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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iOS
Rank 58 70 48
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -22
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 25 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.54% 0.25% 2.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.31% 0.93% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 14
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £355 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £395 £462
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 £16.50 £13.87 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+18.96% -47.66%
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
221 214 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.44% 27.26% 26.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 98 76
Average daily rate £425 £270 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.40% -16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £138 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 27 16
Average hourly rate £15.00 £31.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.38% +110.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.19 £43.80 £43.94
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Chester - 20 £350 -
Warrington - 2 £200 - 8
Apple iOS
North West

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 30 (85.71%) Android
2 22 (62.86%) iOS Development
3 21 (60.00%) Mobile App
4 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (45.71%) Android Development
6 10 (28.57%) Automation Testing
7 7 (20.00%) Mobile Development
7 7 (20.00%) Java
8 6 (17.14%) Windows
8 6 (17.14%) Finance
9 5 (14.29%) Objective-C
10 4 (11.43%) Cocoa
10 4 (11.43%) Automated Testing
10 4 (11.43%) HTML
10 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
10 4 (11.43%) Oracle
10 4 (11.43%) SOAP
10 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
10 4 (11.43%) Cucumber
11 3 (8.57%) HTML5
11 3 (8.57%) REST
11 3 (8.57%) Node.js
11 3 (8.57%) Selenium
11 3 (8.57%) Appium
11 3 (8.57%) Oracle Payables
11 3 (8.57%) User Experience
11 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
11 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
11 3 (8.57%) Active Directory

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (8.57%) Node.js
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.86%) Fireworks
2 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Broadband
1 3 (8.57%) Wireless
2 1 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (2.86%) GPRS
2 1 (2.86%) UMTS
2 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) MySQL
1 2 (5.71%) Redis
1 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
1 2 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Cucumber
2 3 (8.57%) Selenium
2 3 (8.57%) Appium
2 3 (8.57%) Xcode
3 2 (5.71%) Calabash
3 2 (5.71%) Mocha
4 1 (2.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (2.86%) Axure RP
4 1 (2.86%) TestNG
4 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.86%) JUnit
4 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) Developer
2 18 (51.43%) iOS Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Android Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support
5 3 (8.57%) Mobile Tester
5 3 (8.57%) Applications Tester
5 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support Technician
5 3 (8.57%) Support Technician
5 3 (8.57%) Tester
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Mobile Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Designer
7 1 (2.86%) Creative Designer
7 1 (2.86%) Xamarin Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Mobile Test Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Junior iOS Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Cocoa
1 4 (11.43%) HTML
1 4 (11.43%) SOAP
2 3 (8.57%) HTML5
2 3 (8.57%) REST
2 3 (8.57%) Web Services
2 3 (8.57%) .NET
3 2 (5.71%) Spring
3 2 (5.71%) JSON
3 2 (5.71%) J2EE
3 2 (5.71%) RESTful
4 1 (2.86%) iOS SDK
4 1 (2.86%) WPF
4 1 (2.86%) Silverlight
4 1 (2.86%) jQuery
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.86%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (2.86%) ServiceStack
4 1 (2.86%) XML
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.57%) User Experience
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Biometrics
3 2 (5.71%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.86%) PKI
4 1 (2.86%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 30 (85.71%) Android
2 6 (17.14%) Windows
3 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
3 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Phone
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (2.86%) Windows CE
5 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) iOS Development
2 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (45.71%) Android Development
4 10 (28.57%) Automation Testing
5 7 (20.00%) Mobile Development
6 4 (11.43%) Automated Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.71%) TDD
7 2 (5.71%) Pair Programming
7 2 (5.71%) Scrum
7 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.71%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (2.86%) MVVM
8 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.86%) Requirements Management
8 1 (2.86%) UX Design
8 1 (2.86%) Usability Testing
8 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.86%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) Java
2 5 (14.29%) Objective-C
3 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
1 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Citrix
3 2 (5.71%) Adobe
4 1 (2.86%) F5
4 1 (2.86%) Apigee
4 1 (2.86%) Twitter
4 1 (2.86%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.86%) Apple
4 1 (2.86%) VMware
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