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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 76 85 78
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs citing Android 25 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.39% 0.83% 1.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.00% 3.90% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 10
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£325 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £277 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Average hourly rate £36.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £33.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-55.55% -6.25%
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
417 333 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.12% 21.39% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 176 127
Average daily rate £311 £315 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.19% +9.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 19 30
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £16.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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 28 November 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 28 November 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 -12 12 £345 +20.00% 11
Bradford -1 5 £238 - 1
Huddersfield - 1 £225 -
Castleford - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 4
Wetherby - - - -
Android
Yorkshire

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 27 (55.10%) Android Development
3 26 (53.06%) Mobile App
4 23 (46.94%) JSON
5 19 (38.78%) RESTful
5 19 (38.78%) HTML
5 19 (38.78%) CSS
6 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
6 16 (32.65%) iOS Development
7 14 (28.57%) XML
8 13 (26.53%) MVC
9 11 (22.45%) HTML5
10 10 (20.41%) REST
10 10 (20.41%) SQL
10 10 (20.41%) C#
11 9 (18.37%) .NET
11 9 (18.37%) Windows
11 9 (18.37%) Web Services
11 9 (18.37%) Xcode
11 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (18.37%) Xamarin
11 9 (18.37%) Git (software)
11 9 (18.37%) SQLite
12 8 (16.33%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (16.33%) CSS3
12 8 (16.33%) TDD
12 8 (16.33%) Subversion
12 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
12 8 (16.33%) MySQL
12 8 (16.33%) Java

Android
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 6 (12.24%) CMS
2 5 (10.20%) Kentico
3 2 (4.08%) uiautomator
4 1 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.04%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon S3
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.04%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.04%) LAN
2 1 (2.04%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) Firewall
2 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQLite
2 8 (16.33%) MySQL
3 5 (10.20%) RDBMS
3 5 (10.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (10.20%) RavenDB
3 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
3 5 (10.20%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.08%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Xcode
1 9 (18.37%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (16.33%) Subversion
3 5 (10.20%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 5 (10.20%) LLBLGen Pro
4 4 (8.16%) JIRA
5 2 (4.08%) Selenium
5 2 (4.08%) Hudson
5 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.08%) Bugzilla
5 2 (4.08%) Calabash
5 2 (4.08%) eggPlant
5 2 (4.08%) Appium
6 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (12.24%) Games
2 4 (8.16%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (77.55%) Developer
2 14 (28.57%) Mobile Developer
2 14 (28.57%) Android Developer
3 5 (10.20%) Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Test Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (8.16%) iOS Developer
4 4 (8.16%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Tester
6 2 (4.08%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (4.08%) PHP Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Mobile Web Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Xamarin Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Magento Developer
7 1 (2.04%) PHP Magento Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Programmer
7 1 (2.04%) Development Manager
7 1 (2.04%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.94%) JSON
2 19 (38.78%) RESTful
2 19 (38.78%) HTML
2 19 (38.78%) CSS
3 14 (28.57%) XML
4 11 (22.45%) HTML5
5 10 (20.41%) REST
6 9 (18.37%) .NET
6 9 (18.37%) Web Services
7 8 (16.33%) CSS3
7 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
8 5 (10.20%) NHibernate
8 5 (10.20%) PhoneGap
8 5 (10.20%) AngularJS
8 5 (10.20%) WCF
8 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (10.20%) Dapper ORM
8 5 (10.20%) Sencha Touch
8 5 (10.20%) Apache Cordova
9 4 (8.16%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 26 (53.06%) Mobile App
2 5 (10.20%) iPhone
3 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.16%) Online Games
4 2 (4.08%) Streaming Video
4 2 (4.08%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.08%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.04%) User Experience
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.04%) GIS
5 1 (2.04%) Open Source
5 1 (2.04%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 28 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 9 (18.37%) Windows
3 7 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) Android Development
2 16 (32.65%) iOS Development
3 13 (26.53%) MVC
4 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (16.33%) TDD
6 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (12.24%) OOP
8 5 (10.20%) Scrum
9 4 (8.16%) OO
10 3 (6.12%) SOA
10 3 (6.12%) Software Architecture
11 2 (4.08%) Multithreading
11 2 (4.08%) Manual Testing
11 2 (4.08%) Kanban
11 2 (4.08%) Web Development
11 2 (4.08%) BDD
11 2 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (4.08%) Automated Testing
11 2 (4.08%) Content Management
11 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
2 10 (20.41%) SQL
2 10 (20.41%) C#
3 8 (16.33%) Java
4 4 (8.16%) Objective-C
4 4 (8.16%) Python
5 3 (6.12%) PHP
6 1 (2.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) ISEB
2 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Xamarin
2 6 (12.24%) Appcelerator
3 5 (10.20%) Oracle
3 5 (10.20%) Sencha
4 2 (4.08%) Apple
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.04%) Google
5 1 (2.04%) Sitecore
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