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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iOS Software Development
Rank 265 198 216
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +18
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 380 508 473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.73% 1.06% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 1.42% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 340 318
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +14.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 7
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.15 - £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.95 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 - £35.00
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
38426 35840 38298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.91% 74.48% 72.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 24559 22678 22623
Average daily rate £413 £402 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.61% +0.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1075 996 1428
Average hourly rate £23.50 £29.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.33% -1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.48 £12.50 £12.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

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 October 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 October 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 October 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 -31 263 £400 - 70
South East +13 51 £381 +18.21% 18
Yorkshire -2 17 £325 -7.14% 8
North West -28 15 £350 +6.87% 29
West Midlands -19 13 £400 +14.28% 4
South West -41 8 £350 -6.66% 16
East Midlands +2 5 £313 +4.16% 2
East of England -55 3 £290 -17.14% 8
North East - - - -
iOS Development
UK

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 731 (96.57%) Apple iOS
2 428 (56.54%) Objective-C
3 311 (41.08%) Agile Software Development
4 275 (36.33%) iPhone
5 261 (34.48%) Android
6 227 (29.99%) iPad
7 219 (28.93%) Xcode
8 208 (27.48%) Mobile App
9 196 (25.89%) Android Development
10 188 (24.83%) JSON
11 166 (21.93%) Cocoa
12 155 (20.48%) Web Services
13 153 (20.21%) XML
14 150 (19.82%) HTML
15 144 (19.02%) JavaScript
16 135 (17.83%) OO
17 131 (17.31%) Git (software)
18 120 (15.85%) RESTful
19 119 (15.72%) TDD
20 114 (15.06%) Cocoa Touch
21 109 (14.40%) iOS SDK
22 103 (13.61%) CSS
23 102 (13.47%) User Experience
24 100 (13.21%) Subversion
25 98 (12.95%) Scrum
26 96 (12.68%) HTML5
27 87 (11.49%) Apple
28 84 (11.10%) Java
29 75 (9.91%) Continuous Integration
30 71 (9.38%) MVC

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 20 (2.64%) CMS
2 14 (1.85%) Node.js
3 12 (1.59%) SharePoint
4 7 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (0.92%) IIS
5 5 (0.66%) Adobe CQ
5 5 (0.66%) Apache
6 3 (0.40%) WordPress
6 3 (0.40%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.26%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.26%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.26%) Drupal
7 2 (0.26%) Confluence
7 2 (0.26%) Lync
7 2 (0.26%) Facebook Platform
8 1 (0.13%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 11 (1.45%) Doxygen
2 9 (1.19%) Photoshop
3 8 (1.06%) MS Excel
4 6 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.26%) Maya
5 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.26%) Blender
6 1 (0.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.79%) GitHub
3 4 (0.53%) PaaS
4 2 (0.26%) SaaS
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (8.32%) HTTP
2 29 (3.83%) VPN
3 18 (2.38%) HTTPS
4 7 (0.92%) Internet
4 7 (0.92%) VoIP
5 5 (0.66%) SSL
6 4 (0.53%) iBeacon
7 3 (0.40%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.13%) NFC
8 1 (0.13%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.13%) RTP
8 1 (0.13%) RFID
8 1 (0.13%) Intranet
8 1 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (5.02%) MySQL
2 27 (3.57%) SQLite
3 13 (1.72%) SQL Server
4 8 (1.06%) Relational Database
5 6 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (0.66%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (0.66%) NoSQL
6 5 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.40%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.26%) MS Access
8 2 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.13%) Redis
9 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.13%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.13%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.13%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 219 (28.93%) Xcode
2 131 (17.31%) Git (software)
3 100 (13.21%) Subversion
4 18 (2.38%) JIRA
5 14 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (1.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 11 (1.45%) Eclipse
6 11 (1.45%) NUnit
7 10 (1.32%) Calabash
8 8 (1.06%) Cucumber
8 8 (1.06%) Jenkins
9 7 (0.92%) Mercurial
10 6 (0.79%) Visual Studio
10 6 (0.79%) Hudson
11 5 (0.66%) Ant
11 5 (0.66%) QuickTest Pro
12 4 (0.53%) Ranorex
13 3 (0.40%) Appium
13 3 (0.40%) Bugzilla
14 2 (0.26%) Robotium
General
1 48 (6.34%) Finance
2 32 (4.23%) Retail
3 23 (3.04%) Games
4 19 (2.51%) Publishing
5 17 (2.25%) Marketing
5 17 (2.25%) Banking
6 10 (1.32%) Advertising
6 10 (1.32%) Telecoms
7 6 (0.79%) Legal
7 6 (0.79%) French Language
7 6 (0.79%) German Language
8 4 (0.53%) Automotive
8 4 (0.53%) Back Office
9 3 (0.40%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.26%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.26%) Electronics
10 2 (0.26%) Interactive Media
10 2 (0.26%) Front Office
11 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 699 (92.34%) Developer
2 563 (74.37%) iOS Developer
3 99 (13.08%) Mobile Developer
4 73 (9.64%) Senior Developer
5 60 (7.93%) Senior iOS Developer
6 54 (7.13%) Android Developer
7 23 (3.04%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 21 (2.77%) Lead Developer
9 20 (2.64%) iPhone Developer
10 15 (1.98%) Applications Developer
11 14 (1.85%) Web Developer
12 13 (1.72%) PHP Developer
13 10 (1.32%) .NET Developer
14 9 (1.19%) Front-End Developer
14 9 (1.19%) Architect
14 9 (1.19%) Programmer
15 8 (1.06%) Software Engineer
16 7 (0.92%) Xamarin Developer
16 7 (0.92%) Junior iOS Developer
16 7 (0.92%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (24.83%) JSON
2 166 (21.93%) Cocoa
3 155 (20.48%) Web Services
4 153 (20.21%) XML
5 150 (19.82%) HTML
6 120 (15.85%) RESTful
7 114 (15.06%) Cocoa Touch
8 109 (14.40%) iOS SDK
9 103 (13.61%) CSS
10 96 (12.68%) HTML5
11 64 (8.45%) REST
12 50 (6.61%) SOAP
13 42 (5.55%) jQuery
14 41 (5.42%) CSS3
15 38 (5.02%) .NET
16 31 (4.10%) UIKit
17 24 (3.17%) PhoneGap
18 20 (2.64%) Ajax
19 19 (2.51%) Android SDK
20 16 (2.11%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 275 (36.33%) iPhone
2 227 (29.99%) iPad
3 208 (27.48%) Mobile App
4 102 (13.47%) User Experience
5 39 (5.15%) Computer Science
6 24 (3.17%) Client/Server
7 23 (3.04%) Data Structures
7 23 (3.04%) Social Media
8 22 (2.91%) Blackberry
9 16 (2.11%) Animation
10 15 (1.98%) Digital Media
11 13 (1.72%) Video on Demand
11 13 (1.72%) Smartphone
12 12 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (1.45%) Mobile Payment
14 10 (1.32%) Streaming Media
14 10 (1.32%) N-Tier
14 10 (1.32%) Open Source
15 9 (1.19%) Online Games
15 9 (1.19%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 731 (96.57%) Apple iOS
2 261 (34.48%) Android
3 33 (4.36%) Windows
4 12 (1.59%) Linux
5 9 (1.19%) Windows Phone
6 8 (1.06%) Windows Mobile
7 6 (0.79%) UNIX
8 5 (0.66%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.40%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.26%) webOS
10 2 (0.26%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.13%) Solaris
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.13%) SUSE
11 1 (0.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (41.08%) Agile Software Development
2 196 (25.89%) Android Development
3 135 (17.83%) OO
4 119 (15.72%) TDD
5 98 (12.95%) Scrum
6 75 (9.91%) Continuous Integration
7 71 (9.38%) MVC
8 64 (8.45%) OOP
8 64 (8.45%) Software Engineering
9 53 (7.00%) E-Commerce
10 47 (6.21%) Mobile Application Development
11 45 (5.94%) BDD
12 34 (4.49%) Kanban
13 30 (3.96%) Multithreading
14 26 (3.43%) Unit Testing
15 25 (3.30%) Memory Management
16 23 (3.04%) Project Management
17 20 (2.64%) OOD
17 20 (2.64%) Web Development
17 20 (2.64%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 428 (56.54%) Objective-C
2 144 (19.02%) JavaScript
3 84 (11.10%) Java
4 47 (6.21%) C++
5 36 (4.76%) C#
6 35 (4.62%) PHP
7 34 (4.49%) SQL
8 26 (3.43%) C
9 11 (1.45%) Ruby
10 10 (1.32%) PHP5
11 8 (1.06%) Python
12 5 (0.66%) T-SQL
12 5 (0.66%) ActionScript
13 4 (0.53%) PowerHouse
13 4 (0.53%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.53%) ActionScript 3.0
14 3 (0.40%) ActionScript 2.0
14 3 (0.40%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.26%) Lua
15 2 (0.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (4.36%) Degree
2 7 (0.92%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.26%) ISEB
3 2 (0.26%) BC Cleared
3 2 (0.26%) CBAP
4 1 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.13%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (0.40%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 87 (11.49%) Apple
2 34 (4.49%) Facebook
3 24 (3.17%) Xamarin
4 19 (2.51%) Google
4 19 (2.51%) Microsoft
5 11 (1.45%) Oracle
5 11 (1.45%) Perforce
6 10 (1.32%) Sencha
7 9 (1.19%) MobileIron
8 7 (0.92%) Appcelerator
8 7 (0.92%) Adobe
9 6 (0.79%) Twitter
10 3 (0.40%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.40%) Cognos
10 3 (0.40%) IBM
10 3 (0.40%) Yahoo!
11 2 (0.26%) Metastorm
11 2 (0.26%) Capita
11 2 (0.26%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.26%) Sitecore
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