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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iOS Software Development
Rank 252 254 213
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -41
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 453 401 483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.85% 0.80% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 1.04% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 253 329
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Average hourly rate £34.20 £39.28 £32.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.92% +20.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.40 £23.72 £24.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.40 £45.00 £40.52
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.20 £26.53 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+28.93% +17.05%
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
41497 38505 36269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.08% 76.52% 75.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 27539 24264 22731
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 1078 1016
Average hourly rate £31.22 £23.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.73% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.30 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +4 277 £450 +5.88% 67
North West +13 54 £380 +8.57% 25
South East -24 48 £350 -1.40% 29
South West +16 36 £406 +16.07% 19
West Midlands -7 12 £350 -22.22% 12
East of England +2 11 £300 -25.00% 4
Yorkshire -37 10 £300 -9.43% 17
East Midlands -5 5 £263 -9.48% 8
North East -24 2 £320 +113.33% 4
iOS Development
UK

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 869 (97.75%) Apple iOS
2 469 (52.76%) Agile Software Development
3 462 (51.97%) Objective-C
4 372 (41.84%) Android
5 331 (37.23%) Android Development
6 329 (37.01%) Mobile App
7 246 (27.67%) Mobile Development
8 199 (22.38%) Cocoa
9 187 (21.03%) TDD
10 178 (20.02%) iPhone
11 172 (19.35%) Xcode
12 170 (19.12%) JSON
13 153 (17.21%) Apple Swift
13 153 (17.21%) User Experience
14 145 (16.31%) Web Services
15 137 (15.41%) JavaScript
16 134 (15.07%) Scrum
17 133 (14.96%) REST
18 132 (14.85%) HTML
19 130 (14.62%) Git (software)
20 129 (14.51%) iPad
21 127 (14.29%) iOS SDK
22 126 (14.17%) Java
23 123 (13.84%) OO
24 116 (13.05%) Cocoa Touch
25 113 (12.71%) Apple
26 98 (11.02%) RESTful
27 94 (10.57%) CSS
28 90 (10.12%) Finance
29 88 (9.90%) E-Commerce

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 21 (2.36%) Node.js
2 19 (2.14%) CMS
3 5 (0.56%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.45%) IIS
5 3 (0.34%) Facebook Platform
6 2 (0.22%) WordPress
6 2 (0.22%) Confluence
6 2 (0.22%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.11%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.11%) Drupal
7 1 (0.11%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.11%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.11%) uiautomator
Applications
1 6 (0.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.34%) MS Office
3 2 (0.22%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.11%) Magento
2 1 (0.11%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.24%) GitHub
4 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.22%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.22%) SaaS
5 1 (0.11%) Route 53
5 1 (0.11%) Amazon Glacier
5 1 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.47%) HTTP
2 16 (1.80%) Internet
3 9 (1.01%) NFC
4 8 (0.90%) Bluetooth
5 6 (0.67%) iBeacon
6 3 (0.34%) UPnP
6 3 (0.34%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.34%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.22%) SSL
8 1 (0.11%) PPP
8 1 (0.11%) PPTP
8 1 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.11%) Wireless
8 1 (0.11%) 4G
8 1 (0.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (5.06%) SQLite
2 26 (2.92%) MySQL
3 22 (2.47%) SQL Server
4 12 (1.35%) MongoDB
5 5 (0.56%) Redis
5 5 (0.56%) Big Data
5 5 (0.56%) CouchDB
6 4 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (0.45%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (0.45%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.34%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.22%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.11%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.11%) MS Access
9 1 (0.11%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.11%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 172 (19.35%) Xcode
2 130 (14.62%) Git (software)
3 50 (5.62%) Subversion
4 23 (2.59%) CocoaPods
5 17 (1.91%) Jenkins
6 16 (1.80%) Calabash
7 15 (1.69%) Appium
8 13 (1.46%) JIRA
9 12 (1.35%) Android Studio
10 11 (1.24%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 10 (1.12%) Cucumber
12 7 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (0.56%) Mocha
13 5 (0.56%) Hudson
13 5 (0.56%) Eclipse
14 4 (0.45%) Selenium
