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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iOS
Rank 80 83 120
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +37
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 560 570 447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.38% 2.35% 1.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.49% 10.78% 7.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 417 274
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 7
Average hourly rate £14.04 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.90% -2.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £22.66 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-33.80% -35.25%
Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5339 5287 5686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.72% 21.78% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3532 3445 3262
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 256 377
Average hourly rate £15.25 £18.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.43% -3.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.03 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £39.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 29 July 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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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 +36 131 £400 +14.28% 23
Hammersmith +5 2 £175 -53.64%
Croydon - 2 £300 -
Feltham - - - - 1
Ilford - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 3
Orpington - - - - 1
Upminster - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Apple iOS
England

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 618 (56.70%) Android
2 491 (45.05%) iOS Development
3 344 (31.56%) Mobile App
4 332 (30.46%) Objective-C
5 261 (23.94%) HTML
6 257 (23.58%) Agile Software Development
7 200 (18.35%) JavaScript
8 198 (18.17%) Java
8 198 (18.17%) iPhone
9 190 (17.43%) Xcode
10 185 (16.97%) CSS
11 181 (16.61%) iPad
12 164 (15.05%) Web Services
13 152 (13.94%) Scrum
13 152 (13.94%) HTML5
14 143 (13.12%) TDD
15 142 (13.03%) OO
16 136 (12.48%) Windows
17 128 (11.74%) Android Development
18 126 (11.56%) JSON
19 114 (10.46%) Cocoa
20 112 (10.28%) iOS SDK
21 108 (9.91%) Finance
21 108 (9.91%) E-Commerce
22 103 (9.45%) XML
23 99 (9.08%) Apple
23 99 (9.08%) BDD
24 98 (8.99%) Git (software)
25 87 (7.98%) RESTful
26 84 (7.71%) MVC

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 22 (2.02%) Node.js
2 20 (1.83%) IIS
3 19 (1.74%) CMS
4 16 (1.47%) WebSphere
5 15 (1.38%) Tomcat
6 13 (1.19%) CICS
6 13 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
7 11 (1.01%) SharePoint
8 8 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (0.73%) Adobe CQ
9 7 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.37%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.37%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.37%) nginx
12 3 (0.28%) WordPress
12 3 (0.28%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.28%) Apache
13 2 (0.18%) ArcGIS
13 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 53 (4.86%) Photoshop
2 47 (4.31%) Adobe Illustrator
3 25 (2.29%) MS Office
4 11 (1.01%) OmniGraffle
5 10 (0.92%) InDesign
6 8 (0.73%) MS Excel
7 7 (0.64%) Fireworks
8 6 (0.55%) MS Project
8 6 (0.55%) Adobe After Effects
9 5 (0.46%) Doxygen
9 5 (0.46%) MS Visio
10 3 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
11 1 (0.092%) ZBrush
11 1 (0.092%) Mudbox
11 1 (0.092%) Maya
11 1 (0.092%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 20 (1.83%) Oracle CRM
1 20 (1.83%) Magento
2 4 (0.37%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.092%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.092%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.092%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.092%) assyst
3 1 (0.092%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.28%) SaaS
3 3 (0.28%) Force.com
3 3 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.28%) GitHub
4 1 (0.092%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.092%) Heroku
4 1 (0.092%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.30%) HTTP
2 22 (2.02%) Internet
3 19 (1.74%) Firewall
4 15 (1.38%) VPN
5 14 (1.28%) HTTPS
6 11 (1.01%) Bluetooth
7 10 (0.92%) DNS
8 8 (0.73%) VoIP
8 8 (0.73%) Wireless
9 7 (0.64%) Network Security
9 7 (0.64%) SSL
10 6 (0.55%) TCP/IP
11 5 (0.46%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (0.46%) Wireshark
11 5 (0.46%) Reverse Proxy
12 4 (0.37%) LDAP
12 4 (0.37%) LAN
13 3 (0.28%) WAN
13 3 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.28%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (2.75%) MySQL
2 26 (2.39%) Relational Database
3 23 (2.11%) Big Data
3 23 (2.11%) SQL Server
4 16 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (0.92%) SQLite
6 9 (0.83%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (0.28%) MS Access
7 3 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.28%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.18%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.092%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.092%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (0.092%) DataStage
9 1 (0.092%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 190 (17.43%) Xcode
2 98 (8.99%) Git (software)
3 56 (5.14%) Cucumber
4 55 (5.05%) Calabash
5 48 (4.40%) Subversion
5 48 (4.40%) Selenium
6 42 (3.85%) JIRA
7 32 (2.94%) WebDriver
8 29 (2.66%) Jenkins
8 29 (2.66%) PhoneGap
9 28 (2.57%) Robotium
10 21 (1.93%) Hudson
11 19 (1.74%) Axure RP
12 16 (1.47%) eggPlant
13 14 (1.28%) JUnit
14 12 (1.10%) JBehave
15 11 (1.01%) Eclipse
15 11 (1.01%) Maven
16 9 (0.83%) SoapUI
16 9 (0.83%) TeamCity
General
1 108 (9.91%) Finance
2 51 (4.68%) Retail
3 49 (4.50%) Banking
4 48 (4.40%) Marketing
5 35 (3.21%) Games
6 25 (2.29%) Publishing
7 23 (2.11%) Advertising
8 17 (1.56%) Telecoms
9 15 (1.38%) Legal
10 7 (0.64%) Back Office
11 5 (0.46%) French Language
11 5 (0.46%) German Language
12 4 (0.37%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.37%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.18%) Front Office
14 2 (0.18%) Electronics
14 2 (0.18%) Law
14 2 (0.18%) Billing
14 2 (0.18%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 568 (52.11%) Developer
2 386 (35.41%) iOS Developer
3 85 (7.80%) Designer
4 83 (7.61%) Analyst
5 77 (7.06%) Architect
6 76 (6.97%) Tester
7 66 (6.06%) Senior Developer
8 62 (5.69%) Mobile Developer
9 48 (4.40%) Android Developer
10 46 (4.22%) Mobile Tester
11 40 (3.67%) Senior iOS Developer
12 38 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
13 34 (3.12%) Project Manager
13 34 (3.12%) User Experience Designer
14 33 (3.03%) Test Analyst
15 27 (2.48%) Web Developer
16 23 (2.11%) PHP Developer
16 23 (2.11%) UI Designer
17 20 (1.83%) Automation Tester
18 18 (1.65%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 261 (23.94%) HTML
2 185 (16.97%) CSS
3 164 (15.05%) Web Services
4 152 (13.94%) HTML5
5 126 (11.56%) JSON
6 114 (10.46%) Cocoa
7 112 (10.28%) iOS SDK
8 103 (9.45%) XML
9 87 (7.98%) RESTful
10 71 (6.51%) REST
11 70 (6.42%) Cocoa Touch
12 68 (6.24%) CSS3
13 64 (5.87%) .NET
14 52 (4.77%) jQuery
15 36 (3.30%) SOAP
16 35 (3.21%) AngularJS
17 30 (2.75%) Backbone.js
18 28 (2.57%) Android SDK
19 26 (2.39%) Ajax
20 23 (2.11%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 344 (31.56%) Mobile App
2 198 (18.17%) iPhone
3 181 (16.61%) iPad
4 71 (6.51%) Computer Science
5 68 (6.24%) Blackberry
6 43 (3.94%) Open Source
7 41 (3.76%) Video on Demand
8 33 (3.03%) Social Media
9 22 (2.02%) Digital Media
10 19 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
11 18 (1.65%) IPTV
11 18 (1.65%) Animation
12 17 (1.56%) PKI
12 17 (1.56%) Streaming Video
13 15 (1.38%) Graphic Design
14 14 (1.28%) Smartphone
14 14 (1.28%) Cryptography
15 13 (1.19%) GIS
15 13 (1.19%) Social Network
16 11 (1.01%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 618 (56.70%) Android
2 136 (12.48%) Windows
3 30 (2.75%) UNIX
4 29 (2.66%) Windows Mobile
5 27 (2.48%) Windows Phone
6 21 (1.93%) Windows 7
7 19 (1.74%) Linux
7 19 (1.74%) Windows XP
8 14 (1.28%) Solaris
8 14 (1.28%) Windows Vista
9 13 (1.19%) Windows 8
9 13 (1.19%) Mac OS X
10 9 (0.83%) Mac OS
11 8 (0.73%) Windows Phone 8
11 8 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.28%) Windows Phone 7
12 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.28%) VMS
13 2 (0.18%) HPUX
14 1 (0.092%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 491 (45.05%) iOS Development
2 257 (23.58%) Agile Software Development
3 152 (13.94%) Scrum
4 143 (13.12%) TDD
5 142 (13.03%) OO
6 128 (11.74%) Android Development
7 108 (9.91%) E-Commerce
8 99 (9.08%) BDD
9 84 (7.71%) MVC
10 73 (6.70%) Software Engineering
11 67 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
12 55 (5.05%) Test Automation
13 54 (4.95%) Project Management
14 49 (4.50%) OOP
15 45 (4.13%) Web Development
16 41 (3.76%) Stakeholder Management
17 39 (3.58%) Test Scripting
17 39 (3.58%) Responsive Web Design
18 36 (3.30%) Unit Testing
19 32 (2.94%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 332 (30.46%) Objective-C
2 200 (18.35%) JavaScript
3 198 (18.17%) Java
4 68 (6.24%) SQL
5 67 (6.15%) PHP
6 63 (5.78%) Ruby
7 58 (5.32%) C#
8 49 (4.50%) C++
9 35 (3.21%) C
10 32 (2.94%) Python
11 17 (1.56%) PHP5
12 13 (1.19%) Korn
12 13 (1.19%) Bash Shell
13 9 (0.83%) Perl
14 5 (0.46%) Groovy
15 4 (0.37%) PowerShell
15 4 (0.37%) Apex Code
16 3 (0.28%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.28%) VBA
16 3 (0.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (6.61%) Degree
2 21 (1.93%) ISEB
3 11 (1.01%) ISTQB
4 4 (0.37%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.18%) A+ Certification
5 2 (0.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.092%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.092%) HND
6 1 (0.092%) MCSE
6 1 (0.092%) MCSA
6 1 (0.092%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.092%) CBAP
6 1 (0.092%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (6.97%) QA
2 14 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 10 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.55%) SLA
5 4 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.092%) JTAG
System Software
1 47 (4.31%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.37%) Cygwin
3 3 (0.28%) Xen
4 1 (0.092%) Varnish
4 1 (0.092%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.46%) SCCM
3 4 (0.37%) XenMobile
4 3 (0.28%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.092%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.092%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.092%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.092%) ZENworks
5 1 (0.092%) WSUS
Vendors
1 99 (9.08%) Apple
2 47 (4.31%) Microsoft
2 47 (4.31%) Google
3 34 (3.12%) Oracle
4 32 (2.94%) Facebook
5 25 (2.29%) Adobe
6 23 (2.11%) Citrix
6 23 (2.11%) IBM
7 22 (2.02%) SAP
8 20 (1.83%) JD Edwards
9 16 (1.47%) Sencha
10 13 (1.19%) Xamarin
10 13 (1.19%) MobileIron
10 13 (1.19%) Remedy
11 11 (1.01%) TIBCO
11 11 (1.01%) Twitter
12 8 (0.73%) HP
13 7 (0.64%) Appcelerator
14 6 (0.55%) CA
14 6 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
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