Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 104 108
Rank change year-on-year -17 +4 -30
Contract jobs citing Android 14 17 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.80% 0.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.76% 4.87% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 15
Edinburgh median daily rate £300 £381 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.31% -4.69% +3.23%
10th Percentile £112 £318 £270
90th Percentile £378 £538 £525
Scotland median daily rate £375 £330 £400
% change year-on-year +13.64% -17.50% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £17.25 -
Scotland median hourly rate - £40.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year - +102.50% -

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 508 349 460
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 17.19% 16.38% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 167 223
Edinburgh median daily rate £395 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £207 £138 £220
90th Percentile £575 £500 £496
Scotland median daily rate £378 £330 £348
% change year-on-year +14.39% -5.04% +4.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 2
Edinburgh median hourly rate £16.68 £19.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.35% +24.19% -4.08%
10th Percentile £11.34 £12.67 £11.45
90th Percentile £21.00 £52.00 £19.15
Scotland median hourly rate £17.00 £18.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year -6.85% -3.95% +15.15%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Android.

1 8 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 5 (35.71%) Android Development
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) iOS Development
4 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
5 2 (14.29%) React Native
5 2 (14.29%) Typography
5 2 (14.29%) Iconography
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 2 (14.29%) BitLocker
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Social Media
5 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
5 2 (14.29%) iPhone
5 2 (14.29%) RESTful
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 2 (14.29%) Mitel
5 2 (14.29%) JPA
5 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (14.29%) Hibernate

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 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Android Studio
1 1 (7.14%) Ant
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Android Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) iOS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Visual Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 2 (14.29%) CSS
1 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) JPA
1 2 (14.29%) React Native
1 2 (14.29%) RESTful
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) CSS3
2 1 (7.14%) Java ME
2 1 (7.14%) JSP
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) Semantic HTML
2 1 (7.14%) Spring
2 1 (7.14%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) iPhone
2 2 (14.29%) Social Media
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Android Development
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) iOS Development
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 2 (14.29%) Iconography
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Typography
3 2 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
4 1 (7.14%) ITSM
4 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
4 1 (7.14%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) OO PHP
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
1 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Mitel
3 1 (7.14%) IronPort
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec
3 1 (7.14%) Xamarin
3 1 (7.14%) Zend