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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iOS Software Development
Rank 74 69 51
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 7 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.51% 0.65% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.90% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
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£363 £350 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +15.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £84.50
% change year-on-year
- -61.53%
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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
1065 885 466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 77.40% 71.83% 68.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 464 202
Average daily rate £400 £380 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 5
Average hourly rate £28.50 £18.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.60 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £180.00 £27.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -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
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 27 February 2015.

iOS Development Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 23 (95.83%) Apple iOS
2 14 (58.33%) Android
3 13 (54.17%) Objective-C
4 12 (50.00%) Finance
4 12 (50.00%) Android Development
5 11 (45.83%) Mobile App
6 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (25.00%) iPhone
7 6 (25.00%) Cocoa
7 6 (25.00%) HTML
7 6 (25.00%) Java
7 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
8 5 (20.83%) Mercurial
8 5 (20.83%) Banking
8 5 (20.83%) iOS SDK
8 5 (20.83%) Android SDK
9 4 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (16.67%) Web Development
10 3 (12.50%) Xcode
10 3 (12.50%) .NET
10 3 (12.50%) CSS
10 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (12.50%) TDD
10 3 (12.50%) HTML5
11 2 (8.33%) iPad
11 2 (8.33%) WinForms
11 2 (8.33%) JSON
11 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (8.33%) Scrum

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (4.17%) CMS
1 1 (4.17%) Umbraco
1 1 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
1 5 (20.83%) Mercurial
2 3 (12.50%) Xcode
3 1 (4.17%) NUnit
3 1 (4.17%) Android Studio
3 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) iOS Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Applications Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Android Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Programmer
8 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Java Mobile Developer
8 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) HTML
1 6 (25.00%) Cocoa
2 5 (20.83%) iOS SDK
2 5 (20.83%) Android SDK
3 3 (12.50%) HTML5
3 3 (12.50%) .NET
3 3 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (8.33%) XML
4 2 (8.33%) WinForms
4 2 (8.33%) JSON
5 1 (4.17%) RESTful
5 1 (4.17%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (4.17%) Spring
5 1 (4.17%) NHibernate
5 1 (4.17%) CSS3
5 1 (4.17%) PhoneGap
5 1 (4.17%) Cocoa Touch
5 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.17%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (4.17%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Mobile App
2 6 (25.00%) iPhone
3 2 (8.33%) iPad
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Open Source
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (4.17%) User Experience
4 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Apple iOS
2 14 (58.33%) Android
3 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Android Development
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Web Development
3 4 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (8.33%) OO
5 2 (8.33%) MVC
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (4.17%) OOD
6 1 (4.17%) Pair Programming
6 1 (4.17%) Refactoring
6 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.17%) BDD
6 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) Objective-C
2 6 (25.00%) Java
2 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) C++
4 1 (4.17%) C
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Apple
2 1 (4.17%) Google
2 1 (4.17%) Sitecore
2 1 (4.17%) Ektron