Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 26 May 2018 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 > West Yorkshire
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 64 119
Rank change year-on-year -9 +55 -5
Contract jobs citing Android 97 90 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.84% 3.22% 1.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.17% 16.30% 6.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 66 38
West Yorkshire median daily rate £416 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.06% -3.03% +21.32%
10th Percentile £289 £266 £319
90th Percentile £813 £475 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +14.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £47.50 - £17.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 - £17.00

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 600 552 877
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 17.55% 19.77% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 328 572
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £410 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.61% +2.37% +14.43%
10th Percentile £213 £225 £263
90th Percentile £550 £538 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 43 36
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.07 £11.25 £12.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.04% -6.64% -22.26%
10th Percentile £10.63 £9.34 £8.54
90th Percentile £25.13 £20.50 £19.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.25 £12.75
% change year-on-year +18.37% -3.92% -3.77%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in West Yorkshire

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in West Yorkshire

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android in West Yorkshire

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in West Yorkshire

Android
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 26 May 2018. 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
Leeds -17 80 £400 - 17
Halifax +4 5 £800 +93.94% 1
Bradford -4 5 £425 -0.58% 3
Android
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Android.

1 73 (75.26%) Apple iOS
2 49 (50.52%) Java
3 47 (48.45%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (29.90%) Test Automation
5 28 (28.87%) Git (software)
6 27 (27.84%) DevOps
7 24 (24.74%) .NET
8 23 (23.71%) Xamarin
8 23 (23.71%) Node.js
9 22 (22.68%) Mobile Development
10 21 (21.65%) Microservices
11 20 (20.62%) Android Development
11 20 (20.62%) Jenkins
12 17 (17.53%) Mobile App
12 17 (17.53%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (17.53%) JavaScript
12 17 (17.53%) PHP
13 15 (15.46%) C#
13 15 (15.46%) REST
13 15 (15.46%) Microsoft Azure
14 14 (14.43%) iOS Development
14 14 (14.43%) QA
15 13 (13.40%) Finance
15 13 (13.40%) Banking
15 13 (13.40%) HTML
16 12 (12.37%) Amazon AWS
16 12 (12.37%) CSS
16 12 (12.37%) Web Services
16 12 (12.37%) XML
16 12 (12.37%) TDD

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 3 (3.09%) nginx
2 2 (2.06%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.03%) Confluence
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.03%) InVision
1 1 (1.03%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (12.37%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.12%) Office 365
4 2 (2.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.19%) Internet
2 5 (5.15%) SMS
3 4 (4.12%) 2G
4 3 (3.09%) AMQP
4 3 (3.09%) BIG-IP
5 2 (2.06%) SAN
5 2 (2.06%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.31%) MySQL
1 10 (10.31%) NoSQL
2 9 (9.28%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (5.15%) Cloud Spanner
4 5 (5.15%) NewSQL
4 5 (5.15%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.09%) Couchbase
5 3 (3.09%) Redis
5 3 (3.09%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.06%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.06%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.06%) HBase
6 2 (2.06%) SQLite
7 1 (1.03%) Big Data
7 1 (1.03%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 28 (28.87%) Git (software)
2 20 (20.62%) Jenkins
3 11 (11.34%) Appium
4 9 (9.28%) JIRA
5 8 (8.25%) Cucumber
5 8 (8.25%) SpecFlow
6 7 (7.22%) Android Studio
7 6 (6.19%) Gradle
7 6 (6.19%) JIRA Agile
7 6 (6.19%) Maven
7 6 (6.19%) Selenium
8 5 (5.15%) IntelliJ
9 4 (4.12%) JUnit
9 4 (4.12%) Xcode
10 3 (3.09%) Bitbucket
10 3 (3.09%) Eclipse
10 3 (3.09%) fastlane
10 3 (3.09%) Subversion
10 3 (3.09%) TeamCity
10 3 (3.09%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (13.40%) Banking
1 13 (13.40%) Finance
2 9 (9.28%) Retail
3 7 (7.22%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.09%) Games
5 1 (1.03%) Automotive
5 1 (1.03%) Electronics
5 1 (1.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (39.18%) Developer
2 16 (16.49%) Architect
3 13 (13.40%) Analyst
3 13 (13.40%) Android Developer
3 13 (13.40%) Mobile Developer
3 13 (13.40%) Test Analyst
4 11 (11.34%) Applications Architect
5 10 (10.31%) iOS Developer
6 9 (9.28%) Xamarin Developer
7 7 (7.22%) Automation Test Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) Mobile Test Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) iOS Android Developer
9 5 (5.15%) Java Engineer
10 4 (4.12%) 1st Line Engineer
10 4 (4.12%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 4 (4.12%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.12%) JavaScript Engineer
10 4 (4.12%) NoSQL Engineer
10 4 (4.12%) Test Automation Engineer
10 4 (4.12%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (24.74%) .NET
2 23 (23.71%) Node.js
3 15 (15.46%) REST
4 13 (13.40%) HTML
5 12 (12.37%) CSS
5 12 (12.37%) Web Services
5 12 (12.37%) XML
6 10 (10.31%) Spring
7 9 (9.28%) AngularJS
7 9 (9.28%) React
7 9 (9.28%) React Native
8 8 (8.25%) RESTful
9 7 (7.22%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (7.22%) HTML5
9 7 (7.22%) SOAP
10 6 (6.19%) Akka
10 6 (6.19%) Angular 2
10 6 (6.19%) CSS3
10 6 (6.19%) JSON
11 5 (5.15%) Electron Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.53%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (17.53%) Mobile App
2 7 (7.22%) iPhone
3 6 (6.19%) User Experience
4 3 (3.09%) NHS
5 2 (2.06%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.06%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.03%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.03%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.03%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 73 (75.26%) Apple iOS
2 10 (10.31%) Linux
3 8 (8.25%) Windows
4 4 (4.12%) Mac OS
4 4 (4.12%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.03%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (48.45%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (29.90%) Test Automation
3 27 (27.84%) DevOps
4 22 (22.68%) Mobile Development
5 21 (21.65%) Microservices
6 20 (20.62%) Android Development
7 14 (14.43%) iOS Development
8 12 (12.37%) TDD
9 11 (11.34%) BDD
9 11 (11.34%) Data Modelling
10 10 (10.31%) Co-Creation
11 8 (8.25%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (8.25%) Scrum
12 7 (7.22%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 7 (7.22%) Test Scripting
13 6 (6.19%) MVC
14 5 (5.15%) OO
14 5 (5.15%) Software Engineering
14 5 (5.15%) Software Testing
14 5 (5.15%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 49 (50.52%) Java
2 17 (17.53%) JavaScript
2 17 (17.53%) PHP
3 15 (15.46%) C#
4 8 (8.25%) SQL
5 7 (7.22%) ES6
6 5 (5.15%) Objective-C
7 4 (4.12%) C++
8 3 (3.09%) C
9 2 (2.06%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.03%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.03%) Python
10 1 (1.03%) Ruby
10 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.03%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (4.12%) ISEB
1 4 (4.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (4.12%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.12%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.43%) QA
2 10 (10.31%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.12%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.12%) Docker
2 3 (3.09%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (3.09%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.03%) Ansible
2 1 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (23.71%) Xamarin
2 3 (3.09%) F5
2 3 (3.09%) Google
3 2 (2.06%) Perforce
4 1 (1.03%) Capita
4 1 (1.03%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle
4 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com