Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 6 months to 19 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.

Android Software Development
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 56 89
Rank change year-on-year -15 +33 +7
Contract jobs citing Android Development 20 27 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.55% 2.41% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 2.92% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 11
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -16.67% +50.00%
10th Percentile £345 £263 £400
90th Percentile £519 £404 £475
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £450
% change year-on-year - -16.67% +16.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Android Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1104 924 1397
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 85.71% 82.57% 81.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 490 743
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -2.10%
10th Percentile £257 £220 £228
90th Percentile £500 £450 £475
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 15 27
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -23.47% +52.44%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.65 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.61
% change year-on-year +16.67% -18.00% +17.75%

Android Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Android Development in Glasgow

Android Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android Development in Glasgow

Android Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android Development in Glasgow over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android Development in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Android Development.

1 20 (100.00%) Android
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Android Studio
3 8 (40.00%) Android SDK
4 7 (35.00%) Mobile App
4 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (30.00%) Gradle
6 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
7 4 (20.00%) Confluence
7 4 (20.00%) JIRA
7 4 (20.00%) STB
7 4 (20.00%) Java
7 4 (20.00%) Ant
7 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
7 4 (20.00%) Mobile Development
8 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
8 3 (15.00%) JSON
8 3 (15.00%) SOAP
8 3 (15.00%) XML
8 3 (15.00%) OO
8 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (15.00%) Memory Management
9 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
9 2 (10.00%) Google
9 2 (10.00%) Maven
9 2 (10.00%) Google Play
9 2 (10.00%) iOS Development

Android Development
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Google Play
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Android Studio
2 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (30.00%) Gradle
4 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (20.00%) Ant
5 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
5 4 (20.00%) JIRA
6 3 (15.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (10.00%) Maven
8 1 (5.00%) GitLab
General
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 16 (80.00%) Android Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Lead Android Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Android Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded Developer
5 1 (5.00%) iOS Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Android Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) Android SDK
2 3 (15.00%) JSON
2 3 (15.00%) SOAP
2 3 (15.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) CSS3
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) HTML5
3 1 (5.00%) React
3 1 (5.00%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (20.00%) STB
3 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Mobile Development
3 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (15.00%) Memory Management
3 3 (15.00%) OO
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (5.00%) API Integration
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) Capita
2 1 (5.00%) Xamarin