The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iOS Software Development
Rank 239 225 225
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 384 420 441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.78% 0.90% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.23% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 296 280
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 £300 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £290
% change year-on-year
- +20.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 6
Average hourly rate £45.00 £27.83 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.69% -20.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.53 £22.66 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.25 £44.00 £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.53 £22.66 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.05% -35.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36751 34198 37638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.46% 73.37% 71.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 23125 21216 22145
Average daily rate £408 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1079 977 1381
Average hourly rate £23.00 £31.00 £32.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% -3.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.26 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £48.84 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
iOS Development
UK

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Development within the England region over the 3 months to 1 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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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 -17 277 £425 +13.33% 72
South East +7 38 £350 +9.80% 30
West Midlands -12 16 £388 +10.71% 11
East of England -23 15 £400 -3.03% 5
Yorkshire +8 13 £338 +42.10% 12
North West -17 10 £350 -4.10% 18
South West -26 10 £350 +16.66% 10
East Midlands -3 1 £200 -29.82% 5
North East -19 1 £150 - 1
iOS Development
UK

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 680 (95.24%) Apple iOS
2 378 (52.94%) Objective-C
3 265 (37.11%) Android
4 241 (33.75%) iPhone
5 216 (30.25%) iPad
6 214 (29.97%) Android Development
7 201 (28.15%) Mobile App
8 196 (27.45%) Xcode
9 194 (27.17%) HTML
10 169 (23.67%) Agile Software Development
11 167 (23.39%) JavaScript
12 160 (22.41%) Web Services
13 152 (21.29%) JSON
14 149 (20.87%) Cocoa
15 139 (19.47%) OO
16 138 (19.33%) CSS
17 125 (17.51%) iOS SDK
18 120 (16.81%) XML
19 108 (15.13%) TDD
20 107 (14.99%) HTML5
21 100 (14.01%) RESTful
22 93 (13.03%) Apple
23 88 (12.32%) Cocoa Touch
24 87 (12.18%) Java
25 84 (11.76%) Scrum
26 82 (11.48%) Git (software)
27 80 (11.20%) MVC
28 70 (9.80%) Subversion
28 70 (9.80%) jQuery
29 63 (8.82%) Software Engineering

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 17 (2.38%) CMS
2 16 (2.24%) Node.js
3 14 (1.96%) Apache
4 13 (1.82%) SharePoint
4 13 (1.82%) WordPress
5 10 (1.40%) Adobe CQ
6 9 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (1.12%) IIS
7 8 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.42%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.28%) Lync
9 2 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.28%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.14%) Facebook Platform
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.14%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.14%) Drupal
10 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (1.12%) Photoshop
2 6 (0.84%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (0.70%) Doxygen
4 2 (0.28%) Blender
5 1 (0.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (5.46%) HTTP
2 13 (1.82%) HTTPS
3 11 (1.54%) VPN
4 10 (1.40%) Internet
5 7 (0.98%) Bluetooth
6 5 (0.70%) SSL
7 4 (0.56%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.56%) VoIP
8 1 (0.14%) RTSP
8 1 (0.14%) NFC
8 1 (0.14%) FTP
8 1 (0.14%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (6.02%) MySQL
2 22 (3.08%) SQLite
3 11 (1.54%) SQL Server
4 7 (0.98%) MongoDB
5 4 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.42%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.42%) MS Access
7 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.28%) Big Data
7 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.14%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.14%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.14%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.14%) QlikView
8 1 (0.14%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 196 (27.45%) Xcode
2 82 (11.48%) Git (software)
3 70 (9.80%) Subversion
4 24 (3.36%) PhoneGap
5 15 (2.10%) JIRA
5 15 (2.10%) Eclipse
6 9 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (1.26%) Visual Studio
7 8 (1.12%) NUnit
7 8 (1.12%) Calabash
8 7 (0.98%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 7 (0.98%) QuickTest Pro
9 6 (0.84%) JUnit
9 6 (0.84%) Cucumber
9 6 (0.84%) Mercurial
10 3 (0.42%) Hudson
10 3 (0.42%) Jasmine
10 3 (0.42%) Mocha
10 3 (0.42%) Ant
11 2 (0.28%) Robotium
General
1 58 (8.12%) Finance
2 34 (4.76%) Retail
3 23 (3.22%) Games
4 21 (2.94%) Publishing
4 21 (2.94%) Banking
5 16 (2.24%) Marketing
6 14 (1.96%) Legal
7 9 (1.26%) Advertising
8 8 (1.12%) Telecoms
9 7 (0.98%) Automotive
10 4 (0.56%) Back Office
11 3 (0.42%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.42%) French Language
11 3 (0.42%) German Language
11 3 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.28%) Front Office
12 2 (0.28%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.28%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.14%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 654 (91.60%) Developer
2 479 (67.09%) iOS Developer
3 77 (10.78%) Mobile Developer
4 60 (8.40%) Senior Developer
5 49 (6.86%) Android Developer
5 49 (6.86%) Senior iOS Developer
6 24 (3.36%) Web Developer
7 23 (3.22%) Applications Developer
7 23 (3.22%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 19 (2.66%) Lead Developer
9 17 (2.38%) iPhone Developer
10 16 (2.24%) PHP Developer
11 11 (1.54%) LAMP Developer
11 11 (1.54%) Architect
11 11 (1.54%) Programmer
12 10 (1.40%) .NET Developer
12 10 (1.40%) PHP Symfony Developer
13 9 (1.26%) C# Developer
13 9 (1.26%) JavaScript Developer
14 8 (1.12%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (27.17%) HTML
2 160 (22.41%) Web Services
3 152 (21.29%) JSON
4 149 (20.87%) Cocoa
5 138 (19.33%) CSS
6 125 (17.51%) iOS SDK
7 120 (16.81%) XML
8 107 (14.99%) HTML5
9 100 (14.01%) RESTful
10 88 (12.32%) Cocoa Touch
11 70 (9.80%) jQuery
12 57 (7.98%) REST
13 47 (6.58%) SOAP
13 47 (6.58%) Ajax
14 42 (5.88%) .NET
14 42 (5.88%) CSS3
15 30 (4.20%) UIKit
16 21 (2.94%) Android SDK
17 20 (2.80%) Backbone.js
18 19 (2.66%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 241 (33.75%) iPhone
2 216 (30.25%) iPad
3 201 (28.15%) Mobile App
4 39 (5.46%) Computer Science
5 28 (3.92%) Social Media
6 24 (3.36%) Blackberry
7 19 (2.66%) Client/Server
8 16 (2.24%) Smartphone
9 15 (2.10%) Digital Media
10 13 (1.82%) Animation
11 9 (1.26%) Mobile Payment
11 9 (1.26%) Video on Demand
11 9 (1.26%) Streaming Video
11 9 (1.26%) Graphic Design
12 8 (1.12%) N-Tier
12 8 (1.12%) Streaming Media
12 8 (1.12%) Augmented Reality
12 8 (1.12%) Visualisation
12 8 (1.12%) Open Source
12 8 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 680 (95.24%) Apple iOS
2 265 (37.11%) Android
3 37 (5.18%) Windows
4 21 (2.94%) Linux
5 11 (1.54%) Ubuntu
6 8 (1.12%) UNIX
6 8 (1.12%) Windows Phone
7 5 (0.70%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.42%) Windows Phone 8
8 3 (0.42%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.42%) Windows CE
8 3 (0.42%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.28%) Debian
9 2 (0.28%) webOS
9 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.14%) SUSE
10 1 (0.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (29.97%) Android Development
2 169 (23.67%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (19.47%) OO
4 108 (15.13%) TDD
5 84 (11.76%) Scrum
6 80 (11.20%) MVC
7 63 (8.82%) Software Engineering
7 63 (8.82%) OOP
8 56 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
9 42 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
10 37 (5.18%) E-Commerce
11 36 (5.04%) BDD
12 35 (4.90%) Web Development
13 30 (4.20%) Unit Testing
14 25 (3.50%) Memory Management
14 25 (3.50%) Kanban
15 21 (2.94%) Multithreading
16 19 (2.66%) Project Management
17 17 (2.38%) SOA
18 15 (2.10%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 378 (52.94%) Objective-C
2 167 (23.39%) JavaScript
3 87 (12.18%) Java
4 51 (7.14%) PHP
5 48 (6.72%) C++
6 44 (6.16%) C#
7 34 (4.76%) C
8 30 (4.20%) SQL
9 27 (3.78%) PHP5
10 10 (1.40%) Python
11 8 (1.12%) T-SQL
12 7 (0.98%) Ruby
13 6 (0.84%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.42%) ActionScript 3.0
14 3 (0.42%) ActionScript
14 3 (0.42%) VBA
15 1 (0.14%) Golang
15 1 (0.14%) FQL
15 1 (0.14%) ActionScript 2.0
15 1 (0.14%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 32 (4.48%) Degree
2 3 (0.42%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.14%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.14%) CBAP
3 1 (0.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.14%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (1.54%) Nagios
2 3 (0.42%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 93 (13.03%) Apple
2 39 (5.46%) Facebook
3 19 (2.66%) Microsoft
3 19 (2.66%) Google
4 16 (2.24%) Sencha
5 15 (2.10%) Twitter
6 14 (1.96%) Xamarin
7 9 (1.26%) MobileIron
8 7 (0.98%) Adobe
9 6 (0.84%) Oracle
9 6 (0.84%) Appcelerator
10 3 (0.42%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.42%) Cognos
10 3 (0.42%) IBM
11 2 (0.28%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.28%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.28%) Metastorm
11 2 (0.28%) Capita
11 2 (0.28%) Yahoo!
11 2 (0.28%) Zend
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £275.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Rate: £425 to £450 p/day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 340
Posted: Yesterday
London
eCom Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Rate: £neg
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £344 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Roc Search
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Steria
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £325 - £390 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Salford
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago