The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for Android skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Android over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
North West / Lancashire
Rank - - 40
Contract jobs citing Android 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - - 1.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year +2.85% +135.69%  

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

Contract Operating System Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 40 148 100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 18.78% 34.34% 25.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 91 56
Median daily rate £445 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £465 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 13
Median hourly rate £38.75 £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.75% +53.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £43.00 £13.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.84 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.44% +8.64%  

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire citing Android as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Android in Lancashire

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Lancashire

Android
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Android.

1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) WebSockets
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (100.00%) Push Notifications

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Android Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) WebSockets
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (100.00%) Push Notifications