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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 88 67 77
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +10
Contract jobs citing Android 13 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.83% 1.30% 0.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.78% 6.36% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 2
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£300 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £375 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £16.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -49.23%
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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
344 236 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 21.94% 20.50% 32.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 143 134
Average daily rate £335 £225 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.88% -26.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £393 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 19 14
Average hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -55.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.48 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £17.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.83%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 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 22 (78.57%) Apple iOS
2 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (42.86%) C#
4 11 (39.29%) HTML
5 10 (35.71%) .NET
5 10 (35.71%) Mobile App
6 9 (32.14%) CSS
7 8 (28.57%) MVC
7 8 (28.57%) Windows Phone
8 7 (25.00%) Mobile Development
8 7 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
8 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
9 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
9 6 (21.43%) User Experience
9 6 (21.43%) Android Development
9 6 (21.43%) Xamarin
10 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (17.86%) TDD
10 5 (17.86%) Degree
10 5 (17.86%) OOP
11 4 (14.29%) Java
11 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (14.29%) Games
11 4 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
11 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (10.71%) HTML5
12 3 (10.71%) REST
12 3 (10.71%) CSS3

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 1 (3.57%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) LAN
1 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
1 3 (10.71%) HTTPS
1 3 (10.71%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.57%) Selenium
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.57%) Calabash
1 1 (3.57%) Appium
General
1 4 (14.29%) Games
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) .NET Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Android Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Xamarin Developer
6 1 (3.57%) AWS Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.57%) User Experience Architect
6 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Mobile Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Mobility Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Digital Architect
6 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.57%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Web Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) HTML
2 10 (35.71%) .NET
3 9 (32.14%) CSS
4 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (10.71%) HTML5
6 3 (10.71%) REST
6 3 (10.71%) CSS3
6 3 (10.71%) JSON
6 3 (10.71%) Web Services
7 2 (7.14%) XML
7 2 (7.14%) XHTML
7 2 (7.14%) Sass
7 2 (7.14%) Android SDK
8 1 (3.57%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
8 1 (3.57%) OpenGL
8 1 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Mobile App
2 6 (21.43%) User Experience
3 3 (10.71%) BYOD
4 2 (7.14%) iPad
4 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
4 2 (7.14%) Mobile Games
5 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.57%) iPhone
5 1 (3.57%) Social Media
5 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Apple iOS
2 13 (46.43%) Windows
3 8 (28.57%) Windows Phone
4 7 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (3.57%) Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) MVC
3 7 (25.00%) Mobile Development
4 6 (21.43%) Android Development
5 5 (17.86%) OOP
5 5 (17.86%) TDD
6 4 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
7 3 (10.71%) iOS Development
7 3 (10.71%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (10.71%) CRM
7 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
8 2 (7.14%) SOA
8 2 (7.14%) OO
8 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
9 1 (3.57%) Automated Testing
9 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
9 1 (3.57%) Web Development
9 1 (3.57%) Performance Testing
9 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) C#
2 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.29%) Java
4 3 (10.71%) Objective-C
4 3 (10.71%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby
5 1 (3.57%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Xamarin
2 2 (7.14%) SAP
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Sitecore