Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Android skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Android over the 6 months to 18 June 2018 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.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 87 125
Rank change year-on-year -1 +38 -29
Contract jobs citing Android 43 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.48% 1.04% 0.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.82% 5.82% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 7
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +9.09% +3.13%
10th Percentile £108 £213 £326
90th Percentile £441 £495 £543
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £275
% change year-on-year - +36.36% -24.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £19.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate £15.75 £19.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -17.11% -54.76% +22.63%

Android is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 438 361 577
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 15.10% 17.96% 20.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 192 264
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £120 £200 £263
90th Percentile £525 £500 £524
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate £16.50 £17.43 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.34% +45.25% -70.00%
10th Percentile £13.32 £13.11 £11.00
90th Percentile £28.00 £52.17 £13.00
Scotland median hourly rate £15.63 £16.68 £37.50
% change year-on-year -6.32% -55.52% +28.56%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Android as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Android in Edinburgh

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Edinburgh

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android in Edinburgh

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Android.

1 30 (69.77%) Apple iOS
2 19 (44.19%) Mobile App
2 19 (44.19%) Mobile Development
3 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (34.88%) React Native
5 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
6 11 (25.58%) Java
6 11 (25.58%) Windows
7 10 (23.26%) Mobile Application Development
8 9 (20.93%) React
8 9 (20.93%) iPhone
8 9 (20.93%) REST
8 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
9 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Office
9 8 (18.60%) Xamarin
9 8 (18.60%) Android Development
10 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
10 7 (16.28%) Blackberry
10 7 (16.28%) Mitel
11 6 (13.95%) Banking
11 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
11 6 (13.95%) Windows 7
11 6 (13.95%) ITIL
11 6 (13.95%) Windows 8
11 6 (13.95%) BitLocker
12 5 (11.63%) SDLC
12 5 (11.63%) iOS Development
12 5 (11.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (11.63%) SQL
12 5 (11.63%) Objective-C

Android
Co-occurring 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 5 (11.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (6.98%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) G Suite
1 2 (4.65%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Skype
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (4.65%) HTTP
2 2 (4.65%) VPN
2 2 (4.65%) Wireless
3 1 (2.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.65%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.65%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.33%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (2.33%) Gradle
4 1 (2.33%) Selenium
4 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (13.95%) Banking
2 5 (11.63%) Retail Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Finance
4 2 (4.65%) Advertising
4 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (60.47%) Developer
2 11 (25.58%) Mobile Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) React Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Service Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Android Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Architect
5 4 (9.30%) CISSP Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Mobile Solutions Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Security Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Security Solutions Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.65%) IT Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Network Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) iOS Android Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Objective-C Developer
8 1 (2.33%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) React Native
2 9 (20.93%) React
2 9 (20.93%) REST
3 4 (9.30%) CSS
3 4 (9.30%) HTML
3 4 (9.30%) HTML5
4 3 (6.98%) CSS3
4 3 (6.98%) Spring
5 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.65%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (4.65%) GraphQL
5 2 (4.65%) Ionic Framework
5 2 (4.65%) iOS SDK
5 2 (4.65%) J2EE
5 2 (4.65%) Java EE
5 2 (4.65%) PhoneGap
5 2 (4.65%) Struts
5 2 (4.65%) XHR
6 1 (2.33%) OSGi
6 1 (2.33%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 19 (44.19%) Mobile App
2 9 (20.93%) iPhone
3 7 (16.28%) Blackberry
4 4 (9.30%) EMV
5 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.65%) iPad
5 2 (4.65%) Smartphone
5 2 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.33%) Blog
6 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.33%) Social Media
6 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (69.77%) Apple iOS
2 11 (25.58%) Windows
3 6 (13.95%) Windows 7
3 6 (13.95%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.65%) Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Mobile Development
2 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.26%) Mobile Application Development
4 8 (18.60%) Android Development
5 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
5 6 (13.95%) ITIL
6 5 (11.63%) iOS Development
6 5 (11.63%) ITSM
6 5 (11.63%) SDLC
6 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (9.30%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (9.30%) Information Security
7 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.30%) TDD
8 3 (6.98%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (6.98%) Functional Programming
8 3 (6.98%) Test Automation
9 2 (4.65%) Kanban
9 2 (4.65%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
2 11 (25.58%) Java
3 5 (11.63%) Objective-C
3 5 (11.63%) SQL
4 3 (6.98%) Apple Swift
4 3 (6.98%) C#
4 3 (6.98%) ES7
4 3 (6.98%) PHP
5 2 (4.65%) Kotlin
6 1 (2.33%) C++
6 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) CEH
1 4 (9.30%) CISSP
2 2 (4.65%) CCNA
2 2 (4.65%) CCNP
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.95%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) Xamarin
3 7 (16.28%) Mitel
4 2 (4.65%) Appcelerator
4 2 (4.65%) Apple
4 2 (4.65%) CA
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco
4 2 (4.65%) Google
4 2 (4.65%) IBM
4 2 (4.65%) Kony
4 2 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.33%) Equitrac