The first table below looks at the demand for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 1 August 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 City of London 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iOS
Rank 82 110 147
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +37
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 126 118 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.19% 1.66% 1.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.81% 8.08% 5.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 94 61
Average daily rate
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£400 £351 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.12% -6.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £44.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £22.66 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-33.80% -35.25%
Operating Systems Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1285 1461 1547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.30% 20.61% 19.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 941 986 982
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £546
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 84 89
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.65 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £45.40 £27.54
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
Apple iOS
London

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 122 (53.51%) Android
2 114 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 88 (38.60%) Mobile App
4 82 (35.96%) Objective-C
5 57 (25.00%) HTML
6 49 (21.49%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (19.30%) Xcode
8 42 (18.42%) Java
9 41 (17.98%) JavaScript
9 41 (17.98%) Web Services
9 41 (17.98%) TDD
9 41 (17.98%) iPhone
10 39 (17.11%) JSON
10 39 (17.11%) CSS
10 39 (17.11%) OO
11 38 (16.67%) HTML5
12 36 (15.79%) iPad
12 36 (15.79%) Cocoa
12 36 (15.79%) Scrum
13 32 (14.04%) Windows
13 32 (14.04%) iOS SDK
14 31 (13.60%) BDD
15 29 (12.72%) Continuous Integration
16 28 (12.28%) XML
16 28 (12.28%) Apple
17 25 (10.96%) Project Management
17 25 (10.96%) Test Automation
18 24 (10.53%) Git (software)
19 23 (10.09%) Android Development
20 22 (9.65%) Finance

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 6 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (1.75%) Adobe CQ
2 4 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (1.32%) Node.js
4 2 (0.88%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.44%) nginx
5 1 (0.44%) CMS
5 1 (0.44%) Apache
5 1 (0.44%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (3.07%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.75%) Fireworks
3 4 (1.75%) OmniGraffle
4 3 (1.32%) InDesign
4 3 (1.32%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (1.32%) MS Office
5 2 (0.88%) MS Project
5 2 (0.88%) MS Excel
5 2 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.75%) Oracle CRM
1 4 (1.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.88%) GitHub
3 1 (0.44%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.51%) HTTP
2 7 (3.07%) DNS
3 5 (2.19%) VPN
3 5 (2.19%) HTTPS
3 5 (2.19%) Bluetooth
4 4 (1.75%) VoIP
4 4 (1.75%) Firewall
5 3 (1.32%) SSL
6 2 (0.88%) LAN
6 2 (0.88%) LDAP
6 2 (0.88%) Intranet
6 2 (0.88%) Internet
6 2 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.88%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.88%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.44%) Network Security
7 1 (0.44%) Wireless
7 1 (0.44%) WAN
7 1 (0.44%) DHCP
7 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.51%) Big Data
2 6 (2.63%) MySQL
3 5 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.32%) SQLite
5 2 (0.88%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.44%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.44%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.44%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.44%) DataStage
6 1 (0.44%) QualityStage
6 1 (0.44%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 44 (19.30%) Xcode
2 24 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 15 (6.58%) Cucumber
3 15 (6.58%) Calabash
4 14 (6.14%) Subversion
5 13 (5.70%) Selenium
6 10 (4.39%) Robotium
6 10 (4.39%) Jenkins
6 10 (4.39%) WebDriver
7 7 (3.07%) Hudson
7 7 (3.07%) TeamCity
8 6 (2.63%) JIRA
8 6 (2.63%) Axure RP
9 5 (2.19%) eggPlant
9 5 (2.19%) SoapUI
9 5 (2.19%) PhoneGap
9 5 (2.19%) JBehave
10 4 (1.75%) JUnit
11 3 (1.32%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (9.65%) Finance
2 21 (9.21%) Banking
3 13 (5.70%) Legal
4 8 (3.51%) Marketing
5 6 (2.63%) Publishing
5 6 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.19%) Retail
7 3 (1.32%) Back Office
7 3 (1.32%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.88%) Front Office
8 2 (0.88%) Advertising
8 2 (0.88%) French Language
8 2 (0.88%) German Language
8 2 (0.88%) International Banking
9 1 (0.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 122 (53.51%) Developer
2 97 (42.54%) iOS Developer
3 18 (7.89%) Senior Developer
4 16 (7.02%) Project Manager
5 15 (6.58%) Architect
6 14 (6.14%) Tester
6 14 (6.14%) Analyst
6 14 (6.14%) Senior iOS Developer
7 13 (5.70%) Mobile Developer
8 10 (4.39%) Designer
9 9 (3.95%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (3.51%) Lead Developer
10 8 (3.51%) Android Developer
10 8 (3.51%) Front-End Developer
10 8 (3.51%) Mobile Tester
11 6 (2.63%) Test Engineer
11 6 (2.63%) User Experience Designer
11 6 (2.63%) Test Leader
12 5 (2.19%) Automation Tester
12 5 (2.19%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (25.00%) HTML
2 41 (17.98%) Web Services
3 39 (17.11%) JSON
3 39 (17.11%) CSS
4 38 (16.67%) HTML5
5 36 (15.79%) Cocoa
6 32 (14.04%) iOS SDK
7 28 (12.28%) XML
8 19 (8.33%) jQuery
9 18 (7.89%) REST
10 16 (7.02%) Cocoa Touch
10 16 (7.02%) RESTful
11 11 (4.82%) CSS3
12 10 (4.39%) Ajax
12 10 (4.39%) .NET
13 9 (3.95%) SOAP
14 7 (3.07%) AngularJS
15 6 (2.63%) MEAP
15 6 (2.63%) Android SDK
16 5 (2.19%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 88 (38.60%) Mobile App
2 41 (17.98%) iPhone
3 36 (15.79%) iPad
4 18 (7.89%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.82%) Blackberry
6 8 (3.51%) Open Source
6 8 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (3.07%) Mobile Banking
8 6 (2.63%) Social Media
8 6 (2.63%) Digital Media
9 5 (2.19%) Streaming Video
10 4 (1.75%) GIS
10 4 (1.75%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.75%) Arduino
11 3 (1.32%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (1.32%) Augmented Reality
11 3 (1.32%) Video on Demand
11 3 (1.32%) Cryptography
11 3 (1.32%) PKI
11 3 (1.32%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 122 (53.51%) Android
2 32 (14.04%) Windows
3 7 (3.07%) Windows Phone
4 6 (2.63%) Windows 8
5 5 (2.19%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.75%) Mac OS
7 3 (1.32%) Windows Phone 8
7 3 (1.32%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (1.32%) UNIX
7 3 (1.32%) Linux
8 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.88%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 49 (21.49%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (17.98%) TDD
4 39 (17.11%) OO
5 36 (15.79%) Scrum
6 31 (13.60%) BDD
7 29 (12.72%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (10.96%) Project Management
8 25 (10.96%) Test Automation
9 23 (10.09%) Android Development
10 19 (8.33%) E-Commerce
11 13 (5.70%) MVC
12 11 (4.82%) OOP
12 11 (4.82%) Software Engineering
13 10 (4.39%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (3.51%) OOD
14 8 (3.51%) Kanban
14 8 (3.51%) Multithreading
15 7 (3.07%) Mobile Device Management
15 7 (3.07%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 82 (35.96%) Objective-C
2 42 (18.42%) Java
3 41 (17.98%) JavaScript
4 21 (9.21%) C#
5 18 (7.89%) C++
6 16 (7.02%) Ruby
7 13 (5.70%) SQL
8 12 (5.26%) PHP
9 10 (4.39%) Python
10 7 (3.07%) C
11 5 (2.19%) Groovy
12 3 (1.32%) Perl
13 1 (0.44%) Golang
13 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.44%) PHP5
13 1 (0.44%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 20 (8.77%) Degree
2 2 (0.88%) ISEB
3 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.44%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.46%) QA
2 2 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.88%) SCCM
2 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (12.28%) Apple
2 10 (4.39%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.63%) Google
3 6 (2.63%) MobileIron
4 5 (2.19%) Adobe
4 5 (2.19%) Oracle
5 4 (1.75%) SAP
5 4 (1.75%) JD Edwards
6 3 (1.32%) Facebook
7 2 (0.88%) HP
7 2 (0.88%) Citrix
7 2 (0.88%) IBM
7 2 (0.88%) CA
7 2 (0.88%) Sencha
8 1 (0.44%) SOASTA, Inc
8 1 (0.44%) Meraki
8 1 (0.44%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.44%) Twitter
8 1 (0.44%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.44%) Teradata
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