The table below looks at the statistics for iOS SDK 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 SDK over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iOS SDK
Rank 160 148 131
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -17
Contract jobs citing iOS SDK 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.076% 0.082% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.36% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £375 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £406 £338
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +20.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
iOS SDK
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
937 832 672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.70% 22.62% 21.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 657 533 407
Median daily rate £393 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 4
Median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.47% +47.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £15.96 £27.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.20 £45.50 £39.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

iOS SDK
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing iOS SDK as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

iOS SDK Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

iOS SDK
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 SDK across the North West region.

iOS SDK Daily Rate Trend in the North West

iOS SDK
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 SDK within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Merseyside -3 1 £375 +25.00%
Cheshire -11 1 £375 -
iOS SDK
England

iOS SDK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing iOS SDK 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 SDK.

1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (85.71%) Mobile App
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) Objective-C
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) JSON
4 4 (57.14%) iOS Development
5 3 (42.86%) Android SDK
5 3 (42.86%) Android
5 3 (42.86%) Xcode
5 3 (42.86%) Java
6 2 (28.57%) XML
6 2 (28.57%) OO
6 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
6 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
6 2 (28.57%) Project Management
6 2 (28.57%) Streaming Video
6 2 (28.57%) Scrum
6 2 (28.57%) Cocoa
6 2 (28.57%) TDD
6 2 (28.57%) RESTful
6 2 (28.57%) JIRA
6 2 (28.57%) Atlassian
6 2 (28.57%) Android Development
6 2 (28.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (28.57%) Apple Swift
6 2 (28.57%) Android Studio
6 2 (28.57%) Docker
6 2 (28.57%) DevOps
6 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development

iOS SDK
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 (14.29%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Xcode
2 2 (28.57%) Android Studio
2 2 (28.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
2 2 (28.57%) Gradle
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) iOS Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Objective-C Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Lead Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Android Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Lead Android Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) JSON
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) Android SDK
3 2 (28.57%) Cocoa
3 2 (28.57%) Cocoa Touch
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) RESTful
3 2 (28.57%) UIKit
3 2 (28.57%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Mobile App
2 2 (28.57%) Streaming Video
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (42.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) iOS Development
3 2 (28.57%) Android Development
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Objective-C
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Apple Swift
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Atlassian
2 1 (14.29%) Google