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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Android Software Development
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 48 44 69
Rank change year-on-year -4 +25  
Contract jobs citing Android Development 4 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.76% 1.93% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 2.29% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 0
Median daily rate £375 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year +22.22% +2.85%  

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 445 481 687
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 85.09% 84.53% 84.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 265 402
Median daily rate £360 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.76% -18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 18
Median hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 16 (100.00%) Android
2 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) Java
4 7 (43.75%) Front End Development
5 6 (37.50%) Android Studio
6 5 (31.25%) iOS Development
6 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
6 5 (31.25%) Scrum
7 3 (18.75%) Retail
7 3 (18.75%) Android SDK
7 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
7 3 (18.75%) React
7 3 (18.75%) Mobile Development
8 2 (12.50%) Big Data
8 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 2 (12.50%) HTTP
8 2 (12.50%) Chemistry
8 2 (12.50%) Objective-C
9 1 (6.25%) TDD
9 1 (6.25%) QA
9 1 (6.25%) Social Network
9 1 (6.25%) Streaming Media
9 1 (6.25%) JSON
9 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
9 1 (6.25%) DNS
9 1 (6.25%) XML
9 1 (6.25%) OO
9 1 (6.25%) OOD
9 1 (6.25%) Bluetooth
9 1 (6.25%) Line Management

Android Development
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) Bluetooth
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Android Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) Android Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Angular Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Big Data Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Android Developer
5 1 (6.25%) iOS Android Developer
5 1 (6.25%) iOS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Android SDK
1 3 (18.75%) React
2 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.25%) JSON
3 1 (6.25%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) RESTful
3 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Social Network
2 1 (6.25%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Android
2 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Front End Development
3 5 (31.25%) iOS Development
3 5 (31.25%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) Mobile Development
5 2 (12.50%) Chemistry
6 1 (6.25%) Line Management
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) OOD
6 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Facebook
1 1 (6.25%) Twitter