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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iOS Development over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iOS Software Development
Rank 262 231 243
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +12
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 171 204 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.79% 0.90% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.08% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 146 158
Median daily rate £429 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £323 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £523 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £60.00 - £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.51 £17.50 £27.79
% change year-on-year
+108.62% -37.02%
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
18239 18851 19054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.79% 83.56% 80.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13166 13449 14068
Median daily rate £480 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.78% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 230 244
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.62 £22.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +1.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

iOS Development
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing iOS Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 8 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Development within the London region over the 3 months to 8 December 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 -10 24 £475 +18.75% 12
Canary Wharf - 2 £425 -
iOS Development
England

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing iOS Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for iOS Development.

1 416 (96.52%) Apple iOS
2 242 (56.15%) Objective-C
3 241 (55.92%) Agile Software Development
4 239 (55.45%) Apple Swift
5 181 (42.00%) Android
6 167 (38.75%) TDD
7 163 (37.82%) Android Development
8 117 (27.15%) Mobile Development
9 104 (24.13%) Git (software)
10 102 (23.67%) Scrum
11 101 (23.43%) Cocoa
12 97 (22.51%) HTML
13 95 (22.04%) JavaScript
13 95 (22.04%) Mobile App
14 87 (20.19%) CSS
15 84 (19.49%) Xcode
16 81 (18.79%) BDD
17 78 (18.10%) User Experience
18 77 (17.87%) Continuous Integration
19 76 (17.63%) REST
20 73 (16.94%) Unit Testing
21 72 (16.71%) RESTful
22 69 (16.01%) JSON
23 68 (15.78%) Apple
24 66 (15.31%) E-Commerce
25 64 (14.85%) iOS SDK
26 60 (13.92%) iPhone
27 52 (12.06%) Java
28 51 (11.83%) Cocoa Touch
29 50 (11.60%) HTML5

