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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
iOS Software Development
England / North West
Rank 117 142 115
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -27
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 18 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.69% 0.42% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.52% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 20
Median daily rate £375 £375 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £317 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £422 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.01 £17.50 £27.79
% change year-on-year
+111.48% -37.02%

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
2141 3079 2376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.13% 80.96% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1381 1876 1423
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £565 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 110 96
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +35.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 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 +15 11 £425 +6.25% 12
Cheshire +24 6 £350 - 3
iOS Development
England

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 39 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 26 (66.67%) Objective-C
3 23 (58.97%) Android
4 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (48.72%) Mobile App
5 19 (48.72%) Apple Swift
6 18 (46.15%) Java
7 16 (41.03%) Android Development
8 15 (38.46%) Mobile Development
9 14 (35.90%) BDD
9 14 (35.90%) OOP
10 13 (33.33%) TDD
10 13 (33.33%) Git (software)
11 11 (28.21%) Xcode
11 11 (28.21%) Scrum
11 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
12 10 (25.64%) Cocoa
13 9 (23.08%) REST
13 9 (23.08%) JSON
13 9 (23.08%) Unit Testing
14 8 (20.51%) Subversion
15 7 (17.95%) CocoaPods
15 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
15 7 (17.95%) Games
15 7 (17.95%) HTML
15 7 (17.95%) Windows
15 7 (17.95%) Project Management
16 6 (15.38%) Web Services
16 6 (15.38%) Automated Testing
16 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) Facebook Platform
1 1 (2.56%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) TestFlight
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) HTTP
1 4 (10.26%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.56%) Network Security
2 1 (2.56%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
1 4 (10.26%) SQLite
2 2 (5.13%) MySQL
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 11 (28.21%) Xcode
3 8 (20.51%) Subversion
4 7 (17.95%) CocoaPods
4 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
5 5 (12.82%) Android Studio
6 4 (10.26%) JUnit
7 2 (5.13%) Appium
7 2 (5.13%) Cucumber
7 2 (5.13%) JIRA
8 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (17.95%) Games
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.56%) Publishing
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (97.44%) Developer
2 33 (84.62%) iOS Developer
3 13 (33.33%) Android Developer
3 13 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 10 (25.64%) Objective-C Developer
5 9 (23.08%) iOS Android Developer
5 9 (23.08%) Java Android Developer
5 9 (23.08%) Mobile Developer
6 8 (20.51%) Java Mobile Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Applications Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Java Applications Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Android Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior iOS Android Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior iOS Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Agile Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Agile Java Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) Cocoa
2 9 (23.08%) JSON
2 9 (23.08%) REST
3 7 (17.95%) HTML
4 6 (15.38%) HTML5
4 6 (15.38%) Web Services
5 5 (12.82%) Cocoa Touch
6 4 (10.26%) .NET
6 4 (10.26%) RESTful
6 4 (10.26%) XML
7 3 (7.69%) CSS
8 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (2.56%) CSS3
9 1 (2.56%) Google Maps API
9 1 (2.56%) jQuery
9 1 (2.56%) MvvmCross
9 1 (2.56%) Node.js
9 1 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (2.56%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (48.72%) Mobile App
2 6 (15.38%) User Experience
3 5 (12.82%) iPhone
4 2 (5.13%) New Media
5 1 (2.56%) CAN bus
5 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.56%) iPad
5 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 23 (58.97%) Android
3 7 (17.95%) Windows
4 4 (10.26%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.56%) Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Windows CE
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (41.03%) Android Development
3 15 (38.46%) Mobile Development
4 14 (35.90%) BDD
4 14 (35.90%) OOP
5 13 (33.33%) TDD
6 11 (28.21%) Scrum
7 9 (23.08%) Unit Testing
8 7 (17.95%) Project Management
9 6 (15.38%) Automated Testing
9 6 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
10 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (12.82%) OO
10 5 (12.82%) Software Testing
11 4 (10.26%) Change Control
11 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
11 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
12 3 (7.69%) Game Development
13 2 (5.13%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 26 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 19 (48.72%) Apple Swift
3 18 (46.15%) Java
4 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.26%) C#
6 3 (7.69%) C++
6 3 (7.69%) Ruby
7 2 (5.13%) PHP
7 2 (5.13%) SQL
8 1 (2.56%) Perl
8 1 (2.56%) Python
8 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Xamarin
2 2 (5.13%) Apple
3 1 (2.56%) Facebook
3 1 (2.56%) Google
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Twitter
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