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 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iOS Software Development
Rank 341 325 306
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -19
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 303 373 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.61% 0.68% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.83% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 265 264
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £37.02 £17.50 £40.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.54% -56.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.20 £17.50 £30.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.40 £38.70 £50.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.51 £17.50 £27.79
% change year-on-year
+108.62% -37.02%

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
41059 44815 43569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.50% 81.16% 77.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 27372 29040 28392
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1078 1342 1199
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 8 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iOS Development within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

iOS Development Hourly Rate Histogram 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 8 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
England -17 280 £400 -3.32% 150
London -31 171 £429 +0.88% 60
East of England +28 27 £400 +45.45% 8
South East +8 27 £375 -11.76% 18
City of London -10 24 £475 +18.75% 13
Scotland +9 15 £375 +7.14% 3
Essex - 14 £350 - 3
Yorkshire +17 13 £390 -4.87% 3
East Midlands 0 13 £375 -11.76% 10
Edinburgh +24 12 £375 +3.44% 1
West Yorkshire +23 12 £390 -4.87% 3
Leeds +14 10 £390 -4.87% 3
North West -26 10 £375 - 22
Bedfordshire - 10 £450 -
South West +10 9 £375 +15.38% 12
Bristol +7 8 £463 +21.71% 3
Leicestershire +5 8 £375 +31.57% 2
Manchester -13 8 £400 +10.34% 13
Hampshire +28 7 - - 6
Bedford - 7 £450 -
Buckinghamshire +17 6 £350 -17.64% 1
West Sussex -4 6 £115 -78.09%
Wales -5 5 £375 +16.27% 2
West Midlands -8 5 £350 +11.11% 16
Berkshire +7 4 £375 -6.25% 1
South Wales +4 4 £375 +16.27% 2
Fareham - 4 - -
Crawley +2 3 - -
Nottingham +2 3 £450 +5.88% 8
Reading 0 3 - -

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 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 with a requirement for iOS Development.

1 678 (96.44%) Apple iOS
2 412 (58.61%) Objective-C
3 369 (52.49%) Apple Swift
4 363 (51.64%) Agile Software Development
5 308 (43.81%) Android
6 271 (38.55%) Android Development
7 237 (33.71%) TDD
8 195 (27.74%) Mobile Development
9 181 (25.75%) Mobile App
10 158 (22.48%) Cocoa
11 156 (22.19%) Scrum
12 153 (21.76%) JavaScript
13 150 (21.34%) Git (software)
14 144 (20.48%) Xcode
15 131 (18.63%) HTML
16 122 (17.35%) RESTful
17 118 (16.79%) Unit Testing
18 114 (16.22%) BDD
18 114 (16.22%) User Experience
18 114 (16.22%) CSS
19 111 (15.79%) REST
20 110 (15.65%) Continuous Integration
21 109 (15.50%) Java
22 107 (15.22%) iPhone
23 98 (13.94%) iOS SDK
24 97 (13.80%) Web Services
25 96 (13.66%) JSON
26 91 (12.94%) E-Commerce
26 91 (12.94%) Apple
27 82 (11.66%) C#

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 8 (1.14%) SharePoint
2 6 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (0.85%) Apache
3 5 (0.71%) CMS
4 3 (0.43%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.28%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (0.28%) Confluence
5 2 (0.28%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.14%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.14%) Drupal
6 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.14%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (0.14%) IIS
6 1 (0.14%) Mule
6 1 (0.14%) nginx
6 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.14%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (1.42%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.57%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (1.56%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 54 (7.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (3.70%) Google Play
4 25 (3.56%) TestFlight
5 16 (2.28%) GitHub
5 16 (2.28%) iTunes
6 6 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.57%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.43%) Firebase
8 3 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.28%) Heroku
9 2 (0.28%) Office 365
9 2 (0.28%) Slack
9 2 (0.28%) Yammer
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.14%) Bluemix
10 1 (0.14%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.14%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.42%) HTTP
1 17 (2.42%) Internet
2 15 (2.13%) Network Security
3 8 (1.14%) Skype
4 5 (0.71%) iBeacon
5 4 (0.57%) Bluetooth
5 4 (0.57%) NFC
6 2 (0.28%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.14%) SMTP
7 1 (0.14%) SSL
7 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (5.26%) MySQL
2 34 (4.84%) MongoDB
3 29 (4.13%) SQLite
4 27 (3.84%) CouchDB
5 24 (3.41%) SQL Server
6 23 (3.27%) Azure SQL Database
7 17 (2.42%) Relational Database
8 13 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (1.71%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.14%) Mixpanel
11 6 (0.85%) Hadoop
12 5 (0.71%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.43%) Couchbase
13 3 (0.43%) GIS
13 3 (0.43%) Neo4j
14 2 (0.28%) DB2
15 1 (0.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 1 (0.14%) Big Data
15 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 150 (21.34%) Git (software)
2 144 (20.48%) Xcode
3 61 (8.68%) Jenkins
4 42 (5.97%) Subversion
5 29 (4.13%) Android Studio
6 27 (3.84%) JIRA
7 25 (3.56%) CocoaPods
8 21 (2.99%) Gradle
9 18 (2.56%) Calabash
10 16 (2.28%) JUnit
11 14 (1.99%) git-flow
12 12 (1.71%) Hudson
13 10 (1.42%) Appium
13 10 (1.42%) Travis CI
14 9 (1.28%) Maven
15 8 (1.14%) Cucumber
15 8 (1.14%) Mercurial
16 6 (0.85%) CircleCI
17 5 (0.71%) Bitbucket
17 5 (0.71%) Robotium
General
1 41 (5.83%) Finance
2 40 (5.69%) Retail
3 38 (5.41%) Games
4 27 (3.84%) Banking
5 25 (3.56%) Marketing
6 16 (2.28%) Publishing
7 7 (1.00%) Advertising
7 7 (1.00%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.71%) Automotive
9 3 (0.43%) Front Office
10 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.28%) Private Banking
10 2 (0.28%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.14%) German Language
11 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.14%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.14%) Russian Language
11 1 (0.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 649 (92.32%) Developer
2 508 (72.26%) iOS Developer
3 122 (17.35%) Senior Developer
4 99 (14.08%) Senior iOS Developer
5 90 (12.80%) Android Developer
6 78 (11.10%) Mobile Developer
7 64 (9.10%) iOS Android Developer
8 49 (6.97%) Objective-C Developer
9 35 (4.98%) Applications Developer
10 34 (4.84%) Java Developer
11 27 (3.84%) Xamarin Developer
12 24 (3.41%) Lead Developer
13 21 (2.99%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 19 (2.70%) Lead iOS Developer
14 19 (2.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
15 16 (2.28%) Java Android Developer
16 15 (2.13%) .NET Developer
17 13 (1.85%) HTML Developer
17 13 (1.85%) JavaScript Developer
17 13 (1.85%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (22.48%) Cocoa
2 131 (18.63%) HTML
3 122 (17.35%) RESTful
4 114 (16.22%) CSS
5 111 (15.79%) REST
6 98 (13.94%) iOS SDK
7 97 (13.80%) Web Services
8 96 (13.66%) JSON
9 76 (10.81%) Core Data
10 73 (10.38%) Cocoa Touch
11 72 (10.24%) XML
12 66 (9.39%) .NET
13 63 (8.96%) HTML5
14 49 (6.97%) AngularJS
15 48 (6.83%) Node.js
16 46 (6.54%) Core Animation
16 46 (6.54%) CSS3
17 41 (5.83%) Android SDK
18 36 (5.12%) SOAP
19 26 (3.70%) React
Miscellaneous
1 181 (25.75%) Mobile App
2 114 (16.22%) User Experience
3 107 (15.22%) iPhone
4 77 (10.95%) iPad
5 55 (7.82%) Computer Science
6 36 (5.12%) Animation
7 26 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
8 21 (2.99%) Digital Media
9 20 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (2.42%) Augmented Reality
10 17 (2.42%) Fintech
11 15 (2.13%) Algorithms
12 14 (1.99%) Apple TV
13 12 (1.71%) Smartphone
14 11 (1.56%) Mobile Banking
15 10 (1.42%) Video on Demand
16 9 (1.28%) Mathematics
17 7 (1.00%) NHS
17 7 (1.00%) Online Games
18 6 (0.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 678 (96.44%) Apple iOS
2 308 (43.81%) Android
3 38 (5.41%) Windows
4 23 (3.27%) Linux
5 13 (1.85%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.85%) Mac OS
6 6 (0.85%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.28%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.14%) CentOS
9 1 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.14%) Unix
9 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.14%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 363 (51.64%) Agile Software Development
2 271 (38.55%) Android Development
3 237 (33.71%) TDD
4 195 (27.74%) Mobile Development
5 156 (22.19%) Scrum
6 118 (16.79%) Unit Testing
7 114 (16.22%) BDD
8 110 (15.65%) Continuous Integration
9 91 (12.94%) E-Commerce
10 77 (10.95%) Software Engineering
11 73 (10.38%) OO
12 52 (7.40%) Pair Programming
13 43 (6.12%) OOP
14 42 (5.97%) Automated Testing
15 33 (4.69%) Mobile Application Development
16 31 (4.41%) Project Management
16 31 (4.41%) Web Development
17 29 (4.13%) MVC
18 28 (3.98%) Open Source
18 28 (3.98%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 412 (58.61%) Objective-C
2 369 (52.49%) Apple Swift
3 153 (21.76%) JavaScript
4 109 (15.50%) Java
5 82 (11.66%) C#
6 62 (8.82%) C++
7 54 (7.68%) SQL
8 30 (4.27%) PHP
9 28 (3.98%) C
10 27 (3.84%) Ruby
11 22 (3.13%) Python
12 8 (1.14%) T-SQL
13 5 (0.71%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.57%) ECMAScript
15 3 (0.43%) ActionScript
15 3 (0.43%) ES6
16 2 (0.28%) Go
16 2 (0.28%) PHP 5
16 2 (0.28%) RubyMotion
16 2 (0.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 53 (7.54%) Degree
2 4 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (0.28%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.14%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (1.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.57%) yum
3 3 (0.43%) Puppet
4 2 (0.28%) Ansible
4 2 (0.28%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (0.28%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.14%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 91 (12.94%) Apple
2 44 (6.26%) Xamarin
3 34 (4.84%) Google
4 23 (3.27%) Oracle
5 17 (2.42%) Adobe
6 16 (2.28%) Microsoft
7 9 (1.28%) Facebook
8 6 (0.85%) Coremetrics
8 6 (0.85%) Twitter
9 5 (0.71%) Optimizely
9 5 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.43%) Cognizant
10 3 (0.43%) Kony
10 3 (0.43%) PayPal
10 3 (0.43%) WorldPay
11 2 (0.28%) Cisco
11 2 (0.28%) ComArch
11 2 (0.28%) IBM
11 2 (0.28%) OpenText
11 2 (0.28%) SAP
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