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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iOS
Rank 78 56 61
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +5
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 12 26 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.74% 2.03% 0.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.13% 11.56% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 1
Average daily rate
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£425 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -31.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £15.00 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+27.20% -33.80%
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
234 225 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.52% 17.58% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 121 55
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £153 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.23
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.55%

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 31 July 2015.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 24 (92.31%) Android
2 9 (34.62%) Mobile App
2 9 (34.62%) iOS Development
2 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) Open Source
4 7 (26.92%) Java
5 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 6 (23.08%) Banking
5 6 (23.08%) Xamarin
5 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
5 6 (23.08%) Android Development
6 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (19.23%) Veeam
6 5 (19.23%) Xcode
6 5 (19.23%) VMware
6 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Problem Management
6 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
7 4 (15.38%) Service Management
7 4 (15.38%) Change Management
7 4 (15.38%) Finance
7 4 (15.38%) Validation
7 4 (15.38%) .NET
7 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
7 4 (15.38%) Windows
7 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
7 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Xcode
1 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 3 (11.54%) Ant
3 3 (11.54%) Maven
3 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.54%) Cucumber
3 3 (11.54%) Hudson
3 3 (11.54%) Gradle
3 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.54%) Calabash
3 3 (11.54%) Appium
4 1 (3.85%) Axure RP
General
1 6 (23.08%) Banking
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Test Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Test Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Quality Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Xamarin Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (7.69%) iOS Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Product Manager
5 1 (3.85%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Test Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
2 4 (15.38%) .NET
3 3 (11.54%) REST
4 1 (3.85%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) J2EE
4 1 (3.85%) CSS
4 1 (3.85%) Cocoa
4 1 (3.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.85%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Android
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
3 3 (11.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (34.62%) iOS Development
2 8 (30.77%) Open Source
3 6 (23.08%) Android Development
4 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
4 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Problem Management
4 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Release Management
5 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 4 (15.38%) TDD
5 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 4 (15.38%) Service Management
5 4 (15.38%) Change Management
5 4 (15.38%) Validation
5 4 (15.38%) Integration Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Test Management
5 4 (15.38%) Mobile Development
6 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) SQL
4 2 (7.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) ISEB
1 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Xamarin
2 5 (19.23%) VMware
2 5 (19.23%) Veeam
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) MobileIron
5 1 (3.85%) Twitter