The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iOS
Rank 169 171 141
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -30
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 88 63 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.92% 0.73% 1.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.65% 2.98% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 42 55
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£350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £225 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £18.90 £25.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.40% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.00 £21.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £33.00 £31.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-19.51% -45.33%
Apple iOS
England

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

Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2410 2113 1909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.08% 24.44% 19.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1242 1057 851
Average daily rate £330 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.49% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £163 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.54% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 231 246
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.18 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.86% -11.76%

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 21 October 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 21 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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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
Hampshire +1 23 £355 -5.33% 12
Berkshire +2 19 £325 - 10
Buckinghamshire +1 10 £320 +28.00% 11
Surrey -1 8 £325 -2.98% 12
Kent - 7 £145 - 1
West Sussex +7 6 - -
East Sussex -11 5 £350 - 3
Oxfordshire -16 5 £475 +82.69% 4
Home Counties - 1 £450 -
Middlesex - - - -
Apple iOS
England

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 118 (58.42%) Android
2 90 (44.55%) iOS Development
3 83 (41.09%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (38.12%) Mobile App
5 67 (33.17%) Objective-C
6 54 (26.73%) iPhone
7 46 (22.77%) Git (software)
7 46 (22.77%) iPad
8 43 (21.29%) RESTful
8 43 (21.29%) HTML
9 41 (20.30%) Windows
10 39 (19.31%) SOAP
11 38 (18.81%) TDD
12 37 (18.32%) Apple
13 36 (17.82%) JavaScript
14 35 (17.33%) Cocoa
15 34 (16.83%) Subversion
15 34 (16.83%) Continuous Integration
15 34 (16.83%) Web Services
16 33 (16.34%) User Experience
17 31 (15.35%) Android Development
18 30 (14.85%) Cocoa Touch
18 30 (14.85%) HTML5
19 27 (13.37%) HTTP
19 27 (13.37%) Blackberry
19 27 (13.37%) Scrum
20 26 (12.87%) CSS
20 26 (12.87%) MySQL
21 24 (11.88%) OO
22 22 (10.89%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 10 (4.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (3.96%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.96%) Node.js
3 5 (2.48%) IBM Notes
4 3 (1.49%) Lync
4 3 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.49%) IIS
5 2 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.99%) Joomla!
5 2 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.99%) WordPress
5 2 (0.99%) Apache
5 2 (0.99%) CMS
6 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.50%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.50%) Confluence
6 1 (0.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 19 (9.41%) MS Office
2 12 (5.94%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.96%) Photoshop
3 8 (3.96%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.99%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.50%) Blender
5 1 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.50%) MS Project
5 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.99%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.48%) Office 365
2 3 (1.49%) PaaS
3 2 (0.99%) IaaS
4 1 (0.50%) Heroku
4 1 (0.50%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (13.37%) HTTP
2 13 (6.44%) VPN
3 9 (4.46%) Internet
4 6 (2.97%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.48%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (1.98%) WPA
6 4 (1.98%) UPnP
6 4 (1.98%) Wireshark
6 4 (1.98%) Bluetooth
6 4 (1.98%) 802.11
6 4 (1.98%) WPA2
6 4 (1.98%) DLNA
6 4 (1.98%) Firewall
7 2 (0.99%) Intranet
7 2 (0.99%) NFC
8 1 (0.50%) Network Security
8 1 (0.50%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.50%) Wireless
8 1 (0.50%) RFID
8 1 (0.50%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.87%) MySQL
2 14 (6.93%) NoSQL
3 9 (4.46%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.97%) Big Data
4 6 (2.97%) Hadoop
4 6 (2.97%) Apache Hive
5 4 (1.98%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.99%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 46 (22.77%) Git (software)
2 34 (16.83%) Subversion
3 13 (6.44%) Axure RP
4 8 (3.96%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 8 (3.96%) Xcode
5 6 (2.97%) PHPUnit
6 4 (1.98%) JIRA
7 3 (1.49%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.99%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.99%) Selenium
