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 19 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Software Development
Rank 97 114 105
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Contract jobs citing Android Development 27 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.97% 0.32% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.46% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 2
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£375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%
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
2113 1728 1481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.87% 69.96% 67.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1162 892 760
Average daily rate £385 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 47 39
Average hourly rate £25.50 £32.50 £19.27
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.53% +68.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £9.48 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +1 15 £438 +25.00% 4
Glasgow +6 9 £350 -6.66%
West Lothian - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
Dundee - - - - 1
Android Development
UK

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 31 (65.96%) Mobile App
3 30 (63.83%) Java
4 25 (53.19%) Apple iOS
5 19 (40.43%) iOS Development
6 18 (38.30%) Finance
7 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (31.91%) .NET
9 14 (29.79%) Mercurial
10 13 (27.66%) Banking
11 12 (25.53%) JSON
11 12 (25.53%) Android SDK
12 11 (23.40%) C#
12 11 (23.40%) HTML
13 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
13 9 (19.15%) Windows
13 9 (19.15%) Subversion
14 8 (17.02%) Multithreading
14 8 (17.02%) HTML5
14 8 (17.02%) REST
15 7 (14.89%) Google
15 7 (14.89%) Objective-C
16 6 (12.77%) Retail
16 6 (12.77%) Scrum
16 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
16 6 (12.77%) iOS SDK
17 5 (10.64%) User Experience
17 5 (10.64%) iPhone
17 5 (10.64%) CSS
17 5 (10.64%) Eclipse

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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%) Node.js
1 3 (6.38%) WebSphere Portal
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%) Bluetooth
1 2 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Mercurial
2 9 (19.15%) Subversion
3 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
4 5 (10.64%) Eclipse
5 4 (8.51%) Robolectric
6 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (4.26%) Xcode
7 2 (4.26%) Android Studio
8 1 (2.13%) Gradle
8 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.13%) Robotium
8 1 (2.13%) Maven
8 1 (2.13%) NUnit
8 1 (2.13%) JUnit
General
1 18 (38.30%) Finance
2 13 (27.66%) Banking
3 6 (12.77%) Retail
4 3 (6.38%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (95.74%) Developer
2 32 (68.09%) Android Developer
3 6 (12.77%) iOS Developer
3 6 (12.77%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Applications Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Xamarin Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Android Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Designer
8 1 (2.13%) Web Designer
8 1 (2.13%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.91%) .NET
2 12 (25.53%) JSON
2 12 (25.53%) Android SDK
3 11 (23.40%) HTML
4 8 (17.02%) HTML5
4 8 (17.02%) REST
5 6 (12.77%) iOS SDK
6 5 (10.64%) CSS
7 4 (8.51%) SOAP
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%) JSF
8 3 (6.38%) jQuery
8 3 (6.38%) XML
8 3 (6.38%) XSL
8 3 (6.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 31 (65.96%) Mobile App
2 5 (10.64%) User Experience
2 5 (10.64%) iPhone
3 3 (6.38%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.13%) Open Source
4 1 (2.13%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Android
2 25 (53.19%) Apple iOS
3 9 (19.15%) Windows
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) iOS Development
2 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.02%) Multithreading
4 6 (12.77%) Scrum
5 5 (10.64%) OO
6 4 (8.51%) Web Development
6 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.51%) Mobile Application Development
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%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.13%) Analytics
9 1 (2.13%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (2.13%) BDD
9 1 (2.13%) Refactoring
9 1 (2.13%) TDD
9 1 (2.13%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 30 (63.83%) Java
2 11 (23.40%) C#
3 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.89%) Objective-C
5 2 (4.26%) C++
6 1 (2.13%) PHP
6 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Google
2 3 (6.38%) Xamarin
2 3 (6.38%) HP
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.13%) Apple
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
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