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 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 81 76 79
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing Android 28 27 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.52% 1.61% 0.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.22% 7.26% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 2
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£325 £338 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -20.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.35% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -58.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.85 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-54.30% -7.14%
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
388 372 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.00% 22.12% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 203 88
Average daily rate £338 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £150 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £307
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +2.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 23 33
Average hourly rate £16.72 £11.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.39% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £16.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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
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 26 March 2015. 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 0 18 £348 +11.20% 6
Bradford -15 8 £325 -
Castleford - - - -
Dewsbury - - - -
Halifax - - - - 1
Huddersfield - - - - 2
Pontefract - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 1
Android
Yorkshire

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 29 (59.18%) Apple iOS
2 20 (40.82%) Mobile App
3 19 (38.78%) Windows
4 16 (32.65%) Android Development
5 15 (30.61%) .NET
5 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (28.57%) C#
7 13 (26.53%) HTML
7 13 (26.53%) QA
8 12 (24.49%) Windows Phone
8 12 (24.49%) CSS
8 12 (24.49%) SOA
9 10 (20.41%) RESTful
9 10 (20.41%) MVC
10 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET
10 9 (18.37%) Web Services
10 9 (18.37%) Xamarin
10 9 (18.37%) Windows Mobile
11 8 (16.33%) JSON
11 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
11 8 (16.33%) JavaScript
11 8 (16.33%) OOP
12 7 (14.29%) Java
12 7 (14.29%) TDD
12 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
13 6 (12.24%) HTTPS
13 6 (12.24%) LAN
13 6 (12.24%) Configuration Management
13 6 (12.24%) Firewall
13 6 (12.24%) Finance

Android
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 2 (4.08%) uiautomator
1 2 (4.08%) CMS
1 2 (4.08%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.04%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 6 (12.24%) HTTPS
2 6 (12.24%) LAN
2 6 (12.24%) Firewall
3 1 (2.04%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.04%) SSL
3 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.08%) SQLite
5 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.16%) JIRA
4 2 (4.08%) Appium
4 2 (4.08%) eggPlant
4 2 (4.08%) LoadUI
4 2 (4.08%) Subversion
4 2 (4.08%) Bugzilla
4 2 (4.08%) Selenium
4 2 (4.08%) Hudson
4 2 (4.08%) SoapUI
4 2 (4.08%) Calabash
4 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.04%) Xcode
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Games
3 1 (2.04%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (51.02%) Developer
2 12 (24.49%) Analyst
3 11 (22.45%) Test Analyst
3 11 (22.45%) Android Developer
4 7 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Xamarin Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Tester
6 3 (6.12%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Architect
7 2 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.04%) iOS Developer
8 1 (2.04%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.04%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.61%) .NET
2 13 (26.53%) HTML
3 12 (24.49%) CSS
4 10 (20.41%) RESTful
5 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET
5 9 (18.37%) Web Services
6 8 (16.33%) JSON
7 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (10.20%) HTML5
8 5 (10.20%) OAuth
8 5 (10.20%) OAuth2
9 4 (8.16%) XML
9 4 (8.16%) CSS3
9 4 (8.16%) REST
10 2 (4.08%) Android SDK
10 2 (4.08%) XHTML
10 2 (4.08%) jQuery
10 2 (4.08%) Sass
11 1 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (2.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.82%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.08%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.08%) Streaming Video
3 2 (4.08%) Online Games
4 1 (2.04%) Open Source
4 1 (2.04%) iPhone
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.04%) GIS
4 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (59.18%) Apple iOS
2 19 (38.78%) Windows
3 12 (24.49%) Windows Phone
4 9 (18.37%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) Android Development
2 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (24.49%) SOA
4 10 (20.41%) MVC
5 8 (16.33%) OOP
6 7 (14.29%) TDD
7 6 (12.24%) Configuration Management
7 6 (12.24%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (10.20%) Manual Testing
8 5 (10.20%) Scrum
8 5 (10.20%) Automated Testing
8 5 (10.20%) iOS Development
9 3 (6.12%) Automation Testing
9 3 (6.12%) Web Development
9 3 (6.12%) OO
10 2 (4.08%) Web Design
10 2 (4.08%) TOGAF
10 2 (4.08%) CRM
10 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce
10 2 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) C#
2 8 (16.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (14.29%) Java
4 6 (12.24%) SQL
4 6 (12.24%) Python
5 3 (6.12%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.04%) C++
6 1 (2.04%) PHP
6 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) ISEB
2 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.04%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.53%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Xamarin
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.08%) Apple
3 2 (4.08%) SAP
3 2 (4.08%) Sitecore