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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 47 74 73
Rank change year-on-year +27 -1  
Contract jobs citing Android 42 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.16% 1.68% 1.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.75% 8.14% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 17 6
Median daily rate £400 £388 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +11.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year +2.85% +135.69%  

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 224 295 263
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 22.20% 20.69% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 188 164
Median daily rate £400 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £184 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 14
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.10 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.35% -1.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.77 £10.20 £10.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

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 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Android in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in Leeds

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 46 (76.67%) Java
2 41 (68.33%) Android Development
3 36 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (55.00%) Mobile App
5 25 (41.67%) Android SDK
6 24 (40.00%) Apple iOS
7 21 (35.00%) User Experience
8 19 (31.67%) RESTful
8 19 (31.67%) OO
9 16 (26.67%) Scrum
10 15 (25.00%) TDD
10 15 (25.00%) Unit Testing
10 15 (25.00%) iOS Development
10 15 (25.00%) Android Studio
11 13 (21.67%) OOD
12 12 (20.00%) Apple Swift
13 11 (18.33%) Jenkins
13 11 (18.33%) BDD
13 11 (18.33%) Git (software)
14 10 (16.67%) Software Engineering
15 9 (15.00%) Finance
15 9 (15.00%) Web Services
15 9 (15.00%) C++
16 8 (13.33%) SQL
16 8 (13.33%) JIRA
17 7 (11.67%) Embedded Linux
17 7 (11.67%) Linux
17 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
17 7 (11.67%) Eclipse
17 7 (11.67%) Project Management

Android
Top Related 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 (6.67%) Mule
2 3 (5.00%) Confluence
3 1 (1.67%) Apache
3 1 (1.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.67%) MS Office
1 1 (1.67%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (1.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Google Play
1 2 (3.33%) iTunes
2 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) DHCP
1 1 (1.67%) DNS
1 1 (1.67%) HTTP
1 1 (1.67%) Internet
1 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 15 (25.00%) Android Studio
2 11 (18.33%) Git (software)
2 11 (18.33%) Jenkins
3 8 (13.33%) JIRA
4 7 (11.67%) Eclipse
4 7 (11.67%) Xcode
5 5 (8.33%) Visual Studio
6 4 (6.67%) Cucumber
7 3 (5.00%) Maven
8 1 (1.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (1.67%) Axure RP
8 1 (1.67%) GoogleTest
8 1 (1.67%) JUnit
8 1 (1.67%) Mockito
General
1 9 (15.00%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.67%) Banking
3 4 (6.67%) Electronics
4 2 (3.33%) Games
4 2 (3.33%) Retail
4 2 (3.33%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Back Office
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (71.67%) Developer
2 33 (55.00%) Android Developer
3 12 (20.00%) iOS Developer
4 10 (16.67%) Android Engineer
5 7 (11.67%) Software Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) iOS Android Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Electronics Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Java Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Architect
9 2 (3.33%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Development Manager
9 2 (3.33%) Embedded Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Development Manager
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (41.67%) Android SDK
2 19 (31.67%) RESTful
3 9 (15.00%) Web Services
4 6 (10.00%) Spring Boot
5 5 (8.33%) Spring
6 4 (6.67%) iOS SDK
6 4 (6.67%) Node.js
6 4 (6.67%) REST
6 4 (6.67%) TensorFlow
7 3 (5.00%) Apache Camel
7 3 (5.00%) Cocoa
7 3 (5.00%) Cocoa Touch
7 3 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (3.33%) .NET
8 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (3.33%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.67%) CSS
9 1 (1.67%) Flash
9 1 (1.67%) HTML
9 1 (1.67%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (55.00%) Mobile App
2 21 (35.00%) User Experience
3 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.33%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.67%) iPhone
4 1 (1.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (11.67%) Embedded Linux
2 7 (11.67%) Linux
3 5 (8.33%) Windows
4 4 (6.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 1 (1.67%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (68.33%) Android Development
2 36 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (31.67%) OO
4 16 (26.67%) Scrum
5 15 (25.00%) iOS Development
5 15 (25.00%) TDD
5 15 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 13 (21.67%) OOD
7 11 (18.33%) BDD
8 10 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 7 (11.67%) Project Management
10 5 (8.33%) DevOps
11 4 (6.67%) Analytics
11 4 (6.67%) E-Commerce
11 4 (6.67%) Pattern Recognition
11 4 (6.67%) Product Management
12 3 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
12 3 (5.00%) SDLC
12 3 (5.00%) Service Management
13 2 (3.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (76.67%) Java
2 12 (20.00%) Apple Swift
3 9 (15.00%) C++
4 8 (13.33%) SQL
5 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
5 7 (11.67%) Objective-C
6 6 (10.00%) C
6 6 (10.00%) Python
7 3 (5.00%) C#
7 3 (5.00%) Ruby
8 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Ansible
1 3 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (1.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (6.67%) Splunk
1 4 (6.67%) Tealium
2 3 (5.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.67%) Adobe
3 1 (1.67%) Appcelerator
3 1 (1.67%) Apple
3 1 (1.67%) Google
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
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