Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 66 116
Rank change year-on-year -24 +50 +27
Contract jobs citing Android 81 99 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.34% 3.48% 1.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.66% 17.71% 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 69 50
West Yorkshire median daily rate £381 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.58% +5.77% +20.00%
10th Percentile £282 £269 £299
90th Percentile £550 £475 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £380 £400 £390
% change year-on-year -5.00% +2.56% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.25 - £17.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 - £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 593 559 873
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 17.13% 19.63% 21.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 327 592
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +1.82% +26.92%
10th Percentile £213 £263 £281
90th Percentile £550 £530 £565
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £403 £413
% change year-on-year -0.68% -2.36% +26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 43 34
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £11.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% -19.83%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.34 £8.50
90th Percentile £30.95 £20.50 £16.93
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £13.19
% change year-on-year +16.00% -5.20% +5.48%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 16 July 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 -34 71 £400 - 16
Bradford -8 2 £375 -12.28% 5
Halifax +1 1 £800 +93.94% 1
Android
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 57 (70.37%) Apple iOS
2 37 (45.68%) Java
3 33 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (27.16%) Git (software)
5 20 (24.69%) Android Development
6 19 (23.46%) Test Automation
7 15 (18.52%) Jenkins
7 15 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (17.28%) DevOps
8 14 (17.28%) Mobile Development
8 14 (17.28%) Xamarin
8 14 (17.28%) Node.js
8 14 (17.28%) .NET
9 13 (16.05%) PHP
9 13 (16.05%) iOS Development
9 13 (16.05%) Mobile App
10 12 (14.81%) JavaScript
10 12 (14.81%) Windows
11 11 (13.58%) Microservices
11 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (12.35%) Appium
12 10 (12.35%) Linux
12 10 (12.35%) C#
13 9 (11.11%) Active Directory
13 9 (11.11%) Internet
13 9 (11.11%) HTML
13 9 (11.11%) Telecoms
13 9 (11.11%) User Experience
13 9 (11.11%) RESTful
13 9 (11.11%) Windows 10

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 (3.70%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.47%) nginx
3 1 (1.23%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.23%) Confluence
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (2.47%) InVision
1 2 (2.47%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (9.88%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.41%) Office 365
4 1 (1.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.11%) Internet
2 3 (3.70%) Skype
3 2 (2.47%) AMQP
3 2 (2.47%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.23%) SAN
4 1 (1.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.17%) MySQL
1 5 (6.17%) NoSQL
2 4 (4.94%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.47%) Couchbase
4 2 (2.47%) Redis
5 1 (1.23%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.23%) Big Data
5 1 (1.23%) Cloud Spanner
5 1 (1.23%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.23%) HBase
5 1 (1.23%) NewSQL
5 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 22 (27.16%) Git (software)
2 15 (18.52%) Jenkins
3 10 (12.35%) Appium
4 8 (9.88%) Android Studio
5 7 (8.64%) Cucumber
6 5 (6.17%) Selenium
7 4 (4.94%) Gradle
7 4 (4.94%) IntelliJ
7 4 (4.94%) SpecFlow
7 4 (4.94%) Xcode
8 3 (3.70%) Bitbucket
8 3 (3.70%) Eclipse
8 3 (3.70%) fastlane
8 3 (3.70%) JIRA
8 3 (3.70%) JUnit
8 3 (3.70%) Maven
8 3 (3.70%) SoapUI
8 3 (3.70%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.47%) JIRA Agile
9 2 (2.47%) Subversion
General
1 9 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.88%) Banking
2 8 (9.88%) Finance
3 4 (4.94%) Retail
4 3 (3.70%) Games
5 2 (2.47%) Automotive
6 1 (1.23%) Electronics
6 1 (1.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (38.27%) Developer
2 13 (16.05%) Android Developer
3 10 (12.35%) Architect
4 9 (11.11%) Analyst
4 9 (11.11%) iOS Developer
4 9 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 8 (9.88%) Applications Architect
5 8 (9.88%) Mobile Developer
6 6 (7.41%) 1st Line Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (7.41%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) Mobile Test Analyst
6 6 (7.41%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) iOS Android Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Mobile Tester
7 5 (6.17%) Tester
8 4 (4.94%) Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Test Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Xamarin Developer
9 3 (3.70%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.28%) .NET
1 14 (17.28%) Node.js
2 9 (11.11%) HTML
2 9 (11.11%) RESTful
3 8 (9.88%) CSS
3 8 (9.88%) Web Services
4 6 (7.41%) XML
5 5 (6.17%) AngularJS
5 5 (6.17%) JSON
5 5 (6.17%) React
5 5 (6.17%) React Native
5 5 (6.17%) REST
5 5 (6.17%) Spring
6 3 (3.70%) Android SDK
6 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (3.70%) HTML5
6 3 (3.70%) jQuery
6 3 (3.70%) Kafka
6 3 (3.70%) SOAP
6 3 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (16.05%) Mobile App
3 9 (11.11%) User Experience
4 7 (8.64%) iPhone
5 3 (3.70%) NHS
5 3 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.47%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.23%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.23%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 57 (70.37%) Apple iOS
2 12 (14.81%) Windows
3 10 (12.35%) Linux
4 9 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 6 (7.41%) Mac OS
6 3 (3.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.23%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (24.69%) Android Development
3 19 (23.46%) Test Automation
4 14 (17.28%) DevOps
4 14 (17.28%) Mobile Development
5 13 (16.05%) iOS Development
6 11 (13.58%) Microservices
7 8 (9.88%) BDD
7 8 (9.88%) Scrum
8 7 (8.64%) Data Modelling
8 7 (8.64%) TDD
9 6 (7.41%) Change Management
9 6 (7.41%) Co-Creation
9 6 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (7.41%) MVC
9 6 (7.41%) OO
9 6 (7.41%) Service Management
9 6 (7.41%) Test Scripting
10 5 (6.17%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (45.68%) Java
2 13 (16.05%) PHP
3 12 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 10 (12.35%) C#
5 5 (6.17%) C++
6 4 (4.94%) C
6 4 (4.94%) Objective-C
7 3 (3.70%) Apple Swift
7 3 (3.70%) SQL
8 2 (2.47%) ES6
8 2 (2.47%) Python
9 1 (1.23%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.23%) Ruby
9 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) ISEB
1 3 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 3 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) SLA
2 4 (4.94%) QA
System Software
1 9 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.70%) Docker
3 2 (2.47%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.23%) Ansible
2 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (17.28%) Xamarin
2 3 (3.70%) Google
3 2 (2.47%) F5
3 2 (2.47%) Perforce
4 1 (1.23%) Capita
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle
4 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com