The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had iOS Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iOS Developer
Rank 145 162 172
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +10
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 12 39 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.71% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.74% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 26 34
Median daily rate £500 £437 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.35% +2.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £356 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +26.15%
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
3272 5259 5942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.95% 95.48% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2663 3983 4356
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 83 85
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.87 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.95% -10.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

iOS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured iOS Developer in the job title.

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 6 May 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, iOS Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring iOS Developer in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 26 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 19 (73.08%) Objective-C
3 18 (69.23%) Apple Swift
4 12 (46.15%) Mobile App
5 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (38.46%) TDD
7 8 (30.77%) Xcode
8 7 (26.92%) Mobile Development
9 6 (23.08%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
10 5 (19.23%) Android
10 5 (19.23%) Cocoa
10 5 (19.23%) Apple
10 5 (19.23%) iOS SDK
10 5 (19.23%) Android Development
11 4 (15.38%) SOAP
11 4 (15.38%) Java
11 4 (15.38%) C++
12 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
12 3 (11.54%) Web Services
12 3 (11.54%) Games
12 3 (11.54%) Retail
12 3 (11.54%) BDD
12 3 (11.54%) REST
12 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (7.69%) Cocoa Touch
13 2 (7.69%) Apple TV
13 2 (7.69%) Data Structures

iOS Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Network Security
1 1 (3.85%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (7.69%) CouchDB
1 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
1 2 (7.69%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Xcode
2 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 3 (11.54%) Games
1 3 (11.54%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Cocoa
1 5 (19.23%) iOS SDK
2 4 (15.38%) SOAP
3 3 (11.54%) REST
3 3 (11.54%) Web Services
4 2 (7.69%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (7.69%) HTML
4 2 (7.69%) HTML5
4 2 (7.69%) JSON
4 2 (7.69%) XML
4 2 (7.69%) XMPP
5 1 (3.85%) Ajax
5 1 (3.85%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (3.85%) CSS
5 1 (3.85%) CSS3
5 1 (3.85%) iPhone SDK
5 1 (3.85%) jQuery
5 1 (3.85%) RESTful
5 1 (3.85%) UIKit
5 1 (3.85%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Mobile App
2 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
3 2 (7.69%) Apple TV
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
3 2 (7.69%) Graphic Design
3 2 (7.69%) iPad
3 2 (7.69%) iPhone
3 2 (7.69%) NHS
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.85%) Fintech
4 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.85%) Social Media
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (19.23%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (38.46%) TDD
4 7 (26.92%) Mobile Development
5 6 (23.08%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (19.23%) Android Development
7 3 (11.54%) BDD
7 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.69%) Memory Management
8 2 (7.69%) Progressive Enhancement
8 2 (7.69%) Scrum
8 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
8 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.85%) 3D Programming
9 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
9 1 (3.85%) Secure Coding
9 1 (3.85%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) Objective-C
2 18 (69.23%) Apple Swift
3 4 (15.38%) C++
3 4 (15.38%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.69%) PHP
5 2 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Apple
2 1 (3.85%) SAP
2 1 (3.85%) Xamarin