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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Manchester / Salford
Rank 12 13 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing Android 10 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 15.38% 12.20% 6.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.04% 22.73% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 0
Median daily rate £425 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -
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 £16.00 £21.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-25.58% -34.35%

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
27 22 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 41.54% 53.66% 41.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 3
Median daily rate £425 £350 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £180 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 20 January 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 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (80.00%) Apple iOS
3 15 (75.00%) BDD
4 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (65.00%) HTML
5 13 (65.00%) Games
5 13 (65.00%) Scrum
5 13 (65.00%) HTML5
6 10 (50.00%) TDD
6 10 (50.00%) OOP
6 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
7 9 (45.00%) Project Management
7 9 (45.00%) Android Development
7 9 (45.00%) Apache Cordova
7 9 (45.00%) User Experience
7 9 (45.00%) React
8 8 (40.00%) Subversion
9 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
9 7 (35.00%) Mobile App
10 6 (30.00%) Java
10 6 (30.00%) Web Services
11 5 (25.00%) JSON
11 5 (25.00%) JIRA
11 5 (25.00%) REST
12 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
12 4 (20.00%) React Native
12 4 (20.00%) ES6
12 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
12 4 (20.00%) Kanban

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 (5.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (40.00%) Subversion
3 5 (25.00%) JIRA
4 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (10.00%) Babel
5 2 (10.00%) webpack
6 1 (5.00%) Calabash
6 1 (5.00%) Hudson
6 1 (5.00%) JUnit
6 1 (5.00%) Robotium
6 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (65.00%) Games
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Android Developer
3 3 (15.00%) iOS Developer
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Android Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Android Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Android Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) iOS Android Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Senior iOS Android Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior iOS Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Application Development Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) HTML
1 13 (65.00%) HTML5
2 9 (45.00%) Apache Cordova
2 9 (45.00%) React
3 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (30.00%) Web Services
5 5 (25.00%) JSON
5 5 (25.00%) REST
6 4 (20.00%) React Native
7 3 (15.00%) Ember.js
7 3 (15.00%) Node.js
8 2 (10.00%) Pixi.js
8 2 (10.00%) WebGL
9 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) User Experience
2 7 (35.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.00%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile Games
4 1 (5.00%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) BDD
3 13 (65.00%) Scrum
4 10 (50.00%) OOP
4 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 10 (50.00%) TDD
5 9 (45.00%) Android Development
5 9 (45.00%) Project Management
6 4 (20.00%) Kanban
6 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Game Development
7 3 (15.00%) iOS Development
7 3 (15.00%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) 3D Programming
9 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
9 1 (5.00%) Content Management
9 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
9 1 (5.00%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (30.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) ES6
4 3 (15.00%) Objective-C
5 2 (10.00%) C#
5 2 (10.00%) C++
5 2 (10.00%) ECMAScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA