The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had iOS Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
iOS Developer
North West / Manchester
Rank 80 99 81
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -18
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 12 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.89% 0.23% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.24% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 8
Median daily rate £425 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £363 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £38.75 -
% change year-on-year
-5.80% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1274 1688 1404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.72% 95.31% 95.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 780 973 806
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 49 54
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.11 £48.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

iOS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Manchester region that featured iOS Developer in the job title.

iOS Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

iOS Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

iOS Developer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

iOS Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iOS Developer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

iOS Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

iOS Developer
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
Salford - 2 £425 - 2
iOS Developer
North West

iOS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, iOS Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring iOS Developer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 20 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 14 (70.00%) Android
3 13 (65.00%) Objective-C
4 10 (50.00%) Java
5 9 (45.00%) Apple Swift
6 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (35.00%) Scrum
7 7 (35.00%) Project Management
7 7 (35.00%) BDD
7 7 (35.00%) Mobile App
7 7 (35.00%) Android Development
8 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
8 6 (30.00%) User Experience
8 6 (30.00%) OOP
8 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (30.00%) Games
9 5 (25.00%) Xcode
9 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (20.00%) HTML5
10 4 (20.00%) iPhone
10 4 (20.00%) Change Control
10 4 (20.00%) Mobile Development
10 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
10 4 (20.00%) Android Studio
10 4 (20.00%) Cocoa Touch
10 4 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
10 4 (20.00%) CocoaPods
10 4 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance

iOS Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) TestFlight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (20.00%) SQLite
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (25.00%) Xcode
4 4 (20.00%) Android Studio
4 4 (20.00%) CocoaPods
4 4 (20.00%) Subversion
5 2 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (30.00%) Games
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Cocoa
1 4 (20.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 4 (20.00%) HTML
1 4 (20.00%) HTML5
2 2 (10.00%) JSON
2 2 (10.00%) REST
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (30.00%) User Experience
3 4 (20.00%) iPhone
4 2 (10.00%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 14 (70.00%) Android
3 4 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 4 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Android Development
3 7 (35.00%) BDD
3 7 (35.00%) Project Management
3 7 (35.00%) Scrum
4 6 (30.00%) OOP
5 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (20.00%) Change Control
6 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (20.00%) Mobile Development
6 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (15.00%) TDD
8 2 (10.00%) Game Development
8 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
9 1 (5.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Objective-C
2 10 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (45.00%) Apple Swift
4 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance