The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for UIKit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited UIKit over the 3 months to 25 June 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.

UIKit Framework
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 147 -
Rank change year-on-year +49 -  
Contract jobs citing UIKit 13 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.61% 0.21% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.03% 0.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 0
Median daily rate £375 £263 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £270 £426
% change year-on-year +38.88% -36.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

UIKit 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 641 652 633
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 29.93% 22.52% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 378 297
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £267 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £433 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 11
Median hourly rate £43.39 £36.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.06% -8.12%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

UIKit
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing UIKit as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for UIKit in Scotland

UIKit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UIKit in Scotland

UIKit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UIKit in Scotland over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UIKit in Scotland

UIKit
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 UIKit within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 June 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 +11 13 £375 +42.85%
UIKit
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing UIKit 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 UIKit.

1 15 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 15 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 14 (93.33%) Objective-C
3 13 (86.67%) Apple Swift
3 13 (86.67%) Core Data
4 12 (80.00%) Cocoa
5 11 (73.33%) OO
5 11 (73.33%) iPhone
5 11 (73.33%) iPad
6 10 (66.67%) Cocoa Touch
7 9 (60.00%) Data Protection
7 9 (60.00%) OOD
7 9 (60.00%) MVC
7 9 (60.00%) JSON
8 7 (46.67%) XML
9 5 (33.33%) Finance
10 4 (26.67%) Apple
10 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
10 4 (26.67%) Core Animation
10 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (26.67%) Animation
10 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
11 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (20.00%) Subversion
11 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
12 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
12 2 (13.33%) Confluence
12 2 (13.33%) HTML5
12 2 (13.33%) Bitbucket
12 2 (13.33%) iOS SDK

UIKit
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 (13.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) iTunes
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (13.33%) Bitbucket
3 2 (13.33%) JIRA
3 2 (13.33%) Xcode
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
1 15 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) Core Data
2 12 (80.00%) Cocoa
3 10 (66.67%) Cocoa Touch
4 9 (60.00%) JSON
5 7 (46.67%) XML
6 4 (26.67%) Core Animation
7 2 (13.33%) HTML
7 2 (13.33%) HTML5
7 2 (13.33%) iOS SDK
7 2 (13.33%) jQuery
7 2 (13.33%) REST
7 2 (13.33%) SOAP
7 2 (13.33%) Web Services
8 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) iPad
1 11 (73.33%) iPhone
2 4 (26.67%) Animation
3 2 (13.33%) Apple TV
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (13.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 11 (73.33%) OO
3 9 (60.00%) Data Protection
3 9 (60.00%) MVC
3 9 (60.00%) OOD
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
6 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) Objective-C
2 13 (86.67%) Apple Swift
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Apple
2 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto