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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 96 110 116
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Contract jobs citing Android 51 22 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.74% 0.74% 0.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.34% 3.99% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 10 5
Median daily rate £275 £268 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.80% -10.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £140 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £365 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.75 £14.25 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -14.92%
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
804 551 692
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.36% 18.64% 25.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 263 360
Median daily rate £344 £320 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £115 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 43 38
Median hourly rate £36.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.18% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £11.00 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £39.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +17 25 £275 -15.38% 3
Edinburgh -16 10 £413 +89.65% 1
Dundee - 9 £225 -
Renfrewshire - 2 £293 -
Angus - 1 £95 -
Tayside - 1 £95 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £375 -
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 38 (56.72%) Apple iOS
2 36 (53.73%) Android Development
2 36 (53.73%) Java
3 24 (35.82%) OO
4 23 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (29.85%) C#
6 14 (20.90%) Windows
6 14 (20.90%) Mobile Development
7 13 (19.40%) iOS Development
7 13 (19.40%) Mobile App
8 11 (16.42%) .NET
8 11 (16.42%) Software Engineering
9 10 (14.93%) Scrum
9 10 (14.93%) Mathematics
9 10 (14.93%) C++
10 9 (13.43%) JavaScript
10 9 (13.43%) Java SE
10 9 (13.43%) Xamarin
10 9 (13.43%) Data Structures
10 9 (13.43%) Algorithms
10 9 (13.43%) AirWatch
11 8 (11.94%) Windows Server
11 8 (11.94%) Multithreading
11 8 (11.94%) Games
12 7 (10.45%) Objective-C
12 7 (10.45%) Finance
12 7 (10.45%) Web Services
12 7 (10.45%) OOD
12 7 (10.45%) Apple
13 6 (8.96%) 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 2 (2.99%) ArcGIS
1 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.49%) Confluence
2 1 (1.49%) Drupal
2 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.49%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.49%) InDesign
1 1 (1.49%) MS Office
1 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) iTunes
2 3 (4.48%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.99%) SaaS
4 1 (1.49%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (1.49%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.49%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) VPN
2 2 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (2.99%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (2.99%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (2.99%) DHCP
2 2 (2.99%) DNS
2 2 (2.99%) Firewall
3 1 (1.49%) LAN
3 1 (1.49%) Network Security
3 1 (1.49%) SAN
3 1 (1.49%) Skype
3 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.46%) Hadoop
1 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) GIS
2 3 (4.48%) MySQL
3 2 (2.99%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Android Studio
1 3 (4.48%) Xcode
2 2 (2.99%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.49%) JIRA
3 1 (1.49%) JMeter
3 1 (1.49%) Selenium
3 1 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 8 (11.94%) Games
2 7 (10.45%) Finance
3 3 (4.48%) Retail
4 2 (2.99%) Advertising
5 1 (1.49%) Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 43 (64.18%) Developer
2 29 (43.28%) Android Developer
3 8 (11.94%) iOS Android Developer
3 8 (11.94%) iOS Developer
3 8 (11.94%) Java Android Developer
3 8 (11.94%) Java Developer
4 7 (10.45%) Mobile Developer
5 6 (8.96%) C# Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Mobility Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) 3D Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Unity 3D Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Xamarin Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Applications Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Designer
8 3 (4.48%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.99%) .NET Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Android Software Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.42%) .NET
2 9 (13.43%) Java SE
3 7 (10.45%) Web Services
4 6 (8.96%) CSS
4 6 (8.96%) HTML
4 6 (8.96%) J2EE
5 5 (7.46%) AngularJS
5 5 (7.46%) CSS3
5 5 (7.46%) HTML5
5 5 (7.46%) jQuery
6 4 (5.97%) Android SDK
6 4 (5.97%) Apache Cordova
6 4 (5.97%) PhoneGap
6 4 (5.97%) React
6 4 (5.97%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 3 (4.48%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.48%) WebGL
8 2 (2.99%) Cocoa
8 2 (2.99%) JSON
8 2 (2.99%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) Mobile App
2 10 (14.93%) Mathematics
3 9 (13.43%) Algorithms
3 9 (13.43%) Data Structures
4 4 (5.97%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.97%) iPad
4 4 (5.97%) iPhone
4 4 (5.97%) Oculus Rift
5 3 (4.48%) Applied Mathematics
5 3 (4.48%) CESG
5 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.48%) Physics
5 3 (4.48%) Private Cloud
5 3 (4.48%) Smartphone
5 3 (4.48%) User Experience
6 2 (2.99%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.99%) Clustering
6 2 (2.99%) Replication
7 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 38 (56.72%) Apple iOS
2 14 (20.90%) Windows
3 8 (11.94%) Windows Server
4 6 (8.96%) Windows Phone
5 4 (5.97%) Linux
6 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.99%) Unix
7 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.49%) CyanogenMod
8 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.49%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (53.73%) Android Development
2 24 (35.82%) OO
3 23 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (20.90%) Mobile Development
5 13 (19.40%) iOS Development
6 11 (16.42%) Software Engineering
7 10 (14.93%) Scrum
8 8 (11.94%) Multithreading
9 7 (10.45%) OOD
10 6 (8.96%) MVC
11 5 (7.46%) Configuration Management
11 5 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (7.46%) Web Development
12 4 (5.97%) DevOps
12 4 (5.97%) Kanban
12 4 (5.97%) Mobile Application Development
12 4 (5.97%) Pair Programming
12 4 (5.97%) SOLID
12 4 (5.97%) TDD
13 3 (4.48%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 36 (53.73%) Java
2 20 (29.85%) C#
3 10 (14.93%) C++
4 9 (13.43%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.45%) Objective-C
6 5 (7.46%) Python
6 5 (7.46%) Ruby
7 2 (2.99%) C
7 2 (2.99%) Lua
7 2 (2.99%) SQL
8 1 (1.49%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.49%) PHP
8 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) ISEB
2 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.46%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.99%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 9 (13.43%) AirWatch
2 2 (2.99%) SCCM
2 2 (2.99%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 9 (13.43%) Xamarin
2 7 (10.45%) Apple
3 6 (8.96%) VMware
4 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.46%) Oracle
4 5 (7.46%) Samsung
5 4 (5.97%) Kony
6 3 (4.48%) Citrix
7 2 (2.99%) Adobe
7 2 (2.99%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.99%) Cisco
7 2 (2.99%) CommVault
7 2 (2.99%) Google
7 2 (2.99%) HP
7 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.99%) Sophos
7 2 (2.99%) Veritas
8 1 (1.49%) Omniture
8 1 (1.49%) OpenText
8 1 (1.49%) Symantec