Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for iOS SDK skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iOS SDK over the 6 months to 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Apple iOS SDK
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 714 760 683
Rank change year-on-year +46 -77 0
Contract jobs citing iOS SDK 95 107 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.37% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 94 98
England median daily rate £400 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £270 £315 £306
90th Percentile £525 £525 £613
UK median daily rate £400 £425 £414
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.72% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
England median hourly rate £41.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £41.50 - -

iOS SDK is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 28428 29296 28367
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.23% 28.87% 27.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 19713 20679 19001
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £308 £295 £269
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 371 388
England median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £36.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.33% +3.81% +3.21%
10th Percentile £15.63 £12.25 £15.19
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.50 £52.19
UK median hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year +8.00% +2.04% +5.00%

iOS SDK
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing iOS SDK as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for iOS SDK in England

iOS SDK
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iOS SDK in England

iOS SDK
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iOS SDK in England over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iOS SDK in England

iOS SDK
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iOS SDK in England

iOS SDK
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing iOS SDK in England over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for iOS SDK in England

iOS SDK
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iOS SDK within the England region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -29 40 £438 -2.78% 14
East of England +2 16 £275 -22.81% 4
South East +42 15 £388 +12.32%
North of England +68 14 £420 +12.00% 3
Yorkshire +36 8 £420 +40.00% 1
Midlands +25 8 £394 +23.53% 1
East Midlands - 7 £400 - 1
North East +59 4 £500 +60.00%
North West +33 2 £395 +5.40% 2
South West +6 2 £306 +2.08%
West Midlands +28 1 £350 +9.80%
iOS SDK
UK

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing iOS SDK also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for iOS SDK.

1 95 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 79 (83.16%) iOS Development
3 62 (65.26%) Objective-C
4 52 (54.74%) Apple Swift
5 48 (50.53%) Android
6 46 (48.42%) RESTful
6 46 (48.42%) Mobile App
7 44 (46.32%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (41.05%) Android Development
9 35 (36.84%) Android SDK
9 35 (36.84%) Java
10 34 (35.79%) Xcode
11 31 (32.63%) JSON
12 29 (30.53%) TDD
13 27 (28.42%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (26.32%) XML
15 24 (25.26%) User Experience
16 21 (22.11%) Mobile Development
16 21 (22.11%) Cocoa
16 21 (22.11%) Apple
17 20 (21.05%) Scrum
17 20 (21.05%) iPhone
18 17 (17.89%) Git (software)
19 15 (15.79%) OO
19 15 (15.79%) Core Data
20 14 (14.74%) Web Services
20 14 (14.74%) OOD
20 14 (14.74%) JavaScript
20 14 (14.74%) Banking
21 12 (12.63%) Pair Programming

iOS SDK
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.37%) Confluence
2 2 (2.11%) Alfresco
2 2 (2.11%) CMS
2 2 (2.11%) Drupal
2 2 (2.11%) Liferay
2 2 (2.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.05%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (2.11%) InVision
1 2 (2.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.53%) GitHub
2 3 (3.16%) Google Play
3 2 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.11%) Firebase
4 1 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.05%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.21%) VoIP
1 4 (4.21%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.05%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.05%) RFID
2 1 (1.05%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.11%) MySQL
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 34 (35.79%) Xcode
2 17 (17.89%) Git (software)
3 12 (12.63%) Jenkins
4 10 (10.53%) JUnit
5 9 (9.47%) git-flow
5 9 (9.47%) JIRA
6 7 (7.37%) Bitbucket
7 5 (5.26%) Android Studio
8 3 (3.16%) Subversion
9 2 (2.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (2.11%) CocoaPods
9 2 (2.11%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.11%) Gradle
9 2 (2.11%) Selenium
10 1 (1.05%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.05%) Capybara
10 1 (1.05%) CircleCI
10 1 (1.05%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.05%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.05%) Travis CI
General
1 14 (14.74%) Banking
2 10 (10.53%) Finance
3 8 (8.42%) Automotive
4 5 (5.26%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.11%) Advertising
5 2 (2.11%) Retail
6 1 (1.05%) Games
6 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 92 (96.84%) Developer
2 76 (80.00%) iOS Developer
3 35 (36.84%) Android Developer
4 23 (24.21%) iOS Android Developer
5 14 (14.74%) Mobile Developer
6 11 (11.58%) Applications Developer
6 11 (11.58%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 8 (8.42%) Senior Developer
7 8 (8.42%) Senior iOS Developer
8 7 (7.37%) Java Developer
9 6 (6.32%) Agile Developer
9 6 (6.32%) Java Android Developer
9 6 (6.32%) Objective-C Developer
10 4 (4.21%) C# Developer
10 4 (4.21%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.16%) Android Engineer
12 2 (2.11%) Java Software Developer
13 1 (1.05%) Java Applications Developer
13 1 (1.05%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (48.42%) RESTful
2 35 (36.84%) Android SDK
3 31 (32.63%) JSON
4 25 (26.32%) XML
5 21 (22.11%) Cocoa
6 15 (15.79%) Core Data
7 14 (14.74%) Web Services
8 12 (12.63%) REST
8 12 (12.63%) SOAP
9 11 (11.58%) HTML
10 10 (10.53%) Core Animation
11 9 (9.47%) iPhone SDK
12 8 (8.42%) Cocoa Touch
13 6 (6.32%) WebKit
14 4 (4.21%) .NET
14 4 (4.21%) PhoneGap
14 4 (4.21%) UIKit
15 2 (2.11%) Android NDK
15 2 (2.11%) jQuery
15 2 (2.11%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 46 (48.42%) Mobile App
2 24 (25.26%) User Experience
3 20 (21.05%) iPhone
4 9 (9.47%) Animation
4 9 (9.47%) iPad
5 5 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (4.21%) Fintech
7 2 (2.11%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.11%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.05%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.05%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.05%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (1.05%) Social Media
8 1 (1.05%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 95 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 48 (50.53%) Android
3 1 (1.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (83.16%) iOS Development
2 44 (46.32%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (41.05%) Android Development
4 29 (30.53%) TDD
5 27 (28.42%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (22.11%) Mobile Development
7 20 (21.05%) Scrum
8 15 (15.79%) OO
9 14 (14.74%) OOD
10 12 (12.63%) Pair Programming
11 11 (11.58%) MVC
12 10 (10.53%) OOA/OOD
12 10 (10.53%) Unit Testing
13 9 (9.47%) Push Notifications
14 7 (7.37%) B2C
14 7 (7.37%) Low Latency
15 6 (6.32%) BDD
15 6 (6.32%) SOLID
16 5 (5.26%) Dependency Management
16 5 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 62 (65.26%) Objective-C
2 52 (54.74%) Apple Swift
3 35 (36.84%) Java
4 14 (14.74%) JavaScript
5 10 (10.53%) C++
6 4 (4.21%) C#
7 2 (2.11%) Python
7 2 (2.11%) Ruby
8 1 (1.05%) Perl
8 1 (1.05%) PHP
8 1 (1.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.16%) Degree
2 2 (2.11%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 21 (22.11%) Apple
2 8 (8.42%) Atlassian
3 7 (7.37%) Xamarin
4 6 (6.32%) Google
5 4 (4.21%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.11%) IBM
6 2 (2.11%) OpenText
6 2 (2.11%) Oracle
7 1 (1.05%) Appcelerator
7 1 (1.05%) Facebook
7 1 (1.05%) Kony
7 1 (1.05%) Optimizely
7 1 (1.05%) SAP
7 1 (1.05%) Sencha
7 1 (1.05%) Telerik
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