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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iOS
Rank 83 125 111
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -14
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 122 85 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.32% 1.36% 1.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.68% 6.81% 7.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 68 66
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £309 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Average hourly rate £17.87 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.70 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-19.68% -1.53%
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
1142 1249 1205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 21.67% 19.97% 20.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 881 864 816
Average daily rate £413 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.99% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £190 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £319 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 52 71
Average hourly rate £17.87 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.46% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.08 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £105.00 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015, 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.

1 152 (58.24%) Android
2 114 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (40.23%) iOS Development
4 79 (30.27%) Mobile App
5 75 (28.74%) Windows
6 60 (22.99%) Objective-C
7 53 (20.31%) HTML
8 48 (18.39%) User Experience
9 45 (17.24%) JSON
10 42 (16.09%) iPhone
11 41 (15.71%) Finance
12 36 (13.79%) Xcode
12 36 (13.79%) Mobile Development
13 35 (13.41%) Web Services
14 34 (13.03%) JavaScript
14 34 (13.03%) iPad
15 32 (12.26%) REST
16 31 (11.88%) OO
16 31 (11.88%) Microsoft
16 31 (11.88%) Scrum
17 29 (11.11%) TDD
18 28 (10.73%) QA
18 28 (10.73%) Degree
18 28 (10.73%) CSS
18 28 (10.73%) HTML5
19 26 (9.96%) Apple
20 25 (9.58%) MS Office
20 25 (9.58%) Cocoa
20 25 (9.58%) Continuous Integration
21 24 (9.20%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 9 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.30%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.53%) Node.js
5 3 (1.15%) CMS
6 2 (0.77%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.77%) WordPress
6 2 (0.77%) nginx
6 2 (0.77%) Lync
6 2 (0.77%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.77%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.38%) IIS
7 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (9.58%) MS Office
2 13 (4.98%) Photoshop
2 13 (4.98%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (3.07%) MS Excel
4 7 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.92%) Acrobat
6 4 (1.53%) MS Visio
7 3 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (1.15%) InDesign
8 2 (0.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.77%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.77%) SiteCatalyst
2 2 (0.77%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (0.77%) Misys Midas
3 1 (0.38%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.83%) Google Apps
2 7 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.92%) Amazon S3
3 5 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.92%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (1.53%) GitHub
5 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.83%) Internet
1 10 (3.83%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (3.07%) VPN
2 8 (3.07%) HTTP
3 5 (1.92%) LAN
4 3 (1.15%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.15%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.77%) Firewall
6 1 (0.38%) VoIP
6 1 (0.38%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.38%) NFC
6 1 (0.38%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.38%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.83%) MySQL
1 10 (3.83%) SQLite
2 6 (2.30%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.30%) MongoDB
3 5 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (1.15%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (1.15%) CouchDB
5 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.77%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.77%) Redis
5 2 (0.77%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.38%) Big Data
6 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (13.79%) Xcode
2 20 (7.66%) Git (software)
2 20 (7.66%) Cucumber
3 13 (4.98%) Jenkins
4 11 (4.21%) Calabash
4 11 (4.21%) Selenium
5 9 (3.45%) JIRA
6 7 (2.68%) Appium
7 6 (2.30%) Hudson
7 6 (2.30%) Subversion
8 4 (1.53%) Maven
8 4 (1.53%) Android Studio
9 3 (1.15%) Axure RP
9 3 (1.15%) Bugzilla
9 3 (1.15%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.77%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 2 (0.77%) Robotium
10 2 (0.77%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 41 (15.71%) Finance
2 24 (9.20%) Banking
3 19 (7.28%) Retail
4 10 (3.83%) Spanish Language
5 9 (3.45%) Marketing
6 5 (1.92%) Games
6 5 (1.92%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.53%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.53%) French Language
7 4 (1.53%) German Language
7 4 (1.53%) Legal
8 3 (1.15%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.77%) Advertising
10 1 (0.38%) Publishing
10 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 114 (43.68%) Developer
2 76 (29.12%) iOS Developer
3 30 (11.49%) Analyst
4 23 (8.81%) Senior Developer
4 23 (8.81%) Designer
5 20 (7.66%) Senior iOS Developer
6 15 (5.75%) Architect
7 14 (5.36%) Mobile Developer
8 13 (4.98%) Android Developer
9 10 (3.83%) UI Designer
10 9 (3.45%) Tester
11 8 (3.07%) Test Analyst
11 8 (3.07%) Test Leader
12 7 (2.68%) UX Designer
12 7 (2.68%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 7 (2.68%) Service Analyst
12 7 (2.68%) Help Desk Analyst
13 6 (2.30%) Test Engineer
13 6 (2.30%) Service Desk Analyst
13 6 (2.30%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (20.31%) HTML
2 45 (17.24%) JSON
3 35 (13.41%) Web Services
4 32 (12.26%) REST
5 28 (10.73%) HTML5
5 28 (10.73%) CSS
6 25 (9.58%) Cocoa
7 22 (8.43%) XML
8 19 (7.28%) iOS SDK
9 18 (6.90%) Cocoa Touch
10 13 (4.98%) RESTful
10 13 (4.98%) SOAP
11 11 (4.21%) AngularJS
12 9 (3.45%) jQuery
12 9 (3.45%) CSS3
12 9 (3.45%) .NET
13 8 (3.07%) Android SDK
14 7 (2.68%) XML Schema
15 4 (1.53%) Ruby on Rails
15 4 (1.53%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 79 (30.27%) Mobile App
2 48 (18.39%) User Experience
3 42 (16.09%) iPhone
4 34 (13.03%) iPad
5 22 (8.43%) Computer Science
6 21 (8.05%) Blackberry
7 14 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (4.21%) Mobile Banking
9 7 (2.68%) Mobile Payment
9 7 (2.68%) Open Source
9 7 (2.68%) Social Media
10 6 (2.30%) Streaming Video
11 4 (1.53%) Smartphone
11 4 (1.53%) Video on Demand
11 4 (1.53%) Digital Media
11 4 (1.53%) Visualisation
12 3 (1.15%) Streaming Media
12 3 (1.15%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.15%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.77%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 152 (58.24%) Android
2 75 (28.74%) Windows
3 20 (7.66%) Windows 7
4 16 (6.13%) Mac OS X
5 13 (4.98%) Mac OS
6 11 (4.21%) Linux
6 11 (4.21%) Windows XP
7 8 (3.07%) Windows Phone
8 5 (1.92%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (1.15%) UNIX
10 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.77%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (40.23%) iOS Development
3 36 (13.79%) Mobile Development
4 31 (11.88%) Scrum
4 31 (11.88%) OO
5 29 (11.11%) TDD
6 25 (9.58%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (8.81%) Android Development
8 22 (8.43%) E-Commerce
9 18 (6.90%) BDD
10 17 (6.51%) Test Automation
10 17 (6.51%) Kanban
10 17 (6.51%) Software Engineering
11 14 (5.36%) OOP
11 14 (5.36%) Mobile Application Development
12 13 (4.98%) Analytics
13 12 (4.60%) Service Management
13 12 (4.60%) Test Scripting
14 11 (4.21%) Unit Testing
14 11 (4.21%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 60 (22.99%) Objective-C
2 34 (13.03%) JavaScript
3 23 (8.81%) Java
4 22 (8.43%) Ruby
5 18 (6.90%) SQL
6 17 (6.51%) C++
7 15 (5.75%) C#
8 5 (1.92%) C
9 4 (1.53%) VBA
9 4 (1.53%) Python
9 4 (1.53%) PHP
10 3 (1.15%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.77%) Scala
11 2 (0.77%) RPG
11 2 (0.77%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.38%) XPath
12 1 (0.38%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 28 (10.73%) Degree
2 6 (2.30%) ISEB
3 4 (1.53%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.53%) CTC Cleared
3 4 (1.53%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.38%) MCSE
6 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.73%) QA
2 2 (0.77%) SLA
2 2 (0.77%) WAI
System Software
1 16 (6.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.77%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.53%) yum
1 4 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.15%) SCCM
3 2 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.77%) Puppet
3 2 (0.77%) XenMobile
3 2 (0.77%) Ansible
3 2 (0.77%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 31 (11.88%) Microsoft
2 26 (9.96%) Apple
3 13 (4.98%) Google
4 12 (4.60%) Adobe
5 5 (1.92%) Akamai
5 5 (1.92%) MobileIron
6 4 (1.53%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.53%) IBM
6 4 (1.53%) Oracle
6 4 (1.53%) HP
7 3 (1.15%) Citrix
7 3 (1.15%) BMC
7 3 (1.15%) Remedy
8 2 (0.77%) VMware
8 2 (0.77%) Reuters
8 2 (0.77%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.77%) SAP
8 2 (0.77%) Cognos
8 2 (0.77%) Misys
8 2 (0.77%) Appcelerator
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