8 2 (0.99%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.50%) Robotium
9 1 (0.50%) Android Studio
9 1 (0.50%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.50%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.50%) Bugzilla
General
1 20 (9.90%) Finance
2 11 (5.45%) Marketing
3 10 (4.95%) Retail
4 9 (4.46%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.46%) Games
5 7 (3.47%) Advertising
6 5 (2.48%) Publishing
6 5 (2.48%) Dutch Language
7 4 (1.98%) Automotive
8 2 (0.99%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.99%) Electronics
9 1 (0.50%) Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 126 (62.38%) Developer
2 57 (28.22%) iOS Developer
3 46 (22.77%) Mobile Developer
4 17 (8.42%) Designer
5 11 (5.45%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 11 (5.45%) Analyst
6 10 (4.95%) Android Developer
7 9 (4.46%) Java Developer
8 8 (3.96%) Senior Developer
8 8 (3.96%) PHP Developer
9 7 (3.47%) UX Designer
9 7 (3.47%) Applications Developer
9 7 (3.47%) Architect
9 7 (3.47%) Tester
10 5 (2.48%) Desktop Support
10 5 (2.48%) Project Manager
10 5 (2.48%) Test Analyst
10 5 (2.48%) Support Analyst
10 5 (2.48%) .NET Developer
10 5 (2.48%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (21.29%) HTML
1 43 (21.29%) RESTful
2 39 (19.31%) SOAP
3 35 (17.33%) Cocoa
4 34 (16.83%) Web Services
5 30 (14.85%) HTML5
5 30 (14.85%) Cocoa Touch
6 26 (12.87%) CSS
7 22 (10.89%) JSON
8 17 (8.42%) XML
9 13 (6.44%) .NET
10 12 (5.94%) jQuery
11 11 (5.45%) iOS SDK
12 10 (4.95%) CSS3
13 9 (4.46%) PhoneGap
13 9 (4.46%) Backbone.js
13 9 (4.46%) Flash
14 8 (3.96%) Sencha Touch
14 8 (3.96%) Apache Cordova
14 8 (3.96%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 77 (38.12%) Mobile App
2 54 (26.73%) iPhone
3 46 (22.77%) iPad
4 33 (16.34%) User Experience
5 27 (13.37%) Blackberry
6 19 (9.41%) Client/Server
7 15 (7.43%) Data Structures
8 10 (4.95%) Smartphone
8 10 (4.95%) Visualisation
9 7 (3.47%) Open Source
10 6 (2.97%) Animation
11 3 (1.49%) PDA
11 3 (1.49%) Physics
11 3 (1.49%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.99%) Video on Demand
12 2 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (0.99%) Graphic Design
12 2 (0.99%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.99%) 3D Graphics
12 2 (0.99%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 118 (58.42%) Android
2 41 (20.30%) Windows
3 16 (7.92%) Linux
4 14 (6.93%) Windows 7
5 11 (5.45%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (2.97%) Windows Phone
7 5 (2.48%) Mac OS
8 4 (1.98%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.49%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.99%) webOS
11 1 (0.50%) UNIX
11 1 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.50%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (44.55%) iOS Development
2 83 (41.09%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (18.81%) TDD
4 34 (16.83%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (15.35%) Android Development
6 27 (13.37%) Scrum
7 24 (11.88%) OO
8 20 (9.90%) Kanban
9 16 (7.92%) OOP
10 15 (7.43%) E-Commerce
10 15 (7.43%) MVC
11 13 (6.44%) ITIL
11 13 (6.44%) Web Development
12 11 (5.45%) SOA
12 11 (5.45%) Mobile Application Development
13 10 (4.95%) Unit Testing
14 9 (4.46%) Analytics
15 7 (3.47%) Problem Management
15 7 (3.47%) Software Engineering
16 6 (2.97%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 67 (33.17%) Objective-C
2 36 (17.82%) JavaScript
3 21 (10.40%) Java
4 17 (8.42%) C#
5 14 (6.93%) PHP
5 14 (6.93%) SQL
6 9 (4.46%) Groovy
7 8 (3.96%) Python
8 7 (3.47%) PHP5
8 7 (3.47%) C++
9 6 (2.97%) C
10 4 (1.98%) AppleScript
11 3 (1.49%) Scala
12 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.50%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.50%) PHP4
12 1 (0.50%) Ruby
12 1 (0.50%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.50%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.50%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 9 (4.46%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.48%) Degree
2 5 (2.48%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.49%) BC Cleared
4 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.50%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.50%) MCDST
5 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.48%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) JTAG
2 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 14443
2 1 (0.50%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 13 (6.44%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.48%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.99%) SCCM
2 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.50%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 37 (18.32%) Apple
2 22 (10.89%) Microsoft
3 16 (7.92%) Adobe
4 9 (4.46%) MobileIron
5 8 (3.96%) Sencha
6 7 (3.47%) Appcelerator
6 7 (3.47%) HP
7 5 (2.48%) Citrix
7 5 (2.48%) Lotus
7 5 (2.48%) Oracle
7 5 (2.48%) SAP
7 5 (2.48%) Symantec
8 4 (1.98%) McAfee
8 4 (1.98%) Altiris
8 4 (1.98%) Facebook
9 3 (1.49%) Google
9 3 (1.49%) QNX
10 2 (0.99%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.50%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.50%) webMethods
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