Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Android Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 157 180
Rank change year-on-year -9 +23 -21
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 21 29 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.42% 0.67% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.71% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 14
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £330 £269 £333
90th Percentile £500 £438 £493
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £62.50 £38.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +64.47% +1.33% +13.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Scotland
Contract vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 4811 4105 5837
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.40% 94.72% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2742 2412 3018
Scotland median daily rate £388 £356 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.85% -2.47% -2.67%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £229
90th Percentile £531 £494 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 118 123
Scotland median hourly rate £20.21 £16.16 £23.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.08% -30.80% +33.43%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £49.40
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Android Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Android Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -16 16 £375 -
Edinburgh -12 3 £300 -27.27%
Android Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 21 (100.00%) Android
1 21 (100.00%) Android Development
2 12 (57.14%) Android Studio
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
3 8 (38.10%) Android SDK
4 5 (23.81%) Gradle
4 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
4 5 (23.81%) Front End Development
4 5 (23.81%) Mobile App
4 5 (23.81%) Java
5 4 (19.05%) Confluence
5 4 (19.05%) JIRA
5 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
5 4 (19.05%) Mobile Development
6 3 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (14.29%) Ant
6 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
6 3 (14.29%) STB
7 2 (9.52%) Maven
7 2 (9.52%) Google
7 2 (9.52%) Google Play
7 2 (9.52%) Xamarin
8 1 (4.76%) iOS Development
8 1 (4.76%) RxJava
8 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (4.76%) Dagger
8 1 (4.76%) API Integration

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 4 (19.05%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Google Play
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Android Studio
2 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
3 5 (23.81%) Gradle
3 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
4 4 (19.05%) JIRA
5 3 (14.29%) Ant
5 3 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
6 2 (9.52%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) Android SDK
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (4.76%) Dagger
2 1 (4.76%) Java ME
2 1 (4.76%) JSON
2 1 (4.76%) RESTful
2 1 (4.76%) RxJava
2 1 (4.76%) SOAP
2 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Mobile App
2 3 (14.29%) STB
3 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Android Development
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Front End Development
4 4 (19.05%) Mobile Development
5 1 (4.76%) API Integration
5 1 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (4.76%) iOS Development
5 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.76%) Memory Management
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (4.76%) OO
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) TDD
5 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Google
1 2 (9.52%) Xamarin