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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iOS
Rank 132 122 153
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +31
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 818 836 705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.63% 1.72% 1.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.16% 7.64% 6.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 568 439
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 21 16
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -38.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.03 £12.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £22.66 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-24.97% -35.25%
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
11419 10945 11502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.81% 22.55% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6608 6215 5963
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 977 954 1146
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.98 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.71% -2.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -8.57%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +4 553 £400 +3.22% 185
South East +52 114 £350 - 54
South West -17 32 £320 +6.66% 33
Yorkshire +16 26 £338 +33.66% 17
East of England -15 26 £488 +39.28% 18
West Midlands -20 26 £300 -9.09% 11
North West -36 16 £363 +11.53% 32
East Midlands +6 11 £319 +75.86% 16
North East -21 3 £220 - 5
Apple iOS
UK

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 963 (59.33%) Android
2 701 (43.19%) iOS Development
3 528 (32.53%) Mobile App
4 443 (27.30%) Objective-C
5 400 (24.65%) HTML
6 352 (21.69%) Agile Software Development
7 312 (19.22%) JavaScript
8 302 (18.61%) iPhone
9 291 (17.93%) CSS
10 269 (16.57%) Java
11 263 (16.20%) iPad
12 257 (15.83%) Windows
13 247 (15.22%) Android Development
14 226 (13.92%) HTML5
15 223 (13.74%) OO
16 221 (13.62%) Xcode
17 220 (13.56%) Web Services
18 206 (12.69%) TDD
19 198 (12.20%) JSON
20 196 (12.08%) Scrum
21 178 (10.97%) E-Commerce
22 166 (10.23%) Cocoa
22 166 (10.23%) Finance
23 156 (9.61%) Git (software)
24 155 (9.55%) XML
25 154 (9.49%) iOS SDK
26 147 (9.06%) Apple
27 140 (8.63%) RESTful
28 132 (8.13%) .NET
29 129 (7.95%) Blackberry

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 34 (2.09%) CMS
2 33 (2.03%) Node.js
3 29 (1.79%) IIS
4 21 (1.29%) MS Exchange
5 17 (1.05%) Apache
6 16 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 13 (0.80%) WebSphere
7 13 (0.80%) IBM Notes
8 12 (0.74%) Tomcat
8 12 (0.74%) SharePoint
8 12 (0.74%) Adobe CQ
9 8 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (0.49%) WordPress
9 8 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (0.49%) CICS
10 7 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (0.43%) Lync
11 6 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (0.31%) Confluence
Applications
1 70 (4.31%) Photoshop
2 68 (4.19%) MS Office
3 60 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
4 27 (1.66%) MS Excel
5 11 (0.68%) InDesign
6 10 (0.62%) OmniGraffle
7 9 (0.55%) Fireworks
8 8 (0.49%) Doxygen
9 7 (0.43%) MS Project
10 6 (0.37%) MS Visio
10 6 (0.37%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
12 2 (0.12%) Blender
12 2 (0.12%) Maya
13 1 (0.062%) 3ds Max
13 1 (0.062%) ZBrush
13 1 (0.062%) Mudbox
Business Applications
1 35 (2.16%) Magento
2 34 (2.09%) Oracle CRM
3 7 (0.43%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.12%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.12%) SiteCatalyst
7 1 (0.062%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.062%) assyst
7 1 (0.062%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (0.62%) Office 365
3 9 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.37%) SaaS
4 6 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.31%) PaaS
5 5 (0.31%) Force.com
5 5 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.25%) Google Apps
6 4 (0.25%) GitHub
6 4 (0.25%) IaaS
7 2 (0.12%) IBM SmartCloud
8 1 (0.062%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.062%) Route 53
8 1 (0.062%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.062%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 55 (3.39%) HTTP
2 45 (2.77%) Internet
3 33 (2.03%) VPN
4 26 (1.60%) Firewall
5 16 (0.99%) HTTPS
6 14 (0.86%) VoIP
7 12 (0.74%) Bluetooth
8 9 (0.55%) Network Security
9 8 (0.49%) LAN
9 8 (0.49%) DNS
9 8 (0.49%) WAN
9 8 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (0.49%) Wireless
10 7 (0.43%) Intranet
10 7 (0.43%) SSL
10 7 (0.43%) TCP/IP
10 7 (0.43%) Wireshark
11 5 (0.31%) Reverse Proxy
11 5 (0.31%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (0.25%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (5.24%) MySQL
2 42 (2.59%) SQL Server
3 31 (1.91%) Big Data
4 25 (1.54%) Relational Database
5 21 (1.29%) SQLite
6 19 (1.17%) NoSQL
6 19 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (0.99%) MongoDB
8 7 (0.43%) Hadoop
9 6 (0.37%) Apache Hive
10 5 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.25%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.18%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.18%) MS Access
12 3 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.18%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.12%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 221 (13.62%) Xcode
2 156 (9.61%) Git (software)
3 98 (6.04%) Subversion
4 67 (4.13%) Cucumber
5 66 (4.07%) Calabash
6 59 (3.64%) JIRA
7 58 (3.57%) Selenium
8 41 (2.53%) Axure RP
9 36 (2.22%) WebDriver
10 34 (2.09%) Jenkins
11 29 (1.79%) Robotium
12 25 (1.54%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 24 (1.48%) Eclipse
14 22 (1.36%) Hudson
15 19 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
16 13 (0.80%) JUnit
16 13 (0.80%) eggPlant
17 12 (0.74%) SoapUI
17 12 (0.74%) SpecFlow
18 11 (0.68%) JMeter
General
1 166 (10.23%) Finance
2 93 (5.73%) Retail
3 87 (5.36%) Marketing
4 58 (3.57%) Games
5 50 (3.08%) Banking
6 45 (2.77%) Telecoms
7 34 (2.09%) Publishing
8 32 (1.97%) Advertising
9 19 (1.17%) Legal
10 11 (0.68%) French Language
11 9 (0.55%) Dutch Language
11 9 (0.55%) Electronics
12 8 (0.49%) German Language
13 7 (0.43%) Automotive
14 6 (0.37%) Back Office
15 5 (0.31%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.31%) Multimedia
16 4 (0.25%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 888 (54.71%) Developer
2 500 (30.81%) iOS Developer
3 141 (8.69%) Analyst
4 130 (8.01%) Mobile Developer
5 107 (6.59%) Architect
6 104 (6.41%) Designer
7 92 (5.67%) Android Developer
8 86 (5.30%) Senior Developer
9 82 (5.05%) Tester
10 57 (3.51%) Test Analyst
11 52 (3.20%) Solutions Architect
12 50 (3.08%) Senior iOS Developer
13 49 (3.02%) Mobile Tester
14 44 (2.71%) User Experience Designer
15 43 (2.65%) Web Developer
15 43 (2.65%) Project Manager
15 43 (2.65%) PHP Developer
16 38 (2.34%) Mobile Applications Developer
17 37 (2.28%) Applications Developer
18 31 (1.91%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 400 (24.65%) HTML
2 291 (17.93%) CSS
3 226 (13.92%) HTML5
4 220 (13.56%) Web Services
5 198 (12.20%) JSON
6 166 (10.23%) Cocoa
7 155 (9.55%) XML
8 154 (9.49%) iOS SDK
9 140 (8.63%) RESTful
10 132 (8.13%) .NET
11 105 (6.47%) jQuery
12 103 (6.35%) Cocoa Touch
13 96 (5.91%) CSS3
14 95 (5.85%) REST
15 75 (4.62%) SOAP
16 57 (3.51%) AngularJS
17 52 (3.20%) Ajax
18 45 (2.77%) Android SDK
19 43 (2.65%) PhoneGap
20 35 (2.16%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 528 (32.53%) Mobile App
2 302 (18.61%) iPhone
3 263 (16.20%) iPad
4 129 (7.95%) Blackberry
5 91 (5.61%) Computer Science
6 58 (3.57%) Open Source
7 41 (2.53%) Video on Demand
8 38 (2.34%) Smartphone
9 33 (2.03%) Social Media
10 30 (1.85%) Digital Media
11 27 (1.66%) Animation
12 22 (1.36%) Client/Server
