The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior iOS Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior iOS Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior iOS Developer
Rank 551 580 512
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -68
Contract jobs requiring a Senior iOS Developer 35 13 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.024% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.026% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 12 22
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£425 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £303 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £473 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £300 £450
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.60 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.60 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51554 49982 43833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.36% 92.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 31354 30067 25181
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £226 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2020 2056 2247
Average hourly rate £17.46 £17.50 £17.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.22% -1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

Senior iOS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior iOS Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior iOS Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior iOS Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior iOS Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior iOS Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior iOS Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Senior iOS Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior iOS Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Senior iOS Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior iOS Developer
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 Senior iOS Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 1 April 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 +9 30 £425 - 21
London +24 26 £425 - 17
City of London +31 13 £388 -8.82% 4
Scotland - 4 £550 -
South West - 2 £325 - 2
West Midlands - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £275 - 2
East of England - 1 £425 -
Bristol - 1 £375 -
Cambridge - 1 £425 -
Cheltenham - 1 £275 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 1 £425 -
East Sussex - - - -
Bath - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Huntingdon - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Oxford - - - - 1
Peterborough - - - -
Slough - - - -
St Neots - - - -
Witney - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Somerset - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -

Senior iOS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior iOS Developer in their job title 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 with Senior iOS Developer in their job title.

1 53 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 53 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 33 (62.26%) Objective-C
3 22 (41.51%) iPhone
4 19 (35.85%) Mobile App
5 17 (32.08%) iPad
5 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (28.30%) JSON
7 14 (26.42%) Cocoa
8 13 (24.53%) Web Services
9 12 (22.64%) Degree
10 11 (20.75%) Cocoa Touch
11 10 (18.87%) iOS SDK
12 9 (16.98%) Scrum
12 9 (16.98%) Finance
13 8 (15.09%) Computer Science
13 8 (15.09%) REST
14 7 (13.21%) User Experience
14 7 (13.21%) Banking
14 7 (13.21%) OO
15 6 (11.32%) HTML
15 6 (11.32%) MVC
15 6 (11.32%) TDD
15 6 (11.32%) Animation
15 6 (11.32%) Android
15 6 (11.32%) Mobile Development
15 6 (11.32%) Core Animation
16 5 (9.43%) Mobile Application Development
16 5 (9.43%) Unit Testing
16 5 (9.43%) HTTP

Senior iOS Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior iOS Developer in their job title 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 with Senior iOS Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.77%) CMS
1 2 (3.77%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) HTTP
2 1 (1.89%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
1 4 (7.55%) Xcode
2 2 (3.77%) Subversion
3 1 (1.89%) Mercurial
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Games
4 1 (1.89%) Law
4 1 (1.89%) Advertising
4 1 (1.89%) Publishing
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.30%) JSON
2 14 (26.42%) Cocoa
3 13 (24.53%) Web Services
4 11 (20.75%) Cocoa Touch
5 10 (18.87%) iOS SDK
6 8 (15.09%) REST
7 6 (11.32%) HTML
7 6 (11.32%) Core Animation
8 4 (7.55%) CSS
8 4 (7.55%) RESTful
9 3 (5.66%) XML
9 3 (5.66%) HTML5
10 2 (3.77%) UIKit
11 1 (1.89%) XMPP
11 1 (1.89%) OpenGL
11 1 (1.89%) SOAP
11 1 (1.89%) WSDL
11 1 (1.89%) OpenCV
11 1 (1.89%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 22 (41.51%) iPhone
2 19 (35.85%) Mobile App
3 17 (32.08%) iPad
4 8 (15.09%) Computer Science
5 7 (13.21%) User Experience
6 6 (11.32%) Animation
7 3 (5.66%) Mathematics
7 3 (5.66%) Physics
7 3 (5.66%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (5.66%) Open Source
8 2 (3.77%) Social Media
8 2 (3.77%) Over-the-Top Content
8 2 (3.77%) Streaming Video
8 2 (3.77%) Streaming Media
8 2 (3.77%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.89%) Social Network
9 1 (1.89%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.89%) SWIFT
9 1 (1.89%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (11.32%) Android
3 1 (1.89%) UNIX
3 1 (1.89%) Windows
3 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.98%) Scrum
4 7 (13.21%) OO
5 6 (11.32%) MVC
5 6 (11.32%) TDD
5 6 (11.32%) Mobile Development
6 5 (9.43%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (9.43%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.66%) Analytics
7 3 (5.66%) Android Development
8 2 (3.77%) BDD
8 2 (3.77%) Mobile Commerce
8 2 (3.77%) Web Services Management
8 2 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.77%) Kanban
9 1 (1.89%) Multithreading
9 1 (1.89%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (1.89%) UX Design
9 1 (1.89%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (62.26%) Objective-C
2 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.77%) Java
3 2 (3.77%) C++
4 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) Apple
2 2 (3.77%) Facebook
2 2 (3.77%) Twitter
3 1 (1.89%) Xamarin
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