The first table below looks at the demand for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 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 South East 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iOS
Rank 140 174 172
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -2
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 105 62 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.14% 0.73% 0.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.80% 3.01% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 39 34
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £165 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £50.50 £88.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.93% +311.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £22.66 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-33.80% -35.25%
Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2187 2062 1991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.75% 24.32% 20.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1080 1036 836
Average daily rate £325 £340 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £175 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 256 275
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.99 £12.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
Apple iOS
England

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple iOS across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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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
Berkshire +16 35 £325 -13.33% 12
Hampshire +4 21 £350 +27.27% 13
Buckinghamshire +11 16 £345 +18.96% 4
Surrey 0 12 £160 -46.66% 7
Oxfordshire +1 8 £350 -6.66% 6
Middlesex - 5 £270 - 1
East Sussex -6 2 £350 -12.50% 6
West Sussex -7 2 £275 -35.29% 4
Kent - 1 - - 3
Sussex - - - -
Apple iOS
England

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 145 (63.32%) Android
2 93 (40.61%) Mobile App
3 80 (34.93%) HTML
4 71 (31.00%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (31.00%) iOS Development
5 57 (24.89%) CSS
6 53 (23.14%) JavaScript
7 50 (21.83%) Windows
8 48 (20.96%) Objective-C
9 44 (19.21%) iPhone
10 42 (18.34%) HTML5
11 40 (17.47%) Blackberry
12 37 (16.16%) Apple
13 36 (15.72%) OO
14 34 (14.85%) iPad
15 33 (14.41%) Android Development
15 33 (14.41%) PHP
16 32 (13.97%) MySQL
17 31 (13.54%) SOAP
17 31 (13.54%) Scrum
17 31 (13.54%) TDD
18 29 (12.66%) jQuery
19 28 (12.23%) Git (software)
20 27 (11.79%) Axure RP
20 27 (11.79%) Java
21 26 (11.35%) .NET
21 26 (11.35%) Microsoft
21 26 (11.35%) Subversion
22 24 (10.48%) Web Services
22 24 (10.48%) CSS3

