Period
to 16 July 2019

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 16 July 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 103 79
Rank change year-on-year +35 -24 +59
Contract jobs citing Android 125 106 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.91% 2.11% 2.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.41% 11.34% 12.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 44 74
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% -5.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £222 £275 £277
90th Percentile £535 £550 £475
England median daily rate £425 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.13% - -
England median hourly rate £16.75 £20.00 £19.78
% change year-on-year -16.25% +1.13% -29.37%

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 1,007 935 900
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 23.48% 18.60% 21.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 572 490
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -0.68% -2.36%
10th Percentile £136 £206 £162
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
England median daily rate £440 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +0.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 87 83
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +16.00% -5.20%
10th Percentile £10.80 £10.65 £9.34
90th Percentile £24.00 £38.90 £22.10
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.52
% change year-on-year - +5.96% +0.09%

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 6 months to 16 July 2019.

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 6 months to 16 July 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
West Yorkshire +46 110 £425 +11.48% 33
South Yorkshire -15 12 £370 -13.06% 11
North Yorkshire 0 2 £298 +25.26% 4
Android
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Android.

1 80 (64.00%) Java
2 52 (41.60%) Multithreading
3 49 (39.20%) Problem-Solving
4 48 (38.40%) Software Engineering
5 47 (37.60%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (36.00%) Linux
7 44 (35.20%) C
7 44 (35.20%) C++
8 40 (32.00%) Apple iOS
9 35 (28.00%) Jenkins
9 35 (28.00%) Mobile App
9 35 (28.00%) Android Development
10 29 (23.20%) Git (software)
11 27 (21.60%) Scrum
11 27 (21.60%) JSON
12 26 (20.80%) JIRA
13 25 (20.00%) Spring
14 24 (19.20%) Test Automation
15 23 (18.40%) REST
16 22 (17.60%) GitHub
16 22 (17.60%) Kanban
17 21 (16.80%) Xamarin
18 20 (16.00%) Sonatype Nexus
19 19 (15.20%) User Experience
19 19 (15.20%) C#
20 18 (14.40%) Windows
21 17 (13.60%) Web Services
21 17 (13.60%) .NET
21 17 (13.60%) Confluence
21 17 (13.60%) Slack

