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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Developer
Rank 135 112 133
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +21
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 23 40 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.63% 1.06% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 1.11% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 1
Median daily rate £425 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.00 -
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
3472 3597 2880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.84% 94.98% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2161 2115 1563
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 193 189
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.39 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 27 July 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 -2 17 £425 +7.59% 8
Cheshire -15 5 £406 +9.79% 1
Merseyside -2 1 £350 - 3
Android Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 45 (100.00%) Android
1 45 (100.00%) Android Development
2 33 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (57.78%) Java
4 20 (44.44%) Mobile Development
5 18 (40.00%) User Experience
6 17 (37.78%) Mobile App
7 15 (33.33%) Scrum
8 13 (28.89%) OO
8 13 (28.89%) TDD
8 13 (28.89%) Apple iOS
9 12 (26.67%) OOP
10 11 (24.44%) JSON
11 10 (22.22%) BDD
11 10 (22.22%) Android SDK
12 9 (20.00%) REST
12 9 (20.00%) iOS Development
12 9 (20.00%) Banking
13 8 (17.78%) Objective-C
14 7 (15.56%) Android Studio
14 7 (15.56%) Project Management
14 7 (15.56%) Web Services
14 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
14 7 (15.56%) Unit Testing
15 6 (13.33%) XML
15 6 (13.33%) JUnit
15 6 (13.33%) Jenkins
16 5 (11.11%) Internet
16 5 (11.11%) Retail
16 5 (11.11%) Subversion

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) Internet
2 3 (6.67%) Network Security
3 2 (4.44%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Android Studio
1 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.33%) JUnit
3 5 (11.11%) Subversion
4 3 (6.67%) Gradle
5 2 (4.44%) Ant
5 2 (4.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (4.44%) Bitbucket
5 2 (4.44%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.44%) Mockito
5 2 (4.44%) Robolectric
6 1 (2.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (2.22%) Calabash
6 1 (2.22%) Hudson
6 1 (2.22%) JIRA
6 1 (2.22%) Robotium
6 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (20.00%) Banking
2 5 (11.11%) Retail
3 3 (6.67%) Finance
4 2 (4.44%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) JSON
2 10 (22.22%) Android SDK
3 9 (20.00%) REST
4 7 (15.56%) Web Services
5 6 (13.33%) XML
6 5 (11.11%) RESTful
7 3 (6.67%) .NET
7 3 (6.67%) SOAP
8 2 (4.44%) Android NDK
9 1 (2.22%) Cocoa
9 1 (2.22%) Cocoa Touch
9 1 (2.22%) CSS
9 1 (2.22%) iOS SDK
9 1 (2.22%) RxJava
9 1 (2.22%) Sass
9 1 (2.22%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.00%) User Experience
2 17 (37.78%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.67%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.22%) iPad
4 1 (2.22%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Android
2 13 (28.89%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) Android Development
2 33 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (44.44%) Mobile Development
4 15 (33.33%) Scrum
5 13 (28.89%) OO
5 13 (28.89%) TDD
6 12 (26.67%) OOP
7 10 (22.22%) BDD
8 9 (20.00%) iOS Development
9 7 (15.56%) Project Management
9 7 (15.56%) Unit Testing
10 4 (8.89%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (8.89%) Kanban
10 4 (8.89%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (6.67%) CRM
11 3 (6.67%) ERP
11 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
11 3 (6.67%) Software Testing
11 3 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) Java
2 8 (17.78%) Objective-C
3 4 (8.89%) C
3 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.67%) Apple Swift
4 3 (6.67%) PHP
5 2 (4.44%) C#
5 2 (4.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Google
2 3 (6.67%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.22%) Atlassian
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