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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iOS Developer
Rank 339 387 313
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -74
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 248 182 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.50% 0.37% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.41% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 130 153
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £278 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+14.61% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £41.00 £32.00 £87.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% -63.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.58 £32.00 £52.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.84 £32.00 £121.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £32.00 £125.00
% change year-on-year
+28.12% -74.40%
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
46038 44890 39234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.43% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 28471 27469 23064
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £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 1820 1898 2085
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.49%
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 £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +18 151 £400 -5.88% 53
South East +5 54 £378 +16.15% 9
South West +2 12 £358 +10.00% 5
North West -13 11 £350 - 9
West Midlands -7 7 £348 +11.20% 1
East Midlands +1 6 £375 +25.00% 2
East of England +11 5 £363 +45.00% 2
Yorkshire -12 1 - - 3
North East - - - - 2
iOS Developer
UK

iOS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 470 (99.79%) iOS Development
2 469 (99.58%) Apple iOS
3 282 (59.87%) Objective-C
4 188 (39.92%) Agile Software Development
5 176 (37.37%) iPhone
6 158 (33.55%) Xcode
7 149 (31.63%) iPad
8 117 (24.84%) Mobile App
9 105 (22.29%) JSON
10 98 (20.81%) Android
11 97 (20.59%) Cocoa
12 93 (19.75%) TDD
13 89 (18.90%) Web Services
14 85 (18.05%) User Experience
15 83 (17.62%) iOS SDK
16 82 (17.41%) RESTful
17 80 (16.99%) Git (software)
18 79 (16.77%) Scrum
19 77 (16.35%) HTML
20 75 (15.92%) OO
21 71 (15.07%) JavaScript
21 71 (15.07%) Apple
22 69 (14.65%) Cocoa Touch
23 66 (14.01%) Mobile Development
24 62 (13.16%) HTML5
25 59 (12.53%) Android Development
26 58 (12.31%) XML
27 52 (11.04%) Finance
27 52 (11.04%) Software Engineering
28 46 (9.77%) REST

iOS Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 14 (2.97%) Node.js
2 10 (2.12%) CMS
3 2 (0.42%) WordPress
3 2 (0.42%) Confluence
4 1 (0.21%) Apache
4 1 (0.21%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.42%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.21%) Doxygen
3 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.64%) GitHub
2 3 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.88%) HTTP
2 8 (1.70%) Internet
3 6 (1.27%) Bluetooth
4 3 (0.64%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.42%) VoIP
5 2 (0.42%) UPnP
5 2 (0.42%) iBeacon
6 1 (0.21%) DVB
6 1 (0.21%) PPTP
6 1 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.21%) PPP
6 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.21%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.97%) MySQL
2 11 (2.34%) SQLite
3 6 (1.27%) SQL Server
4 4 (0.85%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.64%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.21%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 158 (33.55%) Xcode
2 80 (16.99%) Git (software)
3 29 (6.16%) Subversion
4 12 (2.55%) Calabash
5 10 (2.12%) Jenkins
6 8 (1.70%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 4 (0.85%) JUnit
7 4 (0.85%) JIRA
8 2 (0.42%) Selenium
8 2 (0.42%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.42%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.42%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.42%) Android Studio
8 2 (0.42%) Appium
9 1 (0.21%) Hudson
9 1 (0.21%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.21%) Maven
General
1 52 (11.04%) Finance
2 32 (6.79%) Banking
3 18 (3.82%) Retail
4 15 (3.18%) Games
5 8 (1.70%) Marketing
6 6 (1.27%) Advertising
6 6 (1.27%) Publishing
7 4 (0.85%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.85%) Automotive
7 4 (0.85%) French Language
7 4 (0.85%) German Language
8 2 (0.42%) Avionics
8 2 (0.42%) Law
8 2 (0.42%) Legal
8 2 (0.42%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.21%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (22.29%) JSON
2 97 (20.59%) Cocoa
3 89 (18.90%) Web Services
4 83 (17.62%) iOS SDK
5 82 (17.41%) RESTful
6 77 (16.35%) HTML
7 69 (14.65%) Cocoa Touch
8 62 (13.16%) HTML5
9 58 (12.31%) XML
10 46 (9.77%) REST
11 42 (8.92%) CSS
12 27 (5.73%) CSS3
13 26 (5.52%) SOAP
14 24 (5.10%) Core Animation
15 23 (4.88%) .NET
16 17 (3.61%) UIKit
17 13 (2.76%) Apache Cordova
18 11 (2.34%) jQuery
19 10 (2.12%) XSLT
19 10 (2.12%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 176 (37.37%) iPhone
2 149 (31.63%) iPad
3 117 (24.84%) Mobile App
4 85 (18.05%) User Experience
5 38 (8.07%) Computer Science
6 27 (5.73%) Animation
7 19 (4.03%) Social Media
8 14 (2.97%) Open Source
9 10 (2.12%) Client/Server
9 10 (2.12%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (2.12%) Data Structures
10 7 (1.49%) Mobile Banking
10 7 (1.49%) New Media
11 6 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.27%) Social Network
11 6 (1.27%) Streaming Video
11 6 (1.27%) Mathematics
11 6 (1.27%) Physics
11 6 (1.27%) Smartphone
11 6 (1.27%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 469 (99.58%) Apple iOS
2 98 (20.81%) Android
3 23 (4.88%) Windows
4 20 (4.25%) Linux
5 14 (2.97%) UNIX
6 10 (2.12%) Windows Phone
7 8 (1.70%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 470 (99.79%) iOS Development
2 188 (39.92%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (19.75%) TDD
4 79 (16.77%) Scrum
5 75 (15.92%) OO
6 66 (14.01%) Mobile Development
7 59 (12.53%) Android Development
8 52 (11.04%) Software Engineering
9 39 (8.28%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (8.28%) BDD
10 36 (7.64%) Multithreading
11 28 (5.94%) OOP
11 28 (5.94%) Mobile Application Development
12 26 (5.52%) E-Commerce
13 24 (5.10%) Unit Testing
14 23 (4.88%) MVC
15 22 (4.67%) Memory Management
16 17 (3.61%) OOD
17 14 (2.97%) Kanban
17 14 (2.97%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 282 (59.87%) Objective-C
2 71 (15.07%) JavaScript
3 38 (8.07%) Java
4 34 (7.22%) C++
5 22 (4.67%) C#
6 14 (2.97%) C
7 13 (2.76%) SQL
8 9 (1.91%) XPath
9 3 (0.64%) PHP
10 2 (0.42%) ActionScript 2.0
10 2 (0.42%) Ruby
10 2 (0.42%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.21%) XAML
11 1 (0.21%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (7.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.18%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.21%) Firmware
1 1 (0.21%) IAG
Systems Management
1 4 (0.85%) yum
1 4 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 71 (15.07%) Apple
2 15 (3.18%) Google
3 13 (2.76%) Microsoft
4 11 (2.34%) Facebook
5 10 (2.12%) Twitter
6 6 (1.27%) Xamarin
6 6 (1.27%) Oracle
7 4 (0.85%) Appcelerator
8 3 (0.64%) Adobe
8 3 (0.64%) Kony
9 2 (0.42%) Sencha
10 1 (0.21%) Perforce
10 1 (0.21%) MobileIron
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