The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 79 67 63
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Contract jobs citing Android 12 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.02% 0.63% 1.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.73% 2.51% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 7
Average daily rate
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£345 £288 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -26.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £266 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £310 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £33.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-55.55% -6.25%
Android
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
322 239 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 27.40% 25.26% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 129 86
Average daily rate £311 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £171 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £415 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 13
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.45 £14.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% -16.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.92 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £16.00 £85.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Android across the Leeds region.

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 10 (52.63%) Android Development
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Apple iOS
3 8 (42.11%) Mobile App
4 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
4 7 (36.84%) CSS
4 7 (36.84%) C#
4 7 (36.84%) HTML
4 7 (36.84%) .NET
4 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 7 (36.84%) Windows
5 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
5 6 (31.58%) MySQL
5 6 (31.58%) TDD
6 5 (26.32%) Subversion
6 5 (26.32%) Scrum
6 5 (26.32%) MVC
6 5 (26.32%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (26.32%) CSS3
7 4 (21.05%) Xamarin
7 4 (21.05%) iOS Development
7 4 (21.05%) JSON
7 4 (21.05%) CMS
7 4 (21.05%) Web Services
7 4 (21.05%) SQL
8 3 (15.79%) PHP
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle
8 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
8 3 (15.79%) NHibernate

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) CMS
2 3 (15.79%) Kentico
3 2 (10.53%) uiautomator
4 1 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) HTTPS
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
2 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (15.79%) RavenDB
2 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.53%) SQLite
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
2 5 (26.32%) Subversion
3 3 (15.79%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 3 (15.79%) LLBLGen Pro
3 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (10.53%) Hudson
4 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
4 2 (10.53%) Appium
4 2 (10.53%) eggPlant
4 2 (10.53%) Calabash
4 2 (10.53%) JIRA
4 2 (10.53%) Selenium
General
1 2 (10.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Android Developer
3 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Xamarin Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Tester
5 2 (10.53%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
6 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Mobile Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) PHP Magento Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) CSS
1 7 (36.84%) HTML
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
3 5 (26.32%) CSS3
4 4 (21.05%) JSON
4 4 (21.05%) Web Services
5 3 (15.79%) NHibernate
5 3 (15.79%) WCF
5 3 (15.79%) Android SDK
5 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (15.79%) Dapper ORM
5 3 (15.79%) Sencha Touch
5 3 (15.79%) HTML5
5 3 (15.79%) RESTful
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (10.53%) REST
7 1 (5.26%) XHTML
7 1 (5.26%) XML
7 1 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Mobile App
2 3 (15.79%) iPhone
3 2 (10.53%) Online Games
3 2 (10.53%) Data Structures
3 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
3 2 (10.53%) Streaming Video
4 1 (5.26%) GIS
4 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.26%) User Experience
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Apple iOS
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Android Development
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) TDD
4 5 (26.32%) Scrum
4 5 (26.32%) MVC
4 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (21.05%) iOS Development
6 2 (10.53%) BDD
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) User Stories
6 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
6 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Kanban
6 2 (10.53%) Web Development
6 2 (10.53%) Content Management
6 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.53%) OOP
7 1 (5.26%) OO
7 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C#
1 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Xamarin
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Appcelerator
2 3 (15.79%) Sencha
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Apple
3 1 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) Sitecore
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