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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iOS
Rank 60 36 26
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -10
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 5 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.71% 2.31% 3.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.45% 10.00% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 9
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£475 £230 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+106.52% -29.23%
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 £16.50 £20.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-19.51% -45.33%
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
145 100 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 20.48% 23.09% 26.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 42 51
Average daily rate £375 £308 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 15 22
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.34 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £25.50 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.28%

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 31 October 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 -18 5 £475 +63.79% 2
Thame - - - -
Wallingford - - - -
Apple iOS
South East

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 9 (69.23%) Android
1 9 (69.23%) iOS Development
2 5 (38.46%) Objective-C
3 4 (30.77%) Android Development
4 3 (23.08%) Cocoa
4 3 (23.08%) Xcode
4 3 (23.08%) OOP
4 3 (23.08%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) Apple
4 3 (23.08%) Facebook
4 3 (23.08%) Cocoa Touch
4 3 (23.08%) iOS SDK
4 3 (23.08%) JSON
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
5 2 (15.38%) Memory Management
5 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
5 2 (15.38%) Animation
5 2 (15.38%) Publishing
5 2 (15.38%) Games
5 2 (15.38%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (7.69%) OO PHP
6 1 (7.69%) User Experience
6 1 (7.69%) Streaming Video
6 1 (7.69%) CMS

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) Joomla!
1 1 (7.69%) Drupal
1 1 (7.69%) WordPress
1 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) RFID
1 1 (7.69%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Xcode
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (15.38%) Publishing
1 2 (15.38%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) iOS Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) JSON
1 3 (23.08%) Cocoa
1 3 (23.08%) iOS SDK
1 3 (23.08%) Cocoa Touch
2 2 (15.38%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (7.69%) CakePHP
3 1 (7.69%) OAuth
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) Core Animation
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) UIKit
3 1 (7.69%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Animation
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (7.69%) Streaming Video
2 1 (7.69%) Physics
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) iPhone
2 1 (7.69%) Video on Demand
2 1 (7.69%) iPad
2 1 (7.69%) Kinect
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Android
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.69%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) iOS Development
2 4 (30.77%) Android Development
3 3 (23.08%) OOP
3 3 (23.08%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Memory Management
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (7.69%) 3D Animation
5 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) B2B
5 1 (7.69%) DRM
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Objective-C
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Apple
1 3 (23.08%) Facebook
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Zend
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