Period
to 2 March 2021

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 6 months to 2 March 2021 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
6 months to
2 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 51 76 114
Rank change year-on-year +25 +38 -20
Contract jobs citing Android 52 74 88
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.32% 2.55% 1.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.12% 11.82% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 48 50
Median daily rate £423 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £253 £198 £235
90th Percentile £500 £504 £454
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Median hourly rate - - £14.85
England median hourly rate £22.50 £48.18 £17.50
% change year-on-year -53.30% +175.29% -27.01%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 287 626 1,043
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.35% 21.60% 21.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 369 629
Median daily rate £400 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -8.82% +6.25%
10th Percentile £130 £143 £200
90th Percentile £558 £575 £550
England median daily rate £440 £413 £435
% change year-on-year +6.67% -5.17% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 102 95
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.40
90th Percentile £24.40 £21.72 £21.50
Median hourly rate £17.38 £17.15 £17.00
% change year-on-year +1.31% +0.88% +2.27%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in Yorkshire

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Android in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for Android in Yorkshire

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Android in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 2 March 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Android in Yorkshire

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Android in Yorkshire.

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 6 months to 2 March 2021. 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
West Yorkshire +14 44 £438 +7.96% 23
South Yorkshire +13 5 £125 -68.75% 5
North Yorkshire +8 2 £438 +71.57% 1
Android
England

For the 6 months to 2 March 2021, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Android.

1 36 (69.23%) Apple iOS
2 34 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (59.62%) Android Development
4 30 (57.69%) Java
5 27 (51.92%) Kotlin
6 26 (50.00%) Mobile App
6 26 (50.00%) Test Automation
7 25 (48.08%) Scrum
8 24 (46.15%) Git (software)
9 23 (44.23%) JIRA
9 23 (44.23%) GitHub
9 23 (44.23%) iOS Development
9 23 (44.23%) Jenkins
9 23 (44.23%) REST
10 22 (42.31%) Apple Swift
11 21 (40.38%) React
11 21 (40.38%) Sonatype Nexus
11 21 (40.38%) Kanban
11 21 (40.38%) JSON
11 21 (40.38%) Confluence
12 20 (38.46%) Node.js
13 19 (36.54%) Splunk
13 19 (36.54%) AppDynamics
13 19 (36.54%) Android Studio
13 19 (36.54%) CocoaPods
13 19 (36.54%) Slack
13 19 (36.54%) Spring
13 19 (36.54%) Maven
13 19 (36.54%) Xcode
13 19 (36.54%) JUnit

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 21 (40.38%) Confluence
2 12 (23.08%) Cloud Foundry
2 12 (23.08%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) 3ds Max
1 2 (3.85%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 23 (44.23%) GitHub
2 19 (36.54%) Slack
3 14 (26.92%) AWS
4 12 (23.08%) IaaS
4 12 (23.08%) PaaS
5 2 (3.85%) Azure
6 1 (1.92%) BrowserStack
6 1 (1.92%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.92%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) DLNA
1 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 4 (7.69%) UPnP
1 4 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (5.77%) DVB
3 1 (1.92%) HTTP
3 1 (1.92%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) CouchDB
1 1 (1.92%) DB2
1 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.92%) MySQL
1 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.92%) Power BI
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 23 (44.23%) Jenkins
2 23 (44.23%) JIRA
3 21 (40.38%) Sonatype Nexus
4 19 (36.54%) Android Studio
4 19 (36.54%) CocoaPods
4 19 (36.54%) JUnit
4 19 (36.54%) Maven
4 19 (36.54%) Xcode
5 17 (32.69%) Mockito
6 11 (21.15%) IntelliJ
7 4 (7.69%) GCC
7 4 (7.69%) GDB
7 4 (7.69%) GoogleTest
8 3 (5.77%) Appium
8 3 (5.77%) Cucumber
8 3 (5.77%) Selenium
9 2 (3.85%) GitLab
9 2 (3.85%) Gradle
9 2 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (15.38%) Banking
2 4 (7.69%) Electronics
2 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Games
2 4 (7.69%) Retail Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.92%) Automotive
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (48.08%) Developer
2 8 (15.38%) Android Developer
3 7 (13.46%) iOS Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Embedded Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (7.69%) React Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Tester
7 2 (3.85%) Applications Developer
7 2 (3.85%) C++ Programmer
7 2 (3.85%) Games Programmer
7 2 (3.85%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Lead Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Programmer
7 2 (3.85%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Applications Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (44.23%) REST
2 21 (40.38%) JSON
2 21 (40.38%) React
3 20 (38.46%) Node.js
4 19 (36.54%) Spring
5 18 (34.62%) Spring Boot
6 12 (23.08%) WireMock
7 5 (9.62%) React Native
8 4 (7.69%) .NET
8 4 (7.69%) JNI
8 4 (7.69%) Qt
8 4 (7.69%) RESTful
8 4 (7.69%) STL
9 2 (3.85%) RxJava
9 2 (3.85%) SOAP
9 2 (3.85%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 2 (3.85%) Unreal Engine
9 2 (3.85%) Web Services
10 1 (1.92%) Android SDK
10 1 (1.92%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 26 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (13.46%) MPEG
2 7 (13.46%) User Experience
3 2 (3.85%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (3.85%) PlayStation
3 2 (3.85%) Xbox
4 1 (1.92%) Animation
4 1 (1.92%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 36 (69.23%) Apple iOS
2 8 (15.38%) Linux
3 7 (13.46%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (9.62%) Windows
5 2 (3.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (59.62%) Android Development
3 26 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 25 (48.08%) Scrum
5 23 (44.23%) iOS Development
6 21 (40.38%) Kanban
7 15 (28.85%) Pair Programming
7 15 (28.85%) TDD
8 13 (25.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 12 (23.08%) Data Engineering
10 11 (21.15%) BDD
11 10 (19.23%) DevOps
12 8 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (13.46%) API Development
13 7 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (13.46%) Lean UX
13 7 (13.46%) Problem-Solving
14 6 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
14 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
15 5 (9.62%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (57.69%) Java
2 27 (51.92%) Kotlin
3 22 (42.31%) Apple Swift
4 18 (34.62%) Java 8
5 12 (23.08%) Python
6 10 (19.23%) C++
7 7 (13.46%) C
8 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
9 5 (9.62%) C#
10 3 (5.77%) Embedded C++
11 2 (3.85%) Ruby
11 2 (3.85%) SQL
12 1 (1.92%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.92%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 19 (36.54%) AppDynamics
1 19 (36.54%) Splunk
2 4 (7.69%) Google
3 3 (5.77%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle
5 1 (1.92%) Apple
5 1 (1.92%) IBM
5 1 (1.92%) SAP