Period
to 6 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 6 July 2020 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)
England > North West
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 133 200 196
Rank change year-on-year +67 -4 -7
Contract jobs citing Android SDK 4 7 24
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North West 0.15% 0.13% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 0.42% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 19
Median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - -16.67%
10th Percentile £361 £336 £323
90th Percentile £485 £414 £428
England median daily rate £531 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +11.84% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £62.30 £70.00
% change year-on-year - -11.00% +12.00%

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 the North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 653 1,677 2,161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 25.25% 31.64% 35.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 1,181 1,457
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% -
10th Percentile £298 £313 £297
90th Percentile £600 £575 £547
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 15 31
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £18.46 £14.54 £12.74
90th Percentile £68.75 £49.45 £55.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -20.45% +4.76% +2.44%

Android SDK
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Android SDK as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Android SDK in the North West

Android SDK
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Android SDK in the North West.

Daily rate trend for Android SDK in the North West

Android SDK
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Android SDK in the North West over the 6 months to 6 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Android SDK in the North West

Android SDK
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 SDK within the North West region over the 6 months to 6 July 2020. 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
Manchester +45 2 £463 +23.33% 4
Cheshire +26 2 £345 -8.00%
Android SDK
England

For the 6 months to 6 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Android SDK 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 North West region with a requirement for Android SDK.

1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Android Development
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) Kotlin
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Product Management
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) Ionic Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
4 1 (25.00%) Groovy
4 1 (25.00%) Xamarin
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Finance

Android SDK
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:

General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Android Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Android Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Android Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
1 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Ionic Framework
2 2 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Android Development
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Product Management
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Kotlin
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Xamarin