The table below looks at the statistics for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iOS
Rank 109 73 116
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +43
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 40 86 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.09% 2.28% 0.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.24% 10.72% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 44 13
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £261 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £422 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 £15.77 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.72% +10.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £19.08 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+50.68% +21.14%
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 North West region.

Operating Systems Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
763 802 693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 20.79% 21.24% 23.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 418 362
Median daily rate £400 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £163 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 82 77
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £22.15 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Apple iOS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple iOS across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS across the North West region.

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple iOS within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -15 28 £410 +9.33% 22
Cheshire -27 5 £438 +16.66% 5
Lancashire - 5 £375 -
Apple iOS
England

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 48 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (49.46%) Android
3 43 (46.24%) iOS Development
4 38 (40.86%) Objective-C
5 29 (31.18%) Windows
6 28 (30.11%) Mobile App
7 24 (25.81%) Microsoft
8 23 (24.73%) Java
9 22 (23.66%) Android Development
10 21 (22.58%) Mobile Development
10 21 (22.58%) User Experience
11 20 (21.51%) Apple Swift
11 20 (21.51%) TDD
12 19 (20.43%) Git (software)
13 18 (19.35%) Scrum
14 17 (18.28%) BDD
15 15 (16.13%) Jenkins
15 15 (16.13%) ITIL
16 14 (15.05%) Blackberry
16 14 (15.05%) Banking
17 13 (13.98%) Xcode
17 13 (13.98%) Finance
17 13 (13.98%) Apple
17 13 (13.98%) OOP
18 12 (12.90%) OO
18 12 (12.90%) JavaScript
19 11 (11.83%) JSON
19 11 (11.83%) MS Office
19 11 (11.83%) Web Services
19 11 (11.83%) Project Management

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (10.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 9 (9.68%) Skype for Business
3 6 (6.45%) Drupal
4 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.15%) Marvel
4 2 (2.15%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.08%) Apache
5 1 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (11.83%) MS Office
2 3 (3.23%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.15%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (2.15%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) TestFlight
2 1 (1.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.60%) Extranet
2 5 (5.38%) Network Security
3 4 (4.30%) HTTP
3 4 (4.30%) Internet
4 3 (3.23%) SSL
5 2 (2.15%) DNS
5 2 (2.15%) SMTP
5 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.15%) VPN
6 1 (1.08%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.08%) SAN
6 1 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.15%) SQLite
3 1 (1.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 19 (20.43%) Git (software)
2 15 (16.13%) Jenkins
3 13 (13.98%) Xcode
4 9 (9.68%) Subversion
5 6 (6.45%) Android Studio
6 5 (5.38%) Gradle
6 5 (5.38%) JUnit
7 3 (3.23%) Ant
7 3 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (3.23%) Bitbucket
7 3 (3.23%) Calabash
7 3 (3.23%) CocoaPods
7 3 (3.23%) Hudson
7 3 (3.23%) Robotium
7 3 (3.23%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.15%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (2.15%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.15%) JIRA
9 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.08%) Maven
General
1 14 (15.05%) Banking
2 13 (13.98%) Finance
3 8 (8.60%) Law
4 5 (5.38%) Legal
4 5 (5.38%) Retail
5 4 (4.30%) Publishing
6 2 (2.15%) Local Government
6 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.08%) Advertising
7 1 (1.08%) Billing
7 1 (1.08%) Games
7 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (55.91%) Developer
2 37 (39.78%) iOS Developer
3 14 (15.05%) Android Developer
4 12 (12.90%) Desktop Support
4 12 (12.90%) Mobile Developer
5 9 (9.68%) Analyst
5 9 (9.68%) iOS Android Developer
5 9 (9.68%) Support Analyst
6 8 (8.60%) Objective-C Developer
7 7 (7.53%) Agile Developer
7 7 (7.53%) Applications Developer
7 7 (7.53%) Desktop Analyst
7 7 (7.53%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 6 (6.45%) Lead Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 5 (5.38%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (5.38%) Delivery Manager
9 5 (5.38%) Desktop Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.83%) JSON
1 11 (11.83%) Web Services
2 10 (10.75%) REST
3 9 (9.68%) iOS SDK
3 9 (9.68%) XML
4 7 (7.53%) Cocoa
5 6 (6.45%) HTML
5 6 (6.45%) HTML5
6 5 (5.38%) .NET
7 4 (4.30%) Cocoa Touch
7 4 (4.30%) RESTful
8 3 (3.23%) CSS
9 2 (2.15%) Android SDK
9 2 (2.15%) CSS3
9 2 (2.15%) Flash
9 2 (2.15%) Framer.js
9 2 (2.15%) UIKit
10 1 (1.08%) CGI
10 1 (1.08%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.08%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 28 (30.11%) Mobile App
2 21 (22.58%) User Experience
3 14 (15.05%) Blackberry
4 6 (6.45%) Smartphone
5 5 (5.38%) Digital Media
6 3 (3.23%) iPhone
6 3 (3.23%) Streaming Media
7 2 (2.15%) iPad
8 1 (1.08%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.08%) FMCG
8 1 (1.08%) iSeries
8 1 (1.08%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.08%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.08%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 46 (49.46%) Android
2 29 (31.18%) Windows
3 9 (9.68%) Windows 7
3 9 (9.68%) Windows XP
4 7 (7.53%) Windows 8
5 5 (5.38%) Mac OS
6 3 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.23%) Windows Vista
7 2 (2.15%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.08%) Unix
8 1 (1.08%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (46.24%) iOS Development
3 22 (23.66%) Android Development
4 21 (22.58%) Mobile Development
5 20 (21.51%) TDD
6 18 (19.35%) Scrum
7 17 (18.28%) BDD
8 15 (16.13%) ITIL
9 13 (13.98%) OOP
10 12 (12.90%) OO
11 11 (11.83%) Project Management
12 9 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (9.68%) Software Engineering
12 9 (9.68%) Unit Testing
13 7 (7.53%) Document Management
13 7 (7.53%) Mobile Device Management
13 7 (7.53%) Problem Management
13 7 (7.53%) Web Development
14 6 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
14 6 (6.45%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 38 (40.86%) Objective-C
2 23 (24.73%) Java
3 20 (21.51%) Apple Swift
4 12 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.45%) PHP
6 4 (4.30%) SQL
7 3 (3.23%) C#
7 3 (3.23%) C++
8 2 (2.15%) ActionScript
8 2 (2.15%) Perl
8 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.15%) Ruby
8 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.08%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (1.08%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (1.08%) C
9 1 (1.08%) F#
9 1 (1.08%) Lua
9 1 (1.08%) Python
9 1 (1.08%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 4 (4.30%) Degree
1 4 (4.30%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (4.30%) MCDST
1 4 (4.30%) MCP
1 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.08%) CISM
3 1 (1.08%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) SLA
2 1 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (11.83%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.15%) Docker
2 2 (2.15%) Postfix
2 2 (2.15%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 9 (9.68%) AirWatch
2 3 (3.23%) SCCM
2 3 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (2.15%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 24 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.98%) Apple
3 9 (9.68%) Citrix
4 6 (6.45%) HP
4 6 (6.45%) Samsung
4 6 (6.45%) Verint
5 4 (4.30%) MobileIron
6 3 (3.23%) Juniper
6 3 (3.23%) Xamarin
7 2 (2.15%) Adobe
7 2 (2.15%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.15%) Intel Security
7 2 (2.15%) Symantec
7 2 (2.15%) Trustwave
8 1 (1.08%) IBM
8 1 (1.08%) IFS
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