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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 81 61 69
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Contract jobs citing Android 14 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.94% 2.02% 1.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.65% 8.78% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 6
Average daily rate £350 £360 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +15.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £30.20 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-37.08% -7.07%
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
301 262 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 20.26% 23.00% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 173 132
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £425 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 8
Average hourly rate £15.25 £12.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.08% -12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.68 £10.04 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £15.50 £15.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016, 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 24 (58.54%) Apple iOS
2 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (48.78%) Android Development
4 16 (39.02%) Windows
5 13 (31.71%) Java
6 11 (26.83%) Scrum
6 11 (26.83%) User Experience
6 11 (26.83%) Mobile App
6 11 (26.83%) Android SDK
7 10 (24.39%) iOS Development
7 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
8 8 (19.51%) HTML
8 8 (19.51%) CSS
8 8 (19.51%) HTML5
9 7 (17.07%) OO
10 6 (14.63%) OOD
10 6 (14.63%) ISEB
10 6 (14.63%) .NET
10 6 (14.63%) Kanban
10 6 (14.63%) Unit Testing
10 6 (14.63%) Android Studio
10 6 (14.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (12.20%) CSS3
11 5 (12.20%) iOS SDK
11 5 (12.20%) Software Architecture
11 5 (12.20%) BDD
11 5 (12.20%) jQuery
11 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
11 5 (12.20%) Google
11 5 (12.20%) Degree

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (2.44%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.32%) MS Office
1 3 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Android Studio
2 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.32%) Xcode
4 1 (2.44%) Appium
4 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.44%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.44%) Games
1 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (58.54%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Android Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) iOS Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Test Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Applications Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Designer
4 5 (12.20%) Digital Designer
4 5 (12.20%) Digital UX Designer
4 5 (12.20%) Service Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) UI Designer
4 5 (12.20%) UI/UX Designer
4 5 (12.20%) UX Designer
5 4 (9.76%) Cordova Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Performance Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Performance Test Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) C# Application Developer
6 3 (7.32%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.32%) PhoneGap Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) Android SDK
2 8 (19.51%) CSS
2 8 (19.51%) HTML
2 8 (19.51%) HTML5
3 6 (14.63%) .NET
4 5 (12.20%) CSS3
4 5 (12.20%) iOS SDK
4 5 (12.20%) jQuery
4 5 (12.20%) RESTful
5 4 (9.76%) Apache Cordova
5 4 (9.76%) Mustache
5 4 (9.76%) PhoneGap
6 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
6 3 (7.32%) REST
6 3 (7.32%) Sass
7 2 (4.88%) Cocoa
7 2 (4.88%) Cocoa Touch
8 1 (2.44%) SOAP
8 1 (2.44%) Web Services
8 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Mobile App
1 11 (26.83%) User Experience
2 5 (12.20%) Blackberry
2 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.20%) N-Tier
3 3 (7.32%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 24 (58.54%) Apple iOS
2 16 (39.02%) Windows
3 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) webOS
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (48.78%) Android Development
3 11 (26.83%) Scrum
4 10 (24.39%) iOS Development
5 7 (17.07%) OO
6 6 (14.63%) Kanban
6 6 (14.63%) OOD
6 6 (14.63%) Unit Testing
7 5 (12.20%) BDD
7 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (12.20%) Load Testing
7 5 (12.20%) SDLC
7 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
7 5 (12.20%) SOA
7 5 (12.20%) Software Architecture
7 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (12.20%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (12.20%) TDD
8 4 (9.76%) Front End Development
8 4 (9.76%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) Java
2 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.76%) C
3 4 (9.76%) C++
4 3 (7.32%) C#
4 3 (7.32%) Objective-C
5 2 (4.88%) PHP
5 2 (4.88%) Python
5 2 (4.88%) SQL
6 1 (2.44%) Go
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) ISEB
1 6 (14.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (12.20%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Google
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Pro-Quest
Rate: 300-375 Per Day 300-375 / day
Posted: 9 days ago