The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had iOS Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iOS Developer
Rank 146 108 132
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +24
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 13 45 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.35% 1.21% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 1.28% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 24 1
Median daily rate £425 £364 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.83% -9.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 -
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
3564 3529 2932
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.94% 94.92% 95.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2218 2051 1580
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 190 174
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.08 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.71% -8.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.69 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

iOS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured iOS Developer in the job title.

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 1 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -8 9 £388 -3.12% 8
Cheshire -28 4 £450 +28.57%
iOS Developer
England

iOS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, iOS Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring iOS Developer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 30 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 25 (83.33%) Objective-C
3 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (43.33%) Mobile Development
5 11 (36.67%) Apple Swift
5 11 (36.67%) Mobile App
6 10 (33.33%) Xcode
7 9 (30.00%) Android
7 9 (30.00%) Banking
8 8 (26.67%) Java
8 8 (26.67%) Android Development
9 7 (23.33%) iOS SDK
9 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
9 7 (23.33%) TDD
9 7 (23.33%) Scrum
10 6 (20.00%) User Experience
10 6 (20.00%) Finance
10 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
11 5 (16.67%) Digital Media
11 5 (16.67%) BDD
11 5 (16.67%) Network Security
11 5 (16.67%) PHP
11 5 (16.67%) OO
11 5 (16.67%) CRM
11 5 (16.67%) ERP
11 5 (16.67%) Web Development
12 4 (13.33%) Retail
12 4 (13.33%) Publishing

iOS Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Xcode
2 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
3 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.00%) Ant
4 3 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (10.00%) Bitbucket
4 3 (10.00%) Gradle
5 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 9 (30.00%) Banking
2 6 (20.00%) Finance
3 4 (13.33%) Publishing
3 4 (13.33%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) iOS SDK
2 3 (10.00%) Cocoa
2 3 (10.00%) JSON
2 3 (10.00%) Web Services
3 2 (6.67%) CSS
3 2 (6.67%) REST
3 2 (6.67%) RESTful
3 2 (6.67%) XML
4 1 (3.33%) CSS3
4 1 (3.33%) HTML
4 1 (3.33%) HTML5
4 1 (3.33%) OAuth
4 1 (3.33%) Sass
4 1 (3.33%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Mobile App
2 6 (20.00%) User Experience
3 5 (16.67%) Digital Media
4 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.67%) iPad
4 2 (6.67%) iPhone
5 1 (3.33%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (30.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (43.33%) Mobile Development
4 8 (26.67%) Android Development
5 7 (23.33%) Scrum
5 7 (23.33%) TDD
6 5 (16.67%) BDD
6 5 (16.67%) CRM
6 5 (16.67%) ERP
6 5 (16.67%) OO
6 5 (16.67%) Web Development
7 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (10.00%) Kanban
8 3 (10.00%) OOP
9 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
10 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
10 1 (3.33%) Memory Management
10 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) Objective-C
2 11 (36.67%) Apple Swift
3 8 (26.67%) Java
4 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (16.67%) PHP
6 2 (6.67%) C#
7 1 (3.33%) C
7 1 (3.33%) F#
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Xamarin
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