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 30 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iOS Software Development
Rank 236 219 202
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -17
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 24 55 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.56% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.70% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 29 31
Median daily rate £338 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £323 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £550 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £26.53
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +16.87%
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
6775 7881 7128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.38% 79.69% 76.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4175 4825 3971
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 268 278
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.09 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.10% +69.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
Berkshire +8 7 £350 +40.00%
West Sussex -5 5 £338 -23.94%
Surrey +11 3 £500 +25.00% 2
Hampshire +6 3 £355 -5.96% 3
East Sussex - 3 £348 -
Buckinghamshire +12 2 £325 -7.14%
Oxfordshire -14 1 £325 -18.75% 3
iOS Development
England

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 60 (95.24%) Apple iOS
2 39 (61.90%) Objective-C
3 36 (57.14%) Mobile App
4 33 (52.38%) Mobile Development
5 31 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (47.62%) Apple Swift
7 28 (44.44%) Cocoa
8 24 (38.10%) Cocoa Touch
8 24 (38.10%) Core Data
9 18 (28.57%) Android
9 18 (28.57%) iPhone
10 16 (25.40%) REST
11 15 (23.81%) Xcode
11 15 (23.81%) Web Services
12 14 (22.22%) Android Development
13 13 (20.63%) User Experience
13 13 (20.63%) iPad
13 13 (20.63%) Computer Science
13 13 (20.63%) Apple
13 13 (20.63%) Degree
14 12 (19.05%) Animation
14 12 (19.05%) Core Animation
15 11 (17.46%) JSON
15 11 (17.46%) XML
16 10 (15.87%) OpenGL
16 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
16 10 (15.87%) Memory Management
17 8 (12.70%) RESTful
18 7 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
18 7 (11.11%) TDD

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:

Applications
1 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.59%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) HTTP
1 2 (3.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (23.81%) Xcode
2 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.59%) Subversion
General
1 5 (7.94%) Games
2 3 (4.76%) Banking
2 3 (4.76%) Finance
3 2 (3.17%) Marketing
3 2 (3.17%) Publishing
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (88.89%) Developer
2 47 (74.60%) iOS Developer
3 10 (15.87%) Applications Developer
4 7 (11.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 7 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
5 5 (7.94%) iOS Programmer
5 5 (7.94%) Programmer
6 4 (6.35%) Designer
6 4 (6.35%) UI Designer
7 3 (4.76%) Android Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Objective-C Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Agile Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Interface Designer
8 2 (3.17%) iOS Android Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) UI/UX Designer
8 2 (3.17%) UX Designer
9 1 (1.59%) .NET Developer
9 1 (1.59%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (44.44%) Cocoa
2 24 (38.10%) Cocoa Touch
2 24 (38.10%) Core Data
3 16 (25.40%) REST
4 15 (23.81%) Web Services
5 12 (19.05%) Core Animation
6 11 (17.46%) JSON
6 11 (17.46%) XML
7 10 (15.87%) OpenGL
8 8 (12.70%) RESTful
9 5 (7.94%) SOAP
10 4 (6.35%) .NET
10 4 (6.35%) CSS
10 4 (6.35%) HTML
10 4 (6.35%) iOS SDK
11 3 (4.76%) HTML5
11 3 (4.76%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 2 (3.17%) Apache Cordova
12 2 (3.17%) CSS3
12 2 (3.17%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 36 (57.14%) Mobile App
2 18 (28.57%) iPhone
3 13 (20.63%) Computer Science
3 13 (20.63%) iPad
3 13 (20.63%) User Experience
4 12 (19.05%) Animation
5 2 (3.17%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (3.17%) Online Games
6 1 (1.59%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.59%) iSeries
6 1 (1.59%) Mechatronics
6 1 (1.59%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 60 (95.24%) Apple iOS
2 18 (28.57%) Android
3 2 (3.17%) Windows
4 1 (1.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (52.38%) Mobile Development
2 31 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.22%) Android Development
4 10 (15.87%) Memory Management
5 7 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (11.11%) TDD
6 6 (9.52%) Scrum
7 3 (4.76%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.17%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (3.17%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.17%) Mobile First
8 2 (3.17%) MVVM
8 2 (3.17%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (3.17%) Typography
9 1 (1.59%) BDD
9 1 (1.59%) Data Modelling
9 1 (1.59%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.59%) Kanban
9 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (61.90%) Objective-C
2 30 (47.62%) Apple Swift
3 5 (7.94%) C#
4 4 (6.35%) C++
4 4 (6.35%) Java
5 3 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.59%) PHP
6 1 (1.59%) Python
6 1 (1.59%) RPG
6 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (20.63%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Apple
2 6 (9.52%) ION Trading
3 3 (4.76%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.17%) IBM
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.59%) Adobe