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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 71 78 55
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -23
Contract jobs citing Android 5 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.50% 0.88% 1.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.33% 6.67% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 13
Median daily rate £419 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £295 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £570 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+116.66% +15.38%
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
150 225 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.85% 13.20% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 131 108
Median daily rate £350 £375 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £250 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 10 (71.43%) Mobile App
2 9 (64.29%) Android Development
3 8 (57.14%) Java
4 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 6 (42.86%) Apple iOS
5 5 (35.71%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) OO
6 4 (28.57%) Android SDK
6 4 (28.57%) Mobile Development
7 3 (21.43%) Data Structures
7 3 (21.43%) Algorithms
7 3 (21.43%) iPad
7 3 (21.43%) iOS Development
7 3 (21.43%) iTunes
7 3 (21.43%) Python
7 3 (21.43%) C#
7 3 (21.43%) C++
7 3 (21.43%) GIS
7 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 3 (21.43%) Objective-C
7 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (21.43%) Banking
7 3 (21.43%) iPhone
7 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
7 3 (21.43%) Ruby
7 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
7 3 (21.43%) Applied Mathematics
7 3 (21.43%) Physics
8 2 (14.29%) Git (software)

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 1 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (7.14%) Confluence
1 1 (7.14%) Drupal
1 1 (7.14%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (21.43%) iTunes
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) GIS
1 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Android Studio
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Xcode
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Law
3 1 (7.14%) Local Government
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Android Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Digital Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Node.js Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Android Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Android Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Transformation
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum Master
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) UI Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Android SDK
2 2 (14.29%) Node.js
2 2 (14.29%) React
3 1 (7.14%) J2EE
3 1 (7.14%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Mobile App
2 3 (21.43%) Algorithms
2 3 (21.43%) Applied Mathematics
2 3 (21.43%) Data Structures
2 3 (21.43%) iPad
2 3 (21.43%) iPhone
2 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
2 3 (21.43%) Physics
3 2 (14.29%) Fintech
3 2 (14.29%) Social Media
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
4 1 (7.14%) STB
4 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) CyanogenMod
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Android Development
2 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 4 (28.57%) Mobile Development
3 4 (28.57%) OO
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) iOS Development
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) API Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.14%) Content Management
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Use Case
6 1 (7.14%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) C++
2 3 (21.43%) Objective-C
2 3 (21.43%) Python
2 3 (21.43%) Ruby
3 2 (14.29%) ECMAScript
3 2 (14.29%) ES6
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) C
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe
1 1 (7.14%) Google
1 1 (7.14%) Omniture
1 1 (7.14%) OpenText
1 1 (7.14%) Sitecore