The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 112 124 102
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -22
Contract jobs citing Android 34 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.16% 0.78% 0.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.86% 3.50% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 10 15
Average daily rate £388 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £295 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £346 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 £10.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.90% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £14.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -56.92%
Android
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
700 658 555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.88% 22.18% 22.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 372 301
Average daily rate £400 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 67 70
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.87 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.87% -0.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £25.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Android
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
West Yorkshire +7 30 £388 +19.23% 16
South Yorkshire - 1 £450 - 2
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (44.29%) Java
1 31 (44.29%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (40.00%) Android Development
3 27 (38.57%) Apple iOS
4 23 (32.86%) Mobile App
5 17 (24.29%) CSS
6 16 (22.86%) HTML
6 16 (22.86%) Windows
6 16 (22.86%) Google
7 15 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 15 (21.43%) Android SDK
8 14 (20.00%) Retail
8 14 (20.00%) Scrum
9 13 (18.57%) User Experience
9 13 (18.57%) REST
9 13 (18.57%) Cucumber
10 12 (17.14%) Git (software)
10 12 (17.14%) PhoneGap
10 12 (17.14%) AngularJS
10 12 (17.14%) Android Studio
10 12 (17.14%) Selenium
11 11 (15.71%) Unit Testing
11 11 (15.71%) .NET
11 11 (15.71%) Oracle
11 11 (15.71%) C#
11 11 (15.71%) JUnit
11 11 (15.71%) OO
11 11 (15.71%) OOD
12 10 (14.29%) iOS Development
12 10 (14.29%) Swagger

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 10 (14.29%) Node.js
2 8 (11.43%) Mule
3 6 (8.57%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (2.86%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (4.29%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) MS Office
2 2 (2.86%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.86%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.14%) SaaS
3 4 (5.71%) IaaS
3 4 (5.71%) Office 365
3 4 (5.71%) PaaS
4 2 (2.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) Internet
2 1 (1.43%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.43%) DHCP
2 1 (1.43%) DNS
2 1 (1.43%) FTP
2 1 (1.43%) Intranet
2 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.86%) Amazon RDS
1 9 (12.86%) Oracle Database
1 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (18.57%) Cucumber
2 12 (17.14%) Android Studio
2 12 (17.14%) Git (software)
2 12 (17.14%) Selenium
3 11 (15.71%) JUnit
4 9 (12.86%) NUnit
5 6 (8.57%) Jenkins
6 4 (5.71%) SpecFlow
7 3 (4.29%) Appium
7 3 (4.29%) Axure RP
7 3 (4.29%) JIRA
8 2 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.86%) git-flow
8 2 (2.86%) Gradle
8 2 (2.86%) VersionOne
8 2 (2.86%) Xcode
9 1 (1.43%) Subversion
General
1 14 (20.00%) Retail
2 9 (12.86%) Banking
3 7 (10.00%) Retail Banking
4 3 (4.29%) Games
5 2 (2.86%) Finance
5 2 (2.86%) Online Betting
6 1 (1.43%) Back Office
6 1 (1.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (54.29%) Developer
2 28 (40.00%) Android Developer
3 10 (14.29%) Architect
3 10 (14.29%) iOS Developer
3 10 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (12.86%) Android Engineer
4 9 (12.86%) iOS Android Developer
5 8 (11.43%) Applications Developer
6 7 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) Test Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) Xamarin Developer
9 4 (5.71%) .NET Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Performance Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Performance Test Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Service Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Service Desk Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Applications Support
10 3 (4.29%) Designer
10 3 (4.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (24.29%) CSS
2 16 (22.86%) HTML
3 15 (21.43%) Android SDK
4 13 (18.57%) REST
5 12 (17.14%) AngularJS
5 12 (17.14%) PhoneGap
6 11 (15.71%) .NET
7 10 (14.29%) RESTful
7 10 (14.29%) Swagger
8 4 (5.71%) Express
9 3 (4.29%) HTML5
10 2 (2.86%) CSS3
10 2 (2.86%) Flash
10 2 (2.86%) iOS SDK
10 2 (2.86%) jQuery
10 2 (2.86%) SOAP
10 2 (2.86%) WAP
11 1 (1.43%) Cocoa Touch
11 1 (1.43%) Web Services
11 1 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (32.86%) Mobile App
2 13 (18.57%) User Experience
3 9 (12.86%) Mobile Banking
4 4 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.71%) iPhone
4 4 (5.71%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.86%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.86%) W3C
5 2 (2.86%) Wiki
6 1 (1.43%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.43%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.43%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.43%) Social Media
6 1 (1.43%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 27 (38.57%) Apple iOS
2 16 (22.86%) Windows
3 3 (4.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.43%) Linux
4 1 (1.43%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.29%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (40.00%) Android Development
3 14 (20.00%) Scrum
4 11 (15.71%) OO
4 11 (15.71%) OOD
4 11 (15.71%) Unit Testing
5 10 (14.29%) iOS Development
6 9 (12.86%) Microservices
6 9 (12.86%) SOA
7 6 (8.57%) BDD
7 6 (8.57%) TDD
8 5 (7.14%) Service Delivery
8 5 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.71%) Load Testing
9 4 (5.71%) SDLC
9 4 (5.71%) Software Architecture
9 4 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (4.29%) Open Source
10 3 (4.29%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (44.29%) Java
2 15 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 11 (15.71%) C#
4 5 (7.14%) C
5 3 (4.29%) C++
6 2 (2.86%) COBOL
6 2 (2.86%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.86%) Python
6 2 (2.86%) SQL
7 1 (1.43%) Go
7 1 (1.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) Degree
1 5 (7.14%) ISEB
1 5 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (2.86%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) Ansible
1 5 (7.14%) Puppet
2 1 (1.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (22.86%) Google
2 11 (15.71%) Oracle
3 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.14%) Apple
4 5 (7.14%) Xamarin
5 3 (4.29%) Adobe
6 1 (1.43%) HP
6 1 (1.43%) Twitter
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