The table below looks at the statistics for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iOS
Rank 102 115 110
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 37 40 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.32% 1.25% 1.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.20% 6.31% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 29 24
Median daily rate £320 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £120 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £428 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £31.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +87.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +29.03%
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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
597 634 776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.37% 19.86% 23.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 354 406
Median daily rate £315 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £141 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 65 126
Median hourly rate £14.63 £17.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.60% -6.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.91 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Apple iOS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple iOS across the South West region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS across the South West region.

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple iOS within the South West region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +6 17 £320 -14.66% 7
Gloucestershire +7 11 £338 -27.02% 7
Dorset - 5 £210 - 2
Somerset +15 1 £425 +30.76% 3
Wiltshire -6 1 £175 -36.36% 1
Apple iOS
England

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 42 (59.15%) Android
2 31 (43.66%) iOS Development
3 27 (38.03%) Objective-C
4 26 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (30.99%) Apple Swift
6 18 (25.35%) TDD
7 17 (23.94%) Scrum
7 17 (23.94%) JavaScript
7 17 (23.94%) Web Services
7 17 (23.94%) Windows
8 16 (22.54%) E-Commerce
9 15 (21.13%) Mobile App
10 14 (19.72%) Unit Testing
11 13 (18.31%) C#
11 13 (18.31%) AngularJS
11 13 (18.31%) User Experience
12 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (14.08%) Test Automation
13 10 (14.08%) Progressive Enhancement
13 10 (14.08%) SC Cleared
13 10 (14.08%) Security Cleared
13 10 (14.08%) Software Engineering
14 9 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (12.68%) Finance
14 9 (12.68%) HTML
14 9 (12.68%) SQL
14 9 (12.68%) MS Office
14 9 (12.68%) CSS
15 8 (11.27%) REST
15 8 (11.27%) BDD

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.41%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (12.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.04%) TestFlight
3 4 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.82%) GitHub
4 2 (2.82%) Google Play
5 1 (1.41%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) DHCP
1 5 (7.04%) DNS
1 5 (7.04%) TCP/IP
1 5 (7.04%) VPN
2 4 (5.63%) Firewall
2 4 (5.63%) LAN
2 4 (5.63%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (5.63%) X.509
3 2 (2.82%) Internet
3 2 (2.82%) VoIP
4 1 (1.41%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) MySQL
2 5 (7.04%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (7.04%) CouchDB
2 5 (7.04%) MongoDB
2 5 (7.04%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.04%) Xcode
3 2 (2.82%) Appium
3 2 (2.82%) Calabash
3 2 (2.82%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.82%) Protractor
3 2 (2.82%) Robotium
3 2 (2.82%) Selenium
3 2 (2.82%) SpecFlow
3 2 (2.82%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.41%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.41%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (12.68%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Advertising
3 2 (2.82%) Marketing
3 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 51 (71.83%) Developer
2 26 (36.62%) iOS Developer
3 13 (18.31%) Senior Developer
4 9 (12.68%) Senior iOS Developer
5 7 (9.86%) Applications Developer
6 5 (7.04%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (7.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (7.04%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 4 (5.63%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Designer
7 4 (5.63%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Objective-C Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Senior UI Developer
7 4 (5.63%) UI Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Xamarin Developer
8 3 (4.23%) QA Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.94%) Web Services
2 13 (18.31%) AngularJS
3 9 (12.68%) CSS
3 9 (12.68%) HTML
4 8 (11.27%) Cocoa
4 8 (11.27%) REST
5 7 (9.86%) .NET
5 7 (9.86%) Cocoa Touch
5 7 (9.86%) JSON
5 7 (9.86%) SOAP
6 5 (7.04%) Node.js
6 5 (7.04%) RESTful
7 4 (5.63%) .NET Framework
7 4 (5.63%) HTML5
7 4 (5.63%) iOS SDK
7 4 (5.63%) React
8 3 (4.23%) Apache Cordova
8 3 (4.23%) Core Data
8 3 (4.23%) PhoneGap
8 3 (4.23%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Mobile App
2 13 (18.31%) User Experience
3 6 (8.45%) Blackberry
4 5 (7.04%) iPhone
5 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.82%) Animation
5 2 (2.82%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (2.82%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.82%) iPad
5 2 (2.82%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.41%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.41%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.41%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 42 (59.15%) Android
2 17 (23.94%) Windows
3 4 (5.63%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.23%) Mac OS
4 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.23%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.41%) Linux
5 1 (1.41%) webOS
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.66%) iOS Development
2 26 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (25.35%) TDD
4 17 (23.94%) Scrum
5 16 (22.54%) E-Commerce
6 14 (19.72%) Unit Testing
7 10 (14.08%) Progressive Enhancement
7 10 (14.08%) Software Engineering
7 10 (14.08%) Test Automation
8 9 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (11.27%) Android Development
9 8 (11.27%) BDD
9 8 (11.27%) Mobile Development
10 6 (8.45%) OOP
11 5 (7.04%) Front End Development
11 5 (7.04%) ITIL
11 5 (7.04%) MVC
11 5 (7.04%) OO
12 4 (5.63%) Integration Testing
12 4 (5.63%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.03%) Objective-C
2 22 (30.99%) Apple Swift
3 17 (23.94%) JavaScript
4 13 (18.31%) C#
5 9 (12.68%) SQL
6 8 (11.27%) Java
7 4 (5.63%) Ruby
8 2 (2.82%) C++
8 2 (2.82%) Python
9 1 (1.41%) PHP
9 1 (1.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (14.08%) SC Cleared
1 10 (14.08%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.63%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.82%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) SCCM
2 1 (1.41%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 7 (9.86%) Apple
2 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.63%) VMware
3 4 (5.63%) Xamarin
4 3 (4.23%) Sencha
5 2 (2.82%) Citrix
5 2 (2.82%) Google
5 2 (2.82%) Mitel
6 1 (1.41%) MobileIron