Period
to 26 March 2019

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 26 March 2019 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
26 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 76 83
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7 +26
Contract jobs citing Android 87 103 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.77% 3.10% 2.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.89% 16.75% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 66 56
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +8.47%
10th Percentile £260 £213 £300
90th Percentile £488 £550 £475
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -1.79% +5.00% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £47.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -70.53% - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.85 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year -68.74% - -

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 675 615 583
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 21.47% 18.50% 20.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 392 353
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £420 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £207 £195 £213
90th Percentile £563 £538 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 55 44
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £13.70 £11.57
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.84% +18.41% -7.44%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.50 £9.80
90th Percentile £21.50 £26.16 £20.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.85 £14.25 £13.00
% change year-on-year +4.21% +9.62% -

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 26 March 2019.

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 26 March 2019.

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 26 March 2019. 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 -10 50 £400 -4.76% 8
Bradford +9 27 £425 - 1
Batley - 3 £450 -
Brighouse - 1 £263 -
Huddersfield - 1 £400 -
Pontefract - 1 - -
Android
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2019, 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 46 (52.87%) Java
2 35 (40.23%) Mobile App
3 32 (36.78%) Multithreading
4 30 (34.48%) Android Development
5 28 (32.18%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (32.18%) Software Engineering
6 26 (29.89%) Linux
7 25 (28.74%) Problem-Solving
8 24 (27.59%) C
8 24 (27.59%) C++
9 23 (26.44%) Apple iOS
10 21 (24.14%) Xamarin
11 19 (21.84%) Git (software)
11 19 (21.84%) Spring
12 17 (19.54%) Jenkins
13 16 (18.39%) HTML
13 16 (18.39%) C#
13 16 (18.39%) .NET
14 14 (16.09%) JSON
15 13 (14.94%) Scrum
16 12 (13.79%) Unit Testing
17 11 (12.64%) User Experience
17 11 (12.64%) JavaScript
17 11 (12.64%) Web Services
18 10 (11.49%) JUnit
18 10 (11.49%) E-Commerce
18 10 (11.49%) JIRA
19 9 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
19 9 (10.34%) SOA
20 8 (9.20%) Greenfield Project

