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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England / Yorkshire
Rank 70 112 96
Rank change year-on-year +42 -16  
Contract jobs citing Android 57 27 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.64% 0.96% 1.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.52% 4.26% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 20 10
Median daily rate £400 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +19.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £250 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £428 £362
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +7.14% +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year +2.85% +135.69%  

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 495 634 543
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 22.92% 22.51% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 407 300
Median daily rate £413 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £238 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £540 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 39 71
Median hourly rate £12.51 £13.91 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.06% +13.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.31 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £24.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing Android as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 24 March 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 52 £413 +6.45% 15
South Yorkshire -2 4 £335 +34.00% 1
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 51 (60.00%) Java
2 48 (56.47%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (55.29%) Android Development
4 40 (47.06%) Apple iOS
5 38 (44.71%) Mobile App
6 28 (32.94%) Android SDK
7 26 (30.59%) User Experience
8 20 (23.53%) RESTful
8 20 (23.53%) Scrum
8 20 (23.53%) OO
9 19 (22.35%) iOS Development
10 16 (18.82%) Android Studio
10 16 (18.82%) Jenkins
10 16 (18.82%) Unit Testing
10 16 (18.82%) BDD
10 16 (18.82%) TDD
11 15 (17.65%) Finance
11 15 (17.65%) Apple Swift
12 14 (16.47%) Git (software)
12 14 (16.47%) Windows
13 13 (15.29%) OOD
13 13 (15.29%) Web Services
14 12 (14.12%) SQL
14 12 (14.12%) JIRA
15 11 (12.94%) JavaScript
15 11 (12.94%) Linux
16 10 (11.76%) C++
16 10 (11.76%) Software Engineering
16 10 (11.76%) Cucumber
17 9 (10.59%) Project Management

Android
Top Related 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 4 (4.71%) Mule
1 4 (4.71%) Skype for Business
2 3 (3.53%) Confluence
2 3 (3.53%) IIS
2 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.18%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.18%) MS Office
1 1 (1.18%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.53%) Google Play
3 2 (2.35%) iTunes
4 1 (1.18%) Office 365
4 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) DHCP
1 2 (2.35%) DNS
1 2 (2.35%) HTTP
2 1 (1.18%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.18%) Firewall
2 1 (1.18%) FTP
2 1 (1.18%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.18%) Internet
2 1 (1.18%) SMTP
2 1 (1.18%) SSL
2 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.18%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.24%) MongoDB
2 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.53%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (18.82%) Android Studio
1 16 (18.82%) Jenkins
2 14 (16.47%) Git (software)
3 12 (14.12%) JIRA
4 10 (11.76%) Cucumber
5 8 (9.41%) Xcode
6 7 (8.24%) Eclipse
7 5 (5.88%) Visual Studio
8 3 (3.53%) Maven
8 3 (3.53%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (3.53%) TeamCity
8 3 (3.53%) Vagrant
9 2 (2.35%) Calabash
10 1 (1.18%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (1.18%) Appium
10 1 (1.18%) Capybara
10 1 (1.18%) Fiddler
10 1 (1.18%) GoogleTest
10 1 (1.18%) Gradle
10 1 (1.18%) Selenium
General
1 15 (17.65%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Banking
2 6 (7.06%) Retail
2 6 (7.06%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.71%) Electronics
3 4 (4.71%) Marketing
4 3 (3.53%) Games
5 2 (2.35%) Back Office
5 2 (2.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (60.00%) Developer
2 37 (43.53%) Android Developer
3 14 (16.47%) iOS Developer
4 10 (11.76%) Android Engineer
5 9 (10.59%) Analyst
6 7 (8.24%) iOS Android Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Software Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) Applications Developer
7 4 (4.71%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) Electronics Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Java Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Java Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 2 (2.35%) .NET Developer
9 2 (2.35%) Data Analyst
9 2 (2.35%) Development Manager
9 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Architect
9 2 (2.35%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (32.94%) Android SDK
2 20 (23.53%) RESTful
3 13 (15.29%) Web Services
4 7 (8.24%) Spring Boot
5 6 (7.06%) .NET
5 6 (7.06%) REST
5 6 (7.06%) Spring
6 5 (5.88%) CSS
6 5 (5.88%) HTML
6 5 (5.88%) iOS SDK
6 5 (5.88%) Node.js
6 5 (5.88%) TensorFlow
7 3 (3.53%) Apache Camel
7 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.53%) Cocoa
7 3 (3.53%) Cocoa Touch
7 3 (3.53%) HTML5
7 3 (3.53%) jQuery
7 3 (3.53%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (2.35%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 38 (44.71%) Mobile App
2 26 (30.59%) User Experience
3 3 (3.53%) Online Banking
4 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.35%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.18%) Apple TV
5 1 (1.18%) Arduino
5 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.18%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.18%) iPhone
5 1 (1.18%) NHS
5 1 (1.18%) Social Media
5 1 (1.18%) STB
5 1 (1.18%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 40 (47.06%) Apple iOS
2 14 (16.47%) Windows
3 11 (12.94%) Linux
4 8 (9.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (8.24%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (4.71%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 4 (4.71%) Windows Server
7 3 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.18%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (56.47%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (55.29%) Android Development
3 20 (23.53%) OO
3 20 (23.53%) Scrum
4 19 (22.35%) iOS Development
5 16 (18.82%) BDD
5 16 (18.82%) TDD
5 16 (18.82%) Unit Testing
6 13 (15.29%) OOD
7 10 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 9 (10.59%) Project Management
9 8 (9.41%) DevOps
10 5 (5.88%) Analytics
10 5 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (5.88%) E-Commerce
10 5 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (5.88%) MVC
10 5 (5.88%) Pattern Recognition
10 5 (5.88%) Product Management
11 4 (4.71%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 51 (60.00%) Java
2 15 (17.65%) Apple Swift
3 12 (14.12%) SQL
4 11 (12.94%) JavaScript
5 10 (11.76%) C++
6 8 (9.41%) Objective-C
7 7 (8.24%) C#
8 6 (7.06%) C
8 6 (7.06%) Python
9 5 (5.88%) Ruby
10 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.53%) AWS Certification
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.18%) Degree
3 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) QA
2 3 (3.53%) SLA
3 2 (2.35%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (7.06%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (7.06%) Puppet
2 3 (3.53%) AirWatch
2 3 (3.53%) Ansible
2 3 (3.53%) SCOM
3 1 (1.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (9.41%) Splunk
2 7 (8.24%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.88%) Google
3 5 (5.88%) Tealium
3 5 (5.88%) Xamarin
4 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.35%) Apple
6 1 (1.18%) Adobe
6 1 (1.18%) Appcelerator
6 1 (1.18%) Cisco
6 1 (1.18%) Twitter
6 1 (1.18%) VMware
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