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

Android Software Development
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 90 69
Rank change year-on-year +22 -21  
Contract jobs citing Android Development 21 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.50% 0.78% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 0.95% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 7
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £393 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £456 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +1.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £35.00

Android Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1115 1476 1148
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 79.70% 82.60% 76.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 639 889 686
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 21 33
Median hourly rate £29.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.11% +2.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.33 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Android Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Android Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Android Development in Manchester

Android Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android Development in Manchester

Android Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android Development in Manchester

Android Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android Development in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Android Development 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Android Development.

1 32 (100.00%) Android
2 16 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 15 (46.88%) Java
4 12 (37.50%) Apple iOS
5 11 (34.38%) HTML
6 10 (31.25%) iOS Development
7 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (25.00%) Android SDK
9 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
9 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
9 7 (21.88%) CSS
10 6 (18.75%) HTML5
10 6 (18.75%) TDD
11 5 (15.63%) Objective-C
11 5 (15.63%) User Experience
11 5 (15.63%) Web Application Development
12 4 (12.50%) Xamarin
12 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (12.50%) Apple Swift
12 4 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
12 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
12 4 (12.50%) Games
12 4 (12.50%) C++
12 4 (12.50%) XSLT
12 4 (12.50%) Xamarin.iOS
12 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
13 3 (9.38%) Confluence
13 3 (9.38%) Mocha
13 3 (9.38%) WebGL
13 3 (9.38%) RTSP

Android Development
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 (9.38%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) RTSP
2 2 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.38%) Gradle
2 3 (9.38%) Jasmine
2 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.38%) JIRA
2 3 (9.38%) Mocha
3 1 (3.13%) Babel
3 1 (3.13%) jMock
3 1 (3.13%) JUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Mockito
3 1 (3.13%) Xcode
General
1 4 (12.50%) Games
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (93.75%) Developer
2 23 (71.88%) Android Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Applications Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Xamarin Developer
6 3 (9.38%) iOS Android Developer
6 3 (9.38%) iOS Developer
6 3 (9.38%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Android Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.13%) HTML Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Mobile Web Applications Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Mobile Web Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Objective-C Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) HTML
2 8 (25.00%) Android SDK
3 7 (21.88%) CSS
4 6 (18.75%) HTML5
5 4 (12.50%) Xamarin.iOS
5 4 (12.50%) XSLT
6 3 (9.38%) Android NDK
6 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
6 3 (9.38%) CSS3
6 3 (9.38%) Flash
6 3 (9.38%) HTML5 Canvas
6 3 (9.38%) Ionic Framework
6 3 (9.38%) JSON
6 3 (9.38%) Pixi.js
6 3 (9.38%) Web Services
6 3 (9.38%) WebGL
6 3 (9.38%) XML
7 1 (3.13%) Marmalade SDK
7 1 (3.13%) Material Design
7 1 (3.13%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (15.63%) User Experience
3 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.13%) Internet of Things
5 1 (3.13%) Life Science
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Android
2 12 (37.50%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) iOS Development
2 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.75%) TDD
4 5 (15.63%) Web Application Development
5 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 3 (9.38%) Mobile Development
6 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.25%) BDD
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.25%) Cryptography
7 2 (6.25%) High Availability
7 2 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (6.25%) Scrum
7 2 (6.25%) Secure Coding
7 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.13%) MVC
8 1 (3.13%) OOP
8 1 (3.13%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) Java
2 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.63%) Objective-C
4 4 (12.50%) Apple Swift
4 4 (12.50%) C++
5 3 (9.38%) C
6 2 (6.25%) ES6
7 1 (3.13%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Xamarin
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
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