The table below looks at the statistics 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 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
Apple iOS SDK
Rank 149 177 200
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +23
Contract jobs citing iOS SDK 4 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.21% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.70% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 2
Average daily rate £475 £375 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -4.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £213 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £435 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
iOS SDK
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
987 1561 1734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 31.37% 30.36% 29.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 839 1258 1288
Average daily rate £463 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £27.37 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.94% -26.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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
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 SDK across the City of London region.

iOS SDK Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

iOS SDK
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 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 17 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 17 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 15 (88.24%) TDD
3 14 (82.35%) Objective-C
3 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (76.47%) Apple Swift
5 10 (58.82%) SOAP
6 8 (47.06%) Xcode
6 8 (47.06%) Mobile Development
6 8 (47.06%) Mobile App
7 7 (41.18%) User Experience
7 7 (41.18%) SOLID
7 7 (41.18%) JSON
7 7 (41.18%) XML
8 6 (35.29%) Velocity
8 6 (35.29%) Performance Optimisation
9 5 (29.41%) Android
9 5 (29.41%) Web Services
9 5 (29.41%) Android SDK
9 5 (29.41%) Android Development
9 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
9 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (29.41%) BDD
10 4 (23.53%) Cocoa Touch
10 4 (23.53%) REST
10 4 (23.53%) Cocoa
11 3 (17.65%) iPhone
11 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
11 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
11 3 (17.65%) SQLite

iOS SDK
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 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Xcode
2 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) Mercurial
3 2 (11.76%) Subversion
4 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
1 17 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Android Developer
2 5 (29.41%) iOS Android Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Senior iOS Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C++ Applications Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C++ Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Objective-C Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Android Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior iOS Android Developer
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Lead iOS Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) SOAP
2 7 (41.18%) JSON
2 7 (41.18%) XML
3 6 (35.29%) Velocity
4 5 (29.41%) Android SDK
4 5 (29.41%) Web Services
5 4 (23.53%) Cocoa
5 4 (23.53%) Cocoa Touch
5 4 (23.53%) REST
6 2 (11.76%) RESTful
6 2 (11.76%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (5.88%) iPhone SDK
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Mobile App
2 7 (41.18%) User Experience
3 3 (17.65%) iPhone
4 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
4 2 (11.76%) Data Structures
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (29.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 15 (88.24%) TDD
3 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (47.06%) Mobile Development
5 7 (41.18%) SOLID
6 6 (35.29%) Performance Optimisation
7 5 (29.41%) Android Development
7 5 (29.41%) BDD
7 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Open Source
8 3 (17.65%) Progressive Enhancement
8 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
8 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
9 2 (11.76%) API Development
9 2 (11.76%) Concurrent Programming
9 2 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (11.76%) Memory Management
9 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
9 2 (11.76%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Objective-C
2 13 (76.47%) Apple Swift
3 2 (11.76%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Apple