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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iOS Software Development
Rank 288 293 193
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -100
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 317 270 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.68% 0.61% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.82% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 190 312
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 £300 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £27.79 £32.25 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.82% -26.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.79 £32.25 £84.50
% change year-on-year
-13.82% -61.83%
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
35083 32902 29513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 75.54% 74.81% 72.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 22853 20351 17832
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 935 1039 1211
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -10.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +16 192 £400 - 80
South East +9 60 £333 -5.00% 32
North West -8 22 £376 +7.42% 20
East Midlands +23 15 £375 +25.00% 8
South West -10 13 £350 +10.23% 14
West Midlands -2 4 £250 -23.07% 5
East of England -2 4 £238 -11.21% 10
Yorkshire -18 4 £325 -13.33% 11
North East -11 2 £400 - 1
iOS Development
UK

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 670 (98.82%) Apple iOS
2 342 (50.44%) Objective-C
3 283 (41.74%) Agile Software Development
4 256 (37.76%) Android
5 199 (29.35%) iPhone
6 197 (29.06%) Android Development
7 186 (27.43%) Xcode
8 173 (25.52%) Mobile App
9 166 (24.48%) iPad
10 152 (22.42%) JavaScript
11 151 (22.27%) JSON
12 135 (19.91%) HTML
13 128 (18.88%) Git (software)
14 126 (18.58%) Web Services
14 126 (18.58%) XML
15 118 (17.40%) OO
15 118 (17.40%) Cocoa
16 117 (17.26%) User Experience
17 108 (15.93%) TDD
18 104 (15.34%) RESTful
19 101 (14.90%) Scrum
19 101 (14.90%) CSS
20 100 (14.75%) HTML5
21 84 (12.39%) iOS SDK
22 83 (12.24%) Cocoa Touch
23 70 (10.32%) Java
24 69 (10.18%) Apple
25 67 (9.88%) Subversion
25 67 (9.88%) REST
25 67 (9.88%) Continuous Integration

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 20 (2.95%) CMS
2 16 (2.36%) Node.js
3 6 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (0.88%) Apache
3 6 (0.88%) IIS
4 5 (0.74%) WordPress
5 3 (0.44%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.44%) Joomla!
6 2 (0.29%) Confluence
6 2 (0.29%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.29%) Drupal
7 1 (0.15%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.15%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (0.15%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (1.18%) Doxygen
2 5 (0.74%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.44%) Maya
4 3 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (0.44%) Magento
2 1 (0.15%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.33%) GitHub
3 5 (0.74%) PaaS
4 2 (0.29%) SaaS
4 2 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.15%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 60 (8.85%) HTTP
2 24 (3.54%) VPN
3 12 (1.77%) Internet
3 12 (1.77%) HTTPS
4 5 (0.74%) VoIP
5 4 (0.59%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.29%) iBeacon
6 2 (0.29%) Firewall
6 2 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.29%) 3G
7 1 (0.15%) SSL
7 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.15%) RTP
7 1 (0.15%) Intranet
7 1 (0.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (5.31%) MySQL
2 23 (3.39%) SQL Server
3 17 (2.51%) SQLite
4 9 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (1.18%) Azure SQL Database
5 8 (1.18%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.03%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.59%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.44%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.44%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.29%) Big Data
9 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.15%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.15%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.15%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.15%) Redis
Development Applications
1 186 (27.43%) Xcode
2 128 (18.88%) Git (software)
3 67 (9.88%) Subversion
4 18 (2.65%) Jenkins
5 15 (2.21%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 15 (2.21%) Calabash
6 11 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (1.03%) JIRA
8 6 (0.88%) Mercurial
8 6 (0.88%) NUnit
9 5 (0.74%) Visual Studio
9 5 (0.74%) Ant
9 5 (0.74%) Appium
10 4 (0.59%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.59%) Axure RP
10 4 (0.59%) Android Studio
10 4 (0.59%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.59%) JUnit
11 3 (0.44%) Maven
11 3 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 61 (9.00%) Finance
2 28 (4.13%) Banking
3 27 (3.98%) Retail
4 24 (3.54%) Games
5 12 (1.77%) Marketing
5 12 (1.77%) Publishing
6 8 (1.18%) Advertising
7 7 (1.03%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.03%) Retail Banking
7 7 (1.03%) French Language
7 7 (1.03%) German Language
8 5 (0.74%) Automotive
9 4 (0.59%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.59%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.44%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.29%) Avionics
11 2 (0.29%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.29%) Electronics
12 1 (0.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 631 (93.07%) Developer
2 486 (71.68%) iOS Developer
3 112 (16.52%) Mobile Developer
4 51 (7.52%) Senior Developer
5 45 (6.64%) Android Developer
6 44 (6.49%) Senior iOS Developer
7 36 (5.31%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 28 (4.13%) Applications Developer
9 14 (2.06%) Architect
10 13 (1.92%) .NET Developer
10 13 (1.92%) Front-End Developer
11 12 (1.77%) Web Developer
12 11 (1.62%) Lead Developer
13 10 (1.47%) Solutions Architect
14 9 (1.33%) iPhone Developer
15 8 (1.18%) PHP Developer
16 7 (1.03%) C# Developer
16 7 (1.03%) iPad Developer
17 6 (0.88%) Team Leader
17 6 (0.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (22.27%) JSON
2 135 (19.91%) HTML
3 126 (18.58%) Web Services
3 126 (18.58%) XML
4 118 (17.40%) Cocoa
5 104 (15.34%) RESTful
6 101 (14.90%) CSS
7 100 (14.75%) HTML5
8 84 (12.39%) iOS SDK
9 83 (12.24%) Cocoa Touch
10 67 (9.88%) REST
11 61 (9.00%) .NET
12 57 (8.41%) CSS3
13 51 (7.52%) jQuery
14 40 (5.90%) SOAP
14 40 (5.90%) PhoneGap
15 31 (4.57%) Apache Cordova
16 24 (3.54%) UIKit
17 22 (3.24%) Ajax
18 21 (3.10%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 199 (29.35%) iPhone
2 173 (25.52%) Mobile App
3 166 (24.48%) iPad
4 117 (17.26%) User Experience
5 41 (6.05%) Computer Science
6 26 (3.83%) Social Media
7 19 (2.80%) Open Source
8 18 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (2.51%) Data Structures
10 16 (2.36%) Animation
10 16 (2.36%) Client/Server
11 13 (1.92%) Blackberry
12 12 (1.77%) Mobile Banking
13 10 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (1.33%) N-Tier
14 9 (1.33%) Mobile Payment
14 9 (1.33%) Video on Demand
15 8 (1.18%) New Media
15 8 (1.18%) Smartphone
15 8 (1.18%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 670 (98.82%) Apple iOS
2 256 (37.76%) Android
3 57 (8.41%) Windows
4 17 (2.51%) Linux
4 17 (2.51%) Windows Phone
5 14 (2.06%) Mac OS X
6 9 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
7 6 (0.88%) UNIX
8 1 (0.15%) Debian
8 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (41.74%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (29.06%) Android Development
3 118 (17.40%) OO
4 108 (15.93%) TDD
5 101 (14.90%) Scrum
6 67 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
7 55 (8.11%) Software Engineering
8 54 (7.96%) E-Commerce
9 48 (7.08%) MVC
10 45 (6.64%) BDD
11 42 (6.19%) OOP
12 39 (5.75%) Mobile Application Development
13 31 (4.57%) Multithreading
14 29 (4.28%) Web Design
15 27 (3.98%) Mentoring
16 25 (3.69%) Memory Management
16 25 (3.69%) Kanban
17 22 (3.24%) OOD
17 22 (3.24%) Unit Testing
18 20 (2.95%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 342 (50.44%) Objective-C
2 152 (22.42%) JavaScript
3 70 (10.32%) Java
4 48 (7.08%) C#
5 35 (5.16%) SQL
6 34 (5.01%) C++
7 23 (3.39%) PHP
8 14 (2.06%) C
9 13 (1.92%) XPath
10 12 (1.77%) Ruby
11 4 (0.59%) PHP5
11 4 (0.59%) ActionScript
11 4 (0.59%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.44%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.44%) Python
12 3 (0.44%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.44%) Lua
12 3 (0.44%) ActionScript 3.0
12 3 (0.44%) ActionScript 2.0
13 2 (0.29%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 40 (5.90%) Degree
2 4 (0.59%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.15%) ISEB
3 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.15%) CBAP
3 1 (0.15%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.36%) QA
2 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.15%) Docker
1 1 (0.15%) IAG
Systems Management
1 3 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.44%) yum
2 1 (0.15%) cPanel
Vendors
1 69 (10.18%) Apple
2 24 (3.54%) Xamarin
3 21 (3.10%) Microsoft
4 19 (2.80%) Google
4 19 (2.80%) Facebook
5 14 (2.06%) Twitter
6 13 (1.92%) Sencha
7 12 (1.77%) Oracle
8 9 (1.33%) Perforce
9 7 (1.03%) Adobe
9 7 (1.03%) Appcelerator
10 6 (0.88%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.44%) TIBCO
11 3 (0.44%) Kony
12 2 (0.29%) Zend
12 2 (0.29%) Yahoo!
12 2 (0.29%) IBM
13 1 (0.15%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.15%) Motorola
13 1 (0.15%) Lotus
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