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 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iOS Software Development
Rank 70 73 60
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 16 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.17% 0.98% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 1.33% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 12
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.71% +22.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £314 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £386 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.79 £32.25 £84.50
% change year-on-year
-13.82% -61.83%
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
1014 824 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 73.91% 73.51% 69.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 622 432 390
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £493 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 31 34
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.15 £25.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -33.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £48.70 £44.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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 - - - - 1
Oldham - - - -
Stockport - - - - 1
Wigan - - - -
iOS Development
North West

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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%) Mobile App
2 22 (56.41%) JavaScript
3 21 (53.85%) XML
4 19 (48.72%) Android
5 17 (43.59%) CSS
5 17 (43.59%) HTML
6 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (41.03%) CSS3
7 15 (38.46%) Objective-C
7 15 (38.46%) XSLT
8 13 (33.33%) .NET
8 13 (33.33%) XHTML
8 13 (33.33%) jQuery
8 13 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
9 12 (30.77%) XPath
10 11 (28.21%) Web Services
10 11 (28.21%) Windows
10 11 (28.21%) Android Development
11 10 (25.64%) HTML5
12 9 (23.08%) Xamarin
12 9 (23.08%) Web Design
13 8 (20.51%) Windows Phone
14 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
14 7 (17.95%) Scrum
14 7 (17.95%) Degree
14 7 (17.95%) Ajax
14 7 (17.95%) TDD
14 7 (17.95%) OO
15 6 (15.38%) SOA

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.56%) Apache
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%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
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%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 4 (10.26%) Axure RP
4 3 (7.69%) Subversion
5 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (92.31%) Developer
2 23 (58.97%) iOS Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Android Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Architect
5 2 (5.13%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Software Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Applications Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Leader
5 2 (5.13%) Xamarin Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Mac Engineer
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%) CSS
2 17 (43.59%) HTML
3 16 (41.03%) CSS3
4 15 (38.46%) XSLT
5 13 (33.33%) .NET
5 13 (33.33%) XHTML
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%) Sass
9 6 (15.38%) PhoneGap
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 22 (56.41%) Mobile App
2 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
3 6 (15.38%) Web 2.0
3 6 (15.38%) Open Source
4 5 (12.82%) NHS
5 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
5 4 (10.26%) iPad
6 3 (7.69%) User Experience
6 3 (7.69%) iPhone
7 2 (5.13%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (5.13%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (5.13%) Freedom of Information Act
7 2 (5.13%) Data Structures
7 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
7 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (2.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 19 (48.72%) Android
3 11 (28.21%) Windows
4 8 (20.51%) Windows Phone
5 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.21%) Android Development
3 9 (23.08%) Web Design
4 7 (17.95%) Scrum
4 7 (17.95%) TDD
4 7 (17.95%) OO
5 6 (15.38%) SOA
5 6 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.26%) OOD
6 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.26%) Use Case
7 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.13%) OOP
8 2 (5.13%) Project Management
8 2 (5.13%) MVC
8 2 (5.13%) Data Protection
8 2 (5.13%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (5.13%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (5.13%) Memory Management
8 2 (5.13%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) JavaScript
2 15 (38.46%) Objective-C
3 12 (30.77%) XPath
4 4 (10.26%) C#
4 4 (10.26%) Java
5 2 (5.13%) Clojure
6 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby
6 1 (2.56%) XAML
6 1 (2.56%) Python
6 1 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) 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%) Apple
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle
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