The median contractor rate for a iOS Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 125 131
Rank change year-on-year +32 +6  
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 14 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.73% 0.58% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.62% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 2
Median daily rate £375 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +28.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £270 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.75 £41.00
% change year-on-year +7.09% -5.48%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1827 2734 2920
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.76% 93.53% 95.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1112 1509 1573
Median daily rate £375 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.59% +2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 58 96
Median hourly rate £17.39 £32.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.49% +96.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £10.20 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.28 £16.70
% change year-on-year -4.24% +9.43%  

iOS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland that featured iOS Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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 3 months to 23 April 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
Glasgow -1 12 £350 -6.66% 5
Edinburgh +8 1 £425 +1.49% 1
iOS Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, iOS Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring iOS Developer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 25 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 22 (88.00%) Objective-C
3 15 (60.00%) iPad
4 13 (52.00%) Apple Swift
5 11 (44.00%) Core Data
5 11 (44.00%) UIKit
5 11 (44.00%) Cocoa
6 10 (40.00%) OO
7 9 (36.00%) iPhone
7 9 (36.00%) Cocoa Touch
8 8 (32.00%) JSON
8 8 (32.00%) OOD
8 8 (32.00%) MVC
9 7 (28.00%) Data Protection
9 7 (28.00%) AirWatch
9 7 (28.00%) REST
10 6 (24.00%) Multithreading
10 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
10 6 (24.00%) Apple
10 6 (24.00%) XML
11 5 (20.00%) Finance
11 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 5 (20.00%) Mobile App
12 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
12 4 (16.00%) iOS SDK
12 4 (16.00%) Core Animation
12 4 (16.00%) Web Services
12 4 (16.00%) Xcode
12 4 (16.00%) Animation

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (16.00%) Xcode
2 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (8.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) Cocoa
1 11 (44.00%) Core Data
1 11 (44.00%) UIKit
2 9 (36.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 8 (32.00%) JSON
4 7 (28.00%) REST
5 6 (24.00%) XML
6 4 (16.00%) Core Animation
6 4 (16.00%) iOS SDK
6 4 (16.00%) Web Services
7 2 (8.00%) HTML
7 2 (8.00%) HTML5
7 2 (8.00%) jQuery
7 2 (8.00%) SOAP
8 1 (4.00%) .NET
8 1 (4.00%) Ajax
8 1 (4.00%) React Native
8 1 (4.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) iPad
2 9 (36.00%) iPhone
3 5 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (16.00%) Animation
5 3 (12.00%) Apple TV
5 3 (12.00%) User Experience
6 1 (4.00%) Social Media
6 1 (4.00%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 10 (40.00%) OO
3 8 (32.00%) MVC
3 8 (32.00%) OOD
4 7 (28.00%) Data Protection
5 6 (24.00%) Multithreading
6 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Android Development
8 1 (4.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (4.00%) Mobile Development
8 1 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) Objective-C
2 13 (52.00%) Apple Swift
3 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.00%) C
5 2 (8.00%) Java
6 1 (4.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Apple
2 1 (4.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (4.00%) Xamarin
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