The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 3 months to 29 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.

Apple iOS SDK
England > North West
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 161 148
Rank change year-on-year +24 -13  
Contract jobs citing iOS SDK 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.034% 0.080% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.31% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
North West median daily rate £240 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.52% +21.42%  
10th Percentile £235 £340 £285
90th Percentile £245 £450 £415
England median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the North West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 889 962 820
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 30.07% 25.59% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2240 2609 2164
North West median daily rate £388 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.64% +4.00%  
10th Percentile £300 £294 £275
90th Percentile £488 £526 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 49 45
North West median hourly rate £41.25 £28.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.73% -32.94%  
10th Percentile £25.60 £18.80 £16.16
90th Percentile £50.00 £45.00 £57.25
England median hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £37.45
% change year-on-year +15.27% -3.87%  

iOS SDK
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing iOS SDK as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for iOS SDK in the North West

iOS SDK
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iOS SDK in the North West

iOS SDK
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Manchester +14 1 £240 -38.06% 1
iOS SDK
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 North West region with a requirement for iOS SDK.

1 2 (100.00%) Xcode
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) PhoneGap
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Google Maps API

iOS SDK
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (100.00%) Xcode
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (50.00%) Google Maps API
1 1 (50.00%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google
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