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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple iOS
UK / Scotland
Rank 81 92 90
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 29 37 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.67% 1.45% 1.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.92% 6.72% 6.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 21
Median daily rate £350 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 £100.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.00% +325.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -37.08%

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
419 551 568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.16% 21.61% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 278 303
Median daily rate £363 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £200 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 6 14
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £14.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.15 £50.20 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Apple iOS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple iOS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +13 11 £425 -9.33% 5
Glasgow -8 7 £341 -9.00% 3
Dundee - 3 - -
Angus - 3 - -
West Lothian -2 2 - -
Apple iOS
UK

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 45 (61.64%) Android
2 38 (52.05%) iOS Development
3 28 (38.36%) Objective-C
4 24 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (30.14%) Mobile App
6 19 (26.03%) Java
7 18 (24.66%) Windows
7 18 (24.66%) Degree
8 17 (23.29%) AirWatch
9 16 (21.92%) Apple Swift
9 16 (21.92%) iPad
9 16 (21.92%) Computer Science
9 16 (21.92%) OO
9 16 (21.92%) C#
10 14 (19.18%) .NET
11 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
11 13 (17.81%) Android Development
11 13 (17.81%) Windows Server
12 11 (15.07%) Mobile Development
12 11 (15.07%) Active Directory
12 11 (15.07%) C++
12 11 (15.07%) Mathematics
12 11 (15.07%) Unit Testing
13 10 (13.70%) Software Engineering
13 10 (13.70%) Apple
13 10 (13.70%) Algorithms
13 10 (13.70%) REST
14 9 (12.33%) iOS SDK
14 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (12.33%) Security Cleared

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 9 (12.33%) IIS
2 3 (4.11%) CMS
2 3 (4.11%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.74%) Confluence
3 2 (2.74%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.37%) Apache
4 1 (1.37%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) iTunes
2 4 (5.48%) SaaS
3 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.37%) Bluemix
3 1 (1.37%) Google Play
3 1 (1.37%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) VPN
2 2 (2.74%) DHCP
2 2 (2.74%) DNS
3 1 (1.37%) FTP
3 1 (1.37%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.74%) MySQL
3 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Xcode
2 3 (4.11%) Bitbucket
2 3 (4.11%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.11%) JIRA
3 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.37%) Ant
4 1 (1.37%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.37%) Gerrit
4 1 (1.37%) JMeter
4 1 (1.37%) JUnit
4 1 (1.37%) Maven
4 1 (1.37%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.37%) Subversion
General
1 7 (9.59%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) Games
3 3 (4.11%) Banking
3 3 (4.11%) Retail
4 2 (2.74%) Publishing
5 1 (1.37%) Advertising
5 1 (1.37%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (64.38%) Developer
2 26 (35.62%) iOS Developer
3 6 (8.22%) Applications Developer
3 6 (8.22%) Mobility Specialist
4 5 (6.85%) Software Developer
5 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Management Specialist
5 4 (5.48%) Mobility Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.11%) Junior
6 3 (4.11%) Objective-C Developer
6 3 (4.11%) Tester
7 2 (2.74%) Analyst
7 2 (2.74%) Angular Developer
7 2 (2.74%) Deskside Support
7 2 (2.74%) Digital Developer
7 2 (2.74%) Junior Tester
7 2 (2.74%) Software Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Systems Tester
7 2 (2.74%) Technical Support
8 1 (1.37%) Deskside Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.18%) .NET
2 10 (13.70%) REST
3 9 (12.33%) ASP.NET
3 9 (12.33%) Core Data
3 9 (12.33%) iOS SDK
4 6 (8.22%) HTML
5 5 (6.85%) Flash
5 5 (6.85%) HTML5
5 5 (6.85%) Spring
6 4 (5.48%) Cocoa
6 4 (5.48%) jQuery
6 4 (5.48%) Web Services
7 3 (4.11%) Ajax
7 3 (4.11%) CSS
7 3 (4.11%) Hibernate
7 3 (4.11%) React
7 3 (4.11%) RESTful
7 3 (4.11%) SOAP
7 3 (4.11%) WebGL
8 2 (2.74%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.14%) Mobile App
2 16 (21.92%) Computer Science
2 16 (21.92%) iPad
3 10 (13.70%) Algorithms
4 8 (10.96%) iPhone
5 6 (8.22%) User Experience
6 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (6.85%) Data Structures
7 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.74%) CESG
8 2 (2.74%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.37%) Fintech
9 1 (1.37%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.37%) Social Media
9 1 (1.37%) Streaming Music
9 1 (1.37%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 45 (61.64%) Android
2 18 (24.66%) Windows
3 13 (17.81%) Windows Server
4 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (9.59%) Linux
5 7 (9.59%) Windows Mobile
5 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.48%) Windows 10
6 4 (5.48%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.11%) Mac OS
7 3 (4.11%) Unix
8 2 (2.74%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (52.05%) iOS Development
2 24 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (21.92%) OO
4 13 (17.81%) Android Development
5 11 (15.07%) Mathematics
5 11 (15.07%) Mobile Development
5 11 (15.07%) Unit Testing
6 10 (13.70%) Software Engineering
7 9 (12.33%) Application Packaging
7 9 (12.33%) Scrum
8 8 (10.96%) OOD
9 7 (9.59%) Multithreading
10 6 (8.22%) Web Development
11 5 (6.85%) Applied Mathematics
11 5 (6.85%) Physics
11 5 (6.85%) SOLID
12 4 (5.48%) Front End Development
12 4 (5.48%) Time Management
13 3 (4.11%) Functional Testing
13 3 (4.11%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (38.36%) Objective-C
2 19 (26.03%) Java
3 16 (21.92%) Apple Swift
3 16 (21.92%) C#
4 11 (15.07%) C++
5 8 (10.96%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.96%) PowerShell
5 8 (10.96%) Ruby
6 7 (9.59%) Python
7 6 (8.22%) C
8 5 (6.85%) ActionScript
9 2 (2.74%) SQL
10 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.37%) Lua
10 1 (1.37%) Perl
10 1 (1.37%) PHP
10 1 (1.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (24.66%) Degree
2 9 (12.33%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.22%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.48%) MCSE
4 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.11%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.74%) ISEB
6 2 (2.74%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) QA
System Software
1 11 (15.07%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.48%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.74%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (23.29%) AirWatch
2 3 (4.11%) SCCM
3 2 (2.74%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.70%) Apple
3 7 (9.59%) HP
4 4 (5.48%) VMware
5 2 (2.74%) Adobe
5 2 (2.74%) Citrix
5 2 (2.74%) Dell
5 2 (2.74%) Lumension
5 2 (2.74%) Mitel
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle
5 2 (2.74%) Xerox
6 1 (1.37%) Canon
6 1 (1.37%) Google
6 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.37%) Splunk
6 1 (1.37%) Xamarin