Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 53 65
Rank change year-on-year -9 +12 +20
Contract jobs citing Android 24 29 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.06% 2.76% 1.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.52% 10.21% 8.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 21
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £351 £335 £250
90th Percentile £438 £405 £475
Scotland median daily rate £325 £353 £419
% change year-on-year -7.80% -15.82% +13.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £19.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year - -68.33% +75.18%

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 252 284 359
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 21.67% 27.02% 24.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 154 184
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £353 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.48% +4.44% +3.85%
10th Percentile £300 £153 £117
90th Percentile £538 £436 £454
Scotland median daily rate £400 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +17.65% -2.86% +5.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 5
Glasgow median hourly rate £15.86 £13.38 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.54% -34.73% +24.24%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.50 £13.80
90th Percentile £34.25 £35.70 £135.25
Scotland median hourly rate £16.86 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -3.66% +6.06% -

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 18 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (41.67%) Mobile App
3 10 (41.67%) Android Development
4 7 (29.17%) React
5 5 (20.83%) Android SDK
5 5 (20.83%) Front End Development
5 5 (20.83%) Scrum
6 4 (16.67%) Java
6 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 4 (16.67%) Wireframes
6 4 (16.67%) Office 365
7 3 (12.50%) Xamarin
7 3 (12.50%) Mobile Development
7 3 (12.50%) Android Studio
7 3 (12.50%) Software Delivery
7 3 (12.50%) Skype
7 3 (12.50%) Apple Swift
7 3 (12.50%) RESTful
7 3 (12.50%) Smartphone
7 3 (12.50%) C#
8 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
8 2 (8.33%) XML
8 2 (8.33%) Windows
8 2 (8.33%) OO
8 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
8 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Skype
2 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) Android Studio
3 2 (8.33%) Axure RP
4 1 (4.17%) Gradle
4 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.17%) JIRA
4 1 (4.17%) Maven
General
1 1 (4.17%) Banking
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Android Developer
3 4 (16.67%) React Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Software Delivery Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Software Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Xamarin Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Delivery Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Designer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Software Delivery Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Software Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) React
2 5 (20.83%) Android SDK
3 3 (12.50%) RESTful
4 2 (8.33%) JSON
4 2 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (4.17%) .NET
5 1 (4.17%) CSS
5 1 (4.17%) CSS3
5 1 (4.17%) HTML
5 1 (4.17%) HTML5
5 1 (4.17%) PhoneGap
5 1 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (12.50%) Smartphone
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (8.33%) User Experience
4 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.17%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Phone
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Android Development
3 5 (20.83%) Front End Development
3 5 (20.83%) Scrum
4 4 (16.67%) Wireframes
5 3 (12.50%) Mobile Development
5 3 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 2 (8.33%) Benchmarking
6 2 (8.33%) Coaching
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.33%) iOS Development
6 2 (8.33%) Migration
6 2 (8.33%) MVVM
6 2 (8.33%) OO
6 2 (8.33%) Open Source
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.33%) Push Notifications
6 2 (8.33%) Statistics
6 2 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) Java
2 3 (12.50%) Apple Swift
2 3 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) Kotlin
4 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) MCSE
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certified Architect
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Xamarin
3 2 (8.33%) Google
4 1 (4.17%) Apple
4 1 (4.17%) Capita
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) Ivanti
4 1 (4.17%) VMware