The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for Android skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Android over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 58 42
Rank change year-on-year +11 -16  
Contract jobs citing Android 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.89% 0.36% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.15% 1.13% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £335 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.28% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £331
% change year-on-year +3.44% +9.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.03 £14.85
% change year-on-year +12.81% +108.92%  

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 127 177 78
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 28.16% 32.07% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 126 40
Median daily rate £425 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +60.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £288 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +5.47% +8.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 13
Median hourly rate £13.00 £20.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.98% +90.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.50 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £27.65 £19.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +6.45%  

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing Android as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Android in South Yorkshire

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in South Yorkshire

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android in South Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in South Yorkshire

Android
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +6 4 £335 -25.55%
Android
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Android.

1 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) NHS
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Back Office
3 1 (20.00%) MVC

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Play
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Delivery Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Apple TV
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) SEO
2 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Apple
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Xamarin