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 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 230 210
Rank change year-on-year +13 -20  
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 33 41 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.42% 0.45% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.55% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 29
Median daily rate £400 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £463 £382
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +0.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £33.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 - £39.00

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 6447 7396 7617
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 82.98% 81.98% 80.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3769 4529 4403
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 233 274 265
Median hourly rate £31.00 £30.75 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.81% +18.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

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 22 June 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing iOS Development in the South East over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 June 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 -4 17 £388 -8.82% 2
Surrey +12 9 £400 +45.45% 1
Berkshire +16 4 £400 - 1
Hampshire +11 3 £325 -3.70% 9
East Sussex +1 1 £288 -
iOS Development
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 53 (94.64%) Apple iOS
2 33 (58.93%) Mobile App
3 28 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (48.21%) Android Development
4 27 (48.21%) Android
5 21 (37.50%) Apple Swift
6 20 (35.71%) Scrum
7 18 (32.14%) Web Services
8 17 (30.36%) Apple
9 16 (28.57%) Objective-C
9 16 (28.57%) Git (software)
9 16 (28.57%) Mobile Development
10 15 (26.79%) RESTful
10 15 (26.79%) iOS SDK
11 14 (25.00%) Banking
12 13 (23.21%) JSON
12 13 (23.21%) C#
13 12 (21.43%) XML
13 12 (21.43%) Xamarin
14 11 (19.64%) Test Automation
15 10 (17.86%) OO
16 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
16 9 (16.07%) TDD
16 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
16 9 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (16.07%) REST
16 9 (16.07%) git-flow
17 8 (14.29%) iPad
17 8 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
18 7 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server

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 3 (5.36%) CMS
2 2 (3.57%) Alfresco
2 2 (3.57%) Drupal
2 2 (3.57%) Liferay
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.79%) Joomla!
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Google Play
2 1 (1.79%) GitHub
2 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.07%) git-flow
3 7 (12.50%) NUnit
3 7 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.36%) Android Studio
4 3 (5.36%) Gradle
5 1 (1.79%) Babel
5 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.79%) Selenium
5 1 (1.79%) Subversion
5 1 (1.79%) Trac
5 1 (1.79%) Xcode
General
1 14 (25.00%) Banking
2 6 (10.71%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Games
3 1 (1.79%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (91.07%) Developer
2 29 (51.79%) iOS Developer
3 10 (17.86%) Applications Developer
3 10 (17.86%) Mobile Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Android Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Xamarin Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Designer
6 6 (10.71%) UI Designer
7 5 (8.93%) Agile Developer
7 5 (8.93%) UI/UX Designer
7 5 (8.93%) UX Designer
8 4 (7.14%) iOS Android Developer
9 3 (5.36%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (5.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Objective-C Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Senior Designer
9 3 (5.36%) UI Developer
9 3 (5.36%) UI/UX Developer
9 3 (5.36%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.14%) Web Services
2 15 (26.79%) iOS SDK
2 15 (26.79%) RESTful
3 13 (23.21%) JSON
4 12 (21.43%) XML
5 9 (16.07%) REST
6 6 (10.71%) SOAP
7 5 (8.93%) HTML
8 4 (7.14%) .NET
9 3 (5.36%) Ajax
9 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET
9 3 (5.36%) Mason
9 3 (5.36%) WinForms
10 2 (3.57%) CSS
10 2 (3.57%) Node.js
10 2 (3.57%) React
10 2 (3.57%) Redux
10 2 (3.57%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 1 (1.79%) Core Data
11 1 (1.79%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 33 (58.93%) Mobile App
2 8 (14.29%) iPad
3 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (10.71%) iPhone
5 5 (8.93%) User Experience
6 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
6 3 (5.36%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.79%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 53 (94.64%) Apple iOS
2 27 (48.21%) Android
3 3 (5.36%) Windows
4 1 (1.79%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (48.21%) Android Development
3 20 (35.71%) Scrum
4 16 (28.57%) Mobile Development
5 11 (19.64%) Test Automation
6 10 (17.86%) OO
7 9 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
7 9 (16.07%) TDD
8 8 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (8.93%) Document Management
10 4 (7.14%) Agile Testing
10 4 (7.14%) Exploratory Testing
11 3 (5.36%) Process Improvement
11 3 (5.36%) Release Management
11 3 (5.36%) Telematics
11 3 (5.36%) Web Development
11 3 (5.36%) Workflow
12 2 (3.57%) CRM
12 2 (3.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (37.50%) Apple Swift
2 16 (28.57%) Objective-C
3 13 (23.21%) C#
4 7 (12.50%) XAML
5 5 (8.93%) Java
5 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.36%) SQL
7 2 (3.57%) C++
8 1 (1.79%) C
8 1 (1.79%) ES6
8 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Docker
Vendors
1 17 (30.36%) Apple
2 12 (21.43%) Xamarin
3 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.93%) Google
5 2 (3.57%) IBM
5 2 (3.57%) OpenText
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle
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