Period
to 6 July 2020

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 6 July 2020 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
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 46 82 62
Rank change year-on-year +36 -20 -5
Contract jobs citing Android 5 10 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.42% 1.07% 1.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.58% 4.72% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 5
Median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +26.87%
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £370 £425
% change year-on-year +8.11% -12.94% +25.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £12.00 -

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 Sheffield with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 76 212 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 21.59% 22.60% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 139 111
Median daily rate £425 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% -1.73%
10th Percentile £309 £325 £230
90th Percentile £738 £550 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £475 £413
% change year-on-year -10.53% +15.15% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 13
Median hourly rate £15.75 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.45% +39.26%
10th Percentile £12.09 £11.17 £10.75
90th Percentile £18.38 £31.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.51
% change year-on-year +6.67% -14.33% +40.02%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in Sheffield

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Android in Sheffield.

Daily rate trend for Android in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 6 July 2020, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Android.

1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
1 3 (60.00%) Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Azure
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
1 3 (60.00%) Java