Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 126 146
Rank change year-on-year +19 +20 -32
Contract jobs citing Android 84 85 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.93% 1.56% 1.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.82% 7.41% 5.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 58 38
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £356 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.89% +1.79% +16.47%
10th Percentile £209 £271 £222
90th Percentile £504 £448 £488
England median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.13% +1.91% +12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 10
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £32.50 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.00% +43.68%
England median hourly rate £27.75 £22.84 £18.00
% change year-on-year +21.52% +26.86% +20.00%

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 855 1147 1373
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.66% 21.08% 22.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 729 757
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +17.19%
10th Percentile £130 £206 £164
90th Percentile £540 £550 £515
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 79 173
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.48 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.22% +15.84% -5.30%
10th Percentile £9.92 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £22.05 £25.50 £24.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +6.45%

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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 +24 71 £420 +15.07% 8
South Yorkshire +25 8 £340 +4.62% 4
North Yorkshire 0 3 £300 -4.00% 1
Android
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 40 (47.62%) Android Development
2 35 (41.67%) Java
3 34 (40.48%) Windows
3 34 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (40.48%) Apple iOS
4 29 (34.52%) Mobile App
5 22 (26.19%) Android SDK
6 21 (25.00%) iOS Development
7 16 (19.05%) TDD
7 16 (19.05%) Git (software)
7 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
8 15 (17.86%) Blackberry
8 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
8 15 (17.86%) Android Studio
9 14 (16.67%) VPN
9 14 (16.67%) Cisco
9 14 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
9 14 (16.67%) Finance
10 13 (15.48%) Scrum
10 13 (15.48%) Unit Testing
10 13 (15.48%) HTML
10 13 (15.48%) OOP
10 13 (15.48%) BDD
10 13 (15.48%) BYOD
10 13 (15.48%) Kotlin
11 12 (14.29%) RxJava
11 12 (14.29%) Coaching
11 12 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (14.29%) Gradle
11 12 (14.29%) PHP

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 11 (13.10%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.19%) Confluence
2 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.52%) Office 365
2 4 (4.76%) GitHub
3 2 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.38%) Google Play
4 1 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.19%) PaaS
4 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
1 14 (16.67%) VPN
2 8 (9.52%) 3G
2 8 (9.52%) GPRS
2 8 (9.52%) GSM
2 8 (9.52%) LAN
2 8 (9.52%) LTE
2 8 (9.52%) SGSN
2 8 (9.52%) WAN
2 8 (9.52%) Wireless
3 1 (1.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 16 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 15 (17.86%) Android Studio
3 12 (14.29%) Gradle
4 7 (8.33%) JIRA
4 7 (8.33%) Maven
5 5 (5.95%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.76%) AppVeyor
6 4 (4.76%) CircleCI
6 4 (4.76%) IntelliJ
6 4 (4.76%) Xcode
7 2 (2.38%) Appium
7 2 (2.38%) Calabash
8 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.19%) JUnit
8 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (16.67%) Finance
2 10 (11.90%) Banking
3 9 (10.71%) Electronics
3 9 (10.71%) Manufacturing
4 8 (9.52%) Marketing
4 8 (9.52%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.57%) Retail
6 2 (2.38%) German Language
6 2 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (51.19%) Developer
2 31 (36.90%) Android Developer
3 11 (13.10%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (11.90%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (11.90%) iOS Developer
5 9 (10.71%) Support Engineer
6 8 (9.52%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 8 (9.52%) Technical Support
7 7 (8.33%) iOS Android Developer
8 6 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 6 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
9 5 (5.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (5.95%) Analyst
9 5 (5.95%) Java Developer
9 5 (5.95%) Mac Engineer
9 5 (5.95%) Windows Engineer
9 5 (5.95%) Windows Support Engineer
10 4 (4.76%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Service Analyst
10 4 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (26.19%) Android SDK
2 13 (15.48%) HTML
3 12 (14.29%) RxJava
4 11 (13.10%) RESTful
5 6 (7.14%) XML
6 5 (5.95%) .NET
6 5 (5.95%) iOS SDK
6 5 (5.95%) Node.js
7 4 (4.76%) React
7 4 (4.76%) Redux
8 3 (3.57%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.57%) REST
8 3 (3.57%) Spring
9 2 (2.38%) Android NDK
9 2 (2.38%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.19%) CSS3
10 1 (1.19%) HTML5
10 1 (1.19%) Ionic Framework
10 1 (1.19%) Jest
10 1 (1.19%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 29 (34.52%) Mobile App
2 15 (17.86%) Blackberry
3 13 (15.48%) BYOD
4 12 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.76%) Media Streaming
6 3 (3.57%) User Experience
7 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.19%) Chromecast
7 1 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.19%) iPad
7 1 (1.19%) IPTV
7 1 (1.19%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (40.48%) Apple iOS
1 34 (40.48%) Windows
2 11 (13.10%) Mac OS
2 11 (13.10%) Windows 7
3 8 (9.52%) Mac OS X
3 8 (9.52%) Unix
3 8 (9.52%) Windows Phone
4 6 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 6 (7.14%) Windows XP
5 4 (4.76%) Linux
6 2 (2.38%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.19%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (47.62%) Android Development
2 34 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 16 (19.05%) TDD
5 13 (15.48%) BDD
5 13 (15.48%) OOP
5 13 (15.48%) Scrum
5 13 (15.48%) Unit Testing
6 12 (14.29%) Coaching
7 8 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (9.52%) ITIL
7 8 (9.52%) Mobile Development
7 8 (9.52%) Open Source
7 8 (9.52%) Programme Management
8 7 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (8.33%) Test Automation
9 6 (7.14%) Pair Programming
10 4 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (41.67%) Java
2 13 (15.48%) Kotlin
3 12 (14.29%) PHP
4 10 (11.90%) JavaScript
5 8 (9.52%) Apple Swift
5 8 (9.52%) PowerShell
5 8 (9.52%) VB
6 7 (8.33%) Objective-C
7 4 (4.76%) C#
8 3 (3.57%) Python
9 2 (2.38%) C
9 2 (2.38%) C++
10 1 (1.19%) ES6
10 1 (1.19%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) GCP
1 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (10.71%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 14 (16.67%) Cisco
3 12 (14.29%) Apple
4 11 (13.10%) Citrix
4 11 (13.10%) Lotus
5 8 (9.52%) MobileIron
5 8 (9.52%) SAP
6 6 (7.14%) Xamarin
7 2 (2.38%) Bloomberg
7 2 (2.38%) Google
7 2 (2.38%) Reuters
7 2 (2.38%) VMware