The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iOS SDK
Rank 386 377 365
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -12
Contract jobs citing iOS SDK 20 34 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.094% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.54% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 28 31
Average daily rate £450 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £260 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
iOS SDK
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6651 6245 6390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.30% 29.76% 29.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4953 4665 4514
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 23 54
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.37 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.68% -21.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.23 £16.30 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +39 3 £475 +26.66% 2
iOS SDK
England

iOS SDK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 67 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 52 (77.61%) iOS Development
3 48 (71.64%) Objective-C
4 38 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (46.27%) Xcode
6 26 (38.81%) TDD
6 26 (38.81%) Apple Swift
7 23 (34.33%) JSON
7 23 (34.33%) Android
8 21 (31.34%) Mobile App
9 20 (29.85%) Mobile Development
10 18 (26.87%) REST
10 18 (26.87%) Cocoa
10 18 (26.87%) OO
11 17 (25.37%) XML
12 15 (22.39%) SOAP
12 15 (22.39%) User Experience
13 14 (20.90%) Android SDK
13 14 (20.90%) Java
13 14 (20.90%) iPhone
14 12 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (17.91%) Apple
15 11 (16.42%) HTML
15 11 (16.42%) Scrum
15 11 (16.42%) Git (software)
15 11 (16.42%) Android Development
16 10 (14.93%) Performance Optimisation
16 10 (14.93%) Unit Testing
16 10 (14.93%) C++
16 10 (14.93%) Web Services

iOS SDK
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (2.99%) CMS
1 2 (2.99%) Node.js
1 2 (2.99%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) GitHub
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) HTTP
1 3 (4.48%) iBeacon
2 1 (1.49%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.49%) NFC
2 1 (1.49%) Skype
2 1 (1.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) MySQL
1 2 (2.99%) SQLite
2 1 (1.49%) Big Data
2 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (46.27%) Xcode
2 11 (16.42%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.46%) Subversion
4 4 (5.97%) Android Studio
4 4 (5.97%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.48%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (2.99%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (2.99%) Gradle
6 2 (2.99%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.49%) CocoaPods
7 1 (1.49%) JIRA
7 1 (1.49%) NUnit
7 1 (1.49%) Selenium
General
1 6 (8.96%) Retail
2 5 (7.46%) Finance
3 2 (2.99%) Automotive
3 2 (2.99%) Electronics
3 2 (2.99%) Games
3 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.99%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 61 (91.04%) Developer
2 51 (76.12%) iOS Developer
3 15 (22.39%) Objective-C Developer
4 10 (14.93%) Android Developer
5 9 (13.43%) Senior Developer
6 8 (11.94%) Senior iOS Developer
7 7 (10.45%) Mobile Developer
8 6 (8.96%) Applications Developer
8 6 (8.96%) iOS Android Developer
8 6 (8.96%) Lead Developer
8 6 (8.96%) Lead iOS Developer
9 5 (7.46%) Objective-C Engineer
10 3 (4.48%) Senior Android Developer
11 2 (2.99%) C++ Applications Developer
11 2 (2.99%) C++ Developer
11 2 (2.99%) E-Commerce Developer
11 2 (2.99%) iPhone Developer
11 2 (2.99%) PHP Developer
11 2 (2.99%) Senior iOS Android Developer
12 1 (1.49%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.33%) JSON
2 18 (26.87%) Cocoa
2 18 (26.87%) REST
3 17 (25.37%) XML
4 15 (22.39%) SOAP
5 14 (20.90%) Android SDK
6 11 (16.42%) HTML
7 10 (14.93%) Web Services
8 8 (11.94%) UIKit
9 7 (10.45%) RESTful
9 7 (10.45%) Velocity
10 6 (8.96%) Cocoa Touch
11 5 (7.46%) Ajax
11 5 (7.46%) HTML5
12 4 (5.97%) AngularJS
12 4 (5.97%) jQuery
13 3 (4.48%) CSS
13 3 (4.48%) Google Maps API
14 2 (2.99%) Backbone.js
14 2 (2.99%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 21 (31.34%) Mobile App
2 15 (22.39%) User Experience
3 14 (20.90%) iPhone
4 5 (7.46%) Apple TV
4 5 (7.46%) Streaming Video
4 5 (7.46%) Video on Demand
5 4 (5.97%) Algorithms
5 4 (5.97%) Data Structures
5 4 (5.97%) Fintech
5 4 (5.97%) iPad
5 4 (5.97%) Social Media
6 3 (4.48%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (2.99%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (2.99%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.99%) Cryptography
7 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (1.49%) Social Gaming
8 1 (1.49%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 67 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 23 (34.33%) Android
3 1 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (77.61%) iOS Development
2 38 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (38.81%) TDD
4 20 (29.85%) Mobile Development
5 18 (26.87%) OO
6 12 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (16.42%) Android Development
7 11 (16.42%) Scrum
8 10 (14.93%) Performance Optimisation
8 10 (14.93%) Unit Testing
9 9 (13.43%) OOP
9 9 (13.43%) SOLID
10 6 (8.96%) BDD
10 6 (8.96%) E-Commerce
10 6 (8.96%) Product Management
11 5 (7.46%) Web Development
12 4 (5.97%) Mobile Application Development
12 4 (5.97%) Software Engineering
13 3 (4.48%) Continuous Delivery
13 3 (4.48%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (71.64%) Objective-C
2 26 (38.81%) Apple Swift
3 14 (20.90%) Java
4 10 (14.93%) C++
5 8 (11.94%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.96%) PHP
7 2 (2.99%) C
7 2 (2.99%) C#
8 1 (1.49%) Ruby
8 1 (1.49%) Scala
8 1 (1.49%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.48%) yum
Vendors
1 12 (17.91%) Apple
2 9 (13.43%) Google
3 2 (2.99%) Appcelerator
3 2 (2.99%) SAP
4 1 (1.49%) Facebook
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.49%) Twitter
4 1 (1.49%) Zend