Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 115 111
Rank change year-on-year +42 -4 -7
Contract jobs citing Android 63 35 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.78% 1.33% 1.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.16% 6.23% 6.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 20 30
Leeds median daily rate £420 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.33% +12.86% +3.70%
10th Percentile £209 £306 £274
90th Percentile £513 £445 £486
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +15.07% +4.29% +11.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 9
Leeds median hourly rate - £32.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -27.78% -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £32.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year - +4.00% -5.30%

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 445 562 719
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 19.63% 21.43% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 363 439
Leeds median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% +20.00%
10th Percentile £209 £245 £195
90th Percentile £543 £560 £525
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 22 56
Leeds median hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.41% +8.00% -5.30%
10th Percentile £10.30 £10.10 £9.08
90th Percentile £26.30 £24.88 £18.75
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £13.25 £12.75
% change year-on-year -5.66% +3.92% +6.25%

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 November 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 23 November 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 34 (53.97%) Android Development
2 30 (47.62%) Java
3 29 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (46.03%) Apple iOS
4 26 (41.27%) Windows
5 25 (39.68%) Mobile App
6 20 (31.75%) Android SDK
7 19 (30.16%) iOS Development
8 14 (22.22%) Android Studio
8 14 (22.22%) Git (software)
8 14 (22.22%) TDD
9 13 (20.63%) Unit Testing
9 13 (20.63%) HTML
9 13 (20.63%) Kotlin
10 12 (19.05%) RxJava
10 12 (19.05%) BDD
10 12 (19.05%) PHP
10 12 (19.05%) OOP
10 12 (19.05%) Apple
10 12 (19.05%) Finance
11 11 (17.46%) Scrum
11 11 (17.46%) RESTful
11 11 (17.46%) Gradle
12 8 (12.70%) Office 365
12 8 (12.70%) Open Source
12 8 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (12.70%) PowerShell
12 8 (12.70%) LTE
12 8 (12.70%) Programme Management
12 8 (12.70%) 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 6 (9.52%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.59%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.70%) Office 365
2 3 (4.76%) GitHub
3 2 (3.17%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.70%) 3G
1 8 (12.70%) Cisco IOS
1 8 (12.70%) GPRS
1 8 (12.70%) GSM
1 8 (12.70%) LAN
1 8 (12.70%) LTE
1 8 (12.70%) SGSN
1 8 (12.70%) VPN
1 8 (12.70%) WAN
1 8 (12.70%) Wireless
2 1 (1.59%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 14 (22.22%) Android Studio
1 14 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 11 (17.46%) Gradle
3 6 (9.52%) JIRA
4 5 (7.94%) Maven
5 4 (6.35%) AppVeyor
5 4 (6.35%) CircleCI
5 4 (6.35%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.76%) IntelliJ
6 3 (4.76%) Xcode
7 2 (3.17%) Appium
7 2 (3.17%) Calabash
8 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (19.05%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Electronics
2 8 (12.70%) Manufacturing
2 8 (12.70%) Marketing
2 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.94%) Banking
4 2 (3.17%) German Language
5 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (57.14%) Developer
2 26 (41.27%) Android Developer
3 10 (15.87%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (14.29%) iOS Developer
5 8 (12.70%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 8 (12.70%) Technical Support
6 7 (11.11%) Support Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (9.52%) iOS Android Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Mobile Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Service Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Mac Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.75%) Android SDK
2 13 (20.63%) HTML
3 12 (19.05%) RxJava
4 11 (17.46%) RESTful
5 7 (11.11%) Retrofit
6 5 (7.94%) .NET
6 5 (7.94%) iOS SDK
7 4 (6.35%) Node.js
7 4 (6.35%) React
7 4 (6.35%) Redux
7 4 (6.35%) XML
8 3 (4.76%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.17%) Hibernate
9 2 (3.17%) Spring
10 1 (1.59%) CSS
10 1 (1.59%) CSS3
10 1 (1.59%) HTML5
10 1 (1.59%) Ionic Framework
10 1 (1.59%) REST
10 1 (1.59%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 25 (39.68%) Mobile App
2 8 (12.70%) Blackberry
3 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (11.11%) BYOD
4 4 (6.35%) Media Streaming
5 3 (4.76%) User Experience
6 1 (1.59%) Chromecast
6 1 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.59%) iPad
6 1 (1.59%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 29 (46.03%) Apple iOS
2 26 (41.27%) Windows
3 8 (12.70%) Mac OS X
3 8 (12.70%) Unix
3 8 (12.70%) Windows Phone
4 6 (9.52%) Mac OS
4 6 (9.52%) Windows 10
4 6 (9.52%) Windows 7
4 6 (9.52%) Windows XP
5 3 (4.76%) Linux
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.59%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.97%) Android Development
2 29 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (30.16%) iOS Development
4 14 (22.22%) TDD
5 13 (20.63%) Unit Testing
6 12 (19.05%) BDD
6 12 (19.05%) OOP
7 11 (17.46%) Scrum
8 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (12.70%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (12.70%) ITIL
8 8 (12.70%) Open Source
8 8 (12.70%) Programme Management
9 7 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (11.11%) Test Automation
10 6 (9.52%) Coaching
10 6 (9.52%) Mobile Development
11 5 (7.94%) Pair Programming
12 4 (6.35%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 30 (47.62%) Java
2 13 (20.63%) Kotlin
3 12 (19.05%) PHP
4 8 (12.70%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.70%) PowerShell
4 8 (12.70%) VB
5 7 (11.11%) Apple Swift
6 6 (9.52%) Objective-C
7 3 (4.76%) C#
7 3 (4.76%) Python
8 2 (3.17%) C
8 2 (3.17%) C++
9 1 (1.59%) SQL
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) Apple
2 8 (12.70%) Cisco
2 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.70%) MobileIron
2 8 (12.70%) SAP
3 6 (9.52%) Citrix
3 6 (9.52%) Lotus
4 5 (7.94%) Xamarin
5 2 (3.17%) Google
5 2 (3.17%) VMware
6 1 (1.59%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.59%) Reuters