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 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 52 43 58
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Contract jobs citing Android 4 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.72% 2.11% 1.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.10% 9.85% 6.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 7
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Glasgow region.

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
129 132 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.08% 21.39% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 75 120
Median daily rate £350 £300 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.56% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £102 £94
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+168.75% +10.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Android.

1 24 (82.76%) Android Development
2 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (34.48%) Android Studio
3 10 (34.48%) Front End Development
4 8 (27.59%) Java
5 7 (24.14%) Retail
5 7 (24.14%) Apple iOS
5 7 (24.14%) Mobile App
6 6 (20.69%) Scrum
7 5 (17.24%) Android SDK
8 4 (13.79%) iOS Development
8 4 (13.79%) Mobile Development
8 4 (13.79%) Apple
8 4 (13.79%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
9 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
9 3 (10.34%) Windows
9 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
9 3 (10.34%) React
10 2 (6.90%) Private Cloud
10 2 (6.90%) AirWatch
10 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
10 2 (6.90%) Big Data
10 2 (6.90%) XenMobile
10 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
10 2 (6.90%) VPN
10 2 (6.90%) OO
10 2 (6.90%) MySQL
10 2 (6.90%) Oracle
10 2 (6.90%) SQL Server

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 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.90%) VPN
2 1 (3.45%) Bluetooth
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Big Data
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Android Studio
2 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.90%) Gradle
General
1 7 (24.14%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Developer
2 19 (65.52%) Android Developer
3 2 (6.90%) Angular Developer
3 2 (6.90%) Big Data Developer
3 2 (6.90%) Mobility Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Senior Android Developer
3 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (3.45%) Applications Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Architect
4 1 (3.45%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (3.45%) IT Support
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Android SDK
2 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
2 3 (10.34%) React
3 2 (6.90%) RESTful
4 1 (3.45%) .NET
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.45%) HTML
4 1 (3.45%) iOS SDK
4 1 (3.45%) JSON
4 1 (3.45%) Material Design
4 1 (3.45%) REST
4 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.90%) CESG
2 2 (6.90%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Social Network
3 1 (3.45%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Apple iOS
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Phone
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Android Development
2 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (34.48%) Front End Development
4 6 (20.69%) Scrum
5 4 (13.79%) iOS Development
5 4 (13.79%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (13.79%) Mobile Development
6 2 (6.90%) Chemistry
6 2 (6.90%) OO
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Kanban
7 1 (3.45%) MVC
7 1 (3.45%) OOD
7 1 (3.45%) OOP
7 1 (3.45%) Project Management
7 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.45%) SOA
7 1 (3.45%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) AirWatch
1 2 (6.90%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Apple
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Citrix
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) Facebook
4 1 (3.45%) Twitter