Period
to 24 November 2020

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 24 November 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 23 57 70
Rank change year-on-year +34 +13 -11
Contract jobs citing Android 2 15 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.93% 1.94% 0.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.88% 7.18% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 3
Median daily rate £350 £370 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.28% -13.06% +25.00%
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -73.33% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £12.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year +191.67% +9.09% -

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 34 209 201
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 15.74% 27.04% 22.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 133 125
Median daily rate £338 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +9.09% -2.94%
10th Percentile £129 £140 £271
90th Percentile £461 £575 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £393
% change year-on-year +3.23% -1.27% -6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 20 15
Median hourly rate - £15.68 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.00% +3.70%
Median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £14.17
% change year-on-year +13.33% +5.89% +8.96%

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 24 November 2020. 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 +33 2 £350 -5.41% 6
Android
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Android.

1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Bug Management
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
1 2 (100.00%) GitLab
1 2 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (50.00%) REST Assured
2 1 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (50.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (50.00%) API Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) GitLab
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Appium
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) FitNesse
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) JBehave
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) REST Assured
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Bug Management
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) API Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ATDD
2 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Kotlin
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle