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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iOS Development over the 3 months to 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iOS Software Development
Rank 129 113 109
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 5 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.16% 0.72% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.92% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 4
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£450 £306 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.93% -18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £284 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £418 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.20 £26.53 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+28.93% +17.05%
iOS Development
UK

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
2559 2184 1780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 79.45% 78.45% 71.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1313 1141 893
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £253 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 35 43
Average hourly rate £34.80 £20.75 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.71% +2.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.75 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.80 £103.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+22.00% -19.35%

iOS Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iOS Development across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Development within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 August 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 -14 4 £425 +17.24% 2
iOS Development
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iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing iOS Development 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 iOS Development.

1 11 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 10 (90.91%) Android
3 8 (72.73%) Android Development
4 6 (54.55%) Java
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) Xcode
4 6 (54.55%) Mobile Development
5 5 (45.45%) Objective-C
5 5 (45.45%) TDD
6 4 (36.36%) REST
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (27.27%) Hudson
7 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
7 3 (27.27%) BDD
7 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
7 3 (27.27%) Open Source
7 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
7 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
7 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (27.27%) Calabash
7 3 (27.27%) Appium
7 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
7 3 (27.27%) Gradle
7 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
7 3 (27.27%) Xamarin
7 3 (27.27%) Maven
7 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
7 3 (27.27%) Compatibility Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing iOS Development 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 iOS Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Xcode
2 3 (27.27%) Maven
2 3 (27.27%) Ant
2 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
2 3 (27.27%) Hudson
2 3 (27.27%) Gradle
2 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) Calabash
2 3 (27.27%) Appium
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) iOS Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Quality Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) REST
2 2 (18.18%) Cocoa
3 1 (9.09%) JSON
3 1 (9.09%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) iPhone
2 1 (9.09%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (9.09%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 10 (90.91%) Android
3 3 (27.27%) UNIX
4 1 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Android Development
2 6 (54.55%) Mobile Development
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) Open Source
4 3 (27.27%) BDD
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) OOP
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) Objective-C
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Xamarin
2 1 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter