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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Software Development
Rank 91 109 106
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -3
Contract jobs citing Android Development 30 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.12% 0.26% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 0.37% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 4
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£365 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.40% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00
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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
2063 1630 1406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 77.01% 71.62% 68.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1147 819 752
Average daily rate £395 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 31 19
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £11.39 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.30 £52.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +7 17 £400 +14.28% 3
Glasgow - 8 £350 - 5
West Lothian - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
Dundee - - - - 1
Android Development
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Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 49 (100.00%) Android
2 34 (69.39%) Java
3 30 (61.22%) Mobile App
4 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (40.82%) Finance
5 20 (40.82%) Apple iOS
6 16 (32.65%) iOS Development
7 14 (28.57%) Mercurial
7 14 (28.57%) Banking
8 11 (22.45%) Android SDK
9 9 (18.37%) Robolectric
9 9 (18.37%) Subversion
9 9 (18.37%) JSON
9 9 (18.37%) .NET
10 8 (16.33%) HTML
11 7 (14.29%) Windows
11 7 (14.29%) C#
11 7 (14.29%) Eclipse
11 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
12 6 (12.24%) REST
12 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
12 6 (12.24%) Unit Testing
12 6 (12.24%) Multithreading
12 6 (12.24%) Retail
12 6 (12.24%) Objective-C
13 5 (10.20%) Scrum
13 5 (10.20%) Google
13 5 (10.20%) OO
13 5 (10.20%) iOS SDK
13 5 (10.20%) Test Automation

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (2.04%) JBoss
1 1 (2.04%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (28.57%) Mercurial
2 9 (18.37%) Subversion
2 9 (18.37%) Robolectric
3 7 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 5 (10.20%) Robotium
5 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.08%) Xcode
6 2 (4.08%) Maven
6 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.08%) Android Studio
6 2 (4.08%) JUnit
7 1 (2.04%) Gradle
7 1 (2.04%) Selenium
7 1 (2.04%) NUnit
7 1 (2.04%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 20 (40.82%) Finance
2 14 (28.57%) Banking
3 6 (12.24%) Retail
4 3 (6.12%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 47 (95.92%) Developer
2 37 (75.51%) Android Developer
3 7 (14.29%) iOS Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Mobile Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Applications Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Senior Android Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) Android SDK
2 9 (18.37%) .NET
2 9 (18.37%) JSON
3 8 (16.33%) HTML
4 6 (12.24%) REST
5 5 (10.20%) iOS SDK
6 4 (8.16%) HTML5
6 4 (8.16%) SOAP
7 3 (6.12%) CSS
7 3 (6.12%) XML
7 3 (6.12%) .NET Framework
7 3 (6.12%) RESTful
8 2 (4.08%) Cocoa
8 2 (4.08%) Web Services
9 1 (2.04%) XHTML
9 1 (2.04%) J2ME
9 1 (2.04%) JavaBeans
9 1 (2.04%) Hibernate
9 1 (2.04%) JSF
9 1 (2.04%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 30 (61.22%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.16%) iPhone
2 4 (8.16%) User Experience
3 3 (6.12%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.04%) Open Source
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Android
2 20 (40.82%) Apple iOS
3 7 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.65%) iOS Development
3 6 (12.24%) Multithreading
3 6 (12.24%) Unit Testing
4 5 (10.20%) OO
4 5 (10.20%) Scrum
4 5 (10.20%) Test Automation
4 5 (10.20%) Software Architecture
5 4 (8.16%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.12%) TDD
6 3 (6.12%) Pair Programming
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (4.08%) Web Development
7 2 (4.08%) Project Management
7 2 (4.08%) OOP
8 1 (2.04%) UML
8 1 (2.04%) OOD
8 1 (2.04%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 34 (69.39%) Java
2 7 (14.29%) C#
3 6 (12.24%) Objective-C
3 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.08%) C++
5 1 (2.04%) PHP
5 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.04%) SQL
5 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Google
2 1 (2.04%) Xamarin
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.04%) Apple
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Rate: £350 - £370 per day + doe
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Rate: £340 - £390 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago