The table below looks at the statistics for iOS Development skills 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 Development over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iOS Software Development
Rank 335 297 307
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +10
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 256 323 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.70% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.90% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 232 191
Average daily rate £418 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £41.38 £27.79 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.88% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.28 £27.79 £21.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.48 £27.79 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.38 £27.79 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+48.88% -13.15%
iOS Development
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38364 35865 34140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.30% 77.81% 77.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 25447 23262 21094
Average daily rate £425 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1104 964 1067
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

iOS Development
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iOS Development across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

iOS Development Jobs Demand Trend in England

iOS Development
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing iOS Development across the England region.

iOS Development Daily Rate Trend in England

iOS Development
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iOS Development across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

iOS Development Daily Rate Histogram in England

iOS Development
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing iOS Development across the England region.

iOS Development Hourly Rate Trend in England

iOS Development
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 Development within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -43 155 £450 +12.50% 102
South East -4 49 £400 +16.36% 27
North West -25 15 £350 -6.91% 16
South West -1 10 £325 -9.09% 16
East of England +1 7 £388 +63.15% 7
Yorkshire -6 7 £435 +33.84% 16
West Midlands -13 5 £275 -4.34% 14
East Midlands -18 4 £275 -26.66% 10
iOS Development
UK

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing iOS Development also 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 that cited iOS Development.

1 633 (99.37%) Apple iOS
2 361 (56.67%) Objective-C
3 315 (49.45%) Agile Software Development
4 218 (34.22%) Android
5 209 (32.81%) Apple Swift
6 199 (31.24%) Mobile App
7 189 (29.67%) Android Development
8 161 (25.27%) TDD
9 138 (21.66%) Xcode
10 128 (20.09%) Cocoa
11 124 (19.47%) User Experience
12 121 (19.00%) Mobile Development
13 114 (17.90%) Scrum
14 108 (16.95%) RESTful
15 103 (16.17%) Java
16 102 (16.01%) JavaScript
17 101 (15.86%) HTML
18 95 (14.91%) BDD
19 94 (14.76%) iPhone
20 92 (14.44%) Apple
21 91 (14.29%) JSON
22 86 (13.50%) OO
22 86 (13.50%) Git (software)
23 82 (12.87%) iOS SDK
24 76 (11.93%) Web Services
25 75 (11.77%) REST
26 72 (11.30%) iPad
27 71 (11.15%) Software Engineering
28 70 (10.99%) Cocoa Touch
29 68 (10.68%) CSS

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing iOS Development also 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 that cited iOS Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (2.98%) Node.js
2 18 (2.83%) CMS
3 5 (0.78%) Confluence
4 3 (0.47%) NetWeaver
4 3 (0.47%) SAP Portal
4 3 (0.47%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.47%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.31%) concrete5
5 2 (0.31%) Drupal
5 2 (0.31%) ExpressionEngine
5 2 (0.31%) IIS
5 2 (0.31%) Joomla!
5 2 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.31%) WordPress
6 1 (0.16%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.16%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (0.47%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.31%) 3ds Max
2 2 (0.31%) Acrobat
2 2 (0.31%) GIMP
2 2 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.16%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.16%) MS Office
3 1 (0.16%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.47%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.31%) Magento
3 2 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 27 (4.24%) GitHub
2 15 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.78%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.63%) Amazon Glacier
6 4 (0.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (0.63%) Route 53
7 2 (0.31%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.16%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.16%) Heroku
8 1 (0.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (5.65%) HTTP
2 7 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (0.94%) Internet
4 4 (0.63%) iBeacon
5 3 (0.47%) PPP
5 3 (0.47%) PPTP
5 3 (0.47%) Skype
5 3 (0.47%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.31%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.31%) Firewall
6 2 (0.31%) RTSP
7 1 (0.16%) 4G
7 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.16%) Intranet
7 1 (0.16%) Network Security
7 1 (0.16%) NFC
7 1 (0.16%) SMS
7 1 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (2.67%) SQLite
2 14 (2.20%) SQL Server
3 11 (1.73%) MySQL
4 9 (1.41%) MongoDB
5 6 (0.94%) Big Data
6 4 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (0.63%) NoSQL
6 4 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (0.63%) RDBMS
6 4 (0.63%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.63%) SAP HANA
7 3 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.31%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.31%) CouchDB
8 2 (0.31%) Redis
8 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 138 (21.66%) Xcode
2 86 (13.50%) Git (software)
3 38 (5.97%) Subversion
4 29 (4.55%) Jenkins
5 20 (3.14%) JIRA
6 15 (2.35%) CocoaPods
7 13 (2.04%) Android Studio
7 13 (2.04%) Eclipse
8 9 (1.41%) Appium
8 9 (1.41%) Calabash
9 8 (1.26%) Gradle
9 8 (1.26%) Visual Studio
10 7 (1.10%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 7 (1.10%) Bitbucket
10 7 (1.10%) Cucumber
11 6 (0.94%) Ant
12 5 (0.78%) Mercurial
12 5 (0.78%) Selenium
12 5 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 48 (7.54%) Finance
2 31 (4.87%) Games
3 30 (4.71%) Banking
4 28 (4.40%) Retail
5 25 (3.92%) Publishing
6 21 (3.30%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.88%) Electronics
8 8 (1.26%) Marketing
9 7 (1.10%) Advertising
9 7 (1.10%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.94%) Legal
11 5 (0.78%) Automotive
11 5 (0.78%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.31%) Law
13 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 592 (92.94%) Developer
2 523 (82.10%) iOS Developer
3 101 (15.86%) Android Developer
4 100 (15.70%) Senior Developer
5 99 (15.54%) Applications Developer
6 97 (15.23%) Senior iOS Developer
7 78 (12.24%) Objective-C Developer
8 69 (10.83%) Mobile Developer
9 43 (6.75%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 25 (3.92%) Lead Developer
11 22 (3.45%) Java Developer
11 22 (3.45%) Lead iOS Developer
12 16 (2.51%) Agile Developer
12 16 (2.51%) iPhone Developer
12 16 (2.51%) Programmer
13 13 (2.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 11 (1.73%) C++ Developer
14 11 (1.73%) Consultant
15 10 (1.57%) Senior Android Developer
16 9 (1.41%) Java Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (20.09%) Cocoa
2 108 (16.95%) RESTful
3 101 (15.86%) HTML
4 91 (14.29%) JSON
5 82 (12.87%) iOS SDK
6 76 (11.93%) Web Services
7 75 (11.77%) REST
8 70 (10.99%) Cocoa Touch
9 68 (10.68%) CSS
10 61 (9.58%) HTML5
11 59 (9.26%) XML
12 42 (6.59%) Core Animation
13 36 (5.65%) .NET
13 36 (5.65%) CSS3
14 32 (5.02%) SOAP
15 30 (4.71%) Android SDK
16 27 (4.24%) jQuery
17 24 (3.77%) AngularJS
18 21 (3.30%) OpenGL
18 21 (3.30%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 199 (31.24%) Mobile App
2 124 (19.47%) User Experience
3 94 (14.76%) iPhone
4 72 (11.30%) iPad
5 46 (7.22%) Animation
6 25 (3.92%) Computer Science
7 21 (3.30%) Streaming Video
8 19 (2.98%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (2.83%) Data Structures
10 13 (2.04%) Algorithms
10 13 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (2.04%) Social Media
11 11 (1.73%) Mobile Payment
11 11 (1.73%) Video on Demand
12 10 (1.57%) Blackberry
12 10 (1.57%) Cryptography
13 9 (1.41%) Augmented Reality
13 9 (1.41%) Digital Media
13 9 (1.41%) Fintech
14 8 (1.26%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 633 (99.37%) Apple iOS
2 218 (34.22%) Android
3 36 (5.65%) Windows
4 13 (2.04%) Linux
5 9 (1.41%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (0.94%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.63%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.47%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.31%) CentOS
9 2 (0.31%) Unix
9 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (49.45%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (29.67%) Android Development
3 161 (25.27%) TDD
4 121 (19.00%) Mobile Development
5 114 (17.90%) Scrum
6 95 (14.91%) BDD
7 86 (13.50%) OO
8 71 (11.15%) Software Engineering
9 65 (10.20%) E-Commerce
10 61 (9.58%) Continuous Integration
11 52 (8.16%) OOP
12 51 (8.01%) Unit Testing
13 45 (7.06%) Mobile Application Development
14 39 (6.12%) Multithreading
15 33 (5.18%) OOD
16 21 (3.30%) Project Management
17 20 (3.14%) SOLID
18 19 (2.98%) MVC
19 18 (2.83%) Automated Testing
19 18 (2.83%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 361 (56.67%) Objective-C
2 209 (32.81%) Apple Swift
3 103 (16.17%) Java
4 102 (16.01%) JavaScript
5 59 (9.26%) C++
6 32 (5.02%) C#
7 30 (4.71%) SQL
8 23 (3.61%) C
9 15 (2.35%) PHP
10 10 (1.57%) Ruby
11 6 (0.94%) Python
12 4 (0.63%) ActionScript
13 3 (0.47%) ABAP
14 2 (0.31%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.31%) Bourne shell
14 2 (0.31%) Groovy
14 2 (0.31%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.31%) VB
14 2 (0.31%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.16%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 28 (4.40%) Degree
2 3 (0.47%) SC Cleared
2 3 (0.47%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.16%) PhD
3 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.51%) QA
2 1 (0.16%) MISRA
System Software
1 4 (0.63%) Firmware
2 2 (0.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (0.63%) yum
2 2 (0.31%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 92 (14.44%) Apple
2 22 (3.45%) Xamarin
3 19 (2.98%) Google
4 13 (2.04%) SAP
5 11 (1.73%) Oracle
6 7 (1.10%) Facebook
7 5 (0.78%) Adobe
7 5 (0.78%) Appcelerator
7 5 (0.78%) ION Trading
7 5 (0.78%) Microsoft
7 5 (0.78%) Twitter
8 3 (0.47%) Sencha
8 3 (0.47%) Zend
9 2 (0.31%) Kony
9 2 (0.31%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.16%) Apigee
10 1 (0.16%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.16%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.16%) OpenText
10 1 (0.16%) PayPal
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Blue Glue
Rate: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £350 to £550 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Data Idols
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Creation Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment
Rate: £350 - 500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Nottingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
G2 Recruitment
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago