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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
iOS Developer
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 68 77 77
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 5 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.59% 0.97% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 1.01% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 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 £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £38.75 -
% change year-on-year
-5.80% -

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
802 1385 1283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.58% 95.85% 95.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 711 707
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 16
Median hourly rate £15.28 £15.25 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.19% -36.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £64.90 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 21 February 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 17 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 17 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 15 (88.24%) Objective-C
3 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (64.71%) Unit Testing
5 10 (58.82%) Apple Swift
6 9 (52.94%) Core Data
7 5 (29.41%) User Experience
7 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
7 5 (29.41%) REST
7 5 (29.41%) Apple
8 4 (23.53%) .NET
8 4 (23.53%) C#
8 4 (23.53%) Web Services
8 4 (23.53%) OO
8 4 (23.53%) Cocoa
8 4 (23.53%) Xcode
8 4 (23.53%) iOS SDK
9 3 (17.65%) Mobile Development
9 3 (17.65%) Functional Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Time Management
9 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
9 3 (17.65%) C
10 2 (11.76%) SOAP
10 2 (11.76%) Publishing
10 2 (11.76%) CMS
10 2 (11.76%) Scrum
10 2 (11.76%) HTML
10 2 (11.76%) OOD
10 2 (11.76%) iPhone

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 (11.76%) CMS
1 2 (11.76%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Xcode
2 2 (11.76%) Bitbucket
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
1 2 (11.76%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) Core Data
2 5 (29.41%) REST
3 4 (23.53%) .NET
3 4 (23.53%) Cocoa
3 4 (23.53%) iOS SDK
3 4 (23.53%) Web Services
4 2 (11.76%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (11.76%) HTML
4 2 (11.76%) HTML5
4 2 (11.76%) jQuery
4 2 (11.76%) JSON
4 2 (11.76%) RESTful
4 2 (11.76%) SOAP
4 2 (11.76%) UIKit
5 1 (5.88%) Ajax
5 1 (5.88%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
1 5 (29.41%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) iPad
2 2 (11.76%) iPhone
3 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (64.71%) Unit Testing
4 4 (23.53%) OO
5 3 (17.65%) Functional Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Mobile Development
5 3 (17.65%) Time Management
6 2 (11.76%) BDD
6 2 (11.76%) Content Management
6 2 (11.76%) OOD
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) TDD
7 1 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
7 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) Objective-C
2 10 (58.82%) Apple Swift
3 4 (23.53%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) C
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Apple
2 1 (5.88%) Xamarin