12 22 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
13 20 (1.23%) Streaming Video
14 18 (1.11%) Visualisation
15 16 (0.99%) GIS
15 16 (0.99%) Mobile Banking
16 15 (0.92%) Mobile Payment
16 15 (0.92%) Graphic Design
17 14 (0.86%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 963 (59.33%) Android
2 257 (15.83%) Windows
3 68 (4.19%) Linux
4 60 (3.70%) Windows Phone
5 51 (3.14%) Windows 7
6 50 (3.08%) Windows Mobile
7 46 (2.83%) Windows XP
8 38 (2.34%) Mac OS X
9 32 (1.97%) Windows 8
10 23 (1.42%) UNIX
11 19 (1.17%) Windows Vista
12 12 (0.74%) Mac OS
13 11 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (0.62%) Solaris
15 6 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (0.37%) Windows Phone 8
16 5 (0.31%) BlackBerry OS
16 5 (0.31%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.18%) VMS
17 3 (0.18%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 701 (43.19%) iOS Development
2 352 (21.69%) Agile Software Development
3 247 (15.22%) Android Development
4 223 (13.74%) OO
5 206 (12.69%) TDD
6 196 (12.08%) Scrum
7 178 (10.97%) E-Commerce
8 129 (7.95%) MVC
9 119 (7.33%) BDD
10 100 (6.16%) Continuous Integration
11 96 (5.91%) OOP
12 93 (5.73%) Software Engineering
13 71 (4.37%) Web Development
14 69 (4.25%) Project Management
15 68 (4.19%) Mobile Application Development
16 65 (4.00%) Test Automation
17 56 (3.45%) ITIL
18 54 (3.33%) Unit Testing
19 53 (3.27%) Test Scripting
20 50 (3.08%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 443 (27.30%) Objective-C
2 312 (19.22%) JavaScript
3 269 (16.57%) Java
4 120 (7.39%) PHP
5 119 (7.33%) SQL
6 105 (6.47%) C#
7 78 (4.81%) C++
8 77 (4.74%) Ruby
9 53 (3.27%) C
10 39 (2.40%) Python
11 34 (2.09%) PHP5
12 14 (0.86%) Groovy
13 10 (0.62%) Perl
14 9 (0.55%) Korn
14 9 (0.55%) Bash Shell
15 8 (0.49%) VB.NET
15 8 (0.49%) ActionScript
16 6 (0.37%) PowerShell
16 6 (0.37%) Apex Code
16 6 (0.37%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 96 (5.91%) Degree
2 29 (1.79%) ISEB
3 21 (1.29%) Security Cleared
4 14 (0.86%) SC Cleared
4 14 (0.86%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.25%) A+ Certification
6 3 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.12%) CISSP
7 2 (0.12%) CISM
8 1 (0.062%) GIAC
8 1 (0.062%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.062%) CEH
8 1 (0.062%) ISSAP
8 1 (0.062%) ISSEP
8 1 (0.062%) ISSMP
8 1 (0.062%) MCDST
8 1 (0.062%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.062%) HND
8 1 (0.062%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (6.53%) QA
2 12 (0.74%) SLA
3 8 (0.49%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.12%) JTAG
6 1 (0.062%) ISO/IEC 14443
6 1 (0.062%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 71 (4.37%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.55%) Terminal Services
3 4 (0.25%) VMware ESX
3 4 (0.25%) Docker
4 3 (0.18%) Cygwin
4 3 (0.18%) XenApp
4 3 (0.18%) XenServer
4 3 (0.18%) Xen
4 3 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.12%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.062%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.062%) MetaFrame
6 1 (0.062%) Varnish
6 1 (0.062%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.31%) XenMobile
3 4 (0.25%) SCCM
3 4 (0.25%) Vagrant
3 4 (0.25%) Nagios
4 2 (0.12%) Puppet
5 1 (0.062%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.062%) ZENworks
5 1 (0.062%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (0.062%) WSUS
Vendors
1 147 (9.06%) Apple
2 110 (6.78%) Microsoft
3 66 (4.07%) Oracle
4 61 (3.76%) Google
5 50 (3.08%) Adobe
6 46 (2.83%) SAP
7 41 (2.53%) Citrix
8 39 (2.40%) Facebook
9 34 (2.09%) JD Edwards
10 28 (1.73%) Sencha
11 27 (1.66%) Xamarin
12 22 (1.36%) Appcelerator
12 22 (1.36%) MobileIron
13 19 (1.17%) IBM
14 17 (1.05%) TIBCO
15 16 (0.99%) Remedy
16 14 (0.86%) Twitter
17 13 (0.80%) Lotus
17 13 (0.80%) HP
18 10 (0.62%) VMware
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