The table below looks at the statistics for the iOS Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iOS Developer
Rank 124 123 122
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 34 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.89% 0.30% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.32% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 11
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£394 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £350 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £385 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 - £22.66
iOS Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3562 2812 2516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 93.05% 93.64% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2095 1521 1204
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £506 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 193 193
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.08 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.15% -8.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.80 £42.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

iOS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

iOS Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

iOS Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

iOS Developer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

iOS Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iOS Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

iOS Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

iOS Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Cheshire +10 20 £379 - 5
Manchester -6 8 £400 +14.28% 4
Merseyside - 1 - - 1
iOS Developer
England

iOS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 58 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 55 (94.83%) Apple iOS
3 46 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (58.62%) Mobile App
5 31 (53.45%) Android Development
5 31 (53.45%) Android
6 26 (44.83%) Automation Testing
7 23 (39.66%) Objective-C
8 17 (29.31%) Mobile Development
9 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (20.69%) Xcode
10 10 (17.24%) Finance
10 10 (17.24%) JSON
11 9 (15.52%) Cocoa
12 8 (13.79%) OOP
12 8 (13.79%) Web Services
12 8 (13.79%) E-Commerce
12 8 (13.79%) TDD
12 8 (13.79%) Git (software)
12 8 (13.79%) REST
13 6 (10.34%) iOS SDK
13 6 (10.34%) iPhone
13 6 (10.34%) RESTful
13 6 (10.34%) Java
13 6 (10.34%) OO
13 6 (10.34%) Scrum
14 5 (8.62%) iPad
14 5 (8.62%) Automated Testing
14 5 (8.62%) Subversion
14 5 (8.62%) Cocoa Touch

iOS Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 2 (3.45%) iBeacon
2 1 (1.72%) HTTP
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (20.69%) Xcode
2 8 (13.79%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.62%) Subversion
4 2 (3.45%) JIRA
4 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.72%) Appium
5 1 (1.72%) CocoaPods
5 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.72%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 10 (17.24%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.72%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.24%) JSON
2 9 (15.52%) Cocoa
3 8 (13.79%) Web Services
3 8 (13.79%) REST
4 6 (10.34%) RESTful
4 6 (10.34%) iOS SDK
5 5 (8.62%) Cocoa Touch
6 4 (6.90%) CSS3
6 4 (6.90%) CSS
6 4 (6.90%) HTML
7 3 (5.17%) XML
7 3 (5.17%) HTML5
8 2 (3.45%) Core Animation
9 1 (1.72%) Pthreads
9 1 (1.72%) POSIX
9 1 (1.72%) XML Schema
9 1 (1.72%) .NET
9 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.72%) UIKit
9 1 (1.72%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 34 (58.62%) Mobile App
2 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.34%) iPhone
4 5 (8.62%) iPad
5 2 (3.45%) Animation
5 2 (3.45%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.45%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.72%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 55 (94.83%) Apple iOS
2 31 (53.45%) Android
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.72%) Windows
3 1 (1.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 46 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (53.45%) Android Development
4 26 (44.83%) Automation Testing
5 17 (29.31%) Mobile Development
6 8 (13.79%) TDD
6 8 (13.79%) OOP
6 8 (13.79%) E-Commerce
7 6 (10.34%) OO
7 6 (10.34%) Scrum
8 5 (8.62%) Automated Testing
9 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (3.45%) Memory Management
10 2 (3.45%) BDD
11 1 (1.72%) Responsive Web Design
11 1 (1.72%) Analytics
11 1 (1.72%) Mobile Application Development
11 1 (1.72%) SDLC
11 1 (1.72%) Multithreading
11 1 (1.72%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 23 (39.66%) Objective-C
2 6 (10.34%) Java
3 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.90%) Apple Swift
4 2 (3.45%) PHP
5 1 (1.72%) C
5 1 (1.72%) C++
5 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.72%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) yum
1 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (6.90%) Apple
2 1 (1.72%) Appcelerator
2 1 (1.72%) Kony
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