Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for Android skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Android over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 38 9
Rank change year-on-year +9 -29 +20
Contract jobs citing Android 2 5 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.95% 1.67% 13.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.55% 8.77% 41.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 21
Chester median daily rate £550 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% +3.66% +0.92%
10th Percentile £525 £348 £325
90th Percentile £575 £448 £475
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £425 £438
% change year-on-year -5.88% -2.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £10.00

Android is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 44 57 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 20.85% 19.00% 32.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 45 54
Chester median daily rate £300 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.41% +4.17% +2.00%
10th Percentile £280 £300 £308
90th Percentile £465 £530 £488
Cheshire median daily rate £370 £425 £388
% change year-on-year -12.94% +9.68% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 11
Chester median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.70% -3.57% -19.63%
10th Percentile £11.00 £13.25 £11.17
90th Percentile £16.65 £15.63 £23.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year -3.70% -19.83% +12.27%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Android as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Android in Chester

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Chester

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android in Chester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Chester region with a requirement for Android.

1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) TSYS
1 2 (100.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Project Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Digital Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) TSYS