The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iOS Software Development
Rank 174 169 194
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +25
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 287 308 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.25% 1.27% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.66% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 230 188
Average daily rate
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£413 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Average hourly rate £49.25 £44.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.93% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.95 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.95 £46.80 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.53 £22.66 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.05% -35.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17633 18517 19420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.98% 76.39% 73.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 12356 12861 12842
Average daily rate £443 £450 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 263 361
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +5.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.50 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
iOS Development
England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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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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 +24 72 £425 +20.48% 18
Croydon - 1 - -
Wembley - 1 £325 -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 2
Canary Wharf - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
iOS Development
England

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 479 (95.61%) Apple iOS
2 292 (58.28%) Objective-C
3 178 (35.53%) iPhone
4 164 (32.73%) iPad
5 162 (32.34%) Xcode
6 142 (28.34%) Android
7 128 (25.55%) Agile Software Development
8 124 (24.75%) HTML
9 117 (23.35%) Mobile App
10 109 (21.76%) Web Services
10 109 (21.76%) Android Development
11 107 (21.36%) Cocoa
12 106 (21.16%) JavaScript
12 106 (21.16%) JSON
13 96 (19.16%) OO
14 93 (18.56%) iOS SDK
15 86 (17.17%) CSS
16 79 (15.77%) XML
17 74 (14.77%) TDD
18 70 (13.97%) Apple
18 70 (13.97%) HTML5
19 66 (13.17%) Cocoa Touch
20 64 (12.77%) Java
21 63 (12.57%) RESTful
22 59 (11.78%) Git (software)
23 57 (11.38%) MVC
23 57 (11.38%) Scrum
24 52 (10.38%) Software Engineering
25 46 (9.18%) OOP
26 44 (8.78%) Continuous Integration

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 14 (2.79%) Node.js
2 13 (2.59%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.80%) CMS
3 9 (1.80%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (1.00%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (0.40%) IIS
6 2 (0.40%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.20%) WordPress
7 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.20%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 5 (1.00%) Doxygen
2 4 (0.80%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.20%) SaaS
1 1 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.79%) HTTP
2 14 (2.79%) HTTPS
3 11 (2.20%) VPN
4 7 (1.40%) Internet
5 6 (1.20%) SSL
5 6 (1.20%) Bluetooth
6 4 (0.80%) VoIP
6 4 (0.80%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.20%) FTP
7 1 (0.20%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (4.59%) MySQL
2 12 (2.40%) SQLite
3 5 (1.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (0.60%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.60%) MS Access
5 2 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.40%) QlikView
6 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.20%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 162 (32.34%) Xcode
2 59 (11.78%) Git (software)
3 39 (7.78%) Subversion
4 16 (3.19%) PhoneGap
5 7 (1.40%) NUnit
5 7 (1.40%) Eclipse
5 7 (1.40%) QuickTest Pro
6 6 (1.20%) JUnit
6 6 (1.20%) JIRA
7 4 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.80%) Mercurial
7 4 (0.80%) Hudson
8 3 (0.60%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 3 (0.60%) Calabash
8 3 (0.60%) Grunt
8 3 (0.60%) Jasmine
8 3 (0.60%) Mocha
9 2 (0.40%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.40%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.40%) Bitbucket
General
1 34 (6.79%) Finance
2 19 (3.79%) Retail
3 18 (3.59%) Banking
4 15 (2.99%) Publishing
4 15 (2.99%) Games
5 12 (2.40%) Marketing
6 11 (2.20%) Legal
7 9 (1.80%) Advertising
