The table below looks at the statistics for iOS Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iOS Development over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iOS Software Development
Rank - 38 22
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.52% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.73% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 -
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
269 273 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 82.52% 70.54% 65.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 138 65
Median daily rate £380 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £700 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Median hourly rate £18.80 £51.67 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.61% +244.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

iOS Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing iOS Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

iOS Development Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

iOS Development
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

iOS Development Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

iOS Development
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing iOS Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for iOS Development.

1 1 (100.00%) Xcode
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C