The table below looks at the statistics for the iOS Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iOS Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iOS Developer
Rank 163 172 149
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -23
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 42 56 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.70% 0.79% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.85% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 39 58
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £452 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -60.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5607 6585 6484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.99% 92.54% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4234 4807 4742
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 127 155
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.88 £40.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

iOS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iOS Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

iOS Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

iOS Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing iOS Developer across the City of London region.

iOS Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

iOS Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iOS Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

iOS Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

iOS Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing iOS Developer across the City of London region.

iOS Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

iOS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited iOS Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with iOS Developer in their job title.

1 102 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 101 (99.02%) Apple iOS
3 74 (72.55%) Objective-C
4 46 (45.10%) OO
5 41 (40.20%) JSON
6 40 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (37.25%) Xcode
8 36 (35.29%) iPhone
9 35 (34.31%) Cocoa
10 28 (27.45%) Web Services
11 27 (26.47%) XML
11 27 (26.47%) iPad
12 24 (23.53%) Mobile App
13 23 (22.55%) iOS SDK
14 22 (21.57%) C++
14 22 (21.57%) Cocoa Touch
15 21 (20.59%) Git (software)
15 21 (20.59%) Android
16 20 (19.61%) User Experience
17 18 (17.65%) HTML
18 17 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
19 16 (15.69%) Subversion
20 15 (14.71%) Apple
20 15 (14.71%) JavaScript
20 15 (14.71%) Computer Science
21 14 (13.73%) RESTful
21 14 (13.73%) E-Commerce
21 14 (13.73%) TDD
22 13 (12.75%) Scrum
22 13 (12.75%) REST

iOS Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited iOS Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with iOS Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.98%) CMS
2 1 (0.98%) Drupal
2 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.86%) HTTP
2 5 (4.90%) HTTPS
3 3 (2.94%) VoIP
3 3 (2.94%) VPN
4 2 (1.96%) SSL
5 1 (0.98%) Intranet
5 1 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.88%) MySQL
2 5 (4.90%) SQLite
3 2 (1.96%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.96%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (1.96%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 38 (37.25%) Xcode
2 21 (20.59%) Git (software)
3 16 (15.69%) Subversion
4 4 (3.92%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.96%) JIRA
6 1 (0.98%) Calabash
6 1 (0.98%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.98%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (9.80%) Banking
2 8 (7.84%) Finance
2 8 (7.84%) Marketing
3 5 (4.90%) French Language
3 5 (4.90%) German Language
4 4 (3.92%) Retail
4 4 (3.92%) Games
5 2 (1.96%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.96%) Front Office
5 2 (1.96%) Back Office
6 1 (0.98%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.98%) Legal
6 1 (0.98%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (40.20%) JSON
2 35 (34.31%) Cocoa
3 28 (27.45%) Web Services
4 27 (26.47%) XML
5 23 (22.55%) iOS SDK
6 22 (21.57%) Cocoa Touch
7 18 (17.65%) HTML
8 14 (13.73%) RESTful
9 13 (12.75%) REST
10 10 (9.80%) HTML5
11 6 (5.88%) SOAP
12 4 (3.92%) jQuery
12 4 (3.92%) Ajax
12 4 (3.92%) CSS
12 4 (3.92%) UIKit
13 2 (1.96%) CSS3
13 2 (1.96%) Sencha Touch
13 2 (1.96%) Core Animation
13 2 (1.96%) Xamarin.iOS
13 2 (1.96%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 36 (35.29%) iPhone
2 27 (26.47%) iPad
3 24 (23.53%) Mobile App
4 20 (19.61%) User Experience
5 15 (14.71%) Computer Science
6 12 (11.76%) Social Media
7 6 (5.88%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (3.92%) Streaming Video
8 4 (3.92%) Data Structures
9 3 (2.94%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.94%) Blackberry
9 3 (2.94%) Augmented Reality
9 3 (2.94%) Video on Demand
10 2 (1.96%) Animation
10 2 (1.96%) Cryptography
10 2 (1.96%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.96%) DTV
10 2 (1.96%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 101 (99.02%) Apple iOS
2 21 (20.59%) Android
3 6 (5.88%) Windows
4 5 (4.90%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.96%) UNIX
5 2 (1.96%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 46 (45.10%) OO
3 40 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (13.73%) E-Commerce
5 14 (13.73%) TDD
6 13 (12.75%) Scrum
7 11 (10.78%) OOD
8 10 (9.80%) OOP
8 10 (9.80%) Software Engineering
9 9 (8.82%) BDD
10 8 (7.84%) MVC
10 8 (7.84%) Multithreading
10 8 (7.84%) Android Development
11 7 (6.86%) Unit Testing
11 7 (6.86%) Kanban
12 6 (5.88%) Project Management
12 6 (5.88%) Web Design
13 5 (4.90%) Test Automation
14 4 (3.92%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 74 (72.55%) Objective-C
2 22 (21.57%) C++
3 15 (14.71%) JavaScript
4 10 (9.80%) SQL
5 7 (6.86%) PHP
6 6 (5.88%) Java
7 4 (3.92%) C
7 4 (3.92%) C#
8 2 (1.96%) Ruby
8 2 (1.96%) Python
9 1 (0.98%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (6.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (14.71%) Apple
2 3 (2.94%) Google
3 2 (1.96%) Sencha
3 2 (1.96%) MobileIron
4 1 (0.98%) Facebook
4 1 (0.98%) Twitter
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