Period
to 24 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an iOS Developer was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

iOS Developer
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 144 152
Rank change year-on-year -36 +8 +4
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 5 27 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.10% 0.72% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.76% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 27
Scotland median daily rate £300 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% - -25.00%
10th Percentile £275 £318 £316
90th Percentile £401 £515 £533
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £62.50 £37.01 £24.25
% change year-on-year +68.87% +52.62% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Scotland
Contract vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 4,598 3,564 5,186
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 94.84% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,692 2,068 2,741
Scotland median daily rate £390 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.59% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £225 £215 £225
90th Percentile £538 £501 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 130 92
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.41 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.88% -19.95% +20.83%
10th Percentile £10.79 £10.61 £10.52
90th Percentile £36.69 £50.20 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.78% -5.26% +15.15%

iOS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured iOS Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for iOS Developer in Scotland

iOS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iOS Developer in Scotland

iOS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iOS Developer in Scotland over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iOS Developer in Scotland

iOS Developer
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Developer within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 24 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -47 3 £400 +6.67%
West Lothian +5 1 £288 -23.33%
Glasgow -7 1 £300 -9.77%
iOS Developer
UK

iOS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, iOS Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Scotland region featuring iOS Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Core Data
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) iPad
4 1 (20.00%) UIKit
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) Android Development
4 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) iPhone
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Cocoa
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) OO

iOS Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Core Data
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (20.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (20.00%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (20.00%) iPad
1 1 (20.00%) iPhone
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Android Development
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL