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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iOS
Rank 101 84 109
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +25
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 56 90 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.58% 2.03% 0.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.88% 10.32% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 60 15
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £284 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £354 £338
% change year-on-year
-1.06% +4.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £16.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+35.82% -1.47%
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
711 872 731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 20.07% 19.71% 22.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 452 471 391
Median daily rate £388 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 109 99
Median hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -7.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +16 46 £400 +6.66% 29
Cheshire -34 4 £270 -34.14% 8
Merseyside +6 2 £186 +30.70% 2
Apple iOS
England

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 54 (63.53%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (54.12%) Android
3 43 (50.59%) iOS Development
4 37 (43.53%) Objective-C
5 29 (34.12%) BDD
5 29 (34.12%) Git (software)
6 27 (31.76%) Java
6 27 (31.76%) OOP
7 26 (30.59%) Android Development
8 25 (29.41%) TDD
9 24 (28.24%) User Experience
10 23 (27.06%) Mobile Development
11 22 (25.88%) Apple Swift
11 22 (25.88%) Scrum
12 21 (24.71%) Windows
12 21 (24.71%) Mobile App
13 19 (22.35%) Subversion
14 17 (20.00%) Xcode
14 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
14 17 (20.00%) Unit Testing
15 16 (18.82%) JavaScript
16 14 (16.47%) REST
17 13 (15.29%) Project Management
17 13 (15.29%) Software Engineering
18 12 (14.12%) JSON
18 12 (14.12%) Apple
18 12 (14.12%) Jenkins
19 11 (12.94%) Automated Testing
19 11 (12.94%) Finance
20 10 (11.76%) Cocoa

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 7 (8.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (7.06%) Drupal
2 6 (7.06%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.35%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.35%) Marvel
3 2 (2.35%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.18%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 10 (11.76%) MS Office
2 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.35%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (2.35%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Google Apps
1 2 (2.35%) TestFlight
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.41%) HTTP
1 8 (9.41%) Internet
2 5 (5.88%) Extranet
2 5 (5.88%) Network Security
3 2 (2.35%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (2.35%) VPN
3 2 (2.35%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.18%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.18%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.53%) MySQL
2 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.35%) SQLite
3 1 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (34.12%) Git (software)
2 19 (22.35%) Subversion
3 17 (20.00%) Xcode
4 12 (14.12%) Jenkins
5 9 (10.59%) JUnit
6 5 (5.88%) Android Studio
6 5 (5.88%) CocoaPods
7 4 (4.71%) Appium
7 4 (4.71%) Calabash
8 3 (3.53%) Bitbucket
8 3 (3.53%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.53%) Hudson
8 3 (3.53%) Robotium
8 3 (3.53%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.35%) gulp
9 2 (2.35%) JIRA
10 1 (1.18%) Ant
10 1 (1.18%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.18%) Gradle
10 1 (1.18%) Maven
General
1 11 (12.94%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Banking
3 5 (5.88%) Law
3 5 (5.88%) Legal
3 5 (5.88%) Publishing
4 4 (4.71%) Games
5 3 (3.53%) Retail
6 1 (1.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 56 (65.88%) Developer
2 37 (43.53%) iOS Developer
3 22 (25.88%) Android Developer
4 13 (15.29%) Mobile Developer
5 11 (12.94%) iOS Android Developer
6 9 (10.59%) Java Developer
7 8 (9.41%) Analyst
8 7 (8.24%) Java Android Developer
8 7 (8.24%) Objective-C Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Agile Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
9 5 (5.88%) Desktop Support
9 5 (5.88%) Java Mobile Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Support Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) Applications Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Desktop Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (4.71%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.47%) REST
2 12 (14.12%) JSON
3 10 (11.76%) Cocoa
4 9 (10.59%) Web Services
5 8 (9.41%) HTML
5 8 (9.41%) XML
6 6 (7.06%) CSS
7 5 (5.88%) HTML5
7 5 (5.88%) iOS SDK
7 5 (5.88%) RESTful
8 4 (4.71%) .NET
8 4 (4.71%) AngularJS
9 3 (3.53%) Sass
10 2 (2.35%) Cocoa Touch
10 2 (2.35%) CSS3
10 2 (2.35%) Framer.js
10 2 (2.35%) jQuery
11 1 (1.18%) Google Maps API
11 1 (1.18%) GWT
11 1 (1.18%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.24%) User Experience
2 21 (24.71%) Mobile App
3 7 (8.24%) Blackberry
4 6 (7.06%) Smartphone
5 5 (5.88%) Digital Media
6 3 (3.53%) Streaming Media
7 2 (2.35%) iPhone
8 1 (1.18%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.18%) BYOD
8 1 (1.18%) CAN bus
8 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.18%) iPad
8 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.18%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 46 (54.12%) Android
2 21 (24.71%) Windows
3 8 (9.41%) Windows XP
4 4 (4.71%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (3.53%) Mac OS
5 3 (3.53%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.35%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.35%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.35%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.18%) Linux
7 1 (1.18%) Unix
7 1 (1.18%) Windows CE
7 1 (1.18%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (63.53%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (50.59%) iOS Development
3 29 (34.12%) BDD
4 27 (31.76%) OOP
5 26 (30.59%) Android Development
6 25 (29.41%) TDD
7 23 (27.06%) Mobile Development
8 22 (25.88%) Scrum
9 17 (20.00%) Unit Testing
10 13 (15.29%) Project Management
10 13 (15.29%) Software Engineering
11 11 (12.94%) Automated Testing
12 10 (11.76%) OO
12 10 (11.76%) Software Testing
13 9 (10.59%) ITIL
14 8 (9.41%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (8.24%) E-Commerce
15 7 (8.24%) Service Management
16 6 (7.06%) CRM
16 6 (7.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (43.53%) Objective-C
2 27 (31.76%) Java
3 22 (25.88%) Apple Swift
4 16 (18.82%) JavaScript
5 7 (8.24%) PHP
6 5 (5.88%) C++
7 4 (4.71%) Ruby
8 3 (3.53%) C#
9 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.35%) SQL
9 2 (2.35%) VBScript
10 1 (1.18%) C
10 1 (1.18%) Lua
10 1 (1.18%) Python
10 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.71%) MCDST
2 4 (4.71%) MCP
3 3 (3.53%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.35%) Degree
4 2 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (8.24%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.18%) SCCM
2 1 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.12%) Apple
3 8 (9.41%) Citrix
3 8 (9.41%) HP
4 6 (7.06%) Samsung
4 6 (7.06%) Verint
5 3 (3.53%) Google
5 3 (3.53%) Xamarin
6 2 (2.35%) Adobe
6 2 (2.35%) Lotus
7 1 (1.18%) Facebook
7 1 (1.18%) MobileIron
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