The table below looks at the statistics for UIKit skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UIKit 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
UIKit Framework
Rank 555 527 501
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -26
Contract jobs citing UIKit 9 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.042% 0.032%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.070% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 11
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £238
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +47.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
UIKit
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12904 12450 11108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.09% 27.22% 27.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8595 7881 7098
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 245 287
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.25 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

UIKit
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UIKit across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

UIKit Jobs Demand Trend in England

UIKit
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

UIKit Daily Rate Trend in England

UIKit
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UIKit across the England region.

UIKit Hourly Rate Trend in England

UIKit
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UIKit within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -24 6 £400 - 8
North West - 2 - - 2
South East - - - - 3
Yorkshire - - - - 3
UIKit
UK

UIKit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing UIKit 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 UIKit.

1 20 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 20 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 14 (70.00%) Cocoa
2 14 (70.00%) Xcode
3 13 (65.00%) Objective-C
4 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (50.00%) JSON
5 10 (50.00%) iOS SDK
6 8 (40.00%) Web Services
7 7 (35.00%) XML
7 7 (35.00%) User Experience
7 7 (35.00%) Cocoa Touch
8 6 (30.00%) Multithreading
8 6 (30.00%) Android
8 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
8 6 (30.00%) Memory Management
8 6 (30.00%) Apple
9 5 (25.00%) OO
9 5 (25.00%) TDD
9 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 5 (25.00%) Animation
9 5 (25.00%) REST
10 4 (20.00%) Facebook
10 4 (20.00%) Twitter
10 4 (20.00%) BDD
10 4 (20.00%) Core Animation
10 4 (20.00%) iPhone
10 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
10 4 (20.00%) Scrum
11 3 (15.00%) OOP

UIKit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing UIKit 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 UIKit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Xcode
2 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.00%) Subversion
4 2 (10.00%) NUnit
4 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (10.00%) Calabash
4 2 (10.00%) Ranorex
4 2 (10.00%) Appium
General
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
1 20 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Designer
2 2 (10.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) Cocoa
2 10 (50.00%) JSON
2 10 (50.00%) iOS SDK
3 8 (40.00%) Web Services
4 7 (35.00%) XML
4 7 (35.00%) Cocoa Touch
5 5 (25.00%) REST
6 4 (20.00%) Core Animation
7 1 (5.00%) SOAP
7 1 (5.00%) Protocol Buffers
7 1 (5.00%) XSL
7 1 (5.00%) XML Schema
7 1 (5.00%) Google Maps API
7 1 (5.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) User Experience
2 5 (25.00%) Animation
3 4 (20.00%) iPhone
4 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (15.00%) Social Network
5 2 (10.00%) Open Source
5 2 (10.00%) Social Media
5 2 (10.00%) iPad
6 1 (5.00%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (30.00%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Multithreading
3 6 (30.00%) Memory Management
4 5 (25.00%) TDD
4 5 (25.00%) OO
4 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Scrum
5 4 (20.00%) BDD
6 3 (15.00%) Vertical Search
6 3 (15.00%) OOP
6 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Android Development
7 2 (10.00%) User Stories
7 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (10.00%) Mobile Commerce
7 2 (10.00%) Time Management
7 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
8 1 (5.00%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (10.00%) Ruby
2 2 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) C++
3 1 (5.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Apple
2 4 (20.00%) Facebook
2 4 (20.00%) Twitter
3 2 (10.00%) Google
London
Spectrum IT
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Neg. Good chance of Extension
Posted: 13 days ago