Period
to 22 November 2017

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

iOS Software Development
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 132 109
Rank change year-on-year +28 -23 -15
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 41 30 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.39% 0.85% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 1.01% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 25 34
Manchester median daily rate £365 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.12% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £310 £340 £272
90th Percentile £475 £483 £443
North West median daily rate £360 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -15.29% +13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

iOS Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2394 2979 3030
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.10% 83.92% 80.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1531 1894 1794
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.22%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £530
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 56 78
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.75% -21.79% +30.00%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.54 £11.00
90th Percentile £45.30 £40.00 £42.15
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
% change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +74.40%

iOS Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing iOS Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for iOS Development in Manchester

iOS Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iOS Development in Manchester

iOS Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iOS Development in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iOS Development in Manchester

iOS Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iOS Development in Manchester

iOS Development
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iOS Development within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
Stockport +4 2 £350 -17.65%
Bury - 1 - -
iOS Development
North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing iOS Development 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 Manchester region with a requirement for iOS Development.

1 40 (97.56%) Apple iOS
2 28 (68.29%) Apple Swift
3 21 (51.22%) Mobile App
4 18 (43.90%) Objective-C
5 14 (34.15%) Apple
5 14 (34.15%) Android
6 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (24.39%) Xcode
7 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
8 9 (21.95%) E-Commerce
8 9 (21.95%) JSON
8 9 (21.95%) Android Development
8 9 (21.95%) User Experience
8 9 (21.95%) Mobile Development
9 8 (19.51%) Unit Testing
9 8 (19.51%) Kanban
9 8 (19.51%) Scrum
10 7 (17.07%) OO
10 7 (17.07%) TDD
11 6 (14.63%) Retail
11 6 (14.63%) iOS SDK
11 6 (14.63%) Xamarin
12 5 (12.20%) Greenfield Project
13 4 (9.76%) CSS
13 4 (9.76%) HTML
13 4 (9.76%) MVC
13 4 (9.76%) Cocoa
14 3 (7.32%) Legal
14 3 (7.32%) C#
14 3 (7.32%) XSLT

iOS Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Xcode
2 1 (2.44%) Ant
2 1 (2.44%) CocoaPods
2 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.44%) Maven
General
1 6 (14.63%) Retail
2 3 (7.32%) Legal
3 2 (4.88%) Games
4 1 (2.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (95.12%) Developer
2 33 (80.49%) iOS Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Applications Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Xamarin Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Android Developer
6 2 (4.88%) iOS Android Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.44%) Games Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Junior
7 1 (2.44%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Junior iOS Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Lead iOS Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Mobile Games Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) JSON
2 6 (14.63%) iOS SDK
3 4 (9.76%) Cocoa
3 4 (9.76%) CSS
3 4 (9.76%) HTML
4 3 (7.32%) Xamarin.iOS
4 3 (7.32%) XSLT
5 2 (4.88%) .NET
5 2 (4.88%) Cocoa Touch
5 2 (4.88%) Web Services
6 1 (2.44%) .NET Core
6 1 (2.44%) Core Data
6 1 (2.44%) QuartzCore
6 1 (2.44%) React
6 1 (2.44%) React Native
6 1 (2.44%) ReactiveX
6 1 (2.44%) RxSwift
6 1 (2.44%) SOAP
6 1 (2.44%) UIKit
6 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (51.22%) Mobile App
2 9 (21.95%) User Experience
3 5 (12.20%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.88%) iPad
4 2 (4.88%) iPhone
5 1 (2.44%) Animation
5 1 (2.44%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Mobile Games
5 1 (2.44%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 40 (97.56%) Apple iOS
2 14 (34.15%) Android
3 3 (7.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.95%) Android Development
2 9 (21.95%) E-Commerce
2 9 (21.95%) Mobile Development
3 8 (19.51%) Kanban
3 8 (19.51%) Scrum
3 8 (19.51%) Unit Testing
4 7 (17.07%) OO
4 7 (17.07%) TDD
5 4 (9.76%) MVC
6 2 (4.88%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (2.44%) BDD
7 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.44%) Front End Development
7 1 (2.44%) Game Development
7 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.44%) Open Source
7 1 (2.44%) Performance Testing
7 1 (2.44%) Physics
7 1 (2.44%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (68.29%) Apple Swift
2 18 (43.90%) Objective-C
3 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.32%) C#
5 1 (2.44%) C
5 1 (2.44%) C++
5 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Apple
2 6 (14.63%) Xamarin