Period
to 16 October 2018

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 6 months to 16 October 2018 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
England > South East
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 315 313 327
Rank change year-on-year -2 +14 -46
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 65 63 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.40% 0.39% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.46% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 36 23
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £325 £320 £288
90th Percentile £525 £491 £490
England median daily rate £463 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +8.82% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
South East median hourly rate - £33.75 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% +5.26%

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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 14,134 13,711 14,196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 85.91% 84.26% 83.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,511 8,166 8,638
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £275 £262 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 502 473 582
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - -4.26%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.28 £11.76
90th Percentile £51.23 £49.90 £50.00
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.99 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.97% +11.07% +3.52%

iOS Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing iOS Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 6 months to 16 October 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 16 October 2018. 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
Thames Valley -8 27 £375 -6.25% 16
Buckinghamshire +14 23 £371 -7.19% 3
Surrey -19 16 £519 +29.69% 12
Hampshire -9 11 £450 +38.46% 7
East Sussex +3 7 £400 +39.13% 4
West Sussex -6 4 £523 +30.81% 3
Oxfordshire +6 2 £375 - 3
Berkshire -8 2 £400 - 10
iOS Development
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for iOS Development.

1 65 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 37 (56.92%) Android
3 35 (53.85%) Android Development
4 31 (47.69%) Git (software)
4 31 (47.69%) Mobile App
5 25 (38.46%) Objective-C
6 24 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (35.38%) Apple Swift
8 22 (33.85%) Mobile Development
9 21 (32.31%) JavaScript
10 15 (23.08%) XML
10 15 (23.08%) iOS SDK
11 14 (21.54%) OO
12 13 (20.00%) REST
12 13 (20.00%) DevOps
12 13 (20.00%) User Experience
13 12 (18.46%) TDD
13 12 (18.46%) Scrum
14 11 (16.92%) Docker
14 11 (16.92%) React Native
15 10 (15.38%) HTML
15 10 (15.38%) jQuery
15 10 (15.38%) RESTful
16 9 (13.85%) Test Automation
16 9 (13.85%) Web Services
16 9 (13.85%) Xcode
16 9 (13.85%) React
16 9 (13.85%) Continuous Delivery
17 8 (12.31%) Problem-Solving
17 8 (12.31%) JSON

iOS Development
Co-occurring 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 2 (3.08%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (1.54%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (9.23%) GitHub
2 5 (7.69%) OpenShift
2 5 (7.69%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) SQLite
2 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 31 (47.69%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.85%) Xcode
3 8 (12.31%) Jenkins
4 7 (10.77%) TeamCity
5 5 (7.69%) CocoaPods
6 4 (6.15%) Appium
6 4 (6.15%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.15%) fastlane
7 3 (4.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (4.62%) Hudson
7 3 (4.62%) SoapUI
7 3 (4.62%) Subversion
8 2 (3.08%) JIRA
8 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.54%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.54%) GitLab
General
1 7 (10.77%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Marketing
3 3 (4.62%) Automotive
3 3 (4.62%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Advertising
4 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 52 (80.00%) Developer
2 31 (47.69%) iOS Developer
3 10 (15.38%) Mobile Developer
4 7 (10.77%) Senior Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Android Developer
5 6 (9.23%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) iOS Android Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Mobile Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) React Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Senior iOS Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Applications Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Angular Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Automation Tester
8 3 (4.62%) Designer
8 3 (4.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (4.62%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Mobile Tester
8 3 (4.62%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.08%) iOS SDK
1 15 (23.08%) XML
2 13 (20.00%) REST
3 11 (16.92%) React Native
4 10 (15.38%) HTML
4 10 (15.38%) jQuery
4 10 (15.38%) RESTful
5 9 (13.85%) React
5 9 (13.85%) Web Services
6 8 (12.31%) JSON
6 8 (12.31%) Node.js
7 7 (10.77%) AngularJS
8 6 (9.23%) HTML5
8 6 (9.23%) SOAP
9 5 (7.69%) Ajax
9 5 (7.69%) Apache Cordova
9 5 (7.69%) Cocoa
9 5 (7.69%) Cocoa Touch
9 5 (7.69%) Core Data
10 4 (6.15%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 31 (47.69%) Mobile App
2 13 (20.00%) User Experience
3 6 (9.23%) iPhone
4 5 (7.69%) iPad
4 5 (7.69%) Social Media
5 4 (6.15%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.08%) Animation
6 2 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (3.08%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.54%) Motion Graphics
7 1 (1.54%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 65 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 37 (56.92%) Android
3 3 (4.62%) Windows
4 2 (3.08%) Linux
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (53.85%) Android Development
2 24 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (33.85%) Mobile Development
4 14 (21.54%) OO
5 13 (20.00%) DevOps
6 12 (18.46%) Scrum
6 12 (18.46%) TDD
7 9 (13.85%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (13.85%) Test Automation
8 8 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (12.31%) Mobile Application Development
8 8 (12.31%) MVC
8 8 (12.31%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (10.77%) Web Development
10 5 (7.69%) E-Commerce
10 5 (7.69%) Kanban
10 5 (7.69%) Microservices
11 4 (6.15%) Front End Development
11 4 (6.15%) Mentoring
11 4 (6.15%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (38.46%) Objective-C
2 23 (35.38%) Apple Swift
3 21 (32.31%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.31%) Java
5 6 (9.23%) Go
6 5 (7.69%) ES6
7 4 (6.15%) C#
8 3 (4.62%) SQL
9 1 (1.54%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.54%) PHP
9 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.54%) Degree
1 1 (1.54%) Master's Degree
1 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 11 (16.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.54%) HockeyApp
2 1 (1.54%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (10.77%) Apple
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.62%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.54%) Adobe
3 1 (1.54%) DoubleClick
3 1 (1.54%) Sencha