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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 65 64 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing Android 23 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.12% 1.26% 1.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.71% 5.43% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 6
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.20% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £270 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £363 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.35 £32.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-3.53% -9.72%
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
264 221 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 24.35% 23.24% 22.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 124 85
Average daily rate £345 £300 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +10.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £175 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £373 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 12
Average hourly rate £12.25 £14.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.51% -7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.30 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £15.70 £114.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -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 30 January 2015, 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 17 (53.13%) .NET
1 17 (53.13%) Windows
1 17 (53.13%) Apple iOS
2 16 (50.00%) C#
3 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (40.63%) Android Development
4 12 (37.50%) Mobile App
4 12 (37.50%) Windows Mobile
4 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 10 (31.25%) TDD
5 10 (31.25%) MVC
5 10 (31.25%) Windows Phone
5 10 (31.25%) Xamarin
6 9 (28.13%) HTML
6 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
7 8 (25.00%) CSS
8 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
8 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
9 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (18.75%) Web Services
9 6 (18.75%) MySQL
10 5 (15.63%) LAN
10 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
10 5 (15.63%) HTTPS
10 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
10 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
10 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (15.63%) CMS
10 5 (15.63%) Subversion
10 5 (15.63%) Scrum

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (15.63%) CMS
2 3 (9.38%) Kentico
3 2 (6.25%) uiautomator
3 2 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.13%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) LAN
1 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
1 5 (15.63%) HTTPS
1 5 (15.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) MySQL
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (9.38%) RDBMS
4 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.38%) RavenDB
4 3 (9.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (3.13%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.63%) Subversion
3 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (9.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 3 (9.38%) LLBLGen Pro
4 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.25%) eggPlant
4 2 (6.25%) Calabash
4 2 (6.25%) Appium
4 2 (6.25%) Selenium
4 2 (6.25%) JIRA
4 2 (6.25%) Hudson
General
1 2 (6.25%) Games
2 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) .NET Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Android Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Xamarin Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (6.25%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Magento Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Mobile Web Developer
6 1 (3.13%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (53.13%) .NET
2 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 9 (28.13%) HTML
4 8 (25.00%) CSS
5 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (18.75%) Web Services
6 5 (15.63%) REST
6 5 (15.63%) CSS3
7 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (12.50%) JSON
7 4 (12.50%) HTML5
8 3 (9.38%) NHibernate
8 3 (9.38%) WCF
8 3 (9.38%) RESTful
8 3 (9.38%) Dapper ORM
8 3 (9.38%) Android SDK
8 3 (9.38%) Sencha Touch
9 2 (6.25%) jQuery
10 1 (3.13%) XML
10 1 (3.13%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.38%) iPhone
3 2 (6.25%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.25%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.25%) Online Games
3 2 (6.25%) Streaming Video
4 1 (3.13%) GIS
4 1 (3.13%) Open Source
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) User Experience
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Windows
1 17 (53.13%) Apple iOS
2 12 (37.50%) Windows Mobile
3 10 (31.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (40.63%) Android Development
2 10 (31.25%) TDD
2 10 (31.25%) MVC
3 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
3 5 (15.63%) Scrum
3 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (15.63%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (12.50%) iOS Development
4 4 (12.50%) OOP
5 3 (9.38%) SOA
5 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.25%) User Stories
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
6 2 (6.25%) Manual Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Kanban
6 2 (6.25%) BDD
6 2 (6.25%) Web Development
6 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) C#
2 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.50%) SQL
4 3 (9.38%) PHP
5 2 (6.25%) Java
6 1 (3.13%) C++
6 1 (3.13%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
1 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Xamarin
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Sencha
2 3 (9.38%) Appcelerator
3 2 (6.25%) Sitecore
3 2 (6.25%) SAP
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