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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior iOS Developer
Rank 598 596 586
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Senior iOS Developer 53 50 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.088% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.092% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 41 18
Median daily rate £500 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £400 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £420 £325
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +29.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
51170 54095 51865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.76% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33263 34303 31438
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1565 2020 2092
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

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 28 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior iOS Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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 -15 50 £500 +11.11% 24
London +5 38 £488 +2.63% 21
City of London +48 11 £500 +8.10% 10
South West +5 7 £500 +17.64% 2
Bristol +3 7 £500 +17.64% 2
West Yorkshire +2 3 £500 -
Yorkshire +1 3 £500 -
Leeds -3 3 £500 -
Glasgow - 3 £247 - 1
Scotland - 3 £247 - 1
North West +5 2 £475 +14.45% 1
Cheshire - 2 £475 -
Knutsford - 2 £475 -

Senior iOS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 87 (98.86%) iOS Development
2 86 (97.73%) Apple iOS
3 70 (79.55%) Objective-C
4 62 (70.45%) Apple Swift
5 50 (56.82%) TDD
6 49 (55.68%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (45.45%) Scrum
7 40 (45.45%) Cocoa
8 39 (44.32%) Unit Testing
9 35 (39.77%) Xcode
10 28 (31.82%) Git (software)
11 27 (30.68%) BDD
11 27 (30.68%) Cocoa Touch
12 25 (28.41%) Mobile App
13 24 (27.27%) E-Commerce
14 21 (23.86%) Apple
14 21 (23.86%) Mobile Development
14 21 (23.86%) User Experience
15 20 (22.73%) iPhone
15 20 (22.73%) REST
16 19 (21.59%) RESTful
16 19 (21.59%) Web Services
16 19 (21.59%) Degree
17 18 (20.45%) SQLite
17 18 (20.45%) OO
17 18 (20.45%) iPad
18 17 (19.32%) Continuous Integration
19 16 (18.18%) MongoDB
19 16 (18.18%) SQL
19 16 (18.18%) SOAP

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 5 (5.68%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
1 14 (15.91%) TestFlight
2 4 (4.55%) GitHub
3 3 (3.41%) iTunes
4 2 (2.27%) Firebase
5 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.14%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.82%) HTTP
2 2 (2.27%) Internet
3 1 (1.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.45%) SQLite
2 16 (18.18%) MongoDB
3 15 (17.05%) CouchDB
4 14 (15.91%) Azure SQL Database
4 14 (15.91%) MySQL
5 1 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.14%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 35 (39.77%) Xcode
2 28 (31.82%) Git (software)
3 7 (7.95%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.41%) Bitbucket
4 3 (3.41%) Subversion
5 2 (2.27%) Appium
5 2 (2.27%) JIRA
6 1 (1.14%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (1.14%) Calabash
6 1 (1.14%) CocoaPods
6 1 (1.14%) Hudson
6 1 (1.14%) Maven
General
1 9 (10.23%) Publishing
2 7 (7.95%) Finance
3 4 (4.55%) Games
3 4 (4.55%) Retail
4 3 (3.41%) Banking
5 1 (1.14%) Electronics
5 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.14%) Marketing
5 1 (1.14%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (45.45%) Cocoa
2 27 (30.68%) Cocoa Touch
3 20 (22.73%) REST
4 19 (21.59%) RESTful
4 19 (21.59%) Web Services
5 16 (18.18%) JSON
5 16 (18.18%) SOAP
6 9 (10.23%) XML
7 6 (6.82%) UIKit
8 5 (5.68%) HTML
9 4 (4.55%) Core Animation
9 4 (4.55%) iOS SDK
10 2 (2.27%) Node.js
10 2 (2.27%) PhoneGap
11 1 (1.14%) Apache Cordova
11 1 (1.14%) CSS3
11 1 (1.14%) HTML5
11 1 (1.14%) iPhone SDK
11 1 (1.14%) OAuth2
11 1 (1.14%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 25 (28.41%) Mobile App
2 21 (23.86%) User Experience
3 20 (22.73%) iPhone
4 18 (20.45%) iPad
5 15 (17.05%) Computer Science
6 6 (6.82%) Fintech
7 5 (5.68%) Animation
8 4 (4.55%) NHS
9 3 (3.41%) Apple TV
9 3 (3.41%) Wiki
10 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (2.27%) Smartphone
11 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
11 1 (1.14%) Physics
11 1 (1.14%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 86 (97.73%) Apple iOS
2 8 (9.09%) Android
3 2 (2.27%) Linux
4 1 (1.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (98.86%) iOS Development
2 50 (56.82%) TDD
3 49 (55.68%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (45.45%) Scrum
5 39 (44.32%) Unit Testing
6 27 (30.68%) BDD
7 24 (27.27%) E-Commerce
8 21 (23.86%) Mobile Development
9 18 (20.45%) OO
10 17 (19.32%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (18.18%) Software Engineering
12 15 (17.05%) OOD
12 15 (17.05%) Progressive Enhancement
12 15 (17.05%) Test Automation
13 7 (7.95%) Android Development
14 5 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (5.68%) Content Management
15 4 (4.55%) Automated Testing
15 4 (4.55%) Multithreading
15 4 (4.55%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 70 (79.55%) Objective-C
2 62 (70.45%) Apple Swift
3 16 (18.18%) SQL
4 12 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.41%) Java
5 3 (3.41%) Ruby
6 1 (1.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (21.59%) Degree
Vendors
1 21 (23.86%) Apple
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.27%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.14%) Appcelerator
3 1 (1.14%) Google
3 1 (1.14%) HP
3 1 (1.14%) SAP
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