Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 January 2018 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 144 155
Rank change year-on-year +4 +11 -30
Contract jobs citing iOS SDK 7 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.25% 0.032% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% 0.097% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
Manchester median daily rate £439 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.58% +13.85% -7.14%
10th Percentile £369 £345 £308
90th Percentile £475 £395 £399
North West median daily rate £439 £370 £325
% change year-on-year +18.58% +13.85% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

iOS SDK is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,062 1,033 1,020
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 37.61% 32.98% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 734 703 612
Manchester median daily rate £388 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.16% +12.31%
10th Percentile £290 £286 £273
90th Percentile £538 £500 £513
North West median daily rate £388 £388 £388
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 33
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £29.53 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.26% -6.27% +8.39%
10th Percentile £16.25 £14.95 £11.50
90th Percentile £43.20 £46.85 £42.00
North West median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £33.64
% change year-on-year -3.85% +15.93% +15.75%

iOS SDK
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for iOS SDK in Manchester

iOS SDK
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iOS SDK in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing iOS SDK also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for iOS SDK.

1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 7 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 7 (100.00%) Apple Swift
2 6 (85.71%) Mobile App
2 6 (85.71%) Objective-C
3 5 (71.43%) OO
4 3 (42.86%) Android
5 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
5 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) JSON
6 1 (14.29%) QA
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) Apple
6 1 (14.29%) Android Development

iOS SDK
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:

Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Android Developer
2 1 (14.29%) iOS Android Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (42.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 5 (71.43%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Apple Swift
2 6 (85.71%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Apple