The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Milton Keynes 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iOS
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.80% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.37% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £290 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £30.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
208 99 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 23.64% 18.79% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 37 71
Average daily rate £275 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £120 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 31
Average hourly rate £15.35 £14.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.64% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £15.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Apple iOS
Buckinghamshire

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple iOS across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 18 (75.00%) iPad
2 16 (66.67%) iOS Development
3 15 (62.50%) Objective-C
4 13 (54.17%) Android
5 12 (50.00%) iPhone
6 10 (41.67%) Xcode
7 8 (33.33%) iOS SDK
8 7 (29.17%) Android SDK
8 7 (29.17%) Cocoa
9 6 (25.00%) HTML
9 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 6 (25.00%) Apple
9 6 (25.00%) jQuery
10 5 (20.83%) Android Development
10 5 (20.83%) Xamarin
10 5 (20.83%) C#
10 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
10 5 (20.83%) .NET
10 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
11 4 (16.67%) Windows
11 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
12 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
13 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
13 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
13 2 (8.33%) Web Services
14 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
14 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
14 1 (4.17%) SOA
14 1 (4.17%) SLA

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
1 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Xcode
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
2 16 (66.67%) iOS Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Programmer
4 3 (12.50%) Android Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Designer
5 2 (8.33%) iPhone Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Programmer
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) SOA Architect
6 1 (4.17%) UI Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Messaging Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) User Experience Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) iOS SDK
2 7 (29.17%) Android SDK
2 7 (29.17%) Cocoa
3 6 (25.00%) HTML
3 6 (25.00%) jQuery
4 5 (20.83%) .NET
4 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
5 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 2 (8.33%) Web Services
7 1 (4.17%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (75.00%) iPad
2 12 (50.00%) iPhone
3 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.17%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Android
2 4 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 5 (20.83%) Android Development
3 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.17%) SOA
4 1 (4.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) Objective-C
2 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) C#
3 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Apple
2 5 (20.83%) Xamarin
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Lotus
4 1 (4.17%) MobileIron