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 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior iOS Developer
Rank 555 547 495
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -52
Contract jobs requiring a Senior iOS Developer 32 19 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.037% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.041% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 25
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£425 £350 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -15.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £300 £450
% change year-on-year
+83.33% -33.33%
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
48597 46888 42182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.43% 92.39% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 29825 27690 24082
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1851 1997 2274
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 3 March 2015.

Senior iOS Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior iOS Developer
Top 30 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 3 March 2015. 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
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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 +3 28 £425 +21.42% 12
London +20 24 £425 - 8
City of London +20 14 £406 +4.83% 3
Scotland - 4 £550 -
South East - 2 - - 1
South West - 2 £325 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £275 -
Cheltenham - 1 £275 -
Dartford - - - -
Derby - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Huntingdon - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
Bath - - - -
Bolton - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Cambridge - - - - 1
Chelmsford - - - -
Loughborough - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Slough - - - -
St Neots - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Watford - - - -
Wigan - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1

Senior iOS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 53 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 53 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 33 (62.26%) Objective-C
3 22 (41.51%) iPhone
4 19 (35.85%) iPad
5 17 (32.08%) Mobile App
5 17 (32.08%) JSON
6 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (26.42%) Web Services
8 12 (22.64%) REST
9 11 (20.75%) User Experience
10 10 (18.87%) OO
10 10 (18.87%) Finance
11 9 (16.98%) Scrum
11 9 (16.98%) Cocoa
12 8 (15.09%) Banking
12 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
12 8 (15.09%) Cocoa Touch
13 7 (13.21%) Android
13 7 (13.21%) HTTP
13 7 (13.21%) MVC
13 7 (13.21%) TDD
13 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
14 6 (11.32%) Degree
14 6 (11.32%) HTML
14 6 (11.32%) iOS SDK
15 5 (9.43%) RESTful
15 5 (9.43%) XML
15 5 (9.43%) Apple
15 5 (9.43%) Xcode

Senior iOS Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 2 (3.77%) CMS
1 2 (3.77%) WordPress
2 1 (1.89%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) HTTP
2 1 (1.89%) VPN
2 1 (1.89%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.89%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) iBeacon
2 1 (1.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.43%) Xcode
3 3 (5.66%) Subversion
4 1 (1.89%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.89%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 10 (18.87%) Finance
2 8 (15.09%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Marketing
3 2 (3.77%) Advertising
4 1 (1.89%) Games
4 1 (1.89%) Law
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.08%) JSON
2 14 (26.42%) Web Services
3 12 (22.64%) REST
4 9 (16.98%) Cocoa
5 8 (15.09%) Cocoa Touch
6 6 (11.32%) iOS SDK
6 6 (11.32%) HTML
7 5 (9.43%) XML
7 5 (9.43%) RESTful
8 4 (7.55%) Core Animation
8 4 (7.55%) HTML5
9 3 (5.66%) CSS
10 2 (3.77%) PhoneGap
11 1 (1.89%) Sencha Touch
11 1 (1.89%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (1.89%) OpenCV
11 1 (1.89%) OpenGL ES
11 1 (1.89%) XMPP
11 1 (1.89%) CSS3
11 1 (1.89%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (41.51%) iPhone
2 19 (35.85%) iPad
3 17 (32.08%) Mobile App
4 11 (20.75%) User Experience
5 4 (7.55%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
5 4 (7.55%) Animation
6 3 (5.66%) Streaming Media
7 2 (3.77%) Streaming Video
7 2 (3.77%) Visualisation
7 2 (3.77%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (3.77%) Over-the-Top Content
7 2 (3.77%) Social Media
8 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.89%) Social Network
8 1 (1.89%) SWIFT
8 1 (1.89%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (1.89%) Open Source
8 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.89%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (13.21%) Android
3 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.87%) OO
4 9 (16.98%) Scrum
5 7 (13.21%) MVC
5 7 (13.21%) TDD
6 4 (7.55%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (7.55%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (7.55%) Android Development
7 3 (5.66%) BDD
7 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.77%) Mobile Commerce
8 2 (3.77%) Project Management
8 2 (3.77%) Analytics
8 2 (3.77%) Kanban
9 1 (1.89%) UX Design
9 1 (1.89%) MVVM
9 1 (1.89%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.89%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 33 (62.26%) Objective-C
2 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.66%) C
3 3 (5.66%) C++
4 1 (1.89%) Java
4 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) VCP4
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Apple
2 2 (3.77%) Facebook
2 2 (3.77%) Twitter
2 2 (3.77%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.89%) Sencha
3 1 (1.89%) Appcelerator
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