Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 83 98
Rank change year-on-year -28 +15 +29
Contract jobs citing Android 55 72 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.61% 2.38% 1.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.55% 12.77% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 45 43
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £420 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +15.86% +3.57%
10th Percentile £264 £209 £248
90th Percentile £487 £508 £436
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £420 £350
% change year-on-year -4.76% +20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.00 - £32.50
10th Percentile £8.80 - £23.25
90th Percentile £28.55 - £41.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.00 - £32.50

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 643 564 675
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 18.77% 18.61% 19.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 358 415
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £217 £175 £213
90th Percentile £550 £543 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 44 33
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.81 £9.00
90th Percentile £21.50 £19.85 £24.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £14.48
% change year-on-year +11.54% -10.22% +15.84%

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 12 December 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 12 December 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 -20 38 £400 -4.76% 27
Batley - 3 £450 -
Bradford -22 2 £376 -12.50% 2
Brighouse - 1 £263 -
Huddersfield - 1 £400 - 2
Android
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 27 (49.09%) Apple iOS
2 24 (43.64%) Android Development
3 15 (27.27%) Mobile App
4 14 (25.45%) User Experience
5 13 (23.64%) iOS Development
5 13 (23.64%) Java
5 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
5 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (20.00%) Banking
6 11 (20.00%) JSON
6 11 (20.00%) Microservices
6 11 (20.00%) DevOps
6 11 (20.00%) Node.js
6 11 (20.00%) REST
6 11 (20.00%) React
6 11 (20.00%) Redux
7 10 (18.18%) npm
7 10 (18.18%) Jest
7 10 (18.18%) webpack
7 10 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
7 10 (18.18%) Babel
7 10 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 10 (18.18%) Workflow
7 10 (18.18%) DOM
7 10 (18.18%) Windows
7 10 (18.18%) Linux
7 10 (18.18%) IntelliJ
7 10 (18.18%) Benchmarking
8 9 (16.36%) Active Directory

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 7 (12.73%) Skype for Business
2 5 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.82%) CMS
3 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Sage 200
1 1 (1.82%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.18%) npm
2 3 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.45%) Office 365
3 2 (3.64%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.64%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (3.64%) Serverless
4 1 (1.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.55%) Skype
2 5 (9.09%) Internet
2 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.27%) DLNA
3 4 (7.27%) UPnP
3 4 (7.27%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.82%) DHCP
4 1 (1.82%) DNS
4 1 (1.82%) Firewall
4 1 (1.82%) FTP
4 1 (1.82%) LAN
4 1 (1.82%) VoIP
4 1 (1.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
1 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.82%) Firebird
2 1 (1.82%) MySQL
2 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Babel
1 10 (18.18%) IntelliJ
1 10 (18.18%) webpack
2 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.91%) JUnit
3 5 (9.09%) Android Studio
4 4 (7.27%) GCC
4 4 (7.27%) GDB
4 4 (7.27%) GoogleTest
4 4 (7.27%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.27%) Mockito
5 3 (5.45%) Maven
6 2 (3.64%) Hamcrest
6 2 (3.64%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.82%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (1.82%) JIRA
7 1 (1.82%) Xcode
General
1 11 (20.00%) Banking
2 7 (12.73%) Finance
3 4 (7.27%) Electronics
4 2 (3.64%) Marketing
4 2 (3.64%) Retail
5 1 (1.82%) Advertising
5 1 (1.82%) Law
5 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (45.45%) Developer
2 9 (16.36%) UI Developer
3 8 (14.55%) Android Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Embedded Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Software Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) IT Technician
5 5 (9.09%) React Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) iOS Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Android Tester
8 2 (3.64%) AWS Developer
8 2 (3.64%) iOS Android Developer
8 2 (3.64%) iOS Tester
8 2 (3.64%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Mobile Test Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.00%) JSON
1 11 (20.00%) Node.js
1 11 (20.00%) React
1 11 (20.00%) Redux
1 11 (20.00%) REST
2 10 (18.18%) AngularJS
2 10 (18.18%) DOM
2 10 (18.18%) Jest
2 10 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (7.27%) JNI
3 4 (7.27%) Qt
3 4 (7.27%) STL
4 3 (5.45%) HTML
4 3 (5.45%) Spring
5 2 (3.64%) React Native
5 2 (3.64%) RESTful
5 2 (3.64%) SOAP
5 2 (3.64%) Web Services
5 2 (3.64%) XML
6 1 (1.82%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 14 (25.45%) User Experience
3 9 (16.36%) iPhone
4 7 (12.73%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (7.27%) MPEG
6 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.82%) CCTV
6 1 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.82%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.82%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 27 (49.09%) Apple iOS
2 10 (18.18%) Linux
2 10 (18.18%) Windows
3 9 (16.36%) Windows 10
4 7 (12.73%) Windows 7
5 6 (10.91%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.82%) Android TV
6 1 (1.82%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (43.64%) Android Development
2 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (23.64%) iOS Development
3 11 (20.00%) DevOps
3 11 (20.00%) Microservices
4 10 (18.18%) Benchmarking
4 10 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
4 10 (18.18%) Workflow
5 8 (14.55%) OO
6 7 (12.73%) Scrum
6 7 (12.73%) TDD
7 6 (10.91%) Software Engineering
8 5 (9.09%) Mobile First
8 5 (9.09%) Multithreading
8 5 (9.09%) OOP
8 5 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
9 4 (7.27%) UML
9 4 (7.27%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.64%) Java
1 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (12.73%) C
3 6 (10.91%) C++
4 3 (5.45%) Apple Swift
5 2 (3.64%) Java 8
5 2 (3.64%) Objective-C
5 2 (3.64%) PHP
6 1 (1.82%) C#
6 1 (1.82%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.82%) ES6
6 1 (1.82%) Python
6 1 (1.82%) Ruby
6 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.82%) Degree
1 1 (1.82%) ISEB
1 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 9 (16.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) Docker
2 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) Google
1 5 (9.09%) IBM
2 4 (7.27%) Xamarin
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle
5 1 (1.82%) Meraki
5 1 (1.82%) Sage
5 1 (1.82%) Spiceworks
5 1 (1.82%) VMware