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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iOS
Rank 136 127 144
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +17
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 813 812 755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.55% 1.69% 1.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.96% 7.35% 6.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 542 493
Average daily rate
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£368 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £343 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.45% +7.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 11 17
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.04 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.08% -59.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £13.00 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-38.18% -21.42%
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
11679 11042 11303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.26% 22.93% 21.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6854 6361 5887
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £180 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1029 964 1147
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.25% -8.82%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +2 542 £400 - 142
South East +45 115 £350 - 53
Yorkshire +17 34 £325 -7.14% 18
North West -27 27 £350 +2.18% 38
South West -18 25 £320 -8.57% 26
West Midlands -22 24 £331 +15.21% 11
East of England -35 18 £400 +12.28% 21
East Midlands +11 17 £310 +3.33% 10
North East -34 2 £220 - 2
Midlands - 1 - -
Apple iOS
UK

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 951 (57.99%) Android
2 731 (44.57%) iOS Development
3 619 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
4 512 (31.22%) Mobile App
5 481 (29.33%) Objective-C
6 363 (22.13%) HTML
7 335 (20.43%) iPhone
8 296 (18.05%) JavaScript
9 283 (17.26%) iPad
10 271 (16.52%) Windows
11 265 (16.16%) CSS
12 255 (15.55%) Java
13 254 (15.49%) Android Development
14 245 (14.94%) Xcode
15 241 (14.70%) User Experience
16 230 (14.02%) JSON
17 218 (13.29%) Web Services
17 218 (13.29%) OO
18 208 (12.68%) HTML5
19 205 (12.50%) TDD
20 195 (11.89%) Scrum
21 186 (11.34%) XML
22 184 (11.22%) Git (software)
23 176 (10.73%) Cocoa
24 172 (10.49%) E-Commerce
25 157 (9.57%) RESTful
26 154 (9.39%) Finance
27 147 (8.96%) Apple
27 147 (8.96%) iOS SDK
28 144 (8.78%) Blackberry

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 37 (2.26%) CMS
2 33 (2.01%) Node.js
3 21 (1.28%) IIS
3 21 (1.28%) IBM Notes
4 19 (1.16%) MS Exchange
5 17 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 15 (0.91%) SharePoint
7 13 (0.79%) Apache
8 10 (0.61%) Lync
9 9 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (0.43%) Adobe CQ
12 6 (0.37%) WordPress
12 6 (0.37%) Drupal
13 5 (0.30%) Umbraco
13 5 (0.30%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
13 5 (0.30%) Confluence
14 4 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 85 (5.18%) MS Office
2 74 (4.51%) Photoshop
3 63 (3.84%) Adobe Illustrator
4 30 (1.83%) MS Excel
5 12 (0.73%) InDesign
6 11 (0.67%) Doxygen
7 9 (0.55%) OmniGraffle
7 9 (0.55%) MS Visio
7 9 (0.55%) Fireworks
8 6 (0.37%) Adobe After Effects
8 6 (0.37%) MS Project
9 3 (0.18%) Maya
9 3 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (0.12%) Blender
11 1 (0.061%) ZBrush
11 1 (0.061%) Mudbox
11 1 (0.061%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 25 (1.52%) Magento
2 24 (1.46%) Oracle CRM
3 7 (0.43%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.061%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.061%) assyst
6 1 (0.061%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.061%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.37%) SaaS
4 6 (0.37%) Google Apps
4 6 (0.37%) Office 365
4 6 (0.37%) GitHub
5 5 (0.30%) PaaS
5 5 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.24%) Force.com
7 2 (0.12%) IaaS
7 2 (0.12%) IBM SmartCloud
