The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iOS Developer
Rank 143 163 192
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +29
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 60 50 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.03% 0.70% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.76% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 42 31
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £264 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +14.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £44.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.66 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -35.25%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5382 6585 7214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.00% 92.59% 92.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3926 4836 5254
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 170 166
Average hourly rate £18.46 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.70% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £50.90 £41.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
iOS Developer
London

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 97 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 97 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 71 (73.20%) Objective-C
3 40 (41.24%) Xcode
4 38 (39.18%) iPhone
5 37 (38.14%) JSON
6 35 (36.08%) Cocoa
7 34 (35.05%) iPad
8 33 (34.02%) OO
9 28 (28.87%) iOS SDK
9 28 (28.87%) Mobile App
10 26 (26.80%) Web Services
11 25 (25.77%) XML
11 25 (25.77%) HTML
12 22 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (20.62%) Android
14 18 (18.56%) Apple
15 17 (17.53%) C++
16 16 (16.49%) TDD
16 16 (16.49%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (16.49%) Cocoa Touch
16 16 (16.49%) HTML5
17 15 (15.46%) Scrum
18 14 (14.43%) JavaScript
19 13 (13.40%) Computer Science
20 11 (11.34%) Git (software)
20 11 (11.34%) RESTful
20 11 (11.34%) BDD
20 11 (11.34%) Java
20 11 (11.34%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 6 (6.19%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.12%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (4.12%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.03%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.19%) HTTPS
2 5 (5.15%) HTTP
3 4 (4.12%) SSL
4 3 (3.09%) VoIP
5 2 (2.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.12%) MySQL
2 3 (3.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 40 (41.24%) Xcode
2 11 (11.34%) Subversion
2 11 (11.34%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.06%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.03%) JIRA
4 1 (1.03%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (10.31%) Banking
2 9 (9.28%) Legal
3 6 (6.19%) Finance
4 4 (4.12%) Back Office
5 3 (3.09%) Marketing
6 2 (2.06%) French Language
6 2 (2.06%) German Language
6 2 (2.06%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.06%) Front Office
6 2 (2.06%) Advertising
7 1 (1.03%) Publishing
7 1 (1.03%) Retail
7 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (38.14%) JSON
2 35 (36.08%) Cocoa
3 28 (28.87%) iOS SDK
4 26 (26.80%) Web Services
5 25 (25.77%) XML
5 25 (25.77%) HTML
6 16 (16.49%) HTML5
6 16 (16.49%) Cocoa Touch
7 11 (11.34%) RESTful
8 10 (10.31%) REST
8 10 (10.31%) CSS
9 6 (6.19%) jQuery
10 5 (5.15%) CSS3
10 5 (5.15%) Ajax
11 4 (4.12%) SOAP
11 4 (4.12%) UIKit
12 3 (3.09%) Android SDK
13 2 (2.06%) Core Animation
14 1 (1.03%) Google Maps API
14 1 (1.03%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 38 (39.18%) iPhone
2 34 (35.05%) iPad
3 28 (28.87%) Mobile App
4 13 (13.40%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.12%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (4.12%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.09%) Augmented Reality
6 3 (3.09%) Social Media
7 2 (2.06%) Animation
7 2 (2.06%) DTV
7 2 (2.06%) Cryptography
7 2 (2.06%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.03%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.03%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.03%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.03%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 97 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 20 (20.62%) Android
3 6 (6.19%) Windows
4 3 (3.09%) Windows Phone
5 2 (2.06%) UNIX
5 2 (2.06%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 33 (34.02%) OO
3 22 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (16.49%) TDD
4 16 (16.49%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (15.46%) Scrum
6 11 (11.34%) BDD
7 10 (10.31%) Android Development
7 10 (10.31%) OOP
8 9 (9.28%) MVC
8 9 (9.28%) Software Engineering
9 8 (8.25%) OOD
9 8 (8.25%) Multithreading
10 7 (7.22%) Project Management
10 7 (7.22%) E-Commerce
11 6 (6.19%) Unit Testing
11 6 (6.19%) Kanban
11 6 (6.19%) Test Automation
12 5 (5.15%) Domain-Driven Design
13 4 (4.12%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (73.20%) Objective-C
2 17 (17.53%) C++
3 14 (14.43%) JavaScript
4 11 (11.34%) Java
5 7 (7.22%) C#
5 7 (7.22%) SQL
6 6 (6.19%) C
7 5 (5.15%) PHP
8 2 (2.06%) Python
8 2 (2.06%) Ruby
9 1 (1.03%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 8 (8.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.19%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (18.56%) Apple
2 4 (4.12%) MobileIron
3 3 (3.09%) Facebook
4 2 (2.06%) Google
5 1 (1.03%) Sencha
5 1 (1.03%) Twitter
5 1 (1.03%) Cognos
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Posted: 11 days ago