The first table below looks at the demand for iOS SDK 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 SDK over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iOS SDK
Rank 363 308 399
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +91
Contract jobs citing iOS SDK 49 70 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.32% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 1.13% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 59 22
Average daily rate £400 £400 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £293
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7050 6222 7714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.11% 28.77% 27.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5075 4508 5114
Average daily rate £400 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 63 75
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £161.50 £54.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
iOS SDK
England

iOS SDK
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iOS SDK across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

iOS SDK Jobs Demand Trend in London

iOS SDK
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

iOS SDK Daily Rate Trend in London

iOS SDK
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iOS SDK across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

iOS SDK Daily Rate Histogram in London

iOS SDK
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

iOS SDK Hourly Rate Trend in London

iOS SDK
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 SDK within the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -28 12 £450 +15.44% 8
iOS SDK
England

iOS SDK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing iOS SDK 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 SDK.

1 105 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 82 (78.10%) iOS Development
3 74 (70.48%) Objective-C
4 58 (55.24%) Mobile App
5 51 (48.57%) Xcode
6 45 (42.86%) Android
7 42 (40.00%) iPhone
8 35 (33.33%) Cocoa
9 33 (31.43%) OO
10 32 (30.48%) Java
10 32 (30.48%) iPad
11 30 (28.57%) JSON
12 28 (26.67%) Web Services
13 25 (23.81%) Scrum
14 21 (20.00%) Android SDK
15 20 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (18.10%) OOP
17 17 (16.19%) REST
18 16 (15.24%) Android Development
18 16 (15.24%) C++
18 16 (15.24%) Git (software)
19 15 (14.29%) Apple
20 14 (13.33%) RESTful
20 14 (13.33%) Multithreading
20 14 (13.33%) TDD
20 14 (13.33%) Google
21 13 (12.38%) Graphic Design
21 13 (12.38%) Software Engineering
21 13 (12.38%) Cocoa Touch
22 11 (10.48%) Mobile Application Development

iOS SDK
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing iOS SDK 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 SDK. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.95%) Confluence
2 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (8.57%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.57%) GitHub
2 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.86%) HTTP
2 2 (1.90%) VPN
2 2 (1.90%) DNS
2 2 (1.90%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.90%) SSL
3 1 (0.95%) RTSP
3 1 (0.95%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.95%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.81%) SQLite
2 3 (2.86%) MySQL
3 1 (0.95%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 51 (48.57%) Xcode
2 16 (15.24%) Git (software)
3 9 (8.57%) Eclipse
4 8 (7.62%) Mercurial
4 8 (7.62%) Subversion
4 8 (7.62%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 5 (4.76%) Robotium
5 5 (4.76%) Calabash
6 4 (3.81%) JIRA
7 3 (2.86%) Mocha
7 3 (2.86%) Jasmine
7 3 (2.86%) PhoneGap
8 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (7.62%) Finance
2 7 (6.67%) Banking
3 6 (5.71%) Legal
4 5 (4.76%) Publishing
5 3 (2.86%) Games
5 3 (2.86%) Marketing
6 2 (1.90%) Local Government
6 2 (1.90%) Back Office
7 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.95%) Law
7 1 (0.95%) Advertising
7 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 90 (85.71%) Developer
2 73 (69.52%) iOS Developer
3 13 (12.38%) Android Developer
4 12 (11.43%) Senior Developer
5 11 (10.48%) Mobile Developer
5 11 (10.48%) Senior iOS Developer
6 8 (7.62%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 6 (5.71%) iPhone Developer
8 5 (4.76%) Test Engineer
8 5 (4.76%) Applications Developer
8 5 (4.76%) Tester
9 4 (3.81%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.86%) Software Test Engineer
11 2 (1.90%) Applications Manager
11 2 (1.90%) Project Manager
11 2 (1.90%) iPad Developer
12 1 (0.95%) Automation Tester
12 1 (0.95%) Mobile Software Engineer
12 1 (0.95%) Senior iPhone Developer
12 1 (0.95%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (33.33%) Cocoa
2 30 (28.57%) JSON
3 28 (26.67%) Web Services
4 21 (20.00%) Android SDK
5 17 (16.19%) REST
6 14 (13.33%) RESTful
7 13 (12.38%) Cocoa Touch
8 10 (9.52%) UIKit
8 10 (9.52%) XML
8 10 (9.52%) HTML
9 6 (5.71%) HTML5
10 5 (4.76%) LAMP
10 5 (4.76%) CSS
11 4 (3.81%) OpenGL
11 4 (3.81%) WCF
11 4 (3.81%) Backbone.js
12 3 (2.86%) OpenGL ES
12 3 (2.86%) MEAP
12 3 (2.86%) Ajax
12 3 (2.86%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 58 (55.24%) Mobile App
2 42 (40.00%) iPhone
3 32 (30.48%) iPad
4 13 (12.38%) Graphic Design
5 10 (9.52%) Open Source
6 9 (8.57%) Social Media
7 6 (5.71%) Video on Demand
7 6 (5.71%) Augmented Reality
7 6 (5.71%) Computer Science
7 6 (5.71%) N-Tier
8 5 (4.76%) Blackberry
8 5 (4.76%) Social Network
8 5 (4.76%) Digital Media
9 4 (3.81%) IPTV
10 3 (2.86%) Streaming Media
10 3 (2.86%) Streaming Video
10 3 (2.86%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (1.90%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (1.90%) PKI
11 2 (1.90%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 105 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 45 (42.86%) Android
3 6 (5.71%) Windows
3 6 (5.71%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (78.10%) iOS Development
2 33 (31.43%) OO
3 25 (23.81%) Scrum
4 20 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (18.10%) OOP
6 16 (15.24%) Android Development
7 14 (13.33%) TDD
7 14 (13.33%) Multithreading
8 13 (12.38%) Software Engineering
9 11 (10.48%) Mobile Application Development
9 11 (10.48%) Memory Management
10 9 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (8.57%) OOD
11 8 (7.62%) Test Automation
11 8 (7.62%) Time Management
12 6 (5.71%) SOA
13 5 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (3.81%) Analytics
14 4 (3.81%) B2C
14 4 (3.81%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 74 (70.48%) Objective-C
2 32 (30.48%) Java
3 16 (15.24%) C++
4 9 (8.57%) JavaScript
4 9 (8.57%) Python
5 6 (5.71%) Ruby
6 3 (2.86%) C
6 3 (2.86%) PHP
7 1 (0.95%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.95%) VBA
7 1 (0.95%) C#
7 1 (0.95%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 7 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (14.29%) Apple
2 14 (13.33%) Google
3 11 (10.48%) Facebook
4 9 (8.57%) Twitter
5 3 (2.86%) Yahoo!
5 3 (2.86%) Nokia
5 3 (2.86%) Symbian
6 2 (1.90%) Citrix
7 1 (0.95%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle
7 1 (0.95%) Cognos
7 1 (0.95%) MobileIron
7 1 (0.95%) Sencha
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