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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iOS Developer
Rank 312 307 281
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -26
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 324 313 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.60% 0.61% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.66% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 208 239
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £31.00 £45.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 - -
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
49918 47231 45321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.83% 92.31% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 32491 29236 27556
Average daily rate £405 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £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 1858 1876 1985
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -21 209 £450 +5.88% 44
South East -30 33 £369 -1.66% 9
North West -2 32 £400 +14.28% 13
South West +20 25 £400 +14.28% 10
East of England +13 9 £350 - 3
West Midlands +3 7 - - 4
Yorkshire -30 7 £300 -11.11% 4
East Midlands -4 3 £288 -2.54% 1
North East - 1 - - 3
iOS Developer
UK

iOS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 614 (99.68%) iOS Development
2 609 (98.86%) Apple iOS
3 403 (65.42%) Objective-C
4 344 (55.84%) Agile Software Development
5 197 (31.98%) Mobile App
6 174 (28.25%) Cocoa
7 156 (25.32%) Android
8 154 (25.00%) iPhone
9 151 (24.51%) Xcode
10 137 (22.24%) TDD
11 134 (21.75%) Android Development
11 134 (21.75%) Mobile Development
12 133 (21.59%) Apple Swift
13 119 (19.32%) JSON
14 114 (18.51%) User Experience
15 107 (17.37%) iOS SDK
16 102 (16.56%) Apple
16 102 (16.56%) OO
17 101 (16.40%) iPad
18 100 (16.23%) Cocoa Touch
19 96 (15.58%) Scrum
20 88 (14.29%) Git (software)
21 87 (14.12%) RESTful
22 85 (13.80%) Web Services
23 80 (12.99%) REST
24 66 (10.71%) JavaScript
25 64 (10.39%) HTML
26 63 (10.23%) Finance
27 61 (9.90%) BDD
28 59 (9.58%) Unit Testing

iOS Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 18 (2.92%) CMS
2 4 (0.65%) Node.js
3 3 (0.49%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (0.16%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (0.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.16%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.79%) GitHub
3 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.41%) HTTP
2 11 (1.79%) Internet
3 6 (0.97%) NFC
4 5 (0.81%) iBeacon
4 5 (0.81%) Bluetooth
5 3 (0.49%) UPnP
6 2 (0.32%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.16%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (4.22%) SQLite
2 13 (2.11%) MySQL
3 7 (1.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (0.65%) CouchDB
4 4 (0.65%) MongoDB
4 4 (0.65%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (0.49%) Big Data
5 3 (0.49%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 151 (24.51%) Xcode
2 88 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 25 (4.06%) Subversion
4 22 (3.57%) CocoaPods
5 11 (1.79%) Jenkins
6 10 (1.62%) JIRA
7 6 (0.97%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 4 (0.65%) Hudson
8 4 (0.65%) Calabash
9 3 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.49%) Axure RP
10 2 (0.32%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.16%) Android Studio
11 1 (0.16%) Appium
11 1 (0.16%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.16%) Bitbucket
General
1 63 (10.23%) Finance
2 27 (4.38%) Publishing
3 25 (4.06%) Banking
4 24 (3.90%) Retail
5 17 (2.76%) Marketing
6 15 (2.44%) Electronics
7 13 (2.11%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.95%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.30%) Games
10 5 (0.81%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.65%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.49%) Automotive
13 2 (0.32%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.16%) Advertising
14 1 (0.16%) Law
14 1 (0.16%) Legal
14 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (28.25%) Cocoa
2 119 (19.32%) JSON
3 107 (17.37%) iOS SDK
4 100 (16.23%) Cocoa Touch
5 87 (14.12%) RESTful
6 85 (13.80%) Web Services
7 80 (12.99%) REST
8 64 (10.39%) HTML
9 57 (9.25%) XML
10 40 (6.49%) CSS
10 40 (6.49%) Android SDK
11 39 (6.33%) HTML5
11 39 (6.33%) SOAP
11 39 (6.33%) Core Animation
12 30 (4.87%) UIKit
13 23 (3.73%) .NET
14 17 (2.76%) OpenGL
15 14 (2.27%) CSS3
16 10 (1.62%) jQuery
17 9 (1.46%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 197 (31.98%) Mobile App
2 154 (25.00%) iPhone
3 114 (18.51%) User Experience
4 101 (16.40%) iPad
5 39 (6.33%) Animation
6 35 (5.68%) Computer Science
7 23 (3.73%) Social Media
8 16 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (2.27%) Streaming Video
10 10 (1.62%) DTV
10 10 (1.62%) Video on Demand
11 9 (1.46%) Mobile Payment
12 7 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.14%) Augmented Reality
12 7 (1.14%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.97%) Mathematics
13 6 (0.97%) Physics
13 6 (0.97%) Mobile Banking
14 5 (0.81%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.81%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 609 (98.86%) Apple iOS
2 156 (25.32%) Android
3 23 (3.73%) Windows
4 11 (1.79%) Windows Phone
5 6 (0.97%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.65%) Windows Phone 7
7 3 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.49%) Linux
8 1 (0.16%) UNIX
8 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 614 (99.68%) iOS Development
2 344 (55.84%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (22.24%) TDD
4 134 (21.75%) Android Development
4 134 (21.75%) Mobile Development
5 102 (16.56%) OO
6 96 (15.58%) Scrum
7 61 (9.90%) BDD
8 59 (9.58%) Unit Testing
9 56 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 53 (8.60%) E-Commerce
11 48 (7.79%) OOD
12 44 (7.14%) Software Engineering
13 35 (5.68%) Automation Testing
14 34 (5.52%) OOP
15 30 (4.87%) Mobile Application Development
16 23 (3.73%) Memory Management
17 20 (3.25%) Multithreading
17 20 (3.25%) Pair Programming
18 18 (2.92%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 403 (65.42%) Objective-C
2 133 (21.59%) Apple Swift
3 66 (10.71%) JavaScript
4 55 (8.93%) Java
5 44 (7.14%) C++
6 42 (6.82%) C#
7 19 (3.08%) C
8 14 (2.27%) PHP
8 14 (2.27%) SQL
9 7 (1.14%) Ruby
10 5 (0.81%) ActionScript
11 2 (0.32%) Python
11 2 (0.32%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (0.16%) XPath
12 1 (0.16%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 40 (6.49%) Degree
2 2 (0.32%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.16%) yum
1 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 102 (16.56%) Apple
2 18 (2.92%) Xamarin
3 16 (2.60%) Google
4 11 (1.79%) SAP
5 9 (1.46%) Facebook
6 7 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.65%) Adobe
7 4 (0.65%) Appcelerator
8 3 (0.49%) Zend
8 3 (0.49%) Microsoft
9 2 (0.32%) Oracle
9 2 (0.32%) ION Trading
10 1 (0.16%) Volantis
10 1 (0.16%) Siebel
10 1 (0.16%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.16%) MobileIron
10 1 (0.16%) Netbiscuits
10 1 (0.16%) Kony
10 1 (0.16%) PayPal
10 1 (0.16%) Ingenico
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