Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Apple iOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Apple iOS over the 6 months to 15 October 2018 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.

Apple iOS
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 64 70
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6 +9
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 60 34 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.56% 2.54% 1.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.53% 8.90% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 29 13
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +36.36% -26.67%
10th Percentile £128 £310 £238
90th Percentile £438 £431 £388
Scotland median daily rate £389 £375 £310
% change year-on-year +3.67% +20.97% -17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £42.00

Apple iOS is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 363 382 346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 21.53% 28.55% 27.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 164 184
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +6.06%
10th Percentile £136 £240 £205
90th Percentile £525 £538 £450
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £330
% change year-on-year - +13.64% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 3
Glasgow median hourly rate £11.78 £12.58 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.32% -40.12% -40.43%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.00 £14.60
90th Percentile £33.75 £23.43 £22.50
Scotland median hourly rate £17.25 £15.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.29% -56.94% +92.00%

Apple iOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Apple iOS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Apple iOS in Glasgow

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Apple iOS in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Apple iOS in Glasgow

Apple iOS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apple iOS in Glasgow over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apple iOS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 42 (70.00%) iOS Development
2 40 (66.67%) Apple Swift
3 34 (56.67%) Objective-C
4 33 (55.00%) Android
5 29 (48.33%) Mobile Development
6 25 (41.67%) SQLite
7 19 (31.67%) Mobile App
8 18 (30.00%) Xcode
9 16 (26.67%) iOS SDK
9 16 (26.67%) Web Services
10 14 (23.33%) C#
10 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (23.33%) Google
10 14 (23.33%) RESTful
10 14 (23.33%) Google Maps API
11 11 (18.33%) Apple
12 10 (16.67%) JSON
12 10 (16.67%) Git (software)
13 9 (15.00%) JIRA
13 9 (15.00%) Cocoa
14 8 (13.33%) CocoaPods
15 7 (11.67%) Xamarin
15 7 (11.67%) Cocoa Touch
15 7 (11.67%) Enterprise Software
15 7 (11.67%) Web Development
15 7 (11.67%) Active Directory
15 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
15 7 (11.67%) Windows
15 7 (11.67%) Greenfield Project
16 6 (10.00%) MySQL

Apple iOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (1.67%) Confluence
1 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) Apple Pay
2 1 (1.67%) Firebase
2 1 (1.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.33%) DHCP
3 2 (3.33%) DNS
4 1 (1.67%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.67%) Internet
4 1 (1.67%) LAN
4 1 (1.67%) NFC
4 1 (1.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (41.67%) SQLite
2 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (30.00%) Xcode
2 10 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 9 (15.00%) JIRA
4 8 (13.33%) CocoaPods
5 1 (1.67%) Appium
5 1 (1.67%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.67%) Selenium
5 1 (1.67%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (6.67%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (85.00%) Developer
2 42 (70.00%) iOS Developer
3 17 (28.33%) Mobile Developer
4 7 (11.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Android Developer
6 4 (6.67%) iOS Android Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Objective-C Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Xamarin Developer
9 1 (1.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 1 (1.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 1 (1.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (1.67%) Active Directory Analyst
9 1 (1.67%) Active Directory Support
9 1 (1.67%) Exchange Support
9 1 (1.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (1.67%) Senior Android Developer
9 1 (1.67%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.67%) iOS SDK
1 16 (26.67%) Web Services
2 14 (23.33%) Google Maps API
2 14 (23.33%) RESTful
3 10 (16.67%) JSON
4 9 (15.00%) Cocoa
5 7 (11.67%) Cocoa Touch
6 4 (6.67%) REST
7 3 (5.00%) React Native
7 3 (5.00%) XML
8 1 (1.67%) Core Animation
8 1 (1.67%) Core Data
8 1 (1.67%) CSS
8 1 (1.67%) Gherkin
8 1 (1.67%) HTML
8 1 (1.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.67%) Mobile App
2 7 (11.67%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (11.67%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.00%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.33%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.67%) Animation
6 1 (1.67%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.67%) Digital Wallet
6 1 (1.67%) iPad
6 1 (1.67%) iPhone
6 1 (1.67%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (55.00%) Android
2 7 (11.67%) Windows
3 4 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.67%) Linux
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (70.00%) iOS Development
2 29 (48.33%) Mobile Development
3 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (11.67%) Web Development
5 5 (8.33%) Android Development
5 5 (8.33%) ITIL
6 4 (6.67%) Scrum
6 4 (6.67%) TDD
7 3 (5.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.33%) MVC
8 2 (3.33%) MVVM
8 2 (3.33%) Test Automation
9 1 (1.67%) Analytics
9 1 (1.67%) DevOps
9 1 (1.67%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.67%) Line Management
9 1 (1.67%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (1.67%) Open Source
9 1 (1.67%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.67%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 40 (66.67%) Apple Swift
2 34 (56.67%) Objective-C
3 14 (23.33%) C#
4 5 (8.33%) Java
5 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) ACDT
2 1 (1.67%) ACHDS
2 1 (1.67%) ACTC
2 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.67%) MCDST
2 1 (1.67%) MCP
2 1 (1.67%) MCSA
2 1 (1.67%) MCSE
2 1 (1.67%) MCSM
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.67%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Google
2 11 (18.33%) Apple
3 7 (11.67%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.67%) Citrix
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle
4 1 (1.67%) VMware