The table below looks at the statistics for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iOS
Rank 107 123 104
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 20 9 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.66% 0.34% 0.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.16% 1.35% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 13
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £300 £341
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.60 £32.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-23.12% +6.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
632 665 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.89% 25.16% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 301 269
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £130 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 34 14
Average hourly rate £28.10 £16.75 £15.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.76% +6.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £26.25 £34.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple iOS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple iOS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 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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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
Edinburgh +12 13 £413 +37.50% 5
Glasgow -4 3 £375 +25.00% 6
South Lanarkshire - 2 £250 -
Fife - 1 - -
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Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Apple iOS 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 Apple iOS.

1 36 (75.00%) Android
2 27 (56.25%) iOS Development
3 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (31.25%) Objective-C
4 15 (31.25%) Mobile App
4 15 (31.25%) Android Development
4 15 (31.25%) Mobile Development
5 13 (27.08%) Banking
6 12 (25.00%) Finance
6 12 (25.00%) HTML
6 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 11 (22.92%) Java
7 11 (22.92%) Windows
8 10 (20.83%) Cocoa
9 9 (18.75%) SQL
9 9 (18.75%) CSS
10 8 (16.67%) HTML5
11 7 (14.58%) Xcode
11 7 (14.58%) TDD
11 7 (14.58%) JSON
11 7 (14.58%) Open Source
12 6 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (12.50%) Test Automation
12 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (12.50%) .NET
12 6 (12.50%) Cucumber
12 6 (12.50%) BDD
12 6 (12.50%) REST
13 5 (10.42%) Gradle
13 5 (10.42%) Jenkins

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Apple iOS 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 Apple iOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
1 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.08%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.08%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) MySQL
2 3 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Xcode
2 6 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 5 (10.42%) Gradle
3 5 (10.42%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.42%) Hudson
3 5 (10.42%) Ant
3 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.42%) Maven
4 4 (8.33%) Calabash
4 4 (8.33%) Appium
5 3 (6.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 3 (6.25%) Selenium
5 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (6.25%) Mercurial
6 2 (4.17%) WebDriver
6 2 (4.17%) Subversion
6 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
6 2 (4.17%) CocoaPods
7 1 (2.08%) Android Studio
7 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (27.08%) Banking
2 12 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (64.58%) Developer
2 19 (39.58%) iOS Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Senior Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Mobile Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Android Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Senior iOS Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Test Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Quality Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Mobility Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Java Mobile Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.08%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.08%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.08%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) HTML
2 10 (20.83%) Cocoa
3 9 (18.75%) CSS
4 8 (16.67%) HTML5
5 7 (14.58%) JSON
6 6 (12.50%) .NET
6 6 (12.50%) REST
7 4 (8.33%) Web Services
7 4 (8.33%) CSS3
7 4 (8.33%) Cocoa Touch
7 4 (8.33%) AngularJS
8 3 (6.25%) XML
8 3 (6.25%) RESTful
8 3 (6.25%) Core Animation
9 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
9 2 (4.17%) JSP
10 1 (2.08%) Apache Cordova
10 1 (2.08%) Android SDK
10 1 (2.08%) iOS SDK
10 1 (2.08%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Mobile App
2 7 (14.58%) Open Source
3 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.33%) Blackberry
4 3 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (6.25%) Animation
4 3 (6.25%) iPhone
5 2 (4.17%) iPad
5 2 (4.17%) User Experience
5 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.08%) Online Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 36 (75.00%) Android
2 11 (22.92%) Windows
3 5 (10.42%) UNIX
4 3 (6.25%) Linux
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (4.17%) Windows CE
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (56.25%) iOS Development
2 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (31.25%) Android Development
3 15 (31.25%) Mobile Development
4 7 (14.58%) TDD
5 6 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (12.50%) BDD
6 5 (10.42%) Scrum
7 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.33%) Software Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 4 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.25%) Project Management
8 3 (6.25%) Service Management
8 3 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.25%) Objective-C
2 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (22.92%) Java
4 9 (18.75%) SQL
5 4 (8.33%) PHP
5 4 (8.33%) Apple Swift
6 3 (6.25%) C++
7 2 (4.17%) C#
8 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) ISEB
2 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (6.25%) Appcelerator
1 3 (6.25%) VMware
1 3 (6.25%) Google
1 3 (6.25%) Veeam
2 2 (4.17%) Apple
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.17%) MobileIron
3 1 (2.08%) Twitter