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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iOS Developer
Rank 364 337 242
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -95
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 225 229 350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.49% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.53% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 163 256
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £473 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -62.50%
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
45626 43383 41175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.03% 92.64% 93.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 29592 26643 23710
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £229 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1873 1913 2427
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.65% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -3 144 £400 - 26
South East -26 29 £325 -10.34% 12
North West -1 24 £350 +7.69% 3
East Midlands +21 15 £325 +8.33%
West Midlands -4 4 £338 +17.39%
South West -29 3 £356 -5.00% 2
North East -27 2 - -
East of England -17 1 £350 +10.23%
Yorkshire -18 1 - - 6
iOS Developer
UK

iOS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 525 (99.81%) iOS Development
2 520 (98.86%) Apple iOS
3 347 (65.97%) Objective-C
4 216 (41.06%) iPhone
5 205 (38.97%) Agile Software Development
6 199 (37.83%) Xcode
7 170 (32.32%) iPad
8 138 (26.24%) JSON
9 124 (23.57%) Android
9 124 (23.57%) Cocoa
10 110 (20.91%) XML
11 106 (20.15%) OO
12 105 (19.96%) Mobile App
13 99 (18.82%) Git (software)
14 92 (17.49%) Web Services
15 90 (17.11%) RESTful
16 80 (15.21%) Cocoa Touch
16 80 (15.21%) JavaScript
16 80 (15.21%) User Experience
17 78 (14.83%) iOS SDK
18 77 (14.64%) TDD
19 69 (13.12%) HTML
20 59 (11.22%) Scrum
21 57 (10.84%) Apple
21 57 (10.84%) Android Development
22 53 (10.08%) Subversion
23 52 (9.89%) HTML5
24 44 (8.37%) HTTP
24 44 (8.37%) Continuous Integration
25 43 (8.17%) CSS

iOS Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (0.95%) CMS
1 5 (0.95%) Node.js
2 4 (0.76%) Apache
3 2 (0.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.19%) IIS
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.19%) Drupal
4 1 (0.19%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (1.52%) Doxygen
2 3 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (0.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.38%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.19%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.95%) GitHub
2 4 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 44 (8.37%) HTTP
2 21 (3.99%) VPN
3 8 (1.52%) HTTPS
4 5 (0.95%) Internet
5 3 (0.57%) VoIP
6 2 (0.38%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.38%) iBeacon
7 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.19%) RTP
7 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (4.75%) MySQL
2 14 (2.66%) SQLite
3 5 (0.95%) NoSQL
3 5 (0.95%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.57%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (0.57%) CouchDB
4 3 (0.57%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.38%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.19%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.19%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.19%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.19%) Redis
6 1 (0.19%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 199 (37.83%) Xcode
2 99 (18.82%) Git (software)
3 53 (10.08%) Subversion
4 17 (3.23%) Calabash
5 9 (1.71%) Jenkins
6 7 (1.33%) Cucumber
7 5 (0.95%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 5 (0.95%) JIRA
8 4 (0.76%) JUnit
8 4 (0.76%) Hudson
8 4 (0.76%) Mercurial
9 3 (0.57%) Bugzilla
10 2 (0.38%) NUnit
10 2 (0.38%) Selenium
10 2 (0.38%) Axure RP
10 2 (0.38%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.38%) Ranorex
10 2 (0.38%) Android Studio
11 1 (0.19%) Appium
11 1 (0.19%) Ant
General
1 40 (7.60%) Finance
2 26 (4.94%) Retail
3 21 (3.99%) Banking
4 13 (2.47%) Marketing
5 12 (2.28%) Games
6 8 (1.52%) Publishing
7 6 (1.14%) French Language
7 6 (1.14%) German Language
8 5 (0.95%) Advertising
9 4 (0.76%) Automotive
10 3 (0.57%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.38%) Avionics
11 2 (0.38%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.19%) Electronics
12 1 (0.19%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (26.24%) JSON
2 124 (23.57%) Cocoa
3 110 (20.91%) XML
4 92 (17.49%) Web Services
5 90 (17.11%) RESTful
6 80 (15.21%) Cocoa Touch
7 78 (14.83%) iOS SDK
8 69 (13.12%) HTML
9 52 (9.89%) HTML5
10 43 (8.17%) CSS
11 40 (7.60%) REST
12 32 (6.08%) CSS3
13 27 (5.13%) SOAP
14 23 (4.37%) UIKit
15 16 (3.04%) jQuery
16 11 (2.09%) Core Animation
16 11 (2.09%) .NET
16 11 (2.09%) Apache Cordova
17 10 (1.90%) PhoneGap
18 8 (1.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 216 (41.06%) iPhone
2 170 (32.32%) iPad
3 105 (19.96%) Mobile App
4 80 (15.21%) User Experience
5 29 (5.51%) Computer Science
6 25 (4.75%) Social Media
7 13 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (2.47%) Animation
8 12 (2.28%) Data Structures
8 12 (2.28%) Mobile Banking
9 11 (2.09%) Client/Server
10 10 (1.90%) Open Source
11 9 (1.71%) Mobile Payment
11 9 (1.71%) Blackberry
12 8 (1.52%) New Media
13 7 (1.33%) Video on Demand
14 6 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (1.14%) N-Tier
15 5 (0.95%) Streaming Video
15 5 (0.95%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 520 (98.86%) Apple iOS
2 124 (23.57%) Android
3 20 (3.80%) Windows
4 11 (2.09%) Linux
5 9 (1.71%) Windows Phone
6 5 (0.95%) UNIX
7 4 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 525 (99.81%) iOS Development
2 205 (38.97%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (20.15%) OO
4 77 (14.64%) TDD
5 59 (11.22%) Scrum
6 57 (10.84%) Android Development
7 44 (8.37%) Continuous Integration
8 39 (7.41%) Software Engineering
9 37 (7.03%) OOP
10 33 (6.27%) E-Commerce
11 32 (6.08%) BDD
12 25 (4.75%) Multithreading
13 24 (4.56%) Mobile Application Development
14 21 (3.99%) Memory Management
15 19 (3.61%) OOD
15 19 (3.61%) MVC
15 19 (3.61%) Systems Analysis
16 18 (3.42%) Kanban
17 16 (3.04%) Unit Testing
18 14 (2.66%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 347 (65.97%) Objective-C
2 80 (15.21%) JavaScript
3 36 (6.84%) Java
4 29 (5.51%) C++
5 15 (2.85%) SQL
6 14 (2.66%) C
7 9 (1.71%) C#
7 9 (1.71%) PHP
8 8 (1.52%) XPath
9 3 (0.57%) Ruby
10 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.19%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (3.61%) Degree
2 5 (0.95%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.38%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.19%) IAG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.19%) yum
1 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 57 (10.84%) Apple
2 18 (3.42%) Facebook
3 12 (2.28%) Microsoft
4 11 (2.09%) Google
5 10 (1.90%) Twitter
6 8 (1.52%) Perforce
7 7 (1.33%) Oracle
7 7 (1.33%) Xamarin
8 5 (0.95%) Appcelerator
9 4 (0.76%) Sencha
10 3 (0.57%) Adobe
10 3 (0.57%) Yahoo!
11 2 (0.38%) Kony
12 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.19%) Symbian
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