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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 88 94 106
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Contract jobs citing Android 38 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.50% 1.01% 0.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.62% 4.32% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 8
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£300 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £290 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £33.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £31.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-59.20% -13.19%
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
574 532 494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.65% 23.32% 20.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 288 198
Average daily rate £313 £300 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £425 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 59 63
Average hourly rate £12.51 £12.52 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.07% -24.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.13 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £23.75 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.28%

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 21 November 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Android Hourly Rate Histogram 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 21 November 2014. 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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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 +6 23 £300 -16.08% 12
North Yorkshire +9 14 £300 -5.88% 6
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - - - - 5
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 41 (63.08%) Android Development
2 32 (49.23%) Apple iOS
3 29 (44.62%) Mobile App
4 22 (33.85%) JSON
5 20 (30.77%) HTML
5 20 (30.77%) Java
5 20 (30.77%) iOS Development
6 19 (29.23%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (27.69%) CSS
7 18 (27.69%) RESTful
7 18 (27.69%) REST
8 16 (24.62%) JavaScript
8 16 (24.62%) MVC
9 14 (21.54%) XML
10 13 (20.00%) HTML5
10 13 (20.00%) TDD
11 12 (18.46%) Windows
11 12 (18.46%) C#
11 12 (18.46%) SQL
12 11 (16.92%) .NET
12 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET
13 10 (15.38%) OO
14 9 (13.85%) Web Services
14 9 (13.85%) Subversion
14 9 (13.85%) Xcode
14 9 (13.85%) SQLite
14 9 (13.85%) Android SDK
15 8 (12.31%) CSS3
15 8 (12.31%) Xamarin
15 8 (12.31%) QA

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 6 (9.23%) CMS
2 5 (7.69%) Kentico
3 3 (4.62%) IIS
4 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.54%) uiautomator
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.54%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Office
1 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.54%) VPN
2 1 (1.54%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.54%) SAN
2 1 (1.54%) Internet
2 1 (1.54%) Firewall
2 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.54%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.54%) LAN
2 1 (1.54%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) SQLite
2 8 (12.31%) MySQL
3 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 5 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 5 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 5 (7.69%) RavenDB
4 5 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.08%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Xcode
1 9 (13.85%) Subversion
2 8 (12.31%) Git (software)
2 8 (12.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.69%) LLBLGen Pro
3 5 (7.69%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 3 (4.62%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.62%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.62%) Hudson
4 3 (4.62%) JIRA
4 3 (4.62%) Selenium
5 2 (3.08%) Maven
5 2 (3.08%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.54%) Calabash
6 1 (1.54%) eggPlant
6 1 (1.54%) Appium
General
1 5 (7.69%) Finance
1 5 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (1.54%) Back Office
2 1 (1.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (78.46%) Developer
2 22 (33.85%) Android Developer
3 14 (21.54%) Mobile Developer
4 7 (10.77%) .NET Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Analyst
5 5 (7.69%) Test Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (6.15%) iOS Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Mobile Web Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Tester
7 2 (3.08%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.08%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (3.08%) PHP Developer
8 1 (1.54%) Deskside Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (33.85%) JSON
2 20 (30.77%) HTML
3 18 (27.69%) CSS
3 18 (27.69%) RESTful
3 18 (27.69%) REST
4 14 (21.54%) XML
5 13 (20.00%) HTML5
6 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET
6 11 (16.92%) .NET
7 9 (13.85%) Web Services
7 9 (13.85%) Android SDK
8 8 (12.31%) CSS3
9 5 (7.69%) PhoneGap
9 5 (7.69%) Sencha Touch
9 5 (7.69%) AngularJS
9 5 (7.69%) WCF
9 5 (7.69%) NHibernate
9 5 (7.69%) Apache Cordova
9 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (7.69%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 29 (44.62%) Mobile App
2 6 (9.23%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.69%) iPhone
4 4 (6.15%) Blackberry
5 3 (4.62%) Open Source
5 3 (4.62%) Online Games
6 2 (3.08%) Digital Media
6 2 (3.08%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.08%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.54%) User Experience
7 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.54%) iPad
7 1 (1.54%) GIS
7 1 (1.54%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.54%) Statistics
7 1 (1.54%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 32 (49.23%) Apple iOS
2 12 (18.46%) Windows
3 6 (9.23%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (3.08%) Linux
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (63.08%) Android Development
2 20 (30.77%) iOS Development
3 19 (29.23%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (24.62%) MVC
5 13 (20.00%) TDD
6 10 (15.38%) OO
7 6 (9.23%) OOP
7 6 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.69%) Scrum
9 4 (6.15%) BDD
10 3 (4.62%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (4.62%) Software Architecture
10 3 (4.62%) SOA
11 2 (3.08%) E-Commerce
11 2 (3.08%) Automated Testing
11 2 (3.08%) Content Management
11 2 (3.08%) Web Development
11 2 (3.08%) User Stories
11 2 (3.08%) Mobile Device Management
11 2 (3.08%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.77%) Java
2 16 (24.62%) JavaScript
3 12 (18.46%) C#
3 12 (18.46%) SQL
4 5 (7.69%) Objective-C
4 5 (7.69%) PHP
5 3 (4.62%) C++
5 3 (4.62%) Python
6 2 (3.08%) Ruby
6 2 (3.08%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) ISEB
2 2 (3.08%) Degree
3 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (12.31%) Xamarin
2 6 (9.23%) Appcelerator
3 5 (7.69%) Sencha
3 5 (7.69%) Oracle
4 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.62%) Apple
6 1 (1.54%) VMware
6 1 (1.54%) Mitel
6 1 (1.54%) Google
6 1 (1.54%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco
6 1 (1.54%) MobileIron