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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iOS Software Development
Rank 59 67 59
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 5 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.68% 0.22% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.29% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 6
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£350 £335 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +5.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.79 £32.25 £84.50
% change year-on-year
-13.82% -61.83%
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
565 692 525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 76.56% 77.32% 67.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 345 272
Average daily rate £385 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £254 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £565 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 41 24
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +32.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.15 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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
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 30 January 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
Warrington - 3 £350 -
Knutsford - 1 £425 -
Wilmslow - - - -
iOS Development
North West

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (88.89%) Java
3 7 (77.78%) Android
4 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
4 4 (44.44%) Objective-C
5 3 (33.33%) Cocoa
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) OOP
5 3 (33.33%) Android Development
6 2 (22.22%) User Experience
6 2 (22.22%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (22.22%) HTML5
6 2 (22.22%) Biometrics
6 2 (22.22%) Banking
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) JSON
7 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
7 1 (11.11%) SQLite
7 1 (11.11%) Telematics
7 1 (11.11%) RESTful
7 1 (11.11%) Spring
7 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
7 1 (11.11%) Xcode
7 1 (11.11%) Web Design
7 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (11.11%) OO
7 1 (11.11%) OOD

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Xcode
1 1 (11.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) iOS Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Android Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Cocoa
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) iOS SDK
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Biometrics
3 1 (11.11%) Telematics
3 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (77.78%) Android
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) OOP
1 3 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Web Design
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) OOD
2 1 (11.11%) Memory Management
2 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Objective-C
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Appcelerator
1 1 (11.11%) Kony
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