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 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 90 83
Rank change year-on-year +40 -7  
Contract jobs citing Android 50 26 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.72% 1.33% 1.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.30% 6.55% 7.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 19 9
Median daily rate £413 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +19.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £313 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £328
% change year-on-year +3.44% +10.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.03 £14.85
% change year-on-year +12.81% +108.92%  

Android is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Contract Operating System Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 289 397 384
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 21.52% 20.36% 20.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 250 214
Median daily rate £413 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +5.47% +8.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 23 43
Median hourly rate £11.25 £12.10 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.02% -27.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.68 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing Android as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +24 42 £413 +6.45% 13
Bradford - 5 £428 - 1
Halifax - 2 £413 -
Android
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 45 (62.50%) Java
2 42 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (58.33%) Android Development
3 33 (45.83%) Mobile App
4 32 (44.44%) Apple iOS
5 25 (34.72%) Android SDK
6 24 (33.33%) User Experience
7 19 (26.39%) RESTful
7 19 (26.39%) Scrum
7 19 (26.39%) OO
8 17 (23.61%) TDD
8 17 (23.61%) iOS Development
9 16 (22.22%) BDD
9 16 (22.22%) Unit Testing
10 15 (20.83%) Android Studio
11 14 (19.44%) Jenkins
11 14 (19.44%) Apple Swift
12 13 (18.06%) OOD
13 12 (16.67%) Finance
13 12 (16.67%) Git (software)
14 11 (15.28%) JIRA
14 11 (15.28%) Web Services
14 11 (15.28%) SQL
15 10 (13.89%) C++
15 10 (13.89%) Windows
15 10 (13.89%) Software Engineering
16 9 (12.50%) Linux
16 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
17 8 (11.11%) Project Management
17 8 (11.11%) Cucumber

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 4 (5.56%) Mule
1 4 (5.56%) Skype for Business
2 3 (4.17%) Confluence
2 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.78%) IIS
4 1 (1.39%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.39%) MS Office
1 1 (1.39%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.78%) Google Play
1 2 (2.78%) iTunes
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.39%) Office 365
2 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) DHCP
1 2 (2.78%) DNS
1 2 (2.78%) HTTP
2 1 (1.39%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.39%) Firewall
2 1 (1.39%) FTP
2 1 (1.39%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.39%) SMTP
2 1 (1.39%) SSL
2 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.39%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (20.83%) Android Studio
2 14 (19.44%) Jenkins
3 12 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 11 (15.28%) JIRA
5 8 (11.11%) Cucumber
6 7 (9.72%) Eclipse
6 7 (9.72%) Xcode
7 5 (6.94%) Visual Studio
8 3 (4.17%) Maven
9 2 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (2.78%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.78%) Vagrant
10 1 (1.39%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (1.39%) Appium
10 1 (1.39%) Axure RP
10 1 (1.39%) Calabash
10 1 (1.39%) GoogleTest
10 1 (1.39%) JUnit
10 1 (1.39%) Mockito
10 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Retail
2 6 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.56%) Banking
3 4 (5.56%) Electronics
4 3 (4.17%) Marketing
5 2 (2.78%) Games
5 2 (2.78%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.39%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 43 (59.72%) Developer
2 32 (44.44%) Android Developer
3 12 (16.67%) iOS Developer
4 10 (13.89%) Android Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) Analyst
6 7 (9.72%) Software Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) iOS Android Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Electronics Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Applications Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Java Engineer
10 2 (2.78%) Development Manager
10 2 (2.78%) Digital Development Manager
10 2 (2.78%) Embedded Engineer
10 2 (2.78%) Embedded Linux Engineer
10 2 (2.78%) Senior Development Manager
10 2 (2.78%) Senior Manager
10 2 (2.78%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (34.72%) Android SDK
2 19 (26.39%) RESTful
3 11 (15.28%) Web Services
4 6 (8.33%) Spring Boot
5 5 (6.94%) REST
5 5 (6.94%) Spring
6 4 (5.56%) .NET
6 4 (5.56%) iOS SDK
6 4 (5.56%) Node.js
6 4 (5.56%) TensorFlow
7 3 (4.17%) Apache Camel
7 3 (4.17%) Cocoa
7 3 (4.17%) Cocoa Touch
7 3 (4.17%) CSS
7 3 (4.17%) HTML
7 3 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (2.78%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.78%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 33 (45.83%) Mobile App
2 24 (33.33%) User Experience
3 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.78%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.39%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.39%) iPhone
4 1 (1.39%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 32 (44.44%) Apple iOS
2 10 (13.89%) Windows
3 9 (12.50%) Linux
4 7 (9.72%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.56%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 3 (4.17%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.39%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 42 (58.33%) Android Development
2 19 (26.39%) OO
2 19 (26.39%) Scrum
3 17 (23.61%) iOS Development
3 17 (23.61%) TDD
4 16 (22.22%) BDD
4 16 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 13 (18.06%) OOD
6 10 (13.89%) Software Engineering
7 8 (11.11%) Project Management
8 7 (9.72%) DevOps
9 5 (6.94%) Analytics
9 5 (6.94%) E-Commerce
9 5 (6.94%) Product Management
10 4 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (5.56%) MVC
10 4 (5.56%) Pattern Recognition
10 4 (5.56%) Prototyping
10 4 (5.56%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 45 (62.50%) Java
2 14 (19.44%) Apple Swift
3 11 (15.28%) SQL
4 10 (13.89%) C++
5 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 7 (9.72%) Objective-C
7 6 (8.33%) C
7 6 (8.33%) Python
8 5 (6.94%) C#
9 4 (5.56%) Ruby
10 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.39%) MCSE
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
1 3 (4.17%) SLA
2 2 (2.78%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (6.94%) Puppet
2 3 (4.17%) AirWatch
2 3 (4.17%) Ansible
3 2 (2.78%) SCOM
4 1 (1.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (8.33%) Splunk
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.56%) Google
3 4 (5.56%) Tealium
3 4 (5.56%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.39%) Adobe
5 1 (1.39%) Appcelerator
5 1 (1.39%) Apple
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco
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