The first table below looks at the demand for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bradford region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 24 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Android 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 0.69% 1.27% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.23% 5.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.50 £35.75
% change year-on-year
-8.45% -0.69%
Operating Systems Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31 39 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 21.38% 24.68% 19.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 8
Average daily rate £270 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £175 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £340 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 1
Average hourly rate £10.50 £10.00 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Android
West Yorkshire

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Android across the Bradford region.

Android Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Android
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Android also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Android.

1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (66.67%) Android Development
2 4 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) JSON
2 4 (66.67%) SQLite
2 4 (66.67%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Xcode
3 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (33.33%) REST

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Android also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Android. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (33.33%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Android Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) XML
1 4 (66.67%) JSON
1 4 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Android Development
1 4 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA