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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 90 100 117
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +17
Contract jobs citing Android 35 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.39% 0.90% 0.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.57% 3.55% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 7
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £375 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £10.25 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.75 £20.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-47.56% -45.33%
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
533 563 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.16% 25.41% 17.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 304 171
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 £150 £167 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.54% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 63 64
Average hourly rate £12.45 £12.51 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.51% -24.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.11 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £30.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.18 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.86% -11.76%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -1 21 £301 -9.62% 15
North Yorkshire +12 13 £300 - 4
South Yorkshire - 3 £115 - 4
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 34 (55.74%) Mobile App
1 34 (55.74%) Android Development
2 30 (49.18%) Apple iOS
3 22 (36.07%) Java
4 21 (34.43%) HTML
5 20 (32.79%) JSON
6 19 (31.15%) CSS
7 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
7 18 (29.51%) REST
8 17 (27.87%) iOS Development
9 14 (22.95%) HTML5
9 14 (22.95%) XML
9 14 (22.95%) MVC
10 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (21.31%) RESTful
11 12 (19.67%) Xcode
12 11 (18.03%) OO
12 11 (18.03%) Android SDK
13 10 (16.39%) Web Services
14 9 (14.75%) Windows
14 9 (14.75%) Objective-C
14 9 (14.75%) TDD
14 9 (14.75%) Subversion
14 9 (14.75%) SQLite
14 9 (14.75%) PhoneGap
15 8 (13.11%) Xamarin
15 8 (13.11%) Team Foundation Server
15 8 (13.11%) Apache Cordova
15 8 (13.11%) C#
15 8 (13.11%) SQL

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (8.20%) CMS
1 5 (8.20%) Kentico
2 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
2 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.28%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.28%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) Wireless
2 1 (1.64%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.64%) GSM
2 1 (1.64%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.64%) VPN
2 1 (1.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) SQLite
2 7 (11.48%) MySQL
3 5 (8.20%) RDBMS
3 5 (8.20%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.20%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.20%) RavenDB
3 5 (8.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.28%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Xcode
2 9 (14.75%) Subversion
3 8 (13.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (8.20%) LLBLGen Pro
4 5 (8.20%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.92%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.28%) Hudson
6 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.28%) Maven
6 2 (3.28%) Selenium
General
1 7 (11.48%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Games
3 2 (3.28%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Legal
4 1 (1.64%) Back Office
4 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (78.69%) Developer
2 20 (32.79%) Android Developer
3 14 (22.95%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Java Developer
5 4 (6.56%) .NET Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) Test Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) iOS Developer
6 2 (3.28%) Mobile Web Developer
6 2 (3.28%) Digital Designer
6 2 (3.28%) Software Developer
6 2 (3.28%) Designer
6 2 (3.28%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.28%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.28%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (3.28%) PHP Developer
7 1 (1.64%) Deskside Support
7 1 (1.64%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (34.43%) HTML
2 20 (32.79%) JSON
3 19 (31.15%) CSS
4 18 (29.51%) REST
5 14 (22.95%) XML
5 14 (22.95%) HTML5
6 13 (21.31%) RESTful
7 11 (18.03%) Android SDK
8 10 (16.39%) Web Services
9 9 (14.75%) PhoneGap
10 8 (13.11%) .NET
10 8 (13.11%) Apache Cordova
11 7 (11.48%) CSS3
11 7 (11.48%) jQuery
11 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET
12 5 (8.20%) NHibernate
12 5 (8.20%) WCF
12 5 (8.20%) Sencha Touch
12 5 (8.20%) AngularJS
12 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 34 (55.74%) Mobile App
2 7 (11.48%) iPhone
3 6 (9.84%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.56%) Blackberry
5 3 (4.92%) Digital Media
6 2 (3.28%) Open Source
6 2 (3.28%) iPad
6 2 (3.28%) Handset
6 2 (3.28%) Graphic Design
6 2 (3.28%) Animation
6 2 (3.28%) Online Games
7 1 (1.64%) Statistics
7 1 (1.64%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (49.18%) Apple iOS
2 9 (14.75%) Windows
3 7 (11.48%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (3.28%) Linux
5 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (55.74%) Android Development
2 17 (27.87%) iOS Development
3 14 (22.95%) MVC
4 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (18.03%) OO
6 9 (14.75%) TDD
7 5 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (8.20%) Web Design
8 4 (6.56%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (6.56%) OOP
9 3 (4.92%) SOA
9 3 (4.92%) Software Architecture
9 3 (4.92%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (3.28%) BDD
11 1 (1.64%) Game Development
11 1 (1.64%) Data Protection
11 1 (1.64%) 3D Programming
11 1 (1.64%) Content Management
11 1 (1.64%) Data Analysis
11 1 (1.64%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.07%) Java
2 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
3 9 (14.75%) Objective-C
4 8 (13.11%) C#
4 8 (13.11%) SQL
5 4 (6.56%) PHP
6 3 (4.92%) C++
6 3 (4.92%) C
7 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.28%) Ruby
8 1 (1.64%) VC++
8 1 (1.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) Xamarin
2 6 (9.84%) Appcelerator
3 5 (8.20%) Sencha
3 5 (8.20%) Oracle
4 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.92%) Apple
6 2 (3.28%) Adobe
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco
7 1 (1.64%) VMware
7 1 (1.64%) Mitel
7 1 (1.64%) Google
7 1 (1.64%) MobileIron
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