The table below looks at the statistics for iOS Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iOS Development over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iOS Software Development
Rank 91 123 101
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -22
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 53 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.72% 0.28% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 0.37% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 2 8
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£413 £331 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.52% -5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £316 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £346 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £33.55 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+10.28% +48.05%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2330 2162 1452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.60% 75.36% 70.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1557 1439 915
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 112 64
Average hourly rate £38.00 £33.84 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.29% +31.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.87 £16.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

iOS Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iOS Development across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

iOS Development Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

iOS Development
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 Development across the South West region.

iOS Development Daily Rate Trend in the South West

iOS Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iOS Development across the South West region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

iOS Development Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

iOS Development
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 Development across the South West region.

iOS Development Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

iOS Development
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 7 July 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
Bristol - 40 £413 - 10
Somerset +8 2 - -
Dorset - 2 £315 - 3
Wiltshire +5 1 - - 5
Devon -4 1 - -
Cornwall - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - - 2
iOS Development
England

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 68 (98.55%) Apple iOS
2 43 (62.32%) Objective-C
3 35 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (39.13%) Apple Swift
5 23 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 23 (33.33%) Android
6 22 (31.88%) E-Commerce
7 20 (28.99%) Android Development
8 19 (27.54%) Cocoa
9 18 (26.09%) TDD
10 17 (24.64%) REST
11 16 (23.19%) Cocoa Touch
11 16 (23.19%) Web Services
12 15 (21.74%) Git (software)
13 13 (18.84%) User Experience
14 12 (17.39%) API Integration
14 12 (17.39%) iPhone
14 12 (17.39%) Software Engineering
15 10 (14.49%) Windows
15 10 (14.49%) Marketing
16 9 (13.04%) iOS SDK
16 9 (13.04%) C
16 9 (13.04%) .NET
17 8 (11.59%) JavaScript
17 8 (11.59%) Salesforce.com
17 8 (11.59%) iPad
17 8 (11.59%) Mobile Development
18 7 (10.14%) QA
18 7 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
18 7 (10.14%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (1.45%) CMS
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.45%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.45%) SaaS
3 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) SQLite
2 5 (7.25%) MySQL
3 1 (1.45%) CouchDB
3 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.45%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 15 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.80%) Xcode
3 2 (2.90%) Subversion
3 2 (2.90%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (2.90%) Grunt
3 2 (2.90%) gulp
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (14.49%) Marketing
2 7 (10.14%) Retail
3 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.25%) Finance
4 5 (7.25%) Manufacturing
4 5 (7.25%) Electronics
5 1 (1.45%) Games
5 1 (1.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 55 (79.71%) Developer
2 43 (62.32%) iOS Developer
3 11 (15.94%) Software Engineer
4 8 (11.59%) Senior Developer
4 8 (11.59%) Senior iOS Developer
5 7 (10.14%) Mobile Developer
5 7 (10.14%) Android Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Applications Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Architect
8 2 (2.90%) Lead Developer
8 2 (2.90%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (1.45%) GUI Developer
9 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com Developer
9 1 (1.45%) Applications Engineer
9 1 (1.45%) Programmer
9 1 (1.45%) C++ Developer
9 1 (1.45%) C++ Software Developer
9 1 (1.45%) C++ Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.54%) Cocoa
2 17 (24.64%) REST
3 16 (23.19%) Cocoa Touch
3 16 (23.19%) Web Services
4 9 (13.04%) .NET
4 9 (13.04%) iOS SDK
5 7 (10.14%) HTML
5 7 (10.14%) CSS
6 5 (7.25%) JSON
6 5 (7.25%) jQuery
7 2 (2.90%) RESTful
7 2 (2.90%) HTML5
7 2 (2.90%) Sass
7 2 (2.90%) UIKit
7 2 (2.90%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.90%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (1.45%) Visualforce
8 1 (1.45%) Ajax
8 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.45%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 23 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 13 (18.84%) User Experience
3 12 (17.39%) iPhone
4 8 (11.59%) iPad
5 6 (8.70%) Mobile Payment
6 5 (7.25%) DTV
7 3 (4.35%) FMCG
8 2 (2.90%) Handset
9 1 (1.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.45%) Social Network
9 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.45%) Social Media
9 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 68 (98.55%) Apple iOS
2 23 (33.33%) Android
3 10 (14.49%) Windows
4 6 (8.70%) Windows Phone
5 3 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (2.90%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (31.88%) E-Commerce
3 20 (28.99%) Android Development
4 18 (26.09%) TDD
5 12 (17.39%) Software Engineering
5 12 (17.39%) API Integration
6 8 (11.59%) Mobile Development
7 7 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (8.70%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (8.70%) CRM
9 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.25%) B2B
9 5 (7.25%) Scrum
9 5 (7.25%) Programme Management
9 5 (7.25%) User Stories
9 5 (7.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (5.80%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.35%) OOD
11 3 (4.35%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (62.32%) Objective-C
2 27 (39.13%) Apple Swift
3 9 (13.04%) C
4 8 (11.59%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.70%) C#
5 6 (8.70%) C++
6 5 (7.25%) PHP
7 3 (4.35%) Java
8 1 (1.45%) SQL
8 1 (1.45%) Python
8 1 (1.45%) Ruby
8 1 (1.45%) Apex Code
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (11.59%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (7.25%) SAP
3 4 (5.80%) Apple
4 2 (2.90%) Appcelerator
4 2 (2.90%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.45%) Netbiscuits
5 1 (1.45%) Kony
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle
5 1 (1.45%) Siebel
5 1 (1.45%) Volantis
5 1 (1.45%) Eloqua
South West
People Source Consulting
Rate: £425 - £430 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol
Arrows Group
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Rate: £350 - 450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
South West
KnownFour
Rate: £0 - £425 per day
Posted: 18 days ago