The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had iOS Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iOS Developer
Rank 372 309 318
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +9
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 268 376 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.71% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.75% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 279 210
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £32.60 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.60 -
iOS Developer
UK

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
46888 50234 48267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.74% 94.99% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30895 32536 29727
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1440 1905 1932
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.12 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

iOS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured iOS Developer in the job title.

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 28 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -52 166 £450 - 57
North West -7 25 £425 +6.25% 11
South East -15 18 £325 -13.33% 4
South West -1 17 £500 +25.00% 7
Yorkshire +15 16 £363 +26.08% 3
East of England +23 15 £350 +16.66% 5
West Midlands -29 4 £350 -9.67% 3
East Midlands 0 3 £300 - 7
North East -20 2 £338 +5.46% 1
iOS Developer
UK

iOS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, iOS Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring iOS Developer in the job title.

1 502 (98.82%) iOS Development
2 499 (98.23%) Apple iOS
3 356 (70.08%) Objective-C
4 277 (54.53%) Apple Swift
5 255 (50.20%) Agile Software Development
6 177 (34.84%) TDD
7 158 (31.10%) Xcode
8 155 (30.51%) Cocoa
9 144 (28.35%) Mobile App
9 144 (28.35%) Mobile Development
10 119 (23.43%) Scrum
11 110 (21.65%) iPhone
12 108 (21.26%) User Experience
13 107 (21.06%) Android
14 104 (20.47%) Unit Testing
15 103 (20.28%) iPad
16 102 (20.08%) Apple
17 92 (18.11%) RESTful
18 91 (17.91%) BDD
19 85 (16.73%) Git (software)
20 81 (15.94%) Cocoa Touch
21 72 (14.17%) Core Data
22 71 (13.98%) Android Development
23 70 (13.78%) Web Services
23 70 (13.78%) OO
24 69 (13.58%) iOS SDK
25 68 (13.39%) REST
26 67 (13.19%) JSON
27 63 (12.40%) Continuous Integration
28 62 (12.20%) JavaScript

iOS Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 7 (1.38%) Mule
2 5 (0.98%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (0.79%) CMS
4 2 (0.39%) Apache
4 2 (0.39%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (0.39%) JBoss
5 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (1.97%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.59%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.20%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (3.35%) TestFlight
3 9 (1.77%) GitHub
4 7 (1.38%) Google Play
5 6 (1.18%) iTunes
6 4 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.59%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.39%) Firebase
9 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.20%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.31%) HTTP
2 17 (3.35%) Network Security
3 12 (2.36%) Internet
4 5 (0.98%) Bluetooth
5 3 (0.59%) MQTT
6 2 (0.39%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.39%) Skype
6 2 (0.39%) SSL
6 2 (0.39%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.20%) DNS
7 1 (0.20%) RIP
7 1 (0.20%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (4.53%) MongoDB
1 23 (4.53%) SQLite
2 20 (3.94%) MySQL
3 18 (3.54%) CouchDB
4 17 (3.35%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (0.39%) Big Data
5 2 (0.39%) DB2
6 1 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.20%) Mixpanel
6 1 (0.20%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.20%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 158 (31.10%) Xcode
2 85 (16.73%) Git (software)
3 30 (5.91%) Jenkins
4 22 (4.33%) Subversion
5 12 (2.36%) CocoaPods
6 11 (2.17%) Ant
7 10 (1.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (1.77%) Bitbucket
8 9 (1.77%) Gradle
9 6 (1.18%) Appium
9 6 (1.18%) Hudson
9 6 (1.18%) Maven
10 5 (0.98%) Android Studio
10 5 (0.98%) Calabash
10 5 (0.98%) JIRA
10 5 (0.98%) Mercurial
11 4 (0.79%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.59%) git-flow
12 3 (0.59%) JUnit
12 3 (0.59%) Vagrant
General
1 27 (5.31%) Games
1 27 (5.31%) Retail
2 23 (4.53%) Banking
3 19 (3.74%) Publishing
4 15 (2.95%) Finance
5 11 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.38%) Marketing
7 6 (1.18%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.39%) Back Office
8 2 (0.39%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.20%) Advertising
9 1 (0.20%) Billing
9 1 (0.20%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (30.51%) Cocoa
2 92 (18.11%) RESTful
3 81 (15.94%) Cocoa Touch
4 72 (14.17%) Core Data
5 70 (13.78%) Web Services
6 69 (13.58%) iOS SDK
7 68 (13.39%) REST
8 67 (13.19%) JSON
9 48 (9.45%) XML
10 39 (7.68%) Core Animation
11 36 (7.09%) SOAP
12 34 (6.69%) UIKit
13 31 (6.10%) HTML
14 23 (4.53%) CSS
15 19 (3.74%) HTML5
16 18 (3.54%) OpenGL
17 14 (2.76%) CSS3
18 13 (2.56%) Node.js
19 8 (1.57%) Android SDK
20 7 (1.38%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 144 (28.35%) Mobile App
2 110 (21.65%) iPhone
3 108 (21.26%) User Experience
4 103 (20.28%) iPad
5 51 (10.04%) Computer Science
6 37 (7.28%) Animation
7 26 (5.12%) Digital Media
8 16 (3.15%) Mobile Banking
9 15 (2.95%) Apple TV
9 15 (2.95%) Smartphone
10 14 (2.76%) Data Structures
11 13 (2.56%) Fintech
12 11 (2.17%) Algorithms
12 11 (2.17%) Cryptography
13 9 (1.77%) Mathematics
13 9 (1.77%) NHS
13 9 (1.77%) Social Media
14 8 (1.57%) Augmented Reality
14 8 (1.57%) Embedded Systems
15 7 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 499 (98.23%) Apple iOS
2 107 (21.06%) Android
3 10 (1.97%) Windows
4 9 (1.77%) Linux
5 5 (0.98%) Mac OS
6 3 (0.59%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.59%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.39%) Unix
7 2 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 502 (98.82%) iOS Development
2 255 (50.20%) Agile Software Development
3 177 (34.84%) TDD
4 144 (28.35%) Mobile Development
5 119 (23.43%) Scrum
6 104 (20.47%) Unit Testing
7 91 (17.91%) BDD
8 71 (13.98%) Android Development
9 70 (13.78%) OO
10 63 (12.40%) Continuous Integration
11 58 (11.42%) E-Commerce
12 50 (9.84%) Software Engineering
13 33 (6.50%) OOD
14 31 (6.10%) OOP
15 27 (5.31%) Web Development
16 25 (4.92%) Memory Management
17 24 (4.72%) Automated Testing
17 24 (4.72%) Multithreading
18 23 (4.53%) Mobile Application Development
19 20 (3.94%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 356 (70.08%) Objective-C
2 277 (54.53%) Apple Swift
3 62 (12.20%) JavaScript
4 59 (11.61%) Java
5 27 (5.31%) C++
6 25 (4.92%) SQL
7 22 (4.33%) PHP
8 21 (4.13%) C#
9 17 (3.35%) C
10 11 (2.17%) Ruby
11 3 (0.59%) Python
12 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.20%) F#
12 1 (0.20%) Groovy
12 1 (0.20%) R
12 1 (0.20%) RubyMotion
12 1 (0.20%) Scala
12 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 57 (11.22%) Degree
2 2 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.79%) QA
2 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (0.98%) Docker
2 1 (0.20%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (0.59%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 102 (20.08%) Apple
2 13 (2.56%) Google
3 12 (2.36%) Xamarin
4 6 (1.18%) ION Trading
5 3 (0.59%) Facebook
5 3 (0.59%) Twitter
6 2 (0.39%) Appcelerator
6 2 (0.39%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle
7 1 (0.20%) HP
7 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com
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