The median contractor rate for a Android Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Android Developer
UK / Scotland
Rank 95 123 110
Rank change year-on-year +28 -13  
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 7 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.41% 0.43% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.45% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 10
Median daily rate £450 £419 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.46% +13.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £250 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £49.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% +296.00%  

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 1617 2446 2676
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.51% 94.77% 95.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 982 1339 1470
Median daily rate £375 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 37 68
Median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +34.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £10.20 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

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 22 March 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 22 March 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
Edinburgh +26 5 £450 +10.76% 1
Glasgow -6 1 £375 -11.76% 1
Dundee - 1 £400 -
Android Developer
UK

Android Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) Java
3 8 (38.10%) Android Studio
4 6 (28.57%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) Android SDK
5 5 (23.81%) Mobile App
6 4 (19.05%) Front End Development
7 3 (14.29%) Retail
8 2 (9.52%) Chemistry
8 2 (9.52%) HTML
8 2 (9.52%) Scrum
8 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
8 2 (9.52%) OO
8 2 (9.52%) Mobile Development
8 2 (9.52%) Big Data
8 2 (9.52%) JSON
8 2 (9.52%) REST
9 1 (4.76%) Facebook
9 1 (4.76%) Twitter
9 1 (4.76%) JIRA
9 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
9 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
9 1 (4.76%) Google Play
9 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.76%) User Experience
9 1 (4.76%) OOD
9 1 (4.76%) Bluetooth
9 1 (4.76%) HTTP

Android Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 (4.76%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Bluetooth
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Android Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Android SDK
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) JSON
2 2 (9.52%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) Ajax
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) HTML5
3 1 (4.76%) iOS SDK
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) RESTful
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Animation
2 1 (4.76%) Social Media
2 1 (4.76%) Social Network
2 1 (4.76%) Streaming Media
2 1 (4.76%) Streaming Video
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Android Development
2 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) Front End Development
4 2 (9.52%) Chemistry
4 2 (9.52%) Mobile Development
4 2 (9.52%) OO
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) OOD
5 1 (4.76%) Software Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Facebook
1 1 (4.76%) Google
1 1 (4.76%) Twitter