The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 97 119 101
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -18
Contract jobs citing Android 28 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.94% 0.38% 0.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.49% 1.51% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -17.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £215 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £300 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £328 £330
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £23.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £32.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-57.69% -11.56%
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
623 663 548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.85% 25.22% 23.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 302 265
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £130 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £454 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 32 14
Average hourly rate £28.10 £17.00 £15.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.29% +7.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.08 £12.70 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £28.34 £34.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.38 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.90% -

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +3 14 £413 +106.25% 5
Glasgow -1 6 £375 +25.00% 8
Scottish Borders - 4 £200 -
South Lanarkshire - 2 £313 -
Fife - 1 - -
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UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Android also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Android.

1 40 (58.82%) Android Development
2 36 (52.94%) Apple iOS
2 36 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (47.06%) Java
4 25 (36.76%) Mobile App
5 18 (26.47%) Windows
6 15 (22.06%) Finance
6 15 (22.06%) Banking
6 15 (22.06%) iOS Development
7 13 (19.12%) Mobile Development
8 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 12 (17.65%) HTML
9 11 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (16.18%) Test Automation
10 10 (14.71%) Robolectric
10 10 (14.71%) SQL
11 9 (13.24%) .NET
11 9 (13.24%) JSON
11 9 (13.24%) TDD
11 9 (13.24%) Jenkins
12 8 (11.76%) Maven
12 8 (11.76%) CSS
13 7 (10.29%) Web Services
13 7 (10.29%) Retail
13 7 (10.29%) Software Engineering
13 7 (10.29%) Unit Testing
13 7 (10.29%) Xcode
13 7 (10.29%) HTML5
13 7 (10.29%) Gradle
13 7 (10.29%) Git (software)

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Android also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Android. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
1 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.47%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.47%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) DHCP
1 4 (5.88%) DNS
1 4 (5.88%) Firewall
1 4 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (5.88%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (4.41%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.47%) iBeacon
3 1 (1.47%) Network Security
3 1 (1.47%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) MySQL
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.47%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (14.71%) Robolectric
2 9 (13.24%) Jenkins
3 8 (11.76%) Maven
4 7 (10.29%) Xcode
4 7 (10.29%) Git (software)
4 7 (10.29%) Gradle
5 6 (8.82%) Subversion
5 6 (8.82%) Mercurial
5 6 (8.82%) Cucumber
5 6 (8.82%) Hudson
5 6 (8.82%) Eclipse
6 5 (7.35%) Ant
6 5 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (7.35%) Robotium
7 4 (5.88%) Calabash
7 4 (5.88%) Appium
7 4 (5.88%) Visual Studio
7 4 (5.88%) Selenium
8 3 (4.41%) JUnit
8 3 (4.41%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 15 (22.06%) Finance
1 15 (22.06%) Banking
2 7 (10.29%) Retail
3 2 (2.94%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (67.65%) Developer
2 31 (45.59%) Android Developer
3 9 (13.24%) iOS Developer
4 7 (10.29%) Mobile Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Support Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Desktop Support
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.41%) Quality Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Test Manager
8 2 (2.94%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.65%) HTML
2 9 (13.24%) .NET
2 9 (13.24%) JSON
3 8 (11.76%) CSS
4 7 (10.29%) Web Services
4 7 (10.29%) HTML5
5 6 (8.82%) REST
6 5 (7.35%) RESTful
6 5 (7.35%) Android SDK
6 5 (7.35%) XML
7 4 (5.88%) SOAP
7 4 (5.88%) CSS3
8 3 (4.41%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.41%) Cocoa
9 2 (2.94%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.94%) WPF
9 2 (2.94%) Silverlight
9 2 (2.94%) JSP
10 1 (1.47%) XHTML
10 1 (1.47%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 25 (36.76%) Mobile App
2 7 (10.29%) Open Source
3 5 (7.35%) Blackberry
3 5 (7.35%) User Experience
4 4 (5.88%) Replication
5 3 (4.41%) iPhone
5 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.41%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.47%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.47%) iPad
6 1 (1.47%) Clustering
6 1 (1.47%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.47%) Animation
6 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (52.94%) Apple iOS
2 18 (26.47%) Windows
3 6 (8.82%) UNIX
4 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.41%) Linux
6 2 (2.94%) Windows CE
6 2 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (2.94%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (58.82%) Android Development
2 36 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (22.06%) iOS Development
4 13 (19.12%) Mobile Development
5 11 (16.18%) Test Automation
5 11 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (13.24%) TDD
7 7 (10.29%) Unit Testing
7 7 (10.29%) Software Engineering
8 6 (8.82%) Scrum
8 6 (8.82%) OO
9 5 (7.35%) Software Architecture
9 5 (7.35%) BDD
10 4 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
10 4 (5.88%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.88%) Software Testing
10 4 (5.88%) Problem Management
11 3 (4.41%) Release Management
11 3 (4.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (47.06%) Java
2 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 10 (14.71%) SQL
4 5 (7.35%) Objective-C
5 4 (5.88%) C#
5 4 (5.88%) PHP
6 3 (4.41%) C++
7 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.47%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) ISEB
2 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.47%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (1.47%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (5.88%) HP
1 4 (5.88%) CommVault
1 4 (5.88%) Cisco
1 4 (5.88%) CheckPoint
2 3 (4.41%) Sophos
2 3 (4.41%) VMware
2 3 (4.41%) Google
2 3 (4.41%) Veeam
2 3 (4.41%) Appcelerator
3 2 (2.94%) MobileIron
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.94%) Apple
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle
4 1 (1.47%) Veritas
4 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.47%) Twitter
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