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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iOS Development over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
iOS Software Development
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 66 77 79
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 6 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.71% 1.13% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.36% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 2
Median daily rate £463 £488 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.12% +34.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £400 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £41.38 -
% change year-on-year
-6.94% -

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
719 1179 1100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 85.09% 83.26% 81.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 635 629
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £280 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 12
Median hourly rate £16.97 £39.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.50% +36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.63 £15.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.22 £70.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

iOS Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing iOS Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 February 2017.

iOS Development Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing iOS Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for iOS Development.

1 18 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 15 (83.33%) Objective-C
3 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (61.11%) Unit Testing
5 10 (55.56%) Apple Swift
6 9 (50.00%) Core Data
7 5 (27.78%) REST
7 5 (27.78%) User Experience
7 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
7 5 (27.78%) Apple
8 4 (22.22%) OO
8 4 (22.22%) C#
8 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 4 (22.22%) .NET
8 4 (22.22%) Web Services
8 4 (22.22%) Cocoa
8 4 (22.22%) Xcode
8 4 (22.22%) iOS SDK
8 4 (22.22%) Mobile Development
9 3 (16.67%) Time Management
9 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
9 3 (16.67%) C
9 3 (16.67%) Degree
9 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
10 2 (11.11%) JSON
10 2 (11.11%) JIRA
10 2 (11.11%) Web Development
10 2 (11.11%) TDD
10 2 (11.11%) Banking
10 2 (11.11%) Content Management

iOS Development
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 (11.11%) CMS
1 2 (11.11%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Xcode
2 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
1 2 (11.11%) Publishing
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
1 17 (94.44%) iOS Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Digital Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Junior
3 1 (5.56%) Junior Software Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) Core Data
2 5 (27.78%) REST
3 4 (22.22%) .NET
3 4 (22.22%) Cocoa
3 4 (22.22%) iOS SDK
3 4 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (11.11%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (11.11%) HTML
4 2 (11.11%) HTML5
4 2 (11.11%) jQuery
4 2 (11.11%) JSON
4 2 (11.11%) RESTful
4 2 (11.11%) SOAP
4 2 (11.11%) UIKit
5 1 (5.56%) Ajax
5 1 (5.56%) Node.js
5 1 (5.56%) React Native
5 1 (5.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
1 5 (27.78%) User Experience
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.11%) iPad
3 2 (11.11%) iPhone
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.56%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Unit Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Mobile Development
3 4 (22.22%) OO
4 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Time Management
5 2 (11.11%) BDD
5 2 (11.11%) Content Management
5 2 (11.11%) OOD
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) Web Development
6 1 (5.56%) Android Development
6 1 (5.56%) Feasibility Study
6 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) Objective-C
2 10 (55.56%) Apple Swift
3 4 (22.22%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) C
5 1 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Apple
2 1 (5.56%) Xamarin