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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iOS Development over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iOS Software Development
Rank 186 213 203
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -10
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 72 38 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.72% 0.39% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.55% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 23 13
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£335 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £192 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £445 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.30 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+33.23% -
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
7567 6971 5994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.19% 71.91% 71.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4248 3873 3105
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 272 278 268
Average hourly rate £32.50 £27.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% -8.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £12.52 £12.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 20 April 2015.

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 20 April 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +21 23 £353 +23.68% 3
Buckinghamshire +11 18 £394 +35.77%
Surrey +6 8 £400 -5.88% 7
Berkshire -7 8 £325 - 1
Oxfordshire -12 4 £263 -41.66% 6
Kent - 4 - - 2
East Sussex - - - -
iOS Development
England

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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.

1 129 (99.23%) Apple iOS
2 73 (56.15%) Objective-C
3 66 (50.77%) iPhone
4 59 (45.38%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (41.54%) iPad
6 53 (40.77%) Mobile App
7 42 (32.31%) iOS SDK
8 37 (28.46%) Android
8 37 (28.46%) Scrum
8 37 (28.46%) HTML
9 35 (26.92%) Apple
9 35 (26.92%) Xcode
10 34 (26.15%) Android Development
11 32 (24.62%) HTML5
12 31 (23.85%) Cocoa
13 30 (23.08%) JavaScript
13 30 (23.08%) Web Services
13 30 (23.08%) Cocoa Touch
14 29 (22.31%) Git (software)
15 27 (20.77%) RESTful
16 24 (18.46%) Mobile Development
17 23 (17.69%) Banking
18 22 (16.92%) TDD
19 21 (16.15%) MVC
19 21 (16.15%) Finance
20 20 (15.38%) .NET
20 20 (15.38%) User Experience
21 17 (13.08%) C#
22 16 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
23 15 (11.54%) Node.js

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

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 15 (11.54%) Node.js
2 2 (1.54%) CMS
3 1 (0.77%) IIS
3 1 (0.77%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.77%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.77%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.69%) HTTP
2 5 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (0.77%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.77%) PPTP
3 1 (0.77%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.54%) MySQL
2 1 (0.77%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (26.92%) Xcode
2 29 (22.31%) Git (software)
3 14 (10.77%) Subversion
4 8 (6.15%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 6 (4.62%) Appium
6 4 (3.08%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.31%) Artifactory
7 3 (2.31%) Robotium
7 3 (2.31%) Zephyr
7 3 (2.31%) Mockito
7 3 (2.31%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.31%) Ant
7 3 (2.31%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.31%) Selenium
7 3 (2.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.31%) Maven
8 2 (1.54%) JIRA
8 2 (1.54%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.54%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.77%) Android Studio
General
1 23 (17.69%) Banking
2 21 (16.15%) Finance
3 6 (4.62%) Games
4 3 (2.31%) Publishing
5 2 (1.54%) Retail
5 2 (1.54%) Avionics
5 2 (1.54%) Advertising
6 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 124 (95.38%) Developer
2 93 (71.54%) iOS Developer
3 22 (16.92%) Mobile Developer
4 13 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 11 (8.46%) Applications Developer
6 8 (6.15%) Android Developer
7 7 (5.38%) iPad Developer
8 4 (3.08%) .NET Developer
8 4 (3.08%) iPhone Developer
8 4 (3.08%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.08%) Senior iOS Developer
9 3 (2.31%) Lead Developer
9 3 (2.31%) Analyst
9 3 (2.31%) Test Analyst
10 2 (1.54%) C# Developer
10 2 (1.54%) Designer
10 2 (1.54%) UI Designer
10 2 (1.54%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (1.54%) Xamarin Developer
11 1 (0.77%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (32.31%) iOS SDK
2 37 (28.46%) HTML
3 32 (24.62%) HTML5
4 31 (23.85%) Cocoa
5 30 (23.08%) Web Services
5 30 (23.08%) Cocoa Touch
6 27 (20.77%) RESTful
7 20 (15.38%) .NET
8 14 (10.77%) JSON
9 13 (10.00%) SOAP
9 13 (10.00%) AngularJS
9 13 (10.00%) PhoneGap
10 10 (7.69%) CSS
11 8 (6.15%) REST
12 7 (5.38%) Core Animation
13 6 (4.62%) jQuery
13 6 (4.62%) XML
14 4 (3.08%) Apache Cordova
15 3 (2.31%) Android SDK
15 3 (2.31%) Android NDK
Miscellaneous
1 66 (50.77%) iPhone
2 54 (41.54%) iPad
3 53 (40.77%) Mobile App
4 20 (15.38%) User Experience
5 7 (5.38%) Client/Server
5 7 (5.38%) Animation
6 5 (3.85%) Data Structures
7 4 (3.08%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.31%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (2.31%) GIS
8 3 (2.31%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.54%) Online Banking
9 2 (1.54%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.54%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.54%) Open Source
9 2 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.77%) Kindle
10 1 (0.77%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.77%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 129 (99.23%) Apple iOS
2 37 (28.46%) Android
3 11 (8.46%) UNIX
3 11 (8.46%) Linux
4 7 (5.38%) Windows
5 3 (2.31%) Windows Phone
5 3 (2.31%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.77%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.77%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (45.38%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (28.46%) Scrum
3 34 (26.15%) Android Development
4 24 (18.46%) Mobile Development
5 22 (16.92%) TDD
6 21 (16.15%) MVC
7 16 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (10.77%) Multithreading
9 13 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 11 (8.46%) OO
11 7 (5.38%) Unit Testing
12 6 (4.62%) OOP
12 6 (4.62%) Mobile Application Development
13 5 (3.85%) Memory Management
13 5 (3.85%) Kanban
14 4 (3.08%) Automated Testing
14 4 (3.08%) Line Management
15 3 (2.31%) Mentoring
15 3 (2.31%) BDD
15 3 (2.31%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 73 (56.15%) Objective-C
2 30 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 17 (13.08%) C#
4 11 (8.46%) Java
5 10 (7.69%) C++
6 8 (6.15%) C
7 5 (3.85%) SQL
8 4 (3.08%) PHP
9 2 (1.54%) Ruby
10 1 (0.77%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (0.77%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (0.77%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 5 (3.85%) Degree
2 3 (2.31%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (0.77%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.77%) IAG
1 1 (0.77%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.77%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 35 (26.92%) Apple
2 10 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.62%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.54%) Google
4 2 (1.54%) Adobe
4 2 (1.54%) Facebook
4 2 (1.54%) Appcelerator
5 1 (0.77%) MobileIron
5 1 (0.77%) Lotus
5 1 (0.77%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.77%) ION Trading
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