The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 38 57 76
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +19
Contract jobs citing Android 21 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.57% 1.44% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.80% 5.83% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 1
Median daily rate £375 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%
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 Glasgow region.

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
164 223 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.84% 24.78% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 105 87
Median daily rate £300 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £145 £109
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 9
Median hourly rate £21.00 £52.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +218.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Android as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Android.

1 31 (68.89%) Android Development
2 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 12 (26.67%) Java
4 12 (26.67%) OO
5 9 (20.00%) Windows
5 9 (20.00%) Retail
5 9 (20.00%) Java SE
6 8 (17.78%) Multithreading
6 8 (17.78%) C#
6 8 (17.78%) Apple
6 8 (17.78%) Android Studio
6 8 (17.78%) Mobile Development
7 7 (15.56%) Front End Development
8 6 (13.33%) Mobile App
9 5 (11.11%) Windows Phone
9 5 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (11.11%) Xamarin
9 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
9 5 (11.11%) VPN
9 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
9 5 (11.11%) Oracle
9 5 (11.11%) Hyper-V
9 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
9 5 (11.11%) VMware
10 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
10 4 (8.89%) .NET
10 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
10 4 (8.89%) Finance
10 4 (8.89%) iOS Development

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) iTunes
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Android Studio
2 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (4.44%) Gradle
4 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.22%) Subversion
4 1 (2.22%) Xcode
General
1 9 (20.00%) Retail
2 4 (8.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (77.78%) Developer
2 27 (60.00%) Android Developer
3 5 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Mobility Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Xamarin Developer
5 3 (6.67%) 3D Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Unity 3D Developer
6 2 (4.44%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.44%) iOS Android Developer
6 2 (4.44%) iOS Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Java Android Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.22%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.22%) Architect
7 1 (2.22%) Deployment Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (2.22%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) Java SE
2 4 (8.89%) .NET
3 3 (6.67%) Android SDK
3 3 (6.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.44%) Cocoa
4 2 (4.44%) HTML
5 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.22%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.22%) Cocoa Touch
5 1 (2.22%) Core Animation
5 1 (2.22%) Core Data
5 1 (2.22%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.22%) iOS SDK
5 1 (2.22%) jQuery
5 1 (2.22%) JSON
5 1 (2.22%) Material Design
5 1 (2.22%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.67%) CESG
2 3 (6.67%) Oculus Rift
2 3 (6.67%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Animation
3 1 (2.22%) Apple TV
3 1 (2.22%) iPad
3 1 (2.22%) iPhone
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 9 (20.00%) Windows
3 5 (11.11%) Windows Phone
3 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (68.89%) Android Development
2 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (26.67%) OO
4 8 (17.78%) Mobile Development
4 8 (17.78%) Multithreading
5 7 (15.56%) Front End Development
6 5 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (8.89%) iOS Development
8 3 (6.67%) MVC
8 3 (6.67%) OOP
8 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.67%) Web Application Development
9 1 (2.22%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.22%) OOD
9 1 (2.22%) Project Management
9 1 (2.22%) Scrum
9 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.22%) SOA
9 1 (2.22%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) Java
2 8 (17.78%) C#
3 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.44%) Objective-C
4 2 (4.44%) SQL
5 1 (2.22%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) AirWatch
1 3 (6.67%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Apple
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) VMware
2 5 (11.11%) Xamarin
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.67%) Citrix
5 2 (4.44%) Samsung