The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 89 101 117
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +16
Contract jobs citing Android 46 35 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.86% 1.09% 0.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.84% 6.18% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 14 9
Median daily rate £265 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.46% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £107 £223 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £450 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £341
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+69.69% +10.00%
Android
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
587 566 657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 23.72% 17.69% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 276 326
Median daily rate £320 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £140 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 27 37
Median hourly rate £36.00 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.25 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Android as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Android
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +12 18 £275 -15.38% 1
Dundee +11 13 £225 -
Edinburgh -13 6 £406 +25.00% 5
Renfrewshire - 4 £310 -
Angus - 1 £95 -
Fife - 1 - -
Tayside - 1 £95 -
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Android.

1 51 (65.38%) Apple iOS
2 34 (43.59%) Java
3 33 (42.31%) Android Development
4 27 (34.62%) OO
4 27 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (29.49%) C#
6 21 (26.92%) Windows
7 15 (19.23%) Mobile App
8 14 (17.95%) Mobile Development
9 13 (16.67%) C++
10 12 (15.38%) Games
10 12 (15.38%) iOS Development
10 12 (15.38%) Windows Server
11 11 (14.10%) Scrum
11 11 (14.10%) Software Engineering
11 11 (14.10%) Mathematics
11 11 (14.10%) Apple
12 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
12 10 (12.82%) Active Directory
12 10 (12.82%) VMware
12 10 (12.82%) Windows Phone
13 9 (11.54%) AirWatch
13 9 (11.54%) Data Structures
13 9 (11.54%) Algorithms
13 9 (11.54%) Hyper-V
13 9 (11.54%) Java SE
13 9 (11.54%) .NET
13 9 (11.54%) Oracle
13 9 (11.54%) OOD
14 8 (10.26%) SQL Server

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.56%) ArcGIS
1 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.28%) Confluence
2 1 (1.28%) Drupal
2 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.28%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.28%) InDesign
1 1 (1.28%) MS Office
1 1 (1.28%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) iTunes
2 3 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.56%) SaaS
4 1 (1.28%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) VPN
2 2 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (2.56%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (2.56%) DHCP
2 2 (2.56%) DNS
2 2 (2.56%) Firewall
3 1 (1.28%) LAN
3 1 (1.28%) Network Security
3 1 (1.28%) SAN
3 1 (1.28%) Skype
3 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.97%) MySQL
3 5 (6.41%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.85%) GIS
5 2 (2.56%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Android Studio
1 3 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.85%) Xcode
2 2 (2.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (2.56%) JMeter
2 2 (2.56%) Selenium
3 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.28%) JIRA
3 1 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 12 (15.38%) Games
2 6 (7.69%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Retail
3 2 (2.56%) Advertising
3 2 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Local Government
4 1 (1.28%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (56.41%) Developer
2 27 (34.62%) Android Developer
3 9 (11.54%) Mobility Engineer
4 8 (10.26%) Java Developer
5 7 (8.97%) iOS Android Developer
5 7 (8.97%) iOS Developer
6 6 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Java Android Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Designer
7 5 (6.41%) Tester
8 4 (5.13%) 3D Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Applications Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Unity 3D Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Xamarin Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Systems Tester
9 3 (3.85%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.54%) .NET
1 9 (11.54%) Java SE
2 6 (7.69%) WebGL
3 4 (5.13%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 3 (3.85%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.85%) Android SDK
4 3 (3.85%) CSS
4 3 (3.85%) HTML
4 3 (3.85%) J2EE
5 2 (2.56%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.56%) Cocoa
5 2 (2.56%) CSS3
5 2 (2.56%) HTML5
5 2 (2.56%) J2ME
5 2 (2.56%) jQuery
5 2 (2.56%) JSON
5 2 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (2.56%) Web Services
5 2 (2.56%) XML
6 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) Mobile App
2 11 (14.10%) Mathematics
3 9 (11.54%) Algorithms
3 9 (11.54%) Data Structures
4 6 (7.69%) CESG
5 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.41%) Private Cloud
5 5 (6.41%) User Experience
6 4 (5.13%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (5.13%) iPad
6 4 (5.13%) iPhone
6 4 (5.13%) Oculus Rift
7 3 (3.85%) Applied Mathematics
7 3 (3.85%) Physics
7 3 (3.85%) Smartphone
8 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
8 2 (2.56%) Clustering
8 2 (2.56%) Replication
9 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.28%) STB
Operating Systems
1 51 (65.38%) Apple iOS
2 21 (26.92%) Windows
3 12 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 10 (12.82%) Windows Phone
5 5 (6.41%) Linux
6 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.56%) Unix
7 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.28%) CyanogenMod
8 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.28%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.31%) Android Development
2 27 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (34.62%) OO
3 14 (17.95%) Mobile Development
4 12 (15.38%) iOS Development
5 11 (14.10%) Scrum
5 11 (14.10%) Software Engineering
6 9 (11.54%) OOD
7 8 (10.26%) Multithreading
8 7 (8.97%) ITIL
9 6 (7.69%) MVC
9 6 (7.69%) SOLID
9 6 (7.69%) Web Development
10 5 (6.41%) Configuration Management
10 5 (6.41%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.41%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (5.13%) OOP
11 4 (5.13%) Pair Programming
11 4 (5.13%) Performance Testing
11 4 (5.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 34 (43.59%) Java
2 23 (29.49%) C#
3 13 (16.67%) C++
4 6 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.69%) Objective-C
5 5 (6.41%) Python
5 5 (6.41%) Ruby
6 3 (3.85%) SQL
7 2 (2.56%) Lua
7 2 (2.56%) PHP
8 1 (1.28%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.28%) C
8 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (8.97%) Degree
2 3 (3.85%) ISEB
2 3 (3.85%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 10 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (11.54%) Hyper-V
3 6 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.56%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 9 (11.54%) AirWatch
2 3 (3.85%) XenMobile
3 2 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (14.10%) Apple
2 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.82%) VMware
3 9 (11.54%) Oracle
4 7 (8.97%) Samsung
5 6 (7.69%) Citrix
5 6 (7.69%) Xamarin
6 2 (2.56%) Adobe
6 2 (2.56%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.56%) Cisco
6 2 (2.56%) CommVault
6 2 (2.56%) HP
6 2 (2.56%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.56%) Sophos
6 2 (2.56%) Veritas
7 1 (1.28%) Google
7 1 (1.28%) Kony
7 1 (1.28%) Omniture
7 1 (1.28%) OpenText
7 1 (1.28%) Symantec
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