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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iOS Software Development
Rank 180 153 165
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +12
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 268 371 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.13% 1.48% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 1.93% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 265 244
Average daily rate
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£425 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £289 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £483 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +12.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £45.00 £43.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% +57.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.53 £22.66 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.05% -35.25%
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
18326 19215 19765
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.93% 76.56% 74.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12760 13440 13274
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 231 364
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.34 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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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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 +26 65 £425 +11.47% 22
Croydon - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £438 - 2
Wembley - 1 £325 -
Upminster - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
iOS Development
England

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 502 (95.80%) Apple iOS
2 301 (57.44%) Objective-C
3 190 (36.26%) iPhone
4 173 (33.02%) Xcode
5 171 (32.63%) iPad
6 160 (30.53%) Android
7 137 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
8 128 (24.43%) HTML
9 120 (22.90%) JSON
10 117 (22.33%) Android Development
11 114 (21.76%) JavaScript
12 113 (21.56%) Web Services
12 113 (21.56%) Mobile App
13 111 (21.18%) Cocoa
14 109 (20.80%) OO
15 95 (18.13%) XML
16 92 (17.56%) iOS SDK
17 88 (16.79%) CSS
18 74 (14.12%) TDD
18 74 (14.12%) Git (software)
18 74 (14.12%) HTML5
19 69 (13.17%) RESTful
20 68 (12.98%) Cocoa Touch
21 66 (12.60%) Java
22 59 (11.26%) Apple
23 58 (11.07%) Scrum
24 52 (9.92%) Subversion
25 51 (9.73%) Software Engineering
26 50 (9.54%) MVC
27 43 (8.21%) Continuous Integration

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (2.67%) CMS
2 12 (2.29%) Node.js
3 11 (2.10%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (0.95%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (0.38%) IIS
7 2 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.38%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.19%) Facebook Platform
8 1 (0.19%) WordPress
8 1 (0.19%) Drupal
8 1 (0.19%) Confluence
8 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.19%) Apache
8 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (1.53%) Doxygen
2 5 (0.95%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.19%) Maya
4 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.38%) GitHub
2 1 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (6.11%) HTTP
2 16 (3.05%) HTTPS
3 14 (2.67%) VPN
4 8 (1.53%) Internet
5 6 (1.15%) VoIP
5 6 (1.15%) Bluetooth
6 5 (0.95%) SSL
7 4 (0.76%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.38%) iBeacon
9 1 (0.19%) RTSP
9 1 (0.19%) Intranet
9 1 (0.19%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (4.96%) MySQL
2 11 (2.10%) SQLite
3 3 (0.57%) MongoDB
3 3 (0.57%) MS Access
3 3 (0.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (0.38%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.19%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.19%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.19%) QlikView
5 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 173 (33.02%) Xcode
2 74 (14.12%) Git (software)
3 52 (9.92%) Subversion
4 8 (1.53%) Mercurial
5 7 (1.34%) JIRA
5 7 (1.34%) NUnit
5 7 (1.34%) QuickTest Pro
6 6 (1.15%) Eclipse
6 6 (1.15%) JUnit
7 5 (0.95%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.95%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 5 (0.95%) Hudson
8 4 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.76%) Calabash
9 3 (0.57%) Mocha
9 3 (0.57%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.38%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.38%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.38%) Robotium
