The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Android Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Android Development over the 3 months to 26 June 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.

Android Software Development
UK / Scotland
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 128 136
Rank change year-on-year +29 +8  
Contract jobs citing Android Development 18 23 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.82% 0.79% 0.100%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.93% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 1
Median daily rate £375 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -21.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £35.00

Android Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1800 2473 2451
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 82.42% 85.42% 81.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1018 1405 1258
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £247 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 56 66
Median hourly rate £33.50 £37.50 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.66% +22.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £13.72 £13.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Android Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Android Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Android Development in Scotland

Android Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android Development in Scotland

Android Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android Development in Scotland over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android Development in Scotland

Android Development
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 Development within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 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 +4 11 £375 +36.36% 3
Edinburgh +16 6 £450 -10.00% 4
Dundee - 1 £225 -
Android Development
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Android Development 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Android Development.

1 31 (100.00%) Android
2 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (41.94%) Mobile Development
4 12 (38.71%) Apple iOS
4 12 (38.71%) iOS Development
4 12 (38.71%) Java
5 10 (32.26%) Mobile App
6 8 (25.81%) Finance
7 6 (19.35%) Objective-C
7 6 (19.35%) C#
7 6 (19.35%) Android Studio
8 5 (16.13%) Xamarin
8 5 (16.13%) OO
8 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
9 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
9 4 (12.90%) Front End Development
9 4 (12.90%) Android SDK
10 3 (9.68%) JSON
10 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
10 3 (9.68%) SOAP
10 3 (9.68%) Python
11 2 (6.45%) XML
11 2 (6.45%) C++
11 2 (6.45%) HTML
11 2 (6.45%) ActionScript
11 2 (6.45%) Flash
11 2 (6.45%) Banking
11 2 (6.45%) iPad
11 2 (6.45%) Memory Management
11 2 (6.45%) iPhone

Android Development
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 (3.23%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) iTunes
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Android Studio
2 1 (3.23%) Ant
2 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) GitLab
2 1 (3.23%) Gradle
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (96.77%) Developer
2 22 (70.97%) Android Developer
3 5 (16.13%) iOS Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Xamarin Developer
4 4 (12.90%) iOS Android Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Angular Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Java Android Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Junior
7 1 (3.23%) Junior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Mobile Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) Android SDK
2 3 (9.68%) JSON
2 3 (9.68%) SOAP
3 2 (6.45%) Flash
3 2 (6.45%) HTML
3 2 (6.45%) Java ME
3 2 (6.45%) XML
4 1 (3.23%) .NET
4 1 (3.23%) Ajax
4 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.23%) CSS
4 1 (3.23%) HTML5
4 1 (3.23%) jQuery
4 1 (3.23%) Node.js
4 1 (3.23%) React
4 1 (3.23%) REST
4 1 (3.23%) Spring
4 1 (3.23%) Web Services
4 1 (3.23%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.45%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.45%) iPad
2 2 (6.45%) iPhone
3 1 (3.23%) Animation
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Social Media
3 1 (3.23%) STB
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Android
2 12 (38.71%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) Mobile Development
3 12 (38.71%) iOS Development
4 5 (16.13%) OO
4 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.90%) Front End Development
5 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
6 2 (6.45%) Applied Mathematics
6 2 (6.45%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (6.45%) Memory Management
6 2 (6.45%) Physics
6 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Web Development
7 1 (3.23%) Feasibility Study
7 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.23%) Line Management
7 1 (3.23%) MVC
7 1 (3.23%) Scrum
7 1 (3.23%) TDD
7 1 (3.23%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) Java
2 6 (19.35%) C#
2 6 (19.35%) Objective-C
3 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.68%) Python
4 2 (6.45%) ActionScript
4 2 (6.45%) Apple Swift
4 2 (6.45%) C++
4 2 (6.45%) Ruby
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Xamarin