The table below looks at the statistics for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iOS
Rank 143 133 122
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -11
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 764 726 747
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.54% 1.55% 1.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.59% 6.82% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 551 504 512
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 4
Average hourly rate £15.50 £19.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.51% -44.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £14.04 £28.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.05 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.88 £26.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-58.96% -29.33%
Apple iOS
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11585 10648 9916
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 23.37% 22.74% 22.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6961 6073 5308
Average daily rate £363 £360 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £155 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 978 966 1058
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.85 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.94% -9.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £33.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in England

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in England

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple iOS across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Histogram in England

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Trend in England

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple iOS across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple iOS within the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +10 470 £400 - 85
South East -8 98 £325 -7.14% 39
North West +18 68 £350 +7.69% 24
South West -19 39 £350 - 18
East Midlands +14 34 £325 +195.45% 3
East of England -19 21 £250 -37.50% 14
Yorkshire -10 14 £325 +3.17% 20
West Midlands -11 14 £325 +8.33% 6
North East -28 2 - - 2
Apple iOS
UK

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 938 (60.36%) Android
2 714 (45.95%) iOS Development
3 577 (37.13%) Agile Software Development
4 440 (28.31%) Mobile App
5 411 (26.45%) Objective-C
6 339 (21.81%) HTML
7 329 (21.17%) Windows
8 306 (19.69%) JavaScript
9 280 (18.02%) iPhone
10 266 (17.12%) CSS
11 263 (16.92%) Android Development
12 257 (16.54%) User Experience
13 244 (15.70%) Xcode
14 229 (14.74%) HTML5
15 221 (14.22%) iPad
16 218 (14.03%) JSON
17 216 (13.90%) Java
18 191 (12.29%) Scrum
19 190 (12.23%) Web Services
20 187 (12.03%) OO
21 183 (11.78%) XML
22 179 (11.52%) TDD
23 178 (11.45%) Finance
24 166 (10.68%) Git (software)
25 160 (10.30%) RESTful
26 139 (8.94%) E-Commerce
27 137 (8.82%) Apple
27 137 (8.82%) iOS SDK
28 136 (8.75%) Cocoa
29 133 (8.56%) Microsoft

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 40 (2.57%) CMS
2 38 (2.45%) Node.js
3 17 (1.09%) IBM Notes
4 14 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 13 (0.84%) Apache
5 13 (0.84%) MS Exchange
6 11 (0.71%) IIS
7 9 (0.58%) WordPress
7 9 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
8 8 (0.51%) Lync
8 8 (0.51%) Tomcat
8 8 (0.51%) SharePoint
9 7 (0.45%) Drupal
10 5 (0.32%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.32%) Confluence
10 5 (0.32%) nginx
11 4 (0.26%) Adobe CQ
11 4 (0.26%) Joomla!
11 4 (0.26%) Lotus Domino
12 3 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 99 (6.37%) MS Office
2 79 (5.08%) Photoshop
3 61 (3.93%) Adobe Illustrator
4 41 (2.64%) MS Excel
5 17 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 12 (0.77%) Acrobat
7 11 (0.71%) MS Visio
8 8 (0.51%) Doxygen
9 7 (0.45%) Maya
10 5 (0.32%) InDesign
10 5 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (0.32%) Fireworks
10 5 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
11 4 (0.26%) MS Project
12 2 (0.13%) Quicktime
12 2 (0.13%) CINEMA 4D
12 2 (0.13%) Adobe Captivate
12 2 (0.13%) Blender
12 2 (0.13%) Final Cut Pro
13 1 (0.064%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 4 (0.26%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.19%) Magento
2 3 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.13%) Misys Midas
3 2 (0.13%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.064%) assyst
4 1 (0.064%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.064%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.03%) Google Apps
2 12 (0.77%) GitHub
2 12 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.58%) PaaS
4 8 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.26%) Heroku
6 3 (0.19%) SaaS
7 2 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.13%) IaaS
7 2 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.064%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.064%) Office 365
8 1 (0.064%) Force.com
8 1 (0.064%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.064%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 59 (3.80%) HTTP
2 41 (2.64%) VPN
3 33 (2.12%) Internet
4 25 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
5 19 (1.22%) TCP/IP
6 15 (0.97%) Firewall
6 15 (0.97%) SSL
7 12 (0.77%) HTTPS
8 11 (0.71%) Wireless
8 11 (0.71%) LAN
8 11 (0.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 10 (0.64%) DNS
9 10 (0.64%) VoIP
10 9 (0.58%) WAN
10 9 (0.58%) Wireshark
11 7 (0.45%) Network Security
11 7 (0.45%) Bluetooth
12 6 (0.39%) DHCP
12 6 (0.39%) Intranet
13 5 (0.32%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (5.86%) MySQL
2 45 (2.90%) SQL Server
3 34 (2.19%) SQLite
4 24 (1.54%) NoSQL
5 17 (1.09%) Relational Database
6 12 (0.77%) MongoDB
7 8 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (0.45%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (0.39%) Big Data
9 6 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.26%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.26%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.19%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.19%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.13%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.13%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 244 (15.70%) Xcode
2 166 (10.68%) Git (software)
3 92 (5.92%) Subversion
4 78 (5.02%) Calabash
5 61 (3.93%) Selenium
6 60 (3.86%) Cucumber
7 56 (3.60%) JIRA
8 53 (3.41%) Appium
9 50 (3.22%) Axure RP
10 44 (2.83%) Jenkins
11 27 (1.74%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 26 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
13 23 (1.48%) WebDriver
14 21 (1.35%) Eclipse
15 15 (0.97%) Robotium
16 14 (0.90%) Maven
17 13 (0.84%) Hudson
18 12 (0.77%) Visual Studio
19 11 (0.71%) Ant
19 11 (0.71%) JUnit
General
1 178 (11.45%) Finance
2 94 (6.05%) Retail
3 87 (5.60%) Banking
4 60 (3.86%) Marketing
5 58 (3.73%) Games
6 39 (2.51%) Telecoms
7 28 (1.80%) Publishing
8 25 (1.61%) Advertising
9 13 (0.84%) Retail Banking
10 11 (0.71%) French Language
10 11 (0.71%) Automotive
11 10 (0.64%) Investment Banking
11 10 (0.64%) Spanish Language
12 9 (0.58%) German Language
12 9 (0.58%) Electronics
13 8 (0.51%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.45%) Law
15 6 (0.39%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.32%) Legal
17 4 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 890 (57.27%) Developer
2 520 (33.46%) iOS Developer
3 153 (9.85%) Mobile Developer
4 127 (8.17%) Analyst
5 105 (6.76%) Android Developer
6 104 (6.69%) Designer
7 76 (4.89%) Senior Developer
8 67 (4.31%) Tester
9 60 (3.86%) Architect
10 53 (3.41%) Test Analyst
10 53 (3.41%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 50 (3.22%) Senior iOS Developer
12 49 (3.15%) Applications Developer
13 43 (2.77%) UI Designer
14 38 (2.45%) Support Engineer
14 38 (2.45%) Project Manager
15 37 (2.38%) Desktop Support
15 37 (2.38%) Front-End Developer
15 37 (2.38%) UX Designer
16 36 (2.32%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 339 (21.81%) HTML
2 266 (17.12%) CSS
3 229 (14.74%) HTML5
4 218 (14.03%) JSON
5 190 (12.23%) Web Services
6 183 (11.78%) XML
7 160 (10.30%) RESTful
8 137 (8.82%) iOS SDK
9 136 (8.75%) Cocoa
10 123 (7.92%) CSS3
11 115 (7.40%) REST
12 114 (7.34%) .NET
12 114 (7.34%) jQuery
13 86 (5.53%) Cocoa Touch
14 71 (4.57%) AngularJS
15 65 (4.18%) SOAP
16 64 (4.12%) PhoneGap
17 55 (3.54%) Android SDK
18 50 (3.22%) Ajax
19 49 (3.15%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 440 (28.31%) Mobile App
