Period
to 23 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Android Developer was £420 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 116 141
Rank change year-on-year +2 +25 -23
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 21 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.94% 0.98% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 1.02% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 10
Leeds median daily rate £420 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.92% +10.51%
10th Percentile £368 £350 £311
90th Percentile £484 £438 £437
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £381
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.92% +10.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Contract vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 2,162 2,257 2,863
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.30% 95.80% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,508 1,458 1,934
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.27% +12.86%
10th Percentile £261 £258 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £564
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 53 81
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.85% -10.00% +20.00%
10th Percentile £10.63 £10.50 £9.30
90th Percentile £40.00 £29.25 £35.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.58 £12.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year +16.60% -15.25% +19.19%

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 23 January 2018.

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 23 January 2018, 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 21 (100.00%) Android
1 21 (100.00%) Android Development
2 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (71.43%) Mobile App
4 13 (61.90%) Android SDK
4 13 (61.90%) Android Studio
4 13 (61.90%) Unit Testing
5 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
5 12 (57.14%) RESTful
6 11 (52.38%) Gradle
6 11 (52.38%) Kotlin
6 11 (52.38%) Scrum
6 11 (52.38%) Java
7 10 (47.62%) OOP
7 10 (47.62%) RxJava
8 8 (38.10%) iOS Development
8 8 (38.10%) Apple iOS
8 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (33.33%) Open Source
9 7 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (33.33%) Retrofit
10 5 (23.81%) Apple Swift
11 4 (19.05%) Mobile Development
11 4 (19.05%) User Experience
12 3 (14.29%) iOS SDK
12 3 (14.29%) GitHub
12 3 (14.29%) BDD
12 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
12 3 (14.29%) Banking
12 3 (14.29%) TDD

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 (4.76%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) GitHub
2 2 (9.52%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Android Studio
2 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 11 (52.38%) Gradle
4 3 (14.29%) IntelliJ
4 3 (14.29%) Maven
5 2 (9.52%) Appium
5 2 (9.52%) Calabash
5 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
5 2 (9.52%) JIRA
5 2 (9.52%) Xcode
6 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 3 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) Android SDK
2 12 (57.14%) RESTful
3 10 (47.62%) RxJava
4 7 (33.33%) Retrofit
5 3 (14.29%) iOS SDK
6 2 (9.52%) REST
7 1 (4.76%) Android NDK
7 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.76%) CSS
7 1 (4.76%) CSS3
7 1 (4.76%) HTML
7 1 (4.76%) HTML5
7 1 (4.76%) Ionic Framework
7 1 (4.76%) JSON
7 1 (4.76%) SOAP
7 1 (4.76%) Velocity
7 1 (4.76%) Web Services
7 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (71.43%) Mobile App
2 4 (19.05%) User Experience
3 2 (9.52%) Media Streaming
4 1 (4.76%) Chromecast
4 1 (4.76%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Android
2 8 (38.10%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Android Development
2 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (61.90%) Unit Testing
4 11 (52.38%) Scrum
5 10 (47.62%) OOP
6 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (38.10%) iOS Development
7 7 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (33.33%) Open Source
8 4 (19.05%) Mobile Development
9 3 (14.29%) BDD
9 3 (14.29%) OO
9 3 (14.29%) OOD
9 3 (14.29%) TDD
9 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
10 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (4.76%) Kanban
10 1 (4.76%) Pair Programming
10 1 (4.76%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) Java
1 11 (52.38%) Kotlin
2 5 (23.81%) Apple Swift
3 3 (14.29%) Objective-C
4 2 (9.52%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) C
5 1 (4.76%) C++
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Apple
2 2 (9.52%) Google