The table below looks at the statistics for the iOS Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iOS Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iOS Developer
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.76% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
+28.12% -
iOS Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
342 164 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 87.02% 88.65% 95.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 102 117
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £78 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 9
Average hourly rate £13.16 £17.50 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.82% +40.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £175.00 £100.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

iOS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iOS Developer in the job title across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

iOS Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

iOS Developer
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Developer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Liverpool - 2 - - 1
iOS Developer
North West

iOS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region that cited iOS Developer in their job title 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 with iOS Developer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Apple
1 3 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 3 (100.00%) Xcode
1 3 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Animation
1 3 (100.00%) Core Animation
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) Appium
2 2 (66.67%) Apple Swift
2 2 (66.67%) CocoaPods
2 2 (66.67%) UIKit
2 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) UML

iOS Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region that cited iOS Developer in their job title 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 with iOS Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Xcode
2 2 (66.67%) Appium
2 2 (66.67%) CocoaPods
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 3 (100.00%) Core Animation
1 3 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 2 (66.67%) UIKit
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Pthreads
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Animation
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (33.33%) iPhone
3 1 (33.33%) iPad
3 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Memory Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (66.67%) Apple Swift
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) C
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Apple