Period
to 23 November 2017

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 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 62 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 - +72
Contract jobs citing Android 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.66% 0.46% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.92% 1.66% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Lancashire median daily rate £250 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.57% - -
North West median daily rate £395 £400 £390
% change year-on-year -1.25% +2.56% +11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year - +40.00% -49.37%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 156 181 207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 34.29% 27.89% 22.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 112 126
Lancashire median daily rate £429 £391 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.58% +4.33% +17.19%
10th Percentile £302 £214 £205
90th Percentile £602 £495 £600
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £368
% change year-on-year - +8.84% +13.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 18
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £14.57 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +191.80% -58.39% +89.19%
10th Percentile £36.91 £11.79 £12.35
90th Percentile £44.00 £43.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £15.77
% change year-on-year +17.24% -8.05% +5.13%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

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
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Lancaster +4 2 £250 -28.57%
Blackpool - 1 £350 -
Android
North West

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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Android.

1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (66.67%) Web Design
1 2 (66.67%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (66.67%) Axure RP
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
1 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Phone
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
1 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) C#

Android
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
1 2 (66.67%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Axure RP
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
1 2 (66.67%) UX Designer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
1 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 2 (66.67%) Web Design
1 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft