The table below looks at the statistics for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iOS
Rank 44 39 42
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 6 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.14% 2.25% 1.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.55% 9.02% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £290 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -35.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £157 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £368 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £22.66 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-24.97% -37.48%
Apple iOS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
132 122 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 25.00% 24.95% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 62 38
Average daily rate £290 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £230 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £490 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 12 19
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.25 £27.50 £20.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple iOS within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -8 3 £338 +16.37% 1
Thame - - - -
Banbury - - - -
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Apple iOS
South East

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 11 (68.75%) Android
2 8 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 6 (37.50%) Objective-C
4 5 (31.25%) Games
4 5 (31.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 4 (25.00%) Facebook
5 4 (25.00%) iOS SDK
5 4 (25.00%) Xcode
5 4 (25.00%) OOP
5 4 (25.00%) OO
5 4 (25.00%) Apple
5 4 (25.00%) C#
6 3 (18.75%) HTML
6 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 3 (18.75%) Cocoa
6 3 (18.75%) Subversion
6 3 (18.75%) Marketing
6 3 (18.75%) Physics
6 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Memory Management
6 3 (18.75%) Android Development
6 3 (18.75%) Cocoa Touch
6 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
6 3 (18.75%) JSON
6 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
7 2 (12.50%) iPhone
7 2 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (12.50%) 3D Animation
7 2 (12.50%) REST
7 2 (12.50%) iPad

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) Joomla!
1 1 (6.25%) Drupal
1 1 (6.25%) WordPress
1 1 (6.25%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) RFID
1 1 (6.25%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Xcode
2 3 (18.75%) Subversion
2 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (31.25%) Games
2 3 (18.75%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) iOS Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Programmer
3 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) Games Developer
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
3 1 (6.25%) PHP Programmer
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 4 (25.00%) iOS SDK
3 3 (18.75%) Cocoa Touch
3 3 (18.75%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) Cocoa
3 3 (18.75%) JSON
4 2 (12.50%) Ajax
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) REST
4 2 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (6.25%) CakePHP
5 1 (6.25%) OAuth
5 1 (6.25%) RESTful
5 1 (6.25%) HTML5
5 1 (6.25%) UIKit
5 1 (6.25%) SOAP
5 1 (6.25%) XML
5 1 (6.25%) .NET
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Physics
1 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 2 (12.50%) iPad
2 2 (12.50%) iPhone
2 2 (12.50%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (12.50%) Animation
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.25%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Android
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 4 (25.00%) OOP
2 4 (25.00%) OO
3 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Android Development
3 3 (18.75%) Memory Management
4 2 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (12.50%) 3D Animation
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) B2B
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) OOD
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Objective-C
2 4 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
4 2 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Apple
1 4 (25.00%) Facebook
2 1 (6.25%) Twitter
2 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards
2 1 (6.25%) Zend
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) SAP