The table below looks at the statistics for Android SDK skills 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 SDK over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Software Development Kit (SDK)
Rank 147 128 114
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -14
Contract jobs citing Android SDK 5 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.098% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 0.43% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
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£425 £400 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +70.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £313 £345
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -9.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Android SDK
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
824 694 628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.43% 22.64% 26.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 414 338
Average daily rate £375 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £437 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 8 30
Average hourly rate £42.50 £28.75 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% -12.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.96 £20.30 £13.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £44.55 £160.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

Android SDK
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android SDK across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Android SDK Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Android SDK
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 SDK across the North West region.

Android SDK Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Android SDK
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 SDK across the North West region.

Android SDK Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Android SDK
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 SDK within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. 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
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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
Cheshire - 4 £425 -
Manchester -14 1 - -
Android SDK
England

Android SDK
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Android SDK also 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 that cited Android SDK.

1 6 (100.00%) Android
1 6 (100.00%) Android Development
2 4 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Statistics
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile App

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Android SDK also 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 that cited Android SDK. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Android Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Statistics
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Android Development
2 4 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
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