.43%) Android Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (10.71%) iOS Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Front-End Web Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Technical Writer
7 3 (5.36%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Author
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Author
9 1 (1.79%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.79%) Project Manager
9 1 (1.79%) Tester
9 1 (1.79%) Senior Developer
9 1 (1.79%) Technical Support
9 1 (1.79%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (42.86%) CSS
1 24 (42.86%) HTML
2 22 (39.29%) CSS3
3 21 (37.50%) JSON
3 21 (37.50%) HTML5
4 19 (33.93%) Web Services
5 17 (30.36%) REST
6 13 (23.21%) .NET
7 10 (17.86%) AngularJS
8 9 (16.07%) XML
8 9 (16.07%) jQuery
9 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET
10 6 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (7.14%) PhoneGap
11 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (7.14%) Spring
12 3 (5.36%) Ajax
12 3 (5.36%) XSL
12 3 (5.36%) Backbone.js
12 3 (5.36%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.36%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.14%) iPhone
4 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.57%) User Experience
5 2 (3.57%) Wiki
5 2 (3.57%) NHS
6 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.79%) Informatics
6 1 (1.79%) Health Informatics
6 1 (1.79%) mHealth
6 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 44 (78.57%) Apple iOS
2 6 (10.71%) Windows
3 3 (5.36%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (3.57%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.79%) BlackBerry OS
5 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (67.86%) Android Development
2 30 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (51.79%) iOS Development
4 25 (44.64%) Mobile Development
5 20 (35.71%) TDD
6 19 (33.93%) Scrum
7 14 (25.00%) OOP
8 8 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 6 (10.71%) MVC
11 5 (8.93%) Project Management
12 4 (7.14%) Web Development
12 4 (7.14%) SDLC
12 4 (7.14%) Analytics
13 3 (5.36%) Technical Architecture
13 3 (5.36%) Graceful Degradation
13 3 (5.36%) Progressive Enhancement
13 3 (5.36%) OO
13 3 (5.36%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) Java
2 25 (44.64%) JavaScript
3 15 (26.79%) C#
4 11 (19.64%) Objective-C
5 4 (7.14%) SQL
6 3 (5.36%) Python
7 2 (3.57%) Clojure
7 2 (3.57%) C++
8 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (8.93%) Xamarin
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.79%) WatchGuard
3 1 (1.79%) Appcelerator
3 1 (1.79%) Kony
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