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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iOS
Rank 32 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 7 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.47% - 1.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.59% - 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
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£145 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £339 £320
% change year-on-year
-4.05% +5.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-38.18% -24.13%
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
73 65 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 25.80% 21.96% 23.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 34 37
Average daily rate £400 £463 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% +105.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £118 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 8
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.75 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.37% +34.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.50 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £25.05 £162.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple iOS within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 October 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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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
Canterbury - - - - 2
Maidstone - - - -
Tunbridge Wells - - - - 1
Apple iOS
South East

Apple iOS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 8 (100.00%) iPad
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Blackberry
3 6 (75.00%) iPhone
4 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 5 (62.50%) Asset Management
4 5 (62.50%) Service Management
4 5 (62.50%) ITSM
4 5 (62.50%) IBM Notes
4 5 (62.50%) VPN
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (62.50%) HP
4 5 (62.50%) MS Office
4 5 (62.50%) ITIL
4 5 (62.50%) Lotus
5 4 (50.00%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) PDA
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Phone
6 2 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
7 1 (12.50%) iOS SDK
7 1 (12.50%) Cocoa Touch
7 1 (12.50%) Cocoa
7 1 (12.50%) Xcode
7 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
7 1 (12.50%) C++
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 5 (62.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Xcode
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Deskside Support
2 4 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Deskside Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Deskside Support Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior iOS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) iOS SDK
1 1 (12.50%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (12.50%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) iPad
2 7 (87.50%) Blackberry
3 6 (75.00%) iPhone
4 2 (25.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Asset Management
1 5 (62.50%) Service Management
1 5 (62.50%) ITSM
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
1 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) HP
1 5 (62.50%) Lotus