The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 104 98 107
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Contract jobs citing Android 25 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.97% 0.54% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.29% 2.36% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 3
Average daily rate £325 £338 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +16.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £35.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.57% +34.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.50 £35.75
% change year-on-year
-8.45% -0.69%
Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
583 466 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.69% 22.70% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 197 251
Average daily rate £320 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £120 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £403 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 76 64
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.60 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Android
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -4 19 £325 -23.52% 13
North Yorkshire - 6 £325 - 8
South Yorkshire -4 2 £200 -20.00% 1
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 32 (57.14%) Android Development
2 29 (51.79%) Apple iOS
3 21 (37.50%) HTML5
3 21 (37.50%) HTML
4 20 (35.71%) Mobile App
5 18 (32.14%) Java
6 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (25.00%) JSON
7 14 (25.00%) iOS Development
8 13 (23.21%) Scrum
8 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
8 13 (23.21%) OOP
9 12 (21.43%) OO
9 12 (21.43%) MVC
10 10 (17.86%) iPad
10 10 (17.86%) XML
11 9 (16.07%) Linux
11 9 (16.07%) REST
12 8 (14.29%) jQuery
12 8 (14.29%) iPhone
12 8 (14.29%) Objective-C
12 8 (14.29%) Subversion
12 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (12.50%) Web Services
13 7 (12.50%) CSS
13 7 (12.50%) PHP
13 7 (12.50%) ISEB
13 7 (12.50%) Ajax
14 6 (10.71%) Tomcat
14 6 (10.71%) Spring

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (10.71%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.79%) CMS
2 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.79%) Drupal
2 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) SQLite
2 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Subversion
2 5 (8.93%) Xcode
2 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.93%) PhoneGap
3 3 (5.36%) Selenium
4 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.57%) Hudson
4 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.57%) Maven
5 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.79%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.79%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.79%) Automotive
2 1 (1.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 45 (80.36%) Developer
2 17 (30.36%) Android Developer
3 12 (21.43%) Mobile Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 4 (7.14%) iOS Developer
7 4 (7.14%) iPhone Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Applications Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Software Test Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Tester
10 1 (1.79%) C# Developer
10 1 (1.79%) PHP Developer
10 1 (1.79%) Technical Tester
10 1 (1.79%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (37.50%) HTML5
1 21 (37.50%) HTML
2 14 (25.00%) JSON
3 10 (17.86%) XML
4 9 (16.07%) REST
5 8 (14.29%) jQuery
6 7 (12.50%) Web Services
6 7 (12.50%) CSS
6 7 (12.50%) Ajax
7 6 (10.71%) Spring
8 5 (8.93%) J2ME
8 5 (8.93%) CSS3
9 4 (7.14%) AngularJS
9 4 (7.14%) RESTful
9 4 (7.14%) XHTML
9 4 (7.14%) J2EE
10 3 (5.36%) LAMP
10 3 (5.36%) Cocoa
10 3 (5.36%) Sass
10 3 (5.36%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.71%) Mobile App
2 10 (17.86%) iPad
3 8 (14.29%) iPhone
3 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (7.14%) Open Source
4 4 (7.14%) Digital Media
4 4 (7.14%) NHS
5 3 (5.36%) Blackberry
5 3 (5.36%) Handset
5 3 (5.36%) Social Media
6 2 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (3.57%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 29 (51.79%) Apple iOS
2 9 (16.07%) Linux
3 2 (3.57%) Windows
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.79%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (57.14%) Android Development
2 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 13 (23.21%) Scrum
4 13 (23.21%) OOP
5 12 (21.43%) OO
5 12 (21.43%) MVC
6 5 (8.93%) TDD
6 5 (8.93%) Web Development
6 5 (8.93%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (5.36%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.36%) Multithreading
8 3 (5.36%) Memory Management
9 2 (3.57%) BDD
9 2 (3.57%) Software Architecture
9 2 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.57%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.57%) Test Scripting
9 2 (3.57%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.14%) Java
2 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.29%) Objective-C
4 7 (12.50%) PHP
5 4 (7.14%) SQL
6 3 (5.36%) C#
7 2 (3.57%) Python
8 1 (1.79%) XAML
8 1 (1.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) ISEB
2 4 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (8.93%) Apple
2 2 (3.57%) Sencha
3 1 (1.79%) Volantis
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.79%) Citrix
3 1 (1.79%) Appcelerator
3 1 (1.79%) Facebook
3 1 (1.79%) Twitter
3 1 (1.79%) Netbiscuits
3 1 (1.79%) Kony
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