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 6 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 77 73 84
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Contract jobs citing Android 29 25 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.69% 1.59% 0.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.15% 7.65% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 3
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£340 £344 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.09% -19.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £14.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.86% -58.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £32.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-48.55% -10.34%
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
356 327 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.71% 20.80% 16.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 183 95
Average daily rate £350 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 15 34
Average hourly rate £16.72 £12.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.13% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.30 £9.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £15.50 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%

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 6 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 -7 18 £360 +20.00% 9
Bradford -4 9 £325 -
Castleford - - - - 1
Dewsbury - - - -
Halifax - - - - 1
Huddersfield - - - - 2
Pontefract - - - - 1
Wakefield - - - - 3
Android
Yorkshire

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 31 (58.49%) Apple iOS
2 28 (52.83%) Mobile App
3 22 (41.51%) Windows
4 18 (33.96%) HTML
4 18 (33.96%) .NET
5 17 (32.08%) C#
5 17 (32.08%) CSS
5 17 (32.08%) Android Development
6 14 (26.42%) MVC
6 14 (26.42%) JSON
7 13 (24.53%) QA
7 13 (24.53%) Windows Mobile
7 13 (24.53%) ASP.NET
7 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
8 12 (22.64%) Web Services
8 12 (22.64%) SOA
8 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (22.64%) RESTful
8 12 (22.64%) Xamarin
9 11 (20.75%) Windows Phone
9 11 (20.75%) TDD
10 10 (18.87%) SQL
10 10 (18.87%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
12 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
12 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
12 7 (13.21%) Java
12 7 (13.21%) HTML5
12 7 (13.21%) REST
13 6 (11.32%) CSS3

Android
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 6 (11.32%) CMS
2 4 (7.55%) Kentico
3 2 (3.77%) uiautomator
3 2 (3.77%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.89%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
2 6 (11.32%) HTTPS
2 6 (11.32%) Firewall
2 6 (11.32%) LAN
3 1 (1.89%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (9.43%) MySQL
3 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.55%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.55%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.55%) RavenDB
3 4 (7.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (7.55%) SQLite
3 4 (7.55%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
3 6 (11.32%) Subversion
4 4 (7.55%) JIRA
4 4 (7.55%) Xcode
4 4 (7.55%) LLBLGen Pro
4 4 (7.55%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.77%) Calabash
5 2 (3.77%) eggPlant
5 2 (3.77%) LoadUI
5 2 (3.77%) Appium
5 2 (3.77%) Bugzilla
5 2 (3.77%) Selenium
5 2 (3.77%) Hudson
5 2 (3.77%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Games
3 1 (1.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (56.60%) Developer
2 11 (20.75%) Analyst
2 11 (20.75%) Test Analyst
2 11 (20.75%) Android Developer
3 9 (16.98%) .NET Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Mobile Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Xamarin Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Tester
6 3 (5.66%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Architect
8 1 (1.89%) Project Manager
8 1 (1.89%) C# Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Technical Architect
8 1 (1.89%) Applications Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Senior Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 1 (1.89%) iOS Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Mobile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) HTML
1 18 (33.96%) .NET
2 17 (32.08%) CSS
3 14 (26.42%) JSON
4 13 (24.53%) ASP.NET
5 12 (22.64%) Web Services
5 12 (22.64%) RESTful
6 7 (13.21%) HTML5
6 7 (13.21%) REST
7 6 (11.32%) CSS3
7 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (11.32%) XML
8 5 (9.43%) OAuth
8 5 (9.43%) OAuth2
8 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (7.55%) Dapper ORM
9 4 (7.55%) Sencha Touch
9 4 (7.55%) NHibernate
9 4 (7.55%) WCF
10 3 (5.66%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 28 (52.83%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.55%) iPhone
3 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.66%) Online Games
3 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.77%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.77%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.77%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) GIS
5 1 (1.89%) User Experience
5 1 (1.89%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 31 (58.49%) Apple iOS
2 22 (41.51%) Windows
3 13 (24.53%) Windows Mobile
4 11 (20.75%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) Android Development
2 14 (26.42%) MVC
3 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (22.64%) SOA
4 11 (20.75%) TDD
5 6 (11.32%) Configuration Management
5 6 (11.32%) OOP
5 6 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (11.32%) iOS Development
5 6 (11.32%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (9.43%) Manual Testing
6 5 (9.43%) Scrum
6 5 (9.43%) Automated Testing
7 3 (5.66%) OO
7 3 (5.66%) Web Development
7 3 (5.66%) Automation Testing
8 2 (3.77%) Multithreading
8 2 (3.77%) Kanban
8 2 (3.77%) User Stories
8 2 (3.77%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.08%) C#
2 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
3 10 (18.87%) SQL
4 7 (13.21%) Java
5 6 (11.32%) Python
6 3 (5.66%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.89%) Ruby
7 1 (1.89%) PHP
7 1 (1.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) ISEB
2 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (24.53%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Xamarin
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.43%) Appcelerator
4 4 (7.55%) Sencha
4 4 (7.55%) Oracle
5 2 (3.77%) SAP
5 2 (3.77%) Apple
5 2 (3.77%) Sitecore
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