The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Manchester / Salford
Rank 18 16 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs citing Android 8 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 9.41% 2.63% 16.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.67% 5.88% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
Median daily rate £425 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +26.98%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -25.84%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Salford region.

Operating Systems Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
30 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 35.29% 44.74% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 2
Median daily rate £425 £425 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £190 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +7.93%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Salford region citing Android as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Android across the Salford region.

Android Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Salford region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Android 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 Salford region with a requirement for Android.

1 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
2 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (73.68%) Games
3 14 (73.68%) Apple iOS
4 13 (68.42%) HTML5
4 13 (68.42%) HTML
5 12 (63.16%) BDD
6 11 (57.89%) Scrum
6 11 (57.89%) TDD
7 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
8 9 (47.37%) Apache Cordova
8 9 (47.37%) Android Development
8 9 (47.37%) React
9 8 (42.11%) Mobile App
9 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
10 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
10 7 (36.84%) Project Management
10 7 (36.84%) OOP
11 6 (31.58%) Java
11 6 (31.58%) User Experience
11 6 (31.58%) ES6
12 5 (26.32%) JIRA
12 5 (26.32%) Web Services
12 5 (26.32%) Subversion
13 4 (21.05%) Kanban
13 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
13 4 (21.05%) JSON
13 4 (21.05%) WebGL
13 4 (21.05%) REST
13 4 (21.05%) Pixi.js

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
2 5 (26.32%) JIRA
2 5 (26.32%) Subversion
3 3 (15.79%) Babel
3 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
4 2 (10.53%) Jasmine
4 2 (10.53%) Mocha
4 2 (10.53%) webpack
General
1 14 (73.68%) Games
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Android Developer
3 5 (26.32%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (15.79%) iOS Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Android Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) iOS Android Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Senior iOS Android Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior iOS Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Development Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) HTML
1 13 (68.42%) HTML5
2 9 (47.37%) Apache Cordova
2 9 (47.37%) React
3 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
4 5 (26.32%) Web Services
5 4 (21.05%) JSON
5 4 (21.05%) Pixi.js
5 4 (21.05%) React Native
5 4 (21.05%) REST
5 4 (21.05%) WebGL
6 3 (15.79%) Ember.js
6 3 (15.79%) Node.js
7 2 (10.53%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Mobile App
2 6 (31.58%) User Experience
3 2 (10.53%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) BDD
3 11 (57.89%) Scrum
3 11 (57.89%) TDD
4 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
5 9 (47.37%) Android Development
6 7 (36.84%) OOP
6 7 (36.84%) Project Management
7 4 (21.05%) iOS Development
7 4 (21.05%) Kanban
7 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Game Development
8 3 (15.79%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (10.53%) 3D Programming
9 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
10 1 (5.26%) Agile Project Management
10 1 (5.26%) Content Management
10 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
10 1 (5.26%) High Availability
10 1 (5.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
2 6 (31.58%) ES6
2 6 (31.58%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) Objective-C
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) C++
4 2 (10.53%) ECMAScript
5 1 (5.26%) Apple Swift
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA