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 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 17 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs citing Android 7 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 9.72% 21.43% 12.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.21% 54.55% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 3
Median daily rate £400 £375 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +29.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.96 £20.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +3.75%
Android
Manchester

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
33 22 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 45.83% 39.29% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 17 5
Median daily rate £450 £350 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +20.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (84.21%) Apple iOS
3 15 (78.95%) BDD
4 14 (73.68%) Git (software)
4 14 (73.68%) OOP
5 13 (68.42%) Subversion
5 13 (68.42%) User Experience
6 12 (63.16%) Scrum
6 12 (63.16%) Project Management
7 11 (57.89%) Android Development
8 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
8 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
9 8 (42.11%) Web Services
10 7 (36.84%) HTML
10 7 (36.84%) Java
10 7 (36.84%) TDD
10 7 (36.84%) Games
10 7 (36.84%) Software Testing
10 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
10 7 (36.84%) JSON
10 7 (36.84%) HTML5
10 7 (36.84%) REST
11 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
12 5 (26.32%) iOS Development
12 5 (26.32%) JIRA
12 5 (26.32%) Objective-C
13 4 (21.05%) React
13 4 (21.05%) Apache Cordova
13 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
13 4 (21.05%) React Native

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
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
Development Applications
1 14 (73.68%) Git (software)
2 13 (68.42%) Subversion
3 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
4 5 (26.32%) JIRA
5 3 (15.79%) Calabash
5 3 (15.79%) Hudson
5 3 (15.79%) JUnit
5 3 (15.79%) Robotium
5 3 (15.79%) TeamCity
6 2 (10.53%) Babel
6 2 (10.53%) webpack
General
1 7 (36.84%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Android Developer
3 5 (26.32%) iOS Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Android Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Android Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) iOS Android Developer
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Android Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) iOS Software Engineer
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%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Application Development Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Web Services
2 7 (36.84%) HTML
2 7 (36.84%) HTML5
2 7 (36.84%) JSON
2 7 (36.84%) REST
3 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
3 4 (21.05%) Apache Cordova
3 4 (21.05%) React
3 4 (21.05%) React Native
4 3 (15.79%) Ember.js
4 3 (15.79%) XML
5 2 (10.53%) Pixi.js
5 2 (10.53%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (68.42%) User Experience
2 3 (15.79%) Streaming Media
3 2 (10.53%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Apple iOS
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (78.95%) BDD
3 14 (73.68%) OOP
4 12 (63.16%) Project Management
4 12 (63.16%) Scrum
5 11 (57.89%) Android Development
6 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
7 7 (36.84%) Software Testing
7 7 (36.84%) TDD
7 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
8 5 (26.32%) iOS Development
9 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
9 3 (15.79%) Coaching
9 3 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (15.79%) DRM
9 3 (15.79%) Game Development
9 3 (15.79%) Mobile Development
9 3 (15.79%) Pair Programming
9 3 (15.79%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
2 7 (36.84%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) Objective-C
4 4 (21.05%) ES6
5 2 (10.53%) C#
5 2 (10.53%) C++
5 2 (10.53%) ECMAScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA