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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior iOS Developer
Rank 591 572 578
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Senior iOS Developer 35 33 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.064% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.068% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 28 17
Average daily rate £450 £450 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £293 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £550 £300
% change year-on-year
-28.40% +83.33%
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 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
48768 48345 46356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.58% 94.48% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 31355 30091 27314
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1699 1902 2042
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.22 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 13 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 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -4 33 £450 +5.88% 28
London +8 26 £450 +1.12% 21
South East +15 5 £400 - 1
City of London +38 2 £506 +22.72% 6
Scotland -11 2 £500 -9.09%
Edinburgh - 2 £500 -
Oxford - 2 £375 -
Kent - 2 £388 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £375 -
Bristol +2 1 £388 +3.33% 1
South West 0 1 £388 +19.23% 2
Isleworth - 1 £445 -
West Sussex - 1 £450 -

Senior iOS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 101 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 101 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 64 (63.37%) Objective-C
3 48 (47.52%) Apple Swift
4 45 (44.55%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (32.67%) TDD
6 30 (29.70%) Cocoa
7 27 (26.73%) BDD
8 25 (24.75%) Mobile App
8 25 (24.75%) Xcode
9 23 (22.77%) Apple
10 21 (20.79%) Software Engineering
10 21 (20.79%) iPhone
11 20 (19.80%) RESTful
12 19 (18.81%) Cocoa Touch
13 17 (16.83%) Mobile Development
14 16 (15.84%) User Experience
15 14 (13.86%) Scrum
15 14 (13.86%) OOP
16 13 (12.87%) E-Commerce
16 13 (12.87%) Android
17 12 (11.88%) Git (software)
18 11 (10.89%) iPad
19 10 (9.90%) JSON
19 10 (9.90%) SOLID
20 9 (8.91%) OO
20 9 (8.91%) Android Development
20 9 (8.91%) GitHub
20 9 (8.91%) iOS SDK
21 8 (7.92%) Animation

Senior iOS Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 4 (3.96%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.99%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.91%) GitHub
2 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.94%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (2.97%) HTTP
3 2 (1.98%) RTSP
3 2 (1.98%) Skype
4 1 (0.99%) iBeacon
4 1 (0.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.98%) SQLite
2 1 (0.99%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (24.75%) Xcode
2 12 (11.88%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.95%) JIRA
3 5 (4.95%) Subversion
4 4 (3.96%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.98%) CocoaPods
6 1 (0.99%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (5.94%) Finance
1 6 (5.94%) Games
2 5 (4.95%) Publishing
3 3 (2.97%) Automotive
4 2 (1.98%) Electronics
4 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.98%) Retail
5 1 (0.99%) Marketing
5 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (29.70%) Cocoa
2 20 (19.80%) RESTful
3 19 (18.81%) Cocoa Touch
4 10 (9.90%) JSON
5 9 (8.91%) iOS SDK
6 7 (6.93%) UIKit
7 6 (5.94%) HTML
8 5 (4.95%) Core Animation
8 5 (4.95%) HTML5
8 5 (4.95%) REST
8 5 (4.95%) Web Services
8 5 (4.95%) XML
9 3 (2.97%) SOAP
10 2 (1.98%) Android SDK
10 2 (1.98%) CSS
10 2 (1.98%) CSS3
10 2 (1.98%) React Native
10 2 (1.98%) Unity DI Container
11 1 (0.99%) J2ME
11 1 (0.99%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.75%) Mobile App
2 21 (20.79%) iPhone
3 16 (15.84%) User Experience
4 11 (10.89%) iPad
5 8 (7.92%) Animation
6 6 (5.94%) Computer Science
6 6 (5.94%) Streaming Video
7 5 (4.95%) Fintech
8 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.99%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.99%) NHS
8 1 (0.99%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.99%) Oculus Rift
8 1 (0.99%) Social Media
8 1 (0.99%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 101 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 13 (12.87%) Android
3 1 (0.99%) Linux
3 1 (0.99%) Windows
3 1 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 45 (44.55%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (32.67%) TDD
4 27 (26.73%) BDD
5 21 (20.79%) Software Engineering
6 17 (16.83%) Mobile Development
7 14 (13.86%) OOP
7 14 (13.86%) Scrum
8 13 (12.87%) E-Commerce
9 10 (9.90%) SOLID
10 9 (8.91%) Android Development
10 9 (8.91%) OO
11 7 (6.93%) Multithreading
11 7 (6.93%) Unit Testing
12 6 (5.94%) Mobile Application Development
13 5 (4.95%) OOD
13 5 (4.95%) Pair Programming
13 5 (4.95%) Project Management
14 4 (3.96%) Content Management
14 4 (3.96%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 64 (63.37%) Objective-C
2 48 (47.52%) Apple Swift
3 8 (7.92%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.94%) C++
5 5 (4.95%) Java
6 4 (3.96%) C
7 1 (0.99%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (1.98%) Degree
Vendors
1 23 (22.77%) Apple
2 3 (2.97%) ION Trading
3 1 (0.99%) Adobe
3 1 (0.99%) SAP
3 1 (0.99%) Xamarin
3 1 (0.99%) Zend
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