The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
iOS Software Development
England / South East
Rank 221 239 201
Rank change year-on-year +18 -38  
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 24 25 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.31% 0.27% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.33% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 30
Median daily rate £388 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £325 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +3.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £38.75 £45.60
% change year-on-year -4.51% -15.02%  

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 South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6398 7492 7766
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 81.51% 81.26% 79.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3690 4606 4268
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 268 277
Median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.20% +21.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.75 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £61.00 £47.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

iOS Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South 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 South East

iOS Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iOS Development in the South East

iOS Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iOS Development in the South East over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iOS Development in the South East

iOS Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing iOS Development in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for iOS Development in the South East

iOS Development
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Buckinghamshire 0 10 £350 +7.69% 2
Hampshire +11 3 £435 +16.00% 1
Kent +9 3 £450 - 2
Surrey +9 2 £488 +21.87% 2
Berkshire - 2 £338 - 2
Middlesex +3 1 £301 -
Oxfordshire -13 1 £275 -21.42% 6
iOS Development
England

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 South East region with a requirement for iOS Development.

1 50 (89.29%) Apple iOS
2 35 (62.50%) Android
3 34 (60.71%) Android Development
4 23 (41.07%) Mobile App
5 16 (28.57%) Apple Swift
5 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (25.00%) XML
7 13 (23.21%) SQL
7 13 (23.21%) Scrum
7 13 (23.21%) iPhone
8 12 (21.43%) Objective-C
8 12 (21.43%) Mobile Development
9 11 (19.64%) Banking
9 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
9 11 (19.64%) HTML
9 11 (19.64%) Windows
9 11 (19.64%) Git (software)
9 11 (19.64%) RESTful
10 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
10 10 (17.86%) CSS
10 10 (17.86%) User Experience
10 10 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (16.07%) C#
11 9 (16.07%) iPad
12 8 (14.29%) Marketing
12 8 (14.29%) Direct Marketing
12 8 (14.29%) Oracle
12 8 (14.29%) Web Services
12 8 (14.29%) .NET
12 8 (14.29%) Linux

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Google Play
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.57%) GitHub
3 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 8 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.79%) Couchbase
3 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.79%) MySQL
3 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.71%) Xcode
3 3 (5.36%) Android Studio
3 3 (5.36%) Gradle
4 2 (3.57%) git-flow
5 1 (1.79%) NUnit
General
1 11 (19.64%) Banking
2 8 (14.29%) Marketing
3 7 (12.50%) Finance
4 5 (8.93%) Spanish Language
5 4 (7.14%) Advertising
6 3 (5.36%) Games
7 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (78.57%) Developer
2 23 (41.07%) iOS Developer
3 11 (19.64%) Designer
3 11 (19.64%) UI Designer
4 9 (16.07%) UI/UX Designer
4 9 (16.07%) UX Designer
5 6 (10.71%) Android Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Senior Designer
5 6 (10.71%) Senior UI Designer
6 5 (8.93%) Mobile Designer
6 5 (8.93%) Mobile UI Designer
7 4 (7.14%) Campaign Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Senior UI/UX Designer
7 4 (7.14%) Senior UX Designer
8 3 (5.36%) Applications Developer
8 3 (5.36%) CRM Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.36%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) XML
2 11 (19.64%) HTML
2 11 (19.64%) RESTful
3 10 (17.86%) CSS
4 8 (14.29%) .NET
4 8 (14.29%) Web Services
5 7 (12.50%) iOS SDK
6 6 (10.71%) JSON
7 3 (5.36%) Cocoa
7 3 (5.36%) Core Animation
7 3 (5.36%) SOAP
7 3 (5.36%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 2 (3.57%) Ajax
8 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.57%) Core Data
8 2 (3.57%) jQuery
8 2 (3.57%) REST
8 2 (3.57%) WPF
9 1 (1.79%) Django
9 1 (1.79%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (41.07%) Mobile App
2 13 (23.21%) iPhone
3 10 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (17.86%) User Experience
4 9 (16.07%) iPad
5 8 (14.29%) Mobile Banking
6 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.57%) Animation
8 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.79%) Mobile Games
8 1 (1.79%) Online Games
8 1 (1.79%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 50 (89.29%) Apple iOS
2 35 (62.50%) Android
3 11 (19.64%) Windows
4 8 (14.29%) Linux
4 8 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.79%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (60.71%) Android Development
2 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (23.21%) Scrum
4 12 (21.43%) Mobile Development
5 8 (14.29%) Direct Marketing
5 8 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
5 8 (14.29%) Project Management
6 7 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 7 (12.50%) TDD
7 5 (8.93%) Agile Testing
7 5 (8.93%) Automated Testing
7 5 (8.93%) OO
8 3 (5.36%) CRM
8 3 (5.36%) MVC
8 3 (5.36%) MVVM
8 3 (5.36%) Process Improvement
8 3 (5.36%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.57%) Apple Swift
2 13 (23.21%) SQL
3 12 (21.43%) Objective-C
4 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
5 9 (16.07%) C#
6 6 (10.71%) Java
7 5 (8.93%) C++
8 2 (3.57%) C
9 1 (1.79%) Python
9 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 8 (14.29%) Adobe
1 8 (14.29%) Oracle
2 7 (12.50%) Apple
3 6 (10.71%) Xamarin
4 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.14%) Google
6 1 (1.79%) Sitecore
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