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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 70 101 84
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -17
Contract jobs citing Android 49 34 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.43% 1.17% 1.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.28% 5.55% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 23
Median daily rate £350 £438 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £470 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £19.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +30.00%
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
528 613 568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 26.23% 21.04% 19.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 296 292
Median daily rate £315 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £170 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 11 22
Median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £34.00 £44.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +5 21 £375 -16.66% 2
Edinburgh +17 9 £413 +10.00% 6
Renfrewshire - 7 £330 -
Dundee - 6 £120 - 2
Angus - 2 - -
Fife +1 1 £315 -
Inverclyde - 1 - -
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 55 (60.44%) Apple iOS
2 39 (42.86%) Android Development
3 33 (36.26%) Mobile App
4 32 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (32.97%) Windows
6 28 (30.77%) Java
7 21 (23.08%) Windows Server
8 20 (21.98%) OO
9 19 (20.88%) Microsoft
10 18 (19.78%) Degree
11 17 (18.68%) Active Directory
12 15 (16.48%) C#
12 15 (16.48%) AirWatch
13 14 (15.38%) C++
13 14 (15.38%) Apple
14 13 (14.29%) Computer Science
14 13 (14.29%) Software Engineering
15 12 (13.19%) Mathematics
15 12 (13.19%) Scrum
15 12 (13.19%) Android Studio
15 12 (13.19%) Hyper-V
16 11 (12.09%) Mobile Development
16 11 (12.09%) Games
16 11 (12.09%) .NET
17 10 (10.99%) Oracle
17 10 (10.99%) Finance
17 10 (10.99%) VMware
17 10 (10.99%) Retail
17 10 (10.99%) Windows Server 2008
18 9 (9.89%) Windows Phone

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 (7.69%) IIS
2 3 (3.30%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.30%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.10%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.10%) Confluence
3 1 (1.10%) Drupal
3 1 (1.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.40%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.49%) iTunes
2 4 (4.40%) SaaS
3 3 (3.30%) Office 365
4 2 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.10%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (1.10%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.10%) Google Play
5 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.89%) VPN
2 2 (2.20%) DHCP
2 2 (2.20%) DNS
2 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.10%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.10%) FTP
3 1 (1.10%) HTTP
3 1 (1.10%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) MySQL
1 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.30%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.20%) Big Data
3 2 (2.20%) GIS
4 1 (1.10%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 12 (13.19%) Android Studio
2 7 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.20%) Gradle
3 2 (2.20%) JIRA
4 1 (1.10%) JMeter
4 1 (1.10%) Selenium
General
1 11 (12.09%) Games
2 10 (10.99%) Finance
2 10 (10.99%) Retail
3 4 (4.40%) Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Advertising
4 1 (1.10%) Law
4 1 (1.10%) Local Government
4 1 (1.10%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.10%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (52.75%) Developer
2 30 (32.97%) Android Developer
3 12 (13.19%) Mobility Engineer
4 8 (8.79%) Tester
5 7 (7.69%) Applications Developer
6 6 (6.59%) Mobility Specialist
7 5 (5.49%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.49%) Systems Tester
8 4 (4.40%) Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Management Specialist
9 3 (3.30%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Junior
9 3 (3.30%) Senior Android Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.20%) Big Data Developer
10 2 (2.20%) Deployment Engineer
10 2 (2.20%) Junior Tester
10 2 (2.20%) Software Tester
10 2 (2.20%) Technical Support
10 2 (2.20%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.09%) .NET
2 9 (9.89%) Android SDK
3 8 (8.79%) WebGL
4 7 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.40%) iOS SDK
6 3 (3.30%) Flash
6 3 (3.30%) React
7 2 (2.20%) Apache Flex
7 2 (2.20%) HTML
7 2 (2.20%) Java SE
7 2 (2.20%) Node.js
7 2 (2.20%) RESTful
7 2 (2.20%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (2.20%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (1.10%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.10%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.10%) JSON
8 1 (1.10%) Material Design
8 1 (1.10%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 33 (36.26%) Mobile App
2 13 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 12 (13.19%) Mathematics
4 8 (8.79%) Algorithms
5 7 (7.69%) CESG
5 7 (7.69%) iPad
5 7 (7.69%) Private Cloud
6 5 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (5.49%) Applied Mathematics
6 5 (5.49%) Data Structures
6 5 (5.49%) iPhone
6 5 (5.49%) Physics
7 3 (3.30%) User Experience
8 2 (2.20%) Chemistry
8 2 (2.20%) Fintech
8 2 (2.20%) Social Media
9 1 (1.10%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.10%) Social Network
9 1 (1.10%) Streaming Media
9 1 (1.10%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 55 (60.44%) Apple iOS
2 30 (32.97%) Windows
3 21 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 10 (10.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (9.89%) Windows Phone
6 7 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
6 7 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.49%) Windows 10
8 4 (4.40%) Linux
8 4 (4.40%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.20%) Unix
10 1 (1.10%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (42.86%) Android Development
2 32 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (21.98%) OO
4 13 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 12 (13.19%) Scrum
6 11 (12.09%) Mobile Development
7 9 (9.89%) Application Packaging
7 9 (9.89%) Front End Development
8 8 (8.79%) Mobile Application Development
8 8 (8.79%) OOD
9 7 (7.69%) iOS Development
9 7 (7.69%) Performance Testing
10 5 (5.49%) ITIL
10 5 (5.49%) SOLID
11 4 (4.40%) Manual Testing
11 4 (4.40%) OOP
11 4 (4.40%) TDD
11 4 (4.40%) Web Development
12 3 (3.30%) Kanban
12 3 (3.30%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (30.77%) Java
2 15 (16.48%) C#
3 14 (15.38%) C++
4 7 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 7 (7.69%) Python
4 7 (7.69%) Ruby
5 5 (5.49%) Objective-C
6 4 (4.40%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.30%) ActionScript
7 3 (3.30%) Apple Swift
7 3 (3.30%) SQL
8 2 (2.20%) ECMAScript
8 2 (2.20%) ES6
8 2 (2.20%) Lua
8 2 (2.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (19.78%) Degree
2 5 (5.49%) ISEB
2 5 (5.49%) ISTQB
2 5 (5.49%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.40%) MCSE
3 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) QA
System Software
1 17 (18.68%) Active Directory
2 12 (13.19%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.10%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 15 (16.48%) AirWatch
2 5 (5.49%) XenMobile
3 2 (2.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (20.88%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.38%) Apple
3 10 (10.99%) Oracle
3 10 (10.99%) VMware
4 8 (8.79%) Citrix
5 6 (6.59%) HP
6 5 (5.49%) Samsung
7 2 (2.20%) Adobe
7 2 (2.20%) Dell
7 2 (2.20%) Google
7 2 (2.20%) Mitel
7 2 (2.20%) Xerox
8 1 (1.10%) Canon
8 1 (1.10%) Facebook
8 1 (1.10%) Lumension
8 1 (1.10%) Omniture
8 1 (1.10%) OpenText
8 1 (1.10%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.10%) Twitter
8 1 (1.10%) Xamarin