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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iOS Software Development
Rank 296 244 165
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -79
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 337 382 534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.67% 0.81% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 1.09% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 269 372
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £27.79 £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.26% -53.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.79 £15.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+85.26% -57.14%
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
37611 35073 32579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.56% 74.26% 72.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 25023 22021 19511
Average daily rate £425 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1045 1075 1369
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 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
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 19 December 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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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 -33 200 £400 -3.03% 57
South East -20 48 £325 -7.14% 28
North West +9 39 £350 +7.69% 14
East Midlands +12 14 £325 +8.33% 1
South West -22 12 £388 +3.33% 9
Yorkshire -12 7 £325 -5.79% 11
West Midlands -15 7 £325 -7.14% 2
East of England -29 5 £350 +7.69% 7
North East -25 2 - -
iOS Development
UK

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 721 (98.23%) Apple iOS
2 393 (53.54%) Objective-C
3 299 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
4 286 (38.96%) Android
5 233 (31.74%) iPhone
6 220 (29.97%) Xcode
7 208 (28.34%) Android Development
8 191 (26.02%) Mobile App
8 191 (26.02%) iPad
9 181 (24.66%) JSON
10 166 (22.62%) JavaScript
11 160 (21.80%) XML
12 150 (20.44%) HTML
13 138 (18.80%) OO
14 135 (18.39%) Cocoa
15 129 (17.57%) Web Services
16 119 (16.21%) Git (software)
17 116 (15.80%) RESTful
18 111 (15.12%) User Experience
19 110 (14.99%) CSS
20 108 (14.71%) HTML5
21 101 (13.76%) Scrum
22 98 (13.35%) TDD
23 89 (12.13%) iOS SDK
24 85 (11.58%) Cocoa Touch
24 85 (11.58%) Java
25 71 (9.67%) Apple
26 66 (8.99%) Subversion
26 66 (8.99%) REST
27 65 (8.86%) Finance

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 18 (2.45%) CMS
2 16 (2.18%) Node.js
3 8 (1.09%) IIS
4 7 (0.95%) Apache
5 6 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (0.54%) WordPress
7 3 (0.41%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.41%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.27%) Confluence
8 2 (0.27%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.27%) Drupal
8 2 (0.27%) Lync
8 2 (0.27%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.14%) Facebook Platform
9 1 (0.14%) nginx
9 1 (0.14%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.14%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (1.23%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.09%) Doxygen
3 6 (0.82%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.41%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.41%) Maya
6 3 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.27%) Blender
Business Applications
1 3 (0.41%) Magento
2 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (1.09%) GitHub
2 4 (0.54%) PaaS
3 2 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.27%) SaaS
4 1 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 54 (7.36%) HTTP
2 24 (3.27%) VPN
3 12 (1.63%) HTTPS
4 9 (1.23%) Internet
5 6 (0.82%) VoIP
6 3 (0.41%) SSL
7 2 (0.27%) 3G
7 2 (0.27%) Firewall
7 2 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.27%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.27%) iBeacon
8 1 (0.14%) NFC
8 1 (0.14%) Wireless
8 1 (0.14%) RTP
8 1 (0.14%) RFID
8 1 (0.14%) Intranet
8 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (5.04%) MySQL
2 24 (3.27%) SQLite
3 21 (2.86%) SQL Server
4 9 (1.23%) Relational Database
5 7 (0.95%) Azure SQL Database
5 7 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (0.82%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.41%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.41%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.27%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.14%) Big Data
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.14%) Redis
10 1 (0.14%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.14%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 220 (29.97%) Xcode
2 119 (16.21%) Git (software)
3 66 (8.99%) Subversion
4 18 (2.45%) Calabash
5 12 (1.63%) Jenkins
5 12 (1.63%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 11 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (1.50%) JIRA
7 8 (1.09%) Cucumber
8 7 (0.95%) Eclipse
8 7 (0.95%) NUnit
9 6 (0.82%) Mercurial
10 5 (0.68%) Ant
10 5 (0.68%) Visual Studio
11 4 (0.54%) JUnit
11 4 (0.54%) Axure RP
11 4 (0.54%) Hudson
12 3 (0.41%) Android Studio
12 3 (0.41%) Ranorex
12 3 (0.41%) Bitbucket
General
1 65 (8.86%) Finance
2 40 (5.45%) Retail
3 28 (3.81%) Banking
4 27 (3.68%) Games
5 16 (2.18%) Marketing
6 13 (1.77%) Publishing
7 8 (1.09%) Telecoms
8 7 (0.95%) Retail Banking
8 7 (0.95%) Advertising
9 6 (0.82%) Automotive
9 6 (0.82%) French Language
9 6 (0.82%) German Language
10 4 (0.54%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.54%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.41%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.27%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.27%) Electronics
12 2 (0.27%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.27%) Avionics
13 1 (0.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 677 (92.23%) Developer
2 529 (72.07%) iOS Developer
3 116 (15.80%) Mobile Developer
4 60 (8.17%) Senior Developer
5 51 (6.95%) Senior iOS Developer
6 50 (6.81%) Android Developer
7 33 (4.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 28 (3.81%) Applications Developer
9 19 (2.59%) Architect
10 13 (1.77%) iPhone Developer
10 13 (1.77%) .NET Developer
11 12 (1.63%) Web Developer
11 12 (1.63%) Solutions Architect
12 10 (1.36%) Lead Developer
13 9 (1.23%) PHP Developer
14 8 (1.09%) Junior Developer
14 8 (1.09%) Junior
14 8 (1.09%) Junior iOS Developer
15 7 (0.95%) Front-End Developer
15 7 (0.95%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (24.66%) JSON
2 160 (21.80%) XML
3 150 (20.44%) HTML
4 135 (18.39%) Cocoa
5 129 (17.57%) Web Services
6 116 (15.80%) RESTful
7 110 (14.99%) CSS
8 108 (14.71%) HTML5
9 89 (12.13%) iOS SDK
10 85 (11.58%) Cocoa Touch
11 66 (8.99%) REST
12 60 (8.17%) CSS3
13 59 (8.04%) .NET
14 58 (7.90%) jQuery
15 42 (5.72%) PhoneGap
16 39 (5.31%) SOAP
17 29 (3.95%) Apache Cordova
18 28 (3.81%) Ajax
19 26 (3.54%) UIKit
20 20 (2.72%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 233 (31.74%) iPhone
2 191 (26.02%) Mobile App
2 191 (26.02%) iPad
3 111 (15.12%) User Experience
4 41 (5.59%) Computer Science
5 28 (3.81%) Social Media
6 19 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (2.32%) Open Source
8 15 (2.04%) Data Structures
8 15 (2.04%) Client/Server
8 15 (2.04%) Blackberry
9 14 (1.91%) Animation
9 14 (1.91%) Mobile Banking
10 11 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.36%) Mobile Payment
12 9 (1.23%) Video on Demand
12 9 (1.23%) N-Tier
13 8 (1.09%) New Media
14 7 (0.95%) Augmented Reality
14 7 (0.95%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 721 (98.23%) Apple iOS
2 286 (38.96%) Android
3 58 (7.90%) Windows
4 18 (2.45%) Windows Phone
5 17 (2.32%) Linux
6 10 (1.36%) Windows Mobile
6 10 (1.36%) UNIX
7 8 (1.09%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.14%) Solaris
8 1 (0.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 299 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (28.34%) Android Development
3 138 (18.80%) OO
4 101 (13.76%) Scrum
5 98 (13.35%) TDD
6 59 (8.04%) MVC
7 56 (7.63%) Continuous Integration
8 51 (6.95%) OOP
8 51 (6.95%) Software Engineering
9 50 (6.81%) E-Commerce
10 48 (6.54%) Mobile Application Development
11 37 (5.04%) BDD
12 29 (3.95%) Multithreading
12 29 (3.95%) OOD
13 28 (3.81%) Web Design
14 26 (3.54%) Memory Management
14 26 (3.54%) Mentoring
15 24 (3.27%) SOA
16 23 (3.13%) Kanban
17 21 (2.86%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 393 (53.54%) Objective-C
2 166 (22.62%) JavaScript
3 85 (11.58%) Java
4 50 (6.81%) C#
5 39 (5.31%) C++
6 36 (4.90%) SQL
7 26 (3.54%) PHP
8 18 (2.45%) C
9 13 (1.77%) XPath
10 9 (1.23%) Ruby
11 5 (0.68%) PHP5
12 4 (0.54%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.54%) ActionScript
12 4 (0.54%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.41%) Lua
13 3 (0.41%) ActionScript 3.0
13 3 (0.41%) ActionScript 2.0
13 3 (0.41%) Python
13 3 (0.41%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 41 (5.59%) Degree
2 5 (0.68%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.27%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.14%) CBAP
4 1 (0.14%) ISEB
4 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.45%) QA
2 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.14%) IAG
1 1 (0.14%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.14%) cPanel
1 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 71 (9.67%) Apple
2 27 (3.68%) Microsoft
3 23 (3.13%) Xamarin
3 23 (3.13%) Facebook
4 16 (2.18%) Google
4 16 (2.18%) Sencha
5 15 (2.04%) Twitter
6 14 (1.91%) Oracle
7 9 (1.23%) Perforce
8 7 (0.95%) Appcelerator
8 7 (0.95%) Adobe
9 6 (0.82%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.54%) Zend
11 3 (0.41%) Kony
11 3 (0.41%) MobileIron
11 3 (0.41%) TIBCO
11 3 (0.41%) Yahoo!
12 1 (0.14%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.14%) StreamBase
12 1 (0.14%) Vignette
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