Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Android SDK skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Android SDK over the 6 months to 18 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 Kit (SDK)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 152 149
Rank change year-on-year +32 -3 -19
Contract jobs citing Android SDK 16 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.54% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.50% 0.37% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 3
Manchester median daily rate £450 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +26.92% -7.14%
10th Percentile £363 £340 £308
90th Percentile £525 £438 £408
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £360
% change year-on-year +2.50% +11.11% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Android SDK is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1067 1091 915
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 36.34% 30.57% 24.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 777 563
Manchester median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £300 £287 £275
90th Percentile £538 £500 £519
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +17.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 27
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £22.76 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.76% -34.96% +21.74%
10th Percentile £16.55 £14.85 £10.90
90th Percentile £47.40 £44.13 £42.20
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% +0.98%

Android SDK
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Android SDK in Manchester

Android SDK
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android SDK in Manchester

Android SDK
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android SDK in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android SDK in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Android SDK 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 SDK.

1 16 (100.00%) Android
1 16 (100.00%) Android Development
2 14 (87.50%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) C
3 5 (31.25%) C++
3 5 (31.25%) HTML
3 5 (31.25%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) HTML5
3 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
3 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
3 5 (31.25%) Gradle
3 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
3 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
3 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
3 5 (31.25%) Confluence
3 5 (31.25%) JIRA
3 5 (31.25%) Android NDK
3 5 (31.25%) CSS3
3 5 (31.25%) Ionic Framework
3 5 (31.25%) Kotlin
4 3 (18.75%) Secure Coding
4 3 (18.75%) JSON
4 3 (18.75%) User Experience
4 3 (18.75%) Web Application Development
4 3 (18.75%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (18.75%) QA
4 3 (18.75%) Flash
4 3 (18.75%) Web Services
4 3 (18.75%) XML

Android SDK
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 (31.25%) Confluence
2 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) RTSP
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
1 5 (31.25%) Gradle
1 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
1 5 (31.25%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Android Studio
2 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (18.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Android Developer
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Android Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Android NDK
1 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
1 5 (31.25%) CSS3
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) HTML5
1 5 (31.25%) Ionic Framework
2 3 (18.75%) Flash
2 3 (18.75%) JSON
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE
3 2 (12.50%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mobile Banking
1 3 (18.75%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Android Development
2 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
2 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Cryptography
3 3 (18.75%) Secure Coding
3 3 (18.75%) Web Application Development
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) BDD
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) C
2 5 (31.25%) C++
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) Kotlin
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA