The table below looks at the statistics for the Android Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android Developer in their job title 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
Android Developer
Rank 122 102 109
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 10 26 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.39% 0.96% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 1.00% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 4
Average daily rate £388 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £293 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £450 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+23.75% +23.07%
Android Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2394 2603 2213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.96% 95.80% 94.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1263 1449 1069
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 56 66
Average hourly rate £22.25 £18.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.61% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £12.00 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £43.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Android Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android Developer in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Android Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Android Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Android Developer across the Scotland region.

Android Developer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Android Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Android Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Android Developer
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +8 7 £338 -3.57%
Edinburgh -25 3 £406 +6.20%
Android Developer
UK

Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Android Developer in their job title 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 with Android Developer in their job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Android
1 25 (100.00%) Android Development
2 15 (60.00%) Java
3 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (40.00%) Finance
4 10 (40.00%) Android SDK
5 9 (36.00%) Mobile App
6 8 (32.00%) Web Services
7 6 (24.00%) Apple iOS
7 6 (24.00%) Mobile Development
8 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
9 4 (16.00%) PhoneGap
9 4 (16.00%) iOS Development
9 4 (16.00%) OO
10 3 (12.00%) C
10 3 (12.00%) HTML
10 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
10 3 (12.00%) .NET
10 3 (12.00%) J2EE
10 3 (12.00%) CSS
10 3 (12.00%) Objective-C
10 3 (12.00%) Retail
10 3 (12.00%) Google
10 3 (12.00%) JSON
10 3 (12.00%) jQuery
10 3 (12.00%) AirWatch
10 3 (12.00%) Kony
10 3 (12.00%) React
10 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
10 3 (12.00%) Xamarin

Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Android Developer in their job title 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 with Android Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Android Studio
2 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.00%) Xcode
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) Android SDK
2 8 (32.00%) Web Services
3 4 (16.00%) PhoneGap
4 3 (12.00%) .NET
4 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (12.00%) Apache Cordova
4 3 (12.00%) CSS
4 3 (12.00%) CSS3
4 3 (12.00%) HTML
4 3 (12.00%) HTML5
4 3 (12.00%) J2EE
4 3 (12.00%) jQuery
4 3 (12.00%) JSON
4 3 (12.00%) React
4 3 (12.00%) REST
5 2 (8.00%) XML
6 1 (4.00%) Android NDK
6 1 (4.00%) iOS SDK
6 1 (4.00%) J2ME
6 1 (4.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Android
2 6 (24.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Android Development
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) Mobile Development
4 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (16.00%) iOS Development
5 4 (16.00%) OO
6 2 (8.00%) OOP
6 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 2 (8.00%) SOLID
7 1 (4.00%) BDD
7 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (12.00%) C
2 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (12.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Google
1 3 (12.00%) Kony
1 3 (12.00%) Xamarin