The table below looks at the statistics for iPhone SDK skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPhone SDK over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iPhone SDK
Rank 626 641 626
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Contract jobs citing iPhone SDK 4 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.005% 0.009%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.026% 0.019% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £350 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +17.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £413 £281
% change year-on-year
-24.24% +46.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -

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
15423 15952 15279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.94% 28.78% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10671 11113 10434
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 263 169
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.47 £17.77 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.33 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

iPhone SDK
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing iPhone SDK as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

iPhone SDK Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

iPhone SDK
Daily Rate Trend

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

iPhone SDK Daily Rate Trend in the UK

iPhone SDK
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iPhone SDK within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

iPhone SDK Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

iPhone SDK
Hourly Rate Trend

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

iPhone SDK Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

iPhone SDK
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPhone SDK within the UK over the 3 months to 7 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 +25 4 £350 -15.15%
Essex - 3 £313 -
East of England - 3 £313 -
City of London - 1 £400 -
Brentwood - 1 - -
London - 1 £400 -

iPhone SDK
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing iPhone SDK 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 iPhone SDK.

1 4 (100.00%) Xcode
1 4 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) iPhone
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 4 (100.00%) Apple Swift
2 3 (75.00%) GitHub
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (75.00%) Core Animation
2 3 (75.00%) Core Data
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Cocoa
2 3 (75.00%) Animation
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Pair Programming
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (75.00%) OOD
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Server

iPhone SDK
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 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) GitHub
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Xcode
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) Cocoa
2 3 (75.00%) Core Animation
2 3 (75.00%) Core Data
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) COM
4 1 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) iPhone
2 3 (75.00%) Animation
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Fintech
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (75.00%) OOD
2 3 (75.00%) Pair Programming
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Case Management
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) Data Management
3 2 (50.00%) Document Management
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 4 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Infor
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (50.00%) SAP