The table below looks at the statistics for iOS Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iOS Development over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iOS Software Development
Rank 226 197 216
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +19
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 40 61 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.66% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.83% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 32 18
Median daily rate £425 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.30 -
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7339 7317 6743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.12% 78.59% 75.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4510 4157 3755
Median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 262 280
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £47.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

iOS Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 South East

iOS Development
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 Development across the South East region.

iOS Development Daily Rate Trend in the South East

iOS Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iOS Development across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

iOS Development Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

iOS Development
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 Development across the South East region.

iOS Development Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

iOS Development
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 Development within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 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
West Sussex -25 11 £450 +32.35% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 8 £350 -6.66% 2
Berkshire -9 5 £400 +28.00% 2
Kent -17 5 - - 3
East Sussex - 4 £325 - 4
Hampshire -2 3 £338 +2.27% 5
Oxfordshire +9 2 - - 5
Surrey -9 2 £275 -31.25% 1
iOS Development
England

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 South East region with a requirement for iOS Development.

1 76 (98.70%) Apple iOS
2 40 (51.95%) Objective-C
3 37 (48.05%) Mobile Development
4 36 (46.75%) Mobile App
5 35 (45.45%) Apple Swift
6 28 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (32.47%) Android
8 24 (31.17%) Cocoa
9 22 (28.57%) Cocoa Touch
10 20 (25.97%) Android Development
10 20 (25.97%) User Experience
11 18 (23.38%) Apple
12 16 (20.78%) Animation
13 15 (19.48%) Core Animation
14 13 (16.88%) Computer Science
14 13 (16.88%) iPhone
14 13 (16.88%) JavaScript
15 12 (15.58%) Xcode
16 11 (14.29%) HTML
16 11 (14.29%) Java
16 11 (14.29%) CSS
16 11 (14.29%) Web Services
16 11 (14.29%) JSON
16 11 (14.29%) TDD
16 11 (14.29%) REST
17 10 (12.99%) iPad
17 10 (12.99%) Degree
17 10 (12.99%) jQuery
17 10 (12.99%) XML
18 8 (10.39%) OO

iOS Development
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.90%) Node.js
2 2 (2.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (2.60%) CMS
2 2 (2.60%) concrete5
2 2 (2.60%) Drupal
2 2 (2.60%) ExpressionEngine
2 2 (2.60%) Joomla!
2 2 (2.60%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (2.60%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.60%) WordPress
3 1 (1.30%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.30%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) 3ds Max
2 2 (2.60%) Acrobat
2 2 (2.60%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.60%) GIMP
2 2 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.60%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.19%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (2.60%) MailChimp
4 1 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) HTTP
2 2 (2.60%) SSL
3 1 (1.30%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.19%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.60%) MySQL
2 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (15.58%) Xcode
2 6 (7.79%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.19%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 3 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.60%) Grunt
5 2 (2.60%) Subversion
5 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.30%) JIRA
6 1 (1.30%) JUnit
6 1 (1.30%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.30%) MSTest
General
1 8 (10.39%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Banking
3 3 (3.90%) Publishing
4 2 (2.60%) Back Office
4 2 (2.60%) Games
4 2 (2.60%) Retail
5 1 (1.30%) Automotive
5 1 (1.30%) Electronics
5 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (90.91%) Developer
2 56 (72.73%) iOS Developer
3 17 (22.08%) Applications Developer
4 10 (12.99%) Mobile Developer
5 8 (10.39%) iOS Programmer
5 8 (10.39%) Programmer
6 7 (9.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Senior iOS Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Android Developer
8 5 (6.49%) iOS Android Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Objective-C Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) Web Developer
11 2 (2.60%) Java Developer
11 2 (2.60%) Senior Android Developer
11 2 (2.60%) Senior iOS Android Developer
11 2 (2.60%) Senior Mobile Developer
11 2 (2.60%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.60%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (31.17%) Cocoa
2 22 (28.57%) Cocoa Touch
3 15 (19.48%) Core Animation
4 11 (14.29%) CSS
4 11 (14.29%) HTML
4 11 (14.29%) JSON
4 11 (14.29%) REST
4 11 (14.29%) Web Services
5 10 (12.99%) jQuery
5 10 (12.99%) XML
6 8 (10.39%) AngularJS
6 8 (10.39%) HTML5
6 8 (10.39%) RESTful
7 7 (9.09%) OpenGL
8 6 (7.79%) .NET
8 6 (7.79%) Backbone.js
8 6 (7.79%) CSS3
8 6 (7.79%) Ember.js
9 5 (6.49%) SOAP
10 4 (5.19%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 36 (46.75%) Mobile App
2 20 (25.97%) User Experience
3 16 (20.78%) Animation
4 13 (16.88%) Computer Science
4 13 (16.88%) iPhone
5 10 (12.99%) iPad
6 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.60%) Blockchain
6 2 (2.60%) Cryptocurrency
6 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.60%) Mechatronics
6 2 (2.60%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (2.60%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 76 (98.70%) Apple iOS
2 25 (32.47%) Android
3 6 (7.79%) Linux
4 2 (2.60%) CentOS
4 2 (2.60%) Windows
5 1 (1.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (48.05%) Mobile Development
2 28 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (25.97%) Android Development
4 11 (14.29%) TDD
5 8 (10.39%) OO
6 7 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 7 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 5 (6.49%) Memory Management
8 4 (5.19%) BDD
8 4 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.19%) Open Source
9 3 (3.90%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (3.90%) Multithreading
9 3 (3.90%) OOD
9 3 (3.90%) OOP
9 3 (3.90%) Wireframes
10 2 (2.60%) Cross-Platform Development
10 2 (2.60%) Front End Development
10 2 (2.60%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (2.60%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 40 (51.95%) Objective-C
2 35 (45.45%) Apple Swift
3 13 (16.88%) JavaScript
4 11 (14.29%) Java
5 7 (9.09%) C++
6 6 (7.79%) PHP
6 6 (7.79%) Python
7 5 (6.49%) C#
8 3 (3.90%) SQL
9 2 (2.60%) ActionScript
9 2 (2.60%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.60%) C
9 2 (2.60%) Ruby
9 2 (2.60%) VB
10 1 (1.30%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 10 (12.99%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (23.38%) Apple
2 7 (9.09%) ION Trading
3 5 (6.49%) Xamarin
4 3 (3.90%) Adobe
5 2 (2.60%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.60%) Zend
6 1 (1.30%) Appcelerator
6 1 (1.30%) SAP
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