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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iOS SDK over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple iOS SDK
London / City of London
Rank 154 151 182
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +31
Contract jobs citing iOS SDK 3 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.063% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.20% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 8
Median daily rate £480 £456 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.20% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £431 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £481 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 - -

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
1049 1009 1562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.40% 31.56% 30.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 885 854 1258
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

iOS SDK
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing iOS SDK as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing iOS SDK also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for iOS SDK.

1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (85.71%) Apple Swift
3 5 (71.43%) iOS Development
4 4 (57.14%) Objective-C
5 3 (42.86%) REST
5 3 (42.86%) Android
5 3 (42.86%) Xcode
6 2 (28.57%) Cocoa
6 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (28.57%) User Experience
6 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (28.57%) Core Data
7 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
7 1 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (14.29%) Kony
7 1 (14.29%) API Integration
7 1 (14.29%) Fintech
7 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
7 1 (14.29%) PhoneGap
7 1 (14.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (14.29%) Appcelerator
7 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
7 1 (14.29%) cocos2d
7 1 (14.29%) Cocoa Touch
7 1 (14.29%) UIKit
7 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
7 1 (14.29%) Xamarin
7 1 (14.29%) Android Development
7 1 (14.29%) MySQL

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Xcode
2 1 (14.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) iOS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Android Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ GUI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) GUI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Android Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) REST
2 2 (28.57%) Cocoa
2 2 (28.57%) Core Data
3 1 (14.29%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (14.29%) cocos2d
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) iPhone SDK
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) PhoneGap
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) UIKit
3 1 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Animation
2 1 (14.29%) Fintech
2 1 (14.29%) iPhone
2 1 (14.29%) NHS
2 1 (14.29%) Streaming Video
2 1 (14.29%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (42.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) iOS Development
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Android Development
3 1 (14.29%) API Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Apple Swift
2 4 (57.14%) Objective-C
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Appcelerator
1 1 (14.29%) Kony
1 1 (14.29%) Sencha
1 1 (14.29%) Xamarin