8 1 (0.061%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.061%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 68 (4.15%) HTTP
2 52 (3.17%) VPN
3 42 (2.56%) Internet
4 19 (1.16%) Firewall
5 18 (1.10%) HTTPS
6 14 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
7 13 (0.79%) TCP/IP
7 13 (0.79%) VoIP
8 11 (0.67%) DNS
9 9 (0.55%) WAN
9 9 (0.55%) LAN
9 9 (0.55%) Wireless
9 9 (0.55%) SSL
9 9 (0.55%) Intranet
10 8 (0.49%) Wireshark
10 8 (0.49%) Network Security
11 7 (0.43%) Bluetooth
12 5 (0.30%) DHCP
12 5 (0.30%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (0.24%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (5.06%) MySQL
2 42 (2.56%) SQL Server
3 28 (1.71%) SQLite
4 25 (1.52%) NoSQL
5 24 (1.46%) Relational Database
6 22 (1.34%) Big Data
7 14 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (0.73%) MongoDB
9 8 (0.49%) Hadoop
10 6 (0.37%) Apache Hive
10 6 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.24%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.24%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.12%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (0.12%) Redis
13 2 (0.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 245 (14.94%) Xcode
2 184 (11.22%) Git (software)
3 121 (7.38%) Subversion
4 63 (3.84%) Calabash
5 61 (3.72%) JIRA
6 57 (3.48%) Cucumber
7 49 (2.99%) Selenium
8 44 (2.68%) Axure RP
9 29 (1.77%) Jenkins
9 29 (1.77%) WebDriver
10 26 (1.59%) Robotium
11 23 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
11 23 (1.40%) Eclipse
12 21 (1.28%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 16 (0.98%) Hudson
14 15 (0.91%) NUnit
15 12 (0.73%) SoapUI
16 11 (0.67%) Mercurial
16 11 (0.67%) JMeter
16 11 (0.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 154 (9.39%) Finance
2 92 (5.61%) Retail
3 79 (4.82%) Marketing
4 63 (3.84%) Games
5 52 (3.17%) Banking
6 48 (2.93%) Telecoms
7 34 (2.07%) Publishing
8 31 (1.89%) Advertising
9 12 (0.73%) Legal
9 12 (0.73%) Electronics
9 12 (0.73%) French Language
10 9 (0.55%) German Language
11 8 (0.49%) Automotive
12 6 (0.37%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.37%) Spanish Language
13 5 (0.30%) Dutch Language
13 5 (0.30%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.24%) Back Office
14 4 (0.24%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.18%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 933 (56.89%) Developer
2 553 (33.72%) iOS Developer
3 147 (8.96%) Analyst
4 139 (8.48%) Mobile Developer
5 111 (6.77%) Android Developer
6 100 (6.10%) Designer
7 95 (5.79%) Senior Developer
8 90 (5.49%) Architect
9 85 (5.18%) Tester
10 56 (3.41%) Test Analyst
10 56 (3.41%) Senior iOS Developer
11 49 (2.99%) Mobile Tester
12 45 (2.74%) Solutions Architect
13 43 (2.62%) Project Manager
14 40 (2.44%) Front-End Developer
15 39 (2.38%) User Experience Designer
16 37 (2.26%) Desktop Support
17 35 (2.13%) Mobile Applications Developer
18 33 (2.01%) Web Developer
18 33 (2.01%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 363 (22.13%) HTML
2 265 (16.16%) CSS
3 230 (14.02%) JSON
4 218 (13.29%) Web Services
5 208 (12.68%) HTML5
6 186 (11.34%) XML
7 176 (10.73%) Cocoa
8 157 (9.57%) RESTful
9 147 (8.96%) iOS SDK
10 127 (7.74%) .NET
11 121 (7.38%) Cocoa Touch
12 111 (6.77%) REST
13 96 (5.85%) CSS3
14 91 (5.55%) jQuery
15 84 (5.12%) SOAP
16 56 (3.41%) AngularJS
17 53 (3.23%) Android SDK
18 43 (2.62%) PhoneGap
19 40 (2.44%) Ajax
20 33 (2.01%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 512 (31.22%) Mobile App
2 335 (20.43%) iPhone
3 283 (17.26%) iPad
4 241 (14.70%) User Experience
5 144 (8.78%) Blackberry
6 88 (5.37%) Computer Science
7 52 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
8 46 (2.80%) Open Source
9 36 (2.20%) Video on Demand
10 34 (2.07%) Smartphone
11 33 (2.01%) Social Media
12 28 (1.71%) Digital Media
12 28 (1.71%) Animation
13 24 (1.46%) Client/Server
14 21 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
15 19 (1.16%) Visualisation
16 18 (1.10%) Mobile Payment
17 17 (1.04%) Mobile Banking
18 16 (0.98%) Streaming Video
