The table below looks at the statistics for iOS Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iOS Development over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iOS Software Development
Rank 124 109 134
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +25
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 28 54 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.80% 1.29% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.60% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 33 6
Median daily rate £425 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £290 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £34.20 £26.53
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +28.93%
iOS Development
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2845 3382 2378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.17% 80.58% 75.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1791 2057 1316
Median daily rate £400 £401 £372
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +7.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 134 107
Median hourly rate £22.00 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.16 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £59.50 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

iOS Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

iOS Development
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 Development across the North West region.

iOS Development Daily Rate Trend in the North West

iOS Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iOS Development across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

iOS Development Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

iOS Development
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing iOS Development across the North West region.

iOS Development Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

iOS Development
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 Development within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 August 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 -4 22 £425 +13.33% 10
Cheshire -14 3 £450 +16.12% 3
iOS Development
England

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 North West region with a requirement for iOS Development.

1 43 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 33 (76.74%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (69.77%) Objective-C
4 23 (53.49%) Android
5 21 (48.84%) Mobile Development
6 19 (44.19%) Mobile App
7 18 (41.86%) Android Development
7 18 (41.86%) TDD
7 18 (41.86%) Xcode
7 18 (41.86%) Java
8 16 (37.21%) OOP
8 16 (37.21%) BDD
8 16 (37.21%) Apple Swift
9 14 (32.56%) Git (software)
10 11 (25.58%) Scrum
10 11 (25.58%) Unit Testing
11 10 (23.26%) User Experience
11 10 (23.26%) REST
12 9 (20.93%) Automated Testing
12 9 (20.93%) Cocoa
12 9 (20.93%) Subversion
12 9 (20.93%) OO
13 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
13 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
14 7 (16.28%) JSON
14 7 (16.28%) XML
15 6 (13.95%) Digital Media
15 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
15 6 (13.95%) iOS SDK
15 6 (13.95%) Windows

iOS Development
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 1 (2.33%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) HTTP
1 6 (13.95%) Internet
1 6 (13.95%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 18 (41.86%) Xcode
2 14 (32.56%) Git (software)
3 9 (20.93%) Subversion
4 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
4 6 (13.95%) JUnit
5 4 (9.30%) CocoaPods
6 3 (6.98%) Android Studio
6 3 (6.98%) Appium
6 3 (6.98%) Bitbucket
6 3 (6.98%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.33%) Ant
7 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.33%) Calabash
7 1 (2.33%) Gradle
7 1 (2.33%) Hudson
7 1 (2.33%) Robotium
7 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
1 5 (11.63%) Publishing
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Billing
4 1 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (97.67%) Developer
2 37 (86.05%) iOS Developer
3 12 (27.91%) Android Developer
3 12 (27.91%) Mobile Developer
4 9 (20.93%) iOS Android Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Objective-C Developer
5 8 (18.60%) Java Developer
6 7 (16.28%) Agile Developer
6 7 (16.28%) Java Android Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Java Mobile Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Lead Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Lead iOS Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Xamarin Developer
9 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Agile .NET Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Applications Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) REST
2 9 (20.93%) Cocoa
3 7 (16.28%) JSON
3 7 (16.28%) XML
4 6 (13.95%) iOS SDK
5 5 (11.63%) RESTful
5 5 (11.63%) Web Services
6 3 (6.98%) .NET
7 1 (2.33%) Cocoa Touch
7 1 (2.33%) CSS
7 1 (2.33%) OAuth
7 1 (2.33%) Sass
7 1 (2.33%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (44.19%) Mobile App
2 10 (23.26%) User Experience
3 6 (13.95%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.65%) iPhone
5 1 (2.33%) iPad
5 1 (2.33%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 23 (53.49%) Android
3 6 (13.95%) Windows
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.33%) Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (76.74%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (48.84%) Mobile Development
3 18 (41.86%) Android Development
3 18 (41.86%) TDD
4 16 (37.21%) BDD
4 16 (37.21%) OOP
5 11 (25.58%) Scrum
5 11 (25.58%) Unit Testing
6 9 (20.93%) Automated Testing
6 9 (20.93%) OO
7 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
8 6 (13.95%) CRM
8 6 (13.95%) ERP
8 6 (13.95%) Web Development
9 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
10 4 (9.30%) Software Testing
11 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (6.98%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (6.98%) Open Source
11 3 (6.98%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (69.77%) Objective-C
2 18 (41.86%) Java
3 16 (37.21%) Apple Swift
4 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
5 6 (13.95%) PHP
6 3 (6.98%) Ruby
7 2 (4.65%) C#
8 1 (2.33%) C
8 1 (2.33%) C++
8 1 (2.33%) F#
8 1 (2.33%) SQL
8 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) Apple
1 3 (6.98%) Xamarin
Warrington, Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago