The table below looks at the statistics for iOS SDK 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 SDK over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple iOS SDK
England / South West
Rank - 137 140
Contract jobs citing iOS SDK 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.17% 0.065%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.59% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £344 £338
% change year-on-year
-5.45% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
650 845 769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.61% 28.37% 25.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 629 521
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 28 17
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £31.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

iOS SDK
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing iOS SDK as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

iOS SDK Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

iOS SDK
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 SDK across the South West region.

iOS SDK Daily Rate Trend in the South West

iOS SDK
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing iOS SDK 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 SDK.

1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

iOS SDK
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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 2 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C