Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 70 106
Rank change year-on-year -27 +36 +27
Contract jobs citing Android 55 70 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.21% 3.28% 1.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.06% 18.18% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 42 34
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £294 £269 £308
90th Percentile £522 £473 £488
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +13.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Leeds median hourly rate £11.00 - £17.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.00 - £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 456 385 689
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 18.33% 18.07% 23.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 240 480
Leeds median daily rate £420 £420 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.58% +15.85%
10th Percentile £213 £301 £263
90th Percentile £575 £543 £565
West Yorkshire median daily rate £406 £420 £413
% change year-on-year -3.27% +1.82% +17.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 17 21
Leeds median hourly rate £13.50 £15.86 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.88% +22.00% -5.45%
10th Percentile £10.60 £10.50 £8.58
90th Percentile £30.25 £31.10 £17.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year - +8.00% -10.71%

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 15 August 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

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Leeds over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Android in Leeds

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 44 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 24 (43.64%) Java
3 17 (30.91%) Git (software)
4 16 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (23.64%) Windows
5 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 11 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 10 (18.18%) PHP
7 10 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 10 (18.18%) Windows 10
8 9 (16.36%) Microservices
8 9 (16.36%) Appium
8 9 (16.36%) iOS Development
8 9 (16.36%) DevOps
8 9 (16.36%) Telecoms
8 9 (16.36%) Node.js
9 8 (14.55%) Internet
9 8 (14.55%) Mobile App
10 7 (12.73%) Xamarin
10 7 (12.73%) Android Development
10 7 (12.73%) Mobile Development
10 7 (12.73%) .NET
10 7 (12.73%) Finance
10 7 (12.73%) Cucumber
10 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (10.91%) BDD
11 6 (10.91%) Office 365
11 6 (10.91%) Banking

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 (7.27%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.64%) InVision
1 2 (3.64%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.91%) Office 365
3 1 (1.82%) GitHub
3 1 (1.82%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.55%) Internet
2 4 (7.27%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (1.82%) Big Data
1 1 (1.82%) MySQL
1 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (30.91%) Git (software)
2 11 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (16.36%) Appium
4 7 (12.73%) Cucumber
5 5 (9.09%) IntelliJ
6 4 (7.27%) Android Studio
6 4 (7.27%) Gradle
6 4 (7.27%) Selenium
6 4 (7.27%) SoapUI
6 4 (7.27%) Xcode
7 3 (5.45%) Bitbucket
7 3 (5.45%) Eclipse
7 3 (5.45%) fastlane
7 3 (5.45%) JUnit
8 2 (3.64%) Maven
8 2 (3.64%) SpecFlow
8 2 (3.64%) TeamCity
8 2 (3.64%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.82%) Babel
9 1 (1.82%) webpack
General
1 9 (16.36%) Telecoms
2 7 (12.73%) Finance
3 6 (10.91%) Banking
4 3 (5.45%) Retail
5 2 (3.64%) Games
6 1 (1.82%) Electronics
6 1 (1.82%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (25.45%) Developer
2 8 (14.55%) iOS Developer
3 7 (12.73%) Applications Architect
3 7 (12.73%) Architect
4 6 (10.91%) 1st Line Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (10.91%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Android Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Mobile Tester
4 6 (10.91%) Support Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Test Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Tester
5 5 (9.09%) iOS Android Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Android Tester
6 4 (7.27%) Functional Tester
6 4 (7.27%) iOS Tester
6 4 (7.27%) Mobile Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Mobile Test Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.36%) Node.js
2 7 (12.73%) .NET
3 6 (10.91%) Web Services
4 5 (9.09%) RESTful
5 3 (5.45%) CSS
5 3 (5.45%) HTML
5 3 (5.45%) REST
5 3 (5.45%) Spring
5 3 (5.45%) XML
6 2 (3.64%) JSON
6 2 (3.64%) React
6 2 (3.64%) React Native
6 2 (3.64%) Redux
6 2 (3.64%) SOAP
7 1 (1.82%) Android SDK
7 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.82%) Chai
7 1 (1.82%) Jest
7 1 (1.82%) RxJava
7 1 (1.82%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.55%) Mobile App
3 6 (10.91%) iPhone
3 6 (10.91%) User Experience
4 4 (7.27%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (5.45%) NHS
6 1 (1.82%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.82%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 44 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 13 (23.64%) Windows
3 10 (18.18%) Windows 10
4 6 (10.91%) Linux
4 6 (10.91%) Mac OS
5 4 (7.27%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.82%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 9 (16.36%) DevOps
3 9 (16.36%) iOS Development
3 9 (16.36%) Microservices
4 7 (12.73%) Android Development
4 7 (12.73%) Mobile Development
5 6 (10.91%) BDD
5 6 (10.91%) Change Management
5 6 (10.91%) Data Modelling
5 6 (10.91%) Service Management
5 6 (10.91%) Test Scripting
6 5 (9.09%) Co-Creation
6 5 (9.09%) Functional Testing
6 5 (9.09%) Software Testing
6 5 (9.09%) TDD
7 4 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.27%) Performance Testing
7 4 (7.27%) Scrum
8 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (43.64%) Java
2 10 (18.18%) PHP
3 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.27%) C#
5 3 (5.45%) Apple Swift
5 3 (5.45%) C++
5 3 (5.45%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.82%) C
6 1 (1.82%) ES6
6 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) ISEB
1 3 (5.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Xamarin
2 1 (1.82%) Capita