Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 111 118 100
Rank change year-on-year +7 -18 +34
Contract jobs citing Android Development 37 30 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.25% 1.07% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 1.27% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 25 40
Manchester median daily rate £425 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -8.82% +21.43%
10th Percentile £368 £321 £372
90th Percentile £484 £475 £475
North West median daily rate £385 £394 £400
% change year-on-year -2.22% -1.56% +7.38%
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 2,463 2,353 2,686
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 83.21% 83.89% 86.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,587 1,526 1,686
Manchester median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £580 £550
North West median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 92 46
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £18.27 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.21% +4.40% -33.33%
10th Percentile £12.53 £12.61 £11.25
90th Percentile £33.00 £40.23 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £24.42 £21.70 £21.05
% change year-on-year +12.51% +3.11% -31.05%

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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Development within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 2 £430 -
Android Development
North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 37 (100.00%) Android
2 26 (70.27%) Java
3 20 (54.05%) Mobile App
4 19 (51.35%) Android SDK
5 16 (43.24%) Mobile Development
6 14 (37.84%) Kotlin
6 14 (37.84%) RESTful
7 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (27.03%) JSON
9 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
9 9 (24.32%) OO
9 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
9 9 (24.32%) REST
10 8 (21.62%) Apple iOS
10 8 (21.62%) Greenfield Project
10 8 (21.62%) Scrum
11 7 (18.92%) TDD
12 6 (16.22%) iOS Development
13 5 (13.51%) Django
13 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
13 5 (13.51%) MVC
13 5 (13.51%) Web Services
14 4 (10.81%) JUnit
14 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
14 4 (10.81%) Web Development
14 4 (10.81%) Jenkins
15 3 (8.11%) GitHub
15 3 (8.11%) Android Studio
15 3 (8.11%) DevOps
15 3 (8.11%) RxJava

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Big Data
1 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.70%) MySQL
1 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.81%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.81%) JUnit
3 3 (8.11%) Android Studio
3 3 (8.11%) Mockito
3 3 (8.11%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.70%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 3 (8.11%) Advertising
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Law
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (89.19%) Developer
2 28 (75.68%) Android Developer
3 2 (5.41%) Analyst
3 2 (5.41%) Applications Developer
3 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
3 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
3 2 (5.41%) Python Developer
4 1 (2.70%) Agile Developer
4 1 (2.70%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (2.70%) Django Developer
4 1 (2.70%) iOS Android Developer
4 1 (2.70%) Java Android Developer
4 1 (2.70%) Java Applications Developer
4 1 (2.70%) Lead Developer
4 1 (2.70%) Lead iOS Developer
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (2.70%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (51.35%) Android SDK
2 14 (37.84%) RESTful
3 10 (27.03%) JSON
4 9 (24.32%) REST
5 5 (13.51%) Django
5 5 (13.51%) Web Services
6 3 (8.11%) .NET
6 3 (8.11%) Node.js
6 3 (8.11%) RxJava
7 2 (5.41%) J2EE
7 2 (5.41%) React Native
7 2 (5.41%) Spring
8 1 (2.70%) Ajax
8 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.70%) SOAP
8 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (54.05%) Mobile App
2 8 (21.62%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (8.11%) User Experience
4 2 (5.41%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (5.41%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.70%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Android
2 8 (21.62%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Mobile Development
2 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
3 9 (24.32%) OO
4 8 (21.62%) Scrum
5 7 (18.92%) TDD
6 6 (16.22%) iOS Development
7 5 (13.51%) MVC
7 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
8 4 (10.81%) Web Development
9 3 (8.11%) BDD
9 3 (8.11%) DevOps
9 3 (8.11%) Kanban
9 3 (8.11%) MVVM
9 3 (8.11%) Workflow
10 2 (5.41%) Functional Testing
10 2 (5.41%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (5.41%) OOP
10 2 (5.41%) Software Delivery
10 2 (5.41%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) Java
2 14 (37.84%) Kotlin
3 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.11%) Delphi
4 3 (8.11%) Python
5 2 (5.41%) Apple Swift
5 2 (5.41%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) C#
6 1 (2.70%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Google
2 2 (5.41%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Perforce