The table below looks at the statistics for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iOS
Rank 97 89 105
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 465 534 436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.06% 2.35% 2.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.60% 10.68% 9.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 409 327
Average daily rate
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£440 £410 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% +5.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £266 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 8
Average hourly rate £19.44 £14.04 £44.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.44% -68.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.04 £15.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £44.25 £45.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £13.87 £24.58
% change year-on-year
+37.56% -43.57%
Apple iOS
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 London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4846 4998 4404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.43% 22.01% 20.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3222 3402 2871
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 235 233
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £25.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in London

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in London

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple iOS across the London region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Histogram in London

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Trend in London

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple iOS across the London region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
City of London -16 95 £450 - 52
Hounslow - 3 £490 -
Osterley - 2 £490 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £475 -
Wimbledon - 2 £375 - 2
West Drayton - 1 £563 -
Apple iOS
England

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 566 (61.19%) Android
2 445 (48.11%) iOS Development
3 415 (44.86%) Agile Software Development
4 288 (31.14%) Mobile App
5 247 (26.70%) Objective-C
6 183 (19.78%) HTML
7 168 (18.16%) JavaScript
8 167 (18.05%) Android Development
9 165 (17.84%) User Experience
10 161 (17.41%) Windows
11 157 (16.97%) Mobile Development
12 144 (15.57%) JSON
13 141 (15.24%) Web Services
14 134 (14.49%) Java
15 133 (14.38%) HTML5
16 132 (14.27%) CSS
17 129 (13.95%) iPhone
18 124 (13.41%) Xcode
19 122 (13.19%) TDD
20 112 (12.11%) Scrum
20 112 (12.11%) OO
20 112 (12.11%) Apple
21 96 (10.38%) Degree
22 95 (10.27%) iPad
23 93 (10.05%) iOS SDK
24 88 (9.51%) RESTful
25 85 (9.19%) REST
26 82 (8.86%) BDD
26 82 (8.86%) XML
27 77 (8.32%) Cocoa

