20 Best iOS

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Made of Magic by Sar

Los Angeles County, CA, USA

Elevate Your Design Game

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Heath Gagne

Orange County, CA, USA

All-in-One Business Solutions: Design to Consulting

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Keerthana Ram

Toronto, ON, Canada

UGC Creator & UX/UI / Social Media Designer

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David Whipple

Sedona, AZ 86336, USA

Visual design specialist

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Iosi Pratama

Bali, Indonesia

Designing Digital Products

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Sharjeel Ali

Dubai - United Arab Emirates

Mobile Engineer with a Founder's Mindset 🚀

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Ro Roth

California, USA

Engaging Content Creator & Social Media Manager

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Sniti S


Digital Creator | Social Media Manager | Writer | Strategist

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Muhammed Jobe

Toronto, ON, Canada

Self starter, open and communicative

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Daniel Meen

Thetford, UK

Full Stack Engineer - Mobile | IoT | AI

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Inder Pal Singh


Fullstack Developer: Flutter | Android | iOS | Web | Backend

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Julianna Rodriguez

New York, NY, USA

Web Designer | UX/UI Designer | Visual Designer

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Melissa Zellhuber

Vancouver, BC, Canada

Efficient iOS + Web Solutions 🚀

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Marlene Becerril

Lodi, CA, USA

Social Media Content Creator 📸 & Strategist📈

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Jake Woehlke

United States

Creating, Exploring, and Helping Others.

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Gerald S

San Francisco, CA, USA

Android Engineer | XR/Metaverse Enthusiast (2016)

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Marcel Eschmann

Stockholm, Sweden

Software Engineer with 15 years of experience.

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Milla Borrego

Detroit, MI, USA

Brand Strategist & Designer | Marketing Consultant

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Habibullah Bahar

Dhaka, Bangladesh

Flutter Developer. Mobile apps with Flutter

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Darshak Dobariya


Full-Stack UI/UX Specialist & Developer

iOS related tools for your next project

Common projects for iOS experts

Creating a new iOS app from scratch.

Updating or adding new features to an existing iOS app.

Translating UX designs into smooth, seamless iOS functionality.

Developing custom iOS solutions for a specific industry or business process.

Fixing bugs and enhancing the performance of an iOS app.

Integrating third-party APIs into an iOS app.

Tips for working with and hiring iOS experts

Define your project

Before you start searching for an iOS developer, have a clear understanding of your project requirements. This includes the app functionality, target audience, and any specific technologies or tools the developer should be familiar with.

Review their portfolio

Take the time to review the developer's past projects. This gives you an insight into their style, approach, and the kind of apps they've worked on. Look out for apps that are similar to your project in complexity and functionality.

Check their technical skills

Ensure the iOS developer is proficient with the necessary tools and languages such as Swift, Objective-C, Xcode, and iOS SDK. Their ability to leverage these tools is crucial to the successful development of your app.

Clear communication

Effective communication is essential for a successful project. Ensure your iOS developer is responsive, open to feedback and changes, and provides regular updates on the project's progress.

How to hire iOS experts

Define your needs

Before starting the hiring process, have a clear understanding of your app's requirements. This includes functionality, target audience, and any specific technologies or tools the developer should be familiar with.

Post a detailed job

Posting a detailed job on Contra will attract the right freelancers. Include information about your app, the scope of the job, the skills required, and the project timeline.

Review applications

Review the applications you receive and shortlist freelancers based on their skills, experience, and fit for your project. Look at their past projects and reviews on their profile.

Conduct interviews

Conduct interviews with shortlisted freelancers. Ask questions about their experience, approach to development, and how they handle various aspects of iOS development. Also, discuss your project specifics and expectations.

Make an offer

Once you've found the right freelancer, make an offer through Contra. This will include the project details, payment terms, and timeline.

3 questions to ask when interviewing iOS experts

1. What experience do you have with developing iOS apps similar to my project?

2. Which programming languages are you most comfortable with for iOS development?

3. How do you approach bug tracking and fixing in the iOS apps you develop?

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Frequently asked

An iOS developer is a professional who specializes in developing applications for Apple's iOS operating system. They use programming languages like Swift and Objective-C to create, test, and update apps for devices like iPhone and iPad.

An iOS developer is a professional who specializes in developing applications for Apple's iOS operating system. They use programming languages like Swift and Objective-C to create, test, and update apps for devices like iPhone and iPad.

Hiring an iOS developer on Contra gives you access to top freelance talent without the hassle of middlemen or commissions. You can review their portfolio, collaborate efficiently, and handle contracts and payments all in one place.

iOS developers typically use tools like Swift or Objective-C for programming, Xcode for creating iOS apps, and iOS SDK for accessing iOS-specific features. They may also use tools like TestFlight for beta testing and Git for version control.

You can post a job detailing your project requirements on Contra. iOS developers who match your requirements can then apply for the job. You can also browse through the profiles of iOS developers and invite those you are interested in to apply.

Projects that require iOS development skills often include creating new iOS apps, updating or adding new features to existing apps, transforming UX designs into functional iOS apps, and integrating third-party APIs into an iOS app.

The cost of hiring an iOS developer on Contra can vary based on the complexity of the app, the developer's experience and skills, and the project duration. On average, you can expect to pay between $35 and $100 per hour.

Freelance iOS developers are paid commission-free on Contra. They may charge per project, per hour, or per milestone. The funds for each milestone will only be released after you approve the deliverables for that milestone, or automatically within three days.

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