The first table below looks at the demand for iOS Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iOS Development over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iOS Software Development
Rank 62 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +6
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.31% 0.33% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.47% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate £375 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £350 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
486 213 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 74.31% 70.30% 65.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 81 141
Average daily rate £320 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 14
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.11 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £18.90 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
iOS Development
England

iOS Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

iOS Development Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

iOS Development
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

iOS Development Daily Rate Trend in the North East

iOS Development
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) Flash
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Lua
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (33.33%) Sencha
3 1 (33.33%) PhoneGap
3 1 (33.33%) Sencha Touch
3 1 (33.33%) OpenGL ES

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) PhoneGap
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Flash Developer
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Flash
2 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (33.33%) Sencha Touch
2 1 (33.33%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Android Development
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Lua
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Sencha