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 30 (3.24%) CMS
2 25 (2.70%) Node.js
3 21 (2.27%) MS Exchange
4 13 (1.41%) SharePoint
5 9 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (0.76%) Confluence
6 7 (0.76%) IIS
6 7 (0.76%) WebSphere
7 6 (0.65%) Lync
8 5 (0.54%) Apache
9 4 (0.43%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (0.43%) Drupal
9 4 (0.43%) WordPress
9 4 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.32%) nginx
10 3 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 44 (4.76%) MS Office
2 21 (2.27%) Photoshop
3 20 (2.16%) MS Excel
4 17 (1.84%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (0.65%) Adobe Captivate
8 4 (0.43%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.43%) Fireworks
9 3 (0.32%) MS Project
9 3 (0.32%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.11%) Final Cut Pro
11 1 (0.11%) CINEMA 4D
11 1 (0.11%) InDesign
11 1 (0.11%) Maya
11 1 (0.11%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 3 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.11%) Misys Midas
3 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.35%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.41%) GitHub
4 11 (1.19%) Google Apps
5 10 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.86%) Google Analytics
6 8 (0.86%) Amazon S3
7 6 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.65%) Office 365
8 5 (0.54%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (0.43%) Yammer
10 3 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.32%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.22%) PaaS
12 1 (0.11%) Heroku
12 1 (0.11%) SaaS
12 1 (0.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.16%) HTTP
2 16 (1.73%) VPN
2 16 (1.73%) Internet
2 16 (1.73%) Wi-Fi
3 12 (1.30%) LAN
4 10 (1.08%) Bluetooth
5 9 (0.97%) DNS
6 8 (0.86%) Firewall
7 6 (0.65%) WAN
8 5 (0.54%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.54%) VLAN
9 4 (0.43%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.43%) DHCP
9 4 (0.43%) VoIP
10 3 (0.32%) DVB
10 3 (0.32%) NFC
10 3 (0.32%) NAS
11 2 (0.22%) MSRP
11 2 (0.22%) UPnP
11 2 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (4.22%) SQL Server
2 25 (2.70%) MySQL
3 18 (1.95%) SQLite
4 13 (1.41%) MongoDB
5 9 (0.97%) NoSQL
5 9 (0.97%) Relational Database
6 6 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.32%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.32%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.32%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.32%) Redis
9 3 (0.32%) Big Data
10 2 (0.22%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.22%) CouchDB
10 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 124 (13.41%) Xcode
2 76 (8.22%) Git (software)
3 33 (3.57%) Calabash
4 32 (3.46%) Cucumber
5 31 (3.35%) Android Studio
6 28 (3.03%) JIRA
7 27 (2.92%) Jenkins
8 23 (2.49%) Subversion
9 21 (2.27%) Selenium
10 18 (1.95%) Appium
11 17 (1.84%) CocoaPods
12 14 (1.51%) Eclipse
13 12 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 12 (1.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 11 (1.19%) TeamCity
15 10 (1.08%) AnthillPro
15 10 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (0.86%) Maven
17 7 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
17 7 (0.76%) JUnit
General
1 73 (7.89%) Finance
2 55 (5.95%) Retail
3 39 (4.22%) Games
4 33 (3.57%) Marketing
5 30 (3.24%) Banking
6 26 (2.81%) Telecoms
7 16 (1.73%) Spanish Language
8 15 (1.62%) Publishing
9 14 (1.51%) Legal
10 8 (0.86%) Automotive
11 7 (0.76%) Electronics
11 7 (0.76%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.65%) French Language
12 6 (0.65%) Italian Language
12 6 (0.65%) Law
13 5 (0.54%) German Language
14 4 (0.43%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.43%) Advertising
15 3 (0.32%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 555 (60.00%) Developer
2 327 (35.35%) iOS Developer
3 97 (10.49%) Senior Developer
4 95 (10.27%) Mobile Developer
5 68 (7.35%) Android Developer
5 68 (7.35%) Architect
6 56 (6.05%) Analyst
7 55 (5.95%) Senior iOS Developer
8 42 (4.54%) Front-End Developer
9 37 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
10 36 (3.89%) Designer
11 27 (2.92%) Tester
12 23 (2.49%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 21 (2.27%) Project Manager
14 19 (2.05%) Lead Developer
15 17 (1.84%) Applications Developer
16 16 (1.73%) Test Analyst
16 16 (1.73%) UI Designer
17 14 (1.51%) Senior Android Developer
18 13 (1.41%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (19.78%) HTML
2 144 (15.57%) JSON
3 141 (15.24%) Web Services
4 133 (14.38%) HTML5
5 132 (14.27%) CSS
6 93 (10.05%) iOS SDK
7 88 (9.51%) RESTful
8 85 (9.19%) REST
9 82 (8.86%) XML
10 77 (8.32%) Cocoa
11 57 (6.16%) CSS3
12 52 (5.62%) Android SDK
13 51 (5.51%) .NET
14 46 (4.97%) Cocoa Touch
15 41 (4.43%) AngularJS
16 40 (4.32%) SOAP
17 38 (4.11%) jQuery
18 23 (2.49%) PhoneGap
19 22 (2.38%) Core Animation
20 16 (1.73%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 288 (31.14%) Mobile App
2 165 (17.84%) User Experience
3 129 (13.95%) iPhone
4 95 (10.27%) iPad
5 77 (8.32%) Computer Science
6 56 (6.05%) Blackberry
7 30 (3.24%) Animation
8 29 (3.14%) Streaming Video
9 22 (2.38%) Social Media
10 21 (2.27%) Mathematics
11 20 (2.16%) Physics
12 18 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (1.84%) IPTV
13 17 (1.84%) Over-the-Top Content
14 16 (1.73%) STB
15 15 (1.62%) Video on Demand
16 10 (1.08%) Chromecast
16 10 (1.08%) Apple TV
16 10 (1.08%) PlayStation
16 10 (1.08%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 566 (61.19%) Android
2 161 (17.41%) Windows
3 68 (7.35%) Mac OS X
4 43 (4.65%) Windows 7
5 32 (3.46%) Linux
6 29 (3.14%) Windows Phone
7 26 (2.81%) Windows Mobile
8 17 (1.84%) Mac OS
9 15 (1.62%) Windows 8
10 13 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (1.41%) UNIX
11 12 (1.30%) Windows XP
12 8 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.54%) webOS
14 4 (0.43%) Windows Phone 7
14 4 (0.43%) Windows Phone 8
15 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 445 (48.11%) iOS Development
2 415 (44.86%) Agile Software Development
3 167 (18.05%) Android Development
4 157 (16.97%) Mobile Development
5 122 (13.19%) TDD
6 112 (12.11%) Scrum
6 112 (12.11%) OO
7 82 (8.86%) BDD
8 76 (8.22%) E-Commerce
9 75 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
10 73 (7.89%) Software Engineering
11 65 (7.03%) Mobile Application Development
12 52 (5.62%) Unit Testing
13 42 (4.54%) Analytics
14 40 (4.32%) SDLC
15 38 (4.11%) Automated Testing
16 34 (3.68%) OOP
17 31 (3.35%) Kanban
18 29 (3.14%) MVC
19 28 (3.03%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 247 (26.70%) Objective-C
2 168 (18.16%) JavaScript
3 134 (14.49%) Java
4 61 (6.59%) C#
5 50 (5.41%) Ruby
6 48 (5.19%) Apple Swift
6 48 (5.19%) C++
7 31 (3.35%) SQL
7 31 (3.35%) Python
8 24 (2.59%) C
9 21 (2.27%) PHP
10 11 (1.19%) Shell Script
11 8 (0.86%) Scala
11 8 (0.86%) ActionScript
12 5 (0.54%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.43%) VBA
14 3 (0.32%) XPath
15 2 (0.22%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.22%) CoffeeScript
16 1 (0.11%) Go
Qualifications
1 96 (10.38%) Degree
2 11 (1.19%) Security Cleared
3 8 (0.86%) SC Cleared
3 8 (0.86%) CTC Cleared
4 3 (0.32%) ISEB
5 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.22%) MCSE
5 2 (0.22%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.22%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.22%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.11%) MCSA
6 1 (0.11%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (7.57%) QA
2 4 (0.43%) WAI
3 3 (0.32%) SLA
4 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.11%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 40 (4.32%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.32%) Terminal Services
2 3 (0.32%) XenApp
3 2 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.11%) Docker
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.11%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 6 (0.65%) Puppet
2 5 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.54%) SCCM
3 4 (0.43%) yum
3 4 (0.43%) AirWatch
4 3 (0.32%) Ansible
5 2 (0.22%) Casper Suite
5 2 (0.22%) XenMobile
5 2 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.11%) WSUS
6 1 (0.11%) SCOM
6 1 (0.11%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 112 (12.11%) Apple
2 56 (6.05%) Microsoft
3 53 (5.73%) Google
4 31 (3.35%) Adobe
5 20 (2.16%) Xamarin
6 17 (1.84%) Facebook
7 15 (1.62%) Oracle
8 13 (1.41%) MobileIron
9 12 (1.30%) Twitter
10 11 (1.19%) Citrix
11 10 (1.08%) Roku
12 9 (0.97%) Remedy
13 6 (0.65%) HP
13 6 (0.65%) SAP
13 6 (0.65%) Akamai
13 6 (0.65%) Appcelerator
14 5 (0.54%) Sitecore
14 5 (0.54%) MicroStrategy
14 5 (0.54%) VMware
15 4 (0.43%) Zend
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