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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 122 92 109
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +17
Contract jobs citing Android 16 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.55% 1.14% 0.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.65% 5.17% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 5
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£320 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £375 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £15.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -51.53%
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
604 503 614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.71% 21.98% 30.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 275 273
Average daily rate £313 £275 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -10.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £150 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 59 63
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.71 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £10.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £18.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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
West Yorkshire -20 15 £320 -8.57% 19
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 34 (72.34%) Apple iOS
2 20 (42.55%) Mobile App
3 16 (34.04%) Windows
4 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (27.66%) HTML
6 12 (25.53%) C#
7 11 (23.40%) CSS
8 10 (21.28%) .NET
8 10 (21.28%) Android Development
8 10 (21.28%) Mobile Development
9 9 (19.15%) QA
9 9 (19.15%) SOA
9 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
10 8 (17.02%) MVC
10 8 (17.02%) JavaScript
10 8 (17.02%) Web Services
10 8 (17.02%) Windows Phone
11 7 (14.89%) User Experience
11 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
11 7 (14.89%) Windows Mobile
11 7 (14.89%) iPad
12 6 (12.77%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (12.77%) Xamarin
12 6 (12.77%) Finance
12 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET
12 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
12 6 (12.77%) OOP
13 5 (10.64%) Java
13 5 (10.64%) MS Office
13 5 (10.64%) XML

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Office
2 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.51%) Ethernet
2 4 (8.51%) SAN
3 3 (6.38%) Firewall
3 3 (6.38%) HTTPS
3 3 (6.38%) LAN
4 2 (4.26%) SSL
5 1 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.26%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.13%) Calabash
2 1 (2.13%) LoadUI
2 1 (2.13%) Android Studio
2 1 (2.13%) Appium
2 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.13%) Xcode
2 1 (2.13%) Selenium
2 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Games
2 4 (8.51%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Developer
2 8 (17.02%) Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) Test Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) Architect
4 6 (12.77%) .NET Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Mobile Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Android Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Deskside Support
5 4 (8.51%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Digital Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Xamarin Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Web Architect
7 2 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.13%) UAT Tester
8 1 (2.13%) Desktop Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) QA Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) HTML
2 11 (23.40%) CSS
3 10 (21.28%) .NET
4 8 (17.02%) Web Services
5 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET
6 5 (10.64%) JSON
6 5 (10.64%) XML
7 4 (8.51%) REST
7 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (8.51%) HTML5
8 3 (6.38%) CSS3
9 2 (4.26%) Sass
9 2 (4.26%) Android SDK
9 2 (4.26%) RESTful
9 2 (4.26%) XHTML
10 1 (2.13%) OpenGL
10 1 (2.13%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
10 1 (2.13%) WCF
10 1 (2.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 20 (42.55%) Mobile App
2 7 (14.89%) iPad
2 7 (14.89%) User Experience
3 4 (8.51%) Blackberry
4 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.38%) BYOD
5 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.26%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.26%) Mobile Games
6 1 (2.13%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.13%) iPhone
6 1 (2.13%) Social Media
6 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 34 (72.34%) Apple iOS
2 16 (34.04%) Windows
3 8 (17.02%) Windows Phone
4 7 (14.89%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.13%) Linux
5 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.28%) Android Development
2 10 (21.28%) Mobile Development
3 9 (19.15%) SOA
4 8 (17.02%) MVC
5 6 (12.77%) OOP
6 5 (10.64%) iOS Development
6 5 (10.64%) Data Protection
6 5 (10.64%) TDD
6 5 (10.64%) Rapid Prototyping
7 4 (8.51%) Automated Testing
8 3 (6.38%) OO
8 3 (6.38%) CRM
8 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.38%) Manual Testing
8 3 (6.38%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (6.38%) Automation Testing
9 2 (4.26%) TOGAF
10 1 (2.13%) System Testing
10 1 (2.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) C#
2 8 (17.02%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.64%) Java
4 4 (8.51%) Objective-C
5 3 (6.38%) C++
6 1 (2.13%) SQL
6 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.13%) Ruby
6 1 (2.13%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) ISEB
3 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Xamarin
3 2 (4.26%) SAP
4 1 (2.13%) Adobe
4 1 (2.13%) BMC
4 1 (2.13%) Apple
4 1 (2.13%) Remedy
4 1 (2.13%) LANDesk
4 1 (2.13%) Sitecore
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