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 14 (6.11%) MS Exchange
1 14 (6.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (3.06%) Node.js
3 6 (2.62%) IIS
3 6 (2.62%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.75%) CMS
5 4 (1.75%) Lotus Domino
5 4 (1.75%) Apache
6 3 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.31%) Lync
6 3 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.44%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.44%) Drupal
8 1 (0.44%) WordPress
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.44%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 14 (6.11%) MS Office
1 14 (6.11%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.49%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (3.49%) Photoshop
3 5 (2.18%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (0.87%) MS Project
5 1 (0.44%) Blender
Business Applications
1 6 (2.62%) Oracle CRM
1 6 (2.62%) Magento
2 2 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.93%) Office 365
2 4 (1.75%) IaaS
2 4 (1.75%) PaaS
3 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.55%) VPN
2 11 (4.80%) HTTP
3 10 (4.37%) Internet
4 9 (3.93%) Firewall
5 2 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.87%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.87%) NFC
5 2 (0.87%) HSPA
5 2 (0.87%) LTE
5 2 (0.87%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (0.87%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.87%) DNS
5 2 (0.87%) VoIP
5 2 (0.87%) WCDMA
5 2 (0.87%) DHCP
5 2 (0.87%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.44%) WAN
6 1 (0.44%) RFID
6 1 (0.44%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (13.97%) MySQL
2 13 (5.68%) NoSQL
3 8 (3.49%) Big Data
4 7 (3.06%) MongoDB
4 7 (3.06%) SQL Server
5 6 (2.62%) Hadoop
5 6 (2.62%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.44%) Redis
6 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.44%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (12.23%) Git (software)
2 27 (11.79%) Axure RP
3 26 (11.35%) Subversion
4 14 (6.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 13 (5.68%) Xcode
6 8 (3.49%) PHPUnit
7 7 (3.06%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 4 (1.75%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.31%) Selenium
11 2 (0.87%) Robotium
11 2 (0.87%) Calabash
11 2 (0.87%) JIRA
12 1 (0.44%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.44%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.44%) PhoneGap
12 1 (0.44%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.44%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.44%) IntelliJ
General
1 21 (9.17%) Finance
2 18 (7.86%) Retail
3 17 (7.42%) Marketing
4 14 (6.11%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.80%) Automotive
6 10 (4.37%) Games
7 9 (3.93%) Advertising
7 9 (3.93%) Dutch Language
8 6 (2.62%) Publishing
9 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.87%) Back Office
9 2 (0.87%) Electronics
9 2 (0.87%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.44%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 119 (51.97%) Developer
2 37 (16.16%) iOS Developer
3 28 (12.23%) Designer
3 28 (12.23%) Mobile Developer
4 17 (7.42%) Web Developer
5 16 (6.99%) PHP Developer
6 15 (6.55%) User Experience Designer
7 14 (6.11%) Analyst
7 14 (6.11%) Architect
8 13 (5.68%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 11 (4.80%) Applications Developer
10 8 (3.49%) Java Developer
10 8 (3.49%) .NET Developer
10 8 (3.49%) C# Developer
10 8 (3.49%) PHP Web Developer
10 8 (3.49%) Android Developer
11 7 (3.06%) Mobility Specialist
12 6 (2.62%) UI Designer
12 6 (2.62%) Senior Developer
12 6 (2.62%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (34.93%) HTML
2 57 (24.89%) CSS
3 42 (18.34%) HTML5
4 31 (13.54%) SOAP
5 29 (12.66%) jQuery
6 26 (11.35%) .NET
7 24 (10.48%) Web Services
7 24 (10.48%) RESTful
7 24 (10.48%) CSS3
8 22 (9.61%) Cocoa
9 17 (7.42%) JSON
10 16 (6.99%) Cocoa Touch
11 15 (6.55%) iOS SDK
11 15 (6.55%) XML
12 14 (6.11%) Sencha Touch
13 10 (4.37%) Backbone.js
13 10 (4.37%) Ajax
14 9 (3.93%) Unity (Game Engine)
15 8 (3.49%) KnockoutJS
15 8 (3.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 93 (40.61%) Mobile App
2 44 (19.21%) iPhone
3 40 (17.47%) Blackberry
4 34 (14.85%) iPad
5 16 (6.99%) Smartphone
6 14 (6.11%) Visualisation
7 11 (4.80%) Client/Server
8 7 (3.06%) Open Source
9 5 (2.18%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.75%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.75%) Handset
11 3 (1.31%) Animation
11 3 (1.31%) Physics
11 3 (1.31%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.87%) DTV
12 2 (0.87%) AS400
12 2 (0.87%) Device Driver
12 2 (0.87%) Graphic Design
12 2 (0.87%) 3D Graphics
12 2 (0.87%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 145 (63.32%) Android
2 50 (21.83%) Windows
3 21 (9.17%) Linux
4 15 (6.55%) Windows 7
5 14 (6.11%) Windows Phone
6 9 (3.93%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (2.18%) Mac OS X
7 5 (2.18%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.75%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.87%) webOS
10 1 (0.44%) BlackBerry OS
10 1 (0.44%) UNIX
10 1 (0.44%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.44%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (31.00%) Agile Software Development
1 71 (31.00%) iOS Development
2 36 (15.72%) OO
3 33 (14.41%) Android Development
4 31 (13.54%) TDD
4 31 (13.54%) Scrum
5 23 (10.04%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (9.17%) Analytics
6 21 (9.17%) OOP
6 21 (9.17%) E-Commerce
7 20 (8.73%) Mobile Application Development
8 18 (7.86%) MVC
9 14 (6.11%) Web Development
9 14 (6.11%) Unit Testing
10 12 (5.24%) Usability Testing
11 11 (4.80%) SOA
12 10 (4.37%) Kanban
13 9 (3.93%) Information Architecture
13 9 (3.93%) Requirements Analysis
14 8 (3.49%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (23.14%) JavaScript
2 48 (20.96%) Objective-C
3 33 (14.41%) PHP
4 27 (11.79%) Java
5 23 (10.04%) SQL
6 21 (9.17%) C#
7 13 (5.68%) PHP5
8 11 (4.80%) C
9 10 (4.37%) C++
10 8 (3.49%) Groovy
11 3 (1.31%) Scala
12 2 (0.87%) RPG
12 2 (0.87%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.87%) Python
12 2 (0.87%) RPG IV
13 1 (0.44%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.44%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.44%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (5.68%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.37%) Degree
2 10 (4.37%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.44%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.44%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.55%) QA
2 2 (0.87%) SLA
3 1 (0.44%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.44%) JTAG
3 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 14443
System Software
1 17 (7.42%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.93%) Terminal Services
3 2 (0.87%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.87%) SCCM
2 1 (0.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.44%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 37 (16.16%) Apple
2 26 (11.35%) Microsoft
3 20 (8.73%) Adobe
4 14 (6.11%) Appcelerator
4 14 (6.11%) Sencha
5 10 (4.37%) MobileIron
5 10 (4.37%) Oracle
6 9 (3.93%) SAP
6 9 (3.93%) Citrix
7 8 (3.49%) Symantec
8 7 (3.06%) McAfee
8 7 (3.06%) Altiris
9 6 (2.62%) JD Edwards
10 4 (1.75%) CODA
10 4 (1.75%) HP
10 4 (1.75%) Zend
10 4 (1.75%) Facebook
11 3 (1.31%) Twitter
11 3 (1.31%) QNX
11 3 (1.31%) Xamarin
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