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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
iOS Developer
England / North West
Rank 116 142 125
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -17
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 20 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.76% 0.32% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.33% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 12
Median daily rate £400 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £334 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £415 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £38.75 -
% change year-on-year
-5.80% -

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
2496 3594 3102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.87% 94.98% 94.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1560 2142 1701
Median daily rate £375 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 195 198
Median hourly rate £18.00 £28.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.28% +48.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.80 £48.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +16 12 £425 +3.03% 10
Cheshire +26 6 £350 - 5
Merseyside - 1 - -
iOS Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 28 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 28 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 20 (71.43%) Objective-C
3 16 (57.14%) Android
4 15 (53.57%) Apple Swift
5 11 (39.29%) Mobile App
5 11 (39.29%) Java
6 9 (32.14%) Android Development
7 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (28.57%) Mobile Development
8 7 (25.00%) Games
8 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
9 6 (21.43%) HTML5
9 6 (21.43%) BDD
9 6 (21.43%) Xcode
9 6 (21.43%) Scrum
9 6 (21.43%) Project Management
9 6 (21.43%) HTML
10 5 (17.86%) CocoaPods
10 5 (17.86%) OOP
10 5 (17.86%) Cocoa
10 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (17.86%) User Experience
10 5 (17.86%) Cocoa Touch
11 4 (14.29%) Change Control
11 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
11 4 (14.29%) Android Studio
11 4 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 4 (14.29%) SQLite
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (21.43%) Xcode
4 5 (17.86%) CocoaPods
5 4 (14.29%) Android Studio
6 3 (10.71%) Subversion
7 2 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 7 (25.00%) Games
2 4 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
1 6 (21.43%) HTML5
2 5 (17.86%) Cocoa
2 5 (17.86%) Cocoa Touch
3 3 (10.71%) JSON
3 3 (10.71%) REST
3 3 (10.71%) Web Services
4 2 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (3.57%) .NET
5 1 (3.57%) CSS3
5 1 (3.57%) RESTful
5 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Mobile App
2 5 (17.86%) User Experience
3 4 (14.29%) iPhone
4 2 (7.14%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 16 (57.14%) Android
3 4 (14.29%) Mac OS X
3 4 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (3.57%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 9 (32.14%) Android Development
3 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (28.57%) Mobile Development
4 6 (21.43%) BDD
4 6 (21.43%) Project Management
4 6 (21.43%) Scrum
5 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (17.86%) OOP
6 4 (14.29%) Change Control
6 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 4 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
7 3 (10.71%) TDD
7 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Game Development
8 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.57%) OO
9 1 (3.57%) OOD
9 1 (3.57%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) Objective-C
2 15 (53.57%) Apple Swift
3 11 (39.29%) Java
4 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) C++
5 2 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Xamarin