The table below looks at the statistics for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iOS
Rank 68 80 51
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -29
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 13 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.88% 0.24% 0.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.06% 1.28% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 2
Average daily rate
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£413 £300 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -8.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £300 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £300 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.60 £32.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-23.12% +6.66%
Apple iOS
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
257 235 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.40% 18.42% 19.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 124 50
Average daily rate £350 £375 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +41.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £150 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 3
Average hourly rate £39.50 £19.50 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.56% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.20 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £32.00 £31.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apple iOS across the Edinburgh region.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple iOS across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Apple iOS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple iOS.

1 23 (82.14%) Android
2 14 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (35.71%) Android Development
5 9 (32.14%) Mobile App
5 9 (32.14%) Java
5 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
6 8 (28.57%) Finance
7 7 (25.00%) Banking
7 7 (25.00%) Open Source
7 7 (25.00%) Mobile Development
8 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (21.43%) JSON
8 6 (21.43%) TDD
8 6 (21.43%) Cocoa
8 6 (21.43%) Xcode
8 6 (21.43%) Objective-C
8 6 (21.43%) HTML
8 6 (21.43%) Windows
9 5 (17.86%) Ant
9 5 (17.86%) CSS
9 5 (17.86%) SQL
9 5 (17.86%) .NET
9 5 (17.86%) Maven
9 5 (17.86%) UNIX
9 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
9 5 (17.86%) Cucumber
9 5 (17.86%) BDD
9 5 (17.86%) Hudson

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Apple iOS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple iOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Xcode
2 5 (17.86%) Ant
2 5 (17.86%) Maven
2 5 (17.86%) Cucumber
2 5 (17.86%) Hudson
2 5 (17.86%) Gradle
2 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
3 4 (14.29%) Calabash
3 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 4 (14.29%) Appium
4 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (10.71%) Mercurial
5 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
5 2 (7.14%) Subversion
5 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
5 2 (7.14%) Selenium
5 2 (7.14%) CocoaPods
6 1 (3.57%) Android Studio
6 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.57%) NUnit
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) iOS Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Android Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Quality Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Test Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.57%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Mobility Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.57%) UX Designer
6 1 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Designer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Mobile Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) JSON
1 6 (21.43%) Cocoa
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
2 5 (17.86%) CSS
2 5 (17.86%) .NET
2 5 (17.86%) REST
3 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 3 (10.71%) HTML5
4 3 (10.71%) RESTful
5 2 (7.14%) JSP
5 2 (7.14%) Web Services
5 2 (7.14%) XML
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.57%) NHibernate
6 1 (3.57%) iOS SDK
6 1 (3.57%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (3.57%) Android SDK
6 1 (3.57%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (3.57%) CSS3
6 1 (3.57%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Mobile App
2 7 (25.00%) Open Source
3 3 (10.71%) Blackberry
4 2 (7.14%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (7.14%) User Experience
5 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.57%) Online Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Android
2 6 (21.43%) Windows
3 5 (17.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) Android Development
4 7 (25.00%) Mobile Development
5 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (21.43%) TDD
6 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
6 5 (17.86%) BDD
7 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
8 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.71%) Release Management
8 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Compatibility Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
8 3 (10.71%) Manual Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
8 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (10.71%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) Java
1 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
2 6 (21.43%) Objective-C
3 5 (17.86%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (3.57%) Apple Swift
5 1 (3.57%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.57%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Google
1 3 (10.71%) Veeam
1 3 (10.71%) VMware
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) MobileIron
3 1 (3.57%) Twitter
3 1 (3.57%) Apple