The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 89 85 89
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing Android 19 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.05% 0.30% 0.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.15% 1.50% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 2
Average daily rate £325 £425 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +57.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £425 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £286
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £35.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.57% +34.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.50 £35.75
% change year-on-year
-8.45% -0.69%
Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
369 266 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.47% 20.08% 17.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 110 142
Average daily rate £325 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £111 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 40 37
Average hourly rate £11.50 £12.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £34.60 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Android
Yorkshire

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -5 15 £325 -23.52% 7
Wetherby - - - -
Castleford - - - - 1
Cleckheaton - - - -
Halifax - - - - 3
Android
Yorkshire

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 29 (63.04%) Apple iOS
2 26 (56.52%) Android Development
3 19 (41.30%) Mobile App
4 14 (30.43%) HTML5
4 14 (30.43%) iOS Development
4 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (30.43%) JSON
4 14 (30.43%) HTML
5 13 (28.26%) OOP
6 12 (26.09%) OO
6 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
7 11 (23.91%) Java
7 11 (23.91%) Scrum
8 10 (21.74%) iPad
8 10 (21.74%) MVC
8 10 (21.74%) XML
9 8 (17.39%) iPhone
10 7 (15.22%) jQuery
10 7 (15.22%) Web Services
10 7 (15.22%) PHP
10 7 (15.22%) Objective-C
11 6 (13.04%) Subversion
11 6 (13.04%) CSS
12 5 (10.87%) J2ME
12 5 (10.87%) Apple
12 5 (10.87%) Web Development
12 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
12 5 (10.87%) CSS3
13 4 (8.70%) PhoneGap
13 4 (8.70%) Mobile Application Development

Android
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (2.17%) CMS
1 1 (2.17%) Drupal
1 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQLite
2 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Subversion
2 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.70%) PhoneGap
3 4 (8.70%) Xcode
4 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.17%) Selenium
5 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (82.61%) Developer
2 17 (36.96%) Android Developer
3 11 (23.91%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (13.04%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 4 (8.70%) iOS Developer
6 4 (8.70%) iPhone Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Applications Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Tester
7 2 (4.35%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.17%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.17%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.17%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Technical Tester
8 1 (2.17%) Silverlight Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Help Desk Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (30.43%) HTML5
1 14 (30.43%) JSON
1 14 (30.43%) HTML
2 10 (21.74%) XML
3 7 (15.22%) jQuery
3 7 (15.22%) Web Services
4 6 (13.04%) CSS
5 5 (10.87%) J2ME
5 5 (10.87%) CSS3
6 4 (8.70%) AngularJS
6 4 (8.70%) RESTful
6 4 (8.70%) XHTML
7 3 (6.52%) Cocoa
7 3 (6.52%) LAMP
7 3 (6.52%) REST
7 3 (6.52%) Sass
7 3 (6.52%) UIKit
8 2 (4.35%) Sencha Touch
8 2 (4.35%) Ext JS
8 2 (4.35%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (41.30%) Mobile App
2 10 (21.74%) iPad
3 8 (17.39%) iPhone
4 4 (8.70%) NHS
5 3 (6.52%) Handset
5 3 (6.52%) Blackberry
5 3 (6.52%) Social Media
5 3 (6.52%) Digital Media
6 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.35%) Open Source
6 2 (4.35%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 29 (63.04%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.52%) Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Windows
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.17%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) Android Development
2 14 (30.43%) iOS Development
2 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (28.26%) OOP
4 12 (26.09%) OO
5 11 (23.91%) Scrum
6 10 (21.74%) MVC
7 5 (10.87%) Web Development
8 4 (8.70%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (6.52%) TDD
9 3 (6.52%) Multithreading
9 3 (6.52%) Memory Management
10 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.35%) Software Architecture
10 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.35%) Data Modelling
10 2 (4.35%) SOA
11 1 (2.17%) Web Design
11 1 (2.17%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
2 11 (23.91%) Java
3 7 (15.22%) PHP
3 7 (15.22%) Objective-C
4 3 (6.52%) C#
5 2 (4.35%) SQL
6 1 (2.17%) XAML
6 1 (2.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
1 4 (8.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Apple
2 2 (4.35%) Sencha
3 1 (2.17%) Volantis
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) Citrix
3 1 (2.17%) Appcelerator
3 1 (2.17%) Facebook
3 1 (2.17%) Twitter
3 1 (2.17%) Netbiscuits
3 1 (2.17%) Kony
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