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 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 72 100 117
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +17
Contract jobs citing Android 47 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.93% 0.92% 0.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.20% 3.47% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 10
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£300 £323 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £375 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £12.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.80% -66.00%
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
511 577 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.95% 26.41% 17.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 311 200
Average daily rate £313 £319 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.03% +6.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £125 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
- +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 60 49
Average hourly rate £13.60 £12.52 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.58% -16.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

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 September 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
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 September 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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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 33 £325 -7.14% 21
North Yorkshire +7 13 £300 - 5
South Yorkshire +6 3 £115 -67.14% 4
East Yorkshire - 1 - - 3
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 37 (51.39%) Android Development
2 36 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 35 (48.61%) Mobile App
4 26 (36.11%) HTML
5 23 (31.94%) Java
6 22 (30.56%) JavaScript
6 22 (30.56%) CSS
6 22 (30.56%) JSON
7 21 (29.17%) iOS Development
8 20 (27.78%) HTML5
9 19 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (23.61%) REST
11 16 (22.22%) MVC
12 14 (19.44%) XML
12 14 (19.44%) OO
13 13 (18.06%) Objective-C
14 12 (16.67%) Xcode
14 12 (16.67%) TDD
14 12 (16.67%) Subversion
14 12 (16.67%) Web Services
14 12 (16.67%) RESTful
15 11 (15.28%) Android SDK
15 11 (15.28%) iPhone
16 10 (13.89%) jQuery
17 9 (12.50%) .NET
17 9 (12.50%) C#
17 9 (12.50%) CSS3
17 9 (12.50%) PhoneGap
18 8 (11.11%) Apache Cordova
18 8 (11.11%) SQL

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 5 (6.94%) CMS
2 4 (5.56%) Kentico
3 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.39%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
2 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.78%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.78%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) Internet
2 1 (1.39%) Wireless
2 1 (1.39%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.39%) GSM
2 1 (1.39%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.39%) VPN
2 1 (1.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.11%) SQLite
2 7 (9.72%) MySQL
3 4 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 4 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.56%) RavenDB
3 4 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Xcode
1 12 (16.67%) Subversion
2 7 (9.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.94%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.56%) Cucumber
4 4 (5.56%) LLBLGen Pro
4 4 (5.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.17%) Hudson
5 3 (4.17%) Maven
5 3 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 7 (9.72%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Games
3 2 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Automotive
4 1 (1.39%) Legal
4 1 (1.39%) Back Office
4 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (77.78%) Developer
2 21 (29.17%) Android Developer
3 15 (20.83%) Mobile Developer
4 7 (9.72%) Analyst
4 7 (9.72%) Test Analyst
4 7 (9.72%) Java Developer
5 5 (6.94%) Web Developer
6 4 (5.56%) iOS Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (5.56%) iPhone Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Mobile Web Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Software Test Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.17%) PHP Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.78%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Support Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Digital Designer
8 2 (2.78%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (36.11%) HTML
2 22 (30.56%) CSS
2 22 (30.56%) JSON
3 20 (27.78%) HTML5
4 17 (23.61%) REST
5 14 (19.44%) XML
6 12 (16.67%) RESTful
6 12 (16.67%) Web Services
7 11 (15.28%) Android SDK
8 10 (13.89%) jQuery
9 9 (12.50%) .NET
9 9 (12.50%) CSS3
9 9 (12.50%) PhoneGap
10 8 (11.11%) Apache Cordova
11 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET
12 5 (6.94%) Cocoa
12 5 (6.94%) UIKit
12 5 (6.94%) AngularJS
13 4 (5.56%) Sencha Touch
13 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 35 (48.61%) Mobile App
2 11 (15.28%) iPhone
3 7 (9.72%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (8.33%) Digital Media
5 5 (6.94%) iPad
5 5 (6.94%) Handset
6 4 (5.56%) Blackberry
6 4 (5.56%) Open Source
7 3 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (2.78%) User Experience
8 2 (2.78%) Graphic Design
8 2 (2.78%) Animation
8 2 (2.78%) Online Games
9 1 (1.39%) Social Media
9 1 (1.39%) NHS
9 1 (1.39%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 36 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (11.11%) Windows
3 6 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (5.56%) Linux
5 1 (1.39%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (51.39%) Android Development
2 21 (29.17%) iOS Development
3 19 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (22.22%) MVC
5 14 (19.44%) OO
6 12 (16.67%) TDD
7 7 (9.72%) Web Design
8 6 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (8.33%) OOP
9 4 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.17%) Software Architecture
10 3 (4.17%) BDD
10 3 (4.17%) SOA
10 3 (4.17%) Scrum
10 3 (4.17%) Web Development
11 2 (2.78%) Project Management
12 1 (1.39%) Regression Testing
12 1 (1.39%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (1.39%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.94%) Java
2 22 (30.56%) JavaScript
3 13 (18.06%) Objective-C
4 9 (12.50%) C#
5 8 (11.11%) SQL
6 7 (9.72%) PHP
7 3 (4.17%) C++
7 3 (4.17%) Python
7 3 (4.17%) C
8 2 (2.78%) Ruby
8 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.39%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) ISEB
2 1 (1.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (9.72%) Xamarin
2 5 (6.94%) Appcelerator
3 4 (5.56%) Sencha
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle
3 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.56%) Apple
4 2 (2.78%) Adobe
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco
5 1 (1.39%) VMware
5 1 (1.39%) Mitel
5 1 (1.39%) Google
5 1 (1.39%) Facebook
5 1 (1.39%) Twitter
5 1 (1.39%) MobileIron
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