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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iOS Developer
Rank 316 278 303
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +25
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 296 326 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.68% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.73% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 237 213
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £359
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.25
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
47033 44604 49140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.46% 92.69% 93.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 29411 27456 28065
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1867 1914 2465
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -3 219 £400 +3.22% 36
South East +8 35 £381 +19.60% 7
North West -17 12 £350 +2.18% 10
Yorkshire -4 7 £325 -2.25% 5
South West -36 7 £350 -6.66% 6
West Midlands -17 6 £400 +14.28% 2
East Midlands +7 5 £306 - 1
East of England -39 1 - - 2
North East - - - -
iOS Developer
UK

iOS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 563 (99.65%) iOS Development
2 552 (97.70%) Apple iOS
3 386 (68.32%) Objective-C
4 241 (42.65%) iPhone
5 216 (38.23%) Agile Software Development
6 206 (36.46%) Xcode
7 202 (35.75%) iPad
8 150 (26.55%) Cocoa
9 147 (26.02%) JSON
10 131 (23.19%) Mobile App
11 125 (22.12%) Android
12 113 (20.00%) Web Services
13 110 (19.47%) XML
14 108 (19.12%) OO
15 107 (18.94%) Git (software)
16 103 (18.23%) RESTful
16 103 (18.23%) Cocoa Touch
17 92 (16.28%) iOS SDK
18 89 (15.75%) TDD
19 79 (13.98%) Apple
19 79 (13.98%) User Experience
20 75 (13.27%) HTML
20 75 (13.27%) Subversion
21 67 (11.86%) JavaScript
22 66 (11.68%) Scrum
23 65 (11.50%) Android Development
24 60 (10.62%) Continuous Integration
25 53 (9.38%) HTML5
25 53 (9.38%) HTTP
26 50 (8.85%) Software Engineering

iOS Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 10 (1.77%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.06%) CMS
2 6 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (0.71%) Apache
3 4 (0.71%) Node.js
4 1 (0.18%) Drupal
4 1 (0.18%) Confluence
4 1 (0.18%) IIS
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 11 (1.95%) Doxygen
2 5 (0.88%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.18%) Blender
4 1 (0.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.53%) GitHub
2 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 53 (9.38%) HTTP
2 28 (4.96%) VPN
3 18 (3.19%) HTTPS
4 5 (0.88%) SSL
5 4 (0.71%) VoIP
5 4 (0.71%) iBeacon
6 3 (0.53%) Internet
6 3 (0.53%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.18%) Intranet
7 1 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.18%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (4.07%) MySQL
2 19 (3.36%) SQLite
3 5 (0.88%) Relational Database
3 5 (0.88%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.35%) MS Access
4 2 (0.35%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.18%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.18%) Redis
5 1 (0.18%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 206 (36.46%) Xcode
2 107 (18.94%) Git (software)
3 75 (13.27%) Subversion
4 8 (1.42%) JIRA
5 7 (1.24%) Calabash
5 7 (1.24%) Cucumber
5 7 (1.24%) NUnit
6 6 (1.06%) Hudson
7 5 (0.88%) Mercurial
7 5 (0.88%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.88%) QuickTest Pro
7 5 (0.88%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.71%) Ranorex
9 3 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.53%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 3 (0.53%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.18%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.18%) Ant
10 1 (0.18%) Appium
General
1 28 (4.96%) Finance
2 23 (4.07%) Retail
3 17 (3.01%) Banking
4 15 (2.65%) Games
4 15 (2.65%) Publishing
5 13 (2.30%) Marketing
6 10 (1.77%) Advertising
7 6 (1.06%) French Language
7 6 (1.06%) German Language
8 4 (0.71%) Back Office
9 3 (0.53%) Automotive
9 3 (0.53%) Legal
9 3 (0.53%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.53%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.35%) Electronics
10 2 (0.35%) Front Office
10 2 (0.35%) Interactive Media
11 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (26.55%) Cocoa
2 147 (26.02%) JSON
3 113 (20.00%) Web Services
4 110 (19.47%) XML
5 103 (18.23%) RESTful
5 103 (18.23%) Cocoa Touch
6 92 (16.28%) iOS SDK
7 75 (13.27%) HTML
8 53 (9.38%) HTML5
9 43 (7.61%) REST
10 39 (6.90%) CSS
11 25 (4.42%) SOAP
12 23 (4.07%) CSS3
13 22 (3.89%) UIKit
14 15 (2.65%) Core Animation
15 12 (2.12%) jQuery
15 12 (2.12%) Xamarin.iOS
16 10 (1.77%) .NET
17 8 (1.42%) OpenGL
17 8 (1.42%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 241 (42.65%) iPhone
2 202 (35.75%) iPad
3 131 (23.19%) Mobile App
4 79 (13.98%) User Experience
5 27 (4.78%) Computer Science
6 17 (3.01%) Data Structures
6 17 (3.01%) Client/Server
6 17 (3.01%) Social Media
7 16 (2.83%) Animation
8 13 (2.30%) Blackberry
9 11 (1.95%) Video on Demand
10 10 (1.77%) Streaming Media
10 10 (1.77%) Mobile Payment
11 8 (1.42%) Streaming Video
11 8 (1.42%) N-Tier
11 8 (1.42%) Mobile Banking
12 7 (1.24%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (1.24%) Online Games
12 7 (1.24%) Visualisation
13 6 (1.06%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 552 (97.70%) Apple iOS
2 125 (22.12%) Android
3 15 (2.65%) Windows
4 6 (1.06%) Mac OS X
4 6 (1.06%) Windows Phone
5 5 (0.88%) Linux
6 4 (0.71%) UNIX
6 4 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.35%) webOS
7 2 (0.35%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 563 (99.65%) iOS Development
2 216 (38.23%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (19.12%) OO
4 89 (15.75%) TDD
5 66 (11.68%) Scrum
6 65 (11.50%) Android Development
7 60 (10.62%) Continuous Integration
8 50 (8.85%) Software Engineering
9 46 (8.14%) OOP
10 36 (6.37%) BDD
11 35 (6.19%) E-Commerce
12 25 (4.42%) Multithreading
12 25 (4.42%) Kanban
12 25 (4.42%) Unit Testing
12 25 (4.42%) MVC
13 24 (4.25%) Memory Management
14 23 (4.07%) Mobile Application Development
15 18 (3.19%) OOD
15 18 (3.19%) Mobile Device Management
16 14 (2.48%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 386 (68.32%) Objective-C
2 67 (11.86%) JavaScript
3 36 (6.37%) Java
3 36 (6.37%) C++
4 24 (4.25%) C
5 16 (2.83%) SQL
6 14 (2.48%) PHP
6 14 (2.48%) C#
7 6 (1.06%) Python
8 5 (0.88%) Ruby
9 4 (0.71%) PowerHouse
10 3 (0.53%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.35%) VBA
12 1 (0.18%) XPath
12 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.18%) XAML
Qualifications
1 17 (3.01%) Degree
2 7 (1.24%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.35%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.18%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.42%) QA
Vendors
1 79 (13.98%) Apple
2 27 (4.78%) Facebook
3 12 (2.12%) Xamarin
4 10 (1.77%) Google
4 10 (1.77%) Perforce
5 8 (1.42%) Microsoft
6 6 (1.06%) MobileIron
7 5 (0.88%) Adobe
8 3 (0.53%) Yahoo!
8 3 (0.53%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.53%) Twitter
8 3 (0.53%) Appcelerator
8 3 (0.53%) Sencha
8 3 (0.53%) Oracle
9 2 (0.35%) Cognos
9 2 (0.35%) Capita
10 1 (0.18%) Symbian
10 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.18%) IBM
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