The first table below looks at the demand for Android Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android Development over the 3 months to 25 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 Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Software Development
Rank 75 64 58
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Contract jobs citing Android Development 9 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.70% 0.29% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.41% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £400 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +52.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-40.90% -5.71%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
951 730 707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 74.47% 71.36% 69.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 355 333
Average daily rate £400 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 £33.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Android Development
Scotland

Android Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android Development across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Android Development 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 Development.

1 11 (100.00%) Android
1 11 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (81.82%) iOS Development
3 7 (63.64%) HTML
3 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 6 (54.55%) CSS
4 6 (54.55%) Backbone.js
5 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
5 5 (45.45%) JSON
5 5 (45.45%) .NET
5 5 (45.45%) Web Development
6 4 (36.36%) Banking
7 3 (27.27%) HTML5
7 3 (27.27%) jQuery
7 3 (27.27%) Node.js
7 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
7 3 (27.27%) Graphic Design
7 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Portal
7 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
7 3 (27.27%) CSS3
7 3 (27.27%) Digital Media
7 3 (27.27%) JSF
7 3 (27.27%) Java EE
7 3 (27.27%) MVC
7 3 (27.27%) Finance
7 3 (27.27%) CMS
7 3 (27.27%) MySQL
7 3 (27.27%) XSL
7 3 (27.27%) XSLT
7 3 (27.27%) Linux

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Android Development 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 Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) TeamSite
1 3 (27.27%) CMS
1 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
1 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Portal
1 3 (27.27%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
1 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (36.36%) Banking
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Android Developer
3 3 (27.27%) UI Programmer
3 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
3 3 (27.27%) UI Developer
4 2 (18.18%) iOS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Designer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) Backbone.js
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) JSON
4 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) HTML5
4 3 (27.27%) JSP
4 3 (27.27%) SOAP
4 3 (27.27%) XML
4 3 (27.27%) XSL
4 3 (27.27%) XSLT
4 3 (27.27%) JSF
4 3 (27.27%) Java EE
4 3 (27.27%) CSS3
5 2 (18.18%) REST
6 1 (9.09%) Dojo
6 1 (9.09%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
2 3 (27.27%) Digital Media
2 3 (27.27%) Graphic Design
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Android
1 11 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) iOS Development
2 5 (45.45%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) OOP
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) PHP
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Google