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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iOS Software Development
Rank 88 81 83
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 6 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.39% 0.35% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.43% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Average daily rate £400 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £43.30 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +33.23%
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
1253 1160 954
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.68% 80.22% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 720 671 544
Average daily rate £413 £378 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.27% -5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 17
Average hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.42% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £13.85 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 18 (90.00%) Apple Swift
2 18 (90.00%) Objective-C
3 13 (65.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Finance
5 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) Retail
6 3 (15.00%) Mobile Development
6 3 (15.00%) Xcode
7 2 (10.00%) User Experience
7 2 (10.00%) iOS SDK
7 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (10.00%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (10.00%) Cocoa
7 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.00%) Apple
8 1 (5.00%) C
8 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.00%) Android
8 1 (5.00%) Core Animation
8 1 (5.00%) Android Development
8 1 (5.00%) Web Development
8 1 (5.00%) Animation
8 1 (5.00%) Cocoa Touch
8 1 (5.00%) Asynchronous Programming

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Xcode
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (95.00%) iOS Developer
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior iOS Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Android Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) iOS Android Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (10.00%) Apache Cordova
1 2 (10.00%) Cocoa
1 2 (10.00%) iOS SDK
2 1 (5.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (5.00%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (5.00%) Android Development
4 1 (5.00%) Asynchronous Programming
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) Apple Swift
1 18 (90.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) C
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Apple