The table below looks at the statistics for iOS Development skills 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 Development over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iOS Software Development
Rank 185 191 193
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 255 266 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.14% 1.16% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 1.48% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 199 191
Average daily rate
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£447 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.42% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Average hourly rate - £55.25 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.60 - £22.66
iOS Development
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17575 17963 17093
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.40% 78.14% 78.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12429 12862 11752
Average daily rate £450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 231 265
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.59 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.84% -38.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £50.00 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

iOS Development
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iOS Development across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

iOS Development Jobs Demand Trend in London

iOS Development
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

iOS Development Daily Rate Trend in London

iOS Development
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iOS Development across the London region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

iOS Development Daily Rate Histogram in London

iOS Development
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

iOS Development Hourly Rate Trend in London

iOS Development
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 Development within the London region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. 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 -8 51 £450 +5.88% 25
Wimbledon - 3 £350 - 2
Hounslow - 2 £415 -
Osterley - 2 £490 -
iOS Development
England

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 445 (99.11%) Apple iOS
2 226 (50.33%) Objective-C
3 207 (46.10%) Agile Software Development
4 154 (34.30%) Android
5 138 (30.73%) Mobile App
6 125 (27.84%) Android Development
7 114 (25.39%) Mobile Development
8 111 (24.72%) JSON
9 104 (23.16%) iPhone
10 98 (21.83%) Xcode
11 88 (19.60%) OO
12 86 (19.15%) Web Services
13 84 (18.71%) User Experience
14 83 (18.49%) TDD
15 78 (17.37%) Cocoa
15 78 (17.37%) iPad
16 64 (14.25%) JavaScript
17 60 (13.36%) HTML
18 59 (13.14%) RESTful
19 58 (12.92%) iOS SDK
20 56 (12.47%) Git (software)
21 55 (12.25%) Scrum
22 54 (12.03%) Apple
23 53 (11.80%) XML
24 52 (11.58%) REST
25 51 (11.36%) Apple Swift
25 51 (11.36%) Computer Science
26 50 (11.14%) Degree
27 48 (10.69%) Java
28 46 (10.24%) Cocoa Touch

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 11 (2.45%) CMS
1 11 (2.45%) Node.js
2 6 (1.34%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.67%) WordPress
3 3 (0.67%) Confluence
4 2 (0.45%) Facebook Platform
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.22%) uiautomator
5 1 (0.22%) IIS
5 1 (0.22%) Commerce Server
5 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.22%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.22%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Photoshop
1 2 (0.45%) MS Excel
1 2 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.22%) MS Project
2 1 (0.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.34%) GitHub
4 3 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.22%) PaaS
5 1 (0.22%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.56%) HTTP
2 8 (1.78%) Bluetooth
3 7 (1.56%) Internet
4 5 (1.11%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.45%) Skype
5 2 (0.45%) Firewall
5 2 (0.45%) UPnP
5 2 (0.45%) VPN
6 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.22%) NFC
6 1 (0.22%) iBeacon
6 1 (0.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.79%) SQLite
2 12 (2.67%) MySQL
2 12 (2.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.45%) CouchDB
4 2 (0.45%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.45%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (0.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.22%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 98 (21.83%) Xcode
2 56 (12.47%) Git (software)
3 18 (4.01%) Subversion
3 18 (4.01%) CocoaPods
4 13 (2.90%) Jenkins
5 12 (2.67%) Android Studio
6 7 (1.56%) Appium
6 7 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.11%) JIRA
7 5 (1.11%) Calabash
8 4 (0.89%) Hudson
9 3 (0.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 3 (0.67%) Maven
10 2 (0.45%) JUnit
10 2 (0.45%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.45%) Selenium
10 2 (0.45%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.45%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.22%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.22%) MonkeyTalk
General
1 37 (8.24%) Finance
2 16 (3.56%) Retail
3 14 (3.12%) Banking
4 13 (2.90%) Games
5 9 (2.00%) Publishing
6 7 (1.56%) Marketing
6 7 (1.56%) Legal
7 6 (1.34%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.11%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.11%) Automotive
9 4 (0.89%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.89%) Electronics
10 3 (0.67%) Law
11 2 (0.45%) Advertising
11 2 (0.45%) Music Industry
11 2 (0.45%) French Language
11 2 (0.45%) German Language
12 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 417 (92.87%) Developer
2 331 (73.72%) iOS Developer
3 73 (16.26%) Senior Developer
4 56 (12.47%) Senior iOS Developer
5 54 (12.03%) Mobile Developer
6 38 (8.46%) Android Developer
7 12 (2.67%) Front-End Developer
8 10 (2.23%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 9 (2.00%) Architect
9 9 (2.00%) iPhone Developer
10 8 (1.78%) Applications Developer
11 7 (1.56%) Programmer
12 6 (1.34%) Lead Developer
12 6 (1.34%) Senior Android Developer
12 6 (1.34%) iPhone Applications Developer
13 5 (1.11%) .NET Developer
13 5 (1.11%) Junior
13 5 (1.11%) Junior Developer
14 4 (0.89%) Technical Leader
14 4 (0.89%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (24.72%) JSON
2 86 (19.15%) Web Services
3 78 (17.37%) Cocoa
4 60 (13.36%) HTML
5 59 (13.14%) RESTful
6 58 (12.92%) iOS SDK
7 53 (11.80%) XML
8 52 (11.58%) REST
9 46 (10.24%) Cocoa Touch
10 45 (10.02%) CSS
11 43 (9.58%) HTML5
12 25 (5.57%) Android SDK
13 23 (5.12%) CSS3
13 23 (5.12%) SOAP
13 23 (5.12%) Core Animation
14 17 (3.79%) .NET
15 16 (3.56%) UIKit
16 14 (3.12%) AngularJS
17 10 (2.23%) Apache Cordova
18 9 (2.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 138 (30.73%) Mobile App
2 104 (23.16%) iPhone
3 84 (18.71%) User Experience
4 78 (17.37%) iPad
5 51 (11.36%) Computer Science
6 27 (6.01%) Animation
7 19 (4.23%) Social Media
8 13 (2.90%) Mathematics
8 13 (2.90%) Physics
9 9 (2.00%) Blackberry
9 9 (2.00%) Streaming Video
9 9 (2.00%) Mobile Payment
10 7 (1.56%) Video on Demand
11 5 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (1.11%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.11%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.89%) Smartphone
13 3 (0.67%) Augmented Reality
13 3 (0.67%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 445 (99.11%) Apple iOS
2 154 (34.30%) Android
3 18 (4.01%) Mac OS X
4 17 (3.79%) Windows
5 7 (1.56%) Linux
5 7 (1.56%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (0.67%) UNIX
7 2 (0.45%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (46.10%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (27.84%) Android Development
3 114 (25.39%) Mobile Development
4 88 (19.60%) OO
5 83 (18.49%) TDD
6 55 (12.25%) Scrum
7 44 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
8 40 (8.91%) Unit Testing
8 40 (8.91%) Software Engineering
9 39 (8.69%) Mobile Application Development
10 36 (8.02%) BDD
11 31 (6.90%) E-Commerce
12 22 (4.90%) OOP
12 22 (4.90%) Memory Management
13 21 (4.68%) OOD
14 19 (4.23%) Multithreading
15 17 (3.79%) Analytics
15 17 (3.79%) Open Source
16 16 (3.56%) Automated Testing
17 14 (3.12%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 226 (50.33%) Objective-C
2 64 (14.25%) JavaScript
3 51 (11.36%) Apple Swift
4 48 (10.69%) Java
5 39 (8.69%) C#
6 30 (6.68%) C++
7 10 (2.23%) SQL
8 9 (2.00%) C
9 8 (1.78%) ActionScript
10 6 (1.34%) PHP
11 5 (1.11%) Ruby
12 4 (0.89%) Python
13 3 (0.67%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.45%) XPath
14 2 (0.45%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.22%) Scala
15 1 (0.22%) Clojure
15 1 (0.22%) Go
15 1 (0.22%) Groovy
15 1 (0.22%) XAML
Qualifications
1 50 (11.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.45%) QA
System Software
1 6 (1.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.89%) yum
1 4 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 54 (12.03%) Apple
2 28 (6.24%) Google
3 13 (2.90%) Xamarin
4 11 (2.45%) Facebook
5 9 (2.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (1.56%) MobileIron
7 6 (1.34%) Twitter
8 2 (0.45%) PayPal
8 2 (0.45%) Ingenico
8 2 (0.45%) Adobe
8 2 (0.45%) SAP
9 1 (0.22%) IBM
9 1 (0.22%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.22%) Metastorm
9 1 (0.22%) ATG
9 1 (0.22%) Perforce
9 1 (0.22%) StreamBase
9 1 (0.22%) hybris
9 1 (0.22%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle
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