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 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iOS
Rank 136 138 130
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 732 656 643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.59% 1.47% 1.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.88% 6.51% 7.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 447 451
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 7
Average hourly rate £20.18 £18.70 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.92% -56.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.31 £13.60 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £39.00 £82.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.15 £32.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year
-22.63% -26.13%
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
10634 10081 9124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 23.03% 22.65% 22.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6307 5694 4893
Average daily rate £375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 856 937 1037
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £34.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.67 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.45% -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 23 January 2015.

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 January 2015.

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 January 2015. 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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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 +21 459 £400 - 180
South East -15 106 £325 -13.33% 48
North West +12 42 £363 +3.57% 46
South West -9 40 £350 +7.69% 21
East Midlands +5 25 £375 +240.90% 7
Yorkshire -11 22 £333 -5.00% 22
East of England +2 19 £228 -46.47% 27
West Midlands -2 12 £288 - 10
North East -7 3 £400 - 1
Apple iOS
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Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

1 909 (60.60%) Android
2 674 (44.93%) iOS Development
3 571 (38.07%) Agile Software Development
4 421 (28.07%) Mobile App
5 369 (24.60%) Objective-C
6 345 (23.00%) HTML
6 345 (23.00%) Windows
7 310 (20.67%) JavaScript
8 273 (18.20%) CSS
9 254 (16.93%) iPhone
10 253 (16.87%) Android Development
11 246 (16.40%) User Experience
12 235 (15.67%) HTML5
13 224 (14.93%) Xcode
14 208 (13.87%) iPad
15 199 (13.27%) Java
16 193 (12.87%) Web Services
17 192 (12.80%) JSON
18 190 (12.67%) Scrum
19 178 (11.87%) TDD
20 169 (11.27%) Git (software)
21 168 (11.20%) OO
22 164 (10.93%) Finance
23 153 (10.20%) XML
24 148 (9.87%) RESTful
25 140 (9.33%) Apple
26 136 (9.07%) iOS SDK
27 135 (9.00%) .NET
28 132 (8.80%) E-Commerce
29 128 (8.53%) Microsoft

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 46 (3.07%) CMS
2 39 (2.60%) Node.js
3 16 (1.07%) IBM Notes
4 14 (0.93%) IIS
5 12 (0.80%) Apache
6 11 (0.73%) Tomcat
7 10 (0.67%) MS Exchange
7 10 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
8 9 (0.60%) WordPress
8 9 (0.60%) SharePoint
9 8 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (0.53%) Lync
10 6 (0.40%) Drupal
11 5 (0.33%) nginx
12 4 (0.27%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.27%) Lotus Domino
13 3 (0.20%) JBoss
13 3 (0.20%) Joomla!
13 3 (0.20%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.20%) Confluence
Applications
1 96 (6.40%) MS Office
2 70 (4.67%) Photoshop
3 55 (3.67%) Adobe Illustrator
4 42 (2.80%) MS Excel
5 16 (1.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 12 (0.80%) Acrobat
7 11 (0.73%) MS Visio
7 11 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (0.53%) Doxygen
9 6 (0.40%) InDesign
9 6 (0.40%) Maya
9 6 (0.40%) Fireworks
10 5 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
11 4 (0.27%) MS Project
12 2 (0.13%) Quicktime
12 2 (0.13%) Final Cut Pro
12 2 (0.13%) CINEMA 4D
12 2 (0.13%) Adobe Captivate
13 1 (0.067%) 3ds Max
13 1 (0.067%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 4 (0.27%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.20%) Magento
2 3 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.13%) Misys Midas
3 2 (0.13%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.067%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.067%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.20%) Google Apps
