The first table below looks at the demand for iOS Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iOS Development over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iOS Software Development
Rank 213 208 226
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 37 29 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.38% 0.35% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.49% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 13 18
Average daily rate £308 £400 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.12% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £320 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £450 £341
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6857 5921 6979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 70.79% 70.75% 65.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3812 3079 3326
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 256 361
Average hourly rate £27.00 £29.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.24% +8.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
iOS Development
England

iOS Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iOS Development across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Development within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -3 14 £281 -27.88% 8
East Sussex - 6 £270 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £290 - 1
Hampshire +4 3 £285 -16.17% 4
Oxfordshire -2 3 £450 - 4
Surrey -15 3 £425 +3.03% 1
West Sussex - 2 £300 - 2
Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - - 2
iOS Development
England

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 82 (95.35%) Apple iOS
2 49 (56.98%) Android
3 40 (46.51%) HTML
4 34 (39.53%) Android Development
4 34 (39.53%) JavaScript
4 34 (39.53%) Objective-C
5 33 (38.37%) Mobile App
6 31 (36.05%) .NET
7 28 (32.56%) Xcode
8 26 (30.23%) CSS
8 26 (30.23%) jQuery
9 24 (27.91%) C#
9 24 (27.91%) JSON
10 22 (25.58%) iPhone
10 22 (25.58%) XML
10 22 (25.58%) iPad
11 21 (24.42%) Mobile Application Development
12 20 (23.26%) HTML5
13 15 (17.44%) CSS3
13 15 (17.44%) Web Services
13 15 (17.44%) SQL
13 15 (17.44%) Cocoa
14 14 (16.28%) Ajax
14 14 (16.28%) Windows
14 14 (16.28%) iOS SDK
14 14 (16.28%) Git (software)
15 13 (15.12%) SOAP
16 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET
16 12 (13.95%) MVC
16 12 (13.95%) .NET Framework

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (9.30%) IIS
2 3 (3.49%) CMS
3 2 (2.33%) Apache
4 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.16%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.16%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) HTTP
2 1 (1.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.81%) MySQL
2 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.16%) SQLite
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (32.56%) Xcode
2 14 (16.28%) Git (software)
3 8 (9.30%) Subversion
4 7 (8.14%) Eclipse
5 5 (5.81%) PhoneGap
6 4 (4.65%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.16%) JIRA
8 1 (1.16%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (8.14%) Publishing
2 6 (6.98%) Games
2 6 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.49%) Finance
4 1 (1.16%) Retail
4 1 (1.16%) Billing
4 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.16%) Marketing
4 1 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 79 (91.86%) Developer
2 40 (46.51%) iOS Developer
3 16 (18.60%) Mobile Developer
4 11 (12.79%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 10 (11.63%) Web Developer
5 10 (11.63%) .NET Developer
6 9 (10.47%) C# Developer
6 9 (10.47%) Applications Developer
7 7 (8.14%) Mobile Web Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Web Applications Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) Programmer
10 3 (3.49%) Architect
10 3 (3.49%) Technical Design Authority
10 3 (3.49%) Android Developer
11 2 (2.33%) C# Software Developer
11 2 (2.33%) Front-End Developer
11 2 (2.33%) Front-End Web Developer
11 2 (2.33%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (46.51%) HTML
2 31 (36.05%) .NET
3 26 (30.23%) CSS
3 26 (30.23%) jQuery
4 24 (27.91%) JSON
5 22 (25.58%) XML
6 20 (23.26%) HTML5
7 15 (17.44%) CSS3
7 15 (17.44%) Web Services
7 15 (17.44%) Cocoa
8 14 (16.28%) Ajax
8 14 (16.28%) iOS SDK
9 13 (15.12%) SOAP
10 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET
10 12 (13.95%) .NET Framework
10 12 (13.95%) REST
11 9 (10.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 8 (9.30%) NHibernate
13 7 (8.14%) Sencha Touch
14 6 (6.98%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 33 (38.37%) Mobile App
2 22 (25.58%) iPhone
2 22 (25.58%) iPad
3 7 (8.14%) Blackberry
4 5 (5.81%) Animation
5 4 (4.65%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.16%) Social Network
6 1 (1.16%) Mashup
6 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.16%) Telematics
6 1 (1.16%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.16%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 82 (95.35%) Apple iOS
2 49 (56.98%) Android
3 14 (16.28%) Windows
4 6 (6.98%) Windows 8
5 4 (4.65%) webOS
5 4 (4.65%) Linux
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.16%) Debian
6 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (39.53%) Android Development
2 21 (24.42%) Mobile Application Development
3 12 (13.95%) MVC
4 11 (12.79%) OO
5 9 (10.47%) Software Engineering
5 9 (10.47%) Unit Testing
6 8 (9.30%) Web Development
6 8 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (6.98%) TDD
8 4 (4.65%) OOP
8 4 (4.65%) SOA
8 4 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (4.65%) Multithreading
8 4 (4.65%) Time Management
8 4 (4.65%) Scrum
9 3 (3.49%) Content Management
9 3 (3.49%) WFM
9 3 (3.49%) Benchmarking
9 3 (3.49%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (3.49%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (39.53%) JavaScript
1 34 (39.53%) Objective-C
2 24 (27.91%) C#
3 15 (17.44%) SQL
4 6 (6.98%) Java
5 4 (4.65%) VB.NET
5 4 (4.65%) PHP
6 3 (3.49%) C
7 2 (2.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.16%) PHP5
8 1 (1.16%) C++
8 1 (1.16%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.16%) ActionScript 3.0
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (10.47%) Apple
2 8 (9.30%) Xamarin
3 7 (8.14%) Sencha
4 4 (4.65%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.33%) Facebook
6 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle
6 1 (1.16%) Twitter
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