The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had iOS Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iOS Developer
Rank 271 206 228
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +22
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 176 257 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.77% 1.11% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 1.17% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 227 163
Median daily rate £450 £450 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £321 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.00 -
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
21700 21910 22982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.78% 94.98% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15416 15458 15936
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 275 348 435
Median hourly rate £17.37 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.72% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

iOS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured iOS Developer in the job title.

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 27 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -8 33 £475 +15.15% 19
iOS Developer
England

iOS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, iOS Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring iOS Developer in the job title.

1 323 (98.48%) Apple iOS
2 322 (98.17%) iOS Development
3 237 (72.26%) Objective-C
4 211 (64.33%) Apple Swift
5 178 (54.27%) Agile Software Development
6 131 (39.94%) TDD
7 99 (30.18%) Cocoa
8 92 (28.05%) Scrum
9 87 (26.52%) Mobile Development
10 84 (25.61%) Xcode
11 80 (24.39%) User Experience
12 74 (22.56%) Git (software)
13 73 (22.26%) BDD
14 72 (21.95%) Android
15 71 (21.65%) RESTful
15 71 (21.65%) Mobile App
16 69 (21.04%) Unit Testing
17 67 (20.43%) Apple
18 60 (18.29%) OO
19 57 (17.38%) iPhone
19 57 (17.38%) iPad
20 55 (16.77%) JavaScript
21 53 (16.16%) Android Development
22 51 (15.55%) Continuous Integration
23 50 (15.24%) Web Services
24 47 (14.33%) Cocoa Touch
25 45 (13.72%) REST
26 44 (13.41%) iOS SDK
26 44 (13.41%) E-Commerce
26 44 (13.41%) JSON

iOS Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.61%) Apache
1 2 (0.61%) Apache ServiceMix
1 2 (0.61%) CMS
1 2 (0.61%) Confluence
1 2 (0.61%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (0.91%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.30%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (4.27%) TestFlight
3 9 (2.74%) Google Play
4 8 (2.44%) iTunes
5 7 (2.13%) GitHub
6 3 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.91%) Firebase
7 2 (0.61%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.30%) Heroku
8 1 (0.30%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.57%) Internet
2 8 (2.44%) Skype
3 6 (1.83%) HTTP
3 6 (1.83%) Network Security
4 5 (1.52%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.30%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.79%) MongoDB
2 18 (5.49%) SQLite
3 16 (4.88%) MySQL
4 15 (4.57%) CouchDB
5 14 (4.27%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.61%) Big Data
6 2 (0.61%) DB2
7 1 (0.30%) Mixpanel
7 1 (0.30%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.30%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.30%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 84 (25.61%) Xcode
2 74 (22.56%) Git (software)
3 27 (8.23%) Jenkins
4 20 (6.10%) Subversion
5 14 (4.27%) JIRA
6 11 (3.35%) Calabash
6 11 (3.35%) Maven
7 10 (3.05%) CocoaPods
8 9 (2.74%) Hudson
9 6 (1.83%) Ant
9 6 (1.83%) Bitbucket
10 5 (1.52%) Gradle
11 4 (1.22%) Android Studio
11 4 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.91%) Appium
12 3 (0.91%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.91%) git-flow
12 3 (0.91%) Selenium
13 2 (0.61%) Travis CI
13 2 (0.61%) Vagrant
General
1 26 (7.93%) Retail
2 16 (4.88%) Games
3 14 (4.27%) Banking
4 12 (3.66%) Marketing
4 12 (3.66%) Publishing
5 7 (2.13%) Finance
6 6 (1.83%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.61%) Private Banking
7 2 (0.61%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Advertising
8 1 (0.30%) Back Office
8 1 (0.30%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (30.18%) Cocoa
2 71 (21.65%) RESTful
3 50 (15.24%) Web Services
4 47 (14.33%) Cocoa Touch
5 45 (13.72%) REST
6 44 (13.41%) iOS SDK
6 44 (13.41%) JSON
7 41 (12.50%) Core Data
8 39 (11.89%) HTML
9 32 (9.76%) CSS
10 26 (7.93%) HTML5
11 25 (7.62%) SOAP
11 25 (7.62%) XML
12 24 (7.32%) Core Animation
13 23 (7.01%) UIKit
14 21 (6.40%) CSS3
15 16 (4.88%) Node.js
16 13 (3.96%) Android SDK
17 9 (2.74%) OpenGL
18 8 (2.44%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 80 (24.39%) User Experience
2 71 (21.65%) Mobile App
3 57 (17.38%) iPad
3 57 (17.38%) iPhone
4 36 (10.98%) Computer Science
5 24 (7.32%) Animation
6 18 (5.49%) Smartphone
7 17 (5.18%) Fintech
8 13 (3.96%) Apple TV
9 12 (3.66%) Digital Media
10 10 (3.05%) Mobile Banking
11 8 (2.44%) Mathematics
11 8 (2.44%) NHS
11 8 (2.44%) Video on Demand
12 7 (2.13%) Augmented Reality
12 7 (2.13%) Wiki
13 6 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (1.83%) GPGPU
13 6 (1.83%) mHealth
13 6 (1.83%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 323 (98.48%) Apple iOS
2 72 (21.95%) Android
3 7 (2.13%) Linux
4 6 (1.83%) Mac OS
5 4 (1.22%) Windows
6 3 (0.91%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.61%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (98.17%) iOS Development
2 178 (54.27%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (39.94%) TDD
4 92 (28.05%) Scrum
5 87 (26.52%) Mobile Development
6 73 (22.26%) BDD
7 69 (21.04%) Unit Testing
8 60 (18.29%) OO
9 53 (16.16%) Android Development
10 51 (15.55%) Continuous Integration
11 44 (13.41%) E-Commerce
12 29 (8.84%) Software Engineering
13 28 (8.54%) OOD
14 25 (7.62%) Pair Programming
15 18 (5.49%) Automated Testing
15 18 (5.49%) High Availability
16 17 (5.18%) OOP
17 15 (4.57%) Continuous Delivery
17 15 (4.57%) Progressive Enhancement
17 15 (4.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 237 (72.26%) Objective-C
2 211 (64.33%) Apple Swift
3 55 (16.77%) JavaScript
4 34 (10.37%) Java
5 19 (5.79%) SQL
6 18 (5.49%) C++
7 13 (3.96%) C
8 12 (3.66%) C#
8 12 (3.66%) PHP
8 12 (3.66%) Ruby
9 5 (1.52%) Python
10 2 (0.61%) RubyMotion
11 1 (0.30%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.30%) R
11 1 (0.30%) Scala
Qualifications
1 38 (11.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.83%) QA
2 2 (0.61%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (1.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.91%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 67 (20.43%) Apple
2 14 (4.27%) Google
3 5 (1.52%) Xamarin
4 4 (1.22%) Facebook
4 4 (1.22%) Twitter
5 2 (0.61%) Appcelerator
5 2 (0.61%) Kony
5 2 (0.61%) Oracle
5 2 (0.61%) WorldPay
6 1 (0.30%) Microsoft
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