Period
to 28 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Android Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 28 July 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
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 123 125
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 23 27 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.81% 0.74% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.77% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 7
Manchester median daily rate £450 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% -8.24%
10th Percentile £306 £325 £293
90th Percentile £525 £479 £424
North West median daily rate £450 £419 £370
% change year-on-year +7.46% +13.18% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 2667 3485 3113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 93.94% 95.01% 95.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1621 2066 1746
Manchester median daily rate £375 £395 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.06% +8.97% +7.41%
10th Percentile £219 £225 £214
90th Percentile £544 £538 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 81 122
Manchester median hourly rate £15.75 £14.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.62% +1.75% -5.00%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £33.75 £37.38
North West median hourly rate £21.00 £18.99 £18.38
% change year-on-year +10.57% +3.32% +8.13%

Android Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android Developer in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 23 (100.00%) Android
2 21 (91.30%) Android Development
3 12 (52.17%) Mobile App
4 11 (47.83%) Java
5 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (34.78%) Android SDK
6 7 (30.43%) HTML
6 7 (30.43%) Apple iOS
7 5 (21.74%) HTML5
7 5 (21.74%) Web Application Development
7 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
8 4 (17.39%) User Experience
8 4 (17.39%) C++
8 4 (17.39%) CSS
8 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
8 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
9 3 (13.04%) Confluence
9 3 (13.04%) RTSP
9 3 (13.04%) JSON
9 3 (13.04%) JIRA
9 3 (13.04%) QA
9 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
9 3 (13.04%) CSS3
9 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
9 3 (13.04%) Gradle
9 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
9 3 (13.04%) TDD
9 3 (13.04%) Web Services
9 3 (13.04%) XML
9 3 (13.04%) Flash

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) RTSP
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Gradle
2 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) JIRA
3 2 (8.70%) JUnit
4 1 (4.35%) jMock
4 1 (4.35%) Mockito
4 1 (4.35%) Xcode
General
1 2 (8.70%) Banking
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) Android SDK
2 7 (30.43%) HTML
3 5 (21.74%) HTML5
4 4 (17.39%) CSS
5 3 (13.04%) Android NDK
5 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
5 3 (13.04%) CSS3
5 3 (13.04%) Flash
5 3 (13.04%) Ionic Framework
5 3 (13.04%) JSON
5 3 (13.04%) Web Services
5 3 (13.04%) XML
6 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.35%) Marmalade SDK
6 1 (4.35%) Material Design
6 1 (4.35%) React Native
6 1 (4.35%) RxJava
6 1 (4.35%) Spring
6 1 (4.35%) Spring MVC
6 1 (4.35%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Mobile App
2 4 (17.39%) User Experience
3 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.70%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
5 1 (4.35%) Internet of Things
5 1 (4.35%) Life Science
5 1 (4.35%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Android
2 7 (30.43%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.70%) Windows
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Android Development
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) Web Application Development
4 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
5 3 (13.04%) iOS Development
5 3 (13.04%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.70%) BDD
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.70%) Cryptography
6 2 (8.70%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (8.70%) Mobile Development
6 2 (8.70%) Secure Coding
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.35%) Kanban
7 1 (4.35%) MVC
7 1 (4.35%) Open Source
7 1 (4.35%) Rapid Prototyping
7 1 (4.35%) Scrum
7 1 (4.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) C++
4 3 (13.04%) C
5 2 (8.70%) Apple Swift
5 2 (8.70%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Xamarin
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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