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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 45 60 68
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +8
Contract jobs citing Android 24 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.41% 0.92% 0.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.16% 5.13% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 1
Median daily rate £275 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £14.25 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+14.91% -14.92%
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
215 156 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 30.58% 17.93% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 69 101
Median daily rate £335 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £191 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 12
Median hourly rate - £16.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

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 1 July 2016.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 27 (75.00%) Android Development
2 20 (55.56%) Java
3 17 (47.22%) Apple iOS
4 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (30.56%) OO
6 10 (27.78%) C#
6 10 (27.78%) Mobile Development
7 9 (25.00%) iOS Development
7 9 (25.00%) Xamarin
7 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (25.00%) Java SE
8 8 (22.22%) Multithreading
9 7 (19.44%) .NET
10 6 (16.67%) Web Services
11 5 (13.89%) jQuery
11 5 (13.89%) Windows
11 5 (13.89%) CSS
11 5 (13.89%) HTML
11 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
12 4 (11.11%) Apache Cordova
12 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 4 (11.11%) DevOps
12 4 (11.11%) Oculus Rift
12 4 (11.11%) AirWatch
12 4 (11.11%) Kony
12 4 (11.11%) React
12 4 (11.11%) J2EE
12 4 (11.11%) Objective-C
12 4 (11.11%) Finance

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 (5.56%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Android Studio
2 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) Subversion
2 1 (2.78%) Xcode
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (91.67%) Developer
2 24 (66.67%) Android Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Java Android Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 7 (19.44%) iOS Android Developer
4 7 (19.44%) iOS Developer
5 6 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
6 4 (11.11%) 3D Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Unity 3D Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Xamarin Developer
7 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Java Mobile Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Mobility Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Objective-C Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.78%) C Developer
8 1 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Android Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) Java SE
2 7 (19.44%) .NET
3 6 (16.67%) Web Services
4 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
4 5 (13.89%) CSS
4 5 (13.89%) HTML
4 5 (13.89%) jQuery
5 4 (11.11%) Apache Cordova
5 4 (11.11%) CSS3
5 4 (11.11%) HTML5
5 4 (11.11%) J2EE
5 4 (11.11%) PhoneGap
5 4 (11.11%) React
5 4 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 2 (5.56%) Cocoa
6 2 (5.56%) JSON
6 2 (5.56%) XML
7 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (11.11%) Oculus Rift
2 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.78%) Animation
2 1 (2.78%) Apple TV
2 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.78%) iPad
2 1 (2.78%) iPhone
2 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Apple iOS
2 5 (13.89%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Phone
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (75.00%) Android Development
2 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (30.56%) OO
4 10 (27.78%) Mobile Development
5 9 (25.00%) iOS Development
6 8 (22.22%) Multithreading
7 4 (11.11%) DevOps
7 4 (11.11%) Scrum
8 3 (8.33%) Front End Development
8 3 (8.33%) Web Application Development
9 2 (5.56%) MVC
9 2 (5.56%) OOD
10 1 (2.78%) Code Coverage
10 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.78%) CRM
10 1 (2.78%) ERP
10 1 (2.78%) Mobile Application Development
10 1 (2.78%) OOP
10 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) Java
2 10 (27.78%) C#
3 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.11%) Objective-C
5 2 (5.56%) SQL
6 1 (2.78%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.78%) C
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Xamarin
2 4 (11.11%) Kony
3 3 (8.33%) Apple
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) Samsung
4 2 (5.56%) VMware