The table below looks at the statistics for Android 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 over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 72 78 59
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -19
Contract jobs citing Android 14 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.96% 0.87% 0.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.64% 4.45% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Average daily rate
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£231 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.84% -18.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-17.46% -51.53%
Android
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
211 247 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.53% 19.51% 15.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 136 41
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £126 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.35 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -6.25%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 18 (56.25%) Apple iOS
2 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (40.63%) Java
3 13 (40.63%) Android Development
4 10 (31.25%) Banking
4 10 (31.25%) Mobile App
5 8 (25.00%) Open Source
5 8 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 8 (25.00%) Finance
5 8 (25.00%) Windows
6 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
7 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
7 6 (18.75%) Robolectric
8 5 (15.63%) API Design
8 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (15.63%) Robotium
8 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
8 5 (15.63%) Veeam
8 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
8 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (15.63%) Problem Management
8 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
8 5 (15.63%) Software Architecture
8 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
8 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
8 5 (15.63%) TDD
8 5 (15.63%) VMware
9 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
9 4 (12.50%) Maven

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) Lync
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) VPN
2 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (6.25%) Wireless
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.13%) Broadband
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Robolectric
2 5 (15.63%) Robotium
2 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 4 (12.50%) Xcode
3 4 (12.50%) Maven
3 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.50%) Gradle
3 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (9.38%) Calabash
4 3 (9.38%) Appium
4 3 (9.38%) Cucumber
4 3 (9.38%) Hudson
4 3 (9.38%) Ant
5 1 (3.13%) JUnit
5 1 (3.13%) Mercurial
5 1 (3.13%) Axure RP
5 1 (3.13%) Android Studio
General
1 10 (31.25%) Banking
2 8 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) Android Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Test Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Quality Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Product Manager
6 1 (3.13%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (3.13%) IT Support
6 1 (3.13%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.13%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
2 4 (12.50%) .NET
3 3 (9.38%) REST
4 1 (3.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.38%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.25%) iPhone
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (3.13%) User Experience
4 1 (3.13%) Social Media
4 1 (3.13%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Apple iOS
2 8 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (9.38%) UNIX
5 2 (6.25%) Linux
5 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) Android Development
3 8 (25.00%) Open Source
3 8 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
4 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
4 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (15.63%) Software Architecture
4 5 (15.63%) TDD
4 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
4 5 (15.63%) Problem Management
4 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (15.63%) API Design
5 4 (12.50%) Release Management
5 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 4 (12.50%) Service Management
5 4 (12.50%) Change Management
5 4 (12.50%) Validation
5 4 (12.50%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) Java
2 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.38%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.13%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) ISEB
1 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) BitLocker
2 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) VMware
2 5 (15.63%) Veeam
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco
3 2 (6.25%) MobileIron
4 1 (3.13%) Twitter
4 1 (3.13%) LANDesk
4 1 (3.13%) Symantec
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