The first table below looks at the demand for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Wales 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iOS
Rank 58 45 44
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.83% 0.47% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.39% 1.57% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £281 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £22.66 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-33.80% -35.25%
Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
114 127 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.81% 29.60% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 72 30
Average daily rate £300 £305 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% -6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £128 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £407 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 5
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.50 £10.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.00 £14.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
Apple iOS
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Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apple iOS across the South Wales region.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 5 £363 - 1
Newport - - - -
Monmouthshire - - - -
Gwent - - - -
Torfaen - - - -
Apple iOS
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Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (66.67%) Android
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) Web Design
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) iPhone
4 1 (16.67%) Magento
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) iOS SDK
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) Robotium
4 1 (16.67%) CMake
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Cocoa
4 1 (16.67%) Xcode
4 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) HTTP
4 1 (16.67%) Code Coverage
4 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Xcode
1 1 (16.67%) Robotium
1 1 (16.67%) CMake
1 1 (16.67%) Calabash
1 1 (16.67%) eggPlant
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) iOS SDK
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) iPhone
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Web Design
1 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (16.67%) Code Coverage
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Objective-C