The first table below looks at the demand for UIKit skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UIKit over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UIKit Framework
Rank 571 525 574
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +49
Contract jobs citing UIKit 17 31 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.065% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.24% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 27 9
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £250 £325
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15092 12752 15272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.79% 26.68% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9721 7959 9018
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 £260 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 359 384
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%

UIKit
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UIKit within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2014.

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 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UIKit within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -40 17 £350 - 7
London -40 12 £400 - 4
Yorkshire -6 4 £325 +13.04% 1
North Yorkshire - 3 £325 -
City of London -13 1 £300 -14.28% 1
Merseyside - - - -
North West - - - - 1
Manchester - - - - 1
Sheffield - - - -
Watford - - - - 1
York - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
Liverpool - - - -

UIKit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing UIKit 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 UIKit.

1 32 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 31 (96.88%) iOS Development
3 30 (93.75%) Objective-C
4 19 (59.38%) Xcode
5 17 (53.13%) Cocoa
6 16 (50.00%) Apple
7 14 (43.75%) JSON
7 14 (43.75%) Android
7 14 (43.75%) iPhone
8 13 (40.63%) iOS SDK
8 13 (40.63%) OO
9 11 (34.38%) Mobile App
10 10 (31.25%) Web Services
11 9 (28.13%) Subversion
12 8 (25.00%) HTML
12 8 (25.00%) Core Animation
12 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
12 8 (25.00%) Unit Testing
12 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (21.88%) Multithreading
13 7 (21.88%) Social Network
13 7 (21.88%) RESTful
13 7 (21.88%) Social Media
13 7 (21.88%) iPad
13 7 (21.88%) Facebook
13 7 (21.88%) Twitter
13 7 (21.88%) Animation
13 7 (21.88%) TDD
14 6 (18.75%) Publishing
14 6 (18.75%) Cocoa Touch

UIKit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing UIKit 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 UIKit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) Apache
1 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) MySQL
1 3 (9.38%) SQLite
2 1 (3.13%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 19 (59.38%) Xcode
2 9 (28.13%) Subversion
3 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.25%) JIRA
4 2 (6.25%) JUnit
4 2 (6.25%) PhoneGap
5 1 (3.13%) Grunt
5 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.13%) Maven
5 1 (3.13%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (18.75%) Publishing
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Law
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (100.00%) Developer
2 25 (78.13%) iOS Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 4 (12.50%) iPhone Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Android Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior iOS Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Applications Developer
6 1 (3.13%) iPad Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (53.13%) Cocoa
2 14 (43.75%) JSON
3 13 (40.63%) iOS SDK
4 10 (31.25%) Web Services
5 8 (25.00%) HTML
5 8 (25.00%) Core Animation
6 7 (21.88%) RESTful
7 6 (18.75%) Cocoa Touch
7 6 (18.75%) HTML5
8 5 (15.63%) OpenGL
9 4 (12.50%) SOAP
9 4 (12.50%) REST
10 3 (9.38%) Android SDK
10 3 (9.38%) J2ME
10 3 (9.38%) J2EE
11 2 (6.25%) CSS
11 2 (6.25%) .NET
11 2 (6.25%) XML
11 2 (6.25%) Flash
11 2 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) iPhone
2 11 (34.38%) Mobile App
3 7 (21.88%) Animation
3 7 (21.88%) Social Network
3 7 (21.88%) Social Media
3 7 (21.88%) iPad
4 5 (15.63%) Graphic Design
5 3 (9.38%) Handset
5 3 (9.38%) Digital Media
6 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
7 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
7 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
7 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
7 1 (3.13%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 14 (43.75%) Android
3 4 (12.50%) webOS
4 2 (6.25%) Windows
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Phone
5 1 (3.13%) BlackBerry OS
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (96.88%) iOS Development
2 13 (40.63%) OO
3 8 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (21.88%) Multithreading
4 7 (21.88%) TDD
5 5 (15.63%) Android Development
6 4 (12.50%) Scrum
6 4 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.25%) Pair Programming
8 2 (6.25%) MVC
8 2 (6.25%) Memory Management
8 2 (6.25%) Project Planning
9 1 (3.13%) BDD
9 1 (3.13%) Bug Management
9 1 (3.13%) Test Automation
9 1 (3.13%) OOP
9 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.13%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) Objective-C
2 5 (15.63%) Java
3 4 (12.50%) C++
4 3 (9.38%) C
5 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.25%) PHP
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Apple
2 7 (21.88%) Facebook
2 7 (21.88%) Twitter
3 2 (6.25%) Google
3 2 (6.25%) Adobe
3 2 (6.25%) Sybase
3 2 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) JBoss
4 1 (3.13%) Symbian
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Sencha
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