The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Android Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Developer
Rank 143 128 134
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 21 24 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.52% 0.62% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.65% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 3
Median daily rate £375 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -8.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -61.53%
Android Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3802 3677 2957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.67% 94.50% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2299 1973 1574
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 226 200
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.16 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.38% -7.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.06 £11.50 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

Android Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured Android Developer in the job title.

Android Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Android Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Android Developer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Android Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Android Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Android Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Manchester -7 9 £400 +8.47% 3
Cheshire -14 9 £375 +2.73%
Android Developer
England

Android Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Android Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring Android Developer in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Android
1 36 (100.00%) Android Development
2 27 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (63.89%) Java
4 14 (38.89%) Mobile App
5 13 (36.11%) Scrum
6 12 (33.33%) Android SDK
7 11 (30.56%) User Experience
7 11 (30.56%) Mobile Development
8 10 (27.78%) Apple iOS
8 10 (27.78%) TDD
8 10 (27.78%) OO
9 9 (25.00%) Web Services
9 9 (25.00%) JSON
9 9 (25.00%) iOS Development
10 8 (22.22%) Objective-C
10 8 (22.22%) Banking
11 7 (19.44%) REST
12 6 (16.67%) Gradle
12 6 (16.67%) BDD
12 6 (16.67%) XML
12 6 (16.67%) Project Management
13 5 (13.89%) OOP
13 5 (13.89%) Ant
13 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
13 5 (13.89%) Google
13 5 (13.89%) Kanban
13 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
14 4 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
14 4 (11.11%) Git (software)

Android Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Internet
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Gradle
2 5 (13.89%) Ant
2 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.11%) JUnit
4 3 (8.33%) Android Studio
4 3 (8.33%) Subversion
5 2 (5.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.56%) JIRA
5 2 (5.56%) Mockito
5 2 (5.56%) Robolectric
5 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.56%) Xcode
6 1 (2.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
General
1 8 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) Android SDK
2 9 (25.00%) JSON
2 9 (25.00%) Web Services
3 7 (19.44%) REST
4 6 (16.67%) XML
5 4 (11.11%) iOS SDK
5 4 (11.11%) RESTful
6 3 (8.33%) .NET
6 3 (8.33%) HTML
6 3 (8.33%) HTML5
6 3 (8.33%) SOAP
7 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.56%) Ajax
7 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
7 2 (5.56%) CSS
7 2 (5.56%) Entity Framework
7 2 (5.56%) jQuery
7 2 (5.56%) PhoneGap
7 2 (5.56%) WCF
8 1 (2.78%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Mobile App
2 11 (30.56%) User Experience
3 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.78%) iPad
4 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Android
2 10 (27.78%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.56%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Android Development
2 27 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (36.11%) Scrum
4 11 (30.56%) Mobile Development
5 10 (27.78%) OO
5 10 (27.78%) TDD
6 9 (25.00%) iOS Development
7 6 (16.67%) BDD
7 6 (16.67%) Project Management
8 5 (13.89%) Kanban
8 5 (13.89%) OOP
9 4 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
11 2 (5.56%) DevOps
11 2 (5.56%) ITIL
11 2 (5.56%) MVC
11 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
11 2 (5.56%) Test-First Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) Java
2 8 (22.22%) Objective-C
3 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.11%) C#
5 3 (8.33%) Apple Swift
5 3 (8.33%) C
6 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.78%) C++
7 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Google
2 3 (8.33%) Xamarin
3 2 (5.56%) Appcelerator
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.78%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.78%) OpenText