The table below looks at the statistics for the iOS Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iOS Developer in their job title 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 Developer
Rank 269 261 172
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -89
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 144 169 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.62% 0.70% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.75% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 119 199
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £312 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -60.00%
iOS Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21269 22575 19948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.25% 93.08% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15335 15541 13354
Average daily rate £435 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 397 386 546
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.18 £39.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

iOS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iOS Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

iOS Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

iOS Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing iOS Developer across the London region.

iOS Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

iOS Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iOS Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

iOS Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

iOS Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing iOS Developer across the London region.

iOS Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

iOS Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Developer within the London 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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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
City of London +19 41 £400 +6.66% 12
Canary Wharf - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Hounslow - - - - 1
Twickenham - - - -
iOS Developer
England

iOS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited iOS Developer in their job title 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 with iOS Developer in their job title.

1 370 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 364 (98.38%) Apple iOS
3 246 (66.49%) Objective-C
4 171 (46.22%) Xcode
5 157 (42.43%) iPhone
6 138 (37.30%) Agile Software Development
7 123 (33.24%) iPad
8 108 (29.19%) JSON
9 86 (23.24%) Cocoa
10 85 (22.97%) OO
11 81 (21.89%) XML
12 78 (21.08%) Android
13 62 (16.76%) Git (software)
13 62 (16.76%) User Experience
14 57 (15.41%) Web Services
15 56 (15.14%) Mobile App
16 53 (14.32%) iOS SDK
17 52 (14.05%) JavaScript
18 51 (13.78%) Cocoa Touch
19 50 (13.51%) HTML
20 45 (12.16%) RESTful
21 38 (10.27%) HTML5
22 35 (9.46%) TDD
23 31 (8.38%) Subversion
23 31 (8.38%) Apple
23 31 (8.38%) Android Development
24 29 (7.84%) CSS
24 29 (7.84%) Software Engineering
24 29 (7.84%) Scrum
25 28 (7.57%) E-Commerce

iOS Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited iOS Developer in their job title 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 with iOS Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (1.35%) CMS
2 4 (1.08%) Node.js
3 1 (0.27%) Confluence
3 1 (0.27%) Drupal
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.27%) Apache
3 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (2.16%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.35%) GitHub
2 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.76%) HTTP
2 19 (5.14%) VPN
3 10 (2.70%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.81%) VoIP
5 2 (0.54%) Internet
5 2 (0.54%) SSL
5 2 (0.54%) iBeacon
6 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.27%) Intranet
6 1 (0.27%) RTP
6 1 (0.27%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.05%) MySQL
2 5 (1.35%) NoSQL
2 5 (1.35%) Relational Database
3 3 (0.81%) SQLite
4 2 (0.54%) CouchDB
4 2 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (0.54%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.27%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.27%) Redis
5 1 (0.27%) Big Data
5 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 171 (46.22%) Xcode
2 62 (16.76%) Git (software)
3 31 (8.38%) Subversion
4 7 (1.89%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.08%) Calabash
5 4 (1.08%) Mercurial
5 4 (1.08%) Hudson
6 3 (0.81%) JIRA
6 3 (0.81%) Ranorex
6 3 (0.81%) NUnit
7 2 (0.54%) Selenium
7 2 (0.54%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.54%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (0.27%) Appium
8 1 (0.27%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.27%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
General
1 26 (7.03%) Retail
2 25 (6.76%) Finance
3 15 (4.05%) Banking
4 11 (2.97%) Marketing
5 10 (2.70%) Games
6 8 (2.16%) Publishing
7 6 (1.62%) French Language
7 6 (1.62%) German Language
8 4 (1.08%) Automotive
9 3 (0.81%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.81%) Advertising
10 2 (0.54%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.27%) Law
11 1 (0.27%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (29.19%) JSON
2 86 (23.24%) Cocoa
3 81 (21.89%) XML
4 57 (15.41%) Web Services
5 53 (14.32%) iOS SDK
6 51 (13.78%) Cocoa Touch
7 50 (13.51%) HTML
8 45 (12.16%) RESTful
9 38 (10.27%) HTML5
10 29 (7.84%) CSS
11 28 (7.57%) REST
12 21 (5.68%) CSS3
13 19 (5.14%) UIKit
14 6 (1.62%) SOAP
14 6 (1.62%) Core Animation
14 6 (1.62%) Xamarin.iOS
15 5 (1.35%) Google Maps API
16 4 (1.08%) Android SDK
17 3 (0.81%) OpenGL ES
17 3 (0.81%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 157 (42.43%) iPhone
2 123 (33.24%) iPad
3 62 (16.76%) User Experience
4 56 (15.14%) Mobile App
5 25 (6.76%) Social Media
6 19 (5.14%) Computer Science
7 10 (2.70%) Mobile Banking
7 10 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (2.16%) Animation
8 8 (2.16%) New Media
9 7 (1.89%) Mobile Payment
9 7 (1.89%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.62%) N-Tier
11 5 (1.35%) Video on Demand
11 5 (1.35%) Visualisation
11 5 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.08%) Streaming Video
12 4 (1.08%) Social Network
12 4 (1.08%) Streaming Media
12 4 (1.08%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 364 (98.38%) Apple iOS
2 78 (21.08%) Android
3 7 (1.89%) Windows
4 6 (1.62%) Linux
5 4 (1.08%) UNIX
5 4 (1.08%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (0.81%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 138 (37.30%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (22.97%) OO
4 35 (9.46%) TDD
5 31 (8.38%) Android Development
6 29 (7.84%) Software Engineering
6 29 (7.84%) Scrum
7 28 (7.57%) E-Commerce
8 24 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (5.14%) Systems Analysis
10 18 (4.86%) BDD
10 18 (4.86%) Multithreading
11 17 (4.59%) Memory Management
11 17 (4.59%) OOP
12 15 (4.05%) OOD
13 12 (3.24%) Mobile Application Development
14 11 (2.97%) Mobile Device Management
14 11 (2.97%) Unit Testing
15 8 (2.16%) Project Management
15 8 (2.16%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 246 (66.49%) Objective-C
2 52 (14.05%) JavaScript
3 25 (6.76%) C++
4 19 (5.14%) Java
5 14 (3.78%) SQL
6 9 (2.43%) C
7 7 (1.89%) PHP
8 4 (1.08%) C#
9 2 (0.54%) Ruby
10 1 (0.27%) XPath
10 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (2.70%) Degree
2 2 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.35%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (8.38%) Apple
2 17 (4.59%) Facebook
3 10 (2.70%) Twitter
4 9 (2.43%) Google
5 6 (1.62%) Perforce
6 4 (1.08%) Microsoft
6 4 (1.08%) Xamarin
7 3 (0.81%) Sencha
8 2 (0.54%) Oracle
9 1 (0.27%) MobileIron
9 1 (0.27%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.27%) Yahoo!
9 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.27%) Symbian
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