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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 55 70
Rank change year-on-year +2 +15  
Contract jobs citing Android Development 11 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.66% 2.25% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 2.79% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 1
Median daily rate £375 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -21.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +1.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £35.00

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 552 573 735
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 83.38% 80.59% 83.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 345 376
Median daily rate £388 £351 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.32% +0.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £247 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 28
Median hourly rate £25.00 £43.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.86% +19.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £43.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Android Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Android Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android Development in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 15 (100.00%) Android
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Mobile App
4 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 6 (40.00%) iOS Development
4 6 (40.00%) Mobile Development
5 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
5 4 (26.67%) Android Studio
6 3 (20.00%) Android SDK
6 3 (20.00%) Java
7 2 (13.33%) SOAP
7 2 (13.33%) XML
7 2 (13.33%) OO
7 2 (13.33%) Objective-C
7 2 (13.33%) Memory Management
7 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (13.33%) JSON
7 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Xamarin
8 1 (6.67%) Line Management
8 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 1 (6.67%) GitLab
8 1 (6.67%) React
8 1 (6.67%) RxJava
8 1 (6.67%) Xamarin.iOS
8 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
8 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
8 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (6.67%) C#

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Android Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Ant
2 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) GitLab
2 1 (6.67%) Gradle
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Android Developer
3 3 (20.00%) iOS Developer
4 2 (13.33%) iOS Android Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Xamarin Developer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Angular Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Android SDK
2 2 (13.33%) JSON
2 2 (13.33%) SOAP
2 2 (13.33%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (6.67%) PhoneGap
3 1 (6.67%) React
3 1 (6.67%) RxJava
3 1 (6.67%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) STB
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Android
2 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) iOS Development
2 6 (40.00%) Mobile Development
3 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
4 2 (13.33%) Memory Management
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Line Management
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Xamarin