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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iOS SDK
Rank 185 216 200
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -16
Contract jobs citing iOS SDK 14 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.15% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.80% 0.52% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 18
Average daily rate
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£325 £415 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.68% +12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £385 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £540 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.53 - £35.00
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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
1752 2124 2130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.76% 29.50% 27.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1323 1610 1631
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 10
Average hourly rate £45.00 £31.49 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.92% -6.01%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 19 September 2014.

iOS SDK Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 September 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 32 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 29 (90.63%) Objective-C
3 28 (87.50%) iOS Development
4 22 (68.75%) Cocoa
5 21 (65.63%) Xcode
6 19 (59.38%) OO
7 16 (50.00%) XML
7 16 (50.00%) JSON
7 16 (50.00%) iPhone
8 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (43.75%) Web Services
8 14 (43.75%) HTML
9 13 (40.63%) Android
10 12 (37.50%) Cocoa Touch
11 11 (34.38%) Mobile App
12 10 (31.25%) C++
13 8 (25.00%) Java
13 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
14 7 (21.88%) Subversion
14 7 (21.88%) HTML5
15 6 (18.75%) SQL
16 5 (15.63%) Project Management
16 5 (15.63%) jQuery
16 5 (15.63%) iPad
16 5 (15.63%) Android SDK
17 4 (12.50%) Android Development
17 4 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
17 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
17 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
17 4 (12.50%) RESTful

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (3.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) HTTP
1 4 (12.50%) HTTPS
2 3 (9.38%) SSL
2 3 (9.38%) VoIP
3 1 (3.13%) VPN
3 1 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) MySQL
1 3 (9.38%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 21 (65.63%) Xcode
2 7 (21.88%) Subversion
3 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.50%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (9.38%) Back Office
2 2 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Games
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (90.63%) Developer
2 26 (81.25%) iOS Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Lead Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Android Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Applications Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Games Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Tester
5 1 (3.13%) Quality Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Programmer
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile Tester
5 1 (3.13%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (68.75%) Cocoa
2 16 (50.00%) XML
2 16 (50.00%) JSON
3 14 (43.75%) Web Services
3 14 (43.75%) HTML
4 12 (37.50%) Cocoa Touch
5 7 (21.88%) HTML5
6 5 (15.63%) jQuery
6 5 (15.63%) Android SDK
7 4 (12.50%) RESTful
7 4 (12.50%) SOAP
8 3 (9.38%) CSS
8 3 (9.38%) Ajax
8 3 (9.38%) REST
8 3 (9.38%) UIKit
9 2 (6.25%) CSS3
10 1 (3.13%) OpenGL
10 1 (3.13%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (3.13%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 1 (3.13%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) iPhone
2 11 (34.38%) Mobile App
3 5 (15.63%) iPad
4 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (9.38%) Social Media
6 2 (6.25%) Augmented Reality
6 2 (6.25%) Video on Demand
6 2 (6.25%) User Experience
6 2 (6.25%) DTV
6 2 (6.25%) Streaming Video
7 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
7 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
7 1 (3.13%) PKI
7 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 13 (40.63%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) iOS Development
2 19 (59.38%) OO
3 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) Project Management
5 4 (12.50%) Android Development
5 4 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.50%) Scrum
5 4 (12.50%) OOP
5 4 (12.50%) OOD
6 3 (9.38%) Information Architecture
6 3 (9.38%) Time Management
6 3 (9.38%) Kanban
7 2 (6.25%) TDD
7 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.13%) SOA
8 1 (3.13%) B2C
8 1 (3.13%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (3.13%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 29 (90.63%) Objective-C
2 10 (31.25%) C++
3 8 (25.00%) Java
3 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.75%) SQL
5 4 (12.50%) PowerHouse
6 3 (9.38%) C#
6 3 (9.38%) PHP
7 2 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Apple
2 2 (6.25%) Facebook
2 2 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) Citrix
3 1 (3.13%) Cognos
3 1 (3.13%) MobileIron
3 1 (3.13%) Twitter
3 1 (3.13%) Sencha