The median contractor rate for an Android Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
England / North West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 148 110
Rank change year-on-year +32 -38  
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 24 15 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.82% 0.39% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.41% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 16
Median daily rate £450 £425 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +14.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £365 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £455 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 - £25.75

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
North West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2759 3624 3542
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 93.75% 94.75% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1625 2242 2012
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 132 207
Median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -9.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.00 £45.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Android Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured Android Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Android Developer in the North West

Android Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Android Developer in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Android Developer in the North West

Android Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android Developer in the North West over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android Developer in the North West

Android Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Developer in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android Developer in the North West

Android Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +16 15 £450 +2.85% 7
Cheshire +26 5 £450 +7.46% 2
Merseyside +3 3 £363 +3.57% 1
Lancashire - 1 £300 - 1
Android Developer
England

Android Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Android Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring Android Developer in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Android
2 35 (97.22%) Android Development
3 20 (55.56%) Java
4 16 (44.44%) Mobile App
5 15 (41.67%) Android SDK
6 12 (33.33%) HTML
7 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
7 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
7 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (30.56%) HTML5
8 9 (25.00%) Confluence
8 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
8 9 (25.00%) JIRA
8 9 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 9 (25.00%) C++
9 8 (22.22%) C
9 8 (22.22%) CSS
9 8 (22.22%) Scrum
9 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing
9 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (22.22%) CSS3
9 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
9 8 (22.22%) Gradle
9 8 (22.22%) Apple iOS
9 8 (22.22%) Android NDK
9 8 (22.22%) Ionic Framework
9 8 (22.22%) Mobile Development
10 7 (19.44%) Banking
11 6 (16.67%) Cryptography
11 6 (16.67%) iOS Development

Android Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (25.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) GitHub
1 1 (2.78%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) RTSP
2 2 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.78%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
2 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (25.00%) JIRA
3 8 (22.22%) Gradle
4 2 (5.56%) Android Studio
4 2 (5.56%) Xcode
5 1 (2.78%) CocoaPods
5 1 (2.78%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.78%) jMock
5 1 (2.78%) JUnit
5 1 (2.78%) Mocha
5 1 (2.78%) Mockito
General
1 7 (19.44%) Banking
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Games
4 2 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) Android SDK
2 12 (33.33%) HTML
3 11 (30.56%) HTML5
4 8 (22.22%) Android NDK
4 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 8 (22.22%) CSS
4 8 (22.22%) CSS3
4 8 (22.22%) Ionic Framework
5 4 (11.11%) XML
6 3 (8.33%) Flash
6 3 (8.33%) JSON
6 3 (8.33%) Web Services
7 2 (5.56%) .NET
7 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
7 2 (5.56%) Spring
8 1 (2.78%) J2EE
8 1 (2.78%) JPA
8 1 (2.78%) SAML
8 1 (2.78%) SOAP
8 1 (2.78%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 5 (13.89%) User Experience
3 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.56%) iPhone
4 2 (5.56%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.78%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.78%) Life Science
5 1 (2.78%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Android
2 8 (22.22%) Apple iOS
3 4 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (97.22%) Android Development
2 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (22.22%) Mobile Development
4 8 (22.22%) Scrum
4 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 6 (16.67%) Cryptography
5 6 (16.67%) iOS Development
5 6 (16.67%) Secure Coding
6 5 (13.89%) TDD
6 5 (13.89%) Web Application Development
7 4 (11.11%) Data Protection
7 4 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (5.56%) BDD
8 2 (5.56%) DevOps
8 2 (5.56%) MVC
8 2 (5.56%) OO
8 2 (5.56%) OOP
9 1 (2.78%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) Java
2 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.00%) C++
4 8 (22.22%) C
5 4 (11.11%) Apple Swift
5 4 (11.11%) Objective-C
6 2 (5.56%) SQL
7 1 (2.78%) C#
7 1 (2.78%) ES6
7 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Xamarin
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle
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