The table below looks at the statistics for iOS Development skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iOS Development over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iOS Software Development
Rank 362 266 319
Rank change year-on-year
-96 +53
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 318 455 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.84% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.06% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 296 245
Median daily rate £413 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £43.30 £55.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.30 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44047 42983 40920
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.94% 79.21% 77.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 29198 27209 25852
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1023 1223 1213
Median hourly rate £28.50 £29.00 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +2.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.71 £48.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

iOS Development
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

iOS Development
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing iOS Development within the UK.

iOS Development Daily Rate Trend in the UK

iOS Development
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iOS Development within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

iOS Development Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

iOS Development
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing iOS Development within the UK.

iOS Development Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

iOS Development
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 26 May 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
England -95 298 £425 +3.03% 159
London -64 181 £450 - 84
South East -29 40 £425 +25.00% 22
Yorkshire +36 31 £413 +17.02% 12
West Yorkshire +23 28 £413 +17.02% 8
Leeds +23 26 £413 +17.02% 5
City of London +6 22 £450 - 23
North West -52 16 £375 +7.14% 12
Scotland -5 14 £270 -34.54% 6
West Sussex -25 11 £450 +32.35% 1
Manchester -23 10 £363 +3.57% 7
East of England +13 9 £375 -11.76% 5
South West -37 9 £419 +1.51% 9
Buckinghamshire +5 8 £350 -6.66% 2
Glasgow - 8 £270 - 2
East Midlands +5 7 £310 -20.00% 6
Crawley -7 7 £450 +32.35%
Bristol -25 6 £419 +1.51% 4
Cambridgeshire +11 5 £375 - 2
Tunbridge Wells -2 5 - -
Berkshire -9 5 £400 +28.00% 1
Kent -17 5 - - 3
Cambridge +4 4 £388 +3.33% 2
Milton Keynes -4 4 £310 - 2
Reading -5 4 £356 +9.61%
Edinburgh -11 4 £400 -3.03% 4
West Midlands -13 4 £344 -0.36% 7
Hove - 4 £325 -
Salford - 4 £375 -
East Sussex - 4 £325 - 4

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 with a requirement for iOS Development.

1 600 (98.85%) Apple iOS
2 346 (57.00%) Objective-C
3 264 (43.49%) Apple Swift
4 252 (41.52%) Agile Software Development
5 196 (32.29%) Android
6 180 (29.65%) Mobile App
7 168 (27.68%) Android Development
8 164 (27.02%) Mobile Development
9 162 (26.69%) TDD
10 141 (23.23%) User Experience
11 135 (22.24%) Xcode
12 122 (20.10%) RESTful
13 118 (19.44%) Cocoa
14 112 (18.45%) iPhone
15 105 (17.30%) JavaScript
16 103 (16.97%) iPad
17 102 (16.80%) Scrum
18 88 (14.50%) Unit Testing
19 87 (14.33%) Apple
20 85 (14.00%) Java
21 82 (13.51%) BDD
22 77 (12.69%) OO
23 74 (12.19%) Web Services
24 72 (11.86%) JSON
25 66 (10.87%) iOS SDK
26 64 (10.54%) Git (software)
27 63 (10.38%) Continuous Integration
28 62 (10.21%) HTML
29 61 (10.05%) Software Engineering
30 59 (9.72%) REST