15 3 (0.34%) TeamCity
15 3 (0.34%) Maven
15 3 (0.34%) Axure RP
15 3 (0.34%) WebDriver
General
1 90 (10.12%) Finance
2 37 (4.16%) Banking
3 30 (3.37%) Retail
3 30 (3.37%) Publishing
4 23 (2.59%) Marketing
5 19 (2.14%) Games
6 18 (2.02%) Electronics
7 15 (1.69%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.35%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.01%) Investment Banking
10 8 (0.90%) Automotive
11 6 (0.67%) Legal
12 4 (0.45%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.34%) Back Office
14 2 (0.22%) Law
14 2 (0.22%) Music Industry
14 2 (0.22%) Advertising
15 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 806 (90.66%) Developer
2 615 (69.18%) iOS Developer
3 161 (18.11%) Mobile Developer
4 118 (13.27%) Senior Developer
5 100 (11.25%) Android Developer
6 95 (10.69%) Senior iOS Developer
7 43 (4.84%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 42 (4.72%) Applications Developer
9 21 (2.36%) Lead Developer
10 19 (2.14%) Software Engineer
11 16 (1.80%) iPhone Developer
12 15 (1.69%) Programmer
13 12 (1.35%) Project Manager
14 10 (1.12%) Junior
14 10 (1.12%) Junior Developer
14 10 (1.12%) iPhone Applications Developer
15 9 (1.01%) Architect
15 9 (1.01%) Web Developer
16 8 (0.90%) Technical Leader
16 8 (0.90%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (22.38%) Cocoa
2 170 (19.12%) JSON
3 145 (16.31%) Web Services
4 133 (14.96%) REST
5 132 (14.85%) HTML
6 127 (14.29%) iOS SDK
7 116 (13.05%) Cocoa Touch
8 98 (11.02%) RESTful
9 94 (10.57%) CSS
10 85 (9.56%) XML
11 80 (9.00%) HTML5
12 63 (7.09%) .NET
13 55 (6.19%) SOAP
14 50 (5.62%) Android SDK
15 41 (4.61%) AngularJS
16 40 (4.50%) UIKit
17 38 (4.27%) Core Animation
18 37 (4.16%) jQuery
19 34 (3.82%) CSS3
20 24 (2.70%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 329 (37.01%) Mobile App
2 178 (20.02%) iPhone
3 153 (17.21%) User Experience
4 129 (14.51%) iPad
5 60 (6.75%) Computer Science
6 40 (4.50%) Animation
7 35 (3.94%) Social Media
8 20 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (1.91%) Streaming Video
10 13 (1.46%) Smartphone
11 12 (1.35%) Blackberry
11 12 (1.35%) Mobile Payment
12 11 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (1.24%) Video on Demand
13 10 (1.12%) DTV
13 10 (1.12%) Client/Server
14 8 (0.90%) Mathematics
14 8 (0.90%) Physics
14 8 (0.90%) Mobile Banking
15 7 (0.79%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 869 (97.75%) Apple iOS
2 372 (41.84%) Android
3 54 (6.07%) Windows
4 22 (2.47%) Windows Phone
5 12 (1.35%) Windows Mobile
6 7 (0.79%) Mac OS X
7 6 (0.67%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.56%) Linux
9 4 (0.45%) Windows Phone 7
10 2 (0.22%) UNIX
10 2 (0.22%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.11%) BlackBerry OS
11 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 469 (52.76%) Agile Software Development
2 331 (37.23%) Android Development
3 246 (27.67%) Mobile Development
4 187 (21.03%) TDD
5 134 (15.07%) Scrum
6 123 (13.84%) OO
7 88 (9.90%) E-Commerce
8 82 (9.22%) BDD
9 79 (8.89%) Unit Testing
10 78 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
11 76 (8.55%) Software Engineering
12 70 (7.87%) Mobile Application Development
13 56 (6.30%) OOP
14 51 (5.74%) OOD
15 37 (4.16%) Automation Testing
16 32 (3.60%) Open Source
17 31 (3.49%) Memory Management
18 26 (2.92%) Pair Programming
19 25 (2.81%) MVC
20 23 (2.59%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 462 (51.97%) Objective-C
2 153 (17.21%) Apple Swift
3 137 (15.41%) JavaScript
4 126 (14.17%) Java
5 87 (9.79%) C#
6 59 (6.64%) C++
7 27 (3.04%) C
8 26 (2.92%) SQL
9 25 (2.81%) PHP
10 14 (1.57%) Ruby
11 12 (1.35%) ActionScript
12 10 (1.12%) Python
13 5 (0.56%) Apex Code
14 4 (0.45%) Assembly Language
14 4 (0.45%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.34%) VB
15 3 (0.34%) VB6
15 3 (0.34%) ActionScript 2.0
15 3 (0.34%) Go
16 2 (0.22%) XAML
Qualifications
1 64 (7.20%) Degree
2 3 (0.34%) ISEB
2 3 (0.34%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (5.51%) QA
2 4 (0.45%) IEC 61508
2 4 (0.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (0.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (0.45%) Jitterbit
2 2 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.11%) yum
3 1 (0.11%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.11%) Puppet
3 1 (0.11%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.11%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 113 (12.71%) Apple
2 38 (4.27%) Xamarin
3 31 (3.49%) Google
4 16 (1.80%) Microsoft
5 14 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (1.24%) SAP
6 11 (1.24%) Facebook
7 7 (0.79%) MobileIron
7 7 (0.79%) Appcelerator
8 4 (0.45%) Zend
8 4 (0.45%) Adobe
8 4 (0.45%) Informatica
9 3 (0.34%) Apigee
10 2 (0.22%) PayPal
10 2 (0.22%) Ingenico
10 2 (0.22%) Twitter
10 2 (0.22%) Oracle
10 2 (0.22%) hybris
11 1 (0.11%) Sencha
11 1 (0.11%) Eloqua
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