Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Android SDK skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Android SDK over the 6 months to 20 November 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 Kit (SDK)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 166 197
Rank change year-on-year -13 +31 -16
Contract jobs citing Android SDK 8 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.16% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 0.68% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 8
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.67% -5.26%
10th Percentile £331 £336 £348
90th Percentile £469 £538 £475
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year +73.61% - -

Android SDK is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1336 1181 1254
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 26.85% 27.49% 20.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 827 710 671
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £273 £263 £269
90th Percentile £525 £475 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 17
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.47% +5.25% +1.58%
10th Percentile £18.75 £22.50 £25.00
90th Percentile £43.39 £52.00 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%

Android SDK
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Android SDK as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Android SDK in Scotland

Android SDK
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android SDK in Scotland

Android SDK
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android SDK in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android SDK in Scotland

Android SDK
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 SDK within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 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 -5 8 £375 +2.04%
Android SDK
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Android SDK 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 SDK.

1 8 (100.00%) Android
1 8 (100.00%) Android Development
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (37.50%) Android Studio
3 3 (37.50%) Mobile Development
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Gradle
4 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) Maven
4 2 (25.00%) Google
4 2 (25.00%) Google Play
5 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (12.50%) API Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) Confluence
5 1 (12.50%) Xamarin
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum

Android SDK
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 (12.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Google Play
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Android Studio
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Gradle
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) Maven
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Android Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Android Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Android Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Android Development
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Development
3 1 (12.50%) API Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Xamarin