The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iOS
Rank 75 66 71
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.51% 0.23% 0.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.89% 1.02% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £325 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £77.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-25.84% -10.78%
Apple iOS
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
264 197 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 26.75% 22.96% 23.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 106 86
Average daily rate £400 £356 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% +28.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £139 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £511 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 14
Average hourly rate £55.55 £21.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+158.37% +38.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £11.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £55.65 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple iOS across the Reading region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (31.25%) Objective-C
1 5 (31.25%) iOS Development
1 5 (31.25%) Android
2 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) Xamarin
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) OOP
3 3 (18.75%) Apple
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
3 3 (18.75%) Apple Swift
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (12.50%) User Experience
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) .NET
4 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) OO
5 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.25%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
1 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) iOS Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Applications Developer
3 3 (18.75%) BlackBerry Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Blackberry Support
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Xamarin Developer
5 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Android Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) CRM Trainer
5 1 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM Trainer
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) iOS Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) PhoneGap
2 1 (6.25%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
3 2 (12.50%) User Experience
4 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Android
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Phone
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) iOS Development
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) OOP
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Android Development
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Document Management
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Investment Management
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Development
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) SDLC
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Objective-C
2 3 (18.75%) Apple Swift
3 2 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Xamarin
2 3 (18.75%) Apple
3 1 (6.25%) iManage
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft