Period
to 16 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 333 297 295
Rank change year-on-year -36 -2 -26
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 39 56 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.24% 0.36% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.44% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 20 62
South East median daily rate £400 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -9.68% +10.71%
10th Percentile £206 £290 £301
90th Percentile £503 £453 £550
England median daily rate £440 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £34.08 £36.51 £30.50
% change year-on-year -6.66% +19.70% +9.75%

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 13,722 12,657 14,711
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.80% 82.36% 80.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,312 7,581 8,807
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £265 £250 £250
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 415 506 619
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £23.59 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.98% -21.37% +62.16%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.06 £11.96
90th Percentile £50.25 £49.50 £52.50
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%

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 January 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 January 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 -31 18 £400 +14.29% 8
Hampshire +2 10 £356 +0.35% 8
Berkshire -6 9 £294 -18.97% 3
Buckinghamshire -47 8 £475 +18.75% 4
Surrey -20 7 £213 -57.50% 9
East Sussex -7 3 £375 - 1
West Sussex -8 2 £500 +53.85%
Oxfordshire -3 1 - - 1
Kent - 1 £325 -
iOS Development
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 39 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 26 (66.67%) Android
3 24 (61.54%) Android Development
4 19 (48.72%) Mobile App
5 15 (38.46%) Mobile Development
6 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 10 (25.64%) HTML
7 10 (25.64%) REST
7 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
8 9 (23.08%) Web Services
9 8 (20.51%) Scrum
9 8 (20.51%) Objective-C
9 8 (20.51%) Test Automation
10 7 (17.95%) Apple Swift
10 7 (17.95%) Xcode
10 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (17.95%) CSS
11 6 (15.38%) Java
11 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
11 6 (15.38%) Xamarin
11 6 (15.38%) AngularJS
12 5 (12.82%) Sass
12 5 (12.82%) LESS
12 5 (12.82%) Apache Cordova
12 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (12.82%) Finance
12 5 (12.82%) Bluetooth
12 5 (12.82%) React Native
13 4 (10.26%) React
13 4 (10.26%) webpack

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 1 (2.56%) Apache
1 1 (2.56%) JBoss
1 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) GitHub
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.95%) Xcode
3 4 (10.26%) Android Studio
3 4 (10.26%) gulp
3 4 (10.26%) webpack
4 3 (7.69%) GitLab
5 2 (5.13%) git-flow
6 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.56%) JIRA
6 1 (2.56%) TestRail
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Marketing
2 2 (5.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (69.23%) Developer
2 18 (46.15%) iOS Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Android Developer
5 4 (10.26%) iOS Android Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Applications Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Test Manager
6 3 (7.69%) UI Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce Manager
7 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Android Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Web Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) HTML
1 10 (25.64%) REST
2 9 (23.08%) Web Services
3 7 (17.95%) CSS
4 6 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 5 (12.82%) Apache Cordova
5 5 (12.82%) LESS
5 5 (12.82%) React Native
5 5 (12.82%) Sass
6 4 (10.26%) Angular 2
6 4 (10.26%) CSS3
6 4 (10.26%) HTML5
6 4 (10.26%) Ionic Framework
6 4 (10.26%) PhoneGap
6 4 (10.26%) React
6 4 (10.26%) RESTful
7 2 (5.13%) iOS SDK
7 2 (5.13%) Java EE
7 2 (5.13%) JSON
7 2 (5.13%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (48.72%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.56%) iPad
4 1 (2.56%) iPhone
4 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 26 (66.67%) Android
3 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Android Development
2 15 (38.46%) Mobile Development
3 8 (20.51%) Scrum
3 8 (20.51%) Test Automation
4 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.26%) Benchmarking
8 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.69%) Front End Development
8 3 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
8 3 (7.69%) User Stories
9 2 (5.13%) Change Control
9 2 (5.13%) Critical Path Analysis
9 2 (5.13%) Multithreading
9 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
9 2 (5.13%) Project Planning
9 2 (5.13%) Resource Management
9 2 (5.13%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (20.51%) Objective-C
3 7 (17.95%) Apple Swift
4 6 (15.38%) Java
5 3 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (2.56%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
1 4 (10.26%) Master's Degree
2 2 (5.13%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.13%) PMP
2 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) PMO
1 2 (5.13%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Xamarin
2 3 (7.69%) Apple
3 2 (5.13%) Demandware
3 2 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.56%) Adobe
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Perforce