Period
to 20 September 2019

The median contractor rate for an Android Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 20 September 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Android Developer
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 85 113 88
Rank change year-on-year +28 -25 -15
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 17 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.21% 0.34% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 0.36% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 14
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £313 £340 £328
90th Percentile £488 £425 £523
Scotland median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Contract vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1,361 1,683 1,346
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.73% 96.17% 95.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 809 966 704
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £254 £245
90th Percentile £575 £538 £500
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 40 40
Glasgow median hourly rate £22.50 £17.75 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.76% -16.47% +53.29%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.45
90th Percentile £40.30 £35.03 £56.63
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year +14.29% -24.73% +19.23%

Android Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Android Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Android Developer in Glasgow

Android Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android Developer in Glasgow

Android Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android Developer in Glasgow over the 6 months to 20 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android Developer in Glasgow

Android Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 September 2019, Android Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Android Developer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Android
1 17 (100.00%) Android Development
2 16 (94.12%) Java
3 14 (82.35%) Git (software)
4 10 (58.82%) JSON
4 10 (58.82%) Android SDK
5 9 (52.94%) REST
6 8 (47.06%) MVVM
6 8 (47.06%) Web Services
6 8 (47.06%) XML
6 8 (47.06%) Eclipse
6 8 (47.06%) MVC
6 8 (47.06%) Finance
6 8 (47.06%) Banking
6 8 (47.06%) Google
6 8 (47.06%) Android Studio
7 7 (41.18%) Samsung
7 7 (41.18%) Digital Wallet
7 7 (41.18%) Samsung Pay
7 7 (41.18%) Google Pay
7 7 (41.18%) Bluetooth
7 7 (41.18%) OO
7 7 (41.18%) TDD
7 7 (41.18%) NFC
7 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
8 6 (35.29%) Open Source
9 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
9 5 (29.41%) JUnit
9 5 (29.41%) Smartphone
9 5 (29.41%) Dagger

Android Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Google Pay
1 7 (41.18%) Samsung Pay
2 3 (17.65%) GCP
3 1 (5.88%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Bluetooth
1 7 (41.18%) NFC
Development Applications
1 14 (82.35%) Git (software)
2 8 (47.06%) Android Studio
2 8 (47.06%) Eclipse
3 5 (29.41%) JUnit
4 2 (11.76%) Bitbucket
General
1 8 (47.06%) Banking
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) Android SDK
1 10 (58.82%) JSON
2 9 (52.94%) REST
3 8 (47.06%) Web Services
3 8 (47.06%) XML
4 5 (29.41%) Dagger
5 2 (11.76%) Material Design
5 2 (11.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Digital Wallet
2 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
2 5 (29.41%) Smartphone
3 3 (17.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Android Development
2 8 (47.06%) MVC
2 8 (47.06%) MVVM
3 7 (41.18%) OO
3 7 (41.18%) TDD
3 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Open Source
5 2 (11.76%) SDLC
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
6 1 (5.88%) Mobile Development
6 1 (5.88%) OOP
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.88%) Product Management
6 1 (5.88%) Push Notifications
6 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) C++
2 1 (5.88%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Google
2 7 (41.18%) Samsung