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 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Software Development
Rank 97 113 99
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Contract jobs citing Android Development 31 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.09% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 0.29% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 3
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£413 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -12.50%
Android Development
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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
2099 1708 1534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 73.88% 68.29% 67.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1173 853 787
Average daily rate £380 £370 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 60 54
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.15 £9.43 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £38.80 £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

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 November 2014.

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 November 2014. 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 23 £450 +50.00% 2
Glasgow 0 6 £363 -3.33% 2
West Lothian - - - - 1
Aberdeen - - - - 1
Dundee - - - -
Android Development
UK

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 30 (63.83%) Mobile App
3 27 (57.45%) Apple iOS
4 25 (53.19%) Java
5 21 (44.68%) iOS Development
6 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (36.17%) .NET
8 16 (34.04%) Finance
9 14 (29.79%) Mercurial
10 13 (27.66%) C#
11 11 (23.40%) JSON
11 11 (23.40%) Android SDK
12 10 (21.28%) Banking
12 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
12 10 (21.28%) Windows
12 10 (21.28%) HTML
13 9 (19.15%) Subversion
14 8 (17.02%) Objective-C
14 8 (17.02%) Multithreading
14 8 (17.02%) REST
15 7 (14.89%) Scrum
15 7 (14.89%) Google
16 6 (12.77%) HTML5
17 5 (10.64%) iPhone
17 5 (10.64%) Git (software)
17 5 (10.64%) Windows Phone
17 5 (10.64%) iOS SDK
17 5 (10.64%) Xamarin
17 5 (10.64%) OO
17 5 (10.64%) Eclipse

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 3 (6.38%) WebSphere Portal
1 3 (6.38%) Node.js
1 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
1 3 (6.38%) CMS
1 3 (6.38%) TeamSite
2 1 (2.13%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (4.26%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.13%) SSL
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Mercurial
2 9 (19.15%) Subversion
3 5 (10.64%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.64%) Eclipse
4 4 (8.51%) Robolectric
5 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.26%) Android Studio
7 1 (2.13%) Gradle
7 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.13%) Robotium
7 1 (2.13%) NUnit
7 1 (2.13%) Xcode
7 1 (2.13%) Maven
General
1 16 (34.04%) Finance
2 10 (21.28%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (95.74%) Developer
2 30 (63.83%) Android Developer
3 6 (12.77%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 5 (10.64%) iOS Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Applications Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Xamarin Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Designer
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Android Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Web Designer
7 1 (2.13%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.17%) .NET
2 11 (23.40%) JSON
2 11 (23.40%) Android SDK
3 10 (21.28%) HTML
4 8 (17.02%) REST
5 6 (12.77%) HTML5
6 5 (10.64%) iOS SDK
6 5 (10.64%) CSS
7 4 (8.51%) CSS3
8 3 (6.38%) Backbone.js
8 3 (6.38%) AngularJS
8 3 (6.38%) RESTful
8 3 (6.38%) .NET Framework
8 3 (6.38%) Java EE
8 3 (6.38%) jQuery
8 3 (6.38%) JSF
8 3 (6.38%) JSP
8 3 (6.38%) SOAP
8 3 (6.38%) XSL
8 3 (6.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (63.83%) Mobile App
2 5 (10.64%) iPhone
3 4 (8.51%) User Experience
4 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.26%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Open Source
5 1 (2.13%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Android
2 27 (57.45%) Apple iOS
3 10 (21.28%) Windows
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) iOS Development
2 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.02%) Multithreading
4 7 (14.89%) Scrum
5 5 (10.64%) OO
6 4 (8.51%) Web Development
6 4 (8.51%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.26%) OOP
8 2 (4.26%) Pair Programming
8 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.26%) Software Architecture
9 1 (2.13%) BDD
9 1 (2.13%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.13%) Analytics
9 1 (2.13%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (2.13%) Refactoring
9 1 (2.13%) TDD
9 1 (2.13%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 25 (53.19%) Java
2 13 (27.66%) C#
3 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
4 8 (17.02%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.13%) C++
5 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Google
2 5 (10.64%) Xamarin
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.38%) HP
4 1 (2.13%) Apple
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland (EH12)
Guru Careers
Rate: 6 Month Contract - £400-£550 per day
Posted: 10 days ago