2 280 (18.02%) iPhone
3 257 (16.54%) User Experience
4 221 (14.22%) iPad
5 115 (7.40%) Blackberry
6 80 (5.15%) Computer Science
7 59 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
8 40 (2.57%) Social Media
9 39 (2.51%) Mobile Banking
10 35 (2.25%) Open Source
11 28 (1.80%) Mobile Payment
11 28 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
12 27 (1.74%) Smartphone
12 27 (1.74%) Client/Server
13 22 (1.42%) Visualisation
14 21 (1.35%) Animation
15 19 (1.22%) Data Structures
16 17 (1.09%) Graphic Design
17 16 (1.03%) Video on Demand
18 15 (0.97%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 938 (60.36%) Android
2 329 (21.17%) Windows
3 87 (5.60%) Windows Phone
4 80 (5.15%) Linux
5 76 (4.89%) Windows 7
6 50 (3.22%) Mac OS X
7 43 (2.77%) Windows XP
8 36 (2.32%) Windows Mobile
9 29 (1.87%) Mac OS
10 19 (1.22%) Windows Phone 8
11 16 (1.03%) Windows 8
12 15 (0.97%) Windows Vista
12 15 (0.97%) UNIX
13 13 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (0.45%) webOS
16 5 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
16 5 (0.32%) Windows Phone 7
16 5 (0.32%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 714 (45.95%) iOS Development
2 577 (37.13%) Agile Software Development
3 263 (16.92%) Android Development
4 191 (12.29%) Scrum
5 187 (12.03%) OO
6 179 (11.52%) TDD
7 139 (8.94%) E-Commerce
8 101 (6.50%) MVC
9 95 (6.11%) BDD
10 93 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
11 90 (5.79%) Software Engineering
12 77 (4.95%) OOP
13 59 (3.80%) Mobile Application Development
14 56 (3.60%) ITIL
15 55 (3.54%) Responsive Web Design
16 49 (3.15%) Test Automation
17 48 (3.09%) Project Management
18 46 (2.96%) Test Scripting
18 46 (2.96%) Waterfall
19 44 (2.83%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 411 (26.45%) Objective-C
2 306 (19.69%) JavaScript
3 216 (13.90%) Java
4 110 (7.08%) C#
5 90 (5.79%) SQL
6 67 (4.31%) C++
7 56 (3.60%) PHP
8 52 (3.35%) Ruby
9 41 (2.64%) C
10 30 (1.93%) Python
11 13 (0.84%) XPath
12 10 (0.64%) PHP5
13 8 (0.51%) PowerShell
14 7 (0.45%) Scala
15 6 (0.39%) Groovy
15 6 (0.39%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.32%) VC++
17 4 (0.26%) ActionScript
17 4 (0.26%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.26%) AppleScript
Qualifications
1 95 (6.11%) Degree
2 34 (2.19%) ISEB
3 20 (1.29%) Security Cleared
4 12 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (0.71%) ISTQB
5 11 (0.71%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.45%) A+ Certification
7 6 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.26%) MCDST
9 3 (0.19%) MCSE
9 3 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.19%) BC Cleared
9 3 (0.19%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.13%) CISSP
10 2 (0.13%) MCP
10 2 (0.13%) CISM
11 1 (0.064%) GIAC
11 1 (0.064%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.064%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (6.11%) QA
2 11 (0.71%) SLA
3 4 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.064%) COBIT
4 1 (0.064%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.064%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.064%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.064%) ISO/IEC 14443
4 1 (0.064%) PAS 55
4 1 (0.064%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 62 (3.99%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.84%) Firmware
3 11 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.39%) Docker
6 5 (0.32%) XenApp
7 4 (0.26%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.19%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.13%) Kerio MailServer
9 2 (0.13%) XenServer
9 2 (0.13%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.13%) MetaFrame
9 2 (0.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.064%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.064%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.064%) IAG
10 1 (0.064%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 21 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (0.77%) SCCM
3 3 (0.19%) XenMobile
4 2 (0.13%) Puppet
4 2 (0.13%) Nagios
4 2 (0.13%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.13%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.064%) ZENworks
5 1 (0.064%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (0.064%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.064%) yum
5 1 (0.064%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.064%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.064%) Ansible
5 1 (0.064%) cPanel
Vendors
1 137 (8.82%) Apple
2 133 (8.56%) Microsoft
3 67 (4.31%) Google
4 54 (3.47%) Adobe
5 42 (2.70%) Xamarin
6 30 (1.93%) HP
7 28 (1.80%) Oracle
8 27 (1.74%) Citrix
9 24 (1.54%) Facebook
9 24 (1.54%) VMware
10 21 (1.35%) Appcelerator
11 18 (1.16%) Lotus
12 17 (1.09%) Sencha
13 16 (1.03%) Twitter
14 15 (0.97%) MobileIron
15 14 (0.90%) SAP
16 13 (0.84%) Red Hat
17 11 (0.71%) Remedy
17 11 (0.71%) IBM
17 11 (0.71%) F5
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Up to £300 per hour DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £320 per day + £320 / Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £450 per day for 3 months (rolling)
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 9 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Stott & May
Rate: From £0 to £0 per day £competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
South West London
Blue Glue
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 days ago