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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iOS Software Development
Rank 146 167 122
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -45
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 53 57 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.91% 0.80% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.05% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 44 72
Average daily rate
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£400 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £493 £448
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 £27.79 £15.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+85.26% -53.84%
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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
4512 5452 4917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.71% 76.83% 75.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3522 4040 3704
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 72 76
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% -30.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £11.50 £16.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.35 £45.00 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.40 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-14.96% +1.37%

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 25 November 2014.

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 25 November 2014, 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.

1 113 (99.12%) Apple iOS
2 67 (58.77%) Objective-C
3 49 (42.98%) OO
4 47 (41.23%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (32.46%) Xcode
5 37 (32.46%) JSON
6 34 (29.82%) Android
7 33 (28.95%) iPhone
7 33 (28.95%) Cocoa
8 27 (23.68%) Web Services
9 26 (22.81%) Mobile App
10 25 (21.93%) XML
11 22 (19.30%) HTML
11 22 (19.30%) Git (software)
11 22 (19.30%) Android Development
11 22 (19.30%) iOS SDK
11 22 (19.30%) iPad
12 21 (18.42%) Cocoa Touch
12 21 (18.42%) C++
13 20 (17.54%) JavaScript
14 19 (16.67%) User Experience
15 16 (14.04%) RESTful
15 16 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (13.16%) Computer Science
17 14 (12.28%) Subversion
18 13 (11.40%) Finance
18 13 (11.40%) E-Commerce
19 12 (10.53%) OOD
19 12 (10.53%) SQL
19 12 (10.53%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 2 (1.75%) CMS
2 1 (0.88%) Drupal
2 1 (0.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.02%) HTTP
2 4 (3.51%) HTTPS
3 3 (2.63%) VoIP
3 3 (2.63%) VPN
4 2 (1.75%) Internet
5 1 (0.88%) Intranet
5 1 (0.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.39%) MySQL
1 5 (4.39%) SQLite
2 2 (1.75%) CouchDB
2 2 (1.75%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (32.46%) Xcode
2 22 (19.30%) Git (software)
3 14 (12.28%) Subversion
4 6 (5.26%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.75%) Calabash
5 2 (1.75%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.75%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.75%) JIRA
5 2 (1.75%) Selenium
5 2 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.88%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 13 (11.40%) Finance
2 9 (7.89%) Banking
3 8 (7.02%) Marketing
4 6 (5.26%) Retail
4 6 (5.26%) French Language
4 6 (5.26%) German Language
5 4 (3.51%) Games
6 2 (1.75%) Front Office
7 1 (0.88%) Back Office
7 1 (0.88%) Legal
7 1 (0.88%) Publishing
7 1 (0.88%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 108 (94.74%) Developer
2 95 (83.33%) iOS Developer
3 16 (14.04%) Senior Developer
4 15 (13.16%) Senior iOS Developer
5 9 (7.89%) Mobile Developer
6 8 (7.02%) Android Developer
7 6 (5.26%) Lead Developer
8 4 (3.51%) Junior iOS Developer
8 4 (3.51%) Junior Developer
8 4 (3.51%) PHP Developer
8 4 (3.51%) Junior
9 2 (1.75%) Mobile Solutions Architect
9 2 (1.75%) iPhone Developer
9 2 (1.75%) Architect
9 2 (1.75%) Web Developer
9 2 (1.75%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (1.75%) Applications Developer
10 1 (0.88%) Programmer
10 1 (0.88%) Solutions Designer
10 1 (0.88%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (32.46%) JSON
2 33 (28.95%) Cocoa
3 27 (23.68%) Web Services
4 25 (21.93%) XML
5 22 (19.30%) HTML
5 22 (19.30%) iOS SDK
6 21 (18.42%) Cocoa Touch
7 16 (14.04%) RESTful
8 12 (10.53%) REST
9 11 (9.65%) HTML5
10 9 (7.89%) CSS
11 6 (5.26%) SOAP
12 4 (3.51%) CSS3
12 4 (3.51%) jQuery
12 4 (3.51%) XML Schema
13 3 (2.63%) Ajax
13 3 (2.63%) Core Animation
13 3 (2.63%) UIKit
14 2 (1.75%) Android SDK
14 2 (1.75%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 33 (28.95%) iPhone
2 26 (22.81%) Mobile App
3 22 (19.30%) iPad
4 19 (16.67%) User Experience
5 15 (13.16%) Computer Science
6 11 (9.65%) Social Media
7 7 (6.14%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (3.51%) Data Structures
8 4 (3.51%) Streaming Video
9 3 (2.63%) Blackberry
9 3 (2.63%) N-Tier
9 3 (2.63%) Animation
9 3 (2.63%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.63%) Video on Demand
9 3 (2.63%) Digital Media
9 3 (2.63%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (1.75%) Augmented Reality
10 2 (1.75%) Cryptography
10 2 (1.75%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 113 (99.12%) Apple iOS
2 34 (29.82%) Android
3 6 (5.26%) Windows
4 5 (4.39%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.75%) UNIX
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (42.98%) OO
2 47 (41.23%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (19.30%) Android Development
4 16 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (11.40%) E-Commerce
6 12 (10.53%) OOD
7 11 (9.65%) OOP
7 11 (9.65%) Scrum
7 11 (9.65%) TDD
8 9 (7.89%) MVC
9 8 (7.02%) Software Engineering
10 7 (6.14%) Multithreading
10 7 (6.14%) Kanban
10 7 (6.14%) Web Design
11 6 (5.26%) Unit Testing
11 6 (5.26%) Project Management
12 5 (4.39%) Mobile Application Development
13 4 (3.51%) Analytics
13 4 (3.51%) BDD
13 4 (3.51%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 67 (58.77%) Objective-C
2 21 (18.42%) C++
3 20 (17.54%) JavaScript
4 12 (10.53%) SQL
5 8 (7.02%) PHP
6 7 (6.14%) Java
7 5 (4.39%) C
8 3 (2.63%) Ruby
8 3 (2.63%) PHP5
9 2 (1.75%) C#
10 1 (0.88%) Python
10 1 (0.88%) XPath
10 1 (0.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (8.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.02%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (8.77%) Apple
2 2 (1.75%) Sencha
2 2 (1.75%) Google
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.88%) Motorola
3 1 (0.88%) Zend
3 1 (0.88%) Facebook
3 1 (0.88%) Twitter
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