Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 81 100
Rank change year-on-year -22 +19 +53
Contract jobs citing Android 62 67 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.78% 2.36% 1.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.76% 12.88% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 36 56
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £363 £266 £304
90th Percentile £453 £453 £516
Yorkshire median daily rate £394 £400 £365
% change year-on-year -1.56% +9.59% +5.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £10.00 - £19.75
10th Percentile £8.70 - £17.00
90th Percentile £14.65 - £37.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 - £19.75

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 576 520 851
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.58% 18.32% 21.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 300 563
West Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +5.00% +9.59%
10th Percentile £219 £213 £250
90th Percentile £550 £550 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 40 26
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +3.85% -6.27%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.34 £8.66
90th Percentile £18.80 £25.70 £20.38
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.07 £12.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +12.54% -13.79% +11.54%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -23 51 £393 -1.75% 27
Bradford -15 2 £375 -12.79% 3
Android
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 45 (72.58%) Apple iOS
2 22 (35.48%) Java
3 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (25.81%) Android Development
5 15 (24.19%) iOS Development
6 14 (22.58%) User Experience
6 14 (22.58%) Windows
7 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
8 12 (19.35%) Internet
8 12 (19.35%) Banking
8 12 (19.35%) Node.js
8 12 (19.35%) Git (software)
8 12 (19.35%) Microservices
9 11 (17.74%) Windows 10
9 11 (17.74%) DevOps
9 11 (17.74%) IntelliJ
9 11 (17.74%) Active Directory
10 10 (16.13%) Linux
10 10 (16.13%) Test Automation
11 9 (14.52%) JSON
11 9 (14.52%) Telecoms
11 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (14.52%) REST
11 9 (14.52%) Jenkins
11 9 (14.52%) Mobile Development
11 9 (14.52%) Appium
11 9 (14.52%) React
11 9 (14.52%) Redux
12 8 (12.90%) npm
12 8 (12.90%) Babel

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 5 (8.06%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.23%) InVision
1 2 (3.23%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) npm
2 6 (9.68%) Office 365
3 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.35%) Internet
2 5 (8.06%) Skype
3 3 (4.84%) DLNA
3 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.84%) UPnP
3 3 (4.84%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (1.61%) MySQL
1 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (19.35%) Git (software)
2 11 (17.74%) IntelliJ
3 9 (14.52%) Appium
3 9 (14.52%) Jenkins
4 8 (12.90%) Babel
4 8 (12.90%) webpack
5 7 (11.29%) Android Studio
5 7 (11.29%) Cucumber
6 6 (9.68%) JUnit
7 4 (6.45%) Selenium
7 4 (6.45%) SoapUI
7 4 (6.45%) Xcode
8 3 (4.84%) Eclipse
8 3 (4.84%) fastlane
8 3 (4.84%) GCC
8 3 (4.84%) GDB
8 3 (4.84%) GoogleTest
8 3 (4.84%) Gradle
8 3 (4.84%) Mockito
9 2 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (19.35%) Banking
2 9 (14.52%) Telecoms
3 8 (12.90%) Finance
4 3 (4.84%) Electronics
4 3 (4.84%) Retail
5 2 (3.23%) Automotive
6 1 (1.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) Developer
2 8 (12.90%) Android Developer
3 7 (11.29%) iOS Developer
3 7 (11.29%) UI Developer
4 6 (9.68%) 1st Line Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (9.68%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) Analyst
4 6 (9.68%) Mobile Tester
4 6 (9.68%) Software Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) Test Analyst
4 6 (9.68%) Tester
5 5 (8.06%) Mobile Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Embedded Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Functional Tester
6 4 (6.45%) iOS Tester
6 4 (6.45%) IT Technician
6 4 (6.45%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.35%) Node.js
2 9 (14.52%) JSON
2 9 (14.52%) React
2 9 (14.52%) Redux
2 9 (14.52%) REST
3 8 (12.90%) AngularJS
3 8 (12.90%) DOM
3 8 (12.90%) Jest
3 8 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (9.68%) RESTful
4 6 (9.68%) Web Services
5 3 (4.84%) JNI
5 3 (4.84%) Qt
5 3 (4.84%) STL
5 3 (4.84%) XML
6 2 (3.23%) .NET
6 2 (3.23%) HTML
6 2 (3.23%) React Native
6 2 (3.23%) SOAP
6 2 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) User Experience
2 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (12.90%) iPhone
4 7 (11.29%) Mobile App
5 5 (8.06%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (4.84%) MPEG
6 3 (4.84%) NHS
7 2 (3.23%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.61%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.61%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 45 (72.58%) Apple iOS
2 14 (22.58%) Windows
3 11 (17.74%) Windows 10
4 10 (16.13%) Linux
5 6 (9.68%) Mac OS
6 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
7 4 (6.45%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (25.81%) Android Development
3 15 (24.19%) iOS Development
4 12 (19.35%) Microservices
5 11 (17.74%) DevOps
6 10 (16.13%) Test Automation
7 9 (14.52%) Mobile Development
8 8 (12.90%) Benchmarking
8 8 (12.90%) Translating Business Requirements
8 8 (12.90%) Workflow
9 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering
9 7 (11.29%) TDD
10 6 (9.68%) BDD
10 6 (9.68%) Change Management
10 6 (9.68%) OO
10 6 (9.68%) Service Management
10 6 (9.68%) Test Scripting
11 5 (8.06%) Functional Testing
11 5 (8.06%) Software Testing
12 4 (6.45%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 22 (35.48%) Java
2 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.68%) C
3 6 (9.68%) C++
4 5 (8.06%) PHP
5 4 (6.45%) C#
6 3 (4.84%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.23%) Apple Swift
7 2 (3.23%) Python
8 1 (1.61%) ES6
8 1 (1.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) ISEB
1 3 (4.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (17.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (6.45%) Google
2 3 (4.84%) Xamarin