The table below looks at the statistics for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iOS
Rank 39 36 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 4 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.08% 0.99% 3.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.88% 5.00% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate £325 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-25.84% -10.78%
Apple iOS
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
68 60 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.43% 19.80% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 27 47
Average daily rate £280 £250 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £155 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 13
Average hourly rate £38.13 £46.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.11% +22.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £22.50 £18.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £46.45 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.18
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.40%

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS across the Cambridge region.

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (50.00%) Android
2 3 (37.50%) RESTful
2 3 (37.50%) iOS Development
2 3 (37.50%) Objective-C
2 3 (37.50%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) Apple Swift
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
4 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) SCCM
4 1 (12.50%) Mac OS
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Node.js
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
4 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Applications Developer
2 3 (37.50%) iOS Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Tester
4 1 (12.50%) C Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C++ Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior C++ Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Support
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) iOS Development
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C++
1 3 (37.50%) Objective-C
2 2 (25.00%) Apple Swift
2 2 (25.00%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Apple