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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iOS
Rank 62 41 71
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +30
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 5 40 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.67% 3.75% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.18% 17.54% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 21 1
Median daily rate £425 £388 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -31.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £15.77 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £18.54 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+51.02% +9.05%
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
157 228 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.96% 21.35% 26.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 124 107
Median daily rate £407 £375 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.40% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £497 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 30 39
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -13.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £10.88 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £35.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 26 August 2016.

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 26 August 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
Knutsford +5 2 £475 +123.52%
Warrington +13 1 £115 -61.73% 3
Wilmslow -6 1 £270 -46.00%
Chester -27 1 £425 +9.67%
Apple iOS
North West

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 6 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 5 (41.67%) Xcode
2 5 (41.67%) Objective-C
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (33.33%) Android
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Publishing
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Banking
4 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) Apple Swift
4 3 (25.00%) Bitbucket
4 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 2 (16.67%) Mobile Development
5 2 (16.67%) User Experience
5 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 2 (16.67%) Expense Management
5 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
5 2 (16.67%) iOS SDK

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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Xcode
2 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (8.33%) gulp
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Publishing
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (8.33%) Billing
4 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) iOS Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 3 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior iOS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Lead iOS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Objective-C Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Development Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) iOS SDK
2 1 (8.33%) Cocoa
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) CSS3
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
2 1 (8.33%) Sass
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
2 2 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Android
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Mac OS
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (16.67%) CRM
5 2 (16.67%) ERP
5 2 (16.67%) Expense Management
5 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 2 (16.67%) Mobile Development
5 2 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Web Development
6 1 (8.33%) Android Development
6 1 (8.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (8.33%) Coaching
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Objective-C
2 3 (25.00%) Apple Swift
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Apple
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