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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK / Scotland
Rank 80 103 78
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -25
Contract jobs citing Android 22 24 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.32% 0.94% 1.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.61% 4.37% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 24
Median daily rate £350 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £460 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £19.50 £60.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.71 £21.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-26.91% -34.35%

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
392 549 518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 23.50% 21.55% 19.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 276 266
Median daily rate £350 £338 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -2.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £132 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 10 16
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £126.25 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh +16 6 £325 -8.77% 6
Glasgow +5 6 £350 -6.66% 2
Angus - 4 - -
West Lothian -4 2 - -
Dundee - 2 - - 2
Inverclyde - 1 - -
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 43 (55.13%) Apple iOS
1 43 (55.13%) Android Development
2 29 (37.18%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (35.90%) Mobile App
4 27 (34.62%) Java
5 21 (26.92%) Windows
6 16 (20.51%) Microsoft
6 16 (20.51%) Degree
6 16 (20.51%) Windows Server
7 15 (19.23%) OO
8 13 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 13 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 13 (16.67%) Android Studio
9 12 (15.38%) AirWatch
9 12 (15.38%) Software Engineering
9 12 (15.38%) Scrum
10 11 (14.10%) Retail
10 11 (14.10%) C#
10 11 (14.10%) .NET
10 11 (14.10%) Front End Development
10 11 (14.10%) iOS Development
11 10 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (12.82%) Mobile Development
11 10 (12.82%) Android SDK
11 10 (12.82%) C++
11 10 (12.82%) Finance
11 10 (12.82%) Mathematics
12 9 (11.54%) Application Packaging
12 9 (11.54%) IIS
12 9 (11.54%) ASP.NET

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 9 (11.54%) IIS
2 3 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.85%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.28%) Apache
3 1 (1.28%) CMS
3 1 (1.28%) Confluence
3 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) iTunes
2 4 (5.13%) SaaS
3 3 (3.85%) Office 365
4 1 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.28%) Google Play
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) VPN
2 2 (2.56%) DHCP
2 2 (2.56%) DNS
2 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.28%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.28%) FTP
3 1 (1.28%) HTTP
3 1 (1.28%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) MySQL
3 2 (2.56%) Big Data
4 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (16.67%) Android Studio
2 8 (10.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.56%) Gradle
3 2 (2.56%) JIRA
4 1 (1.28%) Ant
4 1 (1.28%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.28%) JMeter
4 1 (1.28%) JUnit
4 1 (1.28%) Maven
4 1 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 11 (14.10%) Retail
2 10 (12.82%) Finance
3 4 (5.13%) Games
4 3 (3.85%) Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Law
5 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (64.10%) Developer
2 30 (38.46%) Android Developer
3 7 (8.97%) Mobility Engineer
4 6 (7.69%) Applications Developer
4 6 (7.69%) Mobility Specialist
4 6 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Management Specialist
6 3 (3.85%) Java Developer
6 3 (3.85%) Senior Android Developer
6 3 (3.85%) Senior Developer
6 3 (3.85%) Tester
7 2 (2.56%) Analyst
7 2 (2.56%) Big Data Developer
7 2 (2.56%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (2.56%) IT Support
7 2 (2.56%) Junior
7 2 (2.56%) Junior Tester
7 2 (2.56%) Node.js Developer
7 2 (2.56%) Systems Tester
7 2 (2.56%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.10%) .NET
2 10 (12.82%) Android SDK
3 9 (11.54%) ASP.NET
4 5 (6.41%) Flash
4 5 (6.41%) HTML
4 5 (6.41%) React
5 4 (5.13%) iOS SDK
5 4 (5.13%) Spring
6 3 (3.85%) Ajax
6 3 (3.85%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.85%) Hibernate
6 3 (3.85%) HTML5
6 3 (3.85%) jQuery
6 3 (3.85%) RESTful
6 3 (3.85%) WebGL
7 2 (2.56%) Apache Flex
7 2 (2.56%) Node.js
7 2 (2.56%) REST
7 2 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (2.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 28 (35.90%) Mobile App
2 13 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 10 (12.82%) Mathematics
4 9 (11.54%) Algorithms
5 7 (8.97%) iPad
6 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (6.41%) Applied Mathematics
6 5 (6.41%) iPhone
6 5 (6.41%) Physics
6 5 (6.41%) Private Cloud
7 4 (5.13%) CESG
7 4 (5.13%) Data Structures
8 3 (3.85%) Social Media
9 2 (2.56%) Chemistry
9 2 (2.56%) Fintech
9 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.28%) Animation
10 1 (1.28%) Social Network
10 1 (1.28%) Streaming Media
10 1 (1.28%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 43 (55.13%) Apple iOS
2 21 (26.92%) Windows
3 16 (20.51%) Windows Server
4 10 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (8.97%) Windows Mobile
5 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (7.69%) Linux
7 5 (6.41%) Windows 10
7 5 (6.41%) Windows Phone
8 4 (5.13%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.56%) Unix
10 1 (1.28%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (55.13%) Android Development
2 29 (37.18%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (19.23%) OO
4 12 (15.38%) Scrum
4 12 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 11 (14.10%) Front End Development
5 11 (14.10%) iOS Development
6 10 (12.82%) Mobile Development
7 9 (11.54%) Application Packaging
8 6 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (7.69%) OOD
9 5 (6.41%) Web Development
10 4 (5.13%) SOLID
11 3 (3.85%) MVC
11 3 (3.85%) OOP
11 3 (3.85%) Performance Testing
11 3 (3.85%) Project Management
11 3 (3.85%) TDD
12 2 (2.56%) E-Commerce
12 2 (2.56%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (34.62%) Java
2 11 (14.10%) C#
3 10 (12.82%) C++
4 7 (8.97%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.97%) PowerShell
4 7 (8.97%) Ruby
5 6 (7.69%) Python
6 5 (6.41%) ActionScript
6 5 (6.41%) Apple Swift
6 5 (6.41%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.56%) ECMAScript
7 2 (2.56%) ES6
7 2 (2.56%) PHP
7 2 (2.56%) SQL
8 1 (1.28%) Lua
Qualifications
1 16 (20.51%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) MCSE
2 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.56%) ISEB
3 2 (2.56%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 13 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.97%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.28%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (15.38%) AirWatch
2 4 (5.13%) XenMobile
3 2 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.54%) Apple
3 7 (8.97%) VMware
4 6 (7.69%) HP
5 5 (6.41%) Citrix
5 5 (6.41%) Oracle
6 2 (2.56%) Dell
6 2 (2.56%) Mitel
6 2 (2.56%) Samsung
6 2 (2.56%) Xerox
7 1 (1.28%) Adobe
7 1 (1.28%) Canon
7 1 (1.28%) Facebook
7 1 (1.28%) Google
7 1 (1.28%) Lumension
7 1 (1.28%) Twitter
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