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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Software Development Kit (SDK)
Rank - 142 139
Contract jobs citing Android SDK 0 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.34% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.42% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 2
Median daily rate - £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.24%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £410 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +26.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
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
959 989 808
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.52% 23.84% 24.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 595 518
Median daily rate £375 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £483 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 37 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £29.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.06% -15.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Android Development
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 2 (40.00%) Google
4 2 (40.00%) Android Studio
4 2 (40.00%) RxJava
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile Development
4 2 (40.00%) Google Play
5 1 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) Kanban
5 1 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (20.00%) JSON
5 1 (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 (40.00%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Android Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Android Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) RxJava
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Android Development
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Google