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 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iOS
Rank 122 113 165
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +52
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 149 134 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.52% 1.50% 0.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.25% 6.15% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 77 29
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £172 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £25.70 £18.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.91% -32.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £32.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-26.56% -24.70%
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
2383 2178 1672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.29% 24.42% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1170 992 769
Average daily rate £347 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.19% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £130 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 258 256
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.11 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 2015. 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 +25 63 £330 +13.79% 14
Buckinghamshire -4 29 £394 +8.62% 5
Berkshire -36 29 £313 -21.87% 13
Surrey +5 14 £438 +246.53% 16
West Sussex -9 6 £375 - 2
Oxfordshire -12 6 £225 - 14
East Sussex -6 3 £375 +36.36% 2
Kent - 2 - - 8
Middlesex +4 1 - -
Apple iOS
England

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

1 136 (57.38%) Android
2 121 (51.05%) iOS Development
3 89 (37.55%) Mobile App
4 82 (34.60%) Objective-C
5 72 (30.38%) iPhone
6 69 (29.11%) Agile Software Development
7 63 (26.58%) JavaScript
8 62 (26.16%) HTML
9 58 (24.47%) iPad
10 51 (21.52%) HTML5
11 50 (21.10%) Scrum
12 48 (20.25%) Git (software)
13 46 (19.41%) iOS SDK
14 44 (18.57%) Java
15 40 (16.88%) Apple
16 39 (16.46%) Android Development
17 37 (15.61%) Xcode
18 35 (14.77%) TDD
18 35 (14.77%) Web Services
19 34 (14.35%) RESTful
20 33 (13.92%) Windows
20 33 (13.92%) .NET
21 32 (13.50%) CSS
22 30 (12.66%) C#
22 30 (12.66%) Software Engineering
23 29 (12.24%) jQuery
23 29 (12.24%) Finance
24 28 (11.81%) PhoneGap
25 27 (11.39%) OO
25 27 (11.39%) Cocoa

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 23 (9.70%) Node.js
2 4 (1.69%) CMS
3 2 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (0.84%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.42%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.42%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.42%) IIS
4 1 (0.42%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (2.11%) MS Office
2 4 (1.69%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.27%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.27%) Fireworks
3 3 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.84%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.42%) Magento
2 1 (0.42%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (0.42%) Office 365
1 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.42%) Google App Engine
1 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.42%) SaaS
1 1 (0.42%) PaaS
1 1 (0.42%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.91%) HTTP
2 7 (2.95%) Wireshark
3 5 (2.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (2.11%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.11%) SSL
3 5 (2.11%) Bluetooth
3 5 (2.11%) Internet
3 5 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (1.69%) UPnP
4 4 (1.69%) WPA2
4 4 (1.69%) WPA
4 4 (1.69%) 802.11
4 4 (1.69%) DLNA
5 3 (1.27%) CDMA
5 3 (1.27%) GSM
6 2 (0.84%) Wireless
7 1 (0.42%) PABX
7 1 (0.42%) PSTN
7 1 (0.42%) ADSL
7 1 (0.42%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.75%) MySQL
2 3 (1.27%) MongoDB
2 3 (1.27%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.84%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.42%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 48 (20.25%) Git (software)
2 37 (15.61%) Xcode
3 22 (9.28%) Subversion
4 16 (6.75%) Jenkins
5 14 (5.91%) JIRA
5 14 (5.91%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 14 (5.91%) Appium
6 12 (5.06%) Selenium
7 10 (4.22%) Cucumber
8 8 (3.38%) IntelliJ
8 8 (3.38%) Gerrit
8 8 (3.38%) Calabash
9 6 (2.53%) Eclipse
10 5 (2.11%) Ant
10 5 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (2.11%) Maven
11 4 (1.69%) Mockito
11 4 (1.69%) Robotium
11 4 (1.69%) Artifactory
12 3 (1.27%) eggPlant
General
1 29 (12.24%) Finance
2 15 (6.33%) Banking
3 9 (3.80%) Publishing
4 7 (2.95%) Games
5 6 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.11%) Electronics
7 4 (1.69%) Retail
7 4 (1.69%) Advertising
8 3 (1.27%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.27%) Marketing
9 2 (0.84%) Avionics
10 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 167 (70.46%) Developer
2 83 (35.02%) iOS Developer
3 49 (20.68%) Mobile Developer
4 25 (10.55%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 21 (8.86%) Tester
6 15 (6.33%) Android Developer
7 14 (5.91%) Applications Developer
8 13 (5.49%) Analyst
9 11 (4.64%) Test Analyst
10 10 (4.22%) Senior Developer
10 10 (4.22%) Mobile Tester
11 9 (3.80%) Automation Tester
11 9 (3.80%) JavaScript Developer
11 9 (3.80%) Lead Developer
12 7 (2.95%) iPad Developer
13 6 (2.53%) Software Tester
13 6 (2.53%) .NET Developer
13 6 (2.53%) Xamarin Developer
14 5 (2.11%) Designer
14 5 (2.11%) iPhone Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (26.16%) HTML
2 51 (21.52%) HTML5
3 46 (19.41%) iOS SDK
4 35 (14.77%) Web Services
5 34 (14.35%) RESTful
6 33 (13.92%) .NET
7 32 (13.50%) CSS
8 29 (12.24%) jQuery
9 28 (11.81%) PhoneGap
10 27 (11.39%) Cocoa
11 26 (10.97%) Cocoa Touch
12 21 (8.86%) JSON
12 21 (8.86%) AngularJS
13 19 (8.02%) SOAP
14 15 (6.33%) REST
15 14 (5.91%) Apache Cordova
16 12 (5.06%) CSS3
17 11 (4.64%) Android SDK
18 8 (3.38%) XML
19 7 (2.95%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 89 (37.55%) Mobile App
2 72 (30.38%) iPhone
3 58 (24.47%) iPad
4 22 (9.28%) User Experience
5 14 (5.91%) Blackberry
6 10 (4.22%) Client/Server
7 8 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (3.38%) Data Structures
8 7 (2.95%) Smartphone
9 5 (2.11%) Animation
9 5 (2.11%) Robotics
9 5 (2.11%) CESG
9 5 (2.11%) PKI
10 4 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (1.27%) Open Source
12 2 (0.84%) PDA
12 2 (0.84%) Graphic Design
12 2 (0.84%) GIS
12 2 (0.84%) DTV
12 2 (0.84%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 136 (57.38%) Android
2 33 (13.92%) Windows
3 26 (10.97%) Linux
4 19 (8.02%) UNIX
5 12 (5.06%) Windows Phone
6 6 (2.53%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (2.11%) Windows Phone 8
7 5 (2.11%) Mac OS
7 5 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.69%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.27%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.27%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.84%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (51.05%) iOS Development
2 69 (29.11%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (21.10%) Scrum
4 39 (16.46%) Android Development
5 35 (14.77%) TDD
6 30 (12.66%) Software Engineering
7 27 (11.39%) OO
8 24 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (7.59%) MVC
10 14 (5.91%) Unit Testing
11 13 (5.49%) Multithreading
12 11 (4.64%) Test Automation
12 11 (4.64%) Performance Testing
13 10 (4.22%) Load Testing
14 9 (3.80%) Kanban
15 7 (2.95%) Mobile Device Management
15 7 (2.95%) OOP
15 7 (2.95%) Software Testing
16 6 (2.53%) Automated Testing
16 6 (2.53%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 82 (34.60%) Objective-C
2 63 (26.58%) JavaScript
3 44 (18.57%) Java
4 30 (12.66%) C#
5 17 (7.17%) C++
6 16 (6.75%) Python
7 11 (4.64%) SQL
8 10 (4.22%) C
9 7 (2.95%) PHP
10 4 (1.69%) AppleScript
10 4 (1.69%) VB
11 3 (1.27%) VBScript
12 2 (0.84%) Groovy
12 2 (0.84%) VC++
12 2 (0.84%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.42%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 1 (0.42%) Pascal
13 1 (0.42%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 9 (3.80%) ISEB
2 6 (2.53%) VCP4
3 5 (2.11%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.27%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.27%) Degree
5 2 (0.84%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.42%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.49%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (2.53%) Firmware
2 5 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (1.69%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.42%) IAG
Systems Management
1 6 (2.53%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.42%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (16.88%) Apple
2 15 (6.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.80%) Xamarin
4 6 (2.53%) HP
5 5 (2.11%) F5
5 5 (2.11%) Appcelerator
5 5 (2.11%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.11%) VMware
5 5 (2.11%) Google
6 4 (1.69%) Sencha
7 3 (1.27%) Facebook
7 3 (1.27%) Adobe
7 3 (1.27%) SAP
8 2 (0.84%) Altiris
8 2 (0.84%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.84%) Symantec
8 2 (0.84%) Lotus
8 2 (0.84%) Syclo
8 2 (0.84%) MobileIron
9 1 (0.42%) ExactTarget
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