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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iOS
Rank 142 110 170
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +60
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 126 144 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.24% 1.52% 0.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.14% 6.21% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 87 32
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£325 £336 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.34% +3.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £147 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Average hourly rate £19.10 £14.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.72% -47.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.82 £9.45 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.38 £23.05 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.70 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-19.68% -1.53%
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
2452 2318 1779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.11% 24.47% 21.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1203 1090 810
Average daily rate £350 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £130 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 229 258 267
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.94% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.09 £11.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 1 April 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
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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 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 +18 55 £340 +17.24% 7
Buckinghamshire +8 26 £400 - 6
Berkshire -56 23 £306 -12.50% 15
Surrey +6 18 £450 +221.42% 10
Oxfordshire -15 6 £250 - 17
West Sussex -15 5 £375 - 2
Kent - 2 - - 2
Middlesex +1 1 £450 +50.00% 1
East Sussex - - - - 3
Apple iOS
England

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 127 (55.70%) Android
2 118 (51.75%) iOS Development
3 84 (36.84%) Mobile App
4 81 (35.53%) Objective-C
5 70 (30.70%) iPhone
5 70 (30.70%) HTML
6 68 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (28.07%) JavaScript
8 58 (25.44%) HTML5
9 55 (24.12%) iPad
10 53 (23.25%) iOS SDK
11 51 (22.37%) Scrum
12 44 (19.30%) Apple
13 43 (18.86%) Xcode
14 42 (18.42%) Java
14 42 (18.42%) Git (software)
15 36 (15.79%) Android Development
16 35 (15.35%) Mobile Development
16 35 (15.35%) CSS
17 32 (14.04%) .NET
17 32 (14.04%) Finance
18 31 (13.60%) Web Services
18 31 (13.60%) TDD
19 30 (13.16%) RESTful
20 29 (12.72%) jQuery
21 28 (12.28%) Windows
21 28 (12.28%) C#
22 27 (11.84%) PhoneGap
23 26 (11.40%) Linux
24 25 (10.96%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (10.09%) Node.js
2 4 (1.75%) CMS
3 3 (1.32%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.44%) Apache
5 1 (0.44%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.44%) IIS
5 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (2.19%) MS Office
2 4 (1.75%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.32%) Fireworks
3 3 (1.32%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.88%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.44%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.44%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (0.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.88%) Office 365
2 1 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (0.44%) Heroku
2 1 (0.44%) SaaS
2 1 (0.44%) PaaS
2 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.44%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.39%) HTTP
2 5 (2.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (2.19%) Internet
2 5 (2.19%) SSL
3 3 (1.32%) CDMA
3 3 (1.32%) GSM
3 3 (1.32%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.88%) DNS
4 2 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.44%) PABX
5 1 (0.44%) PPTP
5 1 (0.44%) MPLS
5 1 (0.44%) Wireless
5 1 (0.44%) ADSL
5 1 (0.44%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.44%) PSTN
5 1 (0.44%) PPP
5 1 (0.44%) SMTP
5 1 (0.44%) DHCP
5 1 (0.44%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.46%) MySQL
2 4 (1.75%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.32%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.88%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 43 (18.86%) Xcode
2 42 (18.42%) Git (software)
3 19 (8.33%) Subversion
4 18 (7.89%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 16 (7.02%) Jenkins
6 14 (6.14%) Appium
7 12 (5.26%) JIRA
8 11 (4.82%) Selenium
9 10 (4.39%) Cucumber
10 8 (3.51%) IntelliJ
10 8 (3.51%) Gerrit
10 8 (3.51%) Calabash
11 6 (2.63%) Eclipse
12 5 (2.19%) Ant
12 5 (2.19%) Maven
12 5 (2.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (1.75%) Mockito
13 4 (1.75%) Artifactory
13 4 (1.75%) Robotium
14 3 (1.32%) eggPlant
General
1 32 (14.04%) Finance
2 19 (8.33%) Banking
3 9 (3.95%) Publishing
4 8 (3.51%) Games
5 6 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.19%) Electronics
7 4 (1.75%) Retail
8 3 (1.32%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.32%) Advertising
8 3 (1.32%) Marketing
9 2 (0.88%) Avionics
10 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.44%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 170 (74.56%) Developer
2 84 (36.84%) iOS Developer
3 48 (21.05%) Mobile Developer
4 28 (12.28%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 18 (7.89%) Applications Developer
6 16 (7.02%) Tester
7 13 (5.70%) Android Developer
8 10 (4.39%) Analyst
9 9 (3.95%) Automation Tester
9 9 (3.95%) Senior Developer
9 9 (3.95%) Lead Developer
9 9 (3.95%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (3.51%) Test Analyst
11 7 (3.07%) Mobile Tester
11 7 (3.07%) iPad Developer
12 6 (2.63%) .NET Developer
12 6 (2.63%) Designer
12 6 (2.63%) Xamarin Developer
13 5 (2.19%) UX Designer
14 4 (1.75%) iPhone Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (30.70%) HTML
2 58 (25.44%) HTML5
3 53 (23.25%) iOS SDK
4 35 (15.35%) CSS
5 32 (14.04%) .NET
6 31 (13.60%) Web Services
7 30 (13.16%) RESTful
8 29 (12.72%) jQuery
9 27 (11.84%) PhoneGap
10 25 (10.96%) AngularJS
11 22 (9.65%) Cocoa Touch
11 22 (9.65%) Cocoa
12 20 (8.77%) JSON
13 15 (6.58%) Apache Cordova
13 15 (6.58%) SOAP
14 14 (6.14%) CSS3
15 13 (5.70%) REST
16 11 (4.82%) Android SDK
17 8 (3.51%) XML
18 7 (3.07%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 84 (36.84%) Mobile App
2 70 (30.70%) iPhone
3 55 (24.12%) iPad
4 24 (10.53%) User Experience
5 10 (4.39%) Blackberry
6 8 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (3.07%) Client/Server
8 6 (2.63%) Smartphone
9 5 (2.19%) Data Structures
9 5 (2.19%) PKI
9 5 (2.19%) CESG
9 5 (2.19%) Robotics
10 4 (1.75%) Animation
10 4 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (1.32%) Open Source
12 2 (0.88%) Graphic Design
12 2 (0.88%) GIS
12 2 (0.88%) DTV
12 2 (0.88%) Social Media
13 1 (0.44%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 127 (55.70%) Android
2 28 (12.28%) Windows
3 26 (11.40%) Linux
4 18 (7.89%) UNIX
5 12 (5.26%) Windows Phone
6 5 (2.19%) Windows Phone 8
6 5 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.19%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (1.75%) Mac OS X
7 4 (1.75%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.32%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.32%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.88%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.44%) Windows Phone 7
10 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.44%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (51.75%) iOS Development
2 68 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (22.37%) Scrum
4 36 (15.79%) Android Development
5 35 (15.35%) Mobile Development
6 31 (13.60%) TDD
7 25 (10.96%) OO
7 25 (10.96%) Software Engineering
8 22 (9.65%) MVC
9 20 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (6.14%) Unit Testing
11 13 (5.70%) Multithreading
12 11 (4.82%) Performance Testing
13 10 (4.39%) Load Testing
13 10 (4.39%) Test Automation
14 7 (3.07%) OOP
14 7 (3.07%) Web Development
15 6 (2.63%) Test Scripting
15 6 (2.63%) Automated Testing
15 6 (2.63%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (35.53%) Objective-C
2 64 (28.07%) JavaScript
3 42 (18.42%) Java
4 28 (12.28%) C#
5 17 (7.46%) C++
6 15 (6.58%) SQL
7 12 (5.26%) Python
8 10 (4.39%) PHP
9 9 (3.95%) C
10 4 (1.75%) VB
11 3 (1.32%) VBScript
12 2 (0.88%) Groovy
12 2 (0.88%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.88%) VC++
13 1 (0.44%) Pascal
13 1 (0.44%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 1 (0.44%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 9 (3.95%) ISEB
2 4 (1.75%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.32%) Degree
4 2 (0.88%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.44%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.70%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (2.63%) Firmware
1 6 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (2.19%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.44%) IAG
3 1 (0.44%) XenApp
3 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.44%) Nagios
2 1 (0.44%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (19.30%) Apple
2 15 (6.58%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.39%) Xamarin
4 6 (2.63%) VMware
4 6 (2.63%) Google
4 6 (2.63%) HP
4 6 (2.63%) Appcelerator
5 5 (2.19%) F5
5 5 (2.19%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.75%) Sencha
7 3 (1.32%) SAP
8 2 (0.88%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.88%) Perforce
8 2 (0.88%) Altiris
8 2 (0.88%) Adobe
8 2 (0.88%) Symantec
8 2 (0.88%) MobileIron
8 2 (0.88%) Facebook
8 2 (0.88%) Syclo
9 1 (0.44%) Aerohive Networks
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