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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 71 96 104
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +8
Contract jobs citing Android 55 37 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.47% 1.16% 0.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.30% 6.55% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 20 15
Median daily rate £350 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £248 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+171.42% +7.69%
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
534 565 583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 23.96% 17.70% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 289 307
Median daily rate £310 £340 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +10.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £210 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £463 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 32
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £55.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +21 20 £375 -6.25% 4
Renfrewshire - 12 £310 -
Dundee +2 8 £235 +4.44%
Edinburgh +3 6 £413 -2.94% 2
Fife - 2 £225 -
Angus - 1 - -
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 63 (59.43%) Apple iOS
2 44 (41.51%) Android Development
3 37 (34.91%) Java
4 35 (33.02%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (32.08%) Mobile App
5 34 (32.08%) Windows
6 30 (28.30%) OO
7 25 (23.58%) C#
8 24 (22.64%) Windows Server
9 19 (17.92%) Microsoft
9 19 (17.92%) AirWatch
10 18 (16.98%) Active Directory
10 18 (16.98%) Software Engineering
11 17 (16.04%) Apple
11 17 (16.04%) .NET
12 16 (15.09%) C++
12 16 (15.09%) Degree
13 15 (14.15%) Windows Phone
13 15 (14.15%) Mobile Development
13 15 (14.15%) VMware
14 14 (13.21%) Games
14 14 (13.21%) Mathematics
14 14 (13.21%) Oracle
14 14 (13.21%) Computer Science
14 14 (13.21%) Hyper-V
15 13 (12.26%) VPN
16 12 (11.32%) SQL Server
16 12 (11.32%) MySQL
17 11 (10.38%) Citrix
17 11 (10.38%) Scrum

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 7 (6.60%) IIS
2 3 (2.83%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.89%) ArcGIS
3 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.94%) Confluence
4 1 (0.94%) Drupal
4 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.94%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.94%) InDesign
2 1 (0.94%) MS Office
2 1 (0.94%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.72%) iTunes
2 4 (3.77%) SaaS
3 3 (2.83%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.89%) Office 365
5 1 (0.94%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.26%) VPN
2 1 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.94%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (0.94%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (0.94%) DHCP
2 1 (0.94%) DNS
2 1 (0.94%) Firewall
2 1 (0.94%) LAN
2 1 (0.94%) Network Security
2 1 (0.94%) SAN
2 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.32%) MySQL
1 12 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.72%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.83%) GIS
4 2 (1.89%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 10 (9.43%) Android Studio
2 8 (7.55%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.83%) Xcode
4 2 (1.89%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (1.89%) Gradle
4 2 (1.89%) JMeter
4 2 (1.89%) Selenium
5 1 (0.94%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.94%) JIRA
5 1 (0.94%) Subversion
General
1 14 (13.21%) Games
2 11 (10.38%) Finance
3 10 (9.43%) Retail
4 4 (3.77%) Banking
5 2 (1.89%) Advertising
6 1 (0.94%) Law
6 1 (0.94%) Local Government
6 1 (0.94%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.94%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (52.83%) Developer
2 35 (33.02%) Android Developer
3 16 (15.09%) Mobility Engineer
4 7 (6.60%) Applications Developer
5 6 (5.66%) C# Developer
5 6 (5.66%) Mobility Specialist
5 6 (5.66%) Software Engineer
5 6 (5.66%) Tester
6 5 (4.72%) Software Developer
7 4 (3.77%) 3D Developer
7 4 (3.77%) Analyst
7 4 (3.77%) Designer
7 4 (3.77%) Enterprise Management Specialist
7 4 (3.77%) Java Developer
7 4 (3.77%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (3.77%) Systems Tester
7 4 (3.77%) Unity 3D Developer
7 4 (3.77%) Xamarin Developer
8 3 (2.83%) Deployment Engineer
9 2 (1.89%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.04%) .NET
2 9 (8.49%) Java SE
3 8 (7.55%) Android SDK
3 8 (7.55%) ASP.NET
4 7 (6.60%) WebGL
5 5 (4.72%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 3 (2.83%) .NET Framework
6 3 (2.83%) HTML
7 2 (1.89%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.89%) Cocoa
7 2 (1.89%) CSS
7 2 (1.89%) J2EE
7 2 (1.89%) J2ME
7 2 (1.89%) Node.js
7 2 (1.89%) React
7 2 (1.89%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.94%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (0.94%) Cocoa Touch
8 1 (0.94%) iOS SDK
8 1 (0.94%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 34 (32.08%) Mobile App
2 14 (13.21%) Computer Science
2 14 (13.21%) Mathematics
3 10 (9.43%) Algorithms
3 10 (9.43%) CESG
3 10 (9.43%) Private Cloud
4 9 (8.49%) Data Structures
5 5 (4.72%) iPad
5 5 (4.72%) iPhone
6 4 (3.77%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (3.77%) Applied Mathematics
6 4 (3.77%) Oculus Rift
6 4 (3.77%) Physics
6 4 (3.77%) User Experience
7 3 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.83%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.89%) Fintech
8 2 (1.89%) Social Media
9 1 (0.94%) Animation
9 1 (0.94%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 63 (59.43%) Apple iOS
2 34 (32.08%) Windows
3 24 (22.64%) Windows Server
4 15 (14.15%) Windows Phone
5 8 (7.55%) Windows Mobile
5 8 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (6.60%) Linux
7 2 (1.89%) Unix
7 2 (1.89%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.94%) CyanogenMod
8 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.94%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (41.51%) Android Development
2 35 (33.02%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (28.30%) OO
4 18 (16.98%) Software Engineering
5 15 (14.15%) Mobile Development
6 11 (10.38%) Scrum
7 10 (9.43%) Mobile Application Development
8 9 (8.49%) OOD
9 8 (7.55%) Application Packaging
9 8 (7.55%) iOS Development
9 8 (7.55%) ITIL
9 8 (7.55%) Multithreading
10 7 (6.60%) Front End Development
10 7 (6.60%) MVC
10 7 (6.60%) SOLID
10 7 (6.60%) Web Development
11 6 (5.66%) OOP
11 6 (5.66%) TDD
12 5 (4.72%) Configuration Management
12 5 (4.72%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (34.91%) Java
2 25 (23.58%) C#
3 16 (15.09%) C++
4 8 (7.55%) JavaScript
5 7 (6.60%) PowerShell
6 6 (5.66%) Objective-C
6 6 (5.66%) Python
6 6 (5.66%) Ruby
7 3 (2.83%) PHP
7 3 (2.83%) SQL
8 2 (1.89%) Apple Swift
8 2 (1.89%) ECMAScript
8 2 (1.89%) ES6
8 2 (1.89%) Lua
9 1 (0.94%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.94%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (15.09%) Degree
2 6 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.77%) MCSE
3 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.83%) ISEB
4 3 (2.83%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 18 (16.98%) Active Directory
2 14 (13.21%) Hyper-V
3 8 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.94%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 19 (17.92%) AirWatch
2 7 (6.60%) XenMobile
3 1 (0.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (17.92%) Microsoft
2 17 (16.04%) Apple
3 15 (14.15%) VMware
4 14 (13.21%) Oracle
5 11 (10.38%) Citrix
6 9 (8.49%) Samsung
7 5 (4.72%) Xamarin
8 4 (3.77%) HP
9 2 (1.89%) Adobe
10 1 (0.94%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.94%) Cisco
10 1 (0.94%) CommVault
10 1 (0.94%) Google
10 1 (0.94%) Omniture
10 1 (0.94%) OpenText
10 1 (0.94%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.94%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.94%) Sophos
10 1 (0.94%) Veritas
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