Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 52 75
Rank change year-on-year -10 +23 +18
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 60 47 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.34% 3.59% 1.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.38% 12.08% 5.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 35 14
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +36.36% -15.38%
10th Percentile £313 £307 £233
90th Percentile £438 £483 £335
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £275
% change year-on-year - +36.36% -15.38%
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 390 389 343
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 21.69% 29.67% 27.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 174 176
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £388 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +11.51% +4.12%
10th Percentile £164 £250 £188
90th Percentile £525 £509 £450
Scotland median daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -2.67% +7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £11.50 £17.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.29% -16.67% -37.78%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.50 £19.50
90th Percentile £21.80 £23.50 £22.50
Scotland median hourly rate £15.86 £15.86 £37.50
% change year-on-year - -57.71% +29.31%

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 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apple iOS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 35 (58.33%) iOS Development
2 34 (56.67%) Apple Swift
3 30 (50.00%) Objective-C
4 24 (40.00%) Android
4 24 (40.00%) Mobile Development
5 18 (30.00%) RESTful
6 17 (28.33%) Xcode
7 15 (25.00%) SQLite
8 13 (21.67%) JIRA
8 13 (21.67%) Jenkins
9 12 (20.00%) Mobile App
9 12 (20.00%) Web Services
10 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (16.67%) Git (software)
11 9 (15.00%) Google Maps API
11 9 (15.00%) Test Scripting
11 9 (15.00%) Google
11 9 (15.00%) C#
11 9 (15.00%) iOS SDK
12 8 (13.33%) Confluence
12 8 (13.33%) Cucumber
12 8 (13.33%) Gherkin
12 8 (13.33%) Appium
12 8 (13.33%) Zephyr
12 8 (13.33%) Eclipse
12 8 (13.33%) Selenium
12 8 (13.33%) Test Automation
13 7 (11.67%) Java
13 7 (11.67%) User Experience
14 6 (10.00%) Cocoa Touch

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 8 (13.33%) Confluence
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) DSL
1 4 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.67%) DHCP
2 1 (1.67%) DNS
2 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.00%) SQLite
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (28.33%) Xcode
2 13 (21.67%) Jenkins
2 13 (21.67%) JIRA
3 10 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 8 (13.33%) Appium
4 8 (13.33%) Cucumber
4 8 (13.33%) Eclipse
4 8 (13.33%) Selenium
4 8 (13.33%) Zephyr
5 5 (8.33%) CocoaPods
6 2 (3.33%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (6.67%) Retail
2 2 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (78.33%) Developer
2 33 (55.00%) iOS Developer
3 13 (21.67%) Mobile Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Automation Tester
6 4 (6.67%) Developer in Test
6 4 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Test Automation Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Tester
7 3 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Senior iOS Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Designer
8 2 (3.33%) Objective-C Developer
8 2 (3.33%) UI Designer
9 1 (1.67%) iOS Android Developer
9 1 (1.67%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.00%) RESTful
2 12 (20.00%) Web Services
3 9 (15.00%) Google Maps API
3 9 (15.00%) iOS SDK
4 8 (13.33%) Gherkin
5 6 (10.00%) Cocoa
5 6 (10.00%) Cocoa Touch
6 5 (8.33%) JSON
7 3 (5.00%) React Native
8 2 (3.33%) Core Data
9 1 (1.67%) Core Animation
9 1 (1.67%) CSS
9 1 (1.67%) HTML
9 1 (1.67%) React
9 1 (1.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (11.67%) User Experience
3 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.00%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.33%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.67%) Animation
6 1 (1.67%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.67%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.00%) Android
2 5 (8.33%) Windows
3 3 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.67%) Linux
5 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (58.33%) iOS Development
2 24 (40.00%) Mobile Development
3 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (15.00%) Test Scripting
5 8 (13.33%) Test Automation
6 5 (8.33%) ITIL
7 4 (6.67%) CRM
7 4 (6.67%) Regression Testing
7 4 (6.67%) Scenario Testing
7 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
7 4 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (6.67%) Web Development
8 3 (5.00%) Front End Development
9 2 (3.33%) Android Development
9 2 (3.33%) Wireframes
10 1 (1.67%) Decision-Making
10 1 (1.67%) ITIL V3
10 1 (1.67%) Problem-Solving
10 1 (1.67%) Push Notifications
10 1 (1.67%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (56.67%) Apple Swift
2 30 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 9 (15.00%) C#
4 7 (11.67%) Java
5 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.67%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) Google
2 6 (10.00%) Apple
3 5 (8.33%) Xamarin