The table below looks at the statistics for iOS Development 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 iOS Development over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iOS Software Development
Rank 64 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 17 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.70% - 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% - 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 2
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£350 - £363
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 - £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 - £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.30 £32.50 £29.99
% change year-on-year
+33.23% +8.36%
iOS Development
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
814 630 574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.32% 77.97% 76.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 302 236
Average daily rate £401 £376 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.65% +5.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 44 28
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.49 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £57.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

iOS Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iOS Development across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

iOS Development Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

iOS Development
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing iOS Development across the Cheshire region.

iOS Development Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

iOS Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iOS Development across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

iOS Development Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

iOS Development
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 iOS Development within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 - 13 £356 - 4
Warrington - 2 £200 - 3
iOS Development
North West

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing iOS Development 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 iOS Development.

1 20 (90.91%) Apple iOS
2 16 (72.73%) Android
3 13 (59.09%) Mobile App
3 13 (59.09%) Android Development
4 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (31.82%) Java
6 6 (27.27%) Objective-C
6 6 (27.27%) Automation Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Cocoa
7 5 (22.73%) Mobile Development
8 4 (18.18%) Finance
8 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
9 3 (13.64%) HTML
9 3 (13.64%) OOP
9 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
9 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
9 3 (13.64%) Node.js
10 2 (9.09%) Scrum
10 2 (9.09%) Redis
10 2 (9.09%) Calabash
10 2 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (9.09%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (9.09%) HTML5
10 2 (9.09%) Mocha
10 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
10 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
10 2 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (9.09%) RESTful
10 2 (9.09%) JSON
10 2 (9.09%) Xcode

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing iOS Development 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 iOS Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Redis
1 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 2 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Calabash
1 2 (9.09%) Mocha
1 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 2 (9.09%) Xcode
1 2 (9.09%) Appium
2 1 (4.55%) JUnit
2 1 (4.55%) Selenium
2 1 (4.55%) TestNG
2 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (81.82%) iOS Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Android Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Xamarin Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Cocoa
2 3 (13.64%) HTML
3 2 (9.09%) HTML5
3 2 (9.09%) RESTful
3 2 (9.09%) JSON
4 1 (4.55%) Flash
4 1 (4.55%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) J2EE
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.55%) SOAP
4 1 (4.55%) Spring
4 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Flex
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
4 1 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Biometrics
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Apple iOS
2 16 (72.73%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Android Development
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) Automation Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Mobile Development
5 3 (13.64%) OOP
5 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
5 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum
6 2 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (9.09%) TDD
6 2 (9.09%) Pair Programming
7 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.55%) Requirements Management
7 1 (4.55%) Refactoring
7 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.55%) Time Management
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.55%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) Objective-C
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Apigee
1 1 (4.55%) Adobe
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle
1 1 (4.55%) Twitter
1 1 (4.55%) Xamarin
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