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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iOS Development over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
iOS Software Development
England / South West
Rank 137 135 135
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 4 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.33% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.41% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 7
Median daily rate £331 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £310 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £373 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £41.38 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £41.38 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-6.94% +48.88%

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
2202 2460 2515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 82.44% 81.51% 78.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1455 1679 1650
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 122 88
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.80 £14.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

iOS Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing iOS Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Development within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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 0 2 £338 -8.47% 2
Dorset - 2 £306 - 1
iOS Development
England

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing iOS Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for iOS Development.

1 18 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) Objective-C
3 10 (55.56%) Apple Swift
4 9 (50.00%) TDD
5 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
5 8 (44.44%) Unit Testing
6 7 (38.89%) Android
6 7 (38.89%) Android Development
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (27.78%) Scrum
8 5 (27.78%) CSS
8 5 (27.78%) OOP
8 5 (27.78%) HTML
8 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
8 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (27.78%) RESTful
8 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
9 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
9 4 (22.22%) User Experience
9 4 (22.22%) React
9 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
9 4 (22.22%) BDD
9 4 (22.22%) Node.js
9 4 (22.22%) iOS SDK
9 4 (22.22%) Progressive Enhancement
9 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (22.22%) Web Services
9 4 (22.22%) Cocoa
10 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering

iOS Development
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.56%) TestFlight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (5.56%) CouchDB
1 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
2 1 (5.56%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (66.67%) iOS Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (22.22%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Senior UI Developer
4 4 (22.22%) UI Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior iOS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Graduate
6 1 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior iOS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
1 5 (27.78%) CSS
1 5 (27.78%) HTML
1 5 (27.78%) RESTful
2 4 (22.22%) Cocoa
2 4 (22.22%) iOS SDK
2 4 (22.22%) Node.js
2 4 (22.22%) React
2 4 (22.22%) Web Services
3 3 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (11.11%) Core Animation
4 2 (11.11%) Core Data
4 2 (11.11%) JSON
4 2 (11.11%) REST
4 2 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (5.56%) .NET
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
1 4 (22.22%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Animation
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (38.89%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) TDD
3 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 8 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 7 (38.89%) Android Development
5 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (27.78%) OOP
5 5 (27.78%) Scrum
6 4 (22.22%) BDD
6 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
6 4 (22.22%) Progressive Enhancement
7 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 2 (11.11%) Memory Management
8 2 (11.11%) Mobile Development
8 2 (11.11%) OO
8 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
9 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
9 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
9 1 (5.56%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Apple Swift
1 10 (55.56%) Objective-C
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) Ruby
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Apple