The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had iOS Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iOS Developer
Rank 138 140 140
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 5 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.38% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.39% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 3
Median daily rate £351 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £384 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.51 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
+108.62% -
iOS Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2652 3045 3146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.05% 95.75% 96.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1744 2062 2016
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 150 231
Median hourly rate £20.13 £20.63 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.42% -1.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.91 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.75 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

iOS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South West region that featured iOS Developer in the job title.

iOS Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

iOS Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing iOS Developer across the South West region.

iOS Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

iOS Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing iOS Developer across the South West region.

iOS Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

iOS Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 11 December 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
Bristol +5 3 £300 -21.05% 2
Dorset - 1 £351 - 2
iOS Developer
England

iOS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, iOS Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region featuring iOS Developer in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 25 (96.15%) iOS Development
3 22 (84.62%) Objective-C
4 21 (80.77%) Apple Swift
5 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (42.31%) TDD
6 11 (42.31%) Scrum
7 10 (38.46%) E-Commerce
7 10 (38.46%) Unit Testing
8 9 (34.62%) Progressive Enhancement
9 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (30.77%) Mobile App
9 8 (30.77%) Cocoa
10 7 (26.92%) Web Services
10 7 (26.92%) Cocoa Touch
11 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
11 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
12 5 (19.23%) RESTful
12 5 (19.23%) CouchDB
12 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (19.23%) SQL
12 5 (19.23%) MySQL
12 5 (19.23%) SOAP
12 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
12 5 (19.23%) MongoDB
12 5 (19.23%) Azure SQL Database
12 5 (19.23%) SQLite
12 5 (19.23%) REST
12 5 (19.23%) TestFlight
13 4 (15.38%) User Experience

iOS Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (19.23%) TestFlight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Azure SQL Database
1 5 (19.23%) CouchDB
1 5 (19.23%) MongoDB
1 5 (19.23%) MySQL
1 5 (19.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) Xcode
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Cocoa
2 7 (26.92%) Cocoa Touch
2 7 (26.92%) Web Services
3 5 (19.23%) REST
3 5 (19.23%) RESTful
3 5 (19.23%) SOAP
4 4 (15.38%) iOS SDK
5 3 (11.54%) Core Data
6 2 (7.69%) Core Animation
6 2 (7.69%) JSON
6 2 (7.69%) XML
7 1 (3.85%) Android SDK
7 1 (3.85%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Mobile App
2 4 (15.38%) User Experience
3 3 (11.54%) iPhone
4 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.69%) Animation
5 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.85%) iPad
5 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (11.54%) Android
3 2 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) iOS Development
2 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) Scrum
3 11 (42.31%) TDD
4 10 (38.46%) E-Commerce
4 10 (38.46%) Unit Testing
5 9 (34.62%) Progressive Enhancement
6 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
8 4 (15.38%) Integration Testing
8 4 (15.38%) SOLID
9 3 (11.54%) Mobile Development
9 3 (11.54%) OO
10 2 (7.69%) Android Development
10 2 (7.69%) Memory Management
10 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (3.85%) BDD
11 1 (3.85%) OOD
11 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) Objective-C
2 21 (80.77%) Apple Swift
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
4 2 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Apple