The median contractor rate for a iOS Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 30 March 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
London / City of London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 149 161
Rank change year-on-year +21 +12  
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 23 14 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.74% 0.41% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.43% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 28
Median daily rate £450 £500 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +29.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £38.75 £39.90
% change year-on-year -4.51% -2.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2952 3240 4937
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.16% 95.18% 96.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2287 2586 3734
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £308 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 47 71
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.97% +8.08%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £47.50 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

iOS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured iOS Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for iOS Developer in the City of London

iOS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iOS Developer in the City of London

iOS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iOS Developer in the City of London over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iOS Developer in the City of London

iOS Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Developer in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for iOS Developer in the City of London

iOS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 City of London region featuring iOS Developer in the job title.

1 40 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 39 (97.50%) iOS Development
3 32 (80.00%) Apple Swift
4 27 (67.50%) Objective-C
5 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (47.50%) REST
7 16 (40.00%) TDD
8 13 (32.50%) Web Services
9 12 (30.00%) Mobile App
9 12 (30.00%) Scrum
10 11 (27.50%) Cocoa
11 10 (25.00%) SOAP
11 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (25.00%) Android
12 9 (22.50%) Mobile Development
13 8 (20.00%) Android Development
13 8 (20.00%) Test Automation
13 8 (20.00%) MongoDB
13 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
13 8 (20.00%) Unit Testing
13 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
14 7 (17.50%) MySQL
14 7 (17.50%) JSON
14 7 (17.50%) Software Engineering
14 7 (17.50%) RESTful
15 6 (15.00%) CouchDB
15 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
15 6 (15.00%) Azure SQL Database
15 6 (15.00%) iPad
15 6 (15.00%) Progressive Enhancement

iOS Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (2.50%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (15.00%) TestFlight
2 1 (2.50%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
1 1 (2.50%) Network Security
1 1 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 7 (17.50%) MySQL
3 6 (15.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (15.00%) CouchDB
3 6 (15.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.50%) Xcode
3 2 (5.00%) Capybara
3 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.00%) JIRA
3 2 (5.00%) JUnit
3 2 (5.00%) Maven
3 2 (5.00%) Selenium
4 1 (2.50%) Android Studio
4 1 (2.50%) Ant
4 1 (2.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (2.50%) git-flow
General
1 5 (12.50%) Banking
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.50%) Games
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (47.50%) REST
2 13 (32.50%) Web Services
3 11 (27.50%) Cocoa
4 10 (25.00%) SOAP
5 7 (17.50%) JSON
5 7 (17.50%) RESTful
6 6 (15.00%) Cocoa Touch
6 6 (15.00%) Core Data
7 5 (12.50%) CSS
7 5 (12.50%) HTML
8 4 (10.00%) Apache Cordova
8 4 (10.00%) iOS SDK
8 4 (10.00%) PhoneGap
8 4 (10.00%) React Native
9 3 (7.50%) CSS3
9 3 (7.50%) HTML5
9 3 (7.50%) React
10 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
10 2 (5.00%) Ember.js
10 2 (5.00%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (15.00%) iPad
2 6 (15.00%) iPhone
2 6 (15.00%) User Experience
3 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.00%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) NHS
5 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.50%) Social Media
5 1 (2.50%) Streaming Video
5 1 (2.50%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 10 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (97.50%) iOS Development
2 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (40.00%) TDD
4 12 (30.00%) Scrum
5 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (22.50%) Mobile Development
7 8 (20.00%) Android Development
7 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 8 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 8 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 7 (17.50%) Software Engineering
9 6 (15.00%) OO
9 6 (15.00%) Progressive Enhancement
10 4 (10.00%) Automated Testing
10 4 (10.00%) Cross-Platform Development
10 4 (10.00%) OOP
11 3 (7.50%) Workflow
12 2 (5.00%) Kanban
12 2 (5.00%) Telematics
12 2 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (80.00%) Apple Swift
2 27 (67.50%) Objective-C
3 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.00%) SQL
4 3 (7.50%) Java
5 1 (2.50%) C++
5 1 (2.50%) Python
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Apple
2 4 (10.00%) Xamarin
3 3 (7.50%) Telerik
4 2 (5.00%) Google
5 1 (2.50%) Appcelerator
5 1 (2.50%) Kony
5 1 (2.50%) Sencha
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