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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 1 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iOS
Rank 76 104 77
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -27
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 67 37 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.15% 1.24% 1.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.84% 5.81% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 23 21
Average daily rate
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£413 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £172 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £545 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Average hourly rate £35.00 £18.75 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +33.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.20 £16.95 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £20.55 £25.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.14 £15.00 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -33.80%
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
681 637 443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.83% 21.34% 21.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 355 233
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £153 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 87 70
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.47 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.08 £40.50 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.83%

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple iOS across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple iOS within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Bristol +41 48 £413 - 12
Somerset +12 3 - - 1
Dorset -2 3 £315 -42.72% 1
Wiltshire -13 2 £425 +88.88% 7
Devon -14 2 - -
Gloucestershire -2 1 - - 1
Cornwall - 1 - - 1
Apple iOS
England

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 65 (64.36%) iOS Development
2 52 (51.49%) Android
3 51 (50.50%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (45.54%) Objective-C
5 31 (30.69%) Mobile App
6 28 (27.72%) Windows
7 26 (25.74%) E-Commerce
7 26 (25.74%) Android Development
8 25 (24.75%) Apple Swift
9 24 (23.76%) Web Services
9 24 (23.76%) TDD
10 20 (19.80%) HTML
10 20 (19.80%) JavaScript
11 19 (18.81%) User Experience
12 18 (17.82%) CSS
12 18 (17.82%) Cocoa
13 17 (16.83%) REST
14 16 (15.84%) Windows Phone
14 16 (15.84%) Mobile Development
15 15 (14.85%) Cocoa Touch
15 15 (14.85%) Git (software)
15 15 (14.85%) HTML5
16 14 (13.86%) .NET
17 13 (12.87%) Continuous Integration
18 12 (11.88%) iOS SDK
18 12 (11.88%) Software Engineering
18 12 (11.88%) Marketing
19 11 (10.89%) SQLite
19 11 (10.89%) Scrum
19 11 (10.89%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 6 (5.94%) CMS
2 5 (4.95%) Node.js
3 1 (0.99%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (1.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.99%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.98%) SaaS
4 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.95%) Internet
2 4 (3.96%) HTTP
3 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.99%) LAN
3 1 (0.99%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.89%) SQLite
2 4 (3.96%) MySQL
3 2 (1.98%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.99%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.99%) RavenDB
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.99%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 15 (14.85%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 5 (4.95%) Cucumber
4 4 (3.96%) Xcode
5 3 (2.97%) JIRA
5 3 (2.97%) SpecFlow
5 3 (2.97%) Robotium
5 3 (2.97%) Calabash
5 3 (2.97%) Mechanoid
5 3 (2.97%) Robolectric
6 2 (1.98%) gulp
6 2 (1.98%) Grunt
6 2 (1.98%) Selenium
6 2 (1.98%) Subversion
6 2 (1.98%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.99%) JUnit
7 1 (0.99%) TestNG
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.99%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (11.88%) Marketing
2 10 (9.90%) Finance
3 9 (8.91%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.93%) Electronics
4 7 (6.93%) Manufacturing
4 7 (6.93%) Retail
5 3 (2.97%) Banking
6 2 (1.98%) Games
7 1 (0.99%) Publishing
7 1 (0.99%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 72 (71.29%) Developer
2 41 (40.59%) iOS Developer
3 14 (13.86%) Android Developer
4 13 (12.87%) Senior Developer
5 10 (9.90%) Software Engineer
6 8 (7.92%) Front-End Developer
6 8 (7.92%) Senior iOS Developer
6 8 (7.92%) Mobile Developer
7 6 (5.94%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 5 (4.95%) Senior Android Developer
9 4 (3.96%) Applications Developer
9 4 (3.96%) Web Developer
9 4 (3.96%) Tester
10 3 (2.97%) Architect
10 3 (2.97%) Lead Developer
10 3 (2.97%) Automated Tester
10 3 (2.97%) Mobile Tester
11 2 (1.98%) Digital Architect
11 2 (1.98%) AWS Developer
11 2 (1.98%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (23.76%) Web Services
2 20 (19.80%) HTML
3 18 (17.82%) CSS
3 18 (17.82%) Cocoa
4 17 (16.83%) REST
5 15 (14.85%) HTML5
5 15 (14.85%) Cocoa Touch
6 14 (13.86%) .NET
7 12 (11.88%) iOS SDK
8 11 (10.89%) CSS3
8 11 (10.89%) jQuery
9 9 (8.91%) AngularJS
10 8 (7.92%) XML
11 7 (6.93%) Backbone.js
11 7 (6.93%) Ember.js
12 6 (5.94%) Apache Cordova
12 6 (5.94%) Sass
12 6 (5.94%) SOAP
12 6 (5.94%) JSON
12 6 (5.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 31 (30.69%) Mobile App
2 19 (18.81%) User Experience
3 11 (10.89%) iPhone
4 9 (8.91%) Mobile Payment
5 7 (6.93%) iPad
5 7 (6.93%) DTV
6 6 (5.94%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.97%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.97%) FMCG
8 2 (1.98%) iSeries
8 2 (1.98%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.98%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.99%) Handset
9 1 (0.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.99%) Animation
9 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.99%) Social Network
9 1 (0.99%) Social Media
9 1 (0.99%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 52 (51.49%) Android
2 28 (27.72%) Windows
3 16 (15.84%) Windows Phone
4 8 (7.92%) Windows Phone 7
5 4 (3.96%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.98%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.98%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.99%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.99%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (64.36%) iOS Development
2 51 (50.50%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (25.74%) E-Commerce
3 26 (25.74%) Android Development
4 24 (23.76%) TDD
5 16 (15.84%) Mobile Development
6 13 (12.87%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (11.88%) Software Engineering
8 11 (10.89%) Scrum
8 11 (10.89%) API Integration
9 9 (8.91%) BDD
9 9 (8.91%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (8.91%) Unit Testing
10 8 (7.92%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (7.92%) Kanban
11 7 (6.93%) Programme Management
11 7 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (6.93%) OO
12 6 (5.94%) CRM
12 6 (5.94%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 46 (45.54%) Objective-C
2 25 (24.75%) Apple Swift
3 20 (19.80%) JavaScript
4 11 (10.89%) C#
5 10 (9.90%) Java
6 9 (8.91%) C
7 7 (6.93%) C++
8 5 (4.95%) PHP
9 4 (3.96%) Ruby
10 2 (1.98%) RPG
11 1 (0.99%) SQL
11 1 (0.99%) VB
11 1 (0.99%) Python
11 1 (0.99%) XAML
11 1 (0.99%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 4 (3.96%) SC Cleared
1 4 (3.96%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.99%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.93%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.99%) Xen
Vendors
1 8 (7.92%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (6.93%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.93%) SAP
3 6 (5.94%) Appcelerator
4 5 (4.95%) Apple
5 4 (3.96%) Google
6 3 (2.97%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.98%) VMware
7 2 (1.98%) IBM
7 2 (1.98%) Citrix
8 1 (0.99%) Symantec
8 1 (0.99%) Wyse
8 1 (0.99%) Oracle
8 1 (0.99%) Siebel
8 1 (0.99%) AppSense
8 1 (0.99%) Volantis
8 1 (0.99%) Acronis
8 1 (0.99%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.99%) Netbiscuits
8 1 (0.99%) Kony
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