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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iOS Development over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iOS Software Development
Rank 344 314 318
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +4
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 277 339 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.60% 0.67% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.82% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 236 245
Median daily rate £400 £418 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.19% +11.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £37.02 £17.50 £40.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.54% -56.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.20 £17.50 £30.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.40 £38.70 £50.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.51 £17.50 £27.79
% change year-on-year
+108.62% -37.02%
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
37968 41123 39833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.80% 81.48% 77.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 25471 27052 26380
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 996 1222 1137
Median hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

iOS Development
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing iOS Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 9 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iOS Development across the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

iOS Development Hourly Rate Histogram in England

iOS Development
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Development within the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -21 164 £435 +2.35% 53
South East +5 31 £375 -11.76% 18
East of England +24 27 £400 +45.45% 8
Yorkshire +21 13 £390 -4.87% 3
East Midlands +4 13 £375 -11.76% 10
North West -29 10 £375 - 21
South West +1 8 £451 +38.61% 9
West Midlands -11 5 £350 +11.11% 15
North East - 3 £360 -
iOS Development
UK

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing iOS Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for iOS Development.

1 641 (96.25%) Apple iOS
2 383 (57.51%) Objective-C
3 351 (52.70%) Apple Swift
4 345 (51.80%) Agile Software Development
5 293 (43.99%) Android
6 256 (38.44%) Android Development
7 233 (34.98%) TDD
8 183 (27.48%) Mobile Development
9 173 (25.98%) Mobile App
10 154 (23.12%) Scrum
11 152 (22.82%) Cocoa
12 147 (22.07%) JavaScript
13 146 (21.92%) Git (software)
14 137 (20.57%) Xcode
15 130 (19.52%) HTML
16 117 (17.57%) RESTful
17 114 (17.12%) CSS
18 111 (16.67%) User Experience
19 110 (16.52%) Continuous Integration
19 110 (16.52%) BDD
20 107 (16.07%) REST
21 106 (15.92%) Unit Testing
22 103 (15.47%) Java
23 98 (14.71%) iPhone
23 98 (14.71%) iOS SDK
24 96 (14.41%) JSON
25 92 (13.81%) Web Services
26 89 (13.36%) E-Commerce
27 88 (13.21%) Apple
28 72 (10.81%) Cocoa Touch

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (1.20%) SharePoint
2 6 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (0.90%) Apache
3 3 (0.45%) CMS
3 3 (0.45%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.30%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.30%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (0.30%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.15%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.15%) Confluence
5 1 (0.15%) Drupal
5 1 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.15%) Facebook Platform
5 1 (0.15%) IIS
5 1 (0.15%) Mule
5 1 (0.15%) nginx
5 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (1.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.60%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (1.65%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 54 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (5.11%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (3.90%) Google Play
4 25 (3.75%) TestFlight
5 16 (2.40%) GitHub
6 12 (1.80%) iTunes
7 5 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.60%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.45%) Firebase
9 3 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.30%) Heroku
10 2 (0.30%) Office 365
10 2 (0.30%) Slack
10 2 (0.30%) Yammer
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.15%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.15%) IaaS
11 1 (0.15%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.55%) HTTP
1 17 (2.55%) Internet
2 14 (2.10%) Network Security
3 8 (1.20%) Skype
4 5 (0.75%) iBeacon
5 4 (0.60%) Bluetooth
5 4 (0.60%) NFC
6 2 (0.30%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.15%) SMTP
7 1 (0.15%) SSL
7 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (5.56%) MySQL
2 33 (4.95%) MongoDB
3 29 (4.35%) SQLite
4 27 (4.05%) CouchDB
5 23 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
5 23 (3.45%) SQL Server
6 17 (2.55%) Relational Database
7 13 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (1.80%) RDBMS
9 8 (1.20%) Mixpanel
10 5 (0.75%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.75%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.45%) Couchbase
11 3 (0.45%) Neo4j
12 2 (0.30%) DB2
13 1 (0.15%) HBase
13 1 (0.15%) Jackrabbit
13 1 (0.15%) Redis
13 1 (0.15%) Riak
Development Applications
1 146 (21.92%) Git (software)
2 137 (20.57%) Xcode
3 61 (9.16%) Jenkins
4 40 (6.01%) Subversion
5 27 (4.05%) Android Studio
6 26 (3.90%) JIRA
7 24 (3.60%) CocoaPods
8 19 (2.85%) Gradle
9 18 (2.70%) Calabash
10 16 (2.40%) JUnit
11 14 (2.10%) git-flow
12 12 (1.80%) Hudson
13 10 (1.50%) Appium
13 10 (1.50%) Travis CI
14 9 (1.35%) Maven
15 8 (1.20%) Cucumber
16 6 (0.90%) CircleCI
17 5 (0.75%) Bitbucket
17 5 (0.75%) Mercurial
17 5 (0.75%) Robotium
General
1 41 (6.16%) Finance
2 40 (6.01%) Retail
3 38 (5.71%) Games
4 25 (3.75%) Banking
5 24 (3.60%) Marketing
6 15 (2.25%) Publishing
7 7 (1.05%) Telecoms
8 6 (0.90%) Advertising
9 5 (0.75%) Automotive
10 3 (0.45%) Front Office
11 2 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.30%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.30%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.30%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.15%) German Language
12 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.15%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.15%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 613 (92.04%) Developer
2 485 (72.82%) iOS Developer
3 121 (18.17%) Senior Developer
4 98 (14.71%) Senior iOS Developer
5 86 (12.91%) Android Developer
6 74 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
7 62 (9.31%) iOS Android Developer
8 47 (7.06%) Objective-C Developer
9 34 (5.11%) Java Developer
10 31 (4.65%) Applications Developer
11 25 (3.75%) Xamarin Developer
12 24 (3.60%) Lead Developer
13 21 (3.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 19 (2.85%) Lead iOS Developer
15 17 (2.55%) Mobile Applications Developer
16 15 (2.25%) Java Android Developer
17 14 (2.10%) .NET Developer
17 14 (2.10%) Agile Developer
18 13 (1.95%) HTML Developer
18 13 (1.95%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (22.82%) Cocoa
2 130 (19.52%) HTML
3 117 (17.57%) RESTful
4 114 (17.12%) CSS
5 107 (16.07%) REST
6 98 (14.71%) iOS SDK
7 96 (14.41%) JSON
8 92 (13.81%) Web Services
9 72 (10.81%) Cocoa Touch
9 72 (10.81%) XML
10 68 (10.21%) Core Data
11 63 (9.46%) HTML5
12 60 (9.01%) .NET
13 49 (7.36%) AngularJS
14 46 (6.91%) CSS3
14 46 (6.91%) Node.js
15 44 (6.61%) Core Animation
16 40 (6.01%) Android SDK
17 36 (5.41%) SOAP
18 24 (3.60%) React
Miscellaneous
1 173 (25.98%) Mobile App
2 111 (16.67%) User Experience
3 98 (14.71%) iPhone
4 68 (10.21%) iPad
5 53 (7.96%) Computer Science
6 34 (5.11%) Animation
7 25 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (3.00%) Digital Media
9 17 (2.55%) Augmented Reality
9 17 (2.55%) Fintech
10 13 (1.95%) Apple TV
11 12 (1.80%) Mobile Banking
11 12 (1.80%) Smartphone
12 11 (1.65%) Algorithms
13 10 (1.50%) Video on Demand
14 7 (1.05%) NHS
14 7 (1.05%) Online Games
15 6 (0.90%) Streaming Media
15 6 (0.90%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 641 (96.25%) Apple iOS
2 293 (43.99%) Android
3 37 (5.56%) Windows
4 22 (3.30%) Linux
5 13 (1.95%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.75%) Mac OS
6 5 (0.75%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.30%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.15%) CentOS
9 1 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.15%) Unix
9 1 (0.15%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.15%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 345 (51.80%) Agile Software Development
2 256 (38.44%) Android Development
3 233 (34.98%) TDD
4 183 (27.48%) Mobile Development
5 154 (23.12%) Scrum
6 110 (16.52%) BDD
6 110 (16.52%) Continuous Integration
7 106 (15.92%) Unit Testing
8 89 (13.36%) E-Commerce
9 70 (10.51%) Software Engineering
10 66 (9.91%) OO
11 52 (7.81%) Pair Programming
12 43 (6.46%) Automated Testing
12 43 (6.46%) OOP
13 31 (4.65%) Project Management
13 31 (4.65%) Web Development
14 30 (4.50%) Mobile Application Development
15 29 (4.35%) MVC
16 28 (4.20%) Progressive Enhancement
17 27 (4.05%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 383 (57.51%) Objective-C
2 351 (52.70%) Apple Swift
3 147 (22.07%) JavaScript
4 103 (15.47%) Java
5 72 (10.81%) C#
6 57 (8.56%) C++
7 55 (8.26%) SQL
8 29 (4.35%) PHP
9 25 (3.75%) C
10 23 (3.45%) Ruby
11 18 (2.70%) Python
12 8 (1.20%) T-SQL
13 5 (0.75%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.30%) ECMAScript
14 2 (0.30%) Go
14 2 (0.30%) PHP 5
14 2 (0.30%) RubyMotion
14 2 (0.30%) Scala
15 1 (0.15%) Dart
15 1 (0.15%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 51 (7.66%) Degree
2 4 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (0.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.15%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (1.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.60%) yum
3 3 (0.45%) Puppet
4 2 (0.30%) Ansible
4 2 (0.30%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.15%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.15%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 88 (13.21%) Apple
2 41 (6.16%) Xamarin
3 33 (4.95%) Google
4 23 (3.45%) Oracle
5 17 (2.55%) Adobe
6 16 (2.40%) Microsoft
7 8 (1.20%) Facebook
8 6 (0.90%) Coremetrics
9 5 (0.75%) Optimizely
9 5 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (0.75%) Twitter
10 3 (0.45%) Cognizant
10 3 (0.45%) Kony
10 3 (0.45%) PayPal
10 3 (0.45%) WorldPay
11 2 (0.30%) Cisco
11 2 (0.30%) ComArch
11 2 (0.30%) IBM
11 2 (0.30%) Infor
11 2 (0.30%) SAP
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