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 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iOS
Rank 125 174 207
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +33
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 129 63 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.33% 0.75% 0.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.38% 3.44% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 33 31
Average daily rate £325 £318 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.36% -2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £170 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £30.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2400 1830 2228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.78% 21.87% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1184 848 933
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £168 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 252 302
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.09 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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 18 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple iOS across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Histogram 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +24 58 £350 +40.00% 10
Hampshire +23 28 £300 -9.09% 14
Surrey -10 12 £140 -65.00% 7
Buckinghamshire -9 10 £358 +24.34% 2
East Sussex - 8 £275 - 1
West Sussex - 6 £288 - 4
Middlesex -4 3 £300 -33.33% 3
Oxfordshire -5 3 £450 +73.07% 7
Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - - 7
Apple iOS
England

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 142 (65.14%) Android
2 94 (43.12%) Mobile App
3 85 (38.99%) HTML
4 82 (37.61%) iOS Development
5 66 (30.28%) CSS
6 54 (24.77%) JavaScript
6 54 (24.77%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (22.94%) .NET
7 50 (22.94%) Windows
8 42 (19.27%) HTML5
9 40 (18.35%) jQuery
10 39 (17.89%) Android Development
11 37 (16.97%) CSS3
11 37 (16.97%) Objective-C
12 35 (16.06%) Blackberry
13 34 (15.60%) iPad
14 33 (15.14%) Apple
15 32 (14.68%) Scrum
15 32 (14.68%) iPhone
16 31 (14.22%) OO
17 30 (13.76%) Xcode
17 30 (13.76%) Mobile Application Development
18 29 (13.30%) Java
19 28 (12.84%) C#
19 28 (12.84%) JSON
20 27 (12.39%) XML
21 26 (11.93%) PHP
22 25 (11.47%) Axure RP
23 22 (10.09%) Retail
24 21 (9.63%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (4.59%) MS Exchange
2 9 (4.13%) WebSphere
2 9 (4.13%) IIS
3 8 (3.67%) Lotus Domino
4 5 (2.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.83%) CMS
6 3 (1.38%) Apache
7 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.46%) SAS
7 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.46%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.46%) nginx
7 1 (0.46%) Node.js
7 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (3.67%) MS Office
2 5 (2.29%) OmniGraffle
3 4 (1.83%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.21%) Oracle CRM
1 7 (3.21%) Magento
2 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.46%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.75%) IaaS
1 6 (2.75%) Office 365
1 6 (2.75%) PaaS
2 2 (0.92%) SaaS
3 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.80%) VPN
2 11 (5.05%) Firewall
3 6 (2.75%) Internet
4 4 (1.83%) HTTP
5 2 (0.92%) HSPA
5 2 (0.92%) LTE
5 2 (0.92%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (0.92%) DNS
5 2 (0.92%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.92%) LDAP
5 2 (0.92%) VoIP
5 2 (0.92%) WCDMA
5 2 (0.92%) DHCP
5 2 (0.92%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.92%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.46%) WAN
6 1 (0.46%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.34%) MySQL
2 6 (2.75%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.92%) Big Data
4 2 (0.92%) DB2
4 2 (0.92%) SQLite
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.46%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.46%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.46%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.46%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (13.76%) Xcode
2 25 (11.47%) Axure RP
3 19 (8.72%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 16 (7.34%) Git (software)
5 10 (4.59%) Subversion
6 8 (3.67%) Eclipse
7 6 (2.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 5 (2.29%) PhoneGap
9 3 (1.38%) Selenium
9 3 (1.38%) JIRA
9 3 (1.38%) JMeter
9 3 (1.38%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.38%) LoadUI
9 3 (1.38%) Calabash
9 3 (1.38%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.92%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.46%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.46%) WebStorm
11 1 (0.46%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (10.09%) Retail
2 17 (7.80%) Automotive
3 16 (7.34%) Marketing
4 13 (5.96%) Finance
5 11 (5.05%) Telecoms
6 10 (4.59%) Publishing
7 8 (3.67%) Games
8 6 (2.75%) Dutch Language
9 3 (1.38%) Advertising
10 2 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.92%) Back Office
10 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.92%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.46%) Billing
11 1 (0.46%) Electronics
11 1 (0.46%) Banking
Job Titles
1 103 (47.25%) Developer
2 40 (18.35%) iOS Developer
3 26 (11.93%) Designer
4 21 (9.63%) User Experience Designer
5 19 (8.72%) Web Developer
6 17 (7.80%) Mobile Developer
6 17 (7.80%) Analyst
7 14 (6.42%) Architect
8 11 (5.05%) .NET Developer
8 11 (5.05%) C# Developer
8 11 (5.05%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 10 (4.59%) Android Developer
10 9 (4.13%) PHP Developer
10 9 (4.13%) Software Engineer
10 9 (4.13%) Applications Developer
10 9 (4.13%) Senior User Experience Designer
10 9 (4.13%) Senior Designer
11 8 (3.67%) PHP Web Developer
12 7 (3.21%) Mobile Web Developer
13 6 (2.75%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (38.99%) HTML
2 66 (30.28%) CSS
3 50 (22.94%) .NET
4 42 (19.27%) HTML5
5 40 (18.35%) jQuery
6 37 (16.97%) CSS3
7 28 (12.84%) JSON
8 27 (12.39%) XML
9 19 (8.72%) iOS SDK
10 18 (8.26%) Cocoa
11 17 (7.80%) SOAP
12 15 (6.88%) Web Services
13 13 (5.96%) ASP.NET
13 13 (5.96%) Ajax
13 13 (5.96%) REST
14 11 (5.05%) .NET Framework
15 10 (4.59%) Android SDK
16 9 (4.13%) Sencha Touch
17 8 (3.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 8 (3.67%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 94 (43.12%) Mobile App
2 35 (16.06%) Blackberry
3 34 (15.60%) iPad
4 32 (14.68%) iPhone
5 13 (5.96%) Smartphone
6 9 (4.13%) Visualisation
7 6 (2.75%) Handset
8 5 (2.29%) Animation
9 3 (1.38%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.38%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.92%) Open Source
10 2 (0.92%) Augmented Reality
10 2 (0.92%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.92%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.92%) AS400
10 2 (0.92%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (0.92%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.92%) Copywriting
11 1 (0.46%) Social Network
11 1 (0.46%) Mashup
Operating Systems
1 142 (65.14%) Android
2 50 (22.94%) Windows
3 20 (9.17%) Windows Phone
4 16 (7.34%) Linux
5 12 (5.50%) Windows 7
6 8 (3.67%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.83%) webOS
7 4 (1.83%) Windows XP
7 4 (1.83%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (1.38%) BlackBerry OS
9 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.92%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.92%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.46%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (37.61%) iOS Development
2 54 (24.77%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (17.89%) Android Development
4 32 (14.68%) Scrum
5 31 (14.22%) OO
6 30 (13.76%) Mobile Application Development
7 18 (8.26%) Analytics
8 16 (7.34%) E-Commerce
8 16 (7.34%) Usability Testing
8 16 (7.34%) Mobile Device Management
9 13 (5.96%) Automated Testing
9 13 (5.96%) MVC
9 13 (5.96%) TDD
10 12 (5.50%) Software Engineering
11 11 (5.05%) OOP
12 10 (4.59%) Software Architecture
12 10 (4.59%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (4.59%) Unit Testing
13 9 (4.13%) Web Analytics
13 9 (4.13%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 54 (24.77%) JavaScript
2 37 (16.97%) Objective-C
3 29 (13.30%) Java
4 28 (12.84%) C#
5 26 (11.93%) PHP
6 21 (9.63%) SQL
7 8 (3.67%) C++
7 8 (3.67%) C
8 7 (3.21%) PHP5
9 5 (2.29%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.92%) RPG IV
10 2 (0.92%) Embedded C
10 2 (0.92%) Embedded C++
10 2 (0.92%) ActionScript
10 2 (0.92%) RPG
11 1 (0.46%) Korn
11 1 (0.46%) Python
11 1 (0.46%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.46%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 13 (5.96%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.59%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.75%) Degree
4 1 (0.46%) ISEB
4 1 (0.46%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.26%) QA
2 3 (1.38%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (5.05%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.67%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.75%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.46%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (1.83%) SCCM
2 2 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (15.14%) Apple
2 19 (8.72%) Appcelerator
3 18 (8.26%) Microsoft
3 18 (8.26%) Adobe
4 10 (4.59%) Oracle
5 9 (4.13%) HP
5 9 (4.13%) Sencha
6 8 (3.67%) Xamarin
6 8 (3.67%) SAP
6 8 (3.67%) VMware
7 7 (3.21%) JD Edwards
7 7 (3.21%) Citrix
8 4 (1.83%) CODA
8 4 (1.83%) Symbian
9 3 (1.38%) Altiris
9 3 (1.38%) Zend
9 3 (1.38%) Symantec
9 3 (1.38%) McAfee
9 3 (1.38%) Twitter
10 2 (0.92%) Facebook
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