The table below looks at the statistics for the Android Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Developer
Rank 144 131 124
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 14 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.37% 0.31% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.32% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 3
Average daily rate £325 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+23.75% +23.07%
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
3564 3084 2661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.04% 94.28% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2143 1714 1351
Average daily rate £386 £363 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 186 201
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £42.50 £41.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Android Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android Developer in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Manchester -14 10 £325 -18.75% 8
Cheshire - 4 £325 - 5
Android Developer
England

Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Android Developer in their job title 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 with Android Developer in their job title.

1 41 (100.00%) Android
1 41 (100.00%) Android Development
2 28 (68.29%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (48.78%) Java
4 19 (46.34%) iOS Development
4 19 (46.34%) Apple iOS
5 15 (36.59%) Mobile App
6 14 (34.15%) Mobile Development
6 14 (34.15%) Android SDK
7 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
7 12 (29.27%) TDD
7 12 (29.27%) Scrum
8 11 (26.83%) Objective-C
8 11 (26.83%) JSON
9 10 (24.39%) REST
9 10 (24.39%) HTML
9 10 (24.39%) Web Services
10 9 (21.95%) Subversion
10 9 (21.95%) HTML5
11 8 (19.51%) iOS SDK
11 8 (19.51%) User Experience
11 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
11 8 (19.51%) OOP
12 7 (17.07%) Project Management
12 7 (17.07%) Jenkins
12 7 (17.07%) Automation Testing
12 7 (17.07%) BDD
13 5 (12.20%) CSS
13 5 (12.20%) Degree
14 4 (9.76%) Computer Science

Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Android Developer in their job title 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 with Android Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.88%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) CMS
2 1 (2.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) Internet
2 2 (4.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
2 9 (21.95%) Subversion
3 7 (17.07%) Jenkins
4 4 (9.76%) Ant
4 4 (9.76%) Gradle
5 3 (7.32%) Eclipse
5 3 (7.32%) JIRA
6 2 (4.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
6 2 (4.88%) Xcode
7 1 (2.44%) Android Studio
7 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 3 (7.32%) Banking
1 3 (7.32%) Games
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) Android SDK
2 11 (26.83%) JSON
3 10 (24.39%) HTML
3 10 (24.39%) REST
3 10 (24.39%) Web Services
4 9 (21.95%) HTML5
5 8 (19.51%) iOS SDK
6 5 (12.20%) CSS
7 4 (9.76%) CSS3
8 3 (7.32%) .NET
8 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
8 3 (7.32%) XML
9 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
9 2 (4.88%) Ajax
9 2 (4.88%) Entity Framework
9 2 (4.88%) jQuery
9 2 (4.88%) PhoneGap
9 2 (4.88%) WCF
10 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 1 (2.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Mobile App
2 8 (19.51%) User Experience
3 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.76%) Video on Demand
4 1 (2.44%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.44%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Android
2 19 (46.34%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.88%) Windows
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (100.00%) Android Development
2 28 (68.29%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (46.34%) iOS Development
4 14 (34.15%) Mobile Development
5 12 (29.27%) Scrum
5 12 (29.27%) TDD
6 8 (19.51%) OOP
7 7 (17.07%) Automation Testing
7 7 (17.07%) BDD
7 7 (17.07%) Project Management
8 4 (9.76%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.32%) Kanban
9 3 (7.32%) MVC
10 2 (4.88%) ITIL
10 2 (4.88%) OO
10 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
10 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.88%) Test-First Development
11 1 (2.44%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (48.78%) Java
2 11 (26.83%) Objective-C
3 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.76%) C#
5 3 (7.32%) C++
5 3 (7.32%) SQL
6 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) Google
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) Appcelerator
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.44%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.44%) OpenText
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