Period
to 22 February 2018

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 6 months to 22 February 2018 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
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 77 106
Rank change year-on-year +11 +29 -13
Contract jobs citing Android 78 63 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.28% 2.78% 1.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.99% 12.40% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 41 30
Leeds median daily rate £420 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +14.29% -0.71%
10th Percentile £209 £350 £252
90th Percentile £525 £475 £433
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +5.00% +14.29% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 8
Leeds median hourly rate - £32.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -27.78% -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £32.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -27.78% +12.50%

Android is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 459 508 635
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 19.29% 22.42% 21.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 305 394
Leeds median daily rate £420 £413 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.82% +2.48% +15.00%
10th Percentile £180 £214 £130
90th Percentile £545 £525 £566
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £410 £391
% change year-on-year +2.44% +4.79% +11.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 45
Leeds median hourly rate £13.25 £13.25 £12.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.50% -5.10%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.25 £9.99
90th Percentile £29.38 £27.50 £20.85
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £12.00 £12.10
% change year-on-year +4.17% -0.83% -3.20%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Android as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

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 6 months to 22 February 2018.

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 22 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Android.

1 47 (60.26%) Apple iOS
2 46 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (42.31%) Android Development
4 29 (37.18%) Java
5 22 (28.21%) Mobile App
6 21 (26.92%) Xamarin
7 20 (25.64%) Git (software)
7 20 (25.64%) Test Automation
8 18 (23.08%) iOS Development
9 17 (21.79%) .NET
10 15 (19.23%) Unit Testing
10 15 (19.23%) Scrum
11 14 (17.95%) Android Studio
11 14 (17.95%) Mobile Development
12 13 (16.67%) Gradle
12 13 (16.67%) Node.js
12 13 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 13 (16.67%) C#
13 12 (15.38%) HTML
13 12 (15.38%) PHP
13 12 (15.38%) Apple
13 12 (15.38%) RESTful
13 12 (15.38%) JIRA
13 12 (15.38%) Jenkins
13 12 (15.38%) Android SDK
13 12 (15.38%) DevOps
14 11 (14.10%) Kotlin
14 11 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (14.10%) TDD
14 11 (14.10%) Windows

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 3 (3.85%) nginx
2 2 (2.56%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.28%) Confluence
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (10.26%) Office 365
2 5 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.13%) GitHub
4 2 (2.56%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) 2G
2 3 (3.85%) AMQP
2 3 (3.85%) BIG-IP
3 2 (2.56%) SAN
3 2 (2.56%) Skype
4 1 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.41%) MySQL
2 3 (3.85%) Couchbase
2 3 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.85%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.85%) Redis
2 3 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.56%) Apache Hive
3 2 (2.56%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.56%) HBase
3 2 (2.56%) SQLite
4 1 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 20 (25.64%) Git (software)
2 14 (17.95%) Android Studio
3 13 (16.67%) Gradle
4 12 (15.38%) Jenkins
4 12 (15.38%) JIRA
5 9 (11.54%) Maven
6 6 (7.69%) JIRA Agile
6 6 (7.69%) SpecFlow
7 4 (5.13%) Appium
7 4 (5.13%) AppVeyor
7 4 (5.13%) CircleCI
7 4 (5.13%) IntelliJ
8 3 (3.85%) Calabash
8 3 (3.85%) Xcode
9 2 (2.56%) Axure RP
9 2 (2.56%) Selenium
9 2 (2.56%) SonarQube
9 2 (2.56%) Subversion
10 1 (1.28%) JUnit
10 1 (1.28%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (5.13%) Banking
1 4 (5.13%) Finance
2 2 (2.56%) Games
2 2 (2.56%) German Language
Job Titles
1 45 (57.69%) Developer
2 22 (28.21%) Android Developer
3 12 (15.38%) Analyst
3 12 (15.38%) Xamarin Developer
4 8 (10.26%) Architect
4 8 (10.26%) Test Analyst
5 7 (8.97%) Mobile Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
6 6 (7.69%) iOS Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Applications Architect
8 4 (5.13%) Implementation Manager
8 4 (5.13%) iOS Android Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Service Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) ITIL Service Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) React Developer
10 2 (2.56%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
10 2 (2.56%) 3rd Line Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.79%) .NET
2 13 (16.67%) Node.js
3 12 (15.38%) Android SDK
3 12 (15.38%) HTML
3 12 (15.38%) RESTful
4 10 (12.82%) XML
5 8 (10.26%) RxJava
6 7 (8.97%) AngularJS
6 7 (8.97%) CSS
6 7 (8.97%) React
6 7 (8.97%) Retrofit
7 6 (7.69%) REST
8 5 (6.41%) iOS SDK
8 5 (6.41%) JSON
9 4 (5.13%) Kafka
9 4 (5.13%) Redux
9 4 (5.13%) Spring
10 3 (3.85%) jQuery
10 3 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.21%) Mobile App
2 10 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.69%) iPhone
4 5 (6.41%) User Experience
5 3 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.56%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.28%) Chromecast
7 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.28%) iPad
7 1 (1.28%) IPTV
7 1 (1.28%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 47 (60.26%) Apple iOS
2 11 (14.10%) Windows
3 6 (7.69%) Linux
3 6 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 6 (7.69%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.56%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (42.31%) Android Development
3 20 (25.64%) Test Automation
4 18 (23.08%) iOS Development
5 15 (19.23%) Scrum
5 15 (19.23%) Unit Testing
6 14 (17.95%) Mobile Development
7 12 (15.38%) DevOps
8 11 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (14.10%) TDD
9 10 (12.82%) BDD
10 9 (11.54%) OOP
11 8 (10.26%) ITIL
11 8 (10.26%) Microservices
12 7 (8.97%) Dependency Injection
12 7 (8.97%) Open Source
13 6 (7.69%) Pair Programming
14 5 (6.41%) Data Modelling
14 5 (6.41%) MVC
14 5 (6.41%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 29 (37.18%) Java
2 13 (16.67%) C#
2 13 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 12 (15.38%) PHP
4 11 (14.10%) Kotlin
5 6 (7.69%) Apple Swift
6 5 (6.41%) Objective-C
7 3 (3.85%) SQL
8 2 (2.56%) C
8 2 (2.56%) Python
9 1 (1.28%) C++
9 1 (1.28%) ES6
9 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.28%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (1.28%) ISEB
1 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.54%) QA
2 5 (6.41%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (10.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.85%) Docker
2 3 (3.85%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.28%) Ansible
2 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (26.92%) Xamarin
2 12 (15.38%) Apple
3 3 (3.85%) F5
3 3 (3.85%) Google
4 2 (2.56%) Perforce
4 2 (2.56%) VMware
5 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle
5 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com