Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 28 July 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 73 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 - -
Contract jobs citing Android 11 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.73% 0.24% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.43% 0.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Sheffield median daily rate £335 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.67% - -
South Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £375 -
% change year-on-year -10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Sheffield with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 171 225 114
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 26.84% 26.56% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 181 68
Sheffield median daily rate £440 £500 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +56.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £111 £313 £124
90th Percentile £600 £700 £529
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £288
% change year-on-year -5.56% +56.52% +2.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 15
Sheffield median hourly rate £11.75 £27.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.27% +120.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £9.21 £26.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £16.53 £28.75 £16.20
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.25 £24.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year -45.92% +96.00% -9.70%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in Sheffield

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Android in Sheffield.

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Android.

1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (63.64%) Blackberry
3 6 (54.55%) VPN
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (54.55%) BYOD
4 5 (45.45%) Mac OS
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
4 5 (45.45%) Citrix
4 5 (45.45%) Lotus
4 5 (45.45%) IBM Notes
4 5 (45.45%) Coaching
4 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (36.36%) Banking
5 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
6 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
6 3 (27.27%) .NET
6 3 (27.27%) C#
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (18.18%) REST
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) Xamarin
8 1 (9.09%) HTML5
8 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (9.09%) Retail
8 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 5 (45.45%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco IOS
1 6 (54.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Back Office
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Mac Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Deskside Support
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) CSS3
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) NativeScript
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Blackberry
2 6 (54.55%) BYOD
3 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
5 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Mac OS
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Coaching
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) SEO
3 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
2 1 (9.09%) XAML
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) Citrix
3 5 (45.45%) Lotus
4 2 (18.18%) Xamarin
5 1 (9.09%) Bloomberg
5 1 (9.09%) Reuters