Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for iOS Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iOS Development over the 6 months to 20 November 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.

iOS Software Development
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 148 175
Rank change year-on-year -17 +27 -27
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 22 26 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.44% 0.61% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.72% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 21
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £304 £319 £313
90th Percentile £498 £484 £431
UK median daily rate £436 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +2.65% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £33.54 £36.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year -6.83% +16.13% -31.11%

iOS Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4187 3590 5091
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 84.14% 83.57% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2381 2100 2660
Scotland median daily rate £390 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.55% -5.07% -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £538 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 87 104
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.67 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%

iOS Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing iOS Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for iOS Development in Scotland

iOS Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iOS Development in Scotland

iOS Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iOS Development in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iOS Development in Scotland

iOS Development
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 Development within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Glasgow +1 13 £375 - 4
Edinburgh -17 9 £338 -10.00%
iOS Development
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing iOS Development 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 Scotland region with a requirement for iOS Development.

1 22 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 15 (68.18%) Objective-C
3 11 (50.00%) Apple Swift
4 7 (31.82%) Mobile App
4 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (27.27%) Android
6 5 (22.73%) Android Development
6 5 (22.73%) Xcode
7 4 (18.18%) Cocoa
7 4 (18.18%) SQL
8 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
8 3 (13.64%) iPhone
8 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
8 3 (13.64%) Core Data
8 3 (13.64%) Mobile Development
8 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
8 3 (13.64%) RESTful
9 2 (9.09%) CSS3
9 2 (9.09%) Cocoa Touch
9 2 (9.09%) React
9 2 (9.09%) SQLite
9 2 (9.09%) HTML
9 2 (9.09%) Java
9 2 (9.09%) CSS
9 2 (9.09%) Web Services
9 2 (9.09%) Finance
9 2 (9.09%) Scrum
9 2 (9.09%) OO
9 2 (9.09%) Bluetooth
9 2 (9.09%) Apple

iOS Development
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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Xcode
2 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.55%) CocoaPods
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 18 (81.82%) iOS Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Objective-C Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Android Developer
4 1 (4.55%) iOS Android Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior iOS Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Cocoa
2 3 (13.64%) Core Data
2 3 (13.64%) RESTful
3 2 (9.09%) Cocoa Touch
3 2 (9.09%) CSS
3 2 (9.09%) CSS3
3 2 (9.09%) HTML
3 2 (9.09%) React
3 2 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) Java ME
4 1 (4.55%) JSON
4 1 (4.55%) React Native
4 1 (4.55%) Semantic HTML
4 1 (4.55%) SOAP
4 1 (4.55%) Symfony
4 1 (4.55%) UIKit
4 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.64%) iPhone
3 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.55%) iPad
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (27.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) Android Development
3 3 (13.64%) Mobile Development
4 2 (9.09%) OO
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.55%) Kanban
5 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.55%) Memory Management
5 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.55%) OO PHP
5 1 (4.55%) SDLC
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Objective-C
2 11 (50.00%) Apple Swift
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.09%) Java
6 1 (4.55%) C#
6 1 (4.55%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Apple
2 1 (4.55%) Capita
2 1 (4.55%) Xamarin
2 1 (4.55%) Zend