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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple iOS
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 59 71 64
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 11 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.30% 1.37% 1.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.47% 7.30% 7.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 7
Median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £400 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 £100.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -37.08%

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
170 274 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.14% 18.70% 16.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 120 102
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 £15.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.98% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Apple iOS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 18 (62.07%) iOS Development
2 15 (51.72%) Objective-C
2 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (37.93%) Android
3 11 (37.93%) Unit Testing
4 10 (34.48%) Apple Swift
5 9 (31.03%) Core Data
6 8 (27.59%) Apple
6 8 (27.59%) Java
7 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
7 5 (17.24%) Linux
7 5 (17.24%) OO
7 5 (17.24%) Finance
7 5 (17.24%) Spring
7 5 (17.24%) iOS SDK
7 5 (17.24%) REST
7 5 (17.24%) Mobile App
7 5 (17.24%) User Experience
8 4 (13.79%) Mobile Development
8 4 (13.79%) iPad
8 4 (13.79%) Web Development
8 4 (13.79%) Degree
8 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
8 4 (13.79%) Time Management
8 4 (13.79%) Scrum
8 4 (13.79%) Cocoa
8 4 (13.79%) Xcode
8 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
8 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
8 4 (13.79%) HP

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (10.34%) CMS
2 2 (6.90%) Confluence
2 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Bluemix
1 1 (3.45%) Google Play
1 1 (3.45%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) DHCP
1 2 (6.90%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) FTP
2 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Xcode
2 3 (10.34%) Bitbucket
2 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.90%) JIRA
4 1 (3.45%) Ant
4 1 (3.45%) Gerrit
4 1 (3.45%) JMeter
4 1 (3.45%) JUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Maven
4 1 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Publishing
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Developer
2 17 (58.62%) iOS Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Deskside Support
4 2 (6.90%) Digital Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Android Developer
5 1 (3.45%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (3.45%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Deskside Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Deskside Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Development Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) IT Support
5 1 (3.45%) IT Technician
5 1 (3.45%) Java Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Junior
5 1 (3.45%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (3.45%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) Core Data
2 5 (17.24%) iOS SDK
2 5 (17.24%) REST
2 5 (17.24%) Spring
3 4 (13.79%) .NET
3 4 (13.79%) Cocoa
3 4 (13.79%) Web Services
4 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
4 3 (10.34%) HTML
4 3 (10.34%) RESTful
4 3 (10.34%) SOAP
5 2 (6.90%) Cocoa Touch
5 2 (6.90%) HTML5
5 2 (6.90%) jQuery
5 2 (6.90%) JSON
5 2 (6.90%) Node.js
5 2 (6.90%) UIKit
6 1 (3.45%) Android SDK
6 1 (3.45%) JPA
6 1 (3.45%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Mobile App
1 5 (17.24%) User Experience
2 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.79%) iPad
3 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.90%) iPhone
5 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.45%) Fintech
5 1 (3.45%) Social Media
5 1 (3.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Android
2 5 (17.24%) Linux
3 3 (10.34%) Windows
4 2 (6.90%) Mac OS
4 2 (6.90%) Unix
4 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) iOS Development
2 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (37.93%) Unit Testing
4 5 (17.24%) OO
5 4 (13.79%) Mobile Development
5 4 (13.79%) Scrum
5 4 (13.79%) Time Management
5 4 (13.79%) Web Development
6 3 (10.34%) Functional Testing
6 3 (10.34%) OOD
7 2 (6.90%) Android Development
7 2 (6.90%) BDD
7 2 (6.90%) Content Management
7 2 (6.90%) Feasibility Study
7 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.90%) Service Management
7 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.90%) TDD
8 1 (3.45%) Email Filtering
8 1 (3.45%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) Objective-C
2 10 (34.48%) Apple Swift
3 8 (27.59%) Java
4 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.79%) C#
6 3 (10.34%) C
7 2 (6.90%) Ruby
7 2 (6.90%) SQL
8 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.45%) Perl
8 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.45%) Python
8 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.90%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Apple
2 4 (13.79%) HP
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Adobe
3 2 (6.90%) Dell
3 2 (6.90%) Lumension
3 2 (6.90%) Mitel
3 2 (6.90%) Xerox
4 1 (3.45%) Canon
4 1 (3.45%) Google
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) Splunk
4 1 (3.45%) Xamarin