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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iOS
Rank 110 108 122
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 34 46 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.20% 1.38% 0.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.77% 6.61% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 38 12
Median daily rate £388 £413 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £300 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £428 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £37.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +124.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £17.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+60.56% +4.41%
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
589 696 695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.72% 20.82% 21.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 388 392
Median daily rate £350 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £140 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 97 80
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.03 £16.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.92% +13.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £11.78 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £41.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.84 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +5.25%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -9 21 £500 +21.21% 13
Wiltshire +10 7 £375 +15.38% 4
Gloucestershire +2 2 £225 -43.75% 3
Somerset - 1 £250 - 1
Apple iOS
England

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 32 (50.79%) Android
2 28 (44.44%) Objective-C
2 28 (44.44%) iOS Development
3 19 (30.16%) Mobile App
4 16 (25.40%) Apple Swift
4 16 (25.40%) Windows
5 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (22.22%) C#
7 13 (20.63%) E-Commerce
7 13 (20.63%) REST
8 12 (19.05%) Java
8 12 (19.05%) TDD
9 10 (15.87%) Test Automation
9 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
9 10 (15.87%) Web Services
10 9 (14.29%) Apple
10 9 (14.29%) Finance
10 9 (14.29%) Unit Testing
11 8 (12.70%) iPhone
11 8 (12.70%) Cocoa
11 8 (12.70%) .NET
11 8 (12.70%) SQL
11 8 (12.70%) Cocoa Touch
11 8 (12.70%) Mobile Development
12 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (11.11%) Scrum
12 7 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (11.11%) Software Engineering
12 7 (11.11%) JSON
13 6 (9.52%) JavaScript

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 3 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.59%) IIS
3 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.35%) MS Office
2 3 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.94%) TestFlight
3 2 (3.17%) Google Play
4 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) Internet
2 3 (4.76%) HTTP
2 3 (4.76%) MQTT
3 2 (3.17%) Bluetooth
3 2 (3.17%) SSL
3 2 (3.17%) Wireless
4 1 (1.59%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.59%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.59%) VoIP
4 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) Azure SQL Database
1 5 (7.94%) CouchDB
1 5 (7.94%) MongoDB
1 5 (7.94%) MySQL
1 5 (7.94%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.94%) Xcode
2 3 (4.76%) Calabash
3 2 (3.17%) Appium
3 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.17%) JIRA
3 2 (3.17%) Protractor
3 2 (3.17%) Robotium
3 2 (3.17%) Selenium
3 2 (3.17%) SpecFlow
3 2 (3.17%) TestLink
3 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.17%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Legal
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (58.73%) Developer
2 25 (39.68%) iOS Developer
3 12 (19.05%) Senior Developer
4 11 (17.46%) Senior iOS Developer
5 7 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Analyst
6 6 (9.52%) Designer
6 6 (9.52%) Objective-C Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Digital Designer
7 4 (6.35%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Service Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Service Desk Support
7 4 (6.35%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (4.76%) Help Desk Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Systems Support Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.63%) REST
2 10 (15.87%) Web Services
3 8 (12.70%) .NET
3 8 (12.70%) Cocoa
3 8 (12.70%) Cocoa Touch
4 7 (11.11%) JSON
5 6 (9.52%) SOAP
6 5 (7.94%) CSS
6 5 (7.94%) HTML
7 4 (6.35%) .NET Framework
7 4 (6.35%) Apache Cordova
7 4 (6.35%) Core Data
7 4 (6.35%) HTML5
7 4 (6.35%) PhoneGap
7 4 (6.35%) Sencha Touch
7 4 (6.35%) WCF
8 3 (4.76%) iOS SDK
8 3 (4.76%) UIKit
8 3 (4.76%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 2 (3.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.16%) Mobile App
2 8 (12.70%) iPhone
3 2 (3.17%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.17%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.17%) Internet of Things
3 2 (3.17%) iPad
3 2 (3.17%) User Experience
4 1 (1.59%) Animation
4 1 (1.59%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.59%) Oculus Rift
4 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (50.79%) Android
2 16 (25.40%) Windows
3 4 (6.35%) Linux
4 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.76%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.17%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.17%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.59%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (44.44%) iOS Development
2 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (20.63%) E-Commerce
4 12 (19.05%) TDD
5 10 (15.87%) Test Automation
6 9 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 8 (12.70%) Mobile Development
8 7 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (11.11%) Scrum
8 7 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 6 (9.52%) Progressive Enhancement
10 5 (7.94%) BDD
11 4 (6.35%) Android Development
11 4 (6.35%) Integration Testing
11 4 (6.35%) MVC
11 4 (6.35%) SOLID
12 3 (4.76%) Automated Testing
12 3 (4.76%) Mentoring
12 3 (4.76%) OO
12 3 (4.76%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 28 (44.44%) Objective-C
2 16 (25.40%) Apple Swift
3 14 (22.22%) C#
4 12 (19.05%) Java
5 8 (12.70%) SQL
6 6 (9.52%) JavaScript
7 5 (7.94%) Ruby
8 3 (4.76%) C
8 3 (4.76%) C++
9 2 (3.17%) PHP
9 2 (3.17%) Python
10 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) MCDST
2 1 (1.59%) MCSE
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) SLA
2 2 (3.17%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) AirWatch
2 2 (3.17%) Ansible
2 2 (3.17%) OpenAM
2 2 (3.17%) Puppet
3 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.29%) Apple
3 4 (6.35%) Sencha
4 2 (3.17%) Google
4 2 (3.17%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.59%) Citrix
5 1 (1.59%) Mitel
5 1 (1.59%) Samsung
5 1 (1.59%) Splunk
5 1 (1.59%) VMware
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