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 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iOS Developer
Rank 321 409 329
Rank change year-on-year
+88 -80
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 300 176 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.59% 0.35% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.38% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 126 149
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £319 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Average hourly rate £41.00 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
+28.12% -
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
46657 46455 40584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.33% 92.38% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28786 28831 23826
Average daily rate £400 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
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 1833 1870 2077
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-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 24 April 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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +30 179 £413 -2.94% 59
South East +35 52 £346 +6.53% 10
North West +3 24 £350 -0.07% 10
South West +22 21 £375 +15.38% 12
West Midlands -7 9 £348 -0.71% 2
East Midlands - 7 £388 - 1
East of England +20 6 £363 -3.33% 2
Yorkshire -19 1 - - 2
iOS Developer
UK

iOS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 516 (99.81%) iOS Development
2 512 (99.03%) Apple iOS
3 316 (61.12%) Objective-C
4 232 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
5 181 (35.01%) iPhone
6 152 (29.40%) Xcode
7 146 (28.24%) iPad
8 141 (27.27%) Mobile App
9 122 (23.60%) Cocoa
10 116 (22.44%) JSON
11 106 (20.50%) Android
12 103 (19.92%) TDD
13 94 (18.18%) Web Services
14 93 (17.99%) User Experience
15 92 (17.79%) iOS SDK
16 89 (17.21%) Scrum
17 87 (16.83%) Git (software)
18 86 (16.63%) RESTful
18 86 (16.63%) Cocoa Touch
19 83 (16.05%) Mobile Development
20 81 (15.67%) Apple
21 76 (14.70%) HTML
22 74 (14.31%) Android Development
23 73 (14.12%) OO
24 69 (13.35%) Apple Swift
25 66 (12.77%) JavaScript
26 64 (12.38%) HTML5
27 60 (11.61%) Finance
28 57 (11.03%) XML
29 56 (10.83%) Software Engineering

iOS Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 16 (3.09%) Node.js
2 13 (2.51%) CMS
3 2 (0.39%) Confluence
3 2 (0.39%) WordPress
4 1 (0.19%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.39%) GitHub
5 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.64%) HTTP
2 9 (1.74%) Internet
3 8 (1.55%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.39%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.39%) UPnP
4 2 (0.39%) iBeacon
5 1 (0.19%) Skype
5 1 (0.19%) VoIP
5 1 (0.19%) PPP
5 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.19%) DVB
5 1 (0.19%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.32%) MySQL
2 7 (1.35%) SQLite
2 7 (1.35%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.39%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.19%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.19%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 152 (29.40%) Xcode
2 87 (16.83%) Git (software)
3 30 (5.80%) Subversion
4 21 (4.06%) CocoaPods
5 14 (2.71%) Calabash
6 13 (2.51%) Jenkins
7 7 (1.35%) JIRA
8 6 (1.16%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 3 (0.58%) Appium
9 3 (0.58%) Axure RP
9 3 (0.58%) Hudson
9 3 (0.58%) JUnit
10 2 (0.39%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.39%) Selenium
10 2 (0.39%) Android Studio
11 1 (0.19%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.19%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.19%) Maven
General
1 60 (11.61%) Finance
2 41 (7.93%) Banking
3 24 (4.64%) Retail
4 13 (2.51%) Games
5 9 (1.74%) Marketing
5 9 (1.74%) Publishing
6 5 (0.97%) Investment Banking
6 5 (0.97%) Advertising
7 4 (0.77%) Electronics
7 4 (0.77%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.77%) Automotive
7 4 (0.77%) French Language
7 4 (0.77%) German Language
8 3 (0.58%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.39%) Law
9 2 (0.39%) Legal
9 2 (0.39%) Avionics
10 1 (0.19%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (23.60%) Cocoa
2 116 (22.44%) JSON
3 94 (18.18%) Web Services
4 92 (17.79%) iOS SDK
5 86 (16.63%) RESTful
5 86 (16.63%) Cocoa Touch
6 76 (14.70%) HTML
7 64 (12.38%) HTML5
8 57 (11.03%) XML
9 54 (10.44%) REST
10 40 (7.74%) CSS
11 31 (6.00%) Core Animation
12 26 (5.03%) SOAP
13 25 (4.84%) .NET
14 24 (4.64%) CSS3
15 19 (3.68%) UIKit
16 14 (2.71%) Android SDK
17 12 (2.32%) AngularJS
18 10 (1.93%) Apache Cordova
19 8 (1.55%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 181 (35.01%) iPhone
2 146 (28.24%) iPad
3 141 (27.27%) Mobile App
4 93 (17.99%) User Experience
5 39 (7.54%) Computer Science
6 35 (6.77%) Animation
7 17 (3.29%) Social Media
8 14 (2.71%) Open Source
9 10 (1.93%) Client/Server
10 9 (1.74%) Mobile Banking
11 8 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (1.55%) Data Structures
12 7 (1.35%) Mathematics
12 7 (1.35%) Physics
13 6 (1.16%) Streaming Video
13 6 (1.16%) Smartphone
13 6 (1.16%) Mobile Payment
13 6 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (1.16%) New Media
13 6 (1.16%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 512 (99.03%) Apple iOS
2 106 (20.50%) Android
3 20 (3.87%) Linux
4 17 (3.29%) Windows
5 14 (2.71%) UNIX
6 8 (1.55%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.77%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 516 (99.81%) iOS Development
2 232 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (19.92%) TDD
4 89 (17.21%) Scrum
5 83 (16.05%) Mobile Development
6 74 (14.31%) Android Development
7 73 (14.12%) OO
8 56 (10.83%) Software Engineering
9 43 (8.32%) BDD
9 43 (8.32%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (7.54%) Multithreading
11 36 (6.96%) Mobile Application Development
12 31 (6.00%) OOP
12 31 (6.00%) Unit Testing
13 28 (5.42%) Memory Management
14 27 (5.22%) MVC
15 25 (4.84%) E-Commerce
16 16 (3.09%) OOD
17 15 (2.90%) Kanban
18 14 (2.71%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 316 (61.12%) Objective-C
2 69 (13.35%) Apple Swift
3 66 (12.77%) JavaScript
4 41 (7.93%) Java
5 35 (6.77%) C++
6 32 (6.19%) C#
7 15 (2.90%) C
8 11 (2.13%) SQL
9 5 (0.97%) PHP
10 4 (0.77%) XPath
10 4 (0.77%) Ruby
11 2 (0.39%) ActionScript
11 2 (0.39%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (0.19%) XAML
12 1 (0.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (7.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.19%) IAG
1 1 (0.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (0.77%) yum
1 4 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.19%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 81 (15.67%) Apple
2 19 (3.68%) Google
3 13 (2.51%) Microsoft
4 12 (2.32%) Facebook
5 9 (1.74%) Xamarin
5 9 (1.74%) Twitter
6 5 (0.97%) Oracle
6 5 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.77%) Adobe
8 2 (0.39%) SAP
8 2 (0.39%) Appcelerator
8 2 (0.39%) PayPal
8 2 (0.39%) Ingenico
9 1 (0.19%) Kony
9 1 (0.19%) MobileIron
9 1 (0.19%) Sencha
9 1 (0.19%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.19%) Perforce
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