Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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.

iOS Software Development
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 312 333 294
Rank change year-on-year +21 -39 -2
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 60 45 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.36% 0.27% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.33% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 19 68
South East median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £206 £274 £307
90th Percentile £496 £455 £550
England median daily rate £445 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +4.71% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South East median hourly rate £27.50 - -
England median hourly rate £33.54 £36.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year -6.83% +16.13% -31.11%

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 13848 13626 15658
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.83% 82.61% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8310 8240 9341
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £535
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 457 544 607
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.13 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.21% +2.36% +51.43%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.58 £48.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +8.53% +18.42%

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 20 November 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 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 20 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
Thames Valley +20 41 £400 +18.52% 8
Buckinghamshire -2 28 £400 +3.23%
Berkshire +8 12 £388 +10.71% 5
Surrey -10 7 £213 -57.50% 2
Hampshire +8 6 £213 -29.17% 3
East Sussex -5 3 £375 - 4
West Sussex -16 2 £400 +14.29%
Oxfordshire +1 1 - - 3
Kent -18 1 £325 -
Sussex - 1 - -
iOS Development
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 58 (96.67%) Apple iOS
2 28 (46.67%) Mobile App
3 27 (45.00%) Apple Swift
4 24 (40.00%) Android Development
4 24 (40.00%) Android
4 24 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (35.00%) Mobile Development
6 20 (33.33%) Objective-C
7 16 (26.67%) Web Services
8 14 (23.33%) Apple
8 14 (23.33%) Git (software)
8 14 (23.33%) REST
9 13 (21.67%) RESTful
9 13 (21.67%) JSON
9 13 (21.67%) Scrum
9 13 (21.67%) Finance
10 11 (18.33%) Software Engineering
10 11 (18.33%) iOS SDK
11 10 (16.67%) Xamarin
11 10 (16.67%) TDD
11 10 (16.67%) XML
11 10 (16.67%) SOAP
11 10 (16.67%) Java
12 9 (15.00%) HTML
13 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
13 8 (13.33%) OO
14 7 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (11.67%) git-flow
15 6 (10.00%) Test Automation
15 6 (10.00%) MVVM

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 (3.33%) Alfresco
1 2 (3.33%) CMS
1 2 (3.33%) Drupal
1 2 (3.33%) Liferay
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.67%) JBoss
2 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) GitHub
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) MySQL
2 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (23.33%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.67%) git-flow
3 3 (5.00%) GitLab
3 3 (5.00%) NUnit
3 3 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.00%) Xcode
4 1 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.67%) JIRA
4 1 (1.67%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.67%) Selenium
4 1 (1.67%) Subversion
4 1 (1.67%) TestRail
General
1 13 (21.67%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Banking
3 4 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Marketing
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (78.33%) Developer
2 36 (60.00%) iOS Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) Android Developer
5 3 (5.00%) Applications Developer
5 3 (5.00%) E-Commerce Manager
5 3 (5.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 3 (5.00%) iOS Android Developer
5 3 (5.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 3 (5.00%) Objective-C Developer
5 3 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.00%) UI Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) Web Manager
5 3 (5.00%) Web Project Manager
5 3 (5.00%) Xamarin Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Senior E-Commerce Manager
6 2 (3.33%) Senior iOS Android Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Senior Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.67%) Web Services
2 14 (23.33%) REST
3 13 (21.67%) JSON
3 13 (21.67%) RESTful
4 11 (18.33%) iOS SDK
5 10 (16.67%) SOAP
5 10 (16.67%) XML
6 9 (15.00%) HTML
7 6 (10.00%) .NET
8 4 (6.67%) Java EE
8 4 (6.67%) WSDL
9 3 (5.00%) React
9 3 (5.00%) React Native
10 2 (3.33%) Ajax
10 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
10 2 (3.33%) Core Data
10 2 (3.33%) CSS
10 2 (3.33%) Mason
10 2 (3.33%) Node.js
10 2 (3.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 28 (46.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.00%) iPad
4 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.33%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) iPhone
5 1 (1.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 58 (96.67%) Apple iOS
2 24 (40.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (40.00%) Android Development
2 21 (35.00%) Mobile Development
3 13 (21.67%) Scrum
4 11 (18.33%) Software Engineering
5 10 (16.67%) TDD
6 8 (13.33%) OO
7 7 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.00%) CRM
8 6 (10.00%) MVVM
8 6 (10.00%) Test Automation
9 5 (8.33%) E-Commerce
10 4 (6.67%) Document Management
10 4 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
10 4 (6.67%) MVC
10 4 (6.67%) Re-Platforming
11 3 (5.00%) Open Source
11 3 (5.00%) Project Planning
11 3 (5.00%) Unit Testing
12 2 (3.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 27 (45.00%) Apple Swift
2 20 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 10 (16.67%) Java
4 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.33%) C#
6 4 (6.67%) PHP
7 3 (5.00%) XAML
8 1 (1.67%) C++
8 1 (1.67%) ECMAScript
8 1 (1.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Degree
1 2 (3.33%) PMI Certification
1 2 (3.33%) PMP
1 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Apple
2 10 (16.67%) Xamarin
3 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.67%) Demandware
4 4 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.33%) IBM
5 2 (3.33%) OpenText
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle
6 1 (1.67%) Adobe
6 1 (1.67%) Perforce