Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for iOS SDK skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iOS SDK over the 6 months to 26 July 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.

Apple iOS SDK
UK > Scotland
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 207 -
Rank change year-on-year +41 - +186
Contract jobs citing iOS SDK 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.047% 0.018% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.081% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Scotland median daily rate £406 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% - -
UK median daily rate £400 £425 £420
% change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £41.50 - -

iOS SDK is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1224 1227 1257
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 29.03% 22.32% 20.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 788 722 653
Scotland median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £286 £260 £263
90th Percentile £513 £481 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 18
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £35.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.37% -10.63% +14.29%
10th Percentile £14.49 £13.65 £28.05
90th Percentile £48.22 £42.63 £51.50
UK median hourly rate £40.50 £37.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year +8.72% +0.68% +5.71%

iOS SDK
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for iOS SDK in Scotland

iOS SDK
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iOS SDK in Scotland

iOS SDK
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 SDK within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 26 July 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
Edinburgh +28 1 £425 +13.33%
Glasgow - 1 £388 -
iOS SDK
UK

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing iOS SDK 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 SDK.

1 2 (100.00%) Xcode
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (50.00%) React Native
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) NFC
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth

iOS SDK
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 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (50.00%) NFC
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) React Native
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) B2C
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Xamarin