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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 108 111 118
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs citing Android 37 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.27% 0.72% 0.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.61% 3.72% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 0
Median daily rate £275 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+169.23% -62.85%
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
803 565 660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.67% 19.40% 26.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 285 328
Median daily rate £355 £325 £342
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -4.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £110 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 48 39
Median hourly rate £36.00 £28.10 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.11% +56.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £11.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +22 19 £275 -26.66% 2
Edinburgh -15 7 £425 +54.54% 5
Dundee - 4 £225 -
Renfrewshire - 2 £293 -
Midlothian - 1 £225 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £375 -
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 33 (56.90%) Android Development
2 32 (55.17%) Apple iOS
3 28 (48.28%) Java
4 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (25.86%) OO
6 13 (22.41%) C#
7 12 (20.69%) Mobile Development
8 11 (18.97%) iOS Development
9 10 (17.24%) .NET
9 10 (17.24%) Windows
10 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
10 9 (15.52%) Xamarin
10 9 (15.52%) AirWatch
11 8 (13.79%) Web Services
12 7 (12.07%) Finance
12 7 (12.07%) Scrum
12 7 (12.07%) Mobile App
13 6 (10.34%) Windows Phone
13 6 (10.34%) Windows Server
13 6 (10.34%) User Experience
13 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
13 6 (10.34%) Java SE
13 6 (10.34%) CSS
13 6 (10.34%) J2EE
13 6 (10.34%) HTML
13 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
14 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
14 5 (8.62%) Apple
14 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
14 5 (8.62%) Web Development

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 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.72%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.72%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.72%) InDesign
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
2 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) iTunes
2 1 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.72%) Google Play
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) VPN
2 2 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (3.45%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (3.45%) DHCP
2 2 (3.45%) DNS
2 2 (3.45%) Firewall
3 1 (1.72%) LAN
3 1 (1.72%) Network Security
3 1 (1.72%) SAN
3 1 (1.72%) Skype
3 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) MySQL
3 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.72%) GIS
4 1 (1.72%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Android Studio
1 3 (5.17%) Axure RP
1 3 (5.17%) Xcode
2 2 (3.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.72%) JMeter
3 1 (1.72%) Selenium
3 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 7 (12.07%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Games
2 3 (5.17%) Retail
3 2 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) Advertising
4 1 (1.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (65.52%) Developer
2 28 (48.28%) Android Developer
3 9 (15.52%) Java Android Developer
3 9 (15.52%) Java Developer
4 8 (13.79%) iOS Android Developer
4 8 (13.79%) iOS Developer
5 6 (10.34%) C# Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Mobile Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Designer
6 5 (8.62%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) 3D Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Unity 3D Developer
7 4 (6.90%) UX Designer
7 4 (6.90%) Xamarin Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Mobility Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Android Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Java Mobile Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Objective-C Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.24%) .NET
2 8 (13.79%) Web Services
3 6 (10.34%) CSS
3 6 (10.34%) HTML
3 6 (10.34%) J2EE
3 6 (10.34%) Java SE
4 5 (8.62%) AngularJS
4 5 (8.62%) CSS3
4 5 (8.62%) HTML5
4 5 (8.62%) jQuery
5 4 (6.90%) Android SDK
5 4 (6.90%) Apache Cordova
5 4 (6.90%) PhoneGap
5 4 (6.90%) React
5 4 (6.90%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 2 (3.45%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.45%) Cocoa
6 2 (3.45%) J2ME
6 2 (3.45%) JSON
6 2 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Mobile App
2 6 (10.34%) User Experience
3 5 (8.62%) Algorithms
3 5 (8.62%) Data Structures
4 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.90%) Mathematics
4 4 (6.90%) Oculus Rift
5 3 (5.17%) CESG
5 3 (5.17%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.45%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (3.45%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.45%) Clustering
6 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.45%) iPad
6 2 (3.45%) iPhone
6 2 (3.45%) Replication
6 2 (3.45%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.72%) Animation
7 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (55.17%) Apple iOS
2 10 (17.24%) Windows
3 6 (10.34%) Windows Phone
3 6 (10.34%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.90%) Linux
5 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.72%) CyanogenMod
7 1 (1.72%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.72%) Unix
7 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (56.90%) Android Development
2 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (25.86%) OO
4 12 (20.69%) Mobile Development
5 11 (18.97%) iOS Development
6 7 (12.07%) Scrum
7 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
8 5 (8.62%) Multithreading
8 5 (8.62%) Web Development
8 5 (8.62%) Wireframes
9 4 (6.90%) DevOps
9 4 (6.90%) MVC
9 4 (6.90%) OOD
10 3 (5.17%) Configuration Management
10 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.17%) Front End Development
10 3 (5.17%) ITIL
10 3 (5.17%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (5.17%) Usability Testing
10 3 (5.17%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (48.28%) Java
2 13 (22.41%) C#
3 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.62%) Objective-C
5 4 (6.90%) C
5 4 (6.90%) C++
6 2 (3.45%) Python
6 2 (3.45%) Ruby
7 1 (1.72%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.72%) Lua
7 1 (1.72%) PHP
7 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.17%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.45%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 9 (15.52%) AirWatch
2 2 (3.45%) SCCM
2 2 (3.45%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) Xamarin
2 5 (8.62%) Apple
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.90%) Kony
3 4 (6.90%) VMware
4 3 (5.17%) Citrix
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle
5 2 (3.45%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.45%) Cisco
5 2 (3.45%) CommVault
5 2 (3.45%) HP
5 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.45%) Sophos
5 2 (3.45%) Veritas
6 1 (1.72%) Adobe
6 1 (1.72%) Google
6 1 (1.72%) Symantec
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