Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an iOS Developer was £390 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

iOS Developer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 89 89
Rank change year-on-year -17 0 +18
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 14 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.71% 1.18% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 1.24% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 17
Bristol median daily rate £390 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.00% +25.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £325 £295 £290
90th Percentile £503 £575 £438
South West median daily rate £383 £438 £380
% change year-on-year -12.57% +15.13% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £39.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 1876 1612 1663
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.94% 94.94% 95.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1288 1143 1227
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £213 £231 £235
90th Percentile £525 £550 £538
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 79 82
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +48.48% -
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.03 £47.50 £41.50
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +24.00% -16.67% +50.00%

iOS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured iOS Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for iOS Developer in Bristol

iOS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing iOS Developer in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for iOS Developer in Bristol

iOS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iOS Developer in Bristol over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iOS Developer in Bristol

iOS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 across the Bristol region featuring iOS Developer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 14 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 9 (64.29%) Mobile App
2 9 (64.29%) Objective-C
3 7 (50.00%) Android
3 7 (50.00%) Apple Swift
4 6 (42.86%) iOS SDK
5 5 (35.71%) Android Development
6 4 (28.57%) Data Structures
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) Marketing
6 4 (28.57%) Cocoa
6 4 (28.57%) Bluetooth
6 4 (28.57%) Web Services
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
7 3 (21.43%) CSS
7 3 (21.43%) C#
7 3 (21.43%) HTML
7 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 3 (21.43%) .NET
7 3 (21.43%) OO
7 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
7 3 (21.43%) OOD
7 3 (21.43%) Xcode
7 3 (21.43%) Electronics
7 3 (21.43%) Web Development
7 3 (21.43%) Android SDK
7 3 (21.43%) iPad
7 3 (21.43%) Cocoa Touch
7 3 (21.43%) UIKit

iOS Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Xcode
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) CocoaPods
General
1 4 (28.57%) Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) Electronics
3 2 (14.29%) Advertising
3 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) iOS SDK
2 4 (28.57%) Cocoa
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
3 3 (21.43%) .NET
3 3 (21.43%) Android SDK
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 3 (21.43%) Cocoa Touch
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 3 (21.43%) UIKit
4 2 (14.29%) REST
4 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (7.14%) OpenGL
5 1 (7.14%) React Native
5 1 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Mobile App
2 4 (28.57%) Data Structures
3 3 (21.43%) iPad
4 2 (14.29%) Social Media
5 1 (7.14%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (7.14%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (7.14%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (50.00%) Android
3 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 5 (35.71%) Android Development
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 3 (21.43%) OO
4 3 (21.43%) OOD
4 3 (21.43%) Web Development
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 2 (14.29%) Push Notifications
6 1 (7.14%) BDD
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Functional Programming
6 1 (7.14%) Memory Management
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Objective-C
2 7 (50.00%) Apple Swift
3 3 (21.43%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Xamarin
2 2 (14.29%) Apple
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Atlassian