The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the London region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iOS
Rank 99 116 188
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +72
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 495 379 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.04% 1.75% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.89% 8.56% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 277 198
Average daily rate £415 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.68% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 1
Average hourly rate £14.75 £32.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.90% +6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+16.36% -31.25%
Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5003 4425 5453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.66% 20.46% 19.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3361 2865 3361
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 233 234 319
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £135.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Apple iOS
England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -1 95 £425 +13.33% 44
Uxbridge - 5 - -
Surbiton - 1 £425 -
Upminster - - - - 1
Docklands, London - - - -
Hammersmith - - - - 4
Brentford - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Apple iOS
England

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 546 (59.74%) Android
2 367 (40.15%) iOS Development
3 305 (33.37%) Mobile App
4 263 (28.77%) Objective-C
5 226 (24.73%) HTML
6 213 (23.30%) Java
7 210 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
8 193 (21.12%) JavaScript
9 173 (18.93%) CSS
10 156 (17.07%) HTML5
11 155 (16.96%) Scrum
12 151 (16.52%) iPhone
13 142 (15.54%) iPad
13 142 (15.54%) Xcode
14 140 (15.32%) Windows
15 138 (15.10%) Web Services
16 130 (14.22%) TDD
17 127 (13.89%) OO
18 114 (12.47%) Android Development
19 105 (11.49%) iOS SDK
20 104 (11.38%) Finance
21 102 (11.16%) Apple
22 95 (10.39%) E-Commerce
23 88 (9.63%) JSON
24 78 (8.53%) BDD
25 73 (7.99%) Cocoa
26 72 (7.88%) jQuery
26 72 (7.88%) MVC
26 72 (7.88%) PHP
26 72 (7.88%) RESTful

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 (3.28%) Node.js
2 27 (2.95%) CMS
3 21 (2.30%) MS Exchange
4 18 (1.97%) IIS
4 18 (1.97%) WebSphere
5 16 (1.75%) nginx
6 15 (1.64%) Tomcat
7 14 (1.53%) SharePoint
8 13 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
8 13 (1.42%) CICS
9 12 (1.31%) Apache
9 12 (1.31%) WordPress
10 9 (0.98%) Adobe CQ
10 9 (0.98%) Drupal
11 6 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.55%) Lync
12 5 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (0.44%) Magnolia
Applications
1 45 (4.92%) Photoshop
2 34 (3.72%) Adobe Illustrator
3 19 (2.08%) MS Office
4 10 (1.09%) MS Excel
5 7 (0.77%) OmniGraffle
6 5 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.44%) Fireworks
7 4 (0.44%) MS Project
7 4 (0.44%) InDesign
7 4 (0.44%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (0.33%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.11%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 27 (2.95%) Magento
2 26 (2.84%) Oracle CRM
3 5 (0.55%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.33%) SiteCatalyst
6 2 (0.22%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.22%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.64%) GitHub
2 10 (1.09%) Google App Engine
3 8 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.66%) SaaS
5 6 (0.66%) Amazon S3
5 6 (0.66%) Heroku
6 5 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.33%) Force.com
