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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iOS Developer
Rank 284 222 272
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +50
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 149 217 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.65% 0.97% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 1.02% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 153 123
Average daily rate £475 £423 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.42% -0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £41.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +26.15%
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
21805 21262 22113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.73% 94.80% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15767 14589 15407
Average daily rate £463 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 391 398
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £38.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +17 14 £500 +29.03% 11
Hounslow +1 1 £488 +17.46%
iOS Developer
England

iOS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 276 (99.64%) Apple iOS
2 274 (98.92%) iOS Development
3 179 (64.62%) Objective-C
4 144 (51.99%) Apple Swift
5 132 (47.65%) Agile Software Development
6 96 (34.66%) TDD
7 76 (27.44%) Xcode
7 76 (27.44%) RESTful
8 72 (25.99%) Scrum
9 66 (23.83%) Mobile Development
9 66 (23.83%) User Experience
10 65 (23.47%) Cocoa
11 63 (22.74%) Mobile App
12 55 (19.86%) iPhone
13 51 (18.41%) BDD
14 50 (18.05%) iPad
14 50 (18.05%) Android
15 45 (16.25%) Unit Testing
16 42 (15.16%) OO
17 41 (14.80%) Apple
18 36 (13.00%) Software Engineering
19 35 (12.64%) iOS SDK
19 35 (12.64%) REST
20 34 (12.27%) Android Development
21 30 (10.83%) E-Commerce
21 30 (10.83%) JavaScript
22 29 (10.47%) Web Services
22 29 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
23 28 (10.11%) Git (software)
23 28 (10.11%) JSON

iOS Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 12 (4.33%) CMS
2 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.36%) Node.js
2 1 (0.36%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.69%) GitHub
2 4 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.72%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.36%) Heroku
4 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.25%) HTTP
2 6 (2.17%) Bluetooth
3 3 (1.08%) Network Security
4 2 (0.72%) Internet
4 2 (0.72%) RTSP
5 1 (0.36%) DNS
5 1 (0.36%) iBeacon
5 1 (0.36%) RIP
5 1 (0.36%) SSH
5 1 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.81%) SQLite
2 3 (1.08%) MySQL
3 2 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (0.72%) CouchDB
3 2 (0.72%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.36%) Big Data
4 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 76 (27.44%) Xcode
2 28 (10.11%) Git (software)
3 19 (6.86%) Jenkins
4 12 (4.33%) Gradle
5 11 (3.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (3.61%) Ant
7 6 (2.17%) Subversion
8 3 (1.08%) Appium
8 3 (1.08%) CocoaPods
8 3 (1.08%) JIRA
9 2 (0.72%) Android Studio
9 2 (0.72%) git-flow
9 2 (0.72%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.72%) Travis CI
10 1 (0.36%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.36%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.36%) Hudson
10 1 (0.36%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (7.22%) Games
2 16 (5.78%) Retail
3 13 (4.69%) Finance
4 11 (3.97%) Publishing
5 6 (2.17%) Banking
6 4 (1.44%) Automotive
6 4 (1.44%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.08%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.72%) Marketing
9 1 (0.36%) Advertising
9 1 (0.36%) Electronics
9 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (27.44%) RESTful
2 65 (23.47%) Cocoa
3 35 (12.64%) iOS SDK
3 35 (12.64%) REST
4 29 (10.47%) Web Services
5 28 (10.11%) JSON
6 21 (7.58%) Cocoa Touch
7 19 (6.86%) SOAP
8 18 (6.50%) XML
9 14 (5.05%) HTML
10 9 (3.25%) UIKit
11 6 (2.17%) CSS
11 6 (2.17%) HTML5
12 5 (1.81%) Core Animation
12 5 (1.81%) Google Maps API
13 4 (1.44%) .NET
13 4 (1.44%) AngularJS
13 4 (1.44%) OpenGL
14 3 (1.08%) jQuery
14 3 (1.08%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 66 (23.83%) User Experience
2 63 (22.74%) Mobile App
3 55 (19.86%) iPhone
4 50 (18.05%) iPad
5 23 (8.30%) Computer Science
6 11 (3.97%) Streaming Video
7 10 (3.61%) Embedded Systems
7 10 (3.61%) Smartphone
8 8 (2.89%) Data Structures
9 7 (2.53%) Algorithms
9 7 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (2.53%) Fintech
9 7 (2.53%) Social Media
10 6 (2.17%) Digital Media
10 6 (2.17%) Video on Demand
11 5 (1.81%) Mobile Banking
12 4 (1.44%) Augmented Reality
12 4 (1.44%) Mobile Payment
12 4 (1.44%) NHS
12 4 (1.44%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 276 (99.64%) Apple iOS
2 50 (18.05%) Android
3 4 (1.44%) Linux
4 2 (0.72%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.36%) Unix
5 1 (0.36%) Windows
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (98.92%) iOS Development
2 132 (47.65%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (34.66%) TDD
4 72 (25.99%) Scrum
5 66 (23.83%) Mobile Development
6 51 (18.41%) BDD
7 45 (16.25%) Unit Testing
8 42 (15.16%) OO
9 36 (13.00%) Software Engineering
10 34 (12.27%) Android Development
11 30 (10.83%) E-Commerce
12 29 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (8.30%) OOD
14 20 (7.22%) Multithreading
15 14 (5.05%) Continuous Delivery
16 12 (4.33%) Kanban
16 12 (4.33%) Mobile Application Development
16 12 (4.33%) OOP
17 9 (3.25%) Automated Testing
17 9 (3.25%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 179 (64.62%) Objective-C
2 144 (51.99%) Apple Swift
3 30 (10.83%) JavaScript
4 23 (8.30%) Java
5 20 (7.22%) C++
6 17 (6.14%) C
7 15 (5.42%) C#
8 7 (2.53%) PHP
9 4 (1.44%) Ruby
9 4 (1.44%) SQL
10 2 (0.72%) Python
11 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (9.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.72%) yum
Vendors
1 41 (14.80%) Apple
2 8 (2.89%) Google
3 5 (1.81%) Xamarin
4 2 (0.72%) Facebook
5 1 (0.36%) Appcelerator
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.36%) SAP
5 1 (0.36%) Twitter
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