Period
to 27 July 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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 79 90 74
Rank change year-on-year +11 -16 +32
Contract jobs citing Android 45 17 124
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.92% 1.07% 2.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.72% 5.38% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 14 48
10th Percentile £150 £283 £222
25th Percentile £344 £353 £334
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £425
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +11.84%
75th Percentile £494 £430 £452
90th Percentile £575 £508 £544
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £12.00
England median hourly rate £39.00 £32.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year +21.88% +91.04% -16.25%

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 384 316 976
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.38% 19.87% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 197 559
10th Percentile £130 £185 £139
25th Percentile £220 £313 £280
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £425 £425
Median % change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
75th Percentile £500 £538 £513
90th Percentile £550 £605 £550
England median daily rate £470 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +4.44% +2.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 48 90
10th Percentile £11.13 £11.65 £10.75
25th Percentile £12.75 £13.00 £11.26
Median hourly rate £17.42 £17.50 £15.00
Median % change year-on-year -0.47% +16.67% +6.12%
75th Percentile £19.82 £21.03 £18.70
90th Percentile £22.03 £23.07 £24.79
England median hourly rate £17.26 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -4.14% +2.86% -

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +5 37 £453 +11.79% 18
North Yorkshire - 4 £150 - 2
South Yorkshire +2 2 - - 4
East Yorkshire - 1 £170 -
Android
England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (44.44%) Kotlin
2 18 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 18 (40.00%) Android Development
3 17 (37.78%) Apple iOS
3 17 (37.78%) Java
4 13 (28.89%) Test Automation
5 12 (26.67%) JIRA
5 12 (26.67%) Node.js
5 12 (26.67%) GitHub
5 12 (26.67%) Confluence
5 12 (26.67%) Windows
5 12 (26.67%) Finance
6 11 (24.44%) Scrum
6 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
6 11 (24.44%) Git (software)
6 11 (24.44%) Kanban
6 11 (24.44%) Mentoring
6 11 (24.44%) User Experience
6 11 (24.44%) Windows 10
7 10 (22.22%) Jenkins
7 10 (22.22%) React
7 10 (22.22%) REST
8 9 (20.00%) Splunk
8 9 (20.00%) JSON
8 9 (20.00%) Spring
8 9 (20.00%) Maven
8 9 (20.00%) Spring Boot
8 9 (20.00%) AppDynamics
8 9 (20.00%) Android Studio

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 12 (26.67%) Confluence
2 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.67%) GitHub
2 9 (20.00%) Slack
3 7 (15.56%) Azure
3 7 (15.56%) Microsoft 365
4 2 (4.44%) AWS
4 2 (4.44%) Serverless
5 1 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.22%) BrowserStack
5 1 (2.22%) Power Platform
5 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.89%) Skype
2 4 (8.89%) VoIP
3 3 (6.67%) DVB
3 3 (6.67%) HTTPS
4 2 (4.44%) DHCP
4 2 (4.44%) DNS
4 2 (4.44%) LAN
4 2 (4.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) Metadata
2 1 (2.22%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) JIRA
2 11 (24.44%) Git (software)
3 10 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 9 (20.00%) Android Studio
4 9 (20.00%) Maven
4 9 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (8.89%) Postman
6 3 (6.67%) JUnit
6 3 (6.67%) Mockito
6 3 (6.67%) Selenium
7 2 (4.44%) Katalon Studio
7 2 (4.44%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.22%) Appium
8 1 (2.22%) NUnit
8 1 (2.22%) RSpec
8 1 (2.22%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Public Sector
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) Developer
2 18 (40.00%) Android Developer
3 4 (8.89%) Mobile Engineer
3 4 (8.89%) Software Engineer
3 4 (8.89%) Technical Leader
4 3 (6.67%) Developer in Test
4 3 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Android Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.44%) QA Automation Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) QA Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) VMware Support Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Support Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Java Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) Node.js
2 10 (22.22%) React
2 10 (22.22%) REST
3 9 (20.00%) JSON
3 9 (20.00%) Spring
3 9 (20.00%) Spring Boot
4 4 (8.89%) RxJava
5 3 (6.67%) Dagger
5 3 (6.67%) Material Design
5 3 (6.67%) Retrofit
6 2 (4.44%) .NET
6 2 (4.44%) Express
6 2 (4.44%) hapi
6 2 (4.44%) NativeScript
6 2 (4.44%) NestJS
6 2 (4.44%) React Native
7 1 (2.22%) .NET Core
7 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.22%) Android SDK
7 1 (2.22%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 11 (24.44%) User Experience
3 3 (6.67%) MPEG
4 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.22%) iPad
4 1 (2.22%) iPhone
4 1 (2.22%) PKI
4 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Apple iOS
2 12 (26.67%) Windows
3 11 (24.44%) Windows 10
4 5 (11.11%) Linux
5 4 (8.89%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (8.89%) Mac OS X
6 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.22%) Windows Phone
7 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.00%) Android Development
3 13 (28.89%) Test Automation
4 11 (24.44%) Kanban
4 11 (24.44%) Mentoring
4 11 (24.44%) Scrum
5 9 (20.00%) Lean UX
6 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
7 5 (11.11%) DevOps
8 4 (8.89%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (8.89%) ITIL
8 4 (8.89%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (8.89%) Strategic Roadmap
8 4 (8.89%) Technology Roadmap
9 3 (6.67%) Data Protection
9 3 (6.67%) Pair Programming
9 3 (6.67%) Project Management
9 3 (6.67%) Refactoring
9 3 (6.67%) Software Testing
9 3 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (44.44%) Kotlin
2 17 (37.78%) Java
3 9 (20.00%) Java 8
4 4 (8.89%) C
4 4 (8.89%) C++
5 3 (6.67%) Embedded C++
5 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.44%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.22%) C#
7 1 (2.22%) PHP
7 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) Accessibility
1 2 (4.44%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (2.22%) Docker
3 1 (2.22%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (4.44%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.22%) Nessus
3 1 (2.22%) SCCM
3 1 (2.22%) SCOM
3 1 (2.22%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) AppDynamics
1 9 (20.00%) Splunk
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (2.22%) Apple
4 1 (2.22%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) Xamarin