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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iOS Software Development
Rank 137 101 121
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +20
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 18 54 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.49% 1.41% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 1.80% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 28 5
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £287 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £427 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +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
2969 3005 2249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.43% 78.34% 74.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1849 1784 1215
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £275 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 124 105
Median hourly rate £23.50 £40.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.25% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £58.63 £47.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 30 July 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 30 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 -18 13 £413 +13.79% 20
Cheshire -17 4 £450 +18.03% 1
iOS Development
England

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 42 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 30 (71.43%) Objective-C
3 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (45.24%) Android
4 19 (45.24%) Mobile App
5 18 (42.86%) Mobile Development
6 17 (40.48%) Android Development
7 13 (30.95%) Apple Swift
8 12 (28.57%) User Experience
8 12 (28.57%) TDD
8 12 (28.57%) Xcode
8 12 (28.57%) Java
9 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
10 9 (21.43%) BDD
10 9 (21.43%) Scrum
10 9 (21.43%) Banking
11 8 (19.05%) OOP
11 8 (19.05%) OO
11 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
12 7 (16.67%) iOS SDK
12 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
13 6 (14.29%) PHP
13 6 (14.29%) Finance
14 5 (11.90%) Retail
14 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
14 5 (11.90%) Web Development
14 5 (11.90%) JSON
14 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (11.90%) Network Security
14 5 (11.90%) CRM

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 (2.38%) GitHub
1 1 (2.38%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Network Security
2 2 (4.76%) HTTP
2 2 (4.76%) Internet
3 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.38%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Xcode
2 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
3 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
4 3 (7.14%) Android Studio
4 3 (7.14%) Ant
4 3 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (7.14%) Bitbucket
4 3 (7.14%) Gradle
4 3 (7.14%) Subversion
5 2 (4.76%) CocoaPods
5 2 (4.76%) JUnit
6 1 (2.38%) Appium
6 1 (2.38%) Calabash
6 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.38%) Hudson
6 1 (2.38%) Robotium
6 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (21.43%) Banking
2 6 (14.29%) Finance
3 5 (11.90%) Retail
4 4 (9.52%) Publishing
5 1 (2.38%) Billing
5 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (97.62%) Developer
2 36 (85.71%) iOS Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Mobile Developer
4 9 (21.43%) Android Developer
5 8 (19.05%) iOS Android Developer
5 8 (19.05%) Objective-C Developer
6 7 (16.67%) Agile Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Applications Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Lead Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Lead iOS Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior iOS Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Xamarin Developer
9 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Agile .NET Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Agile Java Developer
9 2 (4.76%) iPhone Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Java Android Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) iOS SDK
2 5 (11.90%) JSON
2 5 (11.90%) Web Services
2 5 (11.90%) XML
3 4 (9.52%) Cocoa
3 4 (9.52%) REST
3 4 (9.52%) RESTful
4 3 (7.14%) .NET
5 2 (4.76%) HTML
5 2 (4.76%) HTML5
6 1 (2.38%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (2.38%) CSS
6 1 (2.38%) Flash
6 1 (2.38%) Laravel
6 1 (2.38%) OAuth
6 1 (2.38%) Sass
6 1 (2.38%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (45.24%) Mobile App
2 12 (28.57%) User Experience
3 5 (11.90%) Digital Media
4 3 (7.14%) iPhone
5 2 (4.76%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.76%) iPad
6 1 (2.38%) Streaming Media
6 1 (2.38%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 19 (45.24%) Android
3 5 (11.90%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (42.86%) Mobile Development
3 17 (40.48%) Android Development
4 12 (28.57%) TDD
5 9 (21.43%) BDD
5 9 (21.43%) Scrum
6 8 (19.05%) OO
6 8 (19.05%) OOP
7 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (11.90%) CRM
7 5 (11.90%) ERP
7 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
7 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
7 5 (11.90%) Web Development
8 4 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (7.14%) Automated Testing
9 3 (7.14%) Kanban
9 3 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (4.76%) Software Testing
11 1 (2.38%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 30 (71.43%) Objective-C
2 13 (30.95%) Apple Swift
3 12 (28.57%) Java
4 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 6 (14.29%) PHP
6 2 (4.76%) C#
7 1 (2.38%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.38%) C
7 1 (2.38%) F#
7 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Xamarin
2 1 (2.38%) Apple
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