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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iOS
Rank 140 150 141
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 118 106 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.38% 1.14% 1.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.57% 4.67% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 56 56
Average daily rate £350 £335 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £428 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 3
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £18.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 - £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 - £34.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-25.84% -10.78%
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
2118 2270 2027
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.76% 24.42% 24.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1265 1115 900
Average daily rate £363 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £179 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £472 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 185 239
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
West Sussex +34 43 £363 - 1
Berkshire -3 20 £363 +11.53% 9
Oxfordshire +7 13 £350 +55.55% 4
Buckinghamshire +4 13 £425 +19.29% 3
Surrey 0 10 £350 -17.64% 17
Hampshire -25 8 £213 -34.61% 11
Kent - 5 £350 - 3
East Sussex +10 3 £350 -6.66% 3
Middlesex -2 2 £230 -46.51%
Apple iOS
England

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (60.99%) Android
2 103 (46.19%) Mobile App
3 97 (43.50%) Agile Software Development
4 96 (43.05%) iOS Development
5 64 (28.70%) User Experience
6 51 (22.87%) Windows
7 50 (22.42%) Objective-C
8 48 (21.52%) Android Development
9 42 (18.83%) Mobile Development
10 39 (17.49%) JavaScript
11 37 (16.59%) SQL
12 35 (15.70%) HTML
12 35 (15.70%) Apple
13 34 (15.25%) Java
14 32 (14.35%) Cocoa
15 31 (13.90%) Apple Swift
16 30 (13.45%) Mobile Application Development
17 29 (13.00%) Cocoa Touch
18 28 (12.56%) CSS
19 27 (12.11%) Microsoft
19 27 (12.11%) QA
20 25 (11.21%) Animation
21 24 (10.76%) TDD
21 24 (10.76%) E-Commerce
22 23 (10.31%) HTML5
23 22 (9.87%) Core Animation
24 21 (9.42%) OO
25 19 (8.52%) Node.js
25 19 (8.52%) Regression Testing
26 18 (8.07%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 19 (8.52%) Node.js
2 8 (3.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (2.24%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.79%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.90%) CMS
5 2 (0.90%) concrete5
5 2 (0.90%) Drupal
5 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.90%) ExpressionEngine
5 2 (0.90%) Joomla!
5 2 (0.90%) Lync
5 2 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.90%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.90%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.90%) WordPress
6 1 (0.45%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (5.83%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.48%) MS Office
3 4 (1.79%) Acrobat
3 4 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.90%) 3ds Max
4 2 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.90%) GIMP
4 2 (0.90%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) BigMachines
1 2 (0.90%) Cordys
1 2 (0.90%) Eloqua
1 2 (0.90%) Magento
1 2 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.24%) Office 365
2 3 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.90%) MailChimp
3 2 (0.90%) SaaS
4 1 (0.45%) GitHub
4 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.59%) HTTP
2 5 (2.24%) VoIP
2 5 (2.24%) VPN
3 4 (1.79%) DHCP
3 4 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (1.35%) PPP
4 3 (1.35%) PPTP
5 2 (0.90%) DNS
5 2 (0.90%) Firewall
5 2 (0.90%) Internet
5 2 (0.90%) LAN
6 1 (0.45%) 3G
6 1 (0.45%) 4G
6 1 (0.45%) Intranet
6 1 (0.45%) LDAP
6 1 (0.45%) Network Security
6 1 (0.45%) Skype
6 1 (0.45%) WebEx
6 1 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.79%) MySQL
2 3 (1.35%) MongoDB
2 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database
2 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (1.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.45%) Big Data
3 1 (0.45%) DB2
3 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (3.59%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.14%) JIRA
2 7 (3.14%) Subversion
3 6 (2.69%) Eclipse
3 6 (2.69%) Selenium
3 6 (2.69%) webpack
4 5 (2.24%) gulp
4 5 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 3 (1.35%) HP UFT
5 3 (1.35%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.35%) Xcode
6 2 (0.90%) Ant
6 2 (0.90%) Grunt
6 2 (0.90%) JUnit
6 2 (0.90%) Maven
6 2 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.90%) Toad
7 1 (0.45%) Calabash
7 1 (0.45%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 16 (7.17%) Retail
2 15 (6.73%) Finance
3 12 (5.38%) Banking
3 12 (5.38%) Publishing
4 7 (3.14%) Marketing
5 6 (2.69%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.35%) Games
7 2 (0.90%) Back Office
7 2 (0.90%) German Language
8 1 (0.45%) Automotive
8 1 (0.45%) Electronics
8 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 111 (49.78%) Developer
2 70 (31.39%) iOS Developer
3 35 (15.70%) Applications Developer
4 24 (10.76%) Senior Developer
5 23 (10.31%) QA Engineer
6 22 (9.87%) Applications Engineer
6 22 (9.87%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 20 (8.97%) Mobile Developer
8 18 (8.07%) Senior iOS Developer
9 17 (7.62%) Analyst
9 17 (7.62%) Android Developer
10 16 (7.17%) Android Engineer
11 15 (6.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 14 (6.28%) Tester
13 13 (5.83%) Objective-C Developer
13 13 (5.83%) Programmer
13 13 (5.83%) Test Engineer
14 12 (5.38%) Mobile Tester
14 12 (5.38%) Project Manager
14 12 (5.38%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (15.70%) HTML
2 32 (14.35%) Cocoa
3 29 (13.00%) Cocoa Touch
4 28 (12.56%) CSS
5 23 (10.31%) HTML5
6 22 (9.87%) Core Animation
7 18 (8.07%) XML
8 17 (7.62%) jQuery
9 16 (7.17%) CSS3
10 15 (6.73%) AngularJS
11 14 (6.28%) .NET
12 12 (5.38%) JSON
12 12 (5.38%) OpenGL
13 10 (4.48%) REST
14 9 (4.04%) Sass
15 8 (3.59%) HTML5 Canvas
15 8 (3.59%) OpenGL ES
15 8 (3.59%) SOAP
15 8 (3.59%) SVG
15 8 (3.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 103 (46.19%) Mobile App
2 64 (28.70%) User Experience
3 25 (11.21%) Animation
4 17 (7.62%) Blackberry
5 12 (5.38%) Computer Science
6 9 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.59%) Motion Graphics
8 5 (2.24%) Blockchain
8 5 (2.24%) Cryptocurrency
8 5 (2.24%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.35%) iPhone
9 3 (1.35%) NHS
9 3 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.90%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.90%) BYOD
10 2 (0.90%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.90%) Statistics
11 1 (0.45%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 136 (60.99%) Android
2 51 (22.87%) Windows
3 18 (8.07%) Windows 7
4 11 (4.93%) Windows Phone
5 10 (4.48%) Windows 8
6 5 (2.24%) Windows Server
6 5 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.24%) Windows XP
7 4 (1.79%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (1.35%) BlackBerry OS
8 3 (1.35%) Linux
8 3 (1.35%) Mac OS
8 3 (1.35%) Unix
8 3 (1.35%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.90%) CentOS
9 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (43.50%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (43.05%) iOS Development
3 48 (21.52%) Android Development
4 42 (18.83%) Mobile Development
5 30 (13.45%) Mobile Application Development
6 24 (10.76%) E-Commerce
6 24 (10.76%) TDD
7 21 (9.42%) OO
8 19 (8.52%) Regression Testing
9 18 (8.07%) Open Source
10 16 (7.17%) Automated Testing
10 16 (7.17%) Black-Box Testing
10 16 (7.17%) Software Engineering
11 15 (6.73%) BDD
11 15 (6.73%) Front End Development
12 14 (6.28%) Scrum
13 12 (5.38%) Test Scripting
14 10 (4.48%) Project Management
15 9 (4.04%) ITIL
15 9 (4.04%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (22.42%) Objective-C
2 39 (17.49%) JavaScript
3 37 (16.59%) SQL
4 34 (15.25%) Java
5 31 (13.90%) Apple Swift
6 15 (6.73%) C++
7 12 (5.38%) C#
8 6 (2.69%) ES6
9 5 (2.24%) C
10 4 (1.79%) PHP
10 4 (1.79%) Python
11 3 (1.35%) Ruby
12 2 (0.90%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.90%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.90%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.90%) Jython
12 2 (0.90%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.90%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.90%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (5.83%) Degree
2 8 (3.59%) SC Cleared
2 8 (3.59%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.35%) ISEB
4 2 (0.90%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.45%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.45%) LPIC
5 1 (0.45%) MCSE
5 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.11%) QA
2 4 (1.79%) SLA
3 1 (0.45%) MISRA
System Software
1 16 (7.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (2.69%) SCCM
2 5 (2.24%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.90%) ZENworks
4 1 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 35 (15.70%) Apple
2 27 (12.11%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.48%) Xamarin
4 7 (3.14%) ION Trading
5 6 (2.69%) Oracle
6 5 (2.24%) Adobe
6 5 (2.24%) MobileIron
7 4 (1.79%) Google
7 4 (1.79%) Remedy
8 2 (0.90%) Citrix
8 2 (0.90%) IBM
8 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.90%) Siebel
8 2 (0.90%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.90%) Zend
9 1 (0.45%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.45%) Bomgar
9 1 (0.45%) iManage
9 1 (0.45%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.45%) Splunk
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