The table below looks at the statistics for iOS Development skills 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 Development over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iOS Software Development
Rank 158 132 155
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +23
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 50 71 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.86% 1.20% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.55% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 57 54
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +17.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £53.50 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +21.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 - £22.66
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4532 4585 5319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.64% 77.54% 77.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3589 3453 4007
Average daily rate £470 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 36 100
Average hourly rate £24.50 £21.75 £39.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.64% -44.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £53.50 £59.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

iOS Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iOS Development across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

iOS Development Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

iOS Development
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 Development across the City of London region.

iOS Development Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

iOS Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iOS Development across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

iOS Development Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

iOS Development
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 Development across the City of London region.

iOS Development Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing iOS Development also 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 that cited iOS Development.

1 99 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 55 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (47.47%) Objective-C
4 45 (45.45%) Mobile App
5 35 (35.35%) Android
6 32 (32.32%) JSON
7 29 (29.29%) Web Services
7 29 (29.29%) Android Development
8 25 (25.25%) User Experience
9 20 (20.20%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (19.19%) iPhone
10 19 (19.19%) XML
10 19 (19.19%) HTML
11 18 (18.18%) Mobile Development
11 18 (18.18%) Apple Swift
12 17 (17.17%) Cocoa
12 17 (17.17%) TDD
13 16 (16.16%) iPad
14 15 (15.15%) HTML5
14 15 (15.15%) REST
14 15 (15.15%) Xcode
15 13 (13.13%) OO
15 13 (13.13%) Git (software)
15 13 (13.13%) SQLite
16 12 (12.12%) Unit Testing
16 12 (12.12%) CSS
16 12 (12.12%) JavaScript
16 12 (12.12%) Finance
16 12 (12.12%) Open Source
16 12 (12.12%) Cocoa Touch

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing iOS Development also 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 that cited iOS Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.04%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.03%) CMS
3 2 (2.02%) WordPress
4 1 (1.01%) Node.js
4 1 (1.01%) uiautomator
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.01%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.08%) HTTP
2 2 (2.02%) NFC
3 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.01%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.01%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.13%) SQLite
2 2 (2.02%) MySQL
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.01%) CouchDB
3 1 (1.01%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.01%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 15 (15.15%) Xcode
2 13 (13.13%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.04%) CocoaPods
4 4 (4.04%) Hudson
5 3 (3.03%) Appium
5 3 (3.03%) Subversion
6 2 (2.02%) JIRA
6 2 (2.02%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (1.01%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.01%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.01%) Mocha
7 1 (1.01%) Calabash
7 1 (1.01%) Selenium
7 1 (1.01%) WebLOAD
7 1 (1.01%) TestNG
7 1 (1.01%) Maven
7 1 (1.01%) JUnit
7 1 (1.01%) JMeter
General
1 12 (12.12%) Finance
2 5 (5.05%) Retail
3 4 (4.04%) Legal
4 3 (3.03%) Banking
5 2 (2.02%) Marketing
5 2 (2.02%) Games
6 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.01%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.01%) Publishing
6 1 (1.01%) Automotive
6 1 (1.01%) Law
6 1 (1.01%) French Language
6 1 (1.01%) German Language
Job Titles
1 85 (85.86%) Developer
2 62 (62.63%) iOS Developer
3 25 (25.25%) Senior Developer
4 22 (22.22%) Senior iOS Developer
5 19 (19.19%) Android Developer
6 7 (7.07%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (3.03%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.03%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 2 (2.02%) Junior
8 2 (2.02%) Lead Developer
8 2 (2.02%) Junior Developer
8 2 (2.02%) Technical Leader
9 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Developer
9 1 (1.01%) iPhone Developer
9 1 (1.01%) Digital Project Manager
9 1 (1.01%) Technical Manager
9 1 (1.01%) Junior C# Developer
9 1 (1.01%) Junior .NET Developer
9 1 (1.01%) Java Developer
9 1 (1.01%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (32.32%) JSON
2 29 (29.29%) Web Services
3 19 (19.19%) XML
3 19 (19.19%) HTML
4 17 (17.17%) Cocoa
5 15 (15.15%) HTML5
5 15 (15.15%) REST
6 12 (12.12%) Cocoa Touch
6 12 (12.12%) CSS
7 8 (8.08%) SOAP
8 7 (7.07%) RESTful
8 7 (7.07%) CSS3
9 6 (6.06%) iOS SDK
10 4 (4.04%) XML Schema
11 3 (3.03%) .NET
11 3 (3.03%) jQuery
11 3 (3.03%) AngularJS
12 2 (2.02%) Backbone.js
12 2 (2.02%) WCF
12 2 (2.02%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 45 (45.45%) Mobile App
2 25 (25.25%) User Experience
3 19 (19.19%) iPhone
4 16 (16.16%) iPad
5 9 (9.09%) Computer Science
6 6 (6.06%) Blackberry
7 4 (4.04%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (2.02%) Over-the-Top Content
8 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.02%) Streaming Video
8 2 (2.02%) Streaming Media
8 2 (2.02%) Visualisation
8 2 (2.02%) Social Media
9 1 (1.01%) Online Games
9 1 (1.01%) Animation
9 1 (1.01%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.01%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 99 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 35 (35.35%) Android
3 3 (3.03%) Linux
4 2 (2.02%) Windows
5 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (29.29%) Android Development
3 20 (20.20%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (18.18%) Mobile Development
5 17 (17.17%) TDD
6 13 (13.13%) OO
7 12 (12.12%) Unit Testing
7 12 (12.12%) Open Source
8 11 (11.11%) Usability Testing
8 11 (11.11%) Scrum
9 10 (10.10%) E-Commerce
10 9 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
11 6 (6.06%) Analytics
12 5 (5.05%) MVC
12 5 (5.05%) Software Engineering
13 4 (4.04%) Service Management
13 4 (4.04%) Mobile Device Management
13 4 (4.04%) Memory Management
14 3 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
14 3 (3.03%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 47 (47.47%) Objective-C
2 18 (18.18%) Apple Swift
3 12 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.06%) Java
5 5 (5.05%) C++
6 2 (2.02%) C#
6 2 (2.02%) SQL
7 1 (1.01%) XPath
7 1 (1.01%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.03%) yum
1 3 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.05%) Apple
3 4 (4.04%) MobileIron
4 3 (3.03%) Google
5 2 (2.02%) Appcelerator
6 1 (1.01%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.01%) SAP
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