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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iOS Software Development
Rank 193 216 195
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -21
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 244 208 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.09% 0.86% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 1.10% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 156 173
Average daily rate
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£425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.30 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+33.23% -
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
17518 18865 16683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.35% 78.15% 77.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12260 13308 11632
Average daily rate £450 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £361
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 238 224
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% -21.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £29.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -7.03%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +31 54 £427 +0.35% 21
Ealing - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 3
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
iOS Development
England

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 430 (98.62%) Apple iOS
2 210 (48.17%) Objective-C
3 181 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
4 150 (34.40%) Android
5 114 (26.15%) iPhone
6 113 (25.92%) Android Development
7 109 (25.00%) Xcode
8 106 (24.31%) Mobile App
9 105 (24.08%) Mobile Development
10 101 (23.17%) JSON
11 90 (20.64%) iPad
12 87 (19.95%) User Experience
13 78 (17.89%) Web Services
14 76 (17.43%) Cocoa
14 76 (17.43%) TDD
15 72 (16.51%) OO
16 67 (15.37%) HTML
16 67 (15.37%) JavaScript
17 57 (13.07%) RESTful
18 55 (12.61%) Scrum
19 54 (12.39%) CSS
20 50 (11.47%) Degree
20 50 (11.47%) Computer Science
21 49 (11.24%) HTML5
22 48 (11.01%) Git (software)
23 47 (10.78%) iOS SDK
24 45 (10.32%) Cocoa Touch
24 45 (10.32%) XML
25 43 (9.86%) REST
26 42 (9.63%) Apple

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 13 (2.98%) CMS
2 11 (2.52%) Node.js
3 5 (1.15%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.69%) WordPress
4 3 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (0.69%) Confluence
5 1 (0.23%) Commerce Server
5 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.23%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.23%) Drupal
5 1 (0.23%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 2 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.38%) GitHub
3 5 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.46%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.23%) PaaS
6 1 (0.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.13%) HTTP
2 8 (1.83%) Bluetooth
2 8 (1.83%) Internet
3 4 (0.92%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.46%) VPN
4 2 (0.46%) Firewall
4 2 (0.46%) UPnP
5 1 (0.23%) iBeacon
5 1 (0.23%) Skype
5 1 (0.23%) VoIP
5 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.21%) SQLite
2 10 (2.29%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.38%) MySQL
4 4 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.46%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.23%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.23%) Big Data
6 1 (0.23%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.23%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 109 (25.00%) Xcode
2 48 (11.01%) Git (software)
3 17 (3.90%) CocoaPods
4 16 (3.67%) Subversion
5 13 (2.98%) Jenkins
6 8 (1.83%) Android Studio
7 5 (1.15%) JIRA
8 3 (0.69%) Selenium
8 3 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.69%) Hudson
9 2 (0.46%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (0.46%) Maven
9 2 (0.46%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.46%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.46%) Calabash
10 1 (0.23%) Grunt
10 1 (0.23%) Bower
10 1 (0.23%) JUnit
10 1 (0.23%) NUnit
10 1 (0.23%) MonkeyTalk
General
1 36 (8.26%) Finance
2 17 (3.90%) Banking
3 16 (3.67%) Retail
4 15 (3.44%) Games
5 8 (1.83%) Publishing
6 7 (1.61%) Marketing
7 6 (1.38%) Legal
8 5 (1.15%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.92%) Advertising
9 4 (0.92%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.92%) Automotive
9 4 (0.92%) French Language
9 4 (0.92%) German Language
10 3 (0.69%) Law
10 3 (0.69%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.69%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.46%) Electronics
11 2 (0.46%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.23%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 399 (91.51%) Developer
2 315 (72.25%) iOS Developer
3 55 (12.61%) Senior Developer
4 54 (12.39%) Mobile Developer
5 44 (10.09%) Senior iOS Developer
6 27 (6.19%) Android Developer
7 14 (3.21%) Architect
8 13 (2.98%) Applications Developer
9 12 (2.75%) Front-End Developer
9 12 (2.75%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 9 (2.06%) iPhone Developer
11 6 (1.38%) Lead Developer
11 6 (1.38%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (1.15%) Programmer
12 5 (1.15%) .NET Developer
12 5 (1.15%) iPhone Applications Developer
13 4 (0.92%) Windows Mobile Developer
13 4 (0.92%) Mac Developer
13 4 (0.92%) Mobile Solutions Architect
13 4 (0.92%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (23.17%) JSON
2 78 (17.89%) Web Services
3 76 (17.43%) Cocoa
4 67 (15.37%) HTML
5 57 (13.07%) RESTful
6 54 (12.39%) CSS
7 49 (11.24%) HTML5
8 47 (10.78%) iOS SDK
9 45 (10.32%) Cocoa Touch
9 45 (10.32%) XML
10 43 (9.86%) REST
11 27 (6.19%) CSS3
12 19 (4.36%) Core Animation
13 18 (4.13%) .NET
14 15 (3.44%) AngularJS
14 15 (3.44%) Android SDK
15 14 (3.21%) UIKit
16 12 (2.75%) SOAP
17 10 (2.29%) jQuery
18 8 (1.83%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 114 (26.15%) iPhone
2 106 (24.31%) Mobile App
3 90 (20.64%) iPad
4 87 (19.95%) User Experience
5 50 (11.47%) Computer Science
6 24 (5.50%) Animation
7 19 (4.36%) Social Media
8 14 (3.21%) Open Source
9 12 (2.75%) Mathematics
9 12 (2.75%) Physics
10 11 (2.52%) Mobile Payment
11 9 (2.06%) Blackberry
12 8 (1.83%) Streaming Video
12 8 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (1.38%) New Media
15 5 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
15 5 (1.15%) Social Network
16 4 (0.92%) Smartphone
17 3 (0.69%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 430 (98.62%) Apple iOS
2 150 (34.40%) Android
3 20 (4.59%) Mac OS X
4 19 (4.36%) Windows
5 11 (2.52%) Linux
6 7 (1.61%) Windows 8
7 5 (1.15%) UNIX
8 3 (0.69%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (25.92%) Android Development
3 105 (24.08%) Mobile Development
4 76 (17.43%) TDD
5 72 (16.51%) OO
6 55 (12.61%) Scrum
7 41 (9.40%) Continuous Integration
8 37 (8.49%) Software Engineering
9 35 (8.03%) E-Commerce
10 34 (7.80%) BDD
11 31 (7.11%) Mobile Application Development
12 27 (6.19%) Unit Testing
13 20 (4.59%) Multithreading
14 19 (4.36%) Memory Management
14 19 (4.36%) OOD
15 18 (4.13%) OOP
16 17 (3.90%) MVC
17 15 (3.44%) Mentoring
18 13 (2.98%) Analytics
19 11 (2.52%) Web Services Management
Programming Languages
1 210 (48.17%) Objective-C
2 67 (15.37%) JavaScript
3 41 (9.40%) Apple Swift
4 39 (8.94%) Java
5 30 (6.88%) C#
6 28 (6.42%) C++
7 16 (3.67%) SQL
8 9 (2.06%) C
9 8 (1.83%) PHP
10 7 (1.61%) Ruby
11 4 (0.92%) Python
12 3 (0.69%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.69%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.46%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.46%) Scala
13 2 (0.46%) XPath
14 1 (0.23%) PHP5
14 1 (0.23%) Groovy
14 1 (0.23%) Clojure
14 1 (0.23%) Golang
Qualifications
1 50 (11.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.82%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.92%) yum
1 4 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 42 (9.63%) Apple
2 22 (5.05%) Google
3 13 (2.98%) Facebook
4 11 (2.52%) Twitter
4 11 (2.52%) Xamarin
5 9 (2.06%) Microsoft
6 6 (1.38%) MobileIron
7 3 (0.69%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.46%) PayPal
8 2 (0.46%) Ingenico
8 2 (0.46%) Adobe
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle
9 1 (0.23%) SAP
9 1 (0.23%) IBM
9 1 (0.23%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.23%) ATG
9 1 (0.23%) Perforce
9 1 (0.23%) hybris
9 1 (0.23%) Zend
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