The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Android Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Android Development over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Android Software Development
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 65 87 78
Rank change year-on-year +22 -9  
Contract jobs citing Android Development 6 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.67% 0.13% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.16% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 9
Median daily rate £450 £406 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.76% -1.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £401 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £411 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £42.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year +29.41% -2.85%  

Android Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 760 1256 1171
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 84.73% 82.79% 82.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 705 664
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 14
Median hourly rate £15.86 £39.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.33% +4.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £17.75 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.94 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Android Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Android Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Android Development in Edinburgh

Android Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Android Development in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Android Development in Edinburgh

Android Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android Development in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android Development in Edinburgh

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Android Development 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Android Development.

1 8 (100.00%) Android
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
5 2 (25.00%) Android SDK
6 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
6 1 (12.50%) Android Studio
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (12.50%) User Experience
6 1 (12.50%) Google Play
6 1 (12.50%) Feasibility Study
6 1 (12.50%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) Social Media
6 1 (12.50%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) Node.js
6 1 (12.50%) iOS SDK
6 1 (12.50%) REST
6 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
6 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
6 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (12.50%) Confluence
6 1 (12.50%) PHP
6 1 (12.50%) SOAP
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) Unix
6 1 (12.50%) Linux

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Google Play
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Android Studio
1 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Android Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Junior
2 1 (12.50%) Junior Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) iOS SDK
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Animation
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) Social Media
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (12.50%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Google