The table below looks at the statistics for iOS SDK skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iOS SDK over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iOS SDK
Rank 536 528 455
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -73
Contract jobs citing iOS SDK 75 72 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 0.47% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 42 92
Average daily rate
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£450 £406 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £300 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £39.28 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.53 -

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

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15641 15215 14405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.40% 27.83% 28.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10526 9806 9151
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 221 296
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

iOS SDK
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iOS SDK within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

iOS SDK Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

iOS SDK
Daily Rate Trend

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

iOS SDK Daily Rate Trend in the UK

iOS SDK
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iOS SDK within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

iOS SDK Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

iOS SDK
Hourly Rate Trend

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

iOS SDK Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

iOS SDK
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iOS SDK within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -8 73 £450 +10.76% 37
London +6 52 £475 +11.76% 17
City of London -9 6 £475 +11.76% 8
North West -16 5 £400 +6.66% 4
South East -23 5 - - 2
Milton Keynes - 5 - -
Buckinghamshire - 5 - -
South West +6 4 £419 - 4
West Midlands +3 3 - - 2
Manchester -15 3 £400 +6.66% 3
Bristol - 3 £425 - 1
Wimbledon - 2 £375 -
Birmingham - 2 - - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £275 - 2
East of England 0 1 £225 -40.00% 4
Cheshire -3 1 - - 1
East Midlands -11 1 - - 1
North East - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £225 - 2
County Antrim - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Belfast - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £250 - 3
Cambridge - 1 £225 - 2
Chester - 1 - - 1
Nottingham - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - - 2
Chippenham - 1 £250 - 3

iOS SDK
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing iOS SDK also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited iOS SDK.

1 170 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 133 (78.24%) iOS Development
3 117 (68.82%) Objective-C
4 96 (56.47%) Android
5 88 (51.76%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (47.06%) Mobile App
7 77 (45.29%) Android Development
8 70 (41.18%) Android SDK
9 63 (37.06%) Mobile Development
10 54 (31.76%) Java
11 53 (31.18%) JavaScript
12 50 (29.41%) Cocoa
12 50 (29.41%) Xcode
13 46 (27.06%) iPhone
14 38 (22.35%) C++
15 35 (20.59%) XML
16 34 (20.00%) REST
17 33 (19.41%) C#
17 33 (19.41%) JSON
18 32 (18.82%) HTML
19 31 (18.24%) TDD
19 31 (18.24%) User Experience
20 29 (17.06%) Scrum
20 29 (17.06%) Web Services
20 29 (17.06%) OO
21 28 (16.47%) HTML5
22 27 (15.88%) iPad
23 25 (14.71%) Finance
24 23 (13.53%) Apple
25 21 (12.35%) Cocoa Touch

iOS SDK
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing iOS SDK also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited iOS SDK. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (6.47%) Node.js
2 2 (1.18%) Confluence
3 1 (0.59%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.76%) Photoshop
1 3 (1.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.35%) GitHub
2 1 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.59%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.76%) HTTP
1 3 (1.76%) iBeacon
2 1 (0.59%) SMS
2 1 (0.59%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.59%) Internet
2 1 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.47%) SQL Server
1 11 (6.47%) SQLite
2 7 (4.12%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.59%) MySQL
3 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.59%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.59%) DB2
3 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 50 (29.41%) Xcode
2 21 (12.35%) Git (software)
3 17 (10.00%) Android Studio
4 14 (8.24%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 10 (5.88%) Eclipse
6 5 (2.94%) Subversion
7 3 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.18%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.59%) Calabash
9 1 (0.59%) Flash Builder
9 1 (0.59%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.59%) Appium
9 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (14.71%) Finance
2 17 (10.00%) Banking
3 5 (2.94%) Marketing
4 4 (2.35%) Retail
4 4 (2.35%) Publishing
5 3 (1.76%) Games
6 2 (1.18%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.59%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.59%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 168 (98.82%) Developer
2 109 (64.12%) iOS Developer
3 59 (34.71%) Mobile Developer
4 37 (21.76%) Android Developer
5 23 (13.53%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 23 (13.53%) Senior Developer
6 17 (10.00%) Applications Developer
7 11 (6.47%) Senior iOS Developer
8 10 (5.88%) Senior Android Developer
9 8 (4.71%) Lead Developer
10 5 (2.94%) Microstrategy Developer
11 4 (2.35%) Programmer
12 3 (1.76%) Senior Applications Developer
12 3 (1.76%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
12 3 (1.76%) Lead Android Developer
13 2 (1.18%) iPhone Developer
13 2 (1.18%) Team Leader
13 2 (1.18%) Junior Developer
13 2 (1.18%) Junior
14 1 (0.59%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (41.18%) Android SDK
2 50 (29.41%) Cocoa
3 35 (20.59%) XML
4 34 (20.00%) REST
5 33 (19.41%) JSON
6 32 (18.82%) HTML
7 29 (17.06%) Web Services
8 28 (16.47%) HTML5
9 21 (12.35%) Cocoa Touch
10 19 (11.18%) SOAP
11 17 (10.00%) .NET
12 13 (7.65%) RESTful
13 11 (6.47%) iPhone SDK
13 11 (6.47%) Flash
14 10 (5.88%) CSS
15 9 (5.29%) UIKit
16 8 (4.71%) AngularJS
17 7 (4.12%) PhoneGap
18 6 (3.53%) CSS3
18 6 (3.53%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 80 (47.06%) Mobile App
2 46 (27.06%) iPhone
3 31 (18.24%) User Experience
4 27 (15.88%) iPad
5 7 (4.12%) Streaming Video
6 6 (3.53%) Blackberry
7 5 (2.94%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.94%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.94%) Social Media
8 4 (2.35%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (2.35%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.76%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.76%) Video on Demand
9 3 (1.76%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.18%) Social Network
10 2 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.59%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.59%) Animation
11 1 (0.59%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 170 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 96 (56.47%) Android
3 11 (6.47%) Linux
4 10 (5.88%) UNIX
5 7 (4.12%) Windows
6 4 (2.35%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.59%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (78.24%) iOS Development
2 88 (51.76%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (45.29%) Android Development
4 63 (37.06%) Mobile Development
5 31 (18.24%) TDD
6 29 (17.06%) OO
6 29 (17.06%) Scrum
7 19 (11.18%) Multithreading
8 18 (10.59%) E-Commerce
9 17 (10.00%) OOP
10 16 (9.41%) Unit Testing
11 14 (8.24%) Software Engineering
12 13 (7.65%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (7.65%) Mobile Application Development
13 6 (3.53%) Memory Management
13 6 (3.53%) Content Management
14 5 (2.94%) MVC
14 5 (2.94%) Time Management
14 5 (2.94%) Dashboard Development
15 4 (2.35%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 117 (68.82%) Objective-C
2 54 (31.76%) Java
3 53 (31.18%) JavaScript
4 38 (22.35%) C++
5 33 (19.41%) C#
6 18 (10.59%) Apple Swift
7 9 (5.29%) SQL
8 6 (3.53%) ActionScript
8 6 (3.53%) C
9 5 (2.94%) PHP
10 2 (1.18%) Ruby
11 1 (0.59%) Scala
11 1 (0.59%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (0.59%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (0.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.35%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (13.53%) Apple
2 10 (5.88%) Google
3 7 (4.12%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.12%) Xamarin
4 6 (3.53%) MicroStrategy
4 6 (3.53%) Appcelerator
5 4 (2.35%) Facebook
5 4 (2.35%) Twitter
6 3 (1.76%) Adobe
7 2 (1.18%) IBM
7 2 (1.18%) Kony
8 1 (0.59%) Netbiscuits
8 1 (0.59%) Volantis
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle
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