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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iOS
Rank 81 54 66
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +12
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 7 28 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.69% 2.78% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.73% 12.12% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 19 2
Median daily rate £410 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £243 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £19.08 £13.87
% change year-on-year
+49.37% +37.56%
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
256 231 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 25.40% 22.92% 26.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 137 104
Median daily rate £425 £420 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +54.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £225 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 26
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -22.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £20.19 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Apple iOS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple iOS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Macclesfield - 4 £445 - 2
Warrington -16 1 £375 +87.50%
Chester -22 1 - - 1
Apple iOS
North West

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 18 (46.15%) Android
2 17 (43.59%) Mobile App
3 15 (38.46%) iOS Development
3 15 (38.46%) Windows
4 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 12 (30.77%) Banking
5 11 (28.21%) Windows 7
5 11 (28.21%) Active Directory
6 10 (25.64%) Windows 8
7 9 (23.08%) Mobile Device Management
8 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (20.51%) Objective-C
9 7 (17.95%) TDD
9 7 (17.95%) HTML
9 7 (17.95%) Blackberry
9 7 (17.95%) Apple
10 6 (15.38%) Juniper
10 6 (15.38%) Finance
10 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
10 6 (15.38%) ITIL
10 6 (15.38%) Citrix
10 6 (15.38%) Scrum
10 6 (15.38%) MobileIron
10 6 (15.38%) Skype for Business
11 5 (12.82%) Android Development
11 5 (12.82%) Mobile Development
11 5 (12.82%) Web Development
11 5 (12.82%) Mac OS
11 5 (12.82%) VPN
11 5 (12.82%) SSL

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 6 (15.38%) Skype for Business
2 5 (12.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (7.69%) CMS
3 3 (7.69%) Drupal
3 3 (7.69%) Node.js
3 3 (7.69%) WordPress
4 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) SSL
1 5 (12.82%) VPN
2 2 (5.13%) DNS
2 2 (5.13%) Skype
2 2 (5.13%) SMTP
2 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.56%) Network Security
3 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Xcode
2 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.56%) Ant
3 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.56%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.56%) Gradle
General
1 12 (30.77%) Banking
2 6 (15.38%) Finance
3 4 (10.26%) Local Government
4 2 (5.13%) Retail
4 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) Billing
5 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.56%) Publishing
5 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) iOS Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Mobile Specialist
4 4 (10.26%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Desktop Support
4 4 (10.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) PHP Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Objective-C Developer
5 3 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.13%) Agile Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Android Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.13%) HTML Developer
6 2 (5.13%) ICT Support
6 2 (5.13%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) HTML
2 5 (12.82%) CSS
3 4 (10.26%) .NET
3 4 (10.26%) jQuery
3 4 (10.26%) JSON
3 4 (10.26%) RESTful
3 4 (10.26%) Web Services
3 4 (10.26%) XML
4 3 (7.69%) HTML5
4 3 (7.69%) iOS SDK
4 3 (7.69%) LAMP
4 3 (7.69%) PhoneGap
5 2 (5.13%) Flash
6 1 (2.56%) CSS3
6 1 (2.56%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.56%) Laravel
6 1 (2.56%) REST
6 1 (2.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (43.59%) Mobile App
2 7 (17.95%) Blackberry
3 4 (10.26%) User Experience
4 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.56%) Streaming Video
4 1 (2.56%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (46.15%) Android
2 15 (38.46%) Windows
3 11 (28.21%) Windows 7
4 10 (25.64%) Windows 8
5 5 (12.82%) Mac OS
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Vista
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) iOS Development
2 9 (23.08%) Mobile Device Management
3 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.95%) TDD
5 6 (15.38%) ITIL
5 6 (15.38%) Scrum
6 5 (12.82%) Android Development
6 5 (12.82%) Mobile Development
6 5 (12.82%) Web Development
7 4 (10.26%) BDD
7 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.26%) DevOps
7 4 (10.26%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 4 (10.26%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 3 (7.69%) Content Management
8 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
8 3 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (7.69%) SDLC
8 3 (7.69%) Software Deployment
8 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) Objective-C
2 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.82%) PHP
4 4 (10.26%) Apple Swift
4 4 (10.26%) Java
4 4 (10.26%) SQL
5 2 (5.13%) ActionScript
5 2 (5.13%) Perl
5 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.56%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (2.56%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (2.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (28.21%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) Postfix
2 2 (5.13%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) SCCM
1 3 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (5.13%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (5.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (2.56%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.95%) Apple
3 6 (15.38%) Citrix
3 6 (15.38%) Juniper
3 6 (15.38%) MobileIron
4 2 (5.13%) Intel Security
4 2 (5.13%) Symantec
4 2 (5.13%) Trustwave
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