Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 110 108
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2 -2
Contract jobs citing Android Development 43 29 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.37% 1.03% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 1.24% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 23 41
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £299 £325 £375
90th Percentile £484 £523 £475
North West median daily rate £375 £400 £419
% change year-on-year -6.25% -4.48% +19.64%
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 2,570 2,334 3,071
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.98% 82.56% 84.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,622 1,450 1,909
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 81 64
Manchester median hourly rate £20.88 £19.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.08% +23.81% -14.86%
10th Percentile £11.99 £11.75 £10.91
90th Percentile £35.00 £48.00 £41.05
North West median hourly rate £22.47 £30.00 £21.02
% change year-on-year -25.12% +42.70% -26.51%

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 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android Development in Manchester

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 43 (100.00%) Android
2 28 (65.12%) Mobile App
3 26 (60.47%) Java
4 19 (44.19%) Android SDK
5 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (30.23%) JSON
7 11 (25.58%) Scrum
8 10 (23.26%) RESTful
8 10 (23.26%) Mobile Development
9 9 (20.93%) iOS Development
9 9 (20.93%) Apple iOS
9 9 (20.93%) J2EE
10 8 (18.60%) Web Services
10 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
11 7 (16.28%) Django
12 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
12 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
12 6 (13.95%) REST
12 6 (13.95%) Kotlin
13 5 (11.63%) User Experience
13 5 (11.63%) Greenfield Project
13 5 (11.63%) Python
13 5 (11.63%) .NET
13 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (11.63%) TDD
14 4 (9.30%) Ajax
14 4 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (9.30%) Change Management
14 4 (9.30%) MVC
14 4 (9.30%) Linux

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 (6.98%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) MySQL
1 4 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.33%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.30%) Android Studio
2 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.30%) JUnit
3 3 (6.98%) Mockito
3 3 (6.98%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.33%) Gradle
4 1 (2.33%) JIRA
4 1 (2.33%) Maven
4 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.65%) Advertising
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (90.70%) Developer
2 32 (74.42%) Android Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Applications Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Django Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Python Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Python/Django Developer
5 3 (6.98%) iOS Android Developer
5 3 (6.98%) iOS Developer
6 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Xamarin Developer
7 1 (2.33%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (44.19%) Android SDK
2 13 (30.23%) JSON
3 10 (23.26%) RESTful
4 9 (20.93%) J2EE
5 8 (18.60%) Web Services
6 7 (16.28%) Django
7 6 (13.95%) REST
8 5 (11.63%) .NET
9 4 (9.30%) Ajax
9 4 (9.30%) CSS
9 4 (9.30%) HTML
10 3 (6.98%) AngularJS
10 3 (6.98%) Node.js
10 3 (6.98%) RxJava
11 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
11 2 (4.65%) Apache Cordova
11 2 (4.65%) Electron Framework
11 2 (4.65%) PhoneGap
11 2 (4.65%) Spring
11 2 (4.65%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (65.12%) Mobile App
2 5 (11.63%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (11.63%) User Experience
3 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.65%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Android
2 9 (20.93%) Apple iOS
3 4 (9.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (25.58%) Scrum
3 10 (23.26%) Mobile Development
4 9 (20.93%) iOS Development
5 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
6 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.63%) TDD
7 4 (9.30%) Change Management
7 4 (9.30%) MVC
7 4 (9.30%) OO
7 4 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (6.98%) Analytical Thinking
8 3 (6.98%) BDD
8 3 (6.98%) DevOps
8 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.98%) Kanban
8 3 (6.98%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (6.98%) MVVM
8 3 (6.98%) Web Development
8 3 (6.98%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) Java
2 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
2 6 (13.95%) Kotlin
3 5 (11.63%) Python
4 3 (6.98%) Delphi
5 2 (4.65%) C#
5 2 (4.65%) SQL
6 1 (2.33%) Groovy
6 1 (2.33%) PHP
6 1 (2.33%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle
2 3 (6.98%) Xamarin
3 2 (4.65%) DevExpress
3 2 (4.65%) Google
4 1 (2.33%) Perforce