The first table below looks at the demand for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 23 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 Oxford 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iOS
Rank 28 23 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 4 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.85% 3.38% 1.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.84% 17.95% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate
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£338 £250 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -39.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £150 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £350 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £22.66 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-30.49% -35.25%
Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
51 39 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 23.61% 18.84% 19.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 19
Average daily rate £338 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £172 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 2 11
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.10 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Apple iOS
Oxfordshire

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (71.43%) iOS Development
2 4 (57.14%) Android
2 4 (57.14%) Objective-C
3 2 (28.57%) Facebook
3 2 (28.57%) iPad
3 2 (28.57%) Xcode
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (28.57%) Android Development
3 2 (28.57%) iPhone
3 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Subversion
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
4 1 (14.29%) HTTP

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Joomla!
1 1 (14.29%) Drupal
1 1 (14.29%) WordPress
1 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) RFID
1 1 (14.29%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Xcode
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (14.29%) Games
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) iOS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) iPad Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) JSON
1 2 (28.57%) Ajax
1 2 (28.57%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
2 1 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (14.29%) CakePHP
2 1 (14.29%) OAuth
2 1 (14.29%) iOS SDK
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) iPhone
1 2 (28.57%) iPad
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Kinect
2 1 (14.29%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) iOS Development
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (28.57%) Android Development
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Memory Management
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Objective-C
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Facebook
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter
2 1 (14.29%) Apple
2 1 (14.29%) Zend