9 2 (0.22%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.11%) IaaS
10 1 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (4.05%) HTTP
2 28 (3.06%) Internet
3 17 (1.86%) TCP/IP
4 15 (1.64%) DNS
5 12 (1.31%) VPN
5 12 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (1.20%) Firewall
6 11 (1.20%) Bluetooth
7 10 (1.09%) Wireless
8 9 (0.98%) DHCP
9 7 (0.77%) AMQP
9 7 (0.77%) Intranet
10 6 (0.66%) 3G
10 6 (0.66%) ZigBee
10 6 (0.66%) Reverse Proxy
11 5 (0.55%) Wireshark
12 4 (0.44%) NFC
12 4 (0.44%) HTTPS
12 4 (0.44%) LAN
12 4 (0.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (3.61%) MySQL
2 21 (2.30%) Relational Database
3 20 (2.19%) SQL Server
4 15 (1.64%) MongoDB
5 13 (1.42%) Big Data
6 10 (1.09%) SQLite
7 9 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (0.98%) NoSQL
8 8 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (0.33%) DB2
12 2 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.22%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.22%) SAP BW
12 2 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.11%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 142 (15.54%) Xcode
2 66 (7.22%) Git (software)
3 62 (6.78%) Selenium
4 51 (5.58%) Cucumber
5 45 (4.92%) Calabash
6 43 (4.70%) JIRA
7 40 (4.38%) Subversion
8 32 (3.50%) WebDriver
9 31 (3.39%) PhoneGap
10 24 (2.63%) Robotium
11 22 (2.41%) Jenkins
12 17 (1.86%) Hudson
13 16 (1.75%) JBehave
14 15 (1.64%) eggPlant
15 13 (1.42%) SoapUI
15 13 (1.42%) Eclipse
16 12 (1.31%) Maven
16 12 (1.31%) Mercurial
17 10 (1.09%) Axure RP
17 10 (1.09%) JUnit
General
1 104 (11.38%) Finance
2 53 (5.80%) Banking
3 45 (4.92%) Marketing
4 39 (4.27%) Retail
5 31 (3.39%) Games
6 19 (2.08%) Publishing
7 14 (1.53%) Advertising
8 10 (1.09%) Back Office
9 9 (0.98%) Legal
10 8 (0.88%) Investment Banking
10 8 (0.88%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.77%) Telecoms
11 7 (0.77%) Billing
12 3 (0.33%) International Banking
12 3 (0.33%) German Language
12 3 (0.33%) Automotive
13 2 (0.22%) Law
13 2 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.22%) Local Government
13 2 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 464 (50.77%) Developer
2 259 (28.34%) iOS Developer
3 75 (8.21%) Architect
4 69 (7.55%) Analyst
5 65 (7.11%) Mobile Developer
6 55 (6.02%) Designer
7 50 (5.47%) Android Developer
7 50 (5.47%) Tester
8 41 (4.49%) Senior Developer
9 32 (3.50%) Project Manager
10 31 (3.39%) Web Developer
11 29 (3.17%) Solutions Architect
12 27 (2.95%) Mobile Tester
13 25 (2.74%) Senior iOS Developer
14 21 (2.30%) PHP Developer
15 20 (2.19%) Front-End Developer
15 20 (2.19%) Test Analyst
15 20 (2.19%) User Experience Designer
16 19 (2.08%) Mobile Applications Developer
16 19 (2.08%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 226 (24.73%) HTML
2 173 (18.93%) CSS
3 156 (17.07%) HTML5
4 138 (15.10%) Web Services
5 105 (11.49%) iOS SDK
6 88 (9.63%) JSON
7 73 (7.99%) Cocoa
8 72 (7.88%) jQuery
8 72 (7.88%) REST
8 72 (7.88%) RESTful
9 66 (7.22%) .NET
10 65 (7.11%) XML
11 56 (6.13%) CSS3
12 38 (4.16%) AngularJS
13 32 (3.50%) Cocoa Touch
14 31 (3.39%) SOAP
15 29 (3.17%) Ajax
16 27 (2.95%) Backbone.js
17 24 (2.63%) Sass
18 22 (2.41%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 305 (33.37%) Mobile App
2 151 (16.52%) iPhone
3 142 (15.54%) iPad
4 59 (6.46%) Blackberry
5 41 (4.49%) Open Source
6 38 (4.16%) Computer Science
7 30 (3.28%) Video on Demand
7 30 (3.28%) Social Media
8 22 (2.41%) Digital Media
8 22 (2.41%) Graphic Design
9 19 (2.08%) IPTV
10 17 (1.86%) Social Network
11 15 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (1.31%) Smartphone
13 11 (1.20%) PKI
14 10 (1.09%) Cryptography
15 9 (0.98%) Client/Server
15 9 (0.98%) Streaming Video
15 9 (0.98%) Augmented Reality
16 8 (0.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 546 (59.74%) Android
2 140 (15.32%) Windows
3 30 (3.28%) Windows Mobile
3 30 (3.28%) Windows Phone
4 29 (3.17%) Windows 7
5 24 (2.63%) Mac OS X
6 22 (2.41%) UNIX
7 16 (1.75%) Windows XP
8 14 (1.53%) Solaris
8 14 (1.53%) Linux
9 13 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (1.20%) Windows Phone 8
11 10 (1.09%) Mac OS
12 9 (0.98%) Windows 8
13 8 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (0.77%) Windows Vista
14 7 (0.77%) Windows Phone 7
15 3 (0.33%) AIX
16 2 (0.22%) HPUX
17 1 (0.11%) Gentoo
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (40.15%) iOS Development
2 210 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
3 155 (16.96%) Scrum
4 130 (14.22%) TDD
5 127 (13.89%) OO
6 114 (12.47%) Android Development
7 95 (10.39%) E-Commerce
8 78 (8.53%) BDD
9 72 (7.88%) MVC
10 62 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
11 61 (6.67%) OOP
12 58 (6.35%) Test Automation
13 51 (5.58%) Web Development
14 50 (5.47%) Software Engineering
15 44 (4.81%) CRM
16 37 (4.05%) Stakeholder Management
17 36 (3.94%) Unit Testing
18 34 (3.72%) Kanban
19 33 (3.61%) Responsive Web Design
20 29 (3.17%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 263 (28.77%) Objective-C
2 213 (23.30%) Java
3 193 (21.12%) JavaScript
4 72 (7.88%) PHP
5 65 (7.11%) Ruby
6 57 (6.24%) SQL
7 56 (6.13%) Python
8 46 (5.03%) C++
9 43 (4.70%) C#
10 27 (2.95%) C
11 14 (1.53%) Perl
11 14 (1.53%) PHP5
12 13 (1.42%) Bash Shell
12 13 (1.42%) Korn
13 6 (0.66%) Groovy
14 5 (0.55%) PowerShell
15 4 (0.44%) Apex Code
15 4 (0.44%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.33%) VBScript
17 2 (0.22%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 43 (4.70%) Degree
2 16 (1.75%) ISEB
3 6 (0.66%) ISTQB
4 4 (0.44%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.33%) MCP
6 2 (0.22%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (0.22%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.11%) MCSE
7 1 (0.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (7.11%) QA
2 9 (0.98%) PCI DSS
2 9 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (0.55%) SLA
4 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 41 (4.49%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.66%) XenApp
3 4 (0.44%) XenDesktop
3 4 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (0.33%) Cygwin
5 2 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.22%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (0.98%) SCCM
2 8 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.44%) SCOM
4 3 (0.33%) Puppet
4 3 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.22%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.22%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.11%) Nagios
6 1 (0.11%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.11%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.11%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.11%) OpenSSO
6 1 (0.11%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.11%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 102 (11.16%) Apple
2 61 (6.67%) Google
3 44 (4.81%) Microsoft
4 40 (4.38%) Oracle
5 30 (3.28%) Facebook
6 28 (3.06%) SAP
6 28 (3.06%) JD Edwards
7 24 (2.63%) Citrix
8 23 (2.52%) Twitter
9 21 (2.30%) IBM
10 14 (1.53%) Sencha
11 13 (1.42%) HP
12 12 (1.31%) Adobe
13 10 (1.09%) Remedy
13 10 (1.09%) Xamarin
14 9 (0.98%) TIBCO
15 8 (0.88%) MobileIron
16 6 (0.66%) VMware
17 5 (0.55%) Yahoo!
17 5 (0.55%) Reuters
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