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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iOS Software Development
Rank 243 205 215
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +10
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 410 489 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.80% 1.00% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 1.36% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 334 323
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 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £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 1 5
Average hourly rate £39.28 £42.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.58% +21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.53 - £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
38146 35947 38014
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.57% 73.71% 71.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24140 22555 22504
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1087 990 1367
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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 September 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 September 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 September 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 -37 275 £425 +9.67% 74
South East +23 57 £375 +17.18% 21
Yorkshire +10 19 £331 +6.00% 7
West Midlands -9 19 £450 +28.57% 5
East of England -34 11 £398 +1.92% 4
South West -39 10 £350 +16.66% 17
North West -21 9 £350 +2.18% 17
East Midlands -2 3 £290 -3.33% 6
North East -19 1 £150 - 2
iOS Development
UK

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 715 (95.97%) Apple iOS
2 410 (55.03%) Objective-C
3 269 (36.11%) iPhone
4 253 (33.96%) Android
5 227 (30.47%) iPad
6 208 (27.92%) Xcode
7 203 (27.25%) Mobile App
8 200 (26.85%) Android Development
9 192 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
10 180 (24.16%) JSON
11 175 (23.49%) HTML
12 167 (22.42%) Cocoa
13 157 (21.07%) JavaScript
14 150 (20.13%) Web Services
14 150 (20.13%) XML
15 138 (18.52%) OO
16 125 (16.78%) CSS
17 118 (15.84%) TDD
18 114 (15.30%) iOS SDK
18 114 (15.30%) Git (software)
18 114 (15.30%) RESTful
19 108 (14.50%) Cocoa Touch
20 104 (13.96%) HTML5
21 96 (12.89%) Subversion
22 95 (12.75%) Scrum
23 93 (12.48%) Java
24 92 (12.35%) Apple
25 80 (10.74%) MVC
26 69 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
27 66 (8.86%) OOP

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 24 (3.22%) CMS
2 13 (1.74%) Node.js
3 11 (1.48%) SharePoint
4 10 (1.34%) Adobe CQ
5 9 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (1.07%) IIS
6 8 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (0.81%) Apache
8 3 (0.40%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.40%) WordPress
9 2 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.27%) Confluence
9 2 (0.27%) Lync
9 2 (0.27%) Facebook Platform
9 2 (0.27%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.27%) Drupal
9 2 (0.27%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.13%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (1.07%) Photoshop
2 7 (0.94%) Doxygen
3 6 (0.81%) MS Excel
4 5 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.27%) Blender
6 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.13%) Maya
6 1 (0.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.67%) GitHub
2 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.13%) SaaS
3 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 56 (7.52%) HTTP
2 21 (2.82%) VPN
3 14 (1.88%) HTTPS
4 9 (1.21%) Internet
5 7 (0.94%) VoIP
6 6 (0.81%) Bluetooth
7 5 (0.67%) SSL
8 4 (0.54%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.27%) iBeacon
10 1 (0.13%) RFID
10 1 (0.13%) NFC
10 1 (0.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (5.23%) MySQL
2 26 (3.49%) SQLite
3 11 (1.48%) SQL Server
4 7 (0.94%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.40%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.40%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.27%) MS Access
6 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.13%) Big Data
7 1 (0.13%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.13%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 208 (27.92%) Xcode
2 114 (15.30%) Git (software)
3 96 (12.89%) Subversion
4 17 (2.28%) JIRA
5 14 (1.88%) Eclipse
6 11 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (1.34%) Mercurial
8 9 (1.21%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 9 (1.21%) NUnit
8 9 (1.21%) Calabash
9 8 (1.07%) Visual Studio
10 7 (0.94%) QuickTest Pro
10 7 (0.94%) Cucumber
11 6 (0.81%) JUnit
11 6 (0.81%) Jenkins
12 5 (0.67%) Ant
12 5 (0.67%) Hudson
13 3 (0.40%) Bugzilla
14 2 (0.27%) Ranorex
14 2 (0.27%) Bitbucket
General
1 53 (7.11%) Finance
2 36 (4.83%) Retail
3 23 (3.09%) Games
4 22 (2.95%) Publishing
5 20 (2.68%) Banking
6 17 (2.28%) Marketing
7 12 (1.61%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.61%) Legal
8 10 (1.34%) Advertising
9 6 (0.81%) French Language
9 6 (0.81%) German Language
10 4 (0.54%) Back Office
11 3 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.40%) Automotive
11 3 (0.40%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.27%) Front Office
12 2 (0.27%) Electronics
12 2 (0.27%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 684 (91.81%) Developer
2 532 (71.41%) iOS Developer
3 93 (12.48%) Mobile Developer
4 66 (8.86%) Senior Developer
5 53 (7.11%) Android Developer
5 53 (7.11%) Senior iOS Developer
6 22 (2.95%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 22 (2.95%) Web Developer
7 19 (2.55%) Lead Developer
8 18 (2.42%) PHP Developer
8 18 (2.42%) iPhone Developer
9 17 (2.28%) Applications Developer
10 12 (1.61%) Architect
11 11 (1.48%) .NET Developer
11 11 (1.48%) Front-End Developer
12 8 (1.07%) Junior Developer
12 8 (1.07%) Junior
12 8 (1.07%) Software Engineer
12 8 (1.07%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (1.07%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (24.16%) JSON
2 175 (23.49%) HTML
3 167 (22.42%) Cocoa
4 150 (20.13%) Web Services
4 150 (20.13%) XML
5 125 (16.78%) CSS
6 114 (15.30%) RESTful
6 114 (15.30%) iOS SDK
7 108 (14.50%) Cocoa Touch
8 104 (13.96%) HTML5
9 59 (7.92%) jQuery
10 58 (7.79%) REST
11 52 (6.98%) SOAP
12 42 (5.64%) CSS3
13 37 (4.97%) .NET
14 31 (4.16%) Ajax
15 27 (3.62%) UIKit
16 25 (3.36%) PhoneGap
17 21 (2.82%) Android SDK
18 18 (2.42%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 269 (36.11%) iPhone
2 227 (30.47%) iPad
3 203 (27.25%) Mobile App
4 39 (5.23%) Computer Science
5 23 (3.09%) Client/Server
5 23 (3.09%) Blackberry
6 22 (2.95%) Social Media
7 18 (2.42%) Animation
8 17 (2.28%) Smartphone
9 15 (2.01%) Digital Media
10 14 (1.88%) Video on Demand
11 10 (1.34%) N-Tier
11 10 (1.34%) Streaming Media
12 9 (1.21%) Streaming Video
12 9 (1.21%) Open Source
13 8 (1.07%) Online Games
13 8 (1.07%) Mobile Banking
13 8 (1.07%) Mobile Payment
14 7 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (0.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 715 (95.97%) Apple iOS
2 253 (33.96%) Android
3 36 (4.83%) Windows
4 11 (1.48%) Linux
5 7 (0.94%) UNIX
5 7 (0.94%) Windows Phone
6 5 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (0.67%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.40%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.40%) Windows Phone 8
7 3 (0.40%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.27%) webOS
8 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.27%) Debian
9 1 (0.13%) Solaris
9 1 (0.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (26.85%) Android Development
2 192 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
3 138 (18.52%) OO
4 118 (15.84%) TDD
5 95 (12.75%) Scrum
6 80 (10.74%) MVC
7 69 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
8 66 (8.86%) OOP
9 61 (8.19%) Software Engineering
10 47 (6.31%) E-Commerce
11 45 (6.04%) BDD
12 42 (5.64%) Mobile Application Development
13 34 (4.56%) Kanban
14 29 (3.89%) Web Development
14 29 (3.89%) Memory Management
15 28 (3.76%) Unit Testing
16 26 (3.49%) Multithreading
17 24 (3.22%) Project Management
18 20 (2.68%) OOD
19 19 (2.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 410 (55.03%) Objective-C
2 157 (21.07%) JavaScript
3 93 (12.48%) Java
4 50 (6.71%) C++
5 40 (5.37%) PHP
6 37 (4.97%) C#
7 35 (4.70%) SQL
8 31 (4.16%) C
9 15 (2.01%) PHP5
10 10 (1.34%) Ruby
11 8 (1.07%) Python
12 6 (0.81%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.54%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.54%) ActionScript
13 4 (0.54%) PowerHouse
14 3 (0.40%) ActionScript 3.0
15 2 (0.27%) ActionScript 2.0
15 2 (0.27%) VBA
16 1 (0.13%) Perl
16 1 (0.13%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 31 (4.16%) Degree
2 6 (0.81%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.27%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.13%) CBAP
4 1 (0.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.68%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.13%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (0.40%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 92 (12.35%) Apple
2 33 (4.43%) Facebook
3 20 (2.68%) Google
4 17 (2.28%) Xamarin
5 15 (2.01%) Microsoft
6 13 (1.74%) Sencha
7 9 (1.21%) MobileIron
8 8 (1.07%) Twitter
8 8 (1.07%) Perforce
9 7 (0.94%) Adobe
10 6 (0.81%) Oracle
10 6 (0.81%) Appcelerator
11 4 (0.54%) Yahoo!
12 3 (0.40%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.40%) Cognos
12 3 (0.40%) IBM
13 2 (0.27%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.27%) TIBCO
13 2 (0.27%) Sitecore
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Tiro Partners
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Creation Recruitment
Rate: £0 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £140 - £180 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £380.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
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London
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Rate: £0.00 per annum
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