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 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Software Development
Rank 132 116 127
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Contract jobs citing Android Development 16 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.54% 0.33% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.42% 0.100%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 0
Average daily rate £400 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 £39.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+60.25% +20.00%
Android Development
UK

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
2463 2366 2003
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.82% 79.16% 76.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1384 1298 1069
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £251 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 63 24
Average hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £29.17
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +4.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £12.10 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 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 11 £388 -11.42% 2
Edinburgh -8 4 £450 +9.09%
Android Development
UK

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 28 (100.00%) Android
2 20 (71.43%) Java
3 11 (39.29%) Apple iOS
3 11 (39.29%) Mobile Development
4 10 (35.71%) iOS Development
5 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (28.57%) Web Services
6 8 (28.57%) Android SDK
7 6 (21.43%) Xamarin
7 6 (21.43%) Finance
7 6 (21.43%) Scrum
7 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 6 (21.43%) .NET
7 6 (21.43%) J2EE
8 5 (17.86%) PhoneGap
9 4 (14.29%) Apache Cordova
9 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
9 4 (14.29%) CSS3
9 4 (14.29%) HTML5
9 4 (14.29%) jQuery
9 4 (14.29%) CSS
9 4 (14.29%) OO
9 4 (14.29%) HTML
9 4 (14.29%) React
9 4 (14.29%) AirWatch
9 4 (14.29%) Kony
9 4 (14.29%) DevOps
10 3 (10.71%) Android Studio

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Android Studio
2 2 (7.14%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (7.14%) Xcode
3 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) Developer
2 24 (85.71%) Android Developer
3 8 (28.57%) iOS Android Developer
3 8 (28.57%) iOS Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Java Android Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Java Mobile Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Objective-C Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Android Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Xamarin Developer
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Android Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Android Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) Android SDK
1 8 (28.57%) Web Services
2 6 (21.43%) .NET
2 6 (21.43%) J2EE
3 5 (17.86%) PhoneGap
4 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 4 (14.29%) Apache Cordova
4 4 (14.29%) CSS
4 4 (14.29%) CSS3
4 4 (14.29%) HTML
4 4 (14.29%) HTML5
4 4 (14.29%) jQuery
4 4 (14.29%) React
5 3 (10.71%) J2ME
6 2 (7.14%) JSON
7 1 (3.57%) Android NDK
7 1 (3.57%) Cocoa
7 1 (3.57%) Ionic Framework
7 1 (3.57%) iOS SDK
7 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Android
2 11 (39.29%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.14%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Phone
4 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Mobile Development
2 10 (35.71%) iOS Development
3 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) Scrum
5 4 (14.29%) DevOps
5 4 (14.29%) OO
6 3 (10.71%) Front End Development
7 2 (7.14%) SDLC
7 2 (7.14%) Web Application Development
8 1 (3.57%) Asynchronous Programming
8 1 (3.57%) BDD
8 1 (3.57%) Code Coverage
8 1 (3.57%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (3.57%) OOD
8 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.57%) TDD
8 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) Java
2 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.71%) C
3 3 (10.71%) C#
3 3 (10.71%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Xamarin
2 4 (14.29%) Kony
3 2 (7.14%) Google
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