The table below looks at the statistics for Android 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 over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 62 86 64
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -22
Contract jobs citing Android 12 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.43% 0.41% 1.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.14% 2.19% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 13
Median daily rate £425 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £403 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £503 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 £100.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -25.84%

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
168 274 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.05% 18.78% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 122 98
Median daily rate £375 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 £57.63 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +7.93%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Android as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Android 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.

1 13 (61.90%) Java
2 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 11 (52.38%) Apple iOS
2 11 (52.38%) Android Development
3 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) Spring
4 6 (28.57%) Linux
5 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
5 5 (23.81%) Scrum
5 5 (23.81%) Android SDK
6 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
6 4 (19.05%) HP
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
6 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
7 3 (14.29%) Fintech
7 3 (14.29%) Social Media
7 3 (14.29%) Web Development
7 3 (14.29%) SCCM
7 3 (14.29%) Windows
7 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 3 (14.29%) Banking
7 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
8 2 (9.52%) Project Management
8 2 (9.52%) Service Management
8 2 (9.52%) TDD
8 2 (9.52%) Mitel
8 2 (9.52%) Ruby
8 2 (9.52%) SQL

Android
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Bluemix
1 1 (4.76%) Google Play
1 1 (4.76%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DHCP
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) FTP
2 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Bitbucket
2 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.76%) Android Studio
3 1 (4.76%) Ant
3 1 (4.76%) Gerrit
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
3 1 (4.76%) JMeter
3 1 (4.76%) JUnit
3 1 (4.76%) Maven
3 1 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Law
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) Android Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Deskside Support
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Java Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (4.76%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Deskside Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Deskside Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Development Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support
5 1 (4.76%) IT Technician
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (4.76%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Spring
2 5 (23.81%) Android SDK
3 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 2 (9.52%) HTML
4 2 (9.52%) Node.js
4 2 (9.52%) SOAP
5 1 (4.76%) Ajax
5 1 (4.76%) HTML5
5 1 (4.76%) iOS SDK
5 1 (4.76%) JPA
5 1 (4.76%) jQuery
5 1 (4.76%) JSON
5 1 (4.76%) REST
5 1 (4.76%) RESTful
5 1 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
2 3 (14.29%) Fintech
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Social Media
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) iPad
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Animation
4 1 (4.76%) User Experience
4 1 (4.76%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Apple iOS
2 6 (28.57%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (9.52%) Mac OS
4 2 (9.52%) Unix
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Android Development
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Scrum
3 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (9.52%) Feasibility Study
5 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.52%) Mobile Development
5 2 (9.52%) OO
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Service Management
5 2 (9.52%) TDD
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.76%) Email Filtering
6 1 (4.76%) iOS Development
6 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (4.76%) OOD
6 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) Ruby
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.52%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) HP
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Adobe
2 2 (9.52%) Apple
2 2 (9.52%) Dell
2 2 (9.52%) Lumension
2 2 (9.52%) Mitel
2 2 (9.52%) Xerox
3 1 (4.76%) Canon
3 1 (4.76%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.76%) Splunk
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago