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 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iOS Developer
Rank 223 215 216
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 227 231 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.93% 0.93% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.00% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 182 172
Average daily rate
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£413 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £469 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
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
22577 23003 24025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.29% 92.96% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 15594 15798 15792
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 435 616
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 18 September 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 18 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
City of London +15 47 £400 -3.03% 7
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
iOS Developer
England

iOS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 440 (99.77%) iOS Development
2 430 (97.51%) Apple iOS
3 291 (65.99%) Objective-C
4 182 (41.27%) Xcode
5 179 (40.59%) iPhone
6 165 (37.41%) Agile Software Development
7 156 (35.37%) iPad
8 122 (27.66%) JSON
9 112 (25.40%) Cocoa
10 96 (21.77%) Android
11 93 (21.09%) OO
12 90 (20.41%) XML
13 89 (20.18%) Mobile App
14 84 (19.05%) Web Services
15 81 (18.37%) Git (software)
16 74 (16.78%) iOS SDK
16 74 (16.78%) Cocoa Touch
17 70 (15.87%) HTML
18 67 (15.19%) User Experience
19 61 (13.83%) RESTful
20 59 (13.38%) JavaScript
21 56 (12.70%) Apple
22 54 (12.24%) TDD
23 53 (12.02%) Subversion
24 50 (11.34%) Android Development
25 47 (10.66%) HTML5
26 46 (10.43%) Scrum
27 42 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
28 41 (9.30%) Software Engineering
29 38 (8.62%) CSS

iOS Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 8 (1.81%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.59%) CMS
3 6 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (0.91%) Node.js
5 1 (0.23%) Apache
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.23%) Drupal
5 1 (0.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (2.27%) Doxygen
2 3 (0.68%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.68%) GitHub
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.80%) HTTP
2 22 (4.99%) VPN
3 17 (3.85%) HTTPS
4 5 (1.13%) SSL
5 4 (0.91%) VoIP
5 4 (0.91%) iBeacon
6 3 (0.68%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.23%) Intranet
7 1 (0.23%) Internet
7 1 (0.23%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.85%) MySQL
2 11 (2.49%) SQLite
3 5 (1.13%) NoSQL
3 5 (1.13%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.45%) MS Access
5 1 (0.23%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 182 (41.27%) Xcode
2 81 (18.37%) Git (software)
3 53 (12.02%) Subversion
4 7 (1.59%) JIRA
4 7 (1.59%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (1.59%) Mercurial
5 6 (1.36%) Hudson
6 5 (1.13%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.13%) NUnit
7 4 (0.91%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.68%) Ranorex
9 2 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.23%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.23%) Calabash
10 1 (0.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.23%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.23%) JUnit
10 1 (0.23%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (5.44%) Retail
2 23 (5.22%) Finance
3 17 (3.85%) Banking
4 15 (3.40%) Publishing
5 13 (2.95%) Games
6 11 (2.49%) Marketing
7 10 (2.27%) Advertising
8 6 (1.36%) French Language
8 6 (1.36%) German Language
9 4 (0.91%) Legal
9 4 (0.91%) Back Office
10 3 (0.68%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.68%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.45%) Interactive Media
11 2 (0.45%) Front Office
12 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.23%) Automotive
12 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (27.66%) JSON
2 112 (25.40%) Cocoa
3 90 (20.41%) XML
4 84 (19.05%) Web Services
5 74 (16.78%) iOS SDK
5 74 (16.78%) Cocoa Touch
6 70 (15.87%) HTML
7 61 (13.83%) RESTful
8 47 (10.66%) HTML5
9 38 (8.62%) CSS
10 36 (8.16%) REST
11 22 (4.99%) CSS3
12 17 (3.85%) UIKit
13 10 (2.27%) Core Animation
14 8 (1.81%) jQuery
14 8 (1.81%) Xamarin.iOS
15 6 (1.36%) Android SDK
15 6 (1.36%) OpenGL
16 5 (1.13%) Ajax
17 4 (0.91%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 179 (40.59%) iPhone
2 156 (35.37%) iPad
3 89 (20.18%) Mobile App
4 67 (15.19%) User Experience
5 23 (5.22%) Computer Science
6 16 (3.63%) Social Media
7 11 (2.49%) Animation
7 11 (2.49%) Blackberry
8 10 (2.27%) Streaming Media
9 9 (2.04%) Video on Demand
10 8 (1.81%) Mobile Banking
11 7 (1.59%) Mobile Payment
11 7 (1.59%) Visualisation
11 7 (1.59%) Online Games
11 7 (1.59%) Streaming Video
12 6 (1.36%) Open Source
13 5 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.13%) N-Tier
14 4 (0.91%) Smartphone
14 4 (0.91%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 430 (97.51%) Apple iOS
2 96 (21.77%) Android
3 11 (2.49%) Windows
4 4 (0.91%) Linux
4 4 (0.91%) UNIX
4 4 (0.91%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (0.91%) Windows Phone
5 3 (0.68%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.45%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 440 (99.77%) iOS Development
2 165 (37.41%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (21.09%) OO
4 54 (12.24%) TDD
5 50 (11.34%) Android Development
6 46 (10.43%) Scrum
7 42 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 41 (9.30%) Software Engineering
9 29 (6.58%) E-Commerce
9 29 (6.58%) OOP
9 29 (6.58%) BDD
10 20 (4.54%) Unit Testing
11 19 (4.31%) Multithreading
11 19 (4.31%) Memory Management
12 18 (4.08%) MVC
13 15 (3.40%) OOD
14 14 (3.17%) Systems Analysis
15 12 (2.72%) Kanban
15 12 (2.72%) Mobile Device Management
16 11 (2.49%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 291 (65.99%) Objective-C
2 59 (13.38%) JavaScript
3 35 (7.94%) C++
4 33 (7.48%) Java
5 22 (4.99%) C
6 16 (3.63%) SQL
7 11 (2.49%) PHP
8 10 (2.27%) C#
9 6 (1.36%) Python
10 4 (0.91%) Ruby
10 4 (0.91%) PowerHouse
11 2 (0.45%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.45%) VBA
12 1 (0.23%) XPath
12 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (3.40%) Degree
2 3 (0.68%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.23%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.59%) QA
Vendors
1 56 (12.70%) Apple
2 22 (4.99%) Facebook
3 11 (2.49%) Google
4 7 (1.59%) Xamarin
5 6 (1.36%) MobileIron
5 6 (1.36%) Perforce
6 4 (0.91%) Microsoft
7 3 (0.68%) Adobe
7 3 (0.68%) Sencha
8 2 (0.45%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.45%) Twitter
8 2 (0.45%) Cognos
8 2 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.23%) Yahoo!
9 1 (0.23%) Symbian
9 1 (0.23%) IBM
9 1 (0.23%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle
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