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 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 130 129
Rank change year-on-year +25 -1  
Contract jobs citing Android SDK 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.11% 0.039% 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £413 £413 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -21.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +6.66% -3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £30.20

Android SDK is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 519 578 595
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 29.56% 22.28% 20.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 338 357
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 11
Median hourly rate £52.17 £18.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +178.24% -58.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

Android SDK
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Android SDK as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 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 +23 2 £413 -
Android SDK
UK

Android SDK
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 6 (100.00%) Android
2 5 (83.33%) Android Development
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) Android Studio
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) OO
5 2 (33.33%) REST
5 2 (33.33%) JSON
6 1 (16.67%) JIRA
6 1 (16.67%) QA
6 1 (16.67%) Social Network
6 1 (16.67%) jQuery
6 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 1 (16.67%) RESTful
6 1 (16.67%) Confluence
6 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
6 1 (16.67%) Facebook
6 1 (16.67%) Twitter
6 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
6 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (16.67%) HTML5
6 1 (16.67%) Social Media
6 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (16.67%) iOS SDK
6 1 (16.67%) OOD
6 1 (16.67%) Bluetooth
6 1 (16.67%) HTTP

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 (16.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Bluetooth
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Android Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Android Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Android Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
1 2 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) iOS SDK
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Animation
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (16.67%) Social Media
1 1 (16.67%) Social Network
1 1 (16.67%) Streaming Media
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Android Development
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
5 1 (16.67%) OOD
5 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Facebook
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) Twitter