The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UIKit Framework
Rank 585 555 573
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +18
Contract jobs citing UIKit 21 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.036% 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 17
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £351 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.55 - -
UK excluding London average 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
15614 15218 15834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.01% 28.82% 27.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10108 9812 9495
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 263 387
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 22 September 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 11 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 22 September 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
England -37 19 £400 +6.66% 4
London +3 13 £450 +20.00% 2
North West -4 2 £305 -12.85% 1
City of London +23 1 £400 -7.24%
Cheshire +7 1 - -
Manchester -11 1 £305 -12.85% 1
South East - 1 - -
Reading - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Cheadle - - - -

UIKit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (94.12%) Apple iOS
1 32 (94.12%) iOS Development
2 26 (76.47%) Objective-C
3 21 (61.76%) Web Services
4 20 (58.82%) Cocoa
5 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (55.88%) Android
6 18 (52.94%) JSON
6 18 (52.94%) Xcode
7 16 (47.06%) XML
7 16 (47.06%) OO
7 16 (47.06%) Subversion
8 14 (41.18%) Mobile App
9 13 (38.24%) iOS SDK
10 12 (35.29%) TDD
11 11 (32.35%) iPhone
11 11 (32.35%) Cocoa Touch
12 10 (29.41%) HTML
13 9 (26.47%) REST
13 9 (26.47%) iPad
13 9 (26.47%) Android Development
14 8 (23.53%) User Experience
14 8 (23.53%) Time Management
15 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
15 7 (20.59%) Social Media
15 7 (20.59%) HTML5
15 7 (20.59%) Ajax
15 7 (20.59%) SOAP
16 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
16 6 (17.65%) Finance

UIKit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 2 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
1 2 (5.88%) Apache
1 2 (5.88%) WebLogic Portal
1 2 (5.88%) WebLogic Integration
1 2 (5.88%) WebSphere Process Server
1 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
1 2 (5.88%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) MySQL
1 4 (11.76%) SQLite
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (52.94%) Xcode
2 16 (47.06%) Subversion
3 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
4 4 (11.76%) NUnit
4 4 (11.76%) Ranorex
5 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.94%) JUnit
6 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.94%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Automotive
3 1 (2.94%) Publishing
3 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (91.18%) Developer
2 23 (67.65%) iOS Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Android Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Mobile Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Lead Developer
6 4 (11.76%) iPhone Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Designer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior iOS Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Programmer
9 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (61.76%) Web Services
2 20 (58.82%) Cocoa
3 18 (52.94%) JSON
4 16 (47.06%) XML
5 13 (38.24%) iOS SDK
6 11 (32.35%) Cocoa Touch
7 10 (29.41%) HTML
8 9 (26.47%) REST
9 7 (20.59%) HTML5
9 7 (20.59%) SOAP
9 7 (20.59%) Ajax
10 6 (17.65%) jQuery
11 5 (14.71%) Xamarin.iOS
12 4 (11.76%) Core Animation
13 2 (5.88%) WebCenter
13 2 (5.88%) Java EE
13 2 (5.88%) Google Maps API
13 2 (5.88%) JPA
13 2 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
13 2 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Mobile App
2 11 (32.35%) iPhone
3 9 (26.47%) iPad
4 8 (23.53%) User Experience
5 7 (20.59%) Social Media
6 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
7 4 (11.76%) Digital Media
7 4 (11.76%) Handset
8 3 (8.82%) N-Tier
8 3 (8.82%) Animation
8 3 (8.82%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (5.88%) DataPower
9 2 (5.88%) Clustering
10 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
10 1 (2.94%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 32 (94.12%) Apple iOS
2 19 (55.88%) Android
3 2 (5.88%) webOS
3 2 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (94.12%) iOS Development
2 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (47.06%) OO
4 12 (35.29%) TDD
5 9 (26.47%) Android Development
6 8 (23.53%) Time Management
7 5 (14.71%) Multithreading
7 5 (14.71%) Information Architecture
7 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
7 5 (14.71%) SOA
7 5 (14.71%) MVC
7 5 (14.71%) Scrum
8 4 (11.76%) Memory Management
8 4 (11.76%) BDD
9 3 (8.82%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (8.82%) OOP
9 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
10 2 (5.88%) AOP
10 2 (5.88%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) Objective-C
2 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 5 (14.71%) C#
3 5 (14.71%) C++
4 4 (11.76%) Java
4 4 (11.76%) PHP
5 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.88%) SQL
6 1 (2.94%) XPath
6 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Google
2 5 (14.71%) Apple
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.88%) Xamarin
4 2 (5.88%) Kony
4 2 (5.88%) Yahoo!
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle
4 2 (5.88%) JBoss
4 2 (5.88%) IBM