iOS Development
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 5 (1.16%) Apache
2 3 (0.70%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.46%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (0.46%) CMS
4 1 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.23%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.23%) Confluence
4 1 (0.23%) nginx
4 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (1.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.46%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (0.93%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 36 (8.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (5.57%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (4.87%) Google Play
4 18 (4.18%) TestFlight
5 10 (2.32%) GitHub
6 9 (2.09%) iTunes
7 3 (0.70%) Firebase
7 3 (0.70%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.46%) Heroku
8 2 (0.46%) Slack
9 1 (0.23%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.23%) CloudBees
9 1 (0.23%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.23%) IaaS
9 1 (0.23%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.23%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.55%) Internet
2 8 (1.86%) Skype
3 5 (1.16%) HTTP
4 4 (0.93%) iBeacon
4 4 (0.93%) Network Security
5 3 (0.70%) Bluetooth
5 3 (0.70%) NFC
6 1 (0.23%) SMTP
6 1 (0.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (6.96%) MySQL
2 26 (6.03%) MongoDB
3 22 (5.10%) SQLite
4 21 (4.87%) CouchDB
5 18 (4.18%) Azure SQL Database
6 9 (2.09%) SQL Server
7 8 (1.86%) Mixpanel
8 7 (1.62%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.16%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.46%) DB2
11 2 (0.46%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.46%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.46%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.23%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.23%) Big Data
12 1 (0.23%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.23%) Jackrabbit
12 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 104 (24.13%) Git (software)
2 84 (19.49%) Xcode
3 48 (11.14%) Jenkins
4 20 (4.64%) Android Studio
4 20 (4.64%) JIRA
5 18 (4.18%) Gradle
6 17 (3.94%) CocoaPods
6 17 (3.94%) Subversion
7 16 (3.71%) Calabash
8 13 (3.02%) git-flow
9 11 (2.55%) Hudson
10 10 (2.32%) Travis CI
11 9 (2.09%) Maven
12 7 (1.62%) JUnit
13 6 (1.39%) Appium
13 6 (1.39%) CircleCI
14 4 (0.93%) Eclipse
14 4 (0.93%) jMock
14 4 (0.93%) Robolectric
14 4 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 33 (7.66%) Retail
2 28 (6.50%) Finance
3 20 (4.64%) Banking
3 20 (4.64%) Games
4 15 (3.48%) Marketing
5 9 (2.09%) Publishing
6 3 (0.70%) Front Office
6 3 (0.70%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.46%) Automotive
7 2 (0.46%) Private Banking
7 2 (0.46%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.23%) Advertising
8 1 (0.23%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.23%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 396 (91.88%) Developer
2 303 (70.30%) iOS Developer
3 90 (20.88%) Senior Developer
4 77 (17.87%) Senior iOS Developer
5 49 (11.37%) Android Developer
6 43 (9.98%) Mobile Developer
7 31 (7.19%) iOS Android Developer
8 26 (6.03%) Objective-C Developer
9 17 (3.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 16 (3.71%) Applications Developer
10 16 (3.71%) Lead Developer
11 15 (3.48%) Xamarin Developer
12 14 (3.25%) Java Developer
13 12 (2.78%) HTML Developer
13 12 (2.78%) Lead iOS Developer
14 11 (2.55%) HTML CSS Developer
14 11 (2.55%) Mobile Applications Developer
15 10 (2.32%) JavaScript Developer
16 9 (2.09%) Senior Android Developer
17 8 (1.86%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (23.43%) Cocoa
2 97 (22.51%) HTML
3 87 (20.19%) CSS
4 76 (17.63%) REST
5 72 (16.71%) RESTful
6 69 (16.01%) JSON
7 64 (14.85%) iOS SDK
8 51 (11.83%) Cocoa Touch
9 50 (11.60%) HTML5
9 50 (11.60%) Web Services
10 45 (10.44%) Core Data
11 42 (9.74%) AngularJS
11 42 (9.74%) XML
12 41 (9.51%) CSS3
13 40 (9.28%) Node.js
14 32 (7.42%) .NET
15 31 (7.19%) Android SDK
16 26 (6.03%) SOAP
17 23 (5.34%) Core Animation
18 19 (4.41%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 95 (22.04%) Mobile App
2 78 (18.10%) User Experience
3 60 (13.92%) iPhone
4 45 (10.44%) iPad
5 38 (8.82%) Computer Science
6 23 (5.34%) Animation
7 15 (3.48%) Augmented Reality
7 15 (3.48%) Fintech
8 14 (3.25%) Apple TV
9 13 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (2.78%) Smartphone
11 10 (2.32%) Video on Demand
12 9 (2.09%) Algorithms
12 9 (2.09%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (2.09%) Mobile Banking
13 7 (1.62%) Digital Media
13 7 (1.62%) NHS
14 6 (1.39%) mHealth
14 6 (1.39%) Wiki
15 5 (1.16%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 416 (96.52%) Apple iOS
2 181 (42.00%) Android
3 16 (3.71%) Windows
4 12 (2.78%) Linux
5 6 (1.39%) Mac OS
6 5 (1.16%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.46%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.23%) Unix
8 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (55.92%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (38.75%) TDD
3 163 (37.82%) Android Development
4 117 (27.15%) Mobile Development
5 102 (23.67%) Scrum
6 81 (18.79%) BDD
7 77 (17.87%) Continuous Integration
8 73 (16.94%) Unit Testing
9 66 (15.31%) E-Commerce
10 46 (10.67%) OO
11 42 (9.74%) Pair Programming
12 37 (8.58%) Software Engineering
13 24 (5.57%) Automated Testing
13 24 (5.57%) Open Source
14 21 (4.87%) Test Automation
15 19 (4.41%) Front End Development
15 19 (4.41%) Progressive Enhancement
16 17 (3.94%) Cross-Platform Development
16 17 (3.94%) High Availability
16 17 (3.94%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 242 (56.15%) Objective-C
2 239 (55.45%) Apple Swift
3 95 (22.04%) JavaScript
4 52 (12.06%) Java
5 44 (10.21%) C#
6 35 (8.12%) SQL
7 32 (7.42%) C++
8 21 (4.87%) C
9 19 (4.41%) Ruby
10 16 (3.71%) PHP
11 15 (3.48%) Python
12 6 (1.39%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.46%) ECMAScript
13 2 (0.46%) Go
13 2 (0.46%) PHP 5
13 2 (0.46%) RubyMotion
13 2 (0.46%) Scala
14 1 (0.23%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (0.23%) Dart
14 1 (0.23%) R
Qualifications
1 36 (8.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.25%) QA
System Software
1 10 (2.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.93%) yum
3 3 (0.70%) Puppet
4 2 (0.46%) Ansible
4 2 (0.46%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 68 (15.78%) Apple
2 28 (6.50%) Google
3 25 (5.80%) Xamarin
4 14 (3.25%) Oracle
5 8 (1.86%) Facebook
6 6 (1.39%) Coremetrics
6 6 (1.39%) Microsoft
7 5 (1.16%) Adobe
7 5 (1.16%) Optimizely
8 3 (0.70%) Cognizant
8 3 (0.70%) PayPal
8 3 (0.70%) Twitter
8 3 (0.70%) WorldPay
9 2 (0.46%) Kony
9 2 (0.46%) Telerik
10 1 (0.23%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.23%) Demandware
10 1 (0.23%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.23%) PubNub
10 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com
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