The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for UIKit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited UIKit over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

UIKit Framework
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 579 609 614
Rank change year-on-year +30 +5  
Contract jobs citing UIKit 9 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.021% 0.022% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.065% 0.077% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 12
Median daily rate £445 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.78% +2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £421 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £525 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £270 £426
% change year-on-year +38.88% -36.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

UIKit is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13857 14297 14167
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.23% 28.93% 27.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9633 10184 9649
Median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 163 190
Median hourly rate £41.50 £36.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.69% -1.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.82 £18.80 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

UIKit
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing UIKit as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for UIKit in England

UIKit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UIKit in England

UIKit
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UIKit within the England region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 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
London +2 6 £450 -10.00% 3
Yorkshire - 2 £430 -
East of England - 1 £400 -
UIKit
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for UIKit.

1 18 (90.00%) Apple iOS
2 17 (85.00%) Objective-C
3 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (80.00%) Apple Swift
4 15 (75.00%) iOS Development
5 13 (65.00%) REST
6 12 (60.00%) Core Data
7 11 (55.00%) Mobile App
8 10 (50.00%) TDD
8 10 (50.00%) SOAP
9 9 (45.00%) Apple
9 9 (45.00%) Cocoa
9 9 (45.00%) Cocoa Touch
9 9 (45.00%) BDD
9 9 (45.00%) JSON
9 9 (45.00%) jQuery
10 7 (35.00%) Web Services
11 6 (30.00%) HTML
11 6 (30.00%) Java
11 6 (30.00%) iOS SDK
12 5 (25.00%) Xamarin
12 5 (25.00%) Dojo
12 5 (25.00%) OO
12 5 (25.00%) Scrum
12 5 (25.00%) User Experience
12 5 (25.00%) Front End Development
13 4 (20.00%) Mobile Development
13 4 (20.00%) React Native
13 4 (20.00%) Prototyping
13 4 (20.00%) Project Management

UIKit
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 3 (15.00%) Confluence
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
2 2 (10.00%) GlassFish
2 2 (10.00%) JBoss
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (10.00%) WebLogic Integration
2 2 (10.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) GitHub
1 1 (5.00%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) DB2
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (20.00%) JIRA
1 4 (20.00%) JUnit
1 4 (20.00%) Selenium
2 3 (15.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (15.00%) Capybara
2 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (10.00%) CocoaPods
3 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.00%) Subversion
4 1 (5.00%) Android Studio
4 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.00%) Xcode
General
1 4 (20.00%) Banking
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Prime Brokerage
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 14 (70.00%) iOS Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (10.00%) Android Developer
5 2 (10.00%) iOS Android Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Mac Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) REST
2 12 (60.00%) Core Data
3 10 (50.00%) SOAP
4 9 (45.00%) Cocoa
4 9 (45.00%) Cocoa Touch
4 9 (45.00%) jQuery
4 9 (45.00%) JSON
5 7 (35.00%) Web Services
6 6 (30.00%) HTML
6 6 (30.00%) iOS SDK
7 5 (25.00%) Dojo
8 4 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
8 4 (20.00%) HTML5
8 4 (20.00%) PhoneGap
8 4 (20.00%) React Native
9 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (15.00%) Backbone.js
9 3 (15.00%) Ember.js
9 3 (15.00%) Node.js
9 3 (15.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (25.00%) User Experience
3 2 (10.00%) Clustering
3 2 (10.00%) DataPower
3 2 (10.00%) Derivative
4 1 (5.00%) Fintech
4 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (5.00%) iPad
4 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (5.00%) Social Media
4 1 (5.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (15.00%) Android
2 3 (15.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) iOS Development
3 10 (50.00%) TDD
4 9 (45.00%) BDD
5 5 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 5 (25.00%) OO
5 5 (25.00%) Scrum
6 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (20.00%) Mobile Development
6 4 (20.00%) Project Management
6 4 (20.00%) Prototyping
6 4 (20.00%) Web Development
7 3 (15.00%) ATDD
7 3 (15.00%) Cross-Platform Development
7 3 (15.00%) Kanban
7 3 (15.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (15.00%) MVC
7 3 (15.00%) SOA
7 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) Objective-C
2 16 (80.00%) Apple Swift
3 6 (30.00%) Java
4 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) Perl
5 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) C#
6 1 (5.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Apple
2 5 (25.00%) Xamarin
3 4 (20.00%) Telerik
4 3 (15.00%) Google
5 2 (10.00%) IBM
5 2 (10.00%) Kony
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle
5 2 (10.00%) Sybase
5 2 (10.00%) Yahoo!
6 1 (5.00%) Atlassian