19 14 (0.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 951 (57.99%) Android
2 271 (16.52%) Windows
3 70 (4.27%) Linux
4 69 (4.21%) Windows 7
5 59 (3.60%) Windows Phone
5 59 (3.60%) Windows XP
6 48 (2.93%) Windows Mobile
7 43 (2.62%) Mac OS X
8 29 (1.77%) Windows 8
9 24 (1.46%) Windows Vista
10 20 (1.22%) Mac OS
11 15 (0.91%) UNIX
12 12 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (0.37%) Windows Phone 7
15 5 (0.30%) BlackBerry OS
15 5 (0.30%) webOS
16 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
16 3 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 731 (44.57%) iOS Development
2 619 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
3 254 (15.49%) Android Development
4 218 (13.29%) OO
5 205 (12.50%) TDD
6 195 (11.89%) Scrum
7 172 (10.49%) E-Commerce
8 135 (8.23%) MVC
9 112 (6.83%) BDD
10 111 (6.77%) Continuous Integration
11 97 (5.91%) OOP
12 96 (5.85%) Software Engineering
13 70 (4.27%) Project Management
14 63 (3.84%) ITIL
14 63 (3.84%) Web Development
14 63 (3.84%) Mobile Application Development
15 57 (3.48%) Test Automation
16 55 (3.35%) Test Scripting
17 52 (3.17%) Unit Testing
18 50 (3.05%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 481 (29.33%) Objective-C
2 296 (18.05%) JavaScript
3 255 (15.55%) Java
4 108 (6.59%) C#
4 108 (6.59%) SQL
5 98 (5.98%) PHP
6 84 (5.12%) C++
7 63 (3.84%) Ruby
8 56 (3.41%) C
9 38 (2.32%) Python
10 22 (1.34%) PHP5
11 13 (0.79%) Groovy
12 9 (0.55%) PowerShell
12 9 (0.55%) VB.NET
12 9 (0.55%) ActionScript
13 8 (0.49%) Perl
14 7 (0.43%) ActionScript 3.0
15 5 (0.30%) Scala
15 5 (0.30%) Apex Code
16 4 (0.24%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 93 (5.67%) Degree
2 30 (1.83%) ISEB
3 22 (1.34%) Security Cleared
4 14 (0.85%) ISTQB
5 11 (0.67%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.30%) A+ Certification
7 5 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.18%) MCSE
9 2 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.12%) MCDST
9 2 (0.12%) CISM
9 2 (0.12%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.12%) CISSP
9 2 (0.12%) CBAP
9 2 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.061%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.061%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.061%) GIAC
10 1 (0.061%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (5.98%) QA
2 12 (0.73%) SLA
3 7 (0.43%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.12%) JTAG
6 1 (0.061%) ISO/IEC 14443
6 1 (0.061%) PAS 55
6 1 (0.061%) COBIT
6 1 (0.061%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.061%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 75 (4.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.30%) Terminal Services
2 5 (0.30%) Docker
3 4 (0.24%) XenApp
3 4 (0.24%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.18%) Xen
4 3 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.18%) XenServer
4 3 (0.18%) Cygwin
5 2 (0.12%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.12%) MetaFrame
6 1 (0.061%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.061%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.061%) Varnish
6 1 (0.061%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (0.49%) SCCM
1 8 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.30%) XenMobile
3 3 (0.18%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.12%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.061%) Puppet
5 1 (0.061%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.061%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.061%) ZENworks
5 1 (0.061%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (0.061%) WSUS
Vendors
1 147 (8.96%) Apple
2 122 (7.44%) Microsoft
3 72 (4.39%) Google
4 60 (3.66%) Oracle
5 52 (3.17%) Adobe
6 44 (2.68%) Citrix
7 39 (2.38%) Xamarin
8 38 (2.32%) SAP
9 36 (2.20%) Facebook
10 24 (1.46%) JD Edwards
11 23 (1.40%) Sencha
12 22 (1.34%) MobileIron
13 21 (1.28%) Lotus
14 19 (1.16%) Remedy
14 19 (1.16%) Appcelerator
15 16 (0.98%) HP
16 14 (0.85%) TIBCO
16 14 (0.85%) Perforce
17 12 (0.73%) IBM
18 10 (0.61%) VMware
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