The table below looks at the statistics for Android Development skills 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 Development over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Software Development
Rank 108 - 103
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Android Development 17 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.58% - 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% - 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 6
Average daily rate
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£406 - £311
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 - £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -7.14%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2244 1765 1496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 76.67% 72.13% 71.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1234 889 793
Average daily rate £400 £370 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £246 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 21 22
Average hourly rate £31.70 £25.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.80% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £14.08 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £180.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Android Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android Development across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Android Development Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Android Development
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Android Development Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Android Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android Development across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Android Development Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Android Development
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 Development within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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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
Edinburgh - 10 £413 - 2
Glasgow - 2 £525 - 3
West Lothian - - - - 1
East Ayrshire - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
Dundee - - - -
Android Development
UK

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Android Development 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 Development.

1 47 (100.00%) Android
2 36 (76.60%) Java
3 25 (53.19%) Mobile App
4 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (42.55%) Apple iOS
6 17 (36.17%) iOS Development
7 16 (34.04%) Finance
8 12 (25.53%) Banking
8 12 (25.53%) Mercurial
9 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
9 10 (21.28%) Robolectric
10 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (19.15%) Subversion
10 9 (19.15%) JSON
10 9 (19.15%) .NET
11 8 (17.02%) TDD
11 8 (17.02%) Test Automation
11 8 (17.02%) REST
11 8 (17.02%) Android SDK
12 7 (14.89%) Jenkins
12 7 (14.89%) Unit Testing
12 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
12 7 (14.89%) HTML
12 7 (14.89%) Eclipse
13 6 (12.77%) OO
13 6 (12.77%) Windows
13 6 (12.77%) C#
13 6 (12.77%) Maven
13 6 (12.77%) Objective-C
14 5 (10.64%) Xcode

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Android Development 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 Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.13%) JBoss
1 1 (2.13%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.13%) MySQL
2 1 (2.13%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Mercurial
2 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
2 10 (21.28%) Robolectric
3 9 (19.15%) Subversion
4 7 (14.89%) Eclipse
4 7 (14.89%) Jenkins
5 6 (12.77%) Maven
6 5 (10.64%) Xcode
6 5 (10.64%) Robotium
6 5 (10.64%) Gradle
7 4 (8.51%) Hudson
8 3 (6.38%) Cucumber
8 3 (6.38%) Calabash
8 3 (6.38%) Android Studio
8 3 (6.38%) Appium
8 3 (6.38%) Ant
8 3 (6.38%) JUnit
8 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (2.13%) Selenium
9 1 (2.13%) NUnit
General
1 16 (34.04%) Finance
2 12 (25.53%) Banking
3 5 (10.64%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (93.62%) Developer
2 34 (72.34%) Android Developer
3 7 (14.89%) iOS Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Applications Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Quality Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Android Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) .NET
1 9 (19.15%) JSON
2 8 (17.02%) REST
2 8 (17.02%) Android SDK
3 7 (14.89%) HTML
4 4 (8.51%) SOAP
4 4 (8.51%) XML
4 4 (8.51%) HTML5
4 4 (8.51%) iOS SDK
5 3 (6.38%) Web Services
5 3 (6.38%) CSS
5 3 (6.38%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.38%) RESTful
6 2 (4.26%) Cocoa
7 1 (2.13%) JSF
7 1 (2.13%) NHibernate
7 1 (2.13%) RichFaces
7 1 (2.13%) JPA
7 1 (2.13%) Facelets
7 1 (2.13%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (53.19%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.51%) iPhone
2 4 (8.51%) Open Source
2 4 (8.51%) User Experience
3 2 (4.26%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.13%) Animation
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Android
2 20 (42.55%) Apple iOS
3 6 (12.77%) Windows
4 4 (8.51%) UNIX
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.17%) iOS Development
3 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (17.02%) TDD
4 8 (17.02%) Test Automation
5 7 (14.89%) Unit Testing
5 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
6 6 (12.77%) OO
7 5 (10.64%) Multithreading
7 5 (10.64%) Software Architecture
8 4 (8.51%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.38%) BDD
9 3 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.38%) Compatibility Testing
9 3 (6.38%) Manual Testing
9 3 (6.38%) Pair Programming
9 3 (6.38%) Scrum
10 2 (4.26%) Project Management
10 2 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 36 (76.60%) Java
2 6 (12.77%) C#
2 6 (12.77%) Objective-C
3 4 (8.51%) SQL
3 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.26%) C++
5 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.13%) PHP
5 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Google
2 1 (2.13%) Twitter
2 1 (2.13%) Xamarin
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) Apple