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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iOS
Rank 74 64 50
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -14
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 19 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.34% 1.10% 2.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.85% 6.44% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 12
Average daily rate £469 £413 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £290 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £490 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £100.00 - £95.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £30.20 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-28.80% -7.07%
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
242 233 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.05% 17.14% 19.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 102 107
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £130 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 8
Average hourly rate £15.25 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016, 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 27 (69.23%) iOS Development
2 24 (61.54%) Objective-C
3 17 (43.59%) Apple Swift
4 12 (30.77%) Android
5 11 (28.21%) Unit Testing
6 9 (23.08%) Finance
7 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (20.51%) User Experience
8 5 (12.82%) Mobile Development
8 5 (12.82%) Mobile App
8 5 (12.82%) iPhone
8 5 (12.82%) iPad
8 5 (12.82%) Java
8 5 (12.82%) .NET
9 4 (10.26%) Retail
9 4 (10.26%) RESTful
9 4 (10.26%) Multithreading
9 4 (10.26%) Xcode
9 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (10.26%) Android Development
10 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
10 3 (7.69%) iOS SDK
10 3 (7.69%) REST
10 3 (7.69%) Selenium
10 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
10 3 (7.69%) C#
11 2 (5.13%) SOAP
11 2 (5.13%) Web Services
11 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
11 2 (5.13%) JBoss

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (5.13%) JBoss
1 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Xcode
2 3 (7.69%) Selenium
3 2 (5.13%) Appium
4 1 (2.56%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.56%) JIRA
4 1 (2.56%) JMeter
4 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (76.92%) Developer
2 26 (66.67%) iOS Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Android Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Senior iOS Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Applications Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Objective-C Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Architect
6 1 (2.56%) iOS Android Developer
6 1 (2.56%) IT Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Mobile UX Designer
6 1 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) .NET
2 4 (10.26%) RESTful
3 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 3 (7.69%) iOS SDK
3 3 (7.69%) REST
4 2 (5.13%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (5.13%) Cocoa
4 2 (5.13%) SOAP
4 2 (5.13%) Web Services
5 1 (2.56%) Android SDK
5 1 (2.56%) Apache Flex
5 1 (2.56%) Cocoa Touch
5 1 (2.56%) Core Animation
5 1 (2.56%) Flash
5 1 (2.56%) Ionic Framework
5 1 (2.56%) PhoneGap
5 1 (2.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) User Experience
2 5 (12.82%) iPad
2 5 (12.82%) iPhone
2 5 (12.82%) Mobile App
3 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.56%) Animation
4 1 (2.56%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.56%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Android
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (69.23%) iOS Development
2 11 (28.21%) Unit Testing
3 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.82%) Mobile Development
5 4 (10.26%) Android Development
5 4 (10.26%) Multithreading
6 2 (5.13%) BDD
6 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.13%) Functional Testing
6 2 (5.13%) Open Source
6 2 (5.13%) Scrum
6 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.13%) TDD
6 2 (5.13%) Test Management
6 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.56%) Change Management
7 1 (2.56%) CMMI
7 1 (2.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (61.54%) Objective-C
2 17 (43.59%) Apple Swift
3 5 (12.82%) Java
4 3 (7.69%) C#
4 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.13%) C
6 1 (2.56%) ActionScript
6 1 (2.56%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (2.56%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) Python
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Apple
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.13%) TIBCO
1 2 (5.13%) VMware
2 1 (2.56%) Google
2 1 (2.56%) Veeam
2 1 (2.56%) Xamarin