The median contractor rate for an iOS Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 25 June 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
England / East of England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 122 140
Rank change year-on-year -3 +18  
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 7 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.30% 0.12% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.13% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
Median daily rate £350 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £375
% change year-on-year -3.84% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £41.50 - £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 - £40.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2159 2398 2905
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 93.83% 96.15% 95.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1254 1368 1729
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 191 255
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -2.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

iOS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured iOS Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for iOS Developer in the East of England

iOS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iOS Developer in the East of England

iOS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iOS Developer in the East of England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iOS Developer in the East of England

iOS Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iOS Developer in the East of England

iOS Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing iOS Developer in the East of England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for iOS Developer in the East of England

iOS Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Bedfordshire - 3 £350 -
Essex - 3 £450 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £400 - 1
iOS Developer
England

iOS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 East of England region featuring iOS Developer in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 27 (93.10%) Apple iOS
3 20 (68.97%) Objective-C
3 20 (68.97%) Mobile App
4 16 (55.17%) XML
4 16 (55.17%) iOS SDK
5 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
5 15 (51.72%) Apple Swift
6 14 (48.28%) TDD
6 14 (48.28%) Pair Programming
7 13 (44.83%) RESTful
7 13 (44.83%) Xcode
8 12 (41.38%) Cocoa
8 12 (41.38%) HTML
8 12 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (37.93%) Android
9 11 (37.93%) C++
9 11 (37.93%) Android Development
9 11 (37.93%) Core Data
10 10 (34.48%) Jenkins
10 10 (34.48%) iPhone
10 10 (34.48%) JSON
11 9 (31.03%) iPhone SDK
11 9 (31.03%) Animation
11 9 (31.03%) Core Animation
11 9 (31.03%) GitHub
11 9 (31.03%) JUnit
11 9 (31.03%) OOA/OOD
11 9 (31.03%) OOD
11 9 (31.03%) MVC

iOS Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) VoIP
1 4 (13.79%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Xcode
2 10 (34.48%) Jenkins
3 9 (31.03%) JUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 8 (27.59%) Automotive
2 7 (24.14%) Manufacturing
3 4 (13.79%) Finance
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Publishing
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) iOS SDK
1 16 (55.17%) XML
2 13 (44.83%) RESTful
3 12 (41.38%) Cocoa
3 12 (41.38%) HTML
4 11 (37.93%) Core Data
5 10 (34.48%) JSON
6 9 (31.03%) Core Animation
6 9 (31.03%) iPhone SDK
7 4 (13.79%) Android SDK
7 4 (13.79%) Web Services
7 4 (13.79%) Xamarin.iOS
8 2 (6.90%) HTML5
9 1 (3.45%) Cocoa Touch
9 1 (3.45%) jQuery
9 1 (3.45%) REST
9 1 (3.45%) SOAP
9 1 (3.45%) UIKit
9 1 (3.45%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 20 (68.97%) Mobile App
2 10 (34.48%) iPhone
3 9 (31.03%) Animation
4 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.45%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (93.10%) Apple iOS
2 11 (37.93%) Android
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 14 (48.28%) Pair Programming
2 14 (48.28%) TDD
3 12 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (37.93%) Android Development
5 9 (31.03%) MVC
5 9 (31.03%) OOA/OOD
5 9 (31.03%) OOD
5 9 (31.03%) Push Notifications
6 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
6 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
7 4 (13.79%) IT Strategy
7 4 (13.79%) OO
7 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (13.79%) Wireframes
8 3 (10.34%) Mobile Development
9 2 (6.90%) Scrum
10 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) Objective-C
2 15 (51.72%) Apple Swift
2 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
3 11 (37.93%) C++
4 5 (17.24%) Java
5 4 (13.79%) C#
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Xamarin
2 2 (6.90%) Apple
3 1 (3.45%) SAP