The table below looks at the statistics for iOS Development 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 iOS Development over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iOS Software Development
Rank 80 74 58
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 5 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.34% 0.24% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.33% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£413 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.30 £32.50 £29.99
% change year-on-year
+33.23% +8.36%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1127 906 577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 76.41% 72.83% 71.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 639 532 268
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 2
Average hourly rate £26.50 £25.00 £70.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -64.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

iOS Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iOS Development across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

iOS Development Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

iOS Development
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

iOS Development Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

iOS Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iOS Development across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

iOS Development Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing iOS Development 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 iOS Development.

1 13 (92.86%) Apple iOS
2 8 (57.14%) Android
3 7 (50.00%) Android Development
3 7 (50.00%) Mobile Development
4 6 (42.86%) Xcode
5 5 (35.71%) Objective-C
5 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) Java
5 5 (35.71%) Cocoa
6 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 4 (28.57%) TDD
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) HTML
7 3 (21.43%) Ant
7 3 (21.43%) CSS
7 3 (21.43%) SQL
7 3 (21.43%) UNIX
7 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
7 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
7 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (21.43%) Open Source
7 3 (21.43%) Hudson
7 3 (21.43%) HTML5
7 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
7 3 (21.43%) BDD
7 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
7 3 (21.43%) Compatibility Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (21.43%) Maven

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing iOS Development 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 iOS Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
1 1 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Xcode
2 3 (21.43%) Ant
2 3 (21.43%) Appium
2 3 (21.43%) Maven
2 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
2 3 (21.43%) Hudson
2 3 (21.43%) Gradle
2 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (21.43%) Calabash
3 1 (7.14%) Android Studio
3 1 (7.14%) CocoaPods
3 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.14%) NUnit
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) iOS Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Quality Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Android Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Mobile Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Cocoa
2 4 (28.57%) HTML
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) REST
3 3 (21.43%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) JSON
4 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (7.14%) J2EE
5 1 (7.14%) SOAP
5 1 (7.14%) WinForms
5 1 (7.14%) Spring
5 1 (7.14%) NHibernate
5 1 (7.14%) RESTful
5 1 (7.14%) XHTML
5 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
5 1 (7.14%) CSS3
5 1 (7.14%) PhoneGap
5 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.14%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Open Source
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) iPhone
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) iPad
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Apple iOS
2 8 (57.14%) Android
3 3 (21.43%) UNIX
4 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Android Development
1 7 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Compatibility Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
4 3 (21.43%) BDD
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) MVC
5 2 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) OOD
6 1 (7.14%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
1 5 (35.71%) Objective-C
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Apple
1 1 (7.14%) Google
1 1 (7.14%) Sitecore
1 1 (7.14%) Ektron
1 1 (7.14%) Twitter