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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 104 108 108
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing Android 28 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.94% 0.76% 0.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.33% 3.06% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 6
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£308 £300 £229
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +31.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £280 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -51.53%
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
525 654 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.54% 24.72% 20.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 321 232
Average daily rate £325 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £123 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 33 15
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.50 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.60 £30.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +1 13 £231 -28.84% 9
Glasgow -1 9 £325 +8.33% 16
North Lanarkshire - 2 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £200 -
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 36 (58.06%) Apple iOS
2 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (37.10%) Android Development
4 20 (32.26%) Windows
5 18 (29.03%) Java
6 14 (22.58%) Mobile App
7 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
8 11 (17.74%) Banking
9 10 (16.13%) iOS Development
10 9 (14.52%) Open Source
10 9 (14.52%) Finance
11 8 (12.90%) TDD
11 8 (12.90%) Test Automation
11 8 (12.90%) Unit Testing
12 7 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (11.29%) Mobile Development
12 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
12 7 (11.29%) Active Directory
12 7 (11.29%) HTML
12 7 (11.29%) Web Services
12 7 (11.29%) XML
13 6 (9.68%) CSS
13 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
13 6 (9.68%) .NET
13 6 (9.68%) Cisco
13 6 (9.68%) Project Management
13 6 (9.68%) Software Testing
13 6 (9.68%) VMware
13 6 (9.68%) Robolectric
13 6 (9.68%) Jenkins

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (3.23%) Lync
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.61%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Office
2 3 (4.84%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.61%) MS Project
3 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.84%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (8.06%) Internet
3 4 (6.45%) Firewall
3 4 (6.45%) DHCP
3 4 (6.45%) VPN
3 4 (6.45%) DNS
3 4 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (6.45%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (3.23%) Wireless
5 1 (1.61%) Broadband
5 1 (1.61%) LAN
5 1 (1.61%) iBeacon
5 1 (1.61%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.61%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (9.68%) Jenkins
1 6 (9.68%) Robolectric
2 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.06%) Robotium
2 5 (8.06%) Xcode
2 5 (8.06%) Maven
2 5 (8.06%) JIRA
3 4 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.45%) Gradle
3 4 (6.45%) Hudson
3 4 (6.45%) Axure RP
4 3 (4.84%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.84%) Ant
4 3 (4.84%) JUnit
4 3 (4.84%) Appium
4 3 (4.84%) Calabash
5 2 (3.23%) Android Studio
5 2 (3.23%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 11 (17.74%) Banking
2 9 (14.52%) Finance
3 5 (8.06%) Games
3 5 (8.06%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (35.48%) Developer
2 17 (27.42%) Android Developer
3 8 (12.90%) Analyst
3 8 (12.90%) Project Manager
4 6 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) iOS Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Technical Project Manager
5 5 (8.06%) Technical Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (6.45%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.84%) Test Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Quality Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Support Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Desktop Support
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) Web Services
1 7 (11.29%) XML
1 7 (11.29%) HTML
2 6 (9.68%) .NET
2 6 (9.68%) AngularJS
2 6 (9.68%) CSS
3 5 (8.06%) Flash
4 4 (6.45%) HTML5
4 4 (6.45%) REST
5 2 (3.23%) JSON
6 1 (1.61%) JPA
6 1 (1.61%) Facelets
6 1 (1.61%) RESTful
6 1 (1.61%) RichFaces
6 1 (1.61%) J2EE
6 1 (1.61%) J2SE
6 1 (1.61%) JavaBeans
6 1 (1.61%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.61%) Cocoa
6 1 (1.61%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.06%) Blackberry
3 4 (6.45%) User Experience
3 4 (6.45%) Replication
3 4 (6.45%) iPhone
4 3 (4.84%) New Media
5 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.23%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.61%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.61%) BBC
6 1 (1.61%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.61%) Social Media
6 1 (1.61%) iPad
6 1 (1.61%) Clustering
6 1 (1.61%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.61%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 36 (58.06%) Apple iOS
2 20 (32.26%) Windows
3 4 (6.45%) Linux
3 4 (6.45%) UNIX
3 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.45%) Windows 7
3 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.23%) Windows CE
5 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.10%) Android Development
3 10 (16.13%) iOS Development
4 9 (14.52%) Open Source
5 8 (12.90%) Test Automation
5 8 (12.90%) TDD
5 8 (12.90%) Unit Testing
6 7 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (11.29%) Mobile Development
7 6 (9.68%) Test Scripting
7 6 (9.68%) Software Testing
7 6 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (9.68%) Project Management
8 5 (8.06%) Service Management
8 5 (8.06%) Validation
8 5 (8.06%) OO
8 5 (8.06%) Incident Management
8 5 (8.06%) Problem Management
8 5 (8.06%) Release Management
8 5 (8.06%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.03%) Java
2 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.06%) ActionScript
4 4 (6.45%) Objective-C
4 4 (6.45%) SQL
5 2 (3.23%) C++
6 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.61%) C
6 1 (1.61%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) ISEB
2 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.23%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.61%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) SCCM
2 2 (3.23%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.68%) Cisco
2 6 (9.68%) VMware
2 6 (9.68%) Veeam
3 5 (8.06%) Google
4 4 (6.45%) CheckPoint
4 4 (6.45%) HP
4 4 (6.45%) CommVault
5 3 (4.84%) Sophos
6 2 (3.23%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.61%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.61%) Twitter
7 1 (1.61%) Veritas
7 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.61%) Apple
7 1 (1.61%) Symantec
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle
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