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 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 103 89 95
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Contract jobs citing Android 35 37 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.20% 1.45% 1.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.31% 7.10% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 18
Average daily rate £350 £353 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +2.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £398 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +175.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £30.20 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-32.94% -7.07%
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
659 521 515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.59% 20.39% 22.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 306 266
Average daily rate £396 £338 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.40% +14.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £160 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £307
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 59 45
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.50 £15.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 9 February 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 9 February 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 -15 26 £388 +12.31% 18
South Yorkshire -5 7 £250 - 1
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 42 (48.84%) Apple iOS
2 36 (41.86%) JavaScript
2 36 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (39.53%) Java
3 34 (39.53%) Android Development
4 25 (29.07%) CSS
5 24 (27.91%) HTML
6 21 (24.42%) Windows
7 19 (22.09%) .NET
7 19 (22.09%) AngularJS
8 18 (20.93%) Mobile App
9 17 (19.77%) C#
10 16 (18.60%) C++
10 16 (18.60%) PHP
10 16 (18.60%) Google
11 15 (17.44%) PhoneGap
12 14 (16.28%) REST
12 14 (16.28%) Git (software)
13 13 (15.12%) Product Management
13 13 (15.12%) SQL
13 13 (15.12%) Linux
13 13 (15.12%) XML
14 12 (13.95%) Python
14 12 (13.95%) SOA
14 12 (13.95%) JSON
14 12 (13.95%) HTML5
14 12 (13.95%) Node.js
14 12 (13.95%) User Experience
15 11 (12.79%) Swagger
15 11 (12.79%) iOS Development

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 12 (13.95%) Node.js
2 4 (4.65%) Apache
3 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (3.49%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.49%) MS Office
1 3 (3.49%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.16%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (1.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.98%) SaaS
3 5 (5.81%) IaaS
3 5 (5.81%) PaaS
4 3 (3.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.79%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.81%) Bluetooth
3 3 (3.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.79%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.63%) Oracle Database
3 9 (10.47%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (16.28%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.79%) Cucumber
2 11 (12.79%) Selenium
3 10 (11.63%) JUnit
3 10 (11.63%) NUnit
4 6 (6.98%) Android Studio
4 6 (6.98%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.81%) SpecFlow
6 3 (3.49%) Xcode
7 2 (2.33%) Appium
7 2 (2.33%) JIRA
8 1 (1.16%) Axure RP
8 1 (1.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (1.16%) Calabash
General
1 6 (6.98%) Retail
2 2 (2.33%) Games
3 1 (1.16%) Finance
3 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (56.98%) Developer
2 17 (19.77%) Android Developer
3 12 (13.95%) Senior Developer
4 11 (12.79%) Architect
4 11 (12.79%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (10.47%) Analyst
5 9 (10.47%) iOS Developer
6 8 (9.30%) PHP Developer
6 8 (9.30%) Python Developer
7 7 (8.14%) Applications Developer
7 7 (8.14%) Linux Developer
7 7 (8.14%) Senior PHP Developer
7 7 (8.14%) Senior Python Developer
7 7 (8.14%) SQL Developer
8 6 (6.98%) .NET Developer
8 6 (6.98%) Designer
8 6 (6.98%) iOS Android Developer
8 6 (6.98%) Senior SQL Developer
8 6 (6.98%) UX Designer
8 6 (6.98%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.07%) CSS
2 24 (27.91%) HTML
3 19 (22.09%) .NET
3 19 (22.09%) AngularJS
4 15 (17.44%) PhoneGap
5 14 (16.28%) REST
6 13 (15.12%) XML
7 12 (13.95%) HTML5
7 12 (13.95%) JSON
8 11 (12.79%) Android SDK
8 11 (12.79%) Swagger
9 10 (11.63%) jQuery
10 5 (5.81%) CSS3
10 5 (5.81%) iOS SDK
10 5 (5.81%) RESTful
11 4 (4.65%) Apache Cordova
11 4 (4.65%) Express
11 4 (4.65%) LESS
11 4 (4.65%) Mustache
12 3 (3.49%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.93%) Mobile App
2 12 (13.95%) User Experience
3 5 (5.81%) Blackberry
3 5 (5.81%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.81%) N-Tier
4 4 (4.65%) Smartphone
5 3 (3.49%) iPad
6 1 (1.16%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 42 (48.84%) Apple iOS
2 21 (24.42%) Windows
3 13 (15.12%) Linux
4 2 (2.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.16%) webOS
5 1 (1.16%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.16%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (39.53%) Android Development
3 13 (15.12%) Product Management
4 12 (13.95%) SOA
5 11 (12.79%) iOS Development
5 11 (12.79%) Scrum
6 10 (11.63%) Microservices
7 8 (9.30%) OO
8 6 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (6.98%) Kanban
8 6 (6.98%) OOD
8 6 (6.98%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.81%) BDD
9 5 (5.81%) Load Testing
9 5 (5.81%) SDLC
9 5 (5.81%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.81%) Software Architecture
9 5 (5.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (5.81%) System Integration Testing
9 5 (5.81%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 36 (41.86%) JavaScript
2 34 (39.53%) Java
3 17 (19.77%) C#
4 16 (18.60%) C++
4 16 (18.60%) PHP
5 13 (15.12%) SQL
6 12 (13.95%) Python
7 6 (6.98%) C
8 3 (3.49%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.16%) Go
9 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.98%) ISEB
1 6 (6.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (5.81%) Degree
3 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (6.98%) Puppet
2 5 (5.81%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (18.60%) Google
2 11 (12.79%) Oracle
3 6 (6.98%) Xamarin
4 5 (5.81%) Microsoft
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