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 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 8 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing Android 10 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 27.03% 5.00% 12.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £388 £315 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.01% -21.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+169.23% -62.85%
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
10 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 27.03% 5.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £388 £315 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.01% -21.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) User Experience
3 9 (81.82%) Android Development
4 8 (72.73%) OOP
4 8 (72.73%) OO
4 8 (72.73%) Mobile App
5 7 (63.64%) Mobile Development
6 6 (54.55%) Apple iOS
7 5 (45.45%) BDD
7 5 (45.45%) TDD
8 4 (36.36%) iOS Development
9 3 (27.27%) Objective-C
9 3 (27.27%) Java
10 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
10 2 (18.18%) C++
10 2 (18.18%) HTML
10 2 (18.18%) HTML5
10 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
10 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
10 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
10 2 (18.18%) Apple Swift
11 1 (9.09%) Sass
11 1 (9.09%) CSS

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:

Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Android Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (27.27%) iOS Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Android Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) iOS Android Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) User Experience
2 8 (72.73%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Android Development
3 8 (72.73%) OO
3 8 (72.73%) OOP
4 7 (63.64%) Mobile Development
5 5 (45.45%) BDD
5 5 (45.45%) TDD
6 4 (36.36%) iOS Development
7 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
1 3 (27.27%) Objective-C
2 2 (18.18%) Apple Swift
2 2 (18.18%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript