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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iOS
Rank 156 98 120
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +22
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 330 464 399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.56% 2.23% 1.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.70% 9.71% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 360 285
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 4
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.87 £17.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.35% +1.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £15.10 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £32.50 £82.61
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-25.84% -10.78%
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
4288 4777 4694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.28% 22.93% 21.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2918 3300 3086
Average daily rate £425 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £188 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 149 205
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 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
City of London -31 48 £338 -14.28% 42
Isleworth - 2 £448 -
Brentford +6 1 £450 -
Uxbridge - 1 £225 -
Apple iOS
England

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 453 (54.12%) Android
2 400 (47.79%) iOS Development
3 352 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
4 258 (30.82%) Objective-C
5 241 (28.79%) Mobile App
6 168 (20.07%) Windows
7 162 (19.35%) Apple Swift
8 148 (17.68%) TDD
9 145 (17.32%) User Experience
10 125 (14.93%) Scrum
11 123 (14.70%) Java
12 117 (13.98%) BDD
12 117 (13.98%) RESTful
13 116 (13.86%) Xcode
14 114 (13.62%) HTML
15 112 (13.38%) Android Development
16 103 (12.31%) JavaScript
16 103 (12.31%) Apple
17 102 (12.19%) Mobile Development
18 89 (10.63%) Microsoft
19 88 (10.51%) iPhone
20 85 (10.16%) Finance
21 84 (10.04%) Cocoa
22 78 (9.32%) JSON
22 78 (9.32%) REST
23 76 (9.08%) E-Commerce
24 75 (8.96%) Windows 7
25 73 (8.72%) CSS
26 70 (8.36%) Web Services
26 70 (8.36%) OO

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 24 (2.87%) Node.js
2 23 (2.75%) CMS
3 17 (2.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 16 (1.91%) MS Exchange
4 16 (1.91%) SharePoint
5 8 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (0.96%) WordPress
6 5 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (0.60%) IBM Notes
7 4 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (0.48%) Lync
8 3 (0.36%) Confluence
8 3 (0.36%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.24%) Apache
9 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.24%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.24%) SAP Portal
10 1 (0.12%) nginx
10 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.12%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 61 (7.29%) MS Office
2 46 (5.50%) MS Excel
3 20 (2.39%) Photoshop
4 16 (1.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (1.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.48%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.36%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.24%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.24%) MS Project
10 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.12%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.12%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.12%) InDesign
10 1 (0.12%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 10 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
1 10 (1.19%) Faxination
2 3 (0.36%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.12%) assyst
3 1 (0.12%) Magento
3 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.42%) Office 365
2 30 (3.58%) GitHub
3 20 (2.39%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.84%) Google Analytics
6 7 (0.84%) Google Apps
6 7 (0.84%) SaaS
7 5 (0.60%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (0.48%) Mimecast
9 3 (0.36%) Adobe Analytics
9 3 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 3 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (0.36%) CloudFront
9 3 (0.36%) Route 53
10 2 (0.24%) Google Tag Manager
10 2 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.46%) HTTP
2 23 (2.75%) Internet
3 22 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
4 16 (1.91%) TCP/IP
5 12 (1.43%) DNS
5 12 (1.43%) VPN
6 9 (1.08%) LAN
7 8 (0.96%) Remote Desktop
7 8 (0.96%) VoIP
7 8 (0.96%) WAN
8 7 (0.84%) SAN
8 7 (0.84%) Wireless
9 6 (0.72%) DHCP
9 6 (0.72%) Firewall
10 5 (0.60%) NAS
10 5 (0.60%) WebEx
10 5 (0.60%) WLAN
11 4 (0.48%) 3G
11 4 (0.48%) Broadband
11 4 (0.48%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (2.39%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.03%) SQLite
3 11 (1.31%) MySQL
4 10 (1.19%) MongoDB
5 8 (0.96%) NoSQL
6 6 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (0.72%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (0.60%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (0.36%) Big Data
9 3 (0.36%) CouchDB
9 3 (0.36%) DB2
9 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.24%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.12%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.12%) Redis
Development Applications
1 116 (13.86%) Xcode
2 69 (8.24%) Git (software)
3 46 (5.50%) Selenium
4 41 (4.90%) Appium
5 35 (4.18%) Cucumber
6 34 (4.06%) Jenkins
6 34 (4.06%) JIRA
7 33 (3.94%) Calabash
8 24 (2.87%) Subversion
9 22 (2.63%) WebDriver
10 18 (2.15%) Axure RP
11 11 (1.31%) CocoaPods
12 9 (1.08%) Gradle
13 8 (0.96%) Visual Studio
14 6 (0.72%) Android Studio
14 6 (0.72%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 6 (0.72%) NUnit
15 5 (0.60%) JBehave
15 5 (0.60%) SoapUI
15 5 (0.60%) Zephyr
General
1 85 (10.16%) Finance
2 54 (6.45%) Banking
3 32 (3.82%) Games
4 29 (3.46%) Retail
5 27 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 19 (2.27%) Publishing
7 14 (1.67%) Legal
8 12 (1.43%) Advertising
8 12 (1.43%) Marketing
9 9 (1.08%) Financial Institution
10 8 (0.96%) Electronics
11 6 (0.72%) Automotive
12 5 (0.60%) Front Office
13 4 (0.48%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.36%) Back Office
14 3 (0.36%) Law
14 3 (0.36%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.24%) Billing
15 2 (0.24%) Investment Banking
16 1 (0.12%) French Language
Job Titles
1 472 (56.39%) Developer
2 353 (42.17%) iOS Developer
3 84 (10.04%) Senior Developer
4 73 (8.72%) Senior iOS Developer
5 70 (8.36%) Android Developer
6 59 (7.05%) Applications Developer
7 56 (6.69%) Objective-C Developer
8 55 (6.57%) Analyst
9 49 (5.85%) Mobile Developer
10 43 (5.14%) Designer
11 35 (4.18%) Tester
12 34 (4.06%) Architect
13 31 (3.70%) Support Engineer
14 26 (3.11%) Lead Developer
14 26 (3.11%) UX Designer
15 25 (2.99%) Automation Tester
15 25 (2.99%) Consultant
16 24 (2.87%) Desktop Support
17 23 (2.75%) Mobile Applications Developer
17 23 (2.75%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (13.98%) RESTful
2 114 (13.62%) HTML
3 84 (10.04%) Cocoa
4 78 (9.32%) JSON
4 78 (9.32%) REST
5 73 (8.72%) CSS
6 70 (8.36%) Web Services
7 66 (7.89%) iOS SDK
8 52 (6.21%) XML
9 51 (6.09%) HTML5
10 34 (4.06%) .NET
11 33 (3.94%) Cocoa Touch
12 28 (3.35%) SOAP
13 24 (2.87%) jQuery
14 23 (2.75%) AngularJS
15 21 (2.51%) CSS3
16 17 (2.03%) UIKit
17 16 (1.91%) Android SDK
17 16 (1.91%) ASP.NET
18 11 (1.31%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 241 (28.79%) Mobile App
2 145 (17.32%) User Experience
3 88 (10.51%) iPhone
4 62 (7.41%) iPad
5 59 (7.05%) Blackberry
6 30 (3.58%) Computer Science
7 24 (2.87%) Social Media
8 19 (2.27%) Mobile Payment
8 19 (2.27%) Streaming Video
9 18 (2.15%) BYOD
10 17 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (1.55%) Animation
11 13 (1.55%) Fintech
12 11 (1.31%) Cryptography
12 11 (1.31%) Digital Media
12 11 (1.31%) Mobile Banking
13 10 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (1.08%) Augmented Reality
14 9 (1.08%) e-Learning
14 9 (1.08%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 453 (54.12%) Android
2 168 (20.07%) Windows
3 75 (8.96%) Windows 7
4 35 (4.18%) Mac OS X
5 30 (3.58%) Linux
6 28 (3.35%) Windows 8
7 23 (2.75%) Windows Server
8 22 (2.63%) Mac OS
9 18 (2.15%) Windows Mobile
10 15 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (1.67%) Windows Phone
12 13 (1.55%) Unix
13 11 (1.31%) Windows XP
14 8 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (0.60%) Windows 10
16 4 (0.48%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.36%) Mac OS X Server
17 3 (0.36%) Windows Phone 8
18 1 (0.12%) MVS
18 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 400 (47.79%) iOS Development
2 352 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
3 148 (17.68%) TDD
4 125 (14.93%) Scrum
5 117 (13.98%) BDD
6 112 (13.38%) Android Development
7 102 (12.19%) Mobile Development
8 76 (9.08%) E-Commerce
9 70 (8.36%) OO
10 62 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
10 62 (7.41%) Software Engineering
11 53 (6.33%) Test Automation
12 51 (6.09%) Unit Testing
13 46 (5.50%) OOP
14 36 (4.30%) Multithreading
15 35 (4.18%) MVC
16 33 (3.94%) OOD
17 32 (3.82%) Mobile Application Development
18 27 (3.23%) ITIL
19 26 (3.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 258 (30.82%) Objective-C
2 162 (19.35%) Apple Swift
3 123 (14.70%) Java
4 103 (12.31%) JavaScript
5 57 (6.81%) C++
6 48 (5.73%) C#
7 32 (3.82%) SQL
8 28 (3.35%) Ruby
9 25 (2.99%) PHP
10 23 (2.75%) C
11 17 (2.03%) PowerShell
12 9 (1.08%) Python
12 9 (1.08%) T-SQL
13 6 (0.72%) Scala
14 5 (0.60%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.24%) ABAP
15 2 (0.24%) ActionScript
15 2 (0.24%) ActionScript 3.0
15 2 (0.24%) Bourne shell
15 2 (0.24%) RubyMotion
Qualifications
1 37 (4.42%) Degree
2 19 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 13 (1.55%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.60%) CTC Cleared
4 5 (0.60%) ISEB
5 4 (0.48%) DBS Check
5 4 (0.48%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (0.48%) MCSA
5 4 (0.48%) MCSE
5 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.36%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (0.24%) CISSP
8 1 (0.12%) ACMT
8 1 (0.12%) MCP
8 1 (0.12%) MCTS
8 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (5.97%) QA
2 14 (1.67%) SLA
3 4 (0.48%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.24%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.24%) SDET
5 1 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 63 (7.53%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.55%) XenApp
3 9 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 5 (0.60%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (0.36%) Xen
7 2 (0.24%) Docker
7 2 (0.24%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.24%) XenServer
8 1 (0.12%) Firmware
8 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (2.15%) SCCM
2 8 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.84%) Windows Intune
4 4 (0.48%) Puppet
4 4 (0.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (0.48%) yum
5 3 (0.36%) Casper Suite
5 3 (0.36%) SCOM
5 3 (0.36%) WSUS
5 3 (0.36%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.12%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.12%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.12%) Foglight
6 1 (0.12%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.12%) Nagios
6 1 (0.12%) SCSM
6 1 (0.12%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 103 (12.31%) Apple
2 89 (10.63%) Microsoft
3 34 (4.06%) Adobe
4 33 (3.94%) Google
5 28 (3.35%) Citrix
6 22 (2.63%) HP
7 18 (2.15%) MobileIron
7 18 (2.15%) Xamarin
8 17 (2.03%) Bloomberg
9 12 (1.43%) Reuters
10 10 (1.19%) iManage
10 10 (1.19%) VMware
11 8 (0.96%) Facebook
11 8 (0.96%) Oracle
12 7 (0.84%) FactSet
12 7 (0.84%) Remedy
13 6 (0.72%) Dell
14 5 (0.60%) Lotus
14 5 (0.60%) Polycom
14 5 (0.60%) SAP
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: From £200 to £300 per day Dependent upon experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Savvy Recruitment
Rate: Great day rate on offer. Perm opportunities also.
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Blue Glue
Rate: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ISL
Rate: £80000 - £180000 per annum + Shares + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day 3 month rolling contracts- Long term project
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £350 to £550 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 5 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day for 1 month working remotely
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Data Idols
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £500 Per Day plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago