The table below looks at the statistics for iOS Development 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 iOS Development over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iOS Software Development
Rank 21 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing iOS Development 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.27% 0.93% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.19% 1.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
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£413 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -53.84%
iOS Development
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94 186 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 71.21% 86.11% 82.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 43 63
Average daily rate £400 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.13% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 28 9
Average hourly rate £29.75 £31.56 £46.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.72% -31.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.12 £30.00 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.51 £75.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

iOS Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

iOS Development Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

iOS Development
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

iOS Development Daily Rate Trend in Chester

iOS Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) SQLite
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Xcode
3 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Kony
3 1 (33.33%) Data Structures

iOS Development
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Xcode
1 1 (33.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Android Developer
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Android Development
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Memory Management
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Kony
1 1 (33.33%) Appcelerator