The first table below looks at the demand for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 22 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 Reading 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iOS
Rank 64 72 79
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 7 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.79% 0.31% 0.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.14% 1.16% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £343 £320
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +7.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £22.66 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-30.49% -35.25%
Operating Systems Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
223 258 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 25.31% 26.49% 22.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 114 116
Average daily rate £350 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 19
Average hourly rate £17.07 £18.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.16% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.60 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £30.50 £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -7.24%
Apple iOS
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Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple iOS across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 20 (90.91%) Android
2 12 (54.55%) Blackberry
3 10 (45.45%) HTML
3 10 (45.45%) HTML5
3 10 (45.45%) Android Development
3 10 (45.45%) iOS Development
4 9 (40.91%) Mobile App
4 9 (40.91%) JSON
4 9 (40.91%) XML
4 9 (40.91%) Windows
5 8 (36.36%) CSS
5 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 8 (36.36%) CSS3
6 7 (31.82%) Sencha Touch
6 7 (31.82%) Sencha
6 7 (31.82%) jQuery
6 7 (31.82%) SOAP
7 6 (27.27%) Ajax
7 6 (27.27%) iPhone
7 6 (27.27%) QA
8 5 (22.73%) REST
8 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
8 5 (22.73%) Subversion
8 5 (22.73%) Smartphone
8 5 (22.73%) Finance
8 5 (22.73%) Web Services
8 5 (22.73%) OO
8 5 (22.73%) Eclipse
9 4 (18.18%) Apple
9 4 (18.18%) CODA

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 3 (13.64%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
1 2 (9.09%) VoIP
1 2 (9.09%) WCDMA
1 2 (9.09%) HSPA
1 2 (9.09%) LTE
1 2 (9.09%) Wireshark
2 1 (4.55%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (4.55%) DHCP
2 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) VPN
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Subversion
1 5 (22.73%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.55%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.55%) PhoneGap
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Xcode
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Publishing
3 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.09%) Marketing
4 2 (9.09%) Multimedia
5 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Mobile Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Web Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Mobile Web Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Applications Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Web Applications Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Mobility Specialist
6 2 (9.09%) Architect
6 2 (9.09%) UI Developer
6 2 (9.09%) UI Programmer
7 1 (4.55%) iOS Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Android Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Designer
7 1 (4.55%) Desktop Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) HTML
1 10 (45.45%) HTML5
2 9 (40.91%) JSON
2 9 (40.91%) XML
3 8 (36.36%) CSS
3 8 (36.36%) CSS3
4 7 (31.82%) Sencha Touch
4 7 (31.82%) jQuery
4 7 (31.82%) SOAP
5 6 (27.27%) Ajax
6 5 (22.73%) REST
6 5 (22.73%) Web Services
7 3 (13.64%) Struts2
7 3 (13.64%) Spring
7 3 (13.64%) Struts
8 2 (9.09%) Backbone.js
9 1 (4.55%) Core Animation
9 1 (4.55%) UIKit
9 1 (4.55%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Blackberry
2 9 (40.91%) Mobile App
3 6 (27.27%) iPhone
4 5 (22.73%) Smartphone
5 3 (13.64%) Digital Media
6 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
6 2 (9.09%) Device Driver
6 2 (9.09%) Handset
6 2 (9.09%) Graphic Design
7 1 (4.55%) iPad
7 1 (4.55%) Open Source
7 1 (4.55%) CESG
7 1 (4.55%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Android
2 9 (40.91%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 2 (9.09%) Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Phone
5 1 (4.55%) webOS
5 1 (4.55%) BlackBerry OS
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Android Development
1 10 (45.45%) iOS Development
2 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
2 5 (22.73%) OO
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Time Management
4 3 (13.64%) Web Application Development
4 3 (13.64%) Content Management
4 3 (13.64%) Web Development
5 2 (9.09%) OOP
5 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.09%) MVC
5 2 (9.09%) Scrum
5 2 (9.09%) Validation
6 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.55%) Information Assurance
6 1 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) Objective-C
4 2 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Sencha
2 4 (18.18%) Apple
2 4 (18.18%) CODA
3 1 (4.55%) Syclo
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe
3 1 (4.55%) BMC
3 1 (4.55%) SAP