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 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iOS Software Development
Rank 205 203 206
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 54 36 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.56% 0.43% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.60% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 22 24
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£355 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -53.84%
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
7059 6039 6501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.82% 71.37% 70.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4044 3345 3160
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.13% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 280 240 321
Average hourly rate £20.84 £32.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.89% +54.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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 30 October 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 30 October 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
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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 -5 25 £355 -5.33% 12
West Sussex +10 7 £450 - 1
Berkshire +2 7 £355 +1.42% 5
Surrey -4 4 £344 +14.58%
East Sussex -5 4 £325 - 3
Buckinghamshire -10 4 £363 +45.00% 3
Oxfordshire -21 3 £475 +111.11% 5
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
iOS Development
England

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 90 (97.83%) Apple iOS
2 53 (57.61%) Objective-C
3 45 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (40.22%) iPhone
5 33 (35.87%) Android
6 32 (34.78%) Cocoa
7 31 (33.70%) iPad
7 31 (33.70%) RESTful
8 28 (30.43%) SOAP
8 28 (30.43%) Cocoa Touch
9 27 (29.35%) Android Development
9 27 (29.35%) Git (software)
10 26 (28.26%) Web Services
11 25 (27.17%) Apple
11 25 (27.17%) Mobile App
12 24 (26.09%) HTTP
12 24 (26.09%) TDD
13 22 (23.91%) Subversion
13 22 (23.91%) JSON
14 21 (22.83%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (21.74%) Scrum
16 18 (19.57%) JavaScript
17 17 (18.48%) HTML
17 17 (18.48%) XML
17 17 (18.48%) Kanban
18 15 (16.30%) Client/Server
19 14 (15.22%) HTML5
20 13 (14.13%) OO
21 12 (13.04%) Data Structures
22 11 (11.96%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 3 (3.26%) CMS
2 2 (2.17%) IIS
2 2 (2.17%) WordPress
2 2 (2.17%) Joomla!
2 2 (2.17%) Lync
3 1 (1.09%) Node.js
3 1 (1.09%) Confluence
3 1 (1.09%) Drupal
3 1 (1.09%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.09%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (3.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) Blender
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) SaaS
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (26.09%) HTTP
2 3 (3.26%) Internet
3 1 (1.09%) NFC
3 1 (1.09%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.09%) RFID
3 1 (1.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.87%) MySQL
2 3 (3.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (29.35%) Git (software)
2 22 (23.91%) Subversion
3 7 (7.61%) Xcode
4 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.17%) JIRA
5 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (4.35%) Publishing
2 3 (3.26%) Retail
2 3 (3.26%) Finance
3 2 (2.17%) Games
4 1 (1.09%) Marketing
4 1 (1.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 90 (97.83%) Developer
2 58 (63.04%) iOS Developer
3 32 (34.78%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (6.52%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 6 (6.52%) Android Developer
5 5 (5.43%) Senior iOS Developer
5 5 (5.43%) Senior Developer
6 4 (4.35%) Applications Developer
6 4 (4.35%) .NET Developer
7 3 (3.26%) C# Developer
8 2 (2.17%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.17%) UI Developer
8 2 (2.17%) PHP Developer
8 2 (2.17%) UI Programmer
8 2 (2.17%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (1.09%) PHP Magento Developer
9 1 (1.09%) Magento Developer
9 1 (1.09%) Xamarin Developer
9 1 (1.09%) Mobile Test Analyst
9 1 (1.09%) iPhone Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (34.78%) Cocoa
2 31 (33.70%) RESTful
3 28 (30.43%) SOAP
3 28 (30.43%) Cocoa Touch
4 26 (28.26%) Web Services
5 22 (23.91%) JSON
6 17 (18.48%) HTML
6 17 (18.48%) XML
7 14 (15.22%) HTML5
8 11 (11.96%) CSS
9 10 (10.87%) iOS SDK
10 9 (9.78%) .NET
10 9 (9.78%) jQuery
11 7 (7.61%) PhoneGap
12 6 (6.52%) REST
12 6 (6.52%) CSS3
13 4 (4.35%) Core Animation
13 4 (4.35%) Ajax
14 3 (3.26%) .NET Framework
15 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 37 (40.22%) iPhone
2 31 (33.70%) iPad
3 25 (27.17%) Mobile App
4 15 (16.30%) Client/Server
5 12 (13.04%) Data Structures
6 8 (8.70%) User Experience
7 3 (3.26%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.26%) Animation
8 2 (2.17%) Blackberry
8 2 (2.17%) Graphic Design
8 2 (2.17%) Open Source
8 2 (2.17%) Video on Demand
8 2 (2.17%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.09%) Kinect
9 1 (1.09%) Kindle
9 1 (1.09%) Derivative
9 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 90 (97.83%) Apple iOS
2 33 (35.87%) Android
3 5 (5.43%) Windows
4 3 (3.26%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (3.26%) Linux
5 1 (1.09%) webOS
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.09%) UNIX
5 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.09%) SUSE
5 1 (1.09%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (29.35%) Android Development
3 24 (26.09%) TDD
4 21 (22.83%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (21.74%) Scrum
6 17 (18.48%) Kanban
7 13 (14.13%) OO
8 11 (11.96%) MVC
9 8 (8.70%) OOP
10 7 (7.61%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.43%) Mobile Application Development
12 4 (4.35%) Multithreading
12 4 (4.35%) Mentoring
13 3 (3.26%) Memory Management
13 3 (3.26%) Web Development
14 2 (2.17%) ITIL
14 2 (2.17%) Unit Testing
14 2 (2.17%) Problem Management
14 2 (2.17%) Resource Management
14 2 (2.17%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 53 (57.61%) Objective-C
2 18 (19.57%) JavaScript
3 9 (9.78%) C#
4 6 (6.52%) PHP
5 5 (5.43%) SQL
5 5 (5.43%) Java
6 4 (4.35%) C++
7 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.09%) PHP5
8 1 (1.09%) PHP4
8 1 (1.09%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.26%) Degree
1 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.17%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 25 (27.17%) Apple
2 4 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.35%) Facebook
3 2 (2.17%) Sencha
3 2 (2.17%) MobileIron
4 1 (1.09%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.09%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.09%) Syclo
4 1 (1.09%) Google
4 1 (1.09%) Zend
4 1 (1.09%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.09%) SAP
4 1 (1.09%) Adobe
4 1 (1.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.09%) Perforce
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