The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had iOS Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
iOS Developer
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 70 74 77
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 4 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.49% 1.07% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 1.11% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 1
Median daily rate £500 £469 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.51 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
+108.62% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
784 1347 1281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.38% 95.80% 96.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 690 654
Median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 20
Median hourly rate £52.00 £19.02 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+173.39% +18.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

iOS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Edinburgh region that featured iOS Developer in the job title.

iOS Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

iOS Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

iOS Developer Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

iOS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, iOS Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region featuring iOS Developer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 18 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 14 (77.78%) Objective-C
3 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (61.11%) Unit Testing
5 10 (55.56%) Apple Swift
6 9 (50.00%) Core Data
7 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
8 5 (27.78%) REST
8 5 (27.78%) User Experience
8 5 (27.78%) Apple
9 4 (22.22%) OO
9 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 4 (22.22%) Cocoa
10 3 (16.67%) Xcode
10 3 (16.67%) Time Management
10 3 (16.67%) .NET
10 3 (16.67%) C
10 3 (16.67%) C#
10 3 (16.67%) Web Services
10 3 (16.67%) Mobile Development
10 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
10 3 (16.67%) iOS SDK
11 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
11 2 (11.11%) Cocoa Touch
11 2 (11.11%) UIKit
11 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
11 2 (11.11%) React
11 2 (11.11%) ES6
11 2 (11.11%) Isomorphic JavaScript

iOS Developer Skill Set
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 2 (11.11%) CMS
1 2 (11.11%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Xcode
2 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) Core Data
2 5 (27.78%) REST
3 4 (22.22%) Cocoa
4 3 (16.67%) .NET
4 3 (16.67%) iOS SDK
4 3 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (11.11%) Cocoa Touch
5 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) HTML5
5 2 (11.11%) jQuery
5 2 (11.11%) JSON
5 2 (11.11%) Node.js
5 2 (11.11%) React
5 2 (11.11%) RESTful
5 2 (11.11%) SOAP
5 2 (11.11%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (27.78%) User Experience
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.11%) iPad
3 2 (11.11%) iPhone
4 1 (5.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (61.11%) Unit Testing
4 4 (22.22%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Mobile Development
5 3 (16.67%) Time Management
6 2 (11.11%) BDD
6 2 (11.11%) Content Management
6 2 (11.11%) Isomorphic Development
6 2 (11.11%) Isomorphic JavaScript
6 2 (11.11%) OOD
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) TDD
6 2 (11.11%) Use Case
7 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Objective-C
2 10 (55.56%) Apple Swift
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) C
4 3 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (11.11%) ECMAScript
5 2 (11.11%) ES6
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Apple