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills 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 19 (3.13%) CMS
2 12 (1.98%) Node.js
3 9 (1.48%) Mule
4 6 (0.99%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (0.82%) Apache
6 4 (0.66%) NetWeaver
6 4 (0.66%) nginx
6 4 (0.66%) SAP Portal
7 3 (0.49%) Joomla!
7 3 (0.49%) WordPress
8 2 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.33%) concrete5
8 2 (0.33%) Confluence
8 2 (0.33%) Drupal
8 2 (0.33%) ExpressionEngine
8 2 (0.33%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.33%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.33%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.16%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (1.65%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.32%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (0.99%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.33%) 3ds Max
4 2 (0.33%) Acrobat
4 2 (0.33%) GIMP
4 2 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.33%) KANA IQ
1 2 (0.33%) Magento
1 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.31%) GitHub
2 11 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.66%) Amazon Kinesis
4 4 (0.66%) Bluemix
5 3 (0.49%) Google Play
6 2 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.33%) iTunes
6 2 (0.33%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.16%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.16%) Heroku
7 1 (0.16%) IaaS
7 1 (0.16%) PaaS
7 1 (0.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.78%) HTTP
2 7 (1.15%) Network Security
3 5 (0.82%) Bluetooth
4 4 (0.66%) Internet
4 4 (0.66%) MQTT
5 3 (0.49%) Skype
5 3 (0.49%) SSL
6 2 (0.33%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.33%) Wireless
7 1 (0.16%) DNS
7 1 (0.16%) RIP
7 1 (0.16%) SSH
7 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (1.81%) MongoDB
2 9 (1.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.48%) SQLite
3 8 (1.32%) NoSQL
4 7 (1.15%) MySQL
5 5 (0.82%) Big Data
6 4 (0.66%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.49%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (0.49%) CouchDB
7 3 (0.49%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.33%) GIS
8 2 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.33%) SAP HANA
8 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.16%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.16%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 135 (22.24%) Xcode
2 64 (10.54%) Git (software)
3 30 (4.94%) Jenkins
4 19 (3.13%) Subversion
5 18 (2.97%) Gradle
6 15 (2.47%) Ant
7 13 (2.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 12 (1.98%) JIRA
9 11 (1.81%) Bitbucket
10 9 (1.48%) Android Studio
10 9 (1.48%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 9 (1.48%) CocoaPods
11 7 (1.15%) Grunt
12 6 (0.99%) Appium
12 6 (0.99%) Eclipse
13 5 (0.82%) Clang
13 5 (0.82%) Maven
14 4 (0.66%) gulp
14 4 (0.66%) Karma Test Runner
14 4 (0.66%) webpack
General
1 45 (7.41%) Finance
2 41 (6.75%) Banking
3 35 (5.77%) Retail
4 25 (4.12%) Games
5 20 (3.29%) Publishing
6 12 (1.98%) Retail Banking
7 9 (1.48%) Marketing
8 6 (0.99%) Advertising
8 6 (0.99%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.82%) Automotive
10 4 (0.66%) Electronics
11 3 (0.49%) Back Office
12 2 (0.33%) Billing
12 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 560 (92.26%) Developer
2 490 (80.72%) iOS Developer
3 82 (13.51%) Senior Developer
4 76 (12.52%) Senior iOS Developer
5 73 (12.03%) Mobile Developer
6 71 (11.70%) Objective-C Developer
7 69 (11.37%) Android Developer
8 67 (11.04%) Applications Developer
9 63 (10.38%) iOS Android Developer
10 34 (5.60%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 23 (3.79%) Java Developer
12 16 (2.64%) Agile Developer
13 11 (1.81%) Designer
13 11 (1.81%) JavaScript Developer
13 11 (1.81%) Lead Developer
14 10 (1.65%) Consultant
14 10 (1.65%) Java Android Developer
15 9 (1.48%) iOS Programmer
15 9 (1.48%) Programmer
15 9 (1.48%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (20.10%) RESTful
2 118 (19.44%) Cocoa
3 74 (12.19%) Web Services
4 72 (11.86%) JSON
5 66 (10.87%) iOS SDK
6 62 (10.21%) HTML
7 59 (9.72%) REST
8 57 (9.39%) Cocoa Touch
9 53 (8.73%) XML
10 46 (7.58%) HTML5
11 42 (6.92%) CSS
12 40 (6.59%) Core Animation
13 33 (5.44%) AngularJS
14 32 (5.27%) SOAP
15 29 (4.78%) jQuery
16 28 (4.61%) .NET
17 27 (4.45%) CSS3
18 26 (4.28%) UIKit
19 21 (3.46%) PhoneGap
20 17 (2.80%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 180 (29.65%) Mobile App
2 141 (23.23%) User Experience
3 112 (18.45%) iPhone
4 103 (16.97%) iPad
5 46 (7.58%) Computer Science
6 40 (6.59%) Animation
7 24 (3.95%) Data Structures
8 21 (3.46%) Mobile Banking
9 18 (2.97%) Algorithms
9 18 (2.97%) Smartphone
10 13 (2.14%) Cryptography
10 13 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (1.81%) Digital Media
12 10 (1.65%) Embedded Systems
12 10 (1.65%) Fintech
12 10 (1.65%) Social Media
12 10 (1.65%) Streaming Video
13 8 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (1.15%) Apple TV
15 6 (0.99%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 600 (98.85%) Apple iOS
2 196 (32.29%) Android
3 20 (3.29%) Linux
3 20 (3.29%) Windows
4 5 (0.82%) Windows Phone
4 5 (0.82%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.66%) Mac OS X
5 4 (0.66%) Unix
6 3 (0.49%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.33%) CentOS
7 2 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (41.52%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (27.68%) Android Development
3 164 (27.02%) Mobile Development
4 162 (26.69%) TDD
5 102 (16.80%) Scrum
6 88 (14.50%) Unit Testing
7 82 (13.51%) BDD
8 77 (12.69%) OO
9 63 (10.38%) Continuous Integration
10 61 (10.05%) Software Engineering
11 48 (7.91%) E-Commerce
12 44 (7.25%) Multithreading
13 38 (6.26%) OOD
14 32 (5.27%) Mobile Application Development
15 27 (4.45%) OOP
16 26 (4.28%) Automated Testing
17 24 (3.95%) Web Development
18 22 (3.62%) Memory Management
18 22 (3.62%) MVC
19 17 (2.80%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 346 (57.00%) Objective-C
2 264 (43.49%) Apple Swift
3 105 (17.30%) JavaScript
4 85 (14.00%) Java
5 38 (6.26%) C#
6 33 (5.44%) C++
7 26 (4.28%) C
8 21 (3.46%) PHP
9 17 (2.80%) SQL
10 12 (1.98%) Python
11 10 (1.65%) Ruby
12 5 (0.82%) Groovy
13 4 (0.66%) ABAP
13 4 (0.66%) ActionScript
13 4 (0.66%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.33%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.33%) VB
15 1 (0.16%) ActionScript 3.0
15 1 (0.16%) Clojure
15 1 (0.16%) F#
Qualifications
1 50 (8.24%) Degree
2 2 (0.33%) PMI Certification
2 2 (0.33%) PMP
3 1 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.16%) PhD
3 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.81%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.16%) Docker
1 1 (0.16%) Firmware
1 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (0.99%) AirWatch
2 3 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.33%) yum
4 1 (0.16%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 87 (14.33%) Apple
2 28 (4.61%) Xamarin
3 17 (2.80%) Google
4 9 (1.48%) Adobe
4 9 (1.48%) SAP
5 7 (1.15%) ION Trading
5 7 (1.15%) Kony
6 6 (0.99%) Facebook
7 4 (0.66%) Appcelerator
7 4 (0.66%) Microsoft
7 4 (0.66%) Twitter
8 3 (0.49%) Oracle
9 2 (0.33%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.33%) Zend
10 1 (0.16%) HP
10 1 (0.16%) OpenText
10 1 (0.16%) Optimizely
10 1 (0.16%) PayPal
10 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.16%) Sybase
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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Randstad Technologies
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Rate: £250 - £350 per day
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IT Executive Ltd
Rate: £120 - £160 per day
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Manchester
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Rate: £0.00 per annum
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Rate: £200 - £275 per day
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Bristol
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