The table below looks at the statistics for iOS Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iOS Development over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iOS Software Development
Rank 64 65 50
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 28 15 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.99% 1.31% 2.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 1.78% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 20
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£350 £331 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% +10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £297 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £379 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £344 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.79 £15.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+85.26% -60.00%
iOS Development
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1002 843 855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 71.37% 73.75% 71.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 627 449 443
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £248 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £477 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 44 46
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.50 £10.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.13 £48.70 £87.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

iOS Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iOS Development across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

iOS Development Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

iOS Development
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

iOS Development Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

iOS Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iOS Development across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

iOS Development Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

iOS Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

iOS Development Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

iOS Development
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Bolton - - - -
Cheadle - - - - 1
Oldham - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Wigan - - - -
iOS Development
North West

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 39 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 22 (56.41%) Android
3 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 21 (53.85%) XML
4 19 (48.72%) Objective-C
5 18 (46.15%) Mobile App
6 17 (43.59%) CSS
6 17 (43.59%) HTML
7 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (41.03%) CSS3
8 15 (38.46%) XSLT
9 13 (33.33%) .NET
9 13 (33.33%) XHTML
9 13 (33.33%) jQuery
9 13 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
10 12 (30.77%) XPath
11 11 (28.21%) Web Services
11 11 (28.21%) Windows
12 10 (25.64%) Android Development
12 10 (25.64%) HTML5
13 9 (23.08%) TDD
13 9 (23.08%) Web Design
13 9 (23.08%) Scrum
14 8 (20.51%) Windows Phone
14 8 (20.51%) Xamarin
15 7 (17.95%) Degree
15 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
15 7 (17.95%) Ajax
15 7 (17.95%) OO
15 7 (17.95%) SOA

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (2.56%) Apache
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.13%) SQLite
2 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Xcode
2 5 (12.82%) Subversion
2 5 (12.82%) Cucumber
2 5 (12.82%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 5 (12.82%) Calabash
3 4 (10.26%) Axure RP
3 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (94.87%) Developer
2 26 (66.67%) iOS Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Android Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Software Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Applications Developer
5 2 (5.13%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Xamarin Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (53.85%) XML
2 17 (43.59%) HTML
2 17 (43.59%) CSS
3 16 (41.03%) CSS3
4 15 (38.46%) XSLT
5 13 (33.33%) XHTML
5 13 (33.33%) .NET
5 13 (33.33%) jQuery
5 13 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
6 11 (28.21%) Web Services
7 10 (25.64%) HTML5
8 7 (17.95%) Ajax
9 6 (15.38%) PhoneGap
9 6 (15.38%) Sass
10 5 (12.82%) iOS SDK
10 5 (12.82%) SOAP
11 4 (10.26%) WSDL
11 4 (10.26%) JSON
12 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
12 3 (7.69%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 18 (46.15%) Mobile App
2 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
3 6 (15.38%) Open Source
3 6 (15.38%) Web 2.0
3 6 (15.38%) iPad
4 5 (12.82%) NHS
4 5 (12.82%) iPhone
5 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
5 4 (10.26%) User Experience
6 2 (5.13%) Data Structures
6 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
6 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (5.13%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (5.13%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (5.13%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (2.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 22 (56.41%) Android
3 11 (28.21%) Windows
4 8 (20.51%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.64%) Android Development
3 9 (23.08%) TDD
3 9 (23.08%) Scrum
3 9 (23.08%) Web Design
4 7 (17.95%) OO
4 7 (17.95%) SOA
5 6 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 5 (12.82%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (12.82%) BDD
6 5 (12.82%) OOP
6 5 (12.82%) Automated Testing
6 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
7 4 (10.26%) Pair Programming
7 4 (10.26%) OOD
7 4 (10.26%) Project Management
7 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
7 4 (10.26%) Use Case
8 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.13%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 19 (48.72%) Objective-C
3 12 (30.77%) XPath
4 6 (15.38%) Java
5 4 (10.26%) C#
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby
6 1 (2.56%) Perl
6 1 (2.56%) Python
6 1 (2.56%) XAML
6 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Xamarin
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Adobe
2 4 (10.26%) Appcelerator
3 2 (5.13%) Kony
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) Apple