Period
to 26 April 2018

The median contractor rate for an Android Developer was £308 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Android Developer
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 75 110
Rank change year-on-year -19 +35 -19
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 3 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.23% 0.19% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.20% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 7
Cheshire median daily rate £308 £419 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.57% +19.64% -6.04%
10th Percentile £208 £374 £313
90th Percentile £413 £468 £450
North West median daily rate £400 £425 £363
% change year-on-year -5.88% +17.24% -7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Cheshire
Contract vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 1,274 987 1,870
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.88% 94.72% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 807 671 1,243
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £228 £213 £257
90th Percentile £550 £525 £575
North West median daily rate £400 £378 £390
% change year-on-year +5.96% -3.21% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 70 74
Cheshire median hourly rate £14.25 £18.34 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.30% +8.91% -3.77%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.25 £10.65
90th Percentile £37.50 £50.50 £37.13
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% -11.11% +28.57%

Android Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings that featured Android Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Android Developer in Cheshire

Android Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Android Developer in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Android Developer in Cheshire

Android Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android Developer in Cheshire over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android Developer in Cheshire

Android Developer
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Developer within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 26 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -10 1 - - 1
Android Developer
North West

Android Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, Android Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Android Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Android SDK
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) STB
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Java ME
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) J2SE
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP

Android Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Android SDK
1 1 (33.33%) J2SE
1 1 (33.33%) Java ME
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) STB
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) B2C
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#