Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 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.

Apple iOS SDK
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 227 234
Rank change year-on-year +30 +7 -39
Contract jobs citing iOS SDK 6 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.11% 0.073% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.26% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 12
North West median daily rate £439 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.24% +17.24% +3.57%
10th Percentile £369 £333 £299
90th Percentile £475 £450 £425
England median daily rate £450 £423 £420
% change year-on-year +6.51% +0.60% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year +73.61% - -

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 the North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1806 1929 2026
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 31.74% 28.33% 23.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1240 1356 1265
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -0.64% +14.71%
10th Percentile £295 £275 £275
90th Percentile £538 £500 £538
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 26 70
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% +0.98%
10th Percentile £18.38 £15.38 £16.16
90th Percentile £50.86 £44.88 £47.33
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

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 6 months to 24 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
Manchester +23 6 £439 +10.38% 1
iOS SDK
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 6 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 6 (100.00%) Apple Swift
2 5 (83.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (83.33%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) Android
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) Apple
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
5 1 (16.67%) Android Development

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:

Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
2 1 (16.67%) iOS Android Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 5 (83.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Android Development
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 6 (100.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Apple