The median contractor rate for an Android Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
UK / Scotland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 137 135
Rank change year-on-year +35 -2  
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 14 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.65% 0.61% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.66% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 2
Median daily rate £375 £275 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -37.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £243 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £375 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 - £25.75

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2073 2723 2921
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.62% 92.71% 95.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1157 1524 1509
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 60 87
Median hourly rate £25.00 £14.93 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.50% -20.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.55 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Android Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland that featured Android Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Android Developer in Scotland

Android Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android Developer in Scotland

Android Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android Developer in Scotland over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android Developer in Scotland

Android Developer
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow 0 8 £375 +37.61% 1
Edinburgh +19 5 £463 - 1
Dundee - 1 £225 -
Android Developer
UK

Android Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Android Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring Android Developer in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Android
1 22 (100.00%) Android Development
2 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) Mobile Development
4 7 (31.82%) Finance
4 7 (31.82%) Java
5 6 (27.27%) Android Studio
6 5 (22.73%) Mobile App
7 4 (18.18%) Android SDK
7 4 (18.18%) iOS Development
7 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
8 3 (13.64%) Objective-C
8 3 (13.64%) Front End Development
8 3 (13.64%) Xamarin
9 2 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (9.09%) Banking
9 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
9 2 (9.09%) C#
9 2 (9.09%) HTML
9 2 (9.09%) SOAP
9 2 (9.09%) OO
9 2 (9.09%) Java ME
9 2 (9.09%) JSON
9 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
10 1 (4.55%) jQuery
10 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
10 1 (4.55%) JIRA
10 1 (4.55%) Animation
10 1 (4.55%) Python
10 1 (4.55%) Confluence

Android Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (4.55%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Android Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Android SDK
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) Java ME
2 2 (9.09%) JSON
2 2 (9.09%) SOAP
3 1 (4.55%) Ajax
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) HTML5
3 1 (4.55%) jQuery
3 1 (4.55%) REST
3 1 (4.55%) RxJava
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) Xamarin.iOS
3 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Animation
2 1 (4.55%) Social Media
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Android
2 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Android Development
2 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) Mobile Development
4 4 (18.18%) iOS Development
5 3 (13.64%) Front End Development
6 2 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
6 2 (9.09%) OO
7 1 (4.55%) Memory Management
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) Objective-C
3 2 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) Python
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Xamarin