The median contractor rate for a Android Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

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 / Manchester
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 91 91
Rank change year-on-year +9 0  
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 7 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.50% 0.49% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.52% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
Median daily rate £450 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.12% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £333 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £460 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £62.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year -28.00% +400.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1314 1732 1570
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 94.53% 94.85% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 809 1000 818
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £391 £375
% change year-on-year +2.43% +4.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 28 60
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.81% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.27 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

Android Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Android Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Android Developer in Manchester

Android Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android Developer in Manchester

Android Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android Developer in Manchester over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android Developer in Manchester

Android Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android Developer in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, Android Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring Android Developer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Android
2 15 (93.75%) Android Development
3 12 (75.00%) Mobile App
4 9 (56.25%) Apple iOS
5 7 (43.75%) Java
5 7 (43.75%) Objective-C
6 6 (37.50%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (37.50%) iOS Development
6 6 (37.50%) Windows
7 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
7 5 (31.25%) Xcode
7 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
7 5 (31.25%) Apple Swift
8 4 (25.00%) CocoaPods
8 4 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (25.00%) TestFlight
8 4 (25.00%) iPhone
8 4 (25.00%) SQLite
8 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 4 (25.00%) Android Studio
8 4 (25.00%) Change Control
8 4 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
8 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
8 4 (25.00%) Cocoa
8 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (25.00%) Games
8 4 (25.00%) HTML
8 4 (25.00%) Mac OS X

Android Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (25.00%) SQLite
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
1 5 (31.25%) Xcode
2 4 (25.00%) Android Studio
2 4 (25.00%) CocoaPods
2 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) jMock
3 1 (6.25%) JUnit
3 1 (6.25%) Mockito
General
1 4 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Cocoa
1 4 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.25%) iOS SDK
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
3 1 (6.25%) Marmalade SDK
3 1 (6.25%) Material Design
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
3 1 (6.25%) Spring
3 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
3 1 (6.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (6.25%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (25.00%) iPhone
3 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (12.50%) User Experience
5 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
5 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
5 1 (6.25%) Life Science
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Android
2 9 (56.25%) Apple iOS
3 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 4 (25.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Android Development
2 6 (37.50%) iOS Development
2 6 (37.50%) Mobile Application Development
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Change Control
4 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (18.75%) Mobile Development
6 2 (12.50%) Game Development
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) Kanban
7 1 (6.25%) MVC
7 1 (6.25%) OO
7 1 (6.25%) OOP
7 1 (6.25%) Open Source
7 1 (6.25%) Rapid Prototyping
7 1 (6.25%) SOA
7 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Java
1 7 (43.75%) Objective-C
2 5 (31.25%) Apple Swift
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) Xamarin