The table below looks at the statistics for UIKit skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UIKit over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
UIKit Framework
Rank 622 630 615
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Contract jobs citing UIKit 26 30 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.052% 0.035%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.18% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 27 11
Median daily rate £500 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £420 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £33.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £33.55

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16430 16404 15521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.75% 28.23% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11396 11302 10100
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 302 174
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £17.20 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

UIKit
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing UIKit as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

UIKit Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

UIKit
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UIKit within the UK.

UIKit Daily Rate Trend in the UK

UIKit
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UIKit within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

UIKit Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

UIKit
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UIKit within the UK.

UIKit Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

UIKit
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UIKit within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +16 26 £500 +5.26% 10
London -14 21 £500 +5.26% 2
City of London - 3 £400 -
West Yorkshire +15 2 - - 1
Leeds +8 2 - - 1
Yorkshire +8 2 - - 1
Worthing - 1 £325 -
West Sussex - 1 £325 -
Bristol - 1 £375 -
South East - 1 £325 - 1
South West - 1 £375 -
East of England - 1 £350 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £350 - 1

UIKit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing UIKit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for UIKit.

1 37 (88.10%) Apple iOS
2 36 (85.71%) Objective-C
2 36 (85.71%) iOS Development
3 28 (66.67%) Apple Swift
4 24 (57.14%) Core Data
5 20 (47.62%) Cocoa
6 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (40.48%) Core Animation
8 16 (38.10%) Apple
9 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
9 15 (35.71%) TDD
9 15 (35.71%) Xcode
9 15 (35.71%) Cocoa Touch
10 14 (33.33%) iPad
10 14 (33.33%) JSON
11 13 (30.95%) iPhone
12 12 (28.57%) Animation
12 12 (28.57%) User Experience
13 11 (26.19%) Apple TV
13 11 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (26.19%) Java
13 11 (26.19%) OO
14 10 (23.81%) Mobile App
15 9 (21.43%) CSS
16 8 (19.05%) XML
16 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing
16 8 (19.05%) Android
16 8 (19.05%) Node.js
16 8 (19.05%) iOS SDK
17 7 (16.67%) CSS3

UIKit
Top Related IT Skills 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 (4.76%) Apache ServiceMix
1 2 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (4.76%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) GitHub
2 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.76%) CloudBees
3 2 (4.76%) Google App Engine
3 2 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (4.76%) Google Play
3 2 (4.76%) Heroku
3 2 (4.76%) IaaS
3 2 (4.76%) iTunes
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.76%) OpenShift
3 2 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) DB2
1 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
1 2 (4.76%) MySQL
1 2 (4.76%) SQLite
2 1 (2.38%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 15 (35.71%) Xcode
2 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 4 (9.52%) webpack
4 3 (7.14%) Android Studio
4 3 (7.14%) JUnit
4 3 (7.14%) Selenium
4 3 (7.14%) Subversion
5 2 (4.76%) Capybara
5 2 (4.76%) CocoaPods
5 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.76%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.76%) Grunt
5 2 (4.76%) Jasmine
5 2 (4.76%) JIRA
5 2 (4.76%) Mocha
5 2 (4.76%) QUnit
5 2 (4.76%) SonarQube
5 2 (4.76%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 7 (16.67%) Banking
2 4 (9.52%) Investment Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Publishing
4 2 (4.76%) Finance
4 2 (4.76%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (97.62%) Developer
2 34 (80.95%) iOS Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Senior iOS Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Android Developer
5 5 (11.90%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (9.52%) UI Developer
7 3 (7.14%) iOS Android Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Objective-C Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Digital Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (2.38%) C++ Developer
9 1 (2.38%) HTML Developer
9 1 (2.38%) iPad Developer
9 1 (2.38%) iPhone Developer
9 1 (2.38%) JavaScript Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (57.14%) Core Data
2 20 (47.62%) Cocoa
3 17 (40.48%) Core Animation
4 15 (35.71%) Cocoa Touch
5 14 (33.33%) JSON
6 9 (21.43%) CSS
7 8 (19.05%) iOS SDK
7 8 (19.05%) Node.js
7 8 (19.05%) XML
8 7 (16.67%) CSS3
8 7 (16.67%) Sass
9 6 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 6 (14.29%) HTML
9 6 (14.29%) HTML5
9 6 (14.29%) React
9 6 (14.29%) REST
9 6 (14.29%) SOAP
10 4 (9.52%) Android SDK
10 4 (9.52%) PhoneGap
10 4 (9.52%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) iPad
2 13 (30.95%) iPhone
3 12 (28.57%) Animation
3 12 (28.57%) User Experience
4 11 (26.19%) Apple TV
5 10 (23.81%) Mobile App
6 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
7 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (7.14%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (4.76%) Fintech
8 2 (4.76%) Social Media
9 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
9 1 (2.38%) NHS
9 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 37 (88.10%) Apple iOS
2 8 (19.05%) Android
3 6 (14.29%) Mac OS
4 2 (4.76%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (85.71%) iOS Development
2 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (35.71%) TDD
4 11 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (26.19%) OO
5 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing
6 7 (16.67%) MVC
7 6 (14.29%) Android Development
7 6 (14.29%) BDD
7 6 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
7 6 (14.29%) OOD
7 6 (14.29%) Scrum
8 5 (11.90%) Automated Testing
8 5 (11.90%) Data Protection
8 5 (11.90%) Mobile First
9 4 (9.52%) Front End Development
9 4 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (9.52%) OOP
9 4 (9.52%) Web Development
10 3 (7.14%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (85.71%) Objective-C
2 28 (66.67%) Apple Swift
3 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 11 (26.19%) Java
5 4 (9.52%) ES6
6 3 (7.14%) PHP
6 3 (7.14%) SQL
7 2 (4.76%) C
7 2 (4.76%) C#
7 2 (4.76%) C++
8 1 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Apple
2 3 (7.14%) Telerik
2 3 (7.14%) Xamarin
3 2 (4.76%) Google
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Appcelerator