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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 119 97 108
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Contract jobs citing Android 21 29 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.75% 1.15% 0.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.32% 4.90% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 2
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £205 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £375 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £35.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-62.85% +6.87%
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
633 592 514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.48% 23.51% 27.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 324 225
Average daily rate £300 £290 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £153 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 78 62
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +13.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £35.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -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
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -11 17 £323 -0.76% 10
East Yorkshire - 3 - -
North Yorkshire -6 1 £325 -
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 37 (66.07%) Apple iOS
2 23 (41.07%) Mobile App
3 20 (35.71%) Windows
4 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (28.57%) HTML
6 15 (26.79%) C#
6 15 (26.79%) .NET
7 14 (25.00%) Android Development
8 13 (23.21%) CSS
9 12 (21.43%) SOA
9 12 (21.43%) Mobile Development
10 11 (19.64%) Windows Phone
10 11 (19.64%) MVC
10 11 (19.64%) QA
11 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
11 10 (17.86%) Web Services
11 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
12 9 (16.07%) TCP/IP
12 9 (16.07%) Windows Mobile
12 9 (16.07%) Xamarin
13 8 (14.29%) JSON
13 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
13 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET
14 7 (12.50%) Java
14 7 (12.50%) OOP
14 7 (12.50%) Finance
15 6 (10.71%) XML
15 6 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (10.71%) iPad
15 6 (10.71%) Degree

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (1.79%) uiautomator
1 1 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (1.79%) IIS
1 1 (1.79%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.93%) LAN
2 5 (8.93%) HTTPS
2 5 (8.93%) Firewall
3 4 (7.14%) SAN
3 4 (7.14%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.57%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.57%) SoapUI
2 2 (3.57%) LoadUI
3 1 (1.79%) eggPlant
3 1 (1.79%) Android Studio
3 1 (1.79%) Calabash
3 1 (1.79%) Appium
3 1 (1.79%) JIRA
3 1 (1.79%) Selenium
3 1 (1.79%) Hudson
3 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.79%) Xcode
3 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 7 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Games
2 4 (7.14%) Back Office
3 1 (1.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (46.43%) Developer
2 10 (17.86%) Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) Test Analyst
4 8 (14.29%) Android Developer
5 7 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Architect
6 6 (10.71%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Deskside Support
7 4 (7.14%) Xamarin Developer
8 3 (5.36%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Test Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Tester
10 1 (1.79%) Mobile Web Developer
10 1 (1.79%) Mobile Test Analyst
10 1 (1.79%) Sitecore Developer
10 1 (1.79%) Mobility Architect
10 1 (1.79%) Digital Architect
10 1 (1.79%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.57%) HTML
2 15 (26.79%) .NET
3 13 (23.21%) CSS
4 10 (17.86%) Web Services
5 8 (14.29%) JSON
5 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 6 (10.71%) XML
7 5 (8.93%) REST
7 5 (8.93%) RESTful
7 5 (8.93%) HTML5
7 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (7.14%) CSS3
9 3 (5.36%) Android SDK
9 3 (5.36%) Sass
9 3 (5.36%) XHTML
10 2 (3.57%) OAuth
10 2 (3.57%) jQuery
10 2 (3.57%) OAuth2
11 1 (1.79%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 23 (41.07%) Mobile App
2 6 (10.71%) iPad
2 6 (10.71%) User Experience
3 5 (8.93%) BYOD
4 4 (7.14%) Blackberry
5 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.57%) Mobile Games
6 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.79%) Online Games
7 1 (1.79%) iPhone
7 1 (1.79%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 37 (66.07%) Apple iOS
2 20 (35.71%) Windows
3 11 (19.64%) Windows Phone
4 9 (16.07%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.00%) Android Development
3 12 (21.43%) SOA
3 12 (21.43%) Mobile Development
4 11 (19.64%) MVC
5 7 (12.50%) OOP
6 5 (8.93%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (8.93%) iOS Development
6 5 (8.93%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.93%) TDD
7 4 (7.14%) OO
7 4 (7.14%) Rapid Prototyping
7 4 (7.14%) Data Protection
7 4 (7.14%) Manual Testing
8 3 (5.36%) Automation Testing
8 3 (5.36%) Automated Testing
8 3 (5.36%) CRM
9 2 (3.57%) Scrum
9 2 (3.57%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) C#
2 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
3 7 (12.50%) Java
4 5 (8.93%) Objective-C
5 4 (7.14%) SQL
6 3 (5.36%) C++
6 3 (5.36%) Python
7 1 (1.79%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.79%) Ruby
7 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) ISEB
3 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.64%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.07%) Xamarin
3 2 (3.57%) Apple
3 2 (3.57%) SAP
3 2 (3.57%) Sitecore
West Yorkshire
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £300 - £380 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £20 - £250 per day
Posted: 11 days ago