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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iOS Developer
Rank 159 178 117
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -61
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 41 30 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.73% 0.44% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.47% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 71
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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%
iOS Developer
London

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
5236 6344 5698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.80% 93.32% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4045 4617 4242
Average daily rate £445 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 114 148
Average hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.78 £35.10 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 88 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 87 (98.86%) Apple iOS
3 59 (67.05%) Objective-C
4 39 (44.32%) OO
5 34 (38.64%) Xcode
6 32 (36.36%) JSON
6 32 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (35.23%) iPhone
8 28 (31.82%) Cocoa
9 22 (25.00%) Web Services
10 21 (23.86%) iPad
11 20 (22.73%) Mobile App
12 19 (21.59%) XML
13 18 (20.45%) C++
14 17 (19.32%) Android
14 17 (19.32%) Git (software)
15 16 (18.18%) Cocoa Touch
15 16 (18.18%) User Experience
16 15 (17.05%) iOS SDK
16 15 (17.05%) RESTful
17 13 (14.77%) HTML
17 13 (14.77%) E-Commerce
18 11 (12.50%) OOD
18 11 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
19 10 (11.36%) SQL
19 10 (11.36%) JavaScript
20 9 (10.23%) Finance
20 9 (10.23%) Social Media
21 8 (9.09%) REST
21 8 (9.09%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (1.14%) CMS
1 1 (1.14%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.82%) HTTP
2 3 (3.41%) VPN
3 2 (2.27%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.14%) SSL
4 1 (1.14%) Intranet
4 1 (1.14%) Internet
4 1 (1.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.41%) MySQL
2 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (2.27%) CouchDB
2 2 (2.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 34 (38.64%) Xcode
2 17 (19.32%) Git (software)
3 8 (9.09%) Subversion
4 4 (4.55%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.14%) Selenium
5 1 (1.14%) JIRA
5 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.14%) Calabash
5 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (10.23%) Finance
2 8 (9.09%) Banking
3 7 (7.95%) Retail
3 7 (7.95%) Marketing
4 6 (6.82%) French Language
4 6 (6.82%) German Language
5 4 (4.55%) Games
6 1 (1.14%) Back Office
6 1 (1.14%) Publishing
6 1 (1.14%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.14%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (36.36%) JSON
2 28 (31.82%) Cocoa
3 22 (25.00%) Web Services
4 19 (21.59%) XML
5 16 (18.18%) Cocoa Touch
6 15 (17.05%) iOS SDK
6 15 (17.05%) RESTful
7 13 (14.77%) HTML
8 8 (9.09%) REST
9 7 (7.95%) HTML5
10 3 (3.41%) XML Schema
10 3 (3.41%) CSS
10 3 (3.41%) SOAP
11 2 (2.27%) Sencha Touch
11 2 (2.27%) Xamarin.iOS
12 1 (1.14%) SAX
12 1 (1.14%) DOM
12 1 (1.14%) XSL
12 1 (1.14%) Core Animation
12 1 (1.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (35.23%) iPhone
2 21 (23.86%) iPad
3 20 (22.73%) Mobile App
4 16 (18.18%) User Experience
5 9 (10.23%) Social Media
6 8 (9.09%) Computer Science
7 7 (7.95%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (4.55%) Streaming Video
9 3 (3.41%) Smartphone
9 3 (3.41%) Video on Demand
9 3 (3.41%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (2.27%) N-Tier
10 2 (2.27%) Blackberry
10 2 (2.27%) DTV
10 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
11 1 (1.14%) E-Learning
11 1 (1.14%) Biometrics
11 1 (1.14%) Animation
11 1 (1.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 87 (98.86%) Apple iOS
2 17 (19.32%) Android
3 3 (3.41%) Windows
3 3 (3.41%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 39 (44.32%) OO
3 32 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (14.77%) E-Commerce
5 11 (12.50%) OOD
5 11 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 8 (9.09%) TDD
6 8 (9.09%) OOP
7 7 (7.95%) Scrum
7 7 (7.95%) Kanban
7 7 (7.95%) Android Development
8 6 (6.82%) Web Design
9 5 (5.68%) Unit Testing
10 4 (4.55%) B2C
10 4 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (3.41%) MVC
11 3 (3.41%) Multithreading
12 2 (2.27%) Analytics
12 2 (2.27%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (67.05%) Objective-C
2 18 (20.45%) C++
3 10 (11.36%) SQL
3 10 (11.36%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.68%) C
5 4 (4.55%) Java
6 2 (2.27%) PHP
7 1 (1.14%) C#
7 1 (1.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (3.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (9.09%) Apple
2 2 (2.27%) Sencha
3 1 (1.14%) Google
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