The table below looks at the statistics for iOS Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iOS Development over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iOS Software Development
Rank 80 63 69
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 3 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.29% 0.51% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.71% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 5
Average daily rate £313 £325 £181
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +80.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £43.30 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +33.23%
iOS Development
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
789 703 795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 76.68% 71.52% 76.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 374 403
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 17
Average hourly rate £19.61 £22.03 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% -2.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £18.55 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.98 £37.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

iOS Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iOS Development across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

iOS Development Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

iOS Development
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing iOS Development across the Reading region.

iOS Development Daily Rate Trend in Reading

iOS Development
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing iOS Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited iOS Development.

1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (80.00%) User Experience
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile Development
2 4 (80.00%) Xamarin
3 3 (60.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) PhoneGap
4 2 (40.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (40.00%) Android
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) Publishing
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) OOP
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (40.00%) Android Development
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) Apple Swift
4 2 (40.00%) Apple
5 1 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (20.00%) SSL
5 1 (20.00%) Data Protection

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing iOS Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited iOS Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Applications Developer
3 3 (60.00%) iOS Developer
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Cordova
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) CSS3
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) PhoneGap
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (40.00%) Android Development
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (40.00%) Apple Swift
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Xamarin
2 2 (40.00%) Apple