The table below looks at the statistics for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iOS
Rank 65 60 68
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 5 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.66% 1.44% 0.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.33% 6.67% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate £310 - £313
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 - £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £322 - £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.62% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £24.60 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-28.86% -13.68%
Apple iOS
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
150 195 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 19.82% 21.57% 24.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 72 78
Average daily rate £410 £360 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% +30.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £339 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.79% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 15
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £15.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +4.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Android
2 8 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 6 (37.50%) User Experience
3 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 6 (37.50%) HTTP
4 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) CSS
4 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
4 5 (31.25%) HTML5
4 5 (31.25%) Degree
4 5 (31.25%) Banking
4 5 (31.25%) Retail
4 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 5 (31.25%) webpack
4 5 (31.25%) gulp
4 5 (31.25%) ES6
4 5 (31.25%) DevOps
4 5 (31.25%) Node.js
4 5 (31.25%) CSS3
4 5 (31.25%) Sass
4 5 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
5 4 (25.00%) REST
5 4 (25.00%) Cryptocurrency
5 4 (25.00%) Blockchain
5 4 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (25.00%) JSON

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (31.25%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) gulp
1 5 (31.25%) webpack
2 2 (12.50%) Xcode
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
2 5 (31.25%) Retail
3 2 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
1 8 (50.00%) iOS Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Designer
2 3 (18.75%) Digital Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Objective-C Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
1 5 (31.25%) CSS3
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) HTML5
1 5 (31.25%) Sass
1 5 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (25.00%) DOM
2 4 (25.00%) JSON
2 4 (25.00%) REST
2 4 (25.00%) SOAP
2 4 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) User Experience
2 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
3 4 (25.00%) Blockchain
3 4 (25.00%) Cryptocurrency
4 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (12.50%) iPad
4 2 (12.50%) iPhone
4 2 (12.50%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 5 (31.25%) DevOps
3 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (18.75%) Typography
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) ES6
1 5 (31.25%) Java
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) Apple Swift
2 2 (12.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree