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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iOS Developer
Rank 376 302 309
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +7
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 268 370 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.72% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.76% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 266 198
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £544 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £344
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £34.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.50 -
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
47288 48921 46148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.82% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31099 31589 28488
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1397 1847 1900
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.34% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -48 166 £450 +5.88% 77
South East -1 30 £425 +13.33% 11
Yorkshire +12 19 £413 +14.58% 6
North West -27 17 £425 +7.59% 14
South West -23 14 £500 +25.00% 2
East of England +21 12 £363 -14.70% 7
East Midlands -2 4 £330 -5.71% 5
West Midlands -32 4 £281 -27.41% 6
North East -35 2 £338 - 1
iOS Developer
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iOS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 508 (98.64%) iOS Development
2 506 (98.25%) Apple iOS
3 352 (68.35%) Objective-C
4 273 (53.01%) Apple Swift
5 243 (47.18%) Agile Software Development
6 173 (33.59%) TDD
7 153 (29.71%) Xcode
8 150 (29.13%) Mobile App
9 148 (28.74%) Mobile Development
10 147 (28.54%) Cocoa
11 110 (21.36%) User Experience
12 109 (21.17%) Scrum
13 106 (20.58%) iPhone
14 101 (19.61%) Apple
15 99 (19.22%) Android
16 98 (19.03%) iPad
17 97 (18.83%) RESTful
18 94 (18.25%) Unit Testing
19 87 (16.89%) BDD
20 79 (15.34%) Cocoa Touch
20 79 (15.34%) Git (software)
21 75 (14.56%) Web Services
22 71 (13.79%) REST
22 71 (13.79%) Android Development
23 68 (13.20%) iOS SDK
23 68 (13.20%) JSON
24 66 (12.82%) OO
25 65 (12.62%) Continuous Integration
26 57 (11.07%) Java
27 56 (10.87%) Degree

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 10 (1.94%) CMS
2 7 (1.36%) Mule
3 5 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (0.39%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (0.39%) JBoss
5 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (1.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.58%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.19%) InVision
3 1 (0.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.72%) TestFlight
3 11 (2.14%) GitHub
4 7 (1.36%) Google Play
5 6 (1.17%) iTunes
6 4 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.39%) Firebase
7 2 (0.39%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.19%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.63%) HTTP
2 14 (2.72%) Network Security
3 7 (1.36%) Internet
4 5 (0.97%) Bluetooth
5 4 (0.78%) MQTT
6 2 (0.39%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.39%) Skype
6 2 (0.39%) SSL
6 2 (0.39%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.19%) DNS
7 1 (0.19%) RIP
7 1 (0.19%) SSH
7 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (3.88%) MongoDB
1 20 (3.88%) SQLite
2 17 (3.30%) MySQL
3 15 (2.91%) CouchDB
4 14 (2.72%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (0.39%) Big Data
5 2 (0.39%) DB2
5 2 (0.39%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.39%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.39%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.19%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.19%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 153 (29.71%) Xcode
2 79 (15.34%) Git (software)
3 32 (6.21%) Jenkins
4 16 (3.11%) Subversion
5 14 (2.72%) Ant
6 13 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 12 (2.33%) Gradle
8 9 (1.75%) Bitbucket
9 8 (1.55%) CocoaPods
10 5 (0.97%) Android Studio
10 5 (0.97%) Mercurial
11 4 (0.78%) Appium
11 4 (0.78%) JIRA
12 3 (0.58%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.58%) Hudson
12 3 (0.58%) JUnit
12 3 (0.58%) Maven
12 3 (0.58%) Vagrant
13 2 (0.39%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 2 (0.39%) Cucumber
General
1 31 (6.02%) Banking
2 26 (5.05%) Retail
3 25 (4.85%) Games
4 23 (4.47%) Finance
5 21 (4.08%) Publishing
6 11 (2.14%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.94%) Retail Banking
8 6 (1.17%) Marketing
9 3 (0.58%) Automotive
9 3 (0.58%) Back Office
10 2 (0.39%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.19%) Advertising
11 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.19%) Billing
11 1 (0.19%) Electronics
11 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.19%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (28.54%) Cocoa
2 97 (18.83%) RESTful
3 79 (15.34%) Cocoa Touch
4 75 (14.56%) Web Services
5 71 (13.79%) REST
6 68 (13.20%) iOS SDK
6 68 (13.20%) JSON
7 49 (9.51%) XML
8 44 (8.54%) Core Animation
9 38 (7.38%) SOAP
10 32 (6.21%) UIKit
11 26 (5.05%) HTML
12 18 (3.50%) CSS
12 18 (3.50%) OpenGL
13 16 (3.11%) HTML5
14 13 (2.52%) Node.js
15 11 (2.14%) CSS3
16 9 (1.75%) AngularJS
17 7 (1.36%) .NET
17 7 (1.36%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 150 (29.13%) Mobile App
2 110 (21.36%) User Experience
3 106 (20.58%) iPhone
4 98 (19.03%) iPad
5 49 (9.51%) Computer Science
6 44 (8.54%) Animation
7 22 (4.27%) Digital Media
8 20 (3.88%) Data Structures
9 19 (3.69%) Mobile Banking
10 16 (3.11%) Algorithms
10 16 (3.11%) Fintech
10 16 (3.11%) Smartphone
11 13 (2.52%) Cryptography
12 12 (2.33%) Apple TV
13 9 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
13 9 (1.75%) Mathematics
14 8 (1.55%) NHS
15 7 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
15 7 (1.36%) Social Media
16 6 (1.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 506 (98.25%) Apple iOS
2 99 (19.22%) Android
3 10 (1.94%) Windows
4 9 (1.75%) Linux
5 4 (0.78%) Mac OS
6 3 (0.58%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.39%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.39%) Unix
7 2 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.19%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 508 (98.64%) iOS Development
2 243 (47.18%) Agile Software Development
3 173 (33.59%) TDD
4 148 (28.74%) Mobile Development
5 109 (21.17%) Scrum
6 94 (18.25%) Unit Testing
7 87 (16.89%) BDD
8 71 (13.79%) Android Development
9 66 (12.82%) OO
10 65 (12.62%) Continuous Integration
11 53 (10.29%) Software Engineering
12 52 (10.10%) E-Commerce
13 35 (6.80%) Multithreading
14 31 (6.02%) OOD
15 27 (5.24%) Memory Management
15 27 (5.24%) OOP
16 23 (4.47%) Automated Testing
16 23 (4.47%) Web Development
17 20 (3.88%) Mobile Application Development
18 19 (3.69%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 352 (68.35%) Objective-C
2 273 (53.01%) Apple Swift
3 57 (11.07%) Java
4 55 (10.68%) JavaScript
5 26 (5.05%) C++
6 23 (4.47%) C#
7 21 (4.08%) SQL
8 19 (3.69%) C
8 19 (3.69%) PHP
9 10 (1.94%) Ruby
10 3 (0.58%) Groovy
11 2 (0.39%) Python
12 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.19%) F#
12 1 (0.19%) RubyMotion
12 1 (0.19%) Scala
12 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 56 (10.87%) Degree
2 2 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.78%) QA
2 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (0.97%) Docker
2 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (0.58%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.19%) yum
Vendors
1 101 (19.61%) Apple
2 15 (2.91%) Google
2 15 (2.91%) Xamarin
3 8 (1.55%) ION Trading
4 4 (0.78%) Microsoft
5 3 (0.58%) Facebook
5 3 (0.58%) Twitter
6 2 (0.39%) Appcelerator
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle
7 1 (0.19%) HP
7 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.19%) SAP
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