Period
to 20 June 2018

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 6 months to 20 June 2018 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
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 104 133
Rank change year-on-year +6 +29 -25
Contract jobs citing Android Development 57 29 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.87% 1.09% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 1.33% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 23 10
Manchester median daily rate £381 £425 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.29% +8.28% +6.44%
10th Percentile £293 £325 £312
90th Percentile £450 £523 £476
North West median daily rate £375 £425 £360
% change year-on-year -11.76% +18.06% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,633 2,180 3,050
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 86.38% 81.65% 83.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,713 1,316 1,818
Manchester median daily rate £400 £384 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.23% -4.06% +14.29%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £540
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 54 51
Manchester median hourly rate £18.79 £20.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.21% +12.50% +24.14%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.75 £12.50
90th Percentile £40.40 £43.75 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £23.20 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -31.76% +4.62% +30.00%

Android Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android Development in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Android Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Android Development.

1 57 (100.00%) Android
2 41 (71.93%) Apple iOS
3 39 (68.42%) Mobile App
4 38 (66.67%) iOS Development
5 23 (40.35%) Java
5 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (38.60%) Web Services
7 20 (35.09%) JavaScript
8 17 (29.82%) JSON
8 17 (29.82%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (28.07%) J2EE
9 16 (28.07%) Python
10 15 (26.32%) Scrum
11 12 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (21.05%) Django
11 12 (21.05%) Ajax
11 12 (21.05%) Change Management
11 12 (21.05%) MySQL
11 12 (21.05%) Oracle
11 12 (21.05%) Linux
11 12 (21.05%) Xamarin
11 12 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (19.30%) Self-Motivation
12 11 (19.30%) Android SDK
13 10 (17.54%) Apple Swift
13 10 (17.54%) Jenkins
14 9 (15.79%) Tomcat
14 9 (15.79%) QA
15 8 (14.04%) Data Analysis
15 8 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management

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 9 (15.79%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.75%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.75%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) SMS
2 1 (1.75%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) MySQL
1 12 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (17.54%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.02%) JIRA
2 4 (7.02%) Mercurial
2 4 (7.02%) Mockito
3 1 (1.75%) Android Studio
3 1 (1.75%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (5.26%) Games
2 1 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (71.93%) Developer
2 25 (43.86%) Android Developer
3 12 (21.05%) iOS Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Python Developer
6 5 (8.77%) iOS Android Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Django Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Python/Django Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Applications Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Java Android Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Xamarin Developer
9 2 (3.51%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.51%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Java Architect
9 2 (3.51%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (38.60%) Web Services
2 17 (29.82%) JSON
3 16 (28.07%) J2EE
4 12 (21.05%) Ajax
4 12 (21.05%) Django
5 11 (19.30%) Android SDK
6 6 (10.53%) AngularJS
6 6 (10.53%) Hibernate
6 6 (10.53%) Spring
7 5 (8.77%) CSS
7 5 (8.77%) HTML
8 3 (5.26%) .NET
8 3 (5.26%) RESTful
8 3 (5.26%) Xamarin.iOS
9 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
9 2 (3.51%) Apache Cordova
9 2 (3.51%) Electron Framework
9 2 (3.51%) iOS SDK
9 2 (3.51%) PhoneGap
9 2 (3.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (68.42%) Mobile App
2 11 (19.30%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (14.04%) Data Structures
4 7 (12.28%) User Experience
5 5 (8.77%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 57 (100.00%) Android
2 41 (71.93%) Apple iOS
3 12 (21.05%) Linux
4 8 (14.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (29.82%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (26.32%) Scrum
5 12 (21.05%) Change Management
5 12 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (14.04%) Data Analysis
6 8 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.77%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (8.77%) Mobile Development
7 5 (8.77%) OOP
7 5 (8.77%) Software Testing
7 5 (8.77%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.02%) BDD
8 4 (7.02%) Creative Thinking
8 4 (7.02%) Microservices
8 4 (7.02%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 4 (7.02%) TDD
9 3 (5.26%) SOA
9 3 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (40.35%) Java
2 20 (35.09%) JavaScript
3 16 (28.07%) Python
4 10 (17.54%) Apple Swift
5 6 (10.53%) C#
6 5 (8.77%) Kotlin
7 3 (5.26%) C++
7 3 (5.26%) SQL
8 2 (3.51%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) AWS Certification
1 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.79%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Ansible
1 1 (1.75%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) Oracle
1 12 (21.05%) Xamarin
2 2 (3.51%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.75%) Adobe
3 1 (1.75%) Google