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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Developer
Rank 119 137 135
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 37 28 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.04% 0.62% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.66% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 13 3
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £402 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £356 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.28% +9.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £60.00
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
3340 4264 3012
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.22% 95.05% 93.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2117 2598 1719
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 214 196
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.33 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Android Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 September 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 +28 34 £425 +21.42% 5
Lancashire - 2 £300 - 3
Cheshire -8 1 £350 - 3
Android Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 52 (100.00%) Android
1 52 (100.00%) Android Development
2 36 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (65.38%) Java
4 25 (48.08%) Mobile Development
5 22 (42.31%) Apple iOS
6 20 (38.46%) BDD
6 20 (38.46%) OOP
6 20 (38.46%) TDD
7 18 (34.62%) Git (software)
8 16 (30.77%) User Experience
9 15 (28.85%) iOS Development
10 14 (26.92%) Mobile App
10 14 (26.92%) Scrum
10 14 (26.92%) Subversion
11 13 (25.00%) Objective-C
12 11 (21.15%) Unit Testing
12 11 (21.15%) REST
13 10 (19.23%) Retail
13 10 (19.23%) JSON
14 9 (17.31%) Project Management
14 9 (17.31%) E-Commerce
14 9 (17.31%) Mentoring
15 8 (15.38%) OO
15 8 (15.38%) Automated Testing
15 8 (15.38%) Software Engineering
16 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
16 7 (13.46%) Android Studio
17 6 (11.54%) Jenkins
17 6 (11.54%) Web Services

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 1 (1.92%) Facebook Platform
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Google Play
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) HTTP
1 5 (9.62%) Internet
2 2 (3.85%) Network Security
3 1 (1.92%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.92%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (1.92%) MySQL
1 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (34.62%) Git (software)
2 14 (26.92%) Subversion
3 7 (13.46%) Android Studio
4 6 (11.54%) Jenkins
5 5 (9.62%) JUnit
6 3 (5.77%) JIRA
6 3 (5.77%) Xcode
7 2 (3.85%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.92%) Calabash
8 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.92%) Hudson
8 1 (1.92%) Robotium
8 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (19.23%) Retail
2 4 (7.69%) Games
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.15%) REST
2 10 (19.23%) JSON
3 6 (11.54%) Web Services
4 5 (9.62%) Android SDK
4 5 (9.62%) XML
5 4 (7.69%) HTML
5 4 (7.69%) RESTful
6 3 (5.77%) Cocoa
6 3 (5.77%) HTML5
7 2 (3.85%) .NET
7 2 (3.85%) Android NDK
7 2 (3.85%) CSS
7 2 (3.85%) RxJava
8 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.92%) Google Maps API
8 1 (1.92%) iOS SDK
8 1 (1.92%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) User Experience
2 14 (26.92%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.85%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) CAN bus
4 1 (1.92%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Android
2 22 (42.31%) Apple iOS
3 5 (9.62%) Windows
4 1 (1.92%) OS/2
4 1 (1.92%) Windows CE
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (100.00%) Android Development
2 36 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (48.08%) Mobile Development
4 20 (38.46%) BDD
4 20 (38.46%) OOP
4 20 (38.46%) TDD
5 15 (28.85%) iOS Development
6 14 (26.92%) Scrum
7 11 (21.15%) Unit Testing
8 9 (17.31%) E-Commerce
8 9 (17.31%) Mentoring
8 9 (17.31%) Project Management
9 8 (15.38%) Automated Testing
9 8 (15.38%) OO
9 8 (15.38%) Software Engineering
10 6 (11.54%) Software Testing
11 2 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (3.85%) CRM
11 2 (3.85%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (65.38%) Java
2 13 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.62%) C++
5 4 (7.69%) Apple Swift
6 2 (3.85%) C
6 2 (3.85%) PHP
7 1 (1.92%) C#
7 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (5.77%) Google
1 3 (5.77%) Xamarin
2 1 (1.92%) Apigee
2 1 (1.92%) Facebook
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