Period
to 23 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 6 months to 23 March 2019 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 84 90 93
Rank change year-on-year +6 +3 +15
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 13 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.87% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 1
Reading median daily rate £400 £213 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +88.24% -34.62% -13.33%
10th Percentile £375 £206 £313
90th Percentile £425 £334 £338
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £213 £350
% change year-on-year +88.24% -39.29% -9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

iOS Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,288 1,078 1,164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 86.50% 84.62% 82.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 750 657 572
Reading median daily rate £463 £415 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.45% +0.61% +3.13%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £225
90th Percentile £621 £588 £549
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 25 47
Reading median hourly rate £43.75 £15.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +191.67% -16.67% -41.75%
10th Percentile £16.25 £11.25 £13.00
90th Percentile £55.88 £49.50 £56.39
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +29.63% -12.90% -28.07%

iOS Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing iOS Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for iOS Development in Reading

iOS Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iOS Development in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing iOS Development 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 Reading region with a requirement for iOS Development.

1 13 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (69.23%) OO
3 8 (61.54%) Apple Swift
3 8 (61.54%) Apple
3 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
4 7 (53.85%) Mobile App
5 6 (46.15%) Android Development
5 6 (46.15%) Android
6 5 (38.46%) Mobile Development
6 5 (38.46%) C++
6 5 (38.46%) OOD
6 5 (38.46%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (38.46%) Publishing
6 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
6 5 (38.46%) JIRA
6 5 (38.46%) QA
6 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
7 3 (23.08%) Objective-C
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) C#
7 3 (23.08%) Progressive Web App
7 3 (23.08%) React Native
7 3 (23.08%) Kotlin
8 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (15.38%) Skype
8 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (15.38%) React
8 2 (15.38%) User Experience
8 2 (15.38%) Ionic Framework

iOS Development
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) H.323
1 2 (15.38%) Skype
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
1 5 (38.46%) JIRA
General
1 5 (38.46%) Publishing
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) iOS Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (7.69%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) React Native
2 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Cordova
2 2 (15.38%) Ionic Framework
2 2 (15.38%) PhoneGap
2 2 (15.38%) React
2 2 (15.38%) WebRTC
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (46.15%) Android
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) OO
2 6 (46.15%) Android Development
3 5 (38.46%) Mobile Development
3 5 (38.46%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (38.46%) OOD
3 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Progressive Web App
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) High Availability
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (15.38%) OOP
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 2 (15.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Apple Swift
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) C++
3 3 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) Kotlin
3 3 (23.08%) Objective-C
4 2 (15.38%) C
4 2 (15.38%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) TypeScript
5 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Apple
2 2 (15.38%) Google
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft