Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 107 114
Rank change year-on-year +8 +7 +8
Contract jobs citing Android Development 38 56 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.28% 1.59% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 1.89% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 45 30
Manchester median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -
10th Percentile £325 £375 £266
90th Percentile £513 £475 £438
North West median daily rate £400 £413 £370
% change year-on-year -3.03% +11.49% +5.71%
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 2405 2958 3039
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.25% 83.96% 80.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1534 1882 1800
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £530
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 56 78
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.75% -21.79% +30.00%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.54 £11.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £40.00 £42.15
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
% change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +69.56%

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 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 21 November 2017. 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
Stockport +3 1 £350 -17.65%
Android Development
North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 38 (100.00%) Android
2 19 (50.00%) Java
3 16 (42.11%) Android SDK
4 15 (39.47%) Mobile App
5 11 (28.95%) HTML
5 11 (28.95%) CSS
6 9 (23.68%) iOS Development
6 9 (23.68%) Xamarin
6 9 (23.68%) Apple iOS
7 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
8 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (15.79%) Kotlin
9 5 (13.16%) Ionic Framework
9 5 (13.16%) JIRA
9 5 (13.16%) C++
9 5 (13.16%) C
9 5 (13.16%) XSLT
9 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
9 5 (13.16%) Gradle
9 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
9 5 (13.16%) Android NDK
9 5 (13.16%) CSS3
9 5 (13.16%) HTML5
9 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
9 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
9 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
9 5 (13.16%) Confluence
10 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
10 4 (10.53%) C#
10 4 (10.53%) Greenfield Project

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 5 (13.16%) Confluence
2 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) RTSP
2 2 (5.26%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
1 5 (13.16%) Gradle
1 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
1 5 (13.16%) JIRA
2 2 (5.26%) Android Studio
2 2 (5.26%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (7.89%) Banking
1 3 (7.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (94.74%) Developer
2 28 (73.68%) Android Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Xamarin Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Mobile Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Applications Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Android Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (5.26%) iOS Android Developer
7 2 (5.26%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (42.11%) Android SDK
2 11 (28.95%) CSS
2 11 (28.95%) HTML
3 5 (13.16%) Android NDK
3 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
3 5 (13.16%) CSS3
3 5 (13.16%) HTML5
3 5 (13.16%) Ionic Framework
3 5 (13.16%) XSLT
4 3 (7.89%) .NET
4 3 (7.89%) Flash
4 3 (7.89%) J2EE
4 3 (7.89%) JSON
4 3 (7.89%) Web Services
4 3 (7.89%) Xamarin.iOS
4 3 (7.89%) XML
5 2 (5.26%) Hibernate
5 2 (5.26%) Spring
6 1 (2.63%) iOS SDK
6 1 (2.63%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (7.89%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (7.89%) User Experience
4 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Android
2 9 (23.68%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) iOS Development
2 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
3 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
4 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 3 (7.89%) Cryptography
5 3 (7.89%) Secure Coding
5 3 (7.89%) Web Application Development
6 2 (5.26%) Analytical Thinking
6 2 (5.26%) BDD
6 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.26%) Front End Development
6 2 (5.26%) Mobile Development
6 2 (5.26%) OO
6 2 (5.26%) Scrum
6 2 (5.26%) TDD
7 1 (2.63%) MVC
7 1 (2.63%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.79%) Kotlin
4 5 (13.16%) C
4 5 (13.16%) C++
5 4 (10.53%) C#
6 2 (5.26%) Apple Swift
6 2 (5.26%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Xamarin