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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior iOS Developer
Rank 597 591 608
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Senior iOS Developer 41 52 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.093% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.098% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 37 16
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £365 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £414 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.71% +27.30%
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
50636 53208 51071
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32918 33454 31276
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1521 2018 2067
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 1 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 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 1 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 -10 38 £475 +5.55% 25
London -17 29 £481 +6.94% 21
City of London +29 8 £494 +12.21% 9
West Yorkshire +5 3 £500 -
Bristol +4 3 £425 +3.03% 1
Yorkshire +3 3 £500 -
South West -1 3 £425 +3.03% 1
Leeds -2 3 £500 -
Glasgow - 3 £247 -
Scotland - 3 £247 - 1
North West -5 2 £475 +14.45% 1
Knutsford - 2 £475 -
Cheshire - 2 £475 -
Buckinghamshire +9 1 £425 +30.76%
South East +4 1 £425 +30.76%
High Wycombe - 1 £425 -

Senior iOS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 82 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 80 (97.56%) Apple iOS
3 64 (78.05%) Objective-C
4 55 (67.07%) Apple Swift
5 44 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (51.22%) TDD
7 35 (42.68%) Cocoa
8 34 (41.46%) Scrum
9 33 (40.24%) Xcode
9 33 (40.24%) Unit Testing
10 27 (32.93%) BDD
11 22 (26.83%) Cocoa Touch
11 22 (26.83%) Apple
12 21 (25.61%) Mobile App
12 21 (25.61%) User Experience
12 21 (25.61%) RESTful
13 20 (24.39%) Git (software)
13 20 (24.39%) Mobile Development
14 19 (23.17%) iPhone
15 18 (21.95%) E-Commerce
16 17 (20.73%) OO
16 17 (20.73%) Degree
17 16 (19.51%) iPad
18 15 (18.29%) OOD
19 14 (17.07%) Web Services
19 14 (17.07%) REST
20 13 (15.85%) Computer Science
21 12 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
22 11 (13.41%) SQLite
22 11 (13.41%) MongoDB

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 6 (7.32%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (10.98%) TestFlight
2 3 (3.66%) GitHub
2 3 (3.66%) iTunes
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.22%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) HTTP
2 1 (1.22%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.41%) MongoDB
1 11 (13.41%) SQLite
2 10 (12.20%) CouchDB
3 9 (10.98%) Azure SQL Database
3 9 (10.98%) MySQL
4 1 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 33 (40.24%) Xcode
2 20 (24.39%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.32%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.66%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.44%) Appium
5 2 (2.44%) CocoaPods
5 2 (2.44%) Subversion
6 1 (1.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (1.22%) JIRA
General
1 9 (10.98%) Publishing
2 8 (9.76%) Finance
3 5 (6.10%) Games
4 3 (3.66%) Banking
5 2 (2.44%) Retail
6 1 (1.22%) Electronics
6 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.22%) Marketing
6 1 (1.22%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (42.68%) Cocoa
2 22 (26.83%) Cocoa Touch
3 21 (25.61%) RESTful
4 14 (17.07%) REST
4 14 (17.07%) Web Services
5 11 (13.41%) JSON
6 10 (12.20%) SOAP
7 5 (6.10%) UIKit
7 5 (6.10%) XML
8 4 (4.88%) Core Animation
9 3 (3.66%) HTML
9 3 (3.66%) iOS SDK
10 2 (2.44%) PhoneGap
10 2 (2.44%) React Native
11 1 (1.22%) Apache Cordova
11 1 (1.22%) Corona SDK
11 1 (1.22%) CSS3
11 1 (1.22%) Mason
11 1 (1.22%) OAuth2
11 1 (1.22%) SpriteKit
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.61%) Mobile App
1 21 (25.61%) User Experience
2 19 (23.17%) iPhone
3 16 (19.51%) iPad
4 13 (15.85%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.10%) Animation
5 5 (6.10%) Fintech
5 5 (6.10%) NHS
6 3 (3.66%) Apple TV
6 3 (3.66%) Wiki
7 2 (2.44%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.22%) Physics
8 1 (1.22%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 80 (97.56%) Apple iOS
2 8 (9.76%) Android
3 2 (2.44%) Linux
4 1 (1.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 44 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (51.22%) TDD
4 34 (41.46%) Scrum
5 33 (40.24%) Unit Testing
6 27 (32.93%) BDD
7 20 (24.39%) Mobile Development
8 18 (21.95%) E-Commerce
9 17 (20.73%) OO
10 15 (18.29%) OOD
11 12 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (13.41%) Software Engineering
13 10 (12.20%) Progressive Enhancement
14 9 (10.98%) Test Automation
15 6 (7.32%) Android Development
15 6 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
15 6 (7.32%) Content Management
16 5 (6.10%) MVC
16 5 (6.10%) OOP
17 4 (4.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 64 (78.05%) Objective-C
2 55 (67.07%) Apple Swift
3 11 (13.41%) SQL
4 9 (10.98%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.66%) Java
6 1 (1.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (20.73%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (26.83%) Apple
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.44%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.22%) Appcelerator
3 1 (1.22%) Google
3 1 (1.22%) HP
3 1 (1.22%) SAP
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