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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 49 56 59
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing Android 9 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.46% 1.42% 0.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.47% 6.11% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 3
Average daily rate £300 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £30.20 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-37.08% -7.07%
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
139 180 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.53% 23.29% 23.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 115 66
Average daily rate £300 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £96 £94 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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 10 February 2016.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 21 (80.77%) Android Development
2 18 (69.23%) Java
3 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (46.15%) Web Services
5 10 (38.46%) Apple iOS
5 10 (38.46%) Mobile App
6 9 (34.62%) Finance
7 8 (30.77%) Android SDK
8 7 (26.92%) Mobile Development
9 6 (23.08%) Xamarin
10 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
11 4 (15.38%) jQuery
11 4 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (15.38%) REST
11 4 (15.38%) HTML5
11 4 (15.38%) Apache Camel
11 4 (15.38%) Apache Cordova
11 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (15.38%) CSS3
11 4 (15.38%) PhoneGap
11 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
11 4 (15.38%) iOS Development
11 4 (15.38%) Kony
11 4 (15.38%) Spring
11 4 (15.38%) HTML
11 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
11 4 (15.38%) SQL
11 4 (15.38%) .NET
11 4 (15.38%) J2EE
11 4 (15.38%) Oracle

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Cucumber
1 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Xcode
3 1 (3.85%) Android Studio
3 1 (3.85%) Axure RP
3 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (92.31%) Developer
2 18 (69.23%) Android Developer
3 9 (34.62%) Senior Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Java Developer
5 6 (23.08%) Senior Android Developer
6 3 (11.54%) iOS Android Developer
6 3 (11.54%) iOS Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Xamarin Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.85%) C Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Designer
8 1 (3.85%) Java Mobile Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Objective-C Developer
8 1 (3.85%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) Web Services
2 8 (30.77%) Android SDK
3 4 (15.38%) .NET
3 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 4 (15.38%) Apache Camel
3 4 (15.38%) Apache Cordova
3 4 (15.38%) CSS
3 4 (15.38%) CSS3
3 4 (15.38%) HTML
3 4 (15.38%) HTML5
3 4 (15.38%) J2EE
3 4 (15.38%) jQuery
3 4 (15.38%) PhoneGap
3 4 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (15.38%) React
3 4 (15.38%) REST
3 4 (15.38%) Spring
4 3 (11.54%) JSON
5 2 (7.69%) XML
6 1 (3.85%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Mobile App
2 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Android Development
2 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (26.92%) Mobile Development
4 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
5 4 (15.38%) iOS Development
6 3 (11.54%) OO
7 2 (7.69%) OOP
7 2 (7.69%) Scrum
7 2 (7.69%) SOLID
8 1 (3.85%) BDD
8 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.85%) TDD
8 1 (3.85%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) Objective-C
4 2 (7.69%) C
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Xamarin
2 4 (15.38%) Kony
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Google
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