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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 54 67 58
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Contract jobs citing Android 22 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.83% 0.62% 0.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.22% 3.07% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 0
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£388 £388 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £12.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -66.00%
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
180 228 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.94% 20.23% 14.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 80 33
Average daily rate £320 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £300 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 12
Average hourly rate £12.00 £17.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +36.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £18.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

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 19 September 2014.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 21 (75.00%) Apple iOS
1 21 (75.00%) Android Development
2 14 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 14 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 10 (35.71%) Banking
3 10 (35.71%) Java
4 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
4 9 (32.14%) HTML
4 9 (32.14%) Finance
5 8 (28.57%) .NET
6 7 (25.00%) Windows
6 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (25.00%) Web Development
7 6 (21.43%) JSON
7 6 (21.43%) Backbone.js
7 6 (21.43%) Linux
7 6 (21.43%) CSS
8 4 (14.29%) SOAP
8 4 (14.29%) MySQL
8 4 (14.29%) PHP
8 4 (14.29%) OOP
8 4 (14.29%) CMS
8 4 (14.29%) Mercurial
8 4 (14.29%) Multithreading
9 3 (10.71%) WebSphere Portal
9 3 (10.71%) HTML5
9 3 (10.71%) Graphic Design
9 3 (10.71%) jQuery
9 3 (10.71%) Java EE
9 3 (10.71%) WebSphere

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 4 (14.29%) CMS
2 3 (10.71%) WebSphere Portal
2 3 (10.71%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.71%) Node.js
2 3 (10.71%) TeamSite
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Mercurial
2 3 (10.71%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) Valgrind
3 1 (3.57%) HttpUnit
3 1 (3.57%) Gerrit
3 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.57%) GoogleTest
3 1 (3.57%) CMake
3 1 (3.57%) JMeter
3 1 (3.57%) Xcode
3 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) JUnit
General
1 10 (35.71%) Banking
2 9 (32.14%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) Android Developer
3 4 (14.29%) iOS Developer
4 3 (10.71%) UI Developer
4 3 (10.71%) UI Programmer
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.57%) Designer
6 1 (3.57%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Programme Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) HTML
2 8 (28.57%) .NET
3 6 (21.43%) JSON
3 6 (21.43%) Backbone.js
3 6 (21.43%) CSS
4 4 (14.29%) SOAP
5 3 (10.71%) HTML5
5 3 (10.71%) jQuery
5 3 (10.71%) Java EE
5 3 (10.71%) JSF
5 3 (10.71%) CSS3
5 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
5 3 (10.71%) REST
5 3 (10.71%) Android SDK
5 3 (10.71%) XML
5 3 (10.71%) XSL
5 3 (10.71%) XSLT
5 3 (10.71%) JSP
6 1 (3.57%) RESTful
6 1 (3.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.71%) Graphic Design
2 3 (10.71%) Digital Media
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Open Source
3 2 (7.14%) iPhone
4 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Machine to Machine
4 1 (3.57%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (25.00%) Windows
3 6 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Phone
5 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Android Development
2 14 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) Web Development
4 4 (14.29%) OOP
4 4 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 3 (10.71%) MVC
5 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.14%) OO
6 2 (7.14%) Scrum
6 2 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.57%) BDD
7 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.29%) PHP
4 3 (10.71%) Objective-C
4 3 (10.71%) C#
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby
5 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.57%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Google
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
1 3 (10.71%) HP
2 2 (7.14%) Symantec
2 2 (7.14%) LANDesk
3 1 (3.57%) Apple
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
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