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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iOS Software Development
Rank 136 139 183
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +44
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 17 49 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.54% 0.95% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 1.18% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 43 20
Average daily rate £450 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £296 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.38 £27.79 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+48.88% -13.82%
iOS Development
London

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
2644 4159 4730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.04% 80.90% 79.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2091 3247 3422
Average daily rate £488 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 36 51
Average hourly rate £24.00 £23.10 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.91% -15.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016, 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 51 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 28 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (52.94%) Objective-C
4 24 (47.06%) Apple Swift
5 23 (45.10%) TDD
6 21 (41.18%) Mobile App
7 19 (37.25%) Android
8 18 (35.29%) Xcode
8 18 (35.29%) Android Development
9 17 (33.33%) iOS SDK
10 13 (25.49%) Mobile Development
11 12 (23.53%) SOAP
12 11 (21.57%) Java
12 11 (21.57%) Git (software)
13 10 (19.61%) User Experience
13 10 (19.61%) REST
13 10 (19.61%) JSON
13 10 (19.61%) XML
14 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (17.65%) BDD
14 9 (17.65%) SOLID
15 8 (15.69%) Web Services
15 8 (15.69%) Cocoa
16 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
16 7 (13.73%) HTML
16 7 (13.73%) Unit Testing
16 7 (13.73%) Test Automation
16 7 (13.73%) SQLite
16 7 (13.73%) Mobile Application Development
17 6 (11.76%) Android SDK

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (1.96%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) HTTP
2 4 (7.84%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.96%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) SQLite
2 2 (3.92%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (3.92%) CouchDB
2 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (35.29%) Xcode
2 11 (21.57%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.84%) JIRA
4 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.92%) Mercurial
5 2 (3.92%) Subversion
6 1 (1.96%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.96%) Calabash
6 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.96%) Gradle
6 1 (1.96%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (5.88%) Finance
1 3 (5.88%) Games
1 3 (5.88%) Retail
1 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.92%) Legal
3 1 (1.96%) Advertising
3 1 (1.96%) Electronics
3 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (94.12%) Developer
2 44 (86.27%) iOS Developer
3 12 (23.53%) Android Developer
4 11 (21.57%) iOS Android Developer
4 11 (21.57%) Senior Developer
4 11 (21.57%) Senior iOS Developer
5 8 (15.69%) Applications Developer
5 8 (15.69%) Mobile Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 3 (5.88%) C++ Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Objective-C Developer
8 2 (3.92%) C++ Applications Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Android Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Senior iOS Android Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Digital Project Manager
9 1 (1.96%) Java Mobile Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Junior C++ Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Junior Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Technical Specialist
9 1 (1.96%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (33.33%) iOS SDK
2 12 (23.53%) SOAP
3 10 (19.61%) JSON
3 10 (19.61%) REST
3 10 (19.61%) XML
4 8 (15.69%) Cocoa
4 8 (15.69%) Web Services
5 7 (13.73%) HTML
6 6 (11.76%) Android SDK
6 6 (11.76%) Velocity
7 5 (9.80%) Cocoa Touch
7 5 (9.80%) HTML5
8 3 (5.88%) CSS
8 3 (5.88%) RESTful
8 3 (5.88%) XMPP
9 2 (3.92%) CSS3
9 2 (3.92%) Unity DI Container
10 1 (1.96%) Apache Cordova
10 1 (1.96%) OAuth2
10 1 (1.96%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (41.18%) Mobile App
2 10 (19.61%) User Experience
3 5 (9.80%) iPhone
4 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.84%) Streaming Video
5 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.88%) iPad
6 2 (3.92%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.92%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.92%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.92%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.96%) BYOD
7 1 (1.96%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.96%) Kindle
7 1 (1.96%) NHS
7 1 (1.96%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.96%) Social Media
7 1 (1.96%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 19 (37.25%) Android
3 2 (3.92%) Linux
3 2 (3.92%) Windows
4 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (45.10%) TDD
3 18 (35.29%) Android Development
4 13 (25.49%) Mobile Development
5 9 (17.65%) BDD
5 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (17.65%) SOLID
6 7 (13.73%) Mobile Application Development
6 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
6 7 (13.73%) Test Automation
6 7 (13.73%) Unit Testing
7 6 (11.76%) OO
7 6 (11.76%) Performance Optimisation
7 6 (11.76%) Scrum
8 5 (9.80%) OOD
8 5 (9.80%) Progressive Enhancement
9 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.84%) Data Modelling
9 4 (7.84%) Multithreading
9 4 (7.84%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 27 (52.94%) Objective-C
2 24 (47.06%) Apple Swift
3 11 (21.57%) Java
4 6 (11.76%) C++
5 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.92%) PHP
6 2 (3.92%) SQL
7 1 (1.96%) C
7 1 (1.96%) C#
7 1 (1.96%) Ruby
7 1 (1.96%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.96%) yum
Vendors
1 2 (3.92%) Apple
2 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.96%) Facebook
2 1 (1.96%) Google
2 1 (1.96%) SAP
2 1 (1.96%) Twitter
2 1 (1.96%) Xamarin
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