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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iOS
Rank 65 37 66
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +29
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 5 36 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.65% 3.93% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.99% 18.00% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 1
Median daily rate £438 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £15.77 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £19.08 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+50.68% +21.14%
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
167 200 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.60% 21.81% 29.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 104 111
Median daily rate £413 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £215 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £550 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 26 28
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £14.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +1.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -3 2 £475 +90.00% 1
Chester -31 1 £425 +14.09%
Warrington - 1 £115 - 1
Apple iOS
North West

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 15 (46.88%) iOS Development
2 12 (37.50%) Banking
2 12 (37.50%) Android
2 12 (37.50%) Windows
3 11 (34.38%) Mobile App
4 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 10 (31.25%) Objective-C
5 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
5 9 (28.13%) Windows 7
6 8 (25.00%) TDD
7 7 (21.88%) Windows 8
7 7 (21.88%) Scrum
8 6 (18.75%) Finance
8 6 (18.75%) Apple
8 6 (18.75%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (18.75%) BDD
8 6 (18.75%) Xcode
8 6 (18.75%) Apple Swift
9 5 (15.63%) Mobile Development
9 5 (15.63%) Mac OS
9 5 (15.63%) Java
10 4 (12.50%) Blackberry
10 4 (12.50%) MS Office
10 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
10 4 (12.50%) Degree
10 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
10 4 (12.50%) MobileIron
10 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
10 4 (12.50%) Android Development

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 3 (9.38%) Skype for Business
2 2 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) DNS
1 2 (6.25%) Network Security
1 2 (6.25%) SMTP
1 2 (6.25%) SSL
1 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Xcode
2 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.38%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.13%) Ant
4 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.13%) Gradle
General
1 12 (37.50%) Banking
2 6 (18.75%) Finance
3 3 (9.38%) Publishing
3 3 (9.38%) Retail
4 2 (6.25%) Local Government
4 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.13%) Billing
5 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) iOS Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Desktop Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Desktop Support
3 5 (15.63%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Mobile Specialist
5 3 (9.38%) Objective-C Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Android Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior iOS Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.13%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) RESTful
2 3 (9.38%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) iOS SDK
2 3 (9.38%) JSON
2 3 (9.38%) Web Services
2 3 (9.38%) XML
3 2 (6.25%) HTML
3 2 (6.25%) HTML5
4 1 (3.13%) Cocoa
4 1 (3.13%) Flash
4 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.13%) Laravel
4 1 (3.13%) REST
4 1 (3.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 4 (12.50%) User Experience
3 2 (6.25%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Android
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) Windows 7
3 7 (21.88%) Windows 8
4 5 (15.63%) Mac OS
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) iOS Development
2 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.00%) TDD
4 7 (21.88%) Scrum
5 6 (18.75%) BDD
5 6 (18.75%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (15.63%) Mobile Development
7 4 (12.50%) Android Development
7 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 3 (9.38%) ITIL
8 3 (9.38%) Software Deployment
9 2 (6.25%) CRM
9 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
9 2 (6.25%) ERP
9 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
9 2 (6.25%) Information Security
9 2 (6.25%) OO
9 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
9 2 (6.25%) Project Management
9 2 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) Objective-C
2 6 (18.75%) Apple Swift
3 5 (15.63%) Java
4 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.38%) PHP
4 3 (9.38%) SQL
5 2 (6.25%) Perl
5 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.13%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) Postfix
2 2 (6.25%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
1 3 (9.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (3.13%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Apple
3 4 (12.50%) MobileIron
4 3 (9.38%) Citrix
4 3 (9.38%) Juniper
5 2 (6.25%) Intel Security
5 2 (6.25%) Symantec
5 2 (6.25%) Trustwave