The first table below looks at the demand for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Chester region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iOS
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £30.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
Operating Systems Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
95 63 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 37.11% 41.72% 27.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 5
Average daily rate £350 £450 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +41.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £241 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £450 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 7 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +107.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Apple iOS
Cheshire

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) BDD

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO