The table below looks at the statistics for the iOS Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iOS Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iOS Developer
Rank 118 116 99
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 11 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.37% 0.20% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.21% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 8
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£550 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% +40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+14.61% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £32.00 £125.00
% change year-on-year
+28.12% -74.40%
iOS Developer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2817 2338 2002
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.99% 93.33% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1532 1178 1022
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 57 48
Average hourly rate £16.86 £16.00 £16.53
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.37% -3.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £32.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

iOS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iOS Developer in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

iOS Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

iOS Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

iOS Developer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

iOS Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iOS Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

iOS Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

iOS Developer
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 iOS Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
Edinburgh -10 3 - -
Glasgow - 1 £375 -
Stirling - - - - 1
Dundee - - - -
iOS Developer
UK

iOS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited iOS Developer in their job title 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 with iOS Developer in their job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 24 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 16 (66.67%) Objective-C
3 11 (45.83%) Finance
3 11 (45.83%) Mobile Development
4 10 (41.67%) Android
5 9 (37.50%) Banking
5 9 (37.50%) Cocoa
6 7 (29.17%) Android Development
6 7 (29.17%) Mobile App
7 4 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
7 4 (16.67%) Degree
7 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.67%) TDD
7 4 (16.67%) Xcode
8 3 (12.50%) HTML
8 3 (12.50%) Animation
8 3 (12.50%) JSON
8 3 (12.50%) iPhone
8 3 (12.50%) Core Animation
8 3 (12.50%) HTML5
9 2 (8.33%) iPad
9 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
9 2 (8.33%) Project Management
9 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (8.33%) Java
9 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
9 2 (8.33%) C++
9 2 (8.33%) Web Services

iOS Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited iOS Developer in their job title 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 with iOS Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.17%) SQLite
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Xcode
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.17%) JUnit
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 9 (37.50%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) Cocoa
2 4 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
3 3 (12.50%) JSON
3 3 (12.50%) HTML
3 3 (12.50%) Core Animation
3 3 (12.50%) HTML5
4 2 (8.33%) Web Services
4 2 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (4.17%) XHTML
5 1 (4.17%) CSS
5 1 (4.17%) SOAP
5 1 (4.17%) iOS SDK
5 1 (4.17%) REST
5 1 (4.17%) jQuery
5 1 (4.17%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Mobile App
2 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.50%) iPhone
3 3 (12.50%) Animation
4 2 (8.33%) iPad
4 2 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (4.17%) User Experience
5 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.17%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 10 (41.67%) Android
3 1 (4.17%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 11 (45.83%) Mobile Development
3 7 (29.17%) Android Development
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.17%) BDD
6 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) OO
6 1 (4.17%) Web Development
6 1 (4.17%) Refactoring
6 1 (4.17%) Scrum
6 1 (4.17%) Pair Programming
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 2 (8.33%) C++
2 2 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) PHP
3 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA