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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iOS Software Development
Rank 315 260 269
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +9
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 342 460 399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.69% 0.89% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.11% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 329 256
Median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Median hourly rate £36.00 £34.20 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -24.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £34.20 £26.53
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +28.93%
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
41353 41436 38956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.05% 80.13% 78.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 27578 27436 24583
Median daily rate £450 £420 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 946 1087 1133
Median hourly rate £28.75 £27.78 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.49% +11.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.19 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 30 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Development within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 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 -20 224 £475 +11.50% 86
South East -11 34 £400 +6.66% 14
Yorkshire +12 20 £413 +37.50% 9
North West -36 18 £425 +13.33% 25
South West -24 17 £500 +21.21% 9
East of England +24 15 £363 +20.83% 8
East Midlands -3 5 £315 +14.54% 13
West Midlands -32 5 £325 - 9
North East -37 3 £338 +5.46% 1
iOS Development
UK

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 629 (97.98%) Apple iOS
2 381 (59.35%) Objective-C
3 306 (47.66%) Agile Software Development
4 288 (44.86%) Apple Swift
5 214 (33.33%) TDD
6 213 (33.18%) Android
7 189 (29.44%) Mobile Development
8 183 (28.50%) Mobile App
9 178 (27.73%) Android Development
10 170 (26.48%) Xcode
11 153 (23.83%) Cocoa
12 143 (22.27%) User Experience
13 124 (19.31%) Scrum
14 121 (18.85%) RESTful
15 114 (17.76%) iPhone
16 112 (17.45%) Git (software)
17 111 (17.29%) BDD
18 109 (16.98%) Unit Testing
19 107 (16.67%) JavaScript
20 104 (16.20%) iPad
21 100 (15.58%) Apple
22 99 (15.42%) Java
23 97 (15.11%) Web Services
24 94 (14.64%) iOS SDK
25 90 (14.02%) Continuous Integration
26 87 (13.55%) REST
27 83 (12.93%) JSON
28 77 (11.99%) Cocoa Touch
29 73 (11.37%) OO
30 72 (11.21%) Degree

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 14 (2.18%) CMS
2 9 (1.40%) Mule
3 6 (0.93%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (0.78%) Apache
4 5 (0.78%) Marvel
5 4 (0.62%) nginx
6 3 (0.47%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.31%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (0.31%) JBoss
8 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.16%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (1.71%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.40%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.93%) InVision
Business Applications
1 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 28 (4.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (2.80%) Google Play
4 16 (2.49%) TestFlight
5 12 (1.87%) GitHub
6 7 (1.09%) iTunes
7 4 (0.62%) Amazon Kinesis
7 4 (0.62%) Bluemix
8 3 (0.47%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.31%) Firebase
9 2 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.16%) Heroku
10 1 (0.16%) IaaS
10 1 (0.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.52%) HTTP
2 16 (2.49%) Network Security
3 7 (1.09%) Internet
4 5 (0.78%) Bluetooth
5 4 (0.62%) MQTT
6 3 (0.47%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.47%) Skype
6 3 (0.47%) SSL
7 2 (0.31%) NFC
7 2 (0.31%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.16%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.16%) DNS
8 1 (0.16%) RIP
8 1 (0.16%) SSH
8 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (4.05%) MongoDB
2 24 (3.74%) SQLite
3 21 (3.27%) MySQL
4 16 (2.49%) CouchDB
5 15 (2.34%) Azure SQL Database
6 7 (1.09%) SQL Server
7 6 (0.93%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.62%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.47%) Big Data
10 2 (0.31%) DB2
10 2 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.31%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.16%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.16%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.16%) GIS
11 1 (0.16%) Mixpanel
11 1 (0.16%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 170 (26.48%) Xcode
2 112 (17.45%) Git (software)
3 49 (7.63%) Jenkins
4 21 (3.27%) Gradle
4 21 (3.27%) Subversion
5 15 (2.34%) Ant
6 13 (2.02%) Bitbucket
7 12 (1.87%) Appium
7 12 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 12 (1.87%) JIRA
8 11 (1.71%) JUnit
9 10 (1.56%) git-flow
10 9 (1.40%) CocoaPods
10 9 (1.40%) Robotium
11 8 (1.25%) Android Studio
11 8 (1.25%) Mercurial
11 8 (1.25%) Robolectric
12 7 (1.09%) Hamcrest
12 7 (1.09%) jMock
12 7 (1.09%) Mockito
General
1 49 (7.63%) Banking
2 37 (5.76%) Finance
3 36 (5.61%) Retail
4 28 (4.36%) Games
5 24 (3.74%) Publishing
6 13 (2.02%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.56%) Retail Banking
8 8 (1.25%) Marketing
9 5 (0.78%) Advertising
10 3 (0.47%) Automotive
10 3 (0.47%) Back Office
11 2 (0.31%) Billing
11 2 (0.31%) Electronics
11 2 (0.31%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.31%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.16%) Front Office
12 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.16%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 584 (90.97%) Developer
2 502 (78.19%) iOS Developer
3 92 (14.33%) Senior Developer
4 82 (12.77%) Senior iOS Developer
5 79 (12.31%) Objective-C Developer
6 76 (11.84%) Android Developer
7 71 (11.06%) Mobile Developer
8 59 (9.19%) iOS Android Developer
9 48 (7.48%) Applications Developer
10 26 (4.05%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 22 (3.43%) Java Developer
12 20 (3.12%) Agile Developer
13 14 (2.18%) Lead Developer
14 12 (1.87%) Designer
14 12 (1.87%) Lead iOS Developer
14 12 (1.87%) Xamarin Developer
15 11 (1.71%) Java Android Developer
16 10 (1.56%) C++ Developer
16 10 (1.56%) Software Engineer
17 9 (1.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (23.83%) Cocoa
2 121 (18.85%) RESTful
3 97 (15.11%) Web Services
4 94 (14.64%) iOS SDK
5 87 (13.55%) REST
6 83 (12.93%) JSON
7 77 (11.99%) Cocoa Touch
8 70 (10.90%) HTML
9 57 (8.88%) XML
10 50 (7.79%) CSS
11 45 (7.01%) SOAP
12 43 (6.70%) HTML5
13 41 (6.39%) Core Animation
14 38 (5.92%) AngularJS
15 36 (5.61%) UIKit
16 31 (4.83%) Node.js
17 30 (4.67%) .NET
18 24 (3.74%) CSS3
19 20 (3.12%) Android SDK
20 19 (2.96%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 183 (28.50%) Mobile App
2 143 (22.27%) User Experience
3 114 (17.76%) iPhone
4 104 (16.20%) iPad
5 61 (9.50%) Computer Science
6 40 (6.23%) Animation
7 26 (4.05%) Mobile Banking
8 25 (3.89%) Digital Media
9 19 (2.96%) Data Structures
10 18 (2.80%) Smartphone
11 17 (2.65%) Fintech
12 16 (2.49%) Algorithms
13 13 (2.02%) Cryptography
14 11 (1.71%) Apple TV
15 10 (1.56%) NHS
16 9 (1.40%) Augmented Reality
16 9 (1.40%) Embedded Systems
16 9 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
16 9 (1.40%) Mathematics
17 8 (1.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 629 (97.98%) Apple iOS
2 213 (33.18%) Android
3 25 (3.89%) Windows
4 24 (3.74%) Linux
5 7 (1.09%) Mac OS
6 5 (0.78%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.62%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.47%) Unix
8 3 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.47%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.31%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 306 (47.66%) Agile Software Development
2 214 (33.33%) TDD
3 189 (29.44%) Mobile Development
4 178 (27.73%) Android Development
5 124 (19.31%) Scrum
6 111 (17.29%) BDD
7 109 (16.98%) Unit Testing
8 90 (14.02%) Continuous Integration
9 73 (11.37%) OO
10 71 (11.06%) E-Commerce
11 66 (10.28%) Software Engineering
12 39 (6.07%) Multithreading
13 36 (5.61%) Web Development
14 33 (5.14%) Mobile Application Development
14 33 (5.14%) OOD
15 32 (4.98%) OOP
16 31 (4.83%) Automated Testing
17 27 (4.21%) Memory Management
18 24 (3.74%) Open Source
19 20 (3.12%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 381 (59.35%) Objective-C
2 288 (44.86%) Apple Swift
3 107 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 99 (15.42%) Java
5 48 (7.48%) C#
6 40 (6.23%) C++
7 34 (5.30%) SQL
8 30 (4.67%) PHP
9 24 (3.74%) C
10 18 (2.80%) Ruby
11 9 (1.40%) Python
12 3 (0.47%) Groovy
12 3 (0.47%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.31%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.16%) Clojure
14 1 (0.16%) C-shell
14 1 (0.16%) ECMAScript
14 1 (0.16%) F#
14 1 (0.16%) RubyMotion
14 1 (0.16%) Scala
Qualifications
1 72 (11.21%) Degree
2 3 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (0.47%) PMI Certification
2 3 (0.47%) PMP
3 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.09%) QA
2 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (1.40%) Docker
2 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.62%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.47%) Puppet
3 3 (0.47%) yum
4 2 (0.31%) Ansible
5 1 (0.16%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 100 (15.58%) Apple
2 31 (4.83%) Google
3 26 (4.05%) Xamarin
4 13 (2.02%) Facebook
5 7 (1.09%) Adobe
5 7 (1.09%) ION Trading
5 7 (1.09%) Optimizely
6 6 (0.93%) Twitter
7 5 (0.78%) Oracle
8 4 (0.62%) Microsoft
9 3 (0.47%) SAP
10 2 (0.31%) Appcelerator
10 2 (0.31%) PayPal
10 2 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.16%) Cisco
11 1 (0.16%) ComArch
11 1 (0.16%) HP
11 1 (0.16%) OpenText
11 1 (0.16%) Sybase
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