8 5 (1.00%) Back Office
9 4 (0.80%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.60%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.60%) French Language
10 3 (0.60%) German Language
11 2 (0.40%) Interactive Media
11 2 (0.40%) Front Office
12 1 (0.20%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.20%) Automotive
12 1 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 461 (92.02%) Developer
2 383 (76.45%) iOS Developer
3 47 (9.38%) Senior Developer
4 41 (8.18%) Senior iOS Developer
5 36 (7.19%) Mobile Developer
6 25 (4.99%) Android Developer
7 18 (3.59%) Lead Developer
8 15 (2.99%) PHP Developer
9 11 (2.20%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 10 (2.00%) Programmer
10 10 (2.00%) Web Developer
11 9 (1.80%) iPhone Developer
12 8 (1.60%) JavaScript Developer
13 7 (1.40%) Mobile Applications Developer
14 6 (1.20%) Designer
14 6 (1.20%) Architect
15 5 (1.00%) Solutions Architect
15 5 (1.00%) Applications Developer
15 5 (1.00%) iPad Developer
16 4 (0.80%) Junior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (24.75%) HTML
2 109 (21.76%) Web Services
3 107 (21.36%) Cocoa
4 106 (21.16%) JSON
5 93 (18.56%) iOS SDK
6 86 (17.17%) CSS
7 79 (15.77%) XML
8 70 (13.97%) HTML5
9 66 (13.17%) Cocoa Touch
10 63 (12.57%) RESTful
11 41 (8.18%) REST
12 31 (6.19%) jQuery
13 26 (5.19%) CSS3
14 19 (3.79%) SOAP
14 19 (3.79%) UIKit
14 19 (3.79%) Backbone.js
15 15 (2.99%) .NET
16 14 (2.79%) Ajax
16 14 (2.79%) AngularJS
17 13 (2.59%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 178 (35.53%) iPhone
2 164 (32.73%) iPad
3 117 (23.35%) Mobile App
4 33 (6.59%) Computer Science
5 28 (5.59%) Social Media
6 16 (3.19%) Blackberry
7 11 (2.20%) Animation
8 9 (1.80%) Social Network
8 9 (1.80%) Streaming Video
8 9 (1.80%) Open Source
9 8 (1.60%) Video on Demand
9 8 (1.60%) Visualisation
9 8 (1.60%) Digital Media
9 8 (1.60%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.60%) Streaming Media
9 8 (1.60%) Smartphone
10 7 (1.40%) Online Games
10 7 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.40%) Graphic Design
11 6 (1.20%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 479 (95.61%) Apple iOS
2 142 (28.34%) Android
3 20 (3.99%) Windows
4 7 (1.40%) Windows Phone
5 4 (0.80%) Windows Phone 8
5 4 (0.80%) Linux
6 3 (0.60%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.60%) UNIX
7 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (25.55%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (21.76%) Android Development
3 96 (19.16%) OO
4 74 (14.77%) TDD
5 57 (11.38%) Scrum
5 57 (11.38%) MVC
6 52 (10.38%) Software Engineering
7 46 (9.18%) OOP
8 44 (8.78%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (5.39%) BDD
9 27 (5.39%) Web Development
10 24 (4.79%) E-Commerce
11 23 (4.59%) Unit Testing
12 20 (3.99%) Multithreading
13 18 (3.59%) Kanban
13 18 (3.59%) Memory Management
14 15 (2.99%) Mobile Application Development
14 15 (2.99%) Project Management
15 13 (2.59%) User Stories
16 12 (2.40%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 292 (58.28%) Objective-C
2 106 (21.16%) JavaScript
3 64 (12.77%) Java
4 42 (8.38%) C++
5 28 (5.59%) C
6 26 (5.19%) PHP
7 18 (3.59%) C#
8 15 (2.99%) PHP5
9 14 (2.79%) SQL
10 10 (2.00%) Python
11 5 (1.00%) Ruby
12 3 (0.60%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.60%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.60%) VBA
13 2 (0.40%) ActionScript 3.0
13 2 (0.40%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.20%) PowerHouse
14 1 (0.20%) Groovy
14 1 (0.20%) VB
14 1 (0.20%) Golang
Qualifications
1 24 (4.79%) Degree
2 2 (0.40%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.20%) CBAP
3 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.20%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.20%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.20%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (0.60%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 70 (13.97%) Apple
2 32 (6.39%) Facebook
3 15 (2.99%) Google
4 11 (2.20%) Twitter
5 7 (1.40%) Xamarin
5 7 (1.40%) Sencha
5 7 (1.40%) MobileIron
6 5 (1.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (1.00%) Adobe
7 3 (0.60%) Oracle
7 3 (0.60%) Cognos
8 2 (0.40%) IBM
8 2 (0.40%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.40%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.40%) Metastorm
8 2 (0.40%) Perforce
8 2 (0.40%) Northgate
8 2 (0.40%) Appcelerator
8 2 (0.40%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.40%) Sitecore
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