The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 3 months to 23 June 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
England / North East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 121 -
Rank change year-on-year +70 -  
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.05% 0.25% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 0.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £369 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 - £39.00

iOS Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 491 1375 656
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 85.69% 85.99% 79.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 887 404
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 69 42
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.00 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.78% +74.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £26.00 £11.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

iOS Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing iOS Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for iOS Development in the North East

iOS Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iOS Development in the North East

iOS Development
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 23 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
Tyne and Wear +81 6 £369 +18.00%
iOS Development
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 North East region with a requirement for iOS Development.

1 8 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (75.00%) Android
2 6 (75.00%) Objective-C
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) Android Development
3 5 (62.50%) Mobile Development
4 4 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (37.50%) iOS SDK
5 3 (37.50%) XML
5 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (37.50%) QA
6 2 (25.00%) PHP
6 2 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (25.00%) OO
6 2 (25.00%) Xcode
6 2 (25.00%) JSON
7 1 (12.50%) iPhone
7 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 1 (12.50%) Open Source
7 1 (12.50%) HTML5
7 1 (12.50%) Mockito
7 1 (12.50%) React
7 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
7 1 (12.50%) Linked Data
7 1 (12.50%) Node.js
7 1 (12.50%) Open Source Development
7 1 (12.50%) OOD

iOS Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Xcode
2 1 (12.50%) jMock
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Mockito
General
1 1 (12.50%) Games
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) iOS Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Android Developer
4 3 (37.50%) iOS Android Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile Web Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) iOS SDK
2 3 (37.50%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) Node.js
4 1 (12.50%) React
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) Spring
4 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) iPhone
2 1 (12.50%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (75.00%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Android Development
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile Development
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) OOD
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source Development
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Objective-C
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA