The table below looks at the statistics for iOS Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iOS Development over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
iOS Software Development
UK / Scotland
Rank 85 97 107
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +10
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 20 32 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.15% 1.24% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 1.50% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 13
Median daily rate £350 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £41.38 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-6.94% +48.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1462 2131 2215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 84.02% 82.60% 80.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 871 1142 1258
Median daily rate £388 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 22 40
Median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.25 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £49.41 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

iOS Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

iOS Development
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

iOS Development Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

iOS Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iOS Development across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

iOS Development Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

iOS Development
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 iOS Development within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 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
Glasgow -7 7 £341 -9.00% 3
Edinburgh +13 6 £463 -5.12% 3
Angus - 3 - -
West Lothian -3 2 - -
iOS Development
UK

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 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 Scotland region with a requirement for iOS Development.

1 38 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 28 (73.68%) Objective-C
3 16 (42.11%) Apple Swift
3 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (36.84%) iPad
5 12 (31.58%) Android Development
5 12 (31.58%) Android
6 11 (28.95%) Unit Testing
6 11 (28.95%) Mobile App
7 10 (26.32%) Mobile Development
7 10 (26.32%) REST
7 10 (26.32%) C#
8 9 (23.68%) OO
8 9 (23.68%) Core Data
9 8 (21.05%) iPhone
9 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
10 7 (18.42%) Multithreading
10 7 (18.42%) AirWatch
11 6 (15.79%) iOS SDK
11 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
11 6 (15.79%) C
11 6 (15.79%) Java
11 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
11 6 (15.79%) .NET
12 5 (13.16%) C++
12 5 (13.16%) ActionScript
12 5 (13.16%) Flash
12 5 (13.16%) Python
12 5 (13.16%) Xcode
12 5 (13.16%) Scrum

iOS Development
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 2 (5.26%) CMS
1 2 (5.26%) Confluence
1 2 (5.26%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Xcode
2 2 (5.26%) Bitbucket
2 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.26%) Banking
1 2 (5.26%) Publishing
1 2 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (94.74%) Developer
2 26 (68.42%) iOS Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Software Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Objective-C Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Angular Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Digital Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Database Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Junior
6 1 (2.63%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) REST
2 9 (23.68%) Core Data
3 6 (15.79%) .NET
3 6 (15.79%) iOS SDK
4 5 (13.16%) Flash
5 4 (10.53%) Cocoa
5 4 (10.53%) HTML
5 4 (10.53%) HTML5
5 4 (10.53%) jQuery
5 4 (10.53%) Web Services
6 3 (7.89%) Ajax
6 3 (7.89%) React
7 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.26%) Apache Flex
7 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
7 2 (5.26%) Cocoa Touch
7 2 (5.26%) JSON
7 2 (5.26%) RESTful
7 2 (5.26%) UIKit
7 2 (5.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) iPad
2 11 (28.95%) Mobile App
3 8 (21.05%) iPhone
4 5 (13.16%) Algorithms
4 5 (13.16%) User Experience
5 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.63%) Social Media
6 1 (2.63%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 12 (31.58%) Android
3 1 (2.63%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) Android Development
3 11 (28.95%) Unit Testing
4 10 (26.32%) Mobile Development
5 9 (23.68%) OO
6 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
7 7 (18.42%) Multithreading
8 5 (13.16%) Applied Mathematics
8 5 (13.16%) Mathematics
8 5 (13.16%) Physics
8 5 (13.16%) Scrum
9 3 (7.89%) Front End Development
9 3 (7.89%) Functional Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Time Management
9 3 (7.89%) Web Development
10 2 (5.26%) BDD
10 2 (5.26%) Content Management
10 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
10 2 (5.26%) TDD
10 2 (5.26%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 28 (73.68%) Objective-C
2 16 (42.11%) Apple Swift
3 10 (26.32%) C#
4 6 (15.79%) C
4 6 (15.79%) Java
4 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.16%) ActionScript
5 5 (13.16%) C++
5 5 (13.16%) Python
5 5 (13.16%) Ruby
6 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) Degree
3 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Apple
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) VMware
3 1 (2.63%) Xamarin