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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 120 100 100
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Contract jobs citing Android 22 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.76% 0.98% 0.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.49% 4.38% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £350 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
-0.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Average hourly rate £10.50 £14.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.58% -58.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £32.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-57.69% -11.56%
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
630 571 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.69% 22.49% 23.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 306 210
Average daily rate £300 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £175 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 69 79
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £35.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

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
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 24 April 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 -13 17 £325 - 15
East Yorkshire - 4 - -
North Yorkshire -6 1 £325 - 2
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (57.63%) Apple iOS
2 21 (35.59%) Windows
3 20 (33.90%) Mobile App
3 20 (33.90%) Android Development
4 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (30.51%) .NET
6 17 (28.81%) C#
7 14 (23.73%) HTML
7 14 (23.73%) QA
8 13 (22.03%) CSS
8 13 (22.03%) MVC
9 12 (20.34%) SOA
9 12 (20.34%) Windows Phone
10 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
10 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET
10 11 (18.64%) TCP/IP
11 10 (16.95%) RESTful
11 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
11 10 (16.95%) Web Services
11 10 (16.95%) Mobile Development
12 9 (15.25%) Xamarin
12 9 (15.25%) OOP
12 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
12 9 (15.25%) Windows Mobile
12 9 (15.25%) TDD
13 8 (13.56%) JSON
13 8 (13.56%) SQL
13 8 (13.56%) iOS Development
14 7 (11.86%) Java
14 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET MVC

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (5.08%) IIS
2 2 (3.39%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (3.39%) CMS
2 2 (3.39%) uiautomator
3 1 (1.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.64%) TCP/IP
2 6 (10.17%) HTTPS
2 6 (10.17%) LAN
2 6 (10.17%) Firewall
3 4 (6.78%) SAN
3 4 (6.78%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.69%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.39%) SQLite
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.78%) JIRA
4 2 (3.39%) Subversion
4 2 (3.39%) Selenium
4 2 (3.39%) Bugzilla
4 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.39%) Hudson
4 2 (3.39%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.39%) Calabash
4 2 (3.39%) eggPlant
4 2 (3.39%) LoadUI
4 2 (3.39%) Appium
5 1 (1.69%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.69%) Xcode
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Back Office
3 2 (3.39%) Games
4 1 (1.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 29 (49.15%) Developer
2 12 (20.34%) Analyst
3 11 (18.64%) Test Analyst
3 11 (18.64%) Android Developer
4 9 (15.25%) .NET Developer
5 4 (6.78%) Deskside Support
5 4 (6.78%) Mobile Developer
5 4 (6.78%) Tester
5 4 (6.78%) Support Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Xamarin Developer
6 3 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (5.08%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Architect
8 1 (1.69%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (1.69%) Sitecore Developer
8 1 (1.69%) Mobility Architect
8 1 (1.69%) Mobile Web Developer
8 1 (1.69%) Mobile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.51%) .NET
2 14 (23.73%) HTML
3 13 (22.03%) CSS
4 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET
5 10 (16.95%) RESTful
5 10 (16.95%) Web Services
6 8 (13.56%) JSON
7 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (10.17%) HTML5
9 5 (8.47%) OAuth2
9 5 (8.47%) CSS3
9 5 (8.47%) OAuth
10 4 (6.78%) XML
10 4 (6.78%) REST
11 3 (5.08%) Entity Framework
11 3 (5.08%) Sass
11 3 (5.08%) XHTML
11 3 (5.08%) .NET Framework
11 3 (5.08%) jQuery
12 2 (3.39%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.90%) Mobile App
2 6 (10.17%) BYOD
3 5 (8.47%) Blackberry
4 4 (6.78%) iPad
4 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.39%) Online Games
6 2 (3.39%) Streaming Video
6 2 (3.39%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.39%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.69%) User Experience
7 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.69%) GIS
7 1 (1.69%) Open Source
7 1 (1.69%) iPhone
7 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (57.63%) Apple iOS
2 21 (35.59%) Windows
3 12 (20.34%) Windows Phone
4 9 (15.25%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) Android Development
2 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.03%) MVC
4 12 (20.34%) SOA
5 10 (16.95%) Mobile Development
6 9 (15.25%) OOP
6 9 (15.25%) TDD
7 8 (13.56%) iOS Development
8 6 (10.17%) Scrum
8 6 (10.17%) Configuration Management
8 6 (10.17%) Mobile Device Management
9 5 (8.47%) Manual Testing
9 5 (8.47%) Automated Testing
10 4 (6.78%) Web Development
10 4 (6.78%) Data Protection
11 3 (5.08%) Automation Testing
11 3 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce
11 3 (5.08%) OO
11 3 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.81%) C#
2 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
3 8 (13.56%) SQL
4 7 (11.86%) Java
5 6 (10.17%) Python
6 3 (5.08%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.69%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.69%) C++
7 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.69%) PHP
7 1 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) ISEB
2 2 (3.39%) Degree
3 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (23.73%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.25%) Xamarin
3 3 (5.08%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.39%) Apple
4 2 (3.39%) SAP
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