The first table below looks at the demand for iOS SDK 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 SDK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iOS SDK
Rank 202 175 214
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +39
Contract jobs citing iOS SDK 13 30 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.48% 0.086%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.67% 1.69% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 27 3
Average daily rate £450 £390 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.44% +6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £300 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £425 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £285
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +14.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1954 1770 1951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.49% 28.05% 24.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1467 1405 1406
Average daily rate £425 £415 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 18
Average hourly rate £41.00 £97.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.94% +267.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £25.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £135.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
iOS SDK
London

iOS SDK
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iOS SDK across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

iOS SDK Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

iOS SDK
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 SDK across the City of London region.

iOS SDK Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

iOS SDK
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iOS SDK across the City of London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

iOS SDK Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing iOS SDK 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 SDK.

1 20 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 17 (85.00%) Mobile App
3 13 (65.00%) Objective-C
3 13 (65.00%) iOS Development
4 9 (45.00%) Cocoa
5 8 (40.00%) Android
6 7 (35.00%) iPhone
7 6 (30.00%) Xcode
7 6 (30.00%) Scrum
8 5 (25.00%) Legal
8 5 (25.00%) HTML
8 5 (25.00%) Java
8 5 (25.00%) OO
8 5 (25.00%) iPad
9 4 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (20.00%) Web Services
9 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (20.00%) Degree
10 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
10 3 (15.00%) Ruby
10 3 (15.00%) HTML5
10 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
10 3 (15.00%) Project Management
10 3 (15.00%) Android SDK
11 2 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
11 2 (10.00%) Cocoa Touch
11 2 (10.00%) Windows Phone
11 2 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
11 2 (10.00%) Kanban
11 2 (10.00%) Apple

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing iOS SDK 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 SDK. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) VPN
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
1 2 (10.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (10.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Xcode
2 2 (10.00%) PhoneGap
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) Robotium
3 1 (5.00%) Calabash
General
1 5 (25.00%) Legal
2 2 (10.00%) Back Office
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 13 (65.00%) iOS Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior iOS Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Android Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) Cocoa
2 5 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (20.00%) Web Services
4 3 (15.00%) HTML5
4 3 (15.00%) Android SDK
5 2 (10.00%) Cocoa Touch
5 2 (10.00%) XML
5 2 (10.00%) JSON
5 2 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (5.00%) Xamarin.iOS
6 1 (5.00%) Sencha Touch
6 1 (5.00%) CSS
6 1 (5.00%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 17 (85.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (35.00%) iPhone
3 5 (25.00%) iPad
4 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (10.00%) PKI
6 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
6 1 (5.00%) Social Media
6 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Phone
3 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) iOS Development
2 6 (30.00%) Scrum
3 5 (25.00%) OO
4 4 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (10.00%) Kanban
6 2 (10.00%) OOP
6 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.00%) TDD
6 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.00%) SOA
7 1 (5.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Objective-C
2 5 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (15.00%) Ruby
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Apple
1 2 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (5.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) Facebook
2 1 (5.00%) Nokia
2 1 (5.00%) Cognos
2 1 (5.00%) Symbian
2 1 (5.00%) MobileIron
2 1 (5.00%) Sencha
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £320 - £340 per day + negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago