The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior iOS Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior iOS Developer
Rank 605 585 608
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Senior iOS Developer 36 53 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.098% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.10% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 43 13
Median daily rate £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £523 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.60 -
UK excluding London median 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
50897 51337 49774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.72% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33216 31650 30786
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1482 2063 2112
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.72 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.65% -1.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Senior iOS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Senior iOS Developer in the job title.

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 25 May 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 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior iOS Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 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 -36 31 £480 +6.66% 31
London -16 24 £485 +6.30% 25
City of London +41 3 £500 +13.63% 6
Yorkshire +4 3 £500 - 1
Bristol +2 3 £425 +13.33% 1
West Yorkshire 0 3 £500 - 1
Leeds -3 3 £500 - 1
South West -7 3 £425 +13.33% 1
Glasgow - 3 £247 -
Scotland - 3 £247 -
Buckinghamshire +10 1 £425 +30.76%
South East -11 1 £425 +30.76% 1
South Wales - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 - -
High Wycombe - 1 £425 -
Wales - 1 - -

Senior iOS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Senior iOS Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Senior iOS Developer in the job title.

1 75 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 73 (97.33%) Apple iOS
3 52 (69.33%) Objective-C
4 47 (62.67%) Apple Swift
5 32 (42.67%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (38.67%) TDD
7 27 (36.00%) Cocoa
8 26 (34.67%) Xcode
9 23 (30.67%) RESTful
10 22 (29.33%) BDD
10 22 (29.33%) Scrum
10 22 (29.33%) Apple
11 21 (28.00%) Unit Testing
11 21 (28.00%) iPhone
12 20 (26.67%) User Experience
13 17 (22.67%) Mobile Development
13 17 (22.67%) iPad
13 17 (22.67%) OO
14 15 (20.00%) OOD
15 13 (17.33%) Cocoa Touch
16 12 (16.00%) Mobile App
16 12 (16.00%) Degree
16 12 (16.00%) Computer Science
17 11 (14.67%) E-Commerce
18 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
19 8 (10.67%) Content Management
19 8 (10.67%) Publishing
19 8 (10.67%) CMS
20 7 (9.33%) Android
20 7 (9.33%) Git (software)

Senior iOS Developer Skill Set
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 8 (10.67%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) GitHub
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) HTTP
2 1 (1.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.33%) Internet
2 1 (1.33%) Skype
2 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) SQLite
2 3 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.67%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.67%) CouchDB
3 2 (2.67%) MySQL
4 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 26 (34.67%) Xcode
2 7 (9.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.00%) CocoaPods
4 2 (2.67%) Subversion
5 1 (1.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (1.33%) Appium
5 1 (1.33%) JIRA
General
1 8 (10.67%) Publishing
2 6 (8.00%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Games
3 2 (2.67%) Electronics
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Automotive
4 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.33%) Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (36.00%) Cocoa
2 23 (30.67%) RESTful
3 13 (17.33%) Cocoa Touch
4 7 (9.33%) JSON
5 5 (6.67%) UIKit
5 5 (6.67%) XML
6 4 (5.33%) Core Animation
6 4 (5.33%) iOS SDK
6 4 (5.33%) REST
6 4 (5.33%) Web Services
7 3 (4.00%) HTML
7 3 (4.00%) SOAP
8 2 (2.67%) PhoneGap
8 2 (2.67%) React Native
9 1 (1.33%) Apache Cordova
9 1 (1.33%) Corona SDK
9 1 (1.33%) HTML5
9 1 (1.33%) iPhone SDK
9 1 (1.33%) OAuth2
9 1 (1.33%) SpriteKit
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.00%) iPhone
2 20 (26.67%) User Experience
3 17 (22.67%) iPad
4 12 (16.00%) Computer Science
4 12 (16.00%) Mobile App
5 5 (6.67%) Animation
6 4 (5.33%) Fintech
6 4 (5.33%) NHS
7 3 (4.00%) Apple TV
8 2 (2.67%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.33%) Physics
9 1 (1.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 73 (97.33%) Apple iOS
2 7 (9.33%) Android
3 2 (2.67%) Linux
4 1 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 32 (42.67%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (38.67%) TDD
4 22 (29.33%) BDD
4 22 (29.33%) Scrum
5 21 (28.00%) Unit Testing
6 17 (22.67%) Mobile Development
6 17 (22.67%) OO
7 15 (20.00%) OOD
8 11 (14.67%) E-Commerce
9 8 (10.67%) Content Management
10 7 (9.33%) OOP
10 7 (9.33%) Software Engineering
11 5 (6.67%) Android Development
11 5 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (6.67%) MVC
12 4 (5.33%) Mentoring
13 3 (4.00%) Automated Testing
13 3 (4.00%) SOLID
13 3 (4.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 52 (69.33%) Objective-C
2 47 (62.67%) Apple Swift
3 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.33%) SQL
5 3 (4.00%) Java
6 1 (1.33%) C
6 1 (1.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (16.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (29.33%) Apple
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.67%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.33%) Appcelerator
3 1 (1.33%) HP
3 1 (1.33%) SAP
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago