The table below looks at the statistics for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iOS
Rank 53 67 53
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 11 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.49% 0.22% 1.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.38% 1.03% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 12
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£350 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £323 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £347 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.79 £32.50 £47.00
% change year-on-year
-14.49% -30.85%
Apple iOS
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
149 195 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.19% 21.79% 24.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 84 86
Average daily rate £360 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £223 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £580 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 31 25
Average hourly rate £16.16 £18.50 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.64% -0.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.58 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £43.50 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple iOS across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 7 £350 -
Chester +10 1 £250 -21.87% 2
Knutsford - 1 £425 -
Macclesfield - - - -
Northwich - - - - 1
Runcorn - - - -
Wilmslow - - - -
Apple iOS
North West

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 22 (91.67%) Android
2 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Mobile App
3 11 (45.83%) Windows Phone
4 9 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 9 (37.50%) CESG
4 9 (37.50%) PKI
4 9 (37.50%) Java
4 9 (37.50%) Mobile Device Management
4 9 (37.50%) Windows Phone 8
4 9 (37.50%) iOS Development
5 8 (33.33%) SSL
6 7 (29.17%) Firmware
7 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 6 (25.00%) MySQL
7 6 (25.00%) Linux
7 6 (25.00%) VMware
7 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (25.00%) F5
8 5 (20.83%) HTML
9 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (16.67%) Objective-C
9 4 (16.67%) Android Development
10 3 (12.50%) HTML5
10 3 (12.50%) JSON
10 3 (12.50%) User Experience
10 3 (12.50%) Cocoa

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (8.33%) Lync
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (4.17%) Fireworks
1 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) SSL
2 6 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (8.33%) VPN
4 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 1 (4.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (4.17%) Axure RP
1 1 (4.17%) Xcode
1 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Banking
1 2 (8.33%) Local Government
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) iOS Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Android Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Mobile Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Designer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Creative Designer
4 1 (4.17%) Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Management Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) HTML
2 3 (12.50%) HTML5
2 3 (12.50%) JSON
2 3 (12.50%) Cocoa
2 3 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (8.33%) CSS
3 2 (8.33%) Web Services
3 2 (8.33%) XML
3 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.33%) iOS SDK
3 2 (8.33%) Worklight
3 2 (8.33%) CSS3
4 1 (4.17%) Android SDK
4 1 (4.17%) Android NDK
4 1 (4.17%) RESTful
4 1 (4.17%) Spring
4 1 (4.17%) Middleware
4 1 (4.17%) SOAP
4 1 (4.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Mobile App
2 9 (37.50%) CESG
2 9 (37.50%) PKI
3 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (12.50%) User Experience
5 2 (8.33%) Biometrics
5 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
5 2 (8.33%) Data Structures
5 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
5 2 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (4.17%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Android
2 14 (58.33%) Windows
3 11 (45.83%) Windows Phone
4 9 (37.50%) Windows Phone 8
5 6 (25.00%) Linux
5 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 9 (37.50%) Mobile Device Management
1 9 (37.50%) iOS Development
2 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.67%) Android Development
3 3 (12.50%) OOP
4 2 (8.33%) OO
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) OOD
4 2 (8.33%) Web Design
4 2 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Memory Management
4 2 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (4.17%) Analytics
5 1 (4.17%) Resource Management
5 1 (4.17%) Usability Testing
5 1 (4.17%) UX Design
5 1 (4.17%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) Objective-C
3 3 (12.50%) C
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Firmware
2 6 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (25.00%) VMware
1 6 (25.00%) F5
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Citrix
2 2 (8.33%) Juniper
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Kony
3 1 (4.17%) Appcelerator
3 1 (4.17%) Google
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe
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