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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iOS SDK
Rank 506 493 383
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -110
Contract jobs citing iOS SDK 71 68 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.14% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.52% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 52 109
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £291 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
13731 13141 12896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.05% 27.00% 28.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9225 8312 8170
Average daily rate £390 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 276 337
Average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.46 £13.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -27 66 £381 -4.68% 29
London -9 35 £400 - 13
South East -9 24 £325 -16.12% 4
City of London +15 11 £375 -9.09% 3
Buckinghamshire -14 8 £400 -
Hampshire -13 7 £325 - 1
Berkshire - 6 £313 - 1
Milton Keynes -4 5 £400 -
South West - 3 - - 3
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
East of England - 2 - -
Watford - 2 - -
East Midlands +5 1 - - 1
Basingstoke 0 1 - -
Manchester -5 1 £350 +21.73% 4
North West -6 1 £350 +21.73% 5
Scotland -6 1 £450 -
Reading - 1 £450 -
Slough - - - -
Stockport - - - - 1
Loughborough - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Oxford - - - - 1
Portsmouth - - - -
Wigan - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -

iOS SDK
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 151 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 97 (64.24%) iOS Development
3 87 (57.62%) Android
4 82 (54.30%) Objective-C
5 67 (44.37%) Android SDK
6 64 (42.38%) Xcode
7 58 (38.41%) Android Development
7 58 (38.41%) Mobile App
8 53 (35.10%) Java
8 53 (35.10%) OO
9 49 (32.45%) Agile Software Development
10 44 (29.14%) iPhone
11 42 (27.81%) JSON
12 41 (27.15%) Web Services
13 40 (26.49%) JavaScript
14 39 (25.83%) HTML
15 36 (23.84%) Cocoa
16 30 (19.87%) CSS
17 27 (17.88%) XML
17 27 (17.88%) RESTful
18 26 (17.22%) Git (software)
19 24 (15.89%) Multithreading
20 22 (14.57%) Cocoa Touch
20 22 (14.57%) OOP
21 21 (13.91%) MVC
21 21 (13.91%) Finance
22 20 (13.25%) HTML5
22 20 (13.25%) REST
23 19 (12.58%) iPad
23 19 (12.58%) TDD

iOS SDK
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 5 (3.31%) Apache
2 4 (2.65%) Node.js
3 2 (1.32%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.32%) nginx
4 1 (0.66%) IIS
4 1 (0.66%) Lightstreamer
Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.66%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.66%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.99%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.66%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.66%) PaaS
2 1 (0.66%) Heroku
2 1 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.30%) HTTP
2 2 (1.32%) Bluetooth
2 2 (1.32%) NFC
3 1 (0.66%) SMS
3 1 (0.66%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.96%) SQLite
1 9 (5.96%) MySQL
2 2 (1.32%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.66%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.66%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 64 (42.38%) Xcode
2 26 (17.22%) Git (software)
3 15 (9.93%) Subversion
4 10 (6.62%) Eclipse
5 8 (5.30%) Mercurial
5 8 (5.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 7 (4.64%) Appium
7 4 (2.65%) Robotium
7 4 (2.65%) Artifactory
7 4 (2.65%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.65%) Mockito
7 4 (2.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (2.65%) Ant
7 4 (2.65%) Maven
8 3 (1.99%) JIRA
8 3 (1.99%) Bugzilla
8 3 (1.99%) NUnit
8 3 (1.99%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.99%) Calabash
9 2 (1.32%) Android Studio
General
1 21 (13.91%) Finance
2 14 (9.27%) Banking
3 6 (3.97%) Publishing
3 6 (3.97%) Spanish Language
4 5 (3.31%) Games
5 4 (2.65%) Retail
5 4 (2.65%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.66%) Marketing
6 1 (0.66%) French Language
6 1 (0.66%) German Language
6 1 (0.66%) Military
6 1 (0.66%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 133 (88.08%) Developer
2 76 (50.33%) iOS Developer
3 41 (27.15%) Android Developer
4 31 (20.53%) Mobile Developer
5 21 (13.91%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 13 (8.61%) Applications Developer
7 7 (4.64%) Senior Developer
7 7 (4.64%) Senior iOS Developer
8 6 (3.97%) Lead Developer
9 4 (2.65%) Test Engineer
10 3 (1.99%) Tester
10 3 (1.99%) Mobile Tester
11 2 (1.32%) Mobile Test Analyst
11 2 (1.32%) iPhone Developer
11 2 (1.32%) Automation Analyst
11 2 (1.32%) Analyst
11 2 (1.32%) Test Analyst
11 2 (1.32%) Technical Support
11 2 (1.32%) Automation Test Analyst
11 2 (1.32%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (44.37%) Android SDK
2 42 (27.81%) JSON
3 41 (27.15%) Web Services
4 39 (25.83%) HTML
5 36 (23.84%) Cocoa
6 30 (19.87%) CSS
7 27 (17.88%) XML
7 27 (17.88%) RESTful
8 22 (14.57%) Cocoa Touch
9 20 (13.25%) REST
9 20 (13.25%) HTML5
10 13 (8.61%) .NET
10 13 (8.61%) UIKit
11 12 (7.95%) OpenGL
11 12 (7.95%) CSS3
12 10 (6.62%) SOAP
13 9 (5.96%) Ajax
14 8 (5.30%) jQuery
15 7 (4.64%) PhoneGap
15 7 (4.64%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 58 (38.41%) Mobile App
2 44 (29.14%) iPhone
3 19 (12.58%) iPad
4 15 (9.93%) Computer Science
5 14 (9.27%) User Experience
6 8 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (5.30%) N-Tier
6 8 (5.30%) Blackberry
7 6 (3.97%) Data Structures
7 6 (3.97%) Algorithms
8 5 (3.31%) Video on Demand
9 4 (2.65%) Augmented Reality
9 4 (2.65%) Streaming Video
9 4 (2.65%) Social Network
9 4 (2.65%) Mobile Banking
10 3 (1.99%) Photography
10 3 (1.99%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (1.99%) Social Media
11 2 (1.32%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.32%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 151 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 87 (57.62%) Android
3 12 (7.95%) Windows
4 10 (6.62%) Windows Phone
5 7 (4.64%) Linux
6 4 (2.65%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.99%) UNIX
8 2 (1.32%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.66%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (64.24%) iOS Development
2 58 (38.41%) Android Development
3 53 (35.10%) OO
4 49 (32.45%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (15.89%) Multithreading
6 22 (14.57%) OOP
7 21 (13.91%) MVC
8 19 (12.58%) TDD
9 17 (11.26%) E-Commerce
10 15 (9.93%) Scrum
11 12 (7.95%) Software Engineering
12 11 (7.28%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (7.28%) Memory Management
13 10 (6.62%) Unit Testing
14 9 (5.96%) OOD
14 9 (5.96%) Mobile Application Development
15 7 (4.64%) Waterfall
16 6 (3.97%) SOA
17 5 (3.31%) Automated Testing
18 4 (2.65%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 82 (54.30%) Objective-C
2 53 (35.10%) Java
3 40 (26.49%) JavaScript
4 13 (8.61%) C++
5 8 (5.30%) C
5 8 (5.30%) C#
5 8 (5.30%) SQL
6 6 (3.97%) PHP
7 3 (1.99%) Ruby
8 1 (0.66%) Scala
8 1 (0.66%) VB
8 1 (0.66%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.66%) Python
8 1 (0.66%) XAML
Qualifications
1 18 (11.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.97%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (11.26%) Google
2 11 (7.28%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.28%) Apple
2 11 (7.28%) Facebook
3 9 (5.96%) Twitter
4 4 (2.65%) Kony
4 4 (2.65%) Appcelerator
5 3 (1.99%) Sencha
5 3 (1.99%) Yahoo!
5 3 (1.99%) Oracle
6 2 (1.32%) IBM
6 2 (1.32%) Zend
6 2 (1.32%) Xamarin
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