The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 June 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
England > Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 104 134
Rank change year-on-year +39 +30  
Contract jobs citing Android 59 41 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.87% 1.47% 0.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.01% 6.19% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 31 12
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +32.81%  
10th Percentile £267 £300 £253
90th Percentile £450 £525 £495
England median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £17.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +36.05%  
England median hourly rate £24.33 £21.50 £18.44
% change year-on-year +13.15% +16.61%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 421 662 634
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 20.46% 23.67% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 1049 1060
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +41.66%  
10th Percentile £125 £260 £190
90th Percentile £525 £570 £431
England median daily rate £413 £400 £361
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.82%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 44 145
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.25 £13.35 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.69% -4.67%  
10th Percentile £9.25 £8.58 £9.55
90th Percentile £18.75 £24.75 £40.00
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -3.03% -2.94%  

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Android as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Android in Yorkshire

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Android in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Yorkshire

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android in Yorkshire

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in Yorkshire

Android
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
West Yorkshire +39 46 £400 -4.47% 14
South Yorkshire +9 9 £340 - 18
North Yorkshire +8 3 £325 -27.77% 3
Android
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Android.

1 62 (54.39%) Java
2 58 (50.88%) Mobile App
2 58 (50.88%) Android Development
3 55 (48.25%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (42.98%) Apple iOS
5 38 (33.33%) Android SDK
6 27 (23.68%) TDD
6 27 (23.68%) Windows
7 25 (21.93%) User Experience
8 23 (20.18%) BDD
9 21 (18.42%) iOS Development
9 21 (18.42%) Finance
10 20 (17.54%) Scrum
11 19 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 19 (16.67%) RESTful
12 16 (14.04%) Git (software)
12 16 (14.04%) Unit Testing
12 16 (14.04%) Blackberry
12 16 (14.04%) OO
13 14 (12.28%) Microsoft Office
13 14 (12.28%) HTML
13 14 (12.28%) OOD
13 14 (12.28%) Android Studio
14 13 (11.40%) Coaching
14 13 (11.40%) BYOD
14 13 (11.40%) Cisco IOS
14 13 (11.40%) VPN
14 13 (11.40%) Cisco
14 13 (11.40%) Telecoms
15 12 (10.53%) Objective-C

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 10 (8.77%) IBM Notes
2 3 (2.63%) Confluence
3 2 (1.75%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.75%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (12.28%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.88%) InVision
3 1 (0.88%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (7.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (3.51%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.40%) Cisco IOS
1 13 (11.40%) VPN
2 8 (7.02%) 3G
2 8 (7.02%) GPRS
2 8 (7.02%) GSM
2 8 (7.02%) LAN
2 8 (7.02%) LTE
2 8 (7.02%) SGSN
2 8 (7.02%) WAN
2 8 (7.02%) Wireless
3 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (3.51%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (14.04%) Git (software)
2 14 (12.28%) Android Studio
3 12 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 12 (10.53%) JIRA
4 5 (4.39%) Eclipse
5 4 (3.51%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.51%) Maven
5 4 (3.51%) Subversion
5 4 (3.51%) Xcode
6 3 (2.63%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.75%) Appium
7 2 (1.75%) Hudson
7 2 (1.75%) jMock
7 2 (1.75%) JUnit
7 2 (1.75%) Mockito
7 2 (1.75%) Selenium
7 2 (1.75%) TestNG
7 2 (1.75%) UI Automator
8 1 (0.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (18.42%) Finance
2 13 (11.40%) Telecoms
3 12 (10.53%) Banking
3 12 (10.53%) Marketing
4 11 (9.65%) Electronics
5 9 (7.89%) Manufacturing
6 8 (7.02%) Retail
7 4 (3.51%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.88%) Back Office
8 1 (0.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 65 (57.02%) Developer
2 46 (40.35%) Android Developer
3 18 (15.79%) iOS Developer
4 11 (9.65%) Android Engineer
5 10 (8.77%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (7.89%) Analyst
7 8 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (7.02%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 8 (7.02%) Applications Developer
7 8 (7.02%) iOS Android Developer
7 8 (7.02%) Technical Support
8 7 (6.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 6 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
10 5 (4.39%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 5 (4.39%) Business Analyst
10 5 (4.39%) Software Engineer
10 5 (4.39%) Support Engineer
11 4 (3.51%) Deskside Support
11 4 (3.51%) Desktop Support
11 4 (3.51%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (33.33%) Android SDK
2 19 (16.67%) RESTful
3 14 (12.28%) HTML
4 8 (7.02%) iOS SDK
5 7 (6.14%) Spring
6 6 (5.26%) .NET
7 5 (4.39%) Hibernate
7 5 (4.39%) REST
7 5 (4.39%) Web Services
8 4 (3.51%) Apache Camel
8 4 (3.51%) CSS
8 4 (3.51%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (3.51%) Spring Boot
9 3 (2.63%) Cocoa
9 3 (2.63%) Cocoa Touch
10 2 (1.75%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (1.75%) J2EE
10 2 (1.75%) SOAP
10 2 (1.75%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 58 (50.88%) Mobile App
2 25 (21.93%) User Experience
3 16 (14.04%) Blackberry
4 13 (11.40%) BYOD
5 8 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.88%) Apple TV
7 1 (0.88%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.88%) iPhone
7 1 (0.88%) NHS
7 1 (0.88%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Streaming Media
7 1 (0.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 49 (42.98%) Apple iOS
2 27 (23.68%) Windows
3 10 (8.77%) Mac OS
3 10 (8.77%) Windows 7
4 8 (7.02%) Mac OS X
4 8 (7.02%) Unix
4 8 (7.02%) Windows Phone
5 4 (3.51%) Linux
6 3 (2.63%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (1.75%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (50.88%) Android Development
2 55 (48.25%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (23.68%) TDD
4 23 (20.18%) BDD
5 21 (18.42%) iOS Development
6 20 (17.54%) Scrum
7 16 (14.04%) OO
7 16 (14.04%) Unit Testing
8 14 (12.28%) OOD
9 13 (11.40%) Coaching
10 9 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (7.02%) Digital Marketing
11 8 (7.02%) Programme Management
11 8 (7.02%) Project Management
12 7 (6.14%) Open Source
13 6 (5.26%) DevOps
13 6 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
13 6 (5.26%) MVC
13 6 (5.26%) Software Engineering
13 6 (5.26%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 62 (54.39%) Java
2 12 (10.53%) Apple Swift
2 12 (10.53%) Objective-C
3 11 (9.65%) SQL
4 9 (7.89%) PHP
5 8 (7.02%) C#
5 8 (7.02%) JavaScript
5 8 (7.02%) PowerShell
5 8 (7.02%) VB
6 6 (5.26%) C++
7 4 (3.51%) Python
8 3 (2.63%) C
8 3 (2.63%) Ruby
9 1 (0.88%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.88%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.88%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (0.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.63%) QA
2 2 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (8.77%) AirWatch
2 4 (3.51%) Ansible
2 4 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.40%) Cisco
3 10 (8.77%) Citrix
3 10 (8.77%) Lotus
4 8 (7.02%) MobileIron
4 8 (7.02%) SAP
4 8 (7.02%) Xamarin
5 5 (4.39%) Bloomberg
5 5 (4.39%) Reuters
6 4 (3.51%) Google
7 2 (1.75%) Adobe
8 1 (0.88%) Appcelerator
8 1 (0.88%) Apple
8 1 (0.88%) Splunk
8 1 (0.88%) Tealium
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