The first table below looks at the demand for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford 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 Salford 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 7 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 2 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 6.25% 3.57% 13.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 14.29% 41.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 7
Average daily rate £400 £260 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -5.45%
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
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 12.50% 25.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 14
Average daily rate £400 £260 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £14.25 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.03% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Apple iOS
Manchester

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 (100.00%) Android
2 5 (55.56%) Mobile App
2 5 (55.56%) ActionScript
2 5 (55.56%) Flash
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Games
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) Internet
4 3 (33.33%) Multimedia
4 3 (33.33%) Content Management
4 3 (33.33%) JIRA
4 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 3 (33.33%) Kindle
4 3 (33.33%) Game Development
4 3 (33.33%) New Media
5 2 (22.22%) ActionScript 3.0
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (22.22%) Adobe AIR
5 2 (22.22%) Adobe
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) OOP
6 1 (11.11%) BBC
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile Games
6 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 3 (33.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (44.44%) Games
2 3 (33.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Flash ActionScript Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Flash Developer
3 2 (22.22%) ActionScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Flash
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) Adobe AIR
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Mobile App
2 3 (33.33%) Kindle
2 3 (33.33%) New Media
3 1 (11.11%) BBC
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Android
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Content Management
3 3 (33.33%) Game Development
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (11.11%) OOP
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Android Development
5 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) ActionScript
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe