The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 27 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 101 113
Rank change year-on-year +18 +12  
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 20 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.39% 0.93% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 1.06% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 3
Median daily rate £400 £413 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +19.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £376 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £483 £357
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1242 1795 1801
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 86.49% 87.48% 85.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 834 1234 1288
Median daily rate £403 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +18.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 18 30
Median hourly rate £10.89 £14.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.93% -58.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.79 £10.20 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.99 £170.00 £45.00
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 West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

iOS Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iOS Development in West Yorkshire

iOS Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iOS Development in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iOS Development in West Yorkshire

iOS Development
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Leeds +18 18 £400 -3.03% 5
Bradford +10 2 £300 -34.78%
iOS Development
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for iOS Development.

1 51 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 42 (82.35%) Apple Swift
3 36 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (60.78%) Objective-C
5 20 (39.22%) TDD
6 19 (37.25%) Android
6 19 (37.25%) RESTful
6 19 (37.25%) Cocoa
6 19 (37.25%) User Experience
7 18 (35.29%) Cocoa Touch
7 18 (35.29%) Xcode
8 17 (33.33%) Scrum
9 16 (31.37%) Software Engineering
9 16 (31.37%) Mobile App
10 15 (29.41%) Android Development
10 15 (29.41%) Unit Testing
10 15 (29.41%) Test Automation
11 14 (27.45%) iPhone
12 13 (25.49%) Multithreading
12 13 (25.49%) OO
12 13 (25.49%) OOD
13 12 (23.53%) Memory Management
13 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (23.53%) Data Structures
13 12 (23.53%) Algorithms
13 12 (23.53%) Code Optimisation
14 9 (17.65%) Java
15 8 (15.69%) iOS SDK
15 8 (15.69%) Android SDK
16 5 (9.80%) BDD

iOS Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (5.88%) Confluence
2 1 (1.96%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (35.29%) Xcode
2 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.84%) JIRA
3 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.96%) jMock
4 1 (1.96%) JUnit
4 1 (1.96%) Mockito
4 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.88%) Finance
1 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (96.08%) Developer
2 48 (94.12%) iOS Developer
3 8 (15.69%) Android Developer
3 8 (15.69%) iOS Android Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Applications Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Software Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (37.25%) Cocoa
1 19 (37.25%) RESTful
2 18 (35.29%) Cocoa Touch
3 8 (15.69%) Android SDK
3 8 (15.69%) iOS SDK
4 4 (7.84%) Core Data
5 3 (5.88%) Core Animation
5 3 (5.88%) UIKit
5 3 (5.88%) Web Services
6 2 (3.92%) HTML
6 2 (3.92%) REST
7 1 (1.96%) .NET
7 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.96%) CSS
7 1 (1.96%) J2EE
7 1 (1.96%) JSON
7 1 (1.96%) SOAP
7 1 (1.96%) Spring MVC
7 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) User Experience
2 16 (31.37%) Mobile App
3 14 (27.45%) iPhone
4 12 (23.53%) Algorithms
4 12 (23.53%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.96%) Animation
5 1 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.96%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 19 (37.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (39.22%) TDD
3 17 (33.33%) Scrum
4 16 (31.37%) Software Engineering
5 15 (29.41%) Android Development
5 15 (29.41%) Test Automation
5 15 (29.41%) Unit Testing
6 13 (25.49%) Multithreading
6 13 (25.49%) OO
6 13 (25.49%) OOD
7 12 (23.53%) Code Optimisation
7 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (23.53%) Memory Management
8 5 (9.80%) BDD
9 2 (3.92%) Analytics
9 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.92%) Open Source
9 2 (3.92%) Pair Programming
9 2 (3.92%) Process Improvement
9 2 (3.92%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (82.35%) Apple Swift
2 31 (60.78%) Objective-C
3 9 (17.65%) Java
4 4 (7.84%) C#
5 2 (3.92%) C++
5 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.92%) Ruby
6 1 (1.96%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (3.92%) Apple
1 2 (3.92%) Xamarin
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