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 5 December 2016 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iOS Software Development
Rank 126 131 132
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 11 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% 0.48% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.59% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 6
Median daily rate £375 £325 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -17.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £384 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.28% +9.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £44.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.51 £17.50 £27.79
% change year-on-year
+108.62% -37.02%
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
2160 2539 2557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.66% 80.50% 76.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1460 1772 1735
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 £275 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 108 124
Median hourly rate £38.00 £41.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +24.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £20.63 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.80 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

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 5 December 2016.

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 5 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 10 £438 +15.13% 3
Dorset - 1 £351 - 3
iOS Development
England

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 31 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 22 (70.97%) Objective-C
3 21 (67.74%) Apple Swift
4 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (48.39%) TDD
6 14 (45.16%) E-Commerce
6 14 (45.16%) Unit Testing
7 11 (35.48%) Scrum
8 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (29.03%) Progressive Enhancement
10 8 (25.81%) Mobile App
10 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
10 8 (25.81%) Cocoa
11 7 (22.58%) Web Services
11 7 (22.58%) Android
11 7 (22.58%) Android Development
11 7 (22.58%) Cocoa Touch
12 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
12 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
12 6 (19.35%) SQL
13 5 (16.13%) MySQL
13 5 (16.13%) HTML
13 5 (16.13%) CSS
13 5 (16.13%) SOAP
13 5 (16.13%) OOP
13 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
13 5 (16.13%) RESTful
13 5 (16.13%) BDD
13 5 (16.13%) MongoDB

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 (3.23%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (16.13%) TestFlight
3 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Azure SQL Database
1 5 (16.13%) CouchDB
1 5 (16.13%) MongoDB
1 5 (16.13%) MySQL
1 5 (16.13%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.68%) Xcode
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.23%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 25 (80.65%) iOS Developer
3 13 (41.94%) Senior Developer
4 9 (29.03%) Senior iOS Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (12.90%) Objective-C Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior UI Developer
5 4 (12.90%) UI Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Android Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Angular Developer
6 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.23%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (3.23%) iOS Android Developer
6 1 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Junior
6 1 (3.23%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Junior iOS Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) Cocoa
2 7 (22.58%) Cocoa Touch
2 7 (22.58%) Web Services
3 5 (16.13%) AngularJS
3 5 (16.13%) CSS
3 5 (16.13%) HTML
3 5 (16.13%) REST
3 5 (16.13%) RESTful
3 5 (16.13%) SOAP
4 4 (12.90%) iOS SDK
4 4 (12.90%) Node.js
4 4 (12.90%) React
5 3 (9.68%) Core Data
6 2 (6.45%) .NET
6 2 (6.45%) Core Animation
6 2 (6.45%) JSON
6 2 (6.45%) XML
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.90%) iPhone
3 3 (9.68%) User Experience
4 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.45%) Animation
5 1 (3.23%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.23%) iPad
5 1 (3.23%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (22.58%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) TDD
3 14 (45.16%) E-Commerce
3 14 (45.16%) Unit Testing
4 11 (35.48%) Scrum
5 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (29.03%) Progressive Enhancement
6 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
7 7 (22.58%) Android Development
8 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
9 5 (16.13%) BDD
9 5 (16.13%) OOP
10 4 (12.90%) Front End Development
10 4 (12.90%) Integration Testing
10 4 (12.90%) Mobile Development
10 4 (12.90%) SOLID
11 3 (9.68%) OO
12 2 (6.45%) Memory Management
12 2 (6.45%) OOD
12 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) Objective-C
2 21 (67.74%) Apple Swift
3 6 (19.35%) SQL
4 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.45%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) C++
6 1 (3.23%) Java
6 1 (3.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Apple