Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 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 > West Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 101 133
Rank change year-on-year +14 +32 -30
Contract jobs citing Android 71 69 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.36% 1.94% 1.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.41% 9.65% 5.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 49 31
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.07% +4.29% +11.82%
10th Percentile £209 £263 £298
90th Percentile £509 £466 £438
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 10
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £32.50 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.00% -5.30%
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £32.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year - +4.00% -5.30%

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 572 715 1006
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 19.03% 20.09% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 447 575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £195 £225 £205
90th Percentile £538 £526 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 29 100
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.41% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.75 £8.96
90th Percentile £20.60 £24.00 £22.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.48 £12.50
% change year-on-year -10.22% +15.84% -3.85%

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 25 November 2017.

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 25 November 2017. 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 +35 63 £420 +7.69% 10
Bradford +5 5 £430 +13.16% 1
Android
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Android.

1 36 (50.70%) Android Development
2 32 (45.07%) Apple iOS
2 32 (45.07%) Java
2 32 (45.07%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (39.44%) Mobile App
4 27 (38.03%) Windows
5 20 (28.17%) iOS Development
5 20 (28.17%) Android SDK
6 15 (21.13%) Android Studio
6 15 (21.13%) TDD
6 15 (21.13%) Git (software)
7 13 (18.31%) Unit Testing
7 13 (18.31%) Finance
7 13 (18.31%) HTML
7 13 (18.31%) BDD
7 13 (18.31%) Kotlin
8 12 (16.90%) Gradle
8 12 (16.90%) RxJava
8 12 (16.90%) PHP
8 12 (16.90%) OOP
8 12 (16.90%) Apple
8 12 (16.90%) Scrum
9 11 (15.49%) RESTful
10 9 (12.68%) AirWatch
10 9 (12.68%) Microsoft
10 9 (12.68%) JavaScript
11 8 (11.27%) VB
11 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Office
11 8 (11.27%) SAP
11 8 (11.27%) ITIL

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 6 (8.45%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.41%) Confluence
2 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.27%) Office 365
2 4 (5.63%) GitHub
3 2 (2.82%) Google Play
4 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.41%) PaaS
4 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) 3G
1 8 (11.27%) Cisco IOS
1 8 (11.27%) GPRS
1 8 (11.27%) GSM
1 8 (11.27%) LAN
1 8 (11.27%) LTE
1 8 (11.27%) SGSN
1 8 (11.27%) VPN
1 8 (11.27%) WAN
1 8 (11.27%) Wireless
2 1 (1.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 15 (21.13%) Android Studio
1 15 (21.13%) Git (software)
2 12 (16.90%) Gradle
3 7 (9.86%) JIRA
3 7 (9.86%) Maven
4 5 (7.04%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.63%) AppVeyor
5 4 (5.63%) CircleCI
5 4 (5.63%) IntelliJ
6 3 (4.23%) Xcode
7 2 (2.82%) Appium
7 2 (2.82%) Calabash
8 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.41%) JUnit
8 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (18.31%) Finance
2 8 (11.27%) Electronics
2 8 (11.27%) Manufacturing
2 8 (11.27%) Marketing
2 8 (11.27%) Telecoms
3 7 (9.86%) Banking
4 3 (4.23%) Retail
5 2 (2.82%) German Language
6 1 (1.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (54.93%) Developer
2 28 (39.44%) Android Developer
3 10 (14.08%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (14.08%) iOS Developer
4 8 (11.27%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 8 (11.27%) Technical Support
5 7 (9.86%) iOS Android Developer
5 7 (9.86%) Support Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (8.45%) Mobile Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Service Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Mac Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Windows Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Windows Support Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.17%) Android SDK
2 13 (18.31%) HTML
3 12 (16.90%) RxJava
4 11 (15.49%) RESTful
5 7 (9.86%) Retrofit
6 5 (7.04%) .NET
6 5 (7.04%) iOS SDK
6 5 (7.04%) Node.js
6 5 (7.04%) XML
7 4 (5.63%) React
7 4 (5.63%) Redux
8 3 (4.23%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.23%) REST
8 3 (4.23%) Spring
9 2 (2.82%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.41%) CSS
10 1 (1.41%) CSS3
10 1 (1.41%) HTML5
10 1 (1.41%) Kafka
10 1 (1.41%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 28 (39.44%) Mobile App
2 8 (11.27%) Blackberry
3 7 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.86%) BYOD
4 4 (5.63%) Media Streaming
5 3 (4.23%) User Experience
6 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.41%) Chromecast
6 1 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.41%) iPad
6 1 (1.41%) IPTV
6 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (45.07%) Apple iOS
2 27 (38.03%) Windows
3 8 (11.27%) Mac OS X
3 8 (11.27%) Unix
3 8 (11.27%) Windows Phone
4 6 (8.45%) Mac OS
4 6 (8.45%) Windows 10
4 6 (8.45%) Windows 7
4 6 (8.45%) Windows XP
5 3 (4.23%) Linux
6 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.41%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.70%) Android Development
2 32 (45.07%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (28.17%) iOS Development
4 15 (21.13%) TDD
5 13 (18.31%) BDD
5 13 (18.31%) Unit Testing
6 12 (16.90%) OOP
6 12 (16.90%) Scrum
7 8 (11.27%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (11.27%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (11.27%) ITIL
7 8 (11.27%) Open Source
7 8 (11.27%) Programme Management
8 7 (9.86%) Coaching
8 7 (9.86%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (9.86%) Test Automation
9 6 (8.45%) Mobile Development
10 5 (7.04%) Pair Programming
11 4 (5.63%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.07%) Java
2 13 (18.31%) Kotlin
3 12 (16.90%) PHP
4 9 (12.68%) JavaScript
5 8 (11.27%) PowerShell
5 8 (11.27%) VB
6 7 (9.86%) Apple Swift
7 6 (8.45%) Objective-C
8 4 (5.63%) C#
9 3 (4.23%) Python
10 2 (2.82%) C
10 2 (2.82%) C++
11 1 (1.41%) ES6
11 1 (1.41%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) GCP
1 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (11.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (12.68%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 12 (16.90%) Apple
2 9 (12.68%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.27%) Cisco
3 8 (11.27%) MobileIron
3 8 (11.27%) SAP
4 6 (8.45%) Citrix
4 6 (8.45%) Lotus
4 6 (8.45%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.82%) Google
5 2 (2.82%) VMware
6 1 (1.41%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.41%) Reuters