Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 57 102
Rank change year-on-year -23 +45 +10
Contract jobs citing Android 79 80 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.11% 3.81% 1.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.12% 18.31% 7.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 59 33
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +16.42%
10th Percentile £283 £311 £315
90th Percentile £550 £475 £506
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £401
% change year-on-year +6.25% -0.31% +23.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Leeds median hourly rate £47.50 - £17.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £47.50 - £17.00

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 490 437 655
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 19.31% 20.79% 22.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 280 435
Leeds median daily rate £420 £406 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.38% +1.44% +14.43%
10th Percentile £206 £263 £263
90th Percentile £550 £538 £566
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 17 21
Leeds median hourly rate £15.00 £14.20 £12.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.63% +17.36% -7.81%
10th Percentile £10.75 £9.90 £9.50
90th Percentile £38.38 £24.30 £22.25
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.07 £11.13 £12.05
% change year-on-year +26.45% -7.68% -20.98%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 61 (77.22%) Apple iOS
2 38 (48.10%) Java
3 35 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (34.18%) Git (software)
5 24 (30.38%) Test Automation
6 22 (27.85%) Xamarin
7 19 (24.05%) DevOps
7 19 (24.05%) .NET
8 18 (22.78%) Jenkins
9 17 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (21.52%) PHP
10 16 (20.25%) Node.js
11 15 (18.99%) Microsoft Azure
11 15 (18.99%) Microservices
11 15 (18.99%) Android Development
11 15 (18.99%) Mobile Development
12 14 (17.72%) C#
13 12 (15.19%) Mobile App
13 12 (15.19%) Amazon AWS
14 11 (13.92%) Appium
14 11 (13.92%) Data Modelling
15 10 (12.66%) Linux
15 10 (12.66%) SLA
15 10 (12.66%) BDD
15 10 (12.66%) Co-Creation
16 9 (11.39%) iOS Development
16 9 (11.39%) JavaScript
16 9 (11.39%) QA
17 8 (10.13%) JIRA
17 8 (10.13%) TDD

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 (3.80%) nginx
2 2 (2.53%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.27%) Confluence
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (15.19%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.06%) Office 365
4 2 (2.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) Internet
2 4 (5.06%) 2G
3 3 (3.80%) AMQP
3 3 (3.80%) BIG-IP
4 2 (2.53%) SAN
4 2 (2.53%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) MySQL
2 4 (5.06%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.80%) Couchbase
3 3 (3.80%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.80%) Redis
3 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.53%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.53%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.53%) HBase
4 2 (2.53%) SQLite
5 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.27%) Big Data
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 27 (34.18%) Git (software)
2 18 (22.78%) Jenkins
3 11 (13.92%) Appium
4 8 (10.13%) Cucumber
4 8 (10.13%) JIRA
4 8 (10.13%) SpecFlow
5 6 (7.59%) Gradle
5 6 (7.59%) JIRA Agile
5 6 (7.59%) Selenium
6 5 (6.33%) Android Studio
6 5 (6.33%) IntelliJ
6 5 (6.33%) Maven
7 4 (5.06%) JUnit
7 4 (5.06%) Xcode
8 3 (3.80%) Bitbucket
8 3 (3.80%) Eclipse
8 3 (3.80%) fastlane
8 3 (3.80%) Subversion
8 3 (3.80%) TeamCity
8 3 (3.80%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (8.86%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.59%) Banking
2 6 (7.59%) Finance
3 3 (3.80%) Games
3 3 (3.80%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Electronics
4 1 (1.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 29 (36.71%) Developer
2 15 (18.99%) Architect
3 13 (16.46%) Analyst
3 13 (16.46%) Test Analyst
4 11 (13.92%) Android Developer
4 11 (13.92%) Applications Architect
5 9 (11.39%) Xamarin Developer
6 7 (8.86%) Automation Test Analyst
6 7 (8.86%) iOS Developer
6 7 (8.86%) Mobile Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Mobile Test Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) iOS Android Developer
9 4 (5.06%) 1st Line Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (5.06%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Implementation Manager
9 4 (5.06%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Test Automation Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Test Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.05%) .NET
2 16 (20.25%) Node.js
3 8 (10.13%) HTML
3 8 (10.13%) XML
4 7 (8.86%) CSS
4 7 (8.86%) Web Services
5 6 (7.59%) JSON
5 6 (7.59%) REST
6 4 (5.06%) AngularJS
6 4 (5.06%) Kafka
6 4 (5.06%) React
6 4 (5.06%) RESTful
6 4 (5.06%) SOAP
6 4 (5.06%) Spring
7 3 (3.80%) jQuery
7 3 (3.80%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (3.80%) React Native
7 3 (3.80%) XSLT
8 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.53%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (15.19%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.59%) iPhone
4 4 (5.06%) User Experience
5 3 (3.80%) NHS
6 2 (2.53%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.27%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.27%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 61 (77.22%) Apple iOS
2 10 (12.66%) Linux
3 8 (10.13%) Windows
4 4 (5.06%) Mac OS
4 4 (5.06%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.27%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (30.38%) Test Automation
3 19 (24.05%) DevOps
4 15 (18.99%) Android Development
4 15 (18.99%) Microservices
4 15 (18.99%) Mobile Development
5 11 (13.92%) Data Modelling
6 10 (12.66%) BDD
6 10 (12.66%) Co-Creation
7 9 (11.39%) iOS Development
8 8 (10.13%) Scrum
8 8 (10.13%) TDD
9 7 (8.86%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (8.86%) Test Scripting
10 6 (7.59%) MVC
11 5 (6.33%) Software Testing
12 4 (5.06%) Change Management
12 4 (5.06%) OO
12 4 (5.06%) Performance Testing
12 4 (5.06%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (48.10%) Java
2 17 (21.52%) PHP
3 14 (17.72%) C#
4 9 (11.39%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.80%) C++
5 3 (3.80%) SQL
6 2 (2.53%) C
6 2 (2.53%) Kotlin
6 2 (2.53%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.27%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.27%) ES6
7 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.27%) Ruby
7 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.27%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (5.06%) ISEB
1 4 (5.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.66%) SLA
2 9 (11.39%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.80%) Docker
2 3 (3.80%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.27%) Ansible
2 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (27.85%) Xamarin
2 3 (3.80%) F5
3 2 (2.53%) Perforce
4 1 (1.27%) Capita
4 1 (1.27%) Google
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle
4 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com