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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 89 104 122
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +18
Contract jobs citing Android 28 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.18% 0.81% 0.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.71% 2.94% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £330 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +24.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £239 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £369 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
- +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £12.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -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
490 612 524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.74% 27.47% 19.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 298 236
Average daily rate £300 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £125 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 68 48
Average hourly rate £13.98 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.51% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.12 £10.00 £10.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +19 24 £325 +3.17% 18
North Yorkshire +6 4 £300 -9.09% 6
South Yorkshire +7 3 £115 -67.14% 2
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 35 (61.40%) Apple iOS
2 28 (49.12%) Mobile App
3 26 (45.61%) Android Development
4 19 (33.33%) iOS Development
5 18 (31.58%) HTML
6 16 (28.07%) JSON
7 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
7 14 (24.56%) CSS
7 14 (24.56%) HTML5
8 13 (22.81%) Java
9 12 (21.05%) XML
9 12 (21.05%) Objective-C
10 10 (17.54%) RESTful
11 9 (15.79%) Xcode
11 9 (15.79%) MVC
12 8 (14.04%) OO
12 8 (14.04%) Web Services
12 8 (14.04%) TDD
12 8 (14.04%) Subversion
12 8 (14.04%) jQuery
12 8 (14.04%) iPhone
12 8 (14.04%) REST
13 7 (12.28%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (12.28%) Web Design
13 7 (12.28%) ISEB
13 7 (12.28%) Apple
14 6 (10.53%) OOP
14 6 (10.53%) Finance
14 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (10.53%) QA

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.75%) CMS
3 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.75%) Drupal
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.51%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.75%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Internet
2 1 (1.75%) Wireless
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.75%) GSM
2 1 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) SQLite
2 3 (5.26%) MySQL
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Xcode
2 8 (14.04%) Subversion
3 4 (7.02%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.26%) Hudson
4 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.26%) Maven
4 3 (5.26%) Selenium
5 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Games
2 2 (3.51%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Automotive
3 1 (1.75%) Legal
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (75.44%) Developer
2 15 (26.32%) Mobile Developer
3 12 (21.05%) Android Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) Test Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Applications Developer
7 4 (7.02%) iOS Developer
7 4 (7.02%) iPhone Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Mobile Web Developer
8 3 (5.26%) PHP Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Digital Designer
9 2 (3.51%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Designer
10 1 (1.75%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.58%) HTML
2 16 (28.07%) JSON
3 14 (24.56%) CSS
3 14 (24.56%) HTML5
4 12 (21.05%) XML
5 10 (17.54%) RESTful
6 8 (14.04%) jQuery
6 8 (14.04%) Web Services
6 8 (14.04%) REST
7 6 (10.53%) PhoneGap
8 5 (8.77%) UIKit
8 5 (8.77%) Apache Cordova
8 5 (8.77%) Android SDK
8 5 (8.77%) Cocoa
8 5 (8.77%) .NET
9 4 (7.02%) Spring
9 4 (7.02%) Ajax
9 4 (7.02%) Hibernate
9 4 (7.02%) CSS3
10 3 (5.26%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 28 (49.12%) Mobile App
2 8 (14.04%) iPhone
3 7 (12.28%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (10.53%) Digital Media
5 5 (8.77%) iPad
5 5 (8.77%) Handset
6 4 (7.02%) NHS
6 4 (7.02%) Open Source
7 3 (5.26%) Blackberry
7 3 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (3.51%) Graphic Design
8 2 (3.51%) Animation
9 1 (1.75%) Social Media
9 1 (1.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 35 (61.40%) Apple iOS
2 4 (7.02%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) Linux
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (45.61%) Android Development
2 19 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 9 (15.79%) MVC
4 8 (14.04%) OO
4 8 (14.04%) TDD
5 7 (12.28%) Web Design
6 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.53%) OOP
6 6 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (10.53%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (5.26%) Software Architecture
7 3 (5.26%) BDD
7 3 (5.26%) Scrum
7 3 (5.26%) SOA
7 3 (5.26%) Web Development
8 2 (3.51%) Project Management
9 1 (1.75%) Regression Testing
9 1 (1.75%) ITIL
9 1 (1.75%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.75%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
2 13 (22.81%) Java
3 12 (21.05%) Objective-C
4 5 (8.77%) C#
4 5 (8.77%) PHP
5 4 (7.02%) SQL
6 3 (5.26%) Python
7 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.75%) VC++
8 1 (1.75%) C++
8 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) ISEB
2 4 (7.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (12.28%) Apple
2 4 (7.02%) Xamarin
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.51%) Adobe
4 1 (1.75%) MobileIron
4 1 (1.75%) VMware
4 1 (1.75%) Mitel
4 1 (1.75%) Google
4 1 (1.75%) Facebook
4 1 (1.75%) Twitter
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco
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