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 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
iOS Software Development
UK
Rank 340 355 312
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -43
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 261 288 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.57% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.69% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 186 247
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £306 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Median hourly rate £38.51 £17.50 £27.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.05% -37.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.02 £17.50 £27.79
% change year-on-year
+111.54% -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
36193 41509 39855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.16% 81.76% 78.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 23989 26924 25716
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 920 1213 1044
Median hourly rate £34.50 £38.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.80% +53.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.16 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +25 236 £425 +1.19% 127
London -16 126 £450 +0.50% 58
South East -2 32 £375 -6.25% 16
East of England +17 24 £350 -3.44% 2
Scotland +15 19 £350 -6.66% 7
North West +27 17 £375 - 16
City of London -4 16 £500 +17.64% 9
Buckinghamshire +12 15 £450 +5.88% 1
Essex +9 14 £350 -13.84%
East Midlands +15 13 £375 +7.14% 5
Manchester +21 11 £425 +6.25% 12
Leicestershire +13 9 £375 +36.36% 3
Milton Keynes +10 9 £450 +5.88% 1
West Yorkshire +18 8 £400 -4.19% 8
Yorkshire +14 8 £400 -4.19% 8
Leeds +7 8 £400 -4.19% 8
West Midlands +3 8 £350 +7.69% 14
Bedfordshire - 8 £450 -
Hampshire +18 7 - - 1
Glasgow +5 7 £341 -2.50% 2
Bedford - 7 £450 -
Cheshire +23 5 £350 - 2
Edinburgh +11 4 £500 +6.66% 5
Angus - 4 - -
North East - 4 £350 -
Northamptonshire - 4 - -
Leicester - 4 £360 - 1
Northampton - 4 - -
East Sussex +8 3 £375 - 3
South West +6 3 £351 +8.00% 8

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 612 (96.23%) Apple iOS
2 354 (55.66%) Objective-C
3 339 (53.30%) Apple Swift
4 333 (52.36%) Agile Software Development
5 296 (46.54%) Android
6 258 (40.57%) Android Development
7 198 (31.13%) TDD
8 189 (29.72%) Mobile App
9 164 (25.79%) Mobile Development
10 148 (23.27%) Scrum
11 137 (21.54%) JavaScript
12 129 (20.28%) Cocoa
13 126 (19.81%) HTML
14 114 (17.92%) Git (software)
15 109 (17.14%) CSS
16 108 (16.98%) RESTful
17 103 (16.19%) Xcode
18 101 (15.88%) User Experience
19 100 (15.72%) iPhone
20 95 (14.94%) Java
21 90 (14.15%) REST
22 88 (13.84%) Continuous Integration
23 86 (13.52%) Unit Testing
24 84 (13.21%) BDD
25 79 (12.42%) Web Services
25 79 (12.42%) Apple
26 77 (12.11%) iOS SDK
27 74 (11.64%) iPad
27 74 (11.64%) C#
27 74 (11.64%) JSON

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 (1.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 8 (1.26%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.10%) Confluence
3 6 (0.94%) Apache
3 6 (0.94%) IIS
4 5 (0.79%) CMS
5 3 (0.47%) Mule
6 2 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.31%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (0.31%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.16%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.16%) Drupal
7 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.16%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (0.16%) JBoss
7 1 (0.16%) nginx
7 1 (0.16%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (1.10%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.47%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 12 (1.89%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (2.83%) TestFlight
4 15 (2.36%) Google Play
5 14 (2.20%) GitHub
6 10 (1.57%) iTunes
7 6 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.63%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.47%) Heroku
10 2 (0.31%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.31%) Office 365
10 2 (0.31%) PaaS
10 2 (0.31%) Slack
10 2 (0.31%) Yammer
11 1 (0.16%) Bluemix
11 1 (0.16%) CloudBees
11 1 (0.16%) Firebase
11 1 (0.16%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.20%) Internet
2 11 (1.73%) Network Security
3 9 (1.42%) HTTP
4 8 (1.26%) Skype
5 6 (0.94%) Bluetooth
6 5 (0.79%) iBeacon
7 3 (0.47%) NFC
8 2 (0.31%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.16%) RFID
9 1 (0.16%) SMTP
9 1 (0.16%) SSL
9 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (4.56%) SQL Server
2 25 (3.93%) MongoDB
3 23 (3.62%) MySQL
4 19 (2.99%) Relational Database
5 18 (2.83%) SQLite
6 17 (2.67%) CouchDB
6 17 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (2.20%) Azure SQL Database
8 13 (2.04%) RDBMS
9 8 (1.26%) Mixpanel
10 6 (0.94%) NoSQL
11 5 (0.79%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (0.63%) Amazon Redshift
12 4 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.47%) Couchbase
14 2 (0.31%) Big Data
14 2 (0.31%) GIS
14 2 (0.31%) Neo4j
14 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 114 (17.92%) Git (software)
2 103 (16.19%) Xcode
3 55 (8.65%) Jenkins
4 35 (5.50%) Subversion
5 32 (5.03%) JIRA
6 29 (4.56%) Android Studio
7 27 (4.25%) CocoaPods
8 17 (2.67%) Gradle
9 16 (2.52%) Calabash
10 10 (1.57%) git-flow
10 10 (1.57%) Hudson
10 10 (1.57%) JUnit
10 10 (1.57%) Travis CI
11 9 (1.42%) Cucumber
12 8 (1.26%) Bitbucket
12 8 (1.26%) Maven
13 6 (0.94%) CircleCI
14 5 (0.79%) Appium
14 5 (0.79%) Mercurial
15 4 (0.63%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 46 (7.23%) Finance
2 43 (6.76%) Retail
3 31 (4.87%) Games
4 27 (4.25%) Banking
5 25 (3.93%) Marketing
6 13 (2.04%) Publishing
7 7 (1.10%) Advertising
8 5 (0.79%) Automotive
8 5 (0.79%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.47%) Front Office
10 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.31%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.31%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.16%) German Language
11 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.16%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 582 (91.51%) Developer
2 448 (70.44%) iOS Developer
3 102 (16.04%) Senior Developer
4 81 (12.74%) Senior iOS Developer
5 78 (12.26%) Mobile Developer
6 75 (11.79%) Android Developer
7 54 (8.49%) iOS Android Developer
8 41 (6.45%) Applications Developer
8 41 (6.45%) Objective-C Developer
9 31 (4.87%) Java Developer
10 26 (4.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 24 (3.77%) Xamarin Developer
12 18 (2.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 18 (2.83%) Lead Developer
13 14 (2.20%) Software Developer
14 13 (2.04%) Designer
14 13 (2.04%) Java Android Developer
14 13 (2.04%) UI Developer
15 12 (1.89%) Lead iOS Developer
15 12 (1.89%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (20.28%) Cocoa
2 126 (19.81%) HTML
3 109 (17.14%) CSS
4 108 (16.98%) RESTful
5 90 (14.15%) REST
6 79 (12.42%) Web Services
7 77 (12.11%) iOS SDK
8 74 (11.64%) JSON
9 68 (10.69%) Core Data
10 67 (10.53%) HTML5
11 62 (9.75%) XML
12 61 (9.59%) .NET
13 53 (8.33%) Cocoa Touch
14 45 (7.08%) CSS3
15 39 (6.13%) Core Animation
16 36 (5.66%) Android SDK
16 36 (5.66%) AngularJS
16 36 (5.66%) Node.js
17 28 (4.40%) SOAP
18 27 (4.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 189 (29.72%) Mobile App
2 101 (15.88%) User Experience
3 100 (15.72%) iPhone
4 74 (11.64%) iPad
5 44 (6.92%) Computer Science
6 28 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
7 27 (4.25%) Animation
8 17 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (2.52%) Algorithms
10 13 (2.04%) Augmented Reality
11 12 (1.89%) Fintech
11 12 (1.89%) Mobile Banking
12 11 (1.73%) Video on Demand
13 10 (1.57%) Apple TV
13 10 (1.57%) Smartphone
14 9 (1.42%) Digital Media
15 6 (0.94%) Mathematics
15 6 (0.94%) mHealth
15 6 (0.94%) Online Games
16 5 (0.79%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 612 (96.23%) Apple iOS
2 296 (46.54%) Android
3 37 (5.82%) Windows
4 23 (3.62%) Linux
5 17 (2.67%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.10%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.63%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.31%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.31%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.16%) CentOS
10 1 (0.16%) Unix
10 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.16%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 333 (52.36%) Agile Software Development
2 258 (40.57%) Android Development
3 198 (31.13%) TDD
4 164 (25.79%) Mobile Development
5 148 (23.27%) Scrum
6 88 (13.84%) Continuous Integration
7 86 (13.52%) Unit Testing
8 84 (13.21%) BDD
9 71 (11.16%) E-Commerce
10 70 (11.01%) OO
11 63 (9.91%) Software Engineering
12 55 (8.65%) Pair Programming
13 41 (6.45%) Automated Testing
14 37 (5.82%) OOP
15 36 (5.66%) Mobile Application Development
16 27 (4.25%) Project Management
17 24 (3.77%) Front End Development
17 24 (3.77%) Mentoring
18 23 (3.62%) MVC
18 23 (3.62%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 354 (55.66%) Objective-C
2 339 (53.30%) Apple Swift
3 137 (21.54%) JavaScript
4 95 (14.94%) Java
5 74 (11.64%) C#
6 52 (8.18%) C++
7 40 (6.29%) SQL
8 31 (4.87%) C
9 28 (4.40%) Python
10 22 (3.46%) PHP
11 19 (2.99%) Ruby
12 8 (1.26%) T-SQL
13 5 (0.79%) ActionScript
13 5 (0.79%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.63%) ECMAScript
15 3 (0.47%) ES6
15 3 (0.47%) Go
16 1 (0.16%) Dart
16 1 (0.16%) RubyMotion
16 1 (0.16%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 41 (6.45%) Degree
2 5 (0.79%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (0.63%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.47%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.31%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.52%) QA
2 1 (0.16%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (0.63%) Docker
2 2 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (1.10%) AirWatch
2 4 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.63%) yum
3 2 (0.31%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 79 (12.42%) Apple
2 38 (5.97%) Xamarin
3 23 (3.62%) Oracle
4 20 (3.14%) Adobe
4 20 (3.14%) Google
5 18 (2.83%) Microsoft
6 6 (0.94%) Coremetrics
7 5 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.63%) Facebook
8 4 (0.63%) Twitter
9 3 (0.47%) Cognizant
9 3 (0.47%) Kony
9 3 (0.47%) WorldPay
10 2 (0.31%) Cisco
10 2 (0.31%) ComArch
10 2 (0.31%) IBM
10 2 (0.31%) OpenText
10 2 (0.31%) SAP
10 2 (0.31%) Tealium
10 2 (0.31%) VMware
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