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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android SDK over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Software Development Kit (SDK)
Rank 161 146 138
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Contract jobs citing Android SDK 3 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.081% 0.19% 0.067%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.86% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £350 £360 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -12.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £19.50
Android SDK
England

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
961 812 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 25.93% 21.51% 22.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 674 522 411
Median daily rate £375 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 23 8
Median hourly rate £28.50 £40.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.75% +39.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.78 £16.16 £20.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £56.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

Android SDK
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Android SDK as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android SDK within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 July 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 -11 2 £388 - 3
Cheshire -1 1 £350 -2.77%
Android SDK
England

Android SDK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Android SDK also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Android SDK.

1 10 (100.00%) Android
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) Android Development
3 7 (70.00%) JSON
4 6 (60.00%) REST
4 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
4 6 (60.00%) Mobile Development
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (50.00%) OO
6 4 (40.00%) Web Services
7 3 (30.00%) RESTful
8 2 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
8 2 (20.00%) iOS SDK
8 2 (20.00%) TDD
8 2 (20.00%) Retail
8 2 (20.00%) Google
8 2 (20.00%) Web Development
8 2 (20.00%) Degree
8 2 (20.00%) JIRA
8 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 2 (20.00%) Atlassian
8 2 (20.00%) Network Security
8 2 (20.00%) XML
8 2 (20.00%) Scrum
8 2 (20.00%) Cocoa
8 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
8 2 (20.00%) CRM
8 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (20.00%) ERP

Android SDK
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 (20.00%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Android Studio
1 2 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (20.00%) Gradle
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (90.00%) Android Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Android Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Android Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) JSON
2 6 (60.00%) REST
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) RESTful
5 2 (20.00%) Cocoa
5 2 (20.00%) Cocoa Touch
5 2 (20.00%) iOS SDK
5 2 (20.00%) UIKit
5 2 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (10.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Android Development
2 6 (60.00%) Mobile Development
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) ERP
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) Apple Swift
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (20.00%) Google
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