Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Android skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Android over the 6 months to 24 May 2018 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.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 67 63
Rank change year-on-year -23 -4 +19
Contract jobs citing Android 22 20 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.42% 1.76% 2.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.25% 6.43% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 28
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £355 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% +29.09% -24.14%
10th Percentile £285 £338 £233
90th Percentile £433 £485 £475
Scotland median daily rate £319 £365 £275
% change year-on-year -12.67% +32.73% -24.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £15.75 £19.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year -17.11% -73.24% +107.30%

Android is in the Operating Systems 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 operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 352 311 330
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 22.75% 27.35% 26.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 145 187
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.94% +3.08%
10th Percentile £201 £163 £148
90th Percentile £490 £443 £450
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £365
% change year-on-year - +2.74% +10.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £15.86 £43.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.12% +168.75% -16.27%
10th Percentile £10.45 £41.50 £15.00
90th Percentile £46.00 £44.50 £17.00
Scotland median hourly rate £15.75 £17.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -7.35% -54.67% +33.45%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in Glasgow

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Glasgow

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Glasgow over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Android also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Android.

1 16 (72.73%) Apple iOS
2 10 (45.45%) Mobile App
3 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (36.36%) Android Development
5 5 (22.73%) React
5 5 (22.73%) Apple Swift
6 4 (18.18%) Wireframes
6 4 (18.18%) Mobile Development
6 4 (18.18%) Xamarin
6 4 (18.18%) Scrum
7 3 (13.64%) C#
7 3 (13.64%) Windows
7 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
7 3 (13.64%) RESTful
7 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
7 3 (13.64%) Smartphone
7 3 (13.64%) Office 365
7 3 (13.64%) Android SDK
7 3 (13.64%) iOS Development
7 3 (13.64%) Software Delivery
8 2 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (9.09%) Kotlin
8 2 (9.09%) Front End Development
8 2 (9.09%) Line Management
8 2 (9.09%) User Experience
8 2 (9.09%) Patch Management
8 2 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (9.09%) Push Notifications
8 2 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (9.09%) Decision-Making

Android
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 3 (13.64%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (4.55%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Axure RP
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Android Studio
General
1 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Android Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Software Delivery Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Software Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Xamarin Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Delivery Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Designer
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) React Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Delivery Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Software Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) UI Designer
5 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) iOS Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) React
2 3 (13.64%) Android SDK
2 3 (13.64%) RESTful
3 2 (9.09%) JSON
3 2 (9.09%) Universal Windows Platform
3 2 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (4.55%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) PhoneGap
4 1 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.64%) Smartphone
3 2 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (9.09%) User Experience
4 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.55%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Apple iOS
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Android Development
3 4 (18.18%) Mobile Development
3 4 (18.18%) Scrum
3 4 (18.18%) Wireframes
4 3 (13.64%) iOS Development
4 3 (13.64%) Software Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) Benchmarking
5 2 (9.09%) Decision-Making
5 2 (9.09%) Front End Development
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 2 (9.09%) Line Management
5 2 (9.09%) Patch Management
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (9.09%) Push Notifications
5 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Apple Swift
2 3 (13.64%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) Kotlin
4 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 1 (4.55%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Xamarin
2 2 (9.09%) Google
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Apple
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) Ivanti
3 1 (4.55%) VMware