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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 105 100 102
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing Android 24 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.92% 0.78% 0.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.04% 3.64% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 10
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£333 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.48% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £300 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £365 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.23% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-42.85% -2.77%
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
594 495 550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.70% 21.55% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 259 223
Average daily rate £335 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 58 72
Average hourly rate £12.52 £12.13 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% -24.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £9.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £22.69 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -6 21 £343 +1.48% 10
North Yorkshire -1 3 £325 -3.70% 13
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
East Yorkshire - - - -
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 43 (60.56%) Android Development
2 34 (47.89%) Apple iOS
3 33 (46.48%) Mobile App
4 25 (35.21%) JSON
5 22 (30.99%) HTML
6 21 (29.58%) Java
6 21 (29.58%) CSS
6 21 (29.58%) RESTful
6 21 (29.58%) iOS Development
7 18 (25.35%) JavaScript
7 18 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (23.94%) REST
9 16 (22.54%) XML
10 14 (19.72%) Windows
10 14 (19.72%) MVC
11 13 (18.31%) SQL
12 12 (16.90%) .NET
12 12 (16.90%) C#
12 12 (16.90%) HTML5
13 11 (15.49%) OO
13 11 (15.49%) Web Services
14 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET
14 10 (14.08%) TDD
14 10 (14.08%) Android SDK
15 9 (12.68%) Xcode
15 9 (12.68%) QA
15 9 (12.68%) SQLite
15 9 (12.68%) Git (software)
16 8 (11.27%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (11.27%) Subversion

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (9.86%) CMS
2 5 (7.04%) Kentico
3 3 (4.23%) IIS
4 2 (2.82%) uiautomator
4 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.82%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Office
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.82%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.82%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.82%) LAN
2 2 (2.82%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.82%) Firewall
3 1 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.41%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.41%) SAN
3 1 (1.41%) Internet
3 1 (1.41%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.41%) VPN
3 1 (1.41%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) SQLite
2 8 (11.27%) MySQL
3 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.04%) RDBMS
4 5 (7.04%) MongoDB
4 5 (7.04%) NoSQL
4 5 (7.04%) RavenDB
4 5 (7.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (7.04%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.82%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Xcode
1 9 (12.68%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (11.27%) Subversion
3 5 (7.04%) LLBLGen Pro
3 5 (7.04%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 4 (5.63%) JIRA
5 2 (2.82%) Selenium
5 2 (2.82%) Hudson
5 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.82%) Calabash
5 2 (2.82%) eggPlant
5 2 (2.82%) Bugzilla
5 2 (2.82%) Appium
6 1 (1.41%) LoadUI
6 1 (1.41%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (8.45%) Finance
1 6 (8.45%) Games
2 1 (1.41%) Back Office
2 1 (1.41%) Law
2 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (73.24%) Developer
2 25 (35.21%) Android Developer
3 14 (19.72%) Mobile Developer
4 7 (9.86%) Analyst
4 7 (9.86%) Test Analyst
5 6 (8.45%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.63%) iOS Developer
6 4 (5.63%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Tester
8 2 (2.82%) Java Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Support Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) C# Developer
8 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (2.82%) PHP Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Mobile Web Developer
9 1 (1.41%) Mobile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (35.21%) JSON
2 22 (30.99%) HTML
3 21 (29.58%) CSS
3 21 (29.58%) RESTful
4 17 (23.94%) REST
5 16 (22.54%) XML
6 12 (16.90%) .NET
6 12 (16.90%) HTML5
7 11 (15.49%) Web Services
8 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET
8 10 (14.08%) Android SDK
9 8 (11.27%) CSS3
10 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (7.04%) Dapper ORM
11 5 (7.04%) Apache Cordova
11 5 (7.04%) OAuth2
11 5 (7.04%) PhoneGap
11 5 (7.04%) Sencha Touch
11 5 (7.04%) AngularJS
11 5 (7.04%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 33 (46.48%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.04%) iPhone
3 4 (5.63%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.63%) Online Games
4 2 (2.82%) User Experience
4 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.82%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.82%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.82%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.41%) Statistics
5 1 (1.41%) Animation
5 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.41%) GIS
5 1 (1.41%) Open Source
5 1 (1.41%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 34 (47.89%) Apple iOS
2 14 (19.72%) Windows
3 6 (8.45%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (60.56%) Android Development
2 21 (29.58%) iOS Development
3 18 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (19.72%) MVC
5 11 (15.49%) OO
6 10 (14.08%) TDD
7 7 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (8.45%) SOA
8 6 (8.45%) OOP
9 5 (7.04%) Scrum
10 4 (5.63%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (4.23%) Mobile Device Management
11 3 (4.23%) Software Architecture
11 3 (4.23%) E-Commerce
12 2 (2.82%) Web Design
12 2 (2.82%) Configuration Management
12 2 (2.82%) Content Management
12 2 (2.82%) BDD
12 2 (2.82%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (2.82%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.58%) Java
2 18 (25.35%) JavaScript
3 13 (18.31%) SQL
4 12 (16.90%) C#
5 6 (8.45%) Python
5 6 (8.45%) Objective-C
6 5 (7.04%) PHP
7 3 (4.23%) C++
8 2 (2.82%) Ruby
8 2 (2.82%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) ISEB
2 3 (4.23%) Degree
3 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.68%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (9.86%) Xamarin
2 6 (8.45%) Appcelerator
3 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.04%) Oracle
3 5 (7.04%) Sencha
4 4 (5.63%) Apple
5 2 (2.82%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.41%) Cisco
6 1 (1.41%) VMware
6 1 (1.41%) Mitel
6 1 (1.41%) Google
6 1 (1.41%) MobileIron
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