10 2 (0.38%) Cucumber
General
1 38 (7.25%) Finance
2 27 (5.15%) Retail
3 20 (3.82%) Banking
4 16 (3.05%) Games
5 15 (2.86%) Publishing
6 13 (2.48%) Marketing
7 10 (1.91%) Legal
7 10 (1.91%) Advertising
8 6 (1.15%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.95%) French Language
9 5 (0.95%) German Language
10 4 (0.76%) Back Office
11 3 (0.57%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.38%) Front Office
12 2 (0.38%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.19%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 484 (92.37%) Developer
2 408 (77.86%) iOS Developer
3 52 (9.92%) Senior Developer
4 46 (8.78%) Senior iOS Developer
5 34 (6.49%) Mobile Developer
6 28 (5.34%) Android Developer
7 18 (3.44%) Lead Developer
8 16 (3.05%) PHP Developer
9 11 (2.10%) Web Developer
10 10 (1.91%) Programmer
11 9 (1.72%) PHP Symfony Developer
12 8 (1.53%) iPhone Developer
13 7 (1.34%) Junior iOS Developer
13 7 (1.34%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 7 (1.34%) Junior Developer
13 7 (1.34%) Architect
13 7 (1.34%) Junior
14 6 (1.15%) Solutions Architect
14 6 (1.15%) Applications Developer
14 6 (1.15%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (24.43%) HTML
2 120 (22.90%) JSON
3 113 (21.56%) Web Services
4 111 (21.18%) Cocoa
5 95 (18.13%) XML
6 92 (17.56%) iOS SDK
7 88 (16.79%) CSS
8 74 (14.12%) HTML5
9 69 (13.17%) RESTful
10 68 (12.98%) Cocoa Touch
11 38 (7.25%) REST
12 33 (6.30%) jQuery
13 30 (5.73%) CSS3
14 17 (3.24%) SOAP
15 15 (2.86%) Backbone.js
16 14 (2.67%) Ajax
16 14 (2.67%) UIKit
17 13 (2.48%) Android SDK
17 13 (2.48%) .NET
18 12 (2.29%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 190 (36.26%) iPhone
2 171 (32.63%) iPad
3 113 (21.56%) Mobile App
4 35 (6.68%) Computer Science
5 22 (4.20%) Social Media
6 18 (3.44%) Blackberry
7 13 (2.48%) Animation
8 10 (1.91%) Streaming Video
8 10 (1.91%) Open Source
8 10 (1.91%) Video on Demand
9 9 (1.72%) Streaming Media
10 8 (1.53%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.53%) Smartphone
10 8 (1.53%) Mobile Banking
11 7 (1.34%) Digital Media
11 7 (1.34%) Online Games
11 7 (1.34%) Augmented Reality
12 6 (1.15%) Arduino
12 6 (1.15%) Mobile Payment
12 6 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 502 (95.80%) Apple iOS
2 160 (30.53%) Android
3 22 (4.20%) Windows
4 6 (1.15%) Windows Phone
5 5 (0.95%) Linux
6 4 (0.76%) UNIX
7 3 (0.57%) Windows Phone 8
7 3 (0.57%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.38%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (22.33%) Android Development
3 109 (20.80%) OO
4 74 (14.12%) TDD
5 58 (11.07%) Scrum
6 51 (9.73%) Software Engineering
7 50 (9.54%) MVC
8 43 (8.21%) Continuous Integration
9 41 (7.82%) OOP
10 32 (6.11%) BDD
11 28 (5.34%) E-Commerce
12 25 (4.77%) Web Development
13 19 (3.63%) Multithreading
13 19 (3.63%) Unit Testing
14 18 (3.44%) Project Management
14 18 (3.44%) Memory Management
15 16 (3.05%) Kanban
15 16 (3.05%) Mobile Application Development
16 14 (2.67%) OOD
17 13 (2.48%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 301 (57.44%) Objective-C
2 114 (21.76%) JavaScript
3 66 (12.60%) Java
4 42 (8.02%) C++
5 31 (5.92%) PHP
6 27 (5.15%) C
7 18 (3.44%) SQL
8 15 (2.86%) PHP5
8 15 (2.86%) C#
9 9 (1.72%) Python
10 7 (1.34%) Ruby
11 3 (0.57%) ActionScript 3.0
11 3 (0.57%) PowerHouse
11 3 (0.57%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.57%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.57%) ActionScript
11 3 (0.57%) VBA
12 1 (0.19%) Golang
12 1 (0.19%) Groovy
12 1 (0.19%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 26 (4.96%) Degree
2 2 (0.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.19%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.19%) CBAP
3 1 (0.19%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.91%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.19%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (0.57%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 59 (11.26%) Apple
2 28 (5.34%) Facebook
3 15 (2.86%) Google
4 8 (1.53%) Microsoft
5 7 (1.34%) MobileIron
5 7 (1.34%) Twitter
6 6 (1.15%) Xamarin
7 5 (0.95%) Adobe
8 4 (0.76%) Sencha
9 3 (0.57%) Cognos
10 2 (0.38%) Oracle
10 2 (0.38%) IBM
10 2 (0.38%) Perforce
10 2 (0.38%) Metastorm
10 2 (0.38%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.38%) Yahoo!
10 2 (0.38%) Ektron
10 2 (0.38%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.38%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.38%) Appcelerator
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