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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
UIKit Framework
Rank 622 595 600
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +5
Contract jobs citing UIKit 21 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.028% 0.022%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.10% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 10
Median daily rate £413 £445 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.30% +36.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £273 £413 £325
% change year-on-year
-33.93% +26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
14869 14628 14562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.72% 26.99% 27.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10542 9658 9678
Median daily rate £418 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.44% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 202 181
Median hourly rate £34.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £17.64 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

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 31 May 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 12 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 31 May 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 -7 15 £450 +1.12% 11
London +7 10 £475 +5.55% 8
Glasgow - 6 £263 -
Scotland - 6 £263 -
Bristol -4 2 £419 +1.51%
South West -6 2 £419 +1.51%
South East -20 1 £350 -20.45%
East of England - 1 £400 -
North West - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £425 - 4
Buckinghamshire - 1 £350 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £400 -

UIKit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 31 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 28 (90.32%) iOS Development
2 28 (90.32%) Objective-C
3 17 (54.84%) Cocoa
4 16 (51.61%) Apple Swift
5 15 (48.39%) OO
6 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (41.94%) Cocoa Touch
6 13 (41.94%) Core Animation
7 12 (38.71%) JSON
8 11 (35.48%) iPhone
8 11 (35.48%) Apple
8 11 (35.48%) iPad
8 11 (35.48%) Mobile App
9 10 (32.26%) Animation
10 9 (29.03%) Xcode
11 8 (25.81%) Unit Testing
11 8 (25.81%) MVC
11 8 (25.81%) XML
11 8 (25.81%) User Experience
11 8 (25.81%) REST
12 7 (22.58%) iOS SDK
12 7 (22.58%) Apple TV
12 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
12 7 (22.58%) OOD
13 6 (19.35%) Web Services
13 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (19.35%) QA
13 6 (19.35%) TDD
13 6 (19.35%) API Design

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) GitHub
1 2 (6.45%) iTunes
2 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.23%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Xcode
2 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
3 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
3 5 (16.13%) Subversion
4 3 (9.68%) JIRA
5 2 (6.45%) Android Studio
5 2 (6.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (6.45%) CocoaPods
5 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
5 2 (6.45%) Gradle
6 1 (3.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.23%) JUnit
6 1 (3.23%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (9.68%) Publishing
2 2 (6.45%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Developer
2 24 (77.42%) iOS Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Senior Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Objective-C Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior iOS Developer
5 4 (12.90%) iOS Software Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Android Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Applications Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) C++ Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Games Developer
8 1 (3.23%) iOS Android Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Lead Android Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) Cocoa
2 13 (41.94%) Cocoa Touch
2 13 (41.94%) Core Animation
3 12 (38.71%) JSON
4 8 (25.81%) REST
4 8 (25.81%) XML
5 7 (22.58%) iOS SDK
6 6 (19.35%) Web Services
7 5 (16.13%) Velocity
8 3 (9.68%) SOAP
9 2 (6.45%) Ajax
9 2 (6.45%) Android SDK
10 1 (3.23%) Apache Cordova
10 1 (3.23%) cocos2d
10 1 (3.23%) HTML5
10 1 (3.23%) OAuth2
10 1 (3.23%) OpenGL
10 1 (3.23%) PhoneGap
10 1 (3.23%) SpriteKit
10 1 (3.23%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) iPad
1 11 (35.48%) iPhone
1 11 (35.48%) Mobile App
2 10 (32.26%) Animation
3 8 (25.81%) User Experience
4 7 (22.58%) Apple TV
5 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
5 5 (16.13%) Social Media
6 1 (3.23%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
6 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
6 1 (3.23%) New Media
6 1 (3.23%) NHS
6 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
6 1 (3.23%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (12.90%) Android
3 2 (6.45%) Mac OS
3 2 (6.45%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) iOS Development
2 15 (48.39%) OO
3 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.81%) MVC
4 8 (25.81%) Unit Testing
5 7 (22.58%) OOD
6 6 (19.35%) API Design
6 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (19.35%) TDD
7 5 (16.13%) Data Protection
7 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
7 5 (16.13%) Product Management
8 4 (12.90%) Automated Testing
8 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
8 4 (12.90%) Mobile Development
8 4 (12.90%) OOP
8 4 (12.90%) Scrum
8 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
9 3 (9.68%) Android Development
9 3 (9.68%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) Objective-C
2 16 (51.61%) Apple Swift
3 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.13%) Java
5 3 (9.68%) C
5 3 (9.68%) C++
6 2 (6.45%) PHP
7 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Apple
2 2 (6.45%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.23%) Appcelerator
3 1 (3.23%) Facebook
3 1 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) Twitter
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