The median contractor rate for a Senior iOS Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior iOS Developer
England / London
Rank 384 405 384
Rank change year-on-year +21 -21  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior iOS Developer 22 35 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 33 35
Median daily rate £475 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £425 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £356 £425
% change year-on-year +21.05% -16.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.60

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18466 21022 19969
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.85% 95.00% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 13132 15064 13780
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
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 242 284 366
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.29% -11.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.55 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Senior iOS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior iOS Developer in London

Senior iOS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior iOS Developer in London

Senior iOS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior iOS Developer in London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior iOS Developer in London

Senior iOS Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior iOS Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
City of London +4 4 £513 -
Senior iOS Developer
England

Senior iOS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Senior 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 London region featuring Senior iOS Developer in the job title.

1 51 (98.08%) iOS Development
1 51 (98.08%) Apple iOS
2 43 (82.69%) Apple Swift
3 40 (76.92%) Objective-C
4 33 (63.46%) TDD
5 28 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (36.54%) Git (software)
7 16 (30.77%) Unit Testing
8 15 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (28.85%) Mobile Development
9 13 (25.00%) REST
9 13 (25.00%) Pair Programming
10 12 (23.08%) Mobile App
11 11 (21.15%) Scrum
12 10 (19.23%) Cocoa
12 10 (19.23%) Android
13 9 (17.31%) iPhone
13 9 (17.31%) JSON
13 9 (17.31%) Apple
13 9 (17.31%) OO
13 9 (17.31%) E-Commerce
13 9 (17.31%) Jenkins
13 9 (17.31%) RESTful
14 8 (15.38%) Android Development
15 7 (13.46%) Cocoa Touch
15 7 (13.46%) CouchDB
15 7 (13.46%) iPad
15 7 (13.46%) Test Automation
15 7 (13.46%) MongoDB
15 7 (13.46%) Core Data

Senior iOS Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (1.92%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (9.62%) TestFlight
2 1 (1.92%) Firebase
2 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.92%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) HTTP
2 3 (5.77%) Network Security
3 1 (1.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) CouchDB
1 7 (13.46%) MongoDB
2 6 (11.54%) MySQL
3 5 (9.62%) Azure SQL Database
3 5 (9.62%) Mixpanel
3 5 (9.62%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 19 (36.54%) Git (software)
2 9 (17.31%) Jenkins
3 7 (13.46%) git-flow
4 6 (11.54%) CocoaPods
4 6 (11.54%) Xcode
5 5 (9.62%) CircleCI
5 5 (9.62%) Travis CI
6 4 (7.69%) JIRA
7 3 (5.77%) Subversion
8 1 (1.92%) Babel
8 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.92%) Gradle
8 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (7.69%) Retail
2 3 (5.77%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Games
3 1 (1.92%) Automotive
3 1 (1.92%) Back Office
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.00%) REST
2 10 (19.23%) Cocoa
3 9 (17.31%) JSON
3 9 (17.31%) RESTful
4 7 (13.46%) Cocoa Touch
4 7 (13.46%) Core Data
5 6 (11.54%) Web Services
6 5 (9.62%) SOAP
7 3 (5.77%) CSS
7 3 (5.77%) HTML
7 3 (5.77%) React Native
7 3 (5.77%) XML
8 2 (3.85%) iOS SDK
9 1 (1.92%) .NET
9 1 (1.92%) CSS3
9 1 (1.92%) HTML5
9 1 (1.92%) Node.js
9 1 (1.92%) Redux
9 1 (1.92%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Mobile App
2 9 (17.31%) iPhone
3 7 (13.46%) iPad
3 7 (13.46%) User Experience
4 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.85%) NHS
4 2 (3.85%) Social Network
4 2 (3.85%) Streaming Video
4 2 (3.85%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.92%) Fintech
5 1 (1.92%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 51 (98.08%) Apple iOS
2 10 (19.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (98.08%) iOS Development
2 33 (63.46%) TDD
3 28 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (30.77%) Unit Testing
5 15 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (28.85%) Mobile Development
6 13 (25.00%) Pair Programming
7 11 (21.15%) Scrum
8 9 (17.31%) E-Commerce
8 9 (17.31%) OO
9 8 (15.38%) Android Development
10 7 (13.46%) OOP
10 7 (13.46%) Software Engineering
10 7 (13.46%) Test Automation
11 6 (11.54%) Extreme Programming
12 5 (9.62%) Analytics
12 5 (9.62%) Continuous Deployment
12 5 (9.62%) Progressive Enhancement
12 5 (9.62%) Software Architecture
12 5 (9.62%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 43 (82.69%) Apple Swift
2 40 (76.92%) Objective-C
3 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.54%) SQL
4 3 (5.77%) Java
5 2 (3.85%) C#
6 1 (1.92%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.92%) C++
6 1 (1.92%) ECMAScript
6 1 (1.92%) ES6
6 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Apple
2 5 (9.62%) Coremetrics
3 2 (3.85%) Google
4 1 (1.92%) Facebook
Central London / West End
Morgan Mckinley
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago