Period
to 23 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Android Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 100 139
Rank change year-on-year -24 +39 -21
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 23 45 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.81% 1.44% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.52% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 36 17
Manchester median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -
10th Percentile £319 £360 £313
90th Percentile £475 £472 £453
North West median daily rate £388 £425 £360
% change year-on-year -8.82% +18.06% -1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Contract vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 2,705 2,953 3,623
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 94.28% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,749 1,879 2,059
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +9.49%
10th Percentile £225 £230 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 61 137
Manchester median hourly rate £17.43 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.20% -11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £11.29 £10.50 £11.20
90th Percentile £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £17.62 £17.00 £21.40
% change year-on-year +3.65% -20.56% +29.70%

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 23 January 2018.

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 23 January 2018, 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 19 (82.61%) Android Development
3 12 (52.17%) Android SDK
4 10 (43.48%) Java
5 9 (39.13%) Kotlin
5 9 (39.13%) Mobile App
6 8 (34.78%) HTML
6 8 (34.78%) CSS
7 6 (26.09%) J2EE
7 6 (26.09%) XSLT
7 6 (26.09%) Xamarin
8 5 (21.74%) Tomcat
8 5 (21.74%) Spring
8 5 (21.74%) Hibernate
9 2 (8.70%) Scrum
9 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
9 2 (8.70%) C
9 2 (8.70%) C++
9 2 (8.70%) OO
9 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
9 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
9 2 (8.70%) JIRA
9 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
9 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Ionic Framework
9 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
9 2 (8.70%) Gradle
9 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
9 2 (8.70%) iOS Development
9 2 (8.70%) Android NDK

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 5 (21.74%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.70%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) RTSP
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Android Studio
1 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) Gradle
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.35%) Banking
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) Android SDK
2 8 (34.78%) CSS
2 8 (34.78%) HTML
3 6 (26.09%) J2EE
3 6 (26.09%) XSLT
4 5 (21.74%) Hibernate
4 5 (21.74%) Spring
5 2 (8.70%) Android NDK
5 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
5 2 (8.70%) CSS3
5 2 (8.70%) HTML5
5 2 (8.70%) Ionic Framework
6 1 (4.35%) Flash
6 1 (4.35%) iOS SDK
6 1 (4.35%) JSON
6 1 (4.35%) Web Services
6 1 (4.35%) Xamarin.iOS
6 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Android Development
2 2 (8.70%) iOS Development
2 2 (8.70%) OO
2 2 (8.70%) Scrum
2 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
2 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (4.35%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile Development
3 1 (4.35%) SDLC
3 1 (4.35%) Secure Coding
3 1 (4.35%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Java
2 9 (39.13%) Kotlin
3 2 (8.70%) C
3 2 (8.70%) C++
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) Apple Swift
4 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Xamarin