Period
to 20 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Android Developer was £420 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Android Developer
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 131 146
Rank change year-on-year +42 +15 -26
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 44 26 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.04% 0.88% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 0.91% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 22 2
Leeds median daily rate £420 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.82% +37.50% -7.69%
10th Percentile £368 £369 £235
90th Percentile £475 £444 £365
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £413 £300
% change year-on-year +1.82% +37.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2117 2854 2756
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 98.01% 96.16% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1445 1998 1902
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £288 £293 £238
90th Percentile £550 £575 £506
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 49 81
Leeds median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.00% +0.04% -16.70%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.40 £8.90
90th Percentile £31.21 £17.95 £23.75
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.43 £12.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year +7.44% -8.05% +4.58%

Android Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured Android Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Android Developer in Leeds

Android Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Android Developer in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for Android Developer in Leeds

Android Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android Developer in Leeds over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android Developer in Leeds

Android Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, Android Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region featuring Android Developer in the job title.

1 44 (100.00%) Android
1 44 (100.00%) Android Development
2 40 (90.91%) Mobile App
3 36 (81.82%) Java
4 35 (79.55%) Android SDK
5 34 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (50.00%) TDD
7 21 (47.73%) BDD
8 12 (27.27%) Scrum
9 11 (25.00%) RESTful
9 11 (25.00%) User Experience
10 10 (22.73%) Android Studio
10 10 (22.73%) Unit Testing
10 10 (22.73%) OO
10 10 (22.73%) OOD
11 7 (15.91%) Objective-C
11 7 (15.91%) iOS Development
11 7 (15.91%) Apple iOS
12 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
12 5 (11.36%) iOS SDK
13 3 (6.82%) C++
13 3 (6.82%) Web Services
13 3 (6.82%) Ruby
13 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
14 2 (4.55%) REST
14 2 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
14 2 (4.55%) Hudson
14 2 (4.55%) RxJava
14 2 (4.55%) Apple Swift
14 2 (4.55%) Kotlin

Android Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.27%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Android Studio
2 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.55%) Hudson
4 2 (4.55%) JIRA
4 2 (4.55%) Subversion
5 1 (2.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (2.27%) jMock
5 1 (2.27%) JUnit
5 1 (2.27%) Mockito
General
1 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (79.55%) Android SDK
2 11 (25.00%) RESTful
3 5 (11.36%) iOS SDK
4 3 (6.82%) Web Services
5 2 (4.55%) REST
5 2 (4.55%) RxJava
6 1 (2.27%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.27%) HTML
6 1 (2.27%) J2EE
6 1 (2.27%) SOAP
6 1 (2.27%) Spring
6 1 (2.27%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 40 (90.91%) Mobile App
2 11 (25.00%) User Experience
3 2 (4.55%) Streaming Media
4 1 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Android
2 7 (15.91%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) Android Development
2 34 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (50.00%) TDD
4 21 (47.73%) BDD
5 12 (27.27%) Scrum
6 10 (22.73%) OO
6 10 (22.73%) OOD
6 10 (22.73%) Unit Testing
7 7 (15.91%) iOS Development
8 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (4.55%) OOP
8 2 (4.55%) Project Management
9 1 (2.27%) Mobile Development
9 1 (2.27%) MVC
9 1 (2.27%) Open Source
9 1 (2.27%) SEO
9 1 (2.27%) SOA
9 1 (2.27%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.27%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (81.82%) Java
2 7 (15.91%) Objective-C
3 3 (6.82%) C++
3 3 (6.82%) Ruby
4 2 (4.55%) Apple Swift
4 2 (4.55%) Kotlin
5 1 (2.27%) C#
5 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (2.27%) Appcelerator
1 1 (2.27%) Xamarin