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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 94 108
Rank change year-on-year +25 +14  
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 31 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.32% 0.92% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.72% 1.11% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 0
Median daily rate £400 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £356
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £38.75 £45.60
% change year-on-year -4.51% -15.02%  

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 1139 1619 1575
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 85.13% 82.86% 85.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 763 1135 1008
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 38 40
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.46% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £9.12 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £21.50 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

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
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 28 March 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 +23 30 £400 +1.58% 4
Bradford - 1 - - 1
iOS Development
Yorkshire

iOS Development
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 39 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 34 (87.18%) Apple Swift
3 30 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (51.28%) Objective-C
5 19 (48.72%) RESTful
6 18 (46.15%) User Experience
7 17 (43.59%) Android
8 15 (38.46%) TDD
9 14 (35.90%) Scrum
9 14 (35.90%) Cocoa
9 14 (35.90%) Xcode
9 14 (35.90%) Cocoa Touch
9 14 (35.90%) Android Development
10 13 (33.33%) Unit Testing
11 12 (30.77%) Software Engineering
11 12 (30.77%) OO
12 11 (28.21%) Automated Testing
13 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (25.64%) Multithreading
13 10 (25.64%) OOD
13 10 (25.64%) Java
14 9 (23.08%) iPhone
14 9 (23.08%) Memory Management
14 9 (23.08%) Mobile App
14 9 (23.08%) Data Structures
14 9 (23.08%) Algorithms
14 9 (23.08%) Code Optimisation
15 6 (15.38%) Web Services
15 6 (15.38%) Jenkins
16 5 (12.82%) Finance

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 (7.69%) Confluence
2 2 (5.13%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Google Play
1 2 (5.13%) iTunes
2 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Xcode
2 6 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 3 (7.69%) JIRA
5 1 (2.56%) Android Studio
5 1 (2.56%) Appium
5 1 (2.56%) Calabash
5 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (92.31%) Developer
2 34 (87.18%) iOS Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Android Developer
4 6 (15.38%) iOS Android Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (48.72%) RESTful
2 14 (35.90%) Cocoa
2 14 (35.90%) Cocoa Touch
3 6 (15.38%) Web Services
4 4 (10.26%) Android SDK
4 4 (10.26%) iOS SDK
4 4 (10.26%) REST
5 3 (7.69%) Core Data
6 2 (5.13%) .NET
6 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.13%) Core Animation
6 2 (5.13%) CSS
6 2 (5.13%) HTML
6 2 (5.13%) JSON
6 2 (5.13%) Node.js
6 2 (5.13%) Spring
6 2 (5.13%) Spring Boot
6 2 (5.13%) TensorFlow
6 2 (5.13%) UIKit
6 2 (5.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (46.15%) User Experience
2 9 (23.08%) Algorithms
2 9 (23.08%) Data Structures
2 9 (23.08%) iPhone
2 9 (23.08%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.13%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Animation
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 17 (43.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (38.46%) TDD
3 14 (35.90%) Android Development
3 14 (35.90%) Scrum
4 13 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 12 (30.77%) OO
5 12 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 11 (28.21%) Automated Testing
7 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (25.64%) Multithreading
7 10 (25.64%) OOD
8 9 (23.08%) Code Optimisation
8 9 (23.08%) Memory Management
9 4 (10.26%) BDD
10 3 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (7.69%) Mobile Development
11 2 (5.13%) Analytics
11 2 (5.13%) Continuous Delivery
11 2 (5.13%) DevOps
11 2 (5.13%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 34 (87.18%) Apple Swift
2 20 (51.28%) Objective-C
3 10 (25.64%) Java
4 4 (10.26%) C#
5 3 (7.69%) C++
5 3 (7.69%) Ruby
6 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.56%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
1 1 (2.56%) SDET
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Splunk
1 2 (5.13%) Tealium
2 1 (2.56%) Apple
2 1 (2.56%) Xamarin
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TPP
Rate: Up to £450 per day (negotiable)
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
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