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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iOS Developer
Rank 303 279 300
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +21
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 314 319 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.61% 0.66% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.71% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 236 213
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 £32.58 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.12% -6.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.66 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -35.25%
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
47194 44670 49324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.21% 92.82% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29171 27141 28355
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1876 1959 2460
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 +5 234 £425 +9.67% 36
South East +11 42 £375 +20.00% 9
West Midlands -10 10 £388 +10.71% 2
Yorkshire +4 9 £338 +8.00% 2
North West -24 7 £350 +2.18% 4
South West -38 4 £350 +12.00% 7
East Midlands +1 3 £295 +3.50% 3
East of England -38 1 - - 1
North East - - - - 1
iOS Developer
UK

iOS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 525 (99.62%) iOS Development
2 515 (97.72%) Apple iOS
3 361 (68.50%) Objective-C
4 230 (43.64%) iPhone
5 198 (37.57%) iPad
6 192 (36.43%) Xcode
7 150 (28.46%) Cocoa
8 135 (25.62%) JSON
9 126 (23.91%) Mobile App
10 125 (23.72%) Agile Software Development
11 111 (21.06%) Android
12 106 (20.11%) OO
13 101 (19.17%) XML
14 97 (18.41%) Web Services
14 97 (18.41%) Cocoa Touch
15 96 (18.22%) RESTful
16 94 (17.84%) iOS SDK
17 92 (17.46%) Git (software)
18 83 (15.75%) Apple
19 82 (15.56%) TDD
20 74 (14.04%) HTML
21 69 (13.09%) Subversion
22 62 (11.76%) Android Development
23 61 (11.57%) Scrum
24 58 (11.01%) JavaScript
25 56 (10.63%) Continuous Integration
26 49 (9.30%) HTML5
27 47 (8.92%) OOP
28 46 (8.73%) HTTP
29 43 (8.16%) Software Engineering

iOS Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 8 (1.52%) SharePoint
1 8 (1.52%) CMS
2 6 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (0.76%) Apache
4 2 (0.38%) Node.js
5 1 (0.19%) IIS
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.19%) Drupal
5 1 (0.19%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (1.33%) Doxygen
2 5 (0.95%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.19%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.19%) Blender
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 46 (8.73%) HTTP
2 20 (3.80%) VPN
3 14 (2.66%) HTTPS
4 5 (0.95%) SSL
5 4 (0.76%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.76%) VoIP
6 3 (0.57%) Internet
7 2 (0.38%) iBeacon
8 1 (0.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (3.80%) MySQL
2 19 (3.61%) SQLite
3 3 (0.57%) NoSQL
3 3 (0.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.38%) MS Access
5 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.19%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 192 (36.43%) Xcode
2 92 (17.46%) Git (software)
3 69 (13.09%) Subversion
4 8 (1.52%) JIRA
4 8 (1.52%) Mercurial
5 7 (1.33%) QuickTest Pro
6 6 (1.14%) Cucumber
6 6 (1.14%) Calabash
7 5 (0.95%) Hudson
7 5 (0.95%) Eclipse
7 5 (0.95%) NUnit
8 3 (0.57%) Bugzilla
8 3 (0.57%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.38%) Ranorex
10 1 (0.19%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.19%) Ant
10 1 (0.19%) JUnit
10 1 (0.19%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (5.12%) Finance
1 27 (5.12%) Retail
2 17 (3.23%) Banking
3 16 (3.04%) Publishing
4 15 (2.85%) Games
5 13 (2.47%) Marketing
6 10 (1.90%) Advertising
7 9 (1.71%) Legal
8 6 (1.14%) French Language
8 6 (1.14%) German Language
9 5 (0.95%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.76%) Back Office
11 3 (0.57%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.38%) Electronics
12 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.38%) Front Office
12 2 (0.38%) Automotive
12 2 (0.38%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (28.46%) Cocoa
2 135 (25.62%) JSON
3 101 (19.17%) XML
4 97 (18.41%) Web Services
4 97 (18.41%) Cocoa Touch
5 96 (18.22%) RESTful
6 94 (17.84%) iOS SDK
7 74 (14.04%) HTML
8 49 (9.30%) HTML5
9 37 (7.02%) CSS
10 36 (6.83%) REST
11 23 (4.36%) SOAP
12 20 (3.80%) CSS3
13 16 (3.04%) UIKit
13 16 (3.04%) Core Animation
14 11 (2.09%) jQuery
14 11 (2.09%) Xamarin.iOS
15 9 (1.71%) .NET
16 8 (1.52%) OpenGL
16 8 (1.52%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 230 (43.64%) iPhone
2 198 (37.57%) iPad
3 126 (23.91%) Mobile App
4 23 (4.36%) Computer Science
5 17 (3.23%) Animation
5 17 (3.23%) Client/Server
6 13 (2.47%) Social Media
7 11 (2.09%) Blackberry
8 10 (1.90%) Streaming Media
9 9 (1.71%) Video on Demand
10 8 (1.52%) Mobile Banking
10 8 (1.52%) Mobile Payment
11 7 (1.33%) Online Games
11 7 (1.33%) Visualisation
12 6 (1.14%) Streaming Video
12 6 (1.14%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.95%) Augmented Reality
13 5 (0.95%) Open Source
13 5 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.95%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 515 (97.72%) Apple iOS
2 111 (21.06%) Android
3 12 (2.28%) Windows
4 6 (1.14%) Mac OS X
5 4 (0.76%) UNIX
5 4 (0.76%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (0.57%) Linux
7 2 (0.38%) webOS
7 2 (0.38%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 525 (99.62%) iOS Development
2 125 (23.72%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (20.11%) OO
4 82 (15.56%) TDD
5 62 (11.76%) Android Development
6 61 (11.57%) Scrum
7 56 (10.63%) Continuous Integration
8 47 (8.92%) OOP
9 43 (8.16%) Software Engineering
10 33 (6.26%) BDD
11 30 (5.69%) E-Commerce
11 30 (5.69%) MVC
12 25 (4.74%) Memory Management
13 24 (4.55%) Kanban
13 24 (4.55%) Unit Testing
14 21 (3.98%) Multithreading
15 19 (3.61%) Mobile Application Development
16 17 (3.23%) OOD
17 13 (2.47%) Mobile Device Management
18 12 (2.28%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 361 (68.50%) Objective-C
2 58 (11.01%) JavaScript
3 38 (7.21%) C++
4 36 (6.83%) Java
5 27 (5.12%) C
6 16 (3.04%) SQL
7 13 (2.47%) PHP
8 12 (2.28%) C#
9 6 (1.14%) Python
10 5 (0.95%) Ruby
11 4 (0.76%) PowerHouse
11 4 (0.76%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (3.04%) Degree
2 6 (1.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.38%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.19%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.52%) QA
Vendors
1 83 (15.75%) Apple
2 25 (4.74%) Facebook
3 12 (2.28%) Google
4 8 (1.52%) Perforce
4 8 (1.52%) Microsoft
5 6 (1.14%) Xamarin
5 6 (1.14%) MobileIron
6 4 (0.76%) Twitter
6 4 (0.76%) Yahoo!
6 4 (0.76%) Adobe
7 3 (0.57%) Atlassian
7 3 (0.57%) Sencha
8 2 (0.38%) Cognos
8 2 (0.38%) Capita
8 2 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.19%) Sony
9 1 (0.19%) Symbian
9 1 (0.19%) IBM
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle
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