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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior iOS Developer
UK
Rank 573 590 573
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Senior iOS Developer 24 39 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.075% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.079% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 34 33
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £358 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £394 £550
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -28.40%
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
42416 49363 49659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 95.02% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 27693 31769 30532
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1526 1656 1924
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

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 26 February 2017.

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 9 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 26 February 2017. 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 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 24 £450 - 19
London +10 21 £450 -4.00% 10
City of London +5 5 £500 -1.23% 4
North West +16 1 £450 - 3
South East +13 1 - -
Manchester +9 1 £450 - 2
South West +6 1 £413 +6.45% 1
Dorset - 1 £413 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -

Senior iOS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 71 (98.61%) Apple iOS
2 70 (97.22%) iOS Development
3 57 (79.17%) Objective-C
4 56 (77.78%) Apple Swift
5 42 (58.33%) TDD
6 41 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (40.28%) Git (software)
8 23 (31.94%) Scrum
9 22 (30.56%) REST
10 21 (29.17%) Mobile App
10 21 (29.17%) Unit Testing
11 19 (26.39%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (26.39%) Android
12 17 (23.61%) Android Development
12 17 (23.61%) Mobile Development
12 17 (23.61%) Cocoa
13 16 (22.22%) E-Commerce
14 15 (20.83%) JSON
15 14 (19.44%) Web Services
15 14 (19.44%) JavaScript
15 14 (19.44%) User Experience
16 13 (18.06%) Jenkins
16 13 (18.06%) RESTful
16 13 (18.06%) Apple
16 13 (18.06%) Software Engineering
16 13 (18.06%) Pair Programming
17 12 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
18 11 (15.28%) CouchDB
18 11 (15.28%) MongoDB
18 11 (15.28%) Test Automation

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 2 (2.78%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (12.50%) TestFlight
2 2 (2.78%) Firebase
2 2 (2.78%) Google Play
3 1 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.39%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) HTTP
1 3 (4.17%) Internet
2 2 (2.78%) Network Security
3 1 (1.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.28%) CouchDB
1 11 (15.28%) MongoDB
2 10 (13.89%) MySQL
3 9 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
3 9 (12.50%) SQLite
4 5 (6.94%) Mixpanel
Development Applications
1 29 (40.28%) Git (software)
2 13 (18.06%) Jenkins
3 10 (13.89%) Xcode
4 8 (11.11%) JIRA
4 8 (11.11%) Subversion
5 7 (9.72%) CocoaPods
6 6 (8.33%) git-flow
7 5 (6.94%) CircleCI
7 5 (6.94%) Travis CI
8 3 (4.17%) Calabash
9 2 (2.78%) Hudson
9 2 (2.78%) Maven
10 1 (1.39%) Babel
10 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.39%) Gradle
10 1 (1.39%) Selenium
10 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (11.11%) Retail
2 5 (6.94%) Games
3 4 (5.56%) Finance
4 3 (4.17%) Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Automotive
5 1 (1.39%) Back Office
5 1 (1.39%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.56%) REST
2 17 (23.61%) Cocoa
3 15 (20.83%) JSON
4 14 (19.44%) Web Services
5 13 (18.06%) RESTful
6 12 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
7 9 (12.50%) HTML
7 9 (12.50%) SOAP
8 8 (11.11%) Core Data
8 8 (11.11%) iOS SDK
9 7 (9.72%) CSS
9 7 (9.72%) HTML5
10 5 (6.94%) XML
11 4 (5.56%) CSS3
12 3 (4.17%) React Native
13 2 (2.78%) Android SDK
13 2 (2.78%) Node.js
14 1 (1.39%) .NET
14 1 (1.39%) PhoneGap
14 1 (1.39%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.17%) Mobile App
2 14 (19.44%) User Experience
3 9 (12.50%) iPhone
4 7 (9.72%) iPad
5 5 (6.94%) Fintech
6 3 (4.17%) Social Network
7 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.78%) NHS
8 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.39%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.39%) Social Media
8 1 (1.39%) Streaming Media
8 1 (1.39%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.39%) Video on Demand
8 1 (1.39%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 71 (98.61%) Apple iOS
2 19 (26.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (97.22%) iOS Development
2 42 (58.33%) TDD
3 41 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (31.94%) Scrum
5 21 (29.17%) Unit Testing
6 19 (26.39%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (23.61%) Android Development
7 17 (23.61%) Mobile Development
8 16 (22.22%) E-Commerce
9 13 (18.06%) Pair Programming
9 13 (18.06%) Software Engineering
10 11 (15.28%) Test Automation
11 9 (12.50%) OO
11 9 (12.50%) Progressive Enhancement
12 8 (11.11%) OOP
13 7 (9.72%) BDD
13 7 (9.72%) SOLID
14 5 (6.94%) Analytics
14 5 (6.94%) Continuous Deployment
14 5 (6.94%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 57 (79.17%) Objective-C
2 56 (77.78%) Apple Swift
3 14 (19.44%) JavaScript
4 10 (13.89%) SQL
5 8 (11.11%) Java
6 3 (4.17%) C#
6 3 (4.17%) C++
6 3 (4.17%) Ruby
7 1 (1.39%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.39%) ECMAScript
7 1 (1.39%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 13 (18.06%) Apple
2 5 (6.94%) Coremetrics
3 3 (4.17%) Google
4 2 (2.78%) Facebook
5 1 (1.39%) Kony
5 1 (1.39%) Twitter
5 1 (1.39%) Xamarin