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 5 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iOS
Rank 132 131 154
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +23
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 774 718 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.64% 1.57% 1.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.35% 7.20% 6.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 462 364
Average daily rate
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£388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 20 9
Average hourly rate £17.87 £28.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.31% -12.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.30 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.59 £35.50 £66.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £32.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-26.56% -24.70%
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
10534 9970 8564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.37% 21.87% 21.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6109 5542 4611
Average daily rate £375 £350 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 822 960 943
Average hourly rate £15.81 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.71%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 5 March 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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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 +9 454 £400 - 167
South East -11 146 £338 -3.57% 68
North West +7 48 £344 +5.76% 40
South West -10 33 £350 - 23
Yorkshire -9 26 £325 -3.70% 29
East Midlands +2 21 £338 +206.81% 12
West Midlands -1 19 £350 +25.00% 12
East of England -11 19 £300 -12.72% 17
North East +5 3 £400 +6.66% 3
Apple iOS
UK

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 941 (61.70%) Android
2 673 (44.13%) iOS Development
3 549 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 464 (30.43%) Mobile App
5 372 (24.39%) Objective-C
6 368 (24.13%) Windows
7 356 (23.34%) HTML
8 312 (20.46%) JavaScript
9 268 (17.57%) CSS
10 252 (16.52%) iPhone
11 249 (16.33%) HTML5
12 244 (16.00%) Android Development
13 240 (15.74%) User Experience
14 223 (14.62%) Xcode
15 217 (14.23%) Web Services
16 211 (13.84%) iPad
17 205 (13.44%) Java
18 196 (12.85%) Scrum
19 176 (11.54%) TDD
20 169 (11.08%) Finance
21 164 (10.75%) Apple
22 156 (10.23%) Git (software)
23 153 (10.03%) JSON
23 153 (10.03%) .NET
24 152 (9.97%) OO
25 144 (9.44%) Microsoft
26 142 (9.31%) iOS SDK
27 139 (9.11%) RESTful
28 127 (8.33%) CSS3
28 127 (8.33%) C#

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 50 (3.28%) Node.js
2 43 (2.82%) CMS
3 25 (1.64%) MS Exchange
4 13 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 11 (0.72%) Tomcat
5 11 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
6 10 (0.66%) IIS
7 9 (0.59%) SharePoint
7 9 (0.59%) Apache
7 9 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (0.52%) IBM Notes
9 7 (0.46%) WordPress
10 6 (0.39%) nginx
11 5 (0.33%) ArcGIS
11 5 (0.33%) Lync
12 4 (0.26%) Drupal
12 4 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.20%) JBoss
13 3 (0.20%) Lotus Domino
13 3 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 90 (5.90%) MS Office
2 65 (4.26%) Photoshop
3 52 (3.41%) Adobe Illustrator
4 48 (3.15%) MS Excel
5 17 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 16 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 12 (0.79%) Acrobat
8 10 (0.66%) MS Visio
9 9 (0.59%) Fireworks
10 5 (0.33%) MS Project
10 5 (0.33%) InDesign
10 5 (0.33%) Maya
10 5 (0.33%) Doxygen
10 5 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.13%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.13%) Final Cut Pro
11 2 (0.13%) CINEMA 4D
11 2 (0.13%) Quicktime
12 1 (0.066%) S-PLUS
12 1 (0.066%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 7 (0.46%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.13%) Magento
3 2 (0.13%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.13%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (0.13%) Misys Midas
3 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.13%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.066%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (1.31%) Google Apps
3 18 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (0.85%) GitHub
5 10 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.46%) Amazon S3
6 7 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.39%) PaaS
8 5 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (0.26%) Heroku
9 4 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.20%) Office 365
11 1 (0.066%) Yammer
11 1 (0.066%) SaaS
11 1 (0.066%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.75%) HTTP
2 32 (2.10%) Wi-Fi
3 31 (2.03%) VPN
4 28 (1.84%) Internet
5 27 (1.77%) TCP/IP
6 20 (1.31%) LAN
7 15 (0.98%) HTTPS
8 14 (0.92%) SSL
9 11 (0.72%) Firewall
9 11 (0.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 10 (0.66%) WAN
11 9 (0.59%) Bluetooth
12 8 (0.52%) Wireshark
12 8 (0.52%) VoIP
12 8 (0.52%) Wireless
13 7 (0.46%) NFC
14 6 (0.39%) IP Telephony
15 5 (0.33%) SAN
15 5 (0.33%) DNS
15 5 (0.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (4.26%) MySQL
2 60 (3.93%) SQL Server
3 26 (1.70%) SQLite
4 17 (1.11%) NoSQL
5 15 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (0.72%) MongoDB
7 10 (0.66%) Relational Database
8 7 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (0.46%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (0.39%) Big Data
9 6 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (0.39%) Oracle Database
9 6 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (0.33%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.20%) Redis
12 3 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 223 (14.62%) Xcode
2 156 (10.23%) Git (software)
3 74 (4.85%) Calabash
4 72 (4.72%) Cucumber
5 65 (4.26%) Subversion
6 52 (3.41%) Selenium
7 51 (3.34%) Jenkins
8 49 (3.21%) JIRA
9 42 (2.75%) Appium
10 30 (1.97%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 27 (1.77%) Axure RP
11 27 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
12 16 (1.05%) Visual Studio
13 15 (0.98%) Eclipse
13 15 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 14 (0.92%) TeamCity
14 14 (0.92%) Maven
15 13 (0.85%) QuickTest Pro
15 13 (0.85%) WebDriver
16 12 (0.79%) Grunt
General
1 169 (11.08%) Finance
2 96 (6.30%) Banking
3 62 (4.07%) Retail
4 53 (3.48%) Games
5 48 (3.15%) Marketing
6 26 (1.70%) Telecoms
7 24 (1.57%) Advertising
8 19 (1.25%) Publishing
8 19 (1.25%) Spanish Language
9 12 (0.79%) Retail Banking
10 10 (0.66%) Legal
10 10 (0.66%) Electronics
11 9 (0.59%) Law
11 9 (0.59%) Investment Banking
12 8 (0.52%) Automotive
13 7 (0.46%) Manufacturing
13 7 (0.46%) Back Office
13 7 (0.46%) Multimedia
14 6 (0.39%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 846 (55.48%) Developer
2 469 (30.75%) iOS Developer
3 160 (10.49%) Mobile Developer
4 120 (7.87%) Analyst
5 91 (5.97%) Senior Developer
6 88 (5.77%) Designer
7 86 (5.64%) Android Developer
8 73 (4.79%) Architect
9 66 (4.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 65 (4.26%) Tester
11 52 (3.41%) Test Analyst
12 49 (3.21%) Senior iOS Developer
12 49 (3.21%) Front-End Developer
12 49 (3.21%) Applications Developer
13 39 (2.56%) UI Designer
14 34 (2.23%) Support Engineer
15 33 (2.16%) Test Engineer
16 32 (2.10%) .NET Developer
16 32 (2.10%) Desktop Support
17 30 (1.97%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 356 (23.34%) HTML
2 268 (17.57%) CSS
3 249 (16.33%) HTML5
4 217 (14.23%) Web Services
5 153 (10.03%) JSON
5 153 (10.03%) .NET
6 142 (9.31%) iOS SDK
7 139 (9.11%) RESTful
8 127 (8.33%) CSS3
9 124 (8.13%) XML
10 111 (7.28%) REST
11 104 (6.82%) Cocoa
11 104 (6.82%) jQuery
12 81 (5.31%) AngularJS
13 67 (4.39%) PhoneGap
14 66 (4.33%) Cocoa Touch
15 57 (3.74%) SOAP
16 55 (3.61%) Apache Cordova
16 55 (3.61%) Android SDK
17 41 (2.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 464 (30.43%) Mobile App
2 252 (16.52%) iPhone
3 240 (15.74%) User Experience
4 211 (13.84%) iPad
5 111 (7.28%) Blackberry
6 75 (4.92%) Computer Science
7 53 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
8 38 (2.49%) Social Media
9 33 (2.16%) Mobile Banking
10 32 (2.10%) Open Source
10 32 (2.10%) Client/Server
11 30 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
12 27 (1.77%) Mobile Payment
13 23 (1.51%) Animation
14 18 (1.18%) Data Structures
14 18 (1.18%) Mathematics
15 17 (1.11%) Visualisation
16 15 (0.98%) Smartphone
16 15 (0.98%) Graphic Design
17 14 (0.92%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 941 (61.70%) Android
2 368 (24.13%) Windows
3 97 (6.36%) Windows Phone
4 94 (6.16%) Linux
5 87 (5.70%) Windows 7
6 85 (5.57%) Mac OS X
7 44 (2.89%) Windows Mobile
8 39 (2.56%) Windows XP
9 35 (2.30%) UNIX
10 33 (2.16%) Mac OS
11 28 (1.84%) Windows 8
12 21 (1.38%) Windows Phone 8
13 12 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (0.52%) Windows Phone 7
15 8 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
16 7 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
17 6 (0.39%) webOS
18 4 (0.26%) Windows Vista
19 3 (0.20%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 673 (44.13%) iOS Development
2 549 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 244 (16.00%) Android Development
4 196 (12.85%) Scrum
5 176 (11.54%) TDD
6 152 (9.97%) OO
7 116 (7.61%) Software Engineering
8 112 (7.34%) E-Commerce
9 98 (6.43%) BDD
10 88 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
11 87 (5.70%) MVC
12 70 (4.59%) Mobile Application Development
13 64 (4.20%) OOP
14 55 (3.61%) Test Automation
15 54 (3.54%) Unit Testing
16 52 (3.41%) Automated Testing
17 46 (3.02%) Project Management
18 45 (2.95%) Multithreading
19 42 (2.75%) Waterfall
19 42 (2.75%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 372 (24.39%) Objective-C
2 312 (20.46%) JavaScript
3 205 (13.44%) Java
4 127 (8.33%) C#
5 80 (5.25%) SQL
6 69 (4.52%) C++
7 61 (4.00%) Ruby
8 52 (3.41%) C
9 45 (2.95%) Python
10 43 (2.82%) PHP
11 15 (0.98%) XPath
12 10 (0.66%) VBA
13 9 (0.59%) Shell Script
14 7 (0.46%) VB.NET
15 6 (0.39%) Scala
15 6 (0.39%) VBScript
15 6 (0.39%) VB
16 5 (0.33%) VC++
16 5 (0.33%) PHP5
16 5 (0.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 109 (7.15%) Degree
2 33 (2.16%) ISEB
3 29 (1.90%) VCP4
4 23 (1.51%) Security Cleared
5 18 (1.18%) SC Cleared
6 11 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (0.52%) CTC Cleared
7 8 (0.52%) ISTQB
8 6 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.26%) MCDST
10 3 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.20%) A+ Certification
10 3 (0.20%) MCP
10 3 (0.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.13%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.13%) MCSE
11 2 (0.13%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.066%) MCSA
12 1 (0.066%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (5.84%) QA
2 10 (0.66%) SLA
3 4 (0.26%) WAI
4 1 (0.066%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.066%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.066%) COBIT
System Software
1 61 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.85%) Firmware
3 11 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.20%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.20%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.13%) XenApp
6 2 (0.13%) XenServer
6 2 (0.13%) Kerio MailServer
6 2 (0.13%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.066%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.066%) Xen
7 1 (0.066%) Docker
7 1 (0.066%) IAG
Systems Management
1 19 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.66%) SCCM
3 5 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.26%) yum
4 4 (0.26%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (0.20%) XenMobile
6 2 (0.13%) Puppet
6 2 (0.13%) Ansible
6 2 (0.13%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.13%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.13%) Nagios
7 1 (0.066%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.066%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.066%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 164 (10.75%) Apple
2 144 (9.44%) Microsoft
3 67 (4.39%) Google
4 57 (3.74%) Xamarin
5 38 (2.49%) Adobe
6 32 (2.10%) Oracle
7 27 (1.77%) HP
8 23 (1.51%) VMware
9 22 (1.44%) Citrix
10 20 (1.31%) Facebook
11 19 (1.25%) SAP
12 18 (1.18%) Twitter
12 18 (1.18%) Appcelerator
13 14 (0.92%) MobileIron
14 13 (0.85%) Sencha
15 12 (0.79%) Sitecore
15 12 (0.79%) Red Hat
16 11 (0.72%) F5
16 11 (0.72%) LANDesk
17 10 (0.66%) Kony
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