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 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 60 88 72
Rank change year-on-year +28 -16  
Contract jobs citing Android 12 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.34% 0.26% 1.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.06% 1.37% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 11
Median daily rate £425 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £403 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £503 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year +2.85% +135.69%  

Android is in the operating system 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 operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 170 291 237
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 18.93% 19.14% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 139 113
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 6
Median hourly rate £19.00 - £38.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 - £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.84 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.44% +8.64%  

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

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 3 months to 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Android in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in Edinburgh

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 11 (61.11%) Java
1 11 (61.11%) Apple iOS
2 10 (55.56%) Finance
3 8 (44.44%) Android Development
4 6 (33.33%) Spring
4 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 4 (22.22%) HP
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) Windows
6 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 3 (16.67%) Web Development
6 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (16.67%) SCCM
6 3 (16.67%) Android SDK
7 2 (11.11%) Lumension
7 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
7 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
7 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
7 2 (11.11%) Mobile Development
7 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 2 (11.11%) Xerox
7 2 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
7 2 (11.11%) QA
7 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008

Android
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 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Confluence
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Bluemix
1 1 (5.56%) Google Play
1 1 (5.56%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) DHCP
1 2 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) FTP
2 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) Android Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Ant
2 1 (5.56%) Gerrit
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) JMeter
2 1 (5.56%) JUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Android Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Deskside Support
4 2 (11.11%) Java Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Deskside Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Deskside Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Desktop Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Development Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (5.56%) IT Technician
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Spring
2 3 (16.67%) Android SDK
2 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 2 (11.11%) HTML
3 2 (11.11%) Node.js
3 2 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (5.56%) Ajax
4 1 (5.56%) HTML5
4 1 (5.56%) iOS SDK
4 1 (5.56%) JPA
4 1 (5.56%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) JSON
4 1 (5.56%) REST
4 1 (5.56%) RESTful
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) iPad
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Animation
3 1 (5.56%) Fintech
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Social Media
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Apple iOS
2 6 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (11.11%) Mac OS
4 2 (11.11%) Unix
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Android Development
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Scrum
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (16.67%) Web Development
4 2 (11.11%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.11%) Mobile Development
4 2 (11.11%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Email Filtering
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (5.56%) iOS Development
5 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.56%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) Ruby
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) HP
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe
2 2 (11.11%) Apple
2 2 (11.11%) Dell
2 2 (11.11%) Lumension
2 2 (11.11%) Mitel
2 2 (11.11%) Xerox
3 1 (5.56%) Canon
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.56%) Splunk
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