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 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iOS
Rank 28 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.83% 0.81% 0.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.57% 2.94% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £450 £260 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.07% +15.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £30.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
56 68 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 23.24% 27.42% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 26 26
Average daily rate £130 £340 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.76% +19.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 11
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.63 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.98% -16.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.09 £10.43 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.50 £30.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Xcode
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (100.00%) iPhone
1 2 (100.00%) iPad
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Facebook
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Memory Management
2 1 (50.00%) iOS SDK
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) iPad Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) iPhone
1 2 (100.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Memory Management
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Facebook
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter
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