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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iOS Developer
Rank 379 298 381
Rank change year-on-year
-81 +83
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 245 356 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.48% 0.69% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.73% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 223 152
Median daily rate £419 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 6
Median hourly rate - £41.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +26.15%
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
48564 48799 47642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.03% 94.77% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 32040 30125 29587
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1382 1958 1985
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 -85 151 £475 +11.76% 50
Yorkshire +28 25 £388 - 6
South East -48 23 £413 +13.79% 10
North West -13 19 £375 +7.14% 9
East of England +4 10 £350 -3.44% 1
South West -11 10 £413 +8.19% 1
East Midlands +4 5 £300 -22.58% 2
North East - 3 £325 -
West Midlands -18 2 £275 -20.86% 4
iOS Developer
UK

iOS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 May 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.

1 447 (99.33%) Apple iOS
2 444 (98.67%) iOS Development
3 280 (62.22%) Objective-C
4 202 (44.89%) Apple Swift
5 193 (42.89%) Agile Software Development
6 133 (29.56%) Mobile App
7 131 (29.11%) TDD
8 115 (25.56%) Xcode
9 107 (23.78%) RESTful
10 103 (22.89%) Cocoa
10 103 (22.89%) Mobile Development
11 100 (22.22%) Android
12 96 (21.33%) User Experience
13 93 (20.67%) iPhone
14 86 (19.11%) Scrum
15 84 (18.67%) iPad
16 76 (16.89%) Android Development
17 70 (15.56%) Apple
18 64 (14.22%) BDD
19 59 (13.11%) iOS SDK
19 59 (13.11%) JSON
19 59 (13.11%) OO
20 55 (12.22%) Unit Testing
21 52 (11.56%) Software Engineering
22 51 (11.33%) REST
23 48 (10.67%) JavaScript
24 46 (10.22%) Continuous Integration
25 45 (10.00%) Web Services
25 45 (10.00%) XML
25 45 (10.00%) Cocoa Touch

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 14 (3.11%) CMS
2 7 (1.56%) Mule
3 5 (1.11%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (0.89%) Confluence
5 3 (0.67%) Node.js
6 2 (0.44%) IIS
7 1 (0.22%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.11%) GitHub
2 6 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.44%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.22%) Heroku
5 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (7.33%) HTTP
2 6 (1.33%) Bluetooth
2 6 (1.33%) Network Security
3 4 (0.89%) MQTT
4 2 (0.44%) Firewall
4 2 (0.44%) Internet
4 2 (0.44%) RTSP
4 2 (0.44%) SSL
4 2 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.22%) DNS
5 1 (0.22%) iBeacon
5 1 (0.22%) PPP
5 1 (0.22%) PPTP
5 1 (0.22%) RIP
5 1 (0.22%) Skype
5 1 (0.22%) SSH
5 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.33%) SQLite
2 5 (1.11%) MongoDB
2 5 (1.11%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (0.89%) MySQL
3 4 (0.89%) SAP HANA
4 3 (0.67%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (0.67%) CouchDB
5 2 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (0.44%) Big Data
5 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.22%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 115 (25.56%) Xcode
2 40 (8.89%) Git (software)
3 26 (5.78%) Jenkins
4 14 (3.11%) Gradle
5 13 (2.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (2.67%) Ant
7 10 (2.22%) JIRA
7 10 (2.22%) Subversion
8 7 (1.56%) Android Studio
9 5 (1.11%) Bitbucket
9 5 (1.11%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.11%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.89%) IntelliJ
11 3 (0.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 3 (0.67%) Appium
11 3 (0.67%) CocoaPods
12 2 (0.44%) Clang
12 2 (0.44%) git-flow
12 2 (0.44%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (0.44%) Travis CI
General
1 28 (6.22%) Retail
2 26 (5.78%) Finance
2 26 (5.78%) Games
3 23 (5.11%) Banking
4 15 (3.33%) Publishing
5 11 (2.44%) Retail Banking
6 5 (1.11%) Automotive
6 5 (1.11%) Marketing
6 5 (1.11%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.44%) Back Office
7 2 (0.44%) Electronics
7 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.22%) Advertising
8 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.22%) Billing
8 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (23.78%) RESTful
2 103 (22.89%) Cocoa
3 59 (13.11%) iOS SDK
3 59 (13.11%) JSON
4 51 (11.33%) REST
5 45 (10.00%) Cocoa Touch
5 45 (10.00%) Web Services
5 45 (10.00%) XML
6 29 (6.44%) HTML
7 26 (5.78%) Core Animation
7 26 (5.78%) SOAP
8 18 (4.00%) HTML5
9 16 (3.56%) CSS
10 14 (3.11%) UIKit
11 13 (2.89%) .NET
12 10 (2.22%) Android SDK
12 10 (2.22%) AngularJS
13 9 (2.00%) PhoneGap
14 7 (1.56%) J2EE
14 7 (1.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 133 (29.56%) Mobile App
2 96 (21.33%) User Experience
3 93 (20.67%) iPhone
4 84 (18.67%) iPad
5 30 (6.67%) Computer Science
6 25 (5.56%) Animation
6 25 (5.56%) Data Structures
7 19 (4.22%) Algorithms
8 14 (3.11%) Cryptography
9 13 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (2.89%) Mobile Banking
10 12 (2.67%) Streaming Video
11 10 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
11 10 (2.22%) Smartphone
12 9 (2.00%) Digital Media
13 8 (1.78%) Social Media
14 7 (1.56%) Fintech
14 7 (1.56%) Video on Demand
15 6 (1.33%) Blockchain
15 6 (1.33%) Cryptocurrency
Operating Systems
1 447 (99.33%) Apple iOS
2 100 (22.22%) Android
3 12 (2.67%) Windows
4 5 (1.11%) Linux
5 2 (0.44%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (0.44%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.22%) Unix
6 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 444 (98.67%) iOS Development
2 193 (42.89%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (29.11%) TDD
4 103 (22.89%) Mobile Development
5 86 (19.11%) Scrum
6 76 (16.89%) Android Development
7 64 (14.22%) BDD
8 59 (13.11%) OO
9 55 (12.22%) Unit Testing
10 52 (11.56%) Software Engineering
11 46 (10.22%) Continuous Integration
12 42 (9.33%) E-Commerce
13 37 (8.22%) Multithreading
14 28 (6.22%) OOD
15 22 (4.89%) Mobile Application Development
16 21 (4.67%) Automated Testing
16 21 (4.67%) Memory Management
17 20 (4.44%) OOP
18 16 (3.56%) Continuous Delivery
19 14 (3.11%) Code Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 280 (62.22%) Objective-C
2 202 (44.89%) Apple Swift
3 48 (10.67%) JavaScript
4 44 (9.78%) Java
5 26 (5.78%) C#
5 26 (5.78%) C++
6 23 (5.11%) C
7 10 (2.22%) PHP
8 9 (2.00%) SQL
9 4 (0.89%) Groovy
9 4 (0.89%) Ruby
10 2 (0.44%) Python
10 2 (0.44%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.22%) F#
11 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.22%) Firmware
2 1 (0.22%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.44%) AirWatch
2 2 (0.44%) yum
Vendors
1 70 (15.56%) Apple
2 15 (3.33%) Xamarin
3 8 (1.78%) Google
4 5 (1.11%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.11%) SAP
5 4 (0.89%) ION Trading
6 3 (0.67%) Appcelerator
7 2 (0.44%) Facebook
7 2 (0.44%) Kony
7 2 (0.44%) Oracle
8 1 (0.22%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.22%) OpenText
8 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.22%) Sencha
8 1 (0.22%) Twitter
Liverpool, Merseyside
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £ Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
FDM Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Reco Group
Rate: £0 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Global Markets Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £500+ per day
Posted: 25 days ago