The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 63 61 71
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing Android 6 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.68% 0.72% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.17% 2.70% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£375 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £300 £287
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
-0.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £32.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-57.69% -11.56%
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 Glasgow region.

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
189 185 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 21.31% 26.70% 23.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 88 118
Average daily rate £350 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £130 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 3
Average hourly rate £26.25 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.35% +10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £140.00 £17.00 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 11 (64.71%) Android Development
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) Java
4 6 (35.29%) Windows
4 6 (35.29%) Retail
5 5 (29.41%) Banking
5 5 (29.41%) Mobile Development
6 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
6 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
6 4 (23.53%) Finance
7 3 (17.65%) .NET
7 3 (17.65%) SOAP
7 3 (17.65%) Web Services
7 3 (17.65%) XML
7 3 (17.65%) User Experience
7 3 (17.65%) JSON
7 3 (17.65%) Android SDK
8 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
8 2 (11.76%) iOS Development
8 2 (11.76%) Android Studio
8 2 (11.76%) C#
8 2 (11.76%) HTML
8 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
8 2 (11.76%) Objective-C
8 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
8 2 (11.76%) Windows Phone
8 2 (11.76%) iPhone
8 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 2 (11.76%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (11.76%) Retail Banking

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
1 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (5.88%) Bluetooth
1 1 (5.88%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQLite
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
1 2 (11.76%) Android Studio
1 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.88%) Hudson
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) Xcode
2 1 (5.88%) JUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 6 (35.29%) Retail
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
3 4 (23.53%) Finance
4 2 (11.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) Android Developer
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Android Developer
4 1 (5.88%) iOS Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
1 3 (17.65%) SOAP
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
1 3 (17.65%) XML
1 3 (17.65%) JSON
1 3 (17.65%) Android SDK
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) WPF
2 2 (11.76%) Silverlight
3 1 (5.88%) RESTful
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) REST
3 1 (5.88%) Cocoa
3 1 (5.88%) J2ME
3 1 (5.88%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
2 3 (17.65%) User Experience
3 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
3 2 (11.76%) iPhone
4 1 (5.88%) Animation
4 1 (5.88%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (5.88%) iPad
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Phone
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Android Development
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Mobile Development
4 2 (11.76%) iOS Development
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) OOP
5 1 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) Objective-C
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago