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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Developer
Rank 149 128 134
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 13 31 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 0.83% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.88% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 2
Median daily rate £363 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% -7.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -64.28%
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
3735 3531 2913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.51% 94.72% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2261 1991 1560
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 211 194
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £47.33 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

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
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 28 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 -19 8 £375 -6.25% 3
Cheshire -22 3 £369 +3.14% 2
Merseyside - 1 £350 -
Android Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 34 (100.00%) Android
1 34 (100.00%) Android Development
2 28 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (61.76%) Java
4 15 (44.12%) Mobile App
5 14 (41.18%) User Experience
6 13 (38.24%) Scrum
7 12 (35.29%) TDD
7 12 (35.29%) Mobile Development
8 11 (32.35%) OO
9 9 (26.47%) JSON
9 9 (26.47%) Android SDK
10 8 (23.53%) BDD
10 8 (23.53%) OOP
10 8 (23.53%) Banking
11 7 (20.59%) Web Services
11 7 (20.59%) REST
12 6 (17.65%) Objective-C
12 6 (17.65%) Project Management
12 6 (17.65%) Apple iOS
12 6 (17.65%) Gradle
13 5 (14.71%) iOS Development
13 5 (14.71%) Ant
14 4 (11.76%) JUnit
14 4 (11.76%) XML
14 4 (11.76%) Google
14 4 (11.76%) RESTful
14 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
15 3 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
15 3 (8.82%) Apple Swift

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 2 (5.88%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Gradle
2 5 (14.71%) Ant
3 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.76%) JUnit
4 3 (8.82%) Android Studio
4 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.88%) JIRA
5 2 (5.88%) Mockito
5 2 (5.88%) Robolectric
5 2 (5.88%) Subversion
6 1 (2.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
General
1 8 (23.53%) Banking
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) Android SDK
1 9 (26.47%) JSON
2 7 (20.59%) REST
2 7 (20.59%) Web Services
3 4 (11.76%) RESTful
3 4 (11.76%) XML
4 3 (8.82%) SOAP
5 2 (5.88%) CSS
6 1 (2.94%) .NET
6 1 (2.94%) Android NDK
6 1 (2.94%) Cocoa
6 1 (2.94%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (2.94%) CSS3
6 1 (2.94%) HTML
6 1 (2.94%) HTML5
6 1 (2.94%) iOS SDK
6 1 (2.94%) Sass
6 1 (2.94%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) Mobile App
2 14 (41.18%) User Experience
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Android
2 6 (17.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Android Development
2 28 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (38.24%) Scrum
4 12 (35.29%) Mobile Development
4 12 (35.29%) TDD
5 11 (32.35%) OO
6 8 (23.53%) BDD
6 8 (23.53%) OOP
7 6 (17.65%) Project Management
8 5 (14.71%) iOS Development
9 3 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (8.82%) Kanban
9 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
10 2 (5.88%) DevOps
10 2 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
11 1 (2.94%) Automation Testing
11 1 (2.94%) SDLC
11 1 (2.94%) User Stories
11 1 (2.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) Java
2 6 (17.65%) Objective-C
3 3 (8.82%) Apple Swift
3 3 (8.82%) C
3 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.88%) C#
5 1 (2.94%) C++
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Google
2 1 (2.94%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.94%) Xamarin