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 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 46 43 62
Rank change year-on-year -3 +19  
Contract jobs citing Android 8 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.56% 1.91% 0.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.45% 9.73% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 3
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year +2.85% +135.69%  

Android is in the operating system 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 operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 124 113 164
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 24.12% 19.65% 19.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 77 109
Median daily rate £400 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.00% -3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £115 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -39.04%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Android 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.

1 15 (75.00%) Android Development
2 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) Apple iOS
3 9 (45.00%) Front End Development
3 9 (45.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) Mobile App
5 5 (25.00%) iOS Development
5 5 (25.00%) Android Studio
5 5 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (15.00%) Objective-C
6 3 (15.00%) User Experience
6 3 (15.00%) React
6 3 (15.00%) Mobile Development
6 3 (15.00%) Axure RP
6 3 (15.00%) Smartphone
6 3 (15.00%) Android SDK
6 3 (15.00%) Wireframes
7 2 (10.00%) Statistics
7 2 (10.00%) Big Data
7 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (10.00%) HTTP
7 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (10.00%) Retail
7 2 (10.00%) Chemistry
8 1 (5.00%) QA
8 1 (5.00%) Social Network
8 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (5.00%) Git (software)

Android
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) HTTP
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Android Studio
2 3 (15.00%) Axure RP
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) Android Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Angular Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Big Data Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Android Developer
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (5.00%) iOS Android Developer
5 1 (5.00%) iOS Developer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Mobile Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) UI Designer
5 1 (5.00%) UX Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Android SDK
1 3 (15.00%) React
2 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.00%) JSON
3 1 (5.00%) REST
3 1 (5.00%) RESTful
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (15.00%) Smartphone
2 3 (15.00%) User Experience
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Social Network
4 1 (5.00%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Android Development
2 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) Front End Development
4 5 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Mobile Development
5 3 (15.00%) Wireframes
6 2 (10.00%) Chemistry
6 2 (10.00%) Statistics
7 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Line Management
7 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.00%) OO
7 1 (5.00%) OOD
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Software Architecture
7 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Apple
1 1 (5.00%) Facebook
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Twitter
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