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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iOS Developer
Rank 347 371 272
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -99
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 222 173 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.48% 0.39% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.42% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 130 203
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£388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £32.00 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.00 £84.50
% change year-on-year
- -62.13%
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
42937 40749 37644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.65% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27345 24737 21780
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £232 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1683 1811 2275
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.51 £40.00
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +28 140 £400 - 47
South East +14 44 £325 -7.14% 17
East Midlands +22 14 £375 +25.00% 7
North West -11 14 £363 +3.57% 7
South West -14 6 £350 +10.23% 2
West Midlands 0 2 £238 - 2
East of England - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - - 7
iOS Developer
UK

iOS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 486 (99.79%) iOS Development
2 483 (99.18%) Apple iOS
3 303 (62.22%) Objective-C
4 201 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
5 184 (37.78%) iPhone
6 166 (34.09%) Xcode
7 149 (30.60%) iPad
8 119 (24.44%) JSON
9 108 (22.18%) Cocoa
10 105 (21.56%) Android
11 102 (20.94%) Git (software)
11 102 (20.94%) Mobile App
12 93 (19.10%) Web Services
13 89 (18.28%) XML
14 86 (17.66%) User Experience
15 84 (17.25%) OO
15 84 (17.25%) TDD
16 80 (16.43%) RESTful
17 78 (16.02%) Cocoa Touch
18 71 (14.58%) JavaScript
19 69 (14.17%) iOS SDK
20 67 (13.76%) Scrum
21 61 (12.53%) HTML
21 61 (12.53%) Apple
22 55 (11.29%) Android Development
23 53 (10.88%) Subversion
24 49 (10.06%) Continuous Integration
25 48 (9.86%) HTML5
25 48 (9.86%) HTTP
26 44 (9.03%) REST

iOS Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 10 (2.05%) CMS
2 7 (1.44%) Node.js
3 3 (0.62%) Apache
4 2 (0.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.41%) WordPress
5 1 (0.21%) Drupal
5 1 (0.21%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (1.64%) Doxygen
2 4 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.41%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.41%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.03%) GitHub
3 2 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 48 (9.86%) HTTP
2 21 (4.31%) VPN
3 9 (1.85%) Internet
3 9 (1.85%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.62%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.41%) VoIP
5 2 (0.41%) iBeacon
6 1 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.21%) Intranet
6 1 (0.21%) RTP
6 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (4.72%) MySQL
2 6 (1.23%) SQLite
3 5 (1.03%) NoSQL
3 5 (1.03%) Relational Database
4 4 (0.82%) SQL Server
5 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.62%) CouchDB
5 3 (0.62%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (0.62%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.21%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.21%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.21%) Redis
6 1 (0.21%) Big Data
6 1 (0.21%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 166 (34.09%) Xcode
2 102 (20.94%) Git (software)
3 53 (10.88%) Subversion
4 14 (2.87%) Calabash
5 11 (2.26%) Jenkins
6 8 (1.64%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 4 (0.82%) JUnit
7 4 (0.82%) Mercurial
8 3 (0.62%) JIRA
8 3 (0.62%) Hudson
8 3 (0.62%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.41%) NUnit
9 2 (0.41%) Bugzilla
9 2 (0.41%) Ranorex
9 2 (0.41%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.41%) Axure RP
9 2 (0.41%) Selenium
9 2 (0.41%) Android Studio
9 2 (0.41%) Appium
10 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (7.80%) Finance
2 21 (4.31%) Banking
3 19 (3.90%) Retail
4 12 (2.46%) Games
5 10 (2.05%) Marketing
6 7 (1.44%) French Language
6 7 (1.44%) German Language
7 6 (1.23%) Advertising
7 6 (1.23%) Publishing
8 4 (0.82%) Automotive
9 2 (0.41%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.41%) Avionics
10 1 (0.21%) Electronics
10 1 (0.21%) Law
10 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (24.44%) JSON
2 108 (22.18%) Cocoa
3 93 (19.10%) Web Services
4 89 (18.28%) XML
5 80 (16.43%) RESTful
6 78 (16.02%) Cocoa Touch
7 69 (14.17%) iOS SDK
8 61 (12.53%) HTML
9 48 (9.86%) HTML5
10 44 (9.03%) REST
11 34 (6.98%) CSS
12 31 (6.37%) SOAP
13 24 (4.93%) CSS3
14 22 (4.52%) UIKit
15 15 (3.08%) .NET
16 14 (2.87%) jQuery
17 13 (2.67%) Core Animation
18 12 (2.46%) Apache Cordova
19 9 (1.85%) PhoneGap
19 9 (1.85%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 184 (37.78%) iPhone
2 149 (30.60%) iPad
3 102 (20.94%) Mobile App
4 86 (17.66%) User Experience
5 30 (6.16%) Computer Science
6 24 (4.93%) Social Media
7 16 (3.29%) Animation
8 13 (2.67%) Client/Server
8 13 (2.67%) Data Structures
9 12 (2.46%) Open Source
10 11 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (2.05%) Mobile Banking
12 8 (1.64%) New Media
13 7 (1.44%) Video on Demand
13 7 (1.44%) Streaming Video
14 6 (1.23%) Mobile Payment
14 6 (1.23%) N-Tier
14 6 (1.23%) Smartphone
14 6 (1.23%) Social Network
15 5 (1.03%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 483 (99.18%) Apple iOS
2 105 (21.56%) Android
3 21 (4.31%) Windows
4 12 (2.46%) Linux
5 9 (1.85%) Windows Phone
6 4 (0.82%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.62%) UNIX
8 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 486 (99.79%) iOS Development
2 201 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (17.25%) OO
3 84 (17.25%) TDD
4 67 (13.76%) Scrum
5 55 (11.29%) Android Development
6 49 (10.06%) Continuous Integration
7 41 (8.42%) Software Engineering
8 38 (7.80%) BDD
9 36 (7.39%) E-Commerce
10 29 (5.95%) OOP
11 27 (5.54%) Multithreading
12 25 (5.13%) Mobile Application Development
13 22 (4.52%) Kanban
13 22 (4.52%) Memory Management
14 18 (3.70%) Unit Testing
15 17 (3.49%) MVC
16 14 (2.87%) Web Design
17 13 (2.67%) Mobile Device Management
17 13 (2.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 303 (62.22%) Objective-C
2 71 (14.58%) JavaScript
3 32 (6.57%) Java
4 25 (5.13%) C++
5 16 (3.29%) SQL
6 10 (2.05%) C
7 9 (1.85%) C#
8 8 (1.64%) XPath
9 7 (1.44%) PHP
10 3 (0.62%) Ruby
11 2 (0.41%) XAML
12 1 (0.21%) VB
12 1 (0.21%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (3.70%) Degree
2 4 (0.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.21%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.21%) IAG
Systems Management
1 3 (0.62%) yum
1 3 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 61 (12.53%) Apple
2 16 (3.29%) Facebook
3 14 (2.87%) Google
4 10 (2.05%) Twitter
5 9 (1.85%) Microsoft
6 8 (1.64%) Perforce
6 8 (1.64%) Xamarin
7 7 (1.44%) Oracle
8 5 (1.03%) Appcelerator
9 4 (0.82%) Sencha
10 3 (0.62%) Adobe
11 2 (0.41%) Yahoo!
11 2 (0.41%) Kony
12 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com
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