Period
to 17 May 2021

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 6 months to 17 May 2021 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
6 months to
17 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 36 46 88
Rank change year-on-year +10 +42 -14
Contract jobs citing Android 4 7 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.07% 1.61% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.35% 7.22% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 2
10th Percentile " " "
25th Percentile £113 " £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £125 £400 £375
Median % change year-on-year -68.75% +6.67% +1.69%
75th Percentile £138 £469 £388
90th Percentile " £538 "
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +2.50% -5.88% +6.25%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 92 97 241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 24.53% 22.25% 23.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 60 173
10th Percentile £120 £294 £137
25th Percentile £218 £400 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £375 £425 £475
Median % change year-on-year -11.76% -10.53% +11.76%
75th Percentile £475 £591 £550
90th Percentile £484 £715 "
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 18
10th Percentile £14.23 £13.00 £11.23
25th Percentile £18.16 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate £22.00 £16.50 £14.70
Median % change year-on-year +33.33% +12.28% +3.12%
75th Percentile £23.31 £18.25 £28.98
90th Percentile £31.13 £18.90 £31.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33% +4.35%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in South Yorkshire

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Daily rate trend for Android in South Yorkshire

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Android in South Yorkshire.

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 6 months to 17 May 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +12 3 £125 -68.75% 3
Android
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 May 2021, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Android.

1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Game Development
2 2 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (50.00%) Maya
2 2 (50.00%) 3ds Max
2 2 (50.00%) Xbox
2 2 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (50.00%) Unreal Engine
2 2 (50.00%) PlayStation
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Nessus
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Azure
3 1 (25.00%) AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management

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 2 (50.00%) 3ds Max
1 2 (50.00%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft 365
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) C# Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Games Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) Games Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) Maya Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 2 (50.00%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) PlayStation
1 2 (50.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Game Development
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (25.00%) Nessus
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) SAP