The table below looks at the statistics for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iOS
Rank 47 47 54
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 4 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.78% 1.11% 1.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.03% 3.73% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
Average daily rate £406 £260 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £252 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £274 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £30.20 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-28.80% -7.07%
Apple iOS
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
132 134 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 25.73% 29.84% 26.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 58 68
Average daily rate £400 £350 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £160 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £403 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 22 29
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.10 £28.25 £44.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple iOS across the Essex region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Colchester - 3 £413 -
Apple iOS
East of England

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 5 (55.56%) Objective-C
1 5 (55.56%) Android
1 5 (55.56%) Android Development
1 5 (55.56%) iOS Development
2 4 (44.44%) Mobile Development
3 3 (33.33%) Apple Swift
3 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (33.33%) J2ME
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) FTP
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (22.22%) RESTful
4 2 (22.22%) Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) JSON
4 2 (22.22%) SQLite
4 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
4 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
4 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 2 (22.22%) Xcode
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Gradle
4 2 (22.22%) Android Studio
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (11.11%) AirWatch
5 1 (11.11%) Oculus Rift
5 1 (11.11%) iBeacon
5 1 (11.11%) User Experience
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Phone

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) FTP
2 1 (11.11%) iBeacon
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQLite
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Android Studio
1 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) Gradle
1 2 (22.22%) Xcode
General
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) iOS Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Objective-C Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Android Developer
5 2 (22.22%) IT Support
6 1 (11.11%) Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
6 1 (11.11%) iOS Android Developer
6 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Senior Android Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Senior iOS Android Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Senior iOS Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) J2ME
2 2 (22.22%) JSON
2 2 (22.22%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Oculus Rift
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Phone
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Android Development
1 5 (55.56%) iOS Development
2 4 (44.44%) Mobile Development
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Objective-C
2 3 (33.33%) Apple Swift
3 2 (22.22%) Java
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) AirWatch
1 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Apple
2 1 (11.11%) Dell
2 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec