The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Leeds 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 67 62 63
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing Android 15 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.28% 0.26% 0.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.75% 1.38% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 2
Average daily rate £325 £425 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +57.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £425 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £286
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £9.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.50 £35.75
% change year-on-year
-8.45% -0.69%
Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
261 145 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.25% 18.95% 22.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 76 102
Average daily rate £320 £270 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -9.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £110 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 26
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.45 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £57.85 £27.50
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Android Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 April 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 21 (80.77%) Apple iOS
2 12 (46.15%) HTML5
2 12 (46.15%) Mobile App
2 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 12 (46.15%) HTML
3 10 (38.46%) Android Development
4 9 (34.62%) iOS Development
4 9 (34.62%) OO
4 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (30.77%) iPhone
5 8 (30.77%) OOP
6 7 (26.92%) PHP
6 7 (26.92%) jQuery
6 7 (26.92%) MVC
7 6 (23.08%) Subversion
7 6 (23.08%) JSON
7 6 (23.08%) CSS
8 5 (19.23%) iPad
8 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
8 5 (19.23%) CSS3
8 5 (19.23%) Web Services
8 5 (19.23%) Apple
8 5 (19.23%) Web Development
8 5 (19.23%) Objective-C
9 4 (15.38%) Scrum
9 4 (15.38%) Degree
9 4 (15.38%) NHS
9 4 (15.38%) XHTML
9 4 (15.38%) Java
9 4 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.85%) Drupal
1 1 (3.85%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Subversion
2 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.54%) PhoneGap
4 2 (7.69%) Xcode
5 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) JavaScript Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Mobile Developer
3 4 (15.38%) iPhone Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Applications Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Android Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Silverlight Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Automation Tester
5 1 (3.85%) iOS Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Tester
5 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.85%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Tester
5 1 (3.85%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) HTML5
1 12 (46.15%) HTML
2 7 (26.92%) jQuery
3 6 (23.08%) JSON
3 6 (23.08%) CSS
4 5 (19.23%) CSS3
4 5 (19.23%) Web Services
5 4 (15.38%) XHTML
5 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
6 3 (11.54%) Sass
6 3 (11.54%) UIKit
6 3 (11.54%) XML
6 3 (11.54%) Cocoa
6 3 (11.54%) LAMP
7 2 (7.69%) Ext JS
7 2 (7.69%) OpenGL
7 2 (7.69%) J2ME
7 2 (7.69%) Sencha Touch
8 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Mobile App
2 8 (30.77%) iPhone
3 5 (19.23%) iPad
4 4 (15.38%) NHS
5 3 (11.54%) Digital Media
5 3 (11.54%) Social Media
5 3 (11.54%) Blackberry
5 3 (11.54%) Handset
6 2 (7.69%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) Apple iOS
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Phone
4 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Android Development
2 9 (34.62%) iOS Development
2 9 (34.62%) OO
2 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) OOP
4 7 (26.92%) MVC
5 5 (19.23%) Web Development
6 4 (15.38%) Scrum
6 4 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (11.54%) Memory Management
7 3 (11.54%) TDD
8 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
8 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
8 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.85%) OOD
9 1 (3.85%) Project Management
9 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
9 1 (3.85%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 7 (26.92%) PHP
3 5 (19.23%) Objective-C
4 4 (15.38%) Java
5 3 (11.54%) C#
6 2 (7.69%) SQL
7 1 (3.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Apple
2 2 (7.69%) Sencha
3 1 (3.85%) Netbiscuits
3 1 (3.85%) Kony
3 1 (3.85%) Appcelerator
3 1 (3.85%) Facebook
3 1 (3.85%) Twitter
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix
3 1 (3.85%) Volantis
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