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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 87 107 109
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +2
Contract jobs citing Android 39 35 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.69% 1.07% 0.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.18% 5.79% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 12
Median daily rate £285 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.30% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £99 £235 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £440 £420
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 £29.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+93.33% -
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
477 605 601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.70% 18.50% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 300 297
Median daily rate £320 £330 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £150 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 30 27
Median hourly rate £35.50 £18.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.33% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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
Dundee +10 10 £225 -
Glasgow +6 10 £288 -11.53% 6
Edinburgh -5 7 £381 +17.30% 3
Renfrewshire - 5 £310 -
Angus - 1 £95 - 1
Fife - 1 - -
Tayside - 1 £95 -
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 47 (61.84%) Apple iOS
2 29 (38.16%) Java
3 27 (35.53%) Android Development
4 26 (34.21%) OO
5 24 (31.58%) Windows
6 23 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (28.95%) C#
8 18 (23.68%) Mobile App
9 15 (19.74%) Windows Server
10 14 (18.42%) Apple
11 13 (17.11%) Microsoft
11 13 (17.11%) C++
11 13 (17.11%) VMware
11 13 (17.11%) Windows Phone
12 12 (15.79%) Hyper-V
12 12 (15.79%) Games
12 12 (15.79%) Software Engineering
12 12 (15.79%) Oracle
12 12 (15.79%) Active Directory
13 11 (14.47%) VPN
13 11 (14.47%) Mathematics
13 11 (14.47%) AirWatch
14 10 (13.16%) Mobile Development
14 10 (13.16%) SQL Server
14 10 (13.16%) MySQL
15 9 (11.84%) Citrix
15 9 (11.84%) Java SE
15 9 (11.84%) Samsung
16 8 (10.53%) Private Cloud
16 8 (10.53%) Data Structures

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 (2.63%) ArcGIS
1 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.32%) Confluence
2 1 (1.32%) Drupal
2 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.32%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.32%) InDesign
1 1 (1.32%) MS Office
1 1 (1.32%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) iTunes
2 3 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.63%) SaaS
4 1 (1.32%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (1.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.47%) VPN
2 2 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (2.63%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (2.63%) DHCP
2 2 (2.63%) DNS
2 2 (2.63%) Firewall
3 1 (1.32%) LAN
3 1 (1.32%) Network Security
3 1 (1.32%) SAN
3 1 (1.32%) Skype
3 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.16%) MySQL
1 10 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.58%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.95%) GIS
4 2 (2.63%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Android Studio
1 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.95%) Xcode
2 2 (2.63%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (2.63%) JMeter
2 2 (2.63%) Selenium
3 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.32%) JIRA
3 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 12 (15.79%) Games
2 7 (9.21%) Finance
3 5 (6.58%) Retail
4 2 (2.63%) Advertising
4 2 (2.63%) Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Local Government
5 1 (1.32%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (50.00%) Developer
2 21 (27.63%) Android Developer
3 12 (15.79%) Mobility Engineer
4 6 (7.89%) C# Developer
4 6 (7.89%) Software Engineer
5 5 (6.58%) Tester
6 4 (5.26%) 3D Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Applications Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Designer
6 4 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Unity 3D Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Xamarin Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Analyst
7 3 (3.95%) Software Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Systems Tester
8 2 (2.63%) .NET Developer
8 2 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.63%) iOS Android Developer
8 2 (2.63%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.84%) Java SE
2 8 (10.53%) .NET
3 6 (7.89%) WebGL
4 4 (5.26%) Android SDK
4 4 (5.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 3 (3.95%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.63%) Cocoa
6 2 (2.63%) CSS
6 2 (2.63%) HTML
6 2 (2.63%) J2EE
6 2 (2.63%) J2ME
6 2 (2.63%) Node.js
6 2 (2.63%) React
6 2 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.32%) Cocoa Touch
7 1 (1.32%) Core Data
7 1 (1.32%) CSS3
7 1 (1.32%) UIKit
7 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.68%) Mobile App
2 11 (14.47%) Mathematics
3 8 (10.53%) Algorithms
3 8 (10.53%) CESG
3 8 (10.53%) Data Structures
3 8 (10.53%) Private Cloud
4 6 (7.89%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.26%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (5.26%) iPad
5 4 (5.26%) iPhone
5 4 (5.26%) Oculus Rift
5 4 (5.26%) User Experience
6 3 (3.95%) Applied Mathematics
6 3 (3.95%) Physics
6 3 (3.95%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.63%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.63%) Clustering
7 2 (2.63%) Replication
8 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.32%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 47 (61.84%) Apple iOS
2 24 (31.58%) Windows
3 15 (19.74%) Windows Server
4 13 (17.11%) Windows Phone
5 6 (7.89%) Linux
6 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.63%) Unix
7 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.32%) CyanogenMod
8 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.53%) Android Development
2 26 (34.21%) OO
3 23 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 10 (13.16%) Mobile Development
6 8 (10.53%) ITIL
6 8 (10.53%) Multithreading
6 8 (10.53%) OOD
7 7 (9.21%) Scrum
8 6 (7.89%) iOS Development
8 6 (7.89%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (7.89%) MVC
8 6 (7.89%) SOLID
8 6 (7.89%) Web Development
9 5 (6.58%) Configuration Management
9 5 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.26%) Kanban
10 4 (5.26%) OOP
10 4 (5.26%) Performance Testing
10 4 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (38.16%) Java
2 22 (28.95%) C#
3 13 (17.11%) C++
4 7 (9.21%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.58%) Objective-C
5 5 (6.58%) Python
5 5 (6.58%) Ruby
6 3 (3.95%) SQL
7 2 (2.63%) ECMAScript
7 2 (2.63%) ES6
7 2 (2.63%) Lua
7 2 (2.63%) PHP
8 1 (1.32%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.32%) C
8 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) ISEB
2 3 (3.95%) ISTQB
2 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 12 (15.79%) Active Directory
1 12 (15.79%) Hyper-V
2 8 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.63%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 11 (14.47%) AirWatch
2 5 (6.58%) XenMobile
3 2 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (18.42%) Apple
2 13 (17.11%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.11%) VMware
3 12 (15.79%) Oracle
4 9 (11.84%) Citrix
4 9 (11.84%) Samsung
5 5 (6.58%) Xamarin
6 2 (2.63%) Adobe
6 2 (2.63%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.63%) Cisco
6 2 (2.63%) CommVault
6 2 (2.63%) HP
6 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.63%) Sophos
6 2 (2.63%) Veritas
7 1 (1.32%) Google
7 1 (1.32%) Omniture
7 1 (1.32%) OpenText
7 1 (1.32%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.32%) Symantec
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