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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Developer
Rank 133 131 125
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 22 31 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.68% 0.74% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.78% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 23 6
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 £360 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £437 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £36.50
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
3043 3960 3064
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.50% 93.91% 94.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2000 2384 1795
Median daily rate £400 £382 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.71% +9.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 191 177
Median hourly rate £19.66 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.34% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +4 20 £400 +6.66% 4
Cheshire +1 1 £375 -1.31% 2
Lancashire - 1 £350 - 1
Android Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 58 (100.00%) Android
2 57 (98.28%) Android Development
3 39 (67.24%) Java
4 36 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (41.38%) Git (software)
6 22 (37.93%) Apple iOS
6 22 (37.93%) Mobile Development
7 21 (36.21%) TDD
8 20 (34.48%) BDD
9 18 (31.03%) JavaScript
10 16 (27.59%) OOP
10 16 (27.59%) iOS Development
11 14 (24.14%) Mobile App
11 14 (24.14%) REST
11 14 (24.14%) Objective-C
12 13 (22.41%) Games
12 13 (22.41%) Subversion
12 13 (22.41%) User Experience
13 12 (20.69%) Scrum
14 11 (18.97%) Retail
14 11 (18.97%) JSON
14 11 (18.97%) Mentoring
15 10 (17.24%) Project Management
15 10 (17.24%) E-Commerce
16 9 (15.52%) Automated Testing
16 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
16 9 (15.52%) Unit Testing
17 8 (13.79%) Android Studio
17 8 (13.79%) React Native
17 8 (13.79%) Apache Cordova

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 (1.72%) Facebook Platform
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Google Play
1 2 (3.45%) TestFlight
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) HTTP
1 5 (8.62%) Internet
2 2 (3.45%) Network Security
3 1 (1.72%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.72%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
1 2 (3.45%) SQLite
2 1 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.72%) MySQL
2 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (41.38%) Git (software)
2 13 (22.41%) Subversion
3 8 (13.79%) Android Studio
3 8 (13.79%) Jenkins
4 5 (8.62%) JIRA
4 5 (8.62%) JUnit
4 5 (8.62%) Xcode
5 2 (3.45%) CocoaPods
6 1 (1.72%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.72%) Calabash
6 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.72%) Hudson
6 1 (1.72%) Robotium
6 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (22.41%) Games
2 11 (18.97%) Retail
3 3 (5.17%) Finance
4 1 (1.72%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.72%) Publishing
4 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.14%) REST
2 11 (18.97%) JSON
3 8 (13.79%) AngularJS
3 8 (13.79%) Apache Cordova
3 8 (13.79%) React Native
4 7 (12.07%) Pixi.js
4 7 (12.07%) React
4 7 (12.07%) Web Services
4 7 (12.07%) WebGL
5 5 (8.62%) Android SDK
5 5 (8.62%) Cocoa
5 5 (8.62%) HTML
5 5 (8.62%) XML
6 4 (6.90%) HTML5
6 4 (6.90%) RESTful
7 3 (5.17%) Ember.js
8 2 (3.45%) .NET
8 2 (3.45%) Cocoa Touch
8 2 (3.45%) CSS
8 2 (3.45%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Mobile App
2 13 (22.41%) User Experience
3 5 (8.62%) 3D Graphics
4 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.17%) Mobile Games
5 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.45%) Digital Media
5 2 (3.45%) iPhone
6 1 (1.72%) CAN bus
6 1 (1.72%) New Media
6 1 (1.72%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Android
2 22 (37.93%) Apple iOS
3 7 (12.07%) Windows
4 2 (3.45%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.72%) OS/2
5 1 (1.72%) Windows CE
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (98.28%) Android Development
2 36 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (37.93%) Mobile Development
4 21 (36.21%) TDD
5 20 (34.48%) BDD
6 16 (27.59%) iOS Development
6 16 (27.59%) OOP
7 12 (20.69%) Scrum
8 11 (18.97%) Mentoring
9 10 (17.24%) E-Commerce
9 10 (17.24%) Project Management
10 9 (15.52%) Automated Testing
10 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
10 9 (15.52%) Unit Testing
11 5 (8.62%) 3D Programming
11 5 (8.62%) Game Development
11 5 (8.62%) Software Testing
12 4 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (6.90%) Mobile Application Development
13 3 (5.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 39 (67.24%) Java
2 18 (31.03%) JavaScript
3 14 (24.14%) Objective-C
4 7 (12.07%) ES6
5 6 (10.34%) Apple Swift
6 4 (6.90%) C++
7 2 (3.45%) PHP
8 1 (1.72%) C
8 1 (1.72%) C#
8 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (5.17%) Apigee
1 3 (5.17%) Google
1 3 (5.17%) Xamarin
2 1 (1.72%) Facebook