The first table below looks at the demand for the iOS Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iOS Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iOS Developer
Rank 304 312 334
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +22
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 294 255 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.60% 0.55% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.59% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 197 166
Average daily rate
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£413 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £272 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £343 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.36% +14.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 £22.66 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.58% -35.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.66 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -35.25%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45677 43067 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.52% 92.59% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28255 25820 27968
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1840 1987 2538
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.24 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £41.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
iOS Developer
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iOS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iOS Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

iOS Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

iOS Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing iOS Developer across the England region.

iOS Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

iOS Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iOS Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

iOS Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

iOS Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing iOS Developer across the England region.

iOS Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

iOS Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +41 238 £420 +8.38% 40
South East +2 24 £363 +13.72% 12
Yorkshire +15 9 £338 - 5
North West -7 8 £350 -4.10% 9
West Midlands -12 8 £275 -21.42% 7
South West -28 3 £331 +15.21% 5
East of England -38 2 £225 -43.03% 1
East Midlands -3 1 £300 +5.26%
North East - - - - 1
iOS Developer
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iOS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited iOS Developer in their job title 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 with iOS Developer in their job title.

1 474 (99.58%) iOS Development
2 466 (97.90%) Apple iOS
3 332 (69.75%) Objective-C
4 192 (40.34%) iPhone
5 186 (39.08%) Xcode
6 184 (38.66%) iPad
7 134 (28.15%) Cocoa
8 123 (25.84%) Mobile App
9 115 (24.16%) JSON
10 110 (23.11%) Agile Software Development
11 101 (21.22%) Android
12 99 (20.80%) iOS SDK
13 95 (19.96%) Web Services
14 90 (18.91%) OO
15 88 (18.49%) Apple
16 83 (17.44%) RESTful
17 82 (17.23%) XML
18 80 (16.81%) HTML
19 79 (16.60%) Cocoa Touch
20 77 (16.18%) TDD
21 68 (14.29%) Git (software)
22 56 (11.76%) Android Development
22 56 (11.76%) Scrum
23 54 (11.34%) JavaScript
24 53 (11.13%) HTML5
25 49 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
26 46 (9.66%) Subversion
27 45 (9.45%) OOP
28 43 (9.03%) Software Engineering
29 41 (8.61%) C++

