The first table below looks at the demand for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Aberdeen region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 20 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Android 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.83% 1.08% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.45% 9.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£306 £158 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+94.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.36% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £22.66 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-30.49% -37.48%
Operating Systems Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31 21 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 28.44% 11.35% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 17
Average daily rate £135 £158 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £108 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £308 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 8
Average hourly rate £38.50 £12.99 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+196.38% -23.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Android
Scotland

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Android across the Aberdeen region.

Android Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Android
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Android also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Android.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Xamarin
1 2 (100.00%) Android Development
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Android also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Android. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Android Development
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Xamarin
Aberdeen
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 per day + doe
Posted: 20 days ago