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 (5.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 5 (5.75%) Cloud Foundry
1 5 (5.75%) Confluence
1 5 (5.75%) Mule
1 5 (5.75%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.45%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.30%) CMS
3 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Sage 200
1 1 (1.15%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.90%) Akamai
1 6 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (6.90%) GitHub
2 5 (5.75%) Slack
3 3 (3.45%) Office 365
4 2 (2.30%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.30%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (2.30%) Serverless
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.15%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) Skype
2 3 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.30%) DLNA
3 2 (2.30%) LAN
3 2 (2.30%) UPnP
3 2 (2.30%) VoIP
3 2 (2.30%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.15%) DHCP
4 1 (1.15%) DNS
4 1 (1.15%) Firewall
4 1 (1.15%) FTP
4 1 (1.15%) Internet
4 1 (1.15%) OpenScape
4 1 (1.15%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.15%) VPN
4 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.20%) SQLite
2 4 (4.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (4.60%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.30%) MySQL
4 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.15%) Firebird
5 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (21.84%) Git (software)
2 17 (19.54%) Jenkins
3 10 (11.49%) JIRA
3 10 (11.49%) JUnit
4 9 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (8.05%) Maven
5 7 (8.05%) Mockito
5 7 (8.05%) Visual Studio
6 6 (6.90%) LoadRunner
7 5 (5.75%) Selenium
7 5 (5.75%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (3.45%) GDB
9 2 (2.30%) GCC
9 2 (2.30%) GoogleTest
9 2 (2.30%) Hamcrest
9 2 (2.30%) MSBuild
9 2 (2.30%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (1.15%) Android Studio
10 1 (1.15%) Babel
10 1 (1.15%) webpack
General
1 8 (9.20%) Finance
2 4 (4.60%) Banking
3 3 (3.45%) Marketing
3 3 (3.45%) Retail
4 2 (2.30%) Electronics
4 2 (2.30%) Law
5 1 (1.15%) Advertising
5 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (57.47%) Developer
2 25 (28.74%) Android Developer
3 15 (17.24%) Java Developer
3 15 (17.24%) Linux Developer
4 13 (14.94%) Xamarin Developer
5 10 (11.49%) Software Engineer
6 9 (10.34%) Embedded Engineer
6 9 (10.34%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 8 (9.20%) C++ Developer
8 7 (8.05%) Test Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) Performance Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) Performance Test Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) Senior Performance Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) Senior Test Engineer
10 5 (5.75%) Consultant
10 5 (5.75%) Java Android Developer
11 4 (4.60%) Agile Java Developer
11 4 (4.60%) Analyst
11 4 (4.60%) Test Analyst
11 4 (4.60%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.84%) Spring
2 16 (18.39%) .NET
2 16 (18.39%) HTML
3 14 (16.09%) JSON
4 11 (12.64%) Web Services
5 8 (9.20%) XML
6 7 (8.05%) CSS
6 7 (8.05%) Node.js
7 6 (6.90%) Ajax
7 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET
7 6 (6.90%) GraphQL
7 6 (6.90%) HTML5
7 6 (6.90%) Jest
7 6 (6.90%) REST
8 5 (5.75%) Enzyme
8 5 (5.75%) React
8 5 (5.75%) Spring Boot
8 5 (5.75%) WireMock
9 4 (4.60%) .NET Framework
10 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 35 (40.23%) Mobile App
2 11 (12.64%) User Experience
3 8 (9.20%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (6.90%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.45%) iPhone
6 2 (2.30%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (2.30%) MPEG
6 2 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.15%) CCTV
7 1 (1.15%) Digital TV
7 1 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.15%) NHS
7 1 (1.15%) STB
Operating Systems
1 26 (29.89%) Linux
2 23 (26.44%) Apple iOS
3 6 (6.90%) Windows
4 4 (4.60%) Windows 10
4 4 (4.60%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.15%) Android TV
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (36.78%) Multithreading
2 30 (34.48%) Android Development
3 28 (32.18%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (32.18%) Software Engineering
4 25 (28.74%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (14.94%) Scrum
6 12 (13.79%) Unit Testing
7 10 (11.49%) E-Commerce
8 9 (10.34%) SOA
9 8 (9.20%) Analytics
9 8 (9.20%) iOS Development
9 8 (9.20%) Memory Management
9 8 (9.20%) Non-Functional Testing
9 8 (9.20%) TDD
10 7 (8.05%) Kanban
10 7 (8.05%) Mobile Application Development
11 6 (6.90%) Performance Engineering
11 6 (6.90%) Performance Testing
11 6 (6.90%) Test Automation
12 5 (5.75%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 46 (52.87%) Java
2 24 (27.59%) C
2 24 (27.59%) C++
3 16 (18.39%) C#
4 11 (12.64%) JavaScript
5 7 (8.05%) Java 8
5 7 (8.05%) Ruby
6 5 (5.75%) SQL
7 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.15%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.15%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.15%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.15%) PHP
8 1 (1.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (2.30%) ISEB
1 2 (2.30%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.15%) SCCM
1 1 (1.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (24.14%) Xamarin
2 8 (9.20%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.90%) Micro Focus
4 5 (5.75%) Adobe
4 5 (5.75%) AppDynamics
4 5 (5.75%) IBM
4 5 (5.75%) Splunk
5 2 (2.30%) Google
5 2 (2.30%) Oracle
6 1 (1.15%) Meraki
6 1 (1.15%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.15%) Sage
6 1 (1.15%) Siemens
6 1 (1.15%) Spiceworks
6 1 (1.15%) VMware