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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iOS Developer
Rank 325 361 319
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -42
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 295 211 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.59% 0.44% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.47% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 150 150
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 5
Average hourly rate £41.00 - £22.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 - £22.66
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
46284 44438 38725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.57% 92.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 29150 27994 22829
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
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 1807 1851 1995
Average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 27 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iOS Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

iOS Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 May 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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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 +10 183 £450 +5.82% 42
South East +9 37 £325 - 7
North West +4 30 £350 -0.07% 10
South West +27 19 £400 +25.49% 6
East Midlands - 10 £400 - 1
West Midlands -6 8 £348 +26.36% 3
East of England -1 5 £450 +28.57% 7
Yorkshire -18 2 £360 +10.76% 5
iOS Developer
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iOS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 539 (99.81%) iOS Development
2 536 (99.26%) Apple iOS
3 336 (62.22%) Objective-C
4 266 (49.26%) Agile Software Development
5 171 (31.67%) iPhone
6 157 (29.07%) Mobile App
7 149 (27.59%) Xcode
8 132 (24.44%) iPad
9 128 (23.70%) Cocoa
10 123 (22.78%) JSON
11 122 (22.59%) Android
12 113 (20.93%) TDD
13 106 (19.63%) Web Services
14 102 (18.89%) iOS SDK
15 99 (18.33%) Git (software)
16 98 (18.15%) Mobile Development
17 97 (17.96%) Android Development
18 92 (17.04%) User Experience
18 92 (17.04%) Scrum
19 90 (16.67%) RESTful
20 89 (16.48%) Apple
21 87 (16.11%) Cocoa Touch
22 83 (15.37%) OO
23 75 (13.89%) Apple Swift
24 70 (12.96%) HTML
25 69 (12.78%) Finance
26 65 (12.04%) REST
27 62 (11.48%) JavaScript
28 60 (11.11%) HTML5
29 59 (10.93%) Software Engineering

iOS Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 17 (3.15%) Node.js
2 13 (2.41%) CMS
3 2 (0.37%) WordPress
3 2 (0.37%) Confluence
3 2 (0.37%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 2 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.56%) GitHub
3 3 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.44%) HTTP
2 9 (1.67%) Internet
3 7 (1.30%) Bluetooth
4 4 (0.74%) iBeacon
5 2 (0.37%) Skype
5 2 (0.37%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.37%) UPnP
6 1 (0.19%) NFC
6 1 (0.19%) DVB
6 1 (0.19%) PPTP
6 1 (0.19%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.59%) MySQL
2 12 (2.22%) SQLite
3 9 (1.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (0.74%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.56%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.56%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 149 (27.59%) Xcode
2 99 (18.33%) Git (software)
3 32 (5.93%) Subversion
4 20 (3.70%) CocoaPods
5 15 (2.78%) Jenkins
6 14 (2.59%) Calabash
7 8 (1.48%) JIRA
8 7 (1.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 4 (0.74%) Hudson
10 3 (0.56%) JUnit
10 3 (0.56%) Android Studio
10 3 (0.56%) Appium
10 3 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.56%) Axure RP
11 2 (0.37%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.19%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.19%) Maven
12 1 (0.19%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.19%) Bitbucket
General
1 69 (12.78%) Finance
2 40 (7.41%) Banking
3 24 (4.44%) Retail
4 12 (2.22%) Games
5 10 (1.85%) Publishing
5 10 (1.85%) Marketing
6 6 (1.11%) Electronics
6 6 (1.11%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.93%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.93%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.74%) Advertising
9 3 (0.56%) Automotive
9 3 (0.56%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.37%) French Language
10 2 (0.37%) German Language
10 2 (0.37%) Law
10 2 (0.37%) Legal
10 2 (0.37%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.19%) Avionics
11 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (23.70%) Cocoa
2 123 (22.78%) JSON
3 106 (19.63%) Web Services
4 102 (18.89%) iOS SDK
5 90 (16.67%) RESTful
6 87 (16.11%) Cocoa Touch
7 70 (12.96%) HTML
8 65 (12.04%) REST
9 60 (11.11%) HTML5
10 53 (9.81%) XML
11 33 (6.11%) CSS
11 33 (6.11%) Core Animation
12 28 (5.19%) SOAP
13 25 (4.63%) .NET
14 22 (4.07%) UIKit
15 18 (3.33%) CSS3
15 18 (3.33%) Android SDK
16 12 (2.22%) AngularJS
17 8 (1.48%) OpenGL
18 7 (1.30%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 171 (31.67%) iPhone
2 157 (29.07%) Mobile App
3 132 (24.44%) iPad
4 92 (17.04%) User Experience
5 37 (6.85%) Computer Science
6 36 (6.67%) Animation
7 19 (3.52%) Social Media
8 11 (2.04%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.85%) Mobile Banking
9 10 (1.85%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.48%) Mathematics
10 8 (1.48%) Physics
10 8 (1.48%) Smartphone
11 7 (1.30%) Streaming Video
12 6 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (1.11%) Video on Demand
13 5 (0.93%) Social Network
13 5 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
13 5 (0.93%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 536 (99.26%) Apple iOS
2 122 (22.59%) Android
3 18 (3.33%) Linux
4 15 (2.78%) Windows
5 14 (2.59%) UNIX
6 8 (1.48%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.74%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 539 (99.81%) iOS Development
2 266 (49.26%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (20.93%) TDD
4 98 (18.15%) Mobile Development
5 97 (17.96%) Android Development
6 92 (17.04%) Scrum
7 83 (15.37%) OO
8 59 (10.93%) Software Engineering
9 52 (9.63%) Continuous Integration
10 46 (8.52%) BDD
11 38 (7.04%) Unit Testing
12 37 (6.85%) Multithreading
13 36 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
14 34 (6.30%) OOP
15 28 (5.19%) MVC
16 27 (5.00%) E-Commerce
16 27 (5.00%) Memory Management
17 20 (3.70%) OOD
18 15 (2.78%) Kanban
18 15 (2.78%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 336 (62.22%) Objective-C
2 75 (13.89%) Apple Swift
3 62 (11.48%) JavaScript
4 42 (7.78%) Java
5 39 (7.22%) C#
6 38 (7.04%) C++
7 17 (3.15%) C
8 13 (2.41%) SQL
9 5 (0.93%) ActionScript
9 5 (0.93%) Ruby
10 4 (0.74%) PHP
11 2 (0.37%) XPath
11 2 (0.37%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.19%) XAML
12 1 (0.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (7.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.19%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.19%) Firmware
1 1 (0.19%) IAG
Systems Management
1 5 (0.93%) yum
1 5 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.19%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 89 (16.48%) Apple
2 18 (3.33%) Google
3 13 (2.41%) Microsoft
4 12 (2.22%) Facebook
5 10 (1.85%) Xamarin
6 6 (1.11%) Twitter
6 6 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (0.93%) Oracle
8 4 (0.74%) SAP
8 4 (0.74%) Adobe
9 3 (0.56%) Appcelerator
10 2 (0.37%) Kony
10 2 (0.37%) PayPal
10 2 (0.37%) Ingenico
11 1 (0.19%) MobileIron
11 1 (0.19%) Netbiscuits
11 1 (0.19%) Perforce
11 1 (0.19%) ION Trading
11 1 (0.19%) Volantis
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