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 22 June 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.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Manchester / Salford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 3 -
Contract jobs citing Android 0 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford - 36.11% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 92.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +1.42% +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.00%  

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 7 14 3
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 31.82% 38.89% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Median daily rate £400 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £8.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.97 £16.16
% change year-on-year -8.66% +5.01%  

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) Games
1 7 (87.50%) TDD
1 7 (87.50%) Mobile App
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (62.50%) BDD
3 5 (62.50%) Apache Cordova
3 5 (62.50%) React
4 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (50.00%) Scrum
5 3 (37.50%) Node.js
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) Kanban
5 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
5 3 (37.50%) Android Development
6 2 (25.00%) HTML5 Canvas
6 2 (25.00%) ES6
6 2 (25.00%) Pixi.js
6 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (25.00%) Mocha
6 2 (25.00%) WebGL
6 2 (25.00%) Jasmine
6 2 (25.00%) GitHub
6 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Java
7 1 (12.50%) OOP
7 1 (12.50%) OO

Android
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (25.00%) Mocha
2 1 (12.50%) Babel
General
1 7 (87.50%) Games
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Android Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 5 (62.50%) Apache Cordova
2 5 (62.50%) React
3 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 3 (37.50%) Node.js
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5 Canvas
4 2 (25.00%) Pixi.js
4 2 (25.00%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) BDD
4 4 (50.00%) Scrum
4 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (37.50%) Android Development
5 3 (37.50%) Kanban
6 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 1 (12.50%) High Availability
7 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
7 1 (12.50%) OO
7 1 (12.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) ES6
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Apple Swift
3 1 (12.50%) Objective-C