The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Android skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Android over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 88 93
Rank change year-on-year +39 +5  
Contract jobs citing Android 43 22 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.90% 1.47% 0.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.94% 5.88% 3.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 11
Median daily rate £400 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £314 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £493 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £14.25
% change year-on-year +11.11% +10.52%  

Android is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 196 374 344
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 17.79% 24.97% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 264 213
Median daily rate £388 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 21
Median hourly rate £15.25 £12.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.00% -26.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £9.08 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.75 £16.13 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% +6.06%  

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Android as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Android in Leeds

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Leeds

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Leeds over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android in Leeds

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Android.

1 59 (69.41%) Java
2 54 (63.53%) Android Development
3 52 (61.18%) Mobile App
4 46 (54.12%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (44.71%) Android SDK
6 34 (40.00%) Apple iOS
7 27 (31.76%) TDD
8 23 (27.06%) User Experience
9 19 (22.35%) BDD
10 18 (21.18%) RESTful
10 18 (21.18%) Scrum
11 17 (20.00%) Unit Testing
11 17 (20.00%) OO
11 17 (20.00%) iOS Development
12 16 (18.82%) Windows
13 15 (17.65%) OOD
13 15 (17.65%) Git (software)
13 15 (17.65%) Finance
13 15 (17.65%) Android Studio
14 13 (15.29%) Telecoms
15 12 (14.12%) Objective-C
15 12 (14.12%) HTML
16 11 (12.94%) Apple Swift
16 11 (12.94%) Jenkins
17 10 (11.76%) Electronics
18 9 (10.59%) Marketing
18 9 (10.59%) JIRA
19 8 (9.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
19 8 (9.41%) SGSN
19 8 (9.41%) Digital Marketing

Android
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 4 (4.71%) IBM Notes
2 3 (3.53%) Confluence
3 2 (2.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.18%) InVision
3 1 (1.18%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (9.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.35%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.41%) 3G
1 8 (9.41%) GPRS
1 8 (9.41%) GSM
1 8 (9.41%) LAN
1 8 (9.41%) LTE
1 8 (9.41%) SGSN
1 8 (9.41%) WAN
1 8 (9.41%) Wireless
2 6 (7.06%) Cisco IOS
2 6 (7.06%) VPN
3 1 (1.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.71%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (3.53%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (17.65%) Android Studio
1 15 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.94%) Jenkins
3 9 (10.59%) JIRA
4 5 (5.88%) Eclipse
5 4 (4.71%) Maven
5 4 (4.71%) Subversion
6 3 (3.53%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.53%) Xcode
7 2 (2.35%) Appium
7 2 (2.35%) Hudson
7 2 (2.35%) jMock
7 2 (2.35%) JUnit
7 2 (2.35%) Mockito
7 2 (2.35%) Selenium
7 2 (2.35%) TestNG
7 2 (2.35%) UI Automator
8 1 (1.18%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (1.18%) Axure RP
8 1 (1.18%) Genymotion
General
1 15 (17.65%) Finance
2 13 (15.29%) Telecoms
3 10 (11.76%) Electronics
4 9 (10.59%) Marketing
5 8 (9.41%) Manufacturing
6 6 (7.06%) Banking
7 2 (2.35%) Retail
7 2 (2.35%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 55 (64.71%) Developer
2 44 (51.76%) Android Developer
3 15 (17.65%) iOS Developer
4 12 (14.12%) Android Engineer
5 8 (9.41%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (9.41%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 8 (9.41%) Technical Support
6 7 (8.24%) iOS Android Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Applications Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (3.53%) Java Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Support Engineer
10 2 (2.35%) Designer
10 2 (2.35%) Mac Engineer
10 2 (2.35%) Windows Engineer
10 2 (2.35%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (44.71%) Android SDK
2 18 (21.18%) RESTful
3 12 (14.12%) HTML
4 8 (9.41%) iOS SDK
5 6 (7.06%) Spring
6 5 (5.88%) Hibernate
6 5 (5.88%) Web Services
7 4 (4.71%) Apache Camel
7 4 (4.71%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (3.53%) Cocoa
8 3 (3.53%) Cocoa Touch
8 3 (3.53%) REST
8 3 (3.53%) Spring Boot
9 2 (2.35%) .NET
9 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (2.35%) CSS
9 2 (2.35%) J2EE
9 2 (2.35%) SOAP
9 2 (2.35%) Spring MVC
10 1 (1.18%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 52 (61.18%) Mobile App
2 23 (27.06%) User Experience
3 8 (9.41%) Blackberry
4 6 (7.06%) BYOD
5 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.18%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.18%) iPhone
6 1 (1.18%) Streaming Media
6 1 (1.18%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 34 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 16 (18.82%) Windows
3 8 (9.41%) Mac OS X
3 8 (9.41%) Unix
3 8 (9.41%) Windows Phone
4 4 (4.71%) Mac OS
4 4 (4.71%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.53%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (3.53%) Linux
6 2 (2.35%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (63.53%) Android Development
2 46 (54.12%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (31.76%) TDD
4 19 (22.35%) BDD
5 18 (21.18%) Scrum
6 17 (20.00%) iOS Development
6 17 (20.00%) OO
6 17 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 15 (17.65%) OOD
8 8 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (9.41%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (9.41%) Programme Management
9 7 (8.24%) Project Management
10 6 (7.06%) Coaching
10 6 (7.06%) DevOps
10 6 (7.06%) Software Engineering
11 4 (4.71%) Analytics
11 4 (4.71%) MVC
11 4 (4.71%) Product Management
11 4 (4.71%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 59 (69.41%) Java
2 12 (14.12%) Objective-C
3 11 (12.94%) Apple Swift
4 8 (9.41%) PHP
4 8 (9.41%) PowerShell
4 8 (9.41%) VB
5 7 (8.24%) SQL
6 6 (7.06%) C++
6 6 (7.06%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.53%) C
7 3 (3.53%) C#
7 3 (3.53%) Python
7 3 (3.53%) Ruby
8 1 (1.18%) Kotlin
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (9.41%) AirWatch
2 4 (4.71%) Ansible
2 4 (4.71%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (9.41%) Microsoft
1 8 (9.41%) MobileIron
1 8 (9.41%) SAP
2 6 (7.06%) Cisco
3 4 (4.71%) Citrix
3 4 (4.71%) Lotus
4 3 (3.53%) Bloomberg
4 3 (3.53%) Reuters
4 3 (3.53%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.35%) Adobe
6 1 (1.18%) Appcelerator
Leeds
Pearson Frank
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 18 days ago