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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 7 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Android 12 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 20.69% 11.11% 25.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.17% 60.00% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 9
Median daily rate £425 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £355 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+116.66% +15.38%
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
23 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 39.66% 18.52% 27.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 9
Median daily rate £425 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £586 £375 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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 30 September 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 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (95.45%) User Experience
3 20 (90.91%) OOP
4 19 (86.36%) BDD
5 17 (77.27%) Apple iOS
5 17 (77.27%) Android Development
6 15 (68.18%) Git (software)
7 14 (63.64%) Subversion
8 11 (50.00%) TDD
8 11 (50.00%) Scrum
8 11 (50.00%) Project Management
9 10 (45.45%) Mobile Development
10 8 (36.36%) iOS Development
10 8 (36.36%) Java
10 8 (36.36%) Software Testing
10 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
11 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
11 7 (31.82%) Objective-C
11 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
12 6 (27.27%) Mobile App
12 6 (27.27%) REST
12 6 (27.27%) JSON
12 6 (27.27%) Web Services
12 6 (27.27%) OO
13 4 (18.18%) HTML5
13 4 (18.18%) HTML
13 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
14 3 (13.64%) JUnit
14 3 (13.64%) C++
14 3 (13.64%) XML

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) HTTP
1 3 (13.64%) Internet
Development Applications
1 15 (68.18%) Git (software)
2 14 (63.64%) Subversion
3 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
4 3 (13.64%) Calabash
4 3 (13.64%) Hudson
4 3 (13.64%) JIRA
4 3 (13.64%) JUnit
4 3 (13.64%) Robotium
4 3 (13.64%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (13.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 16 (72.73%) Android Developer
3 8 (36.36%) iOS Developer
3 8 (36.36%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (22.73%) iOS Android Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Android Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Android Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Android Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) iOS Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior iOS Android Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior iOS Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Java Android Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Java Mobile Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) JSON
1 6 (27.27%) REST
1 6 (27.27%) Web Services
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) HTML5
3 3 (13.64%) XML
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 21 (95.45%) User Experience
2 6 (27.27%) Mobile App
3 3 (13.64%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Apple iOS
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (90.91%) OOP
3 19 (86.36%) BDD
4 17 (77.27%) Android Development
5 11 (50.00%) Project Management
5 11 (50.00%) Scrum
5 11 (50.00%) TDD
6 10 (45.45%) Mobile Development
7 8 (36.36%) iOS Development
7 8 (36.36%) Software Testing
7 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
8 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
9 6 (27.27%) OO
10 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
10 3 (13.64%) Coaching
10 3 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (13.64%) DRM
10 3 (13.64%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) Objective-C
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) Apple Swift