iOS Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited iOS Developer in their job title 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 with iOS Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (1.89%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (1.05%) CMS
4 2 (0.42%) Node.js
5 1 (0.21%) Apache
5 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (1.26%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.05%) Doxygen
3 4 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.21%) Blender
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (6.72%) HTTP
2 14 (2.94%) HTTPS
3 11 (2.31%) VPN
4 6 (1.26%) SSL
5 4 (0.84%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.84%) VoIP
6 2 (0.42%) Internet
7 1 (0.21%) RTSP
7 1 (0.21%) FTP
7 1 (0.21%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (3.99%) SQLite
2 12 (2.52%) MySQL
3 3 (0.63%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 186 (39.08%) Xcode
2 68 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 46 (9.66%) Subversion
4 9 (1.89%) PhoneGap
5 7 (1.47%) QuickTest Pro
6 6 (1.26%) JIRA
7 5 (1.05%) NUnit
7 5 (1.05%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.05%) Mercurial
7 5 (1.05%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.84%) Hudson
8 4 (0.84%) Calabash
9 2 (0.42%) Ranorex
9 2 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.42%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.21%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.21%) JUnit
10 1 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.21%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.21%) Maven
General
1 27 (5.67%) Finance
2 22 (4.62%) Retail
3 15 (3.15%) Publishing
3 15 (3.15%) Banking
4 14 (2.94%) Games
5 12 (2.52%) Marketing
6 11 (2.31%) Legal
7 9 (1.89%) Advertising
8 5 (1.05%) Back Office
8 5 (1.05%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.63%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.63%) French Language
9 3 (0.63%) German Language
10 2 (0.42%) Interactive Media
10 2 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.42%) Front Office
10 2 (0.42%) Automotive
11 1 (0.21%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (28.15%) Cocoa
2 115 (24.16%) JSON
3 99 (20.80%) iOS SDK
4 95 (19.96%) Web Services
5 83 (17.44%) RESTful
6 82 (17.23%) XML
7 80 (16.81%) HTML
8 79 (16.60%) Cocoa Touch
9 53 (11.13%) HTML5
10 36 (7.56%) CSS
11 34 (7.14%) REST
12 22 (4.62%) UIKit
13 19 (3.99%) CSS3
14 17 (3.57%) SOAP
15 14 (2.94%) Core Animation
16 11 (2.31%) .NET
17 9 (1.89%) OpenGL
17 9 (1.89%) Ajax
17 9 (1.89%) Xamarin.iOS
17 9 (1.89%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 192 (40.34%) iPhone
2 184 (38.66%) iPad
3 123 (25.84%) Mobile App
4 24 (5.04%) Computer Science
5 19 (3.99%) Social Media
6 15 (3.15%) Client/Server
7 14 (2.94%) Animation
8 10 (2.10%) Blackberry
9 9 (1.89%) Social Network
10 8 (1.68%) Streaming Media
10 8 (1.68%) Visualisation
11 7 (1.47%) Augmented Reality
11 7 (1.47%) Online Games
11 7 (1.47%) Video on Demand
11 7 (1.47%) Mobile Payment
12 6 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.26%) Mobile Banking
12 6 (1.26%) Digital Media
12 6 (1.26%) Streaming Video
13 5 (1.05%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 466 (97.90%) Apple iOS
2 101 (21.22%) Android
3 11 (2.31%) Windows
4 4 (0.84%) UNIX
4 4 (0.84%) Windows Phone
5 3 (0.63%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.42%) Linux
6 2 (0.42%) webOS
6 2 (0.42%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 474 (99.58%) iOS Development
2 110 (23.11%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (18.91%) OO
4 77 (16.18%) TDD
5 56 (11.76%) Scrum
5 56 (11.76%) Android Development
6 49 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
7 45 (9.45%) OOP
8 43 (9.03%) Software Engineering
9 32 (6.72%) MVC
10 27 (5.67%) Unit Testing
10 27 (5.67%) BDD
11 24 (5.04%) Memory Management
12 23 (4.83%) E-Commerce
13 20 (4.20%) Multithreading
14 18 (3.78%) Kanban
15 14 (2.94%) OOD
15 14 (2.94%) Mobile Application Development
16 12 (2.52%) User Stories
17 10 (2.10%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 332 (69.75%) Objective-C
2 54 (11.34%) JavaScript
3 41 (8.61%) C++
4 37 (7.77%) Java
5 28 (5.88%) C
6 14 (2.94%) C#
7 12 (2.52%) SQL
8 9 (1.89%) PHP
9 7 (1.47%) Python
10 5 (1.05%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.63%) VBA
11 3 (0.63%) Ruby
12 1 (0.21%) PowerHouse
12 1 (0.21%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (3.36%) Degree
2 3 (0.63%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.21%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.21%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.89%) QA
Vendors
1 88 (18.49%) Apple
2 30 (6.30%) Facebook
3 10 (2.10%) Twitter
3 10 (2.10%) Google
4 7 (1.47%) Sencha
5 6 (1.26%) Xamarin
5 6 (1.26%) MobileIron
6 5 (1.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (0.84%) Adobe
8 3 (0.63%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.42%) Cognos
9 2 (0.42%) Perforce
9 2 (0.42%) Capita
10 1 (0.21%) Yahoo!
10 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.21%) Sony
10 1 (0.21%) IBM
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle
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Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
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Rate: 150-250
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Rate: £300 - £700 per day
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Rate: From £400 to £500 per day - dependent on experience
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