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 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
iOS Software Development
UK
Rank 313 368 310
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -58
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 312 282 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.69% 0.55% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.67% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 190 244
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £311 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £38.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £41.38 -
% change year-on-year
-6.94% -

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
37677 42341 41624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.81% 82.72% 79.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 25060 27689 26256
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 £298 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 944 1155 1112
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 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
England +62 290 £400 - 140
London +16 152 £450 - 60
South East +17 34 £363 -6.45% 19
Yorkshire +41 29 £400 +1.58% 4
West Yorkshire +33 28 £400 +1.58% 2
Leeds +21 27 £400 +1.58% 1
North West +25 23 £400 +14.28% 19
East of England +7 23 £300 -14.28% 8
City of London +12 21 £481 +10.00% 14
Scotland +7 20 £350 -17.64% 7
Buckinghamshire +7 17 £350 +7.69%
Manchester +21 14 £425 +3.03% 11
Essex +5 14 £325 -20.00%
West Midlands +15 12 £350 +27.27% 15
Milton Keynes +9 11 £350 +7.69%
East Midlands +9 11 £325 +18.18% 7
Cheshire +23 7 £350 +1.44% 5
Hampshire +13 7 £435 +28.88% 3
Glasgow -6 7 £341 -9.00% 3
Canary Wharf - 7 £425 -
Edinburgh +12 6 £463 -5.12% 3
Leicestershire +7 6 £325 +18.18% 4
Portsmouth -2 6 £435 +16.00% 1
Solihull - 6 £350 - 4
Bedfordshire +5 5 £450 +38.46%
Warrington +28 4 £350 -
Berkshire +13 4 £350 +7.69% 3
Northampton -1 4 - - 2
Northamptonshire -2 4 - - 2
South West -6 4 £331 -1.85% 7

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 with a requirement for iOS Development.

1 617 (97.47%) Apple iOS
2 355 (56.08%) Apple Swift
3 353 (55.77%) Objective-C
4 308 (48.66%) Agile Software Development
5 291 (45.97%) Android
6 252 (39.81%) Android Development
7 196 (30.96%) Mobile App
8 179 (28.28%) TDD
9 140 (22.12%) JavaScript
10 139 (21.96%) Mobile Development
11 127 (20.06%) Scrum
12 121 (19.12%) Cocoa
13 119 (18.80%) RESTful
14 115 (18.17%) HTML
15 110 (17.38%) Git (software)
16 102 (16.11%) User Experience
17 97 (15.32%) Java
18 94 (14.85%) Continuous Integration
18 94 (14.85%) iPhone
19 92 (14.53%) CSS
20 89 (14.06%) Xcode
21 88 (13.90%) Web Services
22 85 (13.43%) REST
23 81 (12.80%) iOS SDK
24 78 (12.32%) Core Data
25 71 (11.22%) JSON
26 70 (11.06%) C#
27 69 (10.90%) OO
28 68 (10.74%) iPad
28 68 (10.74%) Software Engineering

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 10 (1.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 9 (1.42%) Confluence
3 8 (1.26%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.11%) IIS
5 4 (0.63%) Apache
5 4 (0.63%) JBoss
5 4 (0.63%) Mule
6 3 (0.47%) CMS
7 2 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.32%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.32%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.16%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.16%) Drupal
8 1 (0.16%) Facebook Platform
8 1 (0.16%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.16%) nginx
8 1 (0.16%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.16%) SAP Portal
8 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (1.90%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.32%) GitHub
2 20 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (2.21%) Google Play
4 14 (2.21%) TestFlight
5 11 (1.74%) iTunes
6 4 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.63%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.47%) Firebase
7 3 (0.47%) PaaS
8 2 (0.32%) Heroku
8 2 (0.32%) Office 365
8 2 (0.32%) Slack
8 2 (0.32%) Yammer
9 1 (0.16%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.16%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.90%) Network Security
2 10 (1.58%) Bluetooth
3 8 (1.26%) HTTP
3 8 (1.26%) Skype
4 7 (1.11%) Internet
5 5 (0.79%) iBeacon
5 5 (0.79%) VoIP
6 4 (0.63%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.47%) NFC
8 1 (0.16%) RFID
8 1 (0.16%) SMTP
8 1 (0.16%) SSL
8 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.16%) VPN
8 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.79%) MongoDB
3 22 (3.48%) MySQL
4 17 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (2.69%) Relational Database
5 16 (2.53%) SQLite
6 13 (2.05%) CouchDB
6 13 (2.05%) RDBMS
7 10 (1.58%) Azure SQL Database
8 8 (1.26%) NoSQL
9 6 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (0.95%) Mixpanel
10 5 (0.79%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (0.63%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (0.63%) Big Data
12 3 (0.47%) Couchbase
12 3 (0.47%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.32%) GIS
13 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 110 (17.38%) Git (software)
2 89 (14.06%) Xcode
3 60 (9.48%) Jenkins
4 36 (5.69%) JIRA
5 32 (5.06%) Subversion
6 29 (4.58%) Android Studio
7 26 (4.11%) CocoaPods
8 19 (3.00%) Gradle
9 13 (2.05%) Calabash
9 13 (2.05%) git-flow
10 10 (1.58%) JUnit
10 10 (1.58%) Travis CI
11 9 (1.42%) Maven
12 8 (1.26%) Bitbucket
12 8 (1.26%) Cucumber
13 7 (1.11%) Hudson
14 6 (0.95%) CircleCI
14 6 (0.95%) Mercurial
15 3 (0.47%) gulp
15 3 (0.47%) Jasmine
General
1 46 (7.27%) Finance
2 41 (6.48%) Retail
3 36 (5.69%) Banking
4 23 (3.63%) Games
5 22 (3.48%) Marketing
6 12 (1.90%) Publishing
7 10 (1.58%) Automotive
8 8 (1.26%) Advertising
9 5 (0.79%) Spanish Language
10 4 (0.63%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.63%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.47%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.16%) Front Office
13 1 (0.16%) German Language
13 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 590 (93.21%) Developer
2 468 (73.93%) iOS Developer
3 90 (14.22%) Senior Developer
4 83 (13.11%) Android Developer
5 71 (11.22%) Senior iOS Developer
6 69 (10.90%) Mobile Developer
7 63 (9.95%) iOS Android Developer
8 46 (7.27%) Applications Developer
9 32 (5.06%) Objective-C Developer
10 25 (3.95%) Java Developer
11 23 (3.63%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 23 (3.63%) Xamarin Developer
12 19 (3.00%) Software Developer
13 17 (2.69%) Agile Developer
13 17 (2.69%) Lead Developer
14 16 (2.53%) C# Developer
15 14 (2.21%) Designer
15 14 (2.21%) Lead iOS Developer
15 14 (2.21%) UI Designer
16 12 (1.90%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (19.12%) Cocoa
2 119 (18.80%) RESTful
3 115 (18.17%) HTML
4 92 (14.53%) CSS
5 88 (13.90%) Web Services
6 85 (13.43%) REST
7 81 (12.80%) iOS SDK
8 78 (12.32%) Core Data
9 71 (11.22%) JSON
10 60 (9.48%) XML
11 58 (9.16%) Cocoa Touch
12 57 (9.00%) HTML5
13 56 (8.85%) .NET
14 47 (7.42%) Core Animation
15 36 (5.69%) Android SDK
16 30 (4.74%) jQuery
17 28 (4.42%) Node.js
18 27 (4.27%) AngularJS
18 27 (4.27%) CSS3
18 27 (4.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 196 (30.96%) Mobile App
2 102 (16.11%) User Experience
3 94 (14.85%) iPhone
4 68 (10.74%) iPad
5 37 (5.85%) Animation
6 33 (5.21%) Computer Science
7 31 (4.90%) Enterprise Software
8 21 (3.32%) Algorithms
9 18 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (2.05%) Smartphone
11 12 (1.90%) Mobile Banking
12 11 (1.74%) Augmented Reality
12 11 (1.74%) Fintech
13 9 (1.42%) Data Structures
13 9 (1.42%) Video on Demand
14 6 (0.95%) mHealth
15 5 (0.79%) Apple TV
15 5 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
16 4 (0.63%) Digital Media
16 4 (0.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 617 (97.47%) Apple iOS
2 291 (45.97%) Android
3 33 (5.21%) Windows
4 29 (4.58%) Linux
5 18 (2.84%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.95%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.63%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (0.63%) Unix
8 2 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.32%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.16%) CentOS
9 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (48.66%) Agile Software Development
2 252 (39.81%) Android Development
3 179 (28.28%) TDD
4 139 (21.96%) Mobile Development
5 127 (20.06%) Scrum
6 94 (14.85%) Continuous Integration
7 69 (10.90%) OO
8 68 (10.74%) Software Engineering
9 67 (10.58%) Unit Testing
10 57 (9.00%) Pair Programming
11 55 (8.69%) E-Commerce
12 51 (8.06%) BDD
13 50 (7.90%) Automated Testing
14 37 (5.85%) Mobile Application Development
15 31 (4.90%) MVC
16 29 (4.58%) OOP
17 28 (4.42%) Mentoring
17 28 (4.42%) OOD
18 23 (3.63%) Web Development
19 22 (3.48%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 355 (56.08%) Apple Swift
2 353 (55.77%) Objective-C
3 140 (22.12%) JavaScript
4 97 (15.32%) Java
5 70 (11.06%) C#
6 55 (8.69%) C++
7 43 (6.79%) SQL
8 29 (4.58%) C
8 29 (4.58%) Python
9 20 (3.16%) PHP
9 20 (3.16%) Ruby
10 5 (0.79%) ActionScript
11 4 (0.63%) Go
11 4 (0.63%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.47%) ES6
12 3 (0.47%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.32%) ECMAScript
14 1 (0.16%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.16%) Perl
14 1 (0.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (4.74%) Degree
2 6 (0.95%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (0.63%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.47%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.69%) QA
2 1 (0.16%) PMO
2 1 (0.16%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (0.79%) Docker
2 2 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (1.26%) AirWatch
2 6 (0.95%) HockeyApp
3 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.16%) yum
Vendors
1 66 (10.43%) Apple
2 44 (6.95%) Xamarin
3 22 (3.48%) Adobe
4 20 (3.16%) Oracle
5 18 (2.84%) Google
6 13 (2.05%) Microsoft
7 6 (0.95%) Coremetrics
8 5 (0.79%) Twitter
9 4 (0.63%) Facebook
9 4 (0.63%) Kony
9 4 (0.63%) Splunk
9 4 (0.63%) Tealium
10 3 (0.47%) Cognizant
10 3 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.47%) SAP
10 3 (0.47%) WorldPay
11 2 (0.32%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.32%) IBM
11 2 (0.32%) OpenText
11 2 (0.32%) VMware
South East London
Edison Hill Ltd
Rate: 6 month contract
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Energon People
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Middlesex
Montash
Rate: £300 - £301 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
keytree
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TRG
Rate: 320-335 Per Day
Posted: 20 days ago