The table below looks at the statistics for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iOS
Rank 35 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.27% 2.04% 0.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.00% 8.93% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £250 £293 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.52% +101.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
- +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-15.66% +33.87%
Apple iOS
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
50 56 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 21.10% 22.86% 27.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 25 35
Median daily rate £325 £320 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 11
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +14.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing Apple iOS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple iOS across the Kent region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple iOS within the Kent region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +4 1 £350 +22.80%
Tunbridge Wells -5 1 - -
Dartford - 1 £150 -
Apple iOS
South East

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) iPad
2 3 (50.00%) Memory Management
2 3 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) JSON
2 3 (50.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 3 (50.00%) Core Data
2 3 (50.00%) OpenGL
2 3 (50.00%) Cocoa
2 3 (50.00%) Xcode
2 3 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) iPhone
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Xcode
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Android Tester
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Games Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Games Developer
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Support Officer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Officer
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Cocoa
1 3 (50.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 3 (50.00%) Core Data
1 3 (50.00%) JSON
1 3 (50.00%) OpenGL
1 3 (50.00%) REST
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) iPad
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) iPhone
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (50.00%) Memory Management
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Apple
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft