Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stockport with a requirement for Android skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Android over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 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 > Stockport
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 23 29
Rank change year-on-year +10 +6 -
Contract jobs citing Android 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 8.16% 2.15% 1.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.77% 6.67% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Stockport median daily rate - - £400
Manchester median daily rate £390 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -2.50% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Stockport median hourly rate - £14.00 -
Manchester median hourly rate £11.71 £14.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year -16.36% -50.88% -

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

All Operating Systems
Stockport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 13 30 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 26.53% 32.26% 32.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 53
Stockport median daily rate £348 £163 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +113.19% -61.65% +30.77%
10th Percentile £155 £142 £250
90th Percentile £412 £410 £544
Manchester median daily rate £365 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -8.75% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 15 1
Stockport median hourly rate £13.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.25% - +6.67%
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £19.13 £15.00
% change year-on-year +4.58% +27.50% +11.11%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in Stockport

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Stockport

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Android 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Android.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Axure RP
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) LESS
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (100.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
1 4 (100.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Protractor
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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:

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Axure RP
1 4 (100.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 4 (100.00%) Protractor
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) LESS
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript