The first table below looks at the demand for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bedfordshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iOS
Rank 37 30 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 12 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.42% 0.45% 0.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.46% 1.43% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Average daily rate
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£530 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £22.66 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-30.49% -35.25%
Operating Systems Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
83 70 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 16.77% 31.25% 19.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 36 33
Average daily rate £353 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.46% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £225 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £425 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Average hourly rate £25.50 £12.75 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -8.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
Apple iOS
East of England

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apple iOS across the Bedfordshire region.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple iOS within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 7 £530 -
Bedford - - - -
Apple iOS
East of England

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Apple iOS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple iOS.

1 13 (100.00%) Android
2 12 (92.31%) E-Commerce
3 10 (76.92%) EPoS
4 8 (61.54%) Retail
5 6 (46.15%) JIRA
5 6 (46.15%) Integration Testing
5 6 (46.15%) Mobile App
6 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (38.46%) Android Development
6 5 (38.46%) iOS Development
7 4 (30.77%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (30.77%) Adobe CQ
7 4 (30.77%) Analytics
7 4 (30.77%) CMS
7 4 (30.77%) Oracle
7 4 (30.77%) MS Office
8 2 (15.38%) ISEB
8 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
8 2 (15.38%) Test Management
8 2 (15.38%) Smartphone
8 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
8 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
8 2 (15.38%) Confluence
9 1 (7.69%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
9 1 (7.69%) Web Testing
9 1 (7.69%) QA
9 1 (7.69%) SaaS
9 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
9 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Apple iOS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple iOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) Adobe CQ
1 4 (30.77%) CMS
2 2 (15.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) JIRA
General
1 8 (61.54%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Integration Manager
2 6 (46.15%) Systems Integration Manager
2 6 (46.15%) Systems Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) EPoS
2 6 (46.15%) Mobile App
3 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) E-Commerce
2 6 (46.15%) Integration Testing
3 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Android Development
3 5 (38.46%) iOS Development
4 4 (30.77%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (30.77%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Test Management
5 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
6 1 (7.69%) Web Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
6 1 (7.69%) ERP
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
1 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle