The table below looks at the statistics for Android Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android Development over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Software Development
Rank 85 87 74
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Contract jobs citing Android Development 5 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.38% 0.21% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.25% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
Android Development
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1100 1183 1025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.71% 81.42% 78.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 613 620
Median daily rate £400 £375 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 18
Median hourly rate £15.82 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.92% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £12.35 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Android Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Android Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Android Development Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Android Development
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Android Development Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Android Development 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Android Development.

1 8 (100.00%) Android
2 7 (87.50%) Java
3 6 (75.00%) OO
4 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (50.00%) Android SDK
4 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
4 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (50.00%) Mobile Development
5 3 (37.50%) iTunes
5 3 (37.50%) Data Structures
5 3 (37.50%) Algorithms
5 3 (37.50%) iPad
5 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
5 3 (37.50%) Applied Mathematics
5 3 (37.50%) Physics
5 3 (37.50%) iPhone
5 3 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
5 3 (37.50%) Python
5 3 (37.50%) C#
5 3 (37.50%) C++
5 3 (37.50%) GIS
5 3 (37.50%) Objective-C
5 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (37.50%) Ruby
6 2 (25.00%) Xcode
6 2 (25.00%) J2EE
6 2 (25.00%) J2ME
6 2 (25.00%) Android Studio
6 2 (25.00%) SDLC

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (37.50%) iTunes
2 1 (12.50%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) GIS
1 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Android Studio
1 2 (25.00%) Xcode
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Android Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Android Developer
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Android SDK
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE
2 2 (25.00%) J2ME
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (37.50%) Algorithms
2 3 (37.50%) Applied Mathematics
2 3 (37.50%) Data Structures
2 3 (37.50%) iPad
2 3 (37.50%) iPhone
2 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
2 3 (37.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Android
2 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile Development
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) Objective-C
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Google