Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 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 West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 172 171
Rank change year-on-year +8 -1 +18
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 33 32 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.59% 0.56% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.70% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 26 46
South West median daily rate £400 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £253 £286 £263
90th Percentile £470 £575 £438
England median daily rate £445 £425 £414
% change year-on-year +4.71% +2.72% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
South West median hourly rate - - £37.00
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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4528 4592 5262
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.34% 79.89% 79.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2855 3088 3565
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £257 £238 £255
90th Percentile £557 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £422
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.62% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 269 259
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -18.75% +47.70%
10th Percentile £12.04 £12.00 £14.05
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £49.35
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.70% +8.49% +18.42%

iOS Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 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
Bristol -19 16 £388 -22.50% 10
Wiltshire +8 9 £400 - 1
Dorset +13 7 £269 -23.43% 1
Devon - 1 £405 -
iOS Development
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 West region with a requirement for iOS Development.

1 33 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 25 (75.76%) Mobile App
3 17 (51.52%) Android
4 16 (48.48%) Objective-C
5 14 (42.42%) Android Development
6 13 (39.39%) Apple Swift
7 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
9 9 (27.27%) HTML
9 9 (27.27%) CSS
9 9 (27.27%) iOS SDK
10 7 (21.21%) Atlassian
11 6 (18.18%) Web Services
11 6 (18.18%) Android SDK
12 5 (15.15%) BDD
12 5 (15.15%) C#
12 5 (15.15%) .NET
12 5 (15.15%) Bluetooth
12 5 (15.15%) TDD
12 5 (15.15%) Web Development
13 4 (12.12%) JSON
13 4 (12.12%) Cocoa
13 4 (12.12%) Xcode
13 4 (12.12%) PHP
13 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
13 4 (12.12%) Xamarin
13 4 (12.12%) Mobile Development
14 3 (9.09%) SDLC
14 3 (9.09%) Data Structures
14 3 (9.09%) Cocoa Touch

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 (3.03%) Apache Solr
1 1 (3.03%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Bluetooth
2 1 (3.03%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Xcode
2 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) Android Studio
3 1 (3.03%) CocoaPods
3 1 (3.03%) git-flow
3 1 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Advertising
2 2 (6.06%) Electronics
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (90.91%) Developer
2 26 (78.79%) iOS Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Android Developer
4 7 (21.21%) iOS Android Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Xamarin Developer
6 1 (3.03%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Android Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Architect
6 1 (3.03%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) C++ Android Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) DevOps Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Digital Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Firmware Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) IoT Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Java Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Lead Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (3.03%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) CSS
1 9 (27.27%) HTML
1 9 (27.27%) iOS SDK
2 6 (18.18%) Android SDK
2 6 (18.18%) Web Services
3 5 (15.15%) .NET
4 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
4 4 (12.12%) Cocoa
4 4 (12.12%) JSON
5 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 3 (9.09%) Cocoa Touch
5 3 (9.09%) jQuery
5 3 (9.09%) UIKit
6 2 (6.06%) CSS3
6 2 (6.06%) HTML5
6 2 (6.06%) React
6 2 (6.06%) React Native
6 2 (6.06%) REST
6 2 (6.06%) SOAP
6 2 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (75.76%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 3 (9.09%) iPad
3 2 (6.06%) Social Media
4 1 (3.03%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (3.03%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (3.03%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 17 (51.52%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
3 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Android Development
2 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.15%) BDD
3 5 (15.15%) TDD
3 5 (15.15%) Web Development
4 4 (12.12%) Mobile Development
5 3 (9.09%) B2B
5 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.09%) MVC
5 3 (9.09%) OO
5 3 (9.09%) OOD
5 3 (9.09%) Performance Management
5 3 (9.09%) SDLC
5 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.06%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (6.06%) Push Notifications
6 2 (6.06%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) Objective-C
2 13 (39.39%) Apple Swift
3 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.15%) C#
5 4 (12.12%) PHP
6 2 (6.06%) Java
7 1 (3.03%) C
7 1 (3.03%) C++
7 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Atlassian
2 4 (12.12%) Xamarin
3 2 (6.06%) Apple
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) Sencha