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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iOS Software Development
Rank 77 64 57
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 10 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.74% 1.04% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 1.44% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Average daily rate
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£438 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.79 - £44.00
iOS Development
Scotland

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
1037 834 493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 76.59% 72.46% 66.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 444 227
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 8
Average hourly rate £47.50 £14.02 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+238.80% -19.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 24 (96.00%) Apple iOS
2 15 (60.00%) Objective-C
3 14 (56.00%) Android
4 13 (52.00%) Finance
5 12 (48.00%) Android Development
6 11 (44.00%) Mobile App
7 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (28.00%) Cocoa
9 6 (24.00%) Java
9 6 (24.00%) iPhone
10 5 (20.00%) Web Development
10 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
10 5 (20.00%) Mercurial
10 5 (20.00%) Banking
10 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 5 (20.00%) HTML
10 5 (20.00%) iOS SDK
10 5 (20.00%) Android SDK
11 4 (16.00%) Mobile Application Development
12 3 (12.00%) Xcode
12 3 (12.00%) .NET
12 3 (12.00%) OO
12 3 (12.00%) TDD
12 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (8.00%) HTML5
13 2 (8.00%) iPad
13 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
13 2 (8.00%) Cocoa Touch
13 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (8.00%) Scrum

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (4.00%) CMS
1 1 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (4.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (20.00%) Mercurial
2 3 (12.00%) Xcode
3 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.00%) NUnit
3 1 (4.00%) Android Studio
General
1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Games
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 14 (56.00%) iOS Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Applications Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Android Developer
7 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Programmer
7 2 (8.00%) Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Java Mobile Developer
8 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) Cocoa
2 5 (20.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.00%) iOS SDK
2 5 (20.00%) Android SDK
3 3 (12.00%) .NET
4 2 (8.00%) HTML5
4 2 (8.00%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (8.00%) WinForms
4 2 (8.00%) JSON
4 2 (8.00%) CSS
4 2 (8.00%) XML
5 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.00%) J2EE
5 1 (4.00%) SOAP
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.00%) XHTML
5 1 (4.00%) Spring
5 1 (4.00%) NHibernate
5 1 (4.00%) RESTful
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (24.00%) iPhone
3 2 (8.00%) iPad
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Open Source
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (4.00%) User Experience
4 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Apple iOS
2 14 (56.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Android Development
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.00%) Web Development
4 4 (16.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (12.00%) OO
5 3 (12.00%) TDD
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 2 (8.00%) MVC
7 1 (4.00%) OOD
7 1 (4.00%) Refactoring
7 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Pair Programming
7 1 (4.00%) Analytics
7 1 (4.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) Objective-C
2 6 (24.00%) Java
3 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Apple
2 1 (4.00%) Google
2 1 (4.00%) Ektron
2 1 (4.00%) Sitecore