2 17 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (1.00%) GitHub
5 10 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.47%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.40%) PaaS
9 5 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
10 4 (0.27%) Heroku
11 3 (0.20%) Office 365
11 3 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.20%) SaaS
12 1 (0.067%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.067%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 63 (4.20%) HTTP
2 42 (2.80%) VPN
3 31 (2.07%) Internet
4 29 (1.93%) Wi-Fi
5 22 (1.47%) TCP/IP
6 17 (1.13%) HTTPS
7 16 (1.07%) LAN
8 15 (1.00%) SSL
8 15 (1.00%) Firewall
9 11 (0.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 11 (0.73%) VoIP
9 11 (0.73%) WAN
10 10 (0.67%) Bluetooth
11 8 (0.53%) Wireless
11 8 (0.53%) Wireshark
12 7 (0.47%) NFC
12 7 (0.47%) DNS
13 6 (0.40%) Intranet
13 6 (0.40%) DHCP
13 6 (0.40%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (5.67%) MySQL
2 55 (3.67%) SQL Server
3 27 (1.80%) SQLite
4 22 (1.47%) NoSQL
5 16 (1.07%) Relational Database
6 15 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (0.67%) MongoDB
8 7 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (0.47%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (0.33%) Big Data
10 5 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.27%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.20%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.13%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 224 (14.93%) Xcode
2 169 (11.27%) Git (software)
3 92 (6.13%) Subversion
4 75 (5.00%) Calabash
5 66 (4.40%) Cucumber
6 62 (4.13%) Selenium
7 52 (3.47%) JIRA
8 48 (3.20%) Jenkins
9 43 (2.87%) Appium
10 38 (2.53%) Axure RP
11 29 (1.93%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 25 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
13 20 (1.33%) WebDriver
14 19 (1.27%) Eclipse
15 14 (0.93%) Visual Studio
15 14 (0.93%) Maven
16 13 (0.87%) Grunt
17 12 (0.80%) Hudson
18 11 (0.73%) Robotium
18 11 (0.73%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 164 (10.93%) Finance
2 91 (6.07%) Banking
3 77 (5.13%) Retail
4 58 (3.87%) Marketing
5 53 (3.53%) Games
6 35 (2.33%) Telecoms
7 25 (1.67%) Advertising
8 22 (1.47%) Publishing
9 15 (1.00%) Spanish Language
10 14 (0.93%) Retail Banking
11 9 (0.60%) Electronics
12 8 (0.53%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.53%) Investment Banking
12 8 (0.53%) French Language
12 8 (0.53%) German Language
13 7 (0.47%) Multimedia
13 7 (0.47%) Automotive
13 7 (0.47%) Law
14 5 (0.33%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 865 (57.67%) Developer
2 484 (32.27%) iOS Developer
3 153 (10.20%) Mobile Developer
4 119 (7.93%) Analyst
5 96 (6.40%) Android Developer
6 92 (6.13%) Designer
7 72 (4.80%) Senior Developer
8 64 (4.27%) Tester
9 57 (3.80%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 56 (3.73%) Architect
11 52 (3.47%) Test Analyst
12 48 (3.20%) Front-End Developer
13 46 (3.07%) Applications Developer
14 44 (2.93%) Senior iOS Developer
15 39 (2.60%) UI Designer
15 39 (2.60%) Support Engineer
16 37 (2.47%) Desktop Support
17 34 (2.27%) .NET Developer
18 33 (2.20%) Test Engineer
19 30 (2.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 345 (23.00%) HTML
2 273 (18.20%) CSS
3 235 (15.67%) HTML5
4 193 (12.87%) Web Services
5 192 (12.80%) JSON
6 153 (10.20%) XML
7 148 (9.87%) RESTful
8 136 (9.07%) iOS SDK
9 135 (9.00%) .NET
10 122 (8.13%) CSS3
11 120 (8.00%) Cocoa
12 114 (7.60%) REST
13 112 (7.47%) jQuery
14 81 (5.40%) Cocoa Touch
15 79 (5.27%) AngularJS
16 65 (4.33%) PhoneGap
17 63 (4.20%) SOAP
18 57 (3.80%) Android SDK
19 53 (3.53%) Apache Cordova
20 48 (3.20%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 421 (28.07%) Mobile App
2 254 (16.93%) iPhone
3 246 (16.40%) User Experience
4 208 (13.87%) iPad
5 108 (7.20%) Blackberry
6 74 (4.93%) Computer Science
7 65 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
8 39 (2.60%) Social Media
9 38 (2.53%) Mobile Banking
10 32 (2.13%) Client/Server
11 30 (2.00%) Open Source
12 26 (1.73%) Mobile Payment
12 26 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
13 20 (1.33%) Data Structures
14 18 (1.20%) Smartphone
14 18 (1.20%) Graphic Design
15 17 (1.13%) Animation
16 16 (1.07%) Visualisation
17 15 (1.00%) PKI
17 15 (1.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 909 (60.60%) Android
2 345 (23.00%) Windows
3 97 (6.47%) Windows Phone
4 83 (5.53%) Windows 7
5 76 (5.07%) Linux
6 71 (4.73%) Mac OS X
7 42 (2.80%) Windows XP
8 38 (2.53%) Windows Mobile
9 31 (2.07%) Mac OS
10 19 (1.27%) Windows Phone 8
11 16 (1.07%) Windows 8
12 13 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (0.80%) Windows Vista
14 11 (0.73%) UNIX
15 9 (0.60%) webOS
15 9 (0.60%) Windows Phone 7
16 7 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
17 5 (0.33%) CoreOS
18 4 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
18 4 (0.27%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 674 (44.93%) iOS Development
2 571 (38.07%) Agile Software Development
3 253 (16.87%) Android Development
4 190 (12.67%) Scrum
5 178 (11.87%) TDD
6 168 (11.20%) OO
7 132 (8.80%) E-Commerce
8 103 (6.87%) MVC
9 98 (6.53%) Continuous Integration
9 98 (6.53%) BDD
10 96 (6.40%) Software Engineering
11 67 (4.47%) Mobile Application Development
12 66 (4.40%) OOP
13 54 (3.60%) Test Automation
14 52 (3.47%) Test Scripting
15 51 (3.40%) Responsive Web Design
16 47 (3.13%) Waterfall
17 46 (3.07%) ITIL
18 45 (3.00%) Project Management
19 44 (2.93%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 369 (24.60%) Objective-C
2 310 (20.67%) JavaScript
3 199 (13.27%) Java
4 118 (7.87%) C#
5 86 (5.73%) SQL
6 64 (4.27%) C++
7 56 (3.73%) Ruby
8 53 (3.53%) PHP
9 45 (3.00%) C
10 30 (2.00%) Python
11 14 (0.93%) XPath
12 9 (0.60%) PowerShell
13 8 (0.53%) PHP5
13 8 (0.53%) VB.NET
14 7 (0.47%) VBScript
14 7 (0.47%) Shell Script
15 6 (0.40%) VB
16 5 (0.33%) VC++
16 5 (0.33%) Lua
16 5 (0.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 93 (6.20%) Degree
2 31 (2.07%) ISEB
3 22 (1.47%) Security Cleared
4 14 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (0.87%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.47%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.40%) A+ Certification
7 6 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.33%) CTC Cleared
8 5 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.27%) MCDST
9 4 (0.27%) MCSE
10 3 (0.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.13%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.13%) CISSP
11 2 (0.13%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.13%) MCP
11 2 (0.13%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.13%) CISM
12 1 (0.067%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (5.40%) QA
2 10 (0.67%) SLA
3 1 (0.067%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.067%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.067%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.067%) WAI
3 1 (0.067%) COBIT
3 1 (0.067%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.067%) ISO/IEC 14443
3 1 (0.067%) PAS 55
3 1 (0.067%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 56 (3.73%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.87%) Firmware
3 11 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (0.40%) Docker
5 3 (0.20%) XenApp
5 3 (0.20%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.13%) Kerio MailServer
6 2 (0.13%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.13%) MetaFrame
6 2 (0.13%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.067%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.067%) Xen
7 1 (0.067%) IAG
Systems Management
1 21 (1.40%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (0.80%) SCCM
3 4 (0.27%) XenMobile
4 3 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.13%) yum
5 2 (0.13%) Nagios
5 2 (0.13%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.13%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.067%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.067%) Puppet
6 1 (0.067%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.067%) Ansible
6 1 (0.067%) cPanel
Vendors
1 140 (9.33%) Apple
2 128 (8.53%) Microsoft
3 69 (4.60%) Google
4 52 (3.47%) Xamarin
5 39 (2.60%) Adobe
6 30 (2.00%) HP
7 27 (1.80%) Oracle
8 25 (1.67%) Citrix
9 23 (1.53%) VMware
10 21 (1.40%) Facebook
11 18 (1.20%) SAP
12 17 (1.13%) Lotus
13 16 (1.07%) Appcelerator
14 15 (1.00%) Twitter
15 14 (0.93%) Sencha
16 13 (0.87%) Red Hat
17 12 (0.80%) IBM
17 12 (0.80%) Perforce
18 11 (0.73%) F5
19 10 (0.67%) Sitecore
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