Period
to 16 November 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 November 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 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 94 136 105
Rank change year-on-year +42 -31 +25
Contract jobs citing Android 78 67 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.15% 1.35% 2.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.31% 6.91% 10.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 31 50
Yorkshire median daily rate £401 £388 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.35% -7.74% +15.86%
10th Percentile £156 £275 £209
90th Percentile £513 £451 £501
England median daily rate £423 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -0.47% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
England median hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -7.14% -36.36% +20.43%

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 838 969 875
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 23.08% 19.57% 19.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 543 541
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £390 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £140 £200 £131
90th Percentile £553 £538 £543
England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 100 69
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.33 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.66% +14.66% -13.79%
10th Percentile £9.80 £10.39 £9.96
90th Percentile £19.00 £41.68 £21.90
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 November 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 November 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 +50 63 £450 +12.50% 35
South Yorkshire +4 14 £352 -17.18%
North Yorkshire -3 1 £298 -0.83% 6
Android
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 43 (55.13%) Apple iOS
2 40 (51.28%) Java
2 40 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (42.31%) Android Development
4 28 (35.90%) Jenkins
5 27 (34.62%) Git (software)
6 26 (33.33%) Mobile App
7 25 (32.05%) REST
8 24 (30.77%) GitHub
8 24 (30.77%) JIRA
8 24 (30.77%) Scrum
9 22 (28.21%) Test Automation
10 21 (26.92%) Confluence
10 21 (26.92%) User Experience
11 20 (25.64%) Kanban
12 19 (24.36%) iOS Development
13 18 (23.08%) Sonatype Nexus
13 18 (23.08%) JSON
13 18 (23.08%) Windows
14 17 (21.79%) Apple Swift
15 15 (19.23%) Slack
15 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
15 15 (19.23%) Finance
16 14 (17.95%) JUnit
16 14 (17.95%) Linux
16 14 (17.95%) Banking
16 14 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
17 13 (16.67%) Spring
17 13 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
17 13 (16.67%) Xcode

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 (26.92%) Confluence
2 4 (5.13%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.28%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.28%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (30.77%) GitHub
2 15 (19.23%) Slack
3 6 (7.69%) Office 365
4 5 (6.41%) Azure
5 4 (5.13%) AWS
6 3 (3.85%) IaaS
6 3 (3.85%) PaaS
7 2 (2.56%) OneDrive
8 1 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.28%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (1.28%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.28%) GCP
8 1 (1.28%) Google Play
8 1 (1.28%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) HTTPS
2 4 (5.13%) Skype
3 3 (3.85%) Internet
4 2 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (2.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (35.90%) Jenkins
2 27 (34.62%) Git (software)
3 24 (30.77%) JIRA
4 18 (23.08%) Sonatype Nexus
5 14 (17.95%) JUnit
6 13 (16.67%) Xcode
7 10 (12.82%) Maven
7 10 (12.82%) Selenium
8 9 (11.54%) Cucumber
9 6 (7.69%) Appium
9 6 (7.69%) JBehave
9 6 (7.69%) Mockito
10 5 (6.41%) FitNesse
10 5 (6.41%) Gradle
10 5 (6.41%) JMeter
10 5 (6.41%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (6.41%) WebDriver
11 3 (3.85%) GitLab
11 3 (3.85%) NUnit
11 3 (3.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 15 (19.23%) Finance
2 14 (17.95%) Banking
3 6 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 6 (7.69%) Retail Banking
4 3 (3.85%) Retail
5 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.28%) Games
6 1 (1.28%) Marketing
6 1 (1.28%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (60.26%) Developer
2 35 (44.87%) Android Developer
3 9 (11.54%) iOS Developer
4 7 (8.97%) Embedded Engineer
4 7 (8.97%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (8.97%) Software Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) C++ Developer
5 5 (6.41%) iOS Android Developer
5 5 (6.41%) Test Automation Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Test Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Xamarin Developer
6 4 (5.13%) Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Linux Developer
6 4 (5.13%) Mobile Developer
6 4 (5.13%) Support Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Architect
7 3 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Desktop Support
7 3 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.56%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.05%) REST
2 18 (23.08%) JSON
3 13 (16.67%) Spring
4 11 (14.10%) Spring Boot
5 10 (12.82%) CSS
5 10 (12.82%) HTML
5 10 (12.82%) Node.js
6 8 (10.26%) React
6 8 (10.26%) RESTful
7 7 (8.97%) SOAP
7 7 (8.97%) Web Services
7 7 (8.97%) XML
8 6 (7.69%) .NET
8 6 (7.69%) Xamarin.iOS
9 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (6.41%) CSS3
9 5 (6.41%) HTML5
9 5 (6.41%) Material Design
9 5 (6.41%) Retrofit
9 5 (6.41%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 26 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 21 (26.92%) User Experience
3 4 (5.13%) iPhone
4 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.85%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.56%) iPad
5 2 (2.56%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (2.56%) PKI
5 2 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.28%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 43 (55.13%) Apple iOS
2 18 (23.08%) Windows
3 14 (17.95%) Linux
4 6 (7.69%) Mac OS
5 4 (5.13%) Windows 10
6 3 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (42.31%) Android Development
3 24 (30.77%) Scrum
4 22 (28.21%) Test Automation
5 20 (25.64%) Kanban
6 19 (24.36%) iOS Development
7 14 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (14.10%) Multithreading
9 11 (14.10%) Software Engineering
10 10 (12.82%) DevOps
10 10 (12.82%) Microservices
11 9 (11.54%) Unit Testing
12 8 (10.26%) Pair Programming
13 7 (8.97%) Change Management
13 7 (8.97%) TDD
14 6 (7.69%) BDD
14 6 (7.69%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 6 (7.69%) Manual Testing
14 6 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 40 (51.28%) Java
2 17 (21.79%) Apple Swift
3 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 12 (15.38%) C
4 12 (15.38%) C++
5 10 (12.82%) Kotlin
6 8 (10.26%) C#
6 8 (10.26%) Java 8
6 8 (10.26%) SQL
7 5 (6.41%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.56%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.56%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.56%) Python
8 2 (2.56%) Ruby
9 1 (1.28%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) Puppet
2 3 (3.85%) Ansible
3 2 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.56%) Terraform
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 11 (14.10%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.26%) AppDynamics
2 8 (10.26%) Splunk
3 7 (8.97%) Google
4 6 (7.69%) Xamarin
5 5 (6.41%) Oracle
6 3 (3.85%) Adobe
6 3 (3.85%) F5
7 2 (2.56%) Apple
7 2 (2.56%) Autodesk
7 2 (2.56%) Cisco
7 2 (2.56%) HP
7 2 (2.56%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.56%) Symantec
8 1 (1.28%) Citrix
8 1 (1.28%) Samsung