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 17 (13.60%) Confluence
2 7 (5.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 7 (5.60%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (5.60%) Mule
3 3 (2.40%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.80%) CMS
5 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.80%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 22 (17.60%) GitHub
2 17 (13.60%) Slack
3 6 (4.80%) Akamai
3 6 (4.80%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.40%) Office 365
5 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.60%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.80%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.40%) Internet
1 3 (2.40%) Skype
2 2 (1.60%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.80%) LAN
3 1 (0.80%) OpenScape
3 1 (0.80%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.80%) SSH
3 1 (0.80%) VoIP
3 1 (0.80%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.20%) SQLite
2 4 (3.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (3.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 35 (28.00%) Jenkins
2 29 (23.20%) Git (software)
3 26 (20.80%) JIRA
4 20 (16.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 14 (11.20%) Maven
6 13 (10.40%) JUnit
6 13 (10.40%) Selenium
7 12 (9.60%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (6.40%) Visual Studio
8 8 (6.40%) Xcode
9 7 (5.60%) Mockito
10 6 (4.80%) Appium
10 6 (4.80%) Cucumber
10 6 (4.80%) JBehave
10 6 (4.80%) LoadRunner
11 5 (4.00%) FitNesse
11 5 (4.00%) JMeter
11 5 (4.00%) WebDriver
12 4 (3.20%) Gradle
12 4 (3.20%) MSBuild
General
1 14 (11.20%) Finance
2 11 (8.80%) Banking
3 3 (2.40%) Marketing
3 3 (2.40%) Retail Banking
3 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.60%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.60%) Games
4 2 (1.60%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.60%) Retail
5 1 (0.80%) Electronics
5 1 (0.80%) Law
Job Titles
1 63 (50.40%) Developer
2 44 (35.20%) Android Developer
3 23 (18.40%) Linux Developer
4 22 (17.60%) Software Engineer
5 21 (16.80%) Embedded Engineer
5 21 (16.80%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 19 (15.20%) C++ Developer
7 13 (10.40%) Test Engineer
8 11 (8.80%) Xamarin Developer
9 10 (8.00%) Java Developer
10 6 (4.80%) Agile Developer
10 6 (4.80%) Agile Java Developer
10 6 (4.80%) Analyst
10 6 (4.80%) Java Android Developer
10 6 (4.80%) Performance Engineer
10 6 (4.80%) Performance Test Engineer
10 6 (4.80%) Senior Performance Engineer
10 6 (4.80%) Senior Test Engineer
11 5 (4.00%) iOS Developer
11 5 (4.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (21.60%) JSON
2 25 (20.00%) Spring
3 23 (18.40%) REST
4 17 (13.60%) .NET
4 17 (13.60%) Web Services
5 16 (12.80%) HTML
6 13 (10.40%) Spring Boot
7 12 (9.60%) Node.js
8 10 (8.00%) React
8 10 (8.00%) XML
9 9 (7.20%) CSS
10 7 (5.60%) Enzyme
10 7 (5.60%) Jest
10 7 (5.60%) WireMock
11 6 (4.80%) Ajax
11 6 (4.80%) GraphQL
11 6 (4.80%) HTML5
11 6 (4.80%) SOAP
12 4 (3.20%) ASP.NET
13 3 (2.40%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 35 (28.00%) Mobile App
2 19 (15.20%) User Experience
3 10 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (4.80%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.80%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.40%) iPhone
5 3 (2.40%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.60%) iPad
6 2 (1.60%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.80%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.80%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.80%) Digital TV
7 1 (0.80%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.80%) HTC Vive
7 1 (0.80%) NHS
7 1 (0.80%) PKI
7 1 (0.80%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.80%) STB
Operating Systems
1 45 (36.00%) Linux
2 40 (32.00%) Apple iOS
3 18 (14.40%) Windows
4 5 (4.00%) Mac OS
5 3 (2.40%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.80%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (41.60%) Multithreading
2 49 (39.20%) Problem-Solving
3 48 (38.40%) Software Engineering
4 47 (37.60%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (28.00%) Android Development
6 27 (21.60%) Scrum
7 24 (19.20%) Test Automation
8 22 (17.60%) Kanban
9 16 (12.80%) iOS Development
10 11 (8.80%) DevOps
10 11 (8.80%) Performance Testing
10 11 (8.80%) TDD
10 11 (8.80%) Unit Testing
11 9 (7.20%) Analytics
11 9 (7.20%) BDD
11 9 (7.20%) Memory Management
12 8 (6.40%) Manual Testing
12 8 (6.40%) Test Scripting
13 7 (5.60%) Mobile Application Development
13 7 (5.60%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 80 (64.00%) Java
2 44 (35.20%) C
2 44 (35.20%) C++
3 19 (15.20%) C#
4 16 (12.80%) JavaScript
5 13 (10.40%) Java 8
6 10 (8.00%) Apple Swift
7 7 (5.60%) Ruby
8 6 (4.80%) SQL
9 4 (3.20%) Kotlin
9 4 (3.20%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.80%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.80%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.80%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (1.60%) Degree
1 2 (1.60%) SC Cleared
1 2 (1.60%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.80%) ISEB
2 1 (0.80%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.80%) Docker
2 1 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.60%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.80%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.80%) Puppet
2 1 (0.80%) SCCM
2 1 (0.80%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (16.80%) Xamarin
2 13 (10.40%) AppDynamics
2 13 (10.40%) Splunk
3 12 (9.60%) Microsoft
4 9 (7.20%) Adobe
5 6 (4.80%) Micro Focus
6 3 (2.40%) F5
6 3 (2.40%) Google
7 2 (1.60%) Autodesk
7 2 (1.60%) Cisco
7 2 (1.60%) HP
7 2 (1.60%) Oracle
7 2 (1.60%) Samsung
7 2 (1.60%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.60%) Symantec
8 1 (0.80%) Apple
8 1 (0.80%) Citrix
8 1 (0.80%) MobileIron
8 1 (0.80%) SAP
8 1 (0.80%) Siemens