The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had iOS Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iOS Developer
Rank 236 220 215
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 32 46 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.48% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.51% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 15
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 £290 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £400 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £344
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.50 -
iOS Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8390 9036 8445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.35% 94.68% 94.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4991 5248 4541
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 427 430
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.14 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.11% -2.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.29 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

iOS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured iOS Developer in the job title.

iOS Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

iOS Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

iOS Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

iOS Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iOS Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

iOS Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

iOS Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing iOS Developer across the South East region.

iOS Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

iOS Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 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
West Sussex +3 9 £450 +35.84%
Kent 0 9 - -
Berkshire +2 5 £413 +10.00% 2
Hampshire +5 4 £288 -23.33% 6
Buckinghamshire +2 4 - -
Surrey -6 1 - -
iOS Developer
England

iOS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, iOS Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring iOS Developer in the job title.

1 57 (98.28%) Apple iOS
1 57 (98.28%) iOS Development
2 44 (75.86%) Objective-C
3 41 (70.69%) Mobile App
4 34 (58.62%) Mobile Development
5 33 (56.90%) Cocoa
6 32 (55.17%) Apple Swift
7 31 (53.45%) Cocoa Touch
8 27 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (34.48%) Apple
10 18 (31.03%) Xcode
10 18 (31.03%) iPhone
11 17 (29.31%) Animation
12 16 (27.59%) Core Animation
13 15 (25.86%) iPad
14 13 (22.41%) JSON
14 13 (22.41%) Web Services
14 13 (22.41%) XML
14 13 (22.41%) REST
15 11 (18.97%) Computer Science
15 11 (18.97%) Degree
16 10 (17.24%) Memory Management
16 10 (17.24%) TDD
16 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
16 10 (17.24%) OpenGL
17 8 (13.79%) ION Trading
18 7 (12.07%) User Experience
19 5 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
19 5 (8.62%) Android
19 5 (8.62%) SOAP

iOS Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) HTTP
1 2 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (31.03%) Xcode
2 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.45%) Subversion
4 1 (1.72%) JUnit
4 1 (1.72%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (6.90%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Back Office
2 2 (3.45%) Games
3 1 (1.72%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (56.90%) Cocoa
2 31 (53.45%) Cocoa Touch
3 16 (27.59%) Core Animation
4 13 (22.41%) JSON
4 13 (22.41%) REST
4 13 (22.41%) Web Services
4 13 (22.41%) XML
5 10 (17.24%) OpenGL
6 5 (8.62%) SOAP
7 3 (5.17%) iOS SDK
7 3 (5.17%) RESTful
7 3 (5.17%) UIKit
8 1 (1.72%) Silverlight
8 1 (1.72%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (70.69%) Mobile App
2 18 (31.03%) iPhone
3 17 (29.31%) Animation
4 15 (25.86%) iPad
5 11 (18.97%) Computer Science
6 7 (12.07%) User Experience
7 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 57 (98.28%) Apple iOS
2 5 (8.62%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (98.28%) iOS Development
2 34 (58.62%) Mobile Development
3 27 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (17.24%) Memory Management
4 10 (17.24%) TDD
5 5 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (6.90%) BDD
6 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.17%) Android Development
7 3 (5.17%) Multithreading
7 3 (5.17%) MVVM
8 2 (3.45%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (3.45%) Scrum
8 2 (3.45%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.72%) API Integration
9 1 (1.72%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (1.72%) MVC
9 1 (1.72%) SDLC
9 1 (1.72%) Web Development
9 1 (1.72%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 44 (75.86%) Objective-C
2 32 (55.17%) Apple Swift
3 3 (5.17%) Java
4 2 (3.45%) C#
5 1 (1.72%) C
5 1 (1.72%) C++
5 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (34.48%) Apple
2 8 (13.79%) ION Trading
3 2 (3.45%) Xamarin