The table below looks at the statistics for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iOS
Rank 107 92 109
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +17
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 50 114 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.45% 2.07% 1.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.89% 9.89% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 86 83
Median daily rate £463 £406 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £125.00 £17.87 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+599.69% +2.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £23.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-25.53% -17.54%
Apple iOS
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
726 1153 1238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 21.07% 20.93% 19.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 880 904
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £200 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £566 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 47 53
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.87 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.95% -5.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £22.83 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple iOS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS across the City of London region.

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 57 (58.76%) Android
2 42 (43.30%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (31.96%) iOS Development
4 30 (30.93%) Mobile App
5 25 (25.77%) TDD
5 25 (25.77%) Objective-C
6 23 (23.71%) Windows
7 20 (20.62%) Java
7 20 (20.62%) Apple Swift
8 19 (19.59%) BDD
9 18 (18.56%) User Experience
10 17 (17.53%) Finance
11 16 (16.49%) Android Development
12 15 (15.46%) JavaScript
12 15 (15.46%) Git (software)
13 14 (14.43%) Cucumber
14 13 (13.40%) Test Automation
14 13 (13.40%) MS Office
14 13 (13.40%) Blackberry
15 12 (12.37%) Scrum
15 12 (12.37%) Xcode
15 12 (12.37%) HTML
15 12 (12.37%) ITIL
16 10 (10.31%) Continuous Integration
17 9 (9.28%) Mobile Application Development
17 9 (9.28%) JIRA
17 9 (9.28%) Selenium
17 9 (9.28%) RabbitMQ
17 9 (9.28%) WebDriver
17 9 (9.28%) XML

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 8 (8.25%) Node.js
2 7 (7.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (4.12%) Apache
3 4 (4.12%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.09%) IBM Notes
4 3 (3.09%) Jetty
5 2 (2.06%) CMS
5 2 (2.06%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.03%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (13.40%) MS Office
2 7 (7.22%) MS Excel
3 6 (6.19%) Photoshop
4 3 (3.09%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.06%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.03%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (1.03%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.12%) GitHub
2 3 (3.09%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.09%) Office 365
3 1 (1.03%) Bluemix
3 1 (1.03%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.03%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.03%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.22%) SAN
2 4 (4.12%) WebEx
3 3 (3.09%) LAN
4 2 (2.06%) Internet
4 2 (2.06%) Skype
4 2 (2.06%) SSL
4 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.03%) HTTP
5 1 (1.03%) Network Security
5 1 (1.03%) RIP
5 1 (1.03%) VPN
5 1 (1.03%) WAN
5 1 (1.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.22%) DB2
1 7 (7.22%) MongoDB
2 5 (5.15%) MySQL
3 4 (4.12%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.09%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.06%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (2.06%) Big Data
5 2 (2.06%) CouchDB
5 2 (2.06%) SQLite
6 1 (1.03%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.03%) Redis
6 1 (1.03%) Riak
Development Applications
1 15 (15.46%) Git (software)
2 14 (14.43%) Cucumber
3 12 (12.37%) Xcode
4 9 (9.28%) JIRA
4 9 (9.28%) Selenium
4 9 (9.28%) WebDriver
5 7 (7.22%) Jenkins
6 6 (6.19%) Appium
6 6 (6.19%) Axure RP
7 3 (3.09%) Calabash
7 3 (3.09%) IntelliJ
7 3 (3.09%) JBehave
7 3 (3.09%) Robotium
7 3 (3.09%) Zephyr
8 2 (2.06%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (2.06%) JUnit
8 2 (2.06%) Mocha
8 2 (2.06%) Subversion
8 2 (2.06%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (17.53%) Finance
2 8 (8.25%) Banking
3 6 (6.19%) Games
4 4 (4.12%) Legal
5 3 (3.09%) Retail
5 3 (3.09%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.06%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.06%) Marketing
7 1 (1.03%) Advertising
7 1 (1.03%) Electronics
7 1 (1.03%) Front Office
7 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (44.33%) Developer
2 26 (26.80%) iOS Developer
3 11 (11.34%) Android Developer
4 10 (10.31%) Objective-C Developer
5 9 (9.28%) Designer
5 9 (9.28%) Support Engineer
5 9 (9.28%) UX Designer
6 7 (7.22%) QA Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) QA Test Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Senior QA Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Senior Test Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Test Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Applications Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Digital Project Manager
8 5 (5.15%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.15%) QA Automation Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.12%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (4.12%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.37%) HTML
2 9 (9.28%) RabbitMQ
2 9 (9.28%) XML
3 8 (8.25%) CSS
3 8 (8.25%) HTML5
4 7 (7.22%) iOS SDK
5 6 (6.19%) Cocoa
5 6 (6.19%) JSON
5 6 (6.19%) REST
6 5 (5.15%) AngularJS
6 5 (5.15%) Web Services
7 4 (4.12%) Kafka
7 4 (4.12%) RESTful
7 4 (4.12%) SOAP
8 3 (3.09%) .NET
8 3 (3.09%) .NET Framework
8 3 (3.09%) Akka
8 3 (3.09%) CSS3
8 3 (3.09%) Regular Expression
9 2 (2.06%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 30 (30.93%) Mobile App
2 18 (18.56%) User Experience
3 13 (13.40%) Blackberry
4 6 (6.19%) iSeries
4 6 (6.19%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (5.15%) Social Media
6 4 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.12%) BYOD
6 4 (4.12%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.12%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (3.09%) Algorithms
7 3 (3.09%) Data Structures
7 3 (3.09%) Digital Media
7 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.09%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (2.06%) AS400
8 2 (2.06%) iPad
8 2 (2.06%) iPhone
8 2 (2.06%) NHS
8 2 (2.06%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 57 (58.76%) Android
2 23 (23.71%) Windows
3 6 (6.19%) Windows 7
4 4 (4.12%) Windows 8
5 3 (3.09%) Linux
6 2 (2.06%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.06%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.03%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.03%) Unix
7 1 (1.03%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (43.30%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (31.96%) iOS Development
3 25 (25.77%) TDD
4 19 (19.59%) BDD
5 16 (16.49%) Android Development
6 13 (13.40%) Test Automation
7 12 (12.37%) ITIL
7 12 (12.37%) Scrum
8 10 (10.31%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (9.28%) E-Commerce
9 9 (9.28%) Mobile Application Development
10 8 (8.25%) Automated Testing
10 8 (8.25%) Change Management
11 7 (7.22%) Mobile Development
11 7 (7.22%) Software Engineering
12 6 (6.19%) Pair Programming
12 6 (6.19%) SDLC
13 5 (5.15%) Kanban
13 5 (5.15%) Project Management
14 4 (4.12%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (25.77%) Objective-C
2 20 (20.62%) Apple Swift
2 20 (20.62%) Java
3 15 (15.46%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.25%) SQL
5 6 (6.19%) C++
6 5 (5.15%) Scala
7 4 (4.12%) C#
7 4 (4.12%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.09%) Clojure
9 2 (2.06%) PHP
9 2 (2.06%) RPG IV
9 2 (2.06%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.03%) C
10 1 (1.03%) ECMAScript
10 1 (1.03%) ES6
10 1 (1.03%) Python
10 1 (1.03%) R
10 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (6.19%) Degree
2 4 (4.12%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.06%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.06%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.03%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.03%) ISEB
4 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.03%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) QA
2 4 (4.12%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.28%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.06%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (2.06%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (4.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (9.28%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.25%) Apple
3 6 (6.19%) Citrix
3 6 (6.19%) HP
4 5 (5.15%) Bloomberg
4 5 (5.15%) IBM
4 5 (5.15%) Reuters
5 4 (4.12%) Dell
5 4 (4.12%) Google
5 4 (4.12%) Polycom
6 3 (3.09%) Adobe
6 3 (3.09%) Lotus
6 3 (3.09%) MobileIron
7 2 (2.06%) IFS
7 2 (2.06%) Intel Security
7 2 (2.06%) VMware
8 1 (1.03%) FactSet
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle
8 1 (1.03%) Sencha
8 1 (1.03%) Xamarin
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