The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iOS Developer
Rank 315 308 321
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 316 297 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.61% 0.60% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.65% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 193 198
Average daily rate
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£420 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Average hourly rate £31.00 £45.00 £22.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% +98.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 - £22.66
iOS Developer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47812 45732 43181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.51% 92.60% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 30985 28273 25892
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £227 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1764 1854 1992
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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 -24 192 £425 +0.59% 58
South East -1 36 £375 - 8
North West +7 35 £388 +10.71% 9
South West +19 25 £400 +20.75% 12
East of England +10 10 £425 +88.88% 9
West Midlands 0 7 - - 5
East Midlands -2 6 £300 - 1
Yorkshire -31 6 £318 -5.92% 4
North East - 1 - -
iOS Developer
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iOS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

1 616 (99.68%) iOS Development
2 610 (98.71%) Apple iOS
3 390 (63.11%) Objective-C
4 319 (51.62%) Agile Software Development
5 202 (32.69%) Mobile App
6 173 (27.99%) iPhone
7 158 (25.57%) Cocoa
8 153 (24.76%) Android
9 140 (22.65%) Xcode
10 132 (21.36%) Android Development
11 127 (20.55%) Mobile Development
12 123 (19.90%) JSON
13 117 (18.93%) TDD
13 117 (18.93%) iPad
14 110 (17.80%) Apple Swift
15 108 (17.48%) iOS SDK
16 103 (16.67%) User Experience
17 100 (16.18%) Web Services
18 97 (15.70%) Cocoa Touch
19 95 (15.37%) OO
20 93 (15.05%) Scrum
20 93 (15.05%) RESTful
21 89 (14.40%) Git (software)
21 89 (14.40%) Apple
22 78 (12.62%) JavaScript
23 73 (11.81%) HTML
23 73 (11.81%) REST
24 71 (11.49%) Finance
25 56 (9.06%) XML
26 54 (8.74%) Java

iOS Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 14 (2.27%) Node.js
2 12 (1.94%) CMS
3 2 (0.32%) Confluence
3 2 (0.32%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 3 (0.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.16%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.29%) GitHub
3 2 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.32%) SaaS
3 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.56%) HTTP
2 9 (1.46%) Internet
3 6 (0.97%) iBeacon
4 5 (0.81%) Bluetooth
4 5 (0.81%) NFC
5 2 (0.32%) UPnP
5 2 (0.32%) Skype
6 1 (0.16%) DVB
6 1 (0.16%) PPTP
6 1 (0.16%) PPP
6 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (2.91%) SQLite
2 13 (2.10%) MySQL
3 6 (0.97%) SQL Server
4 4 (0.65%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.49%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (0.49%) Big Data
5 3 (0.49%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.49%) CouchDB
6 2 (0.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 140 (22.65%) Xcode
2 89 (14.40%) Git (software)
3 26 (4.21%) Subversion
4 21 (3.40%) CocoaPods
5 13 (2.10%) Jenkins
6 9 (1.46%) JIRA
7 4 (0.65%) Calabash
7 4 (0.65%) Hudson
7 4 (0.65%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 3 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.49%) Axure RP
9 2 (0.32%) Appium
10 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.16%) Android Studio
10 1 (0.16%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.16%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.16%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.16%) Maven
General
1 71 (11.49%) Finance
2 35 (5.66%) Banking
3 22 (3.56%) Retail
4 20 (3.24%) Publishing
5 16 (2.59%) Marketing
6 12 (1.94%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.78%) Electronics
7 11 (1.78%) Games
8 9 (1.46%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.81%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.65%) Automotive
11 3 (0.49%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.49%) Legal
12 2 (0.32%) Advertising
12 2 (0.32%) Law
12 2 (0.32%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (25.57%) Cocoa
2 123 (19.90%) JSON
3 108 (17.48%) iOS SDK
4 100 (16.18%) Web Services
5 97 (15.70%) Cocoa Touch
6 93 (15.05%) RESTful
7 73 (11.81%) REST
7 73 (11.81%) HTML
8 56 (9.06%) XML
9 54 (8.74%) HTML5
10 43 (6.96%) CSS
11 40 (6.47%) Core Animation
12 33 (5.34%) SOAP
13 31 (5.02%) Android SDK
14 29 (4.69%) .NET
15 26 (4.21%) UIKit
16 17 (2.75%) CSS3
17 16 (2.59%) OpenGL
18 10 (1.62%) AngularJS
19 9 (1.46%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 202 (32.69%) Mobile App
2 173 (27.99%) iPhone
3 117 (18.93%) iPad
4 103 (16.67%) User Experience
5 40 (6.47%) Animation
6 37 (5.99%) Computer Science
7 25 (4.05%) Social Media
8 14 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (2.10%) Streaming Video
10 11 (1.78%) Client/Server
10 11 (1.78%) Mobile Payment
11 8 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.29%) DTV
11 8 (1.29%) Mathematics
11 8 (1.29%) Physics
11 8 (1.29%) Data Structures
12 7 (1.13%) Over-the-Top Content
12 7 (1.13%) Mobile Banking
13 6 (0.97%) Augmented Reality
13 6 (0.97%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 610 (98.71%) Apple iOS
2 153 (24.76%) Android
3 21 (3.40%) Windows
4 15 (2.43%) Linux
5 12 (1.94%) Mac OS X
5 12 (1.94%) UNIX
6 11 (1.78%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.49%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 616 (99.68%) iOS Development
2 319 (51.62%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (21.36%) Android Development
4 127 (20.55%) Mobile Development
5 117 (18.93%) TDD
6 95 (15.37%) OO
7 93 (15.05%) Scrum
8 51 (8.25%) Continuous Integration
9 50 (8.09%) Software Engineering
10 47 (7.61%) E-Commerce
10 47 (7.61%) Unit Testing
11 39 (6.31%) BDD
12 35 (5.66%) OOD
12 35 (5.66%) OOP
13 34 (5.50%) Mobile Application Development
14 32 (5.18%) Automation Testing
15 30 (4.85%) Multithreading
16 28 (4.53%) Memory Management
17 16 (2.59%) Kanban
18 14 (2.27%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 390 (63.11%) Objective-C
2 110 (17.80%) Apple Swift
3 78 (12.62%) JavaScript
4 54 (8.74%) Java
5 50 (8.09%) C#
6 48 (7.77%) C++
7 25 (4.05%) C
8 12 (1.94%) PHP
9 11 (1.78%) SQL
10 8 (1.29%) Ruby
11 5 (0.81%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.32%) XPath
12 2 (0.32%) ActionScript 2.0
13 1 (0.16%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.16%) Python
13 1 (0.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 41 (6.63%) Degree
2 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.34%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.16%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (0.49%) yum
1 3 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 89 (14.40%) Apple
2 16 (2.59%) Google
3 15 (2.43%) Xamarin
4 10 (1.62%) Microsoft
5 8 (1.29%) SAP
5 8 (1.29%) Facebook
6 7 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.65%) Adobe
8 3 (0.49%) Appcelerator
9 2 (0.32%) Oracle
9 2 (0.32%) Kony
9 2 (0.32%) PayPal
9 2 (0.32%) Ingenico
10 1 (0.16%) MobileIron
10 1 (0.16%) Netbiscuits
10 1 (0.16%) Zend
10 1 (0.16%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.16%) Siebel
10 1 (0.16%) Perforce
10 1 (0.16%) ION Trading
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