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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple iOS
North West / Cheshire
Rank 40 45 61
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +16
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 10 29 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.02% 3.17% 1.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.31% 16.57% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 9
Median daily rate £350 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £295 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -37.08%

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
97 175 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.60% 19.10% 20.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 90 70
Median daily rate £350 £340 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £258 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 25 28
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.18 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.78% +1.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £25.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

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
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 19 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple iOS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
Warrington - 4 £350 -
Chester -1 1 - - 1
Crewe - 1 - -
Apple iOS
North West

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 9 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 8 (44.44%) Android
3 7 (38.89%) Mobile App
4 6 (33.33%) Apple Swift
5 5 (27.78%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (27.78%) Objective-C
6 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 4 (22.22%) HTML
6 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 4 (22.22%) CSS
6 4 (22.22%) Windows
6 4 (22.22%) HTML5
6 4 (22.22%) Mobile Development
7 3 (16.67%) Android Development
7 3 (16.67%) User Experience
7 3 (16.67%) CSS3
7 3 (16.67%) SCCM
7 3 (16.67%) JSON
7 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
8 2 (11.11%) Smartphone
8 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
8 2 (11.11%) AppSense
8 2 (11.11%) Intel Security
8 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
8 2 (11.11%) OO
8 2 (11.11%) .NET
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
8 2 (11.11%) ITIL

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 2 (11.11%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
1 1 (5.56%) PaaS
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SSL
1 2 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) gulp
3 1 (5.56%) CocoaPods
3 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) JMeter
3 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
3 1 (5.56%) LoadUI
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
1 1 (5.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) iOS Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Objective-C Developer
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (11.11%) HTML Developer
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Android Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) iOS Android Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Mac Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Officer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) CSS
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
1 4 (22.22%) HTML5
2 3 (16.67%) CSS3
2 3 (16.67%) JSON
3 2 (11.11%) .NET
3 2 (11.11%) Sass
4 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (5.56%) Cocoa
4 1 (5.56%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (5.56%) Ember.js
4 1 (5.56%) MvvmCross
4 1 (5.56%) Node.js
4 1 (5.56%) REST
4 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) Xamarin.iOS
4 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Mobile App
2 3 (16.67%) User Experience
3 2 (11.11%) BYOD
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Smartphone
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Android
2 4 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 5 (27.78%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Mobile Development
4 3 (16.67%) Android Development
5 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
5 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 2 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.11%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 2 (11.11%) Wireframes
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) ITSM
6 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.56%) MVC
6 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Apple Swift
2 5 (27.78%) Objective-C
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) Perl
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (11.11%) AirWatch
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) AppSense
2 2 (11.11%) Intel Security
2 2 (11.11%) MobileIron
3 1 (5.56%) Apple
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Twitter
3 1 (5.56%) Xamarin