Period
to 22 January 2019

The median contractor rate for an iOS Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 85 95
Rank change year-on-year -3 +10 +5
Contract jobs requiring an iOS Developer 9 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.60% 0.16% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.17% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Reading median daily rate £400 £213 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +88.24% - -
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £213 -
% change year-on-year +88.24% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Reading
Contract vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 1,364 1,159 1,252
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.93% 93.47% 90.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 753 723 652
Reading median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £225 £256 £235
90th Percentile £588 £575 £563
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £414 £400
% change year-on-year +2.72% +3.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 34 75
Reading median hourly rate £40.00 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +166.67% +7.14% -47.17%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.90 £9.25
90th Percentile £55.00 £41.50 £50.31
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -25.00%

iOS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings that featured iOS Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for iOS Developer in Reading

iOS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iOS Developer in Reading

iOS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, iOS Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Reading region featuring iOS Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 9 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 7 (77.78%) Apple Swift
2 7 (77.78%) OO
2 7 (77.78%) Apple
3 6 (66.67%) Mobile App
4 5 (55.56%) Mobile Development
4 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
4 5 (55.56%) Publishing
4 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
4 5 (55.56%) JIRA
4 5 (55.56%) QA
4 5 (55.56%) OOD
4 5 (55.56%) C++
4 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 5 (55.56%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Android
5 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
5 2 (22.22%) Android Development
5 2 (22.22%) Kotlin
5 2 (22.22%) Progressive Web App
5 2 (22.22%) User Experience
6 1 (11.11%) Ionic Framework
6 1 (11.11%) React
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (11.11%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (11.11%) PhoneGap
6 1 (11.11%) React Native
6 1 (11.11%) C#

iOS Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (55.56%) JIRA
General
1 5 (55.56%) Publishing
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (11.11%) Ionic Framework
1 1 (11.11%) PhoneGap
1 1 (11.11%) React
1 1 (11.11%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (22.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 7 (77.78%) OO
3 5 (55.56%) Mobile Development
3 5 (55.56%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (55.56%) OOD
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Android Development
4 2 (22.22%) Progressive Web App
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Apple Swift
2 5 (55.56%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) Kotlin
3 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
4 1 (11.11%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Apple