The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salford with a requirement for Android skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Android over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Manchester / Salford
Rank 15 18 5
Rank change year-on-year +3 -13  
Contract jobs citing Android 8 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 10.39% 2.44% 21.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.24% 10.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 2
Median daily rate £425 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +26.98%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year +2.85% +135.69%  

Android is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Salford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Salford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 33 10 5
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 42.86% 24.39% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 10 2
Median daily rate £425 £425 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +34.92%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £335
% change year-on-year +6.89% +8.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.15 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -8.18% +6.45%  

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford citing Android as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Android in Salford

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Salford

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Salford over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android in Salford

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Android 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 Salford region with a requirement for Android.

1 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 11 (78.57%) Games
3 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 10 (71.43%) HTML5
3 10 (71.43%) Apple iOS
4 9 (64.29%) Apache Cordova
4 9 (64.29%) React
5 8 (57.14%) TDD
5 8 (57.14%) Mobile App
6 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 7 (50.00%) BDD
7 6 (42.86%) Scrum
7 6 (42.86%) ES6
8 5 (35.71%) Android Development
9 4 (28.57%) WebGL
9 4 (28.57%) Kanban
9 4 (28.57%) Pixi.js
9 4 (28.57%) React Native
10 3 (21.43%) Babel
10 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
10 3 (21.43%) Game Development
10 3 (21.43%) QA
10 3 (21.43%) Node.js
10 3 (21.43%) Ember.js
10 3 (21.43%) Performance Analysis
10 3 (21.43%) Finance
10 3 (21.43%) Java
11 2 (14.29%) ECMAScript

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 1 (7.14%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Babel
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) Jasmine
2 2 (14.29%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) Mocha
2 2 (14.29%) webpack
General
1 11 (78.57%) Games
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Android Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Android Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Application Development Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Application Development Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Development Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
1 10 (71.43%) HTML5
2 9 (64.29%) Apache Cordova
2 9 (64.29%) React
3 7 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (28.57%) Pixi.js
4 4 (28.57%) React Native
4 4 (28.57%) WebGL
5 3 (21.43%) Ember.js
5 3 (21.43%) Node.js
6 2 (14.29%) HTML5 Canvas
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
7 1 (7.14%) JSON
7 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile Games
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) TDD
3 7 (50.00%) BDD
3 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (42.86%) Scrum
5 5 (35.71%) Android Development
6 4 (28.57%) Kanban
7 3 (21.43%) Game Development
7 3 (21.43%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (14.29%) 3D Programming
8 2 (14.29%) OOP
8 2 (14.29%) Project Management
8 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
9 1 (7.14%) Content Management
9 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
9 1 (7.14%) High Availability
9 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
9 1 (7.14%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) ES6
3 3 (21.43%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) ECMAScript
5 1 (7.14%) Apple Swift
5 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA