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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 71 52 62
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Contract jobs citing Android 1 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.12% 1.22% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.52% 5.03% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
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£300 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £12.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -66.00%
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
193 159 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.63% 24.31% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 79 60
Average daily rate £300 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £102 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 £86.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.92% +517.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) iPhone
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Xamarin
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Sencha
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Xamarin Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) iPhone
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Android Development
1 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Xamarin
2 1 (33.33%) Sencha
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + Doe
Posted: 18 days ago