The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 26 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 West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 127 96
Rank change year-on-year +1 -31  
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 9 13 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.33% 0.44% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.56% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 37
Median daily rate £403 £394 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% -4.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £271 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £429 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £37.00
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 West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2224 2327 2452
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.92% 78.83% 78.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1419 1538 1664
Median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 107 111
Median hourly rate £43.50 £35.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.53% -2.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £21.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

iOS Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

iOS Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iOS Development in the South West

iOS Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iOS Development in the South West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iOS Development in the South West

iOS Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iOS Development in the South West

iOS Development
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 26 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
Bristol -5 5 £425 +1.49% 4
Wiltshire +4 3 £338 - 4
Devon - 1 £405 -
iOS Development
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 West region with a requirement for iOS Development.

1 12 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) Android
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 4 (33.33%) Android Development
4 3 (25.00%) React
4 3 (25.00%) Mobile Development
4 3 (25.00%) Apple Swift
4 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (25.00%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) MVC
4 3 (25.00%) Atlassian
5 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (16.67%) RESTful
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (16.67%) Electronics
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Cocoa
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce

iOS Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (8.33%) Apache Solr
1 1 (8.33%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Android Studio
2 1 (8.33%) git-flow
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (8.33%) Xcode
General
1 2 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) iOS Developer
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate
3 1 (8.33%) IoT Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Junior
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Junior iOS Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior iOS Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) SOA Architect
3 1 (8.33%) SOA Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (25.00%) React
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (16.67%) Cocoa
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) iOS SDK
2 2 (16.67%) REST
2 2 (16.67%) RESTful
2 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) Ext JS
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) SAML
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) Symfony
3 1 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Android Development
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) BDD
3 3 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) B2B
5 1 (8.33%) B2C
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) SOA
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) UML
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) Apple Swift
4 2 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (8.33%) Apple
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Sencha
2 1 (8.33%) Xamarin