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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 118 86 104
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +18
Contract jobs citing Android 18 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.60% 1.21% 0.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.82% 5.80% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 8
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£340 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £400 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -33.80%
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
639 483 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.40% 20.88% 29.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 273 278
Average daily rate £325 £275 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 59 63
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.09 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £17.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -24 17 £340 -2.85% 23
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 27 (71.05%) Apple iOS
2 19 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 13 (34.21%) HTML
3 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (28.95%) CSS
5 9 (23.68%) QA
5 9 (23.68%) Android Development
6 8 (21.05%) User Experience
6 8 (21.05%) Windows
6 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 7 (18.42%) SOA
7 7 (18.42%) Mobile Development
8 6 (15.79%) iOS Development
8 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (15.79%) iPad
8 6 (15.79%) Finance
8 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 6 (15.79%) Java
8 6 (15.79%) Web Services
9 5 (13.16%) XML
9 5 (13.16%) Games
9 5 (13.16%) Objective-C
9 5 (13.16%) Rapid Prototyping
9 5 (13.16%) Degree
9 5 (13.16%) JSON
10 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing
10 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
10 4 (10.53%) HTML5
10 4 (10.53%) ISEB
10 4 (10.53%) MVC

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Office
2 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.89%) Ethernet
2 3 (7.89%) SAN
3 2 (5.26%) SSL
4 1 (2.63%) Internet
4 1 (2.63%) Firewall
4 1 (2.63%) LAN
4 1 (2.63%) VPN
4 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.26%) SQLite
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.63%) Redmine
3 1 (2.63%) Calabash
3 1 (2.63%) LoadUI
3 1 (2.63%) Appium
3 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.63%) Xcode
3 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Games
3 3 (7.89%) Back Office
4 1 (2.63%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Test Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Android Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Deskside Support
5 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 2 (5.26%) iOS Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Digital Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Web Architect
6 2 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.63%) UAT Tester
7 1 (2.63%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) QA Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Tester
7 1 (2.63%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) HTML
2 11 (28.95%) CSS
3 6 (15.79%) Web Services
4 5 (13.16%) XML
4 5 (13.16%) JSON
5 4 (10.53%) HTML5
6 3 (7.89%) RESTful
6 3 (7.89%) REST
6 3 (7.89%) CSS3
7 2 (5.26%) Sass
7 2 (5.26%) .NET
7 2 (5.26%) XHTML
7 2 (5.26%) Android SDK
8 1 (2.63%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.63%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.63%) iOS SDK
8 1 (2.63%) WAP
8 1 (2.63%) OpenGL
8 1 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 19 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 8 (21.05%) User Experience
3 6 (15.79%) iPad
4 3 (7.89%) Blackberry
4 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.26%) Mobile Games
5 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
5 2 (5.26%) iPhone
6 1 (2.63%) Social Media
6 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.63%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 27 (71.05%) Apple iOS
2 8 (21.05%) Windows
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.63%) Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) Android Development
3 7 (18.42%) Mobile Development
3 7 (18.42%) SOA
4 6 (15.79%) iOS Development
5 5 (13.16%) Rapid Prototyping
6 4 (10.53%) OOP
6 4 (10.53%) OO
6 4 (10.53%) MVC
6 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
7 3 (7.89%) Automation Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Manual Testing
8 2 (5.26%) TDD
8 2 (5.26%) Use Case
8 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Scrum
8 2 (5.26%) CRM
8 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.26%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
2 6 (15.79%) Java
3 5 (13.16%) Objective-C
4 4 (10.53%) C#
4 4 (10.53%) C++
5 2 (5.26%) Ruby
6 1 (2.63%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.63%) SQL
6 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) ISEB
3 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Adobe
2 1 (2.63%) BMC
2 1 (2.63%) Apple
2 1 (2.63%) Remedy
2 1 (2.63%) Google
2 1 (2.63%) LANDesk
2 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.63%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) IBM
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