The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 84 81 95
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Contract jobs citing Android 20 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.17% 0.92% 0.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.04% 3.93% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 5
Average daily rate
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£301 £315 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.60% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £238 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £380 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.75 £20.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-47.56% -45.33%
Android
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 West Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
397 356 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.19% 23.50% 15.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 186 101
Average daily rate £293 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £125 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 26 25
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.45 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -17.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £115.00 £45.00 £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Android
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Android
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -1 9 £325 +18.72% 12
Bradford 0 3 - -
Huddersfield +6 2 £225 - 1
Pontefract - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 3
Android
Yorkshire

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 28 (68.29%) Mobile App
2 27 (65.85%) Apple iOS
3 22 (53.66%) Android Development
4 20 (48.78%) JSON
5 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
5 16 (39.02%) iOS Development
6 15 (36.59%) HTML
6 15 (36.59%) CSS
7 14 (34.15%) XML
7 14 (34.15%) RESTful
8 12 (29.27%) HTML5
8 12 (29.27%) MVC
9 11 (26.83%) Xcode
10 10 (24.39%) REST
10 10 (24.39%) Web Services
11 9 (21.95%) SQLite
12 8 (19.51%) TDD
12 8 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (19.51%) Xamarin
12 8 (19.51%) .NET
12 8 (19.51%) C#
12 8 (19.51%) Windows
12 8 (19.51%) Objective-C
12 8 (19.51%) Subversion
13 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
13 7 (17.07%) Java
13 7 (17.07%) MySQL
13 7 (17.07%) CSS3
13 7 (17.07%) PhoneGap
13 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development

Android
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (12.20%) CMS
1 5 (12.20%) Kentico
2 1 (2.44%) uiautomator
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon S3
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQLite
2 7 (17.07%) MySQL
3 5 (12.20%) RDBMS
3 5 (12.20%) MongoDB
3 5 (12.20%) NoSQL
3 5 (12.20%) RavenDB
3 5 (12.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.88%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Xcode
2 8 (19.51%) Subversion
2 8 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
4 5 (12.20%) LLBLGen Pro
4 5 (12.20%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.44%) Calabash
5 1 (2.44%) eggPlant
5 1 (2.44%) Appium
5 1 (2.44%) JIRA
5 1 (2.44%) Selenium
5 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.44%) Hudson
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Games
3 2 (4.88%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (82.93%) Developer
2 14 (34.15%) Mobile Developer
3 11 (26.83%) Android Developer
4 4 (9.76%) iOS Developer
4 4 (9.76%) .NET Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (4.88%) PHP Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Mobile Web Developer
7 1 (2.44%) PHP Magento Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Magento Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Xamarin Developer
7 1 (2.44%) iPhone Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Development Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (48.78%) JSON
2 15 (36.59%) CSS
2 15 (36.59%) HTML
3 14 (34.15%) XML
3 14 (34.15%) RESTful
4 12 (29.27%) HTML5
5 10 (24.39%) REST
5 10 (24.39%) Web Services
6 8 (19.51%) .NET
7 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
7 7 (17.07%) CSS3
7 7 (17.07%) PhoneGap
7 7 (17.07%) Apache Cordova
8 5 (12.20%) Android SDK
8 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (12.20%) Dapper ORM
8 5 (12.20%) AngularJS
8 5 (12.20%) Sencha Touch
8 5 (12.20%) WCF
8 5 (12.20%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 28 (68.29%) Mobile App
2 7 (17.07%) iPhone
3 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (7.32%) Online Games
5 2 (4.88%) Animation
5 2 (4.88%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.88%) Handset
6 1 (2.44%) Streaming Video
6 1 (2.44%) User Experience
6 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.44%) iPad
6 1 (2.44%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (65.85%) Apple iOS
2 8 (19.51%) Windows
3 7 (17.07%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Android Development
2 16 (39.02%) iOS Development
3 12 (29.27%) MVC
4 8 (19.51%) TDD
5 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (12.20%) OOP
7 5 (12.20%) OO
8 3 (7.32%) SOA
8 3 (7.32%) Software Architecture
9 2 (4.88%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (4.88%) Scrum
9 2 (4.88%) Web Design
9 2 (4.88%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (2.44%) User Stories
10 1 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.44%) Coaching
10 1 (2.44%) BDD
10 1 (2.44%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
2 8 (19.51%) C#
2 8 (19.51%) Objective-C
3 7 (17.07%) Java
4 6 (14.63%) SQL
5 2 (4.88%) PHP
6 1 (2.44%) VC++
6 1 (2.44%) C
6 1 (2.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Xamarin
2 6 (14.63%) Appcelerator
3 5 (12.20%) Sencha
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle
4 2 (4.88%) Apple
5 1 (2.44%) Google
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
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