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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iOS
Rank 56 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 23 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.92% 0.71% 0.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.11% 4.23% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £400 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +52.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £400 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £400 £273
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £22.66 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-24.97% -35.25%
Apple iOS
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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
190 189 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.90% 16.86% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 53 42
Average daily rate £325 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £257 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 8
Average hourly rate £12.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £18.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £18.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -8.57%

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 20 August 2014.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 16 (53.33%) iOS Development
2 15 (50.00%) Android
3 11 (36.67%) Android Development
4 8 (26.67%) Mobile App
4 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
5 7 (23.33%) Windows
5 7 (23.33%) HTML
5 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (23.33%) Objective-C
5 7 (23.33%) Banking
5 7 (23.33%) Web Development
6 6 (20.00%) Backbone.js
6 6 (20.00%) CSS
6 6 (20.00%) .NET
7 5 (16.67%) Finance
7 5 (16.67%) JSON
8 4 (13.33%) Linux
9 3 (10.00%) OOP
9 3 (10.00%) OO
9 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (10.00%) HP
9 3 (10.00%) XSL
9 3 (10.00%) XSLT
9 3 (10.00%) TeamSite
9 3 (10.00%) MySQL
9 3 (10.00%) Java
9 3 (10.00%) JSP
9 3 (10.00%) SOAP
9 3 (10.00%) PHP
9 3 (10.00%) XML

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 3 (10.00%) TeamSite
1 3 (10.00%) CMS
1 3 (10.00%) WebSphere Portal
1 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) LAN
1 1 (3.33%) VoIP
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.33%) Xcode
3 1 (3.33%) Valgrind
3 1 (3.33%) Gerrit
3 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) GoogleTest
3 1 (3.33%) CMake
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (23.33%) Banking
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) iOS Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Android Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Support Specialist
4 3 (10.00%) UI Developer
4 3 (10.00%) UI Programmer
5 2 (6.67%) Programmer
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Web Designer
6 1 (3.33%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Support Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) HTML
2 6 (20.00%) Backbone.js
2 6 (20.00%) CSS
2 6 (20.00%) .NET
3 5 (16.67%) JSON
4 3 (10.00%) XSL
4 3 (10.00%) XSLT
4 3 (10.00%) JSP
4 3 (10.00%) SOAP
4 3 (10.00%) XML
4 3 (10.00%) HTML5
4 3 (10.00%) Java EE
4 3 (10.00%) jQuery
4 3 (10.00%) JSF
4 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (10.00%) CSS3
5 2 (6.67%) REST
5 2 (6.67%) Cocoa Touch
5 2 (6.67%) Cocoa
6 1 (3.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.00%) iPad
2 3 (10.00%) Graphic Design
2 3 (10.00%) Digital Media
2 3 (10.00%) iPhone
3 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.33%) Open Source
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Android
2 7 (23.33%) Windows
3 4 (13.33%) Linux
4 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Phone
6 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) iOS Development
2 11 (36.67%) Android Development
3 7 (23.33%) Web Development
4 3 (10.00%) OOP
4 3 (10.00%) OO
4 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 3 (10.00%) MVC
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.33%) TDD
6 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.33%) Refactoring
6 1 (3.33%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
1 7 (23.33%) Objective-C
2 3 (10.00%) Java
2 3 (10.00%) PHP
3 2 (6.67%) C#
3 2 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
1 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) HP
1 3 (10.00%) Apple